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  • Amarinder Singh, Sunil Jakhar made BJP national executive members Dec 02, 2022 04:09 PM IST

    Amarinder Singh, Sunil Jakhar made BJP national executive members

    Madan Kaushik, Vishnu Deo Sai, its former presidents of Uttarakhand and Chhattisgarh respectively, Rana Gurmit Singh Sodhi, Manoranjan Kalia and Amanjot Kaur Ramoowalia, all three from Punjab, have been made special invitees to the national executive, it added.

  • We have seen Congress, now it's time to join party which has been doing so much for country: Amarinder Singh Sep 19, 2022 07:11 PM IST

    We have seen Congress, now it's time to join party which has been doing so much for country: Amarinder Singh

    Singh also merged his newly formed Punjab Lok Congress (PLC) with the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP).

  • Former Punjab CM Amarinder Singh set to join BJP; his son, daughter to follow suit Sep 19, 2022 12:19 PM IST

    Former Punjab CM Amarinder Singh set to join BJP; his son, daughter to follow suit

    The 80-year-old Singh will also merge his newly formed Punjab Lok Congress (PLC) with the BJP. Singh had floated the PLC last year after quitting the Congress following his unceremonious exit as chief minister.

  • Former Punjab CM Amarinder Singh to join BJP on September 19 Sep 16, 2022 04:55 PM IST

    Former Punjab CM Amarinder Singh to join BJP on September 19

    Singh will also merge his newly formed party with the BJP

  • Captain Amarinder Singh condemns hanging Khalistan flags at HP Assembly gate May 08, 2022 02:20 PM IST

    Captain Amarinder Singh condemns hanging Khalistan flags at HP Assembly gate

    "Urge the Himachal Pradesh CMO to take strict action against the perpetrators," Singh said in a tweet.

  • Gandhis entirely to blame for Congress rout in Punjab: Amarinder Singh Mar 14, 2022 06:12 PM IST

    Gandhis entirely to blame for Congress rout in Punjab: Amarinder Singh

    In a statement a day after the Congress Working Committee (CWC) took stock of the drubbing received by the party in five states, Amarinder Singh took digs at the pompous state Congress president Navjot Singh Sidhu and the corrupt Charanjit Singh Channi, who replaced him as CM.

  • Punjab Assembly elections results 2022: Heavyweights Navjot Sidhu, CM Channi, Amarinder Singh trailing Mar 10, 2022 11:27 AM IST

    Punjab Assembly elections results 2022: Heavyweights Navjot Sidhu, CM Channi, Amarinder Singh trailing

    Navjot Singh Sidhu is trailing from Amritsar East, Amarinder Singh is trailing in Patiala Urban and Chief Minister Charanjit Singh Channi is trailing from Chamkaur Sahib and Bhadaur.

  • Punjab assembly election 2022: Candidates whose wealth rose the most in 5 years Feb 20, 2022 09:04 AM IST

    Punjab assembly election 2022: Candidates whose wealth rose the most in 5 years

    Punjab election 2022: The biggest gainer has been Shiromani Akali Dal President Sukhbir Singh Badal, whose assets have increased by Rs 100 crore.

  • Punjab Polls: Congress MP Preneet Kaur attends BJP poll meet, seeks votes for husband Amarinder Singh Feb 13, 2022 07:47 AM IST

    Punjab Polls: Congress MP Preneet Kaur attends BJP poll meet, seeks votes for husband Amarinder Singh

    The Congress had in November last year issued her a show-cause notice seeking an explanation from her for alleged "anti-party activities".

  • Punjab elections 2022: Seat-sharing pact inked, BJP to contest 65 seats, Captain's party 37 Jan 24, 2022 04:51 PM IST

    Punjab elections 2022: Seat-sharing pact inked, BJP to contest 65 seats, Captain's party 37

    "This election is for stability and safety. Our motto is to bring back Punjab on track," BJP president JP Nadda said while announcing the seat-sharing pact.

  • Former Punjab CM Amarinder Singh tests positive for COVID-19 Jan 12, 2022 01:09 PM IST

    Former Punjab CM Amarinder Singh tests positive for COVID-19

    A few days ago, Amarinder Singh’s wife and Congress MP from Patiala, Preneet Kaur had tested positive for the infection.

  • PM security breach: Amarinder Singh calls for President's rule in Punjab Jan 05, 2022 05:54 PM IST

    PM security breach: Amarinder Singh calls for President's rule in Punjab

    Amarinder Singh said Channi government had utterly failed in ensuring law and order in the state.

  • Amarinder Singh meets with Amit Shah, J P Nadda in Delhi Dec 27, 2021 11:55 AM IST

    Amarinder Singh meets with Amit Shah, J P Nadda in Delhi

    The BJP has announced that it will contest the Punjab assembly polls in alliance with Singh’s party. The meeting is underway at Shah’s residence where all three are present.

  • Ex-Punjab CM Amarinder Singh, BJP confirm alliance for upcoming assembly elections Dec 17, 2021 05:22 PM IST

    Ex-Punjab CM Amarinder Singh, BJP confirm alliance for upcoming assembly elections

    The seat-sharing pact would be decided later after discussing all the factors including winnability of the prospective candidates, Singh told reporters, with Union Minister and BJP's Punjab in-charge Gajendra Singh Shekhawat by his side.

  • Punjab Assembly polls: How well has Captain Amarinder Singh read the pitch? Dec 08, 2021 01:22 PM IST

    Punjab Assembly polls: How well has Captain Amarinder Singh read the pitch?

    Early indications suggest a three-way race in Punjab involving the Congress, SAD-BSP combine, and Aam Aadmi Party. However, by teaming up, Captain Amarinder Singh’s Punjab Lok Congress and the BJP could upset the equations in this multi-cornered contest

  • Former Punjab CM Amarinder Singh opens his party office in Chandigarh Dec 06, 2021 04:12 PM IST

    Former Punjab CM Amarinder Singh opens his party office in Chandigarh

    Amarinder Singh quit the Congress and launched his Punjab Lok Congress after his unceremonious exit as the Punjab chief minister in September.

  • Will form next govt in Punjab with BJP, breakaway Akali faction: Amarinder Singh Nov 29, 2021 05:19 PM IST

    Will form next govt in Punjab with BJP, breakaway Akali faction: Amarinder Singh

    Amarinder Singh described his meeting with the Haryana CM a courtesy call.

  • Captain Amarinder Singh meets Haryana CM Manohar Lal Khattar Nov 29, 2021 03:06 PM IST

    Captain Amarinder Singh meets Haryana CM Manohar Lal Khattar

    The meeting comes on a day when a bill to repeal the three contentious farm laws, against which farmers have been protesting for over a year, was passed by the Lok Sabha.

  • Congress show-cause notice to Amarinder Singh's wife Preneet Kaur over 'anti-party activities' Nov 25, 2021 09:27 AM IST

    Congress show-cause notice to Amarinder Singh's wife Preneet Kaur over 'anti-party activities'

    Issuing the notice to Kaur, Congress leader Harish Choudhary, the in-charge of party’s Punjab affairs, wrote, "For the last many days, we are continuously receiving reports from Congress workers, MLAs, leaders from Patiala and the media about your anti-party activities."

  • Punjab Elections 2022 | Ex-CM Amarinder Singh to contest from stronghold Patiala Nov 21, 2021 05:30 PM IST

    Punjab Elections 2022 | Ex-CM Amarinder Singh to contest from stronghold Patiala

    Amarinder Singh, who led the Congress to a two-third majority victory in the 2017 polls, resigned as the chief minister in September following a bitter intraparty feud between him and Congress' Punjab unit chief Navjot Singh Sidhu.

  • Former Punjab CM Amarinder Singh thanks PM Modi for announcement of repealing farm laws Nov 19, 2021 10:10 AM IST

    Former Punjab CM Amarinder Singh thanks PM Modi for announcement of repealing farm laws

    Modi on Friday announced that the government has decided to repeal the three farm laws, which were at the centre of protests by farmers for the past year.

  • Navjot Singh Sidhu, Amarinder Singh urge Centre to reopen Kartarpur Corridor Nov 16, 2021 01:46 PM IST

    Navjot Singh Sidhu, Amarinder Singh urge Centre to reopen Kartarpur Corridor

    The Kartarpur Corridor links Gurdwara Darbar Sahib in Pakistan, the final resting place of Sikhism founder Guru Nanak Dev, to Dera Baba Nanak shrine in Gurdaspur district.

  • Amarinder Singh 'coward', 'crybaby', says Navjot Singh Sidhu Nov 03, 2021 08:23 PM IST

    Amarinder Singh 'coward', 'crybaby', says Navjot Singh Sidhu

    Sidhu also dubbed the former CM as a "spent cartridge" and a "dying duck in a thurderstrom, a lost cause", a day after the veteran leader resigned from the Congress and announced the name of his party, Lok Punjab Congress.

  • Captain Amarinder Singh junks reports of backend talks with Congress, says time for rapprochement over Oct 30, 2021 06:45 PM IST

    Captain Amarinder Singh junks reports of backend talks with Congress, says time for rapprochement over

    Captain Amarinder Singh’s aide Raveen Thukral has quoted him as saying: “Reports of backend talks with Congress are incorrect. The time for rapprochement is over. I am grateful to Sonia Gandhi ji for her support but will not stay in Congress now.”

  • Amarinder-Shah meeting over farm laws postponed Oct 28, 2021 08:38 PM IST

    Amarinder-Shah meeting over farm laws postponed

    Singh was supposed to meet the Union home minister to discuss possible solutions to the ongoing farmers' stir against the Centre's three farm laws.