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Open dialogue with Gurdas Badal

Open dialogue with Gurdas Badal
This is a 5 part interview with S. Gurdas Singh Badal covering variety of topics and current political situation in Punjab. Part 1 of 5 Part 2 of 5 Part 3 of 5 Part 4 of 5 Part 5 of 5    Read More →

I rate Badal as a wicked politician

I rate Badal as a wicked politician
HT: What role do you see for yourself in Punjab politics? Barnala: My role at this stage is that of a guide. I am patron of the Sanjha Morcha. Though I will not contest the assembly elections, I may still go out to campaign against the SAD. One thing is for sure: I am not going to retire from politics.   Do you think there is scope for a third front? Such attempts made in the past have... 

Decision not a setback to Morcha: Manpreet

  As the Bahujan Samaj Party its decision to go it alone in the Punjab polls, the third front headed by People’s Party of Punjab, Manpreet Badal suffered yet another jolt in the crucial pre-poll month. Manpreet, who was hoping to emerge as an alternative to ruling Akali Dal-BJP alliance and the Congress by bringing all the other parties in the poll fray together, on Monday said the decision... 

What You Must Know About Punjab Pollls

Now that D-day has been announced, HT takes forward its cutting edge election coverage by bringing you a ready reckoner on Punjab Assembly elections and previous ones too. All that you wanted to know about electoral politics of Punjab – facts, figures, personalities, prespective and what have you – all packed in two pages. What will be the key factors? Who will be the main players in this... 
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NAPA meet flays threat calls to NRIs

  CHANDIGARH: Alarmed by the ripples created by the threat calls and messages received by a certain section of NRI Punjabi community in the US, UK and Canada, senior leaders from PPP, Congress and Left on Saturday launched a scathing three-pronged attack on the ruling state government for shaking the confidence of the NRI electorate.   TOI on Friday had reported threat calls made by some... 

Triangular contest on cards in most Punjab seats

  Chandigarh: As the Election Commission advanced the date of the elections for Punjab's 117 Assembly seats to January 30, against the expected date of mid-February, the main players in the state's political arena have been forced to step up the gas.    This time, instead of the direct contest between the ruling Shiromani Akali Dal-Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) combine and the... 

Do not vote in Punjab, NRIs threatened

  CHANDIGARH: "Why are you doing research work on cancer in Malwa and pasting links on your website? Why are you distributing reports to NRIs against the government? We heard you are coming to Punjab. Step back and stay away from the elections," — screamed a caller last week to a California-based NRI Sukhi Chahal, who runs a website    Livermore-based... 
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ਤੀਜੇ ਮੋਰਚੇ ਦੀ ਸਰਕਾਰ ਬਣਨ ‘ਤੇ ਤਰੱਕੀ ਦਾ ਮੂੰਹ ਮਾਝੇ ਦੇ ਸਰਹੱਦੀ ਖੇਤਰ ਵਲੋਂ ਖੋਲ੍ਹਾਂਗੇ : ਮਨਪ੍ਰੀਤ ਬਾਦਲ

ਤੀਜੇ ਮੋਰਚੇ ਦੀ ਸਰਕਾਰ ਬਣਨ 'ਤੇ ਤਰੱਕੀ ਦਾ ਮੂੰਹ ਮਾਝੇ ਦੇ ਸਰਹੱਦੀ ਖੇਤਰ ਵਲੋਂ ਖੋਲ੍ਹਾਂਗੇ : ਮਨਪ੍ਰੀਤ ਬਾਦਲ
  ਭਿਖੀਵਿੰਡ, 23 ਦਸੰਬਰ (ਅਮਨ, ਸੁਖਚੈਨ, ਰਾਜੀਵ, ਬੱਬੂ)- ਅੱਜ ਤੋਂ ਪੂਰੇ ਦੋ ਮਹੀਨਿਆਂ ਬਾਅਦ ਪੰਜਾਬ ਦੀ ਤਰੱਕੀ ਦਾ ਰਾਹ ਕੰਢਿਆਂ ਵਾਲੀ ਤਾਰ ਤੋਂ ਖੋਲ੍ਹਾਂਗੇ ਅਤੇ ਪਾਣੀ ਪੱਛਾ ਵਗੇਗਾ ਤੇ ਮੈਂ ਤੁਹਾਡੇ... 

Manpreet Badal at PPP meeting in Mohali

Manpreet Badal addressing attendees at PPP meeting in Mohali office. httpvp://  Read More →
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