Navjot Singh Sidhu(Search results - 34)
Top StoriesSep 20, 2021, 11:59 AM IST
Charanjit Singh Channi sworn-in as Punjab Chief Minister, two deputies take oath
Congress leader Rahul Gandhi and Punjab Congress president Navjot Singh Sidhu who were present at the swearing-in ceremony congratulated Charanjit Singh Channi on becoming the new Punjab CM.
Top StoriesSep 20, 2021, 11:44 AM IST
Sunil Jakhar ‘baffled’ by Harish Rawat's ‘Sidhu to lead Punjab polls’ statement; BJP says 'insult to Dalits'
In a shocking development ahead of Channi’s swearing-in ceremony, Former Punjab Congress chief Sunil Jakhar on Monday hit out at party’s state in-charge Harish Rawat over his statement announcing that election in the state would be led by Navjot Singh Sidhu.
Top StoriesSep 19, 2021, 3:29 PM IST
Sukhjinder Singh Randhawa likely to be next Punjab Chief Minister: Sources
Randhawa, known to be a strong anti-Captain voice in the state had played a significant part of the rebellion against Amarinder Singh alongside PPCC president Navjot Singh Sidhu.
Top StoriesSep 18, 2021, 7:27 PM IST
'High Command to take final decision' after Punjab Congress passes 2 resolutions
Addressing the media, Rawat said they had sent two resolutions to party high command passed in Congress Legislative Party today. They are waiting for the party high command's decision.
Top StoriesSep 18, 2021, 7:04 PM IST
'Incompetent man': Captain Amarinder Singh says won't accept Sidhu's name as his successor
Further taking a dig, he called Sidhu an 'incompetent man' and said he would be 'disaster'. He further said that he would oppose Sidhu's name for the next chief minister.
Top StoriesSep 18, 2021, 4:45 PM IST
'Feels humiliated': Captain Amarinder Singh resigns as Chief Minister of Punjab
The development comes after various reports surfaced stating that Captain was believed to 'tell his friends that he 'can not continue with the humiliation'.
Top StoriesSep 18, 2021, 12:42 PM IST
Leadership change in Punjab? Leaders arrive in state ahead of key MLA meeting today
The gathering might cause Chief Minister Amarinder Singh problems, targeted by groups who want him removed from power. The Chief Minister is said to be visiting his loyalist MLAs at his home in Mohali before the significant meeting.
Top StoriesAug 27, 2021, 5:33 PM IST
Punjab Congress chief Navjot Singh‘s advisor steps down over social media posts
In a statement posted on his Facebook page, Mali said, "I humbly submit that I withdraw my consent given for tendering suggestions to Navjot Singh Sidhu".
India NewsAug 23, 2021, 8:56 AM IST
Navjot Singh Sidhu's advisors echo Pakistan's views on Kashmir, get slammed
Reacting to a news report which said that Punjab Chief Minister Captain Amarinder Singh had warned Sidhu's advisors against making any statements on sensitive matters, BJP National Spokesperson Sambit Patra sought clarification from Rahul Gandhi about the pro-Pakistan statements being made by members of his party.
PoliticsJul 23, 2021, 2:51 PM IST
Navjot Singh Sidhu takes charge as Punjab Congress chief, ‘I have thick skin, those who oppose me, improve me’
After taking charge at the state Congress headquarters, Sidhu was in form and said there was no difference between an ordinary worker of the party and its state unit chief.
Top StoriesJul 23, 2021, 11:34 AM IST
Calling truce, Punjab CM Singh meets Navjot Sidhu, sip tea ahead of coronation of state Congress chief
Punjab Chief Minister Captain Amarinder Singh on Friday met Navjot Singh Sidhu at Punjab Bhawan in Chandigarh ahead of a ceremony to appoint the cricketer-turned-politician as the chief of the Congress' state unit.
PoliticsJul 21, 2021, 1:12 PM IST
Navjot Singh Sidhu’s show of strength at Golden Temple, Punjab CM Amarinder Singh snubbed
In what seemed to be an attempt of show of strength, Navjot Singh Sidhu invited around 50 MLAs and Ministers for his visit to the temple and the suspense over a possible truce between Punjab Chief Minister Amarinder Singh and him deepened further.
Top StoriesJul 20, 2021, 1:46 PM IST
Navjot Singh Sidhu shown black flags by protesting farmers in Punjab
"The protesters wanted to question Sidhu. The Congress leaders were on the other side and wanted to avoid clashes. No lathicharge was done," Avtar Singh, SHO Banga was quoted as saying by ANI.
Top StoriesJul 19, 2021, 9:52 AM IST
Sonia Gandhi appoints Navjot Sidhu as Punjab Congress chief, snubs Amarinder Singh
Meanwhile, Gandhi also appointed four working presidents to assist Sidhu in the run-up to the next Assembly elections.
PoliticsJul 16, 2021, 6:18 PM IST
Congress' Punjab crisis: CM Amarinder wants 'Hindu' to lead state Congress unit, Manish Tewari joins chorus
A day after Congress party decided to make Navjot Sidhu as Punjab Congress Committee chief to ease the tension between warring CM Capt Amarinder Singh and Navjot Singh Sidhu, tension still prevails as CM pushed 'Hindu' name for the top post, thereby an attempt to scuttle Sidhu's efforts to get the top post.