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Setting a deadline for the completion of his government’s flagship programs within six months, Punjab Chief Minister Amarinder Singh on Thursday directed his Cabinet colleagues to expedite the execution of schemes. Local Bodies Minister Navjot Singh Sidhu, who is at loggerheads with the Chief Minister, was conspicuously absent from the first Cabinet meeting after last month’s parliamentary …

Navjot Singh Sidhu, the Punjab minister and the Congress’s star campaigner, continued with his spate of strikes on Prime Minister Narendra Modi. Campaigning for the Congress in Gujarat, Sidhu on Wednesday took swipes at PM Modi citing demonetization, zero-balance bank account opening scheme and the government’s push for yoga. “America ne 100 dollar bana diya, …

Disappointed at not bagging the Congress ticket from Chandigarh, the Sidhus -Punjab minister Navjot Singh Sidhu and his wife Navjot Kaur – have decided not to accept party’s offer to contest from the state. Navjot Singh Sidhu has a sprawling bungalow in Chandigarh. His wife Navjot Kaur would have been pitted against former minister Pawan …

Punjab minister Navjot Singh Sidhu said Congress’s victory in three Hindi heartland states to party chief Rahul Gandhi and said the win will change the “picture and fate” of the country. Sidhu, who had gone to visit chief minister Amarinder Singh at his residence, told reporters that now the farmers could talk about their rights. …

Punjab minister Navjot Singh Sidhu is “on the brink” of losing his voice after 17 days of critical election campaigning and has been advised “complete rest” for three to five days by doctors, the government said Thursday. Punjab’s local government, tourism, and cultural affairs minister, who has affected his vocal cords, has left an undisclosed …

‘Captain’ comment

A DAY after Punjab Local Bodies Minister Navjot Singh Sidhu’s “Captain” said, Congress leaders criticized him and supported CM Amarinder Singh. The Chief Minister’s aide and his Cabinet colleague Tripat Rajinder Singh Bajwa Saturday stated that if Sidhu does not consider Amarinder as the “captain of Punjab, then it is his moral duty to resign.” …

Navjot Singh Sidhu gets more love, respect in Pakistan than in India

Taking a look at Navjot Singh Sidhu over his “good relations” with Pakistan, Union Minister Harsimrat Kaur Badal stated that the Congress leader seems to be getting “more love and respect” from the neighboring country than in India. Talking to news agency ANI, the minister Wednesday said, “He (Imran Khan) offered him (Navjot Singh Sidhu) …

1984 Anti-Sikh riots

The Delhi High court on Wednesday upheld the jail-term of 88 people, more than 22 years after they were convicted for their indulging in the 1984 anti-Sikh riots and awarded them five-year jail term. On August 27, 1996, a sessions court had convicted 88 out of 107 people captured on November 2, 1984, for rioting, …

navjot Singh Sidhu to visit Pakistan for Kartarpur Border corridor ceremon

Pakistan’s Information Minister Fawad Chaudhry proposed on Friday that Punjab cabinet minister Navjot Singh Sidhu would visit the country to attend the groundbreaking ceremony of the Kartarpur Border corridor, according to a media report on Friday. Prime Minister Imran Khan will inaugurate the groundbreaking ceremony of the help at the crossing on the Pakistan side …