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Saturday, Oct 19, 2019
Sukhdeep Kaur

Sukhdeep Kaur


Sukhdeep Kaur is an assistant editor with the Punjab bureau. She covers politics, social issues and special projects, including on-the-ground reporting during critical situations.

articles by Sukhdeep Kaur (780 results)
Apr 04, 2019 09:20
Punjab minister Navjot Singh Sidhu says his party -Congress- consulted him and his wife Navjot Kaur on Amritsar seat, but they refused to contest. read more
Apr 03, 2019 02:26
All four sitting MPs have been renominated from their seats. Punjab Congress chief Sunil Jakhar has been fielded from Gurdaspur and Ravneet Bittu from Ludhiana. Santokh Chaudhary and Gurjit Aujla will fight from Jalandhar and Amritsar, respectively. read more
Mar 29, 2019 22:33
Three district party chiefs write to Rahul seeking Anandpur Sahib ticket for Jat Sikh amid reports of Manish Tewari’s likely candidature from seat; besides Jakhar, party looks at Ferozepur, Anandpur Sahib, Sangrur and Bathinda to field second Hindu ... read more
Mar 27, 2019 13:34
No party has won twice in a row in Anandpur Sahib Lok Sabha constituency since the last five elections. read more
Mar 27, 2019 13:09
Punjab’s average monthly household income is Rs 16,000, higher than eligibility threshold of Rs 12,000. read more
Mar 20, 2019 12:55
A senior Congress leader said the party is willing to concede just one parliamentary seat, Sangrur, to AAP. The party does not have a formidable contender there and the AAP needs the seat to field its state president Bhagwant Mann. read more
Mar 19, 2019 14:15
In 2014 parliamentary polls, the party had fielded three Hindus — Ambika Soni from Anandpur Sahib, Sunil Jakhar from Ferozepur and Vijay Inder Singla from Sangrur. All three had lost in three-way split of votes with the entry of the Aam Aadmi Party ... read more
Mar 11, 2019 09:21
Lok Sabha Elections 2019: Punjab chief minister Captain Amarinder Singh, state party chief Sunil Jakhar and general secretary in-charge of Punjab affairs Asha Kumari met former prime minister Manmohan Singh at his residence in New Delhi on Sunday evening... read more
Mar 07, 2019 08:44
Lok Sabha elections: Though a political rally, Rahul will hand over debt waiver certificates to landless farmers and labourers. But party leaders say the rally theme is likely to be “jawan” not “kisan”. read more
Mar 03, 2019 11:31
Rahul Gandhi was to sound the poll bugle for the Lok Sabha elections in Punjab with launch of debt relief scheme for farm labourers and landless farmers, approved by the state cabinet on Saturday. read more
Mar 02, 2019 11:33
The cricketer-turned-politician crossed the mark of 5 lakh followers on Thursday, more than three months after reactivating his account. By Friday, the number had jumped to 5.14 lakh. He has beaten chief minister Amarinder Singh, who joined the site... read more
Mar 01, 2019 14:24
Lok Sabha Elections 2019: Though credited with starting Adampur-Delhi daily flights and four-laning highways to Hoshiarpur, BJP MP from Hoshiarpur and Union minister Vijay Sampla is criticised for being missing from his constituency after he becoming... read more
Feb 26, 2019 13:51
Along with the The Punjab Legislative Assembly (Salaries and Allowances of Members) Amendment Bill , the assembly passed three more bills, including the one to hike the stamp duty. read more
Feb 23, 2019 23:52
Manmohan Singh’s term in the Rajya Sabha is ending on June 14 this year. The term of another Congress Rajya MP, Santiuse Kujur, also elected from Assam, will end at the same time. read more
Feb 18, 2019 22:43
Ministers accuse own govt of ‘colluding’ with Akalis; cornered over Pulwama remark, Sidhu dubs Majithia ‘a smuggler, a thief’; AAP asks CM to quit saying his colleagues accused him of shielding ex-minister. read more