Election 2017

Aam Aadmi Party holds statewide demonstrations against Demonetization

Punjab News Express/Satinder Bains
CHANDIGARH: Aam Aadmi Party on Saturday held demonstrations at the various places in Punjab against Modi government's decision of demonetization. AAP asked centre government to show the complete data of black money received by government after the implementation of demonization in country.

Mann hits back at Amarinder, asks him to learn patience and decorum

AAP is confident to sweep assembly elections, says Mann
CHANDIGARH: Aam Aadmi Party(AAP) MP and campaign committee chairman Bhagwant Mann today hits back at PPCC president Capt Amarinder Singh for trying to teach EC rules to others and told him to learn little patience and decorum.

AAP asks EC to impose restrictions on all activities within compound where EVMs are stored

Punjab News Express
CHANDIGARH : Aam Aadmi Party(AAP) today appealed to Chief Electoral Officer(CEO) Punjab to completely restrict any sort of activity within the compound where Electronic Voting Machines(EVMs) are stored in the state.

EC's 'third eye' monitoring UP polls

Punjab News Express
 As voting got underway in Uttar Pradesh on Saturday, the Election Commission is extensively using information technology to ensure free and fair polling, an official said.

Priyanka Gandhi to campaign in Amethi, Rae Bareli

Punjab News Express
LUCKNOW : Priyanka Gandhi Vadra, daughter of Congress President Sonia Gandhi will kick off her campaign in Uttar Pradesh's Amethi and Rae Bareli towns from February 13, a party leader said on Friday.

Re-poll begins in 5 Punjab districts

Punjab News Express
CHANDIGARH : Voting in 48 polling stations in five districts in Punjab began on Thursday morning following re-polling announced by the Election Commission (EC).

Police arrest three congress leaders with liquor, alluring voters

Punjab News Express/Jagmohan Singh
AMRITSAR: Police has arrested three Congress leaeers, alleged supporters of Congress candidate Lalli Majithia, for allegedly alluring voters in favour of Congress party in the Majitha assembly constituency.

Overwhelmed, Kejriwal says after election

Punjab News Express
NEW DELHI: Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal has thanked everyone who worked for the AAP in Punjab and Goa, saying he was feeling

Navjot Sidhu and his family violate Election commission’s norms

Punjab News Express/Jagmohan Singh
AMRITSAR: Cricketer turned politician who remained four times MP including one time from Rajya Sabha now contesting elections from Amritsar East Assembly on Congress ticket today violated norms laid down by the Election Commission of India as he entered in the polling booth premisesalong with his vehicles.

'Spineless' EC has surrendered to Modi: Kejriwal

Punjab News Express
NEW DELHI: Calling it "spineless", Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal on Saturday alleged that the Election Commission has "completely surrendered" before Prime Minister Narendra Modi.

Capt Amarinder Thanks voters for turning out in large numbers & ensuring peaceful polls

Punjab News Express
PATIALA: Thanking the voters of Punjab for ensuring peaceful elections, Punjab Congress president Captain Amarinder Singh on Saturdaysaid the people had given their mandate for peace and stability, while rejecting all disruptive and destructive forces.

Neha Joshi a young teacher and many others protest deletion of their votes

Punjab News Express/Satinder Bains
ANANDPUR SAHIB: Many young voters have have complained to the Election Commission that their votes were deleted without any reasons and without any notice. There are hundreds of such youth who were not able to cast their votes. he EC has received many such complaints.

About 60 percent voting reported in Punjab till 3 PM, high polling expected

Punjab News Express
CHANDIGARH: High poll percentage is expected in Punjab for the 117 seats of assembly, voring for which is in progress. Till 3 PM about 60 percent voting was reported from various constituencies.

Punjab polls 23% votes in 4 hours

Punjab News Express
CHANDIGARH : Over 23 per cent of Punjab's 1.98 crore voters on Saturday cast their votes in the first four hours in the polls for the 117 assembly seats, election officials said here.

Goa polls underway, 15% in first 2 hours

Punjab News Express
PANAJI : Goa recorded 15 per cent voting in the first two hours, since polling began at 7 a.m., on Saturday for the state's 40 assembly seats, election officials said.

Badal family casts vote in native village

Punjab News Express
 Punjab Chief Minister Parkash Singh Badal, his son and Deputy Chief Minister Sukhbir Singh Badal and daughter-in-law and Union Minister Harsimrat Kaur Badal cast their vote on Saturday in Badal village.

Modi urges youth to vote in Goa and Punjab

Punjab News Express
NEW DELHI : Prime Minister Narendra Modi urged the people, particularly the youth, to vote as Goa and Punjab went to polls on Saturday.

Arvind Kejriwal urges Punjab to vote

Punjab News Express
NEW DELHI: Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal whose Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) is counting on the voters of Punjab, on Saturday urged the people in the state to go out and vote.

Punjab braves chill, 11% votes in two hours

Punjab News Express
CHANDIGARH: Braving the winter chill, thousands of voters turned out on Saturday morning to cast their vote for the Punjab assembly elections.