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Congmen seeking sense of belonging from Capt govt, says Ashwani Kumar

Talking about Punjab politics, Ashwani Kumar asked Captain Amarinder Singh to make his state government “more inclusive” for Congress workers.

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SAD, AAP slam Punjab CM Amarinder Singh over farm loan debt waiver issue

The Shiromani Akali Dal and Aam Aadmi Party on Sunday hit out at Chief Minister Amarinder Singh for "refusing" to extend the debt waiver scheme to all farmers. The Punjab government had said it can...

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Double blow for Amarinder Singh as close aides lose jobs

Suresh Kumar, a 1983-batch IAS officer who retired as Additional Chief Secretary in Punjab in April 2016, was hand-picked by Amarinder when he became the Chief Minister in March last year.

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Amarinder Singh says Punjab can’t extend debt waiver to more farmers, cites fund crunch, lack of ...

The Punjab government on Saturday said it cannot extend the debt waiver scheme to all farmers or waive more than Rs 2 lakh due to lack of support from the Centre coupled with bad finances inherited...

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If one jawan dies, 10 of Pakistan`s must die: Captain Amarinder Singh on ceasefire violations

NEW DELHI: Taking a strong stance against the rise of infiltration and ceasefire violations by Pakistani troops and terrorists, Punjab Chief Minister Amarinder Singh on Thursday said that Indian Ar...

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Rahul Gandhi to take final call on Rana Gurjit’s resignation: Captain Amarinder Singh

Punjab Chief Minister Amarinder Singh Tuesday said that Congress president Rahul Gandhi would take the final call on the resignation of Irrigation and Power Minister Rana Gurjit Singh. He added tha...

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Captain Amarinder Singh (born March 11, 1942) is a former Chief Minister of Punjab. He served on this post from 26 February 2002 to 1 March 2007. He is a member of Indian National Congress and was president of Punjab Pradesh Congress Committee till 6 March and was replaced by Partap Singh Bajwa.