Monday, 27 June, 2022
TopicSukhpal Singh Khaira

Topic: Sukhpal Singh Khaira

Discontent in AAP goes global, members of disbanded NRI units slam Delhi leadership

AAP's NRI members accuse the Delhi leadership of adopting 'use and throw policy', say they will now directly work for betterment of Punjab.

Arvind Kejriwal’s ‘use and throw’ policy could end up hurting him the most

Several talented leaders have been left by the wayside, say party insiders, a fact that will hit AAP hard in election year.

Some expelled, some resigned: Ashutosh joins a long list of leaders who’ve left AAP

Differences with party boss Arvind Kejriwal, 'irregularities' in ticket distribution for Delhi polls among factors that led to past exits.

AAP vs AAP: Manish Sisodia heads for Punjab as Sukhpal Singh Khaira rebellion widens

Khaira, the former Punjab leader of opposition for the Aam Aadmi Party, already has eight of the party's 20 MLAs on his side.

7 Punjab AAP MLAs raise banner of revolt, declare state unit ‘free’ from Delhi’s control

Led by former opposition leader Sukhpal Singh Khaira, the rebel MLAs say they will create a third alternative in Punjab politics.

AAP Punjab unit appears headed for a split, Khaira & supporters to reject Delhi’s control

Around 12-13 AAP MLAs are expected to be present at a meet Thursday in Bathinda, where the group will raise the issue of autonomy of the Punjab unit.

Punjab AAP rebel Khaira to meet Kejriwal today to sort out the mess in the party

Khaira, who was removed as leader of the opposition in the Punjab assembly, has the support of 8 MLAs and is rumoured to be contemplating splitting the party.

One outburst too many, Punjab AAP replaces Sukhpal Singh Khaira as leader of opposition

The decision comes in wake of Khaira taking on party's state unit chief on social media; Dalit leader Harpal Cheema to replace him

I swear upon God, I don’t know what the 2020 Khalistan referendum is: AAP leader Khaira

In a Facebook Live interview with ThePrint, Khaira talked about the ‘divisive politics’ being played by rivals in Punjab, and said Khalistan talk is a bid to divert attention from real issues.

‘I didn’t back Referendum 2020; Badal & Amarinder did anti-national acts in the past’

Punjab opposition leader Sukhpal Singh Khaira clarified that he never supported the Khalistan referendum and had no clue about it.

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Does breaking up big states boost economy? Data doesn’t back up hype, says Indian study

The study by researchers at Indira Gandhi Institute of Development Research looked at economic impact of reorganising Uttar Pradesh, Madhya Pradesh, and Bihar in the year 2000.

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Almost 4,000 enrol for IAF’s Agnipath recruitment scheme on day 1 of online registrations

These registrations pertain to the Indian Air Force's Agniveer Vayu programme. The online portal for the first phase was opened at 10 am Friday, and will close on 5 July.

With Agnipath, Modi govt’s shock & awe doctrine may have misfired a vital reform, yet again

Modi govt's biggest flaw has been its disinclination to accept limitations of electoral majorities. This ruined land acquisition and farm reform, stalled labour codes.
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