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No ‘sweet’ exchange this Eid at Indo-Pak border as tension simmers

According to sources, Pakistani rangers showed interest in going ahead with the ritual, but BSF was in a denial mode.

16 Jun 2018 1:29 PM

No biscuit distribution: VK Singh on exgratia for Indians killed in Iraq

When asked about whether it was the centre or state govt responsible to compensate the families, Singh said, 'It is India's responsibility.'

02 Apr 2018 8:01 PM

Punjab: Man working as spy for Pak's ISI held; maps, Army training manuals seized

The accused has been booked under the provisions of the Official Secrets Act, and Section 120-B of the IPC.

30 Mar 2018 10:52 AM

Pyarelal Wadali, one half of Sufi singers Wadali Brothers, dies of cardiac arrest

One of the singers of the legendary Sufi set Wadali Brothers, passed away in Amritsar on Friday after a cardiac arrest.

09 Mar 2018 11:59 AM

Canada does not support separatists: Trudeau tells Amarinder Singh

Justin Trudeau on Wednesday sought to dispel perceptions his administration is too close to Sikh separatists, officials said,

21 Feb 2018 8:46 PM

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Punjab CM Amarinder Singh meets Justin Trudeau, raises Khalistan issue

Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau will meet his Indian counterpart, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Friday.

21 Feb 2018 4:10 PM

Punjab CM Amarinder Singh looks forward to meet Canadian PM Justin Trudeau

The Punjab chief minister would be the first major leader to meet the visiting prime minister Justin Trudeau.

19 Feb 2018 7:04 PM

Rafale deal neither overpriced nor controversial: Air Force Chief Dhanoa

The IAF chief's statement comes days after Congress party said that a 'huge scam' was brewing in the Centre over the deal.

16 Nov 2017 9:33 PM

Decade-long wait: Pakistani sisters released from Amritsar Central jail

The two ladies were nabbed by the Indian security agencies on smuggling charges.

02 Nov 2017 2:47 PM

Missing Indians’ kin provide DNA samples, says Iraq

The families told reporters they had no idea why their DNA samples were collected and that the officials did not give them any reason either.

29 Oct 2017 1:22 AM

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Kin of 39 Indians missing in Iraq asked to undergo DNA tests

In 2014, 39 Indian labourers, mostly from Punjab, were reportedly taken hostage by ISIS when it overran Iraq's Mosul.

21 Oct 2017 9:49 PM

Demonetisation was not needed at all: Manmohan Singh

Singh adds demonetisation was not successful in any civilised country, except some Latin American nation.

23 Sep 2017 11:36 AM

2 Pak intruders refuse to surrender, shot dead along border in Amritsar

The two Pakistani intruders were shot dead when they ignored warnings and kept marching towards BSF troops aggressively.

20 Sep 2017 4:02 PM

Petrol, diesel prices may come down by Diwali: Pradhan

Petroleum Minister adds prices of refinery oil went up because US floods curtailed oil production by 13 per cent.

19 Sep 2017 10:47 AM

SGPC alleges Tarak Mehta Ka Ooltah Chashma hurt Sikh sentiments, demands ban

It has allegedly hurt the community by depicting a living character of tenth Sikh Guru Gobind Singh, which was

17 Sep 2017 10:17 AM

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Independence Day at Wagah-Attari border: Pak, India exchange sweets

Additionally, persuading the development of an India in the backdrop of today’s youth, Narendra Modi urged the formation of a 'New India'.

15 Aug 2017 12:28 PM

Indian national forced to marry Pakistani man at gunpoint returns to India

Uzma was provided security by the Pakistani police till the Wagah Border crossin.

25 May 2017 11:13 AM

Amritsar Police busts terrorist module, arrests 2

The Amritsar Police also recovered MP-9 type modified rifle and five grenades.

21 May 2017 9:22 PM

Amritsar: Shoe hurled at former Punjab minister Bikram Singh Majithia

While raising slogans against Majithia, they held him accountable for drug menace in the state, police said.

21 May 2017 11:13 AM

BSF spot suspicious movement, shoot Pakistani intruder in Gurdaspur

The official said that the area where the incident took place is surrounded by the Ravi River from three sides.

15 May 2017 11:13 AM

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