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Days after Amritsar attack, suspicious men spotted in Pathankot

Days after Amritsar attack, suspicious men spotted in Pathankot

Police have cordoned the area and launched a search operation.

Nov 24, 2018, 13:15 PM IST
Amritsar grenade attack: 5-day remand for youth arrested by Punjab Police

Amritsar grenade attack: 5-day remand for youth arrested by Punjab Police

Bikramjit was produced before a court in Ajnala town, around 30km from Amritsar

Nov 22, 2018, 22:17 PM IST
Magisterial probe report on Amritsar train tragedy submitted

Magisterial probe report on Amritsar train tragedy submitted

The railways had initially refused to order a probe, saying it was a case of trespassing and not of negligence by its officials or the loco-pilot.

Nov 22, 2018, 06:34 AM IST
Pakistan's ISI behind grenade attack in Amritsar: Punjab CM Amarinder Singh

Pakistan's ISI behind grenade attack in Amritsar: Punjab CM Amarinder Singh

The CM described the grenade attack as a suspected handiwork of the ISI-backed terror modules.

Nov 21, 2018, 16:32 PM IST
Former AAP district president Suresh Sharma shot at in Amritsar

Former AAP district president Suresh Sharma shot at in Amritsar

Former district president of Aam Aadmi Party (AAP), Suresh Sharma, suffered gunshot wounds when two unidentified bike borne men fired at him at Chehertha locality in Amritsar on Tuesday evening,

Nov 20, 2018, 23:20 PM IST
Amritsar grenade attack: Police detain two students as suspects

Amritsar grenade attack: Police detain two students as suspects

Three people had died in the incident and 20 were injured.

Nov 20, 2018, 14:11 PM IST
Amritsar grenade attack 'a clear case of terrorism', we will deal with it: Punjab CM Amarinder Singh

Amritsar grenade attack 'a clear case of terrorism', we will deal with it: Punjab CM Amarinder Singh

Punjab CM also later interacted with the families of those injured in the Amritsar grenade attack.

Nov 19, 2018, 16:00 PM IST
Amritsar blast: AAP MLA accuses Army chief of orchestrating attack, regrets later

Amritsar blast: AAP MLA accuses Army chief of orchestrating attack, regrets later

Phoolka has, however, on Monday regretted over his comments saying that his statement was misunderstood.

Nov 19, 2018, 12:27 PM IST
Amritsar grenade attack likely orchestrated by 2 local youth: Sources

Amritsar grenade attack likely orchestrated by 2 local youth: Sources

Two motorcycle-borne men threw grenades on a religious congregation which left three dead and 20 injured.

Nov 19, 2018, 09:50 AM IST
Amritsar blast: Amarinder Singh to visit attack site, announces Rs 50 lakh reward for info leading to suspects' arrest

Amritsar blast: Amarinder Singh to visit attack site, announces Rs 50 lakh reward for info leading to suspects' arrest

Singh has announced a reward of Rs 50 lakh for information leading to the arrest of the suspects involved in the blast.

Nov 19, 2018, 09:41 AM IST
Punjab CM Capt Amarinder Singh condemns Amritsar attack, announces Rs 5 lakh compensation

Punjab CM Capt Amarinder Singh condemns Amritsar attack, announces Rs 5 lakh compensation

At least three people were killed while more than 10 others have been injured in an explosion at Nirankari Bhawan in Amritsar's Rajasansi village.

Nov 18, 2018, 14:41 PM IST
3 dead, 10 injured in Amritsar grenade attack, Punjab CM calls emergency meeting

3 dead, 10 injured in Amritsar grenade attack, Punjab CM calls emergency meeting

According to eyewitnesses, two to three bike-borne men carried out the grenade attack who later fled.

Nov 18, 2018, 13:04 PM IST
71 passenger trains cancelled, diverted in Punjab as farmers hold rail roko agitation

71 passenger trains cancelled, diverted in Punjab as farmers hold rail roko agitation

Nearly 250 protesters, all of a sudden, gathered at level crossing A- 82 between Dasua and Khuda Kurala stations and squatted on tracks.

Nov 18, 2018, 08:39 AM IST
Why is Chandigarh not as polluted as Delhi: Captain Amarinder Singh

Why is Chandigarh not as polluted as Delhi: Captain Amarinder Singh

"If stubble burning was responsible for Delhi’s pollution then Chandigarh’s air should have been as polluted."

Nov 17, 2018, 07:47 AM IST
Chhath Puja across rail tracks as locals in Punjab 'forget' Dussehra mishap

Chhath Puja across rail tracks as locals in Punjab 'forget' Dussehra mishap

Despite cops and local authorities urging locals to use designated level crossings, they remained adamant on crossing the rail tracks at randomly.

Nov 16, 2018, 11:14 AM IST
Punjab police launch hunt for Al-Qaeda commander Zakir Moosa

Punjab police launch hunt for Al-Qaeda commander Zakir Moosa

Zakir Moosa, as the chief of Qaeda's Kashmir unit, heads the terrorist outfit Ansar Gazwat ul Hind and is responsible for sending recruits to J&K.

Nov 16, 2018, 08:51 AM IST
Punjab on high alert after police say JeM terrorists 'sneaked in', may be headed to Delhi

Punjab on high alert after police say JeM terrorists 'sneaked in', may be headed to Delhi

The reports suggest that the terrorists entered India from the international border in Ferozepur area.

Nov 15, 2018, 18:58 PM IST
NGT fines Punjab govt Rs 50 crore over pollution in Beas and Satluj

NGT fines Punjab govt Rs 50 crore over pollution in Beas and Satluj

The NGT imposed the heavy fine on the Captain Amarinder Singh government in the state and gave it two weeks to submit the amount.

Nov 14, 2018, 16:16 PM IST
Alert sounded after four suspects loot car in Punjab's Madhopur and flee, search on

Alert sounded after four suspects loot car in Punjab's Madhopur and flee, search on

A massive search has been launched by the security forces in Punjab after the incident.

Nov 14, 2018, 10:51 AM IST
9 children fall ill in Punjab after eating fruit plucked from a tree

9 children fall ill in Punjab after eating fruit plucked from a tree

According to the parents of the children, they plucked green coloured fruit from a tree and ate it, following which they started vomiting and some of them fell unconscious.

Nov 14, 2018, 07:51 AM IST

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