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Heroin worth Rs 25 crore seized in Amritsar

Last Updated: Tuesday, July 08, 2014, 12:35

Five kg of heroin with a street value of Rs 25 crore was seized in Amritsar district by the Special Narcotic Cell of Punjab police here on Tuesday.

Drugs worth Rs 60 crore seized in Punjab, one arrested

Last Updated: Sunday, July 06, 2014, 16:21

A person was arrested and a consignment of drugs, worth Rs 60 crore in the street market, was seized in Tarn Taran area here, police said on Sunday.

Separate Sikh panel recommended for Haryana: Bhupinder Singh Hooda

Last Updated: Tuesday, July 01, 2014, 22:55

Amid a growing controversy over the issue, Haryana Chief Minister Bhupinder Singh Hooda Tuesday said a committee set up by the state government on the issue of a separate managing committee for Haryana gurudwaras was in favour of a separate Sikh body for the purpose.

Prayers offered at Golden Temple for abducted Indians in Iraq

Last Updated: Tuesday, June 24, 2014, 12:12

People offered prayers for the abducted Indians in Iraq at the Golden Temple on Tuesday.

Parkash Singh Badal condemns clash at Golden Temple

Last Updated: Friday, June 06, 2014, 23:43

Punjab Chief Minister Parkash Singh Badal today strongly condemned a clash between two groups inside the Golden Temple premises in Amritsar.

People disenchanted with SAD-BJP: Arvind Kejriwal

Last Updated: Tuesday, June 03, 2014, 06:02

Aam Aadmi Party leader Arvind Kejriwal on Tuesday said the outcome of the recent Lok Sabha polls in Punjab showed that the people were disillusioned with the SAD-BJP government and exuded confidence his party would form the next government in the state.

Abhishek Bachchan visits `Golden Temple`!

Last Updated: Monday, June 02, 2014, 18:15

Our film stars know how to make headlines and when it`s about a holy visit, it surely cannot be missed. 'Junior B' Abhishek Bachchan recently took some time out of his busy shooting schedule and visited the Golden Temple in Amritsar.

Majithia given religious punishment for distorting `Gurbani`

Last Updated: Sunday, June 01, 2014, 12:27

The Five Takht Jathedars have pronounced religious punishment to Punjab Revenue Minister Bikramjit Singh Majithia for allegedly distorting the Gurbani while canvassing for BJP`s Amritsar candidate Arun Jaitley.

Patiala by-poll: Amarinder says Congress high-command will decide candidate

Last Updated: Sunday, June 01, 2014, 01:12

Congress leader Amarinder Singh, who will be vacating Patiala (Urban) Assembly seat as he has been elected as MP from Amritsar, on Saturday said the decision on who will contest by-election from the constituency will be taken by the party High Command.

Arun Jaitley would maintain his house in Amritsar: Harsimrat

Last Updated: Thursday, May 29, 2014, 20:08

Finance Minister Arun Jaitley would maintain his house in Amritsar and remain in touch with the people here despite losing the Lok Sabha elections from the holy city, Union Minster Harsimrat Kaur Badal said on Thursday.

Amarinder opposes `wanton slaughter` of trees in Amritsar

Last Updated: Wednesday, May 28, 2014, 19:22

Amritsar`s newly-elected MP Amarinder Singh Wednesday warned against the indiscriminate cutting of trees in the Punjab city in the name of road-widening and setting up of the Bus Rapid Transport System (BRTS), saying he would move court if this was not stopped.

Amarinder Singh resigns as Patiala MLA

Last Updated: Monday, May 26, 2014, 20:16

Former Punjab Chief Minister Amarinder Singh on Monday tendered his resignation as Patiala MLA to Assembly Speaker Charanjit Singh Atwal, after his election to Lok Sabha from Amritsar.