Gurdaspur

Rape accused Punjab ex-minister surrenders, sent to police remand

Former Shiromani Akali Dal Minister Sucha Singh Langah, who is facing rape and cheating charges, was on Wednesday sent to police remand till October 9.

Oct 04, 2017, 17:20 PM IST
14 nominations filed for Gurdaspur bypoll; 9 on last day

14 nominations filed for Gurdaspur bypoll; 9 on last day

Scrutiny of nomination papers will be done on September 25 and the last for withdrawal of candidature is September 27.

Sep 22, 2017, 23:56 PM IST
Gurdaspur AAP candidate's gunman goes on shooting spree, none hurt

Gurdaspur AAP candidate's gunman goes on shooting spree, none hurt

The shooting led to damage to vehicles, including a Mahindra XUV and a Scorpio SUV. While the vehicles` windshields and window panes were smashed, their bodies had big holes from the bullets.

Sep 21, 2017, 20:09 PM IST
Amarinder Singh announces 50,000 jobs for youths, Punjab govt to organise 'Rozgar Melas'

Amarinder Singh announces 50,000 jobs for youths, Punjab govt to organise 'Rozgar Melas'

Punjab Chief Minister Captain Amarinder Singh on Tuesday announced that his government will provide jobs to 50,000 youth in the first phase of the 'Ghar Ghar Mein Naukri' scheme.

Aug 17, 2017, 08:28 AM IST
On 70th Independence Day, Punjab's Amarinder Singh announces development projects for Gurdaspur

On 70th Independence Day, Punjab's Amarinder Singh announces development projects for Gurdaspur

The Chief Minister also announced air connectivity to Pathankot, with flights set to be operational by September 30 this year.

Aug 15, 2017, 16:26 PM IST
Woman intruder shot dead by BSF in Punjab, Pakistan refuses to accept body

Woman intruder shot dead by BSF in Punjab, Pakistan refuses to accept body

A woman intruder from Pakistan was shot dead by BSF troopers in the early hours of Monday in Punjab`s frontier district of Gurdaspur, a senior officer said.

May 15, 2017, 19:07 PM IST

Pathankot attack martyr's brother, wife thrashed in Gurdaspur

Hardip Singh and his wife, Kulwinder Kaur, were beaten up outside a shop in an area falling under Bhaini Mian Khan Police Station on May 13.

May 15, 2017, 11:45 AM IST
Rishi Kapoor slams current generation actors for not attending Vinod Khanna’s last rites

Rishi Kapoor slams current generation actors for not attending Vinod Khanna’s last rites

Rishi Kapoor, who had shared screen space with late Vinod Khanna, said that today’s generation must learn to respect.

Apr 28, 2017, 08:37 AM IST
Pakistani intruder shot dead by BSF along IB in Punjab's Gurdaspur

Pakistani intruder shot dead by BSF along IB in Punjab's Gurdaspur

The Border Security Force (BSF) personnel on Monday shot dead a suspected Pakistani intruder along the International Border in Punjab in the wee hours on Monday.

Mar 27, 2017, 09:08 AM IST
Ahead of Indus water talks with Pak, India restarts stalled Shahpur Kandi dam project

Ahead of Indus water talks with Pak, India restarts stalled Shahpur Kandi dam project

The Centre has persuaded Punjab and Jammu and Kashmir to resume work on the stalled Shahpur Kandi dam project, which comes under the Indus Water Treaty, thus helping India utilise its rights on eastern rivers of the basin.

Mar 04, 2017, 14:24 PM IST

International conference of Ahmadiyya Muslim Community begins in Gurdaspur

The 122nd International conference of the Ahmadiyya Muslim Community began at Qadian town here.

Dec 26, 2016, 19:53 PM IST
Dalit killed with sharp-edged weapon in Punjab, leg chopped off

Dalit killed with sharp-edged weapon in Punjab, leg chopped off

A 20-year-old Dalit youth, allegedly involved in illicit liquor trade, was tortured to death and his leg chopped off by rivals, drawing condemnation from the opposition Congress, which alleged the perpetrators had links to the ruling Akali Dal.

Oct 12, 2016, 18:32 PM IST

Security alert: Punjab Police writes to Centre, asks for additional 15 companies

The Punjab Police have written to the Centre asking for additional 15 companies in wake of security alert due to the firing at Gurdaspur that took place on Monday.

Oct 04, 2016, 11:52 AM IST
HIGH ALERT! BSF seizes Pakistani boat in Punjab's Gurdaspur; search operations underway

HIGH ALERT! BSF seizes Pakistani boat in Punjab's Gurdaspur; search operations underway

Amidst growing tension between India and Pakistan along LoC, a Pakistani boat has been seized by BSF on Tuesday.

Oct 04, 2016, 10:43 AM IST
Pakistan at it again; after Punjab's Gurdaspur, ceasefire violated in J&K's Poonch

Pakistan at it again; after Punjab's Gurdaspur, ceasefire violated in J&K's Poonch

Barely hours after Pakistan violated ceasefire in  Gurdaspur district of North Punjab on Monday, its rangers again indulged in firing in J&K's Poonch.

Oct 03, 2016, 11:13 AM IST
Pakistan at it again, fires at BSF post in Punjab; intrusion repulsed​ by Indian troopers

Pakistan at it again, fires at BSF post in Punjab; intrusion repulsed​ by Indian troopers

Heavy firing was reported from Pakistan's side at a BSF post along with the international border in Gurdaspur district of North Punjab. Here is what happened:-

Oct 03, 2016, 09:25 AM IST
Jittery Pakistan threatens PM Narendra Modi through balloons, Urdu letters; says will avenge Indian Army's surgical strikes

Jittery Pakistan threatens PM Narendra Modi through balloons, Urdu letters; says will avenge Indian Army's surgical strikes

It seems Pakistan is yet to come out of shock after brave Indian Army soldiers decimated terror camps in Pakistan's territory.

Oct 02, 2016, 10:30 AM IST

HC rejects Gurdaspur SP Salwinder Singh's anticipatory bail plea

The Punjab and Haryana High Court today rejected the anticipatory bail application of former Gurdaspur SP Salwinder Singh, who was in the news during the January terror attack at Pathankot air base.

Sep 23, 2016, 20:11 PM IST
Alert in Pathankot, Gurdaspur after terror attack in Uri

Alert in Pathankot, Gurdaspur after terror attack in Uri

Tight vigil is being maintained near key installations including the Pathankot Airforce base, that had come under attack by militants earlier this year.

Sep 18, 2016, 21:55 PM IST

Controversial Punjab SP ​Salwinder Singh booked for sexual harassment

Controversial Punjab Police officer Salwinder Singh was on Thursday booked for allegedly sexually harassing five women personnel of the force, police said.

Aug 04, 2016, 21:50 PM IST