Samjhauta Express

Sushma Swaraj shares  handwritten notes of Geeta, makes fresh appeal to help find her parents

Sushma Swaraj shares handwritten notes of Geeta, makes fresh appeal to help find her parents

Geeta was brought to India in 2015 from Pakistan.

Dec 21, 2017, 00:33 AM IST
Heated exchanges in Rajya Sabha over Samjhauta Express blast issue

Heated exchanges in Rajya Sabha over Samjhauta Express blast issue

Referring to a video of purported narco-test related to the train blast being shown on a TV channel, Shiv Pratap Shukla (BJP) said the blast took place because of involvement of Pakistan.

 

Jul 27, 2017, 15:26 PM IST
Pakistan says India 'prevented' Sikh pilgrims from visiting country

Pakistan says India 'prevented' Sikh pilgrims from visiting country

Pakistan has alleged that India has prevented some Sikh pilgrims from travelling to the country for the annual 'Jor Mela' as only 14 devotees have arrived so far.

Jun 09, 2017, 13:35 PM IST

Track disruption delays Samjhauta Express to Pakistan

The running of the Samjhauta Express train between Delhi to Lahore, via Attari in India's Punjab was delayed due to "track disruption because of labour issues", said informed sources.

Sep 25, 2016, 23:38 PM IST

Another parliament washout looms over Uttarakhand, Ishrat Jahan issues

With the Congress set to corner the government over the dismissal of the Uttarakhand government and the ruling BJP intending to strongly counter it over "faulty" investigation in cases related to Ishrat Jahan and Lt Col Shrikant Purohit, yet another parliament session, this one beginning on Monday, looks set for a washout.

Apr 23, 2016, 22:33 PM IST

No pressure on NIA to give clean chit to anyone: Kiren Rijiju

The government on Thursday said it has not put any pressure on National Investigation Agency (NIA), probing right-wing terror cases including Samjhauta Express and Malegaon blast cases, to give clean chit to any of the accused.

Apr 20, 2016, 23:33 PM IST

India-Pakistan train service restored

The India-Pakistan Samjhauta Express resumed plying on Thursday, after being suspended for some days due to the violent street protests in Haryana, the media reported.

Feb 25, 2016, 14:29 PM IST
Samjhauta Express: India-Pakistan train service restored after being suspended for some days due to Jat stir

Samjhauta Express: India-Pakistan train service restored after being suspended for some days due to Jat stir

The India-Pakistan Samjhauta Express resumed plying on Thursday, after being suspended for some days due to the violent street protests in Haryana, the media reported.

Feb 25, 2016, 14:07 PM IST

Train service between India-Pakistan to resume on Thursday

The operation of Samjhauta Express -- a train service between India and Pakistan -- which has been suspended due to the protests in Haryana, will be resumed from Thursday, the Pakistan Railways said.

Feb 23, 2016, 09:53 AM IST

Jat stir: Indo-Pak bus services, rail routes take a hit

The Samjhauta Express and other buses running between India and Pakistan were cancelled on Monday as the rail and land routes connecting the countries were hit by the ongoing Jat reservation stir.

Feb 23, 2016, 00:20 AM IST
After PIA attack, Hindu Sena says Lahore-Delhi bus, Samjhauta Express next

After PIA attack, Hindu Sena says Lahore-Delhi bus, Samjhauta Express next

In a statement, the group said that New Delhi should snap ties with Pakistan since elements in that country has been “regularly attacking India”.

Jan 14, 2016, 19:54 PM IST

Geeta refuses to recognise UP couple

Geeta, the deaf-mute girl who was stranded in Pakistan for 15 years, did not recognise a couple from Uttar Pradesh who had claimed that she could be their lost daughter, an official said on Monday.

Jan 11, 2016, 23:13 PM IST

Geeta fails to recognise couple claiming to be her parents

Geeta, the deaf and mute girl who returned to India from Pakistan recently, did not recognise a couple from Uttar Pradesh who arrived here claiming that she was their long-lost daughter, district authorities on Friday said.

Nov 06, 2015, 21:16 PM IST

Couple claims Geeta is their child, ready for DNA test

A couple from Uttar Pradesh who claim that they are the parents of Geeta, the mute and deaf girl who returned to India recently from Pakistan, on Tuesday arrived here seeking to meet her and said they were ready to undergo a DNA test.

Nov 03, 2015, 22:38 PM IST
Deaf-mute Indian woman Geeta set to return home from Pak

Deaf-mute Indian woman Geeta set to return home from Pak

Geeta, the deaf-mute Indian woman living in Pakistan will return home on Monday.

Oct 25, 2015, 12:35 PM IST
`Bajrangi Bhaijaan` Geeta's family traced in Bihar, set to return home from Pakistan

`Bajrangi Bhaijaan` Geeta's family traced in Bihar, set to return home from Pakistan

External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj on Thursday announced that the Indian government has traced the parents of Geeta, an Indian girl who entered the Pakistani territory 13 years ago by mistake.

Oct 15, 2015, 12:26 PM IST

Samjhauta Express refused entry into India, 86 passengers return home from Pakistan on foot

The Samjhauta Express was refused entry into India due to farmers' agitation in Punjab.

Oct 13, 2015, 12:23 PM IST

83 Indians stranded in Pakistan helped to reach Attari

The Indian High Commission in Islamabad has provided assistance to 83 Indians stranded in Pakistan to cross over to the Attari land border with the help of the Pakistan government.

Oct 13, 2015, 00:25 AM IST

Nearly 40 Pak passengers stranded in Delhi: Pakistan High Commission

Pakistan High Commission here on Monday said nearly 40 Pakistani passengers have been stranded in the national capital due to cancellation of the Samjhauta Express, and it was in talks with the External Affairs Ministry to provide them visa to travel by bus.

Oct 12, 2015, 19:46 PM IST

Samjhauta Express to remain cancelled on October 11, 12

The Samjhauta Express was cancelled for the second time on Saturday, even as the rail blockade by the agitating farmers of Punjab continue to paralyse train operations.

Oct 10, 2015, 21:34 PM IST