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Kartarpur Corridor: Navjot Singh Sidhu thanks PM Narendra Modi, Imran Khan for dismantling boundaries

Kartarpur Corridor: Navjot Singh Sidhu thanks PM Narendra Modi, Imran Khan for dismantling boundaries

Addressing the crowd during the inauguration ceremony, Navjot Singh Sidhu said that it is the first time since partition that the boundaries have been dismantled. He further also said ''I am sending

Nov 09, 2019, 18:20 PM IST
Punjab Chief Minister Amarinder Singh writes to PM Narendra Modi over Delhi air pollution emergency

Punjab Chief Minister Amarinder Singh writes to PM Narendra Modi over Delhi air pollution emergency

Punjab Chief Minister Capt Amarinder Singh on Saturday wrote to Prime Minister Narendra Modi seeking help to solve the problem of rising air pollution in Delhi and its adjoining areas. In his letter

Nov 02, 2019, 15:28 PM IST
Former Punjab BJP chief Kamal Sharma dies of heart attack

Former Punjab BJP chief Kamal Sharma dies of heart attack

He breathed his last in Ferozepur city of Punjab, where he came to visit his family on the occasion of Diwali. Just an hour before his death, he greeted people on Diwali on his social media handle.

Oct 27, 2019, 10:58 AM IST
India-Pakistan to sign Kartarpur Corridor agreement on Thursday

India-Pakistan to sign Kartarpur Corridor agreement on Thursday

Pakistan's Foreign Office spokesman Muhammad Faisal said, ''"As of now, Pakistan and India would sign the Kartarpur Sahib Corridor on Thursday." Faisal remarks comes after India`s Ministry of

Oct 24, 2019, 10:07 AM IST
BSF troops in Punjab spot multiple drones coming from Pakistan side

BSF troops in Punjab spot multiple drones coming from Pakistan side

Border Security Force (BSF) troops deployed in the Ferozepur Hussainwala sector in Punjab noticed movements of drones in the vicinity on Monday late night. According to BSF sources, its troops

Oct 22, 2019, 14:06 PM IST
Punjab by-poll: CM Amarinder Singh confident of winning all four seats

Punjab by-poll: CM Amarinder Singh confident of winning all four seats

Punjab CM Amarinder Singh assured the people that he would take care of the constituency as his own, and take forward the vision charted by former legislator Rajnish Kumar Babbi, who had passed way

Oct 19, 2019, 22:03 PM IST
National Investigation Agency to grill Khalistan Zindabad terrorists in Tarn Taran blast case

National Investigation Agency to grill Khalistan Zindabad terrorists in Tarn Taran blast case

The judge has ordered that all the accused are to be produced before a National Investigation Agency (NIA) court on October 11.

Oct 09, 2019, 19:37 PM IST
Congress announces candidates for bypolls to 4 assembly seats in Punjab

Congress announces candidates for bypolls to 4 assembly seats in Punjab

 Balwinder Dhaliwal is Congress candidate from Phagwara, while Indu Bal has been given ticket from Mukerian. In Dakha, Congress has nominated Sandeep Sandhu, while Raminder Amla is the party's

Sep 23, 2019, 17:47 PM IST
Punjab CM Amarinder Singh welcomes Pakistan's decision to allow visa-free travel on Kartarpur Corridor

Punjab CM Amarinder Singh welcomes Pakistan's decision to allow visa-free travel on Kartarpur Corridor

Earlier on Sunday, officials from India and Pakistan resumed talks on the Kartarpur Corridor with New Delhi requesting Pakistan to allow 5,000 pilgrims to cross the border and visit Kartarpur Sahib

Jul 14, 2019, 20:56 PM IST
BJP's Sunny Deol dazzles voters in Gurdaspur with marathon roadshow

BJP's Sunny Deol dazzles voters in Gurdaspur with marathon roadshow

Sunny Deol said creating employment opportunities for the youth will be his main priority.

May 03, 2019, 08:40 AM IST
Pakistani boat seized from Sutlej in Ferozepur

Pakistani boat seized from Sutlej in Ferozepur

The BSF jawans deputed near the BoP noticed a suspicious object floating in the river in the early hours on Sunday.

Aug 31, 2018, 23:19 PM IST
Curfew-like restrictions in Chandigarh; mobile Internet, rails to shut

Curfew-like restrictions in Chandigarh; mobile Internet, rails to shut

Fearing violence by the huge mass of Dera supporters gathered at the sect headquarters at Sirsa in Haryana and at Panchkula where the court is based, officials announced several other restrictive

Aug 24, 2017, 18:15 PM IST
Nobody will be allowed to disturb peace: Punjab CM Amarinder Singh

Nobody will be allowed to disturb peace: Punjab CM Amarinder Singh

A Special Central Bureau of Investigation court in adjoining Panchkula in Haryana will pronounce its verdict in the rape case against Dera chief Gurmeet Ram Rahim Singh on August 25. The case hearing

Aug 18, 2017, 18:37 PM IST

Tight security in Punjab ahead of Operation Bluestar anniversary

"We have made adequate security arrangements in the state," Punjab, Director General of Police, Suresh Arora said.

Jun 03, 2017, 20:05 PM IST

Four children among six dead in Punjab accident

Four children were among the six people killed when a speeding jeep rammed into a house in a village near Punjab's Jandiala town on Wednesday.

Apr 12, 2017, 18:28 PM IST
Punjab cabinet expansion likely before budget session: CM Amarinder Singh

Punjab cabinet expansion likely before budget session: CM Amarinder Singh

The first expansion of Punjab Cabinet is likely before the state's budget session slated for June.

Mar 23, 2017, 17:51 PM IST

Two dozen AAP candidates lost deposit in Punjab Assembly elections

The Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) won 20 seats in the Punjab assembly, came second in 26 constituencies while over two dozen AAP candidates lost their security deposit.

Mar 12, 2017, 20:32 PM IST

Navjot Singh Sidhu, Manpreet among leaders in race for ministerial berths

Cricketer-turned politician Navjot Singh Sidhu, former hockey captain Pargat Singh and Manpreet Singh Badal are among the leaders likely to find a place in the Amarinder Singh Ministry.

Mar 12, 2017, 19:49 PM IST
Punjab polls: Congress, AAP making false promises to lure voters, says Harsimrat Kaur

Punjab polls: Congress, AAP making false promises to lure voters, says Harsimrat Kaur

Union Minister Harsimrat Kaur Badal today exuded confidence that the SAD-BJP would again form the government in the state as she hit out at Congress and AAP for making "false promises" to lure

Feb 04, 2017, 12:38 PM IST
Govt to install laser walls at Indo-Pak border to check infiltration

Govt to install laser walls at Indo-Pak border to check infiltration

The work in this regard will be completed in a year, he added.

Dec 05, 2016, 00:08 AM IST