Tag: Amritsar

State police seize two hand grenades in Punjab

Amritsar: State police seized two hand grenades during checking at a barricade placed near Kukranwala Adda here on Sunday. The…

Punjab: Polling underway at 1 booth in Amritsar

Amritsar (Punjab): Re-polling for Lok Sabha elections is currently underway at booth number 123 in Amritsar. The voters are being…

Captain Amarinder should resign if Cong gets wiped out in LS polls: Navjot Kaur

Amritsar: Congress leader Navjot Kaur Sidhu on Sunday said that Punjab Chief Minister Captain Amarinder Singh should resign if Congress…

Pakistan releases 60 Indians as goodwill gesture

Amritsar: Pakistan on Tuesday released 60 jailed Indians, including 55 fishermen, at the Wagah border as a goodwill gesture. All…

Is Bollywood actor Sunny Deol joining BJP? Speculation over Amritsar seat

Pune: BJP president Amit Shah met Bollywood actor Sunny Deol at Pune Airport lounge on Friday evening. The meeting which…

Rahul visits Jallianwala Bagh memorial, says ‘cost of freedom must never be forgotten’

Amritsar: Congress president Rahul Gandhi on Saturday laid a wreath at the Jallianwala Bagh memorial to mark the completion of…

First Sikh Jatha leaves for Panja Sahib in Pakistan for Baisakhi celebrations

Amritsar: The first batch of Sikh Jathas left for Gurdwara Panja Sahib in Pakistan for Baisakhi celebrations on Friday. Around…

Flight operations suspended from Amritsar

Amritsar: Commercial flight operations were suspended on Wednesday from the Guru Ram Das Jee International airport in Amritsar amid rising…

Punjab govt to build Jallianwala Bagh massacre memorial with soil from 13k villages

Amritsar: The Amarinder Singh-led Punjab government will build a memorial on the occasion of the centenary commemoration of the Jallianwala…

Festivity grips Amritsar, city gears up for Lohri

Amritsar: Lohri, the festival that marks the beginning of the harvest season, is just around the corner and Amritsar, the…

Amritsar: Man dies in police custody, family demand justice

Amritsar: At least two police personnel got injured after a scuffle broke out between police personnel and locals in the…

Guru Nanak Jayanti: A time for spirituality and celebrations

Amritsar: Amritsar, the holy city in northern India, is celebrating the auspicious occasion of Guru Nanak's 449th birth anniversary with…

1 arrested in Amritsar grenade attack case

Amritsar: The Punjab Police on Thursday arrested one person in connection with the grenade attack on a religious congregation killing…

Amritsar AAP leader stable, police to examine CCTV footage

Amritsar: Former Aam Aadmi Party's (AAP) district unit president Suresh Sharma, who was shot at here on Tuesday, is stable…

Rajnath Singh extends condolences over Amritsar bombing

New Delhi: Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh offered his condolences to the families of those who lost their lives in…

Amritsar: 3 dead, 10 injured in a blast at Nirankari Bhawan

Amritsar: At least three people were killed and 10 others got injured in a blast at the Nirankari Bhawan in…

Posters of Zakir Moosa released by Punjab police, was last spotted in Amritsar

GURDASPUR: The Punjab Police have released posters of Zakir Moosa, the chief of Jammu and Kashmir based Ansar Ghazwat-ul-Hind terror…

Stubble burning continues in Amritsar

Amritsar (Punjab): Despite the deterioration in air quality in New Delhi and the adjoining areas, farmers in Amritsar continue to…

Amritsar train mishap: Petition seeking CBI probe filed in Punjab and Haryana HC

Chandigarh: A petition has been filed before the Punjab and Haryana High Court by a Gurugram-based lawyer seeking a Central…

Shiv Sena compares Amritsar train mishap with Jallianwala Bagh massacre

Mumbai: Shiv Sena, on Monday, compared the last week's Amritsar train mishap with Jallianwala Bagh massacre of 1919. "An incident…