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Amritsar: Rs 100 crore announced for development of city

Amritsar: Rs 100 crore announced for development of city

Amritsar: Rs 100 crore announced for development of city AMRITSAR/CHANDIGARH: Chief Minister Captain Amarinder Singh on Wednesday announced a grant of Rs 100 crore for the execution of various development works in Amritsar, while making it clear that paucity of funds would not be allowed to scuttle the execution of these projects.Addressing the newly elected Municipal

Trudeau offer prayers

Trudeau offer prayers at Golden Temple, perform ‘sewa’

Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau, accompanied by his wife and two children, offered prayers at the Golden Temple on Wednesday, underlining the significance of the large Sikh and Punjabi community settled in Canada. Trudeau and his family landed at the Sri Guru Ram Dass Jee International Airport here from Mumbai and headed straight for the shrine

Canadian PM arrives

Canadian PM arrives in Amritsar

Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau on Wednesday arrived in the Sikh holy city here in Punjab. Accompanied by his wife and three minor children, Trudeau landed at the Sri Guru Ramdas Jee International airport from Mumbai and headed straight for the Golden Temple complex to offer prayers at the shrine. He was received at the airport by

Sajjan bats for meeting between Trudeau and Captain Amarinder

Sajjan bats for meeting between Trudeau and Captain Amarinder

Sajjan bats for meeting between Trudeau and Captain Amarinder Chandigarh/New Delhi – Canadian Defense Minister Harjit Sajjan has expressed his opinion that the Canadian High Commission should take initiative to arrange a meeting between Canadian PM Trudeau and Punjab CM Captain Amarinder Singh. It has been learnt that Sajjan has asked Canadian High Commissioner in India

Ban on Indian officials is gurdwaras’ internal matter: Australian envoy

Ban on Indian officials is gurdwaras’ internal matter: Australian envoy

Ban on Indian officials is gurdwaras’ internal matter: Australian envoy Amaritsar – Australia’s high commissioner to India Harinder Sidhu on Saturday started her four-day tour to Punjab by paying obeisance at the Golden Temple in Amritsar on Saturday. On her first official visit to Amritsar, the Punjab-origin envoy also performed ‘sewa’ (voluntary service) by baking chapatis at

Food street

Soon, Amritsar to have a food street

The Amritsar Town Hall area will soon get a Lahore-like food street offering unique local flavours that will attract connoisseurs from around the world. Amritsar is known for its rich tradition and variety of food. Speaking at the inaugural event of the food festival being held at Gobindgarh Fort, Chief Minister Capt Amarinder Singh said,

Ludhiana MC Elections

Ludhiana MC Elections: Last day to file nominations

Ludhiana MC Elections: The nomination filing process with regard to Ludhiana MC Polls will end on Tuesday. It is worth mentioning that  polling would be held on 24th February, 2018 whereas counting of votes for Ludhiana MC polls would be done on February 27 and for wards where by polls are being held would start immediately after the completion of election

Rain, hailstorm dips Mercury

Rain, hailstorm dips Mercury in Punjab

Rain, hailstorm dips Mercury: Several parts of Punjab, Haryana and Rajasthan witnessed light to moderate rains and thundershowers. Presently, a Western Disturbance persisted over Northwest Jammu and Kashmir. In the evening, hailstone lashed various parts of the Amritsar as well as other states of Punjab making the weather chillier. Amritsar recorded mild showers intermittently throughout

Mother-daughter charred death Amritsar

Mother, daughter charred to death in Amritsar

Mother-daughter charred death Amritsar A woman along with her daughter was found charred to death in Amritsar’s Darshan Avenue. The bodies of a mother-daughter duo were recovered from their house in Darshan Nagar locality of Amritsar on Tuesday. Today Medical board will do postmartum through videography.According to reports, only those two were present in the house at the time of the incident

Man sets wife on fire over minor dispute in Amritsar, booked

Man sets wife on fire over minor dispute in Amritsar, booked

Man sets wife on fire over minor dispute in Amritsar, booked AMRITSAR: A 32-year-old man has been booked for allegedly setting his wife on fire in Amritsar, police said on Sunday. The accused, Jasbir Singh, was booked on Saturday for setting his wife on fire by dousing her with petrol over a minor dispute at

Amritsar Mayor

Amritsar gets its new Mayor

The religious city of Punjab, Amritsar get its new Mayor on Tuesday. Karamjeet Singh of Congress has been elected as the new Mayor of Amritsar. Congress candidate from Amritsar (North) Karamjit Singh Rintu was the front-runner for the post of Mayor. Others in the fray were leader of opposition in the previous House Rajkanwal Preet

Scholars, Educationalists present research papers

Scholars, Educationalists present research papers in English language in International conference  

More than fifty research papers were presented during the International conference on “Immigrant Literature “ at Gujranwala Guru Nanak Khalsa College.An International Conference on Immigrant Literature by the writers of Punjabi Origin was organised in Gujranwala Guru Nanak Khalsa College on January 16-17, 2018 under the patronage of Khalsa Education Council, Parvasi Sahit AdhyanKendra and Punjab Bhawan, Surrey, Canada. Besides having more than hundred

Manjit Singh Calcutta passes away

Former SGPC Secretary Manjit Singh Calcutta passes away

Manjit Singh Calcutta passes away: Former Secretary of  SGPC Manjit Singh Calcutta passed away in the morning. Manjit singh was not well from past few days. He was admitted in Kakkar Hospital in Amritsar. He breathed last this morning in Kakkar Hospital

Meeting of executive committee of SGPC today at Amritsar

The Shiromani Gurdwara Parbandhak Committee (SGPC) executive committee meeting to be held today on Tuesday at Amritsar at Teja Singh Samundri Hall here.Discussion on religious issues to take place in this

Nana Patekar visits Golden Temple

Nana Patekar visits Golden Temple, feels blessed

Nana Patekar visits Golden Temple: Nana Patekar paid obeisance at the Golden Temple. He was in the city to attend a BSF event. Nana, during his visit, was spellbound with the divinity of the temple. As well as, he interacted with the media and said he felt blessed to be here. Also he added that, “The

Akal Takhat suspends Charanjeet Singh Chadha

Akal Takhat suspends Charanjeet Singh Chadha and his son

Akal Takhat suspends Charanjeet Singh Chadha: Akal Takhat suspended Charanjeet Singh Chadha and his son Inderbir. He has been suspended from all posts of Chief khalsa Diwan. Sexually explicit video of Charanjit Singh Chadha went viral on social media showing him in a compromising position with a woman after which members of Chief Khalsa Diwan held

Three district Mayors to be chosen from General Category

According to a letter issued by the Punjab government, Mayor for Jalandhar, Amritsar and Patiala would be chosen from General Category. This letter has been sent to the three corporate administrators and soon the process of selecting mayors will begin. Congress had won with majority in all three corporations. Now Congress is going to announce

Akal Takht summons Charanjit Singh Chadha

Akal Takht has ordered Chief Khalsa Diwan president Charanjit Singh Chadha to appear in front of five ‘Singh Sahibans’. Akal Takht has also banned chadha from all posts.Akal Takht has asked that holiday is must on martyrdom day of Sikhs’s ninth Guru Tegh Bahadur. Akal Takht also thanked to Government of India for paying tributes to Sahibzada

Fake currency

Fake currency of Rs 64000 recovered from Amritsar

According to sources, fake currency of Rs 64000 has been recovered from Amritsar by police. As well as information has been received that fake currency printer has also been recovered by the

Guru Gobind Singh Ji's 351st birth anniversary celebration at Amritsar

Guru Gobind Singh Ji’s 351st birth anniversary celebration at Amritsar

Guru Gobind Singh Ji 351st birth anniversary celebration: The 351st birth anniversary of Guru Gobind Singh ji is celebrate today in Sri Harmandir Sahib, Amritsar. There is many special manifestation of sacred religious artefacts will be held inside the sanctum sanctorum Sri Harmandir Sahib, Sri Akal Takht Sahib and Gurdwara Baba Atal Rai Ji on

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