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Watch Video: Fire breaks out at Amritsar police station

Amritsar: A major fire break out reported at police station in Amritsar, on Thursday. No loss of life was reported in the fire incident. The fire tenders pressed into the services and the flames were controlled with an hour. During the preliminary investigation it has came to fore that short circuit was the reason behind

Watch Video: Fire breaks out at Amritsar police station

Amritsar: A major fire break out reported at police station in Amritsar, on Thursday. No loss of life was reported in the fire incident. The fire tenders pressed into the services and the flames were controlled with an hour. During the preliminary investigation it has came to fore that short circuit was the reason behind

AAP ‘novice party,’ don’t care about country: Sukhbir

Amritsar: Punjab Deputy Chief Minister Sukhbir Singh Badal today lambasted Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) calling it a “novice party” which does not care about either the tenets of any religion or security of nation. Addressing media persons at Darbar Sahib, he said the act of releasing videotape regarding parliament security details on the social media

Petrol Pump loot in Amritsar, one killed, one injured

Amritsar: Unidentified miscreants strike at a petrol pump near Jaindala- Tangra road at Amritsar, on Saturday late night. The miscreants killed a petrol pump employee and other sustained serioud injuries during the incident. The deceased has been identified as Kartar Singh (65), whereas Sukhwidner Singh sustained serious injures. While narrating the stroy, Sukhwinder Singh said

Big Breaking: Unclaimed bag found at Amritsar international airport

Amritsar: An unclaimed bag was today found at the international airport here, triggering panic. The bag was found unclaimed soon after SpiceJet’s Dubai-Amritsar flight landed here this morning. A bomb disposal squad was called to check the bag and nothing was found, officials said. After all the passengers of the flight claimed their luggage at the

Amritsar court summons Kejriwal, AAP leaders in defamation case

Chandigarh: A court in Amritsar city on Monday issued summons to Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal and other AAP leaders in a defamation case filed by Punjab Revenue Minister Bikram Singh Majithia. The court of additional chief judicial magistrate issued summons to Kejriwal, who is the Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) national convener, and AAP leaders

Breaking- Earthquake tremors felt in Amritsar

Amritsar: Earthquake tremors were felt in Punjab’s Amritsar on Sunday. The tremors were felt at around 5:24 pm. According to reports, the intensity of the tremors was light. The magnitude of the earthquake was 4.4 on Richter scale. The epicenter was 37 km away from Lahore. The depth was 10 kms. No report of damage

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SAD Women wing burns kejriwal effigy in Amritsar

Amritsar: Members of Shiromani Akali Dal (women wing) burnt the effigy of Delhi CM Arvind Kejriwal during the protest for using image of Golden Temple on the cover page of AAP’s Youth Manifesto for Punjab Assembly polls, in Amritsar on

Govt to clean 10 iconic places under Swachh Bharat Mission

New Delhi: Government will carry out a driveto clean ten iconic places in the country, including Taj Mahal, Vaishno Devi temple and Ajmer Sharif, as part of a pilot project under the Swachh Bharat mission, Union Minister Narendra Singh Tomar today said. Tomar said his ministry is in the process of selecting 100 iconic places

Railways to sell garbage at stations

New Delhi: Eager to generate non-fare revenue from various sources, Railways is firming up proposals to sell the garbage generated at stations across the country. “We are examining a proposal from a waste management group which has offered Rs 1.50 per kg for garbage to be collected at railway stations,” said a senior railway official

Breaking- Theives break into ATM at Amritsar, loot Rs 19 lakh

Jalandhar: Using gas-cutters, a gang of thieves on Wednesday morning broke into an ATM of HDFC Bank’s branch at Khalchian village in Amritsar and decamped with Rs 19 lakh. The ATM machine was located on the National Highway (NH)-1 Amritsar- Jalandhar. Soon after receiving the information, police team reached at the spot and initiated the

AAP leader Khaitan booked for hurting religious sentiments

Amritsar: Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) leader Ashish Khaitan has been booked for allegedly hurting religious sentiments for having “equated” the party’s youth manifesto with Guru Granth Sahib. The AAP leader was booked under Section 295-A (hurting religious sentiments) by Amritsar Police on Wednesday after All-India Sikh Students Federation president Karnail Singh Peermohammad lodged a complaint

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Video: Man shoots self while cleaning rifle in Amritsar

Amritsar: A man shot himself while cleaning his rifle here on Tuesday and died on the spot. The police have taken his body into custody. As per SP Police Gurpreet Singh, Jagtar Singh was cleaning his rifle early in the morning when the incident took place. The police have filed a case under Section 174

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Video: Man shoots self while cleaning rifle in Amritsar

Amritsar: A man shot himself while cleaning his rifle here on Tuesday and died on the spot. The police have taken his body into custody. As per SP Police Gurpreet Singh, Jagtar Singh was cleaning his rifle early in the morning when the incident took place. The police have filed a case under Section 174

Kejri faces resistance on Day 1

Amritsar: Aam Aadmi Party convener and Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal and his supporters had to face resistance from unidentified Sikh persons in the Golden Temple complex on Sunday when they threw pamphlets at them. Kejriwal was in Amritsar on a three-day tour to release the ‘youth manifesto’, the first poll document of the party

Arvind Kejriwal releases 51-point youth manifesto in Amritsar

1. Make Punjab corruption-free, pass Jan Lokpal Bill, major crackdown on corruption, complete overhaul of governance and use of technology to eliminate scope of corruption. 2. Restore faith of the industry in the State and its Government. 3. Create at least 25 lakh jobs and employment opportunities in the State. 4. “Theka-System” controlled by politicians

Kejriwal begins Punjab tour from Golden Temple

Amritsar: Thronged by hundreds of people, Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal on Sunday started a three-day political tour of Punjab with prayers at two famous shrines in this Sikh holy city. A lone protestor threw some pamphlets towards Kejriwal as he stepped out of the Golden Temple complex, blaming the AAP leader for the razing

Vigilance arrests Patwari taking Rs 10,000 bribe in Amritsar

Chandigarh: Vigilance Bureau Punjab has arrested Patwari, Bikramjit Singh while accepting bribe money of Rs 10,000 for registering Ancestral Mutation, on Friday. Disclosing this, an official spokesman of the the VB said that the Patwari was arrested on the complaint of Sandeep Kaur a resident of Village Jakhowal Tehsil Baba Bakala, district Amritsar. It was

Breaking- Fire breaks out at Amritsar Railway station, reservation counter gutted

Amritsar: Major fire broke out at Amritsar Railway station, on Thursday. According to the reports reservation counter was reduced into

CM slams Capt, Kejri on public welfare issues

Vehra (Amritsar): Terming that pro-people exercise like Sangat Darshan was not every Chief Minister ‘s ‘cup of tea’, the Punjab Chief Minister Parkash Singh Badal on Wednesday said that ‘once bitten, twice shy’ Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal and state Congress Chief Captain Amarinder Singh were a complete misfit for this exercise. Addressing the public