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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

Amarinder slams AAP apology over Golden Temple pic row

Chandigarh: Capt Amarinder also condemned AAP for using their party symbol, ‘broom’, along with the picture of Darbar Sahab on their posters, which he said is blasphemous and unpardonable. “This is not only sacrilegious but outrageous as well that the party did not care about the sentiments of people it is so ambitiously restless to

Breaking- Temple preacher received Lashkar-e-taiba letter, threatens to attack in Dinanagar

Dinanagar (Gurdaspur): Panic gripped in Dinanagar town of Gurdaspur, when a temple preacher received a threatening letter of Lashkar-e-taiba, on Wednesday. In the letter it was mentioned to attack on Dinanagar soon. It was written that Lashkar is coming with revenge of july 27 Gurdaspur attack, where militants of Lashkar were killed by Punjab

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

Jammu temple desecration: PSA detention of accused revoked

Srinagar: The Jammu and Kashmir government has revoked an administrative order slapping Public Safety Act (PSA) on a youth accused of desecrating a temple on the ground that he suffers from “psychiatric disorder”. The home department said on Thursday evening that the detention order issued by the Jammu district administration on June 20 against Yasir

Youth detained under PSA for desecration of temple

Jammu: A youth arrested for allegedlycommitting an act of sacrilege at the Aap Shambu Temple in Roopnagar last week has been detained under the provisions of the stringent Public Safety Act. “District Administration, Jammu has ordered detention of Yasir Alfaz under Public Safety Act (PSA), in connection with his involvement in the sacrilegious act at

Breaking- Former Ragi Baldev Singh Wadala arrested

Amritsar: As per emerging reports, ex-hazoori Ragi of Golden Temple, Bhai Baldev Singh Wadala has been arrested by the Amritsar police, on Wednesday. Bhai Baldev Singh heading towards Golden Temple when he was arrested  from his home by the Amritsar police in the wee hours, on Wednesday. Bhai Baldev Singh was transferred to Jind (Haryana) last year

Hawan organised at Maa Baglamukhi Dham Temple

 Ludhiana: A hawana was organised by Shri Satyanath Ji Maharaj at Maa Baglamukhi Dham in Ludhiana. The main motive of organising this hawana was for good health and wealth of people. Maa Baglamukhi Dham is a holy place where the hawana took place for whole night. People around the city came with full zest to

Shops gutted in fire near famous Deotsidh temple in Hamirpur

Hamirpur: Over a dozen shops were guttedtoday in a devastating fire that broke out in the main market near the famous Baba Balaknath temple at Deotsidh in Hamirpur district, officials said. “As per preliminary reports, fire was caused this morning due to short circuit and fire tenders were rushed from Hamirpur to control the fire

Helper at temple killed while saving seer

Meerut: A 55-year-old helper at a temple was killed while trying to save a seer from an attacker in the temple premises in Etmadpur village, police said today. Haridas was killed while saving Amardas, a seer at a Shiv Temple, at Parikshitgarh area in the village, after he was attacked by one Devi Singh, a