The Batala police are yet to get any clue about the `9.35 lakh loot from the ATM of the Punjab National Bank at Aliwal village on Thursday morning.
Shiromani Gurdwara Parbandhak Committee (SGPC) has urged the Pakistan government to take effective steps for safeguarding the lives and property of Sikhs residing in that country.
Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) candidate Sucha Singh Chhotepur is confident of taking away this Lok Sabha seat from under two giants, who by his reading have dwarfed in popularity.
US historian Johanna Ogden (35) is stunned by the "evidence of British cruelty" that was buried for 157 years in an Ajnala well near here.
With a view to garnering support for Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) prime ministerial candidate Narendra Modi in the Lok Sabha election campaign, state cabinet minister Anil Joshi on Thursday went door-to-door in Sanjay Gandhi colony here, to canvass and seek monetary contributions for the leader.
Amritsar was the worst hit in Punjab by untimely rain and hailstorm that lowered the state’s overall crop yield by 5 to 7%. The district suffered 20 to 25% crop damage, figures that have come out in the Punjab agriculture department survey.
The city police have booked three head constables and a jail inmate on charges of smuggling liquor into the Amritsar Central Jail through cartons of juice.
Both the BJP, the ruling coalition partner in the state, and the opposition Congress fare badly as far as the development of the Gurdapur Lok Sabha seat is concerned.
The Shiromani Gurdwara Parbandhak Committee (SGPC) will organise a campaign against narcotics and drugs from March 20 to July 31, during which it will reach out to drug addicts across the state so as to bring them back into the mainstream.
The Congress candidate from the Khadoor Sahib parliamentary constituency, Harminder Singh Gill, has set the ball rolling by declaring that he would not use liquor, drugs (narcotics) and money to influence voters during his election campaign.
The Sikh New Year, first day of the Chet month of Nanakshahi Sammat 546, is on March 14.
Leaving the final Lok Sabha candidature decision to the party high command, Amritsar parliamentarian Navjot Singh Sidhu still wants to fight only from Amritsar.
Hitting back at People's Party of Punjab president Manpreet Singh Badal, who is going to be her rival in the Lok Sabha contest at Bathinda, Shiromani Akali Dal (SAD) MP Harsimrat Kaur Badal said the people of her constituency would answer his misconceptions.
High-velocity winds accompanied by rain and hailstorm on Monday night came as a shock to farmers in the district and lodged their standing wheat crop over many acres.
Bollywood actress Deepika Padukone visited the holy city to seek blessings at Golden Temple. Dressed in a white salwar suit, the 28-year-old actress offered her prayers inside the Temple and also donated Rs.
1000, said ADCP Punjab police Parampal Singh who accompanied her inside the temple.