Amritsar

  • Chanda from Pakistan
    Aug 03, 2015 21:20 IST

    Mystery over Pak woman’s entry in India continues

    The entry of Pakistani national Chanda Khan, alias, Fozia, in India without valid documents remains an unsolved mystery even after her trip to Attari railway station on Monday.

  • Punjab DGP Sumedh Singh Saini-n
    Aug 03, 2015 21:00 IST

    Punjab DGP meets Dinanagar police station staff

    Punjab director general of police Sumedh Singh Saini visited the Dinanagar police station on Monday and interacted with the officers who had participated in the operation against the three Pakistani terrorists on July 27.

  • Golden temple
    Aug 03, 2015 20:52 IST

    MC to discuss beautification of areas around Golden Temple on Aug 7

    The Amritsar municipal corporation house is set to meet on August 7 to discuss beautification of areas around the Golden Temple, while setting aside larger problems of insanitation, water contamination, waterlogging during the rainy season, choked sewerages, dug-up and potholed roads and faulty streetlights, which are affecting the common man since long.

  • Vendors selling earthern pots.HT Photo
    Aug 03, 2015 20:40 IST

    Terrorist attack hits business in Gurdaspur

    The Dinanagar terrorist attack has cast its shadow on trading and commercial activities in Gurdaspur, Pathankot and Dinanagar, with people from nearby areas and villages avoiding to visit these business towns.

  • Asaram
    Aug 03, 2015 19:26 IST

    Withdraw Class-3 textbook placing Guru Nanak alongside Asaram: SGPC

    The Shiromani Gurdwara Parbandhak Committee (SGPC) has demanded the immediate withdrawal of a National Council of Education Research and Training (NCERT) textbook for Class 3 in which a photograph of Sikhism's first guru, Guru Nanak, has been placed alongside self-styled godman Asaram.

  • AAP meeting
    Aug 03, 2015 13:04 IST

    AAP workers raise banner of revolt against Chhotepur in Gurdaspur

    Aam Admi Party (AAP) workers on Sunday raised a banner of revolt against party’s Punjab convener Sucha Singh Chhotepur on his home turf in Gurdaspur.

  • Organic farming
    Aug 02, 2015 23:15 IST

    SGPC goes in for organic farming on land attached with gurdwaras

    The Shiromani Gurdwara Parbandhak Committee (SGPC) has finally woken-up to the reality that the ‘daal-roti’ (pulses and chapattis) served in ‘langars’ (community kitchens) of its gurdwaras is laced with chemicals harmful to the human health.

  • Dead body
    Aug 02, 2015 22:12 IST

    7 bullets recovered from terrorists' killed in Dinanagar

    Seven bullets have been recovered from the bodies of three terrorists killed in Dinanagar.

  • rocket launcher
    Aug 02, 2015 22:06 IST

    Gurdaspur: Army destroys rocket launcher recovered from terrorists

    A rocket launcher recovered from the three terrorists killed in Dinanagar was destroyed by Army authorities at Makaura Pattan near Ravi river on Sunday.

  • Ranjit Sagar Dam. HT Photo
    Aug 02, 2015 21:55 IST

    Gurdaspur attack: Security at Ranjit Sagar Dam beefed up

    After the Gurdaspur terrorist attack, the security at Ranjit Sagar Dam and its adjoining areas has been beefed up.

  • Chanda from Pakistan
    Aug 02, 2015 20:57 IST

    Pak woman's custody extended by 5 days

    The police custody of Pakistan national Chanda Khan, who claims to be a Salman Khan fan and was held for travelling without papers aboard Samjhauta Express on July 30, has been extended by five days.

  • Chanda from Pakistan
    Aug 01, 2015 20:58 IST

    'Salman fan' was at Attari, her passport wasn't

    Pakistani woman Chanda Khan, "a Salman Khan fan" who was caught without travel documents on Thursday, is in the surveillance-camera footage of the arriving Samjhauta Express passengers but missing from the passport record at this border checkpoint.

  • Indian trucks loaded with export waiting for their turn at Amritsar-Attari road
    Aug 01, 2015 20:22 IST

    Cops on alert, keeping tight vigil on Amritsar-Attari road

    After the Dinanagar terror strike in Gurdaspur district on Monday, the Punjab Police have enhanced vigil on the Amritsar-Attari road, keeping tabs on all those going the border to watch retreat ceremony.

  • Gurdaspur attack
    Aug 01, 2015 20:10 IST

    Slain cop’s kin rebuke govt over ‘discrimination’ in compensation

    How long the compensation of Rs 10 lakh will work, the question haunts Chanda, wife of home guard Sukhdev Singh of Attepur village near here who was killed in the Dinanagar terrorist attack in Gurdaspur district.

  • Gurdaspur attack
    Aug 01, 2015 09:12 IST

    Gurdaspur attack: Two trains passed over explosives, elude disaster

    Investigations into the Gurdaspur terrorist attack have revealed that 270 passengers had providential escape on July 27 morning as two trains passed the point where the three Pakistani jihadis had planted 2.5 kg RDX to blow the rail track before attacking the Dinanagar police station.