The Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) on Sunday expressed resentment over the ban on its political conference on the occasion of Hola Mohalla here.
A minor girl from Delhi who had left her house over family issues and reached Amritsar to pray at the Golden Temple has reported sexual assault by an auto-rickshaw driver here.
Eight more people are under arrest in connection with the mob attack on a commuter during Saturday’s Valmiki community demonstration on the Bhandari Bridge here.
The mystery of two deaths in the January-22 car fire incident near Manawala village on the national highway-1 here is reported to be solved.
Once the poster boy of the BJP in Punjab and a star campaigner across India, cricketer-turned-politician Navjot Singh Sidhu has been dropped from the squad thanks primarily to his tirade against the party's long-time partners, the Akalis.
The Shiromani Akali Dal (SAD), which seemed reluctant to accept the re-nomination of three-time MP Navjot Singh Sidhu from the Amritsar Lok Sabha constituency, has assured biggest victory margin in Punjab to Arun Jaitley, whom the saffron party has picked for this prestigious seat.
The Election Commission has banned all political rallies at Anandpur Sahib during the three-day Hola Mohalla festival that began on Saturday, citing rules against "misuse" of religious institutions and occasions for elections.
Shiromani Gurdwara Parbandhak Committee (SGPC) president Avtar Singh Makkar on Saturday expressed concern over a fire in a gurdwara in the US state of Tennessee and called for an investigation.
The district police have charged a man from Malhian with threatening and harassing a girl from a neighbouring village on telephone.
In an illegal protest rally, members of the Valmiki community on Saturday blocked traffic on the Bhandari Bridge here for more than two hours and thrashed a harassed commuter trying to make his way through.
Thousands of devotees thronged various historic gurdwaras of Anandpur Sahib and Kiratpur Sahib, including Takht Sri Kesgarh Sahib, to pay obeisance on the second phase of the annual Hola Mohalla festival that began on Saturday. The first phase of the celebrations at Kiratpur Sahib had concluded on Friday.
A woman studying engineering in SAS Nagar and belonging to Haruwal village in Batala's Dera Baba Nanak police jurisdiction of Gurdaspur district was allegedly kidnapped, confined and raped repeatedly by a young trader known to her.
Congress vice-president Rahul Gandhi wants what happened in Kutch to be a Lok Sabha campaign issue in Punjab. He has asked the Punjab Congress leaders to put before people how the Gujarat government of Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) prime ministerial candidate Narendra Modi is trying to oust Punjabi farmers from a region they developed.
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.