- Apr 18, 2015 22:45 IST
An 85-year-old woman, Mohan Devi, of Ananad Pur Rarha area was found dead at her residence on Saturday evening.Her body bears bleeding marks, which was coming out of her ears, and there were scars on her neck.
- Apr 17, 2015 22:14 IST
Joining the radical voice, activists of the ruling Shiromani Akali Dal (SAD) and Shiromani Gurdwara Parbandhak Committee (SGPC) members took out a protest march on Friday morning, demanding a ban on the film ‘Nanak Shah Fakir’ across the country.
- Apr 17, 2015 21:40 IST
A group of four unidentified men fired shots outside VMS College here on Friday. The college is owned by Congress MLA Ashwani Sekhri.
- Apr 17, 2015 21:54 IST
Two senior Congress leaders of Amritsar have appealed to the party high command to hand over the reins of the party in Punjab to former chief minister and local MP Capt Amarinder Singh.
- Apr 17, 2015 22:18 IST
As the construction work of the Bus Rapid Transit System (BRTS) project is affecting various parts of the city and giving a tough time to the commuters, the worst hit is Batala Road, where an elevated path is being constructed for buses.
- Apr 16, 2015 22:16 IST
Tension prevailed in Mission Compound area after the body of an army man “bearing injury marks” was found hanging from the shutter of one of the shops on Thursday morning.
- Apr 16, 2015 21:43 IST
The benefits of the Bus Rapid Transport System (BRTS) will only be known only after it is completed, but right now it has caused nothing but annoyance and inconvenience to the residents.
- Apr 16, 2015 18:15 IST
Wheat grains are of uneven size and shrivelled, having no uniform colour and the moisture content is higher than the permissible limit fixed for procurement by government food agencies.
- Apr 15, 2015 22:30 IST
Started amid much fanfare, only time will tell what future the much-hyped Bus Rapid Transit System (BRTS) holds for the people of Amritsar as, as of now, it is quite painful for them to bear the troubles created by the construction work.
- Apr 15, 2015 21:52 IST
Jasbir Singh, additional commissioner, Amritsar municipal corporation (MC), on Wednesday said he intended to work out a strategy for proper collection of house and property taxes.
- Apr 14, 2015 09:38 IST
In a broad daylight robbery, two persons received bullet injuries after unidentified assailants barged into a jewellery shop and decamped with `5 lakh in the Chowk Mehta area, 40 km from Amritsar, on Monday.
- Apr 13, 2015 21:25 IST
A man allegedly murdered his two daughters and later consumed poison at Jasraor village in the district. The man, identified as Anand Kumar (35), a migrant worker, has been hospitalised.
- Apr 13, 2015 21:17 IST
The prime accused in the murderous attack on Shiv Sena leader Havinder Soni, Kashmir Singh, and his two associates Inderpal Singh and Gurjit Singh, were on Monday remanded to two-day police custody by the court of duty magistrate Palwinder Singh.
- Apr 12, 2015 22:05 IST
After Shiv Sena leader Harvinder Soni was shot at in Gurdaspur on Sunday morning and rushed to a hospital here, the holy city was put on high alert.
- Apr 11, 2015 21:02 IST
A Sikh jatha of as many as 1,500 devotees on Saturday left for Pakistan to celebrate Baisakhi. The jatha left India in three special trains sent by Pakistan to celebrate the festival and pay their obeisance at various gurdwaras there. They will be back on April 20.