- Aug 01, 2015 20:22 IST
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.
- Aug 01, 2015 20:10 IST
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.
- Jul 31, 2015 20:38 IST
The Indian Institute of Management (IIM), Amritsar, a latest addition to the club of institutes that offer excellent management education, is all set to start classes from August 7, from a provisional campus, as the construction work on its own building set to start soon at the Manawala site
- Jul 31, 2015 17:41 IST
After the terrorist attack at Dinanagar police station in Gurdaspur district on Monday in which the assailants had put on army fatigues, the security forces are facing an additional obstacle to doing their job. Villagers in the region are mistaking personnel from the forces as terrorists.
- Jul 30, 2015 21:20 IST
The Shiromani Gurdwara Parbandhak Committee (SGPC) has claimed that the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) government in Haryana was not giving 'due importance to the Punjabi language'. "Punjabi has officially been given the second language status in Haryana after Hindi.
- Jul 29, 2015 22:43 IST
Taking cognidance of reports that hurdles still existed at the ICP (Integrated Check Posts) at Attari-Wagah which was not conducive to Indo-Pakistan trade, the co-chairman of Punjab Committee of the industrial body, PHD Chamber of Commerce and Industry, RS Sachdeva has expressed serious concern.
- Jul 29, 2015 21:42 IST
After the terror attack in Dinanagar in which three terrorists stormed into the police station and killed three home guard jawans and a superintendent of police in an encounter, vigil has been stepped up at the police stations in Amritsar and the border district of Tarn Taran.
- Jul 28, 2015 22:51 IST
Punjab Police home guard Jai Chand, who survived the fierce encounter between the militants and the police by hiding in the dense bushes and wild overgrowth of the Dinanagar police station remains in trauma, a day after the incident.
- Jul 28, 2015 22:39 IST
Security forces from Pathankot and Gurdaspur district began a massive search operation from Tuesday in border belts between India and Pakistan.
- Jul 27, 2015 23:43 IST
A home guard with Punjab Police deployed at the Dinanagar police station survived the terrorist attack by hiding in toilet for the entire duration of the 11-hour encounter.
- Jul 27, 2015 21:21 IST
Veteran BJP leader and former minister Laxmi Kanta Chawla has condemned the terrorist strike in Dinanagar town of Gurdaspur district and called it "a failure of the intelligence wings of the country and the state police ".
- Jul 26, 2015 18:45 IST
A 150-foot new sewerage pipeline was being laid at a cost of Rs 3 lakh in Post Office Chowk, Gopal Nagar and Jail Road localities, said deputy commissioner Abhinav Trikha here on Saturday. He said the work on it had already been started and it would be completed by Wednesday.
- Jul 26, 2015 18:40 IST
Though opening of a new bypass has lessened the burden of heavy traffic on the roads passing through Gurdaspur city, it has proved a curse to local hoteliers whose business have affected substantially.
- Jul 25, 2015 19:57 IST
Following a three-hour-long dharna protest by BJP leaders at Gandhi Chowk here on Saturday, the Batala police finally added section 452 (house-trespass after preparation for hurt, assault or wrongful restraint) of the IPC to the case against Congressmen in connection with attacking a BJP councillor and his brother on the night of July 23.
- Jul 25, 2015 00:38 IST
It was not really a ‘Happy’ Birthday for a 20-year-old girl from Tarn Taran who was allegedly gangarped by her coaching friends and their accomplice on Friday.