Latest from gurdaspur district
Share video on social media, blaming nine people, including relatives, for driving them to take the extreme step
Published on Dec 23, 2020 01:03 PM IST
Hindustan Times, Amritsar |HT Correspondent
Investigations revealed that the men had been living in the apartment for two months and had placed bets on around 35 cricket matches so far
Published on Oct 11, 2020 07:56 PM IST
, MohaliHT Correspondent
Pakistani team to meet Indian authorities at Dera Baba Nanak for building bridge in Kartarpur Corridor
The engineers will discuss the construction of a bridge on a low-lying stretch near the border on the Pakistan side besides surveying the bridge constructed on the Indian side
Published on Aug 27, 2020 06:30 AM IST
Hindustan Times, Chandigarh |HT Correspondent
The state has, so far, paid ₹24 crore as incentive to at least 30,000 farmers. The state is pressing the Centre to make the incentive a part of the Minimum Support Price.
Published on Mar 02, 2020 06:30 AM IST
Mahajan was injured while trader Ashok Kumar was killed in the attack.
Updated on Mar 01, 2020 10:22 PM IST
Hindustan Times, Gurdaspur | HT Correspondent, Gurdaspur
AMRITSAR/GURDASPUR The Gurdaspur administration has banned the operation of drones in the border district till the Republic Day. The ban been has imposed under Section 144 of the Criminal Procedure Code (CrPC). Punjab governor VP Singh Badnore will unfurl the national flag at the state-level Republic Day function being held at Shaheed Lieutenant Navdeep Singh Sports Stadium, Gurdaspur.
Published on Jan 23, 2020 10:31 PM IST
Hindustan Times, Amritsar |HT Correspondent
The Kartarpur Sahib Corridor linking Dera Baba Sahib in Gurdaspur in India and Gurdwara Kartarpur Sahib in Pakistan was thrown open on Saturday, in a historic people-to-people initiative, sparking a glimmer of hope for improvement in the strained ties between the two countries.
Published on Nov 09, 2019 03:26 PM IST
Kartarpur, Pakistan |Press Trust of India
Senior SAD leaders Bikram Singh Majithia and Daljit Singh Cheema on Tuesday held at least four meetings in the Majha region.
Updated on Nov 05, 2019 11:41 PM IST
Hindustan Times, Chnadigarh | Surjit Singh, Amritsar
A Gurdaspur woman was duped of ₹1.5 lakh by a Delhi-based travel agent on pretext of a nursing job in Kuwait and was forced to work as a domestic help there. After her plight was highlighted on Twitter, Union external affairs minister S Jaishankar has assured help to facilitate her return home.
Published on Oct 11, 2019 11:39 PM IST
Hindustan Times, Chandigarh | , GurdaspurHT Correspondent
Published on Oct 10, 2019 11:46 PM IST
Press Trust of India | , IslamabadPress Trust of India
A specialised post-blast investigation team of the National Security Guards visited the explosion site on Friday, a day after a team of the National Investigating Agency visited there.
Published on Sep 07, 2019 05:55 AM IST
Chandigarh |Press Trust of India
Someof the injured who are being treated at the Guru Nanak Dev Hospital in Amritsar have no idea about the whereabouts of their families and fellow workers who were with them at the time of the blast.
Published on Sep 04, 2019 10:13 PM IST
Hindustan Times, Amritsar |Anil Sharma/Mandeep Kaur Narula
‘Extrajudicial’ killings in Punjab: SC to hear PIL tomorrow, victims’ kin pray for justice at Akal Takht
With the Supreme Court on Monday taking up a public interest litigation (PIL) related to alleged extra-judicial killings of 8,257 persons in Punjab during militancy, the families of some victims gathered at the Akal Takht, the highest temporal seat of the Sikhs, to pray for justice.
Published on Sep 01, 2019 01:16 AM IST
HT Correspondent, Amritsar
With both countries having announced the opening of the corridor for the occasion of 550th parkash gurpurb (birth anniversary) of Guru Nanak, construction work on the passenger terminal and the highway is in full swing in India and in Pakistan.
Updated on Aug 07, 2019 09:14 AM IST
AMRITSAR | HT Correspondent
Following objections from India, the Pakistan government on Friday announced a new 10-member Pakistan Sikh Gurdwara Parbandhak Committee (PSGPC) without Chawla, who was its general secretary.
Updated on Jul 14, 2019 09:31 AM IST
AMRITSAR/ NEW DELHI |HTC and Agencies
A pontoon bridge on Ravi river is the only link between eight border villages in Gurdaspur district and the mainland.
Published on Jun 24, 2019 11:00 AM IST
Hindustan Times, Gurdaspur |Kamaljit Singh
The proposed corridor will connect Gurdwara Darbar Sahib in Pakistan’s Kartarpur, the final resting place of Sikhism founder Guru Nanak, to Dera Baba Nanak Sahib in India’s Gurdaspur district.
Updated on Jun 23, 2019 08:08 AM IST
New Delhi |HT Correspondent
In Words of Wisdom, Former Punjab DGP PC Dogra believes in leading from the front and earning respect by giving it first.
Updated on May 30, 2019 05:19 PM IST
Hindustan Times, Chandigarh | Yojana Yadav, Chandigarh
While Vipan Sharma was gunned down, in broad daylight in the Bharat Nagar locality of Amritsar on October 30, 2017, Gurdeep Pehalwan was shot dead in a wrestling arena on June 3 last year.
Updated on May 29, 2019 10:27 AM IST
In a major initiative last November, both India and Pakistan had agreed to set up the Kartarpur corridor to link the historic Gurdwara Darbar Sahib — the final resting place of Guru Nanak Dev — to Dera Baba Nanak in Gurdaspur.
Updated on May 27, 2019 10:27 PM IST
India and Pakistan had on March 19 held a meeting of technical experts on the Kartarpur corridor during which its alignment, coordinates and other engineering aspects of the proposed crossing points were discussed.
Published on May 27, 2019 03:51 PM IST
Chandigarh |Press Trust of India
Pakistan expects the resumption of talks on the Kartarpur Corridor once the new government takes charge in India, said the report.
Updated on May 13, 2019 02:59 PM IST
Islamabad |Press Trust of India
During investigation, the police found that the victim Jasbir Kaur was last seen accompanying Rajwinder Kaur (30), the issueless woman, going towards the house of the tantrik Dehso on the outskirts of the village.
Updated on May 01, 2019 04:27 PM IST
Hindustan Times, Batala | HT Correspondent, Batala
The Pakistani team included 8-10 delegates from the foreign ministry, and religion and federal works departments, while the 12-member Indian team comprised officials from the Land Ports Authority of India, National Highways Authority of India, Centre Public Work Department and Border Security Force.
Updated on Apr 17, 2019 09:22 AM IST
Dera Baba Nanak (Punjab) |Press Trust of India
Ajay Salaria, 30, of a resident of Jagatpur village, was about to board a bus from near a bus stand in the Purana Shalla area. Three youths, who have been identified, came on a motorcycle and one of them pulled a gun and opened fire at Salaria.
Published on Apr 06, 2019 03:15 AM IST
Hindustan Times, Gurdaspur |HT Correspondent and PTI
According to the officials, even if Pakistan responds to India’s request for clarifications before April 2, a decision on the meeting will be made only after examining the response.
Updated on Mar 30, 2019 08:22 AM IST
Hindustan Times, New Delhi |Sudhi Ranjan Sen
The design of the passenger terminal building has been inspired by the Khanda sign – a symbol of the Sikh faith that represents the values of oneness and humanity.
Updated on Mar 10, 2019 10:25 AM IST
Hindustan Times, New Delhi |HT Correspondent
In an inauguration spree ahead of poll code, Amarinder was in Gurdaspur district on Friday to “rededicate” the long- pending Shahpur Kandi project to the people. Jakhar counts its revival as his biggest achievement as MP.
Updated on Mar 08, 2019 10:13 PM IST
The corridor will connect Darbar Sahib in Pakistan’s Kartarpur — the final resting place of Sikh faith’s founder Guru Nanak Dev — with Dera Baba Nanak shrine in India’s Gurdaspur district
Published on Feb 06, 2019 10:21 AM IST
Hindustan Times, New Delhi | , New DelhiHT Correspondent
In November 2018, the government had announced its decision to develop the Kartarpur Sahib Corridor from Dera Baba Nanak in Punjab’s Gurdaspur district till the gurdwara at Narowal in Pakistan.
Updated on Jan 07, 2019 01:36 PM IST
Hindustan Times | HT Correspondent