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A view of the Supreme Court in New Delhi.(HT FILE PHOTO)

Proposal to commute Rajoana’s sentence yet to be sent to President, Centre tells SC

Hindustan Times, New Delhi | By Utkarsh Anand
UPDATED ON DEC 05, 2020 04:15 PM IST
Former Punjab CM Beant Singh and at least 16 others were killed in an explosion outside the Civil Secretariat in Chandigarh in 1995. Rajoana was sentenced to death in 2007 by a special court. Later, authorities declared that he will not hang in the assassination case.
Jagir Kaur being felicitated after she was elected the Shiromani Gurdwara Parbandhak Committee president in Amritsar on Friday. She replaces Gobind Singh Longowal, who remained the SGPC chief for three years.(Sameer Sehgal/HT)
Jagir Kaur being felicitated after she was elected the Shiromani Gurdwara Parbandhak Committee president in Amritsar on Friday. She replaces Gobind Singh Longowal, who remained the SGPC chief for three years.(Sameer Sehgal/HT)

Bibi Jagir Kaur elected Shiromani Gurdwara Parbandhak Committee chief

Hindustan Times, Amritsar | By Surjit Singh
UPDATED ON NOV 27, 2020 04:29 PM IST
To head apex gurdwara body for third tenure after getting 122 of the 143 votes, defeating opposition candidate Mithu Singh Kahne Ke
Shiromani Akali Dal (SAD) workers raising slogans and blocking the road at the Golden Gate on Friday in response to the farmers’ bandh call.(Sameer Sehgal/HT)
Shiromani Akali Dal (SAD) workers raising slogans and blocking the road at the Golden Gate on Friday in response to the farmers’ bandh call.(Sameer Sehgal/HT)

Total bandh in Amritsar, Patiala, Jalandhar and Bathinda against Centre’s farm bills

Hindustan Times, Amritsar/Patiala | By HT Correspondents
UPDATED ON SEP 25, 2020 04:52 PM IST
Shops shut, traffic hit in Punjab cities as people stay home in response to bandh call by farmer organisations; security up across the state
Shiromani Gurdwara Parbandhak Committee (SGPC) president Gobind Singh Longowal along with other office-bearers doing(Sameer Sehgal/HT)
Shiromani Gurdwara Parbandhak Committee (SGPC) president Gobind Singh Longowal along with other office-bearers doing(Sameer Sehgal/HT)

Akal Takht acting jathedar publicly punishes SGPC chief over missing Guru Granth Sahib saroops

Hindustan Times, Amritsar | By Surjit Singh
UPDATED ON SEP 18, 2020 05:17 PM IST
Senior vice-president Rajinder Singh Mehta removed from all SGPC posts for a year; committee staffers who tossed nihang’s turban summoned at Takht
Shiromani Gurdwara Parbandhak Committee task force members using force to disperse Sikh protesters demanding action against culprits of the missing Guru Granth Sahib saroops outside Teja Singh Samundri Hall, the SGPC headquarters, in Golden Temple complex in Amritsar on Tuesday.(HT Photo)
Shiromani Gurdwara Parbandhak Committee task force members using force to disperse Sikh protesters demanding action against culprits of the missing Guru Granth Sahib saroops outside Teja Singh Samundri Hall, the SGPC headquarters, in Golden Temple complex in Amritsar on Tuesday.(HT Photo)

Tension outside Golden Temple after SGPC uses force to disperse Sikhs protesting against missing Guru Granth Sahib saroops

Hindustan Times, Amritsar | By Surjit Singh
PUBLISHED ON SEP 15, 2020 04:10 PM IST
Nihang injured in action outside shrine, devotees inconvenienced due to barricades put up overnight
Former chief secretary of Shiromani Gurdwara Parbandhak Committee Harcharan Singh.(Sameer Sehgal/ HT)
Former chief secretary of Shiromani Gurdwara Parbandhak Committee Harcharan Singh.(Sameer Sehgal/ HT)

Missing saroops: Days after being indicted, SGPC ex-chief secy dies of heart attack

Hindustan Times/Amritsar | By HT Correspondent, Amritsar
UPDATED ON SEP 06, 2020 01:56 AM IST
Singh, 75, who stayed in Chandigarh, complained of chest pain in the morning and was rushed to a hospital where he died, said family sources.
Devotees taking part in the religious procession at Golden Temple on Wednesday morning.(Sameer Sehgal/HT)
Devotees taking part in the religious procession at Golden Temple on Wednesday morning.(Sameer Sehgal/HT)

Covid norms forgotten as hundreds take part in nagar kirtan in Amritsar to mark 416th Parkash Purb of Guru Granth Sahib

Hindustan Times, Chandigarh | By HT Correspondent
UPDATED ON AUG 19, 2020 01:47 PM IST
Ignoring district administration, SGPC’s appeal to devotees to watch live telecast of the procession amid pandemic, hundreds turned up without maintaining social distancing or wearing masks
Shiromani Gurdwara Parbandhak Committee (SGPC) senior vice-president Rajinder Singh Mehta (L) along with other SGPC officials addresses the media during a press conference at SGPC office, in Teja Singh Samundri Hall, Golden Temple complex, Amritsar, Punjab. The SGPC has termed the accusations as “misleading” and “condemnable”(HT Photo)
Shiromani Gurdwara Parbandhak Committee (SGPC) senior vice-president Rajinder Singh Mehta (L) along with other SGPC officials addresses the media during a press conference at SGPC office, in Teja Singh Samundri Hall, Golden Temple complex, Amritsar, Punjab. The SGPC has termed the accusations as “misleading” and “condemnable”(HT Photo)

Missing ‘saroops’: Ex-employee files police complaint against SGPC officials

By HT Correspondent
UPDATED ON JUN 29, 2020 11:28 PM IST
Kanwaljit Singh, who retired from service on May 31, in the complaint refuted SGPC’s claim that only 14 ‘saroops’ were damaged in the 2016 fire. He said the number of ‘saroops’ damaged in the blaze and due to water in fire control operation was 80 and the SGPC officials hid this truth.
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SGPC asks Punjab to release pending scholarship amount

Hindustan Times, Amritsar | By HT Correspondent, Amritsar
UPDATED ON JUN 05, 2020 09:33 PM IST
Says the government has to release Rs 40 crore for Dalit students studying in educational institutions unde it.
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COVID-19 outbreak: Golden Temple won’t be closed, devotees to be screened from today

Hindustan Times, Amritsar | By HT Correspondent
PUBLISHED ON MAR 17, 2020 10:57 PM IST
Medical staff of SGPC-run Sri Guru Ram Das Charitable Hospital along with teams of the health department will carry out the screening at one of the most visited religions shrines in the world.
Temporary dispensaries will be set up at all entrances of the Sikh shrine as a precautionary measure to combat the COVID-19 threat.(Sameer Sehgal/HT)
Temporary dispensaries will be set up at all entrances of the Sikh shrine as a precautionary measure to combat the COVID-19 threat.(Sameer Sehgal/HT)

SGPC to start screening of devotees at Golden Temple

Hindustan Times, Amritsar | By HT Correspondent, Amritsar
PUBLISHED ON MAR 17, 2020 05:10 PM IST
The decision was taken during a meeting held at the SGPC head office in Amritsar on Tuesday
SGPC president Gobind Singh Longowa (2nd from right), Damdami Taksal head Harnam Singh Dhumma and others after unveiling portrait of former SAD and SGPC president Jagdev Singh Talwandi at Central Sikh Museum at Golden Temple in Amritsar on Sunday.(Sameer Sehgal/HT)
SGPC president Gobind Singh Longowa (2nd from right), Damdami Taksal head Harnam Singh Dhumma and others after unveiling portrait of former SAD and SGPC president Jagdev Singh Talwandi at Central Sikh Museum at Golden Temple in Amritsar on Sunday.(Sameer Sehgal/HT)

5 years after his death, SGPC unveils Talwandi’s portrait in Golden Temple

Hindustan Times, Amritsar | By HT Correspondent
UPDATED ON MAR 15, 2020 09:29 PM IST
Talwandi was known as the Iron Man (Loh Purush) of Akali politics and had also held the position of the SAD president twice.
(Sameer Sehgal/HT)
(Sameer Sehgal/HT)

Akal Takht, SGPC release Nanakshahi calendar

Hindustan Times, Amritsar | By HT Correspondent, Amritsar
UPDATED ON MAR 13, 2020 10:17 PM IST
The calendar has courted controversy among the Sikh community as the same events related to the Sikh Gurus were mentioned twice a year.
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Ex-Akali minister Garcha, brother join Dhindsa camp

Hindustan Times, Ludhiana | By HT Correspondent, Ludhiana
PUBLISHED ON MAR 12, 2020 10:05 PM IST
The Garcha brothers slammed SAD chief Sukhbir Singh Badal, his wife Union minister Harsimrat Kaur Badal and former minister Bikram Majithia, accusing them of using the party for their personal gains.
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Coronavirus scare: Footfall remains unaffected at Golden Temple, Kartarpur Corridor

Hindustan Times, Amritsar | By Surjit Singh, Amritsar
UPDATED ON MAR 07, 2020 11:22 PM IST
Two positive coronavirus cases have been detected in Amritsar
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Kartarpur corridor: Scuffle over releasing calendar carrying Imran’s image

Hindustan Times, Amritsar | By HT Correspondent, Amritsar
PUBLISHED ON MAR 06, 2020 11:05 PM IST
The Nanakshahi calendar format was accepted by the SGPC general house and ratified by the Akal Takht in 2003 but was rejected by the apex gurdwara body in 2010 saying it needed to be amended.
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1 lakh daily footfall at Golden temple, no precautions in place against coronavirus

Hindustan Times, Amritsar | By Anil Sharma
PUBLISHED ON MAR 04, 2020 09:36 PM IST
The footfall surges to 1.25 lakh on weekends. There has been no reduction in the rush due to the outbreak of the coronavirus, claim authorities.
Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal speaks to reporters after meeting Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Tuesday.(ANI Photo)
Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal speaks to reporters after meeting Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Tuesday.(ANI Photo)

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Hindustan Times, New Delhi | By HT Correspondent
PUBLISHED ON MAR 03, 2020 12:59 PM IST
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Badals in cahoots with Capt, their buses still plying without permits: Dhindsas

Hindustan Times, Sangrur | By HT Correspondent, Sangrur
PUBLISHED ON FEB 23, 2020 11:02 PM IST
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Gurbani telecast rights: Bajwa seeks Akal Takht’s intervention

Hindustan Times, Amritsar | By HT Correspondent
PUBLISHED ON FEB 14, 2020 11:19 PM IST
Former Punjab chief minister Parkash Singh Badal, SAD president Sukhbir Singh Badal offering siropa to SAD Taksali leader Amarpal Singh Bony during a protest rally against Punjab government at Rajasansi in Amritsar on Thursday.(Sameer Sehgal/HT)
Former Punjab chief minister Parkash Singh Badal, SAD president Sukhbir Singh Badal offering siropa to SAD Taksali leader Amarpal Singh Bony during a protest rally against Punjab government at Rajasansi in Amritsar on Thursday.(Sameer Sehgal/HT)

Fissures within Akali Dal in Ajnala after Bony’s ‘homecoming’

Hindustan Times, Amritsar | By Surjit Singh
PUBLISHED ON FEB 14, 2020 11:15 PM IST
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SGPC pays 1crore to CA, Sukhbir’s firms get free service: Dhindsa

Hindustan Times, Chandigarh | By HT Correspondent
PUBLISHED ON FEB 10, 2020 11:11 PM IST
Notice announcing the ban at the Golden Temple complex.
Notice announcing the ban at the Golden Temple complex.

Shooting of TikTok videos on Golden Temple premises prohibited

Hindustan Times, Chandigarh | By HT Correspondent, Amritsar
UPDATED ON FEB 09, 2020 09:07 AM IST
The move came after devotees objected to TikTok videos shot on the Golden Temple premises to the tunes of romantic and vulgar songs went viral on social media.
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TikTik videos at Golden Temple: SGPC moves cyber crime wing

Hindustan Times, Amritsar | By HT Correspondent
UPDATED ON FEB 05, 2020 09:04 PM IST
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HSGMC (ad hoc) sees hope of separate Sikh gurdwara body in Haryana

Hindustan Times, Chandigarh | By Neeraj Mohan
PUBLISHED ON FEB 05, 2020 12:24 AM IST
As of now, the SGPC, based in Amritsar, manages Sikh shrines in Punjab, Haryana and Himachal Pradesh

Make your stand clear on CAA: Dhindsa Jr to Sukhbir

By Avtar Singh, Chhajli (sangrur)
PUBLISHED ON JAN 30, 2020 10:57 PM IST
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A view of the partially demolished Darshani Deori of Gurudwara Darbar Sahib in Tarn Tran in on Saturday.(HT PHOTO)
A view of the partially demolished Darshani Deori of Gurudwara Darbar Sahib in Tarn Tran in on Saturday.(HT PHOTO)

10 months on, no progress on restoration of Darshani Deori in Tarn Taran gurdwara

Hindustan Times, Tarn Taran | By Anil Sharma
UPDATED ON JAN 30, 2020 10:55 PM IST
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Work to set up first Sikh varsity outside India on in US city

Hindustan Times, Amritsar | By Surjit Singh, Amritsar
PUBLISHED ON JAN 25, 2020 10:02 PM IST
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Taksalis did not consult me before declaring Sidhu as CM face: Dhindsa

Hindustan Times, Ludhiana | By HT Correspondent, Ludhiana
PUBLISHED ON JAN 24, 2020 10:21 PM IST
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