India  /  Published 14.05.22

Fire at Amritsar hospital

A massive fire broke out at the government-run Guru Nanak Dev Hospital here on Saturday, said police. However, no casualty was reported, they said. Nearly ten fire tenders were pressed into service t...
By Our Bureau, PTI in Amritsar

India  /  Published 29.04.22

Bones in well solve 1857 mystery

Genetic and chemical studies on human bones recovered from an abandoned well in Punjab have corroborated historical accounts that they are the remains of soldiers from the 26th Native Bengal Infantry ...
By G.S. Mudur in New Delhi

India  /  Published 15.04.22

Ramana caution against ‘division’

Chief Justice of India N.V. Ramana on Thursday urged people to be vigilant against “divisiveness” as “only through unity can we achieve peace and progress”. His comments came ...
By Our Legal Correspondent in New Delhi

India  /  Published 07.03.22

5 killed as BSF jawan opens fire

A BSF trooper opened fire and killed four of his colleagues before falling to a bullet at the paramilitary force’s 144 battalion camp in Amritsar, Punjab, on Sunday. A BSF spokesperson said the...
By Our Special Correspondent in New Delhi

India  /  Published 20.12.21

Sacrilege bid, 2 lynchings in Punjab

A man allegedly attempted desecration at the Golden Temple in Amritsar and was beaten to death by a congregation on Saturday, while another was lynched for “disrespecting” the Sikh religio...
By PTI in Kapurthala/ Amritsar


India  /  Published 18.12.21

Sacrilege: Man killed in Golden Temple

In what could stir a huge row, a man was "beaten to death by a mob after an alleged sacrilege attempt at the Golden Temple in Amritsar, the police said on Saturday," repoprts ...
By Our Bureau, Agencies in Amritsar

Jharkhand  /  Published 08.12.21

State Digest: Experts to train Dhanbad anganwadi workers

Dhanbad: Intending to develop an industrial manufacturing cluster or industrials manufacturing node in Bokaro over 1000 acres of land belonging to the Steel Authority of India Limited, a five-membered...
By Our Bureau

Travel  /  Published 19.09.21

Bigger & Butter

A mini slice of Punjab can be experienced at Sadda Pind, on the way to the Attari-Wagah border. A few local women sit and make fresh and wholesome corn-flour rotis on an open fire oven and serve it wi...
By Sneha Dutta

India  /  Published 24.04.21

Oxygen: 6 patients die, hospital blames govt

Six patients died at a private hospital in Amritsar on Saturday due to the shortage of oxygen, hospital authorities said. Five of the six patients were infected with Covid-19, they said. "Despi...
By Our Bureau, Agencies in Amritsar

India  /  Published 18.11.18

Three die in grenade attack at Sikh religious congregation in Amritsar

Three persons were reported to have died and several were injured in an alleged grenade attack on a religious congregation in Amritsar on Sunday, police said.The grenade was lobbed by bike-borne perso...
By PTI in Amritsar


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