Tag: Amritsar

Bollywood actor Sunny Deol likely join BJP, may contest from Amritsar Lok Sabha seat

Bollywood actor Sunny Deol likely to join BJP, may contest from Amritsar Lok Sabha seat

Political circles are abuzz about renowned Bollywood stars joining political parties ahead of Lok Sabha Elections 2019. The latest rumour doing the rounds is that of Bollywood actor and son of veteran actress-politician Hema Malini, Sunny Deol, joining the Bharatiya Janata Party. According to the media reports, Sunny Deol’s name is doing[Read More…]

Elderly man kills self in Delhi

Punjab: Man loses life in police custody

At a scuffle between policemen and locals of Hakima Gate area (Amritsar), two police personnel sustained injuries. The incident occurred after a scuffle broke down due to Bittu Shah’s arrest. Bittu, who was arrested for possessing narcotics, according to his family lost his life while in the police custody. As quoted by[Read More…]

Punjab CM Amarinder Singh admitted to hospital for kidney stone removal

Punjab Chief Minister Amarinder Singh heads to Israel

Chandigarh: Claiming to be “completely satisfied with the relief and rehabilitation measures being carried out for the victims of the Amritsar train tragedy” and following assurances by his ministerial colleagues that everything will be taken care of, Punjab Chief Minister Amarinder Singh on Sunday decided to visit Israel. The Chief[Read More…]

Amritsar train tragedy similar to Thalaserry's in 1986

Amritsar train tragedy similar to Thalaserry’s in 1986

Chennai: Friday’s Amritsar’s train tragedy is similar to the one that happened in 1986 in Kerala’s Thalaserry, where an Express train ran through revellers, leaving several dead and injured in its trail, recalled a senior journalist here on Saturday. “I was 20 and working in a private company. The rail[Read More…]

Jharkhand: 16 train drivers undergo eye operation to bunk work and enjoy monthly salary

Amritsar train tragedy: Railways deny responsibility

Amritsar: Hours after 60 people were crushed to death by a train while watching the burning of a Ravana effigy here, the Railways on Saturday said it was not responsible for the tragedy. Northern Railways spokesperson Deepak Kumar said in a statement that the event was organised in an area[Read More…]

Trudeau offers prayers at Golden Temple; says no support for separatists

Amritsar: Underlining the significance of the large and influential Sikh and Punjabi community settled in his country, Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau, accompanied by his wife and children, offered prayers at the Golden Temple on Wednesday. Dressed in traditional Indian clothes and their heads covered, the Trudeau family bowed before the[Read More…]

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