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Footfall steadily rising at Golden Temple

AMRITSAR, Aug. 17 -- Even as Covid-19 cases continue to mount in Punjab, the footfall of devotees at Golden Temple, the holiest Sikh shrine, has been gradually increasing. Months after the pandemic o... Read More


Gurdaspur youth dies rescuing 3 kids swept away in California river

Amritsar, Aug. 9 -- A 29-year-old man from Gurdaspur district of Punjab died while rescuing three children being swept away in the Kings River in California. Manjeet Singh jumped into the river to re... Read More


Punjab-origin youngster dies rescuing three children swept away in Kings River in California

India, Aug. 8 -- A 29-year-old man from Gurdaspur district of Punjab died while rescuing three children being swept away in the Kings River in California. Manjeet Singh jumped into the river to rescu... Read More


Suspects will be probed irrespective of political affiliation or rank: Inquiry officer

Amritsar:, Aug. 7 -- Jalandhar divisional commissioner Raj Kamal Chaudhary on Thursday initiated an inquiry into the hooch tragedy that has claimed 113 lives in Tarn Taran, Amritsar and Gurdaspur dist... Read More


Punjab hooch tragedy: Suspects will be probed irrespective of political affiliation or rank, says inquiry officer

India, Aug. 6 -- Jalandhar divisional commissioner Raj Kamal Chaudhary on Thursday initiated an inquiry into the hooch tragedy that has claimed 113 lives in Tarn Taran, Amritsar and Gurdaspur district... Read More


Sikh gurus descendants of Lord Ram, says Takht Patna Sahib ex-jathedar

AMRITSAR, Aug. 6 -- Takht Patna Sahib former jathedar Giani Iqbal Singh on Wednesday said the Sikh gurus were descendants of Lord Ram. Addressing the mediapersons on the sidelines of the 'bhoomi pooj... Read More


Akal Takht jathedar shrugs off invitation to Ayodhya event

AMRITSAR, Aug. 5 -- Akal Takht acting jathedar Giani Harpreet Singh on Tuesday shrugged off the invite to the bhoomi pujan of the Ram temple in Ayodhya. The invitation, sent by the Shri Ram Janmabhoom... Read More


Akal Takht declares SGPC member, aide of Langah 'tankhaiya'

AMRITSAR, Aug. 5 -- Akal Takht on Tuesday pronounced Shiromani Gurdwara Parbandhak Committee (SGPC) member Gurinderpal Singh Gora and another member's husband Rattan Singh Jaffarwal 'tankhaiya' (guilt... Read More


SGPC suspends 3 gurdwara employees after 'pardon' to Langah by panj pyaras

Amritsar, Aug. 4 -- The Shiromani Gurdwara Parbandhak Committee (SGPC) on Monday suspended three employees of the historic Gurdwara Baba Banda Singh Bahadar at Garhi Gurdas Nangal village in Gurdaspur... Read More


Excommunicated by Akal Takht, Langah pardoned by panj pyaras at Gurdaspur gurdwara

India, Aug. 3 -- Excommunicated by Akal Takht, the highest Sikh temporal seat, after a video allegedly showing him in an objectionable position with a woman was widely shared on social media in 2017, ... Read More