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BSF seizes 41 kg heroin along Pakistan border
Amritsar, March 11 : The Border Security Force Tuesday seized 41 kg of heroin, its biggest seizure this year, following a shootout with smugglers from Pakistan along the border in the Amritsar sector, BSF officials said here.
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Mon Mar 10, 2014
Open revolt against Sidhu, BJP leaders want Jaitley to contest Amritsar LS Seat - Indiatalkies.com
Amritsar, Mar.10: Top leaders of the Bharatiya Janata Party's Punjab unit have reportedly come out in open rebellion against sitting Amritsar Member of Parliament and former cricketer Navjot Singh Sidhu, saying that they would like to replace him with senior party leader Arun Jaitley.
Sun Mar 09, 2014
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Indira Gandhi assassina s son joins BSP
Sarabjit Singh Khalsa, son of Beant Singh, one of the two assassins of Prime Minister Indira Gandhi, joined the Bahujan Samaj Party on Sunday.
First time voters in Holy City Amritsar offered 30% rebate by...
Amritsar, Mar. 9: In a bid to encourage the young voters to judiciously use their right to cast their vote in the forthcoming Parliamentary Elections the district administration with the support of local association of hotel industry has offered 30 percent discount to the first time voters at various restaurants of holy city Amritsar.
Tue Mar 04, 2014
AlphaOne Marked Its 4th Anniversary With Many Special Reasons For...
AlphaOne is celebrating the 4th Anniversary of AlphaOne, Amritsar with fun-loving Amritsaris.
Mon Mar 03, 2014
Skulls and bones found in Indian village well could belong to...
President Obama looks to 'isolate' Putin following dispatch of Russian troops into the Crimea as Ukrainians claim Russian naval forces have ordered the surrender of two warships Last resting place of the rebels: Remains of 50 Indian soldiers executed during 1857 Mutiny are found in 'Martyrs' Well' Human remains, thought to be rebel soldiers ... (more)
Sun Mar 02, 2014
Remains of 1857 freedom fighters dug up in Punjab gurdwara - Indiatalkies.com
Ajnala , March 2: Scores of volunteers are engaged in digging a well inside the campus of a gurdwara here to take out the remains of 282 martyrs who laid down their lives in the First War of Independence in 1857.
Thu Feb 27, 2014
Bakersfield Marine earns U.S. citizenship in Afghanistan
Cpl. Jasdeep Singh, supply administrative chief, Combat Logistics Regiment 5, 1st Marine Logistics Group, displays his certificate of naturalization in front of the CLB-5 logo at Camp Pendleton, Calif., in early February.
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India, Nepal, Celebrate Maha Shivaratri
Devotees commemorated Thursday the marriage of Lord Shiva, the Hindu god of destruction, and Parvati, the mother goddess.
Wed Feb 26, 2014
Congress demands police case against Punjab minister
Chandigarh, Feb 26 : The Punjab Congress Wednesday demanded registration of a police case against state cabinet minister and senior BJP leader Anil Joshi and his family members for allegedly committing forgery and having dual votes at two places.
Badal bats for poll-linked corporate funding law
By Ravinder Singh Robin, Amritsar, Feb.25 : Punjab Chief Minister and patron of the Shiromani Akali Dal Parkash Singh Badal has called for the introduction of a corporate funding law for elections in the country, saying regulating politically-linked contributions is a must to ensure for on free and fair polls.
Ten packets of heroin seized by police from drug peddlers in Punjab
Amritsar, Feb. 25 : The Border Security Force seized ten packets of heroin in Punjab from smugglers who were trying to trespass into Indian territory along the India-Pakistan border.
Tue Feb 25, 2014
Maha Shivaratri 2014: The Great Night Of Lord Shiva
Indian Hindu devotees offer prayers to a Shiva Lingam, a stone sculpture representing the phallus of Hindu god Lord Shiva, on Maha Shivaratri at the Keesaragutta Temple on the outskirts of Hyderabad on March 10, 2013.
Mon Feb 24, 2014
Indian media: Laloo Yadav's future
Media in India are reporting a split in the regional Rashtriya Janata Dal party led by former federal minister Laloo Prasad Yadav.
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Joseph's Hospital in Stockton on Wednesday, February 19, 2014 after a sudden illness.
Sun Feb 23, 2014
Navjot Sidhu skips Modi rally - Indiatalkies.com
Jagraon , Feb 23: The BJP's lone Lok Sabha member from Punjab, cricketer-turned-politician Navjot Singh Sidhu, Sunday gave a miss to BJP's prime ministerial candidate Narendra Modi's rally here.
Fri Feb 21, 2014
Sikh groups demand a probe on Britain's role in Bluestar
Two prominent Sikh organisations in Britain have demanded a full inquiry into the extent of the country's involvement in the Indian army assault on the Golden Temple in Amritsar, in 1984.
Celebrating Valentine's Day at Punjab's Largest Lifestyle Destination
New Delhi, Delhi February 21, 2014 - On the happy occasion of Valentine's Day, AlphaOne, Amritsar will be abuzz with the festive spirit.
Thu Feb 20, 2014
Rahul Gandhi panned by Sukhbir Badal over Rajiv Gandhi killers remarks
Punjab Deputy Chief Minister Sukhbir Singh Badal today alleged Congress leader Rahul Gandhi has "no regret or sorrow" for the Sikhs killed during the 1984 riots and "lacks" courage to take action against party leaders involved in it.
Sikh groups demand Amritsar inquiry
Campaigners representing UK Sikhs have demanded a full public inquiry into the extent of UK involvement in a deadly 1984 attack on a Sikh temple in India.