Punjab

Amritsar train tragedy: Congress criticises Railways for shirking responsibility

Amritsar train tragedy: Congress criticises Railways for shirking responsibility

The President, Punjab Pradesh Congress Committee (PPCC) Mr. Sunil Jakhar has termed as most unfortunate the politics being played on the Amritsar train tragedy in which 58 people were killed and the same number were injured. The PPCC President said that the clean chit given by the railways with regard to the shocking tragedy raises […]

By October 22, 2018 0 Comments Read More →
Navjot Sidhu to undertake responsibility of children of victims

Navjot Sidhu to undertake responsibility of children of victims

The President, Punjab Pradesh Congress Committee (PPCC) Mr. Sunil Jakhar has termed as most unfortunate the politics being played on the Amritsar train tragedy in which 58 people were killed and the same number were injured. The PPCC President said that the clean chit given by the railways with regard to the shocking tragedy raises […]

By October 22, 2018 0 Comments Read More →
Amritsar tragedy: Two new videos put Navjot Kaur Sidhu and organisers in the dock

Amritsar tragedy: Two new videos put Navjot Kaur Sidhu and organisers in the dock

Two new videos of the incident at Amritsar have erupted, which put Dussehra event organisers and Navjot Kaur Sidhu in the dock. A CCTV footage has surfaced which reveals the timing of Navjot Kaur’s arrival, her departure and the duration of her stay. The footage shows that Mrs. Sidhu left the venue at 06:58 PM […]

By October 22, 2018 0 Comments Read More →
Amritsar Tragedy: Report of suicide by train driver is fake : DRM

Amritsar Tragedy: Report of suicide by train driver is fake : DRM

The misleading images and videos claiming train driver of the incident of killing of 60 persons on the railway track on Dushera festival day, has committed suicide viral on social media and the same are fake, confirmed DRM office Ferozepur.Giving the clarification, Vivek Kumar, DRM said, the news of images and videos of a man […]

By October 22, 2018 0 Comments Read More →

Sikh

SGPC President Longowal’s statement on Giani Gurbanchan Singh

SGPC President Longowal’s statement on Giani Gurbanchan Singh

urbachan Singh on Thursday stepped down from his post, citing health issues.His resignation comes amidst the growing clamour by Sikh groups for his removal over his highly controversial pardon in 2015 to Ram Rahim against whom the Sikh clergy had passed an edict for his allegedly blasphemous act of imitating Guru Gobind Singh in 2007.In […]

By October 19, 2018 0 Comments Read More →
Gurbachan Singh resigns, cites poor health

Gurbachan Singh resigns, cites poor health

Amid demand of his removal, Akal Takht Jathedar Giani Gurbachan Singh on Thursday expressed his desire to quit. In a statement written in Punjabi and issued through his personal assistant Satinderpal Singh late evening, the Jathedar cited health reasons and his advancing age which do not allow him to continue. He has asked the SGPC […]

By October 18, 2018 0 Comments Read More →
Gurdwara committee  gives Sirpao to Kamal Nath

Gurdwara committee gives Sirpao to Kamal Nath

Congress President Rahul Gandhi, who is on a two-day tour of the poll-bound Madhya Pradesh, visited a Gurdwara here on Tuesday.Gandhi, along with state party chief Kamal Nath ( accused of 1984 Sikh Genocide) and election campaign committee head Jyotiraditya Scindia, prayed at the historic Shri Data Bandi Chhorh Sahib. They were warmly welcomed by […]

By October 17, 2018 0 Comments Read More →
What  Judge said to Man who stole Bread

What Judge said to Man who stole Bread

More than 1.1 million Canadian households experience food insecurity. This means at least four million Canadians at one time or another have been unsure of where their next meal is coming from. This news is heart-breaking and of great concern to all Canadians, but it is even more disappointing for Canadian Sikhs to hear — […]

By October 15, 2018 0 Comments Read More →

International

Pakistan executes rapist of 7-year-old in presence of victim’s father

Pakistan executes rapist of 7-year-old in presence of victim’s father

The rapist and murderer of a seven-year-old girl from Pakistan was hanged to death inside Lahore’s Kot Lakhpat jail early morning today.Imran Ali, the man who raped and killed the minor, was executed in the presence of Magistrate Adil Sarwar and the victim’s father.The convict was given a time frame of 45 minutes with his […]

By October 17, 2018 0 Comments Read More →
Couple gets so drunk on honeymoon, they buy the hotel

Couple gets so drunk on honeymoon, they buy the hotel

A newly married couple got so drunk on their Sri Lankan honeymoon, they bought their hotel — and now run a successful bed and breakfast.After a rustic December wedding ceremony in Tuscany, Italy, Gina Lyons, 33, and Mark Lee, 35, of London, set off for a monthlong honeymoon in Sri Lanka, where they had booked […]

By October 16, 2018 0 Comments Read More →
Huge marlin sinks  fishing boat

Huge marlin sinks fishing boat

Like a modern-day take on “The Old Man and the Sea,” five Filipino fishermen were cast adrift for days on a makeshift raft after a huge marlin sank their boat.The men were fishing in the South China Sea when a 6-foot-long (1.8-meter) marlin punctured their boat’s wooden hull with its giant bill, vessel master Jimmy […]

By October 16, 2018 0 Comments Read More →
Australia Refused Citizenship to Hindustani Patel for stealing shoes

Australia Refused Citizenship to Hindustani Patel for stealing shoes

An Indian national has been denied Australian citizenship for hiding information about his past court convictions in his applications for permanent residency and citizenship.Identifying the man only with his last name, SBS reported that Patel, 35, did not disclose in his citizenship application that he was convicted for stealing a pair of shoes and possessing […]

By October 5, 2018 0 Comments Read More →

National

Indian Security agencies using Suicide attacks?

Indian Security agencies using Suicide attacks?

The top counter-terrorism force National Security Guard or NSG that undertakes high-risk close combat missions observed its 34th Raising Day on Tuesday. Commandos of the NSG had killed the terrorists who attacked Mumbai in November 2008. A unit of the NSG has also been deployed in Jammu and Kashmir. The NSG was raised in 1984 […]

By October 22, 2018 0 Comments Read More →
High drama in Sabarimala as 2 women reach hilltop but return after protests

High drama in Sabarimala as 2 women reach hilltop but return after protests

Ending hours-long drama and tense moments at Sabarimala, two women reached the hilltop on Friday but had to return before reaching the sanctum sanctorum following massive protests by Lord Ayyappa devotees.A large number of devotees blocked the young women and police team escorting them at Valiya Nadappandhal, the queue complex located a few metres away […]

By October 19, 2018 0 Comments Read More →
Hindu Mob attack women near India Hindu temple

Hindu Mob attack women near India Hindu temple

Several people including an old woman were injured as crowds threw stones at vehicles and attacked police officers.The Sabarimala temple has historically been closed to women of “menstruating age”. Hinduism regards menstruating women as unclean and bars them from participating in religious rituals. But while most Hindu temples allow women to enter as long as […]

By October 18, 2018 0 Comments Read More →
Gurugram: Gunman Mahipal sent to 14-day judicial custody

Gurugram: Gunman Mahipal sent to 14-day judicial custody

Gunman Mahipal, who shot an additional session judge’s wife and son in Gurugram, has been sent to 14-day judicial custody.On October 5, the Gurugram Police detained the assailant’s mother and cousin for interrogation.The police arrested the gunman on Saturday and said that they are yet to ascertain the motive behind the crime.The incident took place […]

By October 18, 2018 0 Comments Read More →

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Priest who testified against rape-accused bishop found dead in Jalandhar

Priest who testified against rape-accused bishop found dead in Jalandhar

Father Kuriakose Kattuthara, who had deposed with Kerala Police against Bishop Franco Mulakkal, was found dead at Bhogpur near here on Monday morning.According to reports, the body of 60-year-old Father Kuriakose, who was serving in a diocese school at Dasuya, was found from his Bhogpur house. The cause of the death is not known.Kattuthara, 62, […]

By October 22, 2018 0 Comments Read More →
Wife of UP legislative council chairman arrested for murdering son

Wife of UP legislative council chairman arrested for murdering son

Police arrested the wife of Uttar Pradesh Legislative Council chairman Ramesh Yadav early on Monday morning for allegedly murdering her younger son after a late night argument on Saturday. Meera Yadav is the second wife of Ramesh Yadav who is an MLC from Etah. The first wife reportedly lives at his ancestral home in Etah.A […]

By October 22, 2018 0 Comments Read More →
Amritsar train tragedy: Govt doctors from four districts join in to treat injured

Amritsar train tragedy: Govt doctors from four districts join in to treat injured

Hundreds of doctors have been called in from the four neighbouring districts of Tarn Taran, Gurdaspur, Pathankot and Jalandhar to treat the 90-odd people injured in Friday’s train accident.“These doctors are helping us treat the injured at the civil hospital and at the Guru Nanak Dev Hospital. Leaves of staff in Amritsar district have been […]

By October 22, 2018 0 Comments Read More →
Train Driver Lied, Say Witnesses As Anger Grows Over Amritsar Tragedy

Train Driver Lied, Say Witnesses As Anger Grows Over Amritsar Tragedy

Two days after a train ran over 61 people at the venue of a Dussehra event in Punjab’s Amritsar, local residents on Sunday vehemently rejected the driver’s statement that he had decided against stopping after the crowd began throwing stones.Recounting the events that occurred on the night of October 19, local councillor Shailender Singh Shally […]

By October 22, 2018 0 Comments Read More →
Affair with classmate costs student his life

Affair with classmate costs student his life

An affair with his classmate cost a Class XII student his life.The boy was attacked near Doraha on Friday by the brother of the girl along with others. He succumbed to his injuries at a hospital in Ludhiana on Saturday.The deceased have been identified as Avtar Singh, son of Kuldeep Singh, a resident of Dhandari […]

By October 22, 2018 0 Comments Read More →