Pak will open the much-awaited Kartarpur Corridor on November 9, ahead of the 550th birth anniversary of Guru Nanak on November 12

DW BUREAU / PESHAWAR With lLarge number of Sikh devotees from across the Khyber Pakhtunkhwa province and adjoining areas participated in the event, the four-day celebrations to mark the 550th birth anniversary of Sikh faith founder Guru Nanak Dev concluded here on Monday. It had started on October 18. During the ceremony, religious scholars of […]

Kartarpur corridor

DW BUREAU / CHANDIGARH Union Minister Harsimrat Kaur Badal on Monday slammed Pakistan for its insistence on charging USD 20 as service fee from Indian pilgrims visiting Kartarpur Sahib gurdwara, saying the neighbouring country has made a “business out of faith”.”The $20 fee each charged by Pak for Kartarpur Sahib darshan is atrocious. How will […]

A family show their fingers marked with indelible ink after casting their votes in Haryana Assembly elections in Karnal district on Monday

DW BUREAU / Chandigarh Haryana on Monday recorded a voter turnout of 65 per cent in the assembly polls, a sharp drop from the 2014 elections which brought the BJP to power in the state. Seven people were hurt in stone-pelting between two groups in a Nuh village and there were “minor incidents” in Rohtak, […]

Haryana Chief Minister Manohar Lal Khattar arrives on a bicycle to cast his vote for state Assembly elections, in Karnal, Monday, Oct

DW BUREAU / CHANDIGARH Haryana Chief Minister Manohar Lal Khattar on Monday travelled by train from Chandigarh to Karnal and then rode a bicycle to reach a polling booth to cast his vote. Polling in the 90 assembly constituencies began on Monday morning. Khattar said he had a lively interaction with co-passengers during his train […]