Tript calls on Akal Takht chief, appeals for free Gurbani live telecast signal

DW BUREAU / CHANDIGARH / AMRITSAR Punjab Panchayats and Rural Development Minister Tript Rajinder Singh Bajwa today led a delegation of the Sikh leaders to Akal Takht Jathedar Giani Harpreet Singh seeking his intervention to end monopoly on the live telecast of Gurbani from the Golden Temple and facilitate the availability of signal to all […]

Chhina questions Sidhu+ char(39) +s + char(39) +studied silence+ char(39) + on Nankana Sahib attack

DW BUREAU / Amritsar Senior Punjab BJP leader Rajinder Mohan Singh Chhina on Sunday hit out at Congress leader Navjot Singh Sidhu for his “studied silence” on the mob attack on Gurdwara Nankana Sahib in Pakistan, asking where is he “hiding” now. He also said that the attack justifies the amendments made to the Citizenship […]

Former Akali Minister Bikram Singh Majithia addressing a press conference in Chandigarh on Thursday

DW BUREAU / AMRITSAR / CHANDIGARH A local Shiromani Akali Dal (SAD) leader was shot dead by three motorcycle-borne assailants at Umarpura village here, in what the opposition party claimed was a “politically-motivated murder” carried out at the behest of the ruling Congress. The 50-year-old Gurdeep Singh’s killing on Wednesday is a second instance of […]

Shiromani Akali Dal president Sukhbir Singh Badal during general delegate session of SAD -B- held at Teja Singh Samundari Hall where Sukhbir Singh Badal was elected party president consecutively for the third time in a row in Amritsar, Saturday, Dec

DW BUREAU / Amritsar Sukhbir S-ingh Badal was on saturday unanimously re-elected as the president of the Shiromani Akali Dal for another five years, the third time in a row. The name of the 57-year-old former Punjab chief minister was proposed by senior party leader Tota Singh and seconded by another senior leader, Prem Singh […]

Banners hailing Sidhu, Imran Khan as real heroes of Kartarpur project surfaces in Amritsar

DW BUREAU / Amritsar Several hoardings which had surfaced here across the holy city, hailing Congress leader Navjot Singh Sidhu and Pakistan Prime Minister Imran Khan as “real heroes” for turning the Kartarpur Corridor project into a reality, were on Wednesday brought down hurriedly by some unknown persons and municipal workers. The hoardings, which surfaced […]