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Sikh Activists, Police Take Action Against those Selling Tobacco near Darbar Sahib Complex

Even after strict instructions to the administration to impose a strict ban on sale of tobacco products inside the walled city which hosts many Sikh shrines including the Darbar Sahib to uphold its sanctity, the illicit practice continues smoothly a few yards away from the shrine.

Capt Amarinder Singh lead Congress Government Of Punjab Quashes Khalsa University Act

While keeping up with demand of the locals to safegaurd the heritage status of 125 years old Khalsa college Amritsar, Capt Amarinder Singh

Objectionable Ad On LED Screen Near Darbar Sahib Complex Irks Sikh Sangat

LED screens installed at Heritage Street that leads to Darbar Sahib complex were depicting commercial advertisements with objectionable content that hasn't gone down well with the visiting Sikh Sangat.

Pro Hindutva Outfit RSS Dictating Appointments At Amritsar’s Khalsa College: Lalli Majithia

As per the media reports Congress party leader from Majitha constituency here today has claimed that pro Hindutva outfit Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh (RSS) is dictating all recruitments being made by the current management of Khalsa College, Amritsar.

Dr Ajay Gupta To Be AAP Candidate From Amritsar Central

In a press note released by the AAP on Wednesday evening, Dr Ajay Gupta has been announced as party candidate from Amritsar Central.

Dal Khalsa Condemns Indian Authorities For Not Letting Pakistani Diplomat to Pay obeisance at Darbar Sahib

The pro-freedom organisation of the Sikhs Dal Khalsa yesterday condemned the immature and irresponsible act of Indian leadership for not letting Pakistan diplomat Sartaz Aziz to pay obeisance at Darbar Sahib.

Preparations in Full Swing at Amritsar for Upcoming “Heart of Asia ” Conference

According to a press release by Punjab Govt Deputy CM of Punjab S. Sukhbir Singh Badal today took stock of the preparations and inspected the preparations regarding the ‘Heart of Asia’ conference to be held at Amritsar from 2 and 3 December.

SGPC Probe Report fails to fix responsibility for Incident of Fire in Shiromani Committee’s Press

Shiromani Gurdwara Parbandak Committee (SGPC) has held no one responsible for the fire that broke out at its only press, in May this year.

Suneet Singh Tuli joins Chief Khalsa Diwan

DataWind CEO Suneet Singh Tuli becomes member of Chief Khalsa Diwan

Sikh entrepreneur and Data Wind CEO Suneet Singh Tuli today joined Chief Khalsa Diwan at Amritsar. DataWind had shot to fame when with low cost educational tablet called Aakash.

After 1984 Freedom, not just holy city status for Amritsar, is the core demand: says Dal Khalsa

Joining issue with the AAP chief Arvind Kejriwal on proposing to accord holy city status for Amritsar if AAP comes to power, the Dal Khalsa said it’s a calculated attempt aimed to exploit the sentiments of Sikhs to woo their votes in the upcoming Punjab assembly elections in 2017.

AAP convenor Arvind Kejriwal Kejriwal promises promises ‘holy city’ status for Amritsar if AAP assumes power

Aam Aadmi Party convener Arvind Kejriwal has announced to grant Sri Amritsar and Anandpur Sahib the status of 'holy cities' in case his party was voted to power in the state.

Face cover ban: Simranjeet Singh Mann slams Punjab police for harassing Sikh youth

Shiromani Akali Dal Amritsar (Mann) chief S. Simranjeet Singh Mann has criticised the Punjab police for imposing ban on covering face while riding two wheelers in Amritsar, Ludhiana and Hoshiarpur.

Ban on covering face: 46 held in two days in Amritsar; Police says helmets are ‘OK’

Amritsar police commissionerate has imposed ban on face covering for two-wheeler riders. The Amritsar police is reported booking those 'violating' the ban.

Fire at Mirankot (Amritsar) Gurdwara; 3 Saroops of Guru Granth Sahib burnt

Three Saroops of Guru Granth Sahib were reportedly burnt in a fire incident in Gurdwara Baba Tahil Singh Nagar near Mirankot inAmritsar on Saturday.

Beadbi of Guru Granth Sahib Ji at village Jahangir in Amritsar

Another saddening and disturbing incident of beadbi of Guru Granth Sahib Ji is reported from village Jahangir on Saturday evening.

Arvind Kejriwal, Ashish Khetan perform Sewa at Darbar Sahib to seek atonement for Manifesto blunders

Aam Aadmi Party's convener and Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal reportedly performed Sewa at Darbar Sahib Amritsar early morning today. As per AAP the move was aimed at seeking atonement for the party's recent blunder over its youth manifesto that triggered a controversy.

Amritsar Foundation Day 2016: Braving Torrential Rain, Citizens March for Amritsar

With the monsoon causing the first torrential rain, citizens of Amritsar braved the weather and marched for their city.

Ragi Bhai Baldev Singh Wadala released by police

Rajasansi police have reportedly released Sikh Ragi Bhai Baldev Singh Wadala. He was apprehended in wee hours at around 3 am today (June 15).

Ragi Bhai Baldev Singh Wadala apprehended by Punjab police

Punjab police have reportedly apprehended Raghi Bhai Baldev Singh Wadala. He was taken into custody by Amritsar police at around 3 am today.

PICTORIAL: Ghallughara June 1984 Samgam at Akal Takht Sahib on 6 June, 2016

A Samagam marked 32nd anniversary of Ghallughara June 1984 at Akal Takht Sahib on 6 June, 2016. Following pictorial presents some highlights of the Samagam.

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