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Punjab CM Orders Probe Into Amritsar Train Mishap [Read Full Statement Issued by CMO]

Punjab Chief Minister Amarinder Singh has ordered an inquiry into the tragic train accident in which dozens were feared dead and injured in Amritsar on Friday evening.

Tragedy: More Than 50 People Killed in Amritsar as Trains Mow Down Dushehra Watchers

More than fifty people were killed in Amritsar today as a train mow down crowd that was watching Dushehra. 

Punjab Police Arrest German Singh; UP Police Gets 10 Days More Remand of Three

In an case related to alleged 'conspiracy to attack' SAD (B) patron Parkash Singh Badal the Patiala police has recorded arrest of German Singh.

Khalis Kudrat & Akaal Fateh – Dr. Kanwaljit Singh Explains Philosophical Concepts Introduced by Prof. Harinder Singh Mehboob

Dr. Kanwaljeet Singh explained philosophical concepts of Akaal Fateh and Khalis Kudrat that were introduced by Prof. Harinder Singh Mehboob in his work titled Sehje Racheo Khalsa.

Resignation by Niranjan Singh exposed nexus between Modi, Captain and Badal: AAP

He said that AAP will expose the nexus between Congress, SAD and BJP who are responsible for drug menace in Punjab. He said that Niranjan Singh was an upright officer and he should be allowed to work without any political pressure.

IT Raids on Media House Which Runs The Quint Indicates Clampdown on Free Press: Amnesty India

The Income Tax Department has carried out search operation on Quintillion Media Private Ltd. which runs news website 'The Quint'.

Malawi Government Ignores Charges of Racism, Supports Gandhi Statue Construction

In a formal response to growing outrage among citizens of Malawi about a proposed statue of Mohandas Gandhi which is being erected in Blantyre, the second-largest city in the southern central African country, the Government of Malawi suggested the statue is required by India in order for the country to continue benefitting from “credit and concessionary loans for various development projects.”

Man Sentenced to 2 Years Imprisonment for Hurling Shoe at former CM Badal

A court in Malout has reportedly sentenced a man to undergo 2 years imprisonment for hurling shoe at former chief minister Parkash Singh Badal.

Punjab Police and J&K SOG Arrest 3 Kashmiri Students from Jalandhar

The Punjab Police and Special Operations Group (SoG) of Jammu and Kashmir Police on Wednesday arrested three Kashmiri students in Jalandhar.

Locals Seeking to Stop Proposed Statue of Gandhi in Malawi

Malawi is now the second nation in Africa to bear witness to a sustained effort by the local population to block a statue of Mohandas Gandhi.

Punjab Government Transfers 4 IAS and 1 PCS Officers

The Punjab Government on Friday (Oct. 5) transferred 4 IAS and 1 PCS officer with immediate effect.

SGPC Varsity Teachers Go on Strike Due to Non Payment of Salaries

Teaching and non-teaching staff of Shiromani Gurdwara Prabhandak Committee (SGPC) run Sri Guru Granth Sahib World University, Fatehgarh Sahib went on strike today.

KMO Seeks UN Secretary-General to Intervention for Independent Inquiry into June 1984 Attack and Human Rights Abuses by Indian Forces

The Khalra Mission Organization, a Punjab based human rights group, has written a letter to United Nations' Secretary-General António Guterres ahead of his visit to Darbar Sahib in Amritsar city of Punjab.

Punjab Govt. To Regularise 8886 Teachers Recruited Under SSA, RMSA, Besides Adarsh & Model Schools

The Punjab Cabinet on Wednesday gave the go-ahead to the regularisation of the services of 8886 teachers recruited under Sarv Shiksha Abhiyan (SSA) and Rashtriya Madhyamik Shiksha Abhiyan (RMSA), as well Adarsh and Model Schools.

Outrage Over U.S. Resolution to Award Gandhi a Congressional Gold Medal

A resolution introduced in U.S. Congress on September 26, which recommends that Mohandas Gandhi be posthumously awarded the Congressional Gold Medal, is already sparking outrage from certain quarters.

Sentencing After Attack on Sikh in Las Vegas; Attacker Gets 3 Years Probation Term

On September 25 Sheldon Williams, a 30-year old California native, was sentenced to three years probation with a suspended sentence of 364 days in jail in addition to a substance abuse evaluation, anger management classes, a curfew and no contact with the victim, after pleading guilty to the February 4, 2018 battery of Rajinder Singh.

Punjab CM Surveys Flood Affected Areas of Tarn Taran and Kapurthala

Punjab Chief Minister Amarinder Singh on Wednesday (Sept. 26) surveyed the flood-affected areas of Tarn Taran and Kapurthala districts.

Shiv Sena Hindustan Leader Nishan Sharma Attacked in Ropar Jail

As per reports emanating from Ropar, Shiv Sena Hindustan leader Nishan Sharma was attacked in Ropar jail today.

Family With Newborn Pulled Out of Car Stranded in Rivulet in Hoshiarpur

Heavy rainfall across the region has been causing mishaps. One such tragedy was averted as a family of five with a newborn baby was rescued from a car stuck in the middle of a raging river on the Khuralgarh Road in Hoshiarpur on Monday.

Floods Threat: All School, Colleges in Punjab Closed for September 25

Taking precautionary measure in wake of looming floods threat in Punjab, the state government has announced to close all schools, colleges and other educational institutions in Punjab on September 25.

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