Punjab CM Captain Amarinder Singh (Photo: Twitter)

Pakistan will not hesitate to go nuclear in war with India: Punjab CM

Amritsar: Punjab Chief Minister Amarinder Singh on Monday warned that Pakistan would not hesitate to use its nuclear arsenal if it felt it was losing out against India in a conventional war. Pointing out that both India and Pakistan were nuclear powers, he said it was not in either country’s interest to use the weapons […]

Fireworks, LED lighting mark ‘Bandi Chhor Diwas’, Diwali at Golden Temple

Amritsar :  A fireworks display and LED lighting marked the celebrations of ‘Bandi Chhor Diwas’ and Diwali as thousands of devotees flocked to the Golden Temple complex here on Wednesday. The traditional fireworks display was a spectacular event even though its timing was reduced to just 10 minutes this year owing to pollution concerns. The […]

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BSF nabs Pak national with carbine, ammunition along Punjab border

Amritsar :  Border Security Force troopers on Monday arrested a Pakistani national near the international border in the Amritsar sector and recovered a US-made 5.56 mm carbine and ammunition from him. “Troops in Ramkot apprehended one Pakistan national along with one 5.56 M4 Carbine (made in United States), two magazines, 28 rounds (of ammunition), three […]

Punjab Cabinet Minister Navjot Singh Sidhu (File Photo/ Facebook)

Amritsar train tragedy: Navjot Singh Sidhu fails to appear before inquiry commission

Amritsar : Punjab Cabinet Minister Navjot Singh Sidhu on Friday failed to appear before the one-man commission conducting an inquiry into the Amritsar train tragedy in which 60 people were killed on October 19. Sidhu’s wife, Navjot Kaur, who was also summoned by the commission, however, appeared on Friday and gave her statement. Sidhu, who […]