Post Tagged with: "Sikh"

SAD leaders in police custody

SAD leaders in police custody

LUDHIANA: A day after SAD leaders Gurdeep Singh Gosha and Meetpal Singh Dugri vandalized the statue of late Prime Minister , the party?s local leadership, headed by Bikram Singh Majithia staged a protest outside the mini-secretariat. Dugri, who was at large on Tuesday, surrendered in front of the duty magistrate […]

Akali leaders allege torture in custody

Akali leaders allege torture in custody

LUDHIANA: Tempers ran high in the court complex on Thursday when (SAD) leaders Gurdeep Gosha and Meetpal Dugri, accused of vandalising the statue of late Prime Minister , alleged torture in police custody and claimed that policemen made a video of the torture and sent it to higher officials. At […]

Bring all guilty to book: RSS

Bring all guilty to book: RSS

JALANDHAR: Punjab unit of Rashtriya Swaymsewak Sangh (RSS) has said that full justice to victims of November 1984 massacre of Sikhs could be delivered only if the main conspirators of the mass murders and those among the officials and political class shielded the guilty were brought to book. (state chief) […]

Tent city at Kangan Ghat to be ready by Jan 5

Tent city at Kangan Ghat to be ready by Jan 5

PATNA: A tent city will be set up at Kangan Ghat in Patna City for the large number of devotees expected to visit Takhat Sri Harmandir Ji Patna Sahib gurdwara from January 11 to 13 next year to celebrate the 352nd birth anniversary of Guru Gobind Singh, the 10th Sikh […]

Third attempt to form third alternative in a decade

Third attempt to form third alternative in a decade

JALANDHAR: As dissident AAP MLA , MP Dharamvira Gandhi and LIP MLA Simarjeet Singh announced to form Punjab Democratic Alliance (PDA) and at the same time rebel Akali leaders, led by Ranjit Singh Brahmpura, formed SAD (Taksali) on Sunday, it is third time in a decade that attempts are being […]

Lachhuar survey may reveal prehistoric facts: CM

Lachhuar survey may reveal prehistoric facts: CM

PATNA: Chief minister on Friday asked the Archaeological Survey of India (ASI) to conduct necessary survey around Lachhuar in Jamui as the holy Jain place might reveal some prehistoric facts. Nitish was speaking at a programme organized at Kshatriyakund near Lachhuar on the occasion of the re-installation of 2,500-year-old idol […]

Former Army chief J J Singh resigns from SAD, cites personal reasons

Former Army chief J J Singh resigns from SAD, cites personal reasons

PATIALA: Gen J J Singh (retd) on Wednesday resigned from the and presidency of its ex-servicemen wing, citing personal reasons. In his resignation sent to party president Sukhbir on Tuesday, he wrote, ?I wish to inform you with a heavy heart that I have resigned from Shiromani Akali Dal and […]

‘Akalis admitted to being party to atrocities on Sikhs‘

‘Akalis admitted to being party to atrocities on Sikhs‘

JALANDHAR: Holding that Badals and other were just indulging in drama at and Darbar Sahib complex to seek forgiveness, Rights group Khalra Mission Organization on Sunday said that Akal Takht should issue directive to “sever all Panthic ties with Badals”. It also said that by seeking forgiveness Badals had admitted […]