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Amritsar, historically also known as Rāmdāspur and colloquially as Ambarsar, is a city in northwestern India which is the administrative headquarters of the Amritsar district and is located in the Majha region of the Indian state of Punjab.

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Indian Sikh pilgrims stranded in Lahore amid violent protests in Pakistan
International

Indian Sikh pilgrims stranded in Lahore amid violent protests in Pakistan

A group of Sikh pilgrims who left Amritsar to pay obeisance at Gurdwara Panja Sahib in Hasan Abdal on the occasion of Baisakhi, are stranded in Lahore amid rising violence in Pakistan.

Closely monitoring Pakistan protests, will do utmost to ensure safe return of Sikh pilgrims, says Jaishankar
International

Closely monitoring Pakistan protests, will do utmost to ensure safe return of Sikh pilgrims, says Jaishankar

India is closely tracking the developments in Pakistan and will do "utmost" to ensure security and safe return of the Sikh Pilgrims who have gone to pay obeisance at Gurdwara Panja Sahib in Lahore, External Affairs Minister S Jaishankar said on Wednesday.

Baisakhi celebrations: Passports distributed to Sikh pilgrims to visit Pakistan
National

Baisakhi celebrations: Passports distributed to Sikh pilgrims to visit Pakistan

A total of 437 people have been granted permission to visit Pakistan on the occasion of Baisakhi at the historic gurdwaras of the neighbouring country, including the Nankana Sahib.

Punjab farmers protest against Centre's direct benefit scheme; say will be destroyed
National

Punjab farmers protest against Centre's direct benefit scheme; say will be destroyed

Farmers and commission agents in Amritsar on Saturday went on strike against the Centre's direct benefit transfer scheme, alleging that if implemented it will destroy farmers.

NIA files supplementary chargesheet in KLF narco-terror case
National

NIA files supplementary chargesheet in KLF narco-terror case

The National Investigative Agency (NIA) filed a supplementary charge-sheet in Khalistan Liberation Force (KLF) narco-terror case in NIA Special Court in Mohali in Punjab against Amritsar resident Rajender Singh, Parminder Pal Singh and Jasmeet Singh Hakimzada.

NIA files supplementary chargesheet in KLF narco-terror case
National

NIA files supplementary chargesheet in KLF narco-terror case

The National Investigative Agency (NIA) filed a supplementary charge-sheet in Khalistan Liberation Force (KLF) narco-terror case in NIA Special Court in Mohali in Punjab against Amritsar resident Rajender Singh, Parminder Pal Singh and Jasmeet Singh Hakimzada.

Punjab CM urges PM Modi to clear Rs 937 cr projects for 400th Prakash Purab of Guru Tegh Bahadur
National

Punjab CM urges PM Modi to clear Rs 937 cr projects for 400th Prakash Purab of Guru Tegh Bahadur

Punjab Chief Minister Captain Amarinder Singh on Thursday urged Prime Minister Narendra Modi to clear the state government's proposal for launching various projects worth Rs 937 crores, including the development of Sri Anandpur Sahib as smart city, to pay befitting tributes to 9th Sikh Guru Sri Guru Tegh Bahadur, whose 400th Prakash Purab is being celebrated this year.

Punjabi singer Diljaan passes away due to road accident near Amritsar
Entertainment

Punjabi singer Diljaan passes away due to road accident near Amritsar

Popular Punjabi singer Diljaan passed away due to a car accident during the wee hours of Tuesday. His car collided with another vehicle on the Amritsar-Jalandhar highway near Jandiala Guru town of Amritsar.

Punjabi singer Diljan Singh dies in a road accident
Entertainment

Punjabi singer Diljan Singh dies in a road accident

In a shocking incident, Punjabi singer Singh (31) died in a road accident at Jandiala Guru around 2 am ...

SAI-Academy coach joyous after winning Hockey India Junior Women National Championship
Hockey

SAI-Academy coach joyous after winning Hockey India Junior Women National Championship

SAI-Academy set the gold standard in the 1st Hockey India Junior Women Academy National Championship 2021 as they defeated Madhya Pradesh Hockey Academy 2-1 in the final to claim the winner's trophy.

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