SRINAGAR/NEW DELHI: A militant was killed in a gunfight with the Indian Army after an infiltration bid by a group of gunmen was foiled in Jammu and Kashmir on Sunday - a day after the new Imran Khan-led government took over in Pakistan and three days after its Army promised to stop any cross-border incursion along the Line of Control (LoC).
The nagar council (NC) authorities here have allegedly failed to act against the Vishwakarma Charitable Trust for violating its agreement, in which the civic body had gifted a land, adjoining Ambedkar Chowk,
CHANDIGARH: Shiromani Akali Dal (SAD) president Sukhbir Singh Badal today urged union external affairs minister Sushma Swaraj to take up the issue of repeated hate crimes against Sikhs in the United States with its government, even as he appealed to Sikh institutions in the US to launch a campaign about the Sikh faith and beliefs to counter hate attacks.
MOGA: As India celebrated its Independence, Dal Khalsa and other Sikh hardline groups staged a protest in Moga, observing the day as black day against Bargarhi sacrilege and it's fallout, political subjugation of Punjab, human rights violations and denial of the right to self-determination to the people of Punjab.
NEW DELHI: Sixteen students are fighting a legal battle to salvage their future after their admissions were cancelled following allegations of irregularities in admitting them under the sports quota to Delhi University's Daulat Ram College.
Punjab Governor and Chandigarh Administrator V.P. Singh Badnore on Wednesday flagged off a rally to generate awareness against drugs and paid homage to the martyrs as he launched the Independence Day celebrations in the state here.