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MP govt puts Kartarpur Sahib in pilgrimage scheme

November 14, 2019 12:50 am

This comes after the CM’s announcement in September that places associated with visits of Guru Nanak Dev will be developed as sites of religious tourism in the state.

Kartarpur, a small bandaid on the wound of Partition

November 13, 2019 4:23 pm

The corridor is rather a small band-aid on that wound, still hurting somewhere, even after 72 years. Not that the people have forgotten the trouble-torn days of militancy in Punjab. They are cautious, yet they want free access to the other side, at least the Gurdwara associated with Guru Nanak Dev.

Centre invited 90 NRIs to join first jatha at Kartarpur Sahib gurdwara, they recall ‘life-changing’ visit

November 11, 2019 8:31 am

The members of delegation landed in India after November 5 and have since then been staying at a hotel in Amritsar. They would leave for Sultanpur Lodhi on Monday to participate in the function of 550th-year celebrations on Tuesday.

Proposal to fruition: A 2-decade journey of Gurdwara Kartarpur Sahib

November 10, 2019 1:18 am

First proposed by then Prime Minister Atal Bihari Vajpayee in 1999, it took 20 years of diplomatic and political efforts to open the Kartarpur Corridor linking Dera Baba Nanak shrine in India's Gurdaspur district to Gurdwara Darbar Sahib in Pakistan's Kartarpur.

Bridging 72 years with 9-km road: PM Modi, Imran Khan throw open Kartarpur Corridor

November 09, 2019 10:05 pm

"I thank Pakistan Prime Minister Imran Khan Niazi. He understood India's feelings on the Kartarpur corridor issue, gave respect (to it) and, worked keeping in view those feelings," PM Modi said.

Delhi: Kartarpur Sahib may come under pilgrimage scheme

November 09, 2019 2:21 am

Under the scheme, senior citizens are allowed to take one family member with them. Apart from MLAs, Delhi government ministers and the chairman of the Tirth Yatra Vikas Samiti are authorised to issue certificates to applicants.

Opening of Kartarpur corridor will show us it is possible to leave behind the past, walk to the future

October 30, 2019 9:55 am

It will be just a small step forward on a long and difficult road, which our two nations can only traverse together if Islamabad gives up its negative posturing vis-a-vis India

Former PM Manmohan Singh, union ministers part of first jatha to Kartarpur Sahib

October 29, 2019 9:53 pm

India on Tuesday shared with Pakistan the list of 575 people. Union minister Harsimrat Kaur Badal and MPs and MLAs from Punjab will also be part of the group

Signing of Kartarpur agreement deferred

October 23, 2019 3:33 am

The Ministry of External Affairs had on Monday had said India would be ready to sign the agreement on the corridor on Wednesday.

Kartarpur pact tomorrow, India asks Pakistan to scrap $20 fee

October 22, 2019 1:57 am

This move comes a day after the first significant escalation on the LoC since the abrogation of Article 370 in Jammu and Kashmir, with the Army targeting several terrorist launchpads in Pakistan-Occupied Kashmir.


The significance of Kartarpur corridor: News in Numbers

November 28, 2018 10:22 am

A look at what the Kartarpur corridor means to Indian Sikh pilgrims, on the day Pakistan Prime Minister Imran Khan is scheduled to do a groundbreaking ceremony.