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No return to ’80s

Attack on Nirankari gathering has triggered fears of return of militancy in Punjab. But the state, still haunted by violence, will maintain peace at all costs

Amritsar attack: Pakistan rejects charges, calls India 'serial alleger'

"The purpose of such unfounded allegations by the Indian authorities is to cover up their own failures and drag Pakistan in India's political affairs during election season," Pakistan said.


Amarinder says ISI-backed Khalistan Liberation Force behind Amritsar attack; one held

Ruling out a communal angle to the incident, Amarinder Singh said the duo behind the attack on Nirankari sect congregation had been identified as Bikramjit Singh of Dhariwal village and Avtar Singh.

Amritsar grenade attack: Punjab govt announces Rs 50 lakh reward for information leading to suspects

The statement released by the media adviser to Punjab CM says that the identity of the informer will be kept secret for safety purposes. Information can be provided at Police helpline number 181.

Amritsar grenade attack: Routine Sunday visit to Dera turns into nightmare for three families

The deceased, Sandeep Singh (17), Kuldeep Singh (50) and Sukhdev Kumar (52), were sitting in the front row when the grenade was lobbed inside the prayer hall.

Amritsar grenade attack: 40 years ago, clash between Nirankaris, Sikh radicals pushed Punjab into dark days of terror

The 1978 clash is considered a watershed moment that subsequently pushed Punjab into the dark phase of terrorism and brought Sikh militant leader Jarnail Singh Bhindranwale in spotlight.


Amritsar grenade attack: Complete failure of state, Centre, says AAP

Senior leader and MP Bhagwant Mann, MP Sadhu Singh, LoP Harpal Singh Cheema, and other core committee members said that the law and order situation in state was bad and anti-social elements are challenging the state.

Forty Years Ago: June 11, 1978

Prime Morarji Desai said that multinationals will be accorded the same status as domestic enterprises as long as they within the ambit of Indian laws.

Baba Hardev Singh's son-in-law Avneet Setya succumbs to injuries

Bada Hardev Singh's son-in-law was a budding model-cum-actor from Panchkula

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Baba Hardev Singh, head of Nirankari sect: Everything you need to know about him

Nirankari sect head Baba Hardev Singh was reportedly killed in a car accident in Canada on Friday.