Friday, Dec 02, 2022

Wagah border


Delhi Confidential: In speech to industry leaders, PM Modi recalls interaction with soldiers at Wagah border

February 26, 2022 7:39 am

Prime Minister Narendra Modi referred to the days when he was a just a party worker for the BJP. He told participating industry leaders and officials that as a party worker he was posted in Punjab for a while when he got a chance to chat with some Indian soldiers at Wagah border.

Pakistan to hand over Gujarat fisherman’s body at Wagah border today

May 06, 2021 5:15 am

The fisherman had died on March 26 in a prison and his body has been lying in a morgue in Karachi since. The autopsy was completed on Wednesday.

Police team leaves for Punjab to bring back Kutch cattle-herder released from Pakistan jail

January 25, 2021 11:32 pm

A Pakistani court had sentenced him to five years imprisonment after convicting him of espionage.

Ailing Indian prisoner released by Pakistan after five years, received by Red Cross officials at Wagah border

May 03, 2018 6:47 pm

21-year-old Jetindaera Arjanwara, who hails from Madhya Pradesh, is suffering from a blood disorder. He spent five years in Pakistan jails after he inadvertently crossed over to the neighboring country, across the Rajasthan desert, and entered Sindh province in 2013.

Stones thrown at Indian side during beating retreat at Wagah Border

October 02, 2016 9:43 pm

Crowds from Pakistani side allegedly threw stones at Indian side during the beating retreat ceremony at Wagah Border on Sunday.

Patriot Economy: Thriving businesses at Attari-Wagah border

May 16, 2016 11:01 am

A thriving ‘parade economy’ sustains thousands of people, providing them employment in micro businesses ranging from food stalls and selling patriotic paraphernalia.

Three Kashmiri youth crash SUV near Wagah border, arrested

December 21, 2015 7:31 am

J&K Police say the three men, booked for rash driving, have no link with militants

40 Indian prisoners released by Pakistan repatriated

November 30, 2014 7:32 pm

Among the prisoners, 35 were fishermen who inadvertently went into Pakistani waters through Arabian Sea while fishing.

At border, walking the line

November 23, 2014 12:50 am

They are wary after Pak attack but, with eyes from both sides on them, the Wagah Retreat Parade team can hardly ever take it easy.

Let there be more Wagahs

November 05, 2014 11:11 pm

Modi, Sharif must counter jihadi plot by opening up Indo-Pak border.


Sonam Kapoor, Fawad Khan take 'Khoobsurat' to Wagah Border

September 19, 2014 12:51 pm

Fawad Khan and Sonam Kapoor attended the Beating Retreat ceremony at Wagah Border to promote their film ‘Khoobsurat’.


Wagah border: Performances ahead of beating retreat parade

January 26, 2016 5:32 pm

Punjab, Jan 26 (ANI): Ceremonial performances were witnessed during the Republic day celebrations on Wagah Border ahead of beating the retreat parade on Tuesday.The Border Security Forces (BSF) and the Pakistani Rangers on Tuesday exchanged sweets on the occasion of India's 67th Republic Day along the Attari-Wagah border in Amritsar in Punjab.