Kamaldeep Singh Brar

Articles By Kamaldeep Singh Brar

Akal Takht jathedar: Priest can’t force anyone to confess

Talking to The Indian Express, Akal Takht Jathedar Harpreet Singh said that he was also not aware of the mistakes for which Shiromani Akali Dal have been seeking an apology.

Akhand path installed at Gurudwara: Top SAD leaders do volunteer service at Golden Temple

Similar practice is followed when the Akal Takht pronounces religious sentence to any Sikh for violating any of the norms mentioned in the Sikh code of conduct.

SAD leaders in Amritsar, Akhand Path from today

The party was in power from 2007-2010 in Punjab and the Badal family faces allegations of direct and indirect role in incidents of desecration of Guru Granth Sahib.

Punjab: 2 cops booked after death of local Congress leader in custody

President of Ward number 63 SC wing of the Congress, Bittu Shah (35), was rounded up by a team from Hakima police station on Sunday evening and later he died in a local hospital as his blood sugar level dropped.

Kartarpur corridor will make hearts of both Punjabs meet: Sidhu

Minister faces criticism over photograph with pro-Khalistan leader

As credit war rages, officials wait for Kartarpur corridor blueprint

General elections are not so far and due to it being an emotional issue, both SAD and BJP would like to complete the corridor before imposition of the code of conduct.

Kartarpur Corridor: Venkaiah talks peace, Amarinder Singh warns Pak army

In a speech that lasted about 20 minutes, Singh spent about 15 minutes talking about terrorism emanating from Pakistan against India and the killings of soldiers on the Line of Control.

Politics dominates Kartarpur event as rivals indulge in mudslinging

Politicians from across party lines present on the stage did not want leave any opportunity to claim credit and ran down their rivals in their respective addresses.

Kartarpur corridor: Politics dominates event, rivals try to run each other down

Barely an hour before the ceremony was to begin, Punjab’s Cabinet minister and Dera Baba Nanak MLA Sukhjinder Singh Randhawa questioned why the names of former Chief Minister Parkash Singh Badal, his son Sukhbir Singh Badal and daughter-in-law Harsimrat Kaur Badal were on the plaque.

Kartarpur Corridor: At border town, they say ‘dream come true’

On Monday, Vice President M Venkaiah Naidu and Chief Minister Amarinder Singh will perform a ground-breaking ceremony of a “corridor” to be developed on this road for pilgrims from India to access the shrine across the border.

Amritsar attack: Arrested accused sent to 5-day police custody

Police had demanded 14 day’s custody of accused, who was produced in an Ajnala court.

Amritsar attack: Son of Op Blue Star deserter wanted, his accomplice held

Amarinder Singh said the terror attack was carried out in active collaboration with the Pakistani establishment and the ISI.

Amritsar grenade attack: Police look for bike used in crime, focus on Sikh activists

Police detained or summoned several young Sikh activists, who back the demand for a separate Sikh state and take part in peaceful public activities for the same.

Satisfied with probe, 1978 conflict an old issue: Nirankari Mission regional head

Punjab Chief Minister Captain Amarinder Singh has said that ISI-backed Khalistani or Kashmiri militant groups are under scanner after the attack.

Grenade used in Amritsar blast has Pakistan signature, says Punjab CM Amarinder Singh

“Prima facie, it appears to be an act of terror by separatist forces, organised with the involvement of ISI-backed Khalistani or Kashmiri terrorist groups," Amarinder Singh said.

Explained: How controversy has chased Nirankari sect

The grenade attack in Amritsar on Sunday threw the spotlight on the Nirankari sect, which has historically in conflict with Sikhs who follow traditional practices

Amritsar: Three killed, 21 injured in grenade attack on Nirankari gathering

CM Amarinder Singh says role of ‘ISI-backed Khalistani/ Kashmiri terror groups’ can’t be ruled out.

Chandigarh: In SGPC house, senior vice president is senior to president

A close family friend of Badals, nominated SGPC member Raghujit Singh Virk is the senior most in the SGPC with 11 years of experience.

Replace Longowal or choose a new face: Tough choice before Sukhbir Badal for SGPC president election

The name decided by Badal will be proposed by the SAD(B)’s SGPC members in a house meeting scheduled for Tuesday at Teja Singh Samundari hall. SAD(B) has decisive majority in the house.

Row over history books: ‘Unaware of defamatory references’, claim SGPC

SGPC president Gobind Singh Longowal said, “Nobody pointed out such reference earlier. Thus, I cannot comment on it.”