Kamaldeep Singh Brar

Articles By Kamaldeep Singh Brar

Militant killed by Umranangal in 1994 still alive, cops can’t answer whose body he brought in

Gurdaspur resident’s family claims he was the one killed in ‘fake encounter’, plea for CBI probe in HC

Sea of people, ministers pay last respects to CRPF men from border districts of Punjab

Sukhjinder Singh and Maninder Singh, who were killed in Pulwama terrorist attack, were cremated on Saturday with full state honours at their native places in Gandiwind village of Tarn Taran and Dinanagar town of Gurdaspur.

Question now plaguing Punjab: Will Pulwama affect Kartarpur Corridor project

With Punjab Chief Minister Amarinder Singh urging the Centre to give a “befitting reply” to Pakistan, the state was abuzz with a discussion that if such an action was taken, it would mean curtains on the Corridor.

Kartarpur Corridor land acquisition: Farmers can file objections till February 26

While activities related to the Kartarpur Corridor on the Indian side have so far been limited to visits by officials of different departments of the Union and the state government, work on the Pakistan side, according to their media reports, is almost 40 per cent complete.

Karrtarpur Corridor: No meeting point for roads from 2 nations

Punjab Minister and Dera Baba Nanak MLA Sukhjinder Randhawa said, “Both ends of the roads proposed by India and Pakistan for the Kartarpur Corridor do not meet in a straight line. "

Takht Hazur Sahib row puts focus on RSS affiliate Rashtriya Sikh Sangat

While a 2004 Akal Takht decree had “warned” the community against the Sikh Sangat, opponents of the Akali Dal-ruled SGPC have been accusing the body going soft on the Sikh Sangat.

Punjab: Ex-MLA faces probe in 36-yr-old murder case

After conducting an inquiry, Tarn Taran police produced challan under Section 302, 307, 452, 34 of the IPC. The court has fixed the next hearing on March 13.

Sidhu wants Pakistan dolphins for Beas, will offer Imran Khan Punjab gharials

This comes a day after Punjab Chief Minister Amarinder Singh gave nod to declare the endangered Indus River dolphin, found only in the Beas River in the country, as the state aquatic animal.

The Hazur Sahib act of contention

Traditionally, the president of the board is democratically elected by its 17 board members. But in 2015, the Bharatiya Janata Party government in Maharashtra amended Section 11 of the Act giving itself the power to directly appoint the board president.

SAD misusing Sikh institutions for political gains, says RSS affiliate

The allegations came hours after SAD leader Manjinder Singh Sirsa said in Delhi that the Akali Dal would not shy away from snapping ties with BJP over the Nanded Board row.

Navjot Singh Sidhu launches Amritsar BRTS, says wants to give it a chance to succeed

Sidhu spoke to The Indian Express about the reasons behind the Congress’s change of heart, and on plans to raise funds for the Bus Rapid Transport System (BRTS) in Amritsar and the Solid Waste Treatment Plant at Bhagtanwala dump.

Punjab police firing case: SIT arrests former Moga SSP

Two men protesting against the desecration of Guru Granth Sahib were killed in the firing at Behbal Kalan ordered by Sharma, then SSP, Moga, on October 14, 2015.

‘I want to visit Kartarpur gurdwara the way I used to before 1947’

Kartar Chand talks with mostly with his eyes closed as he recalls his visits to the historic gurdwara before 1947. He rues that Dera Baba Nanak’s growth stagnated due to Partition, as it became a border town overnight.

Kartarpur corridor: Gurdaspur farmers fret red flags in their fields

So far, Sikh devotees could only see the gurdwara in Pakistan with binoculars installed on a raised platform almost on the zero line at Dera Baba Nanak. There are no signs of construction in the Indian territory except for some red flags put up by the NHAI.

Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh inaugurates revamped viewers’ gallery at Wagah border

During the visit, the Home Minister also laid the foundation stone for Security Force Residential Complex at the Integrated Check Post (ICP), Attari at the Indo-Pak International Border. He also unveiled newly created facilities at the Joint Check Post (JCP).

Punjab Congress MLA says make Partap Singh Bajwa CM, video goes viral

In the video, the Congress MLA Balwinder Singh Laddi could be heard purportedly praising Bajwa for raising public issues in meetings with Amarinder Singh in Chandigarh

Golden Temple head priest releases book that calls KPS Gill ‘Butcher of Punjab’

Titled ‘The Butcher of Punjab - KPS Gill’, the book is authored by Sarabjit Singh Ghuman, 48, the editor of Punjabi separatist magazine ‘Fathenama’.

Punjab: Bhagwant Mann meets Brahmpura

Both leaders discussed the possibility of a political alliance between AAP and SAD (T) ahead of the 2019 Assembly elections.

Kartarpur corridor: Farmland needed for new road, minister urges NHAI to quicken up

The construction work on corridor has started in Pakistan but the National Highways Authority of India (NHAI) is yet to start the work on the construction of corridor in its area.