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Sacrilege In Punjab Continues As Torn Pages Of ‘Gutka’ Found In Drain

Sacrilege In Punjab Continues As Torn Pages Of ‘Gutka’ Found In Drain

TARN TARN  – In an another incident of sacrilege of scriptures, torn pages of the ‘gutka’ (collection of Gurbani verses from the Sikh holy book) were found scattered in an open drain at Khalra village along the border with Pakistan in Tarn Taran district on Tuesday evening. It came to notice of two residents, Harjit […]

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Punjabis forgetting Punjabi, rich words of language now extinct

Punjabis forgetting Punjabi, rich words of language now extinct

JALANDHAR – ’Mar rahi hai meri bhasha shabd shabd, vak vak’ (my language is dying, word by word, sentence by sentence), this is how doyen of Punjabi literature Surjit Patar describes the current situation of his mother tongue. On the occasion of International Mother Language Day on February 21, Hindustan Times takes a look into […]

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School Employees Protest In Front Of Police Station Demanding The Arrest Of Sexual Pervert Manager

School Employees Protest In Front Of Police Station Demanding The Arrest Of Sexual Pervert Manager

FARIDKOT – The teaching and non-teaching women staff of Government Adarsh School staged a protest in front of the SSP office in Faridkot, demanding the arrest of the school manager. On February 14, the Kotkapura police registered a case against Narinder Singh Randhwan, the manager of Adarsh School at Pacca village in Faridkot, for allegedly […]

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Pearls Group Scamster Bhangoo Accused Of Duping Investors Of Rs. 45,000 Crores Back In Jail

Pearls Group Scamster Bhangoo Accused Of Duping Investors Of Rs. 45,000 Crores Back In Jail

CHANDIGARH – Nirmal Singh Bhangoo, head of the Pearl Group of Companies and the main accused in the Rs45,000 crore scam of duping the investors of the company, has returned to the Bathinda jail after staying in a private hospital for eight months. Bhangoo was shifted to the jail on Saturday evening, a day after […]

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Cops Find Similarities In Attacks On Rightwig Hindu Leaders

Cops Find Similarities In Attacks On Rightwig Hindu Leaders

CHANDIGARH – The Punjab Police investigation into the January 17 murder of Amit Sharma, a district-level leader of a rightwing Hindu organisation, has pointed out certain similarities of the case with the unsolved murder case of extremist RSS leader Brig Jagdish Gagneja. The police believe that the two murders and another of a Shiv Sena […]

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Nominees Urged To Refrain From Dancing During Delhi Gurdwara Election Campaign

Nominees Urged To Refrain From Dancing During Delhi Gurdwara Election Campaign

NEW DELHI – Welcoming the support of the Shromani Akali Dal (Master Tara Singh), DSGMC president and SAD Delhi unit chief Manjit Singh GK asked party candidates to refrain from drum beating and dancing during campaigning, which will end on February 24. He said since it was an election for a religious body, one should […]

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Drugs, Liquor, Cash Worth Rs 127 Crore Seized During Punjab Polls: EC

Drugs, Liquor, Cash Worth Rs 127 Crore Seized During Punjab Polls: EC

CHANDIGARH – Punjab recorded total seizure of cash, liquor, drugs and other items worth about Rs 127 crore during 2017 assembly polls, officials said on Tuesday. The recovery of drugs, which was a major issue during polls, however turned out lowest as compared to the seizure made during 2012 assembly and 2014 Lok Sabha elections. […]

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Former Punjab DGP Shashikant Wants Contempt Action Against State

Former Punjab DGP Shashikant Wants Contempt Action Against State

JALANDHAR – Former Punjab DGP Shashikant has submitted an affidavit in the Punjab and Haryana High Court seeking perjury and contempt of court proceedings against the Punjab and Haryana governments and UT Chandigarh for the “willful and malicious distortion of facts”. He said the affidavit submitted by the Punjab Government showing cases registered under the […]

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Man Cuts Wife’s Lover Into Pieces, Hides Chopped-Up Body In Polythene Bags

Man Cuts Wife’s Lover Into Pieces, Hides Chopped-Up Body In Polythene Bags

BATHINDA – Police recovered the chopped-up body of a missing air force employee from the residential quarters of a sergeant in the Bhisiana air force station on Tuesday. The pieces of the body of Vipin Shukla, a corporal in the Air Force Wives Welfare Association Canteen, were found stuffed in 16 polythene bags and hidden […]

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VICKY NANDA: Dear Friend Of LINK Newspaper Passes Away!

VICKY NANDA: Dear Friend Of LINK Newspaper Passes Away!

We are heart-broken to announce the untimely passing of our dear friend and supporter Mrignesh “Vicky” Nanda of the world renowned Hi-Class Jewellers store in Vancouver. His sudden passing from a brief illness comes as a shock to his family and friends, who held Vicky in very high esteem for his loving manner and kind […]

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