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Kartarpur Corridor: India, Pakistan sign agreement operationalising passage; Imran Khan to formally inaugurate corridor on 9 November
India

Kartarpur Corridor: India, Pakistan sign agreement operationalising passage; Imran Khan to formally inaugurate corridor on 9 November

India and Pakistan on Thursday signed a landmark agreement to operationalise the historic Kartarpur Corridor to allow Indian Sikh pilgrims to visit the holy Darbar Sahib in this country.

Imran Khan says Pakistan to open Kartarpur Corridor on 9 November, construction work on project in final stages
India

Imran Khan says Pakistan to open Kartarpur Corridor on 9 November, construction work on project in final stages

Pakistan will open the much-awaited Kartarpur Corridor on 9 November, Imran Khan announced on Sunday.

Kartarpur corridor: Allotment for Darbar Sahib gurudwara increased from 3 acres to 42 acres, says governor of Pakistan's Punjab province
World

Kartarpur corridor: Allotment for Darbar Sahib gurudwara increased from 3 acres to 42 acres, says governor of Pakistan's Punjab province

Pakistan will allot 42 acres of land for the Gurdwara Darbar Sahib in Kartarpur Punjab governor has announced. 80 percent of the work on the landmark Kartarpur Corridor has been completed. The corridor will connect Darbar Sahib in Pakistan's Kartarpur with Dera Baba Nanak shrine in Gurdaspur district.

Connecting Kartarpur: Real estate prices go north in town bordering Sikh shrine, hoteliers expect tourism boom
India

Connecting Kartarpur: Real estate prices go north in town bordering Sikh shrine, hoteliers expect tourism boom

Large swathes of land in and around the town are now being seen as perfect spots to set up infrastructure that would be needed to cater to the tourists visiting Dera Baba Nanak from across the world.

Connecting Kartarpur: Dera Baba Nanak foresees chaos amid fear of spike in terrorism and drug smuggling
India

Connecting Kartarpur: Dera Baba Nanak foresees chaos amid fear of spike in terrorism and drug smuggling

Since the announcement of the Kartarpur Corridor, residents of villages in Gurdaspur district in Punjab have been expressing fears of security threats, radicalisation of youths and a rise in drug smuggling.

Gurdaspur Lok Sabha by-election results highlights: Amarinder says Sunil Jakhar's win will revive Congress
Politics

Gurdaspur Lok Sabha by-election results highlights: Amarinder says Sunil Jakhar's win will revive Congress

Counting of votes polled in the 11 October by-election to the Gurdaspur Lok Sabha constituency began on Sunday.