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Kartarpur corridor: Pakistan's Sikh leader lauds Imran Khan govt's decision to allow double entry visa facility to 10,000 pilgrims
World

Kartarpur corridor: Pakistan's Sikh leader lauds Imran Khan govt's decision to allow double entry visa facility to 10,000 pilgrims

The Kartarpur corridor will connect Darbar Sahib in Pakistan's Kartarpur with Dera Baba Nanak shrine in India's Gurdaspur district and facilitate visa-free movement of Indian Sikh pilgrims.

A legacy of unity and love: Amardeep Singh traces Baba Nanak's travels across nine countries
Life

A legacy of unity and love: Amardeep Singh traces Baba Nanak's travels across nine countries

The film, titled Allegory — A Tapestry of Guru Nanak’s Travels, will attempt to unravel the hidden meaning behind the journeys Nanak undertook.

Kartarpur corridor: Officials from MEA, MHA hold meeting with Pakistan authorities to discuss modalities
Politics

Kartarpur corridor: Officials from MEA, MHA hold meeting with Pakistan authorities to discuss modalities

Officials from Pakistan and India on Monday held a meeting to discuss the modalities for the Kartarpur corridor linking Dera Baba Nanak shrine in Punjab's Gurdaspur district to Gurdwara Darbar Sahib in Kartarpur across the border

Pakistan has 'nefarious' agenda behind Kartarpur Corridor and can't be trusted, says Amarinder Singh
India

Pakistan has 'nefarious' agenda behind Kartarpur Corridor and can't be trusted, says Amarinder Singh

Chief Minister of Punjab Amarinder Singh said Saturday he did not trust Pakistan's intent behind the opening of the Kartarpur Corridor, saying their agenda was "nefarious and political" and aimed at "exploiting" the sentiments of the Sikhs.

Pakistan delegation to visit India to discuss Kartarpur corridor's draft agreement on 14 March
India

Pakistan delegation to visit India to discuss Kartarpur corridor's draft agreement on 14 March

Faisal informed the Indian envoy that Pakistan's High Commissioner to India, Sohail Mahmood, will be returning to New Delhi after the completion of consultations in Islamabad.

Kartarpur Sahib Corridor: Pakistan delegation to visit India on 13 March to finalise draft agreement
India

Kartarpur Sahib Corridor: Pakistan delegation to visit India on 13 March to finalise draft agreement

Pakistan on Thursaday said it will send a delegation to India next month to discuss and finalise draft agreement for setting up a corridor to facilitate visit of Sikh pilgrims to the Gurdwara Kartarpur Sahib Gurudwara.

Kartarpur Corridor: India shares coordinates of Pakistan border crossing point, proposes two dates for delegation to visit Delhi
India

Kartarpur Corridor: India shares coordinates of Pakistan border crossing point, proposes two dates for delegation to visit Delhi

To finalise the modalities of the Kartarpur Corridor, the MEA said it has proposed two sets of dates for the visit by the Pakistani delegation in Delhi so that the Indian pilgrims can visit the holy Gurdwara Kartarpur Sahib using the corridor at the "earliest".

23 Sikh pilgrims' passports missing from Pakistan High Commission in Delhi; Islamabad denies involvement, blames Indian travel agent
India

23 Sikh pilgrims' passports missing from Pakistan High Commission in Delhi; Islamabad denies involvement, blames Indian travel agent

The passports belonged to Sikh pilgrims who were looking to visit gurudwaras in Pakistan, including the Gurdwara Darbar Sahib Kartarpur, which holds special significance in the Sikh religion.

Kartarpur Corridor updates: Kartarpur is Mecca Madina for Sikhs, says Pakistan Prime Minister Imran Khan
India

Kartarpur Corridor updates: Kartarpur is Mecca Madina for Sikhs, says Pakistan Prime Minister Imran Khan

Kartarpur corridor Pakistan event LIVE updates: Pakistan prime minister Imran Khan said that it is a historic day for both India and Pakistan as he pledged to improve the improve the facilities at the Kartarpur shrine.

Pranab Mukherjee expresses concern over 'rising intolerance levels', gulf between rich and poor at New Delhi conference
India

Pranab Mukherjee expresses concern over 'rising intolerance levels', gulf between rich and poor at New Delhi conference

Pranab Mukherjee on Friday expressed concern over rising intolerance and violation of human rights, coupled with a widening gulf between the rich and poor.

Opening of Kartarpur corridor step forward in right direction 'from conflict to cooperation', says Pakistan foreign minister
India

Opening of Kartarpur corridor step forward in right direction 'from conflict to cooperation', says Pakistan foreign minister

Foreign Minister Shah Mahmood Qureshi while briefing the National Assembly said that Pakistan has decided to open the Kartarpur Corridor for the 550th Birth Anniversary of Guru Nanak Dev in 2019.

Amarinder Singh meets Narendra Modi, seeks compensation for farmers to avoid stubble burning
India

Amarinder Singh meets Narendra Modi, seeks compensation for farmers to avoid stubble burning

Amarinder Singh on Thursday met Prime Minister Narendra Modi to seek compensation for farmers for avoiding stubble burning.

Kartarpur corridor: Harsimrat Badal flays 'Pakistan agent' Navjot Sidhu, claims Congress leader lying about Sikh issues
India

Kartarpur corridor: Harsimrat Badal flays 'Pakistan agent' Navjot Sidhu, claims Congress leader lying about Sikh issues

When Navjot Singh Sidhu met Sushma Swaraj and urged her to help initiate dialogue with Pakistan on the opening up of the Kartarpur Sahib corridor the MEA "reprimanded" the Punjab Congress minister for "messing up" the issue of the Kartarpur Sahib corridor dialogue

BJP's RP Singh alleges Rahul Gandhi invoked Guru Nanak Dev only for votes, says he should apologise for 1984 riots
India

BJP's RP Singh alleges Rahul Gandhi invoked Guru Nanak Dev only for votes, says he should apologise for 1984 riots

Rahul Gandhi said the Congress's thought of "unity in diversity" came from the times of Guru Nanak Dev. In a sharp reaction to his remarks, Singh said Gandhi's thoughts are actually in line with the Congress culture of divide and rule.

On Mann ki Baat, Narendra Modi says yoga 'ushering in wellness revolution', credits states for 'success' of GST
India

On Mann ki Baat, Narendra Modi says yoga 'ushering in wellness revolution', credits states for 'success' of GST

Prime Minister Narendra Modi also praised the sportsmanship of the Indian and Afghan cricket teams, speaking about their Test match on Mann ki Baat.

Lahore HC directs Interior Ministry to decide fate of Indian woman who converted, married Pakistani Muslim
India

Lahore HC directs Interior Ministry to decide fate of Indian woman who converted, married Pakistani Muslim

The Lahore High Court directed Pakistan's Interior Ministry on Saturday to decide within 30 days the fate of Indian Sikh woman pilgrim who converted to Islam

Sikh woman on pilgrimage to Pakistan embraces Islam, marries Lahore-based man, say reports
India

Sikh woman on pilgrimage to Pakistan embraces Islam, marries Lahore-based man, say reports

A Sikh woman from Punjab's Hoshiarpur district who went to Pakistan on a pilgrimage has reportedly embraced Islam and married a Lahore-based Pakistani man.

India repatriates 14 Pakistan nationals; neighbouring country issues visas to over 2,600 Sikhs
India

India repatriates 14 Pakistan nationals; neighbouring country issues visas to over 2,600 Sikhs

India on Thursday repatriated to Pakistan nine fishermen and four civilian prisoners along with a child, the external affairs ministry said.

Punjab and Haryana HC allows bursting of firecrackers for three hours on Guru Nanak Jayanti
India

Punjab and Haryana HC allows bursting of firecrackers for three hours on Guru Nanak Jayanti

Punjab and Haryana High Court on Wednesday allowed bursting of firecrackers for three hours from 6:30 pm to 9:30 pm on the birth anniversary of Guru Nanak Dev

Bring back Kohinoor and gift it to Jagannath Temple: BJD MP in Rajya Sabha
India

Bring back Kohinoor and gift it to Jagannath Temple: BJD MP in Rajya Sabha

A demand for getting back the Kohinoor diamond from Britain and giving it to the Jagannath Temple in Puri, as had been willed by Maharaja Ranjit Singh, was made in the Rajya Sabha on Tuesday.