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Jun 23, 2019
Main accused in Bargari sacrilege case murdered in Nabha prison; Punjab Police tighten security, set up cordon near PatialaThe prime accused in the Bargari sacrilege case Mahinderpal Bittu was killed by inmates in Nabha prison on Saturday near Patiala, the Punjab Police said.
Nov 12, 2018
Sacrilege controversy in Punjab: SIT summons Akshay Kumar, Parkash Singh, Sukhbir Singh BadalThe SIT probing police firing incidents at Behbal Kalan on sacrilege issue, has summoned Parkash Singh Badal, Sukhbir Singh Badal and actor Akshay Kumar.
Aug 30, 2018
Ranjit Singh Commission report may derail SAD in 2019 LS polls, will hand Congress and AAP major boostThe Ranjit Singh Commission report has indicted then chief minister Parkash Singh Badal in a matter attached to the sentiments of Sikhs in Punjab.
Aug 28, 2018
Uproar expected in Punjab as Amarinder govt moves to table bill introducing amends to Section 295 AA blasphemy law todayThe Punjab government's proposed decision to amend Section 295 AA, a law which makes acts of sacrilege against the holy books — Guru Granth Sahib, Gita, Quran, Bible — of major religions punishable with life imprisonment, is expected to cause quite an uproar as the bill will be tabled in Punjab assembly on Tuesday.
Aug 28, 2018
Punjab's blasphemy law: Ranjit Singh Commission report indicts Parkash Singh Badal, says was 'aware' of police action in KotkapuraThe one-man commission, the report of which was tabled in the state Assembly on Monday, also held the police responsible for the using force at Kotkapura and Behbal Kalan, describing it as "unprovoked, unwarranted and uncalled" for.
Aug 10, 2017
Policemen attacked in Punjab after refusing to hand over accused in sacrilege case to mobFive policemen were injured when a group of people allegedly attacked them in an attempt to forcibly take custody of an accused involved in sacrilege incident.
Jul 10, 2016
Punjab: Youth manifesto, sacrilege controversy put brakes on soaring AAP graphTill recently, the AAP’s political campaign graph had been going up steadily in Punjab ahead of the state assembly elections.
Nov 04, 2015
Fresh incident of alleged sacrilege of holy book at Moga in PunjabA fresh incident of alleged sacrilege was on Wednesday reported in the Moga district of Punjab, which was recently rocked by a series of protests over such cases.
Oct 21, 2015
Explained: The Guru Granth Sahib serial desecrations that have sparked protests across PunjabThe arrest of Rupinder Singh and Jaswinder Singh, of Faridkot’s Panjgrain village on Tuesday, is the latest chapter in a series of holy book-desecrations that has plunged the Punjab into chaos