pilgrims

Kartarpur corridor to be opened for Indian Sikh pilgrims on November 9: Pakistan official

Project Director Atif Majid told the visiting journalists that so far 86 per cent of the work on the corridor has been completed and it will be opened on November 9.

published on : 16th September 2019

Pakistan may introduce two categories for Sikh pilgrims seeking visas to visit Kartarpur: Media report

All visa requests from both categories for Kartarpur pilgrimages will be processed within 7 to 10 working days.

published on : 6th September 2019

'No service tax on pilgrims': Talks between India, Pakistan on Kartarpur Corridor hit a roadblock

India and Pakistan held their third round of meeting at the Attari border on the Indian side of the international border on the modalities for operationalisation of the Kartarpur Sahib corridor.

published on : 4th September 2019

Two pilgrims dead, seven hurt as SUV falls into gorge in Himachal Pradesh's Chamba 

The pilgrims were travelling to Manimahesh temple in Chamba district from Punjab's Pathankot when the car fell into the deep gorge at Chahla village.

published on : 23rd August 2019

Internet suspended following communal clash in Jaipur

On Monday night, a communal clash erupted between two communities here at Eidgah road after some people pelted stones at a bus going to Haridwar in front of the Galta Gate.

published on : 13th August 2019

Punjab CM Amarinder Singh urges Pak not to back out of commitment on Kartarpur corridor 

The chief minister's statement came in the backdrop of reports that India was forced to send a reminder to Islamabad to hold meetings to finalise the key Kartarpur decisions, a statement said.

published on : 11th August 2019

Sikh pilgrims critical after attacked by Bihar mob 

The mob was not convinced though the Delhi duo cried out that they were not child-lifters.

published on : 3rd August 2019

AP Dy CM flags off third batch of Haj pilgrims

Andhra Pradesh Deputy Chief Minister SB Amjad Basha flagged off the third batch of Haj pilgrims at Haj House in Nampally on Friday.

published on : 3rd August 2019

Three pilgrims die during Shrikhand Mahadev yatra in Kullu 

The three collapsed while coming back to the base camp in Sinhgad from the shrine after paying their obeisance, according to information.

published on : 28th July 2019

Four Amarnath pilgrims die enroute taking toll in this year's yatra to 30

Deaths due to cardiac arrest triggered by lack of oxygen in the area around the cave shrine have been common over the years.

published on : 24th July 2019

In 22 days, pilgrim numbers break last year's 60-day long Amarnath Yatra record

Since the beginning of this year's Yatra on July 1, 2,85,381 pilgrims had darshan at the cave shrine.

published on : 23rd July 2019

Tirumala Tirupati Devasthanams revives old custom, relief for devotees

The TTD is now offering ‘Shatari’ and ‘Theertham’ to VIP pilgrims outside sanctum sanctorum.

published on : 23rd July 2019

No resumption in dialogue but India, Pakistan talk Kartarpur corridor

There had been demands in India for building a corridor to allow pilgrims to cross into Pakistan from India to visit the Kartarpur Sahib shrine, in Narowal district of Pakistan's Punjab.

published on : 21st July 2019

Kartarpur corridor work on, but no progress on demand for access to Sharda temple in Pakistan occupied Kashmir

Kashmiri Pandits, campaigning for the facility, arguing that the pilgrimage can be allowed on the lines of Line of Control (LoC) permit system.

published on : 21st July 2019

14 Umrah pilgrims caught with smuggled gold worth Rs 2.17 crore at Hyderabad airport

Based on specific intelligence, the Directorate of Revenue Intelligence officials carried out the operation with active coordination and cooperation from the South Zone Task Force of Hyderabad police.

published on : 3rd July 2019
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