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Historic gates need immediate attention

Amritsar, Punjab: The residents of the town stand for the preservation of the historic gates of the holy city, which are crying for the attention of the authorities concerned. Vagaries of nature have taken a heavy toll on these heritage structures. Many gates have vanished with the passage of the time. Residents share their opinion regarding the preservation of the heritage ...

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Don’t use anniversary as political platform: Akal Takht jathedar

Amritsar, Punjab: Giani Gurbachan Singh, jathedar of the Akal Takht, has called upon t he Sikh community to observe the 30th anniversary of Operation Bluestar on June 6 “in accordance with Sikh religious traditions” and “not to indulge in political mudslinging”. Operation Bluestar was carried out by the ar my in the Golden temple in 1984 to flush out militants seeking ...

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