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Baisakhi (13 April 2017)

No visitor to Punjab can escape the heady sense of magic that pervades the air as the calendar (13th April 2017) brings in the Baisakhi festival. The day unveils a celebration that is an intoxicating mix of boisterous fun and religious fervour. Celebrated as the Sikh New Year, it was on this day in 1699 […]

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Amritsar Half Marathon ( 16th April 2017)

The First Marathon in The Heritage City of Amritsar, Amritsar Half Marathon, an initiative by GRR is here with a vision for clean, green and healthy Amritsar and to promote health and fitness among people of all ages groups. Punjabis are known for their valor and fitness and not for their sedentary lifestyle. We are […]

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Maharaja Ranjit Singh in Saint Tropez

On July 12, 2016, the Government of Punjab presented a bronze bust of Maharaja Ranjit Singh to the People of France, to be installed in Saint Tropez, France, on September 17, 2016. Chief Minister S. Parkash Singh Badal handed over the bust to His Excellency Alexender Ziegler, Ambassador of France to India, at a function […]

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