The sports teams of Indian Punjab returned back home after winning Kabbadi, Hockey and second runner up in Tug of War at Punjab International Sports Festival 2012 held at Pakistan Punjab. Indian officials welcomed the winners at Attari Border.
Indian Sikhs protest against the scheduled hanging of Sikh political prisoner and former Chief Minister Beant Singh's assassin Balwant Singh Rajoana, as they observe 'Punjab Bandh' or strike in Amritsar.
Delhi Sikh Gurdwara Management Committee election winners from SAD(B) wing and Deputy Chief Minister of Punjab Mr. Sukhbir Singh Badal paid obeisance at the Golden Temple to thank the Guru for victory.
Students of Punjab University are protesting against the Punjab Institute of Cardiology. PIC gave drugs to patients, which has resulted in 140 deaths and some 300 patients have been affected. Pakistan. 8th February 2012
Punjab Police Amritsar gave a Guard of Honor to the Director General of Punjab Police Mr. Sumedh Saini upon his arrival in Amritsar. Mr. Saini visited the city to console the family of a police official who was shot dead.
Hola Mahalla, a Sikh festival established in 1701 at Anandpur Sahib by Guru Gobind Singh to showcase their military prowess, is now a weeklong celebration of parades, mock battles and riding skills by the Nihangs, a distinctive order among the Sikhs.
Dr. Samuel K. Mbambo, the ambassador of Republic of Namibia to India and Maj. Gen. Angula Charles Shalumbu (Namibian Defense Advisor) paid obeisance at Golden Temple during their trade development visit to Punjab.
Punjab Chief Minister Shahbaz Sharif and Muslim League-N leaders Javed Hashmi, Ahsan Iqbal and Chief Nisar Ali Khan on stage during protest against President Asif Ali Zardari. Lahore, Pakistan. 28th October 2011
Deputy Chief Minister of Punjab Mr. Sukhbir Singh Badal along with his wife, parliamentarian Mrs. Harsimrat Kaur Badal visited the Golden Temple to attend special prayers on the eve of the Diwali festival.
Women look through fabrics at a stall, and street performances take place on the occasion of Gypsy Mela and Women Expo organized by the Punjab Social Welfare Department held at the Children Library Complex.
Punjab University (PU) students are protesting in favor of their demands during demonstration after clash between Islami Jammiat Talaba Pakistan (IJT) and Imamia Students Organization (ISO). Pakistan. 22nd December 2011
A Pakistani Kabaddi player (R- in green) grapples the opponent player from United Kingdom (L-In Red) in a league match during World Cup Kabaddi Punjab-2010 (WCKP) championship in the northern Indian city of Amritsar, 08/04/2010.
Punjab is one of the smallest states of India. Farmers here still burn left over straw after harvesting crops in spite of administrative bans. Haryana is also facing similar problems of pollution. The land is also loosing its fertility.
Governor of Punjab, Salman Taseer has been shot dead after one of his guards, named Malik Mumtaz Hussain Qadri, opened fire on him when he was going towards his car in Kohsar Market here in Islamabad, Pakistan. 04/01/2011