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UK Sikh gets compensation over Prison Turban-pin challenge

A Sikh solicitor has won undisclosed compensation after being barred from entering a prison to visit a client because he had pins in his turban.

Sikh Warriors’ Stolen weapons recovered in dramatic and suspicious manner

There is suspicion regarding the "genuineness" of the weapons so recovered. Raman Kumar, curator of Mahraja Ranjit Singh Museum, said the authenticity of the daggers would be checked. He said the daggers had ivory handles.

Canadian Sikhs respond to Vandalism with Understanding

Members of the Sri Guru Singh Sabha gurdwara found two racist and unpleasant messages spray painted on the outside of the south Edmonton building earlier this month. While anti-Sikh sentiments are not entirely new, this incident is being regarded by most news organizations as particularly disturbing for the area.

Sikh groups call for boycott of Jan 26 celebrations, to observe it as Black Republic day

To protest against Constitutional injustices and discrimination's, the Dal Khalsa with the support of SAD Panch Pardani will organize public protest on Jan 26 at Amritsar, Jalandhar, Ludhiana and Kot Isse Khan (Moga).

Sikh youth bodies of J&K demand ban on Dera Sausa chief’s movie

Various Sikh youth organisations in Jammu and Kashmir reportedly called for a ban on screening of the controversial film 'Messenger of God' in the state. The activists of the Sikh youth bodies of Jammu and Kashmir raised this demand on January 18, a day after the movie was banned by the Punjab government.

Sikh youth activists carry a display board terms 26 January as "Betrayal Day"

Dal Khalsa observed India’s republic day as Black Republic day

Observing India's republic day as Black Republic day, the Dal Khalsa with the support of SAD (Panch Pardani) today organized public rallies to protest against Constitutional wrongs, injustices and discrimination's at Amritsar, Jalandhar, Ludhiana and Kot Isse Khan (Moga).

[Pictorial] Sikh activists mark India’s republic day as “Black Day”

Sikh activists belonging to various organizations and groups observed India's republic day as the "Black day" to register their protest against political subjugation of the Sikh nation in India.

Indians mark “Republic Day”, Sikhs to observe 26 January as “Betrayal Day”

Indian state is going to observe 65th republic day today (on Jan. 26). Indian state had adopted "constitution of India" on this day in 1950. US president Barack Obama is chief guest of Indian state's republic day celebrations.

Sikhs attacked by BJP activists in Gujarat

BJP activists attack Sikh farmers in Kutch area of Gujrat

Jagjit Singh, a Kutch-based Sikh farmer, was seriously injured in an attack by a group allegedly associated with Bhartiya Janta Party (BJP) in Loria village of Bhuj district this afternoon.

DSGMC president GK celebrates ‘slavery’ of Sikhs; Hosts Indian flag in Sikh college

Indian Constitution denies distinct and unique identity of the Sikhs and clubs Sikhs with Hindu religion and various Sikh organizations have called upon Sikhs to mark India’s day of adopting ‘Constitution’ as ‘the black day’ to protest against injustices done to the Sikhs by Indian state and constitution but the Delhi Sikh Gurdwara Management Committee president Majit Singh GK ‘celebrated’ India’s republic day by hosting Indian state’s flag.

Eh Janam Tumhari Lekhe

Eh Janam Tumhare Lekhe – a movie on Bhagat Puran Singh to be released on Jan. 30

A video from upcoming Punjabi Movie - Eh Janam Tumhare Lekhe.

Fearing repetition of Chattisinghpora like massacre, APSCC urge Sikhs in Kashmir to remain vigilant during Obama’s visit

Fearing the repetition of Chattisinghpora 2000 like massacre during the visit of US president Barack Obama, a Sikh organisation yesterday (Jan. 22) asked Sikhs of Kashmir to remain vigilant.

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Sikh youth activists carry a display board terms 26 January as "Betrayal Day"

Dal Khalsa observed India’s republic day as Black Republic day

Observing India's republic day as Black Republic day, the Dal Khalsa with the support of SAD (Panch Pardani) today organized public rallies to protest against Constitutional wrongs, injustices and discrimination's at Amritsar, Jalandhar, Ludhiana and Kot Isse Khan (Moga).

MSG movie was banned as per Center’s advise: Punjab CM Badal

Punjab chief minister Parkash Singh Badal told media reporters that the controversial “Messenger of God” movie was banned as per ‘advise’ of the Central government. He was replying to media queries on Jan. 19 at Lambi area of Punjab after holding ‘Sangat Darshan’.

I accept Arvind Kejriwal’s challenge; But will debate in Assembly: says Kiran Bedi

Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP)'s chief ministerial candidate for the Delhi Assembly polls Kiran Bedi on Tuesday accepted Arvind Kejriwal's challenge for a debate with him and said she will do it on the floor of the Assembly.

SGPC executive removes Takht Damdama Sahib Jathedar Giani Balwant Singh Nandgarh

In a contested move Shiromani Gurdwara Prabhandak Committee (SGPC) today "released" Giani Balwant Singh Nandgarh from his "duty" as Jathedar of Takht Damdama Sahib.

AAP’s maiden conference at Maghi (Mukatsar) attracted impressive crowd

Media reports say that the maiden political conference of the Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) at the Maghi Mela in Mukatsar attracted a impressive crowd. All four AAP MPs and state convener Sucha Singh Chhotepur addressed the rally. AAP leaders focused on the drug issue and gave the slogan of “Nasha Mukt, Badal Mukt Punjab” (durgs free, Badal free Punjab).

Niranjan Singh, Assit. Director, ED.

Drugs racket: High Court stays transfer of ED officer

The Punjab and Haryana High Court on Wednesday (Jan. 21) ordered a stay on the transfer of Assistant Director of Enforcement Directorate Niranjan Singh who is probing the alleged Rs 6,000-crore drug racket and money laundering case in Punjab.

Kiran Bedi showers praise on Hindutva fountainhead RSS

Kiran Bedi, Bhartiya Janta Party's chief ministerial candidate for Delhi elections, has showered praiser over Hindutva fountain head Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh (RSS) and its ideology.

Punjab CM says ban on “Messenger of God” movie not permanent

Punjab Chief Minister Parkash Singh Badal today said the state government's decision to ban the screening of controversial film Messenger of God was taken in the "larger public interest" and could be reviewed "once the law and order situation normalises".

Arvind Kejriwal (L) and Kiran Bedi (R) [File Photos)

Arvind Kejriwal invites Kiran Bedi for open public debate

The dynamics of electoral politics witnessed major change in currently after former IPS officer Kiran Bedi joined the Bhartiya Janta Party (BJP). She is declared as Hindutva body's Chief Ministerial candidate against Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) chief Arvind Kejriwal.

Congress demands apology from AAP chief Arvind Kejriwal for bribe remarks

Congress party today (Jan. 18) demanded that Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) Chief Arvind Kejriwal should seek an apology from the people of Delhi for his controversial remark asking voters to take "bribes" from BJP and Congress but vote for AAP in the Assembly polls.

Shazia Ilmi likely to join BJP

Former Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) leader Shazia Ilmi likely to join BJP, may contest against Arvind Kejriwal

Former Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) leader Shazia Ilmi will reportedly be joining Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) tomorrow (Jan. 15).

Badal Dal workers clash, open fire over stage near Mukatsar

Three SAD activists yesterday (on January 13) allegedly opened fire on a party member at a meeting in nearby Bhangchari village (Mukatsar) in connection with the Maghi Mela conference on Jan. 14.