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Exclusive Report On LFHRI’s Face Finding Report on Custodial Torture of Sikh Youth by Punjab Police

Lawyers For Human Rights International (LFHRI) yesterday (on August 23) released a fact-finding report on brutal torture of Jaspreet Singh Jassa by Punjab police belonging to Hoshiarpur district.

SikhRI’s upcoming webinar on Fascinating Folktales of Punjab on August 27

Sikh Research Institute's upcoming webinar on Fascinating Folktales of Punjab on August 27, 2016.

Beadbi suspect thrashed by in Moga village, Booked under 295A IPC

A person named Harpreet Singh was reportedly beaten up by villagers after he was suspected of tearing pages of a Gurbani Gutka and throwing these on the outskirts of Daulatpura Niwan village in the Moga district yesterday.

Sikh council candidate’s billboard defaced in New Zealand

As per media reports, the first Sikh to run for a place on Hamilton's city council has had his billboard defaced with the name "ISIS" in black paint.

Face cover ban: Simranjeet Singh Mann slams Punjab police for harassing Sikh youth

Shiromani Akali Dal Amritsar (Mann) chief S. Simranjeet Singh Mann has criticised the Punjab police for imposing ban on covering face while riding two wheelers in Amritsar, Ludhiana and Hoshiarpur.

Sikh players of Indian team played without turbans

US Lawmakers want FIBA to End Discriminatory Policy Against Sikh Basketball Players

A bipartisan group of more than 40 US lawmakers have appealed to the International Basketball Federation to end an "outdated and discriminatory" policy against Sikh players over turbans.

SAD (Amritsar) delegation seeks justice for Sikhs killed in Jammu and Kashmir

A delegation of Youth Akali Dal Amritsar, a wing of Shiromani Akali Dal Amritsar (Mann) led by S. Simranjeet Singh Mann, handed over a memorandum to the Additional Divisional Commissioner of Jammu seeking justice for the Sikhs massacred by Indian state in J&K province.

Fact Finding Report on Brutal Torture of Jaspreet Singh Jassa by Punjab Police [Full Report]

Chandigarh: Lawyers For Human Rights International (LFHRI) yesterday (on August 23) released a fact-finding report on brutal torture of Jaspreet Singh Jassa by Punjab police ...

Oak Creek shooting victims, credits AlJazeera

A View from Britain on The Rise of Hate Crimes Against Minorities

Since the 9/11 attacks in New York, visible minorities have experienced a rise in racial harassment and hate crimes. There have, for example, been numerous ...

Protests in Aishmuqam after Indian forces vandalise rally venue, desecrate Sikh Gurdawara

Protests erupted in Nowgam near Saalia village of Aishmuqam after police and paramilitary forces vandalized the venue of a proposed pro-freedom rally and smashed the windowpanes of several residential houses and a local gurdawara on Monday.

Bhai Jagtar Singh Hawara [File Photo]

Tihar authorities fail to present Bhai Jagtar Singh Hawara in Ludhiana court

Tihar jail authorities today failed to present Bhai Jagtar Singh Hawara in a local court in Ludhiana. Bhai Hawara's counsel Jaspal Singh Manjhpur told Sikh Siyasat News (SSN) over phone that the authorities of Delhi based Tihar jail cites lack of security staff to transport Bhai Jagtar Singh Hawara from Delhi to Ludhiana.

Police used third degree torture on Hoshiarpur youth Jaspreet Singh: alleges Dal Khalsa

Dal Khalsa was highly critical of the police for using third degree torture on Jaspreet Singh Jassa arrested along with two other youths under various charges in the first week of August.

Why Udta Punjab & TV Debates fail to identify real causes & remedy for Drugs in Punjab: Talkshow with Sikh author S. Ajmer Singh

Politics

Sucha Singh Chhotepur

Full Video of Press Conference by Sucha Singh Chhotepur about Aam Aadmi Party

Aam Aadmi Party’s Punjab convener today levelled serious allegations against the Central leadership of the Aam Aadmi Party. He said that the Punjab unit of the Aam Aadmi Party had not independent existence and all powers reside with the Central leadership.

Cash-pocket Controversy: Sucha Singh Chhotepur to hold Press Conference on Aug. 26

After media reports maintained that the Aam Aadmi Party's state convenor Sucha Singh Chhotepur may be sacked by the central leadership over alleged cash-pocket issue, Chhotepur today announced to hold a press conference in Chandigarh on August 26 to clear his stand on the issue.

Arvind Kejriwal to release AAP’s Farmers’ Manifesto in Moga on Sept. 11

Delhi Chief Minister and Central Convenor of Aam Aadmi Party, Arvind Kejriwal will release Farmers’ Manifesto on September 11 at Moga.

Punjab Govt. to transfer attack on RSS leader Gagneja case to CBI

The Punjab government has decided to transfer the case of attack on Hindutva body Rashtriya Swayam Sewak Sangh leader Jagdish Gagneja to the CBI.

Dr. Dharamvir Gandhi launches new political front in Punjab [Full Press Conference Video]

Suspended Aam Aadmi Party leader and Patiala MP Dr. Dharamvir Gandhi today launched a move to form ‘Punjab Oriented Political Platform’. Addressing a press conference Dr. Dharamvir Gandhi claimed that he had support of many social, political groups, activists, authors, intellectuals and NGOs.

Sucha Singh Chhotepur and Arvind Kejriwal

Aam Aadmi Party removes Punjab Convenor Sucha Singh Chhotepur

The Aam Aadmi Party has removed its Punjab chief Sucha Singh Chhotepur for allegedly accepting cash from a person.

Sucha Singh Chhotepur’s anger erupts against central leadership of AAP

Aam Aadmi Party's Punjab convener today levelled serious allegations against the Central leadership of the Aam Aadmi Party. He said that the Punjab unit of the Aam Aadmi Party had not independent existence and all powers reside with the Central leadership.

Arvind Kejriwal’s comment about Sikhi made me to shiver : Sucha Singh Chhotepur

Addressing a press conference at Chandigarh on August 26, 2016 at Press Club, Chandigarh (Sector27) said that Arvind Kejriwal's comment about Sikhi had made him to shiver.

Jagdish Gagneja

Attack on RSS leader Jagdish Gagneja: Shiv Sena leader, 3 others arrested on productions warrants from Ludhiana jail

The Jalandhar police today brought four Central Jail, Ludhiana inmates to Jalandhar on production warrants. As per a news flash on PTC News the names of these persons are Amit Arora, Amar D'souza, Bharti Sidhu and Mani.

AAP likely to sack Punjab convenor Sucha Singh Chhotepur over cash-pocket video: media reports

As per media reports the Aam Aadmi Party (AAP)'s central leadership was planning to sack its Punjab convener Sucha Singh Chottepur after a video surfaced purportedly showing him accepting money from a party volunteer.

Dr. Dharamvir Gandhi with his supporters and leaders of other groups at Press Club Chandigarh [August 23, 2016]

Suspended AAP MP Dr. Dharamvir Gandhi launches move for ‘Punjab Oriented Political Platform’

Suspended Aam Aadmi Party leader and Patiala MP Dr. Dharamvir Gandhi today launched a move to form 'Punjab Oriented Political Platform'.

Election Commission team in Punjab to review preparations for Punjab Polls 2017

A five- member team of Election Commission of India headed by Sandeep Saxena Deputy Election Commissioner of India today met the Chief Electoral Officer Punjab V.K.Singh and other officers of Punjab government to review the Poll Preparedness for the ensuing Punjab Assembly Elections.