A representative of the Shiormani Akali Dal Amritsar (Mann) told the Sikh Siyasat News (SSN) that the Jammu and Kashmir police did not allow a delegation led by Simranjeet Singh Mann from crossing into the state borders.
According to a written press release by the makers of upcoming Punjab movie, Toofan Singh, the Central Board of Film Certification (CBFC), India has denied clearance certificate to the move.
“This is a totally committed and passionate group of community members,” said Allan Mugford, Canadian Cancer Foundation’s regional director.
Dal Khalsa today demanded immediate demilitarisation of Kashmir and political resolution to the Kashmir conflict in consonance with the genuine aspirations of its people.
Sikhs of Salt Lake City came together to support National Sikh Campaign’s media initiative to educate Americans about Sikhs and Sikhism.
On 18 March 2016 the UK Government lifted the ban on the International Sikh Youth Federation (ISYF) following a legal challenge by leading figures in the Sikh Federation (UK) and historic debates in the House of Commons and Lords.
Another saddening and disturbing incident of beadbi of Guru Granth Sahib Ji is reported from village Jahangir on Saturday evening.
As per the Sikh Coalition, [o]n July 21, 2016, Specialist Harpal Singh successfully graduated from Basic Combat Training at Fort Jackson in South Carolina. During the ceremony, he was honored and given the “Soldier of the Cycle” award for being one of the best soldiers in his company.
The Shiromani Gurdwara Prabhandak Committee (SGPC) has decided to set-up a museum at Chamkaur Sahib in the memory of Bhai Sangat Singh and other Shaheeds who had attained martyrdom at Chamkaur Sahib during the battle of Chamkaur.
Of the 54 years of his life that Dr. Bhagat Singh Thind spent in the United States of America, 19 were spent fighting the US laws to acquire American citizenship and for the rights of Indo-Americans.
The Allahabad High Court yesterday allowed four weeks to the Uttar Pradesh Government to file a reply on the issue of withdrawal of criminal case against 42 Pilibhit jail staff who killed seven TADA prisoners in the jail and seriously injured another 21.
Shiromani Gurdwara Parbandhak Committee (SGPC) has warned the makers of the upcoming Hindi movie flying Jatt to drop highly objectionable scenes from the movie.
Punjab Police has arrested Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) leader and Mehrauli MLA Naresh Yadav from his home-cum-office in Delhi in connection with a registered in relation to beadbi of Quran in Malerkotla.
In a press statement issued here, advisor to Punjab Deputy CM and the general secretary of Delhi Sikh Gurdwara Management Committee (DSGMC) Manjinder Singh Sirsa accused Aam Aadmi Party MP Bhagwant Mann for spying in the parliament of India. He also demanded Bhagwant Mann's dismissal from the Lok Sabha.
Punjab's ruling Shiromani Akali Dal (Badal) is mobilizing support from the rural masses in a major way. The move is seen as an attempt to accumulate political support for the SAD (Badal) in poll bound state of Punjab.
Perturbed over the killings of 45 unarmed protesters and blinding of scores of youth with pellet guns, dishonouring of women and invoking censorship on media, the Dal Khalsa will hold demonstration on July 22 to raise its voice against onslaughts of security forces in Kashmir.
Shiromani Akali Dal (Badal) president Sukhbir Badal has formed a 40 member core committee of the Youth Akali Dal (YAD).
Joining issue with the Punjab Congress chief Captain Amrinder Singh, the Dal Khalsa today hits out at him for advocating free hand to armed forces in Kashmir and accused him of ill-equipped about historical facts of Kashmir dispute.
Punjab Police on today raided Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) leader and Mehrauli MLA Naresh Yadav’s home in Delhi in connection with a registered in relation to beadbi of Quran in Malerkotla, but he was not present at his home or at his office.
Reacting on the row in Parliament over Aam Aadmi Party's Sangrur MP Bhagwant Mann’s making video inside the Indian Parliament, State Convenor of Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) Sucha Singh Chhotepur today said that it was not aimed to breach the security of parliament, rather to aware the public about the procedure through which the questions are selected to be raised in the Lok Sabha.
A statement by the Aam Aadmi Party states that the AAP would protest against the BJP led centre and SAD-BJP led state government for their failure to tackle the atrocities happening everyday with the Dalits across nation on July 23.
A day after his suspension from the Shiromani Akali Dal (Badal), Jalandhar Cant. MLA Pargat Singh held a press conference at Jalandhar yesterday. He criticised Badal Dal president Sukhbir Badal, terming him as a “visionless leader who takes decisions as per his own whims and fancies”.
A woman activist of the Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) in Delhi, who had accused her party colleague of sexually harassing her, reportedly committed suicide today.
Amidst the reports of Shiromani Akali Dal (Badal) MLA Jalandhar Cantonment and former Hockey captain Pargat Singh for alleged "anti-party" activities. SAD (Badal) also suspended Amritsar MLA Inderbir Bulaira on similar charges. As per media reports Inderbir Bulaira may join the Congress party.
The issue of Sikh political prisoners is in focus once again. There have been few developments in this regard in past few months and three Sikh political prisoner who were sentenced to imprisonment for life were granted premature release.
What is the difference between a funeral and a demonstration? In Kashmir, there is none. As the killing of 30 civilian protestors by the armed forces of the state in the last two days shows, in Kashmir, every funeral is a demonstration and every demonstration is a funeral.
For a turban-wearing, Urdu-reading Hindu of Taran Taran, Punjab, the court’s recess was 23 years too long. On June 30, 100-year-old Chaman Lal breathed his last, two days before the case he had been pursuing for over two decades was to resume in the CBI court, Patiala.