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Save Punjab Rally in NY: Protest outside United Nations’ headquarters over India-Pakistan tensions

Several activists belonging to the Sikhs For Justice (SFJ) held a protest outside the United Nations headquarters in New York to raise their concerns over the escalating tensions between India and Pakistan and its impact on the lives of the people in Punjab.

Ghana Plans World’s First Removal Gandhi Statue: OFMI

After over a decade of resistance to placement of Gandhi statues around the world began brewing in Johannesburg, South Africa in 2003, the University of Ghana is taking an historical step to remove a recently erected sculpture.

White House Responds to Khalistan Petition But Refuse to Comment on “Specific Policy Issue”

The White House has responded to a petition titled: "August 15th is NOT Independence Day For Sikhs. SUPPORT the Liberation of Indian Occupied Punjab to Create KHALISTAN".

Closure Of Kashmir Newspaper A Setback To Free Speech

Authorities in Jammu and Kashmir must revoke an order to stop the printing and publication of Kashmir Reader, a Srinagar-based English daily, Amnesty International India said today.

White House Removes India’s Anti-Pakistan Petition Over Fraud Signatures

As per certain media reports, [t]he White House officials have removed India’s petition to declare Pakistan ‘a terrorism sponsoring state’ after they said that fake signatures were used to reach the minimum required support for the petition.

UN Security Council’s Must Intervene to Prevent Indo-Pak War: Simranjeet Singh Mann

Shiromani Akali Dal Amritsar (Mann) chief S. Simranjeet Singh Mann has urged to the United Nations Security Council and international human rights forums such as UN Human Rights Commission and Human Rights Watch to take immediate steps to prevent the further escalation of situation between India and Pakistan that could lead to nuclear war.

GoI directs Immideate Vacation of 10 KMs area along Pak border: LIVE UPADTES

As per confirmed reports the Central Government of India has directed the Deputy Commissioners of border areas (borders with Pakistan) to get ten kilo-meters area from the international border vacated with immediate effect.

Indian Army strikes along side LoC; DGMO maintains ‘significant casualties’

Indian Army today maintained to have conducted strikes on certain places termed as "terror launch pads" along the Line of Control (LoC) in Kashmir".

Kashmiri and Sikh Diaspora in New York Stage Demonstration Against Atrocities in Kashmir

As per media reports, hundreds of Kashmiris and Sikhs recently staged a demonstration in front of the United Nations office in New York to condemn the killings of Kashmiri youth by Indian forces.

No Urgency to hear PIL against Indus Waters Treaty: Indian Supreme Court

Supreme Court of India today refused to allow an urgent hearing on a petition moved as Public Interest Litigation (PIL) challenging the constitutionality of the India-Pakistan water sharing treaty called the Indus Waters Treaty, 1960.

Sikh Diaspora groups Calls for Immediate Release of Kashmiri Activist Khurram Parvez

The World Sikh Organization of Canada has expressed its concern at the detention of Kashmiri human rights activist Khurram Parvez.

Statement of Vice-Chancellor of University of Alberta about racist posters against Sikhs

The University of Alberta Vice-Chancellor and President David H. Turpin has issued a statement terming the racist posters in the university campus targeting the Sikhs as disturbing.

India’s refusal to allow UN officials to probe excesses in Kashmir is a sign of its arrogance and malicious intentions

Basel (Switzerland): Dal Khalsa has termed the arbitrary arrest of noted human rights defender and JKCCS coordinator Khurram Pervez as a sheer sign of frustration ...

Kashmiri delegation praises UN Human Rights chief for censuring India

The strong statement by the top UN diplomat for human rights on India’s role in occupied Kashmir continues to resonate internationally.

UK politicians concerned with visit of RSS chief urged to take up matter with Foreign Office

RSS Chief Mohan Bhagwat visited the UK few days back. According to the Sikh Federation UK some UK politicians who have subsequently learned of his visit are being urged to take up the matter with the Foreign Office on why he was allowed to allegedly spread the "fascist RSS message" in the UK to Hindu representatives from across Europe.

Protest against RSS Chief Mohan Bhagwat’s UK visit on July 30: FSO

The Federation of Sikh Organizations (FSO) has announced to hold a protest against Rashtrya Swayamsewak Sangh (RSS) chief Mohan Bhagwat during his visit to England.

Ban and Restrictions lifted from International Sikh Youth Federation (ISYF) across Europe

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.

Shooting at shopping centre in Germany’s Munich; 1 killed

Shooting is reported to have taken place at a shopping centre in Munich, Germany. According to CNN one person is killed and 10 are injured in the shootout.

USA: Shooting in Dallas during protest, 11 shot, 4 cops dead

At least 4 transit officers were killed, 11 shot in downtown Dallas on Thursday by two snipers, during a protest against police shootings in Minnesota and Louisiana, according to AP reports.

Green Party’s Sikh candidate for general elections in Australia targeted with racist flayers

A Sikh candidate, Alexandra Kaur Bhathal, who is contesting the General Election for Australia’s Greens Party has reportedly been targeted with racist flyers.

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