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Labour Leader Jeremy Corbyn Reaffirms Commitment on Sikh Issues: Sikh Council UK

Sikh Council UK said in a statement issued on Sunday (Oct. 22) that England's Labour party leader Jeremy Corbyn has re-affirmed his personal commitment to the manifesto commitments made by the party on Sikh issues before the election.

Giani Gurbachan Singh’s Name Goes Missing From SGPC’s ‘Bandi Chhor Diwas’ Posters

Name of SGPC backed Jathedar Giani Gurbachan Singh has not been accommodated in the posters issued by the SGPC pertaining to 'Bandi Chhor Diwas'.

Disgraced and rejected Giani Gurbachan Singh’s sandesh on Bandi Chhor will have no relevance: Dal Khalsa

Calling his continuity as Jathedar of Akal Takhat a 'bone of contention', the Dal Khalsa today squarely blamed Giani Gurbachan Singh and his mentors (read Badals) for the bad blood created among the Sikhs in the religious domain.

Sikh Genocide Remembrance March in Australia on Nov. 04

The Sikh diaspora in Australia will be holding a remembrance march on November 04, 2017 in the memory of Sikhs killed during November 1984 Sikh Genocide.

Behbal Kalan Killings: Dal Khalsa blame both previous and present Punjab governments for denying justice to victims

As saying goes 'justice delayed is justice denied', the Dal Khalsa today blamed both previous and present Punjab governments for denying justice to victims of Behbal Kalan police firing.

How ‘Jathedars’ failed to follow the Sikh Tradition on Bandi Chhor?

During the 18th century a rich tradition developed amongst the Sikhs to get together in Amritsar on the occasion of Baisakhi and Bandi Chhor, ignoring their internal differences, in order to discuss the issues concerning the Panth.

Sikhs Experiencing Institutional Racism in Britain: Sikh Federation UK

Labour MP for Birmingham Edgbaston Preet Kaur Gill here on Tuesday and Chair of the All Party Parliamentary Group for UK Sikhs challenged Amber Rudd,

Chandigarh based Punjab University Kills Punjabi language from Sign Boards

The city of Chandigarh was raised on the land acquired from the farmers of Punjab and this city hosts the campus of the Punjab University, but the native language of the regions is being erased from both- the city and the campus.

Tensions Amongst Jathedars Deepens; SGPC Members to Seek Action Against Acting Jathedars

The ongoing tensions between two sets of Jathedars; one led by Giani Gurbachan Singh and appointed by the SGPC and other appointed by 10 Nov., 2015 Panthic

Gurdwara Act Rarely Elects Religious Persons for SGPC: Sikh Scholars Seek Change [Seminar Report]

Various Sikh scholars said during a Seminar at Kendri Sri Guru Singh Sabha, Chandigarh that Gurdwara Act rarely elects religious persons for SGPC.

Anti-Panthic Outfit Rashtriya Sikh Sangat Resumes its Activities, SGPC, Jathedars Go Silent

On the one hand we are witnessing that factionalism and hostility among these different factions is on the rise in Gurdwaras across the state,

What was need to write book on Shaheed Kartar Singh Sarabha? [Bhai Ajmer Singh at Montreal]

This is video recording of speech of Bhai Ajmer Singh at Gurdwara Guru Nanak Darbar, LaSelle, Montreal, Quebec on September 20, 2017. 

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Politics

Campaign for Punjabi: Hindi & English Sign Boards Black Painted; Case Registered at Nehianwala police station

Activists of various organisations yesterday undertook a massive drive to black paint Hindi and English signboards on Banthida-Faridkot Highway in order to highlight their demand seeking prominence to the Punjabi language. The protesters smudged signboards on about 25km stretch of NH-15.

Himachal Assembly Election: Congress Releases First List of Candidates

The Himachal Pradesh unit of the Indian National Congress (INC) on Wednesday annonced its first list of candidates for the Himachal Pradesh Assembly election

SAD (Badal) Attempts Damage Control after BJP claims partnership in DSGMC

Shiromani Akali Dal (Badal) has attempted to control the damage done by it's political ally Bhartiya Janta Party (BJP) by openly claiming partnership in the Delhi Sikh Gurdwara Management Committee (DSGMC).

Fire Breaks Out in Narendra Modi’s PMO Office

A fire reportedly broke out in the Indian Prime Minister’s Office (PMO) in the early hours of Tuesday (October 17).

Issue to stubble burning: AAP submits memorandums to DCs in Punjab

The MLAs and other office bearers of Aam Aadmi Party on Monday (Oct. 16) submitted memorandums to the concerned Deputy Commissioners throughout state against alleged harassment of farmers by the state government in the name of stubble burning.

Himachal Assembly Election: BJP Releases Its List Of Candidates

Himachal Pradesh state BJP unit on Thursday released its list of candidates for the upcoming state assembly elections in Himachal Pradesh

Give Prominence to Punjabi on Mile-stones or Face Legal Action, Welfare Society to PWD

Use of Hindi (Devanagari) and English script on milestones along the newly built National Highway-54 has stirred a controversy unidentified persons have defaced these at certain places.

RSS Leader Ravinder Gosain’ Killing: 5 Lakh Relief for Family; NIA to Probe Case

The state government has reportedly decided to hand over the murder case of RSS leader Ravinder Gosain to the National Investigation Agency (NIA).

AAP Condemns Killing of RSS Activist Ravinder Gosain in Ludhiana; Demands CBI inquiry

Aam Aadmi Party on Tuesday condemned the killing of RSS worker Ravinder Gosain who was shot dead at Ludhiana earlier today. AAP also demanded CBI probe into this matter.

Charges Against Kancha Ilaiah Are Another Absurd Attack On Freedom Of Expression

The charges against writer and a staunch critic of the caste system, Kancha Ilaiah, due to his book, are an absurd assault on the right to freedom of expression,

Aadhaar Card Linkage Obsession Of Indian State ‘Starves’ 11 Years Old Girl In Jharkhand To Death

Aggressive drive by the Indian State to link the Aadhar Card with each and every aspect of an individual citizen despite it being termed as 'voluntary' drive when introduced

Gurdaspur By-Election: Congress’s Sunil Jakhar Wins Gurdaspur Lok Sabha Seat By 1,93,219 Votes

The counting for Punjab's Gurdaspur Lok Sabha by-election has concluded with Congress's Sunil Jakhar wining the three cornered race with the margin of around 1,93,219 votes