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PU Students to Remember Saka Behbal Kalan Martyrs; Seek Action in Beadbi Cases

Sath, a students group in Punjab University Chandigarh, has announced to hold Ardas in the memory of Saka Behbal Kalan Shaheeds and seek action in Beadbi cases.

India’s NSA Ajit Doval is Playing with Sikh Sentiments in Beadbi Cases: Bir Davinder Singh

Sikh sangat in large numbers converged at Bargari on Sunday to mark shaheedi day of Bhai Krishan Bhagwan Singh (Niamiwala) and Bhai Gurjeet Singh (Sarawan), who were killed by the Punjab police on October 14, 2015.

Darbar-E-Khalsa Commemorates Kotkapura Firing Incident

Amidst tight security arrangements and police restrictions, members of the Darbar-E-Khalsa organizations and representatives of other Sikh bodies and Aam Aadmi Party gathered at Kotkapura to commemorate 2015 police firing incident.

Punjab Govt. Playing Games for Impunity to Police and Political Camaraderie: Sikh body

Dal khalsa today blamed the Punjab government for affording an escape route for the high-ranking accused police officials as well as the then political leadership. The Sikh group said that the state government is playing games for impunity to police and political camaraderie.

Now Multiple Gurdwaras in Karnal Host Portraits of Sant Jarnail Singh Bhindranwale [VIDEO REPORT]

Sikh sangat of Karnal district has now started a drive to install portraits of Sant Jarnail Singh Bhindranwale at various Gudwara Sahibs in the district.

Bail Denied to Activists who Hurled Shoe on Sukhbir Badal’s Convoy in Sangrur

A Sangrur court has denied bail to arrested Sikh activists who had hurled shoes on Sukhbir Singh Badal's convoy.

Sukhbir Badal, Bikram Majithia Face Massive Protest and Boycott by Sikh Sangat at Nikke Ghumman

The protest gains significance as it was spontaneous response of the Sikh Sangat against SAD (B) top leader. Notably, after the release of Justice Ranjit Singh Commission's findings, ill-deeds of SAD (B) stand exposed before the Sikh masses of Punjab and protest against Badals is gaining momentum.

Leftist Cultural Sabotage in Punjab Has Made Punjab Intellectually Irrelevant: Prof. Kulwant Singh Grewal

Speaking on this occasion Prof. Kulwant Singh Grewal said that the leftist cultural sabotage in Punjab has made Punjab intellectually irrelevant. Therefore, he said, the vision presented by the Prof. Harinder Singh Mehboob has become even more important for Punjab.

United Sikhs Launch Farmers Drought Relief Program in Australia

Following a 24-hour rain period across parched farmland last week, Australian farmers are experiencing a rare occasion for respite amidst a seven-year drought that has ravaged their crops, livestock and means for steady income.

WSO to Host International Students Orientation at Dixie Gurdwara Sahib in Ontario on Oct. 14

On October 14th from 3:00 pm - 5:00 pm at the Ontario Khalsa Darbar, the World Sikh Organization of Canada will be hosting an International Students Orientation exclusively for Punjabi speaking students and Sikh students who are studying in post-secondary institutions in and around the Greater Toronto Area.

Sikh Bodies Call “Panthic Assembly” on Oct. 20-21 to Discuss Beadbi Issue

The Sikh citizens' Panthic Assembly comprising 117 individuals from Punjab and outside has been convened to chalk out a well-thought and deliberated policy and strategy to counter sacrilege of Guru Granth Sahib in the State and neighbouring states, as well as to ensure that the guilty of sacrilege and police firing at Behbal Kalan, Kotkapura and Bargari are brought to justice.

Makers of Cartoon Movie on Guru Hargobind Ji Announce Release on November 2

The makers of an upcoming cartoon movie "Dastan-e-Miri Piri" have announced to release the film on November 2. The movie is an attempt to personify sixth Sikh Guru, Guru Hargobind ji despite established Sikh tenets against personification of Sikh Gurus.

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List of 17 Items on Which Punjab Government has Doubled the Stamp Duty

There are 65 items in the Indian Stamp Act, 1899 on which stamp duty is levied in the state of Punjab. Out of these 65 items the Punjab cabinet has approved a hike on 17 items. The Punjab cabinet has doubled the stamp duty on these 17 items.

Life of Parkash Singh Badal Under Threat: Claims UP Police

The Uttar Pradesh police has come out with a that the life of Shiromani Akali Dal (Badal) patron and former Punjab CM Parkash Singh Badal is under threat.

AAP Forms 5 Member Co-ordination Committee After Rebels Declare Organisational Plans

The Aam Aadmi Party this evening announced to form a five member co-ordination committee to sort out differences with rebel MPs, MLAs.

Sumedh Saini Reusing Mala-Fide Plea to His Defence Against Action in Behbal Kalan Firing Case

Former Punjab DGP Sumedh Saini had approached the Punjab and Haryana High Court yesterday seeking High Court's intervention to the investigation Behbal Kalan firing case be handed over to CBI or any other agency not belonging to the Punjab state.

Hearing of Criminal Complaint Against Badals for Beadbi Incidents and Behbal Kalan Firing Adjourned to Nov. 1

The Court of Judicial Magistrate Sumit Sabharwal on Tuesday (Oct. 9) recorded the statement of a complainant in a criminal case filed against former Chief Minister Parkash Singh Badal and former Deputy Chief Minister Sukhbir Singh Badal.

Congress Government Faces Serious Charges of Patronising Party ‘Goons’ in Tarn Taran

The Congress government led by Capt. Amarinder Singh had formed a commission led by Justice Mehtab Singh Gill to look into cases of alleged political vendetta that were registered against its party workers by the SAD-BJP government.

Punjab Cabinet Approves Increase on Stamp Duty; Hike to Double the Duty on 17 Items

The Punjab Cabinet on Wednesday (Oct. 17) approved an ordinance to amend Schedule 1-A of Indian Stamp Act, 1899, to enable increase in the stamp duty rates.

Centre Suspends Controversial Chandigarh Notification; Tells UT to Fill Posts in 60:40 Arrangement

Under fire for its controversial notification regarding Chandigarh cadre, the Ministry of Home Affairs (MHA) today put the September 25 notification under abeyance.

PU Students Body SATH Demands Reunion of Chandigarh with Punjab

A students body SATH organised a demonstration at Punjab University Students Centre demanding reunion of Chandigarh with the state of Punjab.

AAP MLA H S Phoolka to Quit Today to Protest Against Govt. Inaction in Beadbi Cases

Aam Aadmi Party MLA H S Phoolka has announced that he will submit his resignation to the Punjab Vidhan Sabha Speaker on Friday (Oct. 12) in protest against the failure of the Congress government to arrest former DGP Sumedh Singh Saini and former CM Parkash Singh Badal in sacrilege and Behbal Kalan police firing case.

After Charanjit Sharma, Now Sumedh Saini Moves High Court Against Justice Ranjit Singh Commission’s Report

Punjab’s former Director-General of Police (DGP) Sumedh Singh Saini has reportedly moved the Punjab and Haryana High Court against Justice Ranjit Singh Commission's report.

Will Congress be Able to Take a Grip on Sikh Political Space in Punjab?

Two months back the Congress party leaders, particularly the Sikh faces were presenting themselves as claimers of the Sikh political ground by presenting Justice Ranjit Singh Commission’s report in the state assembly.