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Meet Manmeet Kaur, The First Sikh News Reporter Working In Pakistan

A Pakistani journalist is making headlines in various newspapers and news portals in recent days. The journalist happens to be first Sikh female journalist in the Islamic country.

Giani Gurbachan Singh Announces Sikh Board for Film Certifications

Gaini Gurbachan Singh, SGPC backed Jathedar, on May 22 announced formation of a ‘Sikh Censor Board’. He said that it was necessary for a filmmaker now to get approval from it before making a movie on a subject related to Sikhs and Sikhi.

USA: Protest Held Against “Cow Culture” Conference Featuring Subramanian Swamy in California

On May 20, Indian immigrant communities from throughout California gathered to protest a “Cow Culture” conference at the India Community Center in Milpitas, CA which featured Indian Member of Parliament Subramanian Swamy.

Sikh Siyasat News Launches Mobile Application for Android Phones

The Sikh Siyasat News announces to launch its’ first mobile application for Android users.  The “Sikh Siyasat” app is now available on Google Play Store and users can download the app by simply searching “Sikh Siyasat” in the digital store on Android OS phones.

Police Complaint Filed Against Nagpur Based Publisher for Distorting Sikh History in Books

Lok Bhalai Insaaf Welfare Society and Akhand Kirtani Jatha have filed a complaint with Amritsar police commissioner seeking action against a Nagpur based private publisher for distorting Sikh history in books.

Khalsa Aid CEO Ravi Singh Turn Down “Indian of the Year” Award Nomination Offer

International humanitarian aid organisation Khalsa Aid CEO Ravi Singh has turned down a nomination offer for an Indian Award.

Memorial Gurudwara Sahib Near Batala to Commemorate the Memory of Sant Jarnail Singh Bhindranwale & other Shaheeds

A faction of the Damdami Taksal led by Giani Ram Singh has constructed another memorial in the memory of 'Great Sikh of 20th Century' Sant Jarnail Singh Bhindranwale and other Shaheeds of Ghallughara June 1984 at Sangrawan village near Batala in Gurdaspur district.

Audiobook 1984 Unchitviya Kehar (Ajmer Singh) to be launched on June 1 via Sikh Siyasat App

After the launch of Sikh Siyasat Android App, the Sikh Siyasat takes the opportunity to announce the launch of much awaited audiobook "1984 Unchitviya Kehar" (1984 Unimagined Catastrophe) on June 1.

Sikhs Up in Arms Against Distortion of Sikh History in Books by Nagpur Based Publishers

Sikh activists heal a protest march in Amritsar on Monday (22 May) against distortion of Sikh history in books published by a Nagpur based private publisher.

Defense Lawyer Updates About Jagtar Singh Jaggi Case: Court Proceedings & Chargesheet

Sikh Siyasat News (SSN) talked to defence lawyer Advocate Jaspal Singh Manjhpur to get update about court hearing in a case against Scottish Sikh citizen Jagtar Singh Jaggi and others.

Sikh Education Council (SEC) Launches of £4000 Guru Nanak Social Mobility Scholarship for Law Students in UK

The Sikh Education Council is co-launching the Guru Nanak Social Mobility Scholarship with barrister Mukhtiar Singh in the UK.

After Spending 9 Years Behind Bars, Barkat Singh Jammu Gets 3 Years Sentence

After spending 9 years behind bars, a Jammu resident was today granted 3 years imprisonment in a 2009 case related to recovery of arms.

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Democratic Rights body says Sterlite Killings were Cold Blooded Massacre of People

A democratic rights body called Coordination of Democratic Rights Organisation (CDRO) has condemned the killings of protesters in Tamil Nadu.

Shahkot By-Poll: 227 Micro Observers Deputed

The Election Commission has appointed 227 Micro Observers in Shahkot assembly constituency for the by-poll.

AAP Announces Names of State Youth Wing Office Bearers

The Aam Aadmi Party on Saturday announced office bearers of its youth wing in Punjab. Check List of the office bearers announced by AAP.

Journalist Jagriti Shukla, Who Justified Sikh Genocide, Abused Dalits and called for Massacre in Kashmir, Elevated in Lok Sabha TV

Jagrati Shukla, an Indian journalist, who has justified of the Sikh Genocide 1984, abused Dalits and called for a massacre in Kashmir, has been appointed in state-run Lok Sabha TV.

Punjab CM Once Again Seeks One-Time Farm Debt Waiver From Centre to Avoid “Socio-Economic Unrest”

Punjab government's requests for Centre's support for extending helping hands to debt-burdened farmers of the state is falling to deaf ears. Yet, Punjab CM seems to be hopeful that the Centre would listen to his pleas.

Defense Gets Copies of 4 NIA More Chargesheets Against Jagtar Singh Jaggi & Others

NIA has presented chargesheets against Scottish Sikh citizen Jagtar Singh Jaggi and others in 4 more cases. The copies of the chargesheets that were submitted to the court by NIA, were handed over to the defense lawyers today.

Tamil Nadu: Excessive Use Of Force For Crowd Control Cannot Be Justified

The excessive use of force by the Tamil Nadu police on the anti-sterlite protestors in Thoothukudi on Tuesday, is a damning indictment of the state government's determination to crush the protests.

Nine People Protesting Against Copper Smelting Plant Shot Dead In Tamil Nadu

Nine people were killed as police opened fire on protesters who were protesting, demanding closure of a copper smelting plant in Tamil Nadu’s port city of Tuticorin.

Karnataka: BJP CM quits before Floor Test; JD (S)’s Kumaraswamy to take Oath as CM on Monday

High voltage political drama in Karnataka ended this evening as BJP Chief Minister BS Yeddyurappa today admitted that he could not get the numbers required to form government and resigned without facing a trust vote.

Pro-Freedom Kashmiri Leaders Put Under House Arrest Ahead of Nareandra Modi’s Kashmir Visit

Octogenarian Hurriyat patriarch Syed Ali Geelani continues to be under house arrest at his residence-cum-office in Hyderpora, while Tehreek-e-Hurriyat chairperson Muhammad Ashraf Sehrai has also been detained at his residence in Baghat Srinagar.

Indian Ambassador Accuses US Media for Picking up “Exceptional Stories” to Negatively Portray India

Indian ambassador to the US Navtej Singh Sarna has alleged that the American media picks up "exceptions stories" to negatively portray India while ignore the "development news".

Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) Releases List of New Office Bearers in Punjab

Aam Aadmi Party on Thursday announced new list the office bearers in Punjab. In a press release issued by the party, AAP state co-president Dr. Balbir Singh said that the appointments are done after the consultations with the senior leaders of the party and it has been done on the basis of duties performed by the voluteers to uplift the party in the past years.