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Punjab Govt. Delegation Meets Sikhs Facing Eviction Threat in Shillong; Assures Support

A high-level delegation sent to Shillong by Punjab CM Amarinder Singh met the Sikhs residing in Shillong’s Punjabi lane and assured them of full support to protect their fundamental rights.

Charanjit Sharma, Paramraj Umranangal Skip Hearing in Saka Kotkapura Case on Health Plea

Accused in Saka Kotkapura case, suspended Punjab police IG Paramraj Umranangal and former SSP Charanjit Sharma did not appear in the court on Monday (June 10), when the court was set to hear the case against them.

Recruitment of Patwaris Soon: Punjab Revenue Minister

After the portfolio rejig in Punjab Cabinet, Mr. Gurpreet Singh Kangar assumed office as the Revenue Minister in Punjab Civil Secretariat on Monday.

Kathua Rape and Murder of Minor Muslim Girl Case Verdict: 6 held guilty, 1 acquitted by Pathankot court

It is learnt that 6 of the 7 accused in the rape-and-murder case of an eight-year-old nomadic Muslim girl in Jammu and Kashmir’s Kathua were convicted by a special court in Pathankot today. One accused, Vishal has been acquitted by the court.

Dal Khalsa Launches Public Campaign to Garner Support for June 6 Amritsar Bandh

In a written statement issued on June 2, the Dal Khalsa said that it has launched a campaign to garner support for its June 6 Amritsar bandh call to mark the 35th anniversary of Teeja Ghallughara (June 1984 Indian army attack on Darbar Sahib).

Faridkot Cop Commits Suicide After Youth Suspectedly Killed in Custody

Faridkot CIA staff incharge Narinder Singh reportedly committed suicide on Sunday leaving behind a number of unanswered question related disappearance of a youth who was picked up by him and two other cops on May 18 night.

Hardeep Singh Shera Likely to be Shifted to Tihar Jail Today

In pursuance of Supreme Court of India's order, it is expected that Hardeep Singh Shera - one the persons arrested and accused by the National Investigation Agency (NIA) in various cases, will be shifted out of Punjab today.

A Rare Collection of 80 Paintings of World Artists on Sikhs to be Showcased in Chandigarh for Next 3 Days

The Hubris foundation has unveiled a collection of exquisite paintings titled “Sikhs: an occidental romance” by eminent artists from all over the world.

Simranjit Singh Mann Welcomes Accommodation of Kirpan in UK Legislation

Shiromani Akali Dal Amritsar (Mann) president and former member of Indian parliament Simranjit Singh Mann has welcomed the accommodation of Kirpan, small as well as 3-ft, in a recently passed legislation by British Parliament.

Ground Water Depletion: Punjab Moving Toward Turning Into Desert

Eastern part of Punjab, the land of five rivers, is moving towards turning into desert. A news report (dated 15 May, 2019) in The Tribune (TT) notes that a draft report of the Central Ground Water Board (North-Western region) has warned that Punjab will be rendered a desert within 25 years if the exploitation of its underground water resources continues at the current rate.

Beadbi of Guru Granth Sahib at Hathoa Village in Malerkotla; Sikhs Outraged

An incident of beadbi of Guru Grath Sahib is reported from village Hathoa near Malerkotla. The incident was reportedly first noticed the Granthi of Gurdwara Sahib who in early hours on Sunday (May 12) found that the lock of the gate of Gurdwara Sahib was broken and smoke was coming out from the Gurdwara Sahib.

‘Clean Chit’ to Indian Chief Justice Is Supreme Injustice

by Shahana Bhattacharya & Deepika Tandon* Today on the 8th of May, 2019, on a second day in succession, people protesting at Connaught Place, against the ...

Modi’s Profile as Mob Lyncher No Less Than That of Rajiv Gandhi: Dal Khalsa Tells Sirsa

Expressing agreement with Delhi Sikh Gurdwara Management Committee (DSGMC) president and a spokesman of Shiromani Akali Dal (Badal) Manjinder Singh Sirsa’s viewpoint that Rajiv Gandhi was biggest mob lyncher of India, the Dal Khalsa said Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi was no less big mob lyncher than Rajiv Gandhi.

CBSE Class XII Results 2019 Announced; Check Result Online Now

The Central Board for Secondary Education (CBSE) on Thursday released the Class 12 results for all regions on the board's official website - cbse.nic.in and cbseresults.nic.in.

Saka Kotkapura Case: Hearing Adjourned to June 10 by Faridkot Court

Hearing in a case related to Saka Kotkapura 2015 was adjourned to June 10 by a Faridkot court on Monday (April 22). It was in this case former Moga SSP Charanjit Sharma and suspended IG Paramraj Umranangal were arrested.

Physiotherapy Department of SGGS World University Holding Service Camps Dedicated to 550th Parkash Gurpurab

Department of Physiotherapy of Sri Guru Granth Sahib World University, Fatehgarh Sahib organized a physiotherapy camp at Gurdwara Sahib of village Deva Mander during a series of camps dedicated to the 550th Parkash Gurpurab of Guru Nanak Ji.

Sikh Body Expresses Concerns Over Rising Trend of Targeting Religious Places and Worshippers

Saddened and shocked at the killing of 290 innocent people, mostly worshipers in a series of blasts in Sri Lanka on Easter Sunday, the Dal Khalsa condemned the terror act, calling it “horrific and barbaric”.

EC Issues Notice to Bibi Khalra for Referring to Guru Granth Sahib as ‘Manifesto’

The Election Commission of India (ECI) has reportedly issued a show-cause notice to Bibi Paramjeet Kaur Khalra for saying in an interview that the values enshrined in Guru Granth Sahib were her manifesto.

Balachaur MLA Chaudhary Nand Lal Passed Away

Four time SAD (Badal) MLA and former Chief Parliamentary Secretary from Balachaur Chaudhary Nand Lal (73) passed away today.

‘Responsible for Beadbi Incidents’: Sikh Groups Announce Boycott of SAD (B)-BJP

A report in The Indian Express (IE) notes that various Sikh organisations of Punjab have announced that they will “boycott” SAD-BJP this election. They said that SAD (Badal) was a party connected with the beadbi of Guru Granth Sahib while BJP is its ally.

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