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United Sikhs Condemn Christchurch (New Zealand) Massacre

The Christchurch massacre, which has left at least 49 people dead and 20 injured on Friday, March 15 in New Zealand's city Christchurch in two targeted mass shootings at mosques.

Polarization of World Community Dangerous: Dal Khalsa Statement on Attack on NZ Mosques

Saddened at the killings of 49 innocent people in the mass shootings at two Christchurch mosques in New Zealand on Friday, the Dal Khalsa condemned the massacre in the strongest words.

Facing Sikh Outrage, Manjinder S. Sirsa Deletes Controversial Tweet About Christchurch (NZ) Massacre

Newly elected DSGMC president and a leader of Shiromani Akali Dal (Badal) today deleted his controversial tweet about Christchurch massacre in which he had tended to put blame on victims.

Manjinder Singh Sirsa Blames NZ Attack Victims; Disgusted by Twitterites

Endorsing Australian Senator Fraser Anning's controversial remarks blaming Muslim immigrants for yesterday's deadly attack on two mosques in New Zealand, DSGMC's new president Manjinder Singh Sirsa invited strong condemnations from Sikhs over Twitter.

After New Zealand Attacks The Sikh Coalition Urges Sikhs To Remain Vigilant

In the largest act of mass violence in New Zealand’s history, two mosques were horrifically attacked during Friday prayer services. In a statement issued yesterday, the Sikh Coalition has expressed solidarity with the Muslim community and offers its condolences in their time of mourning.

At Least 30 Feared Dead in Christchurch (New Zealand) Shooting on 2 Mosques

Christchurch, NZ: According to media reports emanating from the New Zealand at least 30 people are feared dead as gunmen opened fire on two mosques ...

New Zealand Elects Two Sikh MP’s In Recently Concluded General Election

As per the media reports two Sikhs have been elected to New Zealand's parliament in recently concluded general elections in which it is said that no single party

Sikh Man Asked To Deboard The Bus In New Zealand For Wearing Kirpan

As per the media reports emanating from the island country of New Zealand an Amridhari Sikh man was asked to take off one of his kakkar (article of faith) Kirpan

Tsunami hits New Zealand coast after powerful earthquake

An earthquake with a magnitude of 7.8 struck central New Zealand just after midnight, the U.S. Geological Survey said, generating a tsunami that hit the northeast coast of the South Island.

India recalls High Commissioner in New Zealand after wife accused of assault

India has recalled its high commissioner to New Zealand Ravi Thapar following allegations that his wife assaulted a member of his domestic staff.

India: Terrorism charges dropped against Kiwi Sikh leader Manpreet Singh

New Delhi, India (May 31, 2013): According to media reports a New Zealand Sikh community who was framed under charges of “terrorism” in India has been released. According to 'The New Zealand Herald', [t]he Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Trade (MFAT) said on May 30, 2013 that it had been informed the case against Manpreet Singh had been dismissed.

Remove black list of Sikhs; Jathedar Gurbachan Singh

Amritsar (January 18, 2010): Jathedar Akal Takht Gyani Gurbachan Singh asked the Indian Government to remove the name of Sikh persons from black list so that they could come to their homeland, Punjab and elsewhere in this country.

‘My son is 2 years old, It’s ridiculous to suggest he is a terrorist’, Ranvir Singh Lali

Auckland NZ (January 15, 2010): As per a NZ Herald report a 2-year-old New Zealand boy and his Indian-born mother were barred from India and, on their return to Auckland, delayed for four hours and questioned after their names appeared on a terrorism blacklist.