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AAP Targets Badals for Not Supporting Resolution Seeking SGPC Elections

Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) MLA Harpal Singh Cheema said here today that the Badals stood exposed when MLA H. S. Phoolka brought a resolution in the Punjab assembly seeking immediate elections to the Sikh Gurdwara Prabandhak Committee (SGPC) pending for a pretty long time now.

Delay in SGPC Elections: Congress Backs H S Phoolka; Assembly ‘Authorites’ CM to Talk to Centre

It is usually said that for a Sikh political groups the path to state assembly passes through the corridors of the Shiromani Gurdwara Prabhdandak Committee (SGPC).

Gurdwara Sahib to be Build in Baku (Azerbaijan) to Mark Memory of Guru Nanak Ji

SGPC chief Gobind Singh Longowal has announced that a Gurdwara Sahib will be build in Baku city of Azerbaijan to mark the memory of visit of Guru Nanak Ji.

Aftar Amazon, Now Flipkart Enlists Anti-Sikh Merchandise

After Amazon listed, and later apologised and removed, anti-Sikh merchandise another online retail site called Flipkart has listed highly objectionable and offensive items.

SGPC Honours Sikh Genocide Witnesses, Lawyers; Advo. Phoolka Sends Kin

SGPC on Saturday felicitated witnesses of 1984 Sikh genocide cases and the lawyers who fought the cases of the genocide to ensure conviction of Sajjan Kumar, at its headquarters, Teja Singh Samundari Hall, here in presence of the Shiromani Akali Dal (Badal) president Sukhbir Singh Badal.

SGPC says It’s Upset Over BJP Govt. Interference in Takht Hazur Sahib Management

Amritsar: The Shiromani Gurdwara Prabhandak Committee (SGPC) has launched protest against amendments in Takht Sri Hazur Abchalnacar Sahib Board Nanded Act. The Gurdwaras management body ...

Gurdwara Gyan Godri Sahib Issue: BJP Government Apathy Continues

Rebuilding of Gurdwara Gyan Godri Sahib at Haridwar seems a distant dream for the Sikhs as BJP-led Uttarakhand government apathy continues to meet the long pending demand of the Sikhs.

SGPC in Quandary Over Plan to Honour H S Phoolka After Launching of ‘Sikh Sewak Army’

After noted lawyer and former Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) leader Harvinder Singh Phoolka has launched 'Sikh Sewak Army' with an aim to liberate the Shiromani Gurdwara Parbandhak Committee (SGPC) from the clutches of Badal family, the gurdwara management body is in a fix over its plan to honour H S Phoolka.

H S Phoolka Forms Sikh Sewak Army (SSA) After Holding Ardas at Akal Takht Sahib

Lawyer turned politician Harwinder Singh Phoolka today launched Sikh Sewak Army (SSA). H S Phoolka visited the Darbar Sahib and Akal Takht Sahib along with supporters of Sikh Sewak Sangathan (SSS).

H S Phoolka Forms Sikh Sevak Sangathan (SSS); To Raise Volunteers’ Force for ‘Depoliticising’ SGPC

Former Aam Aadmi Party member and advocate H S Phoolka, who resigned from the primary membership of the party on January 3, has announced the formation of a new organisation named ‘Sikh Sevak Sangathan’. He said that he wants to depoliticise the Shiromani Gurudwara Prabandhak Committee (SGPC).

How to Restore Supremacy of Akal Takht Sahib? Speech of Harinder Singh USA on #FreeAkalTakht

Samvad, a discussion forum, held an interaction with Sikh Educationist, Activist and Thinker S. Harinder Singh (Sikh Research Institute, USA) on #FreeAkalTakht initiative.

SGPC Declares Darbar Sahib Complex as No Vehicle Zone

In its effort to control congestion and curb pollution, the Shiromani Gurdwara Prabhandak Committee (SGPC) has declared the passage leading to its headquarters, its administrative offices and serais in the Darbar Sahib complex as a “no-vehicle” zone.

Police Complaint, Legal Notice Against Amazon as SGPC seeks Apology for Offensive Anti-Sikh Merchandise

SGPC has lodged a police complaint and sent a legal notice to online retail giant Amazon for listing offensive Anti-Sikh merchandise on its website.

High Court Acquits SAD (B) Leader Jagir Kaur and Others in Harpreet Kaur Death Case

The Punjab and Haryana High Court today acquitted SAD (Badal) leader and former SGPC president Jagir Kaur in her daughter Harpreet Kaur’s death case.

SGPC Should Recognise Sikhs Who Were Subjected to Enforced Disappearances by Indian Forces: Khalra Mission Organisation

The Khalra Mission Organisation (KMO) had demanded that the Shiromani Gurdwara Prabhandak Committee (SGPC) should recognise the Sikhs who were subjected to enforced disappearances by the Indian forces during 1980s-90.

In SGPC House, Senior Vice President is Senior to President

Shiromani Gurdwara Parbandak Committee (SGPC) house elected Gobind Singh Longowal as its president for second time in a row, however, he is not the senior most in the 15-member executive committee elected on Tuesday.

Badals Retain Gobind Singh Longowal as SGPC President; Bibi Kiranjot Kaur Raises Voice for Dr. Kirpal Singh but Goes Unheard

SGPC general house today reelected Gobind Singh Longowal as its president. Notably, SGPC president and executive is elected every year. The election however in present scenario is a mere formality as final authority to appoint president of SGPC is exercised by Sukhbir Singh Badal as president of the Shiromani Akali Dal (Badal) which controls the SGPC. 

Arrested in Beadbi Cases, Dera Followers Were Running Businesses in SGPC Owned Shops

The administration of the Shiromani Gurdwara Prabhdandak Committee (SGPC) has once again come under serious questions after it is revealed that some Dera Sauda Sirsa followers were running businesses in SGPC owned shops in Bhagta Bhai town.

Why SGPC is Silent on Distortion of Sikh History by RSS?: Bhagwant Mann

Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) MP from Sangrur has questioned the Shiromani Gurdwara Prabhandak Committee (SGPC) for its silence over distortion of Sikh history by the Hinduva fountainhead Rashtrya Swayamsewak Sangh (RSS). Taking to media persons Bhagwant Mann said that why SGPC was not speaking out against distortion of history by the RSS?

SGPC Appointed Acting Jathedar Faces Opposition During Message on Bandi Chhor Day

SGPC appointed "acting" Jathedar of Akal Takht Sahib- Giani Harpreet Singh faced opposition from a section of Sikhs yesterday during his address on Bandi Chhor Day. Giani Harpreet Singh was recently appointed as "acting" Jathedar of Akal Takht Sahib by the SGPC executive after Giani Gurbachan Singh resigned from the post.

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