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Sikhs Gathering at Akal Takht Marks 40 Years of June 1984 “Teeja Ghallughara”

The 40th anniversary of Teeja Ghallughara was observed through the annual "Ghallughara Samagam" held at Akal Takht Sahib, where Sikh sangat and representatives of various Sikh organizations congregated in large numbers.

On Tiwari Report on Jathedar Gurdev Singh Kaunke’s Disappearance; Human Rights & the Khalsa Panth

Punjab Human Rights Organization (PHRO) has recently written a letter to SGPC appointed Jathedar of Akal Takht Sahib Giani Raghbir Singh submitting their findings on enforced disappearance of Bhai Gurdev Singh Kaunke, former Jathedar of Akal Takht Sahib, by Indian forces.

SGPC’s Approach in Bandi Singhs Issue is Faulty: Know Why?

SGPC has postponed its proposed December 20 march in Delhi to press central government of India to grant permanent release to Bandi Singhs (Sikh Political Prisoners) and convert death sentence of Bhai Balwant Singh Rajoana into sentence of imprisonment.

SGPC Elections and Voter Registration: What Sikhs Should Do? How Panthic Sections Should Act?

SGPC is a statutory body which is elected by the Sikh voters under Indian legal system. Now the Indian state has announced registration of voters for holding SGPC elections.

Reality Behind the Migration of Punjab’s Youth to Abroad ?

Shiromani Gurdwara Parbandhak Committee ( SGPC) held a two day seminar at Giani Ditt Singh Auditorium, Baba Banda Singh Bahadur Engineering College, Fatehgarh Sahib.

Sikhs Hit Streets To #StopDastanESirhind Movie; SGPC & Giani Harpreet Singh Go Mum

Sikh sangat is holding demonstrations across Punjab to stop Dastan E Sirhind controversial movie which violates established Sikh tenets forbidding personification of Sikh Guru Sahibs’ Mata Ji and Sahibzadas. Many Sikh organisations, Jathas, Gurdwara Management bodies and institutions have passed resolutions demanding that the film should be stopped.

Harjinder Singh Dhami Demands From Punjab Government to Stop Release of Dastaan-E-Sirhind Film

SGPC President Advocate Harjinder Singh Dhami has demanded from the Punjab Government to stop the release of Dastaan-E-Sirhind Film. In A press statement issued from his office, SGPC President said that in this film the sahibzadas of tenth Sikh Guru have been personified

No Approval To Controversial Movie “Supreme Motherhood” from SGPC, Stop Its Release: SGPC’s Media Secretary

The Shiromani Gurdwara Prabhandak Committee has clarified that no approval is granted to "Supreme Motherhood" movie. SGPC has demanded ban on release of this controversial movie.

Truth About Gurbani Broadcast From Sri Harmandar Sahib: Fact Finding Report Released by Probe Panel

A Committee formed by the Sikh Sangat to examine the entire gamut of issues relating to the broadcast of Gurbani from Sri Harmandar Sahib, Sri Amritsar in the context of Gurmat principles, laws and financial aspects submitted its report entitled Truth About Gurbani Telecast From Sri Harmandar Sahib. The report was released by human rights

Stand on ‘Missing Saroops’ and Support of SAD(B)’s Control Over SGPC Hit Giani Harpreet Singh’s “Image”

Taking a dig at present incumbent of the Akal Takhat for belittling his august post, the Dal Khalsa said it was painful to note at a function held to mark 100 years of the SGPC that the political authority of the Sikhs was holding the religious authority to ransom.

SGPC Uses Forces Against Sikhs Demanding Action Against Culprits in Missing Saroops Issue

SGPC has resorted to use of force against Sikhs who were staging a peaceful dharna outside the SGPC's head-office demanding registration of case against "main culprits" in missing Saroops issue. Dharna was started yesterday by various Satikar Committees.

Satikar Committees Continue Dharna Outside SGPC Office After Meeting Remains Inconclusive

A meeting between representatives of the Shiromani Gurdwara Prabhandak Committee (SGPC) and Sri Guru Granth Sahib Satikar Committees did not reach any conclusion on Monday (September 14).

Issue of Sri Guru Granth Sahib Ji’s Saroop – Who Are The Real Culprits?

The Shiromani Gurdwara Prabhandak Committee is trying to underplay the issue of missing Saroops of Guru Granth Sahib Ji. It is trying to project an issue related to beadbi of Guru Sahib as an issue of corruption.

Sikh Body Wants Indian Government to Reopen Kartarpur Sahib Corridor

The Shiromani Gurdwara Prabhandak Committee (SGPC) has demanded that the government of India should reopen Kartarpur Sahib corridor for yatris. The corridor which connects Kartarpur Sahib in Narowal district of West Punjab with Dera Baba Nanak in Gurdaspur district of East Punjab was opened in November last year to allow Sikhs from eastren side to visit the sacred place of Kartarpur Sahib, once inhabited by Guru Nanak Ji.

SGPC Ex-Chief Secretary Harcharan Singh Dies

Former Chief Secretary of Shiromani Gurdwara Prabhdandak Committee (SGPC) passed away earlier today. 

Panthic Talmet Sangathan Writes Open Letter to Sikh Bodies to Unite for Guru Granth Sahib’s Satikar

Panthic Talmet Sangathan (PTS) has written an open letter to Sikh groups, organizations, personalities and institutes to take strong notice of the issue of missing Saroops of Guru Granth Sahib and make joint efforts to press the Shiromani Gurdwara Prabhandak Committee and other concerns persons and institutions to bring forth the truth.

Bhai Wariam Singh’s Portrait to be Installed in Central Sikh Museum

A portrait of Bhai Wariam Singh will be installed at ‘Kendri Sikh Ajayabghar’ (Central Sikh Museum) located in the precincts of Darbar Sahib, Amritsar. Bhai Wariam Singh had spent more than 25 years in Indian prisons before his release in 2015 after his arrest in April 1990 in relation to Sikh political movement of 1980s-90s.

Sumedh Saini Case: Eye-witness Records Statement with Investigation Officer

An eye-witness against former DGP Sumedh Saini has recorded her statement with the investigation officer of the Punjab police. Advocate G. K. Mann and her husband were arrested along with deceased Balwant Singh Multani in 1991, when Sumedh Saini was SSP of Chandigarh.

Sikhs are Upset at Use of ‘Guru Ki Golak’ to Defend Policemen Guilty of Sikh Killings

Controversy surrounding Satnam Singh Kaler’s move to appear in court for defending Sumedh Saini refuses to die down even after he announced his withdrawal from the case.

Close Associate of Badals, Satnam Singh Kaler Defended Many ‘Killer Cops’

Advocate Satnam Singh Kaler may have withdrawn from the defence of former DGP Sumedh Saini but controversy triggered by his move to appear for Saini refuses to die down.

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