SGPC lauds Palbinder Shergill’s appointment to Canadian judiciary
SGPC lauds Palbinder Shergills appointment Canadian judiciary


SGPC lauds Palbinder Shergills appointment Canadian judiciary. Chandigarh, Jun 24 (PTI) The Shiromani Gurdwara Prabandhak Committee (SGPC) today said it was a “moment of pride” after Palbinder Kaur Shergill, an Indian-origin Sikh woman human rights activist, was appointed a judge of the Canadian Supreme Court of British Columbia in New Westminster. Shergill is also the

SAD-BJP, AAP protest Punjab Assembly tossing turbans SAD-BJP, AAP protest in Punjab Assembly over tossing turbans

SAD-BJP, AAP protest in Punjab Assembly over tossing turbans. In the Vidhan Sabha, members of opposition SAD-BJP and Aam Aadmi Party (MLAs) have raised their voice against turban issue. All these MLAs protested against the martial law of the Vidhan Sabha on the day-to-day violation of Sikh doctrine and hurt the sentiments of the Sikh

The education system started by the Sixth Guru Sri Guru Hargobind Sahib known as Sikh Martial Arts Gatka Thousands of Sikhs marked performance on Gatka day at Mohali

The education system started by the Sixth Guru Sri Guru Hargobind Sahib known as Sikh Martial Arts Gatka worldwide. The Sikh community is celebrated as the Gatka Day from June 21 to June 21. In view of the significance of this day, today’s it was showcased in various places across the world.Martial art artists in

University set Government Pakistan honour Guru Nanak Dev University set up by Government of Pakistan in honour of Guru Nanak Dev

University set Government Pakistan honour Guru Nanak Dev. Chairman of the Pakistan Okaf Board Sadiq-Ul-Farooq and only Punjab MLA Mr. Ramesh Singh Arora said that Guru Nanak Dev University in Nankana Sahib will be started in September 2017. He gave this information at the annual budget session of the Pakistan OECF Board in the office

‘Two brothers’ a short movie moving towards International Film Festivals

Punjabi Short film ‘Two Brothers’, a cultured Punjabi film, made in May of 2016, is going to be honoured at International Film Festival soon. This short film made by the youngsters of Barmalipur village of Ludhiana district has already done 2 screenings and both of the screenings have been honoured with the Best Jury Film

Super Singh movie offended Sikh sentiments said SGPC Chief

In the recently released Punjabi movie ‘Super Singh’, controversial content related to the Sikh religion, the President of the Shiromani Gurdwara Parbandhak Committee, Kirpal Singh Badungar has taken a serious note and constituted a committee to investigate this. Bhai Ram Singh, Member Parliament Committee of the Shiromani Committee, Bhai Rajinder Singh Mehta, Member Secretary Simarjit

Renovation of Bhai Mardana Ji’s house in Nankana Sahib to be initiated by PSGPC

Renovation Bhai Mardana Ji’s house Nankana Sahib PSGPC. Pakistan Sikh Gurdwara Management Committee organized martyrdom day of Guru Arjan Dev Ji on 16 June at Gurdwara Dehra Sahib, Lahore. On the occasion, Ufaaq Board Chairman Mohammad Sadiq ul Farooq announced that Ufaaq board and PSGPC will start the work of renovation of Bhai Mardana Ji’s

Akal Takht Jathedar gives clean chit to SGPC chief Badungar

Akal Takht Jathedar has expressed satisfaction over the clarification given by SGPC president on the issue of latter’s participation in anti-government protests of Shiromani Akali Dal (SAD). With this the controversy erupted over Akal Takht Jathedar Giani Gurbachan Singh expressing reservations over SGPC chief Kirpal Singh Badungar participation in a political event. In his meeting

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Sikh delegation denied permission to visit Pakistan

Amidst ongoing bilateral tensions between India and Pakistan, The central government has declined permission to a Sikh delegation to visit Pakistan on the occasion of death anniversary of Maharaja Ranjit Singh, Shiromani Gurdwara Parbandhak Committee (SGPC) sources said. According to SGPC Secretary, Harcharan Sisngh, the Centre has declined permission due to security reasons. The Centre

Two-day Talhan Sahib Shaheedi Jorh Mela to be commenced tomorrow

Jalandhar : Martyr Jorh Mela of Dhann-Dhan Baba Nihal Singh ji is commencing tomorrow. These two-day fair will be celebrated in village Talhan from 16th to 18th of June. Tehsildar-cum-Receiver Karandeep Singh Bhullar said that all the preparations for martyr’s Jugal Mela have been done.On June 16 from10 am to 2pm Dastar (Turban Tieng Competition)

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Sikh volunteers feeding homeless abused by far-right activists in UK

Sikh volunteers providing meals for the homeless in Manchester were allegedly abused by far-right activists after getting caught in a demonstration against Sharia laws. Members of the Sikh Sewa Organisation (SSO) said they had to flee from Piccadilly Gardens for “their own safety” after “EDL (English Defence League) members” became “abusive” towards them.The SSO provide

Sukhbir Singh Badal’s protests get SGPC support
Sukhbir Singh Badal’s protests get SGPC support

Sukhbir Singh Badal’s protests get SGPC support. Shiromani Gurdwara Parbandhak Committee will become a part of the protests being organized by the Shiromani Akali Dal (Badal) across Punjab throughout tomorrow. It is revealed by Prof. Kirpal Singh Badungar, President of Shiromani Akali Dal. Badungar criticized the Captain government of Punjab in the strong words and

Captain Amarinder Felicitates 4 Punjabi Origin Candidates Victory British Polls
Captain Amarinder Felicitates 4 Punjabi Origin Candidates For Victory In British Polls

Captain Amarinder Felicitates 4 Punjabi Origin Candidates Victory British Polls. Punjab CM Captain Amarinder has congratulated the four candidates of Punjabi origin, along with eight other candidates of Indian origin, elected to the British House of Commons.Describing their victory as the dawn of a new era, the Chief Minister, in his congratulatory message, said these

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Sikhs can carry out Nagar Kirtan from New Delhi to Nankana Sahib

The Pakistan government has given permission to carry out Nagar Kirtan (religious procession) from New Delhi to Nankana Sahib in Pakistan to celebrate the 550th birth anniversary of Guru Nank Dev, the founder of Sikhism. The 550th Parkash Gurpurab would be celebrated across the world on November 12 in 2019. The procession, however, would be

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SGPC raised issue of Rajoana with President, seek clemency for him

Shiromani Gurdwara Parbhandak Committee (SGPC) chief Kirpal Singh Badungar has written to President Pranab Mukherjee seeking action on demands raised by an SGPC delegation during a recent meeting with him. In the letter, Badungar has demanded that Sikh detainees, who have completed their jail terms and are languishing in several prisons, released at the earliest.

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Liqour ads at Heritage Street; Amarinder orders probe

Taking a serious view of screening of liquor advertisement on the LEDs installed at Heritage Street on the way to Sri Darbar Sahib at Amritsar, the Punjab Chief Minister Captain Amarinder today ordered an enquiry to probe into this unfortunate and derogatory incident which has hurt the religious sentiments of devotees. Disclosing this here today,

Sidhu once again surrounded in the controversy
Sidhu once again surrounded in the controversy

The cabinet minister of Punjab Mr. Navjot Singh Sidhu once again has come into the controversy on the matter he called ‘White elephant’ to Virasat-E-Khalsa located at Shri Anandpur sahib.The Shiromani Gurdwara Parbandhak Committee has objected to Sidhu’s statement. President of S. G. P. C Prof. Kirpal Singh Badungar said that Sidhu should respect the

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UK Election 2017: Britain Gets First Female Sikh, Turbaned Lawmakers

Britain today got its first female Sikh and first turban-wearing MPs as the general election results began pouring in with Indian-origin Labour Party candidates winning more seats than their rival Conservatives. Labour Party candidate Preet Kaur Gill won her Birmingham Edgbaston seat by polling 24,124 votes, defeating ruling Conservative party rival Caroline Squire by 6,917

Sikhs refused theme park entry in UK due to kirpan

A Sikh children’s group was denied entry into a Staffordshire-based Drayton Manor Theme Park in the UK after an elder accompanying them refused to remove the kirpan, an article of faith for the Sikhs, prompting accusations of religious discrimination. The group was left disappointed last Friday after being told that the kirpan would not be

Ludhiana remains peaceful on Op Bluestar anniversary
Ludhiana remains peaceful on Op Bluestar anniversary

Ludhiana remains peaceful on Op Bluestar anniversary. The Ludhiana city remained peaceful on the anniversary of operation on Tuesday and the security was beefed up for the preventative measures.The markets were remained open as usual and no tension or protest was reported in city, claimed Police. For the preventative measures the police have conducted checking