Sikh youth killed for objecting to smoking in Delhi
Sikh youth killed for objecting to smoking in Delhi- Daily Post India


A 21-year-old boy was killed and his friend was severely injured when a car allegedly hit their bike on Monday following an argument with the vehicle’s driver in Safdarjung Enclave. Gurpreet and Maninder Singh had gone near AIIMS for filming a documentary on pavement dwellers in the national capital on Saturday, their families claimed. They

Christian school refuses admission to Sikh boy in Melbourne Christian school refuses admission to Sikh boy in Melbourne

The Victorian Civil and Administrative Tribunal found Melbourne Christian school discriminated against a Sikh boy after refusing to enroll him because he wore a turban. The five-year-old Sikh boy Sidhak was not allowed to attend  Melton Christian College just for wearing a ‘patka’, or headgear. Tribunal found that the school breached the Equal Opportunity Act.“Whilst

SGPC demands ban on Taarak Mehta Ka Ooltah Chashmah

Taarak Mehta Ka Ooltah Chashmah has landed in controversy for depicting a Sikh character as Guru Gobind Singh, the tenth Sikh Guru. Sikhism strictly prohibits any living being to depict Sikh Gurus in any form as it is against the values of Sikhism. The Shiromani Gurdwara Parbandhak Committee (SGPC) demanded a ban on the show

SGPC to organise event to honour Sikh martyrs

Sikh martyr: The Shiromani Gurdwara Parbandhak Committee (SGPC) has decided to organise function in the memory of Bhai Mati Das, Bhai Sati Das and Bhai Dayala. Multiple religious functions will be organised to commemorate the contribution of martyrs who had laid their lives for the Sikh religion.    SGPC president Kirpal Singh Badungar said to propagate

Hollywood Sikh Temple Sikh temple asks for public’s help to catch vandalism suspect

Hollywood Sikh Temple: Los Angeles police turned to the public Monday for help in finding a man suspected of vandalizing the Hollywood Sikh Temple, also called the Vermont Hollywood Gurudwara, and making threats in Los Feliz.The Los Angeles Police Department has identified a suspect for felony vandalism and criminal threats, the LAPD said Monday.  

Volunteers request Khalsa Aid : Send us to serve Rohingya Muslims

Arjun Sharma Sikh volunteers of Khalsa Aid are vying to go to Bangladesh-Myanmar border to help the Rohingya Muslims who have been exiled from their homeland. On the other hand a batch of eight volunteers started their journey for Bangladesh and will reach there by Sunday evening.Office of Khalsa Aid that is an NGO working

Britain: Demand of separate identity column for Sikhs in Census
Britain: Demand of separate identity column for Sikhs in Census

The Britain Sikhs initiated a new campaign to give recognise separate identity to Sikhs in Britain. The All Party Parliamentary Group (APPG) for British Sikhs and Sikh federation (UK) met with Deputy National Statistician and his team to discuss the demand for a separate ethnic tick box for Sikhs in the census 2021. Under the

RCMP modify dress code norms for Sikh policemen
RCMP modify dress code norms for Sikh policemen

RCMP modify dress code norms: Baltej Singh Dhillon became the first member of the Royal Canadian Mounted Police (RCMP) in 1991. He is permitted to wear a turban. As he is belongs to Sikh religion he urges appeal to RCMP Commissioner for wearing turban instead of traditional cap or Stetson. He requested the RCMP to

Bengaluru Sikh religious symbols banned
Sikh religious symbols banned in Bengaluru

Bengaluru Sikh religious symbols banned. Authorities in Bengaluru have issued an order banning arms including Kirpans (religious symbol of the Sikhs), kukris (traditional Nepali Gurkha knives), swords and machets. These arms will not be allowed at public places in capital of Karnatka without license.On August 28, the government issued an order for banning acquisition, possession

Britain Pays Tributes to Saragarhi Soldiers

The 21 Sikh soldiers who fought in the Battle of Saragarhi were commemorated this weekend by officials of Indian and Britain government at Memorial gates, Constitution Hill in London. Punjab Chief Minister Captain Amarinder Singh was expected to present at memorial ceremony but he could not take part in ceremony because of his health issue.

College of Agricultural Engineering
Sikh candidate not allowed to enter examination hall with ‘Kara’

Agricultural Engineering College: Sikh candidate not allowed to enter in examination hall with ‘Kara’.Authorities did not allow Sikh student to wear ‘Kara’ during examination. This incident took place at Ludhiana College of Agricultural Engineering and Technology, Punjab Agricultural University

Lord Singh urged Sikhs not to put their head in the sand
Lord Singh urged Sikhs not to put their head in the sand

Lord Inderjit Singh joined Sikh Youth UK on the Sikh Channel and discuss his belief about “a problem with the Pakistani Muslim community”. Calling in to the weekly Sikh Youth Show, Lord Singh of Wimbledon spoke with sevadaars (selfless volunteers) of SYUK, along with Sikh Channel TV presenter and Sikh community figure Kam Singh, relaying his belief that Sarah Champion was sacked

Anti-Sikh writing on Sikh Temple in US creates panic
Anti Sikh writing on Gurudwara in US creates panic

A hate message against Sikhs was found to be written on the wall of a Gurudwara in Vermont area of Los Angeles on Wednesday. Anti Sikh writing including ‘Attack on Sikhs with Atom Bomb’ and ‘Go back to your country’ were found to be written on the wall. This Gurudwara is  known as Hollywood Sikh

SGPC Chief Badungar opposes shift of university from Nankana Sahib

SGPC Cheif Badungar. SGPC President Kirpal Singh Badungar recently in his statement opposed Pakistan Government. The Shiromani Gurdwara Parbandhak Committee (SGPC) has opposed the Pakistan-based Evacuee Trust Property Board’s decision to scrap its original plan of establishing Baba Guru Nanak University (BGNU) at Nankana Sahib, the birthplace of first Sikh master, Guru Nanak. SGPC chief

Dera Sacha Sauda Sadhvi threatens to Blow up Gurudwaras

Sri Anandpur Sahib – A follower of the Ram Rahim has threatened to blow up all the gurdwaras including Sri Darbar Sahib Amritsar. This threat was given to writer Talwinder Singh Buttar on mobile phone. Indeed, Talwinder Singh Butter’s writes article on multi-pronged social phenomenon. His Article was published in a Jalandhar based Punjabi newspaper

Sikh bodies demands Akhal Takhat Jathedar's resignation
Sikh bodies demands Akhal Takhat Jathedar’s resignation

After the verdict of CBI court for the Dera chief Gurmeet Ram Rahim the issue regarding apology given by Akal Takhat to dera chief for imitating Guru Gobind Singh has once again in limelight.  Sikh community has demanded the resignation from Akal Takhat Jathedar Gianai Gurbachan Singh to pardon him.Secretary General of Shiromani Akali Dal (Amritsar)

Sarna Dal Sri Patna Sahib Gurdwara
Sarna Dal takes over Sri Patna Sahib Gurdwara Managing Committee

Patna: Sarna Dal Sri Patna Sahib :Sarna Dal takes over Gurdwara Committee. Takht Sri Patna Sahib Gurdwara Management Committee has once again been in complete control of the Sarna faction. Harwinder Singh Sarna was elected president of the executive committee of Takht Sri Patna Sahib. Harvinder Sarna is the brother of former president of Delhi

Sikh software engineering student stabbed to death in US
Sikh software engineering student stabbed to death in US

A 22-year-old Sikh software engineering student has been stabbed to death in his taxi allegedly by an American student who was upset over not getting admission into a university, media reports said. Gagandeep Singh, a third year student who was also working as a taxi driver, was allegedly attacked by the 19- year-old passenger he

Sikh TV campaign increased positive view of community
Sikh TV campaign increased positive view of community

Sikh campaigners who ran a $1.5 million TV campaign has said that it helped in increasing Americans’ understanding of the community even though the US is in a period of rising communal tensions. The National Sikh Campaign (NSC), which launched the “We Are Sikhs” campaign on Baisakhi Day in April, said that a survey conducted

Akal Takth Jathedar ensure Ghar Vapsi Dal Khalsa
Akal Takth Jathedar should ensure his ‘Ghar Vapsi’ first: Dal Khalsa

Akal Takth Jathedar ensure Ghar Vapsi Dal Khalsa. Taking a jibe at Akal Takht Jathedar Giani for asking the ‘Dera Premis’ to return to Sikh fold, Dal Khalsa leaders Thursday said that Giani Gurbachan Singh should ensure his own ‘Ghar Vapsi’ first.   Pressing for his resignation, the organization stated that Gurbachan Singh should admit