Pak denies envoy access to Sikh pilgrims in Lahore
Pak denies envoy access to Sikh pilgrims in Lahore


New Delhi – For the second time in three months, Indian High Commissioner to Pakistan Ajay Bisaria has been denied entry into Gurdwara Panja Sahib. This is despite Bisaria having an official permit from the Ministry of Foreign affairs in Islamabad to visit the holy place. As a protest, India on Saturday summoned Pakistan’s Deputy

Punjabi youths in US jails: Harsimrat seeks Sushma's intervention Punjabi youths in US jails: Harsimrat seeks Sushma’s intervention

Chandigarh – Union Food Processing Minister Harsimrat Kaur Badal on Friday urged Union External Affairs minister Sushma Swaraj to take up the issue of identifying Punjabis detained at Oregon detention centre in the United States as well as intervening with her US counterparts to ensure they received consular as well as legalaccess.In a statement here, Harsimrat

American dream landing Punjabi youths in US jails American dream landing Punjabi youths in US jails

Washington – Chasing the American dream, Bunty Singh (not his real name) illegally entered the US after crisscrossing several countries, but landed in an immigration detention centre in New Mexico where he has been languishing for the last 16 months. Hailing from a middle-class family of Jalandhar, Singh, whose father is in Punjab Police and mother a

Nick Jonas’ Ex girlfriend reacts to his relationship with Priyanka Chopra Nick Jonas’ Ex girlfriend reacts to his relationship with Priyanka Chopra

Nick Jonas’ Ex girlfriend reacts to his relationship with Priyanka Chopra. Bollywood actress Priyanka Chopra and her love affair with American singer Nick Jonas has been making headlines for a long time now. The rumours of the two dating started right from their first meet at MET Gala event in 2017. Their relationship once again

Singer cum actor Sippy Gill's new powerpack song 'GYM 2' release Singer cum actor Sippy Gill’s new power-pack song ‘Gym 2’ release

Sippy Gill is a professional singer based out of Punjab. Punjabi lyricist and singer has been learning music from Guru Surinder Dhir since 1999. Singer learning music since he was 15 year old and debut with his first album Jhumka, for he worked with music producer, Gurmeet Singh, and musicians like Sukhpal Singh. Then singer came up with new release in 2008 and become the high rated album in

Skilled partners' age limit lowered for Australian permanent visas
Skilled partners’ age limit lowered for Australian permanent visas

DHAKA: The latest set of changes introduced to skilled permanent visas has lowered the maximum age of a skilled partner to 45 for which an applicant can claim additional points in the general points test. Earlier, applicants for general skilled visas whose spouses and de facto partners were under 50 years of age, were able to

Pakistan Sikh activist Charanjit Singh murder suspect arrested
Pakistan Sikh activist Charanjit Singh murder suspect arrested

PESHAWAR: The alleged murderer of Charanjit Singh, a renowned Pakistani Sikh religious leader and rights activist, was arrested by counter-terrorism officials, who said he was killed for failing to pay extortion money, media reports said. Singh, 52, was killed on 29 May when a lone gunman barged into his grocery store on the outskirts of Peshawar

History-making Sikh guardsman 'amazed' at worldwide response
History-making Sikh guardsman ‘amazed’ at worldwide response

ENGLAND: A Sikh guardsman who made history by becoming the first soldier to wear a turban during the Trooping the Colour ceremony has told of his amazement at the reaction. Coldstream Guardsman Charanpreet Singh Lall, from Leicester, was among 1,000 Coldstream, Grenadier and Scots guardsmen taking part in the ceremony to mark the Queen’s official

NRI marriages need to be registered within 7 days
NRI marriages need to be registered within 7 days

New Delhi – In a significant decision, the Centre has mandated that all NRI marriages solemnised in India would need to be registered within seven days. According to the Ministry of Women and Child Development, if the NRI marriages are not registered within seven days, the passports and visas would not be issued. Last week, Women

Delegation of Punjab invited NRI’s to invest in Punjab
Delegation of Punjab invited NRI’s to invest in Punjab

Melbourne/Ludhiana(14 June) : – Businessman Gaurav Gulati and Praveen Gulati organised a felicitation ceremony in Gulati Homes , Melbourne where R.K Verma (Principal Secretary, Industries and Commerce ) , Pawan Dewan (PPCC General Secretary ) and Sunil Dutt (PPCC Secretary) were honoured. Satti grewal ,Sr Vice President Indian Overseas Congress Australia were also present in this

Nick Jonas takes Priyanka Chopra to cousin’s wedding

Nick Jonas takes Priyanka Chopra to cousin’s wedding. Actress Priyanka Chopra, who is rumoured to be dating US-based singer Nick Jonas, was spotted at his cousin Rachel Tamburelli’s wedding here.In some photographs, the duo can be seen walking hand-in-hand at the wedding, which took place over the weekend, reports E! Online.Priyanka can be seen wearing

RBI to raise $30-35 bn via NRI bonds to support rupee
RBI to raise $30-35 bn via NRI bonds to support rupee

NEW DELHI: The Reserve Bank of India is expected to raise USD 30-35 billion through NRI bonds to support the rupee and offset the slowdown in FPI flows amid rising oil prices, says a report. FPI inflows to India will be impacted by Chinese firms listing in global benchmark indices like MSCI, it said.According to

Facebook to train 1 mn US enterpreneurs in digital skills
Facebook to train 1 mn US enterpreneurs in digital skills

Aim to give individuals and companies the tools they need to flourish in an increasingly digital economy, Facebook has vowed to train one million people and small business owners across the US by 2020. “Our plan is to work side by side with communities to provide more freein-person training, mentorship and online courses, ” Amy Brooks, Facebook’s Business

Seven Punjabis elected MPPs in Ontario, PC Party sweeps provincial polls
Seven Punjabis elected MPPs in Ontario, PC Party sweeps provincial polls

TORONTO: This time seven Punjabis, who have won the Ontario Provincial Parliament elections held on June 7, 2018, contested the provincial Assembly polls for the first time. Prabhmeet Singh Sarkari from Brampton South, Amarjot Singh Sandhu from Barampton West, Param Gill from Milton, Neena Tangri from Mississauga, Deepak Anand from Malton (all from PC Party)

Celebrity chef Anthony Bourdain found dead at 61
Celebrity chef Anthony Bourdain found dead at 61

New York – Anthony Bourdain, the gifted chef, storyteller and writer who took TV viewers around the world to explore culture, cuisine and the human condition for nearly two decades, has died. He was 61. CNN confirmed Bourdain’s death on Friday and said the cause of death was suicide. Bourdain was in France working on an

Ready for 'One Nation, One Election': Akhilesh
Ready for ‘One Nation, One Election’: Akhilesh

 Samajwadi Party Chief Akhilesh Yadav on Wednesday gave his approval for Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s ‘One Nation, One Election’ proposal. In reply to a question pertaining to Uttar Pradesh (UP) chief minister Yogi Adityanath’s backing for the proposal, Yadav said, “We are ready for one nation one election. Start your preparations from 2019; we are

Sikh Canada Assault Khalistan Sant Bhindranwale
“Khalistan will definitely be made”: Sant Jarnail Singh Bhindranwale, Sikh Community organises National Gathering in Canada Parliament about 1984

  The Sikh Community held a National Gathering at Parliament Hill Ottawa in Canada to remember the Victims of 1984 Army Assault of the Golden temple and Sacrilege of Sri Guru Granth Sahib in 2015. “We stand on the free land of Canada, pledge that we will never forget 1984, nor we will let our generations

Kulwinder Billa back with another solo track 'Kohinoor'
Kulwinder Billa back with another solo track ‘Kohinoor’

Kulwinder Billa is back with another single track “Kohinoor”. As we can see in the poster the title already seems to be pretty expensive and we just hope that the song will be as rocking as its name. His previous songs have got the likes of many fans which are eagerly waiting for the release of this

Indian-origin Sikh dies after being shot at in Ohio
Indian-origin Sikh dies after being shot at in Ohio

NEW YORK: A 32-year-old Sikh truck driver, who was shot at two weeks ago in Ohio, has succumbed to his injuries, with prosecutors saying they will seek a murder charge against the accused in the case. Jaspreet Singh of Monroe, Ohio died of injuries he sustained when he was shot at by 20-year-old Broderick Malik

12 lakh international tourists visited Bangla Sahib last year: DSGMC
12 lakh international tourists visited Bangla Sahib last year: DSGMC

NEW DELHI: Gurudwara Bangla Sahib, the famous Sikh shrine in the national capital, was visited by 12 lakh international tourists last year, Delhi Sikh Gurud wara Management Committee (DSGMC) claimed. In the first four months of this year, 6 lakh international tourists visited the Gurudwara, DSGMC president Manjit Singh said. Gurudwara Bangla Sahib is known for its