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Sikh truck driver brutally assaulted by Rajasthan cops, reveals tales of horror

Sikh truck driver brutally assaulted by Rajasthan cops, reveals tales of horror

Rajdeep Benipal Chandigarh A Sikh driver Kabul Singh, native of Fatehgarh Sahib in Punjab was brutally assaulted by Rajasthan Police. The victim who was released from jail revealed tales of horror and demanded probe by a Central Investigation Agency. The victim has also written a letter to the Prime Minister, Human Rights Commission and demanded

BJP candidate Sunny Deol files nomination from Gurdaspur

BJP candidate Sunny Deol files nomination from Gurdaspur

Actor and BJP candidate Sunny Deol Monday filed his nomination papers from the Gurdaspur Lok Sabha seat in Punjab. After paying obeisance at the Golden Temple and Durgiana Temple in Amritsar in the morning, Deol filed his nomination in Gurdaspur. Deol was accompanied by his brother and actor Bobby Deol.Punjab BJP chief and Rajya Sabha

Historic paintings of Sikhs by western artists

Historic paintings of Sikhs

A portrait of battle-hardened Maharaja Ranjit Singh and an iconic painting of the Golden Temple are among the countless paintings of the Sikhs done by Western artists in the colonial period, and a select collection of them were on view here from Saturday.”Sikhs: An Occidental Romance” will present 80 museum archival replicas of paintings by

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DSGMC elections on March 9

Delhi: Election Commission has given the green signal to DSGMC election 2019. Along with the preparations and selection, a letter has been sent to the committee by the Delhi Gurdwara Election Commission. On March 9, the committee will get 5 office-bearers, including 10 new executive members. Their tenure will be 2 years. After the general

Jaitu cell Nehru

Jaitu cell, where Nehru was kept, cries for attention

DESPITE THE STATE BEING RULED BY CONGRESS PARTY, THE GOVERNMENT HAS LEFT IT NEGLECTED RAJAY DEEP Bathinda It was September 21, 1923. Jawaharlal Nehru got arrested at Jaitu when he along with freedom fighters K Santhanam and Acharaya Gidwani had reached there to take part in Jaitu Morcha being undertaken under Gurdwara reform movement. He

Veela Bajju elects its first Muslim sarpanch in Punjab Panchayat Polls 2018

HARKIRAT SINGH Batala (Gurdaspur) It was a case of perfect communal harmony when people of a little known village of Gurdaspur district elected a Muslim sarpanch for the first time to head the panchayat for the next five years. The voters of Veela Bajju village rose above religious and political affiliations to elect Raj Ali as sarpanch. It is for the first time that

Sikh protestors deface Rajiv Chowk signboard in Connaught Place area

Sikh protestors deface Rajiv Chowk signboard in Connaught Place area. A group of Sikh protestors on Wednesday defaced Rajiv Chowk signboard here in Connaught Place area while raising slogans against former Prime Minister Rajiv Gandhi. The protestors also blackened the word ‘Rajiv’ on the signboard by spraying black paints. The group of protestors, comprising both

Pakistan, Sikh radicals trying to revive terrorism in Punjab: Rajnath Singh

Pakistan, Sikh radicals trying to revive terrorism in Punjab: Rajnath Singh

Pakistan, Sikh radicals trying to revive terrorism in Punjab: Rajnath Singh. Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh on Thursday said that Pakistan and Sikh radicals were trying to revive terrorism in Punjab. “They are being actively supported by radicals based in Europe and America,” he said. “Recent terror incidents in Punjab indicate that concerted efforts on

Lions War monument Sikh

Unveiling of the ‘Lions of the Great War’ monument to the Sikh contributions

ਪੰਂਂਂਥ ਤੇਰੇ ਦੀਆਂ ਗੂੰਜਾਂ ?? Unveiling of the ‘Lions of the Great War’ monument to the Sikh contributions and supreme sacrifices in the Great War, World War 1 in the centenary year. #sikhsoldiers #sikhsoldiersofww1 #sikh#smethwick #proudmoment #hmfans#worldhistory #worldsikhhistory #sikhsinuk#gursewakmann #teamhm

Delhi: Protest staged outside British High Commission against 'Referendum 2020'

Delhi: Protest staged outside British High Commission against ‘Referendum 2020’

Delhi: Protest staged outside British High Commission against ‘Referendum 2020’. Scores of people gathered outside the British High Commission in the national capital to protest against the ‘Referendum 2020’ campaign organised by a US-based separatist Sikh organisation that is slated to be held in Londonon August 12. Demonstrators from the Sikh community and civil society under the banner of All

Sikh man attack US Harsimrat Badal Sushma Swaraj

Sikh man attacked in US, Harsimrat thanks Swaraj for intervention

Sikh man attacked in US, Harsimrat thanks Swaraj for intervention. In a tweet Harsimrat informed that the Swaraj has asked the Indian Embassy in the USA to take up the issue with the American authorities. “I just received a call from @SushmaSwaraj Ji. She has taken a note of the racial attack and has asked @Sikh man attacked

Sikh, Hindu victims of Afghan attack honoured in Washington

Sikh, Hindu victims of Afghan attack honoured in Washington. Condemning the terrorist attack on Sikhs and Hindus that killed 18, US Congresswoman Tulsi Gabbard has called for confronting “hatred with love, fear with understanding, and darkness with light”. Speaking at a memorial meeting for the victims on Sunday, Gabbard, who is the first Hindu elected

UK has no plans to ban pro-Khalistan demonstration in London

UK has no plans to ban pro-Khalistan demonstration in London

London – The UK government has no plans to ban a demonstration planned by a pro-Khalistan group here as long as it is “within the law” and remains non-violent, a senior government official said today. The statement came after the Indian authorities had issued a demarche to the British government to take steps against a

25 Sikh families from Afghanistan seek Indian citizenship

25 Sikh families from Afghanistan seek Indian citizenship

AFGHANISTAN/PUNJAB: As many as 25 Sikh families from Afghanistan have urged the Congress-led Punjab government to provide them Indian citizenship and give houses to stay as they are unable to fulfill their daily requirements. Currently residing in Ludhiana, these families apparently came back to India from Kabul in Afghanistan a few years ago after they

Majithia, Sirsa take up issue of forceful conversion of Sikh girl with J&K DGP

Majithia, Sirsa take up issue of forceful conversion of Sikh girl with J&K DGP

Chandigarh – Former Punjab Minister Bikram Singh Majithia and the Delhi Sikh Gurudwara Management Committee (DSGMC) General Secretary Manjinder Singh Sirsa on Saturday took serious notice of the incident occurred at Tral in Jammu and Kashmir where a sikh girl was pressurized to convert into Islam and was seriously injured in attack by Islamic fundamentalists

SGPC to provide free treatment to drug addicts

SGPC to provide free treatment to drug addicts

Chandigarh(Narinder Jagga): Amid the notorious wave of drug menace in the Punjab, the SGPC has decided to provide free treatment to the drug addicts across the state. In the meeting of Dharma Parchar Committee under the leadership of SGPC President Jathedar Gobind Singh Longowal, it was also decided to start state-wide campaign to aware the

Afghan Sikhs torn over option of relocating to India

Afghan Sikhs torn over option of relocating to India

NEW DELHI: A section of the Sikh community in Afghanistan is considering relocating to India after at least 13 of its members were killed in a terrorist attack in Jalalabad on Sunday, but another section wants to stay put, said people aware of the matter. Some members of the community sought shelter at the Indian

Sikh girl attacked in Kashmir: BJP

Sikh girl attacked in Kashmir: BJP

Jammu (PTI) – The BJP today claimed that a young girl, belonging to the minority Sikh community, was attacked by two masked men riding a motorcycle at the Tral bus stand in Kashmir, and appealed to Governor N N Vohra to ensure that the miscreants were apprehended immediately and punished severely. A BJP spokesperson said

Afghan Sikhs, Hindus grieve after suicide attack

Afghan Sikhs, Hindus grieve after suicide attack

JALALABAD: Grief mixed with anger among Afghanistan’s minority Sikh and Hindu community today as they prepared for funerals of loved ones, including an election candidate, killed in a suicide attack. At least 19 people were killed and 21 wounded when a suicide bomber blew himself up in a crowd of Afghan Sikhs and Hindus waiting

Sikh community enjoys complete rights in Pakistan: Minister

Sikh community enjoys complete rights in Pakistan: Minister

LAHORE: Caretaker Punjab Minister for Minority Affairs Chaudhry Faisal Mushtaq and Federal Secretary for Religious Affairs Khalid Masood Chaudhry have said all minorities enjoy equal right in Pakistan. Addressing a ceremony, held in connection with anniversary of Sikh ruler Maharaja Ranjit Singh at Gurdwara Dera Sahib, here on Friday, they said that the Sikh community