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Akal Takht Jathedar asks Punjab and center government to release Sikhs who completed jail terms - Punjab News Express

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Akal Takht Jathedar asks Punjab and center government to release Sikhs who completed jail terms
Punjab News Express
AMRITSAR: Akal Takht Jathedar Giani Gurbachan Singh in his message to Sikh Community on eve of Bandi Chhod divas has called to end internal conflict and unitedly work for peace and propserity and to defeat the enemies of Panth. He asked the Sikhs to ...

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Jagmeet Singh's rise to the top of Canada's NDP: Sticky Sikh maple syrup - Economic Times (blog)

Sikh News - Thu, 2017-10-19 14:14

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Jagmeet Singh's rise to the top of Canada's NDP: Sticky Sikh maple syrup
Economic Times (blog)
Singh's rise to the top of the New Democratic Party (NDP) earlier this month was hailed as a great leap over Canada's early racist history with the Sikhs and a celebration of diversity. His stylish turbans, his insistence on slinging a kirpan under his ...
Jagmeet Singh plays the race cardThe North Bay Nugget

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Afghan Hindus and Sikhs celebrate Diwali without 'pomp and splendour' amid fear - The National

Sikh News - Thu, 2017-10-19 11:36

The National

Afghan Hindus and Sikhs celebrate Diwali without 'pomp and splendour' amid fear
The National
These days, few in Afghanistan are aware of the existence of their Hindu and Sikh compatriots, and even fewer know that this week the two communities are gathering at the temple to celebrate Diwali, one of the most sacred festivals for Hindus and Sikhs.

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The dark clouds behind Singh's sunny ways - The Globe and Mail

Sikh News - Thu, 2017-10-19 05:01

The Globe and Mail

The dark clouds behind Singh's sunny ways
The Globe and Mail
Either that, or the trained lawyer sees a political advantage in leaving his position on the right to secession, and the ease with which it can be exercised, open to interpretation as he courts Quebec and Sikh separatists in his bid to become prime ...
Media attacks on Jagmeet Singh remind us of the right-wing forces he's up againstRicochet Media

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Sikh American Community of Chicago holds Interfaith Prayers and Candlelight Vigil for Las Vegas Shooting victims - Punjab News Express (blog)

Sikh News - Thu, 2017-10-19 02:01

Punjab News Express (blog)

Sikh American Community of Chicago holds Interfaith Prayers and Candlelight Vigil for Las Vegas Shooting victims
Punjab News Express (blog)
PALATINE, USA: In remembrance of the 58 victims who died and nearly 500 injured, in one of the worst mass shootings in American history, on the night of October 1, 2017, outside the Mandlay Bay Hotel in Las Vegas; the Sikh Religious Society in Palatine ...

Jagmeet Singh plays the race card - The Province

Sikh News - Wed, 2017-10-18 21:00

Jagmeet Singh plays the race card
The Province
Thanks to the CBC's Terry Milewski, we now know federal NDP Leader Jagmeet Singh doesn't think it's his job to denounce Canadian Sikhs who glorify suspected Air India bomber, and fellow Sikh, Talwinder Singh Parmar. Why we know this — with Singh ...

Political Sikh Prisoner Bhai Lakhwinder Singh Released on 42 Day Parole - Sikh24 News & Updates

Sikh News - Wed, 2017-10-18 13:37

Sikh24 News & Updates

Political Sikh Prisoner Bhai Lakhwinder Singh Released on 42 Day Parole
Sikh24 News & Updates
CHANDIGARH, Punjab—Political Sikh prisoner Bhai Lakhwinder Singh Lakha was released on parole for 42 days on October 17 from the Burail jail. Bhai Lakha is serving life sentence in assassination case of former Chief Minister Beant “Singh”. He was ...

Political Sikh Prisoner Bhai Lakhwinder Singh Released on 42 Day Parole - Sikh24 News & Updates

Sikh News - Wed, 2017-10-18 13:37

Sikh24 News & Updates

Political Sikh Prisoner Bhai Lakhwinder Singh Released on 42 Day Parole
Sikh24 News & Updates
CHANDIGARH, Punjab—Political Sikh prisoner Bhai Lakhwinder Singh Lakha was released on parole for 42 days on October 17 from the Burail jail. Bhai Lakha is serving life sentence in assassination case of former Chief Minister Beant “Singh”. He was ...

Sikhs oppose plan to shift BGNU from Nankana Sahib to Isb - Pakistan Today

Sikh News - Wed, 2017-10-18 11:10

Pakistan Today

Sikhs oppose plan to shift BGNU from Nankana Sahib to Isb
Pakistan Today
LAHORE: The Sikh community living in Nankana Sahib has opposed government's plan to shift the Baba Guru Nanak University (BGNU) from Nankana Sahib to Islamabad or any other place. The Evacuee Trust Property Board has now decided to establish ...

Sikhs Experiencing Institutional Racism, Concludes Sikh Federation UK - SikhSiyasat.Net

Sikh News - Wed, 2017-10-18 07:28

SikhSiyasat.Net

Sikhs Experiencing Institutional Racism, Concludes Sikh Federation UK
SikhSiyasat.Net
London: Labour MP for Birmingham Edgbaston Preet Kaur Gill here on Tuesday and Chair of the All Party Parliamentary Group for UK Sikhs challenged Amber Rudd, the Home Secretary at the Home Affairs Select Committee. She questioned Amber Rudd ...

Why do Sikhs celebrate Diwali? They are actually celebrating Bandi Chhorh Divas - Metro

Sikh News - Wed, 2017-10-18 07:24

Metro

Why do Sikhs celebrate Diwali? They are actually celebrating Bandi Chhorh Divas
Metro
Diwali is often referred to as the 'Hindu Festival of Lights' but it is also celebrated by Sikhs and it is an important day for those who follow Sikhism around the world. To be totally accurate, Sikhs are not actually celebrating Diwali, they are ...

Sikh Yatrees to arrive in Lahore - The Nation

Sikh News - Wed, 2017-10-18 04:56

The Nation

Sikh Yatrees to arrive in Lahore
The Nation
Nearly three thousand Sikh Yatrees will arrive in Lahore from India through special trains via Wagah on the 2nd of next month, reported Radio Pakistan. Talking to Radio Pakistan correspondent Shazia Mushtaq, Evacuee Trust Properties Board (ETPB) ...

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Nearly 3000 Sikh Yatrees to arrive in Lahore on Nov 2 - Radio Pakistan (press release)

Sikh News - Wed, 2017-10-18 04:46

Radio Pakistan (press release)

Nearly 3000 Sikh Yatrees to arrive in Lahore on Nov 2
Radio Pakistan (press release)
Nearly three thousand Sikh Yatrees will arrive in Lahore from India through special trains via Wagah on the 2nd of next month. Talking to Radio Pakistan correspondent Shazia Mushtaq, Evacuee Trust Properties Board (ETPB) Spokesman Syed Aamir Hashmi ...

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RSS affiliate Rashhtariya Sikh Sangat says false propaganda unleashed against it - Times of India

Sikh News - Wed, 2017-10-18 02:29

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RSS affiliate Rashhtariya Sikh Sangat says false propaganda unleashed against it
Times of India
JALANDHAR: Some Sikh groups and leaders are trying to create a controversy about a function being organized by Rashtariya Sikh Sangat at Talkatora Stadium in Delhi dedicated to 350th birth anniversary of tenth Sikh master Guru Gobind Singh even as ...
Gurdwara Act Rarely Elects Religious Persons for SGPC: Sikh Scholars Seek Change [Seminar Report]SikhSiyasat.Net
Security beefed up at Golden TempleThe Tribune
Its worker murdered, RSS urges Akal Takht to clear air on 2004 decreeThe Indian Express
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Sikh Women Jatha Finally Given Permission To Perform Kirtan at Patna Sahib - Sikh24 News & Updates

Sikh News - Tue, 2017-10-17 13:59

Sikh24 News & Updates

Sikh Women Jatha Finally Given Permission To Perform Kirtan at Patna Sahib
Sikh24 News & Updates
PATNA, Bihar, India—In a revolutionary development on October 17, the Management Committee of Takht Sri Patna Sahib permitted baptized Sikh women to perform Kirtan inside Takht Sri Patna Sahib. Notably, Takht Sri Patna Sahib is fifth Sikh throne and ...

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Eco Sikh pitching hard to promote Green Diwali - Times of India

Sikh News - Tue, 2017-10-17 13:41

Eco Sikh pitching hard to promote Green Diwali
Times of India
Ludhiana: From pitching ideas on how to celebrate Green Diwali to organizing awareness rallies, Eco Sikh — a US- based NGO — is working hard to promote Green Diwali to make sure we breathe in a healthy environment. People from different walks of life ...

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Sikh community shares free food as part of International Langar Week - Coventry Telegraph

Sikh News - Tue, 2017-10-17 10:48

Coventry Telegraph

Sikh community shares free food as part of International Langar Week
Coventry Telegraph
Organised by the Sikh Press Association, Langar Week took place from October 2 to 9 with the aim of encouraging more people to use the free food service, which is part of the set up of every Gurdwara in the world. To ensure langar reaches those that ...

CBI thinks Sikh radicals behind killings in Punjab - Times of India

Sikh News - Tue, 2017-10-17 00:19

Times of India

CBI thinks Sikh radicals behind killings in Punjab
Times of India
A controversial Sikh leader in Punjab, who enjoys political patronage from across the political spectrum, is under the scanner for his possible role in the murders, they said, and that the failure of the Punjab Police to make any headway in the cases ...

Gurdwara Act Rarely Elects Religious Persons for SGPC: Sikh Scholars Seek Change [Seminar Report] - SikhSiyasat.Net

Sikh News - Mon, 2017-10-16 21:25

SikhSiyasat.Net

Gurdwara Act Rarely Elects Religious Persons for SGPC: Sikh Scholars Seek Change [Seminar Report]
SikhSiyasat.Net
Chandigarh: Various Sikh thinkers and scholars observed that the Sikh Gurdwara Act, enacted nearly 100 years ago by the British to manage the affairs of Sikh shrines has lost its relevance as it has been reduced to an arrangement for electing a house ...
Conference to celebrate 350 years of legacy of Guru Gobind SinghThe Indian Express

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