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Cops probe threat emails to 1984 Sikh riots witness - Times of India

Sun, 2017-10-29 13:31

The New Indian Express

Cops probe threat emails to 1984 Sikh riots witness
Times of India
New Delhi: Delhi Police is probing into a threat email sent to a witness of the 1984 Sikh riots for allegedly deposing against a former Congress leader. The witness, Abhishek Verma, had approached cops in south Delhi with a copy of the email and a ...
1984 Anti-Sikh riots: Abhishek Verma receives 'death threats', files writ complaint with PoliceBusiness Standard
1984 anti-Sikh riots case: Witness Abhishek Verma files complaint after receiving email threatsThe New Indian Express

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Thousands turn out for Sandwell Sikh procession - with PICTURES - expressandstar.com

Sun, 2017-10-29 12:33

expressandstar.com

Thousands turn out for Sandwell Sikh procession - with PICTURES
expressandstar.com
The procession was led by five Sikhs in ceremonial dress and a float containing holy scriptures. Hymn singers backed by traditional musical instruments performed along the way, while Gatka - traditional Sikh martial arts - also featured. Vegetarian ...

War heroes to share space with Sikh militants at Golden Temple museum - Hindustan Times

Sun, 2017-10-29 11:37

SikhSiyasat.Net

War heroes to share space with Sikh militants at Golden Temple museum
Hindustan Times
Portraits of late Lt Gen Harbaksh Singh, Gen Jagjit Singh Arora and Marshal Arjan Singh to be installed by SGPC in Central Sikh Museum where portraits of militants and fundamentalist preacher Jarnail Singh Bhindranwale have already been installed.
SGPC Elections Likely To Be In November EndSikhSiyasat.Net
SGPC Set To Resume Major Parchar Activities in Haryana AgainSikh24 News & Updates
SGPC calls emergency meet ahead of electing new presidentTimes of India

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Dr. Kanwaljit Singh on Aspects & Issues Related to Sikh Interpreation – Seminar on Interpretation (2) - SikhSiyasat.Net

Sun, 2017-10-29 02:30

SikhSiyasat.Net

Dr. Kanwaljit Singh on Aspects & Issues Related to Sikh Interpreation – Seminar on Interpretation (2)
SikhSiyasat.Net
Samvad, a discussion forum, recently held a discussion/seminar on “Interpretation”. The event was held on October 15, 2017 at Punjabi Bhawan, Ludhiana. Dr. Darshan Singh (former Professor and Head, Department of Comparative Religious Studies, ...

1984 Sikh killings monumental failure of leadership: Puri - The Hindu

Sat, 2017-10-28 14:12

1984 Sikh killings monumental failure of leadership: Puri
The Hindu
Union Minister of State for Urban Development Hardeep Singh Puri said that the Sikh killings of 1984 was still a festering wound. “A sense of closure is very important for the process of healing to begin,” he said. Terming it 'deliberate killing' and ...

Centre allows Sikh pilgrims to visit Pakistan for Guru Nanak's birth anniversary - The Indian Express

Sat, 2017-10-28 13:14

The Indian Express

Centre allows Sikh pilgrims to visit Pakistan for Guru Nanak's birth anniversary
The Indian Express
The Centre has given its nod to Sikh pilgrims to visit Nankana Sahib in Pakistan on the occasion of the birth anniversary of Guru Nanak Dev, according to an official of the Shiromani Gurdwara Parbandhak Committee (SGPC), which is responsible for ...
Sikh jathas finally get Centre's nod to visit shrines in Pakistan ...Hindustan Times
548th Birth Anniversary: Pakistan Govt. Mandates ID Card for non ...Sikh24 News & Updates
Hyderabad: Sikhs to hold 5 day fete for Guru NanakDeccan Chronicle
The Hans India
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Sikh community in Pakistan wants their own marriage bill - Easterneye (press release)

Sat, 2017-10-28 13:07

Easterneye (press release)

Sikh community in Pakistan wants their own marriage bill
Easterneye (press release)
The Sikh community in Pakistan's Khyber-Pakhtunkwa (K-P) has insisted the provincial government to set-up a Sikh marriage bill in order to resolve various legal problems faced by the community. The Express Tribune quoted a local Sikh elder Gorpal Singh ...

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33 years on, the ghosts of 1984 anti-Sikh riots refuse to disappear - DailyO

Sat, 2017-10-28 12:45

DailyO

33 years on, the ghosts of 1984 anti-Sikh riots refuse to disappear
DailyO
Over 3,000 Sikhs were slaughtered on the streets of India's capital over the next three days. Much distinguishes this pogrom from other communal riots which have happened of late. The violence which erupted was not initiated by the average Delhiite ...
LEST WE FORGET: 33 Years After Thousands Of Sikhs Killed In Delhi Massacre – No Justice For Victims' FamiliesSouth Asian Link

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Sikhs want marriage bill for community members in Khyber-Pakhtunkwa - Business Standard

Sat, 2017-10-28 10:14

The Express Tribune

Sikhs want marriage bill for community members in Khyber-Pakhtunkwa
Business Standard
The Sikh community in Pakistan's Khyber-Pakhtunkwa (K-P) has demanded the provincial government to introduce a Sikh marriage bill in order to solve various legal problems faced by the community. The Express Tribune quoted a local Sikh elder Gorpal ...
Sikhs demand marriage bill for their members in KPThe Express Tribune

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Centre allows Sikh pilgrims to visit Pak for Guru Nanak's - Outlook India

Sat, 2017-10-28 10:06

Hindustan Times

Centre allows Sikh pilgrims to visit Pak for Guru Nanak's
Outlook India
Amritsar, Oct 28 The Centre has given its nod to Sikh pilgrims to celebrate the birth anniversary of Guru Nanak Dev at Nankana Sahib in Pakistan, according to an official of the Shiromani Gurdwara Parbandhak Committee (SGPC), which is responsible for ...
Sikh jathas finally get Centre's nod to visit shrines in PakistanHindustan Times
548th Birth Anniversary: Pakistan Govt. Mandates ID Card for non-Sikhs at Nankana SahibSikh24 News & Updates
Hyderabad: Sikhs to hold 5 day fete for Guru NanakDeccan Chronicle
The Hans India
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Sikh jathas finally get Centre's nod to visit shrines in Pakistan - Hindustan Times

Sat, 2017-10-28 02:51

Hindustan Times

Sikh jathas finally get Centre's nod to visit shrines in Pakistan
Hindustan Times
Sikh pilgrims visit Pakistan-based Sikh shrines including Nankana Sahib, birth place of founder of Sikhism Guru Nanak Dev, on a special pilgrim visa for which the Ministry of External affairs (MEA) sends a recommendation to the Pakistan High Commission ...
548th Birth Anniversary: Pakistan Govt. Mandates ID Card for non-Sikhs at Nankana SahibSikh24 News & Updates
SGPC calls emergency meet ahead of electing new presidentTimes of India

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A Sikh champion of Muslims - Daily Times

Fri, 2017-10-27 16:46

Daily Times

A Sikh champion of Muslims
Daily Times
I first met Arjun, who has a Sikh background, a few years back following a talk I gave at the National Press Club launching my book, The Thistle and the Drone. After the programme, he came up to me and began discussing his civil and human rights work ...

Centre lets pilgrims visit Pak Sikh shrines - The Tribune

Fri, 2017-10-27 15:33

Centre lets pilgrims visit Pak Sikh shrines
The Tribune
Those who wish to visit Pakistan-based Sikh shrines have a reason to smile. After not allowing pilgrimage to Pakistan shrines two times consecutively, the Union Government has given its nod to pilgrimage for celebrating the birth anniversary of Guru ...

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'19936 Sikh, Hindu pilgrims visited Pakistan in last five years' - Pakistan Today

Fri, 2017-10-27 09:43

Pakistan Today

'19936 Sikh, Hindu pilgrims visited Pakistan in last five years'
Pakistan Today
ISLAMABAD: Minister for States and Frontier Regions (SAFRON) Abdul Qadir Baloch on Friday informed the Senate that around 19,936 Sikhs and Hindus pilgrims from India have visited sacred places in Pakistan during the last five years. Responding to a ...
19936 Sikh, Hindu Yatrees visit Pakistan for sacred placesBusiness Recorder (press release) (blog)

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1984 anti-Sikh riots: Verma alleges bias by FSL during polygraph test - Hindu Business Line

Fri, 2017-10-27 09:27

1984 anti-Sikh riots: Verma alleges bias by FSL during polygraph test
Hindu Business Line
Controversial arms dealer Abhishek Verma, a witness in a 1984 anti-Sikh riots case, today moved a city court accusing a forensic lab of defending Congress leader Jagdish Tytler during his lie-detector test. Verma, who has been undergoing the polygraph ...

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Sikh education program has exceeded expectations - Visalia Times-Delta

Fri, 2017-10-27 09:00

Visalia Times-Delta

Sikh education program has exceeded expectations
Visalia Times-Delta
The Sikh Americans in our community are far too familiar with tragedies stemming from bigotry. Many still remember Gurcharan Singh Gill and Amrik Singh Bal, both of whom were victims of senseless hate crimes that resulted from a misunderstanding of the ...
More Sikhs living overseas to be out of Centre's blacklist: Rajnath SinghHindustan Times
Sarna urges Sikhs to unite, attacks RSSTimes of India
Sikhs keep distance from RSS event in Delhi; Hindutva outfit attempts to lure Sikhs with claims revision of BlacklistSikhSiyasat.Net
Outlook India -ThePrint
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Sikhs In California To Celebrate Sixth Sikh Awareness Month In November - SikhSiyasat.Net

Fri, 2017-10-27 06:26

SikhSiyasat.Net

Sikhs In California To Celebrate Sixth Sikh Awareness Month In November
SikhSiyasat.Net
Fremont, California: The Sikh Coalition a USA based Sikh Civil rights group has stated that for the sixth consecutive year the California legislature, led by Assembly member Ash Kalra, has approved a resolution (ACR 122) designating November as ...

Sufi traditions, a Sikh past and Islamic influences come together in a Christian shrine in Pakistan - Scroll.in

Fri, 2017-10-27 03:09

Scroll.in

Sufi traditions, a Sikh past and Islamic influences come together in a Christian shrine in Pakistan
Scroll.in
Maraka was a pre-dominantly Sikh village whose occupants fled to the other side of the border to escape the bloodshed. However, several of these wealthy Sikh landlords left behind servants to look after their property and belongings. Like millions of ...

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