December 09, 2019 8:51 am
Sunday’s protest was called by 35 Sikh outfits under the banner of ‘Alliance of Sikh Organisations’ (ASO) to demand action in Bargari desecration incidents and investigation into the Maur bomb blast.
August 02, 2019 4:49 am
The ‘Nagar Kirtan’ began from Gurdwara Nankana Sahib, the birthplace of Guru Nanak Dev in Pakistan, and crossed over to India in the afternoon with around 500 Sikh devotees who crossed the border carrying the holy Guru Granth Sahib on their head.
May 13, 2019 11:03 am
Fire turns Palki Sahib area to ashes, lock of village gurdwara’s main hall broken; FIR registered.
February 11, 2019 8:14 am
While the AAP said they will raise the matter in the upcoming budget session fo the Vidhan Sabha, the committee said they will go to the High Court if the government fails to make it public.
November 05, 2018 6:08 am
The Akali leaders recalled that Brahmpura was “in the forefront of the party’s resolution expressing total faith in the leadership of Sukhbir Singh Badal immediately after the results of the Vidhan Sabha poll were declared”.
October 07, 2018 4:52 am
The MLAs faced resistance from the Chandigarh Police initially while sitting on the ‘dharna’ as Section 144 has been imposed in the area where they planned to sit.
August 26, 2018 6:45 am
Delhi Sikh Gurdwara Management Committee is importing a new computerised machine worth about Rs 8 crore for printing Guru Granth Sahib. The move comes at a time when Punjab is planning to strengthen an anti-blasphemy law to cover any ‘sacrilege’ of the holy book.
July 02, 2018 4:40 am
The Bill was passed after the SAD-BJP government faced severe criticism following a series of incidents of desecration of the Guru Granth Sahib, including one at Bargari in October 2015.
October 05, 2017 12:45 am
Facing massive outrage over the sacrilege and killing of two protesters in police firing, the SAD-BJP government had removed Sumedh Singh Saini and appointed Suresh Arora as Punjab Director General of Police on October 25, 2015.
June 29, 2017 8:57 am
Set up on April 14 by the Amarinder Singh government, the Ranjit Singh Commission was given six months to probe the desecration cases of all religions. It was on May 20 that the Commission in its first advertisement in newspapers asked people to record their statements about desecration of any religious scripture belonging to any religion.