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Captain’s US-Canada visit: Sikh group to protest against Amarinder, seek criminal prosecution against him

Beginning April 19, Amarinder is scheduled to visit Chicago, Los Angeles, San Francisco in the US and Toronto and Vancouver in Canada.

Punjab clashes: Badals battle crisis as police firing kills two over holy book desecration

Badal appealed for calm and called the desecration “a deep-rooted conspiracy aimed at inciting communal tension and destabilising the peace in Punjab”.


'Desecration of holy book’: Protests rock Punjab, Sec 144 in Faridkot

The Sikh protesters were sitting on a dharna since October 12 when few pages of a torn Guru Granth Sahib were found near a gurdwara.

Sajjan Kumar acquittal: Sikh protesters march towards PM's residence

Some protesters have been detained at the Parliament Street Police Station.

Now,J K Rowling's 'The Casual Vacancy' enrages Sikhs

Novel is facing protests in India over its portrayal of a Sikh girl,who is teased for her hairy skin.

Advocate seeks Censor board's intervention on 'Son of Sardaar'

The actor is shown as a turban-wearing Sardar with tattoo of Hindu Lord Shiva on his chest.


Punjab bandh evokes mix response

Shops,commercial establishments and educational institutions,including schools,are completely closed in many parts of Punjab.

Monopoly religion

It is deeply sad that a most gloriously inventive,radical and genuinely pious religious community like the Sikhs now seems to be frequently hostage to a regime of internal intolerance.

Delhi court adjourns hearing on Jagdish Tytler case

A magisterial court in Delhi on Thursday deferred hearing on Jagdish Tytler's case to April 28. Meanwhile,CBI has questioned the jurisdiction of magisterial court to decide on the closure report of case against Tytler in a 1984 anti-Sikh riots case.

Tytler hearing: Enraged Sikhs protest outside court

Over 100 protestors from various Sikh organisations held a demonstration outside the court which is scheduled to hear CBI plea of closing the case against Congress leader Jagdish Tytler in the 1984 anti-Sikh riots case.