India: Bargari Protest Concludes – Insaaf Morcha To Enter Next Phase

PUNJAB: The one hundred and ninety-two day long sit-in protest by Sikh leaders at the Dana Mandi in Bargari, district Faridkot was concluded by Jathedar Dhian Singh Mand today following the gathering of thousands of protestors, Sikh community leaders, organisations and prominent political figures at the protest site. The Bagari Insaaf Morcha commenced on 1 June […]

UK: Prince Edward and Countess Sophie visit Sri Guru Singh Sabha Gurdwara, Southall

LONDON: The Earl and the Countess of Wessex visited Sri Guru Singh Sabha Gurdwara, Southall on Thursday. The visit was to celebrates the registration of Sri Guru Singh Sabha Gurdwara as a licenced centre capable of delivering Duke of Edinburgh Awards to youth at the Gurdwara aged between 14-24 years old. The Duke of Edinburgh’s Award […]

India: Delhi High Court Terms 1984 Anti-Sikh Pogroms As A Genocide

DELHI: Terming the 1984 anti-Sikh pogrom as a “genocide”, on 28 November, the Delhi High Court finally convicted 89 defendents who took part in a carnage in Delhi’s Trilokpuri, 34 years after the incident and 22 years after the trial court verdict. In his seventy-nine page judgement, Honourable Justice R K Gauba said that the protracted […]

Canada: Government Working To Offer Shelter To Afghan Sikhs & Hindus

CANADA: The Minister for Immigration, Refugees and Citizenship, Ahmed Hussen, said on Tuesday that the Canadian government is working on a plan to approve private sponsorship and resettlement of Sikh and Hindu citizens of Afghanistan who have fled the country due to religious persecution. The annoucement follows the concerted campaign by the Late Canadian politician, […]