India: Sikh Truck Driver Reacts To Harassment By Uttar Pradesh Police

SHAMLI: A video being widely circulated across social media purports to show the harassment of a Sikh truck driver by Uttar Pradesh police at the Shamli-Muzaffarnagar border. In the video a Sikh truck driver and his acquaintance can be seen debating with the police when one officer suddenly grabs the Sikh driver’s beard. The driver is […]

India: 1984 Sikh Genocide – CBI Opposes Sajjan Kumar’s Bail

DELHI: The Supreme Court of India adjourned a hearing today on Sajjan Kumar’s bail plea in a 1984 anti-Sikh genocide case. The Central Bureau of Investigation opposed bail on the grounds that it will have bearing on a similar case under trial in which Kumar is again an accused. A bench of Justice S.A. Bobde […]

Breaking News: Gurdwara Vandalised With Racist Graffitti In Cologne, Germany

COLOGNE: A Gurdwara has been vandalised with racist graffiti by unidentified people in Cologne. The graffiti message written in German on the Gurdwara’s main gate states “MUST GO”. The matter has been reported to have been taken up by the German authorities, with the protection to the Gurdwara being reassured. The incident has invited both […]

Fiji: Historic Samabula Gurdwara Sahib Re-opens Following Remodelling

SAMABULA: Almost one hundred years after it’s formation, the remodelled Samabula Gurdwara Sahib has re-opened today with a special inauguration event. The Sikh community originally began arriving in Fiji around 1879 with the Gurdwara Sahib at Samabula being constructed in 1923 to cater for their needs. Falling under the National Trust of Fiji, the historic Gurdwara […]

USA: Man Sentenced To 34 Years In Prison For Hate Crime Against Sikhs

NEVADA: Carson City District Court sentenced Drayton resident Travis Mickelson to 11 to 34 years in prison on Thursday in what was tried and prosecuted as Carson City’s first hate crime. In November of 2018, Mickelson was convicted by a jury in Judge James Russell’s court of attempted murder with hate crime enhancements, as well […]

India: 1984 Sikh Genocide – Witness Tells Court Sajjan Kumar Led & Provoked Mob

DELHI: An eyewitness has told the Patiala House Court how Sajjan Kumar led and provoked a mob in a case relating to the Sultanpuri incident during the 1984 anti-Sikh genocide. Joginder Singh told the told a single judge bench presided by District Judge Poonam Bamba (pictured above) that: “When I went to lodge an FIR, the […]