Canada: Man Allegedly Attacks Multiple People At Okanagan Sikh Gurdwara

KELOWNA: A man has been arrested after allegedly assaulting a woman and two other men inside a Gurdwara in Kelowna. One of the victims was taken to hospital with non-life threatening injuries after the assault at the Okanagan Sikh Gurdwara, on Rutland Road North, at about 8:50 a.m. on Monday morning. The arrested man is […]

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 […]

Pakistan: Sikhs Of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Province Plan To Rebuild Gurdwara Chashma Sahib

Ahead of the 550 Prakash Purab of Sri Guru Nanak Dev Ji, the Sikh community of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa province in Pakistan have decided to rebuild Gurdwara Chashma Sahib. Located in Hangu, 71 km from Peshawar, Gurdwara Chashma Sahib is currently attended by approximately eight to fifteen houses of local Sikhs and Hindus who offer prayers […]

UAE: Sikh Channel Meets Chairman Of The Al Dobowi Group, Surender Singh Kandhari

DUBAI: As part of the popular series of programmes chartering the history, accomplishments and lives of Sikhs living and working in Dubai, Sikh Channel recently interviewed the Sikh community stalwart and chairman of the Al Dobowi Group, Surender Singh Kandhari. During the fascinating interview recorded in Dubai, Surender Singh reminisces on his story from arriving in […]

Pakistan: Minister Directs Renovation Of Dilapidated Historical Gurdwara In Jhelum

JHELUM: The Minister for Information and Broadcasting Fawad Chaudhry has taken notice of the dilapidated condition of a historical Gurdwara Sahib in the city of Jhelum and directed the restoration and protection of the building. The ancient city of Jhelum is home to a number of historical sites of relevance to Sikh history, many of […]

India: Sikh Community Feeds Poor In Nagaland All Year Round

DIMAPUR: The Sikh community in the entire state of Nagaland is said to constitute around seventy-five families. In Dimapur, the largest city in Nagaland, their small number has not prevented Sikh families from living in accordance with the principles of the Sikh faith. Volunteers from the Sikh community have been preparing and providing free meals to […]

Breaking News: Gurdwara Sahib At Chittisinghpora, Anantnag, South Kashmir Gutted In Massive Fire

SRINAGAR: The Gurdwara Sahib at village Chittisinghpora in the Anantnag district of south Kashmir was gutted in a massive fire that broke out on Sunday. All Parties Sikh Coordination Committee (APSCC) chairman Jagmohan Singh Raina, Sikh leaders Ajit Singh Mastana, Sant Singh, Naranjan Singh and Prof Deepak Singh Deepak have expressed concern over the incident and demanded […]

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 […]