India: Quest To Find Constable Balwinder Singh, Missing Since Indo-Pakistani War Of 1971

AMRITSAR: The recent capture of an Indian Air Force Wing Commander and his subsequent safe repatriation to India by the Pakistan government has rekindled the hopes of Baljinder Kaur, daughter of Constable Balwinder Singh of the 10 Sikh Regiment. During a powerful and heart wrenching interview with Sikh Channel, Baljinder Kaur details how she is […]

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 […]

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 […]

Pakistan: Sikhs Resent Curbs On Carrying Kirpan In Khyber-Pakhtunkhwa

PESHAWAR: In a meeting with the Khyber-Pakhtunkhwa law minister (pictured below), representatives of the Sikh community have explained the problems they are facing in carrying their articles of faith in the Khyber-Pakhtunkhwa province of the country. Law Minister Sultan Muhammad Khan told the delegation led by MPA Ranjeet Singh that he will try to resolve the matter. […]

Pakistan: 3 Sikhs among 31 killed in blast in Khyber Pakhtunkhwa province

PESHAWAR: At least 31 people including three Sikhs were killed and more than 40 others injured when a powerful bomb blast ripped through a busy market outside a religious seminary in Pakistan’s restive Khyber Pakhtunkhwa province on Friday, officials said. The explosive material was planted in a bike in the Friday Market (Juma Bazar) near […]