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Victoria’s Sikh community and others form human chain around mosque

Victoria’s Sikh community and others form human chain around mosque

Millions of Muslims around the world attended Friday prayers for the first time since the horrific toll of the attack on two mosques in New Zealand became clear. In Victoria, many went out of their way to show the Muslim community sympathy and support. Members of Victoria’s Sikh community and others from around Vancouver Island […]

By March 24, 2019 0 Comments Read More →
What Paramraj Umranangal and Sumedh Saini did with Sikh Youths

What Paramraj Umranangal and Sumedh Saini did with Sikh Youths

IG Paramraj Singh Umranangal, who was arrested by the Special Investigation Team probing the Behbal Kalan firing on Monday, has never been away from controversies ever since he was inducted into the Punjab Police as a DSP in 1987 on compassionate grounds.The 1995-batch IPS officer is the son of three-time Akali MLA late Jiwan Singh […]

By March 8, 2019 0 Comments Read More →
Iqbal Singh threatens legal recourse over expulsion from Takht Sri Patna Sahib

Iqbal Singh threatens legal recourse over expulsion from Takht Sri Patna Sahib

A day after he was unceremoniously removed from the position of ‘Jathedar’ of Takht Patna Sahib, Giani Iqbal Singh on Wednesday threatened to take legal course of action against the managing board of the Takht and “others involved in humiliating him”.“I would be left with no option but to knock at the door of court. […]

By March 7, 2019 0 Comments Read More →
Tyres: The Unusual Weapon Used During the 1984 Sikh Genocide

Tyres: The Unusual Weapon Used During the 1984 Sikh Genocide

In 1984 someone decided to combine the commonly available kerosene with the commonly found tyres. Used tyres found a big market for resale after ‘retreading’. These could be seen piled high in the open; rarely stacked indoors within some locked warehouse. In these piles of tyres someone had seen deadly promise. Tyres burn, and they […]

By February 9, 2019 0 Comments Read More →
Sikh prisoners to be kept away from Dusht Sajjan Kumar

Sikh prisoners to be kept away from Dusht Sajjan Kumar

ormer Congress leader Sajjan Kumar on Monday surrendered before a city court on the last day of the deadline set by Delhi High Court and was sent to jail to serve his life sentence in a case relating to Sikh Genocide 1984. Kumar, 73, was brought to Mandoli jail in northeast Delhi shortly after he […]

By January 1, 2019 0 Comments Read More →