Sri Satsang Sahib Gurudwara where the programme took place

Photo: The Indian Express

Sikhs, Hindus Help Muslim Families To Re-Build Their Mosque In Punjab

In Punjab's Bhoolar village, Hindu and Sikh communities have come together in order to help Muslim families to re-build their only mosque in the area. "The village has seven Gurudwara, two temples & the only mosque, established before the partition and was almost ruined with time," said the village sarpanch Sarpanch Pala Singh. They are very happy that a mosque will be our tenth place of worship, he added.

Tue, 15 Jun 2021 - 04:01 PM / by Aditi Chavan

Tags: MUSLIM, sikh, hindu, Mosque, Bhoolar village

Courtesy: The Indian Express

FedEx shooting scene in Indianapolis

Photo: Gulte

Centre Assures 'All Possible Assistance' In FedEx Shooting In US

Foreign Minister S Jaishankar on April 17 announced to render all possible assistance to US’ Indianapolis local authorities and the Sikh community in the April 15 killings of eight people including four Sikh. Reportedly, the gunman identified as Brandon Hole (19) killed himself after opening fire at a FedEx delivery facility in Indianapolis which has 90% of the Sikhs or Indo-Americans working there. Meanwhile, the motive behind gunfire is… read-more

Sat, 17 Apr 2021 - 05:20 PM / by Sohini Mandal

Tags: open firing, United States, sikh, Dr S Jaishankar, FedEx, Indianapolis

Courtesy: NDTV

Chinese Security firm releases ‘Cyber Terrorism against Sikhs in India’ report

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Indian Cyber Mercenary Targetting Pro-Khalistan Sikhs: Chinese Security Firm

Indian cyber mercenary group, “APT C-35”, has launched several phishing websites to target pro-Khalistan Sikhs in India, stated a Chinese firm's report. Chinese software company Qihoo360 Technology’s report has claimed that Sikhs, websites and mobile apps having inclinations towards 'Khalistan' sentiments are the prime targets of the group. The report further revealed that the group is exploiting only those aspects of Sikhism through which… read-more

Thu, 18 Mar 2021 - 12:57 PM / by Neha Sanjeev

Tags: sikh, Chinese, Hackers, Phishing Attack

Courtesy: Zee News

Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau

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Canadian PM Expresses Its Concern Over Farmer's Protest in India

Worrying over Indian Farmer's Protest, Canadian PM Justin Trudeau said that Canada will always defend the rights of peaceful protests. "Canada believes in a dialogue process and has always sorted to Indian authorities over Punjab and Sikh issues," he added. Having significant Sikh population, several other Sikh Canadian parliamentarians including the Defence Minister Harjit Singh showed their concern over the ongoing farmers agitation.

Tue, 01 Dec 2020 - 01:38 PM / by Sreemayi .S.R

Tags: Justin Trudeau, Narendra Modi, Farmers' Protest, Canada, sikh, Guru Nanak Jayanti

Courtesy: India Today

Golden Temple

Photo: Peek

Sikh Organisation SGPC Turns 100; Celebrations At Golden Temple

Sikh organisation Shiromani Gurudwara Prabandhak Committee (SGPC) on November 15 celebrated its 100th anniversary. The centenary was celebrated at the Akal Takht in Golden Temple, Amritsar. The SGPC, notified under Sikh Gurudwara Act, 1925, looks after the management of gurudwaras in India while running world's largest community kitchen, langar, which feeds lakhs every day. Its president Gobind Singh Longowal said that history of… read-more

Mon, 16 Nov 2020 - 04:32 AM / by Nitesh Kumar Singh

Tags: SGPC, sikh, Golden Temple, Amritsar, Punjab, Langar, Community Kitchen, Centenary Birth Celebrations

Courtesy: Tribune India

Afghani Sikhs and Hindus carrying dead body after attack on Gurudwara in Kabul

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Remaining Afghani Sikhs, Hindus Leave Country Due To ISIS Threat

Exodus of Afghanistan-born Sikhs and Hindus is consistently increasing due to a threat from Taliban and ISIS. Faced with acute discrimination, hardly 700 individuals are left in the country while the earlier count was 2,50,000. With their residences being snatched and temples destroyed by extremists, they blame government for not heeding their issue. While most left for India; for others, the communities' Canadian and European fraternity has… read-more

Sun, 27 Sep 2020 - 11:39 PM / by Nitesh Kumar Singh

Tags: Afghanistan, Taliban, ISIS, sikh, hindu

Courtesy: Times of India

Sikh Community Protest Outside Pakistan High Commission Against Alleged Forcible Conversion

Photo: Deccan Herald

New Delhi: Sikh Community Protests Outside Pakistan High Commission Against Forcible Conversion

Members of the Shiromani Akali Dal (SAD) on September 21, held a protest outside the Pakistan High Commission, Delhi for the alleged conversion of a young Sikh girl into Islam. The incident came into light after the girl's father Pritam Singh, the head of Sikh community took to Facebook and inform that his daughters' missing, from past ten days. "I fear of conversion," he added. A case has been registered, and the investigation is ongoing. … read-more

Mon, 21 Sep 2020 - 07:10 PM / by Bhavyata Kagrana

Tags: SAD, Protests, Pakistan High Commission, Delhi, sikh

Courtesy: The Tribune

Nidan Singh Sachdeva

Photo: Tribune India

India Brings Back Abducted Afghan Sikh and Other Members

Nidan Singh Sachdeva, a sikh member of Afghanistan, was abducted from the Gurudwara last month, and was recently released. Sachdeva along with 11 other members of the community was granted short-term visas by the Indian embassy, and was brought back to New Delhi on July 26. A terror-struck Sachdeva revealed that he was beaten "day and night" and asked to convert to islam.

Mon, 27 Jul 2020 - 12:43 AM / by Shibu Immanuel S

Tags: India, Afghanistan, sikh, Delhi

Courtesy: Hindustan Times

Pandemic or protest, Sikhs always provide needy with bread

United Sikh has been distributing essentials, daily from the past two months with the help of volunteers across Bangalore since the pandemic broke here. Be it a natural disaster, such as the Kerala floods, pandemic, or protests ÔÇô against the Citizenship Act in India, or racism in the United States, the Sikh community has always been at the forefront to help. 

United Sikhs have been working since 1999 and have… read-more

Fri, 12 Jun 2020 - 08:27 PM / by Taj Zehra

Tags: sikh, united sikh, Coronavirus Pandemic

Courtesy: briflynews