Nanded Takht Board row Badal writes to PM
Punjab chief minister Parkash Singh Badal on Tuesday sought the intervention of Prime Minister Narendra Modi to "restrain" Maharashtra government from going ahead with its "arbitrary" decision to reduce SGPC's representation in the Takht Sri Hazur Sahib Board at Nanded.
Lancashire Evening Post
Parade for the Great War Sikhs
Members of Preston's Sikh community paraded through the city centre in remembrance of those who fought in the First World War.
Sat Aug 23, 2014
Students remember tragedy, strive for interfaith unity at the Day of SEVA
Two years ago, a gunman opened fire on a Sikh temple in Oak Creek, Wisc., killing six worshipers and injuring others.
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Goodmayes Big Brother finalist Pav Paul relieved at leaving reality TV show
A man who swapped the property business for reality television is glad that his experience is over after spending more than a month living on a TV show.
Fri Aug 22, 2014
Gandhi murder film ban over violence fear
INDIA has stopped the release of a film about the assassination of former prime minister Indira Gandhi, saying it lionises her killers and could trigger violent protests.
The Times of India
Dal Khalsa slams Modi govt for blocking 'Kaum de Heere'
JALANDHAR: Dal Khalsa on Friday termed stalling the Punjabi movie "Kaum de Heere" from its release in cinemas across the country as "first onslaught of the Modi Sarkar on Sikh sentiments".
Dark days continue for Sikhs and Hindus in Afghanistan
The recent incident of Afghan Sikhs rescued from a shipping container from a UK port has again brought to the limelight the plight of the Hindus and Sikhs in Afghanistan.
India blocks film on Indira Gandhi assassination
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Thu Aug 21, 2014
The Washington Post
India bans film accused of glorifying Indira Gandhia s assassination
After protests and a massive uproar over a controversial Indian film slated for release Friday, the Indian government ruled Thursday to ban the movie .
US gurdwaras to help project positive Sikh image
Washington, Aug 21 - Over 100 representatives from gurdwaras across the US have pledged support for National Sikh Campaign's plan to engage top US political operatives and media firms for presenting the community positively.
Wed Aug 20, 2014
In the eye of controversy
Owing to his role in the formation of Haryana Sikh Gurdwara Management Committee, the 79-year-old Harmohinder Singh Chattha has emerged as one of the most talked-about politicians at the fag-end of the Congress rule in the state.
South China Morning Post
India's intelligence agency fears violence over Indira Gandhi film
India's intelligence agency has warned of potential violence around the release of Kaum De Heere , a Punjabi film which portrays the assassination of India's former prime minister Indira Gandhi.
Worcester Telegram & Gazette
Sikhs in the American tapestry
Sikhism is not new to the United States, having been introduced here well over a century ago, and having now grown to an estimated 250,000 members, including many in New England.
Tue Aug 19, 2014
Sikh man barred from jury duty in California due to kirpan
Washington, April 24: A Sikh American is being prevented from doing jury duty in Sutter County in Northern California because of his kirpan, the ceremonial dagger worn by Sikhs as part of their religion.
Mon Aug 18, 2014
13 kids among 35 Afghan Sikh stowaways
Footage of the group of Afghan Sikh stowaways rescued from a shipping container from a UK port shows at least 13 children, including one as young as one-year-old.
Thu Aug 14, 2014
British government's peerages for cash
Ranbir Singh Suri, 79, a jewellery magnate who is one of Britain's richest Asians, was elevated to the House of Lords at the request of the Prime Minister.
Wed Aug 13, 2014
Faith leaders unite in Newham to promote religious tolerance message
Father Britto Belevendran, Father Dennis Hall Rabbi David Hulbert Reverend Hemaratana Tejvir Singh and Harmander Singh Azeemia Foundation invited representatives from different faiths and communities to attend Adam Day: Unity in Diversity - an annual event aimed at bringing together people from different faiths.
Mon Aug 11, 2014
New community centre Sikh free school plan is put on hold for a year
ROW: Cllr Ann Wallace with residents and users of Fagley Youth and Community Centre where the locks were changed to keep them out PLANS to open a new free school on the site of a former Bradford community centre have been put on hold.
Sat Aug 09, 2014
Sikh community prepares for new temple in Plainview
Assistant priest Dev Singh of Plainview with the temple's "Guru Granth Sahib" holy book during a prayer service at the Guru Gobind Singh Sikh Center in Plainview on Aug. 6, 2014.