3 hrs ago
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.
5 hrs ago
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.
Fri Aug 08, 2014
Brampton residents rally together against racist flyers
Residents in Brampton say they are fed up with the flyers being circulated in their neighbourhoods expressing anti-immigration sentiments that immigrants and immigration is bad for Canada and Canadians.
Thu Aug 07, 2014
Court dismisses case of hurting Sikh sentiments against dera head
A local court on Thursday dismissed a seven-year-old case of hurting Sikh sentiments registered against Dera Sacha Sauda head Gurmeet Ram Rahim Singh, finally accepting a cancellation report filed by the Bathinda police.
Wed Aug 06, 2014
Akal Takht SGPC blame Haryana govt for violence
The Akal Takht, the highest temporal seat of Sikhism, and the Shiromani Gurdwara Parbandhak Committee has squarely blamed Haryana chief minister Bhupinder Singh Hooda and his government for starting a fratricidal feud in the Sikh community that led to violence in Kurukshetra and Kaithal.
Tue Aug 05, 2014
2-Year Anniversary of Shooting: Sikh Victim's Lessons Sustain Family
Punjab Singh spent a lifetime preaching the Sikh principles of optimism and hope - the very principles that his family now rely upon to sustain them during his slow recovery from being shot in the head two years ago by a white supremacist.
Capitol Hill Langar Highlights Sikh American Community
A woman dons a patka head cover during a Sikh langar, a group dinner of vegetarian fare.
Mon Aug 04, 2014
The Massacre at Oak Creek: Two Years Later
On the morning of August 5, 2012, the Sikh American community in the Milwaukee suburb of Oak Creek, Wisconsin, headed to gurdawara, their temple, to pray, as they had done so many other Sundays, surrounded by their community.
Sun Aug 03, 2014
Triangle Sikh community does day of service
On Sunday, members of the Sikh Gurdwara of North Carolina, a temple off North Roxboro Road in Durham, marked the anniversary with a "day of seva," or selfless community service, the first of what will likely become an annual tradition.