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US Sikh group opposes immunity to Manmohan Singh

Last Updated: Tuesday, June 17, 2014, 11:02

US based rights group "Sikhs for Justice" has challenged US government`s suggestion to a Washington court to grant immunity to former Indian prime minister Manmohan Singh in a human rights violation case.

US Sikh group opposes immunity to Manmohan Singh

Last Updated: Tuesday, June 17, 2014, 10:07

US based rights group "Sikhs for Justice" has challenged US government`s suggestion to a Washington court to grant immunity to former Indian prime minister Manmohan Singh in a human rights violation case.

Punjab CM Parkash Singh Badal urges Centre to set up probe panel for 1984 riots

Last Updated: Saturday, June 14, 2014, 00:29

Punjab Chief Minister Parkash Singh Badal on Friday urged the Centre to set up an inquiry committee to find out the "real reasons" of 1984 anti-Sikh riots and role of politicians and officials.

Sikh body demands minority status for the community in J&K

Last Updated: Wednesday, June 11, 2014, 19:28

Hoping that the BJP-led NDA government will resolve the "pending issues" related to the Sikh residents of Jammu and Kashmir, an organisation representing the community here today said that the Centre should grant minority status to them.

US court dismisses 1984 case against Sonia Gandhi

Last Updated: Wednesday, June 11, 2014, 10:19

A US federal court in Brooklyn has dismissed a lawsuit filed by a Sikh rights organisation accusing Congress party president Sonia Gandhi of shielding party leaders allegedly involved in violence against Sikhs in November 1984.

300 Indian Sikh pilgrims visit Pak for Jor Mela festival

Last Updated: Monday, June 09, 2014, 01:15

Over 300 Indian Sikh pilgrims arrived here on Sunday to attend the Jor Mela celebrations of Guru Arjan Dev Jee, the fifth of the 10 Sikh gurus.

Pakistan issues visas to 341 Sikh pilgrims

Last Updated: Saturday, June 07, 2014, 00:06

Pakistan on Friday issued visas to 341 Sikh pilgrims to visit Guru Arjan Dev Ji (Jore mela) celebrations to be held between June 8 and 17.

Soha to learn Punjabi for film on 1984 anti-Sikh riots

Last Updated: Thursday, June 05, 2014, 11:49

Actress Soha Ali Khan, who is in the Gungrana village in Ludhiana shooting for a film on the 1984 anti-Sikh riots, says she`s learning Punjabi for her role.

Court reserves order if fresh charge be added against Jagdish Tytler

Last Updated: Saturday, May 31, 2014, 15:27

A Delhi court on Saturday reserved for July 2 its order on whether charge of criminal intimidation be added against Congress leader Jagdish Tytler in a defamation complaint filed against him by a senior lawyer, appearing for victims in the 1984 anti-Sikh riot cases.

SAD to discuss anti-Sikh riots issue with Union Home Ministry

Last Updated: Friday, May 30, 2014, 15:22

Shiromani Akali Dal president Sukhbir Singh Badal on Friday said the party will soon hold a discussion with the Union Home Ministry on the issue of 1984 anti-Sikh riots to put perpetrators of heinous crime behind bars.

US Sikhs hire Clinton`s ex-strategist for changing perception

Last Updated: Friday, May 30, 2014, 08:48

The newly formed National Sikh Campaign launched by US Sikhs has announced to have a former chief strategist of Hillary Clinton to begin the first-ever exploration of creating positive perception about Sikhs among Americans.

Pak Sikhs threaten protests against holy book desecration

Last Updated: Tuesday, May 27, 2014, 16:22

A Sikh organisation in Pakistan has threatened to launch countrywide protests if those who allegedly desecrated the Sikh holy book are not arrested by Saturday.