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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.

Sikh group challenges dismissal of 1984 case against Congress

Last Updated: Saturday, May 24, 2014, 13:32

A Sikh rights group has challenged the dismissal of the 1984 rights violation case against Congress party before an appeals court here, saying the case "concerns" the US and it has "institutional standing" to seek judgment on behalf of the Sikh community.

Sikh group appeals dismissal of 1984 case against Congress

Last Updated: Saturday, May 24, 2014, 10:50

A US-based Sikh group has challenged the dismissal of a rights violation case against India`s Congress party relating to the 1984 anti-Sikh riots before the US Court of Appeals.

Indian-origin man jailed for 17 years for attempted murder

Last Updated: Friday, May 23, 2014, 22:39

A 27-year-old Indian-origin man in the UK was on Friday jailed for 17 years for a pre-meditated savage axe attack on a Sikh religious leader inside a Gurdwara.

Garamendi, Meehan to be new co-chair of American-Sikh Caucus

Last Updated: Friday, May 23, 2014, 10:30

The bipartisan American Sikh Congressional Caucus has announced the appointment of John Garamendi and Patrick Meehan as its new co-chairs.

New York Sikh cabbie jailed for 20 years for rape

Last Updated: Tuesday, May 13, 2014, 18:48

A Sikh taxi driver in New York has been sentenced to 20 years in prison for kidnapping and raping a 29-year-old female passenger three years ago, a media report said.

Punjab CM was informed about Khalsa college malpractices: Maharashtra Sikh Association

Last Updated: Saturday, May 10, 2014, 18:18

In the wake of the arrest of the principal of Khalsa College here for allegedly accepting bribe, the Maharashtra Sikh Association today said that it had written to Punjab CM Parkash Singh Badal drawing his attention to the "malpractices".

Bikram Singh Majithia undergoes penance, washes utensils at Nanded shrine

Last Updated: Thursday, May 08, 2014, 20:52

Punjab Revenue Minister Bikram Singh Majithia, who was handed out religious punishment for distorting a Sikh hymn on Thursday performed `Sewa` at Takht Sachkhand Sahib in Nanded.

Sikh, Muslim group to file complaint against amusement parks

Last Updated: Tuesday, April 29, 2014, 12:33

Sikh and Muslim rights group in California will file multiple complaints against an amusement parks chain that denied access to people from the two communities to certain rides, saying the religious head coverings worn by them posed safety hazards.