US Attorney General Eric Holder has been honoured by the Sikh community in America for his "exemplary service" to them during the "challenging times", especially after the 2012 attack on a Gurdwara in Wisconsin.
A member of Shiromani Gurdwara Prabandhak Committee on Tuesday approached the Supreme Court challenging constitutional validity of Haryana Sikh Gurdwara (Management) Act, 2014 under which a seperate committee was formed to manage the affairs of the Gurdwaras in the state.
Senior leaders of the Shiromani Akali Dal and the Shiromani Gurdwara Parbandhak Committee (SGPC) on one side and the newly-created Haryana Sikh Gurdwara Parbandhak Committee (HSGPC) Monday evening agreed to set up a panel to look into all aspects of control of Haryana gurdwaras to resolve the issue.
Shiromani Gurdwara Prabandhak Committee Saturday warned action against supporters of separate SGPC in Haryana to manage the affairs of gurdwaras there and said that any such move will be "directly challenging" Akal Takht - the supreme temporal body of the community.
The Shiromani Akali Dal Monday warned the Congress against a conspiracy to weaken the Shiromani Gurdwara Parbandhak Committee (SGPC) by trying to create a separate Sikh body to take control of gurdwaras in Haryana.
In a bid to stop a meat processing plant coming up right next to a gurdwara in the British city of Bradford, members of the Sikh community have decided to go to court, the Telegraph and Argus newspaper reported Wednesday.
The All India Sikh Students Federation (Bihar/Jharkhand Unit) Monday condemned the attack on Gurdwara Saheb during the ongoing agitation at Vijayanagaram in Andhra Pradesh and demanded action against the culprits.
Nearly two weeks after city councillors in Bradford approved a meat plant close to a gurdwara, leaders of the Sikh community are planning to invite leaders of other faiths to strengthen its fight against the move.