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Kashmir Sikh group protests Granth Sahib's alleged desecration

A Sikh group in Jammu and Kashmir on Saturday burnt effigy of Prime Minister Narendra Modi to protest the alleged desecration of their holy scripture in neighbouring Punjab and sought action against the culprits.

Oct 17, 2015, 14:04 PM IST

Canadian AG blocks Sikh group's attempt to prosecute PM Modi

A Canadian court has issued summons against Prime Minister Narendra Modi over lawsuit in connection with human rights violations during the 2002 Gujarat riots, but the order was blocked by Canadian Attorney General, a Sikh rights group said on Thursday.

Apr 16, 2015, 22:47 PM IST

Congress opposes appeal by rights group in 1984 riots case

The Congress party has opposed an appeal filed by a Sikh group that challenged dismissal of the 1984 rights violation case against it, saying the group does not represent the victims and US courts cannot rule on cases involving an incident that took place in India 30 years ago.

Aug 09, 2014, 14:21 PM IST

US Sikh group opposes immunity to Manmohan Singh

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.

Jun 17, 2014, 11:02 AM IST

US Sikh group opposes immunity to Manmohan Singh

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.

Jun 17, 2014, 10:07 AM IST

US court asks Sikh group to summon Manmohan Singh by June 18

A US court has asked a Sikh group to serve summons on Indian Prime Minister Manmohan Singh by June 18 or face dismissal of a case of alleged violation of human rights during his tenure.

Apr 25, 2014, 09:48 AM IST

US court permits Sikh group to summon Manmohan Singh

US court has granted a Sikh group`s plea to serve summons on Prime Minister Manmohan Singh in India under an international convention for alleged rights abuses during his tenure.

Mar 01, 2014, 22:57 PM IST

US court grants Sikh group`s plea to serve notice on Indian PM

A federal judge in Washington has granted a Sikh rights group the right to serve a notice on Indian Prime Minister Manmohan Singh through the Hague Service Convention.

Mar 01, 2014, 13:57 PM IST

Will give up J&K residency rights if Minority Act diluted: Sikh group

A Sikh organisation in Kashmir on Saturday said that the members of the community would surrender their residency rights in Jammu and Kashmir as a mark of protest if the state government went ahead with any move to dilute the Minority Act.

Feb 22, 2014, 19:13 PM IST

Sikh group asks to discontinue bin Laden-type costumes

A Sikh advocacy group here has asked big retailers like Walmart to discontinue selling an Osama bin Laden-type Halloween costume, saying the get-up perpetuates "negative stereotypes" about turbans which leads to violence and discrimination against community members.

Oct 01, 2013, 22:27 PM IST

Sikh group gets US court summons for Manmohan Singh

A Sikh rights group has managed to get yet another summons from a US court - this time against Indian Prime Minister Manmohan Singh ahead of his arrival here Thursday for a summit meeting with US President Barack Obama.

Sep 26, 2013, 19:55 PM IST

Sikh group delivers US court summons to Sonia Gandhi

A Sikh rights group says it has delivered a US federal court`s summons to Congress party president Sonia Gandhi, who is in New York for medical treatment.

Sep 11, 2013, 10:58 AM IST

Sikh group secures summons to Sonia Gandhi

66-year-old Gandhi, who had undergone a surgery in the US for an undisclosed ailment on August 5, 2011, had flown there for a check-up in February and again on September two last year.

Sep 10, 2013, 13:55 PM IST

Sikh group hopes to sue Indian official in US

Sikh group is offering USD 10,000 to anyone who serves an Indian head of state with federal lawsuit papers on his expected visit to Wisconsin next week.

Jun 29, 2013, 01:06 AM IST

Sikh group challenges US court order against Badal

An American Sikh group has challenged the dismissal of human rights violation case against Punjab Chief Minister Parkash Singh Badal.

Jun 15, 2013, 09:11 AM IST

Sikh group offers a million dollars for Sajjan Kumar`s conviction

A US based Sikh rights group has announced a million-dollar reward for those individuals whose testimony and evidence may result in the conviction of Congress leader Sajjan Kumar.

May 02, 2013, 12:24 PM IST

Sikh group demands action against perpetrators of `84 riots

A Sikh group on Saturday criticised the Centre for "failing" to punish those involved in the 1984 anti-Sikh riots.

Oct 27, 2012, 18:30 PM IST

Sikhs protest Sonia Gandhi`s presence in US

A US based Sikh group, has approached Hillary Clinton demanding the exclusion of Congress Party President Sonia Gandhi from the United States.

Mar 03, 2012, 12:55 PM IST

Sikh group lodges complaint against Big B

A US-based Sikh human rights group has lodged a criminal complaint against megastar Amitabh Bachchan with authorities in Australia, where he is set to receive an honorary doctorate, for his alleged role in instigating and abetting the 1984 Sikh riots.

Oct 19, 2011, 11:29 AM IST

Sikh group seeks UN intervention to save Bhullar

A Sikh advocacy group is seeking UN intervention to save Devinder Pal Singh Bhullar.

Jun 18, 2011, 14:51 PM IST