Germany sets up special commission to probe gurudwara blast

A special commission has been set up to probe an explosion at a gurudwara in Germany as authorities in the western city of Essen assured India that all steps will be taken to ensure security for all minorities including the Sikhs.

Germany sets up special commission to probe gurdwara explosion

Germany sets up special commission to probe gurdwara explosion

A special commission has been set up by Germany's western city of Essen for a thorough probe into the gurdwara explosion in which three persons were injured, even as India's Consul General in Frankfurt visited the Sikh community and held talks with authorities.

‘Pranab, I know of the consequences’ - Indira Gandhi to Mukherjee on Operation Bluestar

‘Pranab, I know of the consequences’ - Indira Gandhi to Mukherjee on Operation Bluestar

President Pranab Mukherjee in the second volume of his memoir, The Turbulent Years: 1980-96, has shared account of couple significant events during the 1980’s and early 1990’s.

Campaign to ban Sikh jokes websites gets massive support

An online campaign to ban on 5,000-odd websites that carry Santa-Banta jokes at the cost of the Sikh community has received massive support, the initiators of the campaign have said.

'Canada's Sikhs to provide Syrian refugees free meal, housing'

The Sikh community in Canada will help Syrian refugees with free food, clothing, housing and schooling upon their arrival, an Indian-origin MP has said.

Gurdwara in Pakistan reopens for worship after 73 years

The local residents assured the jirga that they did not have any objection over reopening of the Gurdwara.

Rahul Gandhi's Punjab visit a 'photo opportunity': SAD

Shiromani Akali Dal (SAD) on Friday termed Congress vice president Rahul Gandhi's Punjab visit as nothing more than a "photo opportunity" to bolster his sagging image.

Memorial to honour Sikh soldiers unveiled in Britain

 In a first, the Sikh community has unveiled in Staffordshire county in Britain a memorial statue to honour the Sikh soldiers who fought during the First World War, a media report said.

Supreme Court may ban jokes ridiculing Sikhs community

Supreme Court may ban jokes ridiculing Sikhs community

The Supreme Court agreed to hear a petition demanding a ban on about 5000 websites showing the Sikh community in poor light.

Check out: Bollywood's Singh Kings

Check out: Bollywood's Singh Kings

Men sporting turban have wooed moviegoers with their macho personality and charismatic screen presence.

Akshay Kumar salutes Sikh community of fashion world

Akshay Kumar salutes Sikh community of fashion world

Bollywood actor Akshay Kumar along with his co-stars from his forthcoming film ‘Singh Is Bliing’ including Amy Jackson and Lara Dutta paid tribute to the Sikh community of fashion industry in the form of unique show titled ‘Style and the Sikh’. The collection showcased Sikh models with designs by JJ Valaya and choreography by Harmeet Bajaj.

Sikhs benefited from Singapore prosperity

 Sikhs in Singapore have benefited from the country's prosperity by participating in its early days of development, a prominent Sikh leader said here on Sunday.

Manbir Kaur becomes first Sikh girl in Pakistan to top Class 10 exam

Manbir Kaur becomes first Sikh girl in Pakistan to top Class 10 exam

In a first, Manbir Kaur who is a Gursikh girl, has made the Sikhs in Pakistan feel proud by topping her Matriculation exam by scoring 1023 marks out of 1100.

Old church building in US being renovated as Sikh temple

The Sikh community in a major city in the US state of Illinois will have their first Gurudwara soon by converting a 30,000 square feet foreclosed building that earlier served as a Baptist church.

Sikhs end protests in Jammu, army withdrawn

 Life began limping to normalcy here on Saturday as authorities withdrew the army from areas that saw street protests over the removal of posters of Sikh militant Jarnail Singh Bhindranwale.

Australian Sikh community outraged over smoking cartoon

Sikhs in Australia have expressed outrage after a daily published a cartoon of a Sikh man smoking a cigar, a media report said on Friday.

Sikhs honour US Attorney General Eric Holder

The Sikh community here has honoured outgoing US Attorney General Eric Holder with a Siropa and a Sewa Service Award.

Sikh Americans urge Modi to release Sikhs languishing in jails

The Sikh community in the US has appealed to Prime Minister Narendra Modi to release Sikhs languishing in Indian jails despite being eligible for parole.

Malaysia Sikhs lodge report against offensive online comment

Police are investigating reports lodged by members of Malaysia`s Sikh community against a Facebook user for posting an offensive comment against the founder of the faith, Guru Nanak, a media report said Saturday.

Sikh leaders share ideas with Modi on Punjab

New York: Sikh community leaders from the United States and Canada shared Saturday evening ideas with Prime Minister Narendra Modi on how they could work together on matters relating to Punjab.