Sikhs protest against clean chit to Jagdish Tytler

 Scores of Sikhs and supporters of Delhi Sikh Gurdwara Management Committee today staged a protest outside CBI headquarters against its move to file a closure report giving clean chit to Congress leader Jagdish Tytler in the 1984 riots case.

Hate crimes against Sikh, Hindus on FBI tracking list

The US has included hate crimes against Hindus, Sikhs and Arab Americans in the tracking list of the FBI, meeting the long-pending demand of the minority communities who have been repeatedly targeted post 9/11.

J&K Sikh body against minority status for Kashmiri Pandits

A Sikh organisation in Kashmir today opposed the recommendation of a Parliamentary Standing Committee on granting minority status to Kashmiri Pandits saying such a move will have "serious repercussions".

Sikh festival 'Holla Mohalla' begins

The three-day Sikh festival - 'Holla Mohalla' - began on Wednesday at Sri Anandpur Sahib near here with a large number of devotees thronging the birth place of Guru Gobind Singh to pay their obeisance.

Racial bullying of Sikh boy in US: 'Ensure all children enjoy safe learning environment'

A day after a shocking video of a young Sikh boy being bullied by his schoolmates and called a "terrorist" appeared, a Sikh rights group has asked school authorities in the US to partner with parents, students and community groups to strengthen anti-bullying programmes.

Sikh boy in US shares footage of racist classmates

A shocking video of a bunch of school kids abusing a Sikh boy in the US state of Georgia was uploaded on video-sharing website YouTube and is going viral.

Hardliner Sikh taken into preventive custody

 A hardliner Sikh who had been sitting on an indefinite fast here for the past nearly 40 days demanding release of 82 prisoners, including some terrorists lodged in various jails of Punjab, was taken into preventive custody by police on Thursday.

Cameron visits Gurdwara in UK ahead of polls

British Prime Minister David Cameron on Friday visited one of the largest Gurdwaras in the UK and discussed the issues facing the Sikh community in the country, ahead of the national elections in May.

Texas allows Sikh police officer to wear articles of faith

An Indian-American Sikh is set to become the first police officer in the US state of Texas to serve while keeping his Sikh articles of faith, including a turban and beard.

US: Texas allows Sikh police officer to wear articles of faith

 An Indian-American Sikh is set to become the first police officer in the US state of Texas to serve while keeping his Sikh articles of faith, including a turban and beard.

Obama visit: APSCC asks Sikhs in Kashmir to remain vigilant

A Sikh organisation on Thursday asked people of Kashmir to remain vigilant and foil any attempts to target the minority communities in the valley ahead of the visit of US President Barack Obama to India.

US lawsuit demands terror label on Indian group

Sikh activists said they filed a lawsuit on Wednesday in New York demanding the United States blacklist as a terrorist organization a hardline Hindu group linked to India`s ruling party.

Gurbaksh Singh Khalsa ends his fast

Sikh activist Gurbaksh Singh Khalsa, who had been on fast for the last two months demanding release of Sikh prisoners across the country who had completed their jail terms, on Thursday ended his fast after a meeting with district administration officials and members of Delhi Sikh Gurudwara Management Committee.

Was never informed about re-conversions: Akal Takht

The supreme temporal body of the Sikhs Akal Takht on Thursday said it was never informed about the 're-conversion' of 128 people to Sikhism and the process needs to be "scrutinised".

'PK' has disparaged a Sikh as beggar: Sikh delegation to Swamy
'PK' has disparaged a Sikh as beggar: Sikh delegation to Swamy

Aamir Khan starrer ‘PK’ continues to generate controversies. A Sikh delegation has now said that the film has disparaged a Sikh as a beggar.

US Sikhs tap Obama, Clinton strategists to raise awareness

Sikhs in the US have tapped the services of top political strategists of President Barack Obama and former secretary of state Hillary Clinton to launch a nationwide media campaign to raise awareness about the community in the country.

110-yr-old `Christmas- loving` Sikh is oldest man in Britain

An Indian origin 110-year-old man will be celebrating his 111th Christmas in 2014.

Europe's oldest man set to celebrate 111th Christmas

 Europe's oldest man, a Punjab-born Sikh ex-labourer, is set to celebrate his 111th Christmas this year.

Rs 5 lakh relief each to kin of 1984 riot victims: Govt

An additional relief of Rs five lakh each to the kin of victims of the 1984 anti-Sikh riots has been approved by the government, the Rajya Sabha was informed on Wednesday.