Gurudwara attack: It's an act of terrorism, German police have arrested one person, says India

Gurudwara attack: It's an act of terrorism, German police have arrested one person, says India

The attack, believed to be carried out by Islamists, took place in Germany's Essen city. Authorities said it's an "entirely new" strike targeting the Sikhs.

'Radical Islamists behind terror attack on German Gurudwara'

An explosion at a gurudwara in Germany's Essen city was a "terror attack" carried out by radical Islamists, authorities have said for the first time, terming it as an "entirely new" strike targeting the Sikhs.

Cameron should apologise for Jallianwala Bagh massacre: WPO

As the nation paid homage to victims of the Jallianwala Bagh massacre, the World Punjabi Organisation (WPO) today urged British Prime Minister David Cameron to tender an apology for the incident that left thousands of Indians dead.

Watch UK PM David Cameron's message on the occasion of Vaisakhi

Watch UK PM David Cameron's message on the occasion of Vaisakhi

 Prime Minister David Cameron on Tuesday lauded the special contribution of Sikhs to British life through their hard work and entrepreneurial spirit.

Modi govt seeks data on recruitment of minorities in govt jobs

Modi govt seeks data on recruitment of minorities in govt jobs

The Narendra Modi government on Tuesday asked all Central ministries to give data on recruitment of minorities during 2015-16 and provide reasons for any decline in percentage of such recruitment.

Canada to offer formal apology for 1914 Komagata Maru tragedy

Almost 102 years after Canada turned away more than 376 migrants, mostly Sikhs from India, Prime Minister Justin Trudeau will formally apologise on May 18 for the incident that happened due to "discriminatory laws of the time".

Don't politicise issue of guidelines to curb Sikh-centric jokes: SC

The Supreme Court on Tuesday counselled the various parties before it seeking the guidelines for curbing racial comments and jokes on Sikhs and a clampdown on websites carrying Sikh-centric jokes not to fight among themselves and politicise the issue.

Sikhs can’t chant 'Bharat Mata ki Jai', 'Vande Mataram': SAD (Amritsar) leader

Sikhs can’t chant 'Bharat Mata ki Jai', 'Vande Mataram': SAD (Amritsar) leader

AIMIM legislator Waris Pathan was suspended from Maharashtra Assembly after he refused to say 'Bharat Mata Ki Jai'.

US presidential elections: Sikhs and Muslims join Donald Trump bandwagon

US presidential elections: Sikhs and Muslims join Donald Trump bandwagon

A group of Sikhs and Muslims mostly from South Asian countries have joined the Donald Trump bandwagon in the US state of Maryland, asserting that the Republican presidential frontrunner is "not against" their communities.

Stop using term ''Asian'' to describe Rotherham gang: Sikh group

Sikh Federation UK said the use of term "Asian" for the Rotherham gang is too vague and "besmirches" other communities.

PM Narendra Modi greets people on Guru Gobind Singh birthday

 Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Saturday extended greetings on the birthday of Guru Gobind Singh, the 10th guru of Sikh religion.

Several people injured in US Gurdwara fight

Several people were injured when a major fight broke out between two groups of Sikhs at a Gurdwara in the US state of California, apparently over leadership dispute, according to media reports.

Pakistani Sikhs split over sale of gurdwara land

The Sikh community in Pakistani Punjab is split over the sale of gurudwara land to build houses.

SC to consider community's view against jokes on Sardars

The Supreme Court on Monday said it will seriously consider examining a plea to ban websites displaying jokes on Sardars.

Census 2011: Muslims in Gujarat ahead in child sex ratio

Census 2011: Muslims in Gujarat ahead in child sex ratio

Also according to the census data, literacy rate among Muslim women in Gujarat is higher than among their Hindu counterparts.

India's child sex ratio dips to the lowest level since 1961; Hindus lead fall

India's child sex ratio dips to the lowest level since 1961; Hindus lead fall

The latest sex ratio data should certainly ring alarm bells to take action in order to save the girl child.

Sikhs in US feel they are victims of mistaken identity

Sikhs have been mistaken for terrorists and radicals and continue to suffer after 9/11terror attacks in the US.

'Hate crime': 68-year-old Sikh man abused, brutally attacked in US

A 68-year-old Sikh man has been brutally assaulted by two persons in the US state of California, prompting police to launch a “hate crime” probe into the latest such incident in the country.

Sikh Americans lead efforts to counter attacks on minorities

Washington: With hate crimes against Muslims and Sikhs rising in the wake of the terrorist attacks in Paris and California, 15 diverse civil rights and faith-based organisations, led by the National Sikh Campaign (NSC), have joined up to address hateful rhetoric against religious minorities.

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.