New Zealand: Sikh samaritan awarded who removed turban to help wounded boy

A 22-year-old 'Sikh samaritan' in New Zealand, who made global headlines after he broke religious protocol by removing his turban to help a profusely bleeding child, was on Friday given a top police award for his act of "outstanding compassion and empathy".

Sikh pilgrims killed while returning from Hemkund Sahib

Two Sikh pilgrims were killed while returning from Hemkund Sahib on Saturday when their motorcycle was hit by an unknown vehicle on Rishikesh-Badrinath highway in Tehri district.

Wales man held guilty of trying to kill Sikh dentist

A Wales court has held a man guilty of attempt to murder for attacking a Sikh dentist with a machete at North Wales` Tesco Mold supermarket in January, a media report said on Friday.

600 Indian Sikh devotees reach Pakistan for 'Jor Mela'
600 Indian Sikh devotees reach Pakistan for 'Jor Mela'

More than 600 Indian Sikh devotees arrived in Pakistan today to observe the 409th death anniversary of fifth Sikh Guru Arjan Dev on June 16.

Youth climbs water tank in support of Sikh activist's demand

A 25-year-old man climbed atop a water tank at Hasanpur area on Tuesday and threatened to commit suicide against the detention of 80-year-old Sikh activist Surat Singh Khalsa here.

JKNPP demands judicial probe into killing of Sikh youth

The Jammu and Kashmir National Panthers Party (JKNPP) on Saturday demanded a judicial probe into the clashes between police and Sikh youth here, in which one person was killed.

Violence in Jammu after Sikh protesters hurl stones at cops

A group of Sikhs blocked roads and burnt tyres here on Thursday denouncing the removal of a poster carrying the picture of militant Sikh leader Jarnail Singh Bhindrawale.

DSGMC raises issue of 'blacklisted' Sikhs with Indian envoy

A New Delhi-based Sikh group has taken up with the Indian envoy in the US concerns of the Sikh Diaspora, including the inability of several of them to visit India after they sought political asylum in US, Canada and other countries during the turbulent years of the 1980s.

Badal forms committee to resolve cases of Sikh prisoners

Punjab Chief Minister Parkash Singh Badal on Thursday constituted a high-level committee to ensure timely resolution of pending matters related to Sikh prisoners within the ambit of existing rules and regulations.

Watch: Young Sikh boy takes on a bully outside UK school
Watch: Young Sikh boy takes on a bully outside UK school

A YouTube video of a young Sikh boy's brawl with a bully outside a UK school has gone viral on social media.

Sikh man rewarded for cradling injured boy's head with turban

A Sikh man from India, who made international headlines after he broke religious protocol by removing his turban to help a profusely bleeding child in New Zealand, has been presented with a truckload of new furniture for his sparsely decorated flat by a TV station.

Sikh man made mayor of British district

 Indian-origin councillor Parvinder Singh Batth was chosen as the mayor of Britain`s Wokingham Borough Council, the first Sikh to hold the position, media reported on Friday.

Sikh who removed turban to help wounded boy lauded worldwide

A young Sikh from India who did not hesitate to break religious protocol by removing his turban to help an injured child bleeding profusely after an accident in New Zealand`s largest city of Auckland has earned worldwide praise.

Sikh removes turban to help bleeding child in New Zealand

 A 22-year-old Sikh man broke religious protocol by removing his turban to help a profusely bleeding child following a road accident in New Zealand, garnering praise for his humanitarian effort, a media report said on Saturday.

Sikh breaks religious protocol to help injured child

 A young Sikh did not hesitate to break religious protocol by removing his turban to help an injured child bleeding profusely after an accident in New Zealand`s largest city of Auckland, media reports said on Saturday.

Delhi Sikh body sends 25,000 food packets to Nepal

The Delhi Sikh Gurdwara Managing Committee (DSGMC) on Monday sent 25,000 food packets to the quake-hit Nepal to help those affected there.

Hinduism not a religion but a way of life, says PM Modi as he visits gurdwara, temple in Vancouver
Hinduism not a religion but a way of life, says PM Modi as he visits gurdwara, temple in Vancouver

After wooing the audience in Toronto, Prime Minister Narendra Modi visited the Laxmi Narayan temple and a gurdwara and in Vancouver.

SGPC, Sikh groups see red in Sikh-related films

Bollywood and other films showing anything to do with the Sikh religion or portraying characters as Sikhs are running into trouble with the Shiromani Gurdwara Parbandhak Committee (SGPC), the mini-parliament of Sikh religion, and other Sikh groups.

Pakistan issues visa to Sikh devotees for Baisakhi

The Pakistan High Commission has issued visas to almost 2,000 Sikh devotees for Baisakhi.

CM Parkash Singh Badal condemns attack on Sikh in Birmingham

The Punjab Chief Minster Parkash Singh Badal on Tuesday strongly condemned the assault on a Sikh man on a crowded street in Birmingham in United Kingdom earlier in the day.