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Guru Nanak Jayanti: Know more about the sacred Panj Takht

Guru Nanak Jayanti: Know more about the sacred Panj Takht

Today, as we celebrate Guru Nanak Jayanti, we will take you through the five most sacred Gurudwaras of the Sikhs in India which are collectively called the Panj Takht.

Tension grips Jalandhar as torn pages of Guru Granth Sahib, Bhagavad Gita found in canal

Tension grips Jalandhar as torn pages of Guru Granth Sahib, Bhagavad Gita found in canal

A protest has been launched by Sikh Talmel Committee and some Hindu organisations at Kapurthala chowk in Jalandhar after several torn pages of Guru Granth Sahib andBhagavad Gita were found in canal.

Divorce rates lowest among Hindus; more prevalent in Muslims, reveals latest Census data | Know details

Divorce rates lowest among Hindus; more prevalent in Muslims, reveals latest Census data | Know details

A startling data of Census has revealed many important aspects and rates of divorce and separation in various religions.

Eyeing Punjab polls? AAP government to repair riot-hit Sikhs' houses, announces Arvind Kejriwal

Eyeing Punjab polls? AAP government to repair riot-hit Sikhs' houses, announces Arvind Kejriwal

The survivors of the 1984 anti-Sikh riots were staying put in "horrible" conditions in the national capital and the Delhi government will repair their houses, Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal said on Tuesday.

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.