Sikh community

Pakistan's Sikh community disappointed at being 'left out' from census

Members and leaders of the Sikh community in Peshawar expressed their disappointment at being "left out" of the national census, saying they feared their community would not be adequately represented in Pakistan`s first national headcount in 19 years.

Mar 19, 2017, 09:29 AM IST

Will Supreme Court ban jokes against Sikh community? Hearing to take place today

The Supreme Court will on Monday hear a petition filed by advocate Harvinder Choudhry seeking a ban on jokes against the Sikh community.

Jan 02, 2017, 12:06 PM IST

Will Supreme Court ban jokes against Sikh community? Hearing to take place today

The Supreme Court will on Monday hear a petition filed by advocate Harvinder Choudhry seeking a ban on jokes against the Sikh community.

Jan 02, 2017, 12:06 PM IST

SC to hear plea seeking ban on Santa-Banta jokes ridiculing Sikh community

The Supreme Court will today hear a petition filed by advocate Harvinder Choudhry seeking a ban on jokes against the Sikh community. 

Jan 02, 2017, 10:38 AM IST

Guru Nanak Jayanti: Diljit Dosanjh dedicates 'Dhan Guru Nanak' to devotees

Diljit Dosanjh sings 'Dhan Guru Nanak' in Guru Nanak's glory!

Nov 14, 2016, 17:17 PM IST

Guru Gobind Singh's 350th 'Prakash Parv': 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.

Nov 14, 2016, 11:32 AM IST

Explained—Significance of number 13 in Sikhism!

Know how lucky is number 13 in Sikhism!

Aug 13, 2016, 17:12 PM IST

Sikh holy book desecrated in California, community demands swift action

The Sikh community in Union City, California is protesting against an unidentified man desecrating the Guru Granth Sahib.

Aug 11, 2016, 13:47 PM IST

Ajay Devgn unveils the poster of ‘Sons of Sardaar’

Ajay Devgn’s magnum opus ‘Sons of Sardaar’ will reportedly be a tribute to the 21 Sikh warriors who sacrificed their lives in the Battle of Saragarhi in 1897.

Jul 29, 2016, 11:40 AM IST

'A Flying Jatt' is most pro-Sikh community film ever: Ekta Kapoor

Directed by Remo D'Souza, "A Flying Jatt" features Tiger Shroff and Jacqueline Fernandez in the lead roles.

Jul 18, 2016, 19:22 PM IST

Shameful act of racism! Sikh man kicked out of queue to watch Wimbledon match in UK

The Sikh man previously been warned about his conduct in The Queue on up to six separate occasions during this year's Championships.

Jul 13, 2016, 20:01 PM IST

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.

Apr 18, 2016, 17:09 PM IST

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.

Apr 18, 2016, 13:59 PM IST

‘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.

Jan 28, 2016, 17:10 PM IST

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.

Dec 13, 2015, 21:14 PM IST

'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.

Nov 24, 2015, 20:48 PM IST

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.

Nov 14, 2015, 23:08 PM IST

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.

Nov 06, 2015, 22:03 PM IST

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.

Nov 02, 2015, 14:19 PM IST

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.

Oct 30, 2015, 17:44 PM IST