Sikh community

Asaram`s comparison with Guru Nanak angers Sikhs, case filed

In fresh trouble for controversial godman Asaram Bapu, a case has been filed against his ashram and close aides for comparing him to first Sikh saint, Guru Nanak Dev.

Aug 26, 2013, 12:16 PM IST

Muslims poorest among religious groups: Govt survey

Among various religious groups, Muslims have the lowest living standard with the average per capita expenditure of just Rs 32.66 in a day, says a government survey.

Aug 20, 2013, 18:49 PM IST

Most of UK-based Sikhs `proud of Britain`

Although three-quarters of Sikhs in Britain have experienced racism, 95 percent of the community is still proud of being born or living in Britain.

Jun 06, 2013, 15:35 PM IST

Sikh community in US concerned over backlash

Sikh Americans expressed concern over the possible backlash against the community in the aftermath of the twin bomb blasts in Boston marathon early this week.

Apr 20, 2013, 19:10 PM IST

Sikh joins other religions demanding strict gun control laws

Members of the Sikh community joined other religious leaders in urging the US Cong to pass strict gun control laws to prevent the recent surge in gun violence in the country, including the one at a Wisconsin Gurdwara last year.

Apr 12, 2013, 22:49 PM IST

Sikh Americans join Obama in calling for gun control

Members of the Sikh Community joined President Barack Obama as he sought to spur lawmakers into action against gun violence in the wake of tragedies like the Newtown massacre in December that killed 20 first-graders.

Mar 30, 2013, 00:47 AM IST

Sikh community in US seeks gun-control measures

A Sikh group has urged communities of all faiths to observe Feb 5, marking six months of the Aug 5 shooting at a Sikh gurdwara in Oak Creek.

Feb 02, 2013, 12:21 PM IST

Ajay Devgn to delete offensive content from `Son of Sardar`

Bowing before the sentiments of the Sikh community, actor-filmmaker Ajay Devgn has agreed to delete certain offensive dialogues and scenes from his forthcoming venture `Son of Sardar`.

Oct 05, 2012, 08:41 AM IST

Sikh community should be given benefits of minorities in J&K

The Sikh community in Kashmir should be extended all the benefits enjoyed by minorities in other parts of the country, SS Ahluwalia demanded.

Sep 23, 2012, 22:02 PM IST

Ajay Devgn to meet Sikh community over `Son of Sardaar`

After several allegations that his upcoming film `Son of Sardaar` hurts religious sentiments, actor-producer Ajay Devgn is all set to meet members of the Sikh community here and show them the film.

Sep 02, 2012, 16:02 PM IST

America has much to learn from Sikhs: Harvard professor

A Harvard professor has said Sikhs have emerged as a role model for Americans.

Aug 17, 2012, 20:23 PM IST

Museum on Punjabi immigrants opens in American city

A multi-media exhibition celebrating Punjabi community`s contribution has opened in a Sikh-dominated Californian city.

Apr 02, 2012, 19:11 PM IST

Rajoana protests reach J&K, dozens held

Police on Wednesday detained dozens of Sikh community members here, protesting against the scheduled hanging of Balwant Singh Rajoana.

Mar 28, 2012, 14:17 PM IST

Singapore minister lauds contribution of Sikh community

Singapore`s 15,000-strong Sikh community hosts the
Vesakhi Mela every year.

Apr 24, 2011, 23:57 PM IST

US school bans `kirpan`; Sikh community concerned

The Sikh community says kirpan symbolises their commitment to fighting evils.

Jan 06, 2011, 13:42 PM IST

Sikh community portrayed as very regal, noble in movie ‘No Problem’: Kapoor

Bollywood actor and producer Anil Kapoor said his upcoming comedy movie ‘No Problem’ portrays the Sikh community as regal and noble.

Dec 10, 2010, 17:16 PM IST

SGPC to send delegation to Kashmir

The Shiromani Gurudawara Prabandhak Committee (SGPC) is to send a delegation to the Kashmir Valley to meet members of the Sikh community.

Aug 24, 2010, 14:38 PM IST

1984 riots: Sikh community demands action against Tytler, Sajjan

The Sikh community has appealed to the Central Government to take strict action against former Congress leaders Jagdish Tytler and Sajjan Kumar for their alleged role in the 1984 anti-Sikh riots.

Jan 03, 2010, 10:53 AM IST

Pak Rangers gets first officer from Sikh community

Amarjeet Singh has become the first Sikh to be inducted as an officer in the paramilitary Pakistan Rangers, following closely on the heels of other members of minority communities who have joined the Army and foreign service.

Oct 12, 2009, 12:53 PM IST