Sikhs

Sikhs angry as 'kirpan' gets banned in some Australian schools after stabbing incident

The SGPC are distraught over the banning of Sikhs religious symbol 'kirpan' at government schools in Australia's New South Wales. 

May 18, 2021, 22:12 PM IST

DNA Exclusive: How Khalistan's objectives are dangerous for India's national integrity?

Khalistan means 'The Land of Khalsa' i.e. a separate nation for the Khalsa or a separate nation for the Sikhs. Khalsa was founded in the year 1699 by Gobind Singh, the 10th Guru of the Sikhs. Khalsa means pure but over time, the idea was changed and it got politicised. To understand this, today we will reverse some pages of history and for this, you will have to go back 100 years with us.

Feb 19, 2021, 00:30 AM IST

Fight to restore the lost glory of Punjabi language continues in UK

Indians and Pakistanis living in the UK have intensified their campaign to bring back the Punjabi language as the second most spoken language in the UK. “All Punjabi families should proactively identify Punjabi as their mother language as Punjabi is a global language spoken across the world by approximately 115 million people,” Dr Iqtidar Cheema said.  

Feb 12, 2021, 13:09 PM IST

Pakistani Sikhs demand severe punishment for Nankana Sahib aggressors, anger rising among minorities

Pakistani Sikhs are extremely upset with mild punishment to those who attacked the Nankana Sahib Gurudwara. They have demanded stricter punishment for the attackers
Anger is apparently rising among the minorities in Pakistan.

Jan 16, 2021, 11:21 AM IST

Nihang Sikhs attack, chop-off ASI's hand during coronavirus COVID-19 curfew in Patiala; took shelter in gurudwara

The incident occurred when the cops stopped the vehicle of Nihang Sikhs at the check point outside the Patiala wholesale vegetable market.

Apr 12, 2020, 13:55 PM IST

Three Sikhs stabbed to death after clashes between community members in London, two arrested

Speaking on Monday, the Chief Superintendent of Police Stephen Clayman said that those arrested and the victims knew each other. “We believe the groups involved are members of the Sikh community,” the Guardian quoted him. 

Jan 20, 2020, 18:59 PM IST

Will not allow Trinamool Congress leaders to visit Uttar Pradesh: DGP

The Uttar Pradesh DGP said that police officer and civil administration officials is reaching out to community member and their leaders requesting them to cooperate in maintaining law and order.

Dec 22, 2019, 13:14 PM IST

Afghanistan grants long-term permits to Afghan-origin Hindus, Sikhs living in India

No visa will be required by Afghan origin Hindus and Sikhs citizens living in India to travel to Afghanistan as the country has granted long-term permits and national identification cards even if the citizens have taken an Indian passport.

Dec 14, 2019, 14:22 PM IST

Granthi performs first-ever Sikh prayer at US Congress to commemorate 550th birth anniversary of Guru Nanak

To commemorate the 550th birth anniversary of Guru Nanak Dev, a granthi Giani Sukhvinder Singh performed a Sikh prayer for the first time at the opening ceremony of the US Congress from the Senate's side. The prayer is seen as a move to strengthen interfaith dialogue.

Oct 17, 2019, 18:12 PM IST

Imran Khan's effigy burnt, protests erupt in Punjab over Sikh girl's abduction and forceful conversion case

Activists of Bajrang Dal Hindustan on Sunday set fire to the effigy of Pakistan Prime Minister Imran Khan in Amritsar and called for solidarity between Hindu and Sikhs to protest against the continued lack of action by the Pakistani government on the abduction of the Sikh girl, who was forcibly converted and then married to a Muslim man, in Lahore.

Sep 01, 2019, 17:54 PM IST

Seema Paar: How Sikhs and other minorities in Pakistan face clear and present danger

At a time when Sikhs worldwide are celebrating the 550th birth anniversary of Baba Guru Nanak, Pakistan has failed miserably in ensuring and guaranteeing the safety of the community living in the country. Watch this video to know more.

Aug 31, 2019, 22:54 PM IST

Watch Debate: Pakistan's conditions on the faith of Sikhs, Why?

This segment of Zee News brings to you discussion on concurrent issues. Today's topic for debate is - Pakistan's conditions on the faith of Sikhs, Why? Watch this video to know more.

Jun 24, 2019, 13:14 PM IST

Govt to issue Rs 550 coin to commemorate birth anniversary of Guru Nanak Dev

1496 was the year when the founder of Sikhism and the first of the 10 gurus, Guru Nanak Dev was born.

Jun 05, 2019, 19:56 PM IST

'Historical Guru Nanak palace' in Pakistan's Punjab province partially demolished by locals

The Guru Nanak Palace was constructed over four centuries ago in Bathanwala village on New Lahore Road.

May 27, 2019, 17:56 PM IST

Guru Gobind Singh birth anniversary: Devotees throng gurudwaras to pay homage to tenth Sikh guru

Guru Gobind Singh - the tenth Sikh guru, founded the `Khalsa Panth`.

Jan 13, 2019, 12:43 PM IST

BJP asks Rahul Gandhi to apologise for 1984 anti-Sikh riots

Rahul should apologise for the heinous crime in front of Akal Takht at Golden Temple in Amritsar, demanded BJP.

Aug 24, 2018, 16:38 PM IST

Sikh's forced conversion to Islam: SAD delegation to meet Pakistan High Commission

A delegation of Shiromani Akali Dal (SAD) members will meet Pakistan High Commission officials at on Wednesday evening to discuss the issue of forcible conversion of Sikhs in Pakistan.

Dec 20, 2017, 13:30 PM IST

British government must apologise for Jallianwala Bagh massacre: London Mayor

Khan called the 1919 massacre one of the most horrific events in Indian history.

Dec 06, 2017, 19:40 PM IST

Over 6000 hate crimes recorded against Hindus, Sikhs in US: FBI

The United States witnessed more hate crimes in 2016 than the previous year, with an increase of 4.6 percent from 2015, new FBI data showed.

Nov 14, 2017, 19:32 PM IST

Court directs Google to remove hate videos against Sikhs

According to ANI, accused Sakshi Bhardwaj had posted the videos online.

Nov 02, 2017, 21:06 PM IST