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Sikhs begin free hearse service for Covid victims

Lucknow, May 6 | The Sikh community in Lucknow has, once again, risen to the occasion.After organizing food langars and mask langar, the Lucknow...

Sikhs in Pakistan on verge of becoming extinct minority group

New Delhi/Islamabad, May 3 | In 2019, Pakistan claimed positive global attention when it opened the Sikh gurdwara at Kartarpur to pilgrims from India....

Sikhs in Kanpur organise ‘mask langar’ for the needy

Kanpur, April 29 | In a novel gesture, the Sikh community in Kanpur has launched a 'mask langar' under which they are distributing free...

FB Oversight Board overturns move to purge post on Sikhs in...

New Delhi, April 29 | The independent content Oversight Board on Thursday said it has overturned Facebook's original decision to remove a post about...

Four Sikhs massacred while at work in US shooting (Ld)

By Arul LouisNew York, April 17 | Four Sikhs were massacred at a FedEx facility in Indianapolis when a former employee stormed the complex...

Biden, Harris greet Sikhs on Gurupurab

New York, Dec 1 | US President-elect Joe Biden and Vice President-elect Kamala Harris have greeted Sikhs on the occasion of Gurupurab commemorating...

Sikhs fume over Pak’s Kartarpur shocker

By Ateet Sharma New Delhi, Nov 6 | Pakistan Prime Minister Imran Khan -- the man who is lecturing the world on breaking the "cycle...

Pak invites Indian Sikhs for Guru Nanak’s 551st birth anniversary

Islamabad, Oct 19 | The Pakistan government has sent out invitations to Indian Sikhs to attend celebrations marking the 551st birth anniversary of Guru...

Pak kills Sikhs, but funds, fuels Khalistani terror elsewhere: Canadian expert

New Delhi, Sep 20 | Pakistan has been eliminating its Sikh population for decades through killings, rapes, abductions and forced marriages of young women,...

Sikhs being counted as separate ‘ethno-religious’ group in US census

By Arul LouisNew York, Sep 8 | In a break from the US constitutional separation of state and religion, the administration of President...

India, US offer citizenship to last remaining Afghan Hindus, Sikhs

By Rahul KumarNew Delhi, Aug 20 | The beleaguered Hindu and Sikh minorities of Afghanistan have found support in not just India, but also...

DSGMC delegation contacts MEA over repatriation of Sikhs, Hindus from Afghanistan

New Delhi, July 27 | A delegation of Delhi Sikh Gurdwara Management Committee (DSGMC) led by Manjinder Singh Sirsa on Monday met J.P. Singh,...

BJP & allies welcome 1st batch of Afghan Sikhs post CAA

New Delhi, July 26 | Months after the Citizenship Amendment Act (CAA) came into force, the ruling Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) and its ally...

Quetta gurdwara handed over to Sikhs after 73 years

Quetta, July 23 | The government in Pakistan's Balochistan province has handed over a 200-year-old gurdwara to the Sikh community after a period of...

US Senators urge emergency refugees protection for Afghan Sikhs, Hindus

Washington, June 27 | Twenty US Senators have urged President Donald Trump's administration to grant emergency refugee protections to Sikh and Hindu communities in...

Akal Takht: Sikhs can’t be defined by Khalistan alone

By Aarti Tikoo SinghNew Delhi, June 14 | In a significant move, the acting chief of the Sri Akal Takht Sahib, the highest temporal...

From BJP to Gujjars to Sikhs, why has ‘Patal Lok’ angered...

New Delhi, May 28 | The BJP may not have officially criticised the move of using its Uttar Pradesh MLA Nandkishore Gurjar's picture...

Pakistani Sikhs to celebrate Baisakhi on Tuesday

Islamabad, April 13 | The Sikh community in Pakistan will celebrate the traditional spring festival of Baisakhi as well as the 321st anniversary of...

Bodies of 3 Sikhs killed in Kabul to be back on...

Chandigarh, March 29 | Union Food Processing Minister Harsimrat Kaur Badal on Sunday said bodies of three Sikhs killed in the Kabul gurdwara attack,...

Evacuate Sikhs stranded in Afghanistan: Punjab CM

Chandigarh, March 28 | Punjab Chief Minister Amarinder Singh on Saturday sought the intervention of the Minister of External Affairs for evacuation of Sikh...

UN: Asylum rights of Sikhs, Hindus fleeing Afghanistan attacks ‘must be...

By Arul LouisUnited Nations, March 27 | Asylum rights must be respected for Sikhs and Hindus who may be fleeing religious persecution in Afghanistan...

Jamaat-e-Islami condemns attack on Sikhs in Kabul

New Delhi, March 26 | A day after the attack on a gurudwara in Kabul left at least 25 Sikhs dead, the Jamaat-e-Islami Hind...

ISIS claims responsibility for massacre of 27 Sikhs in Kabul (3rd...

New Delhi/Kabul, March 25 | The Islamic State Khorasan (ISKP) has claimed responsibility for the terror attack on a Gurudwara in central Kabul in...

Several Sikhs feared dead in Gurudwara terror attack in Kabul (Ld)

By Aarti Tikoo SinghNew Delhi/Kabul, March 25 | Several members of the Sikh community were feared to have been killed in a terror attack...

UK Sikhs announce next step in fight against ethnic rights

London, Jan 7 | The Sikh community in the UK fighting for the recognition of ethnic rights, has announced they have started the process...

Shia protest in Kanpur, Sikhs in Lucknow

Lucknow, Jan 6 | Hundreds of Shia Muslims and Sikhs protested separately in different parts of Uttar Pradesh. While Shia Muslims protested against the...

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RBI’s Regulations Review Authority sets up advisory group

Mumbai, May 7 | The Regulations Review Authority of the Reserve Bank of India (RBI) has constituted an advisory group to support it.The group...