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Jul 12, 2019
Firstpost Explains: Here's how you can avail of the Delhi government's Mukhyamntri Tirth Yatra YojanaThe cabinet approved the Revenue Department proposal to begin the scheme titled Mukhyamantri Tirth Yatra Yojana to enable 1,100 senior citizens from each Assembly Constituency per year to undertake free pilgrimages
Jun 07, 2019
On Operation Blue Star's 35th anniversary, examining its historical precedents for SikhsAs we approach the 35th anniversary of Operation Blue Star, the Indira Gandhi-ordered attack on the Sri Harmandir Sahib and the Akal Takhat (where Jarnail Singh Bhindranwale was headquartered), it is impossible not to place it on the context of Sikh history.
Jun 05, 2019
Over 3,000 security personnel to maintain vigil in Amritsar on Operation Blue Star anniversaryAmritsar has turned into a virtual fortress ahead of the 35th anniversary of Operation Blue Star on 6 June, with more than 3,000 security personnel deployed and police maintaining a hawk-eyed vigil in sensitive areas
Apr 20, 2019
The Sikh: An Occidental Romance — Depictions of the community through a colonial lensThe paintings which are part of the exhibition The Sikh: An Occidental Romance make it evident that this community enjoyed the kind of pageantry that other native Indians did not, during British rule
Dec 20, 2018
Furious over Amazon selling doormats, toilet seats with Golden Temple image, Punjab CM, Sikh Coalition, seek apology from e-tailerThe Sikh Coalition asked Amazon that the objectionable items with images of the Golden Temple be permanently prohibited from sale and hoped that Amazon will do more to ensure similar products do not appear on its platform.
Dec 15, 2018
Connecting Kartarpur: Real estate prices go north in town bordering Sikh shrine, hoteliers expect tourism boomLarge swathes of land in and around the town are now being seen as perfect spots to set up infrastructure that would be needed to cater to the tourists visiting Dera Baba Nanak from across the world.
Nov 20, 2018
Deepika Padukone, Ranveer Singh wedding: Sikh body objects to Anand Karaj ceremony performed outside gurudwaraAn Italian Sikh organisation has objected top Deepika Padukone and Ranveer Singh taking the Guru Granth Sahib outside the gurudwara for the Anand Karaj ceremony.
Nov 19, 2018
Indira Gandhi 101st birth anniversary: From nationalising banks to liberating Bangladesh, Iron' Lady's key decisions revisitedToday is the 101st birth anniversary of India's former and only woman prime minister, Indira Gandhi. Indira, who was known as the "iron lady" of India is remembered for the tough decisions she took during her tenure as the prime minister of India and how she surprised her Opposition to come back in power for a fourth term in 1980.
Sep 22, 2018
Antonio Guterres to visit India in October: UN chief to participate in Gandhi Jayanti celebrations; will meet PM, President, EAMOn 1 October, UN chief Antonio Guterres will formally open the new UN House in New Delhi, and on 2 October he will participate in the closing session of the Mahatma Gandhi International Sanitation Convention.
Aug 24, 2018
BJP's RP Singh alleges Rahul Gandhi invoked Guru Nanak Dev only for votes, says he should apologise for 1984 riotsRahul Gandhi said the Congress's thought of "unity in diversity" came from the times of Guru Nanak Dev. In a sharp reaction to his remarks, Singh said Gandhi's thoughts are actually in line with the Congress culture of divide and rule.