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Attack on Nankana Sahib: Main accused in vandalism of Pakistani gurudwara arrested by police, charged under anti-terrorism act
India

Attack on Nankana Sahib: Main accused in vandalism of Pakistani gurudwara arrested by police, charged under anti-terrorism act

The main accused in the recent incident of vandalism at Gurdwara Nankana Sahib in Pakistan has been arrested and charged with anti-terrorism act, a top official said on Monday

Attack on Nankana Sahib: SGPC to send 4-member delegation to Pakistan, appeals Imran Khan govt to take strict action against culprits
India

Attack on Nankana Sahib: SGPC to send 4-member delegation to Pakistan, appeals Imran Khan govt to take strict action against culprits

The Shiromani Gurdwara Parbhandhak Committee (SGPC), the apex body which manages Sikh shrines, will send a four-member delegation to Pakistan to take stock of the situation following a mob attack on Gurdwara Nankana Sahib

Daily Bulletin: Narendra Modi to inaugurate Kartarpur corridor on Indian side today; SC to hear plea against Delhi govt's odd-even scheme; day's top stories
India

Daily Bulletin: Narendra Modi to inaugurate Kartarpur corridor on Indian side today; SC to hear plea against Delhi govt's odd-even scheme; day's top stories

Here are today's top stories: Narendra Modi to inaugurate much-awaited Kartarpur corridor on Indian side today; IMA calls for 24-hour shutdown in Karnataka to extend support to striking doctors in Bengaluru; and more

Imran Khan waives passport requirement, advance registration for Sikh pilgrims ahead of 9 Nov Kartarpur Corridor inauguration
India

Imran Khan waives passport requirement, advance registration for Sikh pilgrims ahead of 9 Nov Kartarpur Corridor inauguration

Pakistan prime minister Imran Khan on Friday announced his decision to waive two requirements for all pilgrims coming for pilgrimage to Kartarpur from India

Kartarpur Corridor: India, Pakistan sign agreement operationalising passage; Imran Khan to formally inaugurate corridor on 9 November
India

Kartarpur Corridor: India, Pakistan sign agreement operationalising passage; Imran Khan to formally inaugurate corridor on 9 November

India and Pakistan on Thursday signed a landmark agreement to operationalise the historic Kartarpur Corridor to allow Indian Sikh pilgrims to visit the holy Darbar Sahib in this country.

Narendra Modi to inaugurate Kartarpur corridor on 8 November, says Union minister Harsimrat Kaur Badal
India

Narendra Modi to inaugurate Kartarpur corridor on 8 November, says Union minister Harsimrat Kaur Badal

Narendra Modi will inaugurate the much-awaited Kartarpur corridor, connecting the Dera Baba Nanak shrine in Punjab's Gurdaspur with Darbar Sahib Gurdwara in Pakistan, on 8 November,

Sunny Leone's web series to release on 16 July despite objections against use of word 'Kaur' in title
Entertainment

Sunny Leone's web series to release on 16 July despite objections against use of word 'Kaur' in title

According to the SGPC, the usage of the word Kaur would hurt Sikh sentiments as Sunny Leone did not follow the teachings of the Sikh gurus

Operation Blue Star anniversary: 3 youths beaten up, detained for creating ruckus at Golden Temple as the ceremony took place
India

Operation Blue Star anniversary: 3 youths beaten up, detained for creating ruckus at Golden Temple as the ceremony took place

Three youths who were trying to disrupt the ceremony to mark the 34th anniversary of Operation Blue Star in the Golden Temple were roughed up by members of the SGPC and detained by police, officials said.

Supreme Court refuses to stay release of Nanak Shah Fakir, says will not interfere unless film denigrates Sikhism
Entertainment

Supreme Court refuses to stay release of Nanak Shah Fakir, says will not interfere unless film denigrates Sikhism

The Supreme Court on Monday refused to stay the release of the film Nanak Shah Fakir based on the life of Guru Nanak Dev saying that the Constitution protects the filmmakers.

Denied entry to Golden Temple, says Gurdwara Chhota Ghallughara Trust chief Johar Singh
India

Denied entry to Golden Temple, says Gurdwara Chhota Ghallughara Trust chief Johar Singh

Gurdwara Chhota Ghallughara trust chief, Johar Singh claimed that he was denied entry to the Golden Temple by SGPC task force.

Sikh pilgrims protest, allegedly raise anti-India slogans at Attari after being denied nod for Pak visit
India

Sikh pilgrims protest, allegedly raise anti-India slogans at Attari after being denied nod for Pak visit

A group of Sikh pilgrims staged a protest and allegedly raised anti-India slogans at the Attari International Railway Station.

Orlando shooting: SGPC fears hate crimes against US Sikhs
World

Orlando shooting: SGPC fears hate crimes against US Sikhs

Fearing hate crime after the Orlando gay club shooting, the SGPC would be asking the centre to talk to the US government to ensure the safety of US Sikhs.

Santa Banta: SGPC seeks clampdown on websites carrying Sikh-centric jokes
India

Santa Banta: SGPC seeks clampdown on websites carrying Sikh-centric jokes

The Supreme Court on Thursday asked the Shiromani Gurdwara Prabandhak Committee - the highest temporal body of Sikhs - to suggest the areas where it could give direction for curbing Sikh-centric jokes and which are implementable.

One day, Santa-Banta... just vanished? SC to hear SGPC's plea prohibiting jokes on Sikhs
India

One day, Santa-Banta... just vanished? SC to hear SGPC's plea prohibiting jokes on Sikhs

The Supreme Court on Thursday agreed to hear the plea of Shiromani Gurdwara Parbandhak Committee (SGPC) along with other petitions seeking ban on circulation of jokes about the Sikh community. It said they may act if people are commercially exploiting the jokes.

Can Sikhs be termed 'minority' in Punjab, asks Supreme Court
India

Can Sikhs be termed 'minority' in Punjab, asks Supreme Court

The Supreme Court on Monday asked whether Sikhs in Punjab and Muslims in Kashmir can be treated as minority, as it commenced hearing to decide the correctness of a 2007 Punjab and Haryana High Court.

Gunshots at Golden Temple, stray bullet misses SGPC worker
India

Gunshots at Golden Temple, stray bullet misses SGPC worker

The sound of gun shots pierced the peace of Amritsar's famous Golden Temple and a stray bullet narrowly missed an SGPC 'sewadar' (worker) on Thursday where the holiest of Sikh shrines Harmandar Sahib is located.

Over 20,000 sign plea seeking US intervention for release of former Punjab CM's assassin
World

Over 20,000 sign plea seeking US intervention for release of former Punjab CM's assassin

Over 20,000 people have signed a petition on the White House website seeking help of US President Barack Obama for the release of former Punjab chief minister Beant Singh's assassin Jagtar Singh Hawara

Dera, 'foreign hand' or bad handling? Why Punjab is on the boil over desecration of holy book
Politics

Dera, 'foreign hand' or bad handling? Why Punjab is on the boil over desecration of holy book

For the last one week the state has been on the boil on the issue of desecration of a ‘bir’ of Guru Granth Sahib, the holy book of the Sikhs, at Bargari village in Faridkot district.

Delhi Sikh body sends 25,000 food packets to the quake-hit Nepal
World

Delhi Sikh body sends 25,000 food packets to the quake-hit Nepal

The Delhi Sikh Gurdwara Managing Committee (DSGMC) sent 25,000 food packets to the quake-hit Nepal to help those affected there.