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Delhi BJP files plaint with minorities panel over removal of Sikh man's turban during Bengal rally
India

Delhi BJP files plaint with minorities panel over removal of Sikh man's turban during Bengal rally

Controversy erupted on Thursday after state police allegedly pulled off a man's turban during a BJP rally. The police, however, claimed he was carrying a firearm and that his headgear "fell off in the scuffle"

Members of Sikh community stage protest in Kolkata, accuse cops of pulling man's turban during BJP rally
India

Members of Sikh community stage protest in Kolkata, accuse cops of pulling man's turban during BJP rally

The police, however, said the Sikh man was carrying a firearm and that his headgear "had fallen off automatically during the scuffle"

Gunmen attack Sikh religious complex in Kabul; 200 trapped inside sanctuary area, says Afghanistan parliamentarian Narender Singh Khalsa
World

Gunmen attack Sikh religious complex in Kabul; 200 trapped inside sanctuary area, says Afghanistan parliamentarian Narender Singh Khalsa

Afghan security forces had blocked off the area and were taking on the attackers, Interior Ministry spokesman Tariq Arian said in a message to journalists

Punjab CM criticises 1917 star Laurence Fox over 'forcing diversity' remark; actor issues apology to Sikh community
Entertainment

Punjab CM criticises 1917 star Laurence Fox over 'forcing diversity' remark; actor issues apology to Sikh community

Punjab Chief Minister Captain Amarinder Singh advised 1917 actor Laurence Fox to familiarise himself with military history after the actor stated a particular scene in Sam Mendes' film was 'forcing diversity' on viewers by showing a Sikh soldier,

No pardon for Balwant Singh Rajoana, convicted of assassinating Punjab CM Beant Singh in 1995, says Amit Shah while replying to Congress member in Lok Sabha
Politics

No pardon for Balwant Singh Rajoana, convicted of assassinating Punjab CM Beant Singh in 1995, says Amit Shah while replying to Congress member in Lok Sabha

Amit Shah said this during Question Hour, Congress' Ravneet Singh Bittu sought a response from Shah on why Rajoana was pardoned

Kartarpur Sahib: Here's the importance, registration, fees, history and significance of Sikh Gurudwara in Pakistan
India

Kartarpur Sahib: Here's the importance, registration, fees, history and significance of Sikh Gurudwara in Pakistan

The Kartarpur Corridor is a safe passageway between two gurdwaras in the two Punjabs – Dera Baba Nanak in India and Kartarpur Sahib in Pakistan.

Daily Bulletin: Maharashtra governor invites Shiv Sena to stake claim to form govt; Odd-Even restrictions lifted in Delhi for Guru Nanak Jayanti celebrations; day's top stories
World

Daily Bulletin: Maharashtra governor invites Shiv Sena to stake claim to form govt; Odd-Even restrictions lifted in Delhi for Guru Nanak Jayanti celebrations; day's top stories

Here are today's top stories: Maharashtra Governor invites Shiv Sena to stake claim to form govt after BJP expresses inability to muster up numbers; Bolivian President Evo Morales resigns after losing backing of security forces; and more

Odd-Even restrictions lifted in Delhi for Guru Nanak Jayanti celebrations on 11, 12 November
India

Odd-Even restrictions lifted in Delhi for Guru Nanak Jayanti celebrations on 11, 12 November

The Odd-Even rule in Delhi will remain suspended on 11 and 12 November in view of the celebrations for Guru Nanak Jayanti.

Arvind Kejriwal govt to take decision on lifting Odd-Even rule on Guru Nanak Dev’s birth anniversary today
India

Arvind Kejriwal govt to take decision on lifting Odd-Even rule on Guru Nanak Dev’s birth anniversary today

Arvind Kejriwal said his government respects the feelings of the Sikh community and that a decision on lifting the Odd-Even rule on 11 and 12 November to ensure a hassle-free commute on the occasion of the 550th birth anniversary of Guru Nanak Dev will be taken by Friday.

Amarinder Singh meets Amit Shah to discuss 'abduction', conversion of Sikh girl in Pakistan
India

Amarinder Singh meets Amit Shah to discuss 'abduction', conversion of Sikh girl in Pakistan

Amarinder Singh on Tuesday met Home Minister Amit Shah to discuss security-related matters and forced conversion of Sikh girl in Pakistan.

1984, When the Sun Didn’t Rise: Scars of anti-Sikh violence won't fade, Teenaa Kaur Pasricha finds
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1984, When the Sun Didn’t Rise: Scars of anti-Sikh violence won't fade, Teenaa Kaur Pasricha finds

1984, When the Sun Didn’t Rise opens in Delhi’s Tilak Nagar which, over the years, has come to be known as 'Widows Colony' — many of the families of those killed in 1984 live in this quaint neighbourhood.

India-Canada trade agreement not likely soon; negotiations at slow pace, say Canadian envoy Nadir Patel
Business

India-Canada trade agreement not likely soon; negotiations at slow pace, say Canadian envoy Nadir Patel

Bilateral trade between the India-Canada grew by 60 percent in the last five years to $9 billion and is expected to triple in the next few years

Four members of Sikh family shot dead in US' Ohio, police to investigate 'hate crime' angle after evidence of forced entry
World

Four members of Sikh family shot dead in US' Ohio, police to investigate 'hate crime' angle after evidence of forced entry

A homicide investigation into the deaths of four members of a Sikh family in the United States will explore the 'hate crime' angle, reports said on Tuesday.

The Sikh: An Occidental Romance — Depictions of the community through a colonial lens
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The Sikh: An Occidental Romance — Depictions of the community through a colonial lens

The 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

In 1984 carnage, unanswered questions remain over Kamal Nath's role: An eyewitness account
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In 1984 carnage, unanswered questions remain over Kamal Nath's role: An eyewitness account

A reporter recounts what he witnessed at the Rakab Ganj Gurdwara in 1984: Kamal Nath's presence among a mob that had killed

1984 anti-Sikh riots case: Sajjan Kumar moves application in Delhi HC, seeks 30 days' time to surrender
Politics

1984 anti-Sikh riots case: Sajjan Kumar moves application in Delhi HC, seeks 30 days' time to surrender

Sajjan Kumar, who has been on bail throughout the trial, is seeking extension as he has statutory remedy to file an appeal in the apex court.

Furious over Amazon selling doormats, toilet seats with Golden Temple image, Punjab CM, Sikh Coalition, seek apology from e-tailer
India

Furious over Amazon selling doormats, toilet seats with Golden Temple image, Punjab CM, Sikh Coalition, seek apology from e-tailer

The 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.

Opening of Kartarpur Corridor 'game plan' of Pakistan's ISI, alleges Punjab chief minister Amarinder Singh
Politics

Opening of Kartarpur Corridor 'game plan' of Pakistan's ISI, alleges Punjab chief minister Amarinder Singh

"This was in a bid to divert public attention from the core issue of Pakistan's continued and deliberate perpetration of terror activities in Punjab," Amarinder Singh said.

1984 anti-Sikh riots case: Supreme Court gives go-ahead to two-member SIT for further investigation into 186 pending cases
India

1984 anti-Sikh riots case: Supreme Court gives go-ahead to two-member SIT for further investigation into 186 pending cases

1984 anti-Sikh riots: The Supreme Court on Tuesday accepted the Centre's suggestion and agreed to allow a two-member special investigation team (SIT) to continue the probe into 186 cases in connection to the violence.

SC to hear 1984 riots case today: No objection if two SIT members continue to supervise cases, says Centre
India

SC to hear 1984 riots case today: No objection if two SIT members continue to supervise cases, says Centre

The Centre on Monday told the Supreme Court that it may not be necessary to substitute retired IPS officer Rajdeep Singh who has declined to be a part of three-member SIT supervising further probe into 186 cases of the 1984 anti-Sikh riots citing personal reasons.