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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.

Kartarpur Corridor: Harsimrat Badal urges Imran Khan to act against Shah Mehmood Qureshi for his 'googly' remark
Politics

Kartarpur Corridor: Harsimrat Badal urges Imran Khan to act against Shah Mehmood Qureshi for his 'googly' remark

Harsimrat Kaur Badal underlined that no politician should be allowed to "play with religious sentiments" while reiterating Khan's commitment to peace with India, which should not be a "hollow promise."

British Parliament amends Offensive Weapons Bill to ensure right of members of Sikh community to possess kirpans
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British Parliament amends Offensive Weapons Bill to ensure right of members of Sikh community to possess kirpans

Large kirpans, with blades over 50 centimetres, are used by the community during religious ceremonies in gurdwaras as well as for ceremonies involving the traditional Sikh Gatka martial art.

Zero: Shah Rukh Khan's Red Chillies Entertainment files caveat in Delhi HC after Sikh body sends legal notice
Entertainment

Zero: Shah Rukh Khan's Red Chillies Entertainment files caveat in Delhi HC after Sikh body sends legal notice

Zero, directed by Aanand L Rai, stars Katrina Kaif, Shah Rukh Khan and Anushka Sharma in pivotal roles.

Kartarpur corridor: Punjab Congress leader defends Navjot Sidhu's Pakistan visit, questions MEA
Politics

Kartarpur corridor: Punjab Congress leader defends Navjot Sidhu's Pakistan visit, questions MEA

Congress leader Pratap Singh Bajwa also expressed delight over the opening of the historic Kartarpur corridor, calling it a "happy day for the entire Sikh community."

Kartarpur corridor gets Centre's nod: Navjot Sidhu hails decision; Sukhbir Badal calls it 'historic day for Sikhs in India'
Politics

Kartarpur corridor gets Centre's nod: Navjot Sidhu hails decision; Sukhbir Badal calls it 'historic day for Sikhs in India'

Describing the sentiments of people on the opening of Gurudwara Kartarpur Sahib for Indians, Congress leader Navjot Singh Sidhu welcomed the 'auspicious' step by the Union Cabinet.

Zero: Bombay HC to hear plea against Shah Rukh Khan's upcoming film on 30 November
Entertainment

Zero: Bombay HC to hear plea against Shah Rukh Khan's upcoming film on 30 November

A petition filed against actor Shah Rukh Khan and makers of the film Zero, claiming that the movie's trailer has hurt sentiments of the Sikh community.

Zero: Petition filed against Shah Rukh Khan film in Bombay HC for hurting Sikh sentiments
Entertainment

Zero: Petition filed against Shah Rukh Khan film in Bombay HC for hurting Sikh sentiments

A petition has been filed in the Bombay High Court seeking action against actor Shah Rukh Khan and makers of the film Zero for allegedly hurting sentiments of the Sikh community.

'Sikhs are part of America's fabric,' says Attorney General of New Jersey Gurbir Grewal
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'Sikhs are part of America's fabric,' says Attorney General of New Jersey Gurbir Grewal

The minority Sikh community, a part of America's fabric, is contributing to keeping the country safe, New Jersey Attorney General Gurbir Grewal has said.

Navjot Singh Sindhu says Sushma Swaraj will write to Pakistan govt on opening Kartarpur corridor
India

Navjot Singh Sindhu says Sushma Swaraj will write to Pakistan govt on opening Kartarpur corridor

Navjot Singh Sidhu said it is the responsibility of the Indian government to send a formal request for the opening of Kartarpur corridor keeping in mind the sentiments of over 10 crore Sikhs, Punjabi and Sindhi community

Amarinder Singh says blaming Rahul Gandhi for 1984 riots is 'absurd', claims Congress, as a party, was never involved
India

Amarinder Singh says blaming Rahul Gandhi for 1984 riots is 'absurd', claims Congress, as a party, was never involved

Amarinder Singh hit out at the Shiromani Akali Dal (SAD) for attacking Rahul Gandhi on the issue of the 1984 anti-Sikh riots, saying the Congress, as a party, was never involved

Police chief's son arrested for assault on 71-year-old Sikh man in California; investigators to determine if attack was hate crime
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Police chief's son arrested for assault on 71-year-old Sikh man in California; investigators to determine if attack was hate crime

McAllister, the son of Union City Police Chief Darryl McAllister, and the juvenile have been charged with attempted robbery, elder abuse and assault with a deadly weapon.

Another Sikh man assaulted in California within a week, raises concerns over increasing hate crime in US
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Another Sikh man assaulted in California within a week, raises concerns over increasing hate crime in US

This is the second attack on a Sikh man in about a week in California. On 31 July, 50-year old Surjit Malhi was attacked while putting up campaign signs in support of incumbent Republican Congressman Jeff Denham and other local Republican candidates.

50-year-old Sikh man assaulted by unidentified men in California; authorities say assailants yelled racial slurs at victim
India

50-year-old Sikh man assaulted by unidentified men in California; authorities say assailants yelled racial slurs at victim

Two unidentified white men attacked a 50-year-old SIkh man in California yelling racist slurs at him said authorities

Pakistan's first Sikh police officer forcibly evicted from Lahore home, claims govt wants community to leave country
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Pakistan's first Sikh police officer forcibly evicted from Lahore home, claims govt wants community to leave country

Alleging that treatment of the Sikh community in Pakistan is deplorable, Singh said that he had been evicted from his house in city's Dera Chahal by local police officials and his turban was forcefully opened and hair untied.

Shillong unrest: Curfew to be relaxed on Wednesday, Congress seeks judicial probe into relocation of Sikhs
India

Shillong unrest: Curfew to be relaxed on Wednesday, Congress seeks judicial probe into relocation of Sikhs

Authorities in Shillong on Tuesday decided to briefly relax the curfew in the state capital on Wednesday while internet on mobile telephones remained restricted even as the situation was showing steady improvement.

Delhi govt to soon implement separate marriage act for Sikhs; work in final stage, says revenue minister
India

Delhi govt to soon implement separate marriage act for Sikhs; work in final stage, says revenue minister

Framing of provisions under Anand Marriage Act is in final stages and it will be notified soon, Delhi revenue minister Kailash Gahlot said on Wednesday.

SC to form fresh SIT to probe 1984 anti-Sikh riots: Congress says it will support any investigation
Politics

SC to form fresh SIT to probe 1984 anti-Sikh riots: Congress says it will support any investigation

After SC constituted a SIT to probe 186 anti-Sikh riots cases closed by an earlier SIT, Congress party said it will support any probe into the 1984 riots.