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Aug 01, 2019
Punjab cop 'forces' Sikh man to cut hair, beard in Tarn Taran district; CM Amarinder Singh orders probePunjab chief minister Amarinder Singh on Wednesday ordered the DGP to inquire into an allegation that a policeman forced a Sikh man to cut his hair and beard at a village in Tarn Taran
May 27, 2019
In The Camel Merchant of Philadelphia, Sarbpreet Singh writes about the colourful world of Maharaja Ranjit Singh's courtIn his historical non-fiction book, Sarbpreet Singh explores the conquests and foibles of the Sikh ruler, Ranjit Singh, the treasons endured by his regime and how the empire he built crumbled upon his death and fell into the lap of the East India Company.
Feb 10, 2019
Singer-songwriter Snatam Kaur on her Grammy nomination, surprising Oprah for her birthday, and her Indian influencesSnatam Kaur's latest album Beloved being nominated for the 61st Grammy in the Best New Age Album category.
Nov 30, 2018
Kartarpur corridor: Beyond Navjot Singh Sidhu's antics is plan to be the Yogi Adityanath of Sikh politicsThose under the illusion that Sidhu is letting his heart race ahead of political pragmatism must realise there is a method to his madness
Sep 15, 2018
Navjot Singh Sidhu must follow tenets of Sikhism before speaking on religion: SADSenior SAD leader Prem Singh Chandumajra on Saturday said Punjab cabinet minister Navjot Singh Sidhu has no right to speak on Sikhism.
Jul 23, 2018
UK considering classifying Sikhism as separate ethnicity for 2021 census after demand by British Sikh groupsThe UK's Office of National Statistics (ONS) had opened a public consultation over whether to add the separate box for Sikhs under ethnicity, instead of just as a religion, and are now getting ready to present the findings to the government.
May 23, 2018
After Nanak Shah Fakir row, Akal Takht sets up censor board to review movies related to SikhismAfter a few Bollywood films ran into trouble with a section of the Sikhs over the depiction of the community, the Akal Takht set up of a 'Sikh Censor Board'.
Apr 16, 2018
Supreme Court refuses to stay release of Nanak Shah Fakir, says will not interfere unless film denigrates SikhismThe 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.
Mar 10, 2018
Supreme Court should consider Indian senior citizens' right to die with dignity, go beyond medical reasonsGiven the collapse of the large Indian family and the known fact that most senior citizens are treated badly, the Supreme Court should consider extending the right to die with dignity to the elderly
Mar 02, 2018
Jaspal Atwal controversy: Ruling Liberal Party blocks Conservative motion in Canadian Parliament seeking NSA Daniel Jean's testimonyJustin Trudeau and his Liberal Party thwarted a bid from the Canadian opposition Conservative Party on Thursday to get National Security Advisor Daniel Jean to testify in the Parliament for his assertion that rogue factions in the Indian government sabotaged Trudeau's India trip by securing visa for Jaspal Atwal