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Morcha call to be history’s date with Manji Sahib hall

Amritsar, Punjab: With the neighbouring state in no mood to relent on the Haryana Sikh Gurdwara Management Committee (HSGMC), the focus now will be on the Panthic convention, being termed the World Sikh Conference, convened by Punjab’s ruling Shiromani Akali Dal (SAD) at the Manji Sahib hall in the Golden Temple complex here on July 27. The conference will determine the ...

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Dal Khalsa: Badals Preparing Ground for Physical Showdown With Sikhs of Haryana

Amritsar, Punjab: The Dal Khalsa has put out a statement that they have “observed that due to egoistical reasons the Akalis led by chief minister Parkash Badal were preparing the ground for physical showdown with Sikhs of Haryana on the issue of HSGPC.” Terming the emerging situation as dangerous and volatile, party head H S Dhami and senior leader Satnam Singh ...

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Restoration of gold work begins at Golden Temple; to take 2 months

Amritsar, Punjab: Restoration work on the interiors of the first floor of the sanctum sanctorum at the Golden Temple has entered a crucial phase with experts starting work on the damaged gold work. In the previous phase of restoration, the conservation experts had restored the precious art work on the walls of the first floor. Though the restoration of art work ...

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SGPC row: SAD calls Sikh’s congregation on July 27

Chandigarh: Ruling Shiromani Akali Dal would convene a congregation of Sikhs on July 27 in the Golden temple premises to chalk out a strategy to counter Haryana government’s decision to form a separate Gurudwara management committee. “The congregation will decide upon steps to fight the assault on Sikh religion, religious institutions and the Sikh Gurdwara Act by Bhupinder Singh Hooda-led Haryana ...

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Showdown feared as SGPC staff moves to Haryana

Amritsar, Punjab: A majority of the members and employees of the Shiromani Gurdwara Parbandhak Committee (SGPC) have moved from Amritsar to Haryana, fuelling fears of a possible showdown with the Sikh leadership of the neighbouring state over the contentious issue of a separate gurdwara committee. The SGPC headquarters in the Golden Temple complex in Amritsar wore a near-deserted look here on ...

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