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4th death anniversary of Bakhshi Inderjit Singh Ji

 On 4th Death Anniversary of Bakhshi Inderjit Singh, Panth Sewak & Punjabi Journalist Bakhshi Inderjit Singh was a member & secretary of Delhi Sikh Gurdwara Management Committee till 1964. He migrated to Delhi in the year 1930 from Rawalpindi. He assisted Sardar Bahadur Narain Singh (one of the contractors of Rashtrapati Bhawan) to build the present building of Gurdwara Sis Ganj ...

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Sarabjit was indeed RAW agent – Discussion

Thing with this Sarbjit Singh incident I find really strange is why the Indian politicians and media and Hindu extremists are declaring him a martyr if he just crossed into Pakistan drunk? There are many people like that locked up in Pakistan but have no media highlighted or people fighting for him. Nor are POW’s of the 1965 and 1971 ...

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Sikh American urges ‘democratic’ India to uphold human rights

New York, USA: A Sikh-American lawyer has urged India to try and live up to its lofty claim of being the “world’s largest democracy” by upholding human rights, especially in Punjab, Kashmir and northeastern states. Writing in the Christian Science Monitor on the 25th anniversary of one of India’s “darkest, most undemocratic moments” – the suspension of part its constitution ...

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UK Parliamentary Debate ~ “The Death Penalty and Human Rights Violations in India”

UK: The Kesri Lehar petition asking for the Abolition of the Death Penalty in India was debated in the Main Chamber of the House of Commons on Thursday, 28th February 2013. The two and a half hour debate, started with an opening speech by Rt. Hon. John McDonnell, MP for Hayes and Harlington, who said that the national Kesri Lehar ...

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With Damdama Sahib in the loop, all five Sikh Takhts on railway map

Amritsar,Punjab: All decks have finally been cleared for rail connectivity to the Takht (seat of temporal authority) Damdama Sahib in Talwandi Sabo — the only one among the five Sikh Takhts that had been bereft of a rail link. Union Railway Minister Pawan Kumar Bansal on Tuesday proposed to take up the construction of a railway line from Rama Mandi to ...

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