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Another Sikh detainee’s parole papers ready

Mohali, Punjab: With the Patiala administration clearing Gurmeet Singh’s parole documents today, it is almost certain that he will be out of jail tomorrow morning. Sources claimed that his parole application had been lying with the Patiala administration for the past two months. “Today, the administration gave its nod to Gurmeet Singh’s furlough leave and sent the documents to the Chandigarh ...

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Italy says sensitive to Sikhs’ concerns

New Delhi: Italy today reassured India that it was sensitive to the concerns of the Sikh community in the wake of a controversy after a Sikh delegation was held up at Rome airport and members asked to remove their turbans. This was conveyed by Italian Ambassador Daniele Mancini to Sudhir Vyas, Secretary (West) in the External Affairs Ministry, when he ...

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Sarna meets Rajnath, speaks up for Gujarat Sikhs

New Delhi: A Sikh delegation led by former DSGMC chief Paramjit Singh Sarna today met BJP president Rajnath Singh and apprised him of the plight of Sikh farmers in Gujarat. Sarna, in a memorandum to Rajnath Singh, said: “We are pained to point out the fate of Sikh farmers in your party-ruled state of Gujarat, which is headed by one ...

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Historical First Meeting with French Home Minister on Sikhs Issues

 Paris, France: For the First time, French Home Minister, Manuel VALLS received the French Sikh Delegation. At Place Beauvau, the Conseil Représenatif des Sikhs de France (CRSF) was invited to share and explain the French Sikhs Issues with the Minister Manuel VALLS, who is also in charge of Religion and Laïcité. The French direction@sikhsdefrance.fr <direction@sikhsdefrance.fr>was lead by M. Ranjit G. SINGH, ...

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1984 Sikh Genocide: Sikh delegation to meet Barack Obama

Jameshdpur, India: A Sikh delegation will meet the American president on December 15 and seek support to the cause of 1984 Sikh Genocide victims. Members of the All India Sikh Students Federation (AISSF) in the state and US-based Sikh for Justice (SFJ) will meet Barack Obama and seek his co-operation in building pressure on the Indian government to ensure speedy justice ...

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