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High Court Reserves Decision In Bhai Jaspal Singh Murder Case

Chandigarh: Punjab and Harayna High Court has reserved its decision in the case of Bhai Jaspal Singh Chaur Sidhwan (Gurdaspur) who was gunned down by Punjab Police during a peaceful protest being held against possible hanging of Bhai Balwant Singh Rajoana. The incident took place on 29 March 2012 in which the Punjab police had started firing, targeting a gathering of ...

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Teaching turban tying keeps Sikh youth’s hopes afloat

Mansa, Punjab: Qualified but unemployed! Tejinder Singh of Mansa, however, did not let his spirit flag and has been serving the community for the last three years by teaching turban tying techniques free of cost to those who are interested in it. Besides, he even motivated the youth to retain their faith in turban, a unique cultural identity of the Sikhs, ...

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‘Bandi Sikh Rihayi’ march reaches Mohali

Mohali, Punjab: The ‘Bandi Sikh Rihayi’ march, which commenced from Akal Takht in Amritsar reached here this evening. The march is being carried out to secure the release of the Sikh youths, who have been languishing in various jails across the country despite having served their sentences. The march, organised by various religious and Sikh bodies, received a warm response at ...

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I was merely sympathiser of Sikh movement, wrote Bhullar

New Delhi: In his own words, death row convict Devinderpal Singh Bhullar was merely “a sympathiser of Sikh movement”, but the Punjab Police allegedly killed his father and uncle in custody to settle scores with him. This is mentioned in Bhullar’s five-page handwritten letter, which he wrote in 2005 following the rejection of all his appeals by the Supreme Court. ...

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