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Sikh community helps out police and fire service during evacuation in Bristol

UK: Residents from Hammersmith Road in Whitehall were evacuated from their homes during the early hours of Saturday morning (March 22) after a car, believed to have been set on fire deliberately, was found to have apparent rounds of ammunition in the boot. At 4.57am on Saturday, we were called to the scene and during the firefighting operation, what appeared ...

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Sikhs mark 100 years in Kisumu, Kenya

Kenya: Members of the Sikh community in Kenya celebrated 100 years with a Nagar Kirtan from the historic Sri Guru Singh Sabha Gurdwara. The Nagar Kirtan comprising of members of the country’s Sikh community along with trucks, tractors and even tankers made its way through downtown streets to Guru Nanak Darbar Temple in Milimani and back. A plaque at Kisumu’s Sri ...

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Now, Malaysian Sikhs to SNUB ‘Allah only for Muslims’ court ruling

Malaysian: Sikhs will continue to use the word Allah in their religious practices as the word appeared numerous times in their holy scriptures, said the Malaysian Gurdwara Council president Jagir Singh. “There is no way the word can be excluded since it is found in the Guru Granth Sahib, just like in the holy Quran for Muslims,” he said, adding that ...

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Supreme court urged to rule on Sikh leader’s claim he is a ‘holy saint’

UK:- Sant Baba Jeet Singh and his followers want English courts to intervene in international dispute over ownership of gurdwaras The supreme court is considering whether it should rule on the spiritual status of a Sikh leader and examine his claim to be a “holy saint”. The highly unusual application made by Sant Baba Jeet Singh Ji Maharaj and his ...

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