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Nations Without States Group Urges Diverse Communities to Vote YES in Scottish Referendum

London, UK: The pressure group Nations Without States (NWS) is urging diverse communities of Scotland to vote yes in the forthcoming Scottish Referendum. NWS is a collective umbrella of multiple campaign groups representing global national freedom movements such as Tamil, Sikh, Kurdish, Borneo, Matabele, South Azerbaijan, Kashmir and Baloch. Its activists are encouraging their respective diverse communities e.g. Sikh, Tamil, Kashmiri ...

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Leicester Sikhs hold conference; Demand full public inquiry into UK’s hand in June 1984 attack

Leicester, United Kingdom: The Leicester Sikhs reportedly organized a public conference and called for a public inquiry into British involvement in the attack on the Darbar Sahib in Amritsar, India, in the 1980s. By organizing the conference the members of Leicester Sikh Gurdwara Executive have joined others across the country in calling for a full public inquiry. The gathering was reportedly ...

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Saharanpur calm under curfew, 36 arrested

Saharanpur: A day after communal violence left three dead and several injured, Saharanpur remained tense but calm under curfew Sunday. The police arrested 36 genocide and lodged over 50 cases against unidentified genocide. Confirming the deaths, the district administration said 33 people had been injured. With curfew continuing in six police station areas, no fresh violence was reported. The police were ...

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Working hard to rescue Sikhs in Iraq: Indian Govt

New Delhi: The Centre is “working day and night” to ensure the release of the 39 Sikhs, who have been held hostage in Iraq, External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj told the Rajya Sabha today. “There are 39 Sikhs (still) under captivity in Iraq. They are all from Punjab. We are working day and night to rescue them,” Swaraj informed the Upper ...

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Sikh Temple mass shooting: Where have all the donations gone?

OAK CREEK (WITI) — Close to two years after the mass shooting at the Sikh Temple of Wisconsin in Oak Creek, questions are being raised about where all the donations have gone. After a gunman walked into the Oak Creek Sikh Temple, killing six people and wounding three others, donations poured in. Now, in the wake of another anniversary, one ...

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