Tag Archives: sikh

Auditions held for “Mr Turban-2013” contest

Amritsar, Punjab: In their move to popularise turban among Punjabi youth and spread awareness regarding its significance, Baba Deep Singh Federation held auditions for their annual event, “Mr Turban”. Celebrating the spirit of being a Sikh, encouraging youngsters to wear turbans and sport a beard, the main event will be held in November. The event witnessed a heavy participation from ...

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CM has let down Gujarat’s Sikh farmers: NCM

Patiala, Punjab: Dr Ajaib Singh, member of the National Commission of Minorities (NCM), today said that Chief Minister Parkash Singh Badal had failed to come to the rescue of Sikh farmers of Gujarat. He said the CM was more concerned about his ties with Narendra Modi or else he would have impressed upon him to withdraw the case against the ...

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Will pursue case of Gujarat’s Sikh farmers: NCM chief

Amritsar, Punjab: Accepting a memorandum by the SGPC on various issues concerning the Sikhs, National Commission for Minorities (NCM) Chairman Wajahat Habibullah today said the panel was looking into the issue of eviction of Sikh farmers from Gujarat. Addressing mediapersons after paying obeisance at the Golden Temple, Habibullah said the commission had sought replies from the Punjab and Gujarat Governments ...

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22 injured in Sikh-Balmiki clash in Tilak Vihar; 8 Sikhs injured by gun-shots

New Delhi: As per information available with a serious clash took place between Sikh and Balmiki communities in Tilak Vihar area of Delhi in which 22 persons from both sides were injured. S. Jaswinder Singh, a local journalist, told that on 15 August people use to fly kites in Delhi. A view of Tilak Vihar area of Delhi where the ...

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The Gadri Babai: A Proud History

Surrey, BC: The Gadri Babai: A Proud History Sat Sri Akal, Salaam and Namaste! As we reflect on the history of the Gadar Party during the centenary celebrations, I am reminded of the words that Giani Gurditt Singh once spoke: “the stories of our parents make good children.” A week ago, as I joined thousands at the Mela Gadri Babian Da ...

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