Punjab

Turf war over mining trade to blame

Turf war over mining trade to blame

The attack on Ropar MLA Amarjit Singh Sandhoa by Ajwinder Singh Baihara is apparently not a fight to stop the illegal mining operations. Rather it is a turf war to gain supremacy over the entire mining operations in the mineral-rich districts of Ropar and Anandpur Sahib.Sources say the turf war between two politically aligned mining […]

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SGPC preacher held for raping 21-year-old in Chandigarh

SGPC preacher held for raping 21-year-old in Chandigarh

The Chandigarh police on Wednesday arrested a Shiromani Gurdwara Parbandhak Committee (SGPC) employee for allegedly raping a 21-year-old college student in Chandigarh. Accused Gurdeep Singh, 40, is from Attari in Amritsar and a member of the SGPC’s dharam parchar committee. Police had booked him on Tuesday on the victim’s complaint that he raped her at […]

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Updates : AAP legislator attacked by sand mafia in Punjab

Updates : AAP legislator attacked by sand mafia in Punjab

In a shocking incident, Aam Aadmi Party’s Roopnagar MLA Amarjit Singh Sandoa was allegedly attacked by goons of sand mafia near Nurpur Bedi in Ropar district on Thursday afternoon, a party leader said. LoP Khaira condemns the attack on Amarjit Singh Sandoa MLA Ropar by mining mafia goons, demands stringent action. LoP Khaira in a […]

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Sand mafia attack: Punjab forest department to arm its staff

Sand mafia attack: Punjab forest department to arm its staff

The Punjab forest department has decided to arm its staff after six officers were allegedly attacked by sand mining mafia on Monday.“We have decided to provide weapons to our staff because it is impossible to guard without weapons. Those behind the Seonk village (in Mohali) incident won’t be spared,” forest minister Sadhu Singh Dharamsot told […]

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Soni speaks against Sidhu’s over illegal colonies

Soni speaks against Sidhu’s over illegal colonies

Environment and education minister OP Soni did a flip-flop here on Tuesday over the crackdown ordered against illegal construction in Jalandhar by local bodies minister Navjot Singh Sidhu by first suggesting that Sidhu should have waited for the implementation of the one-time settlement policy, but later justified the minister’s action when told that Sidhu had […]

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AAP NRI teams’ open letter to Sisodia on Khaira controversy

AAP NRI teams’ open letter to Sisodia on Khaira controversy

AAP NRI teams have written an open letter to AAP Punjab Incharge and Delhi Deputy Chief Minister Manish Sisodia about raw treatment being meted to Leader of Opposition in Punjab Vidhan Sabha Sukhpal Khaira on his controversial support to secessionist Referendum 2020. They have made out a case of party’s unflinching support to Khaira as […]

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Sikhism

1984 Sikh Genocide victims allege Cong ‘discrimination’

1984 Sikh Genocide victims allege Cong ‘discrimination’

The victims of the 1984 Sikh Genocide on Thursday met Sri Akal Takht Sahib Jathedar Giani Gurbachan Singh, apprising him of the “discriminatory” treatment given to them by the Congress-led state government.The Jathedar assured them that the matter would be taken up with the government.Under the banner of ‘1984 Sikh Kataleaam Peerat Welfare Society (Punjab)’, […]

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Sri Akal Takht Sahib excommunicates Harnek  Neki

Sri Akal Takht Sahib excommunicates Harnek Neki

Sri Akal Takht Sahib on Thursday excommunicated New Zealand-based Radio Virsa host Harnek Neki over derogatory comments on Sikhs Gurus and present leaders of the community.Neki was summoned to Sri Akal Takht Sahibtwice by jathedar Giani Gurbachan Singh but he failed to make an appearance, prompting the five Sikh high priests to decide on his […]

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Judge orders UK Government To Disclose Papers Revealing Their Hand in 84 Attack

Judge orders UK Government To Disclose Papers Revealing Their Hand in 84 Attack

CALLS FOR INDEPENDENT PUBLIC INQUIRY INTENSIFY AS JUDGE ORDERS CABINET OFFICE TO DECLASSIFY SECRET PAPERS AND RECOGNISES LIMITATIONS OF HEYWOOD REVIEW London (12 June 2018):Judge Murray Shanks, who presided over a three-day hearing in London in March has ordered the Cabinet Office that it must declassify secret papers about the Amritsar massacre in June 1984. […]

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NDP Statement on the 34th anniversary of the 1984 Golden Temple Invasion

NDP Statement on the 34th anniversary of the 1984 Golden Temple Invasion

Jagmeet Singh, Leader of Canada’s NDP, issued the following statement: This month, New Democrats mark the 34th anniversary of the invasion of the Darbar Sahib Complex and dozens of other Gurdwaras in Punjab, India, that took place in June of 1984. I wish to personally extend my sympathies to the families of all those who […]

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California Sikhs Commemorate 34th Anniversary of Attack on Sri Darbar Sahib

California Sikhs Commemorate 34th Anniversary of Attack on Sri Darbar Sahib

Sikh community of California marched on June 10th to commemorate the 34th anniversary of attack on Sri Darbar Sahib, Amritsar, in 1984.The march started from 2nd Street and ended at Civic Centre Plaza in San Francisco downtown. About 9,000 Sikhs walked on Market Street and covered one mile of every inch, according to organizers.Sikh gathering […]

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GST on langar VS Sarkari financial aid

GST on langar VS Sarkari financial aid

Amid opposition, the SGPC and Sri Akal Takht Sahib on Thursday endorsed the financial aid offered by the Union Government for langar under the Seva Bhoj Yojana. Giani Gurbachan Singh sent an appreciation note to the Centre and the state government for waiving the GST on langar purchases.The SGPC too is feeling relieved of extra […]

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World

1984 Sikh Genocide victims allege Cong ‘discrimination’

1984 Sikh Genocide victims allege Cong ‘discrimination’

The victims of the 1984 Sikh Genocide on Thursday met Sri Akal Takht Sahib Jathedar Giani Gurbachan Singh, apprising him of the “discriminatory” treatment given to them by the Congress-led state government.The Jathedar assured them that the matter would be taken up with the government.Under the banner of ‘1984 Sikh Kataleaam Peerat Welfare Society (Punjab)’, […]

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Sri Akal Takht Sahib excommunicates Harnek  Neki

Sri Akal Takht Sahib excommunicates Harnek Neki

Sri Akal Takht Sahib on Thursday excommunicated New Zealand-based Radio Virsa host Harnek Neki over derogatory comments on Sikhs Gurus and present leaders of the community.Neki was summoned to Sri Akal Takht Sahibtwice by jathedar Giani Gurbachan Singh but he failed to make an appearance, prompting the five Sikh high priests to decide on his […]

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Judge orders UK Government To Disclose Papers Revealing Their Hand in 84 Attack

Judge orders UK Government To Disclose Papers Revealing Their Hand in 84 Attack

CALLS FOR INDEPENDENT PUBLIC INQUIRY INTENSIFY AS JUDGE ORDERS CABINET OFFICE TO DECLASSIFY SECRET PAPERS AND RECOGNISES LIMITATIONS OF HEYWOOD REVIEW London (12 June 2018):Judge Murray Shanks, who presided over a three-day hearing in London in March has ordered the Cabinet Office that it must declassify secret papers about the Amritsar massacre in June 1984. […]

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NDP Statement on the 34th anniversary of the 1984 Golden Temple Invasion

NDP Statement on the 34th anniversary of the 1984 Golden Temple Invasion

Jagmeet Singh, Leader of Canada’s NDP, issued the following statement: This month, New Democrats mark the 34th anniversary of the invasion of the Darbar Sahib Complex and dozens of other Gurdwaras in Punjab, India, that took place in June of 1984. I wish to personally extend my sympathies to the families of all those who […]

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California Sikhs Commemorate 34th Anniversary of Attack on Sri Darbar Sahib

California Sikhs Commemorate 34th Anniversary of Attack on Sri Darbar Sahib

Sikh community of California marched on June 10th to commemorate the 34th anniversary of attack on Sri Darbar Sahib, Amritsar, in 1984.The march started from 2nd Street and ended at Civic Centre Plaza in San Francisco downtown. About 9,000 Sikhs walked on Market Street and covered one mile of every inch, according to organizers.Sikh gathering […]

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GST on langar VS Sarkari financial aid

GST on langar VS Sarkari financial aid

Amid opposition, the SGPC and Sri Akal Takht Sahib on Thursday endorsed the financial aid offered by the Union Government for langar under the Seva Bhoj Yojana. Giani Gurbachan Singh sent an appreciation note to the Centre and the state government for waiving the GST on langar purchases.The SGPC too is feeling relieved of extra […]

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India

Brampton MPs release joint statement on escalating violence

Brampton MPs release joint statement on escalating violence

Temporary Residents including International students with criminal charges will be deported Recently, several incidents of violence involving youth in Brampton have been reported, particularly in the areas of Shoppers World Plaza and Sheridan College. Videos of the incidents are widely being circulated on social media and our offices have received several calls and emails regarding […]

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Police issue arrest warrant in stick beating of 3 Brampton men

Police issue arrest warrant in stick beating of 3 Brampton men

Halton Regional Police say a real estate deal gone sour was the precipitator of a swarming that saw three Brampton men viciously beaten with bats and sticks on the Halton/Brampton border Wednesday morning (June 20).And they have now issued an arrest warrant for Rankirat Singh, 20, of Brampton. He is a suspect in the beating.He […]

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UK To Punish Indian Citizens After Modi Reneged On Deal

UK To Punish Indian Citizens After Modi Reneged On Deal

he United Kingdom government has decided to exclude Indian students from a new list of countries considered “low risk” in order to facilitate an easier visa application process to universities.In changes to its immigration policy tabled in Parliament on Friday, the UK Home Office announced a relaxation of the Tier 4 visa category for overseas […]

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Punjabi Community activist wants license plates like this one banned

Punjabi Community activist wants license plates like this one banned

A community activist in Peel Area is sounding the alarm about vainness licence plates that violate provincial legal guidelines as a result of they’ve phrases on them that he claims promote violence.Sudeep Singla, of Brampton, says the plates have escaped the province’s discover as a result of they’re written in South Asian languages.Some images posted […]

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Helicopter crashed on  wedding day

Helicopter crashed on wedding day

A helicopter which was taking bride and groom to the venue crashed and burst into flames in front of guests. The viral video shows The helicopter came crashing down. Video footage appeared to show the helicopter in flames in the grounds of the venue. A guest at the wedding said the helicopter had apparently lost […]

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American seeks Apology  from Sikhs Over Social Media Video

American seeks Apology from Sikhs Over Social Media Video

American man who fueled hate against the Sikh community in California through a social media video has apologized to the Sikh community. Tony Bal explained this American Man about Sikh Community. Video Tony Bal With more than 150 years of history in the United States, Sikh Americans are still highly misunderstood. Regularly subjected to discrimination […]

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Woman allegedly fired at auto driver after fight over parking in Gurgaon

Woman allegedly fired at auto driver after fight over parking in Gurgaon

A 34-year-old woman allegedly fired at an autorickshaw driver on Wednesday after an argument over parking space on the roadside in Gurgaon. The driver said he moved in the nick of time. He also alleged that the woman’s husband slapped him. The couple has been arrested.The auto rickshaw driver identified as Sunil (23) had parked […]

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Latest Updates on Shillong Situation

Latest Updates on Shillong Situation

SHILLONG: A delegation of Delhi Shiromani Akali Dal on Tuesday met the chairman of the High Level Committee, Prestone Tynsong here to request the Committee to resolve the long pending issue of Sweepers’ Colony (Them Iew Mawlong) with a human touch. Speaking to media persons after the meeting, Tynsong said that the Committee will make […]

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I killed Gauri Lankesh to save my Hindu religion: Parashuram Waghmore

I killed Gauri Lankesh to save my Hindu religion: Parashuram Waghmore

Parashuram Waghmore has confessed to killing the journalist-activist. The 26-year-old claimed he didn’t know who he was killing when he pumped four bullets into Gauri in front of her house in R R Nagar, Bengaluru, on the night of September 5, 2017, SIT sources said on Friday. “I was told in May 2017 I had […]

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‘Parsad’ vendors clash outside Ujjain’s Mahakaleshwar Temple

‘Parsad’ vendors clash outside Ujjain’s Mahakaleshwar Temple

The ‘Prasad’ vendors thrashed each other in order to do better sales outside prominent Mahakaleshwar Temple in Madhya Pradesh’s Ujjain. Not only men but women fought with each other publicly.Later, police took the vendors to the police station and lodged a case against both the groups.According to Information, Police station is just 50 meters from […]

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Maharashtra: Minor dalit boys stripped and beaten for taking bath from public well

Maharashtra: Minor dalit boys stripped and beaten for taking bath from public well

Two minor boys from a backward community were allegedly beaten up and paraded naked in a village in Maharashtra’s Jalgaon district for swimming in a well that belonged to a person of a hindu upper caste, police said on Thursday. The teenagers were paraded by two men, one of whom owned the well.Police have arrested […]

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Man Tied To Tree, Wife And Daughter Gang-Raped At Gunpoint In Bihar’s Gaya

Man Tied To Tree, Wife And Daughter Gang-Raped At Gunpoint In Bihar’s Gaya

In a shocking incident, a group of armed men tied a doctor to a tree and took turns to gangrape his wife and 15-year-old daughter in front him in Bihar’s Gaya district, police said on Thursday.When the doctor was returning home from his private clinic with his wife and daughter on his motorcycle, he was […]

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“Sukhpal Khaira is dot on target”: Kanwar Sandhu

“Sukhpal Khaira is dot on target”: Kanwar Sandhu

Chandigarh, June 20:The Leader of Opposition and senior leader of AAP, Sukhpal Singh Khaira has said nothing wrong and those who are targeting him on the issue of the so-called demand of “Referendum 2020” are trying to befool the people of Punjab, the Country and Punjabis settled abroad. In a press release, former Editor and […]

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Akali leader paraded in handcuffs in Abohar

Akali leader paraded in handcuffs in Abohar

Fazilka police handcuffed and paraded the president of the local pesticides dealers’ association and a leader of Shiromani Akali Dal (SAD) Suresh Satija in Abohar town on Tuesday. Satija, who is the Abohar circle in-charge of SAD, was arrested on June 17 for allegedly forging a bill.Criticizing the police move, Abohar MLA Arun Narang of […]

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Chandigarh: Drunk woman creates ruckus at pub

Chandigarh: Drunk woman creates ruckus at pub

Drunk woman created ruckus at a Chandigarh pub. The woman who was under the influence of alcohol, engaged in a fight with the woman bouncer and created mess at the pub. In another Incident, Eight persons have been booked for allegedly attempting to rape the minor daughter of an ex-serviceman after kidnapping her from her […]

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