कनाडा के बाद, अब अमेरिका के 96 गुरुद्वारों में भारतीय अधिकारियों के प्रवेश पर लगा प्रतिबंध, RSS और शिवसेना के सदस्य भी शामिल

कनाडा के 14 गुरुद्वारों की तरफ से भारतीय अधिकारियों के गुरुद्वारों में प्रवेश पर लगाए गए प्रतिबंध के बाद अब अमेरिका ने भी कुछ इसी तरह का फैसला लिया है। अमेरिका की गुरुद्वारा प्रबंधक कमेटियों ने 96 गुरुद्वारों में भारतीय अधिकारियों के जाने पर रोक लगा दी है। यह प्रतिबंध आरएसएस और शिव सेना के … Read more

सुप्रीम कोर्ट ने AIMPLB से पूछा- क्या मुस्लिम महिलाओं को मिल सकता है तीन तलाक खारिज करने का हक

उच्चतम न्यायालय ने आज ऑल इंडिया मुस्लिम पर्सनल लॉ बोर्ड (AIMPLB) से पूछा कि क्या महिलाओं को निकाहनामा के समय तीन तलाक को ना कहने का विकल्प दिया जा सकता है। पीटीआई की ख़बर के मुताबिक, प्रधान न्यायाधीश जेएस खेहर की अध्यक्षता वाली पांच न्यायाधीशों की संविधान पीठ ने यह भी कहा कि क्या सभी … Read more

Donald Trump’s campaign poster identifies Sikh as Muslim

In another gaffe, an Indian-origin Sikh in the US was misidentified as a Muslim supporter of Donald Trump in flyers distributed by the Republican presidential nominee’s campaign, a media report said today. Gurinder Singh Khalsa, a resident of Fishers city in Indiana who immigrated to the US from India, featured in the handbill advertisement with … Read more

Armed men occupy Sikh temple in the UK

A group of 20-30 men, believed to be carrying “bladed weapons”, occupied a Sikh temple in the UK today, apparently opposing a mixed marriage between a Sikh and a non-Sikh. Warwickshire Police said about 20 or 30 men entered the Gurudwara Sahib in Leamington Spa, earlier this morning and occupied the Sikh temple. Jatinder Singh … Read more

Canada’s Punjabi community creates history, 2 turbaned Sikhs among four Indian-Canadian ministers

The Punjabi community in Canada made history on Wednesday when two turbaned Sikhs, among four Indian Canadians, were sworn in as cabinet ministers, as 42-year-old Justin Trudeau took oath as the country’s 23rd prime minister at a grand public ceremony here. While 42-year-old Indian Canadian Harjit Sajjan was appointed defence minister, 38-year-old Navdeep Bains got … Read more

Punjab violence leads to protest on live BBC programme in UK

A Sikh panelist on Sunday launched an unexpected protest on live BBC programme, Sunday Morning Live causing quite a stir in British media. Jagmeet Singh (in picture above), from an educational charity, Basics of Sikhi, was a guest on the show presented by the veteran British broadcaster Sian Williams. Midway through the programme, he stood … Read more

Sikh shrine head injured after attacked by priest

The Jathedar (head) of the Takht Keshgarh Sahib at Anandpur Sahib, the second most important shrine in Sikh religion after the Golden Temple (Harmandar Sahib), was injured when a ‘granthi’ (priest) attacked him with a sharp-edged weapon on Tuesday, police said. Mal Singh was taken to hospital following the unprovoked attack and discharged after treatment. … Read more