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Michelle Obama meets with gurdwara victims


August 24th, 2012 - 10:14 am ICT by IANS
Washington, Aug 24 (IANS) Reaching out to the Sikh community, US first lady Michelle Obama met with families of those killed in the Aug 5 massacre at the gurdwara in ... Read more...

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1972 Olympics: Germany’s triumph ends Asian dominance (Sports Special)


July 15th, 2012 - 4:03 pm ICT by IANS
The Indian hockey team to the Munich Olympics sported a new look with only four players from the 1968 edition making the cut. Making his Olympic debut was Ashok Kumar, ... Read more...

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Immigration racket busted, three held in Delhi


October 23rd, 2011 - 10:08 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Oct 23 (IANS) An immigration racket involving the use of fake rubber stamps was busted with the arrest of three people at the international airport here Sunday, police ... Read more...

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Dowry death: Four booked in Punjab


July 1st, 2011 - 3:08 pm ICT by IANS
Chandigarh, July 1 (IANS) Four people, including a woman, were Friday booked in a case of dowry death in Punjab's Zirakpur town, police said.Gagandeep Kaur, 26, who was recently married ... Read more...

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Congress legislator booked after man dies in clash


December 20th, 2010 - 1:00 pm ICT by IANS
Mohali (Punjab), Dec 20 (IANS) Police have booked Balbir Singh Sidhu, a Congress legislator from the Punjab town of Kharar, his brother and four others after a clash between two groups left ... Read more...

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Punjab Police recover 15 kg RDX, ammunition


August 1st, 2010 - 1:54 pm ICT by IANS
Amritsar (Punjab), Aug 1 (IANS) A huge cache of explosives and ammunition was recovered from Punjab's Jalandhar district on the basis of interrogation of an arrested Sikh terrorist who was a French ... Read more...

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Five terrorists held in Punjab, arms recovered


July 28th, 2010 - 9:07 pm ICT by IANS
Amritsar (Punjab), July 28 (IANS) Punjab Police Wednesday arrested five terrorists here and recovered arms and ammunition from their possession, officials said. "On the basis of a tip-off, we laid a trap and ... Read more...

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Santosh Trophy: Delhi face Chattisgarh in prequarters


July 26th, 2010 - 12:38 am ICT by IANS
Kolkata, July 25 (IANS) Delhi maintained a clean slate to romp into the prequarter finals with a 3-1 win over Madhya Pradesh in the 64th Santosh Trophy inter-state football competition Sunday. The cluster ... Read more...

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Sikh diaspora meets US Vice President Biden


July 13th, 2010 - 6:11 pm ICT by ANI
Amritsar, July 13 (ANI): A high level delegation of American Sikh leaders has appealed to US Vice President Joe Biden to take up Sikh related issues with other countries.Since the 9/11 ... Read more...

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Four Babbar Khalsa terrorists arrested (Lead)


March 26th, 2010 - 9:02 pm ICT by IANS
Patiala/Shimla, March 26 (IANS) Four members of the banned terrorist outfit Babbar Khalsa International (BKI) have been arrested from Punjab and Himachal Pradesh, police said Friday. Three terrorists were arrested Thursday from Rajpura ... Read more...

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Three Babbar Khalsa International terrorists arrested


March 26th, 2010 - 7:11 pm ICT by IANS
Rajpura, March 26 (IANS) Three members of the banned terrorist-outfit Babbar Khalsa International (BKI) have been arrested from this town in Punjab's Patiala district, police said Friday. "The terrorists, arrested Thursday night, have ... Read more...

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Gandhigiri against police inaction


January 10th, 2010 - 3:37 pm ICT by IANS
Bhopal, Jan 10 (IANS) Frustrated over police inaction in a two-year-old theft case, a complainant took to Gandhigiri to lodge his protest! He cut a cake, in the shape of letters F.I.R, ... Read more...

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Undeterred by injuries in blast, ITBP men held position


October 8th, 2009 - 6:13 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Oct 8 (IANS) Showing grit even in the face of a terror attack, two commandos of the Indo-Tibetan Border Police (ITBP) refused to abandon their posts outside the Indian ... Read more...

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Two engineering students abducted in Bhopal, one raped


September 7th, 2009 - 1:34 pm ICT by IANS
Bhopal, Sep 7 (IANS) Two women, who are students of an engineering college here, were abducted by a relative and his friends and one of them was raped, police said Monday. ... Read more...

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Punjabi Durbar programme seeks conflict in India


July 27th, 2009 - 9:09 pm ICT by ANI
Abohar, July 27 (ANI): The Punjabi Durbar programme of Radio Pakistan seems to be unhappy that the Sikh Gurus were successful in uplifting the Dalits in the society centuries ago.The ... Read more...

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Couple in Punjab tests positive for swine flu


July 7th, 2009 - 12:51 pm ICT by IANS
Chandigarh, July 7 (IANS) A couple in Jalandhar town of Punjab has tested positive for influenza A (H1N1) infection after a trip to Thailand, health officials said Tuesday. Kulwant Singh, 44, and his ... Read more...

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Meet Mila De lead voted as the most handsome Sikh on screen


April 17th, 2009 - 4:38 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
Model-turned actor Piyush Sahadev, who plays the role of Kulwant Singh in Meet Milah De Raaba is certainly flattered to the hilt! One of the social networking sites has nominated him ... Read more...

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Sikh organisations block rail traffic in Punjab over Tytler issue


April 8th, 2009 - 5:07 pm ICT by ANI
Chandigarh/Ludhiana/ Mumbai/New Delhi, Apr 8 (ANI): Several Sikh organisations, protesting against CBI's clean chit to Jagdish Tytler in a 1984 anti-Sikh riots case, blocked rail traffic in Punjab today.According to official sources, ... Read more...

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Sikh organisations justify shoe-throwing incident


April 8th, 2009 - 3:06 pm ICT by ANI
Ludhiana/ Mumbai/New Delhi, Apr 8 (ANI): Sikhs distributed sweets to mark the defiant act of a journalist from their community who threw a shoe at Union Home Minister P. Chidambaram during ... Read more...

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Dhadhi singing finding hard to carry on its legacy


December 15th, 2008 - 2:35 pm ICT by ANI
By Savinder Singh Amritsar, Dec.15 (ANI): There was a time when Dhadhis, the traditional Sikh musicians and singers, used to educate and inspire people by singing the sagas of Gurus'' heroic deeds ... Read more...

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‘Gandhigiri’ wins over encroachers in Punjab


December 8th, 2008 - 5:03 pm ICT by IANS
Mohali (Punjab), Dec 8 (IANS) What hefty fines and coercion could not achieve, flowers have done. Shopkeepers in a market in this Punjab town, 10 km from Chandigarh, have realised that going ... Read more...

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Illegal Indian immigrant guilty of double manslaughter


October 25th, 2008 - 2:36 pm ICT by IANS
London, Oct 25 (IANS) An illegal Indian immigrant has been charged with manslaughter of two fellow countrymen in Shropshire in Britain, media reports said Saturday.Sukhdev Singh, from Punjab, is now awaiting sentence ... Read more...

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Police stop Punjab sugar mill employees’ protest


September 16th, 2008 - 11:05 pm ICT by IANS
Chandigarh, Sep 16 (IANS) The police arrested 17 sugar mill employees of Punjab Tuesday who were protesting for hike in their salaries, sources said. The protesting employees of Sugarfed, an apex body ... Read more...

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Truck drivers nullify claims of Kashmir Valley economic blockade


August 13th, 2008 - 5:11 pm ICT by ANI
Jammu/ /New Delhi, Aug 13 (ANI): Truck drivers have nullified claims of an economic blockade in the Kashmir Valley, saying that traffic is moving smoothly on the Lakhanpur-Jammu-Srinagar National Highway. Traffic ... Read more...

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Top Punjab bureaucrat accused of domestic violence


June 25th, 2008 - 11:14 pm ICT by IANS
Chandigarh, June 25 (IANS) A top Punjab bureaucrat was Wednesday accused by his estranged wife of beating her up at his official residence here, the police said. Shweta Verma, the estranged wife ... Read more...

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Canadian sawmill offers new jobs to Sikhs opposing hat policy


April 2nd, 2008 - 9:08 pm ICT by admin
Vancouver, April 2 (IANS) A sawmill company, against which its two Sikh employees have moved the provincial British Columbia Human Rights Tribunal for its mandatory hard-hats policy at work site, has offered ... Read more...

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Canadian Sikhs appeal against helmet rule


April 1st, 2008 - 10:36 pm ICT by admin
Vancouver, April 1 (IANS) Two Canadian Sikhs have moved a rights panel against a lumber company here for asking them to replace turbans with helmets under a new policy. The new rule ... Read more...

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NRI adopts Punjab village for its social reform


November 14th, 2007 - 8:27 am ICT by admin
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