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7 killed in shooting at US gurudwara


August 6th, 2012 - 2:49 am ICT by IANS
Washington, Aug 6 (IANS) A shooting at a Sikh gurudwara (temple) in Oak Creek, Wisconsin, just south of Milwaukee, Sunday, left six persons dead and one gunman killed by a ... Read more...

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7 killed in shooting at US gurudwara (Third Lead)


August 6th, 2012 - 2:23 am ICT by IANS
Washington, Aug 6 (IANS) A shooting at a Sikh gurudwara (temple) in Oak Creek, Wisconsin, just south of Milwaukee, Sunday, left six people dead and one gunman killed by a ... Read more...

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One killed, 3 hurt in shooting at US gurudwara (Second Lead)


August 6th, 2012 - 2:05 am ICT by IANS
Washington, Aug 6 (IANS) A shooting at a Sikh gurudwara (temple) in Oak Creek, Wisconsin, just south of Milwaukee, Sunday, left at least three people critically wounded and one gunman ... Read more...

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Four shot at gurudwara in US, two critical (Lead)


August 6th, 2012 - 12:56 am ICT by IANS
Washington, Aug 5 (IANS) At least four people were shot in an attack just after 10 a.m. Sunday at a Sikh gurudwara in Oak Creek, Wisconsin, just south of Milwaukee, ... Read more...

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Delhi traffic advisory for religious procession Sunday


January 1st, 2011 - 8:34 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 1 (IANS) A traffic advisory was Saturday issued as a religious procession on the birth anniversary of Guru Gobind Singh would be taken out in the capital Sunday by ... Read more...

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Akal Takht announces new martyrdom day for Guru Teg Bahadur


November 23rd, 2010 - 10:10 pm ICT by ANI
By Ravinder Singh RobinAmritsar, Nov 23 (ANI): Akal Takht has put off the original date of martyrdom of Guru Teg Bahadur, the ninth spiritual master of the Sikhs.According to the Nanakshahi calendar ... Read more...

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Delhi Sikhs protest Kashmir threats


August 22nd, 2010 - 8:35 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 22 (IANS) A breakaway fraction of the Akalai Dal held a demonstration here Sunday to protest the anonymous letters received by the Sikhs in Kashmir asking them to ... Read more...

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Urs celebrated at Baba Thanpir’s Dargarh in Poonch


August 10th, 2010 - 10:08 pm ICT by ANI
By N.S.SasanPoonch (Jammu-Kashmir), Aug.10 (ANI): Urs, also known as Ziarat, was celebrated at the Dargah of Baba Thanpir, a Sufi saint in Jammu and Kashmir's Poonch district this weekend.The festival marks communal ... Read more...

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No threat to CWG from Punjab-based terrorists: Sukhbir


August 4th, 2010 - 11:59 pm ICT by IANS
Jalandhar, Aug 4 (IANS) Punjab Deputy Chief Minister Sukhbir Singh Badal Wednesday said he was not aware of any threat from state-based terrorists to the October Commonwealth Games in New Delhi. "We have ... Read more...

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1984 riots case: CBI terms witness ‘unreliable’


December 1st, 2009 - 10:30 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Dec 1 (IANS) The Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) Tuesday termed as "unreliable" a key witness of the 1984 anti-Sikh riots in Delhi, who had testified against Congress leader Jagdish ... Read more...

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Punjab shutdown against riots hits normal life (Second Lead)


November 3rd, 2009 - 3:37 pm ICT by IANS
Chandigarh/Amritsar, Nov 3 (IANS) Trains were stopped, road traffic was hit and schools and colleges were closed in many Punjab towns as radical organisations called for a one-day shutdown Tuesday to protest ... Read more...

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Dal Khalsa activists stop trains in Amritsar (Lead)


November 3rd, 2009 - 12:00 pm ICT by IANS
Amritsar, Nov 3 (IANS) Dal Khalsa activists stopped trains at the Amritsar Railway station Tuesday following a call for a strike across Punjab. The radical activists are demanding justice for the thousands ... Read more...

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1984 riots: Court rejects Sikh body’s plea


June 3rd, 2009 - 8:03 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 3 (IANS) A city court Wednesday dismissed the plea of the Delhi Sikh Gurudwara Management Committee (DSGMC) to make a representation on behalf of victims of the 1984 anti-Sikh ... Read more...

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Delhi court to decide Jagdish Tytler’s fate today


April 9th, 2009 - 11:30 am ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Apr 9 (ANI): The Kakardooma Court will today decide the fate of former Union Minister Jagdish Tytler in connection with the 1984 anti-Sikh riots case.The court may decide on accepting ... Read more...

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Jagdish Tytler gets clean chit in 1984 anti-Sikh riots case


April 2nd, 2009 - 1:54 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Apr 2 (ANI): Former Union Minister Jagdish Tytler was on Thursday given a clean chit by the Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) in connection with the 1984 anti-Sikh riots case.De-sealing ... Read more...

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Racist attack on London gurudwara: report


March 17th, 2009 - 9:55 pm ICT by IANS
London, March 17 (IANS) A Sikh gurudwara in London was gutted in an alleged racist attack, a British newspaper reported Tuesday. Gurdwara Sikh Sangat in Bow, built in 1979 and which housed ... Read more...

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Over 2,500 leave for Pakistan for ‘Gurpurab’


November 11th, 2008 - 8:13 pm ICT by IANS
Amritsar, Nov 11 (IANS) More than 2,500 devotees Tuesday left here for Nankana Sahib in Pakistan to take part in the 'Gurpurab' (birth anniversary) celebrations of Guru Nanak Dev, the founder of ... Read more...

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‘Singh is Kinng’ show disrupted in Amritsar


August 8th, 2008 - 1:49 pm ICT by IANS
Amritsar, Aug 8 (IANS) The first show of much-hyped Hindi film "Singh is Kinng" was disrupted Friday at a cinema hall here after protests by Sikh activists. The Sikh activists vandalised the ... Read more...

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Delhi gurudwara panel to examine Sikhs’ portrayal in ‘Singh is Kinng’


August 4th, 2008 - 3:16 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 4 (IANS) The Delhi Sikh Gurudwara Management Committee (DSGMC) Monday formed a three-member committee to screen Akshay Kumar starrer "Singh is Kinng" to see if there Sikhs have been ... Read more...

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India, Pakistan mull a corridor to Sikh shrine


June 29th, 2008 - 5:27 pm ICT by IANS
Amritsar, June 29 (IANS) A two-km barbed wire corridor is one of the options being considered by the governments of India and Pakistan to enable Sikhs to visit the famous Sikh gurudwara ... Read more...

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Booklet on Sikhs aims to promote racial harmony


May 15th, 2008 - 5:50 pm ICT by admin
New Delhi, May 15 (IANS) Strongly condemning an incident in the US earlier this month when an American student set a Sikh teenager's `patka' (small turban) on fire, the Delhi Sikh Gurudwara ... Read more...

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Train priests locally, Malaysia tells Sikhs


April 20th, 2008 - 2:20 pm ICT by admin
Kuala Lumpur, April 20 (IANS) The Malaysian government has advised the 100,000-strong Sikh community in the country to train priests locally to reduce dependence on those from India. But the Sikhs have ... Read more...

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India’s minority panel to examine anti-conversion laws


March 28th, 2008 - 11:33 am ICT by admin
By Rajeev Ranjan Roy New Delhi, March 28 (IANS) The National Commission for Minorities (NCM) will be setting up a committee to examine if anti-conversion laws in India throttle people's freedom to practise ... Read more...

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23 years later, invalid Sikh seeks justice


March 13th, 2008 - 12:23 pm ICT by admin
By Ritu Sharma New Delhi, March 13 (IANS) Twenty-three years after a mob threw him into a burning truck, a barely living Gurcharan Singh is demanding justice after being reduced to a cripple ... Read more...

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Sikhs in Malaysia mark Guru Nanak’s birthday


December 27th, 2007 - 1:49 pm ICT by admin
Rawang, Dec 27 (ANI): Month-long prayers to commemorate Guru Nanak's 538th birthday were held at one of the oldest Sikh gurudwara in Malaysia. Thousands of devotees flocked to the Nanaksar gurudwara to ... Read more...

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