Wednesday, February 21, 2024

Topic: Sikh

IPS officer to Bengal BJP leaders: “How dare you label me a Khalistani! Is this your level?”

Angry about being targeted with a "Khalistani" remark, a Sikh IPS officer responded to West Bengal BJP leaders, including Leader of Opposition Suvendu Adhikari, urging them to refrain from stereotyping and respect his faith.

Indian man charged by US for plotting to kill Sikh activist in New York

US federal prosecutors have charged an Indian national in an alleged murder-for-hire plot to try to assassinate a Sikh activist in New York City, according to an indictment unsealed Wednesday.

NIA seizes assets of Khalistani leader Gurpatwant Singh Pannun in Punjab

Acting against Gurpatwant Singh Pannun, Khalistani leader and head of the banned organisation Sikhs for Justice, the National Investigation Agency on Saturday seized his house in Punjab's Chandigarh and confiscated land owned by him in Amritsar.

Uniform Civil Code will hurt distinct identity of minorities, says top Sikh body

The Shiromani Gurdwara Parbandhak Committee (SGPC) Saturday said the implementation of Uniform Civil Code will hurt the distinct identity of minority communities in the country.

Top Sikh body extends support to wrestlers’ protest, calls it ‘protest for dignity’

The Shiromani Gurdwara Parbandhak Committee (SGPC) expressed its support to the wrestlers who are protesting against sexual abuse by Brij Bhushan, the president of the Wrestling Federation of India (WFI), at Jantar Mantar in Delhi.

Delay in paying compensation to Sikh genocide survivor: Allahabad HC seeks affidavit of UP govt secretary

While hearing a plea filed by an 84-year-old Sikh man seeking compensation for the loss of his wife and daughter in the 1984 Sikh genocide, the Allahabad High Court has sought a personal affidavit of the Uttar Pradesh government home secretary.