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Signature campaign on, seeks justice for victims


Amritsar : The All-India Sikh Students’ Federation (AISSF) launched a signature campaign at the Golden Temple plaza today, seeking justice for the 1984 anti-Sikh riot victims. Some relatives of the victims also turned up seeking justice that has been long delayed. The signature petition will be submitted to the US President. The aim is to collect 1 lakh signatures till November ...

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Centre lets pilgrims visit Pak Sikh shrines


Amritsar: Those who wish to visit Pakistan-based Sikh shrines have a reason to smile. After not allowing pilgrimage to Pakistan shrines two times consecutively, the Union Government has given its nod to pilgrimage for celebrating the birth anniversary of Guru Nanak at Nankana Sahib in Pakistan in November.The pilgrims will leave for Pakistan through three special trains on November 2 ...

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Bhai Rajoana slams SGPC for exploiting feelings of political Sikh prisoners


PATIALA : In a three page letter shared by death row convict Bhai Balwant Singh Rajoana via his foster sister Bibi Kamaldeep Kaur, Bhai Rajoana has asked the SGPC to make sincere efforts to ensure release of political Sikh prisoners. He has asked the SGPC President and SGPC appointed Akal Takht Jathedar to stop exploiting the feelings of political Sikh ...

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Akal Takht boycotts RSS affiliate’s event


Amritsar : Akal Takht today announced a boycott of an event being organised by the Rashtriya Sikh Sangat, an affiliate of the Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh (RSS), in New Delhi on October 25 to celebrate Guru Gobind Singh’s 350th birth anniversary. Akal Takht Jathedar Giani Gurbachan Singh directed the Sikh community to abide by the 2004 ‘hukumnama’ (edict), which had termed ...

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Dal Khalsa to take out ‘Sikh Genocide Remembrance March’ in Bathinda


AMRITSAR SAHIB : Pro-Khalistab Sikh outfit Dal Khalsa has announced to take out a protest march under title ‘Sikh Genocide Remembrance March’ in Bathinda on November 1 to commemorate the mass killings of Sikhs throughout India in November 1984. The march will begin from Gurdwara Haji Rattan and conclude at Gurdwara inside Qila Mubarak where tributes will be paid to ...

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