Category: People & Events

Sikhs Appeal for Unity

Assamese Sikhs today urged the communities fighting for separate states to eschew their demand and remain a part of the greater Assamese society. They said they had always felt proud as Assamese Sikhs, a unique identity developed through a long assimilation… Read More

Potent Memories From a Divided India

Growing up, Guneeta Singh Bhalla heard a terrifying story from her grandmother. In August 1947, as British India was being partitioned into independent India and Pakistan, her grandmother fled Lahore, in what was soon to become Pakistan, for Amritsar… Read More

Desecration of Sikh Holy Book

KARACHI: The Pakistan Sikh Council on Tuesday called on the government and the Chief Justice of Pakistan to take notice of growing incidents of desecration of their holy book, Guru Granth Sahib, in various parts of Sindh… Read More

A Life is a Life

In the aftermath of shooting rampages in Colorado, Virginia and elsewhere, victims’ families have clashed over how to distribute money donated by well-wishers. But after a gunman killed six worshippers at a Milwaukee-area Sikh temple last year.. Read More