Chicago Sikh Cabdriver Arrested in July for Carrying Religious Article; Charges Dropped in August
by Christopher Becker
On July 11, 41-year-old Chicago-area cabdriver Harjit...
Rajasthan panchayat bars girls from carrying cell phones
IANS - Aug 25, 2012, 10.22PM IST
A village panchayat in Rajasthan has prohibited minor girls from carrying mobiles and directed them to cover their heads when going out of home.
JAIPUR: After girls in a Uttar Pradesh village...
Panja Sahib Saka
Punja Sahib Incident – An Eye-Witness Account
In 1922, during the “Guru kaa Baagh” morcha a great incident occurred at Siri Punja Sahib in Hasan-Abdaal, Pakistan. The singhs arrested during the Akali Morcha of Guru kaa Baagh, were being taken to the jails of Attock and...
Devotees barred from carrying ‘palki sahib’
Amritsar, October 21
The SGPC has discontinued the practice of allowing devotees to carry “palki sahib” on their shoulders from Sri Akal Takht to Sri Harmandar Sahib early in the morning everyday.
A section of devotees have even complained to...
Court lifts ban on carrying kirpan at US gurdwara
Tribune News Service
Amritsar, January 18
A local court in Rochester (USA) has lifted the ban on carrying a kirpan into the Gurdwara Sahib Rochester almost six months after it was imposed in view of some a bid by some persons to take...
A Danish Court has imposed a fine of 3000 kroners on Ripudaman Singh, a student, of the Aahrus University, Denmark for wearing a kirpan . Ripudaman Singh hails from Jalandhar.