"...Archbishop Mario Zenari, Vatican nuncio in Damascus, describes the activities of the parishes involved in the preparation for Christmas, despite the bombs and religious hatred. In a Catholic institution on the outskirts of the capital, dozens of children joyfully cut out figures for the...
Parties set to defy Akal Takht edict on keeping politics out of Jor Mela
Sanjeev Chopra Posted: Sat Dec 25 2010, 23:25 hrs Patiala:
Turning a deaf ear to the recent edict of the Akal Takht jathedar for keeping Jor Mela free of any kind of political activity and for serving only simple...
Honour killings: Young Indians defy outdated taboos
Tuesday, 06 July 2010
By Shilpa Raina
NEW DELHI: Sixty-five-year-old Suhkdev Singh Darswal, a Rajput, is a happy man. His four daughters have settled down with men of their choice, making their family as diverse as India is as a...
Sikhs mark Sovereignty Milestones and Defy Indian Posturing in South Asia
irmingham/Smethwick, 13 may (Ranjit Singh Srai)-Sunday 9th May 2010:
An array of Sikh organisations has, while marking key historical anniversaries relating to Sikh...
Sikhs defy Akal Takht edict
against Prof Darshan Singh
TNN, 3 February 2010, 04:27am IST
THE TIMES OF INDIA
<!-- google_ad_section_start -->CHANDIGARH...
[India News] Bhopal, Mar. 26 : It was the time of celebrations of colours and there must be something special to grace the occasion. Dozens of eunuchs here scorched the ramp on the festival of colours Holi , asserting their presence in a society where they are shunned and often ostracized...
Takht Patna Sahib, Hazoor Sahib to defy Nanakshahi calendar
To celebrate 400th anniversary of Guru Granth Sahib on Sept 15
Tribune news service
Amritsar, July 24
The Nanakshahi calendar, having stamp of the Akal Takht...