We had the pleasure of interviewing Dr. Balwant Singh Ji Dhillon of GNDU who spent 20 years clearing up Baba Banda Singh Ji Bahadur's name using contemporary/primary sources.
Dr. Dhillon, in a career spanning three decades, has unearthed numerous primary sources in Sikh history and lent new...
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New Delhi: Spelling more trouble for the Congress, a sting operation by Cobrapost has claimed that the Delhi Police acted in connivance with the then state government during the 1984-anti Sikh riots.
The sting shows many Delhi Police officers alleging that some top brass officers worked in...
Despite the Modi wave and the backing of the Shiromani Akali Dal, BJP's situation in the Sikh-dominated West Delhi constituency looks grim because of the wrong choice of candidate. The party's candidate for the Lok Sabha Parvesh Verma, who recently won the Assembly elections from Mehrauli, is...
When Sikhs Conquered Delhi
by Major-General Kulwant Singh (Retd.)
Nadir Shah's brutal offensives and the eight invasions by Ahmed Shah Abdali had made the Mughal Empire fragile and weak.
Sikhs had emerged as a strong and powerful force in northern India, and eventually halted Abdali's...
New Delhi, March 9 (IANS)
Thousands of Sikhs celebrated Delhi Fateh Diwas, the anniversary of a historic event when the Nishaan Sahib -- the holy symbol of the Khalsa Panth -- was unfurled at the Red Fort.
Eighteenth-century Sikh warrior Sardar Baghel Singh had unfurled the saffron...
India state polls: Common Man's party wins Delhi seats
A surprise strong showing by a new anti-corruption party in India has helped to topple the ruling Congress party in Delhi assembly elections.
The leader of the Common Man's Party...
Book Review : A Lahoria in Delhi — By Dr Ishtiaq Ahmed
Delhi by Heart: Impressions of a Pakistani Traveller
Author: Raza Rumi
Publisher: HarperCollins, New Delhi; 2013
Note: The book title...
A woman spokesperson of Asaram Bapu was booked for making derogatory remarks against Guru Nanak, while defending the spiritual leader in an alleged case of sexual assault, police said. Asaram Bapu has denied the allegation against him.
Neelam Dubey, a spokesperson of Asaram Bapu, was booked...
West Delhi Communal Clash Leaves 25 Injured
by Dipankar Ghose & Sahlini Narayan
A communal clash between Sikhs and Valmikis erupted in West Delhi's Tilak Vihar on Thursday, leaving at least 25...
Former president of Delhi Sikh Gurdwara Management Committee could face religious action
Delhi Sikh Gurdwara Management Committee sets up panel to seek cancellation of new DU norm
AMRITSAR: The Delhi Sikh...
Sajjan Kumar acquittal: Angry protests erupt in Delhi, Jammu
Angry protests erupted in Delhi and Jammu over the acquittal of Congress leader Sajjan Kumar in an...
Delhi rape: When will the authorities wake up?
Manisha Singh - Saturday, April 20, 2013, 13:42
Even as one goes through a gamut of emotions – shock, anger, rage, horror and tears - at the horrific and brutal rape of a five-year-old child in Delhi, one question prods the mind...
Delhi seethes in anger over child's rape, protests spread
PTI - Apr 20, 2013, 07.09 PM IST
Accused arrested from in-law's home in Bihar
Bihar village orders boycott of accused's family
NEW DELHI: In a throwback to days of December last, Delhi on Saturday seethed in anger over the...
Delhi Police tried to shield 1984 riots accused, alleges CBI
PTI Posted online: Fri Mar 15 2013, 20:19 hrs
New Delhi : CBI today alleged that the Delhi Police had failed to act against the main culprits and had tried to shield the accused in the 1984 anti-Sikh riots case in which Congress...
A Ghost Hospital in Delhi
by Joanna Sugden
When it was conceived in 2000, the Guru Harkrishan Institute of Medical Sciences and Research was billed as a high-tech, super-specialty hospital with trauma center and...
NEW DELHI: Delhi gang-rape prime accused Ram Singh on Monday committed suicide by hanging himself in Tihar Jail.
The incident came to light around 5am. Ram Singh was found hanging inside jail number 3. He was rushed to the jail hospital but declared dead on arrival. The body was then sent for...
US to honour Delhi gang-rape victim as woman of courage
IANS | Mar 5, 2013, 10.12 AM IST
WASHINGTON: Nirbhaya, the victim of a gang rape in a Delhi bus, who became the focus of women around India and their fight against gender-based violence, is among ten extraordinary women being...
Memorandum says that if Sikhs in France are not allowed to wear a turban in schools and on ID document photos, then the turban is deemed to be banned in France, which will be a betrayal of France's motto - Liberté, égalité, fraternité
Minister-Counsellor at the French...
Some of you may be wondering why the 2 threads identifying the name and image of the Delhi rape victim have been moved. You can no longer see them.
I have done that because of a public notice I spotted on The Hindu this morning. Even if the father has given permission, it is still a violation...