The State Legislative Assembly on Thursday passed The Odisha Prevention of Witch-hunting Bill 2013 which prohibits all forms witch-hunting and other similar practices.
After a marathon debate, legislators emphasised on the need for such legislation and gave approval to the bill. The penal...
Area 51 Revealed in CIA Spy Plane Documents
By ANTHONY CASTELLANO
Images 2 and 3 rendered by SPN mentor Mai Harinder Kaur ji
Area 51 in Nevada has long been the subject of wild...
Aghan interpreters finally given visas
The Ministry of Defence has at last agreed that its Afghan interpreters should be allowed to escape the danger and violence of Britain's streets and go back to the safety of Afghanistan.
"it's just too dangerous here," said one frightened intrepreter...
Trilochan Singh Oberoi, a bearded Sikh American, will finally begin working at Folsom State Prison in California Nov. 1, after a contentious six-year battle to gain employment there.
“I feel like a soldier who has finished a long battle,” a jubilant Oberoi told India-West. “I do...
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July 5, 2011
Nations finally agree on GM food labelling
Sarah Schmidt, Postmedia News: Tuesday, July 5, 2011 1:35 PM
OTTAWA — The countries of the world ended two decades of bickering Tuesday when they agreed to guidelines for genetically modified food labelling.
The United Nations...
Indian rupee finally gets its own symbol
Reuters - July 15, 2010 9:02 AM
The new symbol, an amalgam of the devanagari script of the Hindi
language and the Roman letter "R," "reflects and captures the
Indian ethos and culture," the cabinet said in a statement.
Photograph by: Reuters, Reuters...
Petition urging to recognize 84 Sikh
massacre as "genocide" introduced
in Canadian parliament
Punjab Newsline Network
Friday, 11 June 2010
OTTAWA(Canada): After being blocked by the Conservative government on June 9, Canadian Sikhs were able to introduce a petition asking Canada to...
Kiranjit Kaur's ordeal is finally over.
For 26 years, she ran pillar to post, from Patiala to Delhi, for her husband Narinderjit Singh's death certificate.
Singh, a teacher, was killed on November 1, 1984 during the anti-Sikh riots that broke out after the assassination of Indira Gandhi...
On Wednesday, the Punjab Governor finally gave his nod to grant of pardon to Narain Dutt, Manjit Singh and Prem Kumar, three youths who had been implicated and then convicted for the murder of a girl from their village. The formal notification in this regard was issued on Thursday by the Punjab...
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Long wait for restoration of Pak gurdwara finally over (Yahoo! India News)
Thu, 01 Jun 2006 20:25:23 GMT
While the main Sikh gurdwaras situated in Pakistan manage to...
Finally, a Sikh becomes an officer in Pak army (The Tribune)
Tue, 20 Dec 2005 21:10:12 GMT
Islamabad, December 20 A 19-year-old Sikh youth has become the first one from...
... here early morning today, visited the Academy along with MLA Surjit Singh Rakhra, his NRI brother Darshan Singh Dhaliwal, Anandpur Sahib SGPC member Gurinder ...