Raju was held in chains for more than 50 years after being poached in India
The animal bled from spiked shackles and lived on hand-outs from tourists
Team from North London charity Wildlife SOS travelled to India to free animal
Raju cried tears of joy after being freed from suffering on American...
Gurmukh Singh, Sikh Immigrant Held in Detention Who Became a Cause Celebré, Reunited with Garden Grove Family
By Gabriel San Roman
Gurmurkh Singh, an undocumented Indian immigrant from Garden Grove, was released...
Mumbai gang-rape: five held over attack on photo-journalist
Woman taken to hospital following attack in abandoned textile mill in one of the city's fastest-growing neighbourhoods
Maseeh Rahman in Delhi
theguardian.com, Friday 23 August 2013 10.28 BST
A woman working on an assignment...
Ex-Jathedar's son held for molesting a woman
SGPC suspends the Ragi
Wednesday, February, 27 2013 - 11:44
AMRITSAR: Shiromani Gurdwara Parbandhak Committee has suspended its employee Ajay Singh, a Ragi (hymn reciter), following complaint against him by Canada based women for...
Man Behind Anti-Islam Film Arrested and Held Without Bail
After two weeks of protests across the Middle East, the man behind the Anti-Islam film is behind bars--for parole violations.
September 28, 2012 |
Canadian of Punjabi origin held with heroin worth Rs 15cr
Yudhvir Rana, TNN | Sep 27, 2012, 06.30AM IST
AMRITSAR: Canada-based international drug mafia is now roping in young Indo-Canadian youths to smuggle heroin from Punjab on allurement of handsome returns. Their nefarious plans were...
Of 50 ministerial portfolios in Punjab, 27 held by Badal family
Friday, September, 21 2012 - 19:17
CHANDIGARH: Of about 50 ministerial portfolios in Punjab, 27 are held by the 4 members of the Badal family, while the rest 23 are shared by other 11 ministers. And all the important...
The Jat Sikh minor girl, whose family members allegedly kidnapped and murdered the Dalit youth with whom she had an affair, was traced on Tuesday and presented before the police by her parents. A police inquiry found that she had been at her cousin's house in Theekriwala village of
Search For Suspects Continue
SACRAMENTO, Calif. -- Funeral services were held Saturday for 78 year old Gurmej Atwal, one of two Sikh men shot and killed while walking in their Elk Grove neighborhood last month.
Atwal's son said his father's death is very hard on the family.
First Sirdar Kapur Singh Memorial Lecture held
Thursday, 20 January 2011
PATIALA:Punjab Historical Studies Department of Punjabi University Patiala organized the ‘First Sirdar Kapur Singh Memorial Lecture’ with the collaboration of Sirdar Kapur Singh Foundation Patiala...
West Sacramento police have arrested two suspects in connection with an early Sunday morning assault on a Sikh cab driver.
Pedro Ramirez, 41, and Johnny Morales, 33, turned themselves in Thursday evening to police and were arrested on suspicion of felony assault with a deadly weapon and...
Employee held stealing money from Golden Temple
November 24, 2010
PNS | Amritsar
An employee of Shiromani Gurdwara Parbandhak Committee (SGPC) caught red handed when he was stealing money from the Golden Temple on Tuesday. Incident took place when his activity recorded in the close circuit...
Indian held at Houston airport with "Jihadi" material
There is little doubt that insecurity about all things Islamic has gripped the United States. First it was the fierce war of words over the mosque to be built near the site of the 9/11 attacks. Then it was the...
Four British Sikhs have been arrested in connection with the murder of an Indian Sikh politician in Patiala last year.
Rulda Singh, 62, an activist of the Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh-linked Rashtriya Sikh Sangat, was shot and injured at in his shop in Patiala's grain market on...
MUMBAI: The state anti-terrorist squad (ATS) on Saturday arrested a key member of Babbar Khalsa International (BKI), an alleged Sikh terror outfit, who had been on the run after firing at Narcotic Control Bureau officials in Punjab last year.
Nishant Singh Karam Singh (27), who is also...
The following is a real story - it is still unfolding in India, even as you read on ...
Pigeon kabootar, uddan fly
Look wekho, asmaan sky
[Old Punjabi rhyme used to teach English]
The hostilities between India and Pakistan - the two nations that have fought three...
Sikh Summit to be held in Washington in May
Washington, Apr 6 (PTI) A Sikh advocacy group today announced to organise a Sikh Summit here in May where members of the community from across the US would meet lawmakers to appraise them about the various issues being faced by...
Teenager held in asylum detention centre (From The Bolton News)
Teenager held in asylum detention centre
2:50pm Saturday 7th February 2009
By Saiqa Chaudhari »
A MOTHER is begging officials to show "humanity" and release her teenage son from a detention centre.