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  1. drdpsn

    General "my Journey In Science - Autobiography Of An Indian Scientist" : Book Review By Dr. D. P. Singh*

    Book Title : My Journey in Science - Autobiography of an Indian Scientist Author : Prof. Hardev Singh Virk, Prof. of Eminence, Punjabi University, Patiala Published by : Gracious Books, Patiala, India Year of Publication : 2018; Price : Rs...
  2. Ishna

    Indian Mythology In Gurbani Series

    Found this blog recently and it's quite interesting. As a non-Indian without the assumed knowledge of cultural religion of Hinduism, a lot of the Hindu/Indian mythological references in Gurbani go right over my head. I hope the author continues this project as I imagine it will become a very...
  3. linzer

    India Indian Woman Kills Leopard That Attacked Her By Shiv Prassad Joshi

    BBC News India Kamla Devi spoke to the media from hospital, where she is stable. An Indian woman armed only with farm tools is stable in hospital after killing a leopard that attacked her. Kamla Devi, 56, sustained multiple bites, cuts and fractures during the half-hour battle. She had...
  4. Tejwant Singh

    USA Indian American Farmers Weathering Record Drought In California

    Indian American Farmers Weathering Record Drought in California India West, News Report, Sunita Sohrabji, Posted: Jul 06, 2014 Above: Yuba City, Calif., farmer Karm Bains surveyed his peach orchards in early spring, after an extremely hot winter pushed out blooms too early. Indian...
  5. Harry Haller

    UK Sikh Extremist Jailed For 10 Years Over Knife Attack On Indian General Who Was On Holiday In London

    A Sikh man has been jailed for ten years after being convicted of attempting to assassinate a former Indian military lieutenant general in 2012. Lakhbir Singh, 26, is the latest, and final, person to be imprisoned over the attack, with three men and one woman already serving time. Lieutenant...
  6. linzer

    India Indian Supreme Court Re-criminalizes Gay Sex

    I just ran across this and thought I'd share. It seems to me like a giant step backwards and huge waste of time. I would think that India has much larger problems to tackle than this. From Huffington Post Prerna Lal Founder, DreamActivist.org India's Supreme Court...
  7. spnadmin

    USA Sikh Soldiers Want More Indian Americans In U.S. Army

    Sikh Soldiers Want More Indian Americans in U.S. Army By Yoshita Singh, Press Trust of India The United States should change its policy to allow more Indian Americans to join the military without compromising on their religious beliefs and practices, the only three Sikh soldiers in the...
  8. Harkiran Kaur

    India Indian ‘Journalist’ Slams Gurbaksh Singh Than Admits To Receiving Information From ‘Agencies’

    This is the first media exposure of Bhai Gurbaksh Singh Ji by Indian media and instead of showing how peacefully a young man has been on hunger strike for more than 43 days asking for the government to stand up for human rights and release prisoners that have completed their jail terms, the...
  9. aristotle

    Canada Canadian Sikh MPP Jagmeet Singh Denied Indian Visa

    Toronto, 25th December Canadian Sikh MPP Jagmeet Singh has been reportedly denied a visa to India by the Indian consulate located at Toronto, Canada. Jagmeet Singh stated that he had applied to be allowed an Indian visa on 15th November, the visa application was however rejected and sent back...
  10. spnadmin

    Politics List Of 119 Sikh Political Prisoners Lodged In Indian Jails Released By Sikh Bodies

    List of 119 Sikh political prisoners lodged in Indian jails released by Sikh bodies By Parmjit Singh http://www.sikhsiyasat.net/2013/12/11/list-of-119-sikh-political-prisoners-lodged-in-indian-jails-released-by-sikh-bodies/ According to information available with the Sikh Siysat News...
  11. aristotle

    India Indian State Odisha Finally Bans Witch-hunting

    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...
  12. spnadmin

    India Panning For Gold: Bullion Found In Indian Plane's Toilet

    Panning for gold: hidden bullion found in Indian plane's toilet Smugglers suspected as gold bars left in domestic Jet Airways flight at http://www.theguardian.com/world/2013/nov/20/gold-hidden-bullion-plane-toilet Two lunchboxes hidden in the toilets of a Jet Airways plane triggered...
  13. K

    USA Miss America Crowns 1st Winner Of Indian Descent; Racist Tweets Flow

    (CNN) -- No sooner had the tiara been placed atop her head than a barrage of racist tweets flooded the Internet. "If you're #Miss America you should have to be American," said one. "WHEN WILL A WHITE WOMAN WIN #MISSAMERICA? Ever??!!" screamed another. Nina Davuluri is American. She just...
  14. spnadmin

    S Asia Afghan Attack Targets Indian Mission

    Afghan Attack Targets Indian Mission Video and story http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-asia-23558930 Suicide bombers have targeted the Indian consulate in the eastern Afghan city of Jalalabad, killing at least nine civilians. Three bombers drove up in a car before detonating their...
  15. spnadmin

    India Free School Meals Kill Indian Children: 20 Dead

    Free School Meals Kill Indian Children by Jason Burke http://www.guardian.co.uk/world/2013/jul/17/school-meals-kill-indian-children At least 20 children have died and up to 30 more are seriously ill after eating free meals at a primary school in eastern India. The children, aged between six...
  16. Tejwant Singh

    Buddhism Indian Buddhist Sites Hit By Blasts

    Indian Buddhist Sites Hit By Blasts By INDRAJIT SINGH 07/07/13 12:23 PM ET EDT PATNA, India — A series of blasts hit three Buddhist sites in eastern India early Sunday, injuring at least two people and drawing condemnation from the prime minister. Senior police officer S.K. Bhardwaj...
  17. spnadmin

    Fingerprint Sodhi: Indian Forensic Pioneer

    Fingerprint Sodhi: Indian Forensic Pioneer Dr G S Sodhi An Interview by KIRANDEEP KAUR http://www.sikhchic.com/people/fingerprint_sodhi_indian_forensic_pioneer_dr_g_s_sodhi New Delhi Khalsa College’s Dr G S Sodhi is amongst a handful of scientists in the world, and the only one in...
  18. spnadmin

    Movies A New Direction For Indian Cinema?

    A New Direction for Indian Cinema ? by Tom Brook http://www.bbc.com/culture/story/20130523-indian-cinema-getting-real As Cannes celebrates a centenary of Indian cinema, many Indian filmmakers believe a move away from the traditional Bollywood style is needed, as Tom Brook discovers...
  19. spnadmin

    World Mentally Ill Indian's Hidden Decade In Solitary

    Mentally ill Indian's hidden decade in solitary By Claudia Hammond http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/health-22689652 Note: This article has been uploaded to World, rather than Health and Nutrition because it concerns not only mental health but mental health policies worldwide, and cultural...
  20. linzer

    India Call On The Indian Parliament To Abolish Child Slavery In India By Immediately Passing The Child And

    The following sponsored email was sent to you from WalkFree.org via AlterNet: <TABLE style="WIDTH: 700px" border=0 cellSpacing=1 summary="" cellPadding=1 align=center><TBODY><TR><TD> Dear AlterNet Reader, Every day, millions of children in India wake up to long hours of back-breaking...
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