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London: The British teenaged girl who attacked an 80-year-old Sikh pensioner in a city centre in Britain's Coventry last year has been jailed for two years by the Warwick crown court.
Coral Millerchip, 20, attacked...
Sikh youth who raised voice of political prisoners during Kabaddi cup released from Ludhiana Jail
By Parmjit Singh
Ludhiana, Punjab (December 21...
Judge to Sikh Man: Remove “That Rag” or Go to Jail
By Bear Atwood
Today, in a letter to the Mississippi Department of Transportation (MDOT), the ACLU and United Sikhs called on state officials...
Offensive Sikh Jokes Can Land You in Jail
JALANDHAR: Next time you crack a joke on Sikhs, think twice. A Jalandhar resident, who texted offensive jokes on Sikhs to a member of the community, found himself...
Friday, September 06, 2013
Press Trust Of India
New Delhi, September 06, 2013
Bill allowing jail inmates to contest polls passed
Negating a Supreme Court order, Parliament on Friday passed a bill that maintains the right of those in jail to contest polls, with the government saying the...
Rajya Sabha adopts bill to allow those in jail to contest polls
PTI - Aug 27, 2013, 07.23 PM IST
NEW DELHI: Taking a step towards negating a Supreme Court order, RajyaSabha on Tuesday approved a proposal to maintain the right of those in jail to contest polls amidst law minister...
Norwegian alleges rape, fights Dubai jail sentence
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By BRIAN MURPHY
DUBAI, United Arab Emirates (AP) — A Norwegian woman sentenced to 16 months in jail in Dubai for having sex outside marriage after she reported an alleged rape said Friday she decided to speak out in hopes of...
Hurting Sikh sentiments case: Bhaniara gets 3 yrs in jail, released on bail
Monday, May, 13 2013 - 15:56
AMBALA/CHANDIGARH: Ambala district courts Monday sentenced controversial Baba Piara Singh Bhaniara 3 years in jail, on charges of hurting religious sentiments of Sikhs and sacrilege...
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...
The family of the victim of the first ever recorded fatal 'cash-for-crash' accident said they will never recover after four men were jailed over the attempted insurance scam.
Baljinder Kaur Gill, 34, died when her Ford Fiesta, was hit again by a van "in an explosion of metal, glass and...
31 Mar, 2012, 04.46AM IST, Viney Sharma,ET Bureau
Punjab minister Bibi Jagir Kaur gets 5-year jail term
CHANDIGARH: Punjab minister Bibi Jagir Kaur was sentenced to five years imprisonment by a CBI court in Patila on Friday for her role in the mysterious death of her daughter Harpreet...
Ludhiana or US, jail problems the same
n Sneaking mobile phones or drugs
n Most criminals turning habitual offenders
n Social stigma attached to conviction
Ludhiana, July 16
It may seem strange that even the most secured prisons in the United States...
July 5, 2011
Muslims in Australia face jail over veils
By Jonathan Pearlman, The Daily Telegraph July 5, 2011 2:02 PM
Muslim women who refuse to remove their veils for police will face jail
under new laws in Australia's largest state.
Photograph by: Mohammed Abed, AFP/Getty Images...
June 18, 2011
India's oldest prisoner walks out of jail at 108
Rajiv Srivastava, TNN | Jun 18, 2011, 12.27am IST
LUCKNOW: In 1987, when he was 84, Brij Bihari went on a killing spree. All his life, he had cherished one dream: to be mahant of Maharajganj's Jagannath temple. Towards that...
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A SIKH prison officer sacked for wearing a religious dagger in jail has lost a legal challenge against his dismissal.
Jagdip Singh Dhinsa, 26, of Derby, had worked at Dovegate Prison for three weeks when he was sacked for carrying the knife, known as...
Khalsa Women and Meer Mannu's Jail
Without any doubt, Sikh women had played an equal part in the struggle to keep alive the Khalsa ideals and beliefs. Sikh women worked as a silent majority in the background and sometimes as in the case of Mai Bhago exceeded the Khalsa men in warfare. But...
By Kevin Eckstrom
Religion News Service
A coalition of Christian churches answered the Rev. Martin Luther King's 1963 "Letter from Birmingham Jail," conceding that Americans have often chosen to be comfortable rather than "prophetic" on racism.
Leaders of Christian Churches Together in...
Jatehdar Akal Takht to visit Burail Jail in Chandigarh to baptize former CM's assassin
Punjab Newsline Network
Sunday, 05 December 2010
By Jagmohan Singh
AMRITSAR: High Priest Akal Takht (Highest Sikh Temporal Seat) Jatehdar Gyani Gurbachan Singh would visit Burail jail to baptise...
Bradley Manning will wake up tomorrow, at a military base in Virginia, to his 189th day in custody for the alleged leak of more than 250,000 diplomatic cables to WikiLeaks.
Manning, 23, a US army intelligence analyst brought up in the Oklahoma Bible belt and west Wales, is locked up with...