Walking the Western Front: A Sikh soldier lays at rest, far from homeland and adopted land
Sat May 03 2014 Posted by Katie Daubs, GTA at 06:00 AM The Star
He left no photos, no letters, but Sunta Gouger Singh was among 10 Sikh soldiers who fought with Canada in the Great War. And he was the...
GANDHINAGAR: In a bid to make life easy for a key NDA ally, Shiromani Akali Dal, the Modi government has decided to defreeze the land of 52 Sikh farmers in Kutch.
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...
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New Delhi, August 29, 2013
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Lok Sabha passes Land Bill, govt hopes will strike 'fair balance'
The path-breaking Land Acquisition Bill, which seeks to provide just and fair...
Leaders blame babudom for land woes of Sikhs
Hoping for a favourable solution for nearly 150 Sikh families in getting their rights to cultivate lands at...
Mumbai Land Grab
One activist is organising Mumbai's slum-dwellers as they face eviction to make way for upmarket developments.
Story and video at this link http://www.aljazeera.com/programmes/activate/2012/10/20121014113746742151.html
Simpreet Singh is facing the fight of his life as he...
A wonderful shabad submitted for perusal and comments. My interpretation outside quotes. All errors are mine and I stand corrected. Sat Sri Akal.
Dear Sister the...
Land acquired by the government or its instrumentalities for a specific public purpose cannot be changed and transferred to private individuals or corporate bodies, the Supreme Court has held. A bench of justices G S Singhvi and Sudhansu Jyoti Mukhopadhaya said though government enjoys...
American poet, novelist, essayist and
I was driven from the sea through the mountains to Jerusalem. Where every street has three names that do not always translate from one to another. Street of the "Mujahideen" translated into English and Hebrew as "Lion's Gate Road." But the...
by ROHINI RAMAKRISHNAN
The documentary “One Million Snake Bites” sends out the message – that humans and snakes must learn to coexist.
Snakes move swiftly and people in crowded cities jostle each other…the documentary “One Million Snake Bites” (that was screened recently at Sathyam Cinemas to...
Sadly Weep our Daughters in the 'Land of Five Rivers'.
..For sadly weep our daughters in the 'Land of Five Rivers'.
GOD….Are you a man or a woman?
The pages of Sri Guru Granth Sahib are replete with many names for God, some are masculine in gender while others are feminine…But that...
This thread is for discussion,whether it was possible for sikh leaders to carve
a sikh state from undivided India.Please share your thoughts along with the source
Land belonging to Hindu, Sikh shrines targeted in Pakistan
Another incident of acquisition of land belonging to Hindu and Sikh shrines in Pakistan has come to light, and Pakistan authorities have been approached by minorities to take this issue seriously.
According to the News, a...
24: Disputed land split into 3 parts
The Allahabad High Court rules by majority that the disputed land in Ayodhya be divided into three parts to be distributed among the Sunni Waqf Board, Nirmohi Akhara and the party for 'Ram Lalla', say lawyers...
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By John L. Esposito and Sheila B. Lalwani
It is the 10th anniversary of the Religious Land Use and Institutionalized Persons Act.
Hold your applause.
The federal bill President Clinton signed into law in...
New Delhi: A Minority Affairs Ministry report accessed by CNN-IBN reveals that land belonging to various Wakf boards in India are being misused and even sold at throwaway prices.
The report contains nationwide details of prevailing corruption in Wakf boards. It exposes a nexus involving...
neither v cn beliv sepratists leaders of kashmir nor indian athority ..we dont want to b scape goats ... if kashmiri pandits r asking for their homeland across river jehlum under the banner of "panun kashmir" n ladakhis hav autonomous hill dev. council ..we too want our homeland in kashmir where...
WHEN THE District Collector offered 65-year-old Rajamma five acres of forest land in Attappady, a major tribal belt of Kerala, she thought Lady Luck was smiling on her. It was a government project to promote farming...