Bihar CM Nitish Kumar has stoked a controversy after he refused to cover his barehead inside a gurudwara on Thursday evening. Nitish had gone to Bal Leela Gurudwara to inaugurate a six-storied rest house. Nitish was accorded a grand reception by the Sikh community at his visit to the gurudwara...
No, Prime Minister
A scam-ridden decade in office has tarred the clean image of Manmohan Singh. But is the PM a victim of circumstance or has he mastered the art of staying in power without accountability? Shoma Chaudhury tracks his legacy.
by Shoma Chaudhury - 11-05-2013,Tehelka...
Sikh Genocide 1984 – Swiss Attorney General dockets Criminal Case against Indian Minister Kamal Nath
By PARMJIT SINGH
Published: January 24, 2013
December 10, 2012
First Published: 11:29 IST(10/12/2012)
Last Updated: 14:33 IST(10/12/2012)
Surjit Bhandal, 83, with family and friends, listens during a news conference discussing her deportation to India at the First Metropolitan United Church in Victoria on Friday.(Courtesy...
India’s ‘silent’ prime minister becomes a tragic figure
By Simon Denyer - The Washington Post - Published: September 4
NEW DELHI — India’s Prime Minister Manmohan Singh helped set his country on the path to modernity, prosperity and power, but critics say the shy, soft-spoken 79-year-old is in...
ISLAMABAD (Reuters) - Pakistan's increasingly assertive Supreme Court declared Prime Minister Yusuf Raza Gilani ineligible for office on Tuesday, plunging the country into fresh turmoil as it deals with Islamic militancy, a weak economy and a crisis in relations with the United States...
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...
Prime Minister Vladimir Putin Proposes 'Eurasian Union'
VLADIMIR ISACHENKOV 10/ 4/11 08:53 AM ET
MOSCOW — Prime Minister Vladimir Putin has proposed forming a "Eurasian Union" of former Soviet nations, saying the bloc could become a major global player competing for influence with...
ANAND MARRIAGE ACT ROW: Law Minister Assures Sikh MP That He Will Take Up The Issue With PM Manmohan Singh
NEW DELHI- India’s Law Minister Salman Khursheed assured a group of Sikh MPs that he would discuss the Anand Marriage Act amendment matter with Prime Minister Manmohan Singh soon as...
No action against erring policemen who did not file chargesheet of 84 sikh genocide against Sajjan Kumar for 20 years in the court : Home Minister
Punjab Newsline Network
Thursday, 01 September 2011
CHANDIGARH: Replying to the Question asked by Harsimrat Kaur Badal, Member...
Must Read ! Very Powerfully Worded. Bravo - Prakash Bajaj, Editor of
Times of India .
LETTER OF THE EDITOR OF "THE TIMES OF INDIA " TO THE PRIME MINISTER OF INDIA
I am born and brought up in Mumbai for last fifty eight years. Believe me, corruption in Maharashtra is worse than that...
August 2, 2011
For India’s prime minister,
corruption refuses to stay ‘at arm’s length’
By Simon Denyer, Published: August 2 - The Washington Post
NEW DELHI — Like an honest man surrounded by thieves, Indian Prime Minister Manmohan Singh is finding that his own reputation for personal...
New Delhi: In a move to make cordial relation with the Centre, Punjab Chief Minister Parkash Singh Badal invited Prime Minister Manmohan Singh to inaugurate Mohali International Airport. He also sought the Prime Minister’s intervention for early election of Shiromani Gurudwara Prabandhak...
Air India Memorial:
Prime Minister Stephen Harper Unveils Montreal Monument
06/23/11 03:02 PM ET
Friends and relatives look at the names of victims
at a new memorial for Air India Flight 182 Thursday in Montreal.
(Ryan Remiorz/Canadian Press)
Edmonton MP Tim Uppal becomes the first-ever turbaned Sikh to become a Federal Minister in a country other than India.
By R. Paul Dhillon With News Files
OTTAWA – Prime Minister Stephen Harper appointed his party’s first turbaned Sikh-Canadian MP Tim Uppal to a bloated cabinet that also saw...
Singapore: Singapore Foreign Minister George Yeo on Sunday hailed the contribution of the Sikh community in the development of the city state's multi-ethnic society.
"Singapore is not Singapore without its vibrant Sikh community and its Khalsa spirit," said Yeo while applauding the community...
Pak minorities minister gunned down by radicals
Shahbaz Bhatti second official to be killed after Punjab Guv Taseer over blasphemy row in less than two months
Afzal Khan in Islamabad
Federal Minister for Minority Affairs, Shahbaz...
16 February 2011
Prime Minister Manmohan Singh reveals
why the BJP is hostile to him and is stalling Parliament
Prime Minister Manmohan Singh
Prime Minister Manmohan Singh has, almost reluctantly, let out the real reason why the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP)...
February 16, 2011
India’s Prime Minister Vows to Fight Corruption
By JIM YARDLEY - The New York Times
NEW DELHI — Faced with broad criticism of his government and of his own performance, Prime Minister Manmohan Singh of India on Wednesday vowed to complete his term while promising to crack...
Jordan's King Abdullah II ousts prime minister, cabinet
in wake of mass protests
By Joel Greenberg
Tuesday, February 1, 2011; 9:10 AM
AMMAN, JORDAN - Jordan's King Abdullah II on Tuesday dismissed Prime Minister Samir Rifai and his cabinet after widespread protests by crowds of people...