CHANDIGARH – The blacklist of Non-Resident Indians (NRIs), largely Sikhs, needs to be reviewed to help people of Indian origin settled abroad come to India freely, a senior Punjab minister said this week.
Finance Minister Upinderjit Kaur supported the North American Punjabi Association...
A woman is Punjab's new finance minister
Chandigarh, Oct 20 : Less than a week after Manpreet Singh Badal was sacked as the finance minister of Punjab, Chief Minister Parkash Singh Badal Wednesday named a woman, Upinderjit Kaur, to the post.
Kaur, who is over 70, is presently the education...
Indian minister blasts Games criticism
as exaggerated, unfair
September 24, 2010
Les Whittington - Toronto Star
OTTAWA—India is being subjected to unfair and exaggerated criticism of its preparations for the Commonweath Games, a senior Indian government minister said today, adding that...
Indo-Asian News Service
New Delhi, September 16, 2010
First Published: 14:45 IST(16/9/2010)
Last Updated: 02:32 IST(17/9/2010)
Eight of 16 CJIs were 'corrupt', says ex-law minister
Former Union Law Minister Shanti Bhushan on Thursday told the Supreme Court that at least eight of the...
Sunday, August 15, 2010
Prime Minister's Office Prime Minister’s Independence Day Address .
Following is the text of the Prime Minister, Dr. Manmohan Singh’s address from the ramparts of Red Fort on the occasion of Independence Day:
I greet you on the 63rd anniversary...
Sikh Community Visit Prime
Minster Hon. Raila A. Odinga
WISHING HIM SPEEDY RECOVERY FROM HIS AILMENT
Coastweek -- The Sikh Supreme Council of Kenya and other Sikh community delegates visit the Hon Prime Minister at his Karen residence and convey views and concerns about the Sikh community...
The Delhi government has paid Rs 154.53 crore as enhanced ex-gratia compensation to victims of the 1984 anti-Sikh riots, home minister P Chidambaram told the Rajya Sabha today.
"2,733 persons were killed during 1984 anti-Sikh riots in Delhi as per the report of Ahooja Committee appointed by...
Forty-seven head of states gathered in the capital of the United States of America to participate in the Nuclear Security Summit which began on April 12. India's Chief, Council of Ministers, Manmohan Singh met the Canadian Prime Minister Stephen Harper. Mr. Singh specifically advised his...
CHANDIGARH: Punjab NRI Affairs Minister Sewa Singh Sekhwan urged the Prime Minister Dr. Manmohan Singh to make an announcement regarding abolition of blacklist of Sikh NRIs having no criminal background during his forth coming visit to Canada.
In a statement, Sekhwan said that during the...
Canadian Minister Attempts to Defuse
Escalating Diplomatic Spat With India
May 28, 2010
South Asia Bureau
NEW DELHI, INDIA-In a bid to defuse an increasingly venomous diplomatic spat between Canada and India, Canadian citizenship and immigration minister Jason Kenney...
IS MULTICULTURALISM MINISTER JASON KENNEY
PLAYING DIRTY POLITICS WITH HINDUS AND SIKHS?
By Rattan Mall – Editor: Indo-Canadian Voice – May 1, 2010
Citizenship, Immigration and Multiculturalism Minister Jason Kenney is...
NYC Sikhs protest appearance of Indian minister
By MEGAN K. SCOTT (AP) – 12 hours ago
The Associated Press: NYC Sikhs protest appearance of Indian minister
NEW YORK — Several dozen Sikhs on Thursday protested a speech by an Indian minister who they say instigated mob riots in their...
Lalit K Jha, Press Trust Of India
Washington, March 12, 2010
Prime Minister Manmohan Singh
to get World Statesman award
The Appeal of Conscience Foundation on Friday announced to felicitate Prime Minister Manmohan Singh with its prestigious World Statesman Award for the year 2010...
Punjab CM releases Dassmesh Bachnawli
CHANDIGARH: Punjab Chief Minister Parkash Singh Badal Friday released a book titled ‘Select Sayings of Guru Gobind Singh’ (DASHMESH- BACHNAWALI) edited by eminent Sikh Scholar and Writer Dr. Harnam Singh Shan here at Chief...
President Obama Welcomes Prime Minister Singh Of India
YouTube- President Obama Welcomes Prime Minister Singh of India
Obama tells Singh that U.S. values its ties with India
After talks with Prime Minister Manmohan Singh, the president says the nations have...
US President Barack Obama to Meet Indian Prime Minister Manmohan Singh
US President Barack Obama is looking forward to the state visit of Prime Minister Manmohan Singh to Washington in November.
Singh, who will be paying the first state visit of the Obama Administration, and his wife...
Hyderabad, September 6 : As a mark of respect to the departed late Chief Minister Y S Rajasekhara Reddy who died in a helicopter crash in Nallamalla Forests of Kurnool district a few days ago, members of Sikh Youth Association, Ameerpet today organised a mass poor feeding programme (Annadanam...
Sikh MP suspended for fingering allegations against Malaysian Deputy Prime Minister
From The Sikh Times
A Sikh MP Gobind Singh Deo has been suspended for a year, as he accused the Deputy Prime Minister Datuk Seri Najib Tun Razak of being involved in a murder case and in contempt of a deputy...