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  1. aristotle

    National Sikh Campaign Launched To Tackle Misconceptions About The Community

    NEW YORK: Sikhs in the US have launched the National Sikh Campaign to tackle the growing misperceptions of Sikhism since 9/11 and highlight the contribution of Sikh Americans to America. The decision was taken by business and community leaders across the country gathered at Willard...
  2. spnadmin

    Akal Takht To Honour Dr. Kirpal Singh As National Professor Of Sikhism

    Akal Takht to honour Dr. Kirpal Singh with title of National Professor of Sikhism By Parmjit Singh http://www.sikhsiyasat.net/2014/01/18/akal-takht-to-honour-dr-kirpal-singh-with-title-of-national-professor-of-sikhism/ It is learnt that the Akal Takht has decided to bestow the title of...
  3. spnadmin

    SALDEF Sikh American Activist, Harmeet K. Dhillon, To Be Honored At The National Gala

    Sikh American Activist, Harmeet K. Dhillon, to be Honored at the National Gala Press Release Veteran Sikh civil rights attorney and political activist Harmeet Kaur Dhillon’s career has encompassed many areas of corporate, civil rights, human rights and political law. She is also a...
  4. spnadmin

    Events Manuscripts On Display At National Museum Of Pakistan

    Manuscripts on display at National Museum of Pakistan. http://www.sikhnugget.com/2013/02/manuscripts-on-display-at-national.html Over 50 highly rare and old manuscripts are put on display at a special exhibition inaugurated at the National Museum of Pakistan. The exhibition of...
  5. BaljinderS

    India Children Denied Joy Of Nature, Says National Trust

    Children are being denied the enjoyment of the outdoors and nature with consequences for their health, the head of the National Trust has warned. Dame Fiona Reynolds told the Times the freedom of children to roam unsupervised had shrunk massively since the 1970s. She blamed nervousness and...
  6. R

    India New National Policy For Senior Citizens Coming

    A new National Policy on Older Persons, incorporating a range of welfare measures and an institutional framework for effective implementation, is expected to be unveiled soon. The policy will be based mostly on the Draft National Policy on Senior Citizens, 2011 headed by V. Mohini Giri, Union...
  7. Satyaban

    SALDEF SALDEF National Gala: Celebrating 15 Years

    I read the notice about the "SALDEF National Gala: Celebrating 15 Years" and because I don't live that far away, maybe 40 miles and I certainly have the time, I considered going until I saw the price tag. Although I am not a Sikh I knew it would be educational for me. How ever when I saw the...
  8. spnadmin

    SALDEF Co-founder Of Jakrara Movement To Be Honored At National Gala

    Deep Singh of the Jakara Movement to be Honored at SALDEF National Gala Join us at the SALDEF National Gala in Washington, DC, on Saturday, October 8, 2011. Along with marking our fifteenth anniversary, we will commemorate the tenth anniversary of 9/11, honor our awardees, and enjoy cultural...
  9. spnadmin

    SALDEF Former U.S. Secretary Of Transportation Norman Mineta To Be Honored At SALDEF National Gala

    Join us at the SALDEF National Gala in Washington, DC on Saturday, October 8, 2011. Along with marking our fifteenth anniversary, we will commemorate the tenth anniversary of 9/11, honor our awardees, and enjoy cultural entertainment. We are pleased to announce former Secretary of...
  10. Archived_Member16

    USA National Gurdwara May Go Under Hammer

    August 6, 2011 National Gurdwara may go under hammer Yudhvir Rana, TNN | Aug 6, 2011, 03.20AM IST AMRITSAR: The National Gurdwara, Washington DC, situated close to the White House, may go under the hammer if its management fails to pay a loan of around US$ 2 million. To bail out the...
  11. Admin

    Japan World Cup Soccer Victory Helps Rebuild National Pride

    Chants of "Nippon!" or "Japan" echoed throughout Tokyo in the early morning hours, as the Japanese women's national team twice came from behind to force a shootout that they won to capture the country's first World Cup title. The victory, in which they outscored the United States 3-1 in the...
  12. spnadmin

    Evolution Of The Nishan Sahib, The Sikh National Standard

    A new online exhibition exploring the history and tradition of the Nishan Sahib. Bahi Lehna (later Guru Angad) and his companions visit Baba Nanak Gurmukhi Manuscript Panj. B40, ca. 1733, India Office Library Nihang Chieftain and Attendants ca. 19th century, paint on paper, private...
  13. spnadmin

    Zafarnama Translating 'Zafarnama' Was Difficult: Navtej Sarna

    New Delhi, March 8 (IANS) It was difficult to translate an 18th century text addressed by Sikh Guru Gobind Singh to Mughal emperor Aurangzeb, says diplomat-writer Navtej Sarna who tried not to deviate from the original for the sake of the verse. 'The most important thing in translating...
  14. spnadmin

    Nature Baby Cheetahs Born At National Zoo, Cross-Fostered (VIDEO)

    It was a risk. But it was a calculated risk, and it paid off. Two baby cheetahs were recently born to two separate mothers at the Smithsonian National Zoo, and while it was a time to rejoice, zoologists were also concerned. According to a Today Show report, when a mother cheetah births just...
  15. spnadmin

    Canada Kirpans: Should They Be Banned From Quebec's National Assembly ?(Online Survey)

    Kirpans: Should they be banned from Quebec's National Assembly? * February 10, 2011 In the Sikh religion, it is forbidden to remove the kirpan, which is kept against the skin under clothing. (CBC) By CBC News Quebec's governing Liberals voted in favour of an opposition motion to...
  16. spnadmin

    Canada Sikhs 'disappointed' By Quebec Vote Barring Kirpans From Assembly

    [B]Sikhs 'disappointed' by Quebec vote barring kirpans from assembly[/B QUEBEC — Members of Canada's Sikh community said they were 'disappointed' Wednesday evening after Quebec's national assembly adopted a motion by a vote of 113-0 supporting the decision by security workers to bar four...
  17. spnadmin

    SALDEF National Geographic Channel Stops At Apology

    SNN Anjur Kaur SALDEF told the National Geographic Channel last week that clipping a scene from its broadcast program episode, ‘Inside Al Qaeda,’ which juxtaposed Sikhs with terrorists, isn’t enough to alleviate the damage done to the Sikh community. The Sikh American Legal Defense and...
  18. spnadmin

    SALDEF National Geographic Apologizes For Portraying Sikhs As Terrorists

    National Geographic Apologizes for Portraying Sikhs as Terrorists Forwarded by email. SALDEF Appreciative of Prompt Response, Encourages Community to Report Media Misrepresentations Washington, DC: January 27, 2011 – Last week, the Sikh American Legal Defense and Education Fund...
  19. spnadmin

    Nature Elephant In Orang National Park Scripts History

    Elephant in Orang National Park scripts history Sushanta Talukdar Photo shows: Day-old twin elephants huddle under their mother Alka at the Orang National Park in Assam on Thursday. Photo: Ritu Raj Konwar A female elephant named Alka at the Rajiv Gandhi Orang National Park here, about...
  20. Archived_Member16

    Canada Sikh MP's Bill Gets National Holocaust Monument For Canada

    Sikh MP's Bill Gets National Holocaust Monument for Canada IANS Sunday, 12 December 2010 By Gurmukh Singh TORONTO: A first-time Sikh member of the Canadian parliament has earned the rare distinction of getting his private member's bill to set up a National Holocaust Monument in the country...
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