Our beloved sister, Narayanjot Kaur [spnadmin], is gravely ill in hospice. Both she and her family are in great need of love and support from all of you. Please keep all of them in your prayers and your positive thoughts.
She has been suffering for several years with a type of blood cancer and...
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Owen Cole obituary
Owen Cole's close friendship with the Sikh scholar Piara Singh Sambhi led to them writing many publications for schools on Sikh...
Press Trust Of India
New Delhi, August 29, 2013
First Published: 13:02 IST(29/8/2013)
Last Updated: 23:40 IST(29/8/2013)
Lok Sabha passes Land Bill, govt hopes will strike 'fair balance'
The path-breaking Land Acquisition Bill, which seeks to provide just and fair...
Rajya Sabha passes marriage laws amendment bill
Newstrackindia - New Delhi, Mon, 26 Aug 2013
New Delhi, Aug 26 (IANS) The Rajya Sabha Monday passed a bill to amend marriage laws which seeks to provide for irretrievable breakdown of marriage as a ground for divorce, subject to certain...
US Congress panel passes bill to probe racial profiling
WASHINGTON: A key US Congressional panel has passed a legislative amendment that calls for...
India Rape Law: Parliament Passes Strict Sexual Violence Legislation
By RAVI NESSMAN - The Huffington Post - 03/21/13 09:33 AM ET EDT
NEW DELHI -- India's Parliament passed a sweeping new law Thursday to protect women against sexual violence in response to a fatal December gang rape and...
Leaving aside the authorship and the book this poem is located in, do you think Jaap Sahib passes the touchstone of Gurbani?
If not, which parts do you have issue with?
Punjabi Legend Kuldeep Manak passes away
Amritsar, Punjab - November 30, 2011: The legendary Punjabi singer Kuldeep Manak admitted to the DMC hospital in Ludhiana on Nov 28 and passes away on Nov 30. He was suffering from pneumonia and was on ventilator support. He was 62. Punjabi singer...
Chandigarh, October 5
The Punjab Assembly on Wednesday unanimously passed the Right to Service Bill-2011 after Deputy Chief Minister Sukhbir Singh Badal assured the Opposition that their suggestions on extension of services...
June 17, 2011
U.N. Gay Rights Protection Resolution Passes, Hailed As 'Historic Moment'
FRANK JORDANS 06/17/11 03:38 PM ET
GENEVA — The United Nations endorsed the rights of gay, lesbian and transgender people for the first time ever Friday, passing a resolution hailed as...
Punjabi scholar Dr Harnam Singh Shan passes away
Chandigarh, June 10
The entire literary fraternity of the region has plunged into gloomy despair after learning about the demise of the city-based scholar of international eminence, Dr Harnam Singh Shan (88), at his sector 16 residence here...
May 24, 2011
Punjab CM's wife passes away
TNN | May 24, 2011, 06.11pm IST
CHANDIGARH: Her one-year old battle with the dreaded disease of cancer finally ended on Tuesday afternoon when Surinder Badal, wife of Punjab CM Parkash Singh Badal died after spending over 12 days in Post Graduate...
Sathya Sai Baba passes away, millions grieve
Sunday, 24 April 2011
PUTTAPARTHI(Andhra Pardesh): Eighty-five-year-old Sathya Sai Baba, one of India's most popular spiritual leaders, died...
April 16, 2011
SGPC passes resolution against BJP MLA
IP Singh, TNN | Apr 16, 2011, 05.23am IST
JALANDHAR: A day after people flayed the stopping of fresh water flow into Kali Bein, as a good part of the downstream stretch remained dry even on Baisakhi day and people could take a dip in...
SGPC passes Rs 580 cr budget
Amritsar, Mar 24:The Shiromani Gurdwara Parbandhak Committee (SGPC) General House today passed an annual budget of nearly Rs 580 crore, which is Rs 71 crore more than the last year's budget.
Out of the total amount of Rs 579.98 crore, Rs 368 crore would be...
Patiala, January 26, 2011 - Bibi Joginder Kaur, wife of late Akali leader and Shiromani Gurdwara Prabandhak Committee (SGPC) chief Panth Rattan Gurcharan Singh Tohra, died here today after a brief illness. She breathed her last at the residence of her daughter Kuldeep Kaur at 1315 hrs. She was...
Lok Sabha passes bill to regulate foreign fund flow
Friday 27th August, 2010
A bill aimed at putting a check on the huge flow of foreign funds to religious and social ogranisations is all set to become a law after the Lok Sabha Friday passed the legislation.
Afghanistan has quietly passed a law permitting Shia men to deny their wives food and sustenance if they refuse to obey their husbands' sexual demands, despite international outrage over an earlier version of the legislation which President Hamid Karzai had promised to review.
The new final...
Sikh historian from New Zealand passes away
Jaideep Sarin - Tue, Jul 21 01:00 PM
Chandigarh, July 21 (IANS) The man from faraway New Zealand who came to Punjab in the 1950s as a Christian missionary but ended up being a globally-reputed historian on Sikhs has passed away. W.H. Mcleod, who...