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  1. Archived_Member16

    India Sonia, Manmohan In Forbes' Most Powerful People List

    Sonia, Manmohan in Forbes' Most Powerful People List Yoshita Singh/Boston | Nov 04, 2010 Congress President Sonia Gandhi, Prime Minister Manmohan Singh and Tata Sons Chairman Ratan Tata are among the five Indians named among the most powerful people in the world by Forbes in its this year's...
  2. spnadmin

    UK Charity Is Planning A Campaign To Help Professionals To Spot People At Risk

    * By Emma Clayton » A charity supporting victims of forced marriage and ‘honour-related’ violence is planning a campaign in Bradford to help professionals to spot signs of risk. The initiative, aimed at teachers, police officers, health officials and those working in social services...
  3. Archived_Member16

    God-Centered And Self-Centered People ( GURMUKH And MANMUKH )

    God-Centered and Self-Centered People ( GURMUKH And MANMUKH ) By Raghbir Singh Bir , Author: "Bandgi Nama – Communion with the Divine" There is knowledge in diverse forms in the world, but there is only one way to acquire it. We must understand the stock of knowledge that already exists and...
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    General A Place Where People Worship Motorbike

  5. Admin

    Do Religious People Really Believe In God?

    Most people don't believe in God. At least not really. I'm speaking primarily of people who claim to believe in God. My assertion isn't that no one really believes in God. It's merely that far fewer people than you might think really do believe in God. This assertion does not itself...
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    India ‘India Has More Rich People Than Poor Now’

    NEW DELHI: For the first time ever, the number of high-income households in India has exceeded the number of low-income, the National Council of Applied Economic Research (NCAER) has estimated. In its report, "How India Earns, Spends and Saves", released on Saturday, the NCAER estimated...
  7. spnadmin

    1984 Anti-Sikh Pogrom 1984 Anti-Sikh Riots: I Heard Cries Of People Throughout Night, Claims 69-yr-old Woman

    New Delhi, July 22: A woman witness, who lost five of her family members, including the husband and a son during the 1984 anti-Sikh riots, claimed before a court conducting trial against Congress leader Sajjan Kumar that she had heard cries of people throughout a night. "I kept praying...
  8. Admin

    Extraordinary People - The Boy Who Sees Without Eyes

    This is a documentary about a boy (Ben Underwood 1993-2009) who taught himself to use echo location to navigate around the world. Ben Underwood was blind, but managed to do some truly extraordinary feats. [Part 1] http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=qLziFM... [Part 2]...
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    India When Manmohan Singh Speaks, People Listen: Obama

    TORONTO - Praising the statesmanship of Prime Minister Manmohan Singh and the rise of India, US President Barack Obama Sunday said he was “looking forward” and “excited” about visiting India with First Lady Michelle later this year. Personally thanking Prime Minister Manmohan Singh and wife...
  10. Vikram singh

    Nature Cancer Among The People In Punjab

    Bhopal has many lessons for us. The most crucial one is de addict our farms from chemical agriculture and put hold to corporate control over our lives and farms. The rampant use of pesticides and chemicals has deadly effects on health (photo courtesy: outlook) The judgment that was...
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    Why Do Some Amritdharis Feel They May Not Eat Food Prepared By Non-Amritdhari?

    Sat shri Akal, Some Amritdharis feel that they are not allowed to eat food prepared by non-Amritdhari people. I tried to find out from various sources if its mentioned anywhere in gurbani or sikh rehat maryada but couldn't find any reference. I found some amritdhari sikhs associated with AKJ...
  12. spnadmin

    Sikh-Punjabi Chair Speaks On Sikh Americans Pre-, Post-9/11

    Sikh-Punjabi chair speaks on Sikh Americans pre-, post-9/11 One out of every five people in the world is South Asian, and the South Asian diaspora is one of the largest in the world. Despite the fact that more Americans take yoga classes, have heard of ayurvedic medicine, and wear clothes...
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    General Disabled People & Reht Maryada

    Dear Everyone, So I was reading the vegetarianism forum here, and there was a mention of the Reht (or Rehat) Maryada. I started reading it and as it described the Amrit (baptism) I came across this paragraph (copied directly from this page: Sikh Reht Maryada, The Definition of Sikh, Sikh...
  14. Vikram singh

    World 10 Greediest People Of 2009

    Has picking a year’s greediest "top ten" ever been easier? We don't think so. We could, this year, fill an entire top ten just with bankers from Goldman Sachs -- or JPMorgan Chase or any of a number of other Wall Street giants. All sport executive suites packed with power suits who fanned the...
  15. spnadmin

    My People Refuse To Talk About "Honour Killings."

    'My people refuse to talk about honour killings' Jagdeesh Singh's sister was murdered by her in-laws for daring to seek a divorce. But, he tells Jerome Taylor, it is a crime his community would prefer to ignore. Saturday, 19 December 2009 <!-- Check if it is the money section -->...
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    Every Time We've Had Our Babies, People Have Almost . Commiserated

    Sunday, October 4, 2009 Every Time We've Had Our Babies, People Have Almost ... Commiserated Just in case the rest of the world didn't know what a sorry state Punjab was in with respect to its gender imbalance, there has been two headline reports from Canada's biggest newspapers in...
  17. BhagatSingh

    Why People Believe In Strange Things (video)

    Entertaining yet insightful presentation by Michael Shermer. YouTube - Michael Shermer: Why people believe strange things
  18. BhagatSingh

    Why Do Ordinary People Do Bad Things. Or Good Things?

    An awesome video presentation by Philip Jimbardo YouTube - Philip Zimbardo: Why ordinary people do evil ... or do good Enjoy
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    Why Do Bad Things Happen To Good People?

    Simply put, my question is, "Why do bad things happen to good people". This question may seem very stupid and basic but allow me to flesh out some details. [/FONT] What is a good person? What is good and what is bad? What is the good life? These are all deep questions. I would THINK that Sikhs...
  20. Admin

    To All Religious People - How Can You Be So Sure?

    Something for brain storming... taken elsewhere from internet...