ISRAELI BEDOUINS FIGHT RESETTLEMENT PLAN
BY MAX J. ROSENTHAL
Aug 1, 2:22 PM EDT
AL-SIRA, Israel (AP) -- Khalil Alamour's comfortable house in the Bedouin village of al-Sira boasts many things: a well-tended garden, a clutch of chickens, a complex home-built water...
Village of 60 Millionaires!
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India is a leadership driven society—it suffices to look at...
40 Sikhs Convert to Christianity in a Tarn Taran District Village
Gurdwara Management's Treatment of "Low Caste" Sikhs Calls for Strict Action
By: Sikh24 Editors
Gurdwara Baba Bir Singh in village Dhotian, district Tarn Taran
AMRITSAR SAHIB (August 21, 2012)–According to sources...
Feb 13, 2012-A village in Germany has left health experts baffled as almost every household there has a resident suffering from cancer, a media report said Monday.
The Wewelsfleth village with a population of 1,500 has been dubbed the “village of the damned”, said the Daily Mail.
Eight village councillors face execution over 'honour' killings
More than two dozen others jailed for life for part in 1991 murder of the three children
By Dean Nelson, Daily Telegraph - November 18, 2011 4:09
Eight village councillors have been sentenced to death for the murders of a...
Many voters with identical names in CM’s village Badal
Badal (Muktsar), September 16
Several houses in Chief Minister’s Badal village have voters with identical names. The SGPC voters’ list reads that Raja Ram Singh (vote no. 709), Raja Ram Singh (vote no 713) and Raja Singh...
It is quite common that in many a celebrations, weddings, festivals and films there is fancy towards Jats. For example the classic,
Bhangra - Jatt Kudiyan Toh Darda Maara - Mohd.Rafi & Shamshad Begum - YouTube
Teri Kanak Di Rakhi (Do Lachhian 1960) - YouTube
Lok Geet by...
Sikh-era Remains of a Fateh Jang Village
by Zulfiqar Ali Kalhoro
Qutbal is a historical village in Fateh Jang tehsil noted for its Sikh and Hindu period buildings. It was an important trade centre during the Sikh rule over Punjab and was also famous for Hindu merchants who controlled business...
Srinagar: A few hours before the president of United States Barrack Obama was scheduled to arrive in New Delhi, uniformed men appeared at Hutmurah, a Sikh village, near Mattan in south Kashmir on late Friday night and asked inhabitants to come out of their homes. However, police said it was a...
After having faced flak from several quarters for its shambolic state in the run-up to the Commonwealth Games [ Images ], the Athletes Village today drew effusive praise from the...
The big shame!
Dalit woman parades naked in Punjab village
Saturday, 14 August 2010
Police refused to lodge complaint
BATALA: A dalit woman of village Bhagwanpur under Kotli Surat Malhi is running from pillar to post to seek action against an influential family of the...
Till now, the only thing the residents of this nondescript village in Punjab could boast of was the mention of Kattu in Bhai Kahan Singh Nabha’s Sikh Encyclopedia Mahan Kosh-the ninth Sikh guru had stayed in the village for a day. Today, they take pride in another achievement. Kattu has...
Manuscripts Need Urgent Attention
Rare collection of hand written manuscripts in Punjab village getting ruined
Tuesday, 01 June 2010
By Ravinder Singh Robin
AMRITSAR : A rare collection of hand-written manuscripts of Hindu, Sikh and Muslim religion along with outstanding relics of...
Did the sixth Sikh Guru leave behind a few weapons on the outskirts of Kailey village near Ludhiana during his halt on his ‘dharam parchar’ tours of the region in 1621? The recovery of some sharp-edged weapons and a ‘chur’ during digging in the vicinity of the village gurudwara, built in...
Sikhi in The Global Village<small>
by MICHELE GIBSON</small>
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Our perspective of the world as a global community is a recent one.
Some ideas and needs transcend local interpretation or action, concerns over the rights and...
We all know that Partition was a terrible time.
We all know that horrible atrocities were committed.
We all know, we all know.
But do we realise?
Do we know the extremes that some of our people were forced to - or chose to go to?
This very disturbing video is an interview with an elderly...
Bijlipur village cares for its girls
Tribune News Service
Samrala, September 7
Situated at a short distance from here, Bijlipur, with a population of 650, has more girls than boys. Its panchayat wants the village should get recognition at the national level.Whereas in...