By: Gurinder Singh (Khalsa) The Indiana State Senate recognized and acknowledged “the significant contributions that Sikhism has made across the United States and to the State of Indiana” through Senate Resolution 27. The resolution, authored by Senator Aaron Freeman and Senator Jack Sandlin, was adopted on February 15 and presented
MANGIT SINGH GK, The President of Delhi Sikh Gurudwara Parbandhik Committee, today publicized five video clips of Jagdish Tytler in which he could not be seen clearly in the 1984 Sikh massacre during 100 innocent Sikhs killed including his crimes. These video clips have been shot with a hidden camera and
By: Grace Maiorano The club recognized the 2017 citizen of the year, selfless student of the year, first responder of the year, & business of the year. From drawing awareness to bullying of Sikh-American children to providing not-for-profit hospice care to elders, last week’s 2017 Voorhees Community Service Awards, hosted
On January 11th Southall’s Labour party MP Virendra Sharma discussed the case of Jagtar Singh – Scottish born human rights advocate detained and tortured without charge in India – on a BBC Punjab news show. During this interview, many inaccurate and misleading statements were made about the case. Below is a transcription of the
Federal New Democratic Party Leader Jagmeet Singh pulled back the curtain on his closely guarded private life, letting Canadians know this January that he is indeed engaged. Jagmeet Singh, 38, proposed to girlfriend Gurkiran Kaur, 27, at a private in January just blocks away from the Ontario legislature in Toronto where
US Gurdwaras Added To The Resistance In a welcomed, monumental move, endorsing the decision by Ontario Sikhs for a ban on Indian officials and diplomats entering Gurdwaras in an official capacity, the management committees of 96 Sikh Gurdwaras across the United States of America (USA) has decided to ban the entry
In a historic first, a Sikh public prosecutor “who experienced hate and intolerance first-hand” has become the attorney general of the US state of New Jersey. Gurbir Singh (Grewal), 44, is a first-generation New Jersey resident, born to Sikh immigrant parents in Jersey City and raised in Hudson and Bergen counties.
This talented young woman has made the news because she has made American history. Not only is Japman Kaur the first female in Detroit Piston’s history but also the first amritdhari Sikh to be enrolled as a NBA team attendant. Japman explains, “I actually emailed the application to my brother at first.