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Online Conference held in Australia supporting Farmers protesting against Agri Bills in India

Australian Sikh Gurudwara Council and World Sikh Parliament Australia held a online conference on the current issues of Farm Bills 2020 & Farmer protests in Punjab. The conference was attended by members of various organization & sports clubs from all over Australia. Prominent organizations that participated include Australian Sikh Association Sydney, Sikh Federation of Australia, Akhand Kirtani Jatha Australia, Gurudwara…

Farmer Bill – Talk fail, Farmers walk out of meeting

Farmers’ organisations on Wednesday cried foul and walked out of a meeting held to discuss the contentious farm laws with Agriculture Secretary Sanjay Agarwal. Farmers’ representatives Joginder Singh and Jagmohan Singh said that Union Ministers were holding meetings in Punjab and spreading “propaganda” even as the union leaders were called for a meeting with the Agriculture Secretary in New Delhi.…

Balwant Singh Multani murder case: Supreme Court asks Punjab govt to reply in former DGP Sumedh Singh Saini’s plea for anticipatory bail

Though the Court asked the Punjab government to withdraw the case, the State submitted that it would make a statement on the next date of hearing. The Supreme Court today issued notice to the Punjab government in the anticipatory bail plea filed by former Punjab Director General of Police (DGP) Sumedh Singh Saini in the 1991 Balwant Singh Multani murder…

Saroop of Guru Granth Sahib Vandalized Near Fatehgarh Sahib

Punjab Police have arrested a man who was caught by villagers while allegedly committing sacrilege of the Guru Granth Sahib in Tarkhan Majra village of Fatehgarh Sahib district, Monday. A spokesperson of Punjab Police said “an incident of sacrilege of Guru Granth Sahib was reported from Tarkhan Majra at 11 am. Police have registered a case at Sirhind police station…

The World Sikh Parliament Highlights India’s use of terrorizing laws and makes recommendations to the U.S State Department and the Office of the Religious Freedom

Sikhs remain Soft Target in the world till Sikh Homeland “Punjab” remains occupied by India. India should be removed from the UN Security Council for violating UN Charter “Right for Self Determination” and placed on the list of Countries of Particular Concern (CPC) Aug 14th  2020, Washington D.C., USA:  The World Sikh Parliament (WSP) and U.S. based Sikh human rights…

Recognizing the 400th Anniversary of Sri Guru Teg Bahadur Sahib – The saviour of Humanity

Press Release: 3/08/2020  The year 2021 will mark the 400th Parkash Purb of Sahib Sri Guru Teg Bahadur ji. The entirety of Guru Sahib Ji’s life is an epic story of generosity, bravery, and selflessness. As a child, in an act of benevolence, he gave away his clothes and jewelry to a less fortunate child, living up to his birth…

Call to safeguard Gurdwaras in Punjab

Date: 2ND July,2020 In the recent past, there has been a noticeable increase in the frequency of electrical fires at Gurdwara sahibs especially in Punjab which have led to Saroop of Sri Guru Granth Sahib Ji being desecrated. Each investigation has claimed the fire being started by short-circuiting of electrical wires while the lights or fans were not switched off…

NO PEACE IN SOUTH ASIA WITHOUT BUFFER STATES

The violent clashes along the LAC in the Ladakh / Aksai Chin region this week between India and China have rightly been the subject of global concern, given the possibility of a wider, catastrophic military conflict between two nuclear-armed states. The chances of Pakistan also joining any such a conflict are extremely high due to sky-high tensions over Kashmir. Worryingly,…

The Sikh Parliament Stands In Solidarity With Sikh Medical Professionals Serving In The Frontlines During The Covid-19 Crises. URGES TO NOT FALL PREY TO PERSONAL DECISIONS

Toronto, Canada, 19th May 2020: Two Sikh doctors in Quebec by the names of Dr. Saluja chooses to give up their faith over their profession.  The Saluja brothers took a personal decision to cut their beards to fit the masks over their faces. This action has raised questions on the religious rights of practicing Sikhs and other religious minorities.   To…