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Kangana Ranaut Has Been Summoned By A Delhi Assembly Panel For Anti-Sikh Instagram Posts

Nov 25, 2021 Outlook Web Bureau

Delhi Assembly's Peace and Harmony Committee has received complaints about "offensive" remarks made by actor.

Kartarpur Sahib Corridor To Reopen On Nov 17; BJP, Cong Rush For Credit In Poll-Bound Punjab

Nov 16, 2021 Harish Manav

The Sri Kartarpur Sahib corridor-- linking Dera Baba Nanak in India’s Gurdaspur to Gurdwara Darbar Sahib in Narowal, Pakistan--was Closed in March 2020 in the wake of the Covid-19 pandemic.


Punjab BJP Leaders Urge PM Modi To Reopen Kartarpur Corridor By Gurupurab

The Kartarpur Corridor was closed after travel restrictions were imposed due to Covid-19 last year.

One Month Later: A Nihang Sikh And A Journalist Discuss The Lynching At Singhu Border

Nov 04, 2021 Arshpreet Kaur

To understand issues such as Beadbi and the caste angle (given the deceased was a Dalit) Outlook spoke with two people - Gurjeet Singh, a Nihang Sikh and a local priest, and Kamaldeep Singh Brar, a political journalist - to help us understand the issue and the sharp reactions it elicited.


Nihangs: All You Need To Know About This Sikh Sect

Despite growing power of the Sikh misls (fighting units) in the 18th century, the Akali Nihang bands continued to renounce power and cultivated self-discipline and austerity.

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17 October, 2021

Singhu Border Lynching: Three Accused 'Nihang' Sent To Custody, Two SITs To Probe Case

Outlook Web Desk

Haryana police sought remand of the accused on the ground that they have to reconstruct the scene of the crime, recover clothes that the accused wore at the time of the incident, and interrogate them in depth about the entire incident.


16 October, 2021

Singhu Border Lynching: Second Nihang Sikh Arrested, Victim's Family Demands High-Level Probe

Outlook Web Desk

Narain Singh, the second Nihang Sikh arrested, claimed he had informed the police that he was surrendering.


08 October, 2021

Civilian Attacks Aimed At Creating Communal Wedge, Minority Communities Should Not Allow 90’s Repetition: Omar Abdullah

Outlook Web Desk

The former J&K Chief Minister Omar Abdullah said it is ‘no time for politics’ but make people understand where the failure lies.


08 October, 2021

PDP Demands Resignation Of J&K LG; Says Situation ‘Alarming’ After Civilian Killing Spree In Kashmir

Outlook Web Desk

The PDP said it is the administration's ‘failure’ for ‘not being able to protect the people’, for the ‘worsening situation’ and for ‘working against the people’.


09 September, 2021

Afghanistan: What Taliban Rule Means For Sikhs And Hindus

Deutsche Welle

Afghan Sikhs and Hindus face a precarious future living in a country ruled by the Taliban. While the Islamic fundamentalist group say the minorities will be safe, past experiences have left them wary.


08 September, 2021

Delhi Gurudwara Shelters 44 Sikhs Evacuated From Afghanistan

Outlook Web Desk

Of the 44 people, 32 will be adopted by the Sobti Foundation of New York-based philanthropist Mandeep Singh Sobti.


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23 August, 2021

Over 260 Afghan Sikhs In Kabul Gurdwara Need Help In Evacuation: US Sikh body

Outlook Web Bureau

So far, only India has helped evacuation of Afghan Sikhs after the takeover of the country by the Taliban.


22 August, 2021

Pakistan To Allow Fully-Vaccinated Sikh Pilgrims To Visit Kartarpur Sahib

Outlook Web Bureau

The pilgrims will be allowed from next month with strict Covid-19 protocols, ahead of the 482nd death anniversary of Sikhism founder Guru Nanak Dev on September 22


30 July, 2021

Threat From ‘Khalistani’ Activist: Security Beefed Up For Himachal CM, JP Nadda, Anurag Thakur

Outlook Web Bureau

The caller even appealed all farmers in Punjab and pro-Khalistan Sikhs to come with tractors and stop Chief Minister Jai Ram Thakur from unfurling the national flag


01 July, 2021

J&K Sikh Body Seeks Imposition Of Inter Caste Marriage Act And Anti-Conversion Law

Naseer Ganai

This follows the recent controversy over the alleged conversion and marriage of two Sikh girls to Muslims


23 June, 2021

#BanGrahanWebSeries Trends; Netizens Call It Objectionable For Showing A Sikh Initiating 1984 Riot

Outlook Web Bureau

Grahan, directed by Ranjan Chandel, is a web series inspired by the novel 'Chaurasi' by Satya Vyas and follows an investigation into the 1984 anti-Sikh riots by a cop Amrita Singh.


21 April, 2021

UNITED SIKHS Seeks Stricter Gun Laws In USA

Outlook Correspondent

UNITED SIKHS called upon the executive branches to declare such types of crimes, including race and ethnicity, hate-based crimes, a crisis and a national emergency.


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30 March, 2021

Maharashtra Gurudwara Attack: 4 Cops Injured After Sword-Wielding Men Storm Sikh Temple In Nanded

Outlook Web Bureau

Several visuals have emerged from the incident showing the sword-wielding mob barging out of the gurdwara, breaking the barricades put up by police and attacking the policemen after permission to celebrate the 'Hola Mohalla' tradition was denied.


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Leader of Opposition in Uttarakhand Assembly Pritam Singh during a protest near the State Secretariat against the Devasthanam Act, in Dehradun.

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Indian Player Mayank Agarwal plays a shot during third day of the first Test cricket match between India and New Zealand, at Green Park stadium in Kanpur.

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MP & Bollywood actor Sunny Deol with his son Karan Deol (L) during Karan's birthday celebrations, at Sunny Super Sound studio in Mumbai.

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Sharad Agarwal, Head, Lamborghini India flags off a convoy of over 50 Lamborghinis as part of the Lamborghini Espierenza Giro India 2021, at Manesar in Gurugram.

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Lok Janshakti Party (Ramvilas) President Chirag Paswan inspects Bapu Auditorium for preparation of his party foundation day function, in Patna.

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