A Sikh Gurdwara in Orangevale, California has been defaced with swastika and "white power" graffiti in an apparent hate crime. This has happened on the intervening night of January 12 and 13. It was noticed on Monday morning. Gurdwara started services in mid-December and was celebrating official grand opening according to
There was a bilateral agreement On September 14, 1974 between India and Pakistan on the protocol on visit to religious shrines for nationals of these countries. Fifteen locations in Pakistan and five in India were later identified. The locations included in the agreement are: India: 1. Ajmer Sharif Dargah, Ajmer, Rajasthan 2. Nizamuddin Dargah,
Maiden Kartarpur corridor meeting concluded March 14 with following key demands from India. First - Number of pilgrims: India: Initially the number of pilgrims allowed daily should be 5,000 and 15,000 on special occasions. Entry should be visa free. Pakistan: No commitment yet, the proposal was 500 pilgrims per day. Second - Days and
The Ministry of Home Affairs (MHA) had approved Kartarpur corridor at the cost of Rs. 190 crore. The complex will provide all the necessary facilities to pilgrims visiting Kartarpur Sahib Gurdwara located four miles across the border in Pakistan. The project will be on the priority list and to be complete before
India and Pakistan will go ahead with planned meeting to finalizes the process of opening of Kartarpur sahib corridor. The Pakistan delegation will visit India on March 14. This will be followed by Indian officials visit to Islamabad on March 28 to discuss the draft agreement. The meeting was earlier
Amarjit Singh Bhatnagar, a 73-year old from Rupnagar, Punjab died because of injuries he had suffered during robbery at Brampton park in Canada. He and his 44-year old son were walking in the Aloma Park when they were robbed by two boys on June 12. He was pushed down and
A 21-year-old youth, Sandeep Singh, from Jalandhar was shot dead in Jackson city of Mississippi, US, on November 27. He was shot dead late night near his apartment after robbery. The three youth victims were standing outside their home when an armed masked man demanded their belongings. The suspect later fled
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