Sikh Groups

  • Sonia Gandhi not to depose in human rights violation case: Attorney 27-01-2014 03:53 PM

    Congress President Sonia Gandhi will not depose in US in a human rights violation lawsuit filed against her by a Sikh rights group, her attorney has said. Responding to a demand made by Sikhs For Justice (SFJ), Sonia's attorney Ravi Batra told that she will not depose in the case....
  • Sikh group granted plea by US federal court on summons to Sonia Gandhi 10-09-2013 10:19 AM

    A Sikh rights group has obtained an order from a US federal court for delivery of summons to Congress party president Sonia Gandhi, who is in New York for medical treatment, through hospital staff or security personnel assigned to her, according to the group's attorney. US-based group Sikhs For Justice...
  • US adds Sikhs to hate crime stats to protect them 03-08-2013 07:41 AM

    Washington: The Justice Department will begin keeping numbers on hate crimes committed against Sikhs and six other groups, in connection with Monday's one-year anniversary of the killing of six Sikh worshippers in Oak Creek, Wis. Attorney General Eric Holder made the announcement on Friday in a blog post, which The...
  • US: Sikh group to challenge dismissal of Badal case 20-05-2013 11:40 AM

    Washington: A US-based Sikh group on Monday said that it will challenge the decision of an American district court last week to dismiss alleged human rights violations case against Punjab Chief Minister Parkash Singh Badal. The Sikh for Justice (SFJ) had filed the case of alleged human rights violations against...
  • Delhi: 4 people injured as 2 Sikh groups clash 15-11-2012 12:17 PM

    New Delhi: Four people have been reportedly injured after a scuffle broke out between two Sikh groups at the Rakabganj Gurudwara in Central Delhi on Thursday. Reports said that a dispute between two Sikh groups turned nasty at the Gurudwara. Two people are said to be serious while 2 others...
  • Uneasy calm in Dabwali after Dera-Sikh clashes 19-07-2008 10:45 AM

    Ahmedabad: England's Jonathan Trott displayed a distinct lack of sportsman spirit when he persisted with his appeal for a catch despite dropping the ball during the first day of the opening Test against India here on Thursday. Post-tea, when India were at 259 for 3, Kohli, who was on four,...