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Kashmir freedom camp cancels anti-India March for Sikh festivities ... - Kashmir Dispatch #sikhlivesmatter

Kashmir Dispatch
Kashmir freedom camp cancels anti-India March for Sikh festivities ...
Kashmir Dispatch
The Joint resistance leadership led by Syed Ali Geelani, Mirwaiz Umar Farooq and Mohammad Yasin Malik, in response to the request of Sikh community, has ...

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Bill to amend 150-yr-old Christian divorce law in winter session - Daily News & Analysis

Daily News & Analysis
Bill to amend 150-yr-old Christian divorce law in winter session
Daily News & Analysis
Christian couples' wait for two years for seeking divorce by mutual consent may soon end as a nearly 150-year-old law is set to be amended to lower the requisite separation period to one year following persistent demand from the community. The ...

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Cash incentives for inter-caste marriage a start for India's Dalits - WAtoday

Cash incentives for inter-caste marriage a start for India's Dalits
WAtoday
Delhi: A marriage between an upper caste and low caste person in India evokes horror. Padma Reddy, who belongs to India's lowest class, the Dalits, met her husband Kishore Reddy, an ATM service engineer in Kolar, in the south Indian state of Karnataka, ...



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Modi Move To Divide Will Come Up Against Ambedkar's Brilliance ... - NDTV

Modi Move To Divide Will Come Up Against Ambedkar's Brilliance ...
NDTV
Modi's intellectual ancestry goes back to VD Savarkar who, a little under a century ago, articulated a curious concept called "Hindutva" which declared that only ...

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Devotees arrange cash before heading to Pak - Times of India #sikhlivesmatter

Times of India
Devotees arrange cash before heading to Pak
Times of India
After discontinuation of Rs 1,000 and Rs 500 currency notes on November 8, Pakistan Sikh Gurdwara Parbandhak Committee (PSGPC) president Tara Singh urged Sikhs coming from India for Gurpurb celebrations at Nankana Sahib to carry new notes or ...
Cash crisis thins out Sikh jatha to PakistanChandigarh Tribune

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Cash incentives for inter-caste marriage a start for India's Dalits - Brisbane Times

Brisbane Times
Cash incentives for inter-caste marriage a start for India's Dalits
Brisbane Times
Delhi: A marriage between an upper caste and low caste person in India evokes horror. Padma Reddy, who belongs to India's lowest class, the Dalits, met her husband Kishore Reddy, an ATM service engineer in Kolar, in the south Indian state of Karnataka, ...

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NDTV India: Intolerant Modi - Business Recorder (press release) (registration) (blog)

NDTV India: Intolerant Modi
Business Recorder (press release) (registration) (blog)
When it comes to foreign policy issues, especially relations with Pakistan, barring a few honourable exceptions, the Indian media has always been toeing the official line, which could be one reason the Modi government has felt encouraged to order a 24 ...

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Sikhs take out holy procession- The New Indian Express - The New Indian Express #sikhlivesmatter

Sikhs take out holy procession- The New Indian Express
The New Indian Express
HYDERABAD: An exhilarating display of Gatka skills, a Sikh martial art form, rendering of shabad keertans, carrying of Guru Granth Sahibji and Nishan ...

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Indian Sikh Pilgrims Arrive In Pakistan For Guru Nanak Anniversary - NDTV #sikhlivesmatter

Kashmir Dispatch
Indian Sikh Pilgrims Arrive In Pakistan For Guru Nanak Anniversary
NDTV
Guru Nanak Dev was born at Rai Bhoi Ki Talvandi (present day Nankana Sahib) near Lahore. He spent the last years of his life at Gurdwara Kartarpur Sahib, about three kilometers from the International Border that separates India and Pakistan.
Kashmir freedom camp cancels anti-India March for Sikh festivitiesKashmir Dispatch
1000s of Indian Sikhs to arrive in LahorePakistan Today
Pakistan presents gifts to Sikh visitors on Guru Nanak anniversaryGeo News, Pakistan
Daily Times -The Express Tribune -The News International
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'Remarkable' resilience of persecuted Christians focus of new film - Catholic News Agency

Catholic News Agency
'Remarkable' resilience of persecuted Christians focus of new film
Catholic News Agency
The erasure of Christian culture in the Middle East is one focus, as is human rights activism among Christians in India. In the Kandhamal riots of late 2007 and early 2008, rioters in the eastern India state of Odisha killed 45 people and destroyed ...

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Christian Medical College professor delivers lecture in conference - Times of India

Times of India
Christian Medical College professor delivers lecture in conference
Times of India
... of Physiotherapy, Christian Medical College & Hospital, gave a presentation at MHC AIIMS 2016. Meneka Gandhi, Union minister for women and child development, inaugurated the conference, which was attended by various health practitioners from India.

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'Remarkable' resilience of persecuted Christians focus of new film - Patheos (blog)

Patheos (blog)
'Remarkable' resilience of persecuted Christians focus of new film
Patheos (blog)
The 26-minute film shows Christian communities in Turkey, India and elsewhere which suffer religious freedom violations. It interviews Christian families, refugees and regional leaders as well as scholars. Under Caesar's Sword focuses on their ...

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The Raj became aspiration rather than tyranny - The Hindu

The Raj became aspiration rather than tyranny
The Hindu
Second, it ossifies the system. In earlier times, there was some mobility between castes, as is evident from the example of the Kayastha community and their success under the Mughals. That kind of mobility can no longer be possible in an environment ...

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25,00 Sikh yatrees reach Pakistan - The News International #sikhlivesmatter

25,00 Sikh yatrees reach Pakistan
The News International
To attend the 548th birthday celebrations of Baba Guru Nanak, around 25, 00 Sikh yatrees reached Pakistan from India through Wagha Border on Saturday. The yatrees, who reached by special trains and under strict security early in the morning, were ...



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NDTV India: Intolerant Modi - Business Recorder (press release) (registration) (blog)

NDTV India: Intolerant Modi
Business Recorder (press release) (registration) (blog)
During the recent years, Indian society has moved away from its founding principle of secularism to embrace religious fundamentalism, with the result that intolerance is on the rise. It is easy for any government to use the cover of national security ...

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Sikhs take out holy procession - The New Indian Express #sikhlivesmatter

Sikhs take out holy procession
The New Indian Express
HYDERABAD: An exhilarating display of Gatka skills, a Sikh martial art form, rendering of shabad keertans, carrying of Guru Granth Sahibji and Nishan Sahebans were part of the Nagar Keertan (Holy Procession) taken out as part of the Prakash Utsav of ...

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Note ban: Mamata Banerjee pens poem against Modi in protest - India Today

India Today
Note ban: Mamata Banerjee pens poem against Modi in protest
India Today
Arun Jaitley to India Today: Rs 500-1000 currency revamp not the only step govt will take. The Bengali poem, which is 32 lines long has accused Narendra Modi for rising intolerance in the country. In one of the lines she wrote, "all have turned beggar ...
Mamata pens Bengali poem to slam Modi govt's decision to scrap banknotesHindustan Times

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Indian Sikh pilgrims arrive in Pak for Guru Nanak anniversary - India Today #sikhlivesmatter

Financial Express
Indian Sikh pilgrims arrive in Pak for Guru Nanak anniversary
India Today
Lahore, Nov 12 (PTI) Over 2,100 Sikh pilgrims from India arrived here today to participate in the 548 birth anniversary of Baba Guru Nanak Dev, the founder of Sikhism, at his birthplace in Nankana Sahib in Pakistans Punjab province. "More than 2,100 ...
Pak prepares to welcome Hindu,Sikh pilgrims at Nankana SahibBusiness Standard

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Kashmir freedom camp cancels anti-India March for Sikh festivities - Kashmir Dispatch #sikhlivesmatter

Kashmir Dispatch
Kashmir freedom camp cancels anti-India March for Sikh festivities
Kashmir Dispatch
The Joint resistance leadership led by Syed Ali Geelani, Mirwaiz Umar Farooq and Mohammad Yasin Malik, in response to the request of Sikh community, has postponed the “Lal Chowk Chaloo” program on Monday the 14th of November 2016. In a statement ...
'Lal Chowk Chalo' postponed after request from Sikh communityKashmir Media Service
Separatists postpone 'Lal Chowk March' in view of GurpurabWeb India 123

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Cultural bonds attract Sikh pilgrims to Peshawar - DAWN.com #sikhlivesmatter

DAWN.com
Cultural bonds attract Sikh pilgrims to Peshawar
DAWN.com
“We consider this land as sacred as Saudi Arabia is for Muslims. I am very happy to be here,” said Navdeep, a pleasant young lady of Indian-origin from California during her first visit to Peshawar. She said that she had got a 15-day visa and wished ...

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Sikh Transit Gloria Mundi - lareviewofbooks #sikhlivesmatter

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Sikh Transit Gloria Mundi
lareviewofbooks
Khushwant Singh's Train to Pakistan, published in 1956, is perhaps the canonical novel in English about the Indian partition, and also one of the most significant novels featuring a Sikh protagonist. One should also mention the less canonical novel The ...



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Indian and British Prime Ministers Narendra Modi And Theresa May Must Bring Closure To The 1984 Massacre Of Sikhs - South Asian Link #sikhlivesmatter

South Asian Link
Indian and British Prime Ministers Narendra Modi And Theresa May Must Bring Closure To The 1984 Massacre Of Sikhs
South Asian Link
You don't have to be a “Khalistani” to call for justice for the Sikh victims of 1984 Delhi massacre. Shining a light on the attack on the Golden Temple, the assassination of Indira Gandhi and the planned anti-Sikh massacres that followed doesn't need ...



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How Muslims Can Call The BJP's Bluff On Triple Talaq - Huffington Post India

Huffington Post India
How Muslims Can Call The BJP's Bluff On Triple Talaq
Huffington Post India
When was the last time you heard the BJP, the RSS or even your average Hindutva Twitter warrior complain about the Haj subsidy? The tax payer's support to Indian Muslims to go for the Haj pilgrimage used to be a major Hindutva issue. Has the government ...



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Pak presents gifts to Sikhs on Guru Nanak anniversary - The News International #sikhlivesmatter

The News International
Pak presents gifts to Sikhs on Guru Nanak anniversary
The News International
He said amid border tensions between two countries, the Pakistani government was serving the Sikh guests entirely on humanity basis. He urged the Indian president and prime minister to resolve all the issues between Pakistan and India including Kashmir ...
About 1000 Sikh Yatris arrive in LahoreRadio Pakistan (press release)
Pakistan expects Sikh pilgrims to attend religious festivity - New ...New Jersey Herald

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Activists seek withdrawal of 'false cases' - The Hindu

Activists seek withdrawal of 'false cases'
The Hindu
“In the name of a fraudulent war against leftwing extremism, the Chhattisgarh government is making a concerted effort to eliminate all political activity and silence every voice of dissent in Chhattisgarh. Even the CPM state secretary was brutally ...



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Cash incentives for inter-caste marriage a start for India's Dalits - The Sydney Morning Herald

The Sydney Morning Herald
Cash incentives for inter-caste marriage a start for India's Dalits
The Sydney Morning Herald
A marriage between an upper caste and low caste person in India evokes horror. But thinks are changing slowly.

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Be aware of Christian persecution says charity, as PM visits India - Premier

Premier
Be aware of Christian persecution says charity, as PM visits India
Premier
Mr Howarrd told Premier how prayer can help: "For Christians in India, perhaps particularly at this time, pray that the opposition that they are experiencing in various different places would not diminish their desire to share the Gospel, and to make ...



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India pledges USD 10.95 million for UN development activities - Times of India

Times of India
India pledges USD 10.95 million for UN development activities
Times of India
"India has been a regular contributor to the UN since its founding. India believes that the UN should have the necessary resources to finance, in an appropriate and balanced manner, the activities and programmes of its three main pillars; Peace and ...

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Small town hosts biggest Sikh event outside India - The Telegraph #sikhlivesmatter

The Telegraph
Small town hosts biggest Sikh event outside India
The Telegraph
The largest gathering of Indians outside India filled Yuba City on Sunday with the tastes, smells, sounds and colors of Punjab for the 37th annual Sikh Parade Festival. Celebrants clad in blue, purple, green, red, magenta, white, yellow and saffron ...



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