Shiromani Gurdwara Parbandhak Committee

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Kartarpur corridor: Pakistan to only allow 500 pilgrims per day

30 Dec 2018

Kartarpur corridor: Pakistan to only allow 500 pilgrims per day

After agreeing to open the Kartarpur corridor for Sikh pilgrims looking to visit Gurdwara Darbar Sahib Kartarpur, the Pakistan government, reportedly, is mulling imposing certain conditions.

Delhi: Machine to print Guru Granth Sahib to be imported

24 Nov 2018

Delhi: Machine to print Guru Granth Sahib to be imported

The management committee of Sikh Gurdwaras in Delhi will import an ultra modern fully computerized offset machine from Germany to print Sikh holy scripture Guru Granth Sahib.

Imran Khan invites Sidhu for Kartarpur corridor foundation ceremony

24 Nov 2018

Imran Khan invites Sidhu for Kartarpur corridor foundation ceremony

Punjab local bodies minister Navjot Singh Sidhu has been invited by Pakistan Prime Minister Imran Khan for the foundation-laying ceremony of Pakistan's side of the Kartarpur corridor.

PM Modi on Kartarpur corridor: 'Even Berlin Wall fell'

24 Nov 2018

PM Modi on Kartarpur corridor: 'Even Berlin Wall fell'

A day after the Union Cabinet cleared the development of the Kartarpur corridor to Gurdwara Darbar Sahib Kartarpur, Prime Minister Narendra Modi said that he hoped it would serve as a bridge between India and Pakistan.

Govt to build Kartarpur corridor, Pakistan urged to follow suit

22 Nov 2018

Govt to build Kartarpur corridor, Pakistan urged to follow suit

The Union Cabinet, chaired by Prime Minister Narendra Modi, has approved the development of the Kartarpur corridor from Dera Baba Nanak in Punjab's Gurdaspur district to the international border shared with Pakistan.

Punjab: SAD holds statewide protests against Congress, burns RaGa's effigy

02 Sep 2018

Punjab: SAD holds statewide protests against Congress, burns RaGa's effigy

The opposition SAD in Punjab held protests on Saturday in all 117 Assembly constituencies of the state against the Congress government's alleged conspiracy to weaken Sikh institutions.

PM Imran Khan may open Kartarpur border for India's Sikhs

19 Aug 2018

PM Imran Khan may open Kartarpur border for India's Sikhs

In what may be seen as an attempt by Pakistan to mend ties with India, the country may open Kartarpur border for Indians giving Sikh pilgrims access to historic Gurdwara Darbar Sahib Kartarpur.

Main entrance of Golden Temple to be plated with gold

17 Jul 2018

Main entrance of Golden Temple to be plated with gold

A dome atop the main entrance of the Golden Temple would be plated with gold, Shiromani Gurdwara Parbandhak Committee (SGPC) said, adding that devotees were generously donating ornaments for decorating the holiest religious site for Sikhs.

Sonam-Anand wedding ceremony: Objections raised over brooch

16 May 2018

Sonam-Anand wedding ceremony: Objections raised over brooch

A week after the wedding of Sonam Kapoor Ahuja and Anand Ahuja, the couple has found itself in the middle of an unnecessary controversy.

Screening of film 'Nanak Shah Fakir' will continue, says SC

16 Apr 2018

Screening of film 'Nanak Shah Fakir' will continue, says SC

The Supreme Court today made clear that its interim order permitting the release of the regional film "Nanak Shah Fakir", based on the life of the first guru of the Sikhs, shall remain operational.

Nanak Shah Fakir release: SC refuses urgent hearing of plea

12 Apr 2018

Nanak Shah Fakir release: SC refuses urgent hearing of plea

The Supreme Court today refused to accord an urgent hearing on the Shiromani Gurdwara Parbandhak's Committee plea, seeking modification of the order allowing the movie Nanak Shah Fakir's release.

SC clears decks for release of 'Nanak Shah Fakir' movie

10 Apr 2018

SC clears decks for release of 'Nanak Shah Fakir' movie

The Supreme Court today cleared the decks for an all-India release of the controversial movie "Nanak Shah Fakir" on April 13.

Amid purportedly strained visit, Trudeau, Amarinder Singh discuss Khalistan

21 Feb 2018

Amid purportedly strained visit, Trudeau, Amarinder Singh discuss Khalistan

Canadian PM Justin Trudeau's first India visit has been marred by reports that the government has given him a "cold shoulder."

Pakistani govt. to probe reports of forced conversion of Sikhs

21 Dec 2017

Pakistani govt. to probe reports of forced conversion of Sikhs

An inquiry committee has been set up by the Pakistani government to investigate reports of Sikhs being forcibly converted to Islam in the Khyber-Pakhtunkhwa (K-P) province.

Food offered at religious places exempted from GST: Finance Ministry

12 Jul 2017

Food offered at religious places exempted from GST: Finance Ministry

The Finance Ministry on Tuesday issued a clarification stating that free food offered at 'anna kshetras' was exempt from GST.