Sikhism

Akasha Ellis, renowned Birmingham Yoga teacher, on spirit, heart and soul

By Je’Don Holloway TalleyFor the Birmingham Times<i>Akasha Ellis leads a class at Birmingham Yoga in Birmingham, Alabama</i> Sunday<i> January 7, 2018. (Frank</i> …

Birmingham, AL

Readers’ comments: What’s wrong with demanding separate plates for meat eaters in IIT Bombay?

A selection of readers’ opinions.<p><b>Meaty matters</b><p>I live in South Delhi in a paying guest accommodation that serves non-vegetarian food as well …

India

Your Region-by-Region Guide to the Top Tourist Spots in India

01 of 20<p>Andaman and Nicobar Islands<p>India isn't just mainland. Around 1,000 kilometers off the east coast of India, in the Bay of Bengal, the pristine …

India

At literary conference, NRIs condemn move to ban Indian officials from gurdwaras in US, Canada

Participants at the International Conference in Ludhiana. (Express Photo by Gurmeet Singh)<p>Amazon Great Indian Sale to start from January 21: Top …

India

Outrage over 'dumping' of garbage on proposed site of Sikh temple

Looking for a permanent place of worship, the Sikh community of the Cardinia Shire Council region, had purchased a twenty-acre property in …

Organic Products

Turkey-US relations 'entering a risky period'

Turkey is outraged at US support for Kurdish fighters in Syria with Ankara claiming that the US is forming a "terror army." Foreign policy expert Ian …

Turkey

Pictures of the Day: 15 January 2018

Religion

Nana Patekar feels ‘blessed’ on visiting Golden Temple. See pics

Bollywood Actor Nana Patekar paid his first obeisance at the Golden Temple in Amritsar on Sunday. During his visit, he interacted with the media and …

Celebrity News (India)

SAD’s political conference: From Maghi Mela, Sukhbir vows to bounce back in 2019 Lok Sabha polls

SAD president Sukhbir Badal along with state BJP president Vijay Sampla and other leaders at the political conference in Muktsar. (Express Photo: …

India

The Day Gandhi Began His Last Fast

Share this:<p>For Gandhi, death was preferable to life if staying alive meant witnessing the destruction of the Hindu and Sikh faiths as well as Islam …

India

Hunee releasing new 3xLP collection on Rush Hour

January 11, 2018 In News<p><b>“Going from afro to disco to techno.”</b><p>Rush Hour has announced a new triple vinyl compilation curated by Hunee, out this</b> …

Vinyl Records

India orders fresh inquiry into historic Sikh masscare

India is to reopen nearly 200 unsolved cases associated with a frenzied massacre of Sikhs in 1984 that left nearly 3,000 dead, mainly in the capital …

India

Your pictures: Nights out

Brecon Beacons

‘I have come home’

<i>Elf could have been his middle name and he just might be one, going by his goodness in the dance field: Smiling, helpful, impish, high energy, never</i> …

India

Mystic Cusco, Peru

<i>Cusco is a stunning wonderfully preserved city full of cobblestone streets, steep hills and narrow streets with a European charm to it. Cusco is part</i> …

South America

1984 anti-Sikh riots: Supreme Court appoints SIT to re-examine 186 cases

The Supreme Court today ordered the constitution of a three-member Special Investigation Team (SIT) to relook 186 cases related to the 1984 anti-Sikh …

South Asia

Ghost of Operation Blue Star back to haunt government? After UK and Canada, US gurdwaras ban entry of Indian officials

Indian officials will be allowed to enter the gurdwara only if they are at the place of worship for personal purposes.<p>After the United Kingdom and …

India

Planning Your Perfect Trip To India

This vast nation was once a part of the British Empire, and one of the useful aspects for many visitors to the country is that there is still a …

India

Gurpreet Singh: Sikhs must be vigilant about Hindutva attempts to appropriate Guru Gobind Singh

This weekend Sikhs are celebrating the 351st anniversary of the birth of Guru Gobind Singh.<p>The tenth master of the Sikh faith was born in Patna in …

India

Pakistan’s Child Brides and the State’s Failure in Protecting them

Ameeran’s husband is a labourer who earns a meagre 200 to 300 rupees per day — that too only on days when he gets work. The money is enough to …

Marriage

It’s Guru Gobind Singh’s birthday 2018 – Who was he and why is he celebrated?

For Sikhs, January 5th is a special day as it marks the birthdate of the tenth guru, Guru Gobind Singh.<p>He was known as a warrior, poet, and …

India

Business family that ruled Chief Khalsa Diwan for 14 years meets sad end

The reign of a noted business family in the socio-religious politics of the region ended on Wednesday when Inderpreet Singh Chadha killed himself …

India

Amritsar: Son of former president of Chief Khalsa Dewan commits suicide | Latest News & Updates at Daily News & Analysis

Inderpreet Singh Chadha, the son of former president of charitable-cum-educational body Chief Khalsa Dewan Charanjit Singh Chadha, on Wednesday …

Religion

Waisted drum of Punjab

We were in Delhi for a concert and decided to visit a friend in Mohali, Punjab. Apart from the routine sightseeing, we listened to some amazing …

Religion

MOGUL: Akshay Kumar REFUTES claims of walking out, says he is still part of the film

Image Source - timesnow.com<p>Akshay Kumar is an extremely busy man. He has his ‘PadMan’ releasing on January 26 and then he has quite a few films to …

Bollywood

Parliament proceedings live | Stalled triple talaq debate to be taken up again in Rajya Sabha

On Thursday the parliament will take up pending business such as triple talaq bill in Rajya Sabha and Constitution Amendment Bill in Lok Sabha. The …

India

14 gurdwaras in Canada ban entry of Indian officials

14 gurdwara management committees in Ontario province of Canada have imposed a ban on the entry of Indian government representatives to gurdwaras …

India News

Arcadia Celebrates Tournament Of Roses Princesses

Arcadia High School seniors represented with style during the 129th Rose Parade in Pasadena.<p>ARCADIA, CA — Arcadia High School royalty was celebrated …

Los Angeles

Why are Indian officials banned from Sikh Gurdwaras?

Canada, US, and UK groups take action after arrest of British Sikh in Punjab and amid 'interference' in their affairs.<p>Sikh religious organisations in Canada, the US, and the UK have banned Indian officials from making formal visits to temples in response to the arrest of a Sikh activist in India …

India

Najib is a lousy chess player

00<p>Like most Malays, Prime Minister Dato’ Sri Najib Razak does not see the benefit of learning to play chess seriously.<p>For many years now, I’ve been …

Najib Razak