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Hundreds of Sikh separatists rally in London

LONDON (AFP) – Hundreds of Sikh separatists and their supporters gathered in London s Trafalgar Square on Sunday to demand a referendum on an independent homeland to be carved out of India. They brandished banners reading “Free Punjab, End Indian occupation”,

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Four-day spring festival kicks off in Chitral

The Kalasha Chilim Jusht Festival kicked off on Monday with the first ritual the “chirik pipi”, which is the milking distribution by shepherds to welcome the spring commencing in the Bumburet Kalash valley. To the indigenous people, the event is

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Pakistan’s Sikh community fights off Indian allegations on lack of crematoriums

By Asif Mehmood LAHORE:  Pakistan’s Sikh community, while thwarting an Indian intelligence agency’s conspiracy against Pakistan, rejected accusations that Sikhs are forced to bury their loved ones due to non-availability of crematoriums in the country. Head of Delhi Gurdwara Committee Manjeet

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Sikh Community in Peshawar showed solidarity with Kashmiri people

Like Rest of Pakistan in Peshawar the Sikh Community has also celebrated Kashmir Solidarity day on Monday in light of forced occupation by Indian Army. Sikh Kids of The Rising Hope Public School at Peshawar celebrated Kashmir Solidarity Day on

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Sikh army officer ties the knot

Web Desk: Major Hercharn Singh, the first Sikh officer to be commissioned in the Pakistan Army got married on Sunday at the Gurdwara Puja Sahib, Hasan Abdal. A number of serving and retired officers of Pakistan Army attended the marriage

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First ever Khuli Khachehri for Minorities in Bunnu

IRFAN BAHADUR PESHAWAR: On the directive of the Chief Secretary Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Muhammad Azam Khan, first ever khuli kachehri for minorities was arranged in Bannu district aiming to resolve issues confronted to minority communities on the spot. Deputy Commissioner Bannu,

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Opposition demands: ‘Make minority heroes part of curriculums’

LAHORE: A woman legislator from the opposition benches demanded the provincial government include topics related to prominent minority figures who had contributed to Pakistan. The demand was made by the Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) legislator Nabila Hakim Ali Khan on Wednesday

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Guru Nanak’s 549th birthday: Celebrations return for Peshawar’s Sikhs

PESHAWAR: Hundreds of Sikhs from different parts of Khyber-Pakhtunkhwa gathered in Peshawar over the weekend to celebrate the 549th birthday of Baba Guru Nanak, the founder of the Sikh faith, with religious fervour. The three-day celebrations began on Friday at

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