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Sikh massacre of 1984 reverberates in US Senate

Senator Pat Toomey calls for prosecution of perpetrators Washington, October 03 (KMS): Anti-Sikh riots of 1984 mark one of the darkest years in modern Indian history, a US senator has said, while underlining the need to remember the atrocities committed against Sikhs in India so that the perpetrators could be …

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Over 110,000 Canadian Sikhs vote in Khalistan Referendum in power show

Toronto, September 19 (KMS): In an unprecedented show of power, more than 110,000 Canadian Sikhs took part in voting for the Khalistan Referendum in Brampton, Ontario, to demand an independent state of Khalistan with Shimla as its capital. Organised by the pro-Khalistani advocacy group Sikhs For Justice (SFJ), the voting …

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Thousands vote in Toronto’s Khalistan Referendum as Canada refuses to act against Sikhs

Toronto, September 19 (KMS): Thousands of Canadian Sikhs including women and elderly voted in Khalistan Referendum in Toronto, yesterday, after Prime Minister Justin Trudeau flatly rejected the Indian government’s demand to act against the Sikh activists spearheading the struggle for a separate homeland in Punjab under India. The voting results …

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Referendum for Khalistan being held in Toronto tomorrow

Toronto, September 17 (KMS): Voting for Khalistan Referendum is being held in the Canadian city of Toronto, tomorrow, September 18, aimed at seeking independence of Punjab from India through a peaceful manner. President of Council of Khalistan Dr Bekhshi Singh in an interview, said people of Indian Punjab have understood …

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After 75 years, Sikh man figures out he’s Muslim and family is in Pakistan

Jalandhar, September 08 (KMS): After 75 long years, a Jalandhar-based Sikh man got to know that his original family was in Pakistan and they were Muslims. Amarjit Singh, who is learnt to be from Nurmahal area near Jalandhar, Indian Punjab, had a tearful meeting with his sister Kulsoom Akhtar at …

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United Sikhs rushes relief supplies for Pakistan flood victims

New Delhi, August 31 (KMS): UN-affiliated NGO United Sikhs, launched in 1999 by a group of Sikhs from New York, has rushed relief supplies for flood victims in Pakistan where thousands of people and the livestock were badly hit, besides unprecedented damage to the property. In Charsadda district, local Sikh …

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Khalistan Referendum for independent Sikh homeland shakes Canadian politics

Toronto, August 28 (KMS): After creating strong waves in the United Kingdom in November 2021, the Khalistan Referendum — a Sikh community-sponsored plebiscite of an international advocacy group, Sikhs For Justice (SFJ) — is now rocking Canadian politics where the voting is going to start on September 18. Khalistan Referendum …

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Kashmiris, Sikhs in UK highlight Indian HR abuses through demos, digital van

London, August 16 (KMS): As India celebrated its Independence Day on August 15, the Kashmiri and Sikh communities in the United Kingdom held a number of protest demonstrations across the UK to respectively highlight human rights abuses by India in Indian illegally occupied Jammu and Kashmir (IIOJK) and for seeking …

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