Canadian Sikh leader, Jagmeet Singh slams India’s Citizenship Bill

December 26 Canadian Sikh leader Jagmeet Singh criticised the newly enacted Citizenship Amendment Act (CAA) in India The New Democratic Party leader Jagmeet Singh said that is was “wrong and should be denounced”. Jagmeet Singh tweeted saying, “The Indian government’s new Citizenship Amendment Law purposely discriminates Muslims and other minority communities. It is wrong and should be denounced.” He further […]

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Khalistan movement helps Sikh-Canadian integration

Khalistan movement helps Sikh-Canadian integration : Sikh Daily

December 9 Canada is home to nearly half a million Sikhs, thus becoming one of the largest Sikh diaspora populations in the world. While most diaspora populations have difficulty settling into their new home countries, political tensions with the Indian state was a driving force in Sikh-Canadian integration. Even though Sikh-Canadians faced discrimination from white Canadians, the Khalistan movement (a […]

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Sikh MP in Canada accuse Liberal Party of fueling Khalistan sentiments

November 23 One of the MPs of the Liberal government has leveled false charges to his own party to have been pandering Sikh separatists, threatening Canada’s relations with India in the process Ramesh Sangha, who represents Ontario’s Brampton Centre riding, delivered the surprising critique of his caucus colleagues during a recent Punjabi-language television interview. His comments revive an issue that […]

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Canada PM Trudeau retains three sikh ministers in cabinet

November 22 Canadian PM Justin Trudeau’s has retained his earlier three Sikh ministers in the 37-member new cabinet. He has also included four Indian-Canadians in the cabinet formed on Wednesday. Among Sikh ministers is first-time MP Anita Anand, making her the first Hindu woman lawmaker to be made a minister in Canada. Harjit Singh Sajjan (49), the most prominent Sikh […]

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Pakistan Punjab governor welcome Sikh pilgrims from Canada

Nov 8 Sikh Yatrees from Canada who had undertaken a long journey by bus to attend the 550th birth anniversary of Baba Guru Nanak Dev Ji in Nankana Sahib were warmly welcomed by the Governor Punjab (Pakistan) Chaudhry Muhammad Sarwar on Thursday. The Sikh Yatrees had started their long journey by road from Toronto and reached Governor’s House, Lahore after […]

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