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Col Jasjit Singh held on gold robbery charges

Police claim the commandant ordered his men to ambush a gold smuggler carrying a consignment worth 14.5 crores in the southern Aizawl city on the night of 14 December last year.

No Sikh Regiment or Punjab tableau for Republic Day 2016

New Delhi - When war calls, Sikhs answer. With 72 Battle Honours, 15 Theatre Honours, 2 Param Vir Chakras, 14 Maha Vir Chakras, 5...

Huge Victory – Sikh Soldier in US allowed to keep beard...

Capt. Simratpal Singh wins huge victory for himself, Sikh community from US Army after being allowed to keep his beard and turban while active on duty.

Anzac Day 2015: Record Sikh crowds participate all over Australia

FROM Melbourne to Perth, record crowds packed out Anzac Day dawn services across Australia this year to mark the centenary of the landing at Gallipoli. For the...

Exhibition Honouring ANZAC Sikh Soldiers opens in Sydney

Sydney - National Sikh Council of Australia opened a weeklong exhibition on the contribution of Sikh Soldiers in World War I & II at...

Remembering Sikh Sacrifices at Battle of Gallipoli

Did you know? Sikhs (under the British Indian Army) fought alongside the Anzacs at Gallipoli Few of us Australian Sikhs – especially of the younger...

British Army planning to recreate a Sikh regiment

The Chief of the General Staff is examining the feasibility of a Sikh unit. The head of the British Army, Mark Francois said the idea...

Rare exhibit highlights Sikh Soldiers Contribution to WW1 at Surrey Library

In the centenary year since the outbreak of the First World War, many organisations have staged events to mark the contribution, and in some...