Defying All Odds

Sadda Haq, a Punjabi film set during the political turmoil in the state in the 1980s and early ‘90s, finally released a few days ago after a long battle between the makers of the film and the various religious and political groups that demanded a ban on the film. There’s an uncanny similarity between how Kamal Haasan’s Vishwaroopam and how Kuljinder More...

by SNS | Published 5 years ago
By SNS On Friday, May 10th, 2013

Sadda Haq Opens Everywhere

Goldie was only 12 when Operation Blue Star happened. Devastated by the Indian Army’s attack on Darbar Sahib, he left his home in Amritsar and went to Damdami Taksal, whose jathedar, Jarnail Singh Bhindranwale, More...

By SNS On Sunday, April 28th, 2013

Damdami Taksal hands over Bluestar memorial to SGPC

Amritsar (SNS) : At a low-key function on Saturday, religious seminary Damdami Taksal handed over charge of the controversial memorial to “martyrs of Operation Bluestar,” constructed within the precincts of More...

By SNS On Wednesday, April 24th, 2013

Bike helmet laws will change to allow religious exemptions

Queensland : Members of the Sikh community will be exempt from wearing a bicycle helmet in Queensland under new laws to accommodate religious beliefs. Transport Minister Scott Emerson announced the change to the More...