An Indian-American philanthropist and entrepreneur, Gurinder Singh Khalsa has been conferred with the prestigious 2019 Rosa Park Trailblazer award for his campaign that forced US authorities to change their policy towards headgear of the Sikh community. In 2007, Khalsa was refused access to board an aeroplane because of his turban. Thereafter Khalsa mobilised more than ..
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In May 2016, the Parliament had passed the Sikh Gurdwaras (Amendment) Bill, 2016 to remove rights given to Sahajdharis to vote in the elections to Sikh religious bodies. UPSC may ask you to differentiate between a Sikh and Sahajdhari, so here are important notes: Sahajdharis, literally slow adapting, are those who have chosen the path of Sikhism ..
Events / Happenings / Observances:World Tuberculosis Day 2010Every year, March 24 is observed all over the world as World Tuberculosis Day.Read Here the Full Article Remebering : Harkishan Singh Surjeet23 March was birth aniversary of Harkishan Singh Surjeet a communist politician from Punjab, who was General Secretary of the Communist Party of India (Marxist) from ..