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Badal, Makkar stripped off Panthic titles

Amritsar: The Sarbat Khalsa – a congregation of several hardliner Sikh organisations, passed a resolution stripping Chief Minister Parkash Singh Badal of the “Panth Rattan — Fakhr-e-qaum” title bestowed on him in 2011 and nullified the “Shiromani Sewak” title given to SGPC chief Avtar Singh Makkar. Both Badal and Makkar are being painted as ‘villains’ of the Sikh community by the hardliner... 

“I signed the apology letter supplied to me from Amritsar, then why Akal Takhat took u-turn?”

Sushil Manav: Sirsa: Dera Sacha Sauda chief Gurmeet Ram Rahim has said that it is perhaps for the first time that Akal Takht has withdrawn its edict. Addressing the media here today, the dera chief said he was not able to understand the reason behind the withdrawal of pardon granted to him. “I have always maintained that I respect all religions. I had signed the apology letter as per the text sent... 

Badals intentionally spoiling Punjab atmosphere: Phoolka

New Delhi: AAP leader Advocate HS Phoolka said today that Kotkapura, and other incidents of last about a month clearly showed that Badals were totally shattered seeing hatred towards them by people especially in villages. “Badals are seeking refuse from the sects like Gurmeet Ram Rahim for their petty political gains; it appears that they are following the command of such people. When the protests... 

‘Clergy’s decision of pardoning Ram Rahim is painful’

“Though I am under hospitalisation at Mumbai, the decision of the so called Jathedars of letting Gurmeet Ram Rahim from the cardinal sin, have given me extreme shock and pain. At one stroke they have violated all the principles and age old traditions of Sri Akal Takht Sahib for serving their political masters. They have struck at the very roots of Sikh principles which govern the working of Akal... 

Sant Samaj seeks Akal Takht Jathedar’s removal

Ludhiana: Keeping going becomes nearly impossible for the Akal Takht Jathedar Giani Gurbachan Singh as he loses the confidence of his ‘trusted outfit’ Sant Samaj. Riding the bandwagon Sant Samaj too sought Jathedar’s removal for pardoning controversial dera Sacha Sauda chief Gurmeet Ram Rahim. The Sant Samaj, which used to support every decision on religious issues by Jathedars of Takhts and... 

Gurmeet Ram Rahim is keen to attend Bigg Boss–9

Mumbai: Gurmeet Ram Rahim Singh, the godman-turned-actor, has confirmed that he has been approached by the makers of reality show Bigg Boss-9. However, he has put forth certain conditions to enter the show. Meanwhile, the audience will have to make do with him as another controversial spiritual figure, Radhe Maa has refuted all rumours of her joining the show through a Facebook post. The Dera Saccha... 

Film MSG’s premier postponed, alert in Pb, Hry

CHANDIGARH: Police and security agencies in Punjab and Haryana were put on alert Friday after protests against Dera Sacha Sauda sect leader Gurmeet Ram Rahim’s debut movie “MSG – The Messenger of God”. The movie’s high profile premiere, scheduled to be held in Gurgaon Friday, was postponed till Sunday even as the sect authorities claimed they had received the formal letter... 

SGPC chief seeks ban on movie by Gurmeet Ram Rahim

Amritsar: After Akal Takht Jathedar Giani Gurbachan Singh and other Sikh organizations seeking ban on screening of film MSG, SGPC President Avtar Singh Makkar too joined the bandwagon asking for ban on the movie showing the Dera Sacha Sauda head Gurmeet Ram Rahim in lead role. Dera chief is also producer of the film. While appealing the central government to impose ban on release of the movie Makkar... 

Jassi’s defeat poses questions on Dera chief’s credibility

Talwandi Sabo: With the massive defeat of Congress candidate Harminder Singh Jassi in Talwandi Sabo by-poll, the credibility of controversial Dera Sacha Sauda chief Gurmeet Ram Rahim Singh turned out to be almost zero. As Jassi is a close relative of Dera chief (Jassi’s daughter is married to Grumeet Ram Rahim’s son), his defeat is considered to be a serious setback to the later. Jassi lost to...