Month

June 2017

All posts published in June 2017

13 posts

Punjab waters
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Can we save Punjab Waters?

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The author attempted to place a private members bill in the just-concluded Punjab Assembly session on the contentious Punjab Waters Dispute with Haryana and Rajasthan. Here he tells the rationale of his bill and how successive governments in Punjab and the Uni... More »

The Black Prince
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The Black Prince relives Sikh honour and pride

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In an Open Letter to Jasjeet Singh -the producer of The Black Prince, WSN Editor calls the film, “the Sikh movie of the century” and urges every Sikh on planet earth to be part of the enthralling Anglo-Sikh experience, the movie so brilliantly provides and tou... More »

Outnumbered, Poem by Parminder Singh Aziz
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Outnumbered

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This poem published for the first time in The World Sikh News dwells on the challenges of being single and dedicated.  Referring to Guru Nanak’s companion Bhai Mardana and his Rabab, the author talks of being steadfast in the face of challenges, difficulties a... More »

Triumph -Poem by Parminder Singh Aziz
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Triumph

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Continuing our showcasing of poems of our young poet, here is another one for those who feel stressed and hurt. As we all go through this at point or another, it is for all. Enjoy! By invidious gossip, don’t get distrait. Get rid of the fit of this incip... More »

Gajinder Singh in Exile
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Living in Exile

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From the WSN Archives: On the occasion of the 24th anniversary of Saka Akal Takht, revolutionary poet and political activist, Gajinder Singh goes down memory lane reminiscing events and thoughts that touched his life in his long sojourn away from homeland Punj... More »

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1984 –Who, What, How and Why

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Activist-writer Ajmer Singh answers many questions agitating the Sikhs and raises several more for Sikhs and others to answer in his third book of what is transforming into an anthology of contemporary history of Punjab. His book, 1984-Unimagined Catastrophe, ... More »