David Cameron the British Prime Minister sent the following message on the Sikh New year celebrations. Mr Cameron also joined Sikh celebrations at Gravesend Sikh Temple in Kent.
I send my best wishes to everyone in Britain and around the world celebrating Vaisakhi. I know that this festival is an important time for the Sikhs as you come together with friends and family to commemorate the birth of khalsa.
This year marks 160 years since the firs Sikh came to Britain. Since that time you have made an incredibly important contribution to our country in so many ways.
How scary is that?
It is a sad day when a communist leader makes more sense than our LEADERS here in the USA but here it is.
Vladimir Putin’s speech –SHORTST SPEECH EVER :
On 4th August 2013, Vladimir Putin , the Russian President , address the Duma( Russian Parliament)and gave a speech about the tension with minorities in Russia:
Sardar Ranbir Singh Suri, now Lord Suri has been made a peer – an honour given by the British Monarch that allows the recipient the right to sit and vote in the House of Lords –the most prestigious political chamber in the world.
Lord Suri is the second Sikh peer , after Lord Indarjit Singh to sit in the House of Lords.
The Sikh Council UK welcomed his appointment and pledged to work with Lord Suri on Sikh issues.