Hundreds of Sikh separatists rally in London

Hundreds of Sikh separatists rally in London

Hundreds of Sikh separatists and their supporters gathered in London's Trafalgar Square on Sunday to demand a referendum on an independent homeland to be carved out of India.

Explosion targeting Sikh minority kills 19 in Afghanistan

Explosion targeting Sikh minority kills 19 in Afghanistan

An explosion hit the centre of the eastern Afghan city of Jalalabad on Sunday, killing at least 19 people, including several members of the small Sikh minority, provincial government officials said.

Thai police bust massive loan shark racket

Thai police bust massive loan shark racket

Thai police have broken up the country's biggest loan shark syndicate with nationwide raids on a network of creditors who circulated some $111mn to tens of thousands of debtors, authorities said on Friday.