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Sikh group claims community 'disvalued' by proposed city taxi regulations - CBC.ca

Sikh News - 4 hours 42 min ago

CBC.ca

Sikh group claims community 'disvalued' by proposed city taxi regulations
CBC.ca
The Sikh Society of Manitoba claims the City of Winnipeg's proposed vehicle-for-hire regulations "disvalue the Sikh community and other minority groups" because of the effects of the new rules on the taxi industry. Ride-hailing services such as Uber ...

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Delhi Sikh Leaders Seek Installation of Statues of 18th Century Sikh Generals at the Red Fort - Sikh24 News & Updates

Sikh News - 5 hours 48 min ago

Sikh24 News & Updates

Delhi Sikh Leaders Seek Installation of Statues of 18th Century Sikh Generals at the Red Fort
Sikh24 News & Updates
NEW DELHI—Delhi Sikh Gurdwara Management Committee has raised a demand with Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi to get statues of the 18th century Sikh generals, namely Baba Baghel Singh, Baba Jassa Singh Ahluwalia and Baba Jassa Singh Ramgarhia ...

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Consultation on ride-hailing bylaw inadequate, rushed: Sikhs - Winnipeg Free Press

Sikh News - 8 hours 58 min ago

Winnipeg Free Press

Consultation on ride-hailing bylaw inadequate, rushed: Sikhs
Winnipeg Free Press
The Sikh Society of Manitoba supports the local taxi industry. (John Woods / Free Press files). Two Sikh organizations have complained that city hall's proposed taxi/ride-hailing bylaw discriminates against its community members. The Sikh Society of ...

In a first, Sikh-American nominated to be New Jersey's AG - The Hindu

Sikh News - 9 hours 11 min ago

The Hindu

In a first, Sikh-American nominated to be New Jersey's AG
The Hindu
A prominent Sikh-American lawyer, who has “experienced hate and intolerance first-hand”, has been nominated to serve as the next Attorney General of the US state of New Jersey. Gurbir S. Grewal, a public prosecutor who previously served as an Assistant ...
New Jersey Governor-Elect Pushes for First Sikh State Attorney GeneralBloomberg
Phil Murphy to appoint nation's first Sikh attorney general | NJ.comNJ.com
New Jersey (USA) Nominates its First Sikh Attorney GeneralSikh Siyasat News (press release) (blog)
U.S. News & World Report
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Sikhs help Lindsay celebrate spirit of Christmas - Foothills Sun Gazette

Sikh News - 9 hours 53 min ago

Foothills Sun Gazette

Sikhs help Lindsay celebrate spirit of Christmas
Foothills Sun Gazette
LINDSAY – Christmas is a Christian holiday, but the weeks leading up to the day they celebrate the birth of Jesus has also come to symbolize a time of peace and hope for all Americans, regardless of religion. And this year, those practicing the Sikh ...

1984 Sikh Genocide Was State Orchestrated, Says A New Book - Sikh Siyasat News (press release) (blog)

Sikh News - 11 hours 56 min ago

Sikh Siyasat News (press release) (blog)

1984 Sikh Genocide Was State Orchestrated, Says A New Book
Sikh Siyasat News (press release) (blog)
New Delhi: The Sikh genocide of November 1984, that took place on the pretext of former Indian Prime Minister Indira Gandhi's killing that claimed the lives of an estimated 8,000 people in Delhi and around the country were not spontaneous as has been ...

How this US Sikh group raised $210000 for underprivileged students in Punjab - YourStory.com

Sikh News - 13 hours 44 min ago

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How this US Sikh group raised $210000 for underprivileged students in Punjab
YourStory.com
The SHDF programme is run in partnership with the New Delhi-based Nishkam Sikh Welfare Council, Ahuja said. Chairman of the Sikh Council on Religion and Education, Rajwant Singh said: “The supporters of this cause can be proud of the fact that they are ...

New book says govt orchestrated '84 anti-Sikh riots - The Tribune

Sikh News - Tue, 2017-12-12 14:55

New book says govt orchestrated '84 anti-Sikh riots
The Tribune
The 1984 anti-Sikh riots following the assassination of Prime Minister Indira Gandhi that claimed the lives of an estimated 8,000 people in Delhi and around the country were not spontaneous as has been made out but were government-orchestrated, says a ...

Kanpur Sikh Massacre: Supreme Court defers next hearing onto January 10 - Sikh24 News & Updates

Sikh News - Tue, 2017-12-12 14:00

Sikh24 News & Updates

Kanpur Sikh Massacre: Supreme Court defers next hearing onto January 10
Sikh24 News & Updates
NEW DELHI—Speaking with Sikh24 on December 12, the President of All India Sikh Genocide Victims Relief Committee Kuldeep Singh Bhogal said that there was little chance for relief when culprits were being shielded by today Government. S. Bhogal told ...

1984 Sikh Genocide: Delhi High Court demands statements of victims against Sajjan Kumar from SIT - Sikh24 News & Updates

Sikh News - Tue, 2017-12-12 14:00

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1984 Sikh Genocide: Delhi High Court demands statements of victims against Sajjan Kumar from SIT
Sikh24 News & Updates
NEW DELHI—A Delhi High Court bench headed by Justice Anu Malhotra on December 11 directed the Special Investigation Team (SIT) to submit the statements of Sikh genocide victims who have deposed the involvement of Congress leader Sajjan Kumar in the ...

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A Queer Sikh Trans Man's Story Of Transition And Community Formation - Feminism in India (blog)

Sikh News - Tue, 2017-12-12 13:49

A Queer Sikh Trans Man's Story Of Transition And Community Formation
Feminism in India (blog)
If Punjabi Sikhs make up 0.34% of the world, how many of those Punjabi Sikhs are Queer? How many of those Queer, Punjabi, Sikhs are Transgender? I am a Queer, Transgender, Punjabi, Sikh born in America, and I do not know the number of people like me in ...

New Jersey Governor-Elect Pushes for First Sikh State Attorney General - Bloomberg

Sikh News - Tue, 2017-12-12 13:19

Bloomberg

New Jersey Governor-Elect Pushes for First Sikh State Attorney General
Bloomberg
Governor-elect Phil Murphy is pushing for New Jersey to have the nation's first Sikh state attorney general, a job he expects to become high-profile as President Donald Trump meets resistance on immigration and civil-rights restrictions. Murphy, a ...
Phil Murphy to appoint nation's first Sikh attorney general | NJ.comNJ.com
First Sikh Nominated to Be New Jersey Attorney GeneralU.S. News & World Report
Sikh-American Nominated To Be New Jersey Attorney GeneralCBS Philly
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HC reserves order on plea by SIT probing 1984 anti-Sikh riots cases to cancel Sajjan Kumar's bail - Moneycontrol.com

Sikh News - Tue, 2017-12-12 10:43

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HC reserves order on plea by SIT probing 1984 anti-Sikh riots cases to cancel Sajjan Kumar's bail
Moneycontrol.com
The Delhi High Court on Tuesday reserved its order on a plea by the Special Investigation Team (SIT) probing 1984 anti-Sikh riots cases, seeking to cancel the anticipatory bail granted to Congress leader Sajjan Kumar in two matters. Justice Anu ...
Anti-Sikh Riot: Delhi HC reserves order in Sajjan Kumar bail pleaANI News
Sikh Genocide 1984: After 33 Years Delhi High Court Asks For Statements Alleging Sajjan Kumar's Role In KillingsSikh Siyasat News (press release) (blog)

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Phil Murphy to appoint NJ's first Sikh attorney general - NJ.com

Sikh News - Tue, 2017-12-12 08:21

NJ.com

Phil Murphy to appoint NJ's first Sikh attorney general
NJ.com
Gov.-elect Phil Murphy will nominate Bergen County prosecutor Gurbir Grewal as the state's next attorney general, NJ Advance Media has learned. Grewal would be the state's first Sikh attorney general. Murphy plans to announce his appointment at 11 a.m ...
Bergen Prosecutor Grewal is pick for attorney generalROI-NJ.com
Sources: Bergen County prosecutor to be named attorney generalNorthJersey.com

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Sikh Genocide 1984: After 33 Years Delhi High Court Asks For Statements Alleging Sajjan Kumar's Role In Killings - Sikh Siyasat News (press release) (blog)

Sikh News - Tue, 2017-12-12 05:54

Sikh Siyasat News (press release) (blog)

Sikh Genocide 1984: After 33 Years Delhi High Court Asks For Statements Alleging Sajjan Kumar's Role In Killings
Sikh Siyasat News (press release) (blog)
Kumar was granted anticipatory bail by a trial court on December 21 last year in a case of killing of three Sikhs during the pogrom. Additionally, the ASG argued before the Delhi High Court that the trial court had erred in granting the relief to the ...
Anti-Sikh Riot: Delhi HC reserves order in Sajjan Kumar bail pleaThe Hans India
HC reserves order on SIT plea to cancel Sajjan's bailPress Trust of India

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'1984 anti-Sikh genocide not spontaneous but govt-orchestrated' - The Tribune

Sikh News - Tue, 2017-12-12 01:09

The Tribune

'1984 anti-Sikh genocide not spontaneous but govt-orchestrated'
The Tribune
“It is believed that key players in the Congress government used the increasingly volatile situation in Punjab to blur the perception of the Sikh community in the eyes of their fellow citizens...These poisoned sentiments gathered such deadly momentum ...

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Sikh Human Development Foundation raises over $210K - newsindiatimes.com

Sikh News - Mon, 2017-12-11 15:44

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Sikh Human Development Foundation raises over $210K
newsindiatimes.com
Of these, 2,700 have already graduated and found good jobs. They have become doctors, engineers, scientists and the like. Some of them are now helping other needy children. This is one of the major impacts. SHDF now has 7 centers in Punjab and Delhi ...

Sikh Activists Honour 1984 Martyrs Families in a Commemoration Program - Sikh24 News & Updates

Sikh News - Mon, 2017-12-11 13:40

Sikh24 News & Updates

Sikh Activists Honour 1984 Martyrs Families in a Commemoration Program
Sikh24 News & Updates
Prominent Sikh youth activists, including President of Sikh Youth Federation Bhindranwala (SYFB) Bhai Balwant Singh Gopala, SYFB Senior Vice President Bhai Ranjit Singh Damdami Taksal, Former AISSF President Paramjit Singh Gazi, Sikh Intellectual ...

Venue Operator SMG Europe Agrees To Accommodate Sikh Kirpans: Sikh Council UK - Sikh Siyasat News (press release) (blog)

Sikh News - Mon, 2017-12-11 07:42

Sikh Siyasat News (press release) (blog)

Venue Operator SMG Europe Agrees To Accommodate Sikh Kirpans: Sikh Council UK
Sikh Siyasat News (press release) (blog)
The company's decision follows meeting with Sikh Council UK representatives after an incident in October when a number of Sikhs were prevented from entering one of its arenas wearing their Kirpans as a result of heightened security measures adopted ...

Speech of S. Paramjit Singh Mand (Sikh Youth of Punjab) On Human Rights Day - Sikh Siyasat News (press release) (blog)

Sikh News - Mon, 2017-12-11 06:15

Sikh Siyasat News (press release) (blog)

Speech of S. Paramjit Singh Mand (Sikh Youth of Punjab) On Human Rights Day
Sikh Siyasat News (press release) (blog)
During the event Paramjit Singh Mand, chief of Sikh Youth of Punjab while addressing the gathering quoted a documentary prepared by Asian Watch (Human Rights Watch) titled 'Crises in Punjab' which was later banned by the Indian State. In his speech he ...

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