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Photos and video: The 14th Annual Sikh Parade - Hamilton Spectator

Sikh News - 4 hours 6 min ago

Hamilton Spectator

Photos and video: The 14th Annual Sikh Parade
Hamilton Spectator
The 14th Annual Sikh Parade, in honour of the fifth Guru of the Sikhs Gurur Arjan Dev Ji, who was also the first Sikh martyr, made its way through the streets of Hamilton Sunday afternoon. All other martyrs who followed Arjan Dev Ji were also honoured.
Redbridge Sikhs hand out cold drinks in summer heat to mark Chabeel DayIlford Recorder 24
Over £4000 of Drinks Served Free by Sikhs in Nottingham UKSikh24 News & Updates

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Sikh community holds open house to spread awareness, decrease hate - WICZ

Sikh News - 5 hours 4 min ago

Sikh community holds open house to spread awareness, decrease hate
WICZ
GLENDALE, AZ -- Members of the local Sikh community held an open house Sunday, as part of a national effort to help people get a better understanding of the religion. "This place is called a gurdwara," said Harkanwal Singh Sachdev. "It is the Sikh ...

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Airline passenger posts vile racist Snapchat 'jokes' saying Sikh is a terrorist - Metro

Sikh News - 13 hours 7 min ago

Metro

Airline passenger posts vile racist Snapchat 'jokes' saying Sikh is a terrorist
Metro
The messages were posted to Twitter by Sikh academic Simram Jeet Singh – to highlight the prejudice Sikhs face, often from ignorant racists who believe they are Muslim. The unknown Snapchat user posted, 'Never mind I might not make it to Indy' and ...

Poll: Majority of Canadians would vote for a Sikh, transgender or unilingual prime minister - Globalnews.ca

Sikh News - 15 hours 30 min ago

Globalnews.ca

Poll: Majority of Canadians would vote for a Sikh, transgender or unilingual prime minister
Globalnews.ca
The poll is likely to become an immediate point of discussion in the NDP leadership race where Jagmeet Singh, a Sikh who wears a turban, is considered among the leaders. But the poll, which probes the willingness of both Canadian and American voters to ...

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Immigrant rights workshop held at Sikh Institute of Fresno - KFSN-TV

Sikh News - Sun, 2017-06-25 21:45

KFSN-TV

Immigrant rights workshop held at Sikh Institute of Fresno
KFSN-TV
Organizers say the meeting was designed to provide information to the Sikh community about various immigration issues that could potentially impact them. (KFSN). KFSN. Sunday, June 25, 2017 06:41PM. FRESNO, Calif. (KFSN) --. A few hundred people ...

Hamilton's Sikh Parade shines after heavy rain - CHCH News

Sikh News - Sun, 2017-06-25 21:19

CHCH News

Hamilton's Sikh Parade shines after heavy rain
CHCH News
Heavy downpours mid-afternoon delayed the annual Sikh community's parade. Once the rain cleared it didn't take long for the festivities to resume. Hundreds of members from Hamilton's Sikh community marched along Cannon Street in the downtown core for ...

Sikh bodies hold protest, demand inclusion of Punjabi Language at all levels - Greater Kashmir

Sikh News - Sun, 2017-06-25 15:30

Greater Kashmir

Sikh bodies hold protest, demand inclusion of Punjabi Language at all levels
Greater Kashmir
While addressing the people and the media, president Shiromani Akali Dal J&K, S.Dayal Singh Wazir said that the history of Sikhs is the history of sacrifice which the Sikhs have contributed for the entire country and Sikhs will not tolerate injustice ...

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Mayor Hogsett celebrates diverse faiths with visit to Sikh Satsang of Indianapolis. - Fox 59

Sikh News - Sun, 2017-06-25 14:51

Fox 59

Mayor Hogsett celebrates diverse faiths with visit to Sikh Satsang of Indianapolis.
Fox 59
INDIANAPOLIS, Ind. – Indianapolis Mayor Joe Hogsett spent part of his Sunday at the Sikh Satsang of Indianapolis. The Mayor's Office says Hogsett was invited to attend a service. He tweeted that it was a morning of fellowship, conversation and worship.

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Racist Snapchat story targeting Sikh man on flight sparks outrage on social media - The Independent

Sikh News - Sun, 2017-06-25 11:54

The Independent

Racist Snapchat story targeting Sikh man on flight sparks outrage on social media
The Independent
An airline passenger who mocked a Sikh man's turban and suggested he was a terrorist in a series of racist Snapchat posts has sparked outrage on social media. The bigoted outburst began when the man took a picture of the Sikh from behind, circled his ...
Outrage after airline passenger posts racist Snapchat story of Sikh ...NEWS.com.au
Man's racist Snapchat pics of Sikh passenger cause outrageYahoo7 News
Airline passenger posts racist Snapchat images of Sikh man | Daily ...Daily Mail
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Sikh woman is Canada's first turbaned judge - The Hindu

Sikh News - Sun, 2017-06-25 10:13

The Hindu

Sikh woman is Canada's first turbaned judge
The Hindu
An Indian-origin Sikh woman human rights activist has been appointed a judge of the Canadian Supreme Court of British Columbia in New Westminster, the first turbaned Sikh to be appointed to the judiciary of the country. Palbinder Kaur Shergill, a sole ...
Sikhs celebrate BC woman's 'inspiring' appointment as first turbaned judge in CanadaCBC.ca
Sikh woman from Jalandhar village picked as Canada Supreme Court judgeThe Indian Express
Palbinder Kaur Shergill Becomes First Turbaned Sikh Canada Supreme Court JudgeLive Law
Times of India
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Sunderland Sikhs hand out cold drinks to mark Chabeel Day and raise awareness of their culture - Sunderland Echo

Sikh News - Sun, 2017-06-25 06:58

Sunderland Sikhs hand out cold drinks to mark Chabeel Day and raise awareness of their culture
Sunderland Echo
Paula Dale, general secretary of Sunderland Sikh Association at Guru Gobind Singh Gurdwara, said it is the first time they have publicised the event, which they are hoping will get bigger and better each year. “It ws really good,” she said. “It was ...

Picture of Sikh men serving milk to fasting Muslims in Pakistan has gone viral - The Independent

Sikh News - Sun, 2017-06-25 06:13

The Independent

Picture of Sikh men serving milk to fasting Muslims in Pakistan has gone viral
The Independent
A picture of Sikhs handing out nutritional liquids to Muslims fasting during Ramadan has gained attention on social media. The picture shows members of the Sikh community pouring the substance, believed to be a non-alcoholic squash called Rooh Afza, ...

President meets representatives of Hindu, Sikh minorities - Pajhwok Afghan News (subscription) (blog)

Sikh News - Sun, 2017-06-25 06:11

Pajhwok Afghan News (subscription) (blog)

President meets representatives of Hindu, Sikh minorities
Pajhwok Afghan News (subscription) (blog)
and social life of Sikh and Hindu minorities in the country, a statement from Presidential Palace said on Sunday. The president said this during a meeting with representatives of Hindu and Sikh minorities here after the Eid-ul-Fitr prayer. “Every ...

Pakistan grants visa to 300 Sikh pilgrims - Hindustan Times

Sikh News - Sun, 2017-06-25 04:11

Hindustan Times

Pakistan grants visa to 300 Sikh pilgrims
Hindustan Times
The Pakistan embassy has issued visas to 300 Sikh pilgrims on the request of different Sikh organisations including International Bhai Mardana Yadgari Kirtan Darbar Society. The jatha is set to leave for the neighbouring country on June 28 after ...
300 Sikh pilgrims head to Pak for Maharaja Ranjit Singh's death ...Times of India
Sikh pilgrims to arrive on 28th | Lahore | thenews.com.pkThe News International
Ranjeet Singh's Death Anniversary: Sikh pilgrims set to arrive on ...The Express Tribune
NYOOOZ -Sikh24 News & Updates
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Sikhs celebrate BC woman's 'inspiring' appointment as first turbaned judge in Canada - CBC.ca

Sikh News - Sat, 2017-06-24 22:53

CBC.ca

Sikhs celebrate BC woman's 'inspiring' appointment as first turbaned judge in Canada
CBC.ca
Sikhs from Canada to India are celebrating a B.C. woman's historic appointment as the first turbaned Sikh judge in the country. Lawyer Palbinder Kaur Shergill will be serving as a judge at B.C. Supreme Court in New Westminster. The announcement came ...
Indian-origin Sikh becomes first turbaned judge in CanadaThe Hindu
Palbinder Kaur Shergill Becomes First Turbaned Sikh Canada Supreme Court JudgeLive Law
palbinder kaur shergill: Indian-origin Sikh woman first turbaned ...Times of India
Hindustan Times -Outlook India
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300 Sikh pilgrims head to Pak for Maharaja Ranjit Singh's death anniversary - Times of India

Sikh News - Sat, 2017-06-24 22:10

300 Sikh pilgrims head to Pak for Maharaja Ranjit Singh's death anniversary
Times of India
AMRITSAR: As many as 300 Sikhs will leave for Pakistan to observe the death anniversary of Maharaja Ranjit Singh on June 28 even as Shiromani Gurdwara Parbandhak Committee (SGPC) cancelled its plan to send the jatha (group of pilgims) to the ...

300 Sikh pilgrims head to Pak for Maharaja Ranjit Singh's death anniversary - Times of India

Sikh News - Sat, 2017-06-24 22:10

The Express Tribune

300 Sikh pilgrims head to Pak for Maharaja Ranjit Singh's death anniversary
Times of India
Amritsar: As many as 300 Sikhs will leave for Pakistan to observe the death anniversary of Maharaja Ranjit Singh on June 28 even as Shiromani Gurdwara Parbandhak Committee (SGPC) cancelled its plan to send the jatha (group of pilgims) to the ...
Sikh pilgrims to arrive on 28thThe News International
Ranjeet Singh's Death Anniversary: Sikh pilgrims set to arrive on June 28The Express Tribune
Over 300 Sikhs to leave for Pakistan on pilgrimage, SGPC stays outNYOOOZ

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C of E, Catholic, Sikh – and that's just the director. Meet Roz Miller from Islington Faiths Forum - Islington Gazette

Sikh News - Sat, 2017-06-24 10:14

Islington Gazette

C of E, Catholic, Sikh – and that's just the director. Meet Roz Miller from Islington Faiths Forum
Islington Gazette
Although she says Sikh teachings resonate with her, she thinks of herself as a “multi-faith” person. She grew up in Dorset, where she was raised according to Church of England principles – even though she went to a Catholic school. The forum is small ...

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