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US Media campaign puts Sikhs in good light - Indian NewsLink

Mon, 2017-12-11 04:59

Indian NewsLink

US Media campaign puts Sikhs in good light
Indian NewsLink
FP1 Strategies shared their findings regarding the overall Sikh media campaign reach. According to them, this effort has made more than 92 million impressions throughout the country; 46.3 million impressions through national television advertising on ...

Ex-white supremacist, son of Sikh temple shooting victim talk hate at Madison event - Channel3000.com - WISC-TV3

Sun, 2017-12-10 22:19

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Ex-white supremacist, son of Sikh temple shooting victim talk hate at Madison event
Channel3000.com - WISC-TV3
MADISON, Wis. - A former white supremacist and the son of a man who died in 2012's Sikh temple shooting shared their messages of stopping hate and bigotry in front of a crowd of about 200 people in Madison on Sunday. The event, held at the Monona ...
"Moving Past Hate" event features former white supremacistWMTV

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Seeking damages, Sikh body preserves 'scars' of Op Bluestar - The Tribune

Sun, 2017-12-10 14:43

Seeking damages, Sikh body preserves 'scars' of Op Bluestar
The Tribune
Seeking damages, Sikh body preserves 'scars' of Op Bluestar The bullet-riddled walls of the Teja Singh Samundri Hall at the Golden Temple complex. Photo: Vishal Kumar. GS Paul. Tribune News Service. Amritsar, December 10. To keep a 'live evidence' of ...

'Arrest of US Sikh couple for smuggling drugs disgrace to community' - Times of India

Sat, 2017-12-09 14:08

'Arrest of US Sikh couple for smuggling drugs disgrace to community'
Times of India
Rajwant Singh, founder of the National Sikh Campaign, told TOI on Saturday that such acts by a few brought disgrace to the whole community. US-based chairman of Punjab Foundation Sukhi Chahal said only Sikh youths were involved in the narcotics ...

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Sikh activist Jagtar Singh Johal filmed in police custody - BBC News

Sat, 2017-12-09 12:51

BBC News

Sikh activist Jagtar Singh Johal filmed in police custody
BBC News
The brother of Scottish Sikh activist Jagtar Singh Johal has condemned a video filmed in police custody. Mr Johal, from Dumbarton, has been held in Punjab since 4 November, accused of conspiracy to murder prominent right-wing Hindu leaders. The 30-year ...
Sydney Sikhs Protest in Support of Jagtar Singh JohalSinghStation
India's Ministry of External Affairs Offers Explanation on Jagtar Singh Jaggi CaseSikh Siyasat News (press release) (blog)

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Sikh activist Jagtar Singh Johal filmed in police custody - BBC News

Sat, 2017-12-09 12:51

BBC News

Sikh activist Jagtar Singh Johal filmed in police custody
BBC News
The brother of Scottish Sikh activist Jagtar Singh Johal has condemned a video filmed in police custody. Mr Johal, from Dumbarton, has been held in Punjab since 4 November, accused of conspiracy to murder prominent right-wing Hindu leaders. The 30-year ...
Sydney Sikhs Protest in Support of Jagtar Singh JohalSinghStation
India's Ministry of External Affairs Offers Explanation on Jagtar Singh Jaggi CaseSikh Siyasat News (press release) (blog)

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'Had generals not betrayed Sikh army, British would have left in 1857... there would be no Pakistan' - Hindustan Times

Sat, 2017-12-09 09:42

Hindustan Times

'Had generals not betrayed Sikh army, British would have left in 1857... there would be no Pakistan'
Hindustan Times
The fallout of Sikh victory over the British, said Sidhu, would have been far-reaching. The Anglo-Afghan wars wouldn't have taken place as Punjab would have been a strong buffer. “And last but not the least, there would have been no Pakistan as Punjab ...

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This Sikh Community in America Raised Over Rs 12 Crore to Educate Kids in Punjab - The Better India

Sat, 2017-12-09 01:28

Daily Pioneer

This Sikh Community in America Raised Over Rs 12 Crore to Educate Kids in Punjab
The Better India
The Sikh Human Development Foundation (SHDF) in Washington, USA has been working towards the education of underprivileged children in India, and has provided scholarships worth ₹12 crore since 2001! The foundation provides scholarships to students who ...
US Sikh group raises $210000 for student scholarships in PunjabDaily Pioneer
US Sikhs raise funds for underprivileged children in PunjabTimes of India

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We Sikhs Should Expound Universality Of Sikh Philosophy - South Asian Link

Sat, 2017-12-09 00:50

South Asian Link

We Sikhs Should Expound Universality Of Sikh Philosophy
South Asian Link
Today, it is very important for us to understand and expound the fact that Sikh philosophy is truly a universal philosophy. This is the age of globalization. However, the current globalization has created very serious problems because it lacks a true ...

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Daughter Of Immigrants Takes Office As Country's First Sikh Woman Mayor - HuffPost

Fri, 2017-12-08 18:32

HuffPost

Daughter Of Immigrants Takes Office As Country's First Sikh Woman Mayor
HuffPost
Preet Didbal has kicked off her term in Yuba City, California, as the first Sikh woman mayor in U.S. history. Didbal, the daughter of immigrant farm laborers, was sworn into her new position Tuesday. The single mother told HuffPost that during her term ...

Sikh battalion Subedar's advice saved Valley in '47 - The Tribune

Fri, 2017-12-08 15:02

The Tribune

Sikh battalion Subedar's advice saved Valley in '47
The Tribune
The IAF attack on Pakistan army tank column at Longewala during the 1971 war was important as it destroyed a large number of tanks, recollected Air Marshal Vinod Patney (retd). In the audience sat Brig Kuldip Singh Chandpuri (retd), who as a Major led ...

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Sikh Youth Federation launches helpline - Daily Pioneer

Fri, 2017-12-08 13:31

Sikh Youth Federation launches helpline
Daily Pioneer
Sikh Youth Federation has launched a helpline( 9334614231) for those who want to contribute to social welfare rather than spending on weddings and giving gifts. Federation president Satnam Singh Gambhir said that anyone who wants to help people ...

Mother of all Twitter comebacks: Sikh scholar in Texas gets even with racists - Hindustan Times

Fri, 2017-12-08 03:39

Hindustan Times

Mother of all Twitter comebacks: Sikh scholar in Texas gets even with racists
Hindustan Times
Simran Jeet Singh, a Sikh scholar of religion, has wit and his mother on his side when he deals with racists on Twitter who attack him for his turban. Singh, a professor of religion at Trinity University in San Antonio, Texas, is followed by more than ...

Sikh Community Turns Saviour For Junior Girls' Hockey Team After It Was Stranded In Australia - Indiatimes.com

Fri, 2017-12-08 01:50

Sikh Community Turns Saviour For Junior Girls' Hockey Team After It Was Stranded In Australia
Indiatimes.com
When their own officials abandoned them in a foreign country, it was the local Sikh community in Adelaide that came to the rescue of the Indian junior girls' hockey team. They went Down Under to compete in a tournament but were left stranded when there ...

Sikh community raises $2,10000 for underprivileged youth in Punjab - Times Now

Fri, 2017-12-08 00:31

Times Now

Sikh community raises $2,10000 for underprivileged youth in Punjab
Times Now
Washington: The Sikh community here has raised USD 2,10,000 for underprivileged youth pursuing higher education in Punjab. The fund was raised at an event this week by the Sikh Human Development Foundation (SHDF), featuring Bollywood actor and Punjabi ...
US Sikh body sponsoring brilliant students from Punjab for higher educationTimes of India

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Sikh community raise $210k for underprivileged children in Punjab - Financial Express

Thu, 2017-12-07 22:28

Financial Express

Sikh community raise $210k for underprivileged children in Punjab
Financial Express
The Sikh community here has raised $2,10,000 for underprivileged youth pursuing higher education in Punjab. The fund was raised at an event this week by the Sikh Human Development Foundation (SHDF), featuring Bollywood actor and Punjabi comedian ...

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Sikh San Antonio professor's mom had the perfect, viral response to racists - mySanAntonio.com

Thu, 2017-12-07 17:42

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Sikh San Antonio professor's mom had the perfect, viral response to racists
mySanAntonio.com
Darsh Singh was the NCAA's first turbaned Sikh-American basketball player during his time at Trinity University. "Nobody at school wants to guard Muhammad he's too explosive," read a Facebook post including a photo of the athlete wearing a turban on ...

Sikh Genocide 1984: SCI To Inspect Its Panel Report On 241 Cases Already Closed By SIT - Sikh Siyasat News (press release) (blog)

Thu, 2017-12-07 06:18

Sikh Siyasat News (press release) (blog)

Sikh Genocide 1984: SCI To Inspect Its Panel Report On 241 Cases Already Closed By SIT
Sikh Siyasat News (press release) (blog)
A total of 3,325 people were killed in the 1984 Sikh pogrom in which Delhi alone accounted for 2,733 deaths, while the rest occurred in Uttar Pradesh, Haryana, Madhya Pradesh, Maharashtra and other States. The SIT was set up on February 12, 2015 ...

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The first Sikh woman mayor in U.S. is also a rape survivor - KCRA.com - KCRA Sacramento

Thu, 2017-12-07 00:17

KCRA Sacramento

The first Sikh woman mayor in U.S. is also a rape survivor - KCRA.com
KCRA Sacramento
Sutter County is home to one of the largest Sikh communities in the country -- a religion originating from India's Punjab region. Advertisement. “We were getting phone calls from all over the world, which I'm still amazed by,” Didbal said. “You just ...
Yuba City Swears In First Female Sikh Mayor « CBS13 | CBS ...CBS Sacramento
First American-Sikh woman sworn in as Mayor - Action News NowAction News Now
Who Is Preet Didbal? The First Sikh Woman Mayor In The U.S. Is ...Bustle

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