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UK armed forces sign covenant with Sikhs - Hindustan Times

Fri, 2017-03-24 11:10

Hindustan Times

UK armed forces sign covenant with Sikhs
Hindustan Times
A Britain-based Sikh organization and defence secretary Michael Fallon have signed the Armed Forces Covenant, formally recognising the strong historical and contemporary ties between the community and the armed forces. The covenant was signed at an ...

This Mumbai Man Ties Turbans For Sikh Characters In Bollywood Films For A Living - ScoopWhoop

Fri, 2017-03-24 10:31

ScoopWhoop

This Mumbai Man Ties Turbans For Sikh Characters In Bollywood Films For A Living
ScoopWhoop
Akshay Kumar's 2008 comedy Singh is Kinng famously ran into trouble with Sikh groups close to its release. Along with objections to Akshay's trimmed beard, that Sikhs said went against their religious principles, the community was very upset about the ...

SC To Examine 199 Cases Closed By SIT In 1984 Anti-Sikh Riots - Live Law

Fri, 2017-03-24 07:40

Live Law

SC To Examine 199 Cases Closed By SIT In 1984 Anti-Sikh Riots
Live Law
The Supreme Court on Friday decided to examine 199 cases which were closed by the Special Investigation Team (SIT) 32 years ago in connection to the 1984 anti-Sikh riots. The court also directed the Home Ministry to place on record the file pertaining ...
SC calls for records of 199 anti-sikh riots cases closed by SITThe Hindu
SC asks Centre to deposit 190 files related to 1984 anti-Sikh riotsOneindia
Supreme Court asks Centre to deposit files in 1984 anti-Sikh riots caseZee News
The Statesman -Daily News & Analysis -The Tribune
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SC calls for records of 199 anti-sikh riots cases closed by SIT - The Hindu

Fri, 2017-03-24 04:56

The Hindu

SC calls for records of 199 anti-sikh riots cases closed by SIT
The Hindu
The Supreme Court on Friday decided to investigate the reasons for closing a large number of 1984 anti-Sikh riots cases after petitioners raised allegations of "non-transparency" in court. In the past two years of its investigation, the SIT has closed ...
SC asks Centre to deposit 190 files related to 1984 anti-Sikh riotsOneindia
Supreme Court asks Centre to deposit files in 1984 anti-Sikh riots caseZee News
1984 anti-Sikh riots case: SC asks Centre to deposit 190 filesThe Statesman
The Tribune -Times of India
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Celebrating achievements by Sikh women – #350sikhwomen international campaign: Sikh Network - SikhSiyasat.Net

Fri, 2017-03-24 04:36

SikhSiyasat.Net

Celebrating achievements by Sikh women – #350sikhwomen international campaign: Sikh Network
SikhSiyasat.Net
London: Following the success of #350sikhwomen in January largely focused on Sikh women in the UK the Sikh Network are now highlighting Sikh women from across the globe. One Sikh woman each day for the next 350 days. With the campaign ending ...

Sikh Federation UK Condemns Attack on British Parliament - SikhSiyasat.Net

Fri, 2017-03-24 01:12

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Sikh Federation UK Condemns Attack on British Parliament
SikhSiyasat.Net
Bhai Amrik Singh, the Chair of the Sikh Federation (UK) said: “Our thoughts and prayers are with the family of Keith Palmer who died protecting Parliamentarians and the innocent victims who died or have been seriously injured and their families.

UK Sikhs condemn London terror attack - Times of India

Thu, 2017-03-23 21:57

UK Sikhs condemn London terror attack
Times of India
AMRITSAR: Sikh bodies in the UK have condemned the terror attack on the British parliament while requesting for peace. They have also asked the community members to be more vigilant for being distinctly visible and having faced hate crimes due to ...

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There Are Not 10 Nor 11 Sikh Gurus - Sikh24 News & Updates

Thu, 2017-03-23 15:13

Sikh24 News & Updates

There Are Not 10 Nor 11 Sikh Gurus
Sikh24 News & Updates
The Guru of the Sikhs is One. The One Almighty. Who's Light/Soul became manifest into the body of Guru Nanak Dev Ji. This soul then transferred into Guru Angad Dev Ji and so on, until today, is manifest in Guru Granth Sahib ji. A fundamentally ...

There Are Not 10 Nor 11 Sikh Gurus - Sikh24 News & Updates

Thu, 2017-03-23 15:13

There Are Not 10 Nor 11 Sikh Gurus
Sikh24 News & Updates
The Guru of the Sikhs is One. The One Almighty. Who's Light/Soul became manifest into the body of Guru Nanak Dev Ji. This soul then transferred into Guru Angad Dev Ji and so on, until today, is manifest in Guru Granth Sahib ji. A fundamentally ...

VIDEO: 70% of Americans Think That Sikhs Are Muslims - Sikh24 News & Updates

Thu, 2017-03-23 13:23

Sikh24 News & Updates

VIDEO: 70% of Americans Think That Sikhs Are Muslims
Sikh24 News & Updates
People of the Sikh faith, commonly mistaken for both Muslims and Hindus, are frequent targets of bigoted hate crimes—in fact, the first victim of post-9/11 hate crimes was a Sikh man. In 2016, attacks against Muslims—and people perceived to be ...

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VIDEO: 70% of Americans Think That Sikhs Are Muslims | Sikh24.com - Sikh24 News & Updates

Thu, 2017-03-23 13:14

Sikh24 News & Updates

VIDEO: 70% of Americans Think That Sikhs Are Muslims | Sikh24.com
Sikh24 News & Updates
People of the Sikh faith, commonly mistaken for both Muslims and Hindus, are frequent targets of bigoted hate crimes—in fact, the first victim of post-9/11 hate ...

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Sikhs of New York Presents Turban Day on April 15th in Times Square - Yahoo Finance

Thu, 2017-03-23 10:11

Sikhs of New York Presents Turban Day on April 15th in Times Square
Yahoo Finance
NEW YORK, March 23, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- The Sikhs of New York will present Turban Day April 15th from Noon until 4 p.m. in Times Square as part of the annual mid-April celebration of Vaisakhi, which is commemorated by millions of Sikhs ...

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Sikhs of New York Presents Turban Day on April 15th in Times Square - GlobeNewswire (press release)

Thu, 2017-03-23 10:03

GlobeNewswire (press release)

Sikhs of New York Presents Turban Day on April 15th in Times Square
GlobeNewswire (press release)
Jill Jagjeevan Kaur Ruitenberg, Manpreet Mangat Chahal and Jagjeet Chahal at Turban Day in 2016. The Sikhs of New York will present Turban Day April 15th from Noon until 4 p.m. in Times Square as part of the annual mid-April celebration of Vaisakhi, ...

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The Sikh Experience In America – The Empire Files - The Ring of Fire Network

Thu, 2017-03-23 06:11

The Ring of Fire Network

The Sikh Experience In America – The Empire Files
The Ring of Fire Network
People of the Sikh faith, commonly mistaken for both Muslims and Hindus, are frequent targets of bigoted hate crimes—in fact, the first victim of post-9/11 hate crimes was a Sikh man. In 2016, attacks against Muslims—and people perceived to be ...

Protected monument status sought for Anglo-Sikh war memorials - Times of India

Wed, 2017-03-22 21:03

Protected monument status sought for Anglo-Sikh war memorials
Times of India
BATHINDA/FEROZEPUR: At a time when voices are being raised to convert Bhagat Singh's Ferozepur hideout into a museum, demand has been made to declare four memorials associated with Anglo-Sikh war to be again notified as protected monuments of ...

Vancouver Sikh society builds bridges with LGBT South Asians to practise what they preach - Straight.com

Wed, 2017-03-22 19:38

Straight.com

Vancouver Sikh society builds bridges with LGBT South Asians to practise what they preach
Straight.com
Now, the Sikh and LGBT communities are joining together in a momentous partnership to celebrate the historical Sikh spring festival Vaisakhi for the first time. The Khalsa Diwan Society, which holds the festival, invited Sher Vancouver, a social and ...

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Sikhs Extra Vigilant in London After Terror Attack - Sikh24 News & Updates

Wed, 2017-03-22 15:38

Sikh24 News & Updates

Sikhs Extra Vigilant in London After Terror Attack
Sikh24 News & Updates
Sikh have borne the brunt of knee-jerk reprisals in the past as hate crimes usually and as such Gurdwara Sahibs often been a target, so local Sikh communities are on alert to save from any such unfounded responses. The Met Police have cordoned off many ...

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Two ASIs lose job for challaning Sikh girl - The Tribune

Wed, 2017-03-22 15:19

The Tribune

Two ASIs lose job for challaning Sikh girl
The Tribune
“Despite my orders, two ASIs, in connivance with the IGP and two SPs, challaned a Sikh girl at a naka at Ghumar Mandi. Later, the matter was deliberately raised at the higher level to give an impression that I am against Sikhs,” Kunwar told The Tribune.

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Upset As Pak Govt Omits Sikhs in National Census - Sikh24 News & Updates

Wed, 2017-03-22 13:29

Sikh24 News & Updates

Upset As Pak Govt Omits Sikhs in National Census
Sikh24 News & Updates
LAHORE, Pakistan—Over 20,000 Sikhs residing in Pakistan are disappointed over the non-inclusion of Sikhism as a distinct religion in the first census being conducted in Pakistan for 19 years. Speaking with Sikh24, the Patron-in-Chief of Pakistan Sikh ...
PIL supports Sikh's demandThe News International
Imran Khan Calls For Inclusion Of Sikhs In Pakistan's Population CensusSikhSiyasat.Net
Sikhs challenge census in PHCThe Nation
SAMAA TV -NDTV -gulfnews.com
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Released Sikh Prisoner Rearrested By Indian Government - Sikh24 News & Updates

Wed, 2017-03-22 13:20

Sikh24 News & Updates

Released Sikh Prisoner Rearrested By Indian Government
Sikh24 News & Updates
NEW DELHI, India—Political Sikh prisoner Bhai Gursewak Singh Babla, who had been released from jail in 2011, after serving 27 years of imprisonment, was once again arrested by the Delhi police on yesterday. Delhi police have implicated him in a case ...

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