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Sikh Union eye revival - Daily Nation

Tue, 2017-04-25 14:18

Daily Nation

Sikh Union eye revival
Daily Nation
Collins Winjila of Sikh Union plays during their Kenya Hockey Union men's Premier League match against Strathmore University at City Park Hockey Stadium on March 15, 2017. PHOTO | MARTIN MUKANGU | NATION MEDIA GROUP ...

Sikh Heritage Night at Spurs Game Showcases SA's Cultural Diversity - Rivard Report

Tue, 2017-04-25 12:17

Rivard Report

Sikh Heritage Night at Spurs Game Showcases SA's Cultural Diversity
Rivard Report
In Gurpaul Singh's mind, the ideal occasion for San Antonio's Sikh community to showcase its culture was at an event that everyone loves – a Spurs game at the AT&T Center. “A game seemed like the best venue for us to create a positive touch point for ...

1984 anti-Sikh riots: Centre presents files of closed cases to SC - The Tribune

Tue, 2017-04-25 10:41

The Tribune

1984 anti-Sikh riots: Centre presents files of closed cases to SC
The Tribune
The MHA — which extended the tenure of the SIT up to August 11, 2017 last month — has also written to the Delhi Government and the Delhi High Court for designating a single court for anti-Sikh riots cases. The SIT has been notified as a Police ...

Sacramento Sikhs Share Concerns of Discrimination in India with Congressman McClintock - SikhSiyasat.Net

Tue, 2017-04-25 08:36

SikhSiyasat.Net

Sacramento Sikhs Share Concerns of Discrimination in India with Congressman McClintock
SikhSiyasat.Net
SACRAMENTO (OFMI): Sacramento-area Sikhs may call America home, but they are looking for help from Washington to fight discrimination overseas. Local Sikh leaders met with Rep. Tom McClintock (R-Elk Grove) on Thursday evening to raise concerns ...

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SC dismisses plea to include Sikh gurus' history in school syllabus - Hindustan Times

Tue, 2017-04-25 02:01

Hindustan Times

SC dismisses plea to include Sikh gurus' history in school syllabus
Hindustan Times
Refusing to entertain a plea for incorporating biographies of all 10 Sikh gurus in school syllabus, the Supreme Court on Monday observed that a litigant cannot knock the doors of the courts for “anything or everything”. It said courts cannot enter into ...
SC dismisses PIL seeking inclusion of Sikh Gurus' biographies in ...The Tribune
SC Rejects Plea To Incorporate Sikh History In School Syllabus Across India Read OrderLive Law

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UK Sikhs Upset Over Captain's 'Khalistani' Remark Against Sajjan - The Quint (blog)

Mon, 2017-04-24 22:17

The Quint (blog)

UK Sikhs Upset Over Captain's 'Khalistani' Remark Against Sajjan
The Quint (blog)
As Canadian Defence Minister Harjit Singh Sajjan successfully concluded his week-long visit to India, steering clear of controversy created by Punjab Chief Minister Captain Amarinder Singh about his pro-Khalistani credentials, Sikh circles in the UK ...
AAP Criticizes Jaitley's For condemning Ontario's “Sikh Genocide In India” MotionSouth Asian Link
Home India Canadian Defence Minister Harjit Singh Sajjan offers Prayers at the holiest of...http://www.newsgram.com/
Canadian Minister refuses to comment on Khalistan tagAppsforPCdaily
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Brampton recognizes city's Sikh community - Brampton Guardian

Mon, 2017-04-24 18:16

Brampton Guardian

Brampton recognizes city's Sikh community
Brampton Guardian
Amarjeet Sohi, Minister of Infrastructure and Communities, along with Mayor Linda Jeffrey and other members of Brampton council, will be on hand to commemorate several members of the local Sikh community as part of April Sikh Heritage Month ...

Kanpur 1984 Sikh Riots: Hearing continues in SC today - Business Standard

Mon, 2017-04-24 18:07

Kanpur 1984 Sikh Riots: Hearing continues in SC today
Business Standard
The plea was filed by Delhi Sikh Gurdwara Management Committee president Manjit Singh who said no constructive action has been taken by the Centre and Uttar Pradesh Government even after 33 years to provide justice to the victims of the 1984 Kanpur ...

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Sikh Sangat criticizes CM, PDP for ignoring Sikhs - Daily Excelsior

Mon, 2017-04-24 17:37

Sikh Sangat criticizes CM, PDP for ignoring Sikhs
Daily Excelsior
JAMMU, Apr 24: An emergency meeting of the Sikh Sangat of Simbal Camp area was organized by S Raja Singh member DGPC Jammu and Sarpanch of the locality was held at Gurdwara Sahib Panchyat Tekri Simbal Camp. The presidents and secretaries ...

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SC suspends PHC's decision to add column for Sikh community in census forms - The Nation

Mon, 2017-04-24 13:41

The Nation

SC suspends PHC's decision to add column for Sikh community in census forms
The Nation
Supreme Court of Pakistan on Monday suspended a decision of the Peshawar High Court (PHC) regarding the addition of a separate column for members of the Sikh community in the census forms. The three-member bench, headed by Chief Justice Mian ...
SC dismisses request for inclusion of section for Sikhs in census formsGeo News, Pakistan

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Sikh regiment plan in British army dropped again - Hindustan Times

Mon, 2017-04-24 13:19

Hindustan Times

Sikh regiment plan in British army dropped again
Hindustan Times
First mooted and abandoned over a decade ago, the plan to raise a Sikh regiment in the British army was revived before the 2015 election, considered by the chief of army staff, and has again been dropped, official sources told Hindustan Times. The ...

Sikh Activists, Police Take Action Against those Tobacco near Darbar Sahib Complex - SikhSiyasat.Net

Mon, 2017-04-24 12:20

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Sikh Activists, Police Take Action Against those Tobacco near Darbar Sahib Complex
SikhSiyasat.Net
Amritsar: Even after strict instructions to the administration to impose a strict ban on sale of tobacco products inside the walled city which hosts many Sikh shrines including the Darbar Sahib to uphold its sanctity, the illicit practice continues ...

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SC dismisses PIL seeking inclusion of Sikh Gurus' biographies in school syllabi - The Tribune

Mon, 2017-04-24 11:48

The Tribune

SC dismisses PIL seeking inclusion of Sikh Gurus' biographies in school syllabi
The Tribune
Petitioner Subhash Chander Katyal had sought “appropriate directions” to the Union of India, all the States and Union Territories to incorporate detailed life history and teachings of all the 10 Sikh Gurus along with Guru Granth Sahib in syllabi of all ...
SC Rejects Plea To Incorporate Sikh History In School Syllabus Across India [Read Order]Live Law
Litigant can't knock at court's door for everything: SCPress Trust of India

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Abusa Singh to be cremated at Sikh temple: Ashes to be buried - Nyasa Times

Mon, 2017-04-24 10:39

Nyasa Times

Abusa Singh to be cremated at Sikh temple: Ashes to be buried
Nyasa Times
Asante Masache, spokesperson for Singh's United Independence Party and spokesperson for the family on the funeral matters said soon after the funeral service at Comesa Hall, her body would be cremated at Limbe Sikh temple as per her wish and the ...

A $1.3 million ad campaign to educate Americans about Sikhs is dividing the Sikh community - Quartz

Mon, 2017-04-24 06:44

Quartz

A $1.3 million ad campaign to educate Americans about Sikhs is dividing the Sikh community
Quartz
To be Sikh in America means living in a country where a majority of the population knows little to nothing of your faith. Or worse. In the month following the 9/11 terrorist attacks, the Sikh Coalition documented more than 300 cases of violence or ...
Bringing down walls with pizzas & samosasTimes of India

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First Turbaned Sikh Warden Appointed By Corrections Canada - South Asian Link

Mon, 2017-04-24 05:03

First Turbaned Sikh Warden Appointed By Corrections Canada
South Asian Link
SURREY – The Correctional Service of Canada has appointed the first Turbaned Sikh Warden to be the institutional head of a federal prison in Canada. Sawinder (Sav) Singh Bains was appointed as the Warden of Fraser Valley Institution in Abbotsford on ...

Massive Sikh gathering in New York demands separation of Punjab from India - The Nation

Sun, 2017-04-23 21:07

Radio Pakistan (press release)

Massive Sikh gathering in New York demands separation of Punjab from India
The Nation
NEW YORK - More than 50,000 men Sikh men and women -- many of them carrying Khalistan banners -- paraded in rain-swept New York City on Saturday to reaffirm their demand for a sovereign Sikh state. Wearing orange coloured turbans, they raised ...
Thousands of Sikhs protested in New York demanding for sovereign state in IndiaRadio Pakistan (press release)

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These men want to be the first turbaned Sikhs elected to the BC Legislature - CBC.ca

Sun, 2017-04-23 17:12

CBC.ca

These men want to be the first turbaned Sikhs elected to the BC Legislature
CBC.ca
This month marks 70 years since Sikhs were given the right to vote in British Columbia and two South Asian candidates want to mark the occasion by making a little history of their own on election day. Liberal candidate Gurminder Parihar and NDP ...

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Indiana passes resolution hailing Sikhs' contributions to America - Hindustan Times

Sun, 2017-04-23 12:38

Hindustan Times

Indiana passes resolution hailing Sikhs' contributions to America
Hindustan Times
The US state of Indiana has unanimously passed a resolution recognising the Sikh community's “significant contributions” to America. “The Indiana Senate recognises and acknowledges the significant contributions that American Sikhs have made across the ...
Sikh community celebrates Vaisakhi FestivalBendigo Advertiser
Watch: Thousands of Sikhs take part in colourful Vaisakhi parade through CoventryCoventry Telegraph
Surrey's Vaisakhi Day Parade draws record 400,000 people, say ...Globalnews.ca
Ilford Recorder 24 -South Asian Focus -Vancouver Sun
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US Indiana State Hails Contribution Of Sikhs - NDTV

Sun, 2017-04-23 11:03

NDTV

US Indiana State Hails Contribution Of Sikhs
NDTV
"The Indiana Senate recognises and acknowledges the significant contributions that American Sikhs have made across the United States and to the State of Indiana on the great occasion of Vaisakhi as 'National Sikh Day',” said the resolution.
Sikh community celebrates Vaisakhi Festival in BendigoBendigo Advertiser
Watch: Thousands of Sikhs take part in colourful Vaisakhi parade through CoventryCoventry Telegraph
Surrey's Vaisakhi parade draws record attendance in massive celebration of diversity and inclusionVancouver Sun
Ilford Recorder 24 -Peace Arch News
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