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Over 300 Sikh to leave for Pak on pilgrimage, SGPC stays out - Times of India

Sat, 2017-06-24 09:40

The Express Tribune

Over 300 Sikh to leave for Pak on pilgrimage, SGPC stays out
Times of India
AMRITSAR: 300 Sikh pilgrims will leave for Pakistan to observe death anniversary of Maharaja Ranjit Singh on June 28th even as the Sikhs' single largest representative body Shiromani Gurdwara Parbandhak Committee (SGPC) has cancelled its plan to ...
Sikh pilgrims to arrive on 28thThe News International
Ranjeet Singh's Death Anniversary: Sikh pilgrims set to arrive on June 28The Express Tribune

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Indian-origin Sikh becomes first turbaned judge in Canada - The Hindu

Sat, 2017-06-24 07:38

The Hindu

Indian-origin Sikh becomes first turbaned judge in Canada
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. Ms. Palbinder Kaur Shergill, a ...
palbinder kaur shergill: Indian-origin Sikh woman first turbaned ...Times of India
Palbinder Kaur Shergill becomes first turbaned Sikh woman to be ...Hindustan Times
Punjab-Born Sikh Woman Becomes First Turbaned Supreme Court Judge In CanadaHuffington Post India
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Indian-origin Sikh Woman Becomes First Turbaned Judge in Canada - News18

Sat, 2017-06-24 07:28

News18

Indian-origin Sikh Woman Becomes First Turbaned Judge in Canada
News18
Toronto: 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 ...

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Palbinder Kaur Shergill becomes first turbaned Sikh woman to be ... - Hindustan Times

Sat, 2017-06-24 01:37

Hindustan Times

Palbinder Kaur Shergill becomes first turbaned Sikh woman to be ...
Hindustan Times
Justice Shergill was born in Punjab and immigrated to Canada with her family at the age of four. She grew up in Williams Lake, BC, and received her law degree ...
palbinder kaur shergill: Indian-origin Sikh woman first turbaned ...Times of India
Turbaned Female Sikh Appointed as Supreme Court Judge | Sikh24 ...Sikh24 News & Updates

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Turbaned Female Sikh Appointed as Supreme Court Judge - Sikh24 News & Updates

Fri, 2017-06-23 21:44

Sikh24 News & Updates

Turbaned Female Sikh Appointed as Supreme Court Judge
Sikh24 News & Updates
NEW WESTMINSTER, Canada—The Honourable Madam Justice Palbinder Kaur Shergill Q.C. has been appointment as a judge of the Supreme Court of British Columbia in New Westminster. Justice Shergill is the first turbaned Sikh to be appointed to the ...

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Turbaned Female Sikh Appointed as Supreme Court Judge - Sikh24 News & Updates

Fri, 2017-06-23 21:30

Sikh24 News & Updates

Turbaned Female Sikh Appointed as Supreme Court Judge
Sikh24 News & Updates
NEW WESTMINSTER, Canada—The Honourable Madam Justice Palbinder Kaur Shergill Q.C. has been appointment as a judge of the Supreme Court of British Columbia in New Westminster. Justice Shergill is the first turbaned Sikh to be appointed to the ...

Sikh Tempe Holding Open House To Raise Awareness About Religion - KJZZ

Fri, 2017-06-23 19:00

Sikh Tempe Holding Open House To Raise Awareness About Religion
KJZZ
There are a lot of things the general public doesn't know about the Sikhs. Like, for instance, they are the fifth-largest religion in world, bigger than Judaism, and about 4,000 to 5,000 Sikhs live here in the Valley. And, also kind of important, how ...

World Sikh Organization general counsel Palbinder Kaur Shergill appointed to Supreme Court of BC - Voiceonline.com

Fri, 2017-06-23 18:34

Voiceonline.com

World Sikh Organization general counsel Palbinder Kaur Shergill appointed to Supreme Court of BC
Voiceonline.com
WORLD Sikh Organization General Counsel Palbinder Kaur Shergill has been appointed a judge of the Supreme Court of British Columbia in New Westminster. Shergill is the first turbaned Sikh to be appointed to the judiciary in Canada. She had served as ...

Canada To Honour Late Sikh MP By Opening Park In His Name - Sikh24 News & Updates

Fri, 2017-06-23 11:57

Sikh24 News & Updates

Canada To Honour Late Sikh MP By Opening Park In His Name
Sikh24 News & Updates
CALGARY, Canada—Honoring the memory of Manmeet Singh Bhullar, it was announced yesterday that a park is to be constructed and named Manmeet Singh Bhullar Park in the memory of the Sikh MP who was killed in a tragic accident whilst helping out a ...

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Canada To Honor Late Sikh MP By Opening Park In His Name - Sikh24 News & Updates

Fri, 2017-06-23 11:57

Sikh24 News & Updates

Canada To Honor Late Sikh MP By Opening Park In His Name
Sikh24 News & Updates
CALGARY, Canada—Honoring the memory of Manmeet Singh Bhullar, it was announced yesterday that a park is to be constructed and named Manmeet Singh Bhullar Park in the memory of the Sikh MP who was killed in a tragic accident whilst helping out a ...

Racism 101: White Man Freaks Out Seeing Sikh Near Him on Plane - The Quint

Fri, 2017-06-23 11:32

The Quint

Racism 101: White Man Freaks Out Seeing Sikh Near Him on Plane
The Quint
A recent post has emerged on social media that might perhaps lend a cue. Simran Jeet Singh, an Indian-origin man in the US, put out a tweet on Thursday, pointing out the blatant injustice of a racist encounter through a series of photographs (social ...
People are disgusted by this Snapchatter's anti-Muslim postsStepFeed

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Turban tossing: Punjab Opposition protests against 'insult to Sikh symbol' - Times Now

Fri, 2017-06-23 09:21

Times Now

Turban tossing: Punjab Opposition protests against 'insult to Sikh symbol'
Times Now
Chandigarh: Protesting the removal of certain legislators from the Punjab Assembly on Thursday, members of the Opposition, Shiromani Akali Dal (SAD), Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) and Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) walked out of the assembly on Friday.
Tossing of turbans leads to opp protest in Punjab AssemblyIndia Today
Tossing of turbans leads to Opposition protest in Punjab AssemblyThe Tribune
Opposition MLAs physically removed from HouseThe Asian Age
The Statesman
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Sikh community to hand out free refreshments in Nicosia on Saturday - Cyprus Mail

Fri, 2017-06-23 08:56

http://www.newsgram.com/

Sikh community to hand out free refreshments in Nicosia on Saturday
Cyprus Mail
On Saturday, members of the Sikh community in Cyprus will be handing out free cold refreshments on Ledra Street and Solomou Square from 9.30am to 1.30pm as part of Chabeel Day celebrations. Chabeel Day, which takes place across the world refers to a ...
Chabeel Day 2017- Sikhs Treat The World to a Sweet Drinkhttp://www.newsgram.com/

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Some kind of Sikh joke? Bearded men who 'terrified families after storming a Sydney cinema shouting Allahu Akbar ... - Daily Mail

Fri, 2017-06-23 01:01

Daily Mail

Some kind of Sikh joke? Bearded men who 'terrified families after storming a Sydney cinema shouting Allahu Akbar ...
Daily Mail
Four bearded 'Middle Eastern' men accused of storming a western Sydney cinema shouting 'Allahu Akbar' were in fact local Sikhs unimpressed with Baywatch who started acting silly. The turban-wearing foursome went to see the film version of the 1990s TV ...

10 things to know about Sikhs - Fresno Bee (blog)

Thu, 2017-06-22 18:22

Fresno Bee (blog)

10 things to know about Sikhs
Fresno Bee (blog)
How sad it is that Sikhs, who have been in the United States since the 19th century, still have to tell their story. And how smart it is for Sikh leaders to mount this extensive effort to get the word out about their values and positive contributions ...
I Took My Family To A Gurdwara, And You Should TooHuffPost

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Sikh groups demand inclusion of Punjabi as compulsory subject - Kashmir Reader

Thu, 2017-06-22 15:10

Kashmir Reader

Sikh groups demand inclusion of Punjabi as compulsory subject
Kashmir Reader
Sikh groups including All Parties Sikh Coordination Commitee (APSCC), Gurduwara Prabhand Commitee Srinagar, Pulwama and Budgam, Youth Sikh Association, and United Sikh Forum took part in the protest and expressed anguish over the order.
APSCC protests against Govt orderBrighter Kashmir
Make Punjabi compulsory up to HS level: APSCCGreater Kashmir

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Canada's 150th Birthday With Sikh Turban Tying - Sikh24 News & Updates

Thu, 2017-06-22 11:56

Sikh24 News & Updates

Canada's 150th Birthday With Sikh Turban Tying
Sikh24 News & Updates
CALGARY, Canada—Canada Day will see the World Sikh Organization hosting a turban tying stall on the first day of Calgary's celebrations for Canada's 150th birthday. July 1st will see a whole host of events kicking off across the length and breadth of ...

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Sikhs accuse Govt. of downplaying Punjabi language - Rising Kashmir

Thu, 2017-06-22 10:11

Rising Kashmir

Sikhs accuse Govt. of downplaying Punjabi language
Rising Kashmir
An amalgam of Sikh associations protested at Gurdwara Shaheed Bunga Sahib, Barzulla Baghat and alleged the government of downplaying the Punjabi language, and demanded Punjabi subject be taught at schools and colleges in Jammu and Kashmir.

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