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Nikki Haley says she sounds strong because that's how her Sikh parents raised her - Economic Times

Tue, 2017-04-04 04:38

Economic Times

Nikki Haley says she sounds strong because that's how her Sikh parents raised her
Economic Times
UNITED NATIONS: A Punjabi may be out of Punjab, but Punjab is never out of her. Nikki Haley, the outspoken US ambassador to the UN, says if she comes out sounding strong, it's because that's how she was raised by her parents, who are Sikhs from ...

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Special Interview with Sikh author Bhai Ajmer Singh by journalist Surinder Singh (Talking Punjab) - SikhSiyasat.Net

Mon, 2017-04-03 22:34

SikhSiyasat.Net

Special Interview with Sikh author Bhai Ajmer Singh by journalist Surinder Singh (Talking Punjab)
SikhSiyasat.Net
A new book on Shaheed Kartar Singh Sarabha penned by Sikh author Bhai Ajmer Singh was released on March 7, 2017. This book has shattered many mis-conceptions about Gadhar Movement and Shaheed Kartar Singh Sarabha that were propagated by ...

Sikhs to fight for 'kirpan' right - The News International

Mon, 2017-04-03 19:48

The News International

Sikhs to fight for 'kirpan' right
The News International
AMRITSAR: The Sikh community has set its sights on allowing them to wear in public the "kirpan", one of the five compulsory articles of faith for a baptized Sikh. The Karachi-based lawyer who had filed an appeal in the Sindh High Court over the census ...

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Peel Police get acquainted with Sikh heritage - CanIndia News

Mon, 2017-04-03 16:53

CanIndia News

Peel Police get acquainted with Sikh heritage
CanIndia News
Such knowledge would assist in their dealings with ethnic minorities and it would go beyond politically correct sensitivity training. A few Peel Police officers did just that last Friday when they were given a tour of the Sikh Heritage Museum of Canada ...

Interim Jathedar Dhian Singh Mand Reiterates Stance to Unite Sikh Panth - Sikh24 News & Updates

Mon, 2017-04-03 12:22

Sikh24 News & Updates

Interim Jathedar Dhian Singh Mand Reiterates Stance to Unite Sikh Panth
Sikh24 News & Updates
Chief of various Guru Granth Sahib Satkar Committees handed over a memorandum to Jathedar Dhian Singh seeking action against Sikh preacher Baba Ranjit Singh Dhadrianwala for using objectionable remarks about meditation period of ninth Sikh master ...

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A Sikh Activist In US Explains What It's Like To Be In Trump's America - ScoopWhoop

Mon, 2017-04-03 10:13

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A Sikh Activist In US Explains What It's Like To Be In Trump's America
ScoopWhoop
New Delhi: Last week, an Indian-American Sikh doctor in Indiana, US, received death threats from an anonymous number through a text message on his mobile. The incident comes in the wake of multiple "hate crimes" presumably fueled by the vicious ...

Ottawa (Canada) marks the beginning of Sikh Heritage Month by raising Nishan Sahib - SikhSiyasat.Net

Mon, 2017-04-03 08:49

Ottawa (Canada) marks the beginning of Sikh Heritage Month by raising Nishan Sahib
SikhSiyasat.Net
Ottawa, Canada (Manjit Singh): The Sikh Sangat of Ottawa (Canada's Capital) marked the beginning of month long Sikh Heritage Month celebrations at the Ottawa City Hall on Sunday (April 02). This coincides with the Vishaki celebrations of the Sikh ...

London barrister becomes youngest Sikh to receive OBE - Times of India

Mon, 2017-04-03 00:02

Hindustan Times

London barrister becomes youngest Sikh to receive OBE
Times of India
Singh is the Founding Chair of an organization called City Sikhs and the Chair of the Faiths Forum for London, representing the interests of nine main faith communities in London - Christian, Muslim, Jewish, Hindu, Sikh, Buddhist, Jain, Zoroastrian ...
Sikh student asked to remove articles of faith in Jaipur during IIT-JEE exam, SGPC flays moveHindustan Times

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Hockey: Sikh Union return with vengeance as they hit USIU-A 5-0 - The Standard (press release)

Sun, 2017-04-02 17:00

The Standard (press release)

Hockey: Sikh Union return with vengeance as they hit USIU-A 5-0
The Standard (press release)
Former Police and Chase Sailors midfielder Francis Esikuri led Sikh Union's onslaught ensuring his side controlled proceedings as they enjoyed an enviable ball possession. Esikuri was on target twice, while Nelson Shide, international Davis Wanangwe ...

White attacker shoots Sikh man in Washington State after yelling, 'Go back to your own country' - Fusion

Sun, 2017-04-02 14:22

Fusion

White attacker shoots Sikh man in Washington State after yelling, 'Go back to your own country'
Fusion
News media in Washington State are reporting that a 39-year-old follower of the Sikh religion was shot in his driveway in Kent Friday night by a masked white man who allegedly yelled, “Go back to your own country.” Kent is located about 19 miles south ...

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Sikh student asked to remove articles of faith in Jaipur during IIT-JEE exam, SGPC flays move - Hindustan Times

Sun, 2017-04-02 12:24

Hindustan Times

Sikh student asked to remove articles of faith in Jaipur during IIT-JEE exam, SGPC flays move
Hindustan Times
A Sikh student was allegedly asked to remove his “kirpan” and “kara” (Sikh articles of faith) before sitting in the Joint Entrance Examination (Main) – 2017 held at Mahavir Public School in Jaipur (Rajasthan) on Sunday. Taking strong note of the ...

Sikhs included in Pakistan's census, lawyer says one down, many to go - Times of India

Sat, 2017-04-01 21:55

Sikhs included in Pakistan's census, lawyer says one down, many to go
Times of India
Talking to TOI after the Sindh high court ordered the inclusion of Sikhs in the ongoing census of Pakistan, an elated Hira said the court's decision would prove to be a milestone in establishing the distinct identity of Sikhs in Pakistan. "However ...

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BJP accuses Congress of double standards on anti-Sikh riot cases - The Hindu

Sat, 2017-04-01 13:59

BJP accuses Congress of double standards on anti-Sikh riot cases
The Hindu
The BJP on Saturday alleged that the Congress was hindering investigations into the 1984 anti-Sikh riot cases while at the same time projecting its newly sworn-in Punjab Chief Minister Captain Amarinder Singh as a “Sikh leader”. BJP National Secretary ...
1984 riots: BJP seeks lie detector test for Congress leader Jagdish TytlerWeb India 123

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Witness the Sikh Flag Raising Ceremonies at Parliament Hill and City Halls Around GTA - Yahoo Finance

Sat, 2017-04-01 13:35

Witness the Sikh Flag Raising Ceremonies at Parliament Hill and City Halls Around GTA
Yahoo Finance
TORONTO and OTTAWA, Ontario, April 1, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- On behalf of the Sikh Heritage Month Celebration Committee, we would like take this opportunity to invite your organization to the Sikh Flag Raising ceremonies taking place in and around the ...

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Middlesbrough Sikh-run homeless food scheme seeks volunteers - BBC News

Sat, 2017-04-01 13:34

BBC News

Middlesbrough Sikh-run homeless food scheme seeks volunteers
BBC News
A scheme run by members of the Sikh community to provide food for homeless people is appealing for volunteers. Organisers of the project in Middlesbrough want to expand it across other parts of Teesside. Volunteer Gurmail Singh said it was a "very ...

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SGPC's Rs1,106-Crore Budget Focuses On Youth, Sikh Education - South Asian Link

Sat, 2017-04-01 01:34

SGPC's Rs1,106-Crore Budget Focuses On Youth, Sikh Education
South Asian Link
AMRITSAR – With focus on promoting education and Sikh religion and its values, the SGPC today passed Rs 1,106.59-crore budget for 2017-18 fiscal year at its general house here today. It witnessed a raise of 8.65 per cent (Rs 88.1 crore) as compared to ...

Sikh doc gets death threats - The Tribune

Fri, 2017-03-31 23:53

Sikh doc gets death threats
The Tribune
2. "A Sikh doctor in the US has received death threats from an anonymous caller in Indiana". Does anybody see any racism from the tribune here. One is Indian-American and the other one is just Sikh of unknown nationality. These two news are side by side.

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Viral video: 5 booked for assaulting Sikh; SHO suspended - Times of India

Fri, 2017-03-31 21:57

Viral video: 5 booked for assaulting Sikh; SHO suspended
Times of India
ABOHAR: Following the intervention of the Punjab and Haryana high court inspecting judge, Abohar police have booked five persons for assaulting a Sikh youth on Friday. Police have also suspended the station house officer (SHO) of Abohar City-1 police ...

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SGPC to apprise embassies of Sikh identity, says Badungar - The Tribune

Fri, 2017-03-31 17:01

SGPC to apprise embassies of Sikh identity, says Badungar
The Tribune
Badungar said: “The awareness about our culture and traditions among non-Punjabis, especially foreigners, will also save the Sikh travellers from the harassment at airports while their security check-ups. If anybody understands the importance of our ...

Sikh Library To Get New Home - South Asian Link

Fri, 2017-03-31 16:26

South Asian Link

Sikh Library To Get New Home
South Asian Link
AMRITSAR – The Shiromani Gurdwara Parbandhak Committee (or SGPC) has decided to spruce up the Sikh Reference Library that was destroyed during Operation Bluestar in the Golden Temple complex. Now, it has been decided to shift it to a vacant ...

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