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Sikh groups clash at Golden Temple, several injured - The Tribune

Thu, 2017-10-12 06:31

The Tribune

Sikh groups clash at Golden Temple, several injured
The Tribune
Rival Sikh groups brandishing swords clashed at the entrance plaza of the Golden Temple Complex here on Thursday, leaving several people from both the sides injured. The clash occurred when the SGPC task force forcibly tried to push Master Johar Singh, ...
BJP demand to contest gurdwara polls rattles partner Shiromani Akali DalHindustan Times
SGPC revokes award given to Kuldip NayarThe Hindu

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Hindu leader, 4 others held for 'faking' threats from Sikh radicals - The Indian Express

Thu, 2017-10-12 00:45

Hindustan Times

Hindu leader, 4 others held for 'faking' threats from Sikh radicals
The Indian Express
Dhoke said that on August 22, the accused Sanchit Malhotra had filed a complaint with Salem Tabri police alleging that he and Rohit Sawhney were getting threats from Sikh radicals (Khalistan supporters). They also claimed that two “suspected persons” ...
Shiv Sena (Hind) leaders faked threats to get security; five arrested in LudhianaHindustan Times
2 Hindu outfit leaders, 4 accomplices held for filing false complaints to get police securityTimes of India

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British PM's Race Audit silent on discrimination against Sikhs by public bodies - SikhSiyasat.Net

Thu, 2017-10-12 00:09

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British PM's Race Audit silent on discrimination against Sikhs by public bodies
SikhSiyasat.Net
London: Sikh organisations consulted by the Cabinet Office are incensed at the failure to address data gaps and have declared the Prime Minister may have given the green light to public bodies to continue to discriminate against the minority Sikh ...

The indomitable queen: As the Sikh Empire crumbled, only one woman scared the British - Scroll.in

Wed, 2017-10-11 23:07

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The indomitable queen: As the Sikh Empire crumbled, only one woman scared the British
Scroll.in
The indomitable queen: As the Sikh Empire crumbled, only one woman scared the British. Even in defeat and exile, the rebellious Maharani Jind Kaur refused to play the docile role that the British expected of her. by Amarpal Singh. Published 7 hours ago.

Scripture, Service, and Being Sikh in West Sacramento - WestSac.com

Wed, 2017-10-11 17:13

Scripture, Service, and Being Sikh in West Sacramento
WestSac.com
The soaring white domes of the Sikh Temple of Sacramento, or “Gurdwara Sahib”, are a familiar sight to many West Sacramento residents. But for West Sacramento resident Parveen Kaur Tumber, the temple evokes family memories that extend back to the ...

69% of Canadians would consider voting for party led by Sikh man: survey - Daily Hive

Wed, 2017-10-11 16:10

Daily Hive

69% of Canadians would consider voting for party led by Sikh man: survey
Daily Hive
Most Canadians could vote for a Sikh man like new federal NDP leader Jagmeet Singh, according to a new poll by Angus Reid. The online survey, conducted between October 2 and October 4, asked 1,477 Canadians for their views on Sikh politicians and ...
Jagmeet Singh and the media's race problemiPolitics.ca
EDITORIAL: Divisions over church, statePeace Arch News
RSS-affiliate congratulates Jagmeet on NDP victoryTimes of India
Saskatoon StarPhoenix -Canada Free Press -CBC.ca
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SGPC to Honour Sikh Intellectuals and Sports Players - Sikh24 News & Updates

Wed, 2017-10-11 14:03

Sikh24 News & Updates

SGPC to Honour Sikh Intellectuals and Sports Players
Sikh24 News & Updates
PATIALA, Punjab—Speaking with Sikh24 on October 11, SGPC President Prof. Kirpal Singh Badungar informed that the SGPC has decided to honour four Sikh Intellectuals for their contribution in Sikh and Punjabi literature. He added that two Sikh ...

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SGPC to Honour Sikh Intellectuals and Sports Players - Sikh24 News & Updates

Wed, 2017-10-11 14:03

Sikh24 News & Updates

SGPC to Honour Sikh Intellectuals and Sports Players
Sikh24 News & Updates
PATIALA, Punjab—Speaking with Sikh24 on October 11, SGPC President Prof. Kirpal Singh Badungar informed that the SGPC has decided to honour four Sikh Intellectuals for their contribution in Sikh and Punjabi literature. He added that two Sikh ...

Expensive Washington state senate race: A Sikh vs. a Christian and no one's covering that - GetReligion (blog)

Wed, 2017-10-11 12:36

GetReligion (blog)

Expensive Washington state senate race: A Sikh vs. a Christian and no one's covering that
GetReligion (blog)
“Quite likely, this is the most consequential political race for the Sikh-American community since Dilip Singh Saund was first elected 60 years ago,” said Varun Nikore, president of the Asian American and Pacific Islander Victory Fund, who also said ...
Sikh TV and social media campaign reaches 92m in USAPunjab News Express

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Why this Sikh entrepreneur created a Jewish dating app - Jewish Telegraphic Agency

Wed, 2017-10-11 12:01

Jewish Telegraphic Agency

Why this Sikh entrepreneur created a Jewish dating app
Jewish Telegraphic Agency
(JTA) — At first glance, KJ Dhaliwal and Sukhmeet Toor may be unlikely candidates to create the latest Jewish-themed dating app. After all, both men are Sikhs. And among the nine other members of their San Francisco-based team, there are exactly zero ...

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With Canada's shifting demographics, Sikh politician's rise may be glimpse of future - GetReligion (blog)

Wed, 2017-10-11 09:05

GetReligion (blog)

With Canada's shifting demographics, Sikh politician's rise may be glimpse of future
GetReligion (blog)
How many American journalists, including the dwindling number of staff religion reporters, are capable of accurately writing about the Sikh faith without first needing to resort to a quick Goggle search? Very few, I'd bet. I'd also wager that Canadian ...

Your letters: Sikh women have also accomplished much - Toronto Star

Wed, 2017-10-11 00:11

Your letters: Sikh women have also accomplished much
Toronto Star
From their arrival in Canada, Sikh women have been pivotal in shaping the country's landscape. The first Sikh woman in Canada in 1912, Harnam Kaur, was a community organizer and changed the immigrant narrative. Sikh women in the House of Commons ...

Indian-Americans attend Sikh Chamber Of Commerce annual gala in Jersey City - newsindiatimes.com

Tue, 2017-10-10 16:31

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Indian-Americans attend Sikh Chamber Of Commerce annual gala in Jersey City
newsindiatimes.com
The organizing team of the Sikh American Chamber of Commerce presenting the 2017 speakers with awards at the organization's annual gala Oct. 7 in Jersey City, N.J. From left, Sandeep Chandi, Gundeep Singh, Harpreet Wasan, Payal Kapoor, Sunny Kaila ...

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World Sikh Organization launches Sikh Family Helpline across Canada - Voiceonline.com

Tue, 2017-10-10 14:10

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World Sikh Organization launches Sikh Family Helpline across Canada
Voiceonline.com
Recognizing a lack of resources for culturally appropriate resources for families facing challenges such as addiction, abuse and mental health issues, the Sikh Family Helpline's mission is to promote health and wellness for individuals and families in ...

Sikh museum, training institute to be set up in Pakistan: SGPC - Outlook India

Tue, 2017-10-10 11:52

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Sikh museum, training institute to be set up in Pakistan: SGPC
Outlook India
Fatehgarh Sahib, Oct 10 The Shiromani Gurdwara Parbandhak Committee (SGPC) said today that it will set up a Sikh museum and a 'Gurmat' training institute at Nankana Sahib in Pakistan. A decision in this regard was taken at meeting chaired by SGPC ...
SGPC withdraws Shiromani award conferred on Kuldip NayarTimes of India
SGPC Not Co-operating In Beadbi Probe, Says Probe PanelSikhSiyasat.Net

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Good to see a Sikh leading political party in Canada, says Jatinder Singh Sidhu - Hindustan Times

Tue, 2017-10-10 09:25

Hindustan Times

Good to see a Sikh leading political party in Canada, says Jatinder Singh Sidhu
Hindustan Times
“I can't tell if Canadian Sikhs are soft on separatists.” The Canadian MP said that Indo-Canadian relations have always been good, and that people from both countries bond well with each other. “In Canada, we take services of Indians in different sectors.

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Mohan Bhagwat To Preside At Meeting Over Gurpurab Festivities - SikhSiyasat.Net

Tue, 2017-10-10 06:47

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Mohan Bhagwat To Preside At Meeting Over Gurpurab Festivities
SikhSiyasat.Net
As reported by the media sources the meeting is said to be organised by RSS affiliate Rashtriya Sikh Sangat an off-shoot of the RSS made with the purpose of assimilation of the Sikh panth into Hindu mainfold. For that purpose the basic trick used by ...

Sikh community observes Guru Ram Das birth anniversary - Pakistan Observer

Tue, 2017-10-10 02:23

Sikh community observes Guru Ram Das birth anniversary
Pakistan Observer
Additional Secretary Shrines Tariq Khan Wazir, Pardhan Sardar Tara Singh and other Sikh community leaders attended the ceremony. Special 'Akhand Path Sahib' was held and special prayers were offered for prosperity and development of Pakistan.

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NDP's Jagmeet Singh proving to be challenge for media, Sikh activists say - CBC.ca

Mon, 2017-10-09 18:34

CBC.ca

NDP's Jagmeet Singh proving to be challenge for media, Sikh activists say
CBC.ca
Covering Canada's first federal party leader who is a member of a visible minority is proving to be a challenge to Canadian media, two Sikh political activists say. Arundeep Sandhu, a small business owner and conservative activist, said the media's ...
Pariahs to power brokers: Sikhs have become a major political force in CanadaToronto Star
69% Canadians can think of voting for turbaned Sikh Jagmeet SinghTimes of India
Most Canadians Open To Voting For A Sikh Party Leader If Policies Are Right, Poll SuggestsHuffington Post Canada
Toronto Sun -Globalnews.ca -National Post
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Sikh Gurdwara in Palatine holding vigil for Las Vegas victims - Chicago Daily Herald

Mon, 2017-10-09 17:38

Sikh Gurdwara in Palatine holding vigil for Las Vegas victims
Chicago Daily Herald
Officials said dress code will be modest casual and that once inside the Sikh house of worship visitors are asked to remove their shoes. In addition, visitors are asked to cover their heads with a scarf, handkerchief, bandanna or a turban and not carry ...

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