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Declassify Op Bluestar, anti-Sikh riots records: Swamy - Times of India

Tue, 2017-08-01 21:36

Declassify Op Bluestar, anti-Sikh riots records: Swamy
Times of India
In his resolution, moved in the Upper House to seek speedy action against those guilty of mass killing of Sikhs in November 1984, the MP has asked the Union home minister to consider release of Sikhs sentenced by the Terrorist and Disruptive Activities ...

Another Voice: Divisive rhetoric dehumanizes our neighbors - Buffalo News

Tue, 2017-08-01 17:07

Another Voice: Divisive rhetoric dehumanizes our neighbors
Buffalo News
Five years ago, a neo-Nazi gunman with white supremacist ties walked into a Sikh place of worship (gurdwara) in Oak Creek, Wis., and murdered six. The rampage, which many have forgotten, remains one of the deadliest acts of violence in an American ...

Jammu Bar expels Sikh leader close to Geelani - Greater Kashmir

Tue, 2017-08-01 15:56

The Northlines

Jammu Bar expels Sikh leader close to Geelani
Greater Kashmir
“There is no space for anti-nationals, so we have no other option but to expel him from the primary membership of the Association,” Slathia said. GKNN Jammu, Publish Date: Aug 2 2017 1:19AM | Updated Date: Aug 2 2017 1:19AM. Jammu Bar expels Sikh ...
No space for Anti Nationals in JKHCBA: SlathiaThe Northlines

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Jagmeet Singh's challenge: Can a turban-wearing Sikh win in Quebec? - CBC.ca

Tue, 2017-08-01 15:40

CBC.ca

Jagmeet Singh's challenge: Can a turban-wearing Sikh win in Quebec?
CBC.ca
In his public appearances, he wears a bevy of brightly coloured turbans; he's a practising Sikh. A recent Angus Reid poll found that only 36 per cent of Quebecers would consider voting for a party led by a man wearing a religious head-covering. That's ...
NDPers who question Jagmeet Singh's abilities sound like Trudeau's critics four years ago: Tim HarperToronto Star
Jagmeet Singh bests other Canadian politicos in fund-raisingHindustan Times

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DSGMC honours first Sikh UK parliamentarian - The Tribune

Tue, 2017-08-01 15:08

DSGMC honours first Sikh UK parliamentarian
The Tribune
Honouring the first Sikh MP in British Parliament, Tanmanjit Singh Dhesi, who visited Gurdwara Rakab Ganj Sahib to pay obeisance this evening, the Delhi Sikh Gurdwara Management Committee (DSGMC) asked him to raise the problems of the Sikh ...
SAD seeks UN resolution on problem of wearing Sikh turban in ...Punjab News Express
UN intervention sought on ban on Sikh religious symbols | Business ...Business Standard

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Sikh temple build sought in Strathcona - Sherwood Park News

Tue, 2017-08-01 15:05

Sherwood Park News

Sikh temple build sought in Strathcona
Sherwood Park News
The sun rises behind the Nanaksar Gurdwara Gursikh Sikh Temple on the edge of northeast Edmonton; the temple is currently the closest to Strathcona County, where an application for a local build was recently turned down. File Photo ...

Sharp-dressing Canadian Sikh politician takes aim at Trudeau - Nasdaq

Tue, 2017-08-01 13:06

Nasdaq

Sharp-dressing Canadian Sikh politician takes aim at Trudeau
Nasdaq
By David LjunggrenTORONTO, Aug 1 (Reuters) - Canadian legislator Jagmeet Singh wants people to pay attention to his three-piece suit and brightly-colored turbans, given they just might help bring down another sharp-dressing politician - Liberal Prime ...
Jagmeet Singh bests other Canadian politicos in fund-raisingHindustan Times

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Sharp-dressing Canadian Sikh politician takes aim at Trudeau - Reuters Canada

Tue, 2017-08-01 12:45

Reuters Canada

Sharp-dressing Canadian Sikh politician takes aim at Trudeau
Reuters Canada
Although his core support comes from Canada's influential Sikh population, he is seeking the backing of other ethnic communities as well as young voters. But the challenges are great: He must first win the leadership in October, then win a federal seat ...

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Sikhs holding Richmond day of service in memory of Wisconsin temple massacre - East Bay Times

Tue, 2017-08-01 11:17

East Bay Times

Sikhs holding Richmond day of service in memory of Wisconsin temple massacre
East Bay Times
RICHMOND — Local Sikhs invite the entire community to join them on Saturday in an act of service to commemorate a massacre at a Wisconsin gurdwara, or temple, five years ago. From 11 a.m. to 2 p.m., volunteers will work on a habitat restoration ...

UN intervention sought on ban on Sikh religious symbols - Business Standard

Tue, 2017-08-01 09:30

UN intervention sought on ban on Sikh religious symbols
Business Standard
A Sikh organisation on Tuesday sought the UN's intervention in the matter of various countries banning certain religious symbols of the community. The Delhi Sikh Gurdwara Management Committee (DSGMC) has urged the UN Secretary General to pass a ...
SAD seeks UN resolution on problem of wearing Sikh turban in different nationsPunjab News Express

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Arrest Of Sikh Leader In Jammu, Hindutva Mob Raises 'Goli Maro' & Indira Gandhi Slogans - SikhSiyasat.Net

Tue, 2017-08-01 07:27

SikhSiyasat.Net

Arrest Of Sikh Leader In Jammu, Hindutva Mob Raises 'Goli Maro' & Indira Gandhi Slogans
SikhSiyasat.Net
Jammu: India's National Investigative Agency (NIA) along with Jammu Police here on Saturday raided the residence of Davinder Singh Behal and arrested him. Davinder Singh Behal is an advocate by profession and legal adviser to Sayed Ali Shah Geelani ...

SAD seeks UN resolution on problem of wearing Sikh turban in different nations - Punjab News Express

Tue, 2017-08-01 07:22

SAD seeks UN resolution on problem of wearing Sikh turban in different nations
Punjab News Express
CHANDIGARH: The Delhi Sikh Gurudwara Management Committee (DSGMC) General Secretary Mr. Manjinder Singh Sirsa today urged Secretary General of the United Nations (UN) to pass a resolution in General Assembly of the body for giving exemption ...

Sikh referee Sukhbir Singh racially abused online during Chelsea's loss to Inter Milan - SkySports

Tue, 2017-08-01 06:31

SkySports

Sikh referee Sukhbir Singh racially abused online during Chelsea's loss to Inter Milan
SkySports
Kick It Out are investigating online racial abuse directed at the referee who took charge of Chelsea's pre-season loss to Inter Milan in Singapore at the weekend. Match official Sukhbir Singh - a 33-year-old Sikh referee of Indian origin from Singapore ...

Sikh Union fall to Swamibapa despite Gurdeep's century - The Star, Kenya

Mon, 2017-07-31 17:13

The Star, Kenya

Sikh Union fall to Swamibapa despite Gurdeep's century
The Star, Kenya
Sikh Union were finally bowled for 266 with two balls to play. Bhimji went on to dismiss Joseph Owino before Tarandeep Singh and Gangandeep Singh were run out. Gurdeep and Pratik Challare (37) shared what looked like a match winning stand with a sixth ...

Investigators Probing Murder of Fresno Sikh Man; Body Found in Canal - India West

Mon, 2017-07-31 15:13

India West

Investigators Probing Murder of Fresno Sikh Man; Body Found in Canal
India West
An Indian American Sikh resident of Fresno, Calif., was found dead in a canal several miles from his home July 24 morning with signs of visible trauma on his body, indicating a possible murder. Subag Singh, 68, was last seen a day earlier, taking his ...

Sikh priests hold protest at Golden Temple complex, demand pay hike - Hindustan Times

Mon, 2017-07-31 11:10

Hindustan Times

Sikh priests hold protest at Golden Temple complex, demand pay hike
Hindustan Times
More than a 100 “paathis” (Sikh priests) who perform “akhand path” at the Golden Temple, staged a protest against the Shiromani Gurudwara Parbandhak Committee (SGPC) on Monday seeking hike in their salaries. The “paathis” gathered near the Akal ...

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The Black Prince Movie screening gets splendid response in Connecticut (USA) - SikhSiyasat.Net

Mon, 2017-07-31 09:51

SikhSiyasat.Net

The Black Prince Movie screening gets splendid response in Connecticut (USA)
SikhSiyasat.Net
Hartford,Connecticut: A special screening of the movie “The Black Prince” was organised by USA based Sikh Sewak Society International USA in Hartford Spotlight Theatre on This Saturday at 4:30pm. At the screening venue Swaranjit Singh Khalsa member ...

Jeeps, Sikhs and Mayo Clinic - Post-Bulletin

Mon, 2017-07-31 09:34

Post-Bulletin

Jeeps, Sikhs and Mayo Clinic
Post-Bulletin
The Sikh regiment was the most decorated battalion of the British military, fighting with distinction in Europe, Africa and Asia, according to Commission records. Sandhu has devoured Sikh military literature since his youth, in part because multiple ...

Give wings back to the Flying Sikh - New Straits Times Online

Sun, 2017-07-30 23:18

New Straits Times Online

Give wings back to the Flying Sikh
New Straits Times Online
I MUST have been a teenager then. We were maybe somewhere in Pahang. The details are hazy now. All I can remember is lots of palm trees. All three of us were in my friend's 1989 Mazda 323 B6 Turbo. The sunroof was open and “Insane in The ...

Sikhs give back through Detroit Day of Seva - The Detroit News

Sun, 2017-07-30 20:08

The Detroit News

Sikhs give back through Detroit Day of Seva
The Detroit News
Despite the heat Sunday afternoon, homeless people danced on a vacant lot in Midtown Detroit. They were moving to the sounds of a gospel band but could just as easily been doing a dance of thanks. Before them was a bounty of food and clothes.

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