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Far-right protesters 'abuse Sikh volunteers feeding homeless people in Manchester' - The Independent

Tue, 2017-06-13 12:19

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Far-right protesters 'abuse Sikh volunteers feeding homeless people in Manchester'
The Independent
Members of the Sikh Sewa Organisation said they had to flee from Piccadilly Gardens for “their own safety” after "EDL members" became “abusive” towards them. The SSO provide meals for the homeless every Sunday in the same spot but were forced to ...

Punjab Police Implicates Sikh Activist In False Opium Recovery Case - SikhSiyasat.Net

Tue, 2017-06-13 10:44

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Punjab Police Implicates Sikh Activist In False Opium Recovery Case
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Hoshiarpur: The Punjab police here on Monday arrested a Sikh activist Makhan Singh Gill and claimed to have recovered 3 Kg of opium from his possession. But this police claims are strongly refuted by family members of Makhan Singh Gill. The family ...

The Continuing Struggle for Religious Freedom by Italy's Sikh Community - The Wire

Tue, 2017-06-13 09:30

The Wire

The Continuing Struggle for Religious Freedom by Italy's Sikh Community
The Wire
In Rome's south end, every Sunday, Sonny wears a colourful turban and enters the gurdwara, the Sikh place of worship. “My name is actually Gurjeet,” he says, “but Italians find difficult to pronounce it, so they nicknamed me Sonny”. Gurjeet, like many ...

Indian News Channel Anchor gets Maddened After Kashmiri leader pays Tribute to June 1984 Sikh Martyrs - SikhSiyasat.Net

Tue, 2017-06-13 09:01

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Indian News Channel Anchor gets Maddened After Kashmiri leader pays Tribute to June 1984 Sikh Martyrs
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Chandigarh: A video clip recently surfaced online, in which a Kashmiri leader paid tributes to Sikh martyrs of June 1984 Ghallughara on an Indian News channel called- News 18 India. The video clip is part of a debate/argument show called “Aar-Paar” and ...

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Maryland Police Apprehends Sikh Youth For Wearing Kirpan In Public - SikhSiyasat.Net

Tue, 2017-06-13 07:12

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Maryland Police Apprehends Sikh Youth For Wearing Kirpan In Public
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Maryland (USA): As per the media reports emanating from USA a Sikh youth name Harpreet Singh a local residence of Baltimore city in the state of Maryland was handcuffed and arrested by the state police for wearing kirpan in public. “The police put me ...

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Sikh temple's help sought to identify men who shouted 'Allahu Akbar' at cinema - SBS

Tue, 2017-06-13 03:52

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Sikh temple's help sought to identify men who shouted 'Allahu Akbar' at cinema
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NSW Police have sought help from a Sydney Sikh Temple in connection with a group of men reportedly screaming “Allahu Akbar” while entering a western Sydney cinema, leaving customers rattled. Police officers were called at the Hoyts Blacktown at ...

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BREAKING: Sikh Arrested for Carrying a Kirpan in Maryland - Sikh24 News & Updates

Tue, 2017-06-13 01:02

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BREAKING: Sikh Arrested for Carrying a Kirpan in Maryland
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BALTIMORE, MD, USA—Harpreet Singh, a well respected member of the Baltimore community was handcuffed and arrested by the police for carrying a kirpan. Kirpan is a religious article of the Sikh faith. It's a small sword, worn in a sheath on a strap or ...

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Expectations High of Two Sikh MPs in British Parliament: Sikh Federation UK - SikhSiyasat.Net

Mon, 2017-06-12 23:04

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Expectations High of Two Sikh MPs in British Parliament: Sikh Federation UK
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Preet Kaur Gill being the first female Sikh MP and Tanmanjeet Singh Dhesi being the first turban wearing Sikh MP have captured the imagination and had a huge amount of publicity on social and mainstream media in the last few days following the General ...
Preet Gill's reveals her father inspired her to become first female Sikh MPEasterneye (press release) (subscription)
Sikhs in UK pin hopes on new MPsNYOOOZ

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Preet Gill's reveals her father inspired her to become first female Sikh MP - Easterneye (press release) (subscription)

Mon, 2017-06-12 15:35

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Preet Gill's reveals her father inspired her to become first female Sikh MP
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BRITAIN'S first female Sikh MP has paid tribute to her late father for inspiring her to launch a political career. Preet Gill made history last week after receiving 24,124 votes to retain the seat in Birmingham Edgbaston for Labour. In an interview ...

Thousands Attend 1984 Sikh Parade in San Francisco - Sikh24 News & Updates

Mon, 2017-06-12 14:27

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Thousands Attend 1984 Sikh Parade in San Francisco
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SAN FRANCISCO, USA—Every June, the California Sikh community commemorates the martyrdom of Guru Arjan Dev Ji, the fifth Guru of the Sikh faith and the anniversary of the Indian government's attack on the Sikh's holiest shrine, the Darbar Sahib ...
Dr. Bhai Vir Singh- The Sixth River of PunjabThe Indian Panorama

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June 1984 Ghallughara Remembrance March and Sikh Sovereignty Rally San Francisco (SPECIAL VIDEO) - SikhSiyasat.Net

Mon, 2017-06-12 11:13

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June 1984 Ghallughara Remembrance March and Sikh Sovereignty Rally San Francisco (SPECIAL VIDEO)
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San Francisco, California: California Sikh community commemorated the martyrdom of Guru Arjan the fifth Sikh Guru and the 33rd anniversary of the Indian government's attack on Darbar Sahib in Amritsar in 1984. More than 10,000 Sikhs from the Bay Area, ...
Thousands Of Sikhs Gathered In San Francisco To Commemorate The Martyrdom Of Guru Arjan And 33rd Anniversary ...PR Web (press release)

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Sikh shrine roof collapses in Haryana's Panipat: One killed, four injured - Firstpost

Mon, 2017-06-12 11:11

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Sikh shrine roof collapses in Haryana's Panipat: One killed, four injured
Firstpost
Chandigarh: At least one person was killed and four others were injured when the roof of a structure within a Sikh shrine in Haryana's Panipat collapsed on Monday evening, police said. Five persons were rescued from the debris. Representational image.

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Sikh Struggle, Sikh Memory, Ardaas & June 1984 Ghallughara: Speech of Bhai Ajmer Singh at Bhawanigarh - SikhSiyasat.Net

Mon, 2017-06-12 10:52

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Sikh Struggle, Sikh Memory, Ardaas & June 1984 Ghallughara: Speech of Bhai Ajmer Singh at Bhawanigarh
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Sikh political analyst and author Bhai Ajmer Singh delivered a speech on the Sikh Struggle, collective Sikh memory, the Ardaas and June 1984 Ghallughara during a Shaheedi Samagam at Bhawanigarh. This samgam was held on 3 June, 2017 in the ...

Gatka Association & Punjabi Cultural Council hails victory of Sikh and Punjabi Candidates in UK - SikhSiyasat.Net

Mon, 2017-06-12 05:59

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Gatka Association & Punjabi Cultural Council hails victory of Sikh and Punjabi Candidates in UK
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Chandigarh: Hailing the success of Sikhs and Punjabis in UK parliamentary elections, the Gatka Association of India and Punjabi Cultural Council have extended warm congratulations to Tanmanjeet Singh Dhesi – the first turban-wearing Sikh MP, Preet Kaur ...

June 1984 Ghallughara & Shaheedi Gurpurab: Thousands of Sikhs participate in Sikh Freedom March in San Francisco - SikhSiyasat.Net

Mon, 2017-06-12 03:15

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June 1984 Ghallughara & Shaheedi Gurpurab: Thousands of Sikhs participate in Sikh Freedom March in San Francisco
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More than 10,000 Sikhs from the Bay Area, Sacramento, and Central Valley attended the event. The parade highlighted the fact that even after 33 years the issued concerning the Sikhs remain unaddressed. Minorities in India continue to be persecuted and ...

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New 'United Sikh Party' constituted - SinghStation

Mon, 2017-06-12 02:36

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New 'United Sikh Party' constituted
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Party Convener Bhai Jarnail Singh said that the new party will be run by a panel of five 'amritdhari' (baptized) Sikhs. Those chosen to represent the party include Jarnail Singh from the district, Jaswinder Singh from Rajpura, Kulwant Singh from Moga, ...

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United Sikh Party constituted - The Tribune

Sun, 2017-06-11 16:06

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United Sikh Party constituted
The Tribune
They said the party was in the making for the past ten months and had been working at the district level, so members who had already been dedicatedly working for the amelioration of the Sikh youth had been chosen to lead the party. Other objectives of ...

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Being Sikh in Trump's America: 'You have to go out of your way to prove you're not a threat' - Los Angeles Times

Sun, 2017-06-11 13:56

Los Angeles Times

Being Sikh in Trump's America: 'You have to go out of your way to prove you're not a threat'
Los Angeles Times
The FBI began collecting data on anti-Sikh, anti-Arab and anti-Hindu hate crimes for the first time in 2015, though the Sikh community has struggled for years to accurately track those crimes. Only six of the incidents in the most recent FBI report ...

This Sikh student's graduation speech to unite the world will move ... - Financial Express

Sun, 2017-06-11 12:23

Financial Express

This Sikh student's graduation speech to unite the world will move ...
Financial Express
Angad Singh Padda, making an emotional appeal, urges the 400 members of the Class of 2017 “to use our education to go beyond ourselves to make this world ...
VIDEO: This Sikh student gave a stirring graduation speech at UC ...The Indian Express

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VIDEO: This Sikh student gave a stirring graduation speech at UC Berkeley and its a must watch - The Indian Express

Sun, 2017-06-11 12:22

The Indian Express

VIDEO: This Sikh student gave a stirring graduation speech at UC Berkeley and its a must watch
The Indian Express
Angad Singh Padda, a 23-yeal-old Sikh student, mesmerised everyone with his graduation speech at UC Berkeley. The UC Berkeley Leadership Award Recipient from Chandigarh, Punjab took the opportunity to talk about “problems”, not of his own but of the ...
This Sikh student's graduation speech to unite the world will move you to the core!Financial Express

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