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Yuba City to swear in first Sikh America mayor - Action News Now

Wed, 2017-11-29 13:13

Yuba City to swear in first Sikh America mayor
Action News Now
She is beating the odds, breaking cultural, and gender barriers being the first Sikh American woman to be elected Mayor in the United States. Vice Mayor Didbal was born and raised in the community, after her parents immigrated from India to Yuba City ...

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Sikhs stop Indian envoy from entering Gurdwara in Australia - The News International

Wed, 2017-11-29 12:19

The News International

Sikhs stop Indian envoy from entering Gurdwara in Australia
The News International
Speaking to media, one of the protesters said: “We were protesting the arrest of 47 Sikh youths in Punjab in recent times, the latest example being the arrest of Jagtar Singh Johal who was in India for his own wedding. “We want to raise awareness about ...

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Ex-Sikh Temple Head In Canada Convicted Of Killing Wife - NDTV

Wed, 2017-11-29 06:46

Ex-Sikh Temple Head In Canada Convicted Of Killing Wife
NDTV
Baldev Singh Kalsi, the former president of the Brookside Sikh Temple in Surrey, has pleaded guilty to assaulting his wife that led to her death in 2014 in Surrey city. Indians Abroad | Press Trust of India | Updated: November 29, 2017 17:16 IST. Share ...

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Sikh Cab Driver Saves Girl, 13, from Paedophile - Breitbart News

Wed, 2017-11-29 06:35

Breitbart News

Sikh Cab Driver Saves Girl, 13, from Paedophile
Breitbart News
A Sikh cabbie has been given a safeguarding award after saving a young girl from a planned abduction by a paedophile. The Daily Mail reports: A taxi driver has been hailed a hero after he saved a schoolgirl from a paedophile armed with knives, tape and ...

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Ex-Sikh temple head in Canada convicted of killing wife | world ... - Hindustan Times

Wed, 2017-11-29 04:04

Hindustan Times

Ex-Sikh temple head in Canada convicted of killing wife | world ...
Hindustan Times
Baldev Singh Kalsi, the former president of the Brookside Sikh Temple in Surrey, has pleaded guilty to assaulting his wife that led to her death in 2014 in Surrey city.
Former Surrey Sikh temple president pleads guilty to manslaughter ...CBC.ca

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Markham Sikh community donates $225K to hospital's children's wards - yorkregion.com

Tue, 2017-11-28 13:14

yorkregion.com

Markham Sikh community donates $225K to hospital's children's wards
yorkregion.com
Dr. Deepa Grewal (from left), Markham Stouffville Hospital's chief of pediatrics; Rachhpal Dhillon of the Markham Sikh community; Jo-Anne Marr, president and CEO of MSH; Gobinder Randahawa of the Makrham Sikh community; Bill Bachra, member at large ...

Scottish NRI 'Tortured' By Punjab Police, Outraging Sikh Diaspora - The Quint

Tue, 2017-11-28 06:18

The Quint

Scottish NRI 'Tortured' By Punjab Police, Outraging Sikh Diaspora
The Quint
Jagtar Singh Johal, a 30-year old Scottish Sikh, had flown down to Punjab from Dumbarton in Scotland's West Dunbartonshire council area for his wedding in the month of October. On 4 November, Jagtar along with three other men, were taken into custody ...

Former Surrey Sikh temple president pleads guilty to manslaughter - CBC.ca

Mon, 2017-11-27 20:03

CBC.ca

Former Surrey Sikh temple president pleads guilty to manslaughter
CBC.ca
The former leader of a Sikh temple in Surrey has pleaded guilty to manslaughter in the death of his wife. Baldev Singh Kalsi appeared in B.C. Supreme Court in New Westminster on Monday afternoon dressed in a beige coat. The only words he spoke came ...

Former Surrey Sikh temple president pleads guilty to manslaughter - CBC.ca

Mon, 2017-11-27 19:58

CBC.ca

Former Surrey Sikh temple president pleads guilty to manslaughter
CBC.ca
The former leader of a Sikh temple in Surrey has pleaded guilty to manslaughter in the death of his wife. Baldev Singh Kalsi appeared in B.C. Supreme Court in New Westminster on Monday afternoon dressed in a beige coat. The only words he spoke came ...

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Sikh bodies express concern over arrest and detention of community youths - Greater Kashmir

Mon, 2017-11-27 14:48

Greater Kashmir

Sikh bodies express concern over arrest and detention of community youths
Greater Kashmir
Various Sikh bodies including Sikh Intellectuals Circle J&K, International Sikh Federation & Sikh Students Federation here on Monday expressed serious concern over the safety of S Tarjit Singh allias Jimmy & other community youths arrested by Punjab ...
Sikh nationalist leader Manmohan Singh Khalsa passes awayGeo News, Pakistan

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Sikh nationalist leader Manmohan Singh Khalsa passes away - Geo News, Pakistan

Mon, 2017-11-27 13:45

Geo News, Pakistan

Sikh nationalist leader Manmohan Singh Khalsa passes away
Geo News, Pakistan
LONDON: The Sikh leader, Manmohan Singh Khalsa, who brought together Muslims and Sikhs of the UK for their common struggles, passed away this week following a long period of illness. A well-known face and a passionate campaigner for Khalistan, ...
Sikh bodies express concern over arrest and detention of community youthsGreater Kashmir

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US sikhs showing keen interest in crucial SGPC elections - Times of India

Mon, 2017-11-27 09:40

SikhSiyasat.Net

US sikhs showing keen interest in crucial SGPC elections
Times of India
Secretary of the Guru Gobind Singh Foundation and founder of the National Sikh Campaign Rajwant Singh told TOI on Monday, "SGPC is critical for the survival of the sikhs in Punjab. All its resources have not been used for the betterment of the sikhs, ...
Sukhbir Badal Has Called Meeting Of All SGPC Members For Tomorrow In AmritsarSikhSiyasat.Net

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In this Seattle suburb, Sikh Americans make historic gains amid tough challenges - NBCNews.com

Mon, 2017-11-27 08:45

NBCNews.com

In this Seattle suburb, Sikh Americans make historic gains amid tough challenges
NBCNews.com
Satwinder Kaur made it official in March. That's when the 31-year-old single mom announced her candidacy for City Council in Kent, Washington. Eight months later, Kaur's victory made her the city's first elected council member who is Sikh, she said ...

High court vacates its stay on order declaring Patna Sikh shrine's panel election null and void - Hindustan Times

Mon, 2017-11-27 08:03

Hindustan Times

High court vacates its stay on order declaring Patna Sikh shrine's panel election null and void
Hindustan Times
High court vacates its stay on order declaring Patna Sikh shrine's panel election null and void. A Patna high court division bench quashed the stay of its single bench on technical ground. It, however, permitted the petitioner to make necessary ...

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The Sikh faith celebrates the martyrdom of a prophet for religious ... - WIFR

Sun, 2017-11-26 23:19

WIFR

The Sikh faith celebrates the martyrdom of a prophet for religious ...
WIFR
Many people of the Sikh faith all over the world and right here in the Stateline celebrated a religious tolerance day this afternoon by remembering and honoring ...
Sikh Temple celebrates religious tolerance in RockfordRockford Register Star
Rockford Sikhs Celebrate "Religious Tolerance Day" | MyStateLineMyStateline.com

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Indian anxiety and Khalistan 2020 - The Nation - The Nation

Sun, 2017-11-26 21:03

Economic Times

Indian anxiety and Khalistan 2020 - The Nation
The Nation
With Khalistan 2020 campaign kicking up in North America, Europe and Australia; South Block on the Rajpath is getting nervous. The community has a genuine ...
Jagtar Singh Johal: A Scottish Sikh in a Punjab jail - The Economic ...Economic Times

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Sikh Temple celebrates religious tolerance in Rockford - Rockford Register Star

Sun, 2017-11-26 20:01

Rockford Register Star

Sikh Temple celebrates religious tolerance in Rockford
Rockford Register Star
ROCKFORD — More than 100 people celebrated religious tolerance Sunday at Rockford's Sikh temple. Sikhism, a religion based in 16th-century India, promotes the importance of doing good deeds rather than carrying out rituals. Sikhism follows a scripture ...

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Sikh temple donates $10000 toward stem cell unit - TheSpec.com

Sun, 2017-11-26 19:16

TheSpec.com

Sikh temple donates $10000 toward stem cell unit
TheSpec.com
Harpreet Singh Gill and K.C. Carruthers converse in the temple. The Sikh community has joined together to donate $10,000 to Juravinski Hospital and Cancer Centre Foundation in support of the Tomorrow Stems From You campaign. - Gary Yokoyama,The ...

Dyal Singh College row: Sikh group mocks BJP ally SAD (Badal) - Times of India

Sun, 2017-11-26 09:35

Dyal Singh College row: Sikh group mocks BJP ally SAD (Badal)
Times of India
JALANDHAR: Even as Shiromani Akali Dal (Badal) has taken a position against changing the name of Delhi's Dyal Singh Evening College to Vande Matram Maha Vidyalya, other Sikh groups have now started to embarrass the BJP ally on the issue with ...

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