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Sikhs in Britain worried over headscarf ban in Europe - Hindustan Times

Wed, 2017-03-15 12:19

Hindustan Times

Sikhs in Britain worried over headscarf ban in Europe
Hindustan Times
British Sikhs on Wednesday voiced concern over a European court allowing companies to ban staff from wearing religious symbols like the Muslim headscarf and said the ruling puts nearly 300,000 community members in Europe at risk. “We are less worried ...
Potentially Hundreds of Asylum Seekers Entered UK in Sikh Passport ScamBreitbart News
Sikh Federation UK: European Court of Justice ruling is deeply ...Sikh24 News & Updates
British Sikhs admit passport scam in UK courtIndia Today

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Donald Trump should speak up against racial crimes, says Sikh soldier Kamal Singh Kalsi - The Hindu

Wed, 2017-03-15 11:46

The Hindu

Donald Trump should speak up against racial crimes, says Sikh soldier Kamal Singh Kalsi
The Hindu
The spate of violence against people of Asian descent in America will pass, but the Donald Trump administration must take a stronger and more vocal position on this issue, said Lt. Col. Kamal Singh Kalsi, whose campaign for allowing Sikh turban in U.S. ...

UK Sikhs worried over Europe headscarf ban; say 3 lakh at risk - Economic Times

Wed, 2017-03-15 10:20

Economic Times

UK Sikhs worried over Europe headscarf ban; say 3 lakh at risk
Economic Times
"The challenge with Sikh articles of faith is people often think of the turban, which can be worn by Sikh men and women but we have also had cases concerning the iron bracelet, the Kara. The Kirpan, a small sword worn by practising Sikhs is sometimes ...
Sikh Federation UK: European Court of Justice ruling is deeply disturbing for Sikhs living in mainland EuropeSikh24 News & Updates
Potentially Hundreds of Asylum Seekers Entered UK in Sikh Passport ScamBreitbart News
British Sikhs admit passport scam in UK courtVoiceonline.com

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PAKISTAN - gulfnews.com

Wed, 2017-03-15 09:00

PAKISTAN
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Karachi: Mahinder Pal Singh on Tuesday became one of the very few Sikh cricketers to play in Pakistan's domestic competitions as he turned out for Candyland team in a Patrons Trophy Grade-2 tournament. Mahinder is perhaps the first Sikh to play ...

Australian Sikh invited to International UNESCO Peace Summit - SinghStation

Wed, 2017-03-15 07:30

Australian Sikh invited to International UNESCO Peace Summit
SinghStation
Mrs Kamaljit Kaur Athwal, Director, Sikh Nishkam Society of Australia, was invited to attend as part of the Australian delegation from Pure Land Learning College Association, and present a paper on 'The Gift of Faith'. Three hundred people from ...

Internet Has Fallen In Love With This Sikh Duo Dancing To Bhangra On Ed Sheeran's Shape Of You - Indiatimes.com

Wed, 2017-03-15 01:48

Indiatimes.com

Internet Has Fallen In Love With This Sikh Duo Dancing To Bhangra On Ed Sheeran's Shape Of You
Indiatimes.com
Ed Sheeran's Shape Of You has apparently sent the entire globe into frenzy. We have heard many covers of the song, and we have also seen several alluring dance performances on it. However, what has taken the internet by storm recently is a Bhangra ...

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Sikhs in Europe reject Nanakshahi calendar - Times of India

Tue, 2017-03-14 21:39

Yahoo News

Sikhs in Europe reject Nanakshahi calendar
Times of India
Amritsar: The row over the Nanakshahi calendar does not seem to end. This became evident when on the occasion of Sikhs' New Year, community members in Europe rejected the Pal Singh Purewal-authored Nanakshahi calendar, also known as the original ...
Sikh forum seeks early SGPC pollThe Tribune
Sikh bodies launch Nanakshahi original calendarYahoo News
Dal Khalsa Releases Orignal Nanakshahi Calender (Samvat 549) From Shri Akal Takhat SahibSikhSiyasat.Net

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Afghan asylum seekers sneaked into UK using genuine passports of British Sikhs 'after border officials got confused ... - The Sun

Tue, 2017-03-14 16:16

The Sun

Afghan asylum seekers sneaked into UK using genuine passports of British Sikhs 'after border officials got confused ...
The Sun
Edward Aydin, prosecuting at an earlier hearing at Camberwell magistrates' court, said: “We say these three men are the facilitators in this organisation, this organised crime, where they are using genuine British passport holders within the Sikh ...
Hundreds of Afghan asylum seekers snuck into the UK using British Sikhs' passports - because turbans on ID photos ...Daily Mail

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Sikh Federation UK: European Court of Justice ruling is deeply disturbing for Sikhs living in mainland Europe - Sikh24 News & Updates

Tue, 2017-03-14 15:57

Sikh24 News & Updates

Sikh Federation UK: European Court of Justice ruling is deeply disturbing for Sikhs living in mainland Europe
Sikh24 News & Updates
As far as the 700,000 Sikhs in the UK are concerned we are protected not only as a separate religion, but as an ethnic or racial group. In 1983 Sikhs were successful in the Mandla v Lee case, involving a head teacher banning a Sikh student from wearing ...

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Sikh Federation UK: European Court of Justice ruling is deeply disturbing for Sikhs living in mainland Europe - Sikh24 News & Updates

Tue, 2017-03-14 15:57

Sikh24 News & Updates

Sikh Federation UK: European Court of Justice ruling is deeply disturbing for Sikhs living in mainland Europe
Sikh24 News & Updates
As far as the 700,000 Sikhs in the UK are concerned we are protected not only as a separate religion, but as an ethnic or racial group. In 1983 Sikhs were successful in the Mandla v Lee case, involving a head teacher banning a Sikh student from wearing ...

Strathmore play Sikh Union in hockey league opener - Daily Nation

Tue, 2017-03-14 14:31

Daily Nation

Strathmore play Sikh Union in hockey league opener
Daily Nation
Francis Kariuki of Strathmore University controls the ball during their Kenya Hockey Union men's Premier League match against Nakuru Club on September 25, 2016. PHOTO | MARTIN MUKANGU | NATION MEDIA GROUP ...

Connecticut Sikhs Ask Officials to Increase Awareness Programs to End Hate Crimes - Sikh24 News & Updates

Tue, 2017-03-14 13:53

Sikh24 News & Updates

Connecticut Sikhs Ask Officials to Increase Awareness Programs to End Hate Crimes
Sikh24 News & Updates
HAMDEN, CT, USA—A presentation on Sikhs was arranged by U.S. Attorney Office (State of Connecticut) in Hamden Police Station to create awareness about the Sikh religion. John Sereno a former FBI agent and Sarala Nagala the Assistant US attorney ...

Sikh Cricketer Mahinder Pal Singh Plays in Pakistan Domestic League in Rare Feat - News18

Tue, 2017-03-14 09:43

News18

Sikh Cricketer Mahinder Pal Singh Plays in Pakistan Domestic League in Rare Feat
News18
"My father, Harjeet Singh who is a doctor, has supported me a lot specially after last year I was in the headlines for becoming the first Sikh to be selected for the PCB camp. He is now very proud of me having made it to the domestic competitions ...

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Sikh bodies launch Nanakshahi original calendar - Yahoo News

Tue, 2017-03-14 09:41

Yahoo News

Sikh bodies launch Nanakshahi original calendar
Yahoo News
The Sikh bodies on Tuesday launched an original Nanakshahi Calender around the world, to restore the original Nanakshahi Calender (2003) and appeal to the Shiromani Gurdwara Parbandhak Committee to take consensus of the Sikh bodies and adopt the ...

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Rare feat: Sikh cricketer Mahinder Pal Singh plays in Pakistan's domestic league - Oneindia

Tue, 2017-03-14 08:28

Rare feat: Sikh cricketer Mahinder Pal Singh plays in Pakistan's domestic league
Oneindia
Karachi, Mar 14: Mahinder Pal Singh today (March 14) became one of the very few Sikh cricketers to play in Pakistan's domestic competitions as he turned out for Candyland team in a Patrons Trophy Grade-2 tournament. Mahinder is perhaps the first Sikh ...

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A photo project explores the personal stories of Kaurs, the Sikh women - Quartz

Tue, 2017-03-14 02:48

A photo project explores the personal stories of Kaurs, the Sikh women
Quartz
Bobby Kaur is one of the many Sikh women who have been profiled for an online project called The Kaur Project, started by writer and first-generation Canadian, Jessie Kaur Lehail. Each of these women has one thing in common—the shared surname, Kaur.

Sikh-American, Female Attorney Could Be Change Agent DOJ Needs - LifeZette

Mon, 2017-03-13 22:10

LifeZette

Sikh-American, Female Attorney Could Be Change Agent DOJ Needs
LifeZette
Attorney General Jeff Sessions is considering Harmeet Dhillon, a San Francisco-based attorney and a Sikh, to lead the Justice Department Civil Rights Division. Dhillon, 48, is a veteran litigator and national committeewoman of the California Republican ...

Sikh-American, Female Attorney Could Be Change Agent DOJ Needs - LifeZette

Mon, 2017-03-13 20:58

LifeZette

Sikh-American, Female Attorney Could Be Change Agent DOJ Needs
LifeZette
Attorney General Jeff Sessions is considering Harmeet Dhillon, a San Francisco-based attorney and a Sikh, to lead the Justice Department Civil Rights Division. Dhillon, 48, is a veteran litigator and national committeewoman of the California Republican ...

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Anglo Sikh Wars 1845-1849 First ever 3D augmented reality exhibition launched in Leicester - SikhSangat News

Mon, 2017-03-13 14:33

SikhSangat News

Anglo Sikh Wars 1845-1849 First ever 3D augmented reality exhibition launched in Leicester
SikhSangat News
For the first time ever, a hidden era of British and Sikh history has been brought to life through an exhibition showcasing relics including the famous Koh-i-noor Diamond, armour and weaponry. Many of the items have been 3D modelled and use augmented ...

Watch: This Sikh-duo dancing to Bhangra version of Ed Sheeran's 'Shape of You' is the best thing you'll see on the ... - The Indian Express

Mon, 2017-03-13 02:17

The Indian Express

Watch: This Sikh-duo dancing to Bhangra version of Ed Sheeran's 'Shape of You' is the best thing you'll see on the ...
The Indian Express
Remember the Bhangra-dancing trio that won over the Internet with their unique snow-shovelling moves? Well, these guys are back with their cool moves and this time gave a desi twist to none other than addictive 'Shape of You' by Ed Sheeran. Yes, we ...

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