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Windsor celebrates Sikh Heritage Month - Windsor Star

Fri, 2017-04-14 18:18

Windsor Star

Windsor celebrates Sikh Heritage Month
Windsor Star
Harjinder Singh Kandola, president of the Sikh Cultural Society of Metropolitan Windsor, wraps a turban on Windsor Mayor Drew Dilkens while joining members Sikh community in celebrating Sikh Heritage Month and Khalsa Day celebration at Windsor City ...

Do you know more about Sikhism than the average American? - AZCentral.com

Fri, 2017-04-14 18:10

AZCentral.com

Do you know more about Sikhism than the average American?
AZCentral.com
"We're just not on anyone's radar, which makes it really easy for people to have misconceptions about us," said Gurwin Singh Ahuja, co-founder of the National Sikh Campaign. "When someone sees a Sikh man that has a turban and a beard — and there are ...

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Phoenix-Area Sikhs Adopting a New PR Strategy to Combat Rising Hate Crimes - Phoenix New Times

Fri, 2017-04-14 15:13

Phoenix New Times

Phoenix-Area Sikhs Adopting a New PR Strategy to Combat Rising Hate Crimes
Phoenix New Times
Four days after September 11, 2001, Balbir Singh Sodhi was outside the Chevron station he owned in Mesa tending to his flowerbed when Francisco Silva Roque pulled up and fired several shots, killing Sodhi instantly. In the days that followed, it became ...

Powerful 'We Are Sikh' Ads Counter Hate And Spread Awareness - Huffington Post

Fri, 2017-04-14 13:05

Huffington Post

Powerful 'We Are Sikh' Ads Counter Hate And Spread Awareness
Huffington Post
The National Sikh Campaign created the commercials, which are scheduled to run during select times nationally on CNN and Fox News, as well as TV channels in Fresno, California, home to one of the largest populations of Sikhs in the U.S. and a hotbed of ...
Phoenix-Area Sikhs Adopting a New PR Strategy to Combat Rising Hate CrimesPhoenix New Times
Sikh Americans Launch Ad Campaign That Looks to Push Back on HateNBCNews.com
That time Sir John A. Macdonald called for 'an army of Sikhs' to save CanadaCBC.ca
Times of India -Rocky Mount Telegram -The Indian Express
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US Sikhs launch ad campaign that looks to push back on hate - Fresno Business Journal

Fri, 2017-04-14 12:52

US Sikhs launch ad campaign that looks to push back on hate
Fresno Business Journal
(AP) — Sikhs in the United States are launching a million-dollar awareness campaign that aims to stop hate-fueled attacks by explaining more about who they are and what they believe. The "We are Sikhs" campaign was years in the making, funded by Sikh ...

CAPAC members celebrate Vaisakhi - St. Paul Asian American Press

Fri, 2017-04-14 12:25

CAPAC members celebrate Vaisakhi
St. Paul Asian American Press
WASHINGTON, D.C. (April 14, 2017) — Friday marks the start of the Sikh New Year, Vaisakhi, during which millions in the United States and around the world celebrate the spring harvest and the birth of the global Sikh community. Members of the ...

This Awareness Campaign Reminds Viewers That Sikhs Are Everyday Americans - Creativity

Fri, 2017-04-14 11:24

Creativity

This Awareness Campaign Reminds Viewers That Sikhs Are Everyday Americans
Creativity
Members of the Sikh religion want to remind people that they are everyday Americans -- and they are spending money on a new campaign to do so. TV ads slated to air on CNN and Fox News send the message that "Sikh values are American values," and ...
Alberta exempts turbaned Sikhs from wearing helmets for off-roadersTimes of India
Sikhs launch ad campaign that looks to push back on hateRocky Mount Telegram
We Are Sikhs: $1.3 million campaign blitz begins in US todayThe Indian Express
Sikh24 News & Updates
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Dubai Sikh temple breaks world record for most diverse breakfast party - Arab News

Fri, 2017-04-14 07:09

Arab News

Dubai Sikh temple breaks world record for most diverse breakfast party
Arab News
Dubai firm breaks selfie stick world record. DUBAI: A Sikh temple in Dubai on Thursday broke the world record for serving breakfast to the maximum number of people from diverse nationalities. The temple was awarded a Guinness World Record after serving ...

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New Sikh Awareness Campaign Targets Stereotypes - AdAge.com

Fri, 2017-04-14 07:00

New Sikh Awareness Campaign Targets Stereotypes
AdAge.com
Members of the Sikh religion want to remind people that they are everyday Americans -- and they are spending money on a new campaign to do so. TV ads slated to air on CNN and Fox News send the message that "Sikh values are American values," and ...

US-based NGO Sikhs For Justice says will not allow Amarinder to visit US, Canada, Europe - The New Indian Express

Fri, 2017-04-14 06:25

The New Indian Express

US-based NGO Sikhs For Justice says will not allow Amarinder to visit US, Canada, Europe
The New Indian Express
CHANDIGARH: A day after Amarinder Singh refused to meet Canadian defence minister Harjit Singh Sajjan because of the latter's sympathies for the Khalistan movement, a US-based NGO Sikhs For Justice (SFJ) has said it will not allow the Punjab chief ...
AAP: Capt insulted Canadian Sikh leaderThe Tribune
Punjab chief minister accuses Sajjan of being a Sikh nationalistiPolitics.ca (subscription)
Capt says many Sikh Canadian ministers, MPs Khalistani sympathisers; Canada terms it disappointing, inaccurateThe Indian Panorama
The Hindu -News18 -Business Standard
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Amitabh Bachchan dons Sikh look in this pic, but not for Thugs of Hindostan - Hindustan Times

Fri, 2017-04-14 03:48

Hindustan Times

Amitabh Bachchan dons Sikh look in this pic, but not for Thugs of Hindostan
Hindustan Times
The 74-year-old-actor took to Twitter and shared a photo sporting look of a Sikh person with heavy beard and an orange turban. He captioned the snap, “My Nani, Amar Kaur Sodhi .. and my Nana Khazan Singh Suri .. must be smiling from the heavens to see ...
Amitabh Bachchan shares fond family memories, gets nostalgic ...The Indian Express
Amitabh Bachchan Remembers His Grandmother While Donning A Sikh Look, Gets EmotionalIndiatimes.com
Amitabh Bachchan aces Sikh look, nostalgically talks about his roots – View picsZee News
Bollywood Life -Tollywood News (press release) (blog)
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Amitabh Bachchan shares fond family memories, gets nostalgic about his Sikh roots. See pic - The Indian Express

Fri, 2017-04-14 01:21

The Indian Express

Amitabh Bachchan shares fond family memories, gets nostalgic about his Sikh roots. See pic
The Indian Express
Amitabh took to Twitter and shared,” My Nani, Amar Kaur Sodhi .. and my Nana Khazan Singh Suri .. must be smiling from the heavens to see me thus .. in my Sikh roots.” Amitabh's mother Teji Bachchan was born into a Sikh family. Teji got married to ...

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Sikhs, Hindus celebrate Baisakhi in Pakistan - Hindustan Times

Fri, 2017-04-14 01:18

Hindustan Times

Sikhs, Hindus celebrate Baisakhi in Pakistan
Hindustan Times
Around 1,500 Indian Sikhs with over 500 from European countries and more than 2,000 Pakistani Hindus and Sikhs are participating in the Baisakhi celebrations that began in Punjab province, the media reported. Baisakhi is widely celebrated by Sikhs in ...
Happy Vaisakhi 2017! What is the Sikh festival, is it always the same date and how is it celebrated in the UK?The Sun
Sikhs celebrate Baisakhi festival in Pakistan amid securityDaily Mail
Sikhs celebrate Vaisakhi with healthy activities for youthStar2.com
CBS Sacramento -Metro -Economic Times
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Sikhs launch ad campaign that looks to push back on hate - Rocky Mount Telegram

Fri, 2017-04-14 00:05

Rocky Mount Telegram

Sikhs launch ad campaign that looks to push back on hate
Rocky Mount Telegram
In this April 9, 2017 photo, Balbir Singh Pahwa, right, of the Guru Nanak Darbar Sikh house of worship, shows respect for the holy scripture by waving a fan above Satinder Kaur, center, as she leads a prayer recital at the temple, in Hicksville, N.Y ...

Alberta: Alberta exempts turbaned Sikhs from wearing helmets for off ... - Times of India

Thu, 2017-04-13 21:52

Times of India

Alberta: Alberta exempts turbaned Sikhs from wearing helmets for off ...
Times of India
AMRITSAR: Sikh residents of Canada's Alberta province got a Baisakhi gift in form of exemption from wearing helmets while riding off highway vehicles (OHV).

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Sikhs observe austere Baisakhi in solidarity with Muslim brethren - Greater Kashmir

Thu, 2017-04-13 16:19

Greater Kashmir

Sikhs observe austere Baisakhi in solidarity with Muslim brethren
Greater Kashmir
Sikhs observe austere Baisakhi in solidarity with Muslim brethren. Raina said that senior separatist leaders had conveyed Sikh community that strike call was limited to re-poll areas in view of the Baisakhi.

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AAP: Capt insulted Canadian Sikh leader - The Tribune

Thu, 2017-04-13 15:55

The Tribune

AAP: Capt insulted Canadian Sikh leader
The Tribune
Phoolka said the CM had insulted a Sikh leader who rose to the rank of Defence Minister of a powerful and developed country. He said Captain's refusal to meet him was deplorable as Sajjan was visiting the state to pay obeisance at the Golden Temple.
Punjab chief minister accuses Sajjan of being a Sikh nationalistiPolitics.ca (subscription)
Amarinder remarks on Canadian ministers sparks rowThe Hindu
Canada condemns Punjab CM Amarinder Singhs remarks about Sikh minIndia Samvad
SikhSiyasat.Net -Times of India -Tehelka
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Punjab chief minister accuses Sajjan of being a Sikh nationalist - iPolitics.ca (subscription)

Thu, 2017-04-13 12:31

iPolitics.ca (subscription)

Punjab chief minister accuses Sajjan of being a Sikh nationalist
iPolitics.ca (subscription)
The chief minister of the northern Indian state of Punjab says he will not meet Defence Minister Harjit Sajjan during an upcoming visit to India and accused Sajjan this week of being a Sikh nationalist, according to a report by the Times of India. An ...
Amarinder remarks on Canadian Ministers sparks rowThe Hindu
Canada condemns Punjab CM Amarinder Singhs remarks about Sikh minIndia Samvad
Capt. Amarinder is a Split Personality: Dal Khalsa reacts to statement on Canadian Defence MinisterSikhSiyasat.Net
Times of India -Tehelka
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Sikh Youth Federation Bhindranwala Observes Martyrdom Day Of Saka 1978 Martyrs - SikhSiyasat.Net

Thu, 2017-04-13 12:05

SikhSiyasat.Net

Sikh Youth Federation Bhindranwala Observes Martyrdom Day Of Saka 1978 Martyrs
SikhSiyasat.Net
Amritsar: As per the media reports available the members of Sikh Youth Federation Bhindranwala here today organised an Ardas samagam in the memory of 13 Sikhs who were killed by so-called Nirankaris at Amritsar on the Vaisakhi day in 1978, while ...

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