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Sikh man asked to take off kirpan in Aus bus - Outlook India

Wed, 2017-07-26 02:03

Indian Weekender

Sikh man asked to take off kirpan in Aus bus
Outlook India
melbourne, Jul 26 A Sikh man in australia was asked to take off his kirpan and "get out" of a bus when a passenger called police in panic after seeing the ceremonial knife, a media report said today. Police boarded a busy commuter bus in auckland ...
A Sikh ceremonial kirpan triggers a police raid on Auckland city busIndian Weekender
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'Black Prince' about dramatic life of a Sikh boy ruler - gulfnews.com

Wed, 2017-07-26 02:01

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'Black Prince' about dramatic life of a Sikh boy ruler
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He became the ruler of the Sikh kingdom, had the throne stolen from him, was separated from his mother, had his face spattered with the blood of a slain uncle and was carted off to become an aristocrat in Queen Victoria's Britain — all before his 16th ...

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Cop booked for misbehaving with baptised Sikh girl in bus - Times of India

Tue, 2017-07-25 21:31

Times of India

Cop booked for misbehaving with baptised Sikh girl in bus
Times of India
SANGRUR: Sangrur police have booked the assistant sub-inspector (ASI) of the Government Railway Police (GRP) who had allegedly misbehaved with an amritdhari (baptised Sikh) girl on board a Pepsu Road Transport Corporation (PRTC) bus en route ...
Cop who misbehaved with Amritdhari girl arrestedNYOOOZ

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A Sikh ceremonial kirpan triggers a police raid on Auckland city bus - Indian Weekender

Tue, 2017-07-25 19:59

Indian Weekender

A Sikh ceremonial kirpan triggers a police raid on Auckland city bus
Indian Weekender
Police raided an Auckland city bus on Monday, July 24, when a passenger had reported a Sikh man carrying his ceremonial knife – an article of faith of Sikhism. The man travelling on the Inner Link service bus in the Britomart and Queen St. area was ...
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SGPC Asks Indian Government to Return Sikh Literature looted in 1984 - Sikh24 News & Updates

Tue, 2017-07-25 19:14

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SGPC Asks Indian Government to Return Sikh Literature looted in 1984
Sikh24 News & Updates
AMRITSAR SAHIB, Punjab—The apex Sikh body Shiromani Gurdwara Parbandhik Committee has once again asked the Union Government of India to return the scriptures of the Sikh Reference Library taken during 1984. During the Indian Army Invasion in ...
SGPC May Approach New Indian President On Looted ManuscriptsSikhSiyasat.Net
SGPC drafts charter for changing status of Directorate of EducationNYOOOZ

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SGPC Asks Indian Government to Return Sikh Literature looted in 1984 - Sikh24 News & Updates

Tue, 2017-07-25 19:14

Sikh24 News & Updates

SGPC Asks Indian Government to Return Sikh Literature looted in 1984
Sikh24 News & Updates
AMRITSAR SAHIB, Punjab—The apex Sikh body Shiromani Gurdwara Parbandhik Committee has once again asked the Union Government of India to return the scriptures of the Sikh Reference Library taken during 1984. During the Indian Army Invasion in ...

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Sikh man fights Vic school discrimination - 9news.com.au

Tue, 2017-07-25 13:31

Sikh man fights Vic school discrimination
9news.com.au
A Sikh father who says a Melbourne school refused to enrol his son if he wore a turban is expected to appear before the Victorian Civil and Administrative Tribunal on Wednesday. Sagardeep Singh Arora alleges suburban Melton Christian College breached ...

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Inspiration Behind “The Black Prince” [Op-Ed] - SikhSiyasat.Net

Tue, 2017-07-25 08:32

Inspiration Behind “The Black Prince” [Op-Ed]
SikhSiyasat.Net
For far too long Sikhs have complained that our history has been distorted and misrepresented by the British. The period of our history relating to the Sikh Raj, its fall and the life and times of Duleep Singh is perhaps one of the foremost examples of ...

Sikh family fight to have son enrolled in Christian school with patka - ABC Online

Tue, 2017-07-25 05:56

ABC Online

Sikh family fight to have son enrolled in Christian school with patka
ABC Online
Five-year-old Sidhak Singh Arora was hoping to start prep at a school in Melbourne's north-west this year. But his patka - a traditional Sikh turban worn by children - was against the school's uniform policy. His family say their son is being ...
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Ceremonial Sikh knife prompts police raid on Auckland bus - New Zealand Herald

Tue, 2017-07-25 05:21

Ceremonial Sikh knife prompts police raid on Auckland bus
New Zealand Herald
A man carrying a ceremonial knife traditionally worn by Sikhs prompted a police raid on a busy commuter bus in Auckland yesterday. The incident happened around 10am while commuters were travelling on the Inner Link service in the area around Britomart ...

Ousted HSGMC chief Didar Nalvi forms new Sikh outfit - Hindustan Times

Tue, 2017-07-25 04:38

Ousted HSGMC chief Didar Nalvi forms new Sikh outfit
Hindustan Times
The faction-ridden Haryana Sikh Gurdwara Management Committee (HSGMC, ad-hoc) on Monday received a major setback when its ousted president Didar Singh Nalvi formed a separate Sikh body in the state. Nalvi claimed that of a total of 41 HSGMC ...

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Maharashtra school textbook should not call Bhindranwale a terrorist: Sikh groups - Hindustan Times

Tue, 2017-07-25 03:36

Hindustan Times

Maharashtra school textbook should not call Bhindranwale a terrorist: Sikh groups
Hindustan Times
Sikh organisations in Maharashtra have written to education minister Vinod Tawde to remove references to Jarnailsingh Bhindranwale, a militant preacher who was killed in the military operation at Amritsar's Golden Temple in June 1984, as a 'terrorist ...

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Sikh family fights for son to wear turban at Christian school - SBS

Tue, 2017-07-25 03:34

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Sikh family fights for son to wear turban at Christian school
SBS
The patka is the children's version of the turban that a Sikh wears. "I believe other schools may learn from this case and try to amend their policy ... and accommodate more people from different religions," Mr Arora said. "[The patka is] not just a ...
'Ridiculous as demanding bacon sandwiches in an Islamic school': Real Housewives star slams Sikh father's claim his ...Daily Mail
Father battles Christian school after son denied turbanNew Zealand Herald
Dad Fights School For Turban-Wearing SonTriple M
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Sikh man claims Vic school discrimination - NEWS.com.au

Tue, 2017-07-25 02:42

Sikh man claims Vic school discrimination
NEWS.com.au
A Sikh father says a Melbourne school refused to enrol his five-year-old son if he wore a turban in a case being closely monitored by human rights groups. Sagardeep Singh Arora alleges suburban Melton Christian College breached the Equal Opportunity ...

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Sikh man claims Vic school discrimination - 9news.com.au

Tue, 2017-07-25 01:45

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Sikh man claims Vic school discrimination
9news.com.au
A Sikh father says a Melbourne school refused to enrol his five-year-old son if he wore a turban in a case being closely monitored by human rights groups. Sagardeep Singh Arora alleges suburban Melton Christian College breached the Equal Opportunity ...
Melbourne school faces court over uniform policyEducationHQ Australia

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“I ain't here for no reason”: Stories of Sikh-American Resilience - KALW

Mon, 2017-07-24 21:07

“I ain't here for no reason”: Stories of Sikh-American Resilience
KALW
Sikhs have often been victims of hate crimes since 9/11, but they've actually faced violence since they set foot on U.S. soil a century ago. Today, in the Bay Area, the voices of young Sikh-Americans still tell stories of violence and trauma, but they ...

Sikh Activists Booked For Peacefully Protesting Against Dera Sirsa Function - SikhSiyasat.Net

Mon, 2017-07-24 07:21

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Sikh Activists Booked For Peacefully Protesting Against Dera Sirsa Function
SikhSiyasat.Net
Patiala: Marauri village of Samana town, district Patiala here on Sunday was on its heels when Dera Sira Sauda's followers organised a 'Naam Charcha' (a group singing or Choir) following which a group of Sikh activists reached there to protest against it.

Melbourne Sikh family challenge 'inclusive' Christian school's ban on boy's turban - ABC Online

Mon, 2017-07-24 05:14

ABC Online

Melbourne Sikh family challenge 'inclusive' Christian school's ban on boy's turban
ABC Online
A Melbourne family has launched legal action against a Christian school for banning their son from wearing his traditional Sikh patka, a turban worn by children. Sidhak Singh Arora, 5, was due to start prep at Melton Christian College, in Melbourne's ...
Father fights for five-year-old son to wear turban at Melbourne Christian schoolThe Age

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Sikh Bravehearts Put Their Lives On The Line To Save Kashmir Mosque's Holy Books - Indiatimes.com

Mon, 2017-07-24 03:02

Indiatimes.com

Sikh Bravehearts Put Their Lives On The Line To Save Kashmir Mosque's Holy Books
Indiatimes.com
Remember when a bunch of Sikh men came in as welcome respite for people sweating it out in long queues to lay their hands on new notes after the government's sudden demonetization move or when this 58-year-old Sikh man fought a burglar with his ...

SGPC to Capt Amarinder Singh: Take up Sikh hijackers' retrial with Rajnath - The Indian Express

Sun, 2017-07-23 19:20

The Indian Express

SGPC to Capt Amarinder Singh: Take up Sikh hijackers' retrial with Rajnath
The Indian Express
A member of the Shiromani Gurdwara Parbandhak Committee (SGPC) Sunday urged Chief Minister Captain Amarinder Singh to take up the issue of retrial of Sikh hijackers with Union Home Minister for withdrawal of supplementary chargesheet. The court in ...

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