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Sikh body wants action against Ajay Devgn


August 29th, 2012 - 11:38 am ICT by IANS
Chandigarh, Aug 29 (IANS) Claiming that Sikhs were being shown in a bad light in the film "Son of Sardar", the All India Sikh Students Federation (AISSF) has urged the ... Read more...

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US Sikh group highlights post-9/11 bias with video wall


September 3rd, 2011 - 11:48 am ICT by IANS
New York, Sep 3 (IANS) The Sikh Coalition, a community advocacy group, has launched a video wall inviting website visitors to upload videos and written accounts of backlash discrimination and ... Read more...

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Terrorist tag for Punjab Police demanded after turban incident


March 30th, 2011 - 2:35 pm ICT by IANS
New York, March 30 (IANS) A Sikh advocacy group has urged the US and Canada to declare Punjab Police a 'terrorist organization' after its treatment of protesting pharmacists in Mohali ... Read more...

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Two plead guilty to attack on Sikh taxi driver in US


March 9th, 2011 - 11:40 am ICT by IANS
Washington, March 9 (IANS) Two men accused of attacking a Sikh taxi driver in November have entered no-contest pleas in a California court, with one man admitting that his ... Read more...

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World Turban Day to honour Sikh identity


April 13th, 2010 - 1:38 pm ICT by ANI
Amritsar, Apr 13(ANI): Thousands of Sikh men will take to the streets of the country today on the occasion of the World Turban Day to highlight the significance of the most ... Read more...

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Either Advani not telling truth or he wasn’t trusted: Rahul (Lead)


April 14th, 2009 - 4:52 pm ICT by IANS
Talwandi Sabo (Punjab), April 14 (IANS) Congress general secretary Rahul Gandhi Tuesday renewed his attack on Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leader L.K. Advani on the Kandahar hijack episode, saying either he ... Read more...

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Sikhs challenge French turban ban before UN body


December 16th, 2008 - 11:27 am ICT by IANS
United Nations, Dec 16 (IANS) United Sikhs, an Sikh advocacy group, has challenged the French government's ban on the wearing of turbans before the UN Human Rights Commission (UNHRC), arguing that this ... Read more...

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Kashmir Singh walks out of Pakistani jail a free man


March 3rd, 2008 - 10:43 pm ICT by admin
(Second Lead) By Muhammad Najeeb Islamabad, March 3 (IANS) Kashmir Singh, an Indian who has languished in a Pakistani prison for 35 years on espionage charges, was released Monday evening from Lahore's Central Jail. ... Read more...

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Kashmir Singh alias Ibrahim will be home Tuesday


March 3rd, 2008 - 4:03 pm ICT by admin
(Lead) By Muhammad Najeeb Islamabad, March 3 (IANS) Kashmir Singh, an Indian who has languished in a Pakistani prison for 35 years on espionage charges and is known to jail inmates as Ibrahim, will ... Read more...

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Raj Thackeray says his struggle for a Maharashtra for Maharashtrians will continue


February 9th, 2008 - 4:01 pm ICT by admin
Mumbai, Feb.9 (ANI): Maharashtra Navnirman Sena chief Raj Thackeray has said that his struggle for creating a Maharashtra ony for Maharastrians will continue inspite of the verbal backlash from the country's northern ... Read more...

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US transport body offers jobs to Sikh youths in America


November 15th, 2007 - 2:50 pm ICT by admin
By Ravinder Singh Robin San Jose, (USA), Nov 15 (ANI): In a bid to resolve the Sikh turban issue, particularly at airports, the Transportation Security Administration (TSA) in the United States has offered ... Read more...

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