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Sikh children in US schools targets of hate

US House passes resolution to commemorate Baisakhi; AGPC hails...

American Gurdwara Parbandhak Committee (AGPC) has extended thanks to the American Sikh Congressional Caucus as the United States’ House of Representatives passed a special resolution to commemorate the festival of Baisakhi. Sikh Siyasat Online, 1 week ago

Crowley Honored for Work for Indian American Community

Congressman Joe Crowley, vice chair of the Democratic Caucus, was honored Jan. 30 by the Jackson Heights and broader Queens Indian American community for his efforts on behalf of Sikh Americans and the greater Indian American community. During ...
 India-West1 month ago

Sikh students face abuse in US; get called 'terrorists'

Sikh children in American schools have been punched, kicked, have had their turbans ripped off by fellow students and called "Bin Laden" or worse. Some have even had to face abuses like "Go Home Terrorist". Their only fault is that they are Sikh students who ...
 DNA1 month ago Go home terrorists: Abuse Sikh students face in US  News Track India1 month ago
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Sikhs in US Army: India welcomes lawmakers' backing

Indian ambassador S Jaishankar has welcomed US lawmakers plea to end US defence department's presumptive ban on Sikh Americans serving in the US military with their beards and turbans. Over 100 members of Congress from both Democratic and ...
 Hindustan Times1 month ago Allow Sikhs to serve in the US Army, lawmakers tell Pentagon  Rediff.com1 month ago
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New York City Mayor urged to include Diwali as school holiday

The Diwali Coalition highlighted importance of the festival for the city's Hindu, Jain and Sikh communities. Summary The NYC Mayor to include Diwali alongside the new proposed public holidays for Eid and Lunar New Year. A broad-based ...
 Indian Express1 month ago Coalition Urges NYC Mayor for Diwali as Public School Holiday  India-West1 month ago NYC Mayor urged to include Diwali as school holiday  Jagran Post1 month ago NYC Mayor urges to include Diwali as school holiday  IBNLive India News1 month ago

Lawmakers Urge New York Education Chancellor to Make Diwali a School Holiday

By a Staff Writer Democratic lawmakers in the U.S. Congress have urged the New York state schools chancellor to add Diwali to the list of religious festivals she is considering making public school holidays. Representative Joe Crowley, who ...
 News India Times1 month ago Now, even US wants Diwali holiday in its schools!  The Freepress Journal1 month ago US lawmakers want Diwali holiday in New York schools  ProKerala.com1 month ago

SCOTT BROWN LAUNCHES IN N.H.: 'Obamacare forces us to live free or log on' -- CALLS SEN. SHAHEEN 'a nice person, but wrong on the issues' -- TITA FREEMAN to have #3 -- SNEAK PEEK: New Bourdain season

SCOTT BROWN , noted pickup-truck owner and former Republican U.S. senator from Massachusetts, will blast Obamacare this evening as he launches his campaign to unseat Sen. Jeanne Shaheen (D-N.H.): [W]henever I see … big-government mindset in any ...
 Politico1 week ago

WisDems Daily Update-- Clips- March 24, 2014

Chippewa Herald-1 hour ago Tammy Baldwin pressed Walker, a Republican, for details on those losing BadgerCare last week, saying in a letter that now is the time to provide a public report ... Milwaukee Journal Sentinel-13 hours ago A March 14 ...
 DPW3 weeks ago

US lawmakers ask NYC schools to recognise Diwali as holiday

WASHINGTON: Recognising the growing influence of the Indian community in the US, six top American lawmakers today asked the New York City schools to include Diwali in the list of public holidays. Led by Congressman Joe Crowley, co-chair of the ...
 Economic Times1 month ago Recognise Diwali as holiday: US lawmakers  Economic Times1 month ago NYC Schools Asked to Recognise Diwali As Holiday  Outlook India1 month ago
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In Virginia House of Delegates, a push for inclusive prayers

RICHMOND Every day theyre in session, as they have for hundreds of years, the members of Virginias House of Delegates stand together and pray. At least most of them do. THE ISSUES | A look at where key bills stand in the legislative session ...
 Washington Post1 month ago In Virginia House, a push for inclusive prayers  Washington Post1 month ago
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