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Sikh teenager forced to take off turban at airport
Asian Connection

Sikh teenager forced to take off turban at airport

A Sikh-American teenager, who penned a book about bullying of children from the community , was forced to remove his turban by airport personnel in California, a media report said.Karanveer Singh Pannu, an 18-year-old high school student from New ... Asian Connection, 6 days ago
US airport turban row The Telegraph, 1 week ago
Hindustan Times

Indian-American Sikh doc jailed for $3-million healthcare fraud

A 60-year-old Indian-American Sikh physician and a well-known supporter of the Khalistan movement has been sentenced to nine years in prison for a USD 3-million (around Rs 20 crore) healthcare fraud scheme in the US in which he filed claims for ...
 Hindustan Times1 week ago Indian-American Sikh physician jailed for $3million healthcare fraud  Chandigarh Tribune1 week ago Overnight Defense: Army lets more Sikhs wear turbans; Carter, Kerry abroad  The Hill2 weeks ago Army grants 3 Sikh enlistees beard, turban exemptions  Stars and Stripes2 weeks ago

28 Stunning Portraits Of Sikhs That Show The True Beauty Of The Sikh Faith

American Sikhs have been troubled time and again for their religious identity. Discrimination and violence against them registered a new high after the 9/11 attacks. Despite their long-standing history with the Western superpower, the community is ...
 Indiatimes1 week ago

Three Sikh-American Soldiers File Lawsuit Against US Defence Dept

WASHINGTON Three Sikh soldiers filed a lawsuit against the Department of Defence seeking to serve in the US armed forces without being forced to compromise with their articles of faith like turbans, unshorn hair and beards. In the lawsuit, ...
 Link3 weeks ago US Soldier Turban Controversy: Sikh Group Threatens Legal Action Against Defense Department Over Religious Accommodation  International Business Times3 weeks ago Decision on Sikh American soldiers' lawsuit against US defence department expected today...  IBNLive4 weeks ago Govt hasn't given a good reason why patriotic Sikhs can't serve in U.S. military: Counsel  Yahoo! India4 weeks ago
The Nation Pakistan

Trudeau says he has more Sikh ministers than Modi, wins hands down

Washington: Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau, known for his witty repartees, told an American audience here that he has more Sikhs in his Cabinet than his Indian counterpart Narendra Modi. The quip came when Trudeau was taking 10 questions ...
 Manorama Online1 month ago Prime Minister Canada offers Koma Gata Apology, BCPP Write to Modi on Sikh Black List  American Banking News2 weeks ago I have more Sikhs in Cabinet than Modi: Trudeau  The Nation Pakistan1 month ago Canadian PM Trudeau says he has more Sikhs in his Cabinet than Modi does  India Today1 month ago

U.S. Army allows first Sikh-American to se...

A Sikh-American Army officer and combat veteran will be allowed to serve with long hair, a beard and a turban in keeping with his Sikh faith, the U.S. military announced Friday. The Army granted Capt. Simratpal Singh a long-term religious ...
 Washington Times3 weeks ago Simratpl Singh becomes first Sikh-American allowed to serve in Army with beard, turban  Washington Times3 weeks ago Army: Sikh-American Officer Can Serve With Beard, Turban  NBCNews.com3 weeks ago Sikh-American Army Officer Wins Ability to Serve with Beard, Turban  NBCNews.com3 weeks ago

Teen Charged with Attacking Sikh Man Commits Suicide

FRESNO, Calif. — A 17-year-old boy facing trial on charges of beating and running over a Sikh Indian American man has committed suicide. The Fresno Bee reported April 22 that Alexis Mendoza killed himself at his home on April 19, four days ...
 India-West2 days ago Attackers of Elderly California Sikh Man Charged with Hate Crimes  NBCNews.com3 weeks ago Two Suspects Arrested for Brutal Attack on Elderly Sikh Man in Fresno  India-West3 weeks ago U.S. teen gets 2-year probation for assaulting Sikh-American  The Hindu1 month ago

Sikh sues US Army for discrimination

In a first-of-its-kind lawsuit, a decorated Sikh-American soldier has sued the US military, alleging that because of his religious beliefs he is being subjected to “discriminatory” testing that no other soldier in the US Army goes through. Captain ...
 Asian Age1 month ago PTI - US-SIKH - Sikh solider sues US military over 'discriminatory' testing  Namibia Press Agency1 month ago Sikh solider sues US military over 'discriminatory' testing  Rediff.com1 month ago

Waris Ahluwalia is not the first Indian actor to face airport racism

Indian-American model and actor Waris Ahluwalia got detained at a Mexican airport earlier this week and the Sikh man was questioned for wearing his turban. It's now happening to Indians in Sikh turbans. Earlier if you were a Khan you got questioned/ detained/ ...
 Bollywood Hungama2 months ago The Daily Show Confused Islamophobes Target American Sikhs days ago Waris Ahluwalia barred from plane for wearing turban  Times of India2 months ago Sikh designer Waris Ahluwalia denied entry inside plane  MSN India2 months ago
Asia Samachar

American Sikh Council condemns the deliberate explosion at a Gurdwara in Essen Germany

The American Sikh Council (ASC) is very concerned about possible misplaced retribution by the ignorant extreme right wing fringe element not only in Germany but around Europe and North America. The News American Sikh Council condemns the deliberate explosion ...
 Sikh Siyasat Online1 week ago One Granth One Panth call from Global Sikh Council  Asia Samachar2 weeks ago American Sikh Council strongly condemns deplorable attacks in Brussels  Sikh Siyasat Online1 month ago Sikhs display distinct identity in Florida  Times of India1 month ago
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