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Sexy GAP ad featuring a Sikh man with an adoring female sparks controversy
Sexy or sacrilegious? Exploitative or liberating? A Gap holiday ad featuring an open-chested Sikh man with an attractive model touching his turban and shirt has provoked controversy from Yuba City to India.
Wed Dec 04, 2013
Sikhs plan protest at Davis Gap store over ad image
YOUR TICKET TO A BETTER NIGHT'S SLEEP!] A WOMAN, A MAN, AND HIS TURBAN. THIS IMAGE HAS THAT SIKH COMMUNITY TALKING TONIGHT.
White House Celebrates Guru Nanak Birth Anniversary
Washington: Sikh-Americans in their traditional Punjabi dresses, colorful turbans and business suits came to the White House to celebrate the birth anniversary of Guru Nanak, the first Sikh Guru.
Sun Dec 01, 2013
Sikh hardliners to fast for release of former militants
Chandigarh, Nov 30 : Leaders of radical Sikh groups will observe a one-day hunger strike Monday to seek the release of former militants who have completed their jail terms.
Fri Nov 29, 2013
In a Nov. 27 Vault post, Rebecca Onion mischaracterized a Sikh ceremonial knife, or kirpan, as "fake," having presumed it was a plastic replica.
Thu Nov 28, 2013
When harvest festivals go completely crazy
At the end of the rice harvest, farmers in the West Sumatra race their cows while surfing behind on a wooden plank.
Wed Nov 27, 2013
Silicon Alley Insider
Someone Put Racist Graffiti On A Gap Ad - And Gap's Response To It Was Perfect
Walk anywhere in New York City and you're bound to come across defaced ads, with graffiti that can be racist, homophobic, or just messy.
US Sikhs can Report Abuse at Airports by Smartphone App
They had taken more than they could, merely due to their attire and appearance .
Sun Nov 24, 2013
Sikh pilgrims return to India
LAHORE: Around 2,350 Sikh pilgrims who arrived in Pakistan on April 10 from India to celebrate the 544th birth anniversary of Guru Nanak Dev, returned to their country through special trains on Sunday.
Thu Nov 21, 2013
White House celebrates Guru Nanak birth anniversary - Indiatalkies.com
Washington, Nov 21: Sikh-Americans in their traditional Punjabi dresses, colourful turbans and business suits came to the White House to celebrate the birth anniversary of Guru Nanak, the first Sikh Guru.
Tue Nov 19, 2013
A "De Minimis" Cost Can be Enough to Defeat a Religious Accommodation Claim
While many employers are familiar with the phrase "reasonable accommodation" because of the Americans with Disabilities Act and similar state laws, the ADA is not the only employment law that requires employers to make reasonable accommodations.
Guru Nanak Jayanti Celebrated At Gurdwara Bangla Sahib, New Delhi
Guru Nanak Jayanti was celebrated across India this week. In New Delhi, a huge number of people visited Gurdwara Bangla Sahib.
Houston woman's rights possibly violated by ban on daggers in IRS building
A Houston woman who carries a ceremonial dagger as a part of her religious garb has been fighting for her right to carry the dull blade into a downtown Houston federal building for nearly nine years and it appears now that the law may be on her side.
Indian Americans celebrate Gurpurab with fervour
In the US, Gurparab celebrations were observed at various Sikh temples and Sikh Foundations to mark the auspicious birthday of Guru Nanak Dev Ji's on November 17. According to Indian-American Community News portal, a langar seva was organized by the students of the George Washington University for Gurpurab, the birth anniversary of Guru Nanak Dev ... (more)
Mon Nov 18, 2013
Neighbours gather in spirit
Living the guiding principles taught by Guru Nanak , the founder of Sikhism, hundreds of Sikhs gathered at temples in Kamloops on Sunday and celebrated a modern twist - Know Your Neighbour Day.
Catholic World News
President Obama issues statement for Sikh festival
President Barack Obama has issued a statement for the festival of the birth of Guru Nanak , the founder of Sikhism.
Sun Nov 17, 2013
8,000 to attend Baba Guru Nanak birth anniversary
More than eight thousands Sikh yatrees, including 2,500 Indian Sikhs will participate in 545th birth anniversary of Baba Guru Nanak here at the Gurdwara Siri Punja Sahib Hassanabdal.
Book Review : A history of Punjab - a subject long overdue - I - By Dr Ishtiaq Ahmed
Punjab: A History from Aurangzeb to Mountbatten Author: Rajmohan Gandhi Publisher: Aleph Books, : New Delhi: 2013 Pages: 432 The distinguished historian Professor Rajmohan Gandhi's monumental contribution, Punjab: From Aurangzeb to Mountbatten, is meticulously, deftly crafted and structured and is a reader's delight no doubt.
Sat Nov 16, 2013
US President extends Gurpurb greetings to Sikhs
Barack Obama has extended best wishes to Sikhs on the occasion of 544th birth anniversary of Guru Nanak Dev.
Over 2,300 arrive in city for Baba Guru Nanak's birthday
Staff Report LAHORE: More than 2,300 Sikh pilgrims have arrived in the city to perform rituals in connection with the 545th birth anniversary of Baba Guru Nanak in Nankana Sahib.