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Regina referee calls Quebec turban ban a 'joke'
The 18-year-old Sikh is now a referee and a first-year student in the Faculty of Science at the University of Regina.
Tue Jun 18, 2013
Ban tattoos if found hurting a religious community
The Sikh clergy has decided against accepting an apology from those tattooing the verses from the Gurbani or even Ek Onkar .
Sat Jun 15, 2013
Martyrdom of Guru Arjan Dev
Sikhism is a monotheistic faith that originated in the 15th century in modern-day Pakistan and India.
Quebec soccer federation finally ends turban ban after FIFA ruling
Quebec Soccer Federation lifts controversial turban ban after FIFA ruling. File: Dilpreet Singh, 17, who has been playing soccer since he was a child, plays in a pick-up soccer game next to the Gurdwara Guru Nanak Darbar temple in the Lasalle area of Montreal Wednesday, June 5, 2013.
Afghan Sikhs being pushed out of the country
KABUL, Afghanistan - Outsiders may have trouble distinguishing between the turbans worn by Afghan Sikhs, with their tighter folds, varied colors and tucked-in edges, and those worn by Afghan Muslims, usually black or white with the end hanging down the wearer's back.
Fri Jun 14, 2013
Pakistan to declare Panja Sahib a holy city
The Pakistan government has decided to declare Panja Sahib, a place of religious significance for the Sikh community, as a holy city, a visiting Pakistan official said.
Thu Jun 13, 2013
International Business Times
Khalistan: Almost Three Decades After Operation Blue Star, Movement For Sikh Homeland Fading Away
The Indian government has recently blamed Pakistan for seeking to revive Sikh militant separatism -- i.e, the 'Khalistan' movement -- in India, thereby renewing New Delhi's fears that even in a new era of democracy in Pakistan, Islamabad continues to support independence movements designed to destabilize the country.
Wed Jun 12, 2013
Two Path Productions Presents Kultar's Mime on June 28
Two Paths Productions hosts a special performance of a new immersive theatrical experience on Friday, June 28 at 7pm in Hopkinton MA.
The Indian Express
Riot memorial: HC declines stay, BJP joins Badals at ceremony
Choosing to ignore the political undertones, the Delhi High Court on Wednesday declined to pass a stay order against the memorial for 1984 anti-Sikh riots proposed to be constructed at Gurdwara Rakabganj.
DSGMC lays foundation stone of 1984 anti-Sikh riots at Gurdwara Rakabganj Sahib complex
Gurdwara Rakabganj Sahib Complex , New Delhi. They went ahead with it, despite a writ petition filed by former president of DSGMC, Paramjit Singh Sarna, who had sought the court's intervention to stop the construction of the memorial on the plea that erecting memorial inside Gurdwara complex was against the basic tenets of Sikhism.
Mon Jun 10, 2013
The Montreal Gazette
CSA suspends Quebec Soccer Federation over turban ban
Young men play soccer in a pick-up game next to the Gurdwara Guru Nanak Darbar in LaSalle Wednesday, June 5, 2013.
Sun Jun 09, 2013
Fri Jun 07, 2013
Sikh group objects to Shindes statement
Sikh group Dal Khalsa Friday slammed union Home Minister Sushilkumar Shinde for saying that Sikh militants based in Pakistan were under pressure from Pakistan's Inter-Services Intelligence to revive terrorism in Punjab.
Thu Jun 06, 2013
The Indian Express
Sikhs feel alienated in their own country: Akal Takht chief
Claming that law and administrative set up of India were making Sikhs feel "alienated" in their own country, Akal Takht chief Giani Gurbachan Singh on Thursday said the community was facing a big question as how to save its identity.
Turban ban not about safety
The move by the Quebec Soccer Federation to ban Sikh boys from wearing turbans isn't surprising - it's shocking.
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The Guru Nanak Sikh Gurdwara in Surrey. This is an example of how a religious/cultural institution can draw members of that faith to populate the area around the institition.
Mon Jun 03, 2013
Operation Blue Star: Memorial without martyr's name has no sanctity
Every community has a right to remember its martyrs, but without mentioning the name of any martyrs, the memorials have no sanctity.
B.C. soccer officials have no problem with turbans, unlike Quebec
Iranian women players, in red, battle for the ball against a Jordanian opponent.
Tue May 28, 2013
Sikh seminary factions in scuffle over Genocide Day function
Sangrawan Baba Ram Singh alleged that around 25 students of Damdami Taksal, Chowk Mehta, thrashed their students and kept them in illegal captivity.
Sat May 25, 2013
Preparations on for Sikh festival in Malaysia
Preparations are on for the four-day festival of Barsi, said to be the largest Sikh event outside of the Punjab state in India, in Gurdwara Sahib Malacca in the Malaysian state of Malacca, starting May 30.