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Sikh man detained for carrying kirpan in UK London

Sikh man detained for carrying kirpan in UK London

A Sikh man has been detained in the UK for carrying kirpan, despite having legal right to carry the religious dagger, which is an article of faith for the Sikhs, according to a media report.The incident took place on Friday on Bull Street in Birmingham and was uploaded to various social media pages. The man

American teenager makes film on Sikh man who forced US to change turban policy

An 18-year-old girl in the US has made a short film ‘SINGH’ based on a true story of an Indian-American Sikh philanthropist whose campaign forced the authorities in the US to change their policy towards turban of the Sikh community.Directed by Jenna Ruiz, a student and actor from Indiana, the film is based on a

Indian-origin gang jailed for hacking Sikh man to death in UK

Indian-origin gang jailed for hacking Sikh man to death in UK

Indian-origin gang jailed for hacking Sikh man to death in UK. Four Indian-origin gang members found guilty of hacking a 28-year-old British Sikh man to death as revenge for sleeping with one of their wives have been sentenced to over 90 years in prison at the Old Bailey court. Amandeep Sandhu, 31, and Ravinder Singh-Shergil,

Sikh man’s ‘turban ripped off in racist attack outside Parliament in the UK

Sikh man’s ‘turban ripped off in racist attack outside Parliament in the UK

Sikh man’s ‘turban ripped off in racist attack outside Parliament in the UK. Ravneet Singh, 37, from Punjab, claims that in the UK when he was waiting to enter Portcullis House to meet a Labour MP then a man attacked on him. On Wednesday ,  37-year-old waited in line suddenly a man  shouted ‘Muslims go back’

National Legion issues policy reminder

National Legion issues policy reminder after Sikh man told to remove turban

National Legion issues policy reminder after Sikh man told to remove turban. The Sikh man who was told by staff at the Royal Canadian Legion in Tignish to remove his turban last week says he’s pleased with how the Legion has responded to the incident.The president of the Tignish Legion, Stephen Gallant, has publicly apologized to

Sikh man asks to take off kirpan in Auckland

A Sikh man was asked to remove his kirpan (ceremonial knife) after he boarded a bus in Auckland on Tuesday. The incident took place in the area around Britomart and Queen St. at about 10 am local time.Eye witness told New Zealand Herald that “We looked out of the window and we could see the

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US Police Arrested Sikh Man For Carrying ‘Kirpan’, Later Released

In America, a Sikh was arrested for carrying Kirpan. Not only that, the police took him in handcuffs. A customer in the grocery store called the police by phone. However, later the Sikh was released. Harpreet Singh Khalsa (33) who was arrested By US Police, his first name was Justin Smith. Justin adopted Sikh religion

Sikh man shot dead in Afghanistan

Peshawar: A Sikh man was abducted from his home and gunned down by suspected militants in Afghanistan’s restive Nangarhar province bordering Pakistan, a media report said today. Sardar Rawail Singh, who lived in Jalalabad, was abducted from his house yesterday morning by militants wearing military fatigues and killed in Khalis Famil area. The incident triggered

Playing Sikh man in a serious film was tough: Vir Das

Mumbai: Mostly seen in comic roles, actor Vir Das who will be seen in a role of a Sikh man in thriller drama “31st October”, says the project was a “tough” one. “Nobody saw me doing this film and so it was a challenge for me. It is my first real film and I wanted