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Dal Khalsa castigated Punjab govt for failing to prosecute cops in Behbal Kalan firing


FARIDKOT : Dal Khalsa today castigated the Punjab government for failing to prosecute the killer cops, who ordered unprovoked firing on Sikh demonstrators protesting against the incident of sacrilege of Guru Granth Sahib on Oct 14 last year at Behbal Kalan. Dal Khalsa president Advocate Harpal Singh Cheema while speaking at village Behbal Kurd to mark the first death anniversary ...

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Sikh family-owned motel gutted in fire; racist graffiti found


Toronto : A Sikh family-owned motel in Canada has been gutted in a fire that claimed one life while injuring three others as the police discovered racist graffiti on the property, raising suspicions of foul play in the incident.Neighbours reported hearing an explosion and watched flames destroy the Tiwana family-owned Bashaw Motor Inn in the Canadian province of Alberta.Residents in ...

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Phase II of Virasat-e-Khalsa to be opened soon


Anandpur Sahib : The second phase of Virasat-e-Khalsa will be opened by next month, according to Tourism and Cultural Affairs Minister Sohan Singh Thandal. While the 14 galleries in the first phase of the museum depict Sikh history from Guru Nanak’s era to the installation of Guru Granth Sahib, the 13 new galleries, constructed at a cost of Rs 71 ...

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Hate crime charges filed against attackers of Sikh-American techie


New York : Hate crime charges have been filed by authorities against a group of men who brutally attacked a 41-year-old Sikh-American man, knocking off his turban and cutting his unshorn hair with a knife.Maan Singh Khalsa, a father and IT specialist in California, said the charges against the men who attacked him are the first step to addressing violence ...

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California law to address bullying of Sikh students


San Francisco : Amid growing incidents of bullying and discrimination against Sikh American, South Asian and Muslim students in the US, California has approved a law to provide a safer school environment for children from the minority communities. California Governor Jerry Brown signed AB 2845, also known as the Safe Place to Learn Act. “This is a landmark Bill for ...

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