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Monday | DNA India

527th marriage anniversary of Guru Nanak Dev celebrated

The 527th marriage anniversary of Guru Nanak Dev, the founder of Sikh religion, was celebrated on Monday in this industrial town of Punjab with enthusiasm and traditional fervor.

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Related Topix: Wedding, Religion

Sun Aug 31, 2014

Hindustan Times

Daduwal quits ad hoc HSGMC

Radical Sikh leader Baljit Singh Daduwal has reportedly resigned from the 41-member ad hoc Haryana Sikh Gurdwara Management Committee , if a resignation letter, allegedly written by Daduwal and circulated by the police among mediapersons, is to be believed.

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Related Topix: Religion, India, World News

CBC News

Sikh religion's holy book celebrated in Winnipeg

Members of Manitoba's Sikh community gather outside the provincial legislature in Winnipeg to celebrate the 410th anniversary of the creation of Sikhism's holy book.

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Related Topix: Religion

Sat Aug 30, 2014

Switched

This Is What Sikh Looks Like

Sikhism is the world's fifth-largest religion , with roughly 25 million adherent dispersed throughout the globe.

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Related Topix: Religion, Criminal Defense Law, Law

Thu Aug 28, 2014

India.com

Gurdwaras in US to Fundraise $5 Million to Educate Americans About Sikh Religion and Culture

Representatives of gurdwaras from across the United States have given the go-ahead for a new grassroots campaign to educate Americans about the Sikh religion and culture and change perception of Sikhs in the country.

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Related Topix: Religion, Illinois, US Politics, Hillary Clinton, US News, US Senate, Democrat

India.com

New York Sikh Man Survives a Hate Crime Attack

Sandeep Singh was hospitalized after an alleged hit-and-run incident in Queens, New York About a month ago, Sandeep Singh, a Sikh man wearing a turban, was allegedly verbally attacked before being dragged 30-feet by the attacker's pick-up truck in Ozone Park, New York.

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Related Topix: Religion, Criminal Defense Law, Law, Queens, NY, New York, NY, Ozone-Park, NY

Tue Aug 26, 2014

Hindustan Times

Nanded Takht Board row Badal writes to PM

Punjab chief minister Parkash Singh Badal on Tuesday sought the intervention of Prime Minister Narendra Modi to "restrain" Maharashtra government from going ahead with its "arbitrary" decision to reduce SGPC's representation in the Takht Sri Hazur Sahib Board at Nanded.

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Related Topix: India, World News, Religion

Lancashire Evening Post

Parade for the Great War Sikhs

Members of Preston's Sikh community paraded through the city centre in remembrance of those who fought in the First World War.

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Related Topix: Religion

Sat Aug 23, 2014

State Press

Students remember tragedy, strive for interfaith unity at the Day of SEVA

Two years ago, a gunman opened fire on a Sikh temple in Oak Creek, Wisc., killing six worshipers and injuring others.

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Related Topix: Oak Creek, WI, Religion

The Independent

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Related Topix: Iraq, World News, Middle East, Religion

Ilford Recorder

Goodmayes Big Brother finalist Pav Paul relieved at leaving reality TV show

A man who swapped the property business for reality television is glad that his experience is over after spending more than a month living on a TV show.

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Related Topix: Religion

Fri Aug 22, 2014

Scotsman.com

Gandhi murder film ban over violence fear

INDIA has stopped the release of a film about the assassination of former prime minister Indira Gandhi, saying it lionises her killers and could trigger violent protests.

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Related Topix: Religion, World News, India,

The Times of India

Dal Khalsa slams Modi govt for blocking 'Kaum de Heere'

JALANDHAR: Dal Khalsa on Friday termed stalling the Punjabi movie "Kaum de Heere" from its release in cinemas across the country as "first onslaught of the Modi Sarkar on Sikh sentiments".

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Hindustan Times

Dark days continue for Sikhs and Hindus in Afghanistan

The recent incident of Afghan Sikhs rescued from a shipping container from a UK port has again brought to the limelight the plight of the Hindus and Sikhs in Afghanistan.

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Related Topix: World News, Asia, Afghanistan, Religion, Family, Kids

KLTV Tyler

India blocks film on Indira Gandhi assassination

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Related Topix: Bob McDonnell, US Governors, Religion, Health

Thu Aug 21, 2014

The Washington Post

India bans film accused of glorifying Indira Gandhia s assassination

After protests and a massive uproar over a controversial Indian film slated for release Friday, the Indian government ruled Thursday to ban the movie .

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Related Topix: Religion, World News, India, US Politics, US News

Nerve News

US gurdwaras to help project positive Sikh image

Washington, Aug 21 - Over 100 representatives from gurdwaras across the US have pledged support for National Sikh Campaign's plan to engage top US political operatives and media firms for presenting the community positively.

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Related Topix: Religion, Hillary Clinton, US Politics, US News, Barack Obama

Wed Aug 20, 2014

Hindustan Times

In the eye of controversy

Owing to his role in the formation of Haryana Sikh Gurdwara Management Committee, the 79-year-old Harmohinder Singh Chattha has emerged as one of the most talked-about politicians at the fag-end of the Congress rule in the state.

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Related Topix: Religion, World News, India,

South China Morning Post

India's intelligence agency fears violence over Indira Gandhi film

India's intelligence agency has warned of potential violence around the release of Kaum De Heere , a Punjabi film which portrays the assassination of India's former prime minister Indira Gandhi.

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Related Topix: Religion, World News, India,

Worcester Telegram & Gazette

Sikhs in the American tapestry

Sikhism is not new to the United States, having been introduced here well over a century ago, and having now grown to an estimated 250,000 members, including many in New England.

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Related Topix: Religion, Milford, MA

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