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Baldev Kalsi charged with murder in death of wife Narinder

Baldev Kalsi, the former leader of a Sikh temple in Surrey, B.C., has been charged with the second-degree murder of his wife, Narinder Kaur Kalsi. Narinder died after her family agreed to have her taken off life support on Sunday afternoon, police have confirmed. On July 13, she was rushed to hospital in critical condition after she was found in ...

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Baldev Kalsi charged with aggravated assault

The president of Brookside Sikh Temple in Surrey, B.C., has been charged with aggravated assault, while his wife remains on life support after being attacked over the weekend. Baldev Singh Kalsi, 66, leader of the Gurdwara Sahib Brookside near Surrey’s Bear Creek park, was taken into police custody after his wife was found in severe medical distress at their home ...

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Sikh Temple mass shooting: Where have all the donations gone?

OAK CREEK (WITI) — Close to two years after the mass shooting at the Sikh Temple of Wisconsin in Oak Creek, questions are being raised about where all the donations have gone. After a gunman walked into the Oak Creek Sikh Temple, killing six people and wounding three others, donations poured in. Now, in the wake of another anniversary, one ...

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Khalsa School hearing taking place today

Khalsa Secondary School, in Hollybush Hill, Stoke Poges, has been based at Pioneer House since last September. An application to make this permanent was turned down by South Bucks District Council (SBDC) in January. The Department for Education (DfE) appealed against that decision, but this was rejected in May. Now principal inspector Ava Wood is set to hear the case ...

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Haryana announces separate panel for its gurdwaras

Chandigarh, July 6 (IANS) Bowing to the demand of Sikh leadership from the state, Haryana Chief Minister Bhupinder Singh Hooda Sunday announced that a separate Sikh body would be set up to run the affairs of gurdwaras (Sikh shrines) in Haryana. The Haryana government is likely to bring a legislation in the forthcoming assembly session, starting July 11, to enable ...

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