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BBC study: Sikhs are most generous than other communities

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London, UK:  A recent BBC study has found that the Sikhs (followers of Sikhism) are the most generous people among other all religious people living in UK. The study based on giving charity to show a person generous, concluded that religion can make people more generous in their everyday lives. The study also suggests that the Sikh religion teaches its ...

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

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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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Sikh group can’t file amended rights complaint against Sonia: US court

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New York, USA: A US court has denied a request made by a Sikh rights group to file an amended complaint against Congress party president Sonia Gandhi in connection with the 1984 Sikhs genocide case. Sikhs for Justice (SFJ) had written to US District Judge Brian Cogan requesting “leave to further amend the complaint” against Sonia was denied by the judge ...

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Khalsa School hearing taking place today

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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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SOPW UK Raises Concern Over Lack of Medical Treatment for Bhai Jagtar Singh Hawara

SOPW UK Raises Concern Over Lack of Medical Treatment for Bhai Jagtar Singh Hawara

London, UK: The Sikh Organization for Prisoner Welfare (SOPW) has continued to raise concern over the lack of medical treatment for Bhai Jagtar Singh Hawara. Bhai Hawara is suffering from immense pain in his back and is currently confined to a wheel chair. In a press note, the SOPW stated that, “The treatment handed out to Sikhs imprisoned for alleged offences ...

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