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First Ever Mississippi Law Enforcement Training on Sikh Cultural Sensitivities Completed.

Jackson, Mississippi, USA: Earlier this month, United Sikhs’ Attorneys Manmeet Singh and Anisha Singh successfully conducted a Sikh Cultural Sensitivities training for law enforcement officials from throughout the state in Jackson, Mississippi. To view pictures from the training, please click here. It was for the first time that such training was conducted in Mississippi by a Sikh organization in collaboration ...

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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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Statue or no Statue, the cat is out of the bag as far as Gandhi is concerned: Sikh Federation UK

London, United Kingdom: Earlier this week William Hague, the Foreign Secretary and George Osborne, the Chancellor of the Exchequer, visiting India announced a statue of Mahatma Gandhi would be erected in Parliament Square next year. The Sikh Federation (UK) condemned the cynical move and also highlighted a dark side of Gandhi that is all too often deliberately and conveniently ignored ...

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BBC study: Sikhs are most generous than other communities

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?

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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