Tag Archives: Sikhs in United States

FBI Expected to Release New Details on Sikh Temple Shooting

Ork Creek,USA:he FBI is expected to release new details today on the August 5 shooting massacre at the Sikh Temple in Oak Creek. The shooting claimed the life of six people and seriously injured three more, including veteran Oak Creek Police Lt. Brian Murphy. Investigators say the gunman, a white supremacist named Wade Michael Page, used a 9mm handgun as ...

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Wisconsin officers recall horror during Gurdwara shooting in Oak Creek

Washington,USA: Two police officers who saved hundreds of lives after a white supremacist gunman killed six people at a Sikh temple in Wisconsin in August have described the horror of that day in their first televised interview. In an interview with CBS News, Police Lt. Brian Murphy and Officer Sam Lenda recalled that on a bright Sunday morning in August, a man ...

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Sikh Temple Members Turn Out To Volunteer For Sandy Relief

CBSNewYork,USA :— The aftermath of Superstorm Sandy has mobilized New Yorkers like never before. WCBS 880 reporter Marla Diamond visited a shelter in Belle Harbor, Queens, where hot meals were delivered through the kindness of strangers. the Sikh gurdwara there were handing out hot meals at St. Francis de Sales Church, 129-16 Rockaway Beach Blvd. “We want to show that we ...

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United Sikhs congratulate US President Barack Obama on his 2nd victory

Ludhiana,Panjab: United Sikhs, a US based NGO and humanitarian aid organization, has offered congratulations to US President Barack Obama and the new members of Congress on their election victories on November 6, 2012. “We welcome President Obama into his second term with much hope for policy changes that will better the futures of all Americans” reads a statement by United ...

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SCORE & US Sikhs elated at Barack Obama’s re-election

Washington, USA: Sikhs across the United States have expressed their elation at President Barack Obama’s re-election. Dr. Rajwant Singh, Chairman of the Sikh Council on Religion and Education (SCORE), said, “We are pleased with the results of these hard fought elections. This is especially great for the Sikhs because Obama has demonstrated in the last four years that he has ...

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