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Indian premier Manmohan Singh ‘deeply shocked’ by US temple shooting

New Delhi, India: Indian Prime Minister Manmohan Singh voiced shock Monday at the killing of worshippers at a Sikh temple in the US, while Sikh leaders suggested American Muslims may have been the intended target. “I am deeply shocked and saddened to learn of the shooting incident that has resulted in the loss of precious lives,” Singh, himself a Sikh, ...

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Wisconsin Sikh Temple president killed after trying to fight off attacker

Wisconsin, US: One victim was confirmed as the temple’s president, 65-year-old Satwant Singh Kaleka who died as he tried to ‘knife and tackle’ the shooter. The other was Parkash Singh, a priest in his thirties, and a married father-of-two. Satwant Kaleka died in the temple he helped build. When a gunman opened fire at the Sikh Temple of Wisconsin in ...

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Wisconsin shooting victim in serious condition with multiple Gunshots

Let us all pray for Gurdwara (temple) Granthi Sahib(Priest), Punjab Singh (Father of Raghvinder Singh) who has been critically injured in Wisconsin Sikh Temple Shooting. We also pray for the families of all the victims and and it will not a lot for us to get over this and those whose lives were not spared we pray for thier soul ...

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Seven Die in Wisconsin Sikh Temple Mass Shooting, Police Say

Wisconsin, US: A shooter took the lives of six people at a Sikh temple near Milwaukee before being killed by a police officer, in what the FBI said may have been an act of “domestic terrorism.” The suspect hasn’t been identified. The gunman was described as about six feet tall, light skinned, bald, and with a “9-11” tattoo. He appeared ...

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Gunman, six others dead at Wisconsin Sikh temple

(CNN) — At least seven people, including a gunman shot by a police officer, have been killed in an attack on worshippers at a Sikh temple in the Milwaukee suburb of Oak Creek, Wisconsin, on Sunday, police said. The officer was wounded but “returned fire, and that shooter was put down,” said Bradley Wentlandt, the police chief in nearby Greenfield, ...

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