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Hindus want Quebec Soccer Federation disciplined on turban ban

Canada: Hindus are urging Canadian Government and Canadian Soccer Association to discipline Federation de soccer du Quebec for their turban ban, which they say smelled of intolerance and was not acceptable in 2013 world. Hindu statesman Rajan Zed, in a statement in Nevada (USA) today, said that statement of Brigitte Frot, CEO of Federation de soccer du Quebec, that Sikh ...

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Sikh players wearing turban to be accommodated on the soccer pitch in Canada

Amritsar, Punjab:  Sikh players wearing turban would now be accommodated on the soccer pitch after Canadian Soccer Association (CSA) directed to soccer associations and referees across the country that Sikh players who wear the turban can be accommodated on the soccer pitch. While hailing the decision World Sikh Organization (WSO) President Prem Singh Vinning told TOI on Tuesday, “The accommodation ...

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