Tag Archives: turban

UK teenager held for assaulting elderly Sikh

London, UK: A teenaged British girl has been arrested for assaulting an 80-year-old Sikh man after a video of the incident went viral online. The elderly victim was punched in the face and shoved to the ground. His turban fell off and the attack left him with a bloodied nose and black eye, British media reports said. The 19-year-old girl abused ...

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DSGMC to make missions aware

New Delhi: The Delhi Sikh Gurudwara Management Committee (DSGMC), whose president Manjit Singh GK was recently asked by security staff at the Rome airport to remove his turban, is planning to invite diplomats from foreign missions to apprise them of the importance of turban in Sikh religion. At a press conference here, former union minister BS Ramoowalia and office-bearers of ...

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Sikh woman accuses jail staff of removing her headgear

Bathinda, Punjab: A woman visiting the Bathinda Central Jail today accused its staff of removing her headgear in the name of security and checking. The elderly woman, Manjit Kaur, wife of Jathedar Randhir Singh from Gehri Bara Singh village, said she had come to meet her two sons lodged in the jail here. She went inside the jail after following ...

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Sikh Boys asked to remove their turbans for Go-Karting- Sign, if you believe this should end!

Livermore, California:  “I have some bad news for you, that thing on your head is not allowed”, is how Arminder Singh (26), Gurpreet Singh (16), Diljit Singh (15), and Jaskirat Singh (11), were greeted by the employee of Boomers when they wanted to go kart. Boomers is a Family Entertainment Center in Livermore, California where these Sikh youth and children ...

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24 hours on, DSGMC delegation leaves Italy

Chandigarh: Delhi Sikh Gurdwara Management Committee (DSGMC) president Manjit Singh GK, along with a delegation accompanying him to Italy, boarded a plane to Dubai on early Thursday morning. GK, along with the delegation, was returning after attending a dastar (turban) awareness day in Cremona city of Italy when they were stopped at the Rome airport on Tuesday night for a security ...

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