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First Lady Visits Families of Wisconsin Gurdwara Shooting Victims

Reporting from Oak Creek, Wisconsin - First lady Michelle Obama met Thursday with victims and families of those killed in the Aug. 5 massacre at the Sikh Temple of Wisconsin, in a private gathering at Oak Creek High School.

Friday, Aug 24, 2012 | 01:20 AM

Wisconsin Gurdwara Opens, Memorial Service Today

Many public officials are expected to speak at the memorial services for the Wisconsin gurdwara victims, which began this morning at 9:00 Central time.

Friday, Aug 10, 2012 | 12:16 PM

President Obama's Call with Prime Minister Manmohan Singh

President Obama spoke with Indian Prime Minister Manmohan Singh yesterday morning to "express condolences for victims of the senseless attack at the gurdwara in Wisconsin, which took the lives of Indian nationals as well as Americans, and to convey the solidarity of the American people."

Thursday, Aug 09, 2012 | 10:34 PM

President Orders Flag at Half-Staff

President Obama signed a proclamation today to fly the flag at half-staff in honor of the victims of the Oak Creek gurdwara tragedy.

Monday, Aug 06, 2012 | 09:54 PM

Victims and Gunman Identified in Wisconsin Gurdwara Shooting

Officials have identified the gunman in the Oak Creek gurdwara shooting as 40-year-old Wade Michael Page, a neo-Nazi white supremacist who lived about five miles from the gurdwara.

Monday, Aug 06, 2012 | 01:19 PM

Statement by President Obama on the Wisconsin Gurdwara Shooting

Michelle and I were deeply saddened to learn of the shooting that tragically took so many lives in Wisconsin.

Sunday, Aug 05, 2012 | 04:49 PM

Shooting at Milwaukee Gurdwara

5:15 p.m. - News Conference
The fist 911 call was made at about 11:30 EST. One of the police officers was ambushed by the gunman and shot, said Oak Creek Police Chief John Edwards. A second officer engaged the gunman and shot and killed him. They "stopped a tragic event that could have been a lot worse," he said.

Sunday, Aug 05, 2012 | 01:48 PM

Sikh Books Gifted to Rutgers University

Rutgers University received a collection of Sikh books for its libraries last month, a gift initiated by one of its Sikh students and donated by a Sikh advocacy group.

Thursday, Jul 12, 2012 | 08:51 AM

Film Spotlights Children of Farmers Who Commit Suicide

Every Farmer Counts, Every Child Dreams

Reporting from Rockville, Maryland - She sings softly, beautifully, a song about the bond between a mother and a daughter, a bond she will never know. Jasvir Kaur’s mother committed suicide when she was seven. And her father is among the more than a quarter-million Indian farmers who have been driven to suicide since 1995.

Monday, Jun 18, 2012 | 08:18 PM

U.S. Capitol Wants Sikh Police Officers

The Metropolitan Police Department in Washington this month announced that it wants to hire Sikhs, with their five Ks and Dastaar, as police officers.

Wednesday, May 30, 2012 | 02:53 PM

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