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US Condemns 1984 Anti-Sikh Pogroms, Stops Short of Declaring Genocide

Reporting from Washington - The U.S. last week stated it condemns the religious-based violence of the 1984 anti-Sikh pogroms, but stopped short of calling it genocide.

Thursday, Apr 04, 2013 | 11:49 PM

House Democrats Ask FBI to Track Hate Crimes Against Sikhs

More than 100 House Democrats sent a letter yesterday to the FBI’s advisory policy board asking it to begin tracking hate crimes against Sikhs, Hindus and Arabs.

Friday, Mar 22, 2013 | 03:48 PM

The Sikh Caucus

The Sikh Caucus is expected to launch in April, a delay from the original date set for March 14, to garner more support from Congress members and to resolve issues on the role of SAALT, a South Asian organization.

Thursday, Mar 21, 2013 | 06:59 PM

Akal Takhat Committee Condemns Rochester Gurdwara's Kirpan Ban

Panj Jathedars’ Decision Expected This Month

A seven-member committee appointed by the Akal Takhat recommended last month that the five jathedars discipline the trustees of the Gurdwara of Rochester for petitioning a New York court to impose a ban on Kirpans.

Saturday, Mar 16, 2013 | 11:35 PM

New Description of Truck That Followed and Shot Florida Sikh

Gurdwara Sets up the Kanwaljit Singh Fund

The vehicle involved in the shooting of Kanwaljit Singh of Port Orange, Florida, is a Chevrolet S-10 or GMC Sonoma-style truck, which differs from the initial description of the larger Ford truck that was circulated earlier, police said today.

Thursday, Mar 07, 2013 | 06:54 PM

Florida Sikh Shot in Possible Hate Crime

A Sikh man was shot twice by an unknown assailant in a Ford F-150 pickup truck as both crossed the Port Orange Bridge in Florida late Saturday night in what the FBI is considering as a possible hate crime.

Friday, Mar 01, 2013 | 01:42 AM

Senate Democrats Ask FBI to Track Hate Crimes Against Sikhs

Twenty-six Senate Democrats sent a signed letter last week asking Attorney General Eric Holder and FBI Director Robert Mueller to collect data on hate crimes against Sikhs.

Tuesday, Feb 26, 2013 | 12:53 AM

Arizona Corrections Officer Gets Beard and Kara Accommodation

Ikhbinder Singh Bassin, a hospital lab technician from India, could not do better than working at a 7/11 when he immigrated to Arizona in 1999.

Monday, Feb 18, 2013 | 11:45 PM

Lt. Murphy Praised in the State of the Union

Reporting form Washington – When Lt. Brian Murphy received a call from the White House last week asking him to be Michelle Obama’s guest at the State of the Union, he said no - but he quickly called back.

Thursday, Feb 14, 2013 | 12:44 AM

Shocking Murder-Suicide of Sikh Family Near Atlanta

What could possibly be more horrific than an anti-Sikh hate crime? Murder-suicide involving an entire Sikh family, with minor children.

Thursday, Feb 07, 2013 | 12:44 PM



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