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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

Presidential Campaigns Address Sikh American Issues

Reporting from Washington - Representatives of the presidential campaigns last month addressed Sikh, Asian and Pacific Islander American issues at a town hall in Washington.

Thursday, Aug 02, 2012 | 11:17 AM

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

Yogi Bhajan’s Dharma to Receive at Least $30 Million

The Fight for Yogi Bhajan's Empire

A circuit court last month ordered the food company, Golden Temple of Oregon, be turned over to a court-appointed administrator and the company’s management returns more than $30 million dollars of bonuses and perks to the religious community founded by Yogi Harbhajan Singh Khalsa.

Wednesday, May 16, 2012 | 12:02 AM

Pat-down Complaints? There’s an App For That

A Sikh advocacy group this week launched FlyRights, a new smart-phone application that enables travelers to file complaints regarding airport security searches, which the Transportation and Security Agency will consider as official passenger complaints.

Friday, May 04, 2012 | 02:57 PM

Kara Exception for Restaurateur

In an unusual advocacy case, a Sikh restaurant owner won an exception last month to the Georgia state health regulations that allows him to wear his kara while cooking in the kitchen.

Wednesday, Apr 25, 2012 | 03:47 PM

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