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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

Historical Sikh Invocation at Presidential Inaugural Prayer Service

Scripted, Except for the Word: Waheguru

A Sikh made history last month when she delivered an invocation at the presidential inaugural prayer service.

Tuesday, Feb 05, 2013 | 10:19 PM

The First Sikh On American Idol

The entertainment industry took notice of Gurpreet Singh Sarin, a young singer who won the first round of auditions on American Idol.

Wednesday, Jan 30, 2013 | 11:02 PM

Power of Belief

What began as Kiran Kaur Ahluwalia’s eighth grade English project ended up as one of six films in the youth cluster of the 2012 Sikhlens film festival in Los Angeles.

Tuesday, Jan 29, 2013 | 12:13 AM

Balpreet Kaur Named 2012's Religious Person of the Year

Balpreet Kaur, the college student who graciously disarmed online criticism of her unshorn facial hair, became an inspirational speaker at many Sikh events last fall, and was recently named Huffington Post Religion’s 2012 Person of the Year.

Wednesday, Jan 16, 2013 | 11:25 PM

Wisconsin Victim’s Sons Want to Become Police Officer

Reporting from Washington – The sons of the only woman killed in the Wisconsin gurdwara shooting in early August will pursue careers in law enforcement.

Monday, Oct 01, 2012 | 10:11 PM

Surprise Right at the Hate Crimes Hearing

Reporting from Washington - In a room full of Sikhs, Sen. Dick Durbin engaged New York University Prof. James Jacobs in a debate on the merits of hate crimes laws at a Senate subcommittee hearing last week.

Tuesday, Sep 25, 2012 | 10:47 PM

Justice and FBI to Consider Tracking Hate Crimes Against Sikhs

Decision Expected in October

Reporting from Washington - The federal government will consider collecting statistics on hate crimes against Sikhs, a justice department official said Wednesday at a Senate judiciary subcommittee hearing.

Friday, Sep 21, 2012 | 03:04 AM

An Historic Invocation

With little time to prepare and last-minute changes by convention officials, Ishwar Singh’s invocation at the Republican National Convention may not have been perfect, but it again brought Sikhs into the limelight, experts said.

Monday, Sep 10, 2012 | 04:41 PM

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

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