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Previous Leno Jabs Not Found

A thorough search of Jay Leno’s monologues show that claims by two California Sikhs that the comedian insulted the community with his monologues in 2007, in which he allegedly called Sikhs ‘diaper heads,’ and in 2010, in which he allegedly embellished about the president’s cancellation of the Darbar Sahib trip because he had to wear a turban, were inaccurate.

Wednesday, Feb 01, 2012 | 12:33 AM

Sikh Joke, Over Reaction Or Political Play

A libel lawsuit filed last week by a California Sikh against comedian Jay Leno is being called an over-reaction by some Sikhs, but Sikhs on both sides of the controversy agree the incident is being exploited by Indian politicians during this election season.

Monday, Jan 30, 2012 | 07:56 PM

Charlottesville Elects Sikh Mayor

Satyendra Singh Huja is the new mayor of Charlottesville, Virginia.

Monday, Jan 16, 2012 | 05:50 PM

Six-Figure Settlement But California Prisons Keeps No-Beards Policy

Trilochan Singh Oberoi, a retired Indian naval officer who is now an American citizen, was working at Walmart before the California state prisons system offered him a settlement he could not refuse: A $61,000-a-year job and $295,000 in damages.

Friday, Dec 02, 2011 | 04:42 PM

President's Wishes on Guru Nanak Jayanti

I send my best wishes to all those observing the anniversary of the birth of Guru Nanak Dev Ji, the first Sikh Guru.

Thursday, Nov 10, 2011 | 12:14 PM

Bandi Chhor Divas at the White House

President Barack Obama conspicuously recognized the Sikh gurpurab, Bandi Chhor Divas, during the official celebration of Divali, a Hindu festival, and for the first time welcomed a Shiromani Gurdwara Parbandhak Committee representative to the White House, Sikh groups said.

Monday, Nov 07, 2011 | 01:00 AM

Phoolka: Evidence Against Nath Well Documented

Harvinder Singh Phoolka, a human rights lawyer working for justice for the victims of the 1984 anti-Sikh pogroms, said he has evidence of Indian Minister of Urban Development Kamal Nath’s involvement in the massacre.

Wednesday, Nov 02, 2011 | 09:18 PM

U.S. State Department Considering Nath Immunity

Reporting from Washington - The U.S. Department of State is still considering providing a statement of diplomatic immunity for Kamal Nath, Indian minister of urban development, who is facing a civil lawsuit in New York for his alleged participation in the 1984 anti-Sikh pogroms in New Delhi.

Saturday, Oct 29, 2011 | 12:14 AM

Litigation Continues in the First Yogi Bhajan Trial

The Fight For Yogi Bhajan’s Empire

The trial phase of the first major lawsuit, which will decide the future of Yogi Bhajan's Empire, has ended but the litigation process continues with the addition of a new defendant.

Saturday, Sep 03, 2011 | 12:53 AM

NYC Sikhs Give Boost for Federal Workplace Religious Freedom Law

A new bill, initiated by Sikh activists and enacted by the New York City council, to protect workers against religious discrimination, adds momentum for such legislation at the federal level, a U.S. senator said.

Friday, Aug 26, 2011 | 10:33 PM



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