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Nestle accused of discrimination by Sikh truck driver after he was allegedly denied entry for not wearing hard hat

A turban-wearing Sikh truck driver claims that he was not allowed to enter Nestlé’s distribution centre in Altona in Melbourne’s west after he refused to wear a hard hat. While Mr Singh alleges discrimination, Nestle says wearing a hard hat … Continue reading

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Q&A: Poet Jasmin Kaur talks new book

Jasmin Kaur is happy to see her heartfelt poems shared around on social media. On her Instagram account, @jusmun, Kaur regularly shares her w ords for her more than 33,600 followers to devour. And this month, she’s also put many … Continue reading

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Meet Kanwal Toor: Sikh ex-model who plans to oust Tan Dhesi

London: A former Miss India is hoping to oust Britain’s first turban-wearing MP Tanmanjeet Singh Dhesi at the next general election. Kanwal Toor , a finalist in Femina Miss India in 2001, who runs a jewellery business from Beaconsfield, eight … Continue reading

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Opinion: Fallen officer showed anyone can serve regardless of faith

Pyara Singh Dhaliwal, center, father of Harris County Sheriff’s Deputy Sandeep Dhaliwal, pays respects to his son during his funeral. [BRETT COOMER/HOUSTON CHRONICLE] Hide caption Texas continues to mourn the loss of one of its own, Harris County Sheriff’s Deputy … Continue reading

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The 24/7 kitchen that feeds 100,000 people every day

A free kitchen that is open to anyone, 24 hours a day, 7 days a week – is there such a place? In the town of Amritsar, India, the Sikh community gathers at the Harmandir Sahib, the Golden Temple, as … Continue reading

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