Boris Johnson criticised by Sikh woman over whisky comment in Gurdwara

Boris Johnson criticised by Sikh woman over whisky comment in Gurdwara

Boris Johnson has said sorry to a woman unhappy with a remark made during an election campaign visit to a Sikh Gurdwara in Bristol. The foreign secretary promised his audience that a future Conservative government would increase free trade and end tariffs on India’s imports of British whisky. But […]

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Being Sikh in a time of intolerance

Being Sikh in a time of intolerance

Fifteen years have come and gone since the September 11 attacks. What seemed, at the time, like a tragedy that would ultimately bring Americans together, has given way to the rise of racial prejudice, bigotry and violence against minority groups. While much of the hate has been aimed at […]

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Jeremy Corbyn visits Sikh temple during tour of Southall

Jeremy Corbyn visits Sikh temple during tour of Southall

Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn visited a Sikh temple in Southall on Thursday (May 18), a day after Boris Johnson angered a follower of the faith by discussing whisky exports on a similar visit. Covering his head with an orange patka as required, Mr Corbyn served food to worshippers and […]

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Jeremy Corbyn visits Sikh temple on campaign trail in Southall as other party leaders gear up for TV debate

Jeremy Corbyn visits Sikh temple on campaign trail in Southall as other party leaders gear up for TV debate

Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn is given a turban at the Sri Guru Singh Sabha, during a general election campaign visit to Southhall, London was on the campaign trail visiting a Sikh temple as the leaders of five of the main political parties were gearing up for a live prime […]

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Sikh candidate champions British values

Sikh candidate champions British values

Jagmeet Singh Prison chaplain Jagmeet Singh will contest Wolverhampton South West as an independent candidate. He has hit out at the lack of representation of his religion in Parliament and has pledged to be the first ‘turban wearing bearded Sikh’ in the House of Commons. Mr Singh rose to […]

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