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

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 is mandatory for health and safety reasons. A Sikh […]

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Q&A: Poet Jasmin Kaur talks new book

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 of them into her new book, When You Ask […]

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

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 miles from Slough, has just been selected by members […]

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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 Sandeep Singh Dhaliwal, who was shot and killed during […]

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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 a place of worship. This is one of India’s […]

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