Trudeau: Invitation should not have gone to Sikh extremist

Trudeau: Invitation should not have gone to Sikh extremist

By Mia Rabson, THE CANADIAN PRESS NEW DELHI — A man who was convicted of trying to assassinate an Indian cabinet minister in 1986 should not have been invited to receptions held in Delhi, Prime Minister Justin Trudeau said Thursday. His statement came after a senior official in Trudeau’s […]

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A look at the history of Sikhism, Sikh extremism and its impact on Canada

A look at the history of Sikhism, Sikh extremism and its impact on Canada

Prime Minister Justin Trudeau visits the Golden Temple in Amritsar, India on Wednesday, Feb. 21, 2018. OTTAWA — Questions around Justin Trudeau’s commitment to opposing Sikh extremism in Canada have been a recurrent theme since his arrival in India last weekend, with the prime minister repeatedly pushed to confirm […]

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Trudeau says Sikh extremist should not have been invitation to reception

Trudeau says Sikh extremist should not have been invitation to reception

Open this photo in gallery: Prime Minister Justin Trudeau delivers a speech at the India Canada Business Session in New Delhi, India on Thursday, Feb. 22, 2018. A man who was convicted of trying to assassinate an Indian cabinet minister in 1986 should not have been invited to receptions […]

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Sikh man faces racial attack outside UK Parliament, attacker shouted ‘Muslim go back’

Sikh man faces racial attack outside UK Parliament, attacker shouted ‘Muslim go back’

In the past years since 9/11 attack in US, Sikh community has become the target of hate crime in foreign countries due to their beards and turbans. A prominent Sikh environmentalist from India was allegedly attacked in UK with the attacker also attempting to rip off his turban and […]

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Trudeau rejects Sikh separatist claim

Trudeau rejects Sikh separatist claim

AMRITSAR, India — Prime Minister Justin Trudeau says he made it "very, very clear" to the chief minister of Punjab that Canada supports a united India and condemns violent extremism, describing repeated allegations from the leader of the predominately Sikh region that Canadian ministers are separatists as misunderstandings and […]

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