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Birmingham-based Sikh charity faces management inquiry

The Charity Commission has begun an investigation into Birmingham-based Asthan Babe Ke Trust A charity that supports Sikh communities across the UK is being investigated amid concerns about how it is being managed. Charity Commission inspectors have asked the Asthan … Continue reading

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Afghan Sikh leader holds out hope for dwindling minority

Avtar Singh Khalsa will represent Afghanistan’s tiny Sikh and Hindu minority in the next parliament, where he says he hopes to serve the entire country. Few Afghans are as invested in the government’s quest for peace and stability as the … Continue reading

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In boost for minorities, Sikh leader to enter Afghan House

Avtar Singh Khalsa will run unopposed for a parliament seat in the October elections. (AP photo) KABUL: Avtar Singh Khalsa will represent Afghanistan’s tiny Sikh and Hindu minority in the next parliament, where he says he hopes to serve the … Continue reading

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Maniesh Paul on playing a Sikh for the first time on screen: It was an honour for me

Actor Maniesh Paul’s next film is titled Banjar. Actor Maniesh Paul is a familiar name for Indian audiences — be it because of his witty hosting on TV and award shows or his films such as Tere Bin Laden: Dead … Continue reading

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Sikh Soldier First to Wear Turban at ‘Trooping the Color’ Ceremony in London

Coldstream Guards soldier Charanpreet Singh Lall became the first to wear a turban during the Trooping the Color ceremony June 9 in London, England. (Dan Kitwood/Getty Images) LONDON — Prince Harry and his new wife, the former actress Meghan Markle, … Continue reading

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