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Call to preserve Sikh heritage

LAHORE : The sixth edition of Lahore Literary Festival offered soul-searching topics to feed Lahorites’ appetite for art and literature but the limelight was drawn towards the preservation of heritage in its true spirit. “There are nearly two million people … Continue reading

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Gucci accused of culturally appropriating Sikh turban

Twitter users lashed out at the Italian designer brand for using white models to appropriate the Sikh turban [Screenshot from Twitter/@gurpycolors] Sikh commentators and organisations have criticised Gucci for using turbans in a recent runway show, saying the fashion brand … Continue reading

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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 … Continue reading

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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 … Continue reading

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Sikh Uber Driver Claims Passenger Pulled Gun On Him, Said, ‘I Hate Turban People’

Sikh Coalition A Sikh Uber driver claims he was held at gunpoint on the job by a male passenger who asked questions about his national origin and allegiance to America. Gurjeet Singh, a religious leader from northwestern Illinois, said the … Continue reading

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