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Sikhs spread message of unity to honour founder

The early celebration of Guru Nanak’s 550th birth anniversary was met with much enthusiasm by children of the Sikh community. THE Malaysian Sikh community marked National Day with the launch of a year-long programme to spread the message of unity … Continue reading

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The Hate Report: Sikh Americans continue being targeted in hate crimes

In this week’s roundup: Two attacks on American Sikhs this month stir up memories of decades of hate, more Trump administration staff connected to white nationalists, and understanding farm murders in South Africa. In the space of three days earlier … Continue reading

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What Sikhs think about making ‘Sikh’ an ethnic category on the 2021 census: ‘This campaign is divisive and counter-productive’

Sikhs disagree on making ‘Sikh’ an ethnic category on the census (Getty) On the 2021 census, I’ll write that my name is Serina Sandhu, that I was born in England and that my religion is Sikh . Under normal circumstances … Continue reading

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Their First Temple Was a Tent. Now Sikhs Walk New Jersey’s Halls of Power.

From left, Ravi Bhalla, the mayor of Hoboken; Gurbir Grewal, New Jersey’s attorney general; and Amardeep Singh, a founder of the Sikh Coalition, a civil rights group, in front of a Sikh temple in Glen Rock, N.J. In the 1980s, … Continue reading

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Sikh group in UK moots ‘independence referendum’: Upcoming rally in London should worry India

This weekend, all eyes and ears in the Indian Ministry of External Affairs will be on a rally happening 4,000 miles away, in the heart of London. Various Sikh groups, both UK-based and global, are congregating at Trafalgar Square on … Continue reading

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