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Despite deep roots, Pakistani Sikh community faces fresh wave of Taliban attacks

People carry the body of Charanjit Singh during his funeral in Peshawar on May 30, 2018. (AP) Pakistan is mourning the death of Charanjit Singh, a beacon of interfaith harmony who was gunned down on Tuesday in broad-daylight in the … Continue reading

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Cartoonist Vishavjit Singh throws a mighty shield at hate as a Sikh Captain America

Click to view all images "We Are From Here" by Vishavjit Singh On the first floor of Wing Luke Museum in the International District, several cartoons of people wearing turbans accompanied by succinct statements are on display. They’re the creations … Continue reading

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5 things to enjoy at Toronto’s Turban Up! Sikh festival

Toronto’s Sikh community is tying up their turbans – and those of others – for a special Sikh Awareness Day event. Turban Up!, hosted by the Sikh Youth Federation, aims to promote knowledge of the Sikh community, culture and traditions. … Continue reading

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Visitors engage with Sikh community

OPEN DOOR: Coffs Harbour MP Andrew Fraser escorts Minister Ray Williams on a visit to Guru Nanak Sikh temple. A VISIT to the Coffs Coast by NSW Minister for Multiculturalism, Ray Williams, included visits to two places of Sikh worship … Continue reading

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Indian-American, 20, becomes the first turban-wearing Sikh woman in the NYPD

Gursoch Kaur, 20, graduated from the New York Police Academy this month Gursoch Kaur, 20, graduated from the New York Police Academy this month An Indian American, 20, has become the first turban-wearing Sikh woman in the New York Police … Continue reading

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