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Jan 28, 2015
Americans still can't tell difference between Sikhs, Muslims: StudyMore than a decade after 9/11, Americans who come across a turban-wearing Sikh are still prone to mistaking him for a Muslim, according to a study.
Dec 22, 2014
Ghar wapsi in Punjab? RSS converts Christians to Sikhism, raises Akali ireAs the 'Ghar Wapsi' agenda gains momentum, the Hindu right it seems is extending these ceremonies to Sikhism as well and helping Christians become Sikhs again.
Oct 30, 2014
Kejriwal demands SIT probe into 1984 anti-Sikh riot casesThe AAP government had on 6 February recommended to the Lt Governor the setting up of an SIT to probe the anti-Sikh riots with a time frame of one year to submit its report.
Sep 28, 2012
JK Rowling 'loved' researching on SikhismCelebrated author JK Rowling, whose latest book has a Sikh family at the heart of a fictional village in south-west England called Pagford, says she did a "vast amount of research" on Sikhism—and it shows in the book titled The Casual Vacancy.
Aug 08, 2012
Killing cause: Gurdwara shooter 'was a mentally ill jilted lover'The killer's motives may never be known, and this is causing some disquiet to the Sikh community in the US, which is looking to find some emotional healing.
Jan 25, 2012
Leno, NBC sued over Golden Temple remarkUS talk show host Jay Leno has been sued by an Indian-American in California for his "racist" comments on the Golden Temple and ridiculing the entire Sikh community by portraying the holy shrine as a vacation home.
Jan 24, 2012
Leno's comments are constitutionally protectedThe Obama Administration today praised the contribution of Sikh-Americans to the United States, as it termed the controversial remarks of a popular television host on the Golden Temple as "satirical" in nature.
Sep 10, 2011
'Wearing the turban suddenly made us the enemy'The first casualty after the 9/11 attacks was a Sikh man in Arizona. Turbans had suddenly become the uniforms of terror in the eyes of many Americans. A Sikh mother recounts how she learned to stand up for her faith.