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New Jersey sheriff resigns after uproar over racist remarks on country's first Sikh-American Attorney General Gurbir Grewal's turban
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New Jersey sheriff resigns after uproar over racist remarks on country's first Sikh-American Attorney General Gurbir Grewal's turban

The furor erupted after several audio clips were posted of New Jersey sheriff Michael Saudino's remarks.

American radio hosts apologise, face 10-day suspension for racist 'turban man' remarks against NJ Attorney General Gurbir Grewal
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American radio hosts apologise, face 10-day suspension for racist 'turban man' remarks against NJ Attorney General Gurbir Grewal

Two radio hosts in New Jersey, who called America's first Sikh-American Attorney General Gurbir Grewal "turban man" on air, have apologised for their racist remarks and have been slapped with a 10-day suspension for using "demeaning and inappropriate" language.

Sikh American taxi driver stabbed to death; assailant upset over being denied entry into university of choice
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Sikh American taxi driver stabbed to death; assailant upset over being denied entry into university of choice

Reacting to the incident, Congress leader Manmohan Singh Raju said, "My nephew became a victim of racial hatred. As the Trump government is now showing exit doors to Asians due to few job opportunities, Indians and Asians as a whole are becoming the victims of racial hatred."

Sikh-American actor Waris Ahluwalia barred from flight over turban dispute
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Sikh-American actor Waris Ahluwalia barred from flight over turban dispute

A Sikh-American actor has been barred from boarding a New York-bound Aeromexico flight after he refused to remove his turban during a security check.

Sikh-American brutally assaulted in Chicago; called 'terrorist', 'Bin Laden'
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Sikh-American brutally assaulted in Chicago; called 'terrorist', 'Bin Laden'

An elderly Sikh-American man was brutally injured and called "terrorist" and "Bin Laden" in an apparent hate crime case in Chicago

Defense secy to consider allowing turbaned Sikhs in US Army
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Defense secy to consider allowing turbaned Sikhs in US Army

US Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel will consider requests being made by over 120 lawmakers.