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Aug 08, 2018
Another Sikh man assaulted in California within a week, raises concerns over increasing hate crime in USThis is the second attack on a Sikh man in about a week in California. On 31 July, 50-year old Surjit Malhi was attacked while putting up campaign signs in support of incumbent Republican Congressman Jeff Denham and other local Republican candidates.
Dec 13, 2017
Gurbir S Grewal to be next attorney general of New Jersey; first Sikh-American in US history to hold postNew Jersey governor-elect Phil Murphy named Gurbir S Grewal as his nominee to serve as the next attorney general of the state
Aug 06, 2014
US congressman condemns racist attack on Sikh AmericanA top American Congressman today expressed deep concern over the attack on a 29-year-old Sikh man in New York City and sought assistance of Justice Department and the FBI in such cases.
Mar 11, 2014
US lawmakers urge Pentagon to end ban on Sikhs serving in armyA group of 105 US lawmakers has urged the Pentagon to lift the presumptive ban on Sikhs serving in the military by easing restrictions on beard, turbans, and other religious accouterments.
Jan 24, 2014
Lawmaker calls for end of ban on Sikh articles in US militaryA top American lawmaker today asked the Pentagon to end a ban on Sikh articles of faith including turban and beard in the US military -- a long-standing demand of the Sikh-American community.
Aug 06, 2012
'He did not speak, he just began shooting': US Gurdwara victimEyewitnesses recount the horror of a shooting in a US Gurdwara in Wisconsin