Another Sikh man assaulted in California within a week, raises concerns over increasing hate crime in US
This 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.
Gurbir S Grewal to be next attorney general of New Jersey; first Sikh-American in US history to hold post
New Jersey governor-elect Phil Murphy named Gurbir S Grewal as his nominee to serve as the next attorney general of the state
A 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.
A 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.
A 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.
Eyewitnesses recount the horror of a shooting in a US Gurdwara in Wisconsin