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Dec 20, 2018
Furious over Amazon selling doormats, toilet seats with Golden Temple image, Punjab CM, Sikh Coalition, seek apology from e-tailerThe Sikh Coalition asked Amazon that the objectionable items with images of the Golden Temple be permanently prohibited from sale and hoped that Amazon will do more to ensure similar products do not appear on its platform.
Aug 23, 2018
Man arrested for stabbing Sikh store owner in New Jersey; third such incident in 3 weeks against community in USRoberto Ubiera of Newark has been arrested and charged with the murder of Sikh storeowner Terlok Singh, who was found dead by his cousin in his store with an apparent stab wound in the chest.
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.
Feb 19, 2018
Sikh Uber driver held at gunpoint, racially abused by passenger in US; activists demand strict action against accusedA Sikh Uber driver was allegedly held at gunpoint by a passenger who said "I hate turban people" and asked racial questions regarding his nationality and his allegiance to the US, media reports said
Jun 18, 2017
US Sikh arrested in Baltimore grocery store for carrying kirpan, releasedA 33-year-old Sikh convert was handcuffed and arrested in the United States for carrying a kirpan after a customer at a grocery store called the police.
Mar 05, 2017
Sikh rights group asks US authorities to probe Washington state shooting as 'hate crime'A Sikh rights group has asked US authorities to investigate as a hate crime the attack on a 39-year-old Sikh man amid the Indian-American community's safety concerns after a slew of bias-related incidents in the country
Sep 25, 2016
The Sikh Project: Photographers Amit-Naroop are documenting a community's identityPhotographers Amit Amin and Naroop Jhooti are chronicling the 'Sikh identity' through portraits of men and women from the community, in the US (where their work is known as The Sikh Project), and previously in the UK (where their series was called The Singh project)
Mar 10, 2016
US teen who punched Sikh, called him 'Bin Laden' on 9/11 anniversary gets two years' probationA US teen, charged with hate crime after he assaulted a Sikh man last year, calling him a terrorist and bin Laden, has been sentenced to two years probation
Mar 04, 2016
US court bats for religious rights of Sikh officer, asks army to drop discriminatory testingA US court has ruled in favour of a decorated Sikh army captain who demanded that the military accommodate his faith and abandon its discriminatory testing
Sep 10, 2015
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