Latest News on Turban
Showing of 0 - 10 from 22 results
Turban - Total results - 22
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.
May 11, 2018
Canadian minister Navdeep Bains asked to take off turban at Detroit airport during security check; US officials apologiseA Canadian Sikh minister was asked to take off his turban at a Detroit airport during a security check despite passing through the metal detector without any problem.
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
Jan 21, 2018
Woman threatens to 'rip off' turban of Sikh man in Canada, club where incident occurred apologisesA Sikh man was asked to remove his turban by a woman in a Canadian club who threatened to "rip" off the head covering and heckled him with racist remarks, according to a media report
May 02, 2016
'Desecration' of Sikh man's turban in Pakistan leads to blasphemy caseFive employees of a transport company and the owner of a bus terminal were booked under blasphemy law for desecrating a Sikh passenger's turban in Pakistan.
Feb 09, 2016
Sikh-American actor Waris Ahluwalia barred from flight over turban disputeA 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.
Oct 02, 2015
Sikhs in Britain can now wear turbans at workplacesSikhs in Britain will no longer face legal action for wearing turbans in majority of workplaces after the government announced a new set of rules on Thursday.
Sep 30, 2015
Sikh youth removes turban to save 4 people from drowning during Ganesh immersionA 24-year-old Sikh set aside religious code by removing his turban to save four youth from drowning in a canal in Sangrur, Punjab.
Jul 13, 2015
Discriminated due to his turban, Sikh postman wins battle against DisneyA Sikh postman employed with Disney alleged that he was being segregated from customers at the park due to violating what they called a 'look policy'
Jul 03, 2015
Sikh samaritan who removed turban to help wounded boy receives top police awardA 22-year-old 'Sikh samaritan' in New Zealand, who made global headlines after he broke religious protocol by removing his turban to help a profusely