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Sikh student denied to board bus for wearing kirpan in US

A Sikh student was not allowed to board a bus in California after the driver raised objection to his wearing a ceremonial knife or kirpan and called the police. Harsimran Singh, a student of......

Sikh couple with kirpans turned away from US theatre

A Sikh couple was forced to leave a movie theatre in California for wearing a kirpan (dagger), a move which prompted them to seek an apology from the company -- AMC Theatres -- which runs the......

Quebec parliament votes against kirpan ban

A Bloc Quebecois motion to ban the kirpan from the precincts of parliamentary buildings moved on February 14 was defeated with the Conservatives, Liberals and the New Democratic Party voting......

Canada's Quebec province assembly bans 'kirpan'

Canada's French-speaking Quebec province's legislature has unanimously voted to ban the kirpan from assembly premises, weeks after four Sikhs were denied entry for a parliamentary hearing for......

US school bans 'kirpan', Sikh community upset

A school in Michigan's Canton township has barred students from bringing a kirpan, a dagger carried by the Sikh community, to the premises after a fourth grader was found carrying the religious......

Swiss knives may be made in India

The famous Swiss knives may soon be made in India with Sasana Enterprises, the Swiss knife-maker Victorinox's sole representative in the country, planning to put up a factory for kitchen knives."We......

Sikhs can carry ceremonial daggers into Olympic venues

Sikh athletes and spectators will be allowed to wear ceremonial daggers into London Olympic venues next year, despite the intense security arrangements, as part of a multi-faith approach to the......
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SMBs use messaging apps for easy business, product demonstration

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More trouble for turbaned heroes

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Canadian Sikh body helps 9-year-old Sikh hockey player return to Ice

The World Sikh Organization of Canada has helped nine-year-old Shanvir Singh resume playing ice hockey while being able to wear his kirpan. Shanvir... ...
'They were determined to strangle Pakistan at birth'

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