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Allow Sikhs to serve in the US Army, lawmakers tell Pentagon

A group of prominent United States lawmakers have urged the Pentagon to end the presumptive ban on Sikh Americans serving in the United States military. The group -- a major bipartisan coalition of......

'US military to allow Sikhs with turban on case by case basis'

A Sikh can be allowed to enter the United States military with turban and beard, the Pentagon has said, noting that the approval in this regard would be given on a case by case basis and there is......

Sikhs may benefit after US military relaxes rules

In a major decision that might have a far reaching impact on Sikhs joining the United States military, the Pentagon has issued new instructions relaxing norms to allow troops to wear jewellery and......

Poser for US govt: Why are Sikhs excluded from army?

A United States commission has asked the Defence Secretary Chuck Hagel to explain exclusion of Sikhs, known for their valour and pride, from the American armed forces. In a letter, the US......

US justice dept supports Sikhs, Hindus as hate crime victims

Meeting one of the long pending demands of Sikhs and Hindus in the United States, Attorney General Eric Holder has recommended widening the Federal Bureau of Investigation's mandate to include the......

Sports Shorts: Sania-Black storm into semis in Tokyo

Image: Sania Mirza (left) with Cara Black. Photograph: Michael Dodge/Getty Images Defending champions Sania Mirza and Cara Black knocked out Martina Hingis and Belinda Bencic in straight sets to......

'Major Dhyan Chand was one of the finest sportsmen from India'

Legendary athlete Milkha Singh expressed delight at the Home Ministry recommending the late Major Dhyan Chand for the Bharat Ratna, the country's highest civilian award. Speaking from Chandigarh,......

  People speak for united sikhs

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Q. Congress is a threat to the nation, Have you accepted this fact ?right frm emergency, sikh massacre , shahbano, Bhoomi poojan in ayodhya, add supports to Janta Party to Janta dal and ditching them in due time. this party can put aside nations Interests for the Power
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http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/congress-is-a-threat-to-the-nation-have-you-accepted-this-fa/27475234/answers/

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Q. So are you Sikh or yadav or Muslim Or Dalit, Or Tamil Or Marathi Or Bengali ? Or Kashmiri ? whom you are going to vote in this election ? or are you among grown ups ?
Indian Ocean:  A. Congress has annexed Sikkim. Congress has kept India united and intact by sacrificing lives for facing khalistan ghost. Congress has made India...... more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/so-are-you-sikh-or-yadav-or-muslim-or-dalit-or-tamil-or-mara/27193275/answers/27475288

saurabh kumar
Q. the fact AamAadmiParty has united the Hindus/Muslims/Sikhs/Christians/others, and this fact is troubling bjpee the most ?
Saurabh Kumar:  A. Lets us all Hindus be united and vote for Modi this time more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/the-fact-aamaadmiparty-has-united-the-hindusmuslimssikhschri/27181783/answers/27193278

pravin
Q. The 4th battalion of the Sikh Light Infantry was the last army unit to be stationed in which UNESCO World Heritage site in Delhi?
Pravin:  A. AAP united naxals only more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/the-4th-battalion-of-the-sikh-light-infantry-was-the-last-ar/25873421/answers/27181795

  Web results for United Sikhs
Americans still can't tell difference between Sikhs, ...

Washington: More than a decade after 9/11, Americans who come across a turban-wearing Sikh are still prone to mistaking him for a Muslim, according... ...

http://www.firstpost.com/world/americans-still-cant-tell-difference-sikhs-muslims-study-2067593.html
Survey

A majority of Americans are unaware of what Sikhism is or what a Sikh looks like and this despite the country being home to more than half a... ...

http://www.dnaindia.com/world/report-60-of-americans-unaware-about-sikhs-and-sikhism-survey-2056161
India will succeed if it is not splintered along lines of religion

US President Barack Obama. Our nations are strongest when we see that we are all god's children, that we are equal in his eyes and worthy of his... ...

http://indianexpress.com/article/opinion/columns/for-the-record-india-will-succeed-if-it-is-not-splintered-along-lines-of-religion/
Milkha happy to have been mentioned by...

A pleasantly surprised Milkha Singh today said that United States President Barack Obama mentioning him as one of the national icons was all the... ...

http://echoofindia.com/new-delhi-milkha-happy-have-been-mentioned-obama-national-icon-77144
Prez Obama's address to the people of India at Siri Fort

US President Barack Obama shakes hands with the audience after he delivered a speech at Siri Fort Auditorium in New Delhi Photograph: Ahmad... ...

http://www.rediff.com/news/report/obama-india-read-prez-obamas-address-to-the-people-of-india-at-siri-fort/20150127.htm

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