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City Of Norwich Becomes First City In USA To Recognize Gurmikhi, Puts Up Sign Board Saying ‘Jee Aea Nuu’ At City’s Entrence

The city of Norwich in New London  county has become first city in America to recognise Punjabi Gurumukhi language of the Sikhs.

US Attorney Deirdre Daly Accords Connecticut Sikhs With Community Partnership Award

It is been learned that the US Attorney Deirdre Daly here on Wednesday chose 3 Sikhs from Connecticut for her annual 'Community Partnership Award' 2017.

Sikhs in USA to Observe Oak Creek Shooting Anniversary as ‘Day Of Sewa’

As per the press release issued  by America based Sikh body the Sikh Coalition the incidence of Wisconsin Shooting which took place on August 5th 2012

Maryland Police Apprehends Sikh Youth For Wearing Kirpan In Public

As per the media reports emanating from USA a Sikh youth name Harpreet Singh a local residence of Baltimore city  in the state of Maryland was

Concerned Over Rising Hate Crimes Sikh Body To Hold ‘Summit’ In Washington Next Month

As per the media reports in the wake of increasing incidents of hate crimes against the Sikhs in the US, United Sikhs will hold a 'Sikh Summit' t

USA: Sikh Couple Secures Right To Kirpan At Kaiser Permanente

As reported by Sikh Coalition two devout Sikh parents have received an apology from Kaiser Permanente along with a system-wide religious accommodation

American Sikhs To Kick Start Awareness Campaign About Sikhism

As per the media reports the US based Sikh advocacy group here on Tuesday has announced a community outreach programme which encourages

US State Of Indiana Lauds Sikhs Contribution To US, Passes Resolution To Mark The Move

As per the media reports available the US state of Indiana has passed a resolution recognizing Sikhs’ “significant contributions” to America.

Vaisakhi Campaign Reaches 9 Million in USA: Sikh Coalition

50 bipartisan Members of Congress joined the Sikh Coalition to celebrate Vaisakhi by sharing over 60 social media posts that reached a potential nine million Americans.

Sikhs of Connecticut Running Vaisakhi Campaign to aware fellow Americans about Sikhs

Vaisakhi campaign was run by "Sikh Sewak Society International" all over CT mainly focused in Norwich, Montiville, Lisbon and Newlondon County area in which they rented bus shelters locations by Lamar Company to educate fellow Americans about Sikhism and Vasakhi.

Sacramento Mayor Hails Sikhs For Helping Oroville Dam Evacuees

The mayor of the Sacramento (west) Christopher Cabaldon and Sacramento (east) Darrell Steinberg while acknowledging the contribution and zeal of the Sikhs

Gurudwaras in California Offering Shelter & Food to Oroville Dam Evacuees

Gurdwaras in California have offered shelter to thousands of evacuees of Yuba City following fears of Oroville Dam collapsing

Saka Nakodar: Memorial Seminar Organised in California in the Memory of Sikh Martyrs

The Sikh sangat of California on Saturday 4th February 2017 organised a memorial conference at two different place in the memory of the of 4 Sikhs martyred

FIBA Moves Towards Ending Dastar (Turban) Restrictions

As per the media reports emanating from local media in Washington the two top American lawmakers have welcomed the International Basketball Federation's

US based Sikh body Launches 2017 Civil Rights Survey

In the year 2016 the Sikh community saw progress on some of the issues the US based Sikh body called United Sikhs has been advocating civil

Sikh Businessman From California Is Latest Victim of The Hate Crime

As per the media reports emanating from the local media a Sikh restaurant owner from Woodland, California, has become the latest target of abuse

Sikh Diaspora Groups Held Protests Against India on 26 January; Reiterate Demand for Self Determination

Every year 26 January is observed as Republic Day by India as it was on this day the Indian state adopted its constitution and presumably declared itself

USA: Sikh Servicemen Allowed To Wear Dastaar In The U.S Army

As per the report emanating in the local media , the U.S. Army issued updated rules governing religious liberty that significantly remove the hurdles for Sikhs who seek to serve in the armed forces of their country

USA: Sikh Officers Allowed to Wear Dastar on Duty in New York Police Department (NYDP

In face of the latest amendments in the uniform policy of the New York Police Department (NYPD) Sikh officers will now be allowed to wear their turbans

Sikh Doctor In US Files Litigation Against Medical Body For Religious Discrimination

A Sikh doctor in the US has filed a lawsuit against an American medical organisation, in which he allegedly said that he was denied a neurology job

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