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  1. Ishna

    Pacific Remembering Australia's Bearded, Turbaned War Heroes

    24 April, 2014 An often overlooked aspect of Anzac Day is the role Sikhs played both in fighting for, and dying in, Australia during wartime. But it's a fact that often comes to the mind of New Zealand born, Australian tax accountant, Harjit Singh when he's called a terrorist walking the...
  2. spnadmin

    USA Bearded Sikh Finally Allowed To Work In Calif. Prison

    by Divanee Trilochan Singh Oberoi, a bearded Sikh American, will finally begin working at Folsom State Prison in California Nov. 1, after a contentious six-year battle to gain employment there. “I feel like a soldier who has finished a long battle,” a jubilant Oberoi told India-West. “I do...
  3. spnadmin

    USA Sikhs Hope For AG's Action On Bearded Guard

    By Sandip Roy, Jan 18, 2011 9:45 AM California's new attorney general acknowledged her Indian heritage by including a 10-minute Indian classical dance performance at her inauguration, but Indian-American advocates are keen to see if Kamala Harris will move on the case of a bearded Sikh man...
  4. spnadmin

    Judaism Be Wise : Let Bearded Orthodox Rabbi Menachem Stern Serve

    Be wise: Let bearded orthodox Rabbi Menachem Stern serve An orthodox Jewish rabbi is suing the Army to serve as a chaplain without having to shave off his beard. Beards are banned by Army regulations; having one is required by orthodox Jewish law. The Army says Rabbi Menachem Stern is...
  5. Arvind

    Jagjit Singh, The First Turbaned And Bearded Sikh In The LA County Sheriffs Deptt

    Picked up this article from internet. Thanks. A new door opens for Sikhs (turbans and beards in the Los Angeles Sheriffs Department) Once again Sheriff Leroy D. Baca has lead the way in the battle for equal opportunity and fair treatment for all Californians and has set an example for...