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    Kirpan: A Religious Symbol. Vote Now In The CBC Poll

    Inside Politics Blog Question of the Day * By Ryan Hicks The kirpan -- the ceremonial dagger worn by many Sikhs -- is not considered a weapon by law. Many Sikhs wear it in public places. Bloc MP Claude DeBellefeuille is proposing a ban on kirpans in the House of Commons. This came...
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    Sikh News Immigration Officer's Punjab Comments Offend Delegation (CBC British Columbia)

    British Columbia's attorney general has asked the federal government to look into a complaint that a Canadian immigration officer in India made derogatory comments about people from the Punjab region. More...
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    Sikh News Immigration Officer's Punjab Comments Offend Delegation (CBC)

    British Columbia's attorney general has asked the federal government to look into a complaint that a Canadian immigration officer in India made derogatory comments about people from the Punjab region. More...
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    Sikh News Warnings Over Sikh Extremists Ignored, Dosanjh Tells Air India Inquiry (CBC Toronto)

    Authorities did not appreciate the danger Sikh extremists presented at the time of the Air India bombing, Liberal MP Ujjal Dosanjh says. More...
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    Sikh News Warnings Over Sikh Extremists Ignored, Dosanjh Tells Air India Inquiry (CBC)

    Authorities did not appreciate the danger Sikh extremists presented at the time of the Air India bombing, Liberal MP Ujjal Dosanjh says. More...
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    Sikh News Refugee Claimant Returns To Sikh Temple (CBC Via Yahoo! Canada News)

    A paralyzed Indian refugee claimant is heading back to the Sikh temple that gave him sanctuary when he initially faced the prospect of being removed from Canada in July. More...
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    Sikh News Refugee Claimant Returns To Sikh Temple (CBC British Columbia)

    A paralyzed Indian refugee claimant is heading back to the Sikh temple that gave him sanctuary when he initially faced the prospect of being removed from Canada in July. More...
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    Sikh News Passport Canada Says Sikh Photos Rejected By Mistake (CBC Via Yahoo! Canada News)

    A spokesperson for Passport Canada said Friday the rejection of three Sikh children's passport photographs because they were wearing religious headgear was an isolated mistake. More...
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    Sikh News Passport Canada Says Sikh Photos Rejected By Mistake (CBC British Columbia)

    A spokesperson for Passport Canada says it was an isolated mistake that led to the rejection of three Sikh childrens' passport photographs because they were wearing religious headgear. More...
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    Sikh News Sikh Passport Photos Rejected Because Of Headgear (CBC British Columbia)

    A Sikh family in Surrey is upset because passport Canada denied their children's passport applications. More...
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    Sikh News Sikh Name-change Letter Challenged On Facebook (CBC Edmonton)

    Sikh groups angry about a controversial government letter requesting name changes for Sikh immigrants have taken their fight to the popular social networking website Facebook. More...
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    Sikh News Sikh Name-change Letter Challenged On Facebook (CBC Calgary)

    Sikh groups angry about a controversial government letter requesting name changes for Sikh immigrants have taken their fight to the popular social networking website Facebook. More...
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    Sikh News Sikh Name-change Letter Challenged On Facebook (CBC Toronto)

    Sikh groups angry about a controversial government letter requesting name changes for Sikh immigrants have taken their fight to the popular social networking website Facebook. More...
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    Sikh News Sikh Name-change Letter Challenged On Facebook (CBC)

    Sikh groups angry about a controversial government letter requesting name changes for Sikh immigrants have taken their fight to the popular social networking website Facebook. More...
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    Sikh News Sikh Name-change Letter 'poorly Worded': Immigration Canada (CBC Toronto)

    An Immigration Canada letter that said people with the common Sikh surnames Singh or Kaur have to change their last names before coming to Canada was "poorly worded" and is not government policy, a spokeswoman from the department says. More...
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    Sikh News Sikh Name-change Letter 'poorly Worded': Immigration Canada (CBC)

    An Immigration Canada letter that said people with the common Sikh surnames Singh or Kaur have to change their last names before coming to Canada was "poorly worded" and is not government policy, a spokeswoman from the department says. More...
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    Sikh News Former Sikh Activist Sentence In Bank Robbery (CBC British Columbia)

    A prominent Sikh activist was sentenced to three years in a federal prison on Wednesday for robbing a bank in Surrey, B.C. More...
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    Sikh News Former Sikh Activist Sentence In Bank Robbery (CBC Via Yahoo! Canada News)

    Amrit Singh Rai, once a prominent Sikh activist, was sentenced to three years in a federal prison on Wednesday for robbing a bank in Surrey, B.C., last October. More...
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    Sikh News Sikh Group Slams Immigration Name Change Policy (CBC Toronto)

    A Sikh-Canadian group is slamming the long-standing immigration policy that forces people with the surname Singh or Kaur to change their last names. More...
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    Sikh News Sikh Group Slams Immigration Name Change Policy (CBC Calgary)

    A Sikh-Canadian group is slamming the long-standing immigration policy that forces people with the surname Singh or Kaur to change their last names. More...
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