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  1. spnadmin

    USA Federal Way Man Sentenced For Hate-crime Beating Of Sikh Cab Driver

    Federal Way man sentenced for hate-crime beating of Sikh cab driver http://www.federalwaymirror.com/news/235263941.html A Federal Way man was sentenced Tuesday morning in U.S. District Court to 40 months in prison for savagely beating a Sikh cab driver while making racist...
  2. Ishna

    Pacific Husband And Wife Jailed For Attacking Sikh Taxi Driver And Ripping Off His Turban

    A HUSBAND and wife will spend nine months in jail for attacking a Sikh taxi driver in Darwin who was racially abused, punched and had his turban ripped off his head. Justice Stephen Southwood sentenced Angeline Kim Sollitt, 44, and Michael John Arbouin, 40 for the "unprovoked" and "...
  3. spnadmin

    World Sikh Bus Driver Wins Right To Wear Turban In Vantaa

    Sikh bus driver wins right to wear turban in Vantaa http://yle.fi/uutiset/sikh_bus_driver_wins_right_to_wear_turban_in_vantaa/6708848 The Ombudsman for Minorities has hailed the decision as a move toward greater diversity in Finnish workplaces. A bus company’s ban on a driver’s use...
  4. Inderjeet Kaur

    USA Federal Hate Crime Indictment Filed In 'savage' Attack On Cab Driver

    Feds indict alleged anti-Muslim bigot on hate crime charge Federal prosecutors take up case against Federal Way man accused in attack on Sikh driver BY LEVI PULKKINEN, SEATTLEPI.COM STAFF A Federal Way man accused of viciously beating a Sikh cab driver while shouting anti-Muslim slurs...
  5. Archived_Member16

    Canada Vancouver Truck Driver Sentenced To Life In Indian Prison For Killing His Wife

    Vancouver truck driver sentenced to life in Indian prison for killing his wife By Sam Cooper, The ProvinceJune 10, 2012 Manjit Badyal (L) was sentenced to life imprisonment in India for the contract killing of his wife, Kuldeep Badyal (R) in 2009, when she was shot dead on her...
  6. spnadmin

    USA Life: An Italian American Sikh Female Taxi Driver In NYC

    Enjoy the great video with this thread. She looks and dresses like a traditional Indian woman, yet she speaks with an American-Italian Brooklyn accent. Maria Provenzano Singh is also one of the few women cab drivers in New York City. Recently, a young man pulled out a gun at the end of...
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    India Truck Driver Refuses To Pay Bribe, Beaten To Death

    http://www.ndtv.com/article/india/truck-driver-refuses-to-pay-bribe-beaten-to-death-136351 Rajneesh Madhok
  8. spnadmin

    USA Police: Sikh Cab Driver Beaten In Robbery Not A Hate Crime

    by Will Frampton SACRAMENTO, CA - An overnight attack on a cab driver in the Arden area is under investigation by police, but they say the attack was not a hate crime. The cab driver, who is a member of the Sikh community, told police one of his late-night passengers beat him up and robbed...
  9. spnadmin

    USA Man Withdraws Guilty Plea In Cab Driver Beating

    By Anju Kaur, SikhNN staff writer, Washington Bureau Posted: Wednesday, April 06, 2011 | 12:11 am In a surprising twist to a hate crime case, a California man who previously pleaded guilty of assaulting taxi driver Harbhajan Singh, told the court Friday that he plans to change his plea...
  10. spnadmin

    USA Hate Crime Conviction In Attack On Sikh Cab Driver

    Hate Crime Conviction in Attack on Sikh Cab Driver By - indiawest.com March 17, 2011 01:35:00 PM SACRAMENTO, Calif. — Two assailants involved in the brutal attack of Harbhajan Singh here last November (I-W, Dec. 10) admitted Mar. 7 to committing a hate crime against the 56-year-old Sikh...
  11. spnadmin

    SALDEF SALDEF Applauds Hate Crime Conviction In Attack Of Sikh American Cab Driver

    Press release received by email SALDEF Applauds Hate Crime Conviction in Attack of Sikh American Cab Driver...
  12. spnadmin

    USA ADL Condemns Attack On Sikh Cab Driver

    SAN FRANCISCO, Nov. 30, 2010 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Anti-Defamation league (ADL) is urging law enforcement to thoroughly investigate the attack on a Sikh cab driver in Sacramento, CA. Harbhajan Singh was attacked on November 29 after picking up a fare. The assailants reportedly made...
  13. spnadmin

    SALDEF Sacramento Cab Driver Severely Beaten (SALDEF Press Release)

    November 29, 2010: Earlier today, the Sikh American Legal Defense and Education Fund (SALDEF) called on local authorities and the FBI to initiate a hate crime investigation into a vicious attack on a Sikh American cab driver in Sacramento, who was allegedly called Osama bin Laden as he was...
  14. K

    India Delhi Driver Drugs, Rapes, Films Employer's Children

    http://www.hindustantimes.com/Delhi-driver-drugs-rapes-films-employer-s-children/Article1-601597.aspx Three siblings — a 12-year-old girl and her 10- and seven-year-old...
  15. K

    The Taxi Driver Who Doubled As A Bounty Hunter-Muslim Girl's Name Changed Into Sikh One

    On the face of it, Zakir was simply a veteran taxi driver and a popular member of the community in Bradford. Few customers would have realised that behind his bubbly exterior he provided another, much more sinister service. For around £5,000, Zakir would track down women and girls who had run...
  16. spnadmin

    India Punjab To Take Up With WB Govt, Issue Of Arresting Sikh Driver For Attempt To Murder Mamta Banerjee

    Wednesday, 18 August 2010 By Satinder Bains CHANDIGARH: Punjab government is likely to take up the issue of arrest of a Sikh truck driver hailing from state with the West Bengal Government. The driver Gurjant Singh hailing from Sangrur district was arrested on charge of attempt to murder...
  17. K

    M&M Project Puts Women In Driver's Seat

    MUMBAI: A few months ago, R Shekhar, headman of Nachinampatti village in Harur taluka, about 220 km from Coimbatore in Tamil Nadu, was handed an uncommon recruiting assignment. Mahindra & Mahindra (M&M) wanted to teach women how to drive tractors and it wanted his help in enlisting women...
  18. Admin

    Former Driver Is A Lecturer At A College Now

    Attur (TN): Over two decades ago he was a driver to APJ Abdul Kalam. Now he is a lecturer in a college here, thanks to the inspirational pep-talks he used to get from the former president. Kathiresan, 47, joined as lecturer in Arignar Anna Government Arts College on August 6 after completing...
  19. AdsKhalsa

    Sikh News Attack On Indian Sikh Driver In Oz

    CCTV Footage CCTV footage: Attack on Indian driver in Oz-News-VIDEOS-The Times of India
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    Sikh News Sikh Taxi Driver Assaulted In Seattle (Hindustan Times)

    Sikh students will be allowed to carry kirpans following a recommendation by a parliamentary committee in Australia. In what the police say may have been a hate crime, a Sikh taxi driver was brutally assaulted in Seattle by a passenger. More...