Washington: Ahead of the Sep 23 UN Climate Summit in New York, Washington-based environmental organisation, EcoSikh has asked Sikhs to strengthen their connection to the Sikh faith through environmentalism and expand their political voice.
"We want to inspire the Sikh community to take...
One recent afternoon, two dozen teenagers stayed late at Hoover Middle School in Potomac, Md., for a presentation on Jewish culture. They tasted matzoh brittle, spun dreidels, colored Purim masks and watched a video of a rabbi blowing a ram’s horn.
Some clowned or texted, but one student...
Tories likely to pick Sikh to fight Thanet South
by Mary Louis
The father-of-two, 29, describes himself as an industrialist, diplomat and farmer.
He said: “I want to campaign to regenerate the area...
Brave Heart Women Fight to Ban Man-Camps, Which Bring Rape and Abuse
Mary Annette Pember
Traditionally, membership in the Dakota women’s Brave Heart Society required a formidable spirit. These women carried the dead warriors from the battlefield and tended to the funerary treatment of the...
ISRAELI BEDOUINS FIGHT RESETTLEMENT PLAN
BY MAX J. ROSENTHAL
Aug 1, 2:22 PM EDT
AL-SIRA, Israel (AP) -- Khalil Alamour's comfortable house in the Bedouin village of al-Sira boasts many things: a well-tended garden, a clutch of chickens, a complex home-built water...
China vows to step up fight against Dalai Lama
China's leading official in charge of religious groups and ethnic minorities has vowed to step up the fight against exiled Tibetan spiritual leader the Dalai Lama, as...
American Sikhs Fight for the Right for Turban on Duty
by James Dao
The Sikhs of India have for centuries cherished their rich military history...
Fight for respect to Sikh symbols may suffer: Experts
Tribune News Service
Amritsar, June 30
Even as the Sikh Gurdwara Parbandhak committee (SGPC) has ordered a probe into the assault on senior IAS officer Kahan Singh Pannu and “violation of Sikh maryada,” there is a...
As the Supreme Court of the United States heard oral arguments on two marriage equality cases just over a week ago, my partner and I watched the television set with bated breath. When the camera zoomed in on the steps of the Supreme Court, and LGBTQ Americans took...
Muslim Advocates Rally After Subway Pushing Death To Fight 'Climate Of Hostility'
NEW YORK -- A coalition of advocacy groups and political leaders held a rally on Tuesday linking the...
Punjab to fight drug addiction jointly with Art of Living
Saturday, 20 October 2012 16:40 - Monika Malik - Chandigarh
The Punjab Government will soon launch a joint venture with the Art of Living Foundation — a non-Government organisation — for helping the Punjabis to get rid of drug...
Diversity education needed to fight ignorance in our nation
Published: Tuesday, August 28, 2012, 12:45 AM
By Patriot-News Op-Ed
By Amarpreet Ghuman
During a time in which diversity and multiculturalism have never been more prevalent, in a country where individuals of a...
A UK trial is investigating whether a curry ingredient can improve the treatment of patients with advanced bowel cancer.
Scientists will supplement standard chemotherapy with pills containing curcumin, a compound found in the yellow curry spice turmeric.
Laboratory tests have suggested...
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Warsaw, Poland: A unique Court case is taking place in Poland of a Sikh taking the Polish Airport Security to Court for disgracing Sikh travellers passing through Poland.
The actions started in Oct 2009. Sikhs travelling through Polish airports were being told to remove their turbans for...
Bungled fight against graft
Sunday, 16 October 2011 17:10 JOGINDER SINGH - Daily Pioneer
While the Law Minister is pleading for ‘corrupt businessmen’, the Home Ministry is planning to crack down on the private sector. Clearly, there is a mismatch.
Perhaps there is something magical...
Turban-wearing peer vows to fight prejudice
By Sam Reeves
LONDON — The country's first turban-wearing Sikh peer has vowed to dispel prejudices about his religion that have increased in the wake of terrorist attacks on the West in the past decade.
Indarjit Singh, whose official title on...
Saturday July 30, 2011
I. J. Singh | New York, NY
What is a Just War, and How to Fight One
I had always thought of the 3-R’s as Reading, writing and arithmetic. Today they come to us with a new twist as Resistance, Rebellion and Revolution.
In a 1957 essay, Albert Camus had some pungent...