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    New Jersey Governor Christie Nominates Gurbir Singh Grewal Bergen County Prosecutor

    Christie nominates assistant U.S. attorney to replace John Molinelli as Bergen County prosecutor BY JOHN C. ENSSLIN AND MONSY ALVARADO http://www.northjersey.com/news/Christie_nominates_assistant_US_Attorney_to_replace_Molinelli_as_Bergen_County_Prosecutor.html Governor Christie...
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    USA California Governor Considering Reward In Elk Grove Shooting

    by Avneet kaur Sikhs in Elk Grove, California, are still awaiting Governor Jerry Brown’s decision on posting a reward for information leading to an arrest in connection with the shooting deaths of two elderly Sikh men on March 4. Seven months have passed since Surinder Singh, 67, and...
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    USA Arizona Governor Vetoes Bill Seeking Removal Of Name Of Sikh Victim Of 9/11 From State Memorial

    ARIZONA: Governor of Arizona, Jan Brewer invited the family of Balbir Singh Sodhi’s, America’s first victim of hate-crime after 9/11, to her office and vetoed the House Bill number 2230 in their presence which would have removed Sodhi’s name from state memorial built to mark the tragedy of 9/11...
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    USA California Governor Attends Opening Of Largest US Sikh Temple

    CA gov attends opening of largest US Sikh temple The nation's largest Sikh temple is now open in San Jose following a $20 million expansion. Gov. Jerry Brown and San Jose Mayor Chuck Reed attended Sunday's open house of the Sikh Gurdwara-San Jose, along with clergy from other faiths...
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    USA California Governor And AG Opposing Sikh Civil Rights Group

    The newly elected California Governor and the Attorney General are opposing the civil and economic rights of Sikh-Americans to work as prison officers in the state, a rights groups has alleged. "The State's decision to not just tolerate but to support this violation of civil rights is...
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    S Asia On Twitter, Glimpses Of A Slain Pakistani Governor's War On Religious Fanatics

    On Twitter, Glimpses of a Slain Pakistani Governor’s War on Religious ‘Fanatics’ By ROBERT MACKEY Updated | 1:32 p.m. As my colleagues Salman Masood and Carlotta Gall report, the governor of Pakistan’s Punjab province, Salman Taseer, was shot and killed by one of his guards on Tuesday...
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    S Asia Panjab (Pakistan) Governor Salman Taseer Assassinated In Islamabad

    The influential governor of Pakistan's Punjab province, Salman Taseer, has died after being shot by one of his bodyguards in the capital, Islamabad. Mr Taseer, a senior member of the Pakistan People's Party, was shot when getting into his car at a market. Interior Minister...
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    India Sikh Delegation Meets Kashmir Governor

    A delegation of the All India Shiromani Akali Dal leaders today met governor NN Vohra at Raj Bhavan here and discussed the situation in Kashmir Valley and issues relating to welfare of the Sikh community. The six-member delegation, led by S Jaswant Singh Maan, demanded measures for...
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    UK University Founder And Long-time Governor Honoured For Service

    University founder and long-time governor honoured for service THE founder of the World Sikh University in Harrow has been given an OBE for his services to education. Dr Sukhbir Singh Kapoor said he was “thrilled” when he heard he had been named in the Queen's Birthday Honours List...
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    United Sikhs Oregon Governor Signs Legislation Ending 87-year-old Ban On Religious Dress For Public School Teache

    Sikh Advocacy Organizations Join Together to End the Ban on Sikh Teachers in Oregon Oregon Governor Signs Legislation Ending 87-year-old Ban on Religious Dress for Public School Teachers Sikh Advocacy Organizations Join Together to End the Ban on Sikh Teachers in Oregon After...
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    Sikh Coalition Oregon Governor Poised To End Sikh Teacher Ban

    Oregon Governor Poised to End Sikh Teacher Ban Your Voices Made a Difference [ https://secure.groundspring.org/dn/index.php?aid=2563 ] March 29, 2010 (Washington, DC) - One month after Oregon's legislature voted by landslide margins to end the state's 87-year-old ban on religious...
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    SALDEF Tell The Oregon Governor To Allow Sikhs To Teach

    Tell the Oregon Governor to Allow Sikhs to Teach We need your help. After Oregon's Legislature passed a law in February repealing a 1920s statute banning the wearing of religious garb by public school teachers, House Bill 3686 is among the remaining few bills still awaiting signature...
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    Sikh News California Governor Vetoes 'kirpan' Bill

    California Governor vetoes 'kirpan' bill Washington: A bill to educate law enforcement officers about the religious significance of 'kirpans' has been vetoed by California Governor Arnold Schwarzenegger, who found it "unnecessary," drawing angry reaction from the Sikh community in the US...
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    Sikh News Punjab Governor Promotes Development Of Dairy Industry (Asia Pulse Via Yahoo!7 News)

    Governor of Punjab, Lt. Gen. (Retd) Khalid Maqbool said that health and prosperity can be brought into every home in Pakistan by providing pure milk through the adoption of a modern milk processing system and the best breeding of cattle. More...
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    Sikh News PUNJAB GOVERNOR PROMOTES DEVELOPMENT OF DAIRY INDUSTRY (Asia Pulse Via Yahoo!7 Financ

    Retail **Governor of Punjab, Lt. Gen. (Retd) Khalid Maqbool said that health and prosperity can be brought into every home in Pakistan by providing pure milk through the adoption of a modern milk processing system and the best breeding of cattle. More...
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    Sikh News Punjab Governor Rodrigues To Deliver Talk On Resurgent India (IANS Via Yahoo! India N

    New Delhi, Oct 23 (IANS) Punjab Governor Gen. (retd) S.F. Rodrigues will deliver the 12th Field Marshal K.M. Cariappa Memorial Lecture on 'Resurgent India - The Way Ahead' here on Wednesday. More...
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    Sikh News Punjab Minister To Governor: 'our Toilets Stink!' (IANS Via Yahoo! India News)

    Chandigarh, Aug 2 (IANS) Punjab's Transport Minister Mohan Lal has told state Governor and Chandigarh Administrator S.F. Rodrigues about his harrowing experience in the stinking and clogged toilets at the city's premier bus stand - the inter-state bus terminus (ISBT). More...
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    Sikh News Political Parties Would Get Fair Chance In Elections: Governor Punjab (The Pakistan L

    LAHORE: Governor Punjab Khalid Maqbool said that every political party would get a fair chance in forthcoming elections and now it’s up to political parties whether they want to cooperate. More...
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    Sikh News Sialkot Int'l Airport To Help Increase Exports: Punjab Governor (Asia Pulse Via Yahoo

    SIALKOT, June 14 Asia Pulse - Punjab Governor Lt.Gen (Rtd) Khalid Maqbool has said that the timely completion of the private sector's mega project of Sialkot International Airport will help double exports to US$2 billion. More...
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    Sikh News Sialkot Int'l Airport To Help Increase Exports: Punjab Governor (Asia Pulse Via Yahoo

    Punjab Governor Lt.Gen (Rtd) Khalid Maqbool has said that the timely completion of the private sector's mega project of Sialkot International Airport will help double exports to US$2 billion. More...
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