Seattle Archdiocese To Pay $12 Million To Settle Sex Abuse Claims: Lawyer
Posted: 06/25/2014 6:22 am EDT Updated: 1 hour ago Print Article J PETER SARTAIN
By Eric M. Johnson
SEATTLE, June 25 (Reuters) - The Archdiocese of Seattle has agreed to pay about $12.125 million to 30...
Midwife found at airport after being ordered to pay $6.6 million over botched home birth
Akal Khalsa, who botched the delivery of a baby boy, leaving him severely disabled.
A midwife ordered by a court to pay $6.6 million to a boy who developed cerebral palsy as a result...
Ecuador To Sell China More Than Three Million Hextarces Of Pristine Amazonian Rainforest For Oil Development
Published 1, March 28...
1.3 Million Students Have Access to Sikh Studies in Schools
By Anju Kaur, SikhNN staff writer, Washington Bureau
Reporting from Bethesda, Maryland - At least 1.3 million grade-school students have...
More than a million expected to pay homage to Sikh martyrs (Chhote Sahibzade) at Fatehgarh Sahib
By BALJEET SINGH
Published: December 25, 2012
Endangered Spider Halts, Reroutes Construction of $15 Million Texas Highway
Source: YahooNews-Melissa Knowles
What do an endangered spider and highway construction have in common? Well, in San Antonio, Texas, the discovery of a Braken Bat Cave meshweaver , an eyeless spider named for the...
Primitive stoves kill two million each year
Research, education needed to lower instance of pneumonia and chronic lung disease: study
Agence France-Presse - October 15, 2011 3:07 AM
Primitive cooking stoves are used throughout half the world and kill more people each year - about two...
Man’s earliest ancestors lived nearly 2 million years ago
Sep 9, 2011- First Post
London: Palaeontologists have unearthed the remains of a primitive ape-like creature which they believe could be the man’s earliest ancestor that lived almost two million years ago.
The hominin, named...
Interesting article talks about 8.7 million species on earth. There is much talk in Eastern wisdom about 84 Lakh (Lakh/Lac = 100,000) species or 8.4 million species. What...
June 13, 2007
Infanticide, Abortion Responsible for 60 Million Girls Missing in Asia
Wednesday, June 13, 2007
By Sherry Karabin
There is a little-known battle for survival going in some parts of the world. Those at risk are baby girls, and the casualties are in the...
by ROHINI RAMAKRISHNAN
The documentary “One Million Snake Bites” sends out the message – that humans and snakes must learn to coexist.
Snakes move swiftly and people in crowded cities jostle each other…the documentary “One Million Snake Bites” (that was screened recently at Sathyam Cinemas to...
$4 MILLION MAN
A lawsuit brought by the state and Sikh religious leaders challenges salaries at food company Golden Temple
BY SHERRI BURI MCDONALD
Appeared in print: Thursday, May 12, 2011, page A1
Top executives at the Sikh-controlled Eugene food company Golden...
Audience of 3 Million Users Receiving Anti-Sikh Messages
Image attempting to link Sikhs to Terrorists
SALDEF has identified a disturbing trend on Facebook, the world’s most popular social networking site. Forty-five (45) Anti-Sikh or Anti-Turban pages are currently reaching a combined...
A century later, Punjab wants $150 million
from Canada for a historical wrong
By Fabian Dawson, The Province - July 3, 2010 10:02 AM
The Punjab state government in India is seeking close to $150 million dollars from Canada for turning back a shipload of South Asians, mostly Sikhs, from...
His liquid eyes, twin pools of innocence, have a sparkle that only children are blessed with. He speaks in a staccato burst, tripping over his words and lisps a current Bollywood hit with glee.
His toothy, impish grin belies the fact that while other children his age are either playing or being...
300 million Indians go hungry everyday! : Rediff.com Business
One piece of bread a day / Was all I had,
Sometimes I would break it in half,
Sometimes, I could make it toast,
My children's bellies full / My stomach churning,
I drank water / To calm the burning,
I had more than most /...
(Austin, Texas) February 12, 2010 ? Over the past 8 months, the Sikh Coalition has partnered with Texas Sikhs to press the state to include information on Sikhs in the mandatory state-wide public school curriculum.
After months of intense work, the Coalition is excited to report that a...
NOTE: This news item was carried on all the TV stations too !
Surrey temple fundraiser collects $1.5 million for Haitian relief
By Dan Ferguson - Surrey North Delta Leader
Published: January 21, 2010 4:00...
The New Jersey State Board of Education voted to adopt a statewide curriculum standard that includes Sikhism last week. The adoption also marks the first time the Coalition has worked with the community to persuade a state to adopt curriculum standards that include Sikhism.
The Sikh Coalition...
After five years of hollowing in the prison cells of Punjab, Nachhattar Singh has been able to prove his innocence.
It appears that Nachhattar Singh along with four others were framed with the murder or another Sikh Jagseer Singh, thirteen years ago, who is still alive and resurfaced in...