Sikh doctor 'hurt' by Quebec's proposal to ban religious symbols in public workplaces
Quebec will lose public employees including doctors if the government insists on banning religious symbols in the workplace, says a physician from Montreal’s Sikh community.
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Nobel Prize winner Rabindranath Tagore visited Sikh temple during Vancouver visit
Tagore adored Sikhism - didn't he suggest that the point of unity for Hindus and Moslems in a united, free India should be a common admiration the Sikhs - so if he did sleep in the basement of the gurdwara, it was by choice, a great spiritual poet's gesture of faith and love, an act of inspiration, not oppression...
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Want to see a 98-year-old sprint?
"I feel very happy with how it went," Man Kaur, a 98-year-old athlete from India, added through her son and translator.
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Research paying off
With only one year left to go until its funding runs out, the Thunder Bay Agricultural Research Station is showing the fruits of its labour in an effort to secure more provincial backing.
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Canada Day, the Turban Way
University of Waterloo Sikh Student Association celebrated Canada Day by crowning students and University Personnel with Turbans...
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Reaching Out to Parents & Professionals
SikhRI Canada hosted a busy week of presentations and interviews in the BC-area from 26 June – 3 July. Programming focused on parenting and families and also on Sikh professionals.
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Sikh community condemns vandalism at Surrey Hindu temple, hate crime or not
If the recent act of vandalism against a Surrey Hindu temple turns out to be a hate crime, it will only make the local community stronger.
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Sikh Community reaches out to serve in aftermath of Calgary floods
The Sikh community of Calgary and the World Sikh Organization of Canada have been reaching out to serve in the aftermath of severe flooding in the city.
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World Sikh Organization of Canada works with fraser Health to prepare Sikh Faith resources
In a press statement by the World Sikh Organization of Canada (WSO) has announced, in partnership with the Fraser Health Authority, the launch of a compendium on the Sikh faith and best practices for Sikh patients.
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Quebec’s turban panic epitomized its two great collective neuroses: cultural insecurity and separatism
In the grand scheme of world events, the Quebec Soccer Federation’s short-lived ban on turbans may not seem like much. But this controversy is symbolic...
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