Sikh footballers cleared to wear turbans in Quebec
Quebec officials appeared to suggest Saturday that the controversy was the fault of ambiguity in the wording of the FIFA rules on headgear.
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I was a Sikh kid and I loved the game. Rescind the headcovering ban
The Canadian Soccer Association’s recent suspension of the QSF may certainly help in pressuring the provincial soccer federation to remove its turban ban.
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Canadian Conflict Grows Out of Quebec Soccer Federation’s Ban on Turbans
The newest intersection of soccer and cultural controversy has an unusual address — Canada.
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Young Sikh soccer player hopes to play on a real field
Aneel Samra took up the Quebec Soccer Federation on its suggestion that he play in his own backyard. It didn't work out very well.
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Local Sikh community celebrates Khalsa Day
Windsor's Festival Plaza was a sea of mostly yellow and marigolds on Sunday as hundreds of Sikhs gathered to celebrate the 314th birthday of their religion.
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GTA Sikh Marathon attracts young and old
“We are asking people to come out for the marathon. We want to motivate not only young persons from our Sikh community but children from other communities as well. You can walk or run,” said Jeev Singh.
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Life In The Pacific Northwest Sikh Community
The first well-known record of Sikhs visiting the Pacific Northwest was in 1897 when Hong Kong-based Sikh soldiers from the British Empire traveled through Canada on the way home from Queen Victoria’s Diamond Jubilee in London.
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Calgary Sikhs hit the streets for annual parade ~ A pictorial
Calgary's Sihk community flooded the streets in a Technicolour display of pride for an annual parade and festival commemorating the celebration of equality, freedom and justice for all.
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Abbotsford's Sikh numbers nearly double over last decade
The figures are among the data released by the federal agency from the 2011 National Household Survey, the voluntary collection of statistics that replaced the mandatory census.
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Top Canadian political leaders join over 80,000 Sikhs at Toronto
As the decorated lead vehicle carrying the holy Guru Granth pulls in, Toronto’s annual Vaisakhi or Khalsa Parade culminates into a big rally at the city’s heart at Nathan Phillips Square. Panj Piaras who led the Khalsa Parade given prominence at the stage.
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