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Sikh student not allowed on bus for wearing kirpan

Last Updated: Thursday, October 17, 2013, 18:31

A Sikh student in the US was not allowed to board a bus because he was wearing a knife called kirpan, a symbol of his faith, media reported.

Canada: Quebec assembly bans kirpan; Sikhs angry

Last Updated: Thursday, February 10, 2011, 16:08

The kirpan is accommodated in Canada`s Parliament and the Supreme Court.

US school bans `kirpan`; Sikh community concerned

Last Updated: Thursday, January 06, 2011, 13:42

The Sikh community says kirpan symbolises their commitment to fighting evils.

Akshay Kumar`s fan gifts him family kirpan

Last Updated: Thursday, October 14, 2010, 18:33

Bollywood actor Akshay Kumar was touched when one of his Sikh fans presented him with his family kirpan (religious sword).

Californian state legislature passes `kirpan` Bill

Last Updated: Wednesday, September 02, 2009, 11:57

The Californian state legislature in the US has passed a landmark legislation to train law enforcement personnel about Sikhs and religious significance of `kirpans.