A man was slashed in the face with a kirpan -- a ceremonial religious knife -- after an altercation at a Gurdwara in New Zealand, media reported.
An Indian-American Sikh has settled a five-year-old federal lawsuit that alleged she was fired from for her job here for insisting on wearing a 'kirpan' to work.
A US court here has dismissed criminal charges against a Sikh man for carrying a kirpan to a city airport.
An American Sikh man has been denied permission to carry a `kirpan` or ceremonial dagger while serving on a jury by a California court.
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.
The kirpan is accommodated in Canada`s Parliament and the Supreme Court.
The Sikh community says kirpan symbolises their commitment to fighting evils.
The Californian state legislature in the US has passed a landmark legislation to train law enforcement personnel about Sikhs and religious significance of `kirpans.
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