Turban ban

Britain to lift turban ban at high-risk workplaces

Britain is set to scrap a ban on turbans at high-risk workplaces next week, a move that some Sikh groups see as a "sweetener" to deal with the fallout of the Margaret Thatcher government`s alleged role in Operation Bluestar in 1984.

Jan 25, 2014, 20:42 PM IST

Quebec soccer body reverses its turban ban

In a big relief for the Sikh community, the Quebec Soccer Federation (QSF) has been forced to withdraw its turban ban on Sikh footballers.

Jun 17, 2013, 18:32 PM IST

Quebec soccer body reverses its turban ban

In a big relief for the Sikh community, the Quebec Soccer Federation (QSF) has been forced to withdraw its turban ban on Sikh footballers.

Jun 17, 2013, 17:59 PM IST

Ban on Sikh turban on soccer field denounced

Three Indo-Canadian members of Parliament have denounced the ban on Sikhs from wearing the turban while playing football in the Canadian province of Quebec.

Jun 13, 2013, 14:18 PM IST

Turban ban prompts suspension of Quebec Federation

The Canadian Soccer Association says it has suspended a provincial association over its refusal to let turban-wearing children play.

Jun 11, 2013, 14:35 PM IST