New racial profiling guidelines flawed, misleading: US Sikhs

Sikhs Americans have rejected new racial profiling guidelines of the US government alleging that the rules are flawed and misleading.

TV ad shows Sikhs as vibrant part of US` cultural tapestry

A 30-second ad featuring Sikh actor Waris Ahluwalia along side the images of Sikhs around the US is being telecast by a leading cable here to show the community as a vibrant part of America`s cultural tapestry.

Hagel to consider requests of allowing Sikhs in Army: Pentagon

US Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel will consider requests being made by over 120 lawmakers on allowing Sikhs to serve in the armed forces without any compromise of their religious identity.

Sikh hate crime case: Maximum punishment sought for attacker

Jamie Larson, 49, had pleaded guilty in June this year in US District Court in Seattle to a federal hate crime relating to a racially-motivated assault of the 50-year-old Sikh man who works as a taxi cab driver.

Sikh driver in US called "terrorist" by police

A Sikh truck driver in the US has alleged that traffic police in Mississippi called him a "terrorist" and a county judge later humiliated him by describing his turban as "that rag."

US Sikhs plan peaceful rites to mark Wisconsin gurdwara shooting

Twelve months ago, a white supremacist walked into a Milwaukee-area Sikh temple and opened fire on worshippers.

Michelle Obama meets Oak Creek gurdwara victims

Michelle Obama met the family members Oak Creek gurdwara shootout victims on the sidelines of Guru Nanak Jayanti celebrations in the White House.

Obama greets Sikhs on Guru Nanak Jayanti

US President Barack Obama greeted the Sikh community on the birth anniversary of Sikhism founder Guru Nanak Dev.

US Sikhs welcome Obama message on Diwali

The Sikh community in US has welcomed Obama`s Diwali greetings praising their resilience in the August shooting at a gurdwara in Wisconsin.

US resolution against hate crimes targeting Sikhs moved

A bipartisan group of lawmakers has introduced a resolution in the US House of Representatives seeking action on hate crimes against Sikh-American community.

US Sikhs leave bullet hole to mark mass shooting

The waist-high bullet hole in a door jamb near the main prayer room was left as a memorial to the six slain worshippers.