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Sikh man plays hero, saves drowning girl using turban in Canada's Kamloops

Avtar Hothi, a 65-year-old farmer from Kamloops, British Columbia, used his turban to save a teen who had fallen into the cold waters of North Thompson River.

Sikh-Americans fear backlash after Orlando shooting

Omar Mateen, an Afghan-origin gunman who carried an assault rifle and a pistol into the gay club in Orlando and killed 50 people, was later shot dead by the police.

Wind up your SIT to ensure justice to Sikhs: Arvind Kejriwal to Centre

Wind up your SIT to ensure justice to Sikhs: Arvind Kejriwal to Centre

The 1984 riots left some 3,000 innocent Sikhs dead, mostly in Delhi.

Heart warming! Sikh uses turban to rescue drowning dog – Watch

Heart warming! Sikh uses turban to rescue drowning dog – Watch

In a soul-stirring incident, a Sikh, who did not know how to swim, used his turban to rescue a drowning dog.

Khalistan terror camp running in Canada to attack Punjab; Justin Trudeau govt alerted

Khalistan terror camp running in Canada to attack Punjab; Justin Trudeau govt alerted

Hardeep Nijjar, the operational head of Khalistan Terror Force (KTF), is a baptized Sikh staying in Surrey since 1995 on Canadian passport. 

Sikh preacher Ranjit Singh Dhadrianwale shot at in Ludhiana

Sikh preacher Ranjit Singh Dhadrianwale shot at in Ludhiana

According to the initial reports, the attack took place when Dhadrianwale was going to Isewal village when the attackers, who were believed to be about forty in number, opened fire at the convoy. 

Those who smoke, drink can't vote in SGPC polls; President gives nod to law

Those who smoke, drink can't vote in SGPC polls; President gives nod to law

Those who trim or shave beard and hair, smoke or drink alcohol cannot vote in the elections to Sikh religious bodies, with President Pranab Mukherjee giving assent to a bill passed recently by Parliament.

Disgracing Sikh's turban: Five blasphemy accused get bail in Pakistan

 A Pakistani court has granted bail to the five accused who were arrested on blasphemy charges on the complaint of a Sikh youth for publicly disgracing his turban.

Blasphemy case for 'desecrating' Sikh man's turban in Pakistan

 Five employees of a transport company and the owner of a bus terminal were booked under blasphemy law for desecrating a Sikh passenger's turban in Pakistan's Punjab province, the media reported on Monday.

Sikhs are not supporters of 'Osama Bin Laden': Delhi Gurdwara Management body

Sikhs are not supporters of 'Osama Bin Laden': Delhi Gurdwara Management body

Demanding stern action from the Canadian Government against those responsible for attacking a Sikh man in Quebec, the Delhi Sikh Gurdwara Management Committee (DSGMC) on Sunday called for worldwide campaigns to make people aware that Sikhs are a peaceful community and not supporters of `Osama Bin Laden`.

Watch: I have more Sikh ministers than PM Modi, says Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau

Watch: I have more Sikh ministers than PM Modi, says Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau

Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau has said that he has more Sikh ministers in his cabinet than his Indian counterpart Narendra Modi. 

US lawmakers letter to PM Modi expressing concern over violence unfortunate: India

US lawmakers letter to PM Modi expressing concern over violence unfortunate: India

The government on Monday described as "unfortunate" a letter written by 34 US lawmakers to Prime Minister Narendra Modi expressing concern over violence against religious minorities in India.

Sikh comedian forced to remove turban at US airport

Turbans are mandatory in public for Sikh men, and are worn to protect the hair, as well as to convey a sense of identity.

Vir Das’s look for new film will stun you! See pic to believe it!

Vir Das’s look for new film will stun you! See pic to believe it!

Das took to Twitter to share a picture of his from the film ‘31st October’

'Barack Obama to look into removing curbs on Sikhs in US military'

US President Barack Obama has promised Sikhs to look into their demand to allow them to serve in the American military "without restrictions" on their articles of faith like growing a beard and wearing a turban, according to a prominent community organisation.

Boy's joke about bomb leads him to prison

A 12-year-old boy was kept behind the bars for joking to a classmate that he has a bomb in his backpack, the boy`s cousin wrote in a Facebook post this week.

Elderly Sikh plane passenger mocked, labelled Bin Laden in US

An elderly Sikh man in the US was filmed while sleeping on a flight by a co-passenger who posted the video online with a title 'Would You Feel Safe and a description that says "flying with bin laden."

Sikh woman in US had to show her breast pump to prove she's not a terrorist

Sikh woman in US had to show her breast pump to prove she's not a terrorist

In an emotional Facebook post, Valarie Kaur shares that she was boarding a plane to Los Angeles when a white man behind her in line raised concerns over her behaviour.

Guru Nanak Jayanti: Here’s how it is celebrated

Guru Nanak Jayanti: Here’s how it is celebrated

This year, the auspicious birth anniversary of Guru Nanak is on November 25 as per the Gregorian calendar.

Sikh-Canadian falsely pictured as terrorist condemns media

 A Sikh-Canadian, who was shown as a terrorist behind Paris attacks in a photoshopped picture, has slammed those responsible for circulating the "false image", saying people are playing into the hands of the terrorists by painting entire faiths with the same brushstroke.