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Sikh student in US removed from soccer game for wearing turban

Sikh student in US removed from soccer game for wearing turban

Witnesses said the referee would not allow the player onto the field because he was wearing the turban in compliance with his Sikh faith.

Sep 29, 2017, 19:49 PM IST

Sikh student denied school enrolment in Australia for wearing turban

A five-year-old Sikh boy has been denied school enrolment in Australia for wearing turban as it does not align with its uniform policy, despite a landmark ruling in 2008 against a private institution on the issue.

Jan 17, 2017, 17:23 PM IST

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.

Jun 30, 2016, 15:27 PM IST
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.

Jun 06, 2016, 20:14 PM IST

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.

May 04, 2016, 12:00 PM IST

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.

May 02, 2016, 14:40 PM IST

Sikh-American teenager forced to remove turban at US airport: Report

A Sikh-American teenager who authored a book about bullying that the community faces in the US was forced to remove his turban at the Meadows Field Airport in Bakersfield, California, a media report has said.

Apr 20, 2016, 23:27 PM IST

UK overturns ban on Sikh turbans in workplaces

Sikhs across the UK will no longer face the prospect of disciplinary action for wearing turbans in workplaces after new rules come into force on Thursday.

Oct 01, 2015, 13:40 PM IST
Bravo! Sikh removes turban, saves youngsters from drowning in Punjab - Watch

Bravo! Sikh removes turban, saves youngsters from drowning in Punjab - Watch

In an incident that has touched the hearts of many, a 24-year-old Sikh set aside religious code by removing his turban to save four youths from drowning in a canal in Punjab.

Sep 30, 2015, 10:10 AM IST

New Zealand: Sikh samaritan awarded who removed turban to help wounded boy

A 22-year-old 'Sikh samaritan' in New Zealand, who made global headlines after he broke religious protocol by removing his turban to help a profusely bleeding child, was on Friday given a top police award for his act of "outstanding compassion and empathy".

Jul 03, 2015, 16:16 PM IST
Sikh barred from club over turban in New Zealand

Sikh barred from club over turban in New Zealand

A 30-year-old Sikh man working in New Zealand was barred from a club because of his turban, prompting him to lodge a complaint alleging religious discrimination.

Jun 18, 2015, 14:53 PM IST

DNA: AIIMS doctor removes both kidneys of minor, claims she had only one

Defying his own hospital’s report, which showed complications in one of the kidneys of a six-year-old girl, a doctor at AIIMS allegedly removed both the kidneys and later claimed that the patient h

May 25, 2015, 23:58 PM IST

DNA: Sikh man in New Zealand removed his turban to help injured kid

A Sikh man removed his turban in order to help a young boy who was bleeding after an accident in New Zealand's Auckland.

May 25, 2015, 23:56 PM IST

Sikh man rewarded for cradling injured boy's head with turban

A Sikh man from India, who made international headlines after he broke religious protocol by removing his turban to help a profusely bleeding child in New Zealand, has been presented with a truckload of new furniture for his sparsely decorated flat by a TV station.

May 25, 2015, 00:37 AM IST

Sikh who removed turban to help wounded boy lauded worldwide

A young Sikh from India who did not hesitate to break religious protocol by removing his turban to help an injured child bleeding profusely after an accident in New Zealand`s largest city of Auckland has earned worldwide praise.

May 17, 2015, 17:00 PM IST

Sikh removes turban to help bleeding child in New Zealand

 A 22-year-old Sikh man broke religious protocol by removing his turban to help a profusely bleeding child following a road accident in New Zealand, garnering praise for his humanitarian effort, a media report said on Saturday.

May 16, 2015, 23:23 PM IST

Sikh breaks religious protocol to help injured child

 A young Sikh did not hesitate to break religious protocol by removing his turban to help an injured child bleeding profusely after an accident in New Zealand`s largest city of Auckland, media reports said on Saturday.

May 16, 2015, 19:49 PM IST

Wearing of helmet optional for Sikh women: Delhi HC told

The Delhi government on Wednesday informed the high court here that it has made wearing of helmet optional for Sikh women while driving a two-wheeler or riding pillion.

Nov 26, 2014, 17:48 PM IST

US Sikhs, lawmakers protest basketball ban on turbans

Two US lawmakers, including the lone Indian-American Congressman, have joined Sikh community groups in protesting the world basketball body FIBA's delay in reviewing the discriminatory policy against Sikh basketball players who wear turbans.

Aug 29, 2014, 11:30 AM IST

`End ban on Sikh basketball players with turbans`

A coalition of US lawmakers Tuesday urged the International Basketball Federation (FIBA) to end its discriminatory policy against Sikh basketball players who wear turbans, an important article of their faith.

Aug 20, 2014, 10:05 AM IST