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US man charged with hate crime for attacking Sikh

Thursday, 21/08/2014

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NEW YORK: A 55-year-old man has been charged with hate crime for calling a Sikh man ‘Osama’ and intentionally hitting him with pick-up truck and dragging his body along. He faces up to 25 years in prison, if convicted.

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US gurdwaras to launch campaign to improve Sikhs image

Thursday, 21/07/2014

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WASHINGTON: Amidst increasing incidents of hate crimes against Sikhs, Gurdwaras in the US have decided to launch an intensive national campaign running into USD 5 million to improve the image of the community in America.

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Afghan Sikh stowaways claim asylum in UK

Wednesday, 20/08/2014

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LONDON: The group of 35 Afghan Sikh stowaways found in a container in Essex on a ship that arrived from Belgium on Saturday have claimed asylum in Britain, while the police on Tuesday identified one member of the group who died as Meet Singh Kapoor, 40.

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US man arrested for mowing down Sikh

Wednesday, 20/08/2014

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NEW YORK: A 55-year-old man has been arrested here on the charges of calling a Sikh man a ‘terrorist’ and mowing him down with his pick-up truck, in an apparent hate crime.

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New Yorker held for mowing down Sikh

Wednesday, 20/08/2014

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New York : A 55-year-old man has been arrested on charges that he called a Sikh man a "terrorist" and mowing him down with his pick-up truck, in an apparent hate crime.

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Jaitley in ‘rape’ remark row

Saturday, 23/08/2014

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New Delhi: Finance Minister Arun Jaitley was on Friday at the centre of a row over his “small rape incident” remark with attack being mounted on him from various quarters even as he said he had not referred to any particular case and that he had no intention of trivialising any crime.

 

NRI NEWS

Sham marriages - Centre mulls tougher law to nail accused NRIs

Monday, 01/09/2014

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Chandigarh : With the process of extraditing a wanted criminal or repatriating an illegal immigrant to his home country taking decades and limited to hardened criminals, the Centre is trying to find means to shorten the process besides bringing NRIs accused of fraudulent or sham marriages under its purview.