- FOX 6 MilwaukeeJul 31 03:37 PM
OAK CREEK — August 5th, 2015 marks the three-year anniversary of the shooting inside the Sikh Temple of Wisconsin in Oak Creek. On that tragic day, six people lost their lives, and four others were injured when Wade Page opened fire on a sunny Sunday morning. This weekend, memorial events are planned to honor the victims […]
- Sify NewsJul 30 09:38 PM
Chicago: The Sikh community in a major cityin the US state of Illinois will have their first Gurudwarasoon by converting a 30,000 square feet foreclosed buildingthat earlier served as a Baptist church. "The old building, which is sp
- IANS via Yahoo Maktoob NewsJul 31 03:43 AM
Washington, July 31 (IANS) A Sikh organisation will observe the annual day of seva (service) in 14 US cities on August 1 in the memory of those who were killed in the 2012 Wisconsin Sikh temple shooting. The Sikh Coalition -- a community-based organisation that works toward the realisation of civil and human rights -- will mark the third anniversary of the Oak Creek Gurdwara massacre in which ...
- FOX 6 MilwaukeeAug 01 06:37 PM
OAK CREEK — On August 5th, 2012, nearly three years ago, Wade Page opened fire inside the Sikh Temple of Wisconsin in Oak Creek — and six people lost their lives. Leading up to the anniversary of that tragic day, the Sikh community is honoring those impacted by what happened. A 48-hour prayer service began […]
- IANS via Yahoo Maktoob NewsJul 30 04:54 AM
Washington, July 30 (IANS) In a historical moment for the Sikh community in the US, a foreclosed building that used to be a Baptist church will be renovated as the first Sikh temple in Rockford, Illinois, media reported on Thursday. The building on Kishwaukee Street and 3rd Avenue in the Forest City will be renamed as Nanaksar Sikh Temple. "There is no temple in Rockford.
- DNA IndiaJul 31 05:00 AM
The International Basketball Federation must end its discrimination against Sikh players and allow them to play wearing a turban, a bipartisan group of 39 influential American lawmakers has demanded.
- AsiaOneJul 31 02:43 AM
THE Central Sikh Gurdwara held a football event on July 26 to commemorate the 159th death anniversary of soldier-saint Bhai Maharaj Singh. The Bhai Maharaj Inter Gurdwara Football Tournament 2015 saw more than 60 teams participating in six different categories - junior champs (for those aged 10 and below), boys under-14, boys under-18, men's open, men's veteran and women's open.
- The Huffington PostJul 31 04:34 PM
This Wednesday, Aug. 5, will mark three years since a shooting at a Sikh temple in Oak Creek, Wisconsin, claimed the lives of six worshippers. It was one of the deadliest mass killings at a house of worship, and the most recent one until the June 17 church shooting in Charleston, South Carolina. To commemorate the tragedy, Sikhs in 14 cities around the country are hosting community service ...
- CBC via Yahoo Canada NewsJul 31 05:01 AM
Dozens of young Sikhs from across North America are in Windsor this weekend to attend the 2015 International Sikh Youth Symposium. It takes place at the Gurdwara Khalsa Parkash on County Road 42, just east of the airport. "The symposium is to train our youth in an effort to express themselves properly, to explain the things in a nice flow, you know, to become good speakers," said Kuldeep Singh ...
- Press Trust of IndiaJul 31 03:58 AM
Washington, Jul 31 (PTI) The International Basketball Federation must end its discrimination against Sikh players and allow them to play wearing a turban, a bipartisan group of 39 influential American lawmakers has demanded.
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