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First turban-wearing Sikh elected to House of Commons

Tanmanjeet Singh Dhesi became the first turban-wearing Sikh to be elected to the British parliament’s House of Commons, results from the mid-term general elections showed on Friday. Dhesi won from the Slough constituency. Dhesi hails from Jalandhar in Punjab, India, where he
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Britain elects first female Sikh MP

Source: Metro Congratulations to Preet Kaur for becoming the first female Sikh MP to have been elected to parliament. Preet Kaur Gill, 44, will represent Birmingham Edgbaston. An ‘historic’ event in an election where Labour did much better than many had expected and

Jaspreet Kaur wins AWA Awards 2017

Source:  A history teacher from St Marylebone School in London bowled over judges with poetry to clinch the Arts & Culture award at the Asian Women of Achievement (AWA) Awards 2017. Jaspreet Sangha, better known as ‘Behind the Netra’ for

Jasvir Singh, receives OBE from Prince William, Duke of Cambridge

Founding Chair of City Sikhs, Jasvir Singh, receives OBE from Prince William, Duke of Cambridge The founding Chair of City Sikhs, Jasvir Singh, has received an OBE from Prince William, Duke of Cambridge,for services to faith communities and social cohesion in
Singh has even appeared in YouTube videos with James Franco and Seth Rogen and made it onto the staple all-American late night talk show Jimmy Fallon Getty Images

Lilly Singh makes Youtuber millionaire’s club

Lilly Singh: How a 28-year old Canadian rapped and vlogged her way into the Youtuber millionaire’s club From initially making videos to help her depression, to now appearing on videos with Michelle Obama and James Franco, to becoming the highest-paid female

Khushi Kaur wins bronze award for her blog at heres digital awards

THE online achievements of businesses, charities and schools across Hertfordshire have been celebrated at the second Hertfordshire Digital Awards. Accolades across 15 categories including “Website”, “Blog” and “Use of Social Media for Business” were presented to deserving organisations at the University

Forgiveness is not forgetting, forgiveness is freedom from hate

Valarie Kaur gives a passionate speech about the revolutionary love… at the 2015 Parliament of World’s Religions in Salt Lake City, Utah. “Our love can and will remake this world.”. “Forgiveness is not forgetting, forgiveness is freedom from hate” Source: Sikh

Poet Rupi Kaur’s Milk and Honey sells more than half a million copies

Source: The Gurdian – By Alison Flood The “Instapoet” Rupi Kaur’s originally self-published collection Milk and Honey has sold more than half a million copies in the US and is into its 16th printing, according to its publisher. Known as an Instapoet

Jus reign talks airport drama

Jus reign talks airport drama, twitter feud & dealing with racism growing up Jassmeet singh talks about growing up in guelph, canada. How he dealt with bullying and racism as well as what his family did to preserve their culture and

Indo-Candian Sikh MP becomes Canada’s 1st woman House leader

Source: The latest development makes her the first woman in Canadian history to hold the job of guiding government legislation through Parliament and replaces Dominic LeBlanc. Indo-Canadian Sikh MP Bardish Chagger has been named as the new Leader of the