Tag Archives: Sikhs In US
US Deports Indian Origin Sikh Man Who Has Been In Country For Two Decades
An Indian man who fled persecution in his country and has been in the US for nearly two decades was detained in California after losing his latest appeal over a deportation order. Gurmukh Singh, who is married to an American citizen and has two US-born daughters, was taken into custody yesterday ..
US Army To Let Sikhs Wear Turbans, Karas, Keep Beards
In another milestone for Sikhs, US Army commanders have been ordered to allow those of the faith to wear turbans, karas and keep their beards. Army Secretary Eric Fanning on Wednesday signed the order that said: "The soldier's brigade-level commander will approve a request for a religious accommo..