UnitedSikhs

RTT Bulletin Archive 2006

June

Sikhs Lobby MEPs Against Turban Ban After Refusing to Remove Kirpan to Enter EU Parliament
Sikhs remained in high spirits as they continued to lobby their Members of European Parliament (MEPs) after they were prevented from entering the European parliament for refusing to remove their Kirpan.
June 02, 2006

April

UNITED SIKHS Helps 8 year old French Sikh Schoolboy Fight Pressure to ‘Integrate’ by Cutting his Hair
UNITED SIKHS has successfully intervened to ensure that 8 year-old French schoolboy, Harjeet Singh, is able to wear his Rimaal (handkerchief on his top-knot) to his elementary school, after his father was told by the principal that...
April 10, 2006

March

UNITED SIKHS SUES FRENCH GOVT OVER TURBAN BAN
The French Supreme Court will consider today if UNITED SIKHS and Shingara Mann Singh should be allowed to challenge a government circular...
March 02, 2006

January

UNITED SIKHS Defends the Turban as a Religious Requirement for Sikhs
An Agence France Press (AFP) report in the English Press on Monday misquoted a UNITED SIKHS statement in French by saying that the Turban is not ‘religious by nature’.
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