Canadian School Resolves Issue of Sikh Student Wearing Kirpan in Gym Class

BRAMPTON— Principals at a Brampton elementary school recently found themselves dealing with an issue most haven’t wrestled with since a highly publicized human rights case decades ago forced board policy changes. Administration at Copeland Public School recently met with parents of a Grade 3 student who wanted to wear his kirpan during gym class. Staff […]

Sikh Harrassed and attacked in Delhi Metro, Uses Kirpan for Self Defense, Jailed

NEW DELHI, India — Kanwaljeet Singh, an Amritdhari (Kirtaniye) was harrassed and attacked in a New Delhi Metro by 4 men and used his kirpan for self defense. However Delhi police arrested Kanwaljeet and pressed attempt to murder charges against him. Kanwaljeet was traveling alone from Model Town to Krishna Nagar in the Delhi Metro […]