Canada’s Sikh MP ordered to leave parliament for calling fellow MP racist

The leader of a Canadian political party was temporarily kicked out of the House of Commons Wednesday after refusing to apologize for calling another MP a racist. New Democratic Party (NDP) leader Jagmeet Singh, a devout Sikh and the first non-white leader of a Canadian federal political party, had gotten into a heated argument with […]


Canadian Sikh doctors shaved their beards – a pillar of their religion only to treat Covid-19 patients

Two Canadian doctors of the Sikh faith have made the difficult decision to shave off their beards — which is pillar of their faith — to continue treating Covid-19 patients. Their decision has sparked a conversation among Sikhs, especially health care workers, who say there are alternatives to shaving. Dr. Sanjeet Singh-Saluja, an emergency doctor […]