Entries by Kiran Kaur from 10/2012

A Kirpan is Not a Threat - It's my Cultural Heritage

| Posted 10.18.2012 | Huffington Post

I believe there is no reason to question the existence of the Kirpan or its size. I may be a third generation British Sikh yet I remain insightful and yes, when I wear my Kara (a steel bangle) which is another physical symbol of faith worn by Sikhs, I wear it with pride.

Women on the Frontline - the Perfect Picture

| Posted 10.24.2012 | UK Politics

Women have as much right as men to fight on the frontline.

Hurricane Sandy's News Coverage: A Case of Tasteless Favouritism?

| Posted 10.30.2012 | UK

As a result of Hurricane Sandy, the current Caribbean death toll is greater than the current US death toll although news coverage would suggest otherwise. There are already victims yet the focus is on the prospective fatalities - namely in America.