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Indo-American Man Indicted In Over Bribery Conspiracy

Indo-American Man Indicted In Over Bribery Conspiracy

NEW YORK – A 39-year old Indo-American man has been indicted in the US on charges of soliciting and accepting bribes while performing his official duties as a state government employee. Anuj Sud of Maryland was indicted on charges related to the bribery conspiracy, Acting US Attorney for the District of Maryland Stephen Schenning said. […]

August 19th, 2017 | Posted in Top News | Read More »

NDP Government To Raise Minimum Wage To $11.35 In September

NDP Government To Raise Minimum Wage To $11.35 In September

Premier John Horgan didn’t raise the regular minimum wage to $15 an hour but his new NDP government is moving closer to the $15 an hour they promised but for now British Columbians will be getting an additional 50 cents starting in September. Effective Sept. 15, 2017, minimum-wage earners will see their pay increase to […]

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Realizing Our Intrinsic Value And Following The Roadmap Of Divinity May Be Answer To A Better World

Realizing Our Intrinsic Value And Following The Roadmap Of Divinity May Be Answer To A Better World

By Dr. J Das All of us know the value of a guidebook when you travel to an unknown place. If you read the guidebook and then ignore it, you will most likely miss your destination. In spiritual life we read the “guide books”, then ignore the instructions. We hear the instructions from the “guide”, […]

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Dr. Damanjit Sandhu Of Surrey Honoured By Punjab Government

Dr. Damanjit Sandhu Of Surrey Honoured By Punjab Government

Dr. Damanjit Sandhu, a renowned psychologist who is a professor at Punjab University, Patiala as well as a Surrey-resident after her family shifted to Canada a few years back, was honoured along with other select individuals by the Punjab government this week to mark India’s grand 70th Independence Anniversary celebrations. Punjab Chief Minister Capt. Amarinder […]

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Liberal MP Darshan Kang Facing Sexual Harassment Accusations

Liberal MP Darshan Kang Facing Sexual Harassment Accusations

The federal Liberals have confirmed Darshan Kang, one of two Liberal MPs in Calgary, has been accused of sexual harassment. The Hill Times in Ottawa first reported the allegations on Friday, tracing the complaint back to an unnamed employee at Kang’s constituency office in northeast Calgary. CALGARY –Indo-Canadian Liberal MP from Alberta is facing sexual […]

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Gian Singh Kotli’s Book Release Function Brings Out The Literary Crowd

Gian Singh Kotli’s Book Release Function Brings Out The Literary Crowd

Gian Singh Kotli & Surinder Kaur presenting “Dhann Likhari Nanaka” (Blessed is the writer)  to Jatinder Singh Minhas. Standing: Kavinder Chand, Jiwan Rampuri, Nadeem Parmar, Dr Patrick McGowan Victoria University, Surinder Kaur, Gian Singh Kotli, Jatinder Minhas, Sukhi Bath. Back row:  All are members of Kotli’s family except Pritpal Singh Gill in the middle. SURREY– […]

August 19th, 2017 | Posted in International, Link News, News, Punjab Link, South Asian, Top News | Read More »

Sikh-Canadian Lumber Mogul Celebrates 95th Birthday!

Sikh-Canadian Lumber Mogul Celebrates 95th Birthday!

Sikh-Canadian Lumber Mogul Asa Singh Johal along with his wife Kashmir Kaur Johal celebrated his 95th birthday at India Cultural Centre of Canada Gurdwara Nanak Niwas on Wednesday, August 16. He was joined by friends Mohan Singh Sandhu and Balwant Singh Sanghera.    

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Sikh-Canadian Bikers Hold Ant-Gang Rally In Surrey

Sikh-Canadian Bikers Hold Ant-Gang Rally In Surrey

A group of 100, largely Sikh-Canadian, motorcyclists rode through the city of Surrey Wednesday and presented a list of demands to RCMP officials in hopes of keeping kids safe. The B.C. Sikh Motorcycle Club bikers rode together in a symbol of unity against the gunfire plaguing their city. They said they are concerned over the […]

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WSO Holds 3rd Annual Sikh Youth Leadership Meet

WSO Holds 3rd Annual Sikh Youth Leadership Meet

OTTAWA –  The World Sikh Organization of Canada held its third annual Sikh Youth Leadership Institute (SYLI) in Ottawa this past weekend. After taking part in a rigorous application process, twenty Sikh youths between the ages of 18-25 were selected to take part in the program. The attendees came from coast to coast, including Quebec, […]

August 19th, 2017 | Posted in Link News | Read More »

Surrey Indo-Canadian Banker Honoured By PM Trudeau

Surrey Indo-Canadian Banker Honoured By PM Trudeau

SURREY -A Surrey Indo-Canadian banker has been acknowledged for his contribution to society by Canada’s prime minister Justin Trudeau. Tochi Sandhu, director of commercial business development for locally-based Envision Financial, a division of First West Credit Union, recently received a commemorative honour from Trudeau celebrating an astounding 60-year success-filled career in the financial services industry. […]

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