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Diwali Celebrations!

Diwali Celebrations!

The Vedic Temple in Richmond held its annual Diwali show on October 17 a their No. 5 Road location.

November 1st, 2014 | Posted in Top News | Read More »

Long Time Resident Of Delta Peter Matoo Running For Council

Long Time Resident Of Delta Peter Matoo Running For Council

DELTA  – Inspired by a deep commitment to Delta and a disdain for top-down politics, Peter S. Mattoo is running for Delta Council to make real change.
As a husband, father, grandfather, and retired tradesman and union member, Matoo has a genuine interest in shaking up Delta’s political scene by challenging the status quo.
Electoral politics have [...]

November 1st, 2014 | Posted in Top News | Read More »

Sikhri Fundraiser

Sikhri Fundraiser

Sikh Research Institute Canada held their 4th annual fundraising event last Sunday at the Grand Taj Banquet Hall in Surrey. This year the theme wasa bout the Sikh Character and the topics of discussion were presented by Harinder Singh, CEO and Founder of SikhRI and Inni Kaur, Board of Directors. Harinder Singh is a world [...]

November 1st, 2014 | Posted in Top News | Read More »

Losses Keep On Piling Up For Publisher Of Dailies Vancouver Sun, Province

Losses Keep On Piling Up For Publisher Of Dailies Vancouver Sun, Province

VANCOUVER – The mainstream newspaper business continues to incur big losses with decline in readership and thus advertising with social media like Facebook and Twitter having taken away those who traditionally read newspapers to get their information.
The publisher of the Vancouver Sun, Province and several other dailies is reporting a bigger quarterly loss. Postmedia Network [...]

November 1st, 2014 | Posted in Top News | Read More »

Tasty’s “Lovers Lounge” Unveiled!

Tasty’s “Lovers Lounge” Unveiled!

VANCOUVER – The mainstream newspaper business continues to incur big losses with decline in readership and thus advertising with social media like Facebook and Twitter having taken away those who traditionally read newspapers to get their information.
The publisher of the Vancouver Sun, Province and several other dailies is reporting a bigger quarterly loss. Postmedia Network [...]

November 1st, 2014 | Posted in Top News | Read More »

Story Of ‘Six Days Of Total Darkness In December 2014’ Is A Hoax

Story Of  ‘Six Days Of Total Darkness In December 2014’ Is A Hoax

NEW YORK – It may feel like winter is slowly squeezing all the sunlight out of your day, but if you see any news stories claiming Earth is headed for “Six Days of Total Darkness” then don’t start stocking up on the tins of beans and torches just yet.
“Satirical news site” Huzlers.com has been spreading [...]

November 1st, 2014 | Posted in Top News | Read More »

Vancouver South Asian Film Festival To Be Held On November 30

Vancouver South Asian Film Festival To Be Held On November 30

Vancouver’s premier International South Asian Film Festival (VISAFF) founded by Agam Darshi and Patricia Issac will be held for a single day on November 30 at the SFU World Art Centre which will consistent of 2 workshops, short films, panel and a networking event.
VISAFF’s purpose and vision is to bridge the gap between South Asian [...]

November 1st, 2014 | Posted in Top News | Read More »

The World Needs Guru Nanak’s Universal Message

The World Needs Guru Nanak’s Universal Message

By Dr. Sawraj Singh
Guru Nanak, the founder of the Sikh religion, was a great humanitarian. He had the broadest vision among the entire visionaries and was one of the strongest advocates for a global community. His concept of a global community is all-inclusive. SARBAT (everybody) includes all human beings, all living organisms, and non-living [...]

October 31st, 2014 | Posted in Breaking News, Editorial, International, Link News, News, South Asian, Top News | Read More »

BJP To Flex More Muscle In Punjab After Haryana, Maharashtra Assembly Wins

BJP To Flex More Muscle In Punjab After Haryana, Maharashtra Assembly Wins

CHANDIGARH – It seems, the BJP, buoyed by its successive wins at the hustings, will be demanding redistribution of power in Punjab though it is unlikely to demand more ministerial berths.
It certainly wants its ministers be given charge of important portfolios. Sources say the party is eyeing Investment Promotion, Housing, Excise and Taxation and Home. [...]

October 25th, 2014 | Posted in Punjab Link | Read More »

Cotton Prices Plummet 20% On Low Demand

Cotton Prices Plummet 20% On Low Demand

FARIDKOT – With low demand for cotton from China, the world’s largest consumer of cotton and yarn, the cotton prices have touched an all-time low in the local markets.
At present, cotton is selling at Rs 3,950-Rs 4,100 per quintal against Rs 5,000-5,300 in the corresponding period last year.
Over 20 per cent fall is visible in [...]

October 25th, 2014 | Posted in Punjab Link | Read More »