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Vape Chosen As Oxford Dictionary’s Word Of The Year

Vape Chosen As Oxford Dictionary’s Word Of The Year

Use of the word, defined as to “inhale and exhale the vapour produced by an electronic cigarette or similar device”, has more than doubled over the course of the year to win.
LONDON n- Vape, a verb meaning to inhale or exhale the vapour produced by an electronic cigarette has been named as the word of [...]

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Power Players Honoured!

Power Players Honoured!

Vancouver Magazine’s annual Power 50 honoured the city’s movers and shakers Monday night at the Vancouver Club. This year’s list included Luigi Acquilini, the father of the Vancouver Canucks owners the Acquilini brothers, who was named Number One on the list. There were two Indo-Canadians and one Nepali-Canadian on the list. Construction King Daljit Thind [...]

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U.S Charges Two Indians With Conning Investors With Social Media

U.S Charges Two Indians With Conning Investors With Social Media

WASHINGTON – The U.S Securities and Exchange Commission has charged two India-based operators of an alleged high-yield investment scheme seeking to exploit investors through pervasive social media pitches on Facebook, YouTube, and Twitter.
The SEC’s Enforcement Division alleged that Pankaj Srivastava and Nataraj Kavuri offered “guaranteed” daily profits as they anonymously solicited investments for their purported [...]

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South Asian Man Gunned Down In Toronto Restaurant

South Asian Man Gunned Down In Toronto Restaurant

Tariq Mohammed was slain in Garden Restaurant shooting in Toronto. Police are seeking two suspects in the shooting that also two women injured.

TORONTO – The food was still on the tables and the shell casings still on the floor as Toronto police combed through a downtown restaurant on Sunday morning, hours after a shooting left [...]

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Tandoori Kings Of Comedy Deliver Bucket Full Of Laughs

Tandoori Kings Of Comedy Deliver Bucket Full Of Laughs

HILLARIOUS!
The Stand Up! The Tandoori Kings Of Comedy presented by South Asian Arts recently at Surrey’s Bell Centre for the first time delivered buckets full of laughs at one of the funniest stand-up comedy shows ever in Surrey. It was some Funny Shit and those who were not there missed a great show! The opening [...]

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Another Big Player Making Foray Into Surrey’s Industrial Space

Another Big Player Making Foray Into Surrey’s Industrial Space

SURREY – Another high-profile business is moving to one of Metro Vancouver’s fastest growing industrial areas. A joint-venture partnership between Beedie Development Group (“BDG”) and Surrey City Development Corporation (“SCDC”) will welcome Weir Canada Inc. in 2016 to Campbell Heights North, a 250-acre business park in southeast Surrey developed by SCDC.
The partnership will see SCDC [...]

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Shocking Surrey Election Results Means Some Will Have To A Price!

Shocking Surrey Election Results Means Some Will Have To A Price!

Surrey’s elections results Saturday night were shocking for many, especially for those who spent a lot of money, time and energy only to see Surrey First run away with it with a clean sweep of mayor, council and school board positions. The results were shocking for only one reason – that it wasn’t even a [...]

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Toronto Man Charged In Fatal Stabbing Of South Asian Teen

Toronto Man Charged In Fatal Stabbing Of South Asian Teen

TORONTO – An 18-year-old Toronto man has been charged with second-degree murder after a double stabbing that left a South Asian teen dead and another critically injured in the parking lot of Canada’s Wonderland.
The incident occurred just after 12:30 a.m. on Oct. 26. After receiving calls for a person with a weapon, York Regional Police [...]

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Lawsuit Against U.S. Army For Not Enlisting Sikh Student

Lawsuit Against U.S. Army For Not Enlisting Sikh Student

WASHINGTON – Two U.S.-based rights groups have filed a lawsuit against the U.S. Army for allegedly not enlisting a Sikh student in the Reserve Officer Training Corps programme, unless he shaved his beard and cut his hair.
The lawsuit, filed by United Sikh and American Civil Liberties Union (ACLU) yesterday, in the U.S. District Court for [...]

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Abbotsford Has A New-Gen Indo-Canadian Face On Council And Her Name Is Kelly Chahal

Abbotsford Has A New-Gen Indo-Canadian Face On Council And Her Name Is Kelly Chahal

By R. Paul Dhillon
ABBOTSFORD – Abbotsford has a New-Gen Indo-Canadian face on Council and her name is Kelly Chahal
Chahal, who was born in Kuala Lumpur Malaysia and immigrated to Canada as a child, works as a probation officer in Abbotsford and took a shot at municipal politics in Abbotsford and with a strong team behind [...]

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