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Reuters Report Says Satellite Images Show Buildings Still Standing Which India Says It Bombed

Reuters Report Says Satellite Images Show Buildings Still Standing Which India Says It Bombed

SINGAPORE – High-resolution satellite images reviewed by Reuters show that a religious school run by Jaish-e-Mohammad (JeM) in northeastern Pakistan appears to be still standing days after India claimed its warplanes had hit the Islamist group’s training camp on the site and killed a large number of militants, reported Reuters News Agency. The images produced […]

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Ignite 2019 Motivates Youth At Surrey’s Princess Margaret School

Ignite 2019 Motivates Youth At Surrey’s Princess Margaret School

  SURREY – Over 1,300 students at Princess Margaret Secondary School took part in a career exploration event “Princess Margaret School’s Ignite 2019; #WhatsYourDeal: different paths that lead people to their chosen careers on Wednesday. The 6th annual Ignite career day event was all about professionals sharing what ignited a spark within them to their […]

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Huawei CFO Sues Canada For Alleged Wrongful Detention

Huawei CFO Sues Canada For Alleged Wrongful Detention

Meng Wanzhou claims that her constitutional rights were breached and is seeking damages for an ordeal she says amounted to “false imprisonment.” .” The suit was filed March 1 in the Supreme Court of British Columbia against the Canadian Border Services Agency, a Royal Canadian Mounted Police officer and the Canadian government. VANCOUVER – The […]

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Mukesh Ambani Moves Up 6 Notches To Be The 13th Richest In The World In Forbes Rankings

Mukesh Ambani Moves Up 6 Notches To Be The 13th Richest In The World In Forbes Rankings

NEW YORK – Richest Indian Mukesh Ambani jumped six positions to rank 13th on Forbes World’s Billionaire list released on Tuesday.   E-commerce colossus Amazon founder Bezos, 55, remains the world’s richest person, ahead of Bill Gates and Warren Buffett, as his riches swelled by US $19 billion in one year and is now worth […]

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Indo-American Man Sentenced To 33 Months In Prison For Embezzlement In US

Indo-American Man Sentenced To 33 Months In Prison For Embezzlement In US

NEW YORK – An Indian-origin man has been sentenced to nearly three years in prison and ordered to pay USD 2.6 million in restitution for being convicted of mail fraud and embezzlement.   Dinesh Shankar, 41, of San Jose, California, was sentenced to 33 months in prison as a result of the mail fraud conviction […]

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NRI Uber Driver Found Not Guilty Of Raping 16-Year-Old Passenger

NRI Uber Driver Found Not Guilty Of Raping 16-Year-Old Passenger

Married Uber driver Anil Elavithungal Thomas, an Indian immigrant, was found not guilty of raping a 16-year-old girl after claiming he ‘couldn’t resist’ the teenage passenger when she ‘propositioned him’ and performed oral sex BRISBANE – An Uber driver who was accused of raping a 16-year-old girl during a ride to her friend’s house has […]

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Pakistan Minister Loses Post Over Anti-Hindu Comments

Pakistan Minister Loses Post Over Anti-Hindu Comments

Pakistan Punjab’s information and culture minister Fayyazul Hassan Chohan has been removed from his ministry for making derogatory remarks against the Hindu community. ISLAMABAD – A Pakistani minister was on Tuesday removed from his ministerial post over his alleged anti-Hindu remarks, the country’s ruling Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) said on its official Twitter account.   Provincial […]

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Pakistan Detains Jaish Chief Masood Azhar’s Brother Among 44 Others

Pakistan Detains Jaish Chief Masood Azhar’s Brother Among 44 Others

ISLAMABAD – With growing global pressure to rein in militant group’s functioning on its soil, Pakistan’s Interior ministry said its security agencies had detained 44 members of banned groups, including Jaish-e-Mohammed chief Masood Azhar’s brother Mufti Abdur Rauf.   Indian security agencies were unmoved by reports of arrest, with officials saying the terrorists were not […]

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Pakistan Issues Order To Seize Assets Of All Banned Outfits

Pakistan Issues Order To Seize Assets Of All Banned Outfits

The Pakistan government has issued an order to streamline a process for the implementation of sanctions against individuals and entities of all banned outfits as designated by the UN Security Council, the Foreign Office announced. ISLAMABAD – The Pakistan government has issued an order to streamline a process for the implementation of sanctions against individuals […]

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BC Liberal MLA Mary Polak Introduces Bill To Easily Hyphenate Last Names Following Marriage

BC Liberal MLA Mary Polak Introduces Bill To Easily Hyphenate Last Names Following Marriage

Mary Polak introduced the Name Amendment Act, 2019 in advance of International Women’s Day with the hopes of modernizing an outdated process for name changes that disproportionately impacts women. VICTORIA – Mary Polak, BC Liberal House Leader and MLA for Langley, introduced a bill today that would allow married British Columbians to combine or hyphenate […]

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