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NDP Nominates Amandeep Nijjar To Take On Embattled Wai Young In South Vancouver

NDP Nominates Amandeep Nijjar To Take On Embattled Wai Young In South Vancouver

“I am so happy to have Amandeep Nijjar on the NDP team,” said NDP Leader Tom Mulcair. “She will be a great representative for Vancouver South and her experience as a community activist and her deep commitment to revitalizing the local business community will make her an excellent Member of Parliament.” NDP’s rise in [...]

July 31st, 2015 | Posted in Breaking News, International, Link News, News, South Asian, Top News | Read More »

Canada-India Signed Social Security Agreement Now In Effect

Canada-India Signed Social Security Agreement Now In Effect

This Canada-India Social Security Agreement will enable Canada and India to coordinate pension benefits and contributions for people who have lived or worked in both countries. The Agreement will coordinate the operation of Canada’s Old Age Security and Canada Pension Plan programs with certain comparable pension programs of India.
By R. Paul Dhillon
OTTAWA – The [...]

July 31st, 2015 | Posted in Breaking News, International, Lead Story, Link News, News, South Asian, Top News | Read More »

Clean Shaven Jatt Sikh Becomes New Symbol Of Consumerism And Westernization Among Punjabis

Clean Shaven Jatt Sikh Becomes New Symbol Of Consumerism And Westernization Among Punjabis

By Dr. Sawraj Singh
Clean shaven Jatt Sikh becomes new symbol of consumerism and westernization among Punjabis                                                                                                  Term clean shaven Jatt Sikh has been popularized by the marriage ads in the newspapers where girl’s parents advertise that they are only looking for a clean shaven Jatt Sikh match for their daughter. Conservative estimates are that 90-95% [...]

July 31st, 2015 | Posted in Breaking News, Editorial, International, Link News, News, South Asian, Top News | Read More »

BRICS Bank Launched In China, To Work With AIIB

BRICS Bank Launched In China, To Work With AIIB

SHANGHAI – A new $100 billion international bank –New Development Bank (NDB)– dedicated to the emerging BRICS countries opened in China’s commercial hub Shanghai on Tuesday.
The bank is being pitched as an alternative to existing institutions such as the World Bank.
Also known as the BRICS bank, it follows soon after the establishment of the China-led [...]

July 25th, 2015 | Posted in International | Read More »

Britain Owes More Than Reparations To India‏

Britain Owes More Than Reparations To India‏

By Dr. Sawraj-Singh
The Oxford union held a debate on the motion “This house believes Britain owes reparation to her former colonies”. Speakers included Indian politician and writer Shashi Tharoor. The BBC published a summary of his views. He tried to prove that Britain‘s rise was financed by its loot and exploitation of India. Britain de-industrialized [...]

July 24th, 2015 | Posted in Breaking News, Editorial, International, Link News, News, South Asian, Top News | Read More »

Gurmant Grewal’s Son Forced To Withdraw From Mission-Matsqui-Fraser Canyon Riding

Gurmant Grewal’s Son Forced To Withdraw From Mission-Matsqui-Fraser Canyon Riding

Liv Grewal Had Won The Nomination With 54 Percent Vote!
“Over the last 18 years, I have been actively participating in the Reform Party of Canada, Canadian Alliance, and then to the Conservative Party of Canada. I’m disappointed with this decision by the Party. Sadly, it is the result of an unfair political process,” Liv Grewal [...]

July 22nd, 2015 | Posted in Breaking News, International, Lead Story, Link News, News, South Asian, Top News | Read More »

Food Nurtures The Soul So Be Mindful Of What You Eat

Food Nurtures The Soul So Be Mindful Of What You Eat

SOUL FOOD:
By Ashima Gautam
“Tell me what you eat, I’ll tell you who you are” is a famous quote by Jean Anthelme Brillat-Savarin. The food we eat is actually a combination of both a physical and a spiritual entity.
But why do we eat?
A few common answers to this question are- “I eat because I get hungry,” [...]

July 18th, 2015 | Posted in Breaking News, International, Link News, South Asian, Top News, Views | Read More »

Conservative MP Espouses Well Known Air India Theory That CSIS Let The Tragedy Happen

Conservative MP Espouses Well Known Air India Theory That CSIS Let The Tragedy Happen

Wai Young Quickly Backtracks On Her Claims That CSIS Knew About Bomb On Air India Plane!
Conservative Wai Young’s theory of how Canada’s spy agency allowed the Air India tragedy to happen is nothing new as much evidence suggests that the suitcase containing the bomb should have never made it on to the Air India plane [...]

July 17th, 2015 | Posted in Breaking News, International, Lead Story, Link News, News, South Asian, Top News | Read More »

Iran nuclear Deal, Restoring Cuba-US Relations And Stand Against Racism Will Be Seen As President Obama legacy

Iran nuclear Deal, Restoring Cuba-US Relations And Stand Against Racism Will Be Seen As President Obama legacy

By Dr. Sawraj Singh
It looks like from a shaky start, President Barack Obama is going to end his presidency on a high note.  There is a saying “all is well that ends well.”  If President Obama does what was expected of him, in the end then he still can be considered to have lived up [...]

July 17th, 2015 | Posted in Breaking News, Editorial, International, Link News, News, South Asian, Top News | Read More »

Organs Of UBC Sikh Student Who Died At US Music Festival To Be Donated

Organs Of UBC Sikh Student Who Died At US Music Festival To Be Donated

Vivek Pandher, a 22-year-old UBC student, died on Sunday in Vancouver after he was found unresponsive at the Paradiso music festival in Washington late last month. The BC Coroner’s Service has launched an investigation into whether extreme heat or drugs played a role in the death of the young UBC student.
VANCOUVER – Vivek Pandher, a [...]

July 17th, 2015 | Posted in International | Read More »