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Two South Asians Among “Criminals” Facing 100 Charges In Deadly Fentanyl Drug Trade

Two South Asians Among “Criminals” Facing 100 Charges In Deadly Fentanyl Drug Trade

Raymond Ranu, 28, is charged with eight counts of trafficking  and three counts of possession for the purpose of trafficking and Shazhada Khan, 45, is charged with eight counts of trafficking.
VANCOUVER – Two South Asians are among dozen people facing 100 charges in the deadly fentanyl drug trade in the Lower Mainland, which was [...]

March 4th, 2015 | Posted in Breaking News, Crime, International, Link News, News, South Asian, Top News | Read More »

Ex-NRI MP in Germany Stands Trial For Child Pornography

Ex-NRI MP in Germany Stands Trial For Child Pornography

Indian-origin former German lawmaker, Sebastian Edathy, will appear before a court today to face trial on charges of acquiring and possessing child pornography.
BERLIN – An Indian-origin former German lawmaker will appear before a court today to face trial on charges of acquiring and possessing child pornography.
Sebastian Edathy, a former candidate for a ministerial post in [...]

February 28th, 2015 | Posted in International, Top News | Read More »

Dead Indo-Canadian Man’s Family Files $12.5M Lawsuit After Suicide In Brampton Hospital

Dead Indo-Canadian Man’s Family Files $12.5M Lawsuit After Suicide In Brampton Hospital

TORONTO – Members of an Indo-Canadian family from Brampton, Ontario, have launched a $12.5-million lawsuit after their 20-year-old son was found dead in the bathroom of the hospital where he was supposed to be on suicide watch.
Prashant Tiwari committed suicide last June at Brampton Civic Hospital while under treatment, the lawsuit alleges, adding he had [...]

February 28th, 2015 | Posted in International, Top News | Read More »

Indo-Canadian From Ontario Dies In Tragic Whistler Snowboard Accident

Indo-Canadian From Ontario Dies In Tragic Whistler Snowboard Accident

Jaisal Chauhan Identified As The Dead Snowboarder!
VANCOUVER – A tragic snowboarding accident in Whistler has claimed the life of a young Indo-Canadian man from Ontario.
B.C. Coroners Service has identified the snowboarder who died on Whistler Mountain as 30-year-old Jaisal Chauhan.
The Waterloo, Ont. man was part of a skiing and snowboarding group out on Feb. [...]

February 27th, 2015 | Posted in Breaking News, International, Link News, News, South Asian, Top News | Read More »

Indo-Canadian Developers Contributed Big To Surrey First’s Campaign War Chest

Indo-Canadian Developers Contributed Big To Surrey First’s Campaign War Chest

Surrey First spent A Whopping $1.2 Million To Win Every Spot On Council!

This year’s contributors to the Surrey First campaign read like a who’s who of the development industry, as $902,000 of the campaign war chest was raised from corporations. Out of Indo-Canadians, the biggest contributor was Bhupinder Ajula ($20,000) followed by Gurdev Sandhu ($15,000). [...]

February 26th, 2015 | Posted in Breaking News, International, Lead Story, Link News, News, South Asian, Top News | Read More »

Human Relations The Biggest Victim Of Capitalism

Human Relations The Biggest Victim Of Capitalism

By Dr. Sawraj Singh
Probably the biggest damage that capitalism has done to modern society is that it has very much weakened and almost destroyed human relations. By promoting extreme self-centeredness, selfishness, and egalitarianism, it has destroyed the very basis of human relations.
Capitalism constantly instills the notion, “What is in it for me?” Capitalist culture [...]

February 26th, 2015 | Posted in Breaking News, Editorial, International, Link News, News, South Asian, Top News | Read More »

Calendar Feb 21 2015

Calendar Feb 21 2015

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PLEA’s Mother Language Day
Punjabi Language Education Association will celebrate 12th Annual
International Mother Language Day
Feb. 21, 2015
Time: 1:30pm to 4:30 pm
North Delta Rec. Centre 11415 – 84 Avenue, Delta
Information sharing about the continuous efforts to have Punjabi language education in BC’s public schools, colleges and universities.
A critical look at the Language Education Policy of BC’s Education [...]

February 21st, 2015 | Posted in International | Read More »

The Lasting Damage Of Capitalism Is That It Has Broken The Human Will

The Lasting Damage Of Capitalism Is That It Has Broken The Human Will

By Dr. Sawraj Singh
The biggest damage that capitalism has done to mankind is that it has broken human will. Today’s man is so absorbed in the pursuit of material things and comforts that he has no time for self-reflection and realizing his true self. In the rat race for acquisition of material things, he [...]

February 20th, 2015 | Posted in Breaking News, Editorial, International, Link News, News, South Asian, Top News | Read More »

Sikhs Serve Shelters Across Canada For One Billiion Rising

Sikhs Serve Shelters Across Canada For One Billiion Rising

OTTAWA -  For the third year in a row, the World Sikh Organization (WSO) of Canada joined with Sikh communities across Canada to take part in the One Billion Rising movement by providing care packages, treats and baked goods to over  1000 women and children in shelters in Vancouver, Calgary, Toronto and Montreal.   Each package [...]

February 18th, 2015 | Posted in Breaking News, International, Link News, Link VIP'S, News, South Asian, Top News | Read More »

Indo-Canadian Among Four Charged By CBSA In National Steroid Smuggling Operation

Indo-Canadian Among Four Charged By CBSA In National Steroid Smuggling Operation

On January 29, the Canada Border Services Agency (CBSA) Criminal Investigations Section laid charges against Gautam Mohan Srivastava, of Saanich, B.C. and three other B.C. men in relation to an anabolic steroid smuggling and distribution ring.
By R. Paul Dhillon
VANCOUVER – An Indo-Canadian is among four people facing steroid smuggling charges.
On January 29, the Canada [...]

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