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Migration Is The Main Cause Of Decrease In Sikh Population In India

Migration Is The Main Cause Of Decrease In Sikh Population In India

By Dr. Sawraj Singh
The religion-based census figures of India have just been released. The proportion of the Sikh population has decreased in India. This has generated a big concern in Sikh circles. I feel migration is the main cause for this situation. In the first census of 1951, the Sikhs formed 1.74% of India’s population; [...]

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

Indo-American Charged With Trying To Bribe Politician For Liquor Store License

Indo-American Charged With Trying To Bribe Politician For Liquor Store License

Indian-American businessman Mukundkumar Patel has been charged for attempting to bribe a local politician in exchange for support to get a license for his liquor store.
NEW YORK – An Indian-American businessman has been charged for attempting to bribe a local politician in exchange for support to get a license for his liquor store in the [...]

August 30th, 2015 | Posted in International | Read More »

Pakistan Festival!

Pakistan Festival!

The local Pakistani-Canadian community organized a Pakistan festival at Surrey’s Holland Park recently where there was entertainment and a full runway fashion show.

August 30th, 2015 | Posted in International | Read More »

Dubai-Based NRI Businessman Helps Debt-Ridden Indian Prisoners Get Release

Dubai-Based NRI Businessman Helps Debt-Ridden Indian Prisoners Get Release

DUBAI  – A Dubai-based Indian businessman has come forward to provide financial assistance to help the release of Indian prisoners who have been imprisoned for unpaid debts.
Firoz Merchant, Founder and Chairman of Pure Gold Jewellers, joined a charitable drive by the Consulate General of India (CGI) Dubai to provide relief to imprisoned Indians who have [...]

August 30th, 2015 | Posted in International, Link News | Read More »

Indo-American Judge Among 11 Obama Appointees

Indo-American Judge Among 11 Obama Appointees

Obama nominated Vince Chhabria, 46, to serve as a US district judge of the US district court for the northern district of California on July 25, 2013.
NEW YORK -US President Barack Obama has appointed Indian American federal judge Vince Chhabria along with 10 others as full-time judges, a media report said.
The appointment filled 11 of [...]

August 30th, 2015 | Posted in International, Link News | Read More »

This Week’s Stock Market Crashes Shaves Billions Off Valuation

This Week’s Stock Market Crashes Shaves Billions Off Valuation

MUMBAI – As the BSE Sensex tumbled more than a 1,000 points on Monday in early trade, the total investor wealth crashed below the Rs 100 lakh crore mark while wiping out more than Rs two lakh crore worth valuation within minutes after the day’s trading began.
The total investor wealth, measured in terms of collective [...]

August 30th, 2015 | Posted in Business, International | Read More »

Why is China Slowdown Creating Ripples Across World Markets?

Why is China Slowdown Creating Ripples Across World Markets?

SHNGHAI – Asian stocks nosedived on Monday, led by sharp falls in Shanghai as concerns rose over the health of China’s economy — the world’s second largest.
Although China, a major engine of global growth, has been slowing for some time, financial markets have nevertheless tumbled over fears its economic growth will decelerate faster than expected.
Here [...]

August 30th, 2015 | Posted in Business, International | Read More »

Going West To East Is like From Self Actualization To Self Realization

Going West To East Is like From Self Actualization To Self Realization

By Dr. Sawraj Singh
In the western approach to life the end point is self actualization, which means reaching one’s potential. However, the potential is two dimensional, physical and mental. Do body and mind form a complete human being? The western capitalist concept of human life is limited to body and mind. For all practical purposes, [...]

August 28th, 2015 | Posted in Breaking News, Editorial, International, Link News, South Asian, Top News | Read More »

Missing High Risk Indo-Canadian Woman Has Been Found

Missing High Risk Indo-Canadian Woman Has Been Found

Jessie Khatkar, who was reported missing on August 25 and was last seen at her residence in the 10400 block of 125B Street in the evening on August 23rd, was found on Thursday.
SURREY – Jessie Khatkar, who was reported missing on August 25 and was last seen at her residence in the 10400 block [...]

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

Capitalist Greed Pushing The World Into The Sixth Extinction

Capitalist Greed Pushing The World Into The Sixth Extinction

By Dr. Sawraj Singh
Recently Elizabeth Kolbert’s book “The Sixth Extinction” has been in the news. She was a correspondent of the New York Times. Now she is a science writer for the magazine “New Yorker”. There have been five extinctions in the history of the earth, when there was a large scale extinction of the [...]

August 21st, 2015 | Posted in Breaking News, Editorial, International, Link News, South Asian, Top News | Read More »