Donald J. Trump is truly an outsider – like Aam Aadmi party in India (bad comparison but you get the gist that he wants to radically remake politics). He’s never won political office, was not in the armed forces – in fact his claim to fame is being a reality show host and bankrupt billionaire. [...]
Canada. Europe, America and British Kabaddi federations announced this week that they will be boycotting the Punjab-government and the ruling Badals-fronted World Kabaddi Cup in Punjab over their inaction in finding the culprits who disgraced the Sikh holy book Guru Granth Sahib. They announced their joint decision last weekend and said any player or players [...]
Truckers Gurpreet Singh Cheema, Gurpreet Singh and Tejinderpal Singh Sandhu of Alberta and , Jasmail Singh Sander of B.C., and Parmjeet Singh Sandhu of Ontario, were arrested and charged with possession of a controlled substance for the purpose of trafficking and importing a controlled substance in three separate seizures of cocaine totaling 200kg at the [...]
NORTH DELTA – While the shooting rampage that had plagued the Surrey-North-Delta area had died down lately but another near deadly shooting in broad daylight Monday in the old Surrey-Delta Punjabi market area sent one Indo-Canadian man to hospital.
Police are investigating after officers found the 25-year-old victim wounded while responding to a report of shots [...]
MUMBAI – Industry insiders are betting on half a dozen senior personalities to fill in for Cyrus Mistry, the outgoing chairman of the Tata Group.
Indra Nooyi of Pepsi, Arun Sarin, former Vodafone CEO, Noel Tata of Tata International, N Chandrasekaran, TCS CEO, Ishaat Hussain and B. Muthuraman both from Tata Group could be the [...]
By John Horgan
Leader, B.C. New Democrats
VICTORIA—You shouldn’t have to win the lottery to raise a child in British Columbia. But every year, quality, accessible child care gets closer to becoming an option for only the rich and the lucky.
Christy Clark thinks that’s acceptable. I disagree. That’s why this week I announced that a New Democrat [...]
SURREY – It is perhaps one of greatest initiatives Canadian Sikhs have ever undertaken and it is bearing sweet fruit in the form of saving thousands of lives, more than 113,000 to be exact. This figure has been verified by the Sikh Nation group from Canadian Blood Services who receive the blood donated by Sikhs.
NEW DELHI – Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif held two back-to-back meetings on Tuesday to review the preparedness of Pakistan’s armed forces and to assess the situation along the Line of Control against the backdrop of increased tensions with India.
Sharif first met with senior federal ministers and four provincial chief ministers to discuss the implementation of [...]
LONDON – The UK on Tuesday unveiled plans to further its crackdown on immigration through “work and study routes” from non-EU nations, in a move expected to make it difficult for British firms to hire professionals from countries like India.
Home secretary Amber Rudd told the annual Conservative Party conference in Birmingham she will be looking [...]