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Murdered Mom Manjit Panghali’s Daughter Awarded $614,300 But She Will Have To Fight To Get It

Murdered Mom Manjit Panghali’s Daughter Awarded $614,300 But She Will Have To Fight To Get It

SURREY – A BC Supreme Court judge has awarded more than $600,000 to the daughter of murdered Surrey teacher Manjit Panghali but the young child will have to fight to get it from her estranged father, who is serving a life sentence for killing her mother.
Manjitwas killed by her husband Mukhtiar Panghali in 2006. The [...]

April 23rd, 2014 | Posted in News, Top News | Read More »

Were Jealous “Haters” Behind A Number of Indo-Canadians Getting Tickets In Abbotsford?

Were Jealous “Haters” Behind A Number of Indo-Canadians Getting Tickets In Abbotsford?

Abbotsford Police Ticketed Young Drivers After Getting Calls From Witnesses!
Police impounded six vehicles, including a 2012 Audi Q7 and two Infinity G37s, for driving without due care and attention Monday night.  But the sports car drivers, a number of whom were Indo-Canadian, blame pricey tickets on ‘haters’.
ABBOTSFORD – Were jealous “haters” behind a number of [...]

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Vaisakhi Is The Time To Reassess What Sikhism Means!

Vaisakhi Is The Time To Reassess What Sikhism Means!

By Kyle Panesar
Sikhism – Our Religion and Culture (Religion and culture are not the same) but still connected and sometimes are portrayed as one. Some people wonder how come our culture and our customs have changed so much today?
Where are the true values for which our ancestors sacrificed their lives for? Why all the richness [...]

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Overcharged ICBC Customers To Get Refunds But Liberals Raising Rates Again This Year

Overcharged ICBC Customers To Get Refunds But Liberals Raising Rates Again This Year

Democrats accused Transportation Minister Todd Stone of trying to avoid scrutiny in the legislature by hiding information about ICBC’s $110-million blunder.
VANCOUVER –  The supposed good news of ICBC customers getting refunds after being overcharged is masked by the continuing bad news for drivers whose rates have been raised by the Christy Clark BC Liberal government [...]

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Kirpan To Be Accommodated At Canadian Missions Across The World

Kirpan To Be Accommodated At Canadian Missions Across The World

BRAMPTON – The World Sikh Organization of Canada welcomed the release of accommodation guidelines for the kirpan in Canadian embassies and consulates across the world.
The WSO has worked with the Government of Canada’s Department of Foreign Affairs, Trade and Development to develop these guidelines.
The kirpan is an important article of faith worn by amritdhari or [...]

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Horgan Keeps Rolling With Latest Backing From Surrey NDPers For Party Leadership

Horgan Keeps Rolling With Latest Backing From Surrey NDPers For Party Leadership

SURREY—B.C. NDP leadership candidate John Horgan keeps rolling along as the only candidate an front-runner in the latest staging of the NDP leadership race expected to take place in September this year.
The latest to support him were Surrey NDP MLAs as well as Surrey NDP MPs Jinny Sims and Jasbir Sandhu as the right leader [...]

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Vaisakhi Celebrations!

Vaisakhi Celebrations!

The annual Vaisakhi Nagar Kirtan in Vancouver was a colourful affair with nice weather and good spirits and lots of politicians with Liberal leader Justin Trudeau and Premier Christy Clark getting the maximum exposure and limelight!

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Sikh Seva!

Sikh Seva!

While everyone was busy celebrating Vaisakhi in South Vancouver there was a group of individuals that took the spirit of the Khalsa to downtown Vancouver.  Sikh Seva, a branch of Sikh Youth Vancouver, kept with their regular program of feeding those in need in one of the poorest neighborhoods of Vancouver.  “It would have been [...]

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The Biggest Vaisakhi Celebration In North America Takes Place On Saturday In Surrey

The Biggest Vaisakhi Celebration In North America Takes Place On Saturday In Surrey

SURREY – Final preparations are underway for the annual Vaisakhi Parade, taking place on April 19, 2014, to bring together over 200,000 people in the world’s largest parade of its kind outside of India. The Gurdwara Sahib Dasmesh Darbar invites the community to join this celebratory event and to savour the unique entertainment, live music, [...]

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This Time Of Year Is A Time For Multi-Religious Celebrations

This Time Of Year Is A Time For Multi-Religious Celebrations

Rituals have significant role in all religions. Obviously, from naming, baptismal and  to last rites people follow the  procedures  given in the scriptures and  the  practices which are rampant in their faiths or in communities. Festivals  are not exception  they also carry some rituals.
I was happy to  participate  in the celebration of  Navratra and [...]

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