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First Turbaned Sikh Warden Appointed By Corrections Canada

First Turbaned Sikh Warden Appointed By Corrections Canada

Sawinder (Sav) Singh Bains was appointed as the Warden of Fraser Valley Institution in Abbotsford on last July.
By R. Paul Dhillon
With News Files From CSC
SURREY – The Correctional Service of Canada has appointed the first Turbaned Sikh Warden to be the institutional head of a federal prison in Canada.
Sawinder (Sav) Singh Bains was appointed [...]

April 25th, 2017 | Posted in Breaking News, International, Lead Story, Link News, Link VIP'S, News, South Asian, Top News | Read More »

Writer-Director R. Paul Dhillon’s Romantic Comedy The Fusion Generation Completes Rough Cut

Writer-Director R. Paul Dhillon’s Romantic Comedy The Fusion Generation Completes Rough Cut

TFG Features Hollywood Film-TV Star Sitara Hewitt And
Bollywood Legend Gulshan Grover!
The Fusion Generation also features award-winning actress Balinder Johal (Beeba Boys, Heaven On Earth) along with accomplished stage actor Munish Sharma as the male lead Jag Dhaliwal and rising star rapper Thugpun as well as Canadian actors BK Singh Rakhra, Nimet Kanji, Dasundha Kaler, [...]

April 25th, 2017 | Posted in Bollywood, Breaking News, Entertainment, International, Lead Story, Link News, Link VIP'S, Movie Reviews, News, Soap Masala, South Asian, South Asian, Top News | Read More »

PICS Insider Satbir Singh Cheema To Succeed Founder Charan Gill As New CEO

PICS Insider Satbir Singh Cheema To Succeed Founder Charan Gill As New CEO

Veteran Progressive Intercultural Community Services Society’s (PICS) employee  Satbir Singh Cheema, currently Director of Employment Programs and Planning, will succeed founder and outgoing CEO Charan Gill as the Social Services Society heads into a new era post Gill, who is stepping down after 30 years of stellar service to the organization. Welcoming Cheema as CEO, [...]

April 24th, 2017 | Posted in Breaking News, Lead Story, Link News, Top News | Read More »

Vancouver Sikh Parade!

Vancouver Sikh Parade!

The annual Vancouver Vaisakhi celebrations and parade took place last Saturday in South Vancouver, which brought out the usual suspects – the politicians – more eager than ever as they look for votes during the current provincial election campaign.

The parade also saw members of the South Asian gay-lesbian group Sher Vancouver participate but there were [...]

April 22nd, 2017 | Posted in Top News | Read More »

Conservatives Celebrate Vaisakhi!

Conservatives Celebrate Vaisakhi!

Rona Ambrose, Leader of the Official Opposition, was joined by members of the Conservative Caucus and the Sikh community to mark Vaisakhi on April 11th. Ambrose gathered in the spirit of unity with many different community leaders to celebrate and commemorate the founding of Khalsa, the Sikh community, established in 1699 by their 10th Guru, [...]

April 22nd, 2017 | Posted in Top News | Read More »

Surrey RCMP To Celebrate With The Indo-Canadian Community At Vaisakhi Day Parade

Surrey RCMP To Celebrate With The Indo-Canadian Community At Vaisakhi Day Parade

“This is my 6th year at the Surrey Vaisakhi and it is always amazing to see the generosity and spirit of seva celebrated so openly by the South Asian community,” says Constable Charanjit Marjara from the Surrey RCMP Diversity Unit. “This Nagar Kirtan provides an opportunity for everyone, including the Surrey RCMP, to proudly celebrate [...]

April 22nd, 2017 | Posted in Top News | Read More »

Sajjan Steers Clear Of Khalistan During India Visit

Sajjan Steers Clear Of Khalistan During India Visit

NEW DELHI – Defence minister Arun Jaitley on Tuesday told his Canadian counterpart Harjit Singh Sajjan that there was “considerable disquiet” in India over a motion passed by the Ontario Assembly recently describing the 1984 massacre of Sikhs as genocide.
Defence ministry sources said Jaitley raised the issue strongly with the Canadian defence minister, emphasising that [...]

April 22nd, 2017 | Posted in Top News | Read More »

Khalistan Could Only Exist In Pakistan, Says Book

Khalistan Could Only Exist In Pakistan, Says Book

ISLAMABAD – If anywhere Khalistan could exist, it would be Pakistan as the historical Sikh empire had its capital in Lahore and Pakistani Punjab, FATA, occupied Kashmir and Khyber Pakhtunkhwa were major part of the empire.
This little known fact is stated in Singapore based author Amardeep Singh’s Journey to explore the Sikh roots. In his [...]

April 22nd, 2017 | Posted in Top News | Read More »

NDP Leader Horgan Promised To Get Surrey Students Out Of Portables And Into Real Classrooms

NDP Leader Horgan Promised To Get Surrey Students Out Of Portables And Into Real Classrooms

SURREY—NDP leader John Horgan said if his party is elected they will build schools to make sure Surrey students are learning in real classrooms, not portables.
“Surrey is one of the fastest-growing areas in BC. More than 1,000 new students are coming into Surrey schools each year. Christy Clark’s failure to plan for growth has resulted [...]

April 22nd, 2017 | Posted in Top News | Read More »

Indo-American Accused Of Killing His Wife In FBI’s Most Wanted List

Indo-American Accused Of Killing His Wife In FBI’s Most Wanted List

WASHINGTON – An Indo-American accused of murdering his wife, also from India, in 2015 is to be added on Tuesday to the FBI’s Top 10 Most Wanted list.
The investigating agency also announced a reward of up to $100,000 for information leading to Bhadreshkumar Chetanbhai Patel’s arrest.
He is accused of murdering his wife Palak Patel at [...]

April 22nd, 2017 | Posted in Top News | Read More »