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AAP Supporters Pack Surrey Hall For Big Meeting

AAP Supporters Pack Surrey Hall For Big Meeting

SURREY – Close to 1000 Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) supporters gathered at a Surrey banquet hall to talk about their mother land, Punjab.
Event was arranged by the by local AAP volunteers, working from the past three years and was supported by Main Punjab Bolda haan.
Aam Aadmi Party is a populous people’s party led by the [...]

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The Dalit Question Is The Answer To Hindutva Extremism

The Dalit Question Is The Answer To Hindutva Extremism

Author Says Dalit Leaders Must Join Hands With All Progressives In India To Curtail The Rising Tide Of Intolerance By The Hindutva Forces!
In order to change the foundations of society, political struggles have to be fought on the basis of a united front that comprises all progressives. The Dalit leadership must forge a joint front [...]

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US-based EcoSikh Urges Gurdwaras To Serve Organic ‘Langar’

US-based EcoSikh Urges Gurdwaras To Serve Organic ‘Langar’

In a press conference, Dr Rajwant Singh, president of EcoSikh, said that EcoSikh plans to pursue organic farming as an important issue in India and the US.
CHANDIGARH – EcoSikh, a Washington DC-based organisation, today appealed to gurdwaras to develop a plan to introduce organic ingredients into ‘langars’.
In a press conference, Dr Rajwant Singh, president of [...]

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No Ban On Sikh Turbans, Only On Burqas, Says France

No Ban On Sikh Turbans, Only On Burqas, Says France

NEW DELHI – Seeking to address the allegations regarding the “so-called restrictions” imposed on the wearing of the Sikh turban, France on Tuesday clarified that there was no ban on Sikhs wearing turbans in public places.
The ban, said the French embassy in New Delhi, was only on burqa “for obvious security reasons”.
In a clarification, the [...]

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HINDUISM: BEYOND RITUALS, CUSTOMS AND TRADITIONS

HINDUISM: BEYOND RITUALS, CUSTOMS AND TRADITIONS

By Promod Puri
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For most of us the tag of religion we belong to is given by our parents. And the specific rituals, customs and traditions we follow identify us belonging to a particular religion or faith.
“HINDUISM beyond ritual, customs and traditions” by Promod Puri is an attempt to traverse further and explore its richness in [...]

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India Is Now The Diabetes Capital Of The World!

India Is Now The Diabetes Capital Of The World!

It has been further estimated that the global burden of type-2 diabetes is expected to increase to 438 million by 2030 from 285 million people (recorded in 2010). Similarly, for India this increase is estimated to be 58%, from 51 million people in 2010 to 87 million in 2030.
MUMBAI – India has officially become the [...]

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Woman Files Rape, Marriage Fraud Complaint Against India’s National Hockey Captain

Woman Files Rape, Marriage Fraud Complaint Against India’s National Hockey Captain

The NRI woman, who hails from the UK, told the police that she had been part of Great Britain’s under-19 hockey team and came in contact with Sardar Singh in 2012. She alleged they were into a physical relationship as Sardar had promised to marry her. After she got pregnant, Sardar insisted that she should [...]

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Canadian Sikh Community’s Oldest Financial Institution Appoints New CEO

Canadian Sikh Community’s Oldest Financial Institution Appoints New CEO

Dalbir Singh Mehta Becomes Head Of Khalsa Credit Union!
Dalbir Singh Mehta began his career with a chartered bank in India where he held progressively more senior positions after graduating with a Master’s degree in Business Administration (MBA).
SURREY – Canadian Sikh community’s oldest financial institution Khalsa Credit Union (KCU) Board of Directors announced recently the appointment [...]

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Indo-Canadian Woman Who Stabbed Woman In Toronto Store Now Faces First Degree Murder Charge

Indo-Canadian Woman Who Stabbed Woman In Toronto Store Now Faces First Degree Murder Charge

Rohinie Bisesar, who is accused of stabbing a woman to death inside a downtown Toronto Shoppers Drug Mart last December, is now facing a first-degree murder charge, police said Wednesday.
TORONTO – The charge against the Indo-Canadian woman, who is accused of stabbing another Indo-Canadian woman to death inside a downtown Toronto Shoppers Drug Mart last [...]

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Ontario Ready To Provide Agricultural Know-How To Punjab

Ontario Ready To Provide Agricultural Know-How To Punjab

Ontario Minister for Citizenship, Immigration and International Trade Michael Chan said, “We have been using the best agriculture practices, growing high-value crops and have world-class expertise in food processing.”
CHANDIGARH – The Ontario province of Canada is ready to provide technical know-how and operational help to bring about a change in the farm sector Punjab.
Ontario Minister [...]

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