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Founder Of Bikram’s Yoga Sued By Vancouver Instructor For Sex Assault After Similar Cases In US

Founder Of  Bikram’s Yoga Sued By Vancouver Instructor For Sex Assault After Similar Cases In US

Vancouver-based instructor Jill Lawler alleges she was “repeatedly sexually assaulted, raped and harassed” by Bikram Choudhury, and that he “preyed on … her youth and vulnerability … which caused her significant and enduring physical, emotional and psychological harm.” Lawler is the 6th woman to file lawsuit against 69-year-old self-proclaimed yoga guru Choudhury for sexual assault [...]

February 28th, 2015 | Posted in Lead Story | Read More »

Wealthy South Asian Woman Acquitted Of Overblown Slavery Charges Suing RCMP And Provincial Govt

Wealthy South Asian Woman Acquitted Of Overblown Slavery Charges Suing RCMP And Provincial Govt

Mumtaz Ladha Also Alleges Conspiracy By The Canadian Government To Trump Up Human Smuggling Charges To Please The US!
Mumtaz Ladha’s lawyer, David Martin, told the media at a press conference on Monday the RCMP were negligent and misleading in their investigation. He said the charges may have been politically motivated, pointing to leaked U.S. government [...]

February 28th, 2015 | Posted in Lead Story | Read More »

Indo-Canadian Developers Contributed Big To Surrey First’s Campaign War Chest

Indo-Canadian Developers Contributed Big To Surrey First’s Campaign War Chest

Surrey First spent A Whopping $1.2 Million To Win Every Spot On Council!

This year’s contributors to the Surrey First campaign read like a who’s who of the development industry, as $902,000 of the campaign war chest was raised from corporations. Out of Indo-Canadians, the biggest contributor was Bhupinder Ajula ($20,000) followed by Gurdev Sandhu ($15,000). [...]

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

UFV Men’s Wrestling Team Earns Bronze At Canada West Championship

UFV Men’s Wrestling Team Earns Bronze At Canada West Championship

Phulka Brothers Each Take Individual Gold!
The Phulka brothers, Jasmit and Chanmit, led the charge for the University of the Fraser Valley Cascades. Jasmit won his third Canada West individual gold medal of the season, finishing atop the 82 kg class, while older brother Chanmit turned in a gritty performance to claim the 100 kg crown. [...]

February 21st, 2015 | Posted in Lead Story | Read More »

Trudeau Says Harper’s Pandering To Fear Of Muslims Unworthy Of A Prime Minister

Trudeau Says Harper’s Pandering To Fear Of Muslims Unworthy Of A Prime Minister

The Liberal leader says Harper’s stance — which the Conservative party has enthusiastically embraced to rally support, raise money and pad its voter data base — is unworthy of a prime minister in such a diverse, multicultural country.
OTTAWA – Justin Trudeau says Stephen Harper is pandering to fears about Muslims with his insistence that no [...]

February 21st, 2015 | Posted in Lead Story | Read More »

Judge Clears The Way For Barred Port Vancouver Truckers To Have Their Dispute Heard

Judge Clears The Way For Barred Port Vancouver Truckers To Have Their Dispute Heard

“Nobody can tell us the scoring criteria, why companies with stellar safety records and new fleets are not being granted licenses,” said Sucha Seikhon, owner of Goodrich Transport in Surrey. “The greatest shock is that companies that don’t have records even close to ours are being given licenses and are now moving to 24 hour [...]

February 21st, 2015 | Posted in Lead Story | Read More »

BC Liberals’ Transit Tax Going Down To Defeat, Says Poll

BC Liberals’ Transit Tax Going Down To Defeat, Says Poll

But Make Sure You Send In Your Ballot And Vote No!
VANCOUVER – A new poll says BC Liberals’ proposed transit tax is going to down to defeat, giving the No side a strong lead in the Metro Vancouver transit improvement referendum.
The latest Insights West online survey of 653 Metro residents found 53 per cent will [...]

February 21st, 2015 | Posted in Lead Story | Read More »

Honours For Tiger!

Honours For Tiger!

To celebrate the 50th Anniversary of the Canadian Flag, the Prime Minister’s Office commissioned 50 Canadian Flags to be awarded to individuals across Canada who best embody Canadian values. Lisa Raitt, MP for Halton, nominated world famous wrestler and entertainerTiger Jeet Singh to receive one of these flags.  Seen here is Riatt, accompanied by Halton [...]

February 21st, 2015 | Posted in Lead Story | Read More »

Local AAP Supporters Celebrate!

Local AAP Supporters Celebrate!

AAP Support Group of BC celebrated the landslide victory of AAP in Delhi election (who won 67 seats out of 70). They also thanked all the volunteers who work hard for calling campaign and donate funds to the party.

February 21st, 2015 | Posted in Lead Story | Read More »

South Asian Among Three Toronto Cops Charged With Gang Sexual Assault

South Asian Among Three Toronto Cops Charged With Gang Sexual Assault

Three officers from 51 Division of the Toronto police force have been charged with sexual assault and gang sexual assault in connection with an alleged attack in January.
TORONTO – A South Asian cop is among three Toronto police officers who have been charged with gang sexual assault in an alleged attack on a woman last [...]

February 21st, 2015 | Posted in Breaking News, Lead Story | Read More »