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Indo-Canadian-Owned Company Winner Of 2017 Surrey International Trade Awards

Indo-Canadian-Owned Company Winner Of 2017 Surrey International Trade Awards

SURREY – The 9th Surrey Board of Trade, Surrey International Trade Awards Reception took place on May 11th drawing over 250 business people from Surrey and the Lower Mainland to celebrate Surrey’s import and export companies. The Surrey Board of Trade proudly presented awards to the following businesses: Small Business Category (Revenue under $15 million) […]

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Sajjan’s Fall from Grace Is Hard For Sikhs Community All Over The Globe

Sajjan’s Fall from Grace Is Hard For Sikhs Community All Over The Globe

Harjit Sajjan’s behaviour in all of this is not only wrong, it fails to meet the standard we all have a right to expect of a military officer, let alone a minister of our government. In this sorry incident, Saijan has managed to all but trash his own sterling reputation and a promising career. I […]

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RCMP Civilian Awards!

RCMP Civilian Awards!

On Wednesday, May 10th the Surrey RCMP held its annual Officer in Charge Awards where it recognized the valuable contributions of its employees, police officers, community partners, and residents for their outstanding service and dedication to public safety.  Over 200 awards were presented to officers, support staff, community and policing partners, and civilians for their […]

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Punjab-Born Taxi Driver Detained By American Authorities After Losing Deportation Appeal

Punjab-Born Taxi Driver Detained By American Authorities After Losing Deportation Appeal

Gurmukh Singh, who is married to an American citizen and has two US-born daughters, was taken into custody on Monday by federal agents after failing to get a stay in his case, his attorney and family said. The 46-year-old Sikh taxi driver from Punjab sneaked into the United States without a visa through the border […]

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Former Top US Prosecutor Preet Bharara Raises Concerns Over FBI Director Comey’s Firing

Former Top US Prosecutor Preet Bharara Raises Concerns Over FBI Director Comey’s Firing

WASHINGTON – India-born former top federal prosecutor Preet Bharara has raised concerns about US President Donald Trump’s decision to fire FBI Director James Comey, saying “everyone who cares about independence and rule of law” should be troubled by the move. Trump fired Comey, saying he was no longer effectively able to lead the bureau and […]

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Indian Court Hears NRI Woman’s Plea On Video-link And Grants Her Divorce

Indian Court Hears NRI Woman’s Plea On Video-link And Grants Her Divorce

PUNE – In a rare order, a court on Tuesday granted divorce to an NRI couple after hearing the woman petitioner, a London-based IT professional, through video conferencing. The couple had filed the divorce plea by mutual consent under section 13B of the Hindu Marriage Act, 1955, before a Pune civil court on August 12, […]

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Newton Graffiti Artist Brings Area Past, Present And Future Alive

Newton Graffiti Artist Brings Area Past, Present And Future Alive

SURREY – Newton area graffiti artist Danny Fernandez has spent nearly 100 hours working on a mural in Surrey’s Newton neighbourhood with the intention of bringing alive the troubled area’s past, present and future. Fernandez’s 21 metre long and 3.5 metre high mural shows Newton’s past, present and future. Its past is illustrated by the […]

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BC NDP Files For Recounts In Three Closely Contested Ridings While Liberal Candidate Does The Same In One Riding NDP Won By 9 Votes

BC NDP Files For Recounts In Three Closely Contested Ridings While Liberal Candidate Does The Same In One Riding NDP Won By 9 Votes

By R. Paul Dhillon VANCOUVER – The BC NDP submitted formal requests to Elections BC Friday for recounts in Coquitlam-Burke Mountain, Vancouver-False Creek, and Richmond-Queensborough. “With the election still undecided, we’re working hard to ensure every last vote is counted properly,” said BC NDP Provincial Director Raj Sihota. “In an election this close, British Columbians […]

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Will A Minority Government Make BC A Better Place?

Will A Minority Government Make BC A Better Place?

Dear Editor: No single party secured a clear majority in the Provincial election. Political perplexity created to form a government. Voters casted their vote intelligently. They voted for those candidate who can shape better future.  It  was difficult to choose and elect a majority government because both the Liberal and NDP presented the pubic with […]

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Kejriwal names Bhagwant Mann Punjab AAP Chief With ‘No-Drinking’ Order

Kejriwal names Bhagwant Mann Punjab AAP Chief With ‘No-Drinking’ Order

Rejected Ghuggi Sulks While Khaira Quits As Chief Whip! The decision was announced by Kejriwal after he claimed a majority opinion in favour of Mann following one-on-one meetings with the MLAs. “The majority of whom I spoke wanted (Bhagwant) Mann to lead the state,” he announced. CHANDIGARH – The Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) on Monday […]

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