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It’s That Time Of The Year To Celebrate Pravasi Bharatiya Divas

It’s That Time Of The Year To Celebrate Pravasi Bharatiya Divas

  By Zile Singh   Pravasi Bharatiya Divas is a Celebratory Day observed on January 9 every   year by the Republic of India to mark the contribution of the overseas Indian community towards the development of India. It also provides a platform to the overseas Indian community to engage with the government and people of […]

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Public input sought for Museum of Surrey Punjabi Exhibition

Public input sought for Museum of Surrey Punjabi Exhibition

Share your stories, personal objects, photos at upcoming information sessions For immediate release:  January 8, 2019   Museum of Surrey is gearing up to feature Punjabi stories of Surrey as its first major community-led exhibition in the new feature gallery. This dynamic cultural showcase will run Oct. 2 to Dec. 22, 2019, shining a spotlight […]

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HUKA RAZAI CHALNA PART 2: Bliss Awaits Those Who Have The Courage To Do Hukam Inspired Righteous Actions

HUKA RAZAI CHALNA PART 2: Bliss Awaits Those Who Have The Courage To Do Hukam Inspired Righteous Actions

By Promod Puri In this part two of my interpretation of Guru Nanak’s divine message Hukam Razai Chalna, Nanak Likhyea Naal, we take another aspect of the edict. But first, let me briefly recap what was presented in the first discussion. In the previous viewpoint, the perception was when we are facing an unjust or […]

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I Applaud Two Dalit Women For Standing Up To Hindu Temple Bullies

I Applaud Two Dalit Women For Standing Up To Hindu Temple Bullies

Dear Editor: I applaud two Dalit women who courageously entered the Hindu Temple. Also congratulate the women’s movement to help aware people that the old value, they claim Hindu value, is out dated and is purely discriminatory in this day and age. Human rights in India and the majority countries in our global village, are […]

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Indo-Canadian Driver Of The Semi-Trailer In Humboldt Broncos Bus Crash That Killed 16 Pleads Guilty

Indo-Canadian Driver Of The Semi-Trailer In Humboldt Broncos Bus Crash That Killed 16 Pleads Guilty

Jaskirat Singh Sidhu, who made a brief appearance Tuesday morning in Saskatchewan provincial court in Melfort, said he decided to plead guilty to save the families the further heartache of a trial. SASKATCHEWAN – The Indo-Canadian truckercharged in a fatal highway crash between a semi-trailer truck and the Humboldt Broncos team bus has pleaded guilty […]

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Indian Man Falls To Death From Ireland Cliff While Taking Selfie

Indian Man Falls To Death From Ireland Cliff While Taking Selfie

The tragedy happened south of the main viewing areas near the visitor centre. There were hundreds of people enjoying the scenery and cliff walk at the time.   LONDON – The unidentified Indian national in his 20s was studying at a university in Dublin. He lost his balance while taking the photograph at the popular […]

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Pew Study Finds Hindus Most Educated Religious Group In US

Pew Study Finds Hindus Most Educated Religious Group In US

The study by Pew used the four-year college degree as the marker, saying it is generally regarded as the key asset for economic success. WASHINGTON – Hindus are the most educated — based on college degrees — among US religious groups, followed by Unitarians Universalists, Jews, Anglicans and congregants of the Episcopal Church, according to […]

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Govinda Aala Re!

Govinda Aala Re!

Bollywood’s yester-year hero number one Govinda is coming to Surrey to rock this year’s Valentine’s Day celebrations and Family Day long weekend. DreamZZ Media Group presents Govinda Aala Re Valentines Dinner and Dance with former Bollywood superstar on Feb. 16, 2019 at Royal King Palace from 6pm. He will be joined by his wife Sunita […]

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WSO Gets Vancouver Sun  To Remove “Sikh” From Controversial Reporter Douglas Todd’s Kabaddi Story

WSO Gets Vancouver Sun  To Remove “Sikh” From Controversial Reporter Douglas Todd’s Kabaddi Story

“It is apparent that Mr. [Douglas] Todd is confusing and conflating religion and culture without discretion.  He refers to “Sikhs” being unhappy with “Punjabi athletes” and states that “Sikhs” are pleased with the construction of a kabaddi field and “some Punjabis” say it is “one of its kind in the world. Not all Punjabis are […]

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Windsor, Ontario Sikhs Join Canadian Sikh Community Generousity Bandwagon From Coast To Coast

Windsor, Ontario Sikhs Join Canadian Sikh Community Generousity Bandwagon From Coast To Coast

WINDSOR – Windsor, Ontario Sikhs join Canadian Sikh Community Generousity Bandwagon from coast to coast in donating truckloads of food for the needy.   Three truckloads of food were just part of the mountain of donations to Windsor’s Street Help Homeless Centre last week by the local Sikh community, reported Windsor Star.   “They’re such […]

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