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Are You Drinking Too Much Water Without Realizing That It May Not Be That Good For You?

Are You Drinking Too Much Water Without Realizing That It May Not Be That Good For You?

We are often told to drink as much water as possible. Celebrities’ often cite this elixir as their beauty secret and we are told that it can cure our many maladies. While it may hold true in certain cases and to a certain extent, there are cases when you can overdo this. Following are myths [...]

March 25th, 2017 | Posted in Health | Read More »

No Such A Thing As Superfood, Good Or Bad Diet, Says Study

No Such A Thing As Superfood, Good Or Bad Diet, Says Study

Brown or white bread, bad diet or a superfood–a new study says none of these really matter when it comes to losing weight. Instead, the effect of diet on people’s waistlines is more dependent on an individual’s unique response to different kinds of food.
Superfoods or a good diet don’t help your lose weight. What does [...]

March 25th, 2017 | Posted in Health | Read More »

EKAM MURDER CASE: Father Of Victim Claims Police Shielding Punjab Bureaucrat Linked To His Son’s Murder

EKAM MURDER CASE: Father Of Victim Claims Police Shielding Punjab Bureaucrat Linked To His Son’s Murder

MOHALI – The Mohali police suspect that Seerat, the young wife of 40-year-old businessman Ekam Singh Dhillon, is lying. The 6-foot-3-inch tall Ekam was found murdered and stuffed in a suitcase that was found on the rear seat of his BMW car parked outside his rented one-kanal accommodation in Phase IIIB1 here on Sunday morning.
Seerat [...]

March 25th, 2017 | Posted in Top News | Read More »

Indo-British Woman Sues Scotland Yard Over Racism

Indo-British Woman Sues Scotland Yard Over Racism

LONDON – An Indo-British female officer is among three policewomen suing Scotland Yard over racism and sexism claims, a media report said on Sunday.
Police constable Usha Evans, detective constable Nighat Hubbard – the Metropolitan Police’s first Muslim policewoman to be awarded an honour by the Queen – and Hubbard’s colleague Catherine Bell allege they had [...]

March 25th, 2017 | Posted in Top News | Read More »

Indo-American Appointed Head Of Houston’s Public Works

Indo-American Appointed Head Of Houston’s Public Works

HOUSTON – Indian-American engineer Karun Sreerama has been named to head Houston’s Department of Public Works and Engineering by the city’s Mayor Sylvester Turner.
53-year-old Sreerama, a consistent local political donor, would replace retiring director Dale Rudick as chief of Houston’s $2 billion and 4,000-plus-employee operation.
If confirmed by council, the Hyderabad native would start work on [...]

March 25th, 2017 | Posted in Top News | Read More »

Two Indians Jailed For Smuggling Foreign Nationals Into US

Two Indians Jailed For Smuggling Foreign Nationals Into US

WASHINGTON – Two Indians have been sentenced to 17 months in prison by a federal court for their roles in smuggling foreign nationals into the US, the Department of Justice has said.
Nilesh Kumar Patel, 42, and Harshad Mehta, 67, were sentenced for their roles in a conspiracy to illegally transport foreign nationals into the US [...]

March 25th, 2017 | Posted in Top News | Read More »

The Home Inspectors Association BC Reports Progress On Unified Home Inspection Standards

The Home Inspectors Association BC Reports Progress On Unified Home Inspection Standards

VANCOUVER – The Home Inspectors Association BC (HIABC) continues to maintain the highest standards in the industry while progress is being made on new government regulations to cover all home inspections in the province.  On September 1, 2016, new rules were introduced that removed the requirement for home inspectors to belong to a professional home [...]

March 25th, 2017 | Posted in Top News | Read More »

B.C. Passes Discriminatory Provisions-Historical Wrongs Repeal Act

B.C. Passes Discriminatory Provisions-Historical Wrongs Repeal Act

VICTORIA – Teresa Wat, Minister of International Trade and Multiculturalism, made the following statements after legislation to permanently remove discriminatory provisions in 19 historical private acts received Royal Assent from British Columbia’s lieutenant-governor.
“Government is pleased that the new Discriminatory Provisions (Historical Wrongs) Repeal Act has been passed by the legislature and officially placed into law.
“This [...]

March 25th, 2017 | Posted in Top News | Read More »

Hindujas Top List Of Wealthiest Asians In UK, Mittal Second

Hindujas Top List Of Wealthiest Asians In UK, Mittal Second

LONDON – NRI businessmen Hindujas have retained their position as the richest Asians in the UK in 2017 with an estimated wealth of 19 billion pounds, an increase of 2.5 billion pounds over last year, according to an annual ranking of the richest Asians in Britain.
Steel tycoon Lakshmi N Mittal secured the second place with [...]

March 25th, 2017 | Posted in Top News | Read More »

German Teens Sentenced For Attack On Gurdwara

German Teens Sentenced For Attack On Gurdwara

BERLIN – Three radicalised German-born teens were today sentenced to up to seven years in juvenile detention for carrying out a “religiously motivated” bomb attack on a gurdwara that left a Sikh priest badly injured.
The judge ruled that the teens should serve sentences of seven years, six years and nine months, and six years in [...]

March 25th, 2017 | Posted in Top News | Read More »