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South Asian Notary Told One Big Lie In $110 Million Fraud Scheme, Says BCSC

South Asian Notary Told One Big Lie In $110 Million Fraud Scheme, Says BCSC

According to a panel from the British Columbia Securities Commission (BCSC), ex-notary Rashida Samji convinced investors to place $200,000 each into a secure trust account in order to finance an overseas winery affiliated with Mark Anthony – the Vancouver company that represents prestigious B.C. vineyards including Mission Hill. “A lot of people lost a lot [...]

July 22nd, 2014 | Posted in Breaking News, Editorial, Lead Story, Link News, News, South Asian, Top News | Read More »

Indo-Canadian Who Shot Several People At Richmond Banquet Hall Found Not Criminally Responsible Due To Mental Disorder

Indo-Canadian Who Shot Several People At Richmond Banquet Hall Found Not Criminally Responsible Due To Mental Disorder

Richmond provincial court Judge Patrick Chen wrote in his judgement that Sukhdeep Singh Sandhu was not criminally responsible by reason of a mental disorder on seven criminal charges including attempted murder, three counts of aggravated assault, and three firearms-related charges. Sandhu’s first victim was walking to the bar inside the banquet hall, east of No. [...]

July 22nd, 2014 | Posted in Breaking News, Crime, Lead Story, News | Read More »

Police Investigate Capsized Boat Involving South Asian Men

Police Investigate Capsized Boat Involving South Asian Men

Five South Asian men were thrown from the boat into the water. Two of the men were wearing lifejackets. A short time later, all of the men were saved from the water by the Royal Canadian Marine Search & Rescue.
VANCOUVER – Police are asking for the public’s help investigating the capsizing of a pleasure [...]

July 22nd, 2014 | Posted in Breaking News, Crime, Link News, News, Top News | Read More »

Shot Down Malaysian Airlines’ Victims’ Nationalities identified

Shot Down Malaysian Airlines’ Victims’ Nationalities identified

MOSCOW – A Malaysia Airlines jet carrying 295 people was shot down by either Ukranian forces or the Rebels fighting them in east Ukraine on a flight from Amsterdam to Kuala Lumpur.
All passengers and crew were killed when it crashed near the village of Grabovo, in rebel-held territory close to the border with Russia.
Both sides [...]

July 19th, 2014 | Posted in International, Link News | Read More »

Fighting For Girls!

Fighting For Girls!

Pakistani rights activist Malala Yousafzai, who survived being shot in the head by the Taliban for campaigning for girls’ education, has pledged while on a trip to Nigeria to help free a group of school girls abducted by Islamist militants. Seen here is Malala (2nd L) sits with her father Ziauddin Yousafzai (2nd R) and [...]

July 19th, 2014 | Posted in International, Link News | Read More »

Crucial Time In India For Gender Inequality, Women Empowerment, Says UN’s Lakshmi Puri

Crucial Time In India For Gender Inequality, Women Empowerment, Says UN’s Lakshmi Puri

NEW DELHI – Lakshmi Puri, deputy executive director, UN women tells HT’s Khimi Thapa why India needs to lead the women rights revolution. She talks at length about gender inequality and how the government should address issues such as poverty and unemployment to check crime against women.
What brings you to India?
With the new government taking [...]

July 19th, 2014 | Posted in International, Link News | Read More »

Remembrance Dinner To Mark 100 Years Of Komagata Maru Departure To Be Held In Surrey

Remembrance Dinner To Mark 100 Years Of Komagata Maru Departure To Be Held In Surrey

SURREY – The Komagata Maru Heritage Foundation is commemorating the 100 year anniversary of the departure of Komagata Maru from Canada on Wednesday, July 23rd 2014 from 6:30 pm to 9:00 pm at Bombay Banquet Hall, Surrey, 7475 – 135 Street, Surrey, BC.
The event keynote speaker is Richard Bird, grandson of Edward Bird, lawyer representing [...]

July 19th, 2014 | Posted in Top News | Read More »

Accused Wife-Beater Sikh Temple President Now Facing Attempted Murder Charges

Accused Wife-Beater Sikh Temple President Now Facing Attempted Murder Charges

Former Ramgarhia Sikh Temple President Baldev Singh Kalsi Nearly Kills Wife, Then Gets Beaten Up In Custody And Sent To Hospital, Then Gets Kicked Out Of His Temple President Post And Justice Is Still To Be Served!
Baldev Singh Kalsi, 66, leader of the Gurdwara Sahib Brookside, was taken into police custody after his wife, Narinder [...]

July 19th, 2014 | Posted in Top News | Read More »

BBQ Time!

BBQ Time!

Jasbir Sandhu, MP for Surrey North, listens intently to constituents during his community barbecue at Robson Park, Wednesday July 16. Over 150 neighbours gathered to enjoy hamburgers and hotdogs in the sunny weather.

July 19th, 2014 | Posted in Top News | Read More »

Chilliwack RCMP File: 2014-22211

Chilliwack RCMP File: 2014-22211

Victim of yesterday’s Suspicious Death in Chilliwack identified
The victim of yesterday’s Suspicious Death in Chilliwack has been identified as 31 year old Harjit (Stefan) Singh KONDOLAY of Chilliwack. KONDOLAY was not known to police.
“Our investigation into this death continues and we do not have any additional details which can be shared with the public at [...]

July 19th, 2014 | Posted in Crime, Link News | Read More »