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Guru Nanak’s 550th Birth Anniversary Celebrations Held In US Capital

Guru Nanak’s 550th Birth Anniversary Celebrations Held In US Capital

  WASHINGTON – Year-long celebrations of Guru Nanak’s 550th birth anniversary have kicked off in the US to spread his message of brotherhood and sharing. The Indian Embassy and Consulates have chalked out a calendar of activities, said India’s new Ambassador Harsh V Shringla. He was addressing people gathered to celebrate the occasion; artiste Bhai […]

January 19th, 2019 | Posted in Top News | Read More »

Facebook Says It Will Invest $300 Million In Journalism

Facebook Says It Will Invest $300 Million In Journalism

NEW YORK – Facebook announced on Tuesday that it will invest $300 million dollars in various projects related to journalism, especially to promote local news, which has been hit hard in the digital age. “Over the next three years, we will invest USD 300 million in news programs, partnerships and content,” Campbell Brown, Facebook’s vice-president […]

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Dalit Woman Who Entered Sabarimala Temple In Defiance Allegedly “Beaten Up” By Mother-In-Law

Dalit Woman Who Entered Sabarimala Temple In Defiance Allegedly “Beaten Up” By Mother-In-Law

Kanaka Durga, one of two Indian women to enter Sabarimala temple which traditionally bans the entry of women of menstrual age, is seen at a hospital in Manjeri town in the southern state of Kerala on January 15, 2019. THIRUVANANTHAPURAM – One of the two women who had entered the Sabarimala temple defying tradition, alleged […]

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China Sentences Convicted Abbotsford Drug Dealer To Death Amid Huawei Row

China Sentences Convicted Abbotsford Drug Dealer To Death Amid Huawei Row

  The verdict comes in the backdrop of a diplomatic row between China and Canada after the Canadian police arrested Meng Wanzhou, a top official at the Chinese telecom giant Huawei, on a request from the US.   BEIJING – A convicted Abbotsford drug dealer serving a jail sentence for smuggling drugs, has been sentenced […]

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Liberals’ Racially Divisive Candidate Forced Out After Singling Out Jagmeet Singh As “Indian”

Liberals’ Racially Divisive Candidate Forced Out After Singling Out Jagmeet Singh As “Indian”

NDP leader Jagmeet Singh’s bid to get a seat in Parliament got a little easier as his chief Liberal party opponent was forced out after spewing racially divisive vote seeking propaganda on Chinese social media platform WeChat. Karen Wang was forced to quit the Burnaby South byelection race over comments she posted on social media […]

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Legendary Indo-Canadian Journalist Who Wrote About The Truth Behind Air India Bombing Passes Away

Legendary Indo-Canadian Journalist Who Wrote About The Truth Behind Air India Bombing Passes Away

The legendary Indo-Canadian journalist who wrote about the truth behind the Air India bombing that it was the work of rogue Indian agents who infiltrated the Sikh militancy movement in Canada and financed the amateur bombing operations that took down Air India flight and another in Japan that killed two baggage handlers. Four years after […]

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WSO Launches Sikh Mentorship Program

WSO Launches Sikh Mentorship Program

SURREY – The World Sikh Organization of Canada announced the launch of the Sikh Mentorship Program (SMP) this week in Surrey. The SMP is designed to connect Sikh professionals with Sikh students (16+) who are seeking guidance and direction academically or professionally. Alongside mentor-mentee matching, the Sikh Mentorship Program will also include workshops, panels, and […]

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WIN 2019: Poets Are Essential To Change The World

WIN 2019: Poets Are Essential To Change The World

  The first poetry reading session of WIN: Writers International Network to welcome 2019 and to pray for universal peace, friendship and love in a strife-torn world was held on Sunday January 13 in Vancouver. WIN acknowledges that peace, within and without, is of paramount importance. So is health—individual and of the community.   We […]

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Tulsi Gabbard Being Hyped As First “Hindu Woman” To Run For President

Tulsi Gabbard Being Hyped As First “Hindu Woman” To Run For President

WASHINGTON – Tulsi Gabbard, the first Hindu elected to the US Congress and a four-time Democrat lawmaker, will run for President in 2020, becoming the latest member of her party to challenge Republican President Donald Trump.   Gabbard, 37, said she will formally announce her candidacy within a week. The Iraq war veteran is the […]

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You Need To Opt Out In Order To Avoid Speculation Tax

You Need To Opt Out In Order To Avoid Speculation Tax

VICTORIA – Homeowners living in affected areas will need to apply for exemptions each year as the province unveiled speculation tax rules. The tax designed to help control housing prices in urban areas targets those who own residences in B.C. but don’t pay taxes to the province. The intent is to encourage owners to find […]

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