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KidsPlay Kabaddi Time!

KidsPlay Kabaddi Time!

Kids Play Foundation, in partnership with New Canada Kabaddi Federation, hosted teams from all around the world at Bell Kabaddi Park for the very first U21 Kabaddi World Cup last Sunday in Surrey. Local U17 division and U10 division played with international players. We hosted this world class event to promote culture and sports in the lower mainland. […]

July 21st, 2018 | Posted in Link News | Read More »

Indo-Canadian Man Who Killed Son And Mother-In-Law By Setting Their House On Fire Found Guilty

Indo-Canadian Man Who Killed Son And Mother-In-Law By Setting Their House On Fire Found Guilty

RICHMOND – An Indo-Canadian man who murdered his estranged son and mother-in-law by setting their house on fire has been found guilty of manslaughter. On April 13, 2015 at 2:10 a.m., the Richmond RCMP received a call of a fire at a home in the 10100-block of Cornerbrook Crescent.  First responders found 66-year-old and 13-year-old […]

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Three Indo-Canadians Killed In Texas Highway Crash

Three Indo-Canadians Killed In Texas Highway Crash

Meharpratap Singh Minhas,  front middle, and his father, Upinderjit Minhas, back left, were killed in a highway crash in Texas on Saturday. Meharpratap’s grandmother, Nirmal Kaur Minhas, 68, not pictured, also died. Jasleen Minhas, back right, and her two daughters survived the collision. Funerals for the deceased are planned in Texas this weekend. CALGARY -Three […]

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Agriculture Economist To Study Farm Worker Wages

Agriculture Economist To Study Farm Worker Wages

VICTORIA – The BC government has hired Karen Taylor, a UBC agricultural economist, to study agriculture piece rates and the minimum wages for farm workers who harvest crops by hand. Taylor will expand on work that has been done by the Fair Wages Commission as part of its mandate to advise government on minimum wages […]

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Doug “Paaji”  Back In The Race For Surrey Mayor

Doug “Paaji”  Back In The Race For Surrey Mayor

Former Surrey mayor Doug McCallum laid out his three main pronged agenda which has crime at the top of his priority which includes Surrey getting it’s own police force, with the process of creating Surrey police, which if he wins, will start right away. “I’m so excited and ready to go,” McCallum told the LINK. […]

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British Sikh Politician Joins Race To Be A Candidate For London Mayor

British Sikh Politician Joins Race To Be A Candidate For London Mayor

If chosen, British Sikh politician Kulveer Ranger will take on current British-Pakistani mayor Sadiq Khan. LONDON – British Sikh politician Kulveer Ranger is on the Conservative party’s shortlist to run for London mayor in 2020 against the current mayor and Labour-backed British-Pakistani Sadiq Khan. Ranger is among 10 shortlisted by Britain’s ruling Conservative party as […]

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Exposure To Different Faiths Broadens The Horizons Of Young Minds

Exposure To Different Faiths Broadens The Horizons Of Young Minds

By Balwant Sanghera At least two or three times a week , various school/college /university students as well as  other groups visit India Cultural Centre of Canada Gurdwara Nanak Niwas (8600, #5 Road in Richmond) for a guided tour of the Gurdwara and learn about Sikhism and the Indo-Canadian community. It is a great honour […]

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E-cigarettes Can Be As Harmful As Cigarettes And Bad For Heart Health

E-cigarettes Can Be As Harmful As Cigarettes And Bad For Heart Health

E-cigarettes can be harmful for your blood pressure and cause cardiovascular problems too. A person’s peripheral systolic blood pressure can go up significantly for 45 minutes after using an e-cigarette. E-cigarettes can increase your risk of cardiovascular disease as much as cigarettes do. Using E-cigarettes, which contain nicotine, have a negative impact on our vascular […]

July 21st, 2018 | Posted in Health | Read More »

India Earns Rs 18,000 Crore A Year From Export Of Basmati Rice: Agri Minister

India Earns Rs 18,000 Crore A Year From Export Of Basmati Rice: Agri Minister

The Indian Council of Agricultural Research (ICAR) has developed many new varieties and technologies which have helped transform India from a food importing nation to a food exporter, Radha Mohan Singh said. NEW DELHI – India has earned more than Rs 18,000 crore foreign exchange per year from export of basmati rice, especially from the […]

July 21st, 2018 | Posted in Business | Read More »

China Challenges US’s $200-Billion Tariff Plan At WTO

China Challenges US’s $200-Billion Tariff Plan At WTO

The US had proposed the tariff plan in response to Beijing’s decision to retaliate to tariff hikes over complaints China is hurting American companies BEIJING – China announced it filed a World Trade Organisation challenge on Monday to US President Donald Trump’s proposal for a tariff hike on $200 billion ofs Chinese goods, reacting swiftly […]

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