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First Turbaned Sikh-American Mayor Says He Wants To Educate Public About South Asian Community

First Turbaned Sikh-American Mayor Says He Wants To Educate Public About South Asian Community

NEW YORK – Ravi Bhalla, the first ever Sikh mayor of a city in New Jersey, hopes to educate the public about the Indian and South Asian community and the rights of all Americans under the Constitution. Bhalla became the 39th Mayor of the City of Hoboken after winning the election in November last year […]

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Celebrating Mother’s Day!

Celebrating Mother’s Day!

Mother’s Day was celebrated with a big bash at the independent living seniors housing at PICS in Surrey, where a newly formed organization Fiji Canada Professîonal Women’s Network organized a high tea for moms at the housing complex. Moms were treated and served with high tea, entertainments and gifts. All the women that attended the […]

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Indo-Canadian Among Immigration Minister Hussen’s Appointment Of 10 Citizenship Judges

Indo-Canadian Among Immigration Minister Hussen’s Appointment Of 10 Citizenship Judges

OTTAWA – An Indo-Canadian woman from the Toronto area is among Canada’s Minister of Immigration, Refugees and Citizenship, Ahmed Hussen’ s appointment of 10 citizenship judges this week. Hardish Kaur Dhaliwal was appointed a full-time judge in the Greater Toronto Area (ON) with other appointments being across Canada. Dhaliwal is a Fellow of the Institute […]

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Bollywood Music Party & Dinner To Celebrate Aga Khan Diamond Jubilee This Long Weekend

Bollywood Music Party & Dinner To Celebrate Aga Khan Diamond Jubilee This Long Weekend

Following up on the great success of Mother’s Day sold out concert of Atif Aslam & Neha Kakkar, Kamal’s Video Palace is now dedicating Bollywood Music Party to the Ismaili Community, which is still celebrating the Diamond Jubilee of H.H.AGA KHAN JI. To carry on the celebratory mood , KVP Entertainers now presents a Musical […]

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Wilkinson Calls On NDP To Provide Temporary Relief At The Pumps For British Columbians

Wilkinson Calls On NDP To Provide Temporary Relief At The Pumps For British Columbians

VICTORIA  – As gas prices soar to all-time highs heading into the long weekend, Leader of the Official Opposition Andrew Wilkinson called on the NDP government this week to provide temporary provincial fuel tax relief. “It’s very clear British Columbians are the ones paying for Horgan’s political games and his government’s hefty tax grabs,” says […]

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US Official Accused Of Killing Young Pakistani Man After Running Red Light Paid ‘blood money’ To Leave Pakistan: Reports

US Official Accused Of Killing Young Pakistani Man After Running Red Light Paid ‘blood money’ To Leave Pakistan: Reports

On April 7, Col Joseph Emanuel Hall’s SUV jumped a red light and rammed into a motorcycle, killing 22-year-old Ateeq Baig. Hall was let go by police after the accident as he had diplomatic immunity. ISLAMABAD – An American defence attaché involved in a fatal road accident in Islamabad was allowed to leave Pakistan after […]

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Indian Doctors, Engineers Among Thousands Affected By UK’s Immigration Cap

Indian Doctors, Engineers Among Thousands Affected By UK’s Immigration Cap

Latest Office of National Statistics (ONS) data shows Indians as the largest chunk of skilled work visas granted to nationals from outside the EU, indicating that they are likely to be the hardest hit by the UK visa cap LONDON – Indian engineers, IT professionals, doctors and teachers are among 6,080 skilled workers holding a UK […]

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Premier Horgan Announces Tech And Innovation Investments At BC Tech Summit

Premier Horgan Announces Tech And Innovation Investments At BC Tech Summit

VANCOUVER – To help spark B.C. innovation, economic growth and new jobs, the provincial government is investing in tech-based research and advanced training opportunities in all parts of the province, Premier John Horgan announced today at the #BCTECH Summit. “B.C. succeeds when British Columbians succeed – and our province’s tech sector is proving that every […]

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Home Sales Nationally Fall To Lowest Level In Five Years

Home Sales Nationally Fall To Lowest Level In Five Years

April sales were down in 60 per cent of all markets, which was “overwhelmingly” led by B.C.’s lower mainland and markets in and around Ontario’s Greater Golden Horseshoe region, CREA said VANCOUVER – April home sales dropped to a seven-year low for the month, the kick-off to the busy spring real estate season, as both […]

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Over 80 Indo-Americans Running For Public Offices For November Elections

Over 80 Indo-Americans Running For Public Offices For November Elections

WASHINGTON – Over 80 Indian-Americans are running for the mid-term elections in November with a majority of them contesting on a Democratic party ticket, according to a former White House official. Over 220 Asian-Americans and Pacific Islanders are running for various offices in more than 30 states. The mid-term elections will take place in the […]

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