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Indo-British Peer Faces Ban Over Parliament Expenses Claim

Indo-British Peer Faces Ban Over Parliament Expenses Claim

Lord Amir Bhatia was under investigation by the House of Lords Committee for Privileges and Conduct, which recommended his suspension in a report last Friday.
LONDON – An 84-year-old Indo-British millionaire peer is facing an eight-month suspension from the House of Lords for breaching the British parliament’s expense claim rules for the second time.
Lord Amir Bhatia [...]

May 2nd, 2016 | Posted in International, South Asian, Top News | Read More »

Former Maharashtra Cop Calls RSS No. 1 Terrorist Organization Which Should Be Banned

Former Maharashtra Cop Calls RSS No. 1 Terrorist Organization Which Should Be Banned

MUMBAI – Maharashtra’s former inspector general of police SM Mushrif on Tuesday accused the Intelligence Bureau (IB) of being hand-in-glove with right-wing extremists, and called for a ban on the RSS describing it as India’s No.1 terror organisation.
At the launch of the Bengali version of his book “RSS – Country’s Greatest Terror Organisation”, Mushrif also [...]

February 27th, 2016 | Posted in Link News, Opinion, South Asian | Read More »

Indo-American Surgeon Kirpal Singh Leads Robot-Assisted Surgeries

Indo-American Surgeon Kirpal Singh Leads Robot-Assisted Surgeries

WASHINGTON – Indo-American surgeon Kirpal Singh has been training his peers in robotics-assisted surgery as part of a programme that draws surgeons from all over the US, a media report said.
Singh, a surgeon at St Vincent Indianapolis Hospital in Illinois, has so far performed about 450 operations using the $2 million da Vinci robot.
He is [...]

September 19th, 2015 | Posted in Link News, South Asian | Read More »

South Asian Hospital Clerk Pleads Guilty To Stealing, Selling Patient Records

South Asian Hospital Clerk Pleads Guilty To Stealing, Selling Patient Records

Shaida Bandali, a former file clerk at Rouge Valley Hospital, admitted to selling thousands of maternity ward records to RESP brokers.
TORONTO – A South Asian hospital clerk has pleaded guilty to stealing thousands of patient records and selling them to financial brokers over the course of more than a decade.
Shaida Bandali, 61, who worked at [...]

September 5th, 2015 | Posted in Link News, South Asian | Read More »

Indian National Jailed 20 Months For sex With Minor In Singapore

Indian National Jailed 20 Months For sex With Minor In Singapore

Dere Sachin Pravin, 39, was convicted before the state courts on three counts of sexual assault of a minor under 16, with two other counts taken into consideration.
SINGAPORE – In Singapore on Tuesday an Indian IT professional was sentenced to 20 months in jail for having sex with a minor. The arrest took place a [...]

July 4th, 2015 | Posted in International, South Asian, Top News | Read More »

Europe’s Oldest Man Nazar Singh Gets Grand Send Off

Europe’s Oldest Man Nazar Singh Gets Grand Send Off

JALANDHAR – The mortal remains of Nazar Singh (111), believed to be the oldest man in Europe, were consigned to flames at his native Fazilpur village in Jalandhar.
Nazar was born in 1904 in Jalandhar but had been settled in England since 1965. He came to Punjab on January 27 this year for a vacation but [...]

June 28th, 2015 | Posted in International, Link News, South Asian | Read More »

50th Wedding Anniversary

50th Wedding Anniversary

Ishwar Bhai and Lalita Ben Patel, owners of the iconic Ambika Foods grocery store on Victoria Drive, celebrated their 50th Wedding Anniversary with family and friends at a party in Richmond.

June 28th, 2015 | Posted in Link News, South Asian | Read More »

Mao’s China And Gandhi’s India – What A Stark Contrast!

Mao’s China And Gandhi’s India –  What A Stark Contrast!

By Dr. Sawraj Singh
I saw a beautiful comparison of the railways in China and India, titled Indian Elephant Vs Chinese Dragon: Snail Rail Vs Bullet Train, done by Headlines Today (an Indian news channel) and available to watch on Youtube.com. For the comparison, two Indian reporters travel in one of the best trains in [...]

April 17th, 2015 | Posted in Breaking News, Editorial, Link News, South Asian, Top News, Views | Read More »

MyFm Broadcasting Launches New Era In Punjabi Radio In Surrey

MyFm Broadcasting Launches New Era In Punjabi Radio In Surrey

SURREY – My FM Broadcasting inc., which runs on the frequency 106.9FM, is bringing a new era in Punjabi radio in Surrey, a market that has a number of Punjabi radio stations.
What sets the station apart, according to operators Ravinder Singh Pannu, Sarbjit Saroya and  Harvinder Dhandwar  is that it focuses on providing interesting and [...]

March 13th, 2015 | Posted in Entertainment, Link News, South Asian, South Asian, Top News | Read More »

South Asian Among Five Charged After Stealing Vehicles With Keys Left In Them

South Asian Among Five Charged After Stealing Vehicles With Keys Left In Them

Karim Vellani of North Vancouver has been charged with 2 counts of possession of stolen property over $5000, 1 count of theft of a motor vehicle,  2 counts of possession  of stolen property  under $5000,  1 count of attempted theft of motor vehicle, 1 count theft under $5000, 1 count of possession of break and [...]

February 7th, 2015 | Posted in South Asian | Read More »