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Manak Muni Maharaj in Vancouver From Auust 5-11

Manak Muni Maharaj in Vancouver From Auust 5-11

VANCOUVER – Born in the year 1947 in an Oswal Jain family in Sujangarh, Rajasthan India,  Shri Manak Muni ji Maharaj, a great Sadhak, philosopher and orator, will be in Vancouver from August 5 -11.
Muni ji took *Diksha,* from the renowned Acharya Shri Tulsi ji Maharaj at the young age of 14. After taking Sanyas, [...]

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Court Overturns Quebec Human Rights Tribunal Decision And Rules Bombardier Didn’t Discriminate Against Pakistani-Canadian Pilot

Court Overturns Quebec Human Rights Tribunal Decision And Rules Bombardier Didn’t Discriminate Against Pakistani-Canadian Pilot

MONTREAL – Canada’s top court overturned a Quebec Human Rights Tribunal decision which found that Montreal-based plane-maker Bombardier racially discriminated against a Pakistani-Canadian pilot and ruled Bombardier didn’t discriminate against Javed Latif.
The Supreme Court of Canada ruled Bombardier Inc. didn’t discriminate against Latif on the basis of his race when it refused to train him [...]

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Why Did It Take Punjab Police 11 Hours To Kill Three Terrorists

Why Did It Take Punjab Police 11 Hours To Kill Three Terrorists

NEW DELHI – The 11 hours it took to neutralize the three terrorists who stormed into Gurdaspur was because of a deliberate strategy to try and capture at least one of the terrorists alive, sources said.
The plan was to have an Ajmal Kasab, the lone gunman seized in the Mumbai terror attacks of 2008 who [...]

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Rapper Badshah Wants Rap To Become The Rebel Music Form In India As It Is Worldwide

Rapper Badshah Wants Rap To Become The Rebel Music Form In India As It Is Worldwide

MUMBAI – Abhi Toh Party Shuru Hui Hai singer Badshah says he is happy for the popularity of rap in the country but wants the genre to grow further and not fade away.
Currently riding high on the success of his latest song DJ Waley Babu, Badshah, whose real name is Aditya Singh, said: “I am [...]

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Community Barbecue

Community Barbecue

Surrey NDP MP Jasbir Sandhu held his annual Community Barbecue at Robertson Drive Park on Wednesday, July 29. Over 200 people from the neighbourhood came together to enjoy dinner and the sunshine.

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BC Liberals Raising Unpopular Port Mann Bridge Tolls

BC Liberals Raising Unpopular Port Mann Bridge Tolls

SURREY – Get ready to start paying more to cross the Port Mann Bridge as BC Liberals are raising the rate of an already unpopular toll, which many commuters have complained is an add-on tax for those living south of the Fraser River and whose only option is to cross the bridge to get to [...]

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US Lawmakers Call For Allowing Turbaned Sikh basketball Players

US Lawmakers Call For Allowing Turbaned Sikh basketball Players

WASHINGTON – A bipartisan group of 39 influential American lawmakers this week asked the International Basketball Federation to end its discrimination against Sikh players and allow them to play while wearing a turban.
Led by Congressmen Joe Crowley, Vice Chair of the Democratic Caucus, and Ami Bera, the only Indian-American lawmaker, 39 Members of the Congress, [...]

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Indo-American Wins U.S. Junior Powerlifting Title

Indo-American Wins U.S. Junior Powerlifting Title

BANGALORE – A 20-year old Indian-American Amitoj Chhabra won the junior title at the latest United States Powerlifting Association National Championships in Las Vegas earlier this month.
Chhabra, a 2013 Galena graduate, competed in the 198-pound weight class, a drop of about 20 pounds from his normal weight, the local Reno Gazette Journal reported. He lifted [...]

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British PM Cameron’s Trusted Punjabi Lad Wrote His Speech On “Islamic Extremism”

British PM Cameron’s Trusted Punjabi Lad Wrote His Speech On “Islamic Extremism”

LONDON – A writer of Indian-origin wrote the speech on tackling Islamic extremism and “the failures of integration” that British Prime Minister David Cameron delivered recently.
Ameet Gill, 32, has now become one of Cameron’s most trusted advisors since joining his team nine years ago, the Daily Mail reported.
His induction gave him daily access to the [...]

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NDP Blasts Conservatives Failure To Tackle Surrey Crime

NDP Blasts Conservatives Failure To Tackle Surrey Crime

SURREY—Another violent incident in Surrey, this time in the Port Kells neighbourhood, has the NDP calling on the Conservatives to stop the delays for getting the 100 RCMP officers on the ground.
“I’ve been a police officer for over 38 years. The Conservatives don’t seem to be serious about tackling crime in Surrey,” said Garry Begg, [...]

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