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Worsening World Hunger Affects 821 Million: United Nations

Worsening World Hunger Affects 821 Million: United Nations

After decades of decline, malnutrition began to increase in 2015, mainly because of climate change and war. Reversing the trend is one of the 2030 targets of the UN’s Sustainable Development Goals which aim to improve the planet and its people. UNITED NATIONS – More than 821 million people suffered from hunger worldwide last year, […]

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US Reiterates Support For Kartarpur Corridor, Says Will Help Build People-To-People Contact

US Reiterates Support For Kartarpur Corridor, Says Will Help Build People-To-People Contact

The United States had first welcomed the corridor after its inauguration last November, on two separate days in India and Pakistan. India and Pakistan held a second round of meetings on the corridor at the Wagah Border recently and agreed to a number of related issues that would go into ensuring safe passage to and […]

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Accessible Playground!

Accessible Playground!

The City of Surrey officially broke ground Wednesday, July 10, on the new Jumpstart Playground at Surrey’s Unwin Park. With plans for completion in late 2019, the new 12,000 square foot playground will be Surrey’s largest, offering an imaginative and accessible space for children of all abilities to play together. “Jumpstart is proud to bring […]

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Sri Lanka Says Drug Gangs Behind Easter bombings Not Islamists

Sri Lanka Says Drug Gangs Behind Easter bombings Not Islamists

Authorities previously said local jihadist group National Thowheeth Jamaath (NTJ) were responsible for the suicide bombings in churches and hotels that killed at least 258 people in Sri Lanka’s deadly Easter Sunday bombings. The attacks were later claimed by the Islamic State group. COLOMBO – International drug syndicates orchestrated Sri Lanka’s deadly Easter Sunday bombings, […]

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South Asian Man Arrested In Toronto’s Eaton Centre Voyeurism Case

South Asian Man Arrested In Toronto’s Eaton Centre Voyeurism Case

On Sunday, police said there was a publication ban in place on the man’s identity but on Thursday named him as Sohanathen Udayashankar of Toronto. Udayashankar appeared in court on July 7 and was released on bail with conditions. TORONTO – A South Asian man accused of leaving a homemade camera underneath a changing stall […]

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High Achiever!

High Achiever!

Osoyoos Secondary school graduate Simrat Sekhon is this year’s recipient of the Governor General’s Medal for academic achievement after finishing the school year with the highest GPA. Principal Scott Tremblay presented her with the award on Thursday.

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Sikh Priest In New Zealand Found Guilty Of Sexually Abusing Children

Sikh Priest In New Zealand Found Guilty Of Sexually Abusing Children

Sikh priest Sajan Singh was found guilty of six charges of sexual conduct with a child by Judge Nevin Dawson at Auckland District Court. AUCKLAND – Sikh priest Sajan Singh was found guilty of six charges of sexual conduct with a child by Judge Nevin Dawson at Auckland District Court. The father of a child […]

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MP Sarai’s BBQ!

MP Sarai’s BBQ!

Randeep S. Sarai, Member of Parliament for Surrey Centre held his 4th Annual Community BBQ at Holland Park. Sarai was able to meet and speak with approximately 1,000 constituents including families, organizations, and students from his riding. The attendees were able to participate in games, raffles, and indulge in delicious food. Sarai commented, “This is […]

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OUTSIDE THE BOX: The Christ And The Shabad (God’s Word) – Part 1

OUTSIDE THE BOX: The Christ And The Shabad (God’s Word) – Part 1

By Mike Bhangu As long as the mortal does not come to understand the mystery of the Shabad, the Word of God, he shall continue to be tormented by death.” — (Sri Guru Granth Sahib Ji, ang 1126) The surname of the Nazarene known as Jesus isn’t Christ. All Christian scholars will agree. The term, […]

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Indian-Origin Man Convicted By US Court For Killing Wife

Indian-Origin Man Convicted By US Court For Killing Wife

  NEW YORK – An Indian-origin man extradited from India has been convicted by a US court for killing his estranged wife 12 years ago when she asked for a divorce, according to media reports. Avtar Grewal, 44, who was extradited to the US in 2011, was found guilty of first-degree murder by the jury […]

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