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BC’s Third Quarter Housing Forecast Expected To See Decline In Sales

BC’s Third Quarter Housing Forecast Expected To See Decline In Sales

VANCOUVER –British Third Quarter Housing forecast is expected to see a decline in housing sales. Multiple Listing Service residential sales in the province are forecast to decline 5 per cent to about 75,000 units this year, after recording 78,505 residential sales in 2018. MLS residential sales are forecast to increase 11 per cent to 82,700 […]

September 16th, 2019 | Posted in Link News | Read More »

Hindu Girl Allegedly Abducted And Converted To Islam In Pakistan’s Sindh

Hindu Girl Allegedly Abducted And Converted To Islam In Pakistan’s Sindh

The girl, identified as Renuka Kumari, was abducted from the Institute of Business Administration in Sukkur on August 29 and has been missing since then. KARACHI – A Hindu girl has been allegedly abducted and converted to Islam in Pakistan’s Sindh province, the second incident of forced conversion in the Muslim-majority country within a week. […]

September 16th, 2019 | Posted in Link News | Read More »

Give Peace A Chance Festival On Saturday, September 21 Will Pay Tribute To Founder RB Herath

Give Peace A Chance Festival On Saturday, September 21 Will Pay Tribute To Founder RB Herath

SURREY – Global Peace Alliance, Surrey is holding its ‘Give Peace a Chance’ Festival next Saturday, September 21 at Surrey City Hall and it will be paying tribute to it’s founder RB Herath as well as celebrating the International Day of Peace. The festival’s theme this year reflects our climate crisis, and calls for the […]

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2019 Thakore Visiting Scholar Award Is Being Presented To Children’s Entertainer Raffi

2019 Thakore Visiting Scholar Award Is Being Presented To Children’s Entertainer Raffi

VANCOUVER – The Thakore Visiting Scholar Award is presented annually to outstanding persons who have made the welfare of society their lifetime work. This year the Thakore Charitable Foundation, The Institute for the Humanities and the J.S. Woodsworth Chair in the Humanities at Simon Fraser University celebrates the 28th annual Gandhi Jayanti Celebration with an […]

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Surrey Mayor Promises Taxi Drivers He Won’t Issue Licenses To Operate In Surrey

Surrey Mayor Promises Taxi Drivers He Won’t Issue Licenses To Operate In Surrey

SURREY — Surrey Mayor Doug McCallum is promising taxi-drivers that ride-hailing will not be coming to his city cause he won’t grant them business licenses despite the fact that it is not his jurisdiction. McCallum told a room packed with taxi drivers that he will do everything he can to prevent ride-hailing companies like Uber […]

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Promoted!

Promoted!

Surrey RCMP Inspector Bill Parmar has been promoted to Duty Officer, in charge of “D” Watch frontline. Parmar has 22 years of policing experience and has spent the past 5 years supporting police operations at Surrey Detachment. He is known for his approachable leadership style and calm demeanour.

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Film Director Calls On California Governor To Reopen Criminal Assault Charges Against Bikram Yoga Founder

Film Director Calls On California Governor To Reopen Criminal Assault Charges Against Bikram Yoga Founder

LOS ANGELES – The director of a harrowing new Netflix documentary about the guru who brought hot yoga to Beverly Hills in the 1970s is asking California lawmakers to reopen a criminal sexual assault case against him, reported Variety. Eva Ornen debuted “Bikram: Yogi, Guru, Predator” in the official selection at Toronto on Monday, which […]

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Bangladeshi PhD Student Working At Gas Station In US Shot Dead

Bangladeshi PhD Student Working At Gas Station In US Shot Dead

NEW YORK – A Bangladeshi PhD student was shot dead at a gas station where he was working as a clerk in the US state of Louisiana, the media reported on Sunday. The victim, Md Firoz-Ul-Amin Real, 29, was a student at the Louisiana State University, reports bdnews24. Detectives responded to a shooting that occurred […]

September 16th, 2019 | Posted in International, Link News | Read More »

Calendar of Week

Calendar of Week

**** Preparing For Death! Learn How The George Mackie Library is offering a couple of free programs to help you prepare now for what happens after you die. Join us on Wednesday, September 18 form 6:30 pm – 7:30 pm at the George Mackie Library for Your Legacy Your Library, an interactive presentation addressing the […]

September 16th, 2019 | Posted in Calender, Link News | Read More »

Delta To Bring Motion To Ask BC Transportation Board To Scrap Ridesharing Rules

Delta To Bring Motion To Ask BC Transportation Board To Scrap Ridesharing Rules

DELTA – Delta council like Surrey are backing taxi drivers in an attempt to ward off the incoming of the ride-sharing apps. They will hear a motion on Monday asking the city to request that the Passenger Transportation Board scrap its ride-hailing regulations. A motion introduced by Coun. Lois Jackson is asking the board to […]

September 13th, 2019 | Posted in Business, International, Lead Story, Link News, News, South Asian, Top News | Read More »