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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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Indo-American Man Among Three Indicted In Multi-Million Dollar Cryptocurrency Scam

Indo-American Man Among Three Indicted In Multi-Million Dollar Cryptocurrency Scam

Sohrab Sharma is among the three co-founders of a start-up called Centra Tech indicted with conspiring to defraud investors. NEW YORK – A 27-year-old Indian-origin man along with two other co-founders of a start-up cryptocurrency company have been indicted with a scheme to defraud investors, with authorities seizing digital currency worth more than $60 million […]

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Forbes Honours 100 Gulf-Based Indian Businessmen

Forbes Honours 100 Gulf-Based Indian Businessmen

Titled “Top 100 Indian leaders in the Arab world”, the list consists of the heads of the region’s top companies, as well as the most influential of experts, Forbes said in a statement DUBAI – Over 100 Indian businessmen and executives based in the UAE have been recognised for their phenomenal success in the Arab […]

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Canada India Networking Initiative 2018 Will Hold Third Conference In Surrey On June 8-10

Canada India Networking Initiative 2018 Will Hold Third Conference In Surrey On June 8-10

Building Healthy CIVIL Society through Innovation, Technology and Engagement. SURREY – Canada India Network Society (CINI), which sees society based on Access, Equality and Wisdom in Education, Justice and Health, have previously organized two major conferences and initiated several projects. (www.thecins.org) during last 8 years. Their  third conference, CINI 2018 will be held on June […]

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Angel Investor Likely To Make $20 Million From Flipkart-Walmart Deal

Angel Investor Likely To Make $20 Million From Flipkart-Walmart Deal

Ashish Gupta has acquired a reputation of being a smart, low-key investor with a knack for picking winners. The first angel investor in Flipkart, he invested Rs10 lakh in 2009, and now stands to make $20 million out of the company’s deal with Walmart NEW YORK – Back in 1998, Ashish Gupta and his business […]

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