Inspector Mandip “Manny” Mann, Senior Investigator of the Major Crime Section, has been promoted to the rank of Superintendent in the position of Investigative Services Officer by the Surrey RCMP. In this new role, Superintendent Mann will oversee all of Surrey Detachment’s investigative sections including: Drugs, Major Crime, Property Crime, Vulnerable Persons, and the [...]
Sergeant Parmvir (Parm) Prihar, who brings 21 years of policing experience to Newton, with an extensive background in both patrol and serious crime, will be working with his team of officers and support staff along with local residents and business owners to identify and address crime and nuisance issues in Newton.
SURREY – An Indo-Canadian [...]
By Dr. Sawraj Singh
Prime Minister Modi’s trip to China, Mongolia, and South Korea has succeeded in giving the message that the rise of Asia in this century is inevitable and that the 21st century is going to be remembered as Asia’s century. Even though the trends of western decline and the rise of the East [...]
VANCOUVER – The 2015 City of Bhangra Festival kicks-off next Thursday, May 28, in the heart of Vancouver’s entertainment district at LED Bar located on 967 Granville Street.
The annual City of Bhangra unites local and international artists with audiences of all ages for an all-out ten-day dance and music fest.
The Festival Kickoff presented by Denny’s [...]
OTTAWA – Liberal leader Justin Trudeau paid tribute to the 101st anniversary of the Komagata Maru incident on Friday.
“On May 23, 1914, hundreds of passengers aboard the SS Komagata Maru were denied entry into Vancouver upon arrival from Hong Kong. Following a two month standoff with officials, only 24 passengers were allowed to land on [...]
Joban Singh, Switzerland’s first Sikh, was shot dead along with his step father, mother and a neighbour by his brother in law who also shot himself at Aarau village, 25 kilometers from Langenthal on May 10th.
AMRITSAR – The miniscule community of Swiss Sikhs have converged at Aarau city of Switzerland to attend the funeral ceremony [...]
NDP said it welcomes the approval after the party pushed for the additional officers in the House of Commons, but calls on the Conservatives to provide clear timelines for when officers will arrive and when boots will be on the ground in Surrey.
SURREY – The federal government has approved Surrey’s request for 100 additional Mounties [...]
SURREY – The opening ceremony of the second season of the family friendly Surrey Night Market will take place at 7:30pm on Friday, May 29 at the Cloverdale Exhibition Grounds, 17726 – 62 Avenue, Surrey.
This multicultural open air night market will operate from 6pm to 11pm every Friday, Saturday and Sunday until September 20th.
The attendees [...]
The so-called Five Eyes intelligence alliance — the spy group comprising Canada, the U.S., Britain, Australia and New Zealand — specifically sought ways to find and hijack data links to servers used by Google and Samsung’s mobile app stores, according to the document obtained by Snowden. Electronic intelligence agencies began targeting UC Browser — a [...]
Ghazala, originally from Pakistan, is the founder and chairperson of the Concern for Mental Health charity. She succeeds KD McGrath Esq.
LONDON – Ghazala Hameed, the wife of leading NRI in UK — Lord Khalid Hameed — was appointed high sheriff of Greater London on Friday.
Ghazala, originally from Pakistan, is the founder and chairperson of the [...]