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Sukh Dhaliwal’s Big Nomination Win Doesn’t Bode Well For NDP’s Jinny Sims

Sukh Dhaliwal’s Big Nomination Win Doesn’t Bode Well For NDP’s Jinny Sims

Veteran Ex-MP Dhaliwal Crushes Newcomer Sarai By More Than 2300 Votes!

With Sukh Dhaliwal winning so big and even though its only a nomination, the membership sign-up of 22,000 and the actual turnout of over 6800 people for a nomination fight doesn’t bode well for the current riding MP, the NDP’s Jinny (Jogindro Kaur) Sims, [...]

December 17th, 2014 | Posted in Breaking News, Commentary, International, Lead Story, Link News, News, South Asian, Top News | Read More »

Pakistani Taliban Slaughter 132 Children In Attack On School

Pakistani Taliban Slaughter 132 Children In Attack On School

Tehreek-e-Taliban Pakistan Which Shot Nobel Winner Malala Yousafzai Claims Responsibility For The Attack!

The hard-line Tehreek-e-Taliban Pakistan (TTP), fighting to topple the government and set up a strict Islamic state, claimed responsibility for the attack as retaliation for a major military offensive in pro-Taliban tribal strongholds of Khyber-Pakhtunkhwa. This is the same terror group that [...]

December 16th, 2014 | Posted in Breaking News, Crime, International, Link News, News, South Asian, Top News | Read More »

US Report On CIA Torture Fest Shows Their Supremely Powerful Homegrown Agency Committing Crimes On Par With Terrorists

US Report On CIA Torture Fest Shows Their Supremely Powerful Homegrown Agency Committing Crimes On Par With Terrorists

A new report from the Senate intelligence committee says the CIA pureed hummus and put it in a detainee’s rectum. CIA officers threatened the children of detainees. Over 20 percent of CIA detainees were “wrongfully held.” One was an “intellectually challenged” man who was held so the CIA could get leverage over his family. One [...]

December 13th, 2014 | Posted in Link News | Read More »

BUYER BEWARE: Your Health Professionals Must Be Registered With A Regulatory College

BUYER BEWARE: Your Health Professionals Must Be Registered With A Regulatory College

By Cynthia Johansen
In August 2013, the illegal activities of a man pretending to be a dentist captured the public’s attention. A member of the public had complained to the College of Dental Surgeons of BC (CDSBC) after receiving treatment from this imposter in an operatory he had set up in his home. This complaint triggered [...]

December 13th, 2014 | Posted in Link News | Read More »

NDP Says B.C. Liberals’ Proposed Rental Hike Is Bad For Housing Affordability In B.C.

NDP Says B.C. Liberals’ Proposed Rental Hike Is Bad For Housing Affordability In B.C.

VANCOUVER – New Democrats are calling for continued stability for renters as the B.C. Liberals talk about adjusting rent controls.
“Rent control in B.C. is there to provide some predictability for tenants, and this predictability is really important for people as they set their budgets and decide where to settle their families,” said David Eby, New [...]

December 13th, 2014 | Posted in Link News | Read More »

Australian Court Hears Indian Ashram Sex Abuse Cases

Australian Court Hears Indian Ashram Sex Abuse Cases

Late Swami Akhandananda Saraswati, head of Satyananda Yoga Ashram located on Mangrove Mountain in New South Wales, allegedly sexually abused the children during the 1970s and 1980s, the Royal Commission into Institutional Responses to Child Sexual Abuse has heard.
MELBOURNE – Children as young as three were repeatedly molested at Australia’s oldest ashram by its Indian [...]

December 13th, 2014 | Posted in Link News | Read More »

International Arya Maha Sammelan 2014 Held In Singapore And Thailand

International Arya Maha Sammelan 2014 Held In Singapore And Thailand

By Madhu Varshney
Hari and I attended the International Arya Maha Sammelan  (Conference) 2014 held in Singapore (November 1-2 , 2014) and Bangkok, Thailand  (November 7-8, 2014). Singapore also celebrated 100th Anniversary of Arya Samaj on this occasion.
During the conference, a yoga program was held under the guidance of Swami Devbrat Shashi Rai followed by meditation [...]

December 13th, 2014 | Posted in Link News | Read More »

Anniversary Of Dr. Ambedkar Marked

Anniversary Of Dr. Ambedkar Marked

Shri Guru Ravidass Sabha Vancouver marked the death anniversary of Dr. Bhimrao Ramji Ambedkar. Dr. Ambedkar, popularly known as Babasaheb, was an Indian jurist, economist, politician and social reformer who inspired the Modern Buddhist Movement and campaigned against social discrimination of Dalits, women and labour.

December 13th, 2014 | Posted in Link News | Read More »

Ismaili Muslims Celebrate The Birthday Of His Highness The Aga Khan On December 13th

Ismaili Muslims Celebrate The Birthday Of His Highness The Aga Khan On December 13th

On December 13th Ismaili Muslims all over the world celebrate the birthday of His Highness the Aga Khan.  We join in their rejoicing and wish His Highness and his followers “Salgirah Mubarak”.
His Highness the Aga Khan became Imam (spiritual leader) of the Shia Imami Ismaili Muslims on July 11, 1957 at the age of 20, succeeding [...]

December 13th, 2014 | Posted in Link News | Read More »

NDP Says B.C. Liberals Putting Adult Learners At The Back Of the Line For B.C. Jobs

NDP Says B.C. Liberals Putting Adult Learners At The Back Of the Line For B.C. Jobs

By Kathy Corrigan
New Democrat spokesperson on advanced education
Since 2012, adults in British Columbia have been able to go to colleges or universities to take English courses that prepared them for the workforce or further post-secondary education.
Providing these courses free of charge was a good investment in our economy and an investment in immigrants who otherwise [...]

December 13th, 2014 | Posted in Link News | Read More »