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Liberal MP Rob Oliphant Calls Pakistan-Held Area As “Azad Kashmir”

Liberal MP Rob Oliphant Calls Pakistan-Held Area As “Azad Kashmir”

Canadian MP Rob Oliphant described visiting Pakistani leader Masood Khan as the “President of Azad Jammu & Kashmir” in a tweet, which he later deleted owing to the sensitive nature of India-Pak border area. OTTAWA – A Canadian MP from prime minister Justin Trudeau’s ruling Liberal Party caucus  called Pakistan-held border area with India “Azad […]

July 14th, 2018 | Posted in Link Columnist | Read More »

Canadian Writer Michael Ondaatje’s ‘The English Patient’ Wins Golden Man Booker Prize

Canadian Writer Michael Ondaatje’s ‘The English Patient’ Wins Golden Man Booker Prize

Sri Lanka-born Canadian writer Michael Ondaatje’s novel The English Patient has won the Golden Man Booker. NEW DELHI – The English Patientby Michael Ondaatje, set in India among other locations, has been crowned the best work of fiction over the last five decades of the Man Booker Prize, prevailing over VS Naipaul’s In A Free […]

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Indo-Canadian Man Gunned Down In Toronto

Indo-Canadian Man Gunned Down In Toronto

Police are appealing for witnesses after 25-year-old Karim Hirani was gunned down in a North York parking lot where he was chatting with friends early this morning. TORONTO – An Indo-Canadian man in Toronto police was gunned down early Sunday morning. Police are appealing for witnesses after 25-year-old Karim Hirani was gunned down in a […]

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Scotland Yard’s Most Senior Indo-British Female Officer Faces Inquiry

Scotland Yard’s Most Senior Indo-British Female Officer Faces Inquiry

Parm Sandhu has been served with a “gross misconduct” investigation notice and could potentially face a serious disciplinary charge. LONDON  – One of Britain’s senior-most Indo-British female officer has been placed on restricted duties as Scotland Yard investigates allegations that she broke the rules on being nominated for a royal honour.   Parm Sandhu, currently […]

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Beauty Lies Within Us By Ashok Bhargava

Beauty Lies Within Us  By Ashok Bhargava

  You can find meaning of life only if you create it.   It is not lying out there somewhere to be discovered.   It is within you to bring it out and create it.   It is there like words for a poem and tunes for a song.   It is up to you […]

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Surrey RCMP Arrests Nine People After Seizing  Drugs, Cash And A Handgun During investigation

Surrey RCMP Arrests Nine People After Seizing  Drugs, Cash And A Handgun During investigation

SURREY – Surrey RCMP have arrested 9 people and seized illicit drugs, cash, and a handgun as a result of a targeted investigation into drug trafficking and gang activity. On July 4, 2018, the Surrey RCMP’s Community Response Unit, with the assistance of the Lower Mainland Integrated Police Dog Service, executed a search warrant at […]

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2012 Delhi Gangrape Convicts To Be Hanged Soon After SC Upholds Death Penalty

2012 Delhi Gangrape Convicts To Be Hanged Soon After SC Upholds Death Penalty

A three-judge bench led by Chief Justice of India Dipak Misra said the petitions did not disclose any grounds for invoking its review jurisdiction, paving the way for the hanging of Mukesh, Vinay Sharma and Pawan. NEW DELHI – The Supreme Court on Monday dismissed petitions by three death row convicts in the December 16, […]

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Indo-American Judge Amul Thapar Among Four Interviewed By Trump For Supreme Court

Indo-American Judge Amul Thapar Among Four Interviewed By Trump For Supreme Court

If confirmed, Amul Thapar will be the first Indian American and Asian American, both burgeoning sections of the America population, to become a Supreme Court judge. WASHINGTON – Indo-American judge Amul Thapar was among four candidates President Donald Trump interviewed on Monday for a vacancy in the US Supreme Court. President Trump himself told reporters […]

July 7th, 2018 | Posted in Link Columnist | Read More »

Indian Money In Swiss Banks Rises 50% To Over Rs 7,000 Crore Under Modi

Indian Money In Swiss Banks Rises 50% To Over Rs 7,000 Crore Under Modi

According to the SNB data, the total funds held by Indians directly with Swiss banks rose to 999 million Swiss franc (Rs 6,891 crore) in 2017, while the same held through fiduciaries or wealth managers increased to CHF 16.2 million (Rs 112 crore). NEW DELHI – Money parked by Indians in Swiss banks rose over […]

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Volunteer Chain Singh Bath Honoured For His Dedication To No. 5 Road Gurdwara

Volunteer Chain Singh Bath Honoured For His Dedication To No. 5 Road Gurdwara

By Balwant Singh Gill Volunteers are the backbone of every community and organization. Volunteering for a cause dear to person’s heart is a very noble task. Thousands of volunteers do this every day in every community and organization. Take for example India Cultural Centre of Canada Gurdwara Nanak Niwas in Richmond. Every member involved with […]

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