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What Brain Injury Support Groups Are Available To Me During COVID-19?

What Brain Injury Support Groups Are Available To Me During COVID-19?

The COVID-19 pandemic is keeping us physically apart, but BC brain injury support groups continue to bring people together, albeit in new ways. What Are Brain Injury Support Groups? Brain injury support groups are available for people with traumatic brain injuries and for their family, friends, and caregivers. Coping with the symptoms and effects of […]

June 25th, 2020 | Posted in Link Columnist | Read More »

Akal Takht Jathedar Says Every Sikh Wants Khalistan, Will Accept it If Government Offers

Akal Takht Jathedar Says Every Sikh Wants Khalistan, Will Accept it If Government Offers

CHANDIGARH – Akal Takht acting jathedar Giani Harpreet Singh on Saturday brought up the issue of Khalistan, saying every Sikh wanted it and if the government offers them a separate state, they will accept it happily. He was interacting with the media following the culmination of the annual function at Akal Takht, the highest temporal […]

June 17th, 2020 | Posted in Link Columnist | Read More »

Vancouver Apologizes For Komagata Maru Racism

Vancouver Apologizes For Komagata Maru Racism

After a number of local municipalities and the provincial government proclaimed May 23rd as Komagata Maru Day, the City of Vancouver has followed suit with an apology for the racist action the doomed ship carrying 376 passengers who were not allowed set foot in Vancouver due to the racist laws enacted at the time. Raj […]

June 17th, 2020 | Posted in Link Columnist | Read More »

Indo-Canadian Couple From Victoria Arrested For Stolen Property In ‘Fencing Operation’ Bust

Indo-Canadian Couple From Victoria Arrested For Stolen Property In ‘Fencing Operation’ Bust

Gurjit Purewal faces charges of trafficking in stolen property, possession of stolen property, and laundering the proceeds of crime. His wife Manjeet Purewal faces charges of trafficking in stolen property, possession of stolen property, and laundering the proceeds of crime. Fencing Operation is in which the business acts a fence, or middleman, that takes in […]

June 17th, 2020 | Posted in Link Columnist | Read More »

Premier Horgan Marks Komagata Maru Anniversary

Premier Horgan Marks Komagata Maru Anniversary

VICTORIA – Premier John Horgan has marked the anniversary of the Komagata Maru’s arrival in British Columbia on May 23, 1914. “Today marks the 106th anniversary of the Komagata Maru’s arrival on the shores of British Columbia. On board were 376 Sikh, Muslim and Hindu people, hoping to build a better life for themselves and […]

June 2nd, 2020 | Posted in Link Columnist | Read More »

Indo-American Woman Elected To American Academy Of Arts And Sciences

Indo-American Woman Elected To American Academy Of Arts And Sciences

HOUSTON – Renu Khator, an Indian-American university chancellor, has been elected to the prestigious American Academy of Arts and Sciences for her contributions in the fields of education and academic leadership.   Khator, 61, joins more than 250 exceptionally accomplished artists, scholars, scientists and leaders in the public, non-profit and private sectors as members of […]

May 21st, 2020 | Posted in Link Columnist | Read More »

COVID-19 IMPACT: April Home Sales In Metro Vancouver Lowest Since 1982

COVID-19 IMPACT: April Home Sales In Metro Vancouver Lowest Since 1982

VANCOUVER – Everything ground to a halt in April because of COVID-19, and so did Metro Vancouver’s real estate market. There were 1,109 homes sold in the region last month, the lowest April sales totals since 1982. “For the whole month of April I got one phone call,” said Vancouver realtor David Hutchinson, who has […]

May 21st, 2020 | Posted in Link Columnist | Read More »

MOTHER’S DAY: Mothers Are Worth Celebrating Because They Create Miracles

MOTHER’S DAY: Mothers Are Worth Celebrating Because They Create Miracles

Mother’s Day is May 10th- Plan a celebration! By Dr. J. Das The world cannot exist without mothers, and God, in his wisdom, created mothers. There are mothers not only among humans but also among lower animals. Who are we to question motherhood, because it is the law of nature. Motherhood is important for us […]

May 12th, 2020 | Posted in Link Columnist | Read More »

Trudeau Says Returning Canadians To Face Strict Action On Not Following Self-Isolation

Trudeau Says Returning Canadians To Face Strict Action On Not Following Self-Isolation

The Canadian Government had put in place those mandatory self-isolation rules on March 25 but they have now been strengthened under the Quarantine Act. OTTAWA  – Even as the seventh special flight bringing Canadians stranded in India back to the country departed on Tuesday, Canada’s Prime Minister Justin Trudeau had a stern warning for those […]

May 5th, 2020 | Posted in Link Columnist | Read More »

Support For PM Trudeau Amidst COVID-19 Crisis, Says New Poll

Support For PM Trudeau Amidst COVID-19 Crisis, Says New Poll

Prime Minister Justin Trudeau’s handling of COVID-19 crisis lifts his approval to highest level since 2017. While election call is highly unlikely in near future, Liberals lead CPC by 3 points among decided voters. The latest study from pollster Angus Reid Institute finds 54 per cent of Canadians now endorse him, a 21-point increase since […]

May 5th, 2020 | Posted in Link Columnist | Read More »