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Indo-British Man Kills Wife With Wooden Elephant

Indo-British Man Kills Wife With Wooden Elephant

LONDON – A 33-year-old Indo-British shopkeeper has been accused of bludgeoning his British wife to death with an ornamental wooden elephant. NRI Devendra Singh is accused of killing Charlotte Smith, 42, in a brutal attack on September 3 last year. Stafford Crown Court was told this week how Singh flew into a rage and battered Smith […]

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Indo-American Convicted Of Murdering Man Outside California Sikh Temple

Indo-American Convicted Of Murdering Man Outside California Sikh Temple

WASHINGTON – A 28-year-old Indo-American man has been convicted of murder of another person from the community outside a gurdwara in the US state of California. Gurpreet Singh Gosal was convicted of killing Parmjit Pamma Singh, 26, outside the Bradshaw gurdwara in Sacramento during a Sikh sports festival on August 31, 2008. Gosal is facing […]

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UK Puts Up £3,000 As Visa Bond For Visitors From Nine High Risk Nations Including India

UK Puts Up £3,000 As Visa Bond For Visitors From Nine High Risk Nations Including India

LONDON – Indian visitors to the UK may soon be charged a refundable £3,000 fee — over and above the cost of a visa — before they are allowed to enter the country. The controversial fee or bond is part of the British Government’s declared strategy to crack down on immigration abuse, which includes those […]

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Indo-British Broker Fined 1 Million Pounds For Realty Fraud

Indo-British Broker Fined 1 Million Pounds For Realty Fraud

Birmingham-based Gurpreet Singh Chadda, who was doing business of sale and rent-back of homes through Red2Black Homes and B&L Homes, has also been banned from working in the British financial services industry, besides a fine of 945,277 pounds, the FCA said. LONDON – In the biggest ever penalty on an individual trader, the UK financial […]

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Maharaja Of Patiala’s Dinner Service Up For Auction In UK

Maharaja Of Patiala’s Dinner Service Up For Auction In UK

LONDON – A silver gilt dinner (gold plated silver) service commissioned by Maharaja Bhupinder Singh of Patiala is being offered for sale by Christie’s auctioneers in London with an estimated price of £1million to £1.5 million. Bhupinder Singh commissioned the dinner service — comprising 200 dinner plates, smaller plates and dishes — to commemorate the […]

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Canadian Film-Maker In Punjab To Trace Roots Of Sikh Immigrants

Canadian Film-Maker In Punjab To Trace Roots Of Sikh Immigrants

CHANDIGARH – Biologist-turned film maker David R Gray of Victoria (Canada) is in Punjab to trace descendants of some early Sikh settlers in his country, including those who fought in the World War I and worked in British Columbia forests to make them habitable. Gray, who is here for four days in his first visit […]

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Are Attacks On Hindu Mandir And Sikh Temple Mischief Or Planned “Communal ” Tactics

Are Attacks On Hindu Mandir And Sikh Temple Mischief Or Planned “Communal ” Tactics

By R. Paul Dhillon With News Files SURREY – The Hindu and Sikh communities are worried about recent attacks on their premises, with Hindu Laxmi Narayan temple getting their windows broken this weekend by two miscreants, and some members think that it may be more than mischief and planned communal tactics by divisive forces to create […]

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UK Sikh Temple Reopened After ‘Arson Attack’

UK Sikh Temple Reopened After ‘Arson Attack’

About £1.4m has been spent rebuilding the Gurdwara Sikh Sangat in Bow LONDON – Up to 2,000 people have taken part in a procession to mark the reopening of an east London Sikh temple that was destroyed in a suspected arson attack. About £1.4m has been spent rebuilding the Grade II-listed Gurdwara Sikh Sangat in […]

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India and America Have Different Interests in Afghanistan

India and America Have Different Interests in Afghanistan

It is increasingly becoming clear that India and America have different interests in Afghanistan. America seems ready to make a deal with the Taliban and bring them back to power. India sees this as a victory for Pakistan. Therefore, India and America not only have different views on Afghanistan, but they actually seem to have […]

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Another Indo-Canadian Man With Gang Links Gunned Down In Abbotsford

Another Indo-Canadian Man With Gang Links Gunned Down In Abbotsford

Harpreet Singh Chahal (Happy), originally from Barnala Punjab, is the latest Indo-Canadian to be killed in BC gang violence that has claimed more than 150 young men. ABBOTSFORD – A 25 year old man from Abbotsford who has been identified as Harpreet Singh Chahal (Happy) is dead after being gunned down on Sunday. Originally from […]

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