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Wealthy South Asian Woman Accused Of Trafficking Housekeeper From Africa Found Not Guilty

Wealthy South Asian Woman Accused Of Trafficking Housekeeper From Africa Found Not Guilty

Mumtaz Ladha wascharged in BC SupremeCourt with humantrafficking underthe Immigration Act,employing a foreign nationalwithout authorization,misrepresentingfacts to the High Commissionof Canada in Tanzania, and misrepresenting factsto Citizenship and Immigration Canada. But B.C. SupremeCourt Justice Lauri Ann Fenlon says the young woman gaveevidence that was not credible and the Crown did not provethat the woman was coerced […]

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Lalji Family Makes Canada’s Richest List With $2.56 Billion Fortune

Lalji Family Makes Canada’s Richest List With $2.56 Billion Fortune

They Are Also The Richest South Asians In Canada! The Lalji Family, which ownsLarco Investments Ltd., clockedin with $2.56 billion TORONTO – A wealthy,prominent South Asian family isamong the list of the 100 richestCanadians released by CanadianBusiness. The Lalji Familymakes the top 25 on the listwhich is led by the ThomsonFamily (Thomson-Reuters) andGalen Watson (who […]

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Surrey’s Fourth Annual Domestic Abuse Conference Focuses On The “Offender”

Surrey’s Fourth Annual Domestic Abuse Conference Focuses On The “Offender”

SURREY – The City of Surreyhosted its fourth annual domesticabuse conference Thursday.The conference titled, “Changethe Lens: Looking at theOffender”, featured a panel discussionwith members including;police, crown counsel, programspecialists, a behaviouralpsychologist, a parole officerand an offender.Also in attendance as representativesof BC Lion’s “Be MoreThan a Bystander” campaign,were BC Lion, Dean Valli, andExecutive Director of EndingViolence Association […]

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Libya And Sri Lanka Policies Show Western Hypocrisy And Double Standard

Libya And Sri Lanka Policies Show Western Hypocrisy And Double Standard

DR. SAWRAJ SINGHINTERNATIONALAFFAIRS / EDITORIAL Peaceful and unarmed demonstrators inLibya were just indiscriminately shot at inTripoli by a militia from Misrata. Morethan 40 demonstrators were killed andmany times more were injured.While this was happening in Libya, theCommonwealth summit was being heldin Sri Lanka. The western countries, particularlyEngland and Canada, were busycriticizing Sri Lanka for violating […]

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Indo-Canadian Man Who Killed Wife And Business Partner For Insurance Money Mysteriously Dies In Jail

Indo-Canadian Man Who Killed Wife And Business Partner For Insurance Money Mysteriously Dies In Jail

Sukhwinder Singh Dhillon ofHamilton city in the Canadianprovince of Ontario, who wasserving an indeterminate sentencefor first-degree murder atWarkworth Institute in Toronto,died at a hospital in Kingstonin Ontario Monday, the SunNews reported. The cause ofDhillon’s death is not knownyet. TORONTO – An Indian-originman, who was serving time injail for killing his wife and businesspartner for insuranceclaims […]

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North Vancouver Councillor Beats Jagrup Brar To Be New Party President

North Vancouver Councillor Beats Jagrup Brar To Be New Party President

Craig Keating has been selected as the new president of the BCNDP replacing Moe Sihota. The final vote count for the President’selection came down to 484-303 with Keating beating challengerJagrup Brar with a 182 vote margin. VANCOUVER — BritishColumbia’s New Democratselected North Vancouver councillorCraig Keating as new partypresident. Keating beat out challengerJagrup Brar, the formerSurrey […]

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Sexy & Wealthy In Heels!

Sexy & Wealthy In Heels!

Prianka Dhir, Co-Founder of the new entrepreneurs PR outfit for women called Socialettes, held their signatureevent Sexy & Wealthy in Heels Thursday night in Gastown, Vancouver, which brought out manysuccessful women. Dhir told the LINK the Sexy & Wealthy in Heels community is geared towards helpingfemales succeed in their paths of female entrepreneurship. “We train […]

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Special Visit!

Special Visit!

Liberal MP Dr. Kirsty Duncan was at York Center Friday, stoppingby at the offices of Amandeep Singh, Justin Thind of Singh Thind& Associates & Prime Tax Team, to talk with members of the localIndo-Canadian-Punjabi press members. Duncan is the critic forConsular Affairs, International Development, Status of Women.She is passionate about helping build resilient communities andtaking […]

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1984 Massacre Of Sikhs Victims And Supporters To Hold Rally At UN Office In Delhi

1984 Massacre Of Sikhs Victims And Supporters To Hold Rally At UN Office In Delhi

JALANDHAR – Victims of1984 massacre of Sikhs and AllIndia Sikh Students Federationhave announced to hold aJustice Rally before the office ofUN Resident Coordinator inDelhi on International HumanRights Day, that falls onDecember 10 – to highlightdenial of justice to the victimsfor 29 years and the impunitywith which the guilty Congressleaders were being rewarded.Announcing this here on […]

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US Sikh Group Gets More Time For Human Rights Violation Plea Against Sonia Gandhi

US Sikh Group Gets More Time For Human Rights Violation Plea Against Sonia Gandhi

Sikhs For Justice and violence victims are seeking compensatory andpunitive damages against Gandhi for allegedly shielding and protectingKamal Nath, Sajjan Kumar, Jagdish Tytler and other Congress partyleaders. NEW YORK – A US federal courthas given Sikhs for Justice (SFJ) tillDec 3 to file an amended complaintagainst Congress PresidentSonia Gandhi in an alleged humanrights violation case.Despite […]

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