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Hanging With Royalty!

Hanging With Royalty!

Vancouver businessman Daljit Thind was invited to a special function at the Buckingham Palace last month, where Prince Phillip played the host. Thind was one of the 200 successful CEOs from around the world who were exclusively invited to the Canada Club Reception in Celebration of the Patron’s 60th Anniversary at Buckingham Palace in London, […]

March 22nd, 2014 | Posted in International, Lead Story, Top News | Read More »

Two Indo-Canadian Truckers From BC Acquitted In Winnipeg’s Largest Drug Bust

Two Indo-Canadian Truckers From BC Acquitted In Winnipeg’s Largest Drug Bust

Gurdarshan Singh Hansra, 51, and Tirath Bal, 44,were on trial charged with possession of cocaine and possession for the purpose of trafficking. But both BC-based men were acquitted last Friday. WINNIPEG ─ Two Indo-Canadian men walked out of court free men Friday after a judge ruled he had a reasonable doubt whether they knew the […]

March 17th, 2014 | Posted in Link News, News | Read More »

Sukh Dhaliwal Clears Accounts Ahead Of Returning To Federal Politics

Sukh Dhaliwal Clears Accounts Ahead Of Returning To Federal Politics

Former Liberal MP Sukh Dhaliwal and his wife Roni pleaded guilty in B.C. provincial court in Surrey to three charges of failing to comply with the Income Tax Act and paid the collective $8000 fine, clearing up all accounts for Dhaliwal to re-enter the federal political scene to possibly seek the nomination for the newly […]

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Is The West Secular And Democratic?

Is The West Secular And Democratic?

By Dr. Sawraj Singh The biggest claim that the contemporary West makes is that it is secular and democratic. However, on closer scrutiny, this claim appears to be false. On one hand, the West neither fulfills the criteria for secularism nor for democracy. On the other hand, eastern concepts of secularism and democracy have proven […]

March 17th, 2014 | Posted in Link Columnist, News, Top News | Read More »

Reyat Loses Appeal Of Lengthy Perjury Sentence

Reyat Loses Appeal Of Lengthy Perjury Sentence

VANCOUVER  – The only man convicted in connection with the Air India bombing and who has served over 20 years for various sentences has lost his latest appeal of a lengthy perjury sentence. Inderjit Singh Reyat will have to serve his entire nine-year sentence for perjury after the BC Court of Appeal said the offence […]

March 17th, 2014 | Posted in Link News, News | Read More »

Federal-Provincial Politicians Scrambling To End Port Truckers Strike

Federal-Provincial Politicians Scrambling To End Port Truckers Strike

Truckers Reviewing Proposal After Federal Transport Minister Signs Off On 14-Point Plan! VANCOUVER – There might be some hope for the port truckers strike to come to an after federal and provincial governments scrambled this week to take concrete action with a new proposal that was submitted to the striking truckers Thursday night. While politicians […]

March 17th, 2014 | Posted in Link News, News | Read More »

Surrey’s Annual Khalsa Day Vaisakhi Parade Set For April 19

Surrey’s Annual Khalsa Day Vaisakhi Parade Set For April 19

SURREY – The annual Khalsa Day Surrey Vaisakhi Parade, which will be held on April 19 this year, will once again host a lively and celebratory event to mark the New Year, pay tribute to the harvest and commemorate one of the most important days in the Sikh calendar, the creation of the Khalsa. The […]

March 17th, 2014 | Posted in Link News, News | Read More »

Former BC Liberal MLA Stripped Of $140,000 Handout After NDP Pressure

Former BC Liberal MLA Stripped Of $140,000 Handout After NDP Pressure

Christy Clark Liberals Have Made It A Habit Of Announcing Things Public Finds Outrageous And Then They Are Quickly Extinguished! John Les was to be paid $140,000 this year to serve on the government’s earthquake preparedness committee. But after the opposition NDP took the BC Liberals to task and with growing public outrage – the […]

March 17th, 2014 | Posted in Link News, News | Read More »

Surrey Women In Business Award Winners!

Surrey Women In Business Award Winners!

On Wednesday, March 12, the Surrey Board of Trade hosted the 5th Annual Surrey Women in Business Awards Luncheon.  The event recognized the hard work of Surrey’s businesswomen and their contributions to Surrey.  The winners included: Entrepreneur Category: Tracy Bell – La Belle Fleur Floral Boutique Ltd. Professional Category: Mary Jane Wilson – Wilson Rasmussen […]

March 17th, 2014 | Posted in Link News, News | Read More »

PICS Blast From The Past Fundraiser To Kick Start Drive For A New 125 Bed Facility For Seniors

PICS Blast From The Past Fundraiser To Kick Start Drive For A New 125 Bed Facility For Seniors

President Charan Gill Says The Fundraising Event Is For Everyone Of All Political Stripes! By R. Paul Dhilllon SURREY – You can do your part in helping Progressive Intercultural Community Services Society (PICS) achieve their goal of raising $310,000 towards their new seniors home project after their two earlier projects that are a great place […]

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