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Free Eye Health Clinic A Great Success

Free Eye Health Clinic A Great Success

SURREY –  Canadian Eyesight Global organized a Free Eye Health Clinic at the Dashmesh Darbar Gurdwara Sahib, Surrey BC. Eyes of over 186 patients were screened and patients with major eye problems were referred to the eye surgeons for further treatment. Free eye drops were given to the patients. The Free Eye Clinic was sponsored […]

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Chess Champ Tanraj Sohal Wins Another BC Championship

Chess Champ Tanraj Sohal Wins Another BC Championship

This is the record 12th time in a row (Grade 1 to 12) Tanraj Sohal has won the Fraser Valley Regional Chess Championship and BC Provincial Chess Championship in his grade level and has represented BC Team at the Canadian Chess Challenge. SURREY – Indo-Canadian chess champ Tanraj Sohal, a Grade 12 student from Surrey, […]

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Going For All The Marbles!

Going For All The Marbles!

Surrey’s Tamanawis Wildcates, the number one seed at the BC High School Championships, made history this week when they beat Burnaby South 74-60 and advanced to the final four.  The senior team has never made it this far before.  The team has 15 Punjabi boys out a 18 man roster that recently won the Fraser […]

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Dramatic Makeover For Surrey Gurdwara!

Dramatic Makeover For Surrey Gurdwara!

The multi-million dollar extension project at the Guru Nanak Sikh Gurdwara Delta-Surrey is finally taking shape. Slowly but surely the much anticipated construction is showing signs of the new modern look. After years of neglect, the Sikh Youth committee members have rejuvenated the community and implemented many programs to involve the young.  No longer is […]

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70 Indian Passports Stolen From San Francisco Visa Centre

70 Indian Passports Stolen From San Francisco Visa Centre

About 70 Indian passports have reportedly been stolen from a private company, to which the Indian Consulate in San Francisco has outsourced various visa and passport related services. WASHINGTON – About 70 Indian passports have reportedly been stolen from a private company, to which the Indian Consulate in San Francisco has outsourced various visa and […]

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Many Differences Between India And Canada’s Electoral Process

Many Differences Between India And Canada’s Electoral Process

By Balwant Sanghera Canada and India have a lot in common with each other. Both are members of the Commonwealth. Both are well established democracies. Both  are peace loving countries. Both India and Canada have the same legislative, executive and judicial structures based on the British model. Both are models of multiculturalism. Furthermore, both of […]

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Indo-American Boy Wins Epic Spelling Bee Battle

Indo-American Boy Wins Epic Spelling Bee Battle

Champ Kush Sharma faced his 11-year-old adversary Sophia Hoffman again on Saturday to resume the Jackson County Spelling Bee in Kansas City, Missouri, that had ended in a tie Feb 22 when the judges ran out of words. WASHINGTON – After a two-week 90-round gruelling battle, a 13-year-old Indo-American student Kush Sharma finally broke a […]

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Duke Student Who Was Outed As Porn Star Is Half Indian!

Duke Student Who Was Outed As Porn Star Is Half Indian!

Belle Knox Who Is Being Called Sunny Leone-II In India Says She Works In Porn To Fund Her Education And Also She Likes Doing Porn Films Belle Knox or “Lauren”, who said her father is an US Army doctor and her mother is from India, had initially claimed that she was forced to enter the […]

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Vancouver Fashion Week To Feature Top South Asian Designers

Vancouver Fashion Week To Feature Top South Asian Designers

By R. Paul Dhillon VANCOUVER – Vancouver Fashion Week (VFW),which kicks off next Tuesday, March 18, will feature a number of top designers from India and Canada along with more than 60 designers from 25 countries showcasing their Fall/Winter collections to international audiences in Vancouver “Every season Vancouver Fashion Week grows even bigger, with more […]

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Files Reveal Bravery Of Sikh WWI Soldiers

Files Reveal Bravery Of Sikh WWI Soldiers

LONDON – Documents from World War 1, declassified by Britain on Thursday has revealed for the first time the valour of an Sikh soldier who braved heavy machine gun fire from the Germans to pass vital information to the British forces. A number of files relating to the Indian cavalry fighting in December 1917 against […]

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