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Aditya Birla Group Fined Rs 150 Crore Over October 2013 Cash Haul In Its Office

Aditya Birla Group Fined Rs 150 Crore Over October 2013 Cash Haul In Its Office

NEW DELHI – The Aditya Birla Group continues to feel the reverberations of the controversial FIR registered in October 2013 over the allotment of a mine in Odisha to Hindalco, the group’s mining arm, in 2006. In the latest twist to a tax investigation stemming from the FIR, the Settlement Commission has directed Aditya Birla […]

August 27th, 2014 | Posted in Business | Read More »

America Inching Towards Race War

America Inching Towards Race War

By Dr. Sawraj Singh The racial riots in Ferguson, Missouri show that racial divisions are becoming deeper. A survey regarding the riots demonstrates that whites and blacks have diametrically opposite feelings. The majority of whites are sympathetic to the police and law enforcement authorities, whereas the majority of blacks are sympathetic to Michael Brown, the […]

August 26th, 2014 | Posted in Breaking News, Editorial, International, News, South Asian, Top News | Read More »

Ontario Premier Washes Decades Of Sikh Community’s Hard Work On The Helmet Law Down The Drain

Ontario Premier Washes Decades Of Sikh Community’s Hard Work On The Helmet Law Down The Drain

Openly Gay Kathleen Wynne Has No Sympathies Or Understanding Of Another Visible Minority Group! The World Sikh Association (WSO) had been working with the Ontario Liberal government on this issue formally since February 2011, and had secured the support of members from both opposition parties and all four Sikh Liberal MPPs. “Now that the premier […]

August 26th, 2014 | Posted in Breaking News, Commentary, International, Lead Story, News, South Asian, South Asian | Read More »

The Puppeteer!

The Puppeteer!

Rising teen rapper-lyricist Sid Bhullar’s new rap music video, The Puppeteer, which is a stylish video in the horror film genre, has already hit more than 333,000 views in less than a week. With his third official song and video release, Bhullar is slowly but surely finding his groove and ready to reach the heights […]

August 26th, 2014 | Posted in Bollywood, Breaking News, Entertainment, Link News, Link VIP'S, Top News | Read More »

Punjabi Tribune Newspaper Apologizes To John Singh Gill, Jaswinder Singh Shokar And Major Singh Natt For Linking Their Names In NRIs Wanted In Punjab Drug Racket News

Punjabi Tribune Newspaper Apologizes To John Singh Gill, Jaswinder Singh Shokar And Major Singh Natt For Linking Their Names In NRIs Wanted In Punjab Drug Racket News

NRI BUSINESSMEN GET APOLOGY AND CORRECTION FOR FALSE NEWS! “On November 27 and 28, 2013, Punjabi Tribune reporter Aman Sood ran a story which mentioned John Singh Gill, Jaswinder Singh Shokar and Major Singh Natt in news related to drug racket. We acknowledge that this news was not factually correct or in any way true […]

August 26th, 2014 | Posted in Breaking News, International, Lead Story, News, Punjab Link, Top News | Read More »

Immigrant Groups Say Citizenship Legislation Reforms Reveal “Racist” Harper Government Agenda

Immigrant Groups Say Citizenship Legislation Reforms Reveal “Racist” Harper Government Agenda

“The fact that Bill C-24 allows for the revocation of citizenship is illegal and disgraceful, and even more so considering that Indigenous people are the only people who are not themselves descendants of immigrants,” said Lakhbir Khunkhun of the East India Defence Committee. VANCOUVER – A network of immigrant and refugee groups is asserting that […]

August 20th, 2014 | Posted in Breaking News, International, Lead Story, Link News, News, South Asian | Read More »

More Racist Flyers Appear In Ontario’s Punjabi-Dominated Brampton

More Racist Flyers Appear In Ontario’s Punjabi-Dominated Brampton

Anti-Immigration Flyers Also Surface At York University “This is disgusting and seems to be the handiwork of some depressed people. Most of the Sikhs here are doing very well and are affluent, which does not seem to be going down well with someone,” said Nazar Nawaz Singh Aujla, an IT professional while speaking to TOI […]

August 16th, 2014 | Posted in Top News | Read More »

British Columbians Unsure About School Starting On Time, Says Poll

British Columbians Unsure About School Starting On Time, Says Poll

Mediator Vince Ready Appointed To Finally Bring Teachers Strike To Closure Some 70 per cent of respondents in a new poll by Insights West say they are “not too confident” or “not confident at all” that the dispute will end before the start of the new school year on Sept. 2. The survey also found […]

August 16th, 2014 | Posted in Top News | Read More »

The Fair Is On!

The Fair Is On!

The annual Fair at the PNE is back this week with a bang, trying to get the crowds to flock to its Vancouver setting with new attractions, including one featuring the popular Game of Thrones exhibit. Founded in 1910, the PNE operates from a 114-acre site at Hastings Park, a multi-facility venue in Vancouver where […]

August 16th, 2014 | Posted in Top News | Read More »

Punjabi Language Delegation Meets With Vancouver Airport Officials About Punjabi Signage

Punjabi Language Delegation Meets With Vancouver Airport Officials About Punjabi Signage

By Balwant Sanghera RICHMOND – Recently, the question of Punjabi signage and a lack thereof has gained prominence in our community. Some questions have been raised with respect to the signage at Vancouver International Airport (YVR). With this in mind, representatives of Punjabi Language Education Association (PLEA), in co-operation with Surrey Newton MLA Harry Bains, […]

August 16th, 2014 | Posted in Top News | Read More »