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WSO Holds Inaugural Sikh Youth Leadership Institute In Calgary

WSO Holds Inaugural Sikh Youth Leadership Institute In Calgary

CALGARY –   The World Sikh Organization of Canada’s inaugural Sikh Youth Leadership Institute (SYLI) successfully concluded last week. After taking part in a rigorous application process, twenty Sikh youths between the ages of 18-25, from across Canada, including Newfoundland, Quebec, Ontario, Alberta and British Columbia, were selected to take part in the program. Participants gathered […]

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Liberals Say Novak’s Denials Raise Fresh Questions, Show Harper Can’t Be Trusted

Liberals Say Novak’s Denials Raise Fresh Questions, Show Harper Can’t Be Trusted

OTTAWA – Justin Trudeau Liberals say Stephen Harper still hasn’t told Canadians the truth about the PMO-Duffy scandal, and Ray Novak’s fresh denials raise even more questions Harper must answer. While running from a journalist this morning, Harper’s Chief of Staff said emphatically, “I did not know Mr. Wright was going to cut that cheque.” […]

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NDP Calls Out Jason Kenney On His And Conservatives; “Real Record On Immigration”

NDP Calls Out Jason Kenney On His And Conservatives; “Real Record On Immigration”

SURREY – The NDP said there are three immigration questions Jason Kenney and the Conservatives don’t want Canadians to ask and here they are: • Under Jason Kenney and the Conservatives, 280,000 applications for skilled worker class were simply deleted. What class of immigration will they delete next because of the backlogs they created? • […]

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Indo-American Charged With Trying To Bribe Politician For Liquor Store License

Indo-American Charged With Trying To Bribe Politician For Liquor Store License

Indian-American businessman Mukundkumar Patel has been charged for attempting to bribe a local politician in exchange for support to get a license for his liquor store. NEW YORK – An Indian-American businessman has been charged for attempting to bribe a local politician in exchange for support to get a license for his liquor store in […]

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86% Of Rapes In India Committed By People Known To Victims, Says Report

86% Of Rapes In India Committed By People Known To Victims, Says Report

Women are more vulnerable to sexual assaults by people they trust, according to statistics compiled by the National Crime Records Bureau. CHENNAI – Women are more vulnerable to sexual assaults by people they trust, according to statistics compiled by the National Crime Records Bureau (NCRB). Statistics shows 86% of rape victims across the country knew […]

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Dr Bhimrao Ambedkar’s London House Bought By Maharashtra Government

Dr Bhimrao Ambedkar’s London House Bought By Maharashtra Government

LONDON – After tense months of negotiations, the Government of Maharashtra made it official, signing the contract to buy the house that housed Dr Bhimrao Ambedkar on 10 King Henry’s Road, NW3 on August 26. This house, located near Primrose Hill in north London, was where Dr Ambedkar lodged in 1921-22. In 1991 as part […]

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SAD Amritsar Canada Announces $25,000 Reward To Catch Bhola’s Killer

SAD Amritsar Canada Announces $25,000 Reward To Catch Bhola’s Killer

“We urge anyone with information to come forward. If the information provided result in charges, Shiromani Akali Dal Amritsar will pay reward $25,000,” said Sukhminder Singh Hansra, President of SADA Canada East. TORONTO – Shiromani Akali Dal Amritsar (Canada) announced this week a $25000 reward for people to come forward to the authorities about the […]

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New Poll Has NDP Way Out Front In BC With Whopping 41 Percent

New Poll Has NDP Way Out Front In BC With Whopping 41 Percent

The survey, by Insights West, found 41 per cent of decided B.C. voters would cast a ballot for NDP Leader Tom Mulcair. Justin Trudeau’s Liberals are in second spot with 24 per cent and Prime Minister Stephen Harper’s Tories are in third at 22 per cent. However, Insight West is known for pretty shaking poll […]

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Pakistan Festival!

Pakistan Festival!

The local Pakistani-Canadian community organized a Pakistan festival at Surrey’s Holland Park recently where there was entertainment and a full runway fashion show.

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Short PNE!

Short PNE!

The Pacific National Exhibition is now open but this summer it is a much shorter affair lasting just two weeks. If you want to experience the end of the summer – the PNE is it!!!

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