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First Indo-American Woman Postmaster In California In 166 Years

First Indo-American Woman Postmaster In California In 166 Years

NEW YORK –  An Indian-American woman has become the first female to be appointed as the postmaster in Sacramento city in California in last 166 years, a media report said. Jagdeep Grewal will oversee 1,004 employees who process and deliver mail on 537 city routes and 94 rural routes – and fill nearly 20,000 post […]

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Delhi Tops The List Of World’s Most Air Polluted Cities

Delhi Tops The List Of World’s Most Air Polluted Cities

NEW DELHI – How pity that the air we breathe is poisonous and not healthy as it used to be once. It is pity to see people walking around wearing masks when they step out in the city. Air is the fastest carrier of any health hazard, which spreads faster than our thoughts, compiles BusinessInsider. […]

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British-Muslim Schoolboy Quizzed For Using ‘Eco-Terrorist’

British-Muslim Schoolboy Quizzed For Using ‘Eco-Terrorist’

LONDON – A British-Muslim teenager was interrogated by British child protection services about possible links to the Islamic State after he used the word “eco-terrorist” in a French class, The Guardian reported on Wednesday. The boy (14) used the word during a lesson as part of a discussion at his school in central London about […]

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American Muslims Fear A New Wave Of Islamophobia

American Muslims Fear A New Wave Of Islamophobia

ANAHEIM – Muslim Americans responded with a mix of frustration, exasperation and anger to what many see as a growing wave of Islamophobia fueled by two of the Republican Party’s most popular presidential candidates, Donald Trump and Ben Carson. At the Islamic Institute of Orange County, which houses a mosque and a school in Anaheim, […]

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Suicide Is Second Most Frequent Cause Of Death Among Young Canadians

Suicide Is Second Most Frequent Cause Of Death Among Young Canadians

By Dr. Kala Singh MBBS 10th September was world suicide prevention day. I’ll discuss with you facts about suicide. Suicide is the second most frequent cause of death among young Canadians between the ages of 15-30 years. There are four types of suicidal crises. They are: Impulsive: After a fight, at the height of anger, […]

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SGPC Seeks Safety Of Afghan Sikhs

SGPC Seeks Safety Of Afghan Sikhs

AMRITSAR – SGPC chief Avtar Singh Makkar urged the Afghanistan government to ensure the safety and security of Sikhs living there, while condemning the alleged abduction of a Sikh youth named Kulraj Singh by Taliban. In a press release issued here today, Makkar said it was unfortunate that Sikhs were being targeted by Taliban in […]

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ASI’s Daughter Ends Life After Argument With Stepmom

ASI’s Daughter Ends Life After Argument With Stepmom

MUKTSAR – A 14-year-old girl, daughter of Assistant Sub-Inspector Charanjit Singh in the Vigilance Bureau here, allegedly committed suicide. Her body was fished out from a canal near Smagh village on Tuesday night. Jaspreet reportedly left her house on Sunday following an argument with her stepmother Kirandeep Kaur. In his police complaint, Charanjit alleged that […]

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Bank Manager Arrested For Taking Rs30,000 Bribe

Bank Manager Arrested For Taking Rs30,000 Bribe

ABOHAR – The Anti-Corruption Bureau (ACB) on Wednesday nabbed a branch manager of the Sriganganagar Central Cooperative Bank for allegedly taking a bribe of Rs 30,000. Deputy Superintendent of Police, ACB, Anand Swami was given a complaint by Kulwinder Singh, manager, Chak 6DD village cooperative service society. He alleged that branch manager Lila Dhar Jakhar […]

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4 Booked For ‘Buying’ Bihar Girl

4 Booked For ‘Buying’ Bihar Girl

ABOHAR – Four persons have been booked for “purchasing” a girl from Bihar. The victim was reportedly rescued from a house in Panjpeer Colony here. The complaint has been registered at the city police station under Section 370 and 344 of the IPC. Gayatri of Bakahtyar village in Madhopur segment of Bihar reportedly stated that […]

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High Court Issues Notice To Punjab Deputy CM Sukhbir, Fastway On Harassment Plea By Cable Operators

High Court Issues Notice To Punjab Deputy CM Sukhbir, Fastway On Harassment Plea By Cable Operators

CHANDIGARH – Fastway’s functioning is under judicial scanner, once again. Acting on a petition for probe by the CBI into the harassment and implication of “minor cable operators carrying on business in small towns”, the Punjab and Haryana High Court today put Deputy Chief Minister Sukhbir Badal on notice. Justice Rajan Gupta of the High […]

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