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Indo-American Doctor Becomes Ohio’s First Poet Laureate

Indo-American Doctor Becomes Ohio’s First Poet Laureate

WASHINGTON – A 36-year-old Indian-American doctor has been named the first Poet Laureate by the US state of Ohio for showcasing a variety of styles in his poetry. Amit Majmudar, a diagnostic nuclear radiologist, was named to the two-year honorary position by governor John Kasich who created the honour. “Our first poet laureate will bring […]

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Bajirao Mastani – Sanjay Leela Bansali’s Masterpiece

Bajirao Mastani – Sanjay Leela Bansali’s Masterpiece

Bajirao-Mastani is a pure work of art and every frame of master filmmaker Sanjay Leela Bansali’s masterpiece of cinema is a visual smorgasbord of light and colour and every shade in between! And my request to film lovers is to see this in a Cinema and not a cheap pirated copy as it is criminal […]

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Scholar Dr. Sawraj Singh To Receive Global Thinker Award On His Birthday

Scholar Dr. Sawraj Singh To Receive Global Thinker Award On His Birthday

PATIALA – Many literary, cultural and scholarly organizations have joined and decided to award Dr. Sawraj Singh, a well-known scholar, with the Global Thinker Award on his birthday, January 5, 2016. A joint meeting of the representatives of these organizations met in Patiala to make arrangements for the award ceremony which will be held in […]

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India Keen To Have PM Trudeau Visit India In 2016

India Keen To Have PM Trudeau Visit India In 2016

“We’re hoping it will be an early visit,” said India’s High Commissioner to Ottawa, Vishnu Prakash, though no schedule has been settled on. TORONTO – In early December, the first shipment of uranium from Cameco, based in the Canadian province of Saskatchewan, arrived in India. Part of a $350 million, five-year contract signed during Prime […]

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PM Lions Win Big!

PM Lions Win Big!

The Princess Margaret Lions celebrate their victory at the six-team Kwantlen Park Senior Boy’s Tournament. The Lions defeated the Kwantlen Park Timberwolves 68-66 in the championship game. Karanvir Vashisht and Gurshan Brar were named tournament all-stars, while Peter Gatluk was named the tournament’s Most Valuable Player.

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Veteran Congressman Khaira Joins AAP

Veteran Congressman Khaira Joins AAP

CHANDIGARH – Sukhpal Singh Khaira, who deserted the Congress for the Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) has not only left his former colleagues red-faced, but also struggling to find a replacement. Senior Congress leaders have no one to lean on in Bholath, the segment from where Khaira, a former MLA, contested the last four assembly elections […]

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Convicted Indo-Canadian Teen Drug Dealer Gets Four-Year Sentence

Convicted Indo-Canadian Teen Drug Dealer Gets Four-Year Sentence

Arman Dhatt, 19, pleaded guilty in October to seven charges, including drug trafficking and possessing a restricted firearm. He was sentenced in Surrey Provincial Court last Friday. SURREY – A convicted Indo-Canadian teen from Delta linked to conflict between rival drug dealers in Surrey and Delta this year has been sentenced to four years in […]

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Two Indo-British Friends To Go On Charity Drive From UK To Golden Temple

Two Indo-British Friends To Go On Charity Drive From UK To Golden Temple

Jagjit Singh and Rapinder Singh, both 36 years of age, will travel from Gravesend to the Golden Temple (12,900 km) in 14 days to raise 25,000 pounds for British Heart Foundation. The trip will start on February 1 next year in memory of Jagjit’s father, who died of heart failure in February 2012. They will […]

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Celebration Time

Celebration Time

Black Top Cab owners and drivers and their families celebrated the holiday season  with a Christmas party in Vancouver.

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Pros Celebrate

Pros Celebrate

In a fusion celebration during the holiday season, Indo-Canadian Chartered Professional Accountants and Barristers-Solicitors celebrated Christmas party together. We sense a write-off somewhere there for all parties.

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