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Infamous Indo-Canadian Gangster Mani Buttar In Trouble Again

Infamous Indo-Canadian Gangster Mani Buttar In Trouble Again

One of the original Indo-Canadian Gangsters (OGs) along with brothers Kelly and Bal Buttar, Manjit “Mani” Buttar was in trouble with a law again recently after being charged with possessing a loaded firearm and two other gun counts. Vancouver Police have described Manjit Buttar as one of ‘Vancouver’s most notorious gangsters.’ He has been a […]

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Malaysian-Sikh Appointed Kuala Lumpur Police Commissioner

Malaysian-Sikh Appointed Kuala Lumpur Police Commissioner

KUALA LUMPUR – An Indian-origin Sikh has been appointed the police commissioner of Malaysia’s capital Kuala Lumpur, the highest police rank achieved by a Sikh in the Muslim-majority country. Deputy commissioner Amar Singh, in his late 50s, will replace Tajuddin Mohamed who will move to federal headquarters as the deputy director of commercial CID next […]

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Sikh Canadian YouTube Star JusReign Forced To Remove Turban At US Airport Security Check

Sikh Canadian YouTube Star JusReign Forced To Remove Turban At US Airport Security Check

“What was the point in taking me to the private room,” Brampton-based Jasmeet Singh, who’s known on the internet as “JusReign”,  asked on Twitter, slamming the TSA for not accommodating his request for a mirror after he “cooperated” with their search. SAN FRANCISCO – An Indo-Canadian-Sikh comedian was forced to take off his turban here […]

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South Asian From Calgary Found Guilty Of Killing Young Father

South Asian From Calgary Found Guilty Of Killing Young Father

James Rajbhandari has been found guilty of the murder of 37-year-old Wyatt Lewis. CALGARY – A South Asian man from Calgary has been found guilty of second-degree murder in the death of another man. Wyatt Lewis, 37, was stabbed five times in the hallway of an apartment building in the 1000 block of 16 Avenue […]

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Indo-American Techie Jailed For Sending Malware To Former Employer

Indo-American Techie Jailed For Sending Malware To Former Employer

Nikhil Nilesh Shah of New Jersey was sentenced to 30 months in prison by US district judge Louise Flanagan in North Carolina NEW YORK – A 33-year-old Indian-origin techie has been sentenced to more than two years in jail and ordered to pay over $300,000 in fine for sending a malware to his former employer’s […]

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Indo-Canadian Soccer Team’s Fundraising Campaign For Teammate Who Was Brutally Attacked Exceeds Expectations

Indo-Canadian Soccer Team’s Fundraising Campaign For Teammate Who Was Brutally Attacked Exceeds Expectations

The Indo-Canadian dominated SFC Rangers women’s soccer team is rallying to support their 21-year-old teammate, who was attacked and had her throat slit in Surrey on Feb. 7. The team has started a GoFundMe campaign to support the hospitalized woman, who is a refugee from Gambia and has no family here. SURREY – A fundraising […]

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Indo-Canadian RCMP Cop Charged With Two Counts Of Drunk Driving

Indo-Canadian RCMP Cop Charged With Two Counts Of Drunk Driving

Burnaby RCMP detachment said Const. Paul Pabla is accused in two incidents, both of which took place while he was off-duty. Pabla has been suspended from duty, and internal Code of Conduct investigations have been launched. BURNABY – An Indo-Canadian RCMP officer from Burnaby has been charged with two counts of impaired driving. Few details […]

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India Has 111 Millionaires Making It 3rd On The Rich List

India Has 111 Millionaires Making It 3rd On The Rich List

MUMBAI – India now has more number of billionaires than it ever had, earning the country third spot after China and the US in the Hurun Report released today. With 111 billionaires, 14 more than last year’s 97, India featured ahead of Germany, the UK and even Switzerland. Majority of the billionaires are from manufacturing […]

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HINDUISM: BEYOND RITUALS, CUSTOMS AND TRADITIONS

HINDUISM: BEYOND RITUALS, CUSTOMS AND TRADITIONS

By Promod Puri QUOTES: “As all beings are the creation of God, and He or She represents all of them, then in response to Manu’s caste stratification a question arises. Is God Himself or Herself a Brahmin, Kashtriya, Vaishya, Shudra or the touchable Untouchable? The understanding is that God assumes none of these titles. Or […]

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Trial Of Murdered Indo-Canadian Maple Batalia Begins Next Week

Trial Of Murdered Indo-Canadian Maple Batalia Begins Next Week

Gurjinder “Gary” Dhaliwal is charged with first-degree murder in the death of teen Maple Batalia, while co-accused Gursimar Singh Bedi is charged with manslaughter with a firearm and being an accessory after the fact. SURREY – The trial of two Indo-Canadian men, alleged to have murdered teen Maple Batalia, who was fatally shot at Surrey […]

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