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Our Government’s End Gang Life Initiative Needs Community Support To Be Successful

Our Government’s End Gang Life Initiative Needs Community Support To Be Successful

By Mike Morris – Solicitor General and Minister of Public Safety The dangers of a gang lifestyle are significant. Those engaged in gang activities risk not only their own lives, which are cut short on average by age 30, but also those of their families and communities. More than ever, cowardly attacks on our busy […]

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Police Encourage Vigilance Following Terrorist Attacks In Brussels

Police Encourage Vigilance Following Terrorist Attacks In Brussels

VANCOUVER – Police are encouraging the public and business owners and operators to remain vigilant following Tuesday morning’s attacks in Brussels, Belgium. The threat level in Canada remains at medium. There is currently no specific threat to Vancouver or the Lower Mainland. We continue to work closely with our policing partners, including the RCMP, the […]

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South Asian Among Two Suspects Sought In Granville Street Stabbing

South Asian Among Two Suspects Sought In Granville Street Stabbing

Vancouver police are looking for two men believed to be involved in a fight outside Cabana nightclub on Jan. 9. One of the men is described as South Asian, 25 years old, with a medium build and was wearing a dark baseball hat with a white logo and black clothes. VANCOUVER – A South Asian […]

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Trudeau Liberal Dial Up The Deficit To Get The Economy Kickstarted

Trudeau Liberal Dial Up The Deficit To Get The Economy Kickstarted

The new, tax-free Canada Child Free Benefit will allow low-and-middle income families to collect more money, with the maximum annual benefit of up to $6,000 per child under the age of six and up to $5,400 per child aged six through 17. Tax expert Tim Cestnick said he is surprised by the magnitude of the […]

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VFW Highlights!

VFW Highlights!

Spring or fall, Vancouver Fashion Week has you covered. Checking out the festivities last week, it was another fashion friendly and chic night of beautiful people. Too bad the Indian designers on display tonight didn’t make to the city due to some visa problems. But there was still plenty of action at the Chinese Cultural […]

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Surrey Night Market Prepares To Open For Third Season On June 3

Surrey Night Market Prepares To Open For Third Season On June 3

SURREY – The organizers of Surrey Night Market are not letting last year’s devastating storm that destroyed the market, dampen their spirits and are instead preparing themselves for a yet another exciting season. “The overwhelming support and good wishes offered by the community after last year’s monstrous storm has doubled our resolve to return for […]

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Singapore most preferred destination of Tamil diaspora, study finds

Singapore most preferred destination of Tamil diaspora, study finds

THIRUVANANTHAPURAM – Singapore has emerged as the most preferred destination among NRIs from Tamil Nadu. A study has revealed that 410,000 of the 2.2 million Tamil diaspora were residing in Singapore in 2015. Coordinated by the Centre for Development Studies (CDS) here, the survey of 20,000 households across Tamil Nadu was commissioned by the Non-Resident […]

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Sa Re Ga Ma Pa Singing Reality Show Will Be Back Starting This Saturday

Sa Re Ga Ma Pa Singing Reality Show Will Be Back Starting This Saturday

Zee TV’s Iconic Singing Reality Show Reinvents With A First-of-its-Kind 30 Member Jury of Music Connoisseurs To Aid The Selection Process After screening 50,000 entries from across the world including North America and after over 8 weeks of grueling auditions across 14 Indian cities to discover India’s most talented singers, only the most striking voices […]

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OBITUARY – Gurdev Singh Sanghera

OBITUARY – Gurdev Singh Sanghera

It is with great sadness that we announce the passing of Gurdev Singh Sanghera, son of the late Mehar Singh and late Kartar Kaur Sanghera. He passed away in hospital on March 17, 2016, with his family by his side. Gurdev was born in the village of Bilga, District Jalandar, Punjab, India. He immigrated to […]

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NRI Sets Up Gay Marriage Agency For Indians

NRI Sets Up Gay Marriage Agency For Indians

AHMEDABAD – An NRI settled in the US has started first-of-its kind portal which will serve as a customised marriage agency for homosexuals to find life partners in India. Benhur Samson, who has been working in the field of medical tourism and helping gay couples have children through surrogacy, said he decided to start the […]

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