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7 Indo-Americans Among 10 Finalists Of Nat Geo Spelling Bee Contest

7 Indo-Americans Among 10 Finalists Of Nat Geo Spelling Bee Contest

The finalists are Pranay Varada of Texas, Saketh Jonnalagadda of Massachusetts, Lucas Eggers of Minnesota, Grace Rembert of Montana, Thomas Wright of Wisconsin, Ashwin Sivakumar of Oregon, Kapil Nathan of Alabama, Rishi Nair of Florida, Rishi Kumar of Maryland and Samanyu Dixit of North Carolina. NEW YORK – Indo-American students continued their dominance at the […]

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2016 Achievement Awards Produce Diverse Young Winners

2016 Achievement Awards Produce Diverse Young Winners

The 2016 Achievement Award Winners for 2016 were: Baljinder Bal, Jashandeep Jassal, ParwazVir Brar, Ryan Koonar, Sherry Sandhu, Gurveer S. Palia, Mankiran Pandher, Ranveer S. Palia, Sahib Singh Shergill and Simrin Brar. By Balwant Sanghera SURREY – Indo-Canadian Business Association of BC (I-CBA) had a very successful 17 th Annual Student Achievement Awards ceremony on […]

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Indo-Canadian From North Vancouver Missing Since Last Friday

Indo-Canadian From North Vancouver Missing Since Last Friday

The police is asking for the public’s assistance in locating a 34 year-old North Vancouver man who was last seen on Friday, May 20. Jastinder Athwal was last seen in Lynn Valley in North Vancouver. NORTH VANCOUVER – Have you seen Jastinder Athwal? The North Vancouver RCMP would like to know. The police is asking […]

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Dr. Kanwal Singh Neel To Receive Honorary Degree From Kwantlen Polytechnic University

Dr. Kanwal Singh Neel To Receive Honorary Degree From Kwantlen Polytechnic University

RICHMOND – Retired Richmond mathematics educator Dr. Kanwal Singh Neel can add another distinction to his multiplying awards and accolades: an honorary degree from Kwantlen Polytechnic University (KPU). The award recognizes Neel’s decades of commitment to his community in education, athletics and community service. “I have been so fortunate in my journey,” said Neel humbly. […]

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Thank You Prime Minister Justin Trudeau From The Descendants Families For Komagata Maru Apology

Thank You Prime Minister Justin Trudeau From The Descendants Families For Komagata Maru Apology

Honourable Prime Minister Mr Justin Trudeau office sent us – myself Raj Toor and my brother Jas Toor – the official invitation to witness the Komagata maru apology in the House of Commons. We went there, we sat in the speaker gallery front of the prime minister. Honourable Prime Minister stood up from his chair […]

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Former Notary Rashida Samji Found Guilty In $110M Fraud Scheme

Former Notary Rashida Samji Found Guilty In $110M Fraud Scheme

VANCOUVER – A former South Asian notary from Vancouver has been found guilty on 28 counts of theft and fraud in relation to a $110-million Ponzi scheme. Provincial court Judge Gregory Rideout delivered the surprise verdict after rejecting Rashida Samji’s bid to claim that criminal charges against her amount to double jeopardy, because she has […]

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NDP Says Housing Minister Rich Coleman’s Comments About ‘Whining’ People Are Insulting

NDP Says Housing Minister Rich Coleman’s Comments About ‘Whining’ People Are Insulting

Rich Coleman’s comments are out of touch, show Liberals don’t understand how hard it is to buy a home, says NDP VANCOUVER  – There was a strong reaction following controversial comments made by BC’s housing minister Rich Coleman Wednesday. Coleman had a questionable response when asked about criticism suggesting the provincial government isn’t doing enough […]

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Hillary’s “Sincerity Factor” Could Spell Trouble For Her In US Election Race

Hillary’s “Sincerity Factor” Could Spell Trouble For Her In US Election Race

By Promod Puri Sincerity in expressing viewpoints and beliefs on issues and concerns counts a lot in most American elections. And the current presidential race is no different. Bernie Sanders of the Democratic Party has sincerely demonstrated his leftist ideology and agenda. Republican aspirant Donald Trump has been point-blank and blunt to sincerely assert his […]

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Americans Split Between Trump And Clinton: Poll

Americans Split Between Trump And Clinton: Poll

WASHINGTON – US voters are split between the choice of Republican Donald Trump or Democrat Hillary Clinton in a hypothetical matchup of the general election in November, a new poll said on Tuesday. Quoting the NBC News/SurveyMonkey online tracking poll, Xinhua said that Clinton’s margin over Trump narrows from five points last week to three […]

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Surrey Night Market Tempts Patrons With Offer Of A Honda Civic As Door Prize

Surrey Night Market Tempts Patrons With Offer Of A Honda Civic As Door Prize

SURREY –Surrey Night Market this year is making the market even more exciting and attractive by offering a grand door prize of a Honda Civic car. The market which is geared to open on June 3rd for the third season has a brand new Honda Civic literally for the taking. To win the car attendees […]

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