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Five Indo-Canadian Men Arrested After Massive 200kg Cocaine Seizure From Alberta-US Border

Five Indo-Canadian Men Arrested After Massive 200kg Cocaine Seizure From Alberta-US Border

Truckers Gurpreet Singh Cheema, Gurpreet Singh and Tejinderpal Singh Sandhu of Alberta and , Jasmail Singh Sander of B.C., and Parmjeet Singh Sandhu of Ontario, were arrested and charged with possession of a controlled substance for the purpose of trafficking and importing a controlled substance in three separate seizures of cocaine totaling 200kg at the […]

October 29th, 2016 | Posted in Breaking News, Crime, International, Lead Story, Link News, News, South Asian, Top News | Read More »

Indo-Canadian Man Sent To Hospital In Latest Surrey-Delta Shooting

Indo-Canadian Man Sent To Hospital In Latest Surrey-Delta Shooting

NORTH DELTA – While the shooting rampage that had plagued the Surrey-North-Delta area had died down lately but another near deadly shooting in broad daylight Monday in the old Surrey-Delta Punjabi market area sent one Indo-Canadian man to hospital. Police are investigating after officers found the 25-year-old victim wounded while responding to a report of […]

October 29th, 2016 | Posted in International | Read More »

Indra Nooyi, N Chandrasekaran Among Top Contenders For Tata Sons Chairmanship

Indra Nooyi, N Chandrasekaran Among Top Contenders For Tata Sons Chairmanship

MUMBAI – Industry insiders are betting on half a dozen senior personalities to fill in for Cyrus Mistry, the outgoing chairman of the Tata Group. Indra Nooyi of Pepsi, Arun Sarin, former Vodafone CEO, Noel Tata of Tata International, N Chandrasekaran, TCS CEO, Ishaat Hussain and B. Muthuraman both from Tata Group could be the […]

October 29th, 2016 | Posted in International, Link News | Read More »

Legalized Pot Predicted To Be A $22 Billion Industry In Canada

Legalized Pot Predicted To Be A $22 Billion Industry In Canada

OTTAWA – We like our beer, wine and spirits in Canada, but the booze business has nothing on the predicted profits to be had in our country’s soon-to-be legalized recreational marijuana sector. Sales of legal pot are set to surpass sales of all types of alcohol combined according to a study from Deloitte to be […]

October 29th, 2016 | Posted in Link News | Read More »

Racist Profane Video Very Disturbing For Immigrants!

Racist Profane Video Very Disturbing For Immigrants!

Dear Editor: Earlier this week, video footage of a verbal, racist assault on a South Asian individual by a white man in an Abbotsford parking lot began showing up on our local news stations. When that story broke, I had been celebrating Ending Violence Association of BC and the BC Lions’ anti-violence campaign “Be More […]

October 29th, 2016 | Posted in Top News | Read More »

Brexit Hangover Still Dominating Conversation In UK

Brexit Hangover Still Dominating Conversation In UK

If you spent a few days in Britain, as I did last week, you would come out thinking that Britain is still in the Brexit mix-up. As the British pound tumbles on foreign exchange markets, its economy showing signs of slowing down and financial institutions and international companies beginning to express intentions to exit Britain […]

October 29th, 2016 | Posted in Link Columnist | Read More »

8 Ways Eating Too Much Salt Is Hurting Your Body

8 Ways Eating Too Much Salt Is Hurting Your Body

Salt is something that not just adds taste to our food but also affects our bodies in ways you can’t imagine. We all know that salt, which is the primary source of iodine, if not included in our diets can lead to a situation called goiter, but the same salt when consumed in excess, can […]

October 29th, 2016 | Posted in Health | Read More »

Don’t Bulge While Binge Eating

Don’t Bulge While Binge Eating

1 Practice mindful eating. Be aware of what you are eating, at what time and how many calories. It’s boring but then your waistline will thank you later. 2 Eat early. If you have to binge, time it. Eat carbs and sugar in the morning. Get your fill of the calories early during the day. […]

October 29th, 2016 | Posted in Health | Read More »

Facebook Messenger Now Supports Paypal Payments

Facebook Messenger Now Supports Paypal Payments

SAN FRANCISCO – Online Payment gateway PayPal has joined social media giant Facebook where the service will now be available in Messenger for people in the US to shop via chatbots. As part of the deal, Paypal will make it easier to link your PayPal account to Facebook and Messenger, techcrunch reported on Tuesday. Messenger […]

October 29th, 2016 | Posted in Business | Read More »

Demand For Chinese Goods In India Declines 45% This Year, Say Traders

Demand For Chinese Goods In India Declines 45% This Year, Say Traders

CHANDIGARH – The social media campaign against Chinese goods has resulted in decline in sale of goods this festive season. As per an estimate of the Confederation of All India Traders (CAIT) based on inputs received from 20 distribution cities of various states, there is around 45% decline in demand by retailers this year. On […]

October 29th, 2016 | Posted in Business | Read More »