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Akali, Congress Hand in Glove, Says Former Congressman Khaira

Akali, Congress Hand in Glove, Says Former Congressman Khaira

ZIRAKPUR – Both Akalis and the Punjab Congress are hand in glove to protect each other’s business and political interests. This was stated by Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) leader Sukhpal Singh Khaira who was here to attend a function organised by the party leaders. Stepping up his attack on the Punjab government, Khaira, along with […]

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Four Of Family Spray Acid On Sarpanch’s Wife, Others Water guns used in attack over land dispute at Kapurthala village.

Four Of Family Spray Acid On Sarpanch’s Wife, Others  Water guns used in attack over land dispute at Kapurthala village.

JALANDHAR – Four members of a family allegedly threw acid on a group of people, leaving six women injured at Shekhupur Bahui village in Kapurthala. Among the injured is the wife of the village sarpanch Vinod Kumar. Her condition is said to be critical. Rajinder Singh, SSP, said the accused were having a land dispute […]

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9 Women Injured In Acid Attack In Punjab

9 Women Injured In Acid Attack In Punjab

KAPURTHALA – Nine women, including a minor girl, were injured; one of them was seriously injured, in an acid attack between two groups of villagers allegedly over possession of a panchayat land at Village Bhui near Kapurthala on Monday, police said. Village Sarpanch Vinod Sehgal, his wife Reena Sehgal, along with victims went to a […]

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AAP Plays Panthic Card Before Poll Code In Punjab

AAP Plays Panthic Card Before Poll Code In Punjab

FATEHGARH SAHIB – Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) leaders on Monday lashed out at the Shiromani Akali Dal (SAD), terming it an ‘anti-Panthic’ party, and calling the Congress ‘killer of Sikhs’. “We all belonged to Akali Dal once. It was a party that came into existence for a purpose led by stalwarts like Harcharan Singh Longowal […]

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Lion (PG) **** Lion Roars Back To His Roots In A Powerful Story Of Families By Alan Samuel

Lion (PG) **** Lion Roars Back To His Roots In A Powerful Story Of Families By Alan Samuel

Family matters. Lessons like this come to the fore in the spectacular Lion. Released in Canada by EOne Entertainment, you will marvel at the march a brother takes to return to his roots. Join the mission at the International Village and Fifth Avenue Cinemas and other Cineplex theatres around B.C. Sometimes true stories make the […]

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The Rise Of Indo-Americans In US Politics And Public Life

The Rise Of Indo-Americans In US Politics And Public Life

WASHINGTON – On January 3, Indo-Americans will gather in Washington DC in the cold of the winter under the aegis of the organisation Indiaspora to celebrate the election to Congress and Senate of five of their own. It’s a development that will warm the cockles of what is easily America’s best-educated and most savvy community, […]

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South Asian Real-Estate Mogul Survives After Attacked By Gunfire

South Asian Real-Estate Mogul Survives After Attacked By Gunfire

Riaz Mamdani was leaving his home in a dark Rolls Royce just after 8 a.m. when he was shot. He was rushed to hospital in serious condition, but was later upgraded to stable. Calgary Mayor Naheed Nenshi reacted following the shooting of his friend Mamdani, saying all shootings in the city are tragic. “In this […]

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OBITUARY – Ram Gopal Korpal

OBITUARY – Ram Gopal Korpal

With profound grief and sorrow, the Korpal family informs that their beloved father Master Sh. Ram Gopal Korpal ji of Village Kila Raipur, Distt. Ludhiana, Punjab, India left for his heavenly abode on December 26, 2016. His last rites and funeral will be performed at Riverside Funeral Home & Crematorium at 7410 Hopcott Road, Delta, […]

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OBITUARY – Iqbal Singh Bagri December 29, 1953 – December 26, 2016

OBITUARY – Iqbal Singh Bagri December 29, 1953 – December 26, 2016

Iqbal ‘Nick’ Bagri, son of late Amar Singh and Late Rajinder Kaur Bagri of Chak Kalan, District Jalandar, our beloved husband, father, grandfather and brother left us for his place in heaven on December 26, 2016. He passed from complications of pancreatic cancer, surrounded by his family. At the age of 4, he crossed his […]

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Not Much Interest From NRIs Voters In Punjab Elections As Only 275 Registered To Vote So Far

Not Much Interest From NRIs Voters In Punjab Elections As Only 275 Registered To Vote So Far

JALANDHAR – The Punjabi diaspora has shown little interest to vote in the Assembly elections. As per the Punjab Election Commission, only 275 NRIs registered as voters as on Monday. “The reason for low registration is non-availability of postal ballot for NRIs, as provided to armed forces and other central government employees working in consulates […]

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