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Special Investigation Team Asks Delhi High Court To Cancel Sajjan Kumar’s Bail In 1984 Massacre Of Sikhs case

Special Investigation Team Asks Delhi High Court To Cancel Sajjan Kumar’s Bail In 1984 Massacre Of Sikhs case

NEW DELHI – The Special Investigation Team (SIT), probing the 1984 massacre of Sikhs, moved the Delhi high court on Wednesday seeking cancellation of the anticipatory bail granted by the trial court to Congress leader Sajjan Kumar in a case of killing of three Sikhs. Justice SP Garg, before whom the plea came up for […]

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Lohri And Birthday Celebrations!

Lohri And Birthday Celebrations!

Parents Riddima and Ryan held Lohri and Birthday celebrations for their children Anaya and Jackson. The function was hosted by Grand Parents Shashi and Kamal Sharma at Fraserview Hall.

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Indo-Canadians The Biggest Donours To AAP As The Upstart Party Sets New Fundraising Record In Canada

Indo-Canadians The Biggest Donours To AAP As The Upstart Party Sets New Fundraising Record In Canada

AAP’s National Secretary for Canada Sumesh Handa, also in charge of fund-raising, said they had collected funds worth over three crore rupees in Canada. He said a third of that amount was raised in the last month, adding, “This is much higher than the funds generated in last elections.” TORONTO  – Indo-Canadian AAP supporters have […]

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BC Federation Of Labour Says Clark Jobs Update Offers Little Optimism For Many BC Workers

BC Federation Of Labour Says Clark Jobs Update Offers Little Optimism For Many BC Workers

VANCOUVER – The BC Federation of Labour says the BC Liberal’s jobs update announcement this morning does little to address fundamental questions about the quality of jobs and how work supports families and communities. “It’s not just about the number of jobs an economy creates, it’s also about the quality of those jobs that counts […]

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Grad Ceremony Of BEST Participants

Grad Ceremony Of BEST Participants

PICS recently celebrated the graduation of 20 of its clients from its popular BEST program (Business Entrepreneurship Support and Training Program. These budding entrepreneurs gave their elevator speech and talked about their business ideas. A Mexican restaurant, a healing centre, an audiology business, a business selling disposable gloves are among the many businesses which will […]

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Record Fundraising By Chinese Community For Children’s Hospital!

Record Fundraising By Chinese Community For Children’s Hospital!

It’s not only the South Asian community that is active in fundraising for BC Children’s Hospital as the Chinese community set a record with raising $2, 535, 274 at their 22nd annual For Children We Care Gala last Saturday at the Fairmont Pacific Rim in downtown Vancouver. The funds which easily surpasses their 1 million […]

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Maple Batalia’s Killer’s Friend Gets 22 Months For Being Accessory To Her Murder

Maple Batalia’s Killer’s Friend Gets 22 Months For Being Accessory To Her Murder

SURREY – Gursimar Bedi, the man found guilty of being an accessory in the murder of SFU student Maple Batalia, has been handed 22 months in jail. On Friday, Bedi was sentenced to 22 months behind bars, but will serve 18 months after time already served. Bedi was originally charged with manslaughter but found guilty […]

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Sikh-Canadian Lawyer Amandeep Singh Hoping To Take Richmond—Queensborough For NDP

Sikh-Canadian Lawyer Amandeep Singh Hoping To Take Richmond—Queensborough For NDP

At a press meet to announce his candidacy, along with party leader John Horgan, Amandeep Singh Chandi said he’s running to defeat Christy Clark and the BC Liberals because they have been in power too long and have become arrogant and irresponsible. By R. Paul Dhillon RICHMOND— Human and civil rights lawyer Amandeep Singh Chandi […]

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Punjabi Movie On Drug Racket In Punjab Starring “Real Life Drug-Runners” Bhola And KS Makhan Lands In Trouble

Punjabi Movie On Drug Racket In Punjab Starring “Real Life Drug-Runners” Bhola And KS Makhan Lands In Trouble

JALANDHAR – A Punjabi movie starring Jagdish Bhola, the alleged kingpin of the Punjab drug racket who is in jail, has caught the eye of the Enforcement Directorate ahead of its release scheduled for February 17. The ED on Tuesday summoned the film’s producer, Jagseer Sidhu, and actor and Shiromani Akali Dal (SAD) leader KS […]

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Chandigarh MC Elections Challenged Due To Faulty Voting Machines That Elected Majority SAD-BJP Electors

Chandigarh MC Elections Challenged Due To Faulty Voting Machines That Elected Majority SAD-BJP Electors

Tampering of EVMs can also be seen from the fact that in the election ward number 7 at booth 14, valid electors in the electoral roll in the said polling station was 685, whereas, the total number of votes cast was 703, the court was told. CHANDIGARH – The Punjab and Haryana high court on […]

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