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PM Trudeau Holds Talks With “Doofus” Trump Amid Souring US-Canada Ties

PM Trudeau Holds Talks With “Doofus” Trump Amid Souring US-Canada Ties

The conversation comes on the heels of the US Department of Commerce determined the need to impose countervailing duties of roughly USD 1 billion on Canadian softwood lumber exports to the US. WASHINGTON – US President Donald Trump held talks with Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau amid deteriorating relationship between the neighbour countries over lumber […]

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Plaque Ceremony!

Plaque Ceremony!

PICS life members were presented with plaques dedicated in their name or in the name of their loved ones to be placed outside rooms at PICS seniors home in a simple ceremony this week. A large number of rooms at PICS Independent and Assisted Living facility are sponsored by PICS supporters and life members and […]

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NRI Charged With Insider Trading Worth $48,000 In US

NRI Charged With Insider Trading Worth $48,000 In US

Avaneesh Krishnamoorthy has been charged with violating his duty to his company and trading on insider information. NEW YORK – A 41-year-old Indian citizen has been arrested on charges of insider trading and making thousands of dollars using confidential information of a private equity firm’s acquisition of a technology company. Avaneesh Krishnamoorthy, who lives in […]

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How Politics Became My Thing

How Politics Became My Thing

By Meera Gill I did not know the value of politics until about three-four years ago, but now I do. This realization or flavor for it did not just come to me because one fine day someone told me about it just how I am telling you it now. I did not have a change […]

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101-Year-Old Man Kaur Wins Her 17th Gold In 100 Metres Sprint

101-Year-Old Man Kaur Wins Her 17th Gold In 100 Metres Sprint

AUCKLAND – With a jaunty victory dance, 101-year-old Man Kaur celebrated winning the 100 metres sprint at the World Masters Games here, the 17th gold medal in the athlete’s remarkable late-blooming career. Chandigarh’s Man Kaur clocked one minute 14 seconds as a small crowd cheered her on — ending a mere 64.42 seconds off Usain […]

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“Loudmouth” Kevin O’Leary Couldn’t Handle Politics And Drops Out Of Conservative Leadership Race

“Loudmouth” Kevin O’Leary Couldn’t Handle Politics And Drops Out Of Conservative Leadership Race

Kevin O’Leary, former Dragons’ Den TV star admits he cannot defeat Prime Minister Justin Trudeau in next election, whom he earlier scolded as an incompetent and vowed to show him how to run Canada. O’Leary is dropping out of the Conservative leadership race and will back front-runner Maxime Bernier instead. TORONTO – The man who […]

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Conservative Candidate Kay Khilvinde Hale Running In Richmond-Queensborough

Conservative Candidate Kay Khilvinde Hale Running In Richmond-Queensborough

RICHMOND – Kay Khilvinde Hale is running In Richmond-Queensborough for the BC Conservative party. Residing in Richmond for nearly 30 years, Kay was born in Hong Kong of Indian decent. Wife, mother and grandmother of 4, all born in Canada. Anowner operator of Management Consultancy Firm in Hong Kong and London.  Since 2007 she has been […]

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Fruiticana Vaisakhi!

Fruiticana Vaisakhi!

Fruiticana took part in the annual Surrey Vaisakhi Parade and provided attendees with mouth watering treats. “It was our pleasure to serve the communit,” said the venerable Indo-Canadian grocery store in a press release.

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Christy Wants To Make History With First Turbaned BC Liberal MLA But NDP’s Got One Possibility Too

Christy Wants To Make History With First Turbaned BC Liberal MLA But NDP’s Got One Possibility Too

SURREY – Two mainstream media outlets this week – the Province newspaper and CBC News – both ran stories about how two turbaned Sikh candidates – one for the BC Liberals and one for the NDP – want to create history by being the first turbaned Sikh MLA in BC. The CBC tied it up […]

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Poll Gives Edge To NDP Candidate Amandeep Singh In Richmond-Queensborough

Poll Gives Edge To NDP Candidate Amandeep Singh In Richmond-Queensborough

By R. Paul Dhillon RICHMOND—A new CBC tracker poll says Richmond Queenborough NDP  candidate Amandeep Singh Chandi  has an edge to win the seat over broadcaster-turned Christy Clark LNG pitchman Jas Johal, who’s running for the BC Liberals. Chandi, a Human and civil rights who grew up in Hong Kong and he now practises law in […]

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