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The Fate of the Furious *** (PG)

The Fate of the Furious *** (PG)

The Racing Gang Goes Overboard Again And Hits Global Jackpot By Alan Samuel Glitz and glamour. Brawn and a bravery.  Hot babes and fast cars.  All this and a lot more are on display as Universal Pictures revs up The Fate of the Furious. So ladies and gentlemen brave those sky high gas prices and […]

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South Asian Man Killed In Targeted Attack In Richmond

South Asian Man Killed In Targeted Attack In Richmond

RICHMOND – A South Asian man was found murdered in Richmond in what police are describing as a targeted attack. The male victim has been identified as 28-year-old, Muzaffer Darwaish, a Richmond resident.  Darwaish was last seen leaving his residence on the evening of April 23.  A review of the evidence gathered so far indicates […]

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Sikh Lawyer Gets Order Of The British Empire Honour For Services To Faith Communities

Sikh Lawyer Gets Order Of The British Empire Honour For Services To Faith Communities

Jasvir Singh received the Order of the British Empire from Prince William at Buckingham Palace in London. LONDON – Jasvir Singh, a young London-based barrister engaged in inter-faith communication and other social activities, has received one of Britain’s highest civilian honours, the Order of the British Empire (OBE), at an investiture ceremony at the Buckingham […]

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Brampton Celebrates Sikh Heritage Month With A Reception

Brampton Celebrates Sikh Heritage Month With A Reception

BRAMPTON  – The City of Brampton successfully hosted its 3rd Annual Sikh Heritage Month reception at Brampton City Hall on Tuesday, April 25th. This year, five outstanding citizens were honoured for their contributions to the community. The reception, which had over 400 attendees, included faith leaders, community groups, dignitaries, and most notably keynote speaker Honourable […]

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Bollywood Superstar Shah Rukh Khan Spreads The Message Of Love At Vancouver TED Talks

Bollywood Superstar Shah Rukh Khan Spreads The Message Of Love At  Vancouver TED Talks

VANCOUVER – Bollywood superstar Shah Rukh Khan was spreading the message of love at his much hyped Vancouver appearance as part of 2017 TED Talks. A”I truly believe that humanity is a lot like me,” Khan told the crowd assembled for his highly anticipated talk in Vancouver. “[Humanity] is an aging movie star.” In his […]

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British Lawmaker Raj Bagri Dies In London

British Lawmaker Raj Bagri Dies In London

Raj Bagri was the longest serving chairman in the history of the London Metal Exchange, overseeing some of the most significant moments in the LME’s history. LONDON – Raj Bagri, member of the House of Lords and a prominent member of the Indian community in the United Kingdom, passed away on Wednesday aged 86, his […]

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Indo-British Woman Alleges Discrimination In Policy To Exchange Old Currency, SC Issues Notice To Centre

Indo-British Woman Alleges Discrimination In Policy To Exchange Old Currency, SC Issues Notice To Centre

The Supreme Court on Monday sought the government’s response on the plea of a Indo-British woman seeking to exchange old demonetised currency notes, alleging that the RBI notification was discriminatory as it was limited to NRIs only. NEW DELHI – The Supreme Court on Monday sought the government’s response on the plea of a Indo-British […]

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Indo-British Businessman Wins Queen’s Enterprise Award

Indo-British Businessman Wins Queen’s Enterprise Award

Yusuffali MA, 61, said the recognition for his Birmingham-based Y International (UK) Ltd would spur his Abu Dhabi headquartered Lulu Group International to further expand business interests in the UK. LONDON – A prominent Indo-British businessman’s food processing plant in Britain has won the prestigious Queen’s Enterprise Award 2017 for its exceptional contribution to the […]

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Indo-American Woman Honoured With Flag Flown Over US Capitol

Indo-American Woman Honoured With Flag Flown Over US Capitol

Congressman George Holding, Co-Chair of the Congressional Caucus on India and Indo-Americans, honoured North Carolina-based hotelier and philanthropist Vimala Padmanabhan Kolappa on February 28, two days after she died. WASHINGTON – A US lawmaker has honoured an Indo-American woman posthumously by hoisting the American flag over the Capitol in her honour. Congressman George Holding, Co-Chair […]

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Indo-American Appointed Surgeon General By Obama Forced To Quit By Trump

Indo-American Appointed Surgeon General By Obama Forced To Quit By Trump

WASHINGTON – Indo-American Surgeon General Vivek Murthy, appointed by former President Barack Obama, has stepped down after he was asked to resign by the Trump administration as part of a move to appoint new leaders in key posts. He was replaced temporarily by Rear Admiral Sylvia Trent-Adams, one of the first nurses to serve as […]

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