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ICBC Blocking 25,000 Drivers For Unpaid Port Mann Bridge Tolls

ICBC Blocking 25,000 Drivers For Unpaid Port Mann Bridge Tolls

SURREY – While the new NDP government has pledged to do away with tolls on the Port Mann bridge but ICBC is going after those who have not paid the tolls from the BC Liberal era. The high number of unpaid fines comes after a year when tolls doubled on the Port Mann bridge and […]

July 29th, 2017 | Posted in Link News | Read More »

The Black Prince Tries To Revive Sense Of Punjab’s Pride And Sovereignty

The Black Prince Tries To Revive Sense Of Punjab’s Pride And Sovereignty

By Dr. Sawraj Singh The movie, The Black Prince tries to rekindle the sense of pride among the Punjabis and the Sikhs and reminds them that Punjab was at one time a great Sovereign Sikh state. The Sikhs are the advanced guard of the Punjabis. Therefore, in the modern age, the kingdom of Punjab was […]

July 29th, 2017 | Posted in Link Columnist | Read More »

POETOGRAPHY!

POETOGRAPHY!

By Ashok Bhargava

July 29th, 2017 | Posted in Link Columnist | Read More »

Cinnamon A Health Pill, Says Study

Cinnamon A Health Pill, Says Study

Cinnamon, a commonly used spice in Indian recipes, may have some unexpected health benefits. Consumption of around 3gm of cinnamon powder every day can help reduce obesity and tackle metabolic disorders, shows a first-of-its-kind study on Indians published in the international journal ‘Lipids in Health and Disease’. In a clinical trial conducted in New Delhi’s […]

July 29th, 2017 | Posted in Health | Read More »

Calender of the week

Calender of the week

**** Are You An Author? Publish Your eBook! Local authors can now publish their work online for free through Self-e, brought to you by Surrey Libraries.  Your writing will be added to Biblioboard, Surrey’s new online collection, giving you greater exposure.  Details at surreylibraries.ca/localauthors **** PICS Mega Fair PICS 10th Annual Mega Job Fair and […]

July 29th, 2017 | Posted in Calender | Read More »

Salary Data For India’s Top Executives Show Companies Cutting Back On Pay Hikes

Salary Data For India’s Top Executives Show Companies Cutting Back On Pay Hikes

For 50 firms from the BSE 500 grouping, the median increase in top pay was 10.4%, down from the 16.3% in fiscal 2016. MUMBAI – Early trends show India’s biggest firms have cut back on pay increases for their top executives. A study of 19 of the 30 Sensex firms for which data is available […]

July 29th, 2017 | Posted in Business | Read More »

China’s ‘Comio’ To Invest Rs 500 Crore In India

China’s ‘Comio’ To Invest Rs 500 Crore In India

Chinese original device maker (ODM) Topwise Communication will bring its ‘Comio’ brand of smartphones to India and plans to invest Rs 500 crore over the next two years to build its presence in India. NEW DELHI – Chinese original device maker (ODM) Topwise Communication will bring its ‘Comio’ brand of smartphones to India and plans […]

July 29th, 2017 | Posted in Business | Read More »

OLD HABITS DIE HARD: Sajjan’s Cherry Pit Spitting Can Be Traced To His Indian Roots

OLD HABITS DIE HARD: Sajjan’s Cherry Pit Spitting Can Be Traced To His Indian Roots

Canada’s Defence Minister Harjit Singh Sajjan was born in India – a country where hygiene, manners and courtesy are almost non-existent. Almost 70 percent of the population goes to toilet in open fields. Some of the pristine beaches of Goa are littered with garbage. Given this sad lack of hygiene and abundance of litter and […]

July 26th, 2017 | Posted in Breaking News, Commentary, International, Lead Story, Link Columnist, Link News, News, Punjab Link, South Asian, South Asian, Top News | Read More »

Tigers Raise $80,000 For Charity!

Tigers Raise $80,000 For Charity!

The Tiger Jeet Singh Foundation’s (TJSF) 4th annual ‘TEEING OFF for a MIRACLE’ golf tournament was a tremendous SOLD OUT affair raising $80,000 for charity. “I am overcome with so much emotion right now and truly humbled by the outpour of support, which was capped off this year, by selling out the event two months […]

July 22nd, 2017 | Posted in Top News | Read More »

Bad Hospital Experience!

Bad Hospital Experience!

Young Indo-Canadian woman Svee Bains, who was undergoing  tendon transfers and elbow lengthening, was asked to go home because it was too expensive for St. Paul’s Hospital to keep her. This was after spending night after surgery in recovery due to room shortage. “I had tendon surgery and after surgery I and two other patients […]

July 22nd, 2017 | Posted in Top News | Read More »