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Another Shooting In Surrey Thursday Night

Another Shooting In Surrey Thursday Night

SURREY – Surrey RCMP received reports of shots fired from one vehicle into another in the 9400 block of 130 A Street Thursday night at approximately 8:30pm. Officers attended and located evidence of shots being fired in the area, however, both vehicles had fled the scene before police arrived. The initial investigation has revealed that […]

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

‘Superwoman’ Lilly Singh Appointed UNICEF’s Global Goodwill Ambassador

‘Superwoman’ Lilly Singh Appointed UNICEF’s Global Goodwill Ambassador

Lilly Singh was appointed as UNICEF’s newest Global Goodwill Ambassador on July 15. She was in Delhi to support UNICEF’s Youth4Change initiative. NEW DELHI – UNICEF on July 15 appointed Indian-origin Canadian YouTube star Lilly Singh as its newest Global Goodwill Ambassador at a special event here. Lilly was in the capital to support UNICEF’s […]

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

First Sikh-British Woman MP Joins Key House Panel

First Sikh-British Woman MP Joins Key House Panel

Preet Kaur Gill will be one of 11 MPs on the cross-party home affairs committee, which investigates the spending, policy and administration of the ministerial department. Gill said she was delighted to hear she had been selected LONDON – The first Sikh woman MP in Britain, Preet Kaur Gill, has been selected as a member […]

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

NDP Names Former NDP Minister Head Of ICBC As It Cleans House Of BC Liberal Appointees

NDP Names Former NDP Minister Head Of ICBC As It Cleans House Of BC Liberal Appointees

VICTORIA – Premier John Horgan began cleaning out BC Liberal appointees by announcing four high-profile appointments, aimed at delivering the NDP’s commitments to offer relief for families on hydro rates, auto insurance costs and housing affordability. “For 16 years under the Liberal government, ordinary people struggled to get ahead – nowhere have they seen that […]

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

Sharma Tops!

Sharma Tops!

Goaltender Nate Sharma was a key to the Delta Giants winning the Canada Challenge Cup in Edmonton last Sunday, July 16th. The Giants finished first place and received the Canada Challenge Cup trophy and Sharma was named the MVP. The smiling Goalie is seen here with proud family members Sarit Agnihotri and Neera Seth Sharma. […]

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

Indo-British Boy Dies After Allergic Reaction To Cheese Forced On Him

Indo-British Boy Dies After Allergic Reaction To Cheese Forced On Him

Karanbir Cheema was taken to a west London hospital after becoming unwell during a school break. The head of the school in Greenford said Karanbir was treated immediately in the school before paramedics arrived. He died on Sunday after 10 days in Great Ormond Street children’s hospital, the reports said. LONDON – A 13-year-old Indo-British […]

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

NDA Candidate Ram Nath Kovind Becomes First BJP Member To Be Elected President Of India

NDA Candidate Ram Nath Kovind Becomes First BJP Member To Be Elected President Of India

Kovind, the second Dalit to be elected President, India’s top constitutional post, defeated opposition’s Meira Kumar, also a Dalit and former Lok Sabha speaker, garnering more than 65 per cent of the votes in the Electoral College, the Returning Officer for the poll announced Thursday. The 71-year-old Kovind received 2,930 votes with a value of […]

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

More Than 5.5 Billion Mobile Users By 2022, India To Lead

More Than 5.5 Billion Mobile Users By 2022, India To Lead

India’s mobile phone subscriber base has reached the one billion users’ mark, according to data released recently by the Telecom Tegulatory Authority of India. NEW DELHI – Buoyed by rising mobile adoption in the Asia-Pacific region especially in India and China, mobile penetration globally should reach 70% by 2022 – almost double the total number […]

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

Congratulations To John Horgan And His New Ministers

Congratulations To John Horgan And His New Ministers

By Harinder Mahil John Horganwas officially sworn in as British Columbia’s 36th premier on Tuesday, July 18. He unveiled a gender balanced 22-membercabinet that includes a mix of veteran MLAs and people first elected to the legislature in May. All cabinet ministers were sworn in at a ceremony at Government House packed with NDP supporters […]

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

AAP Makes The Right Choice In Firebrand Khaira As Punjab Opposition Leader

AAP Makes The Right Choice In Firebrand Khaira As Punjab Opposition Leader

Bholath MLA Sukhpal Khaira was chosen as the Leader of Opposition in the Punjab Assembly Thursday, with majority of the 19 other Aam Aadmi Party MLAs recommending his name in a one-on-one meeting with national party convener Arvind Kejriwal in New Delhi. Khaira got preference over other contenders after about 15 MLAs met in Chandigarh […]

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