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RSS Chief Says He Respects Sikhism And Not Trying To Merge It With Hinduism

RSS Chief Says He Respects Sikhism And Not Trying To Merge It With Hinduism

Hardline Sikh groups such as the Dal Khalsa have accused the Sangat of colluding with the RSS in attempts to blur the line between Hindus and Sikhs. NEW DELHI – The Rashtriya Sikh Sangat has rejected allegations that the RSS is involved in a subversive campaign to merge the Sikh identity with Hinduism. “We do […]

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Two Punjabi Men Convicted in Rape Case In New Zealand

Two Punjabi Men Convicted in Rape Case In New Zealand

Both men have decided that they will serve their jail time and won’t lodge appeals. AUCKLAND – Two Punjab-based youth, Parampreet Singh, 27, and Amritpal Singh, 25, who came to New Zealand in 2010, have been found guilty of raping a 17-year-old girl, whom they first met on a dating site, Tagged. Christchurch District Court […]

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OBITUARY – S. Bharpur Singh Grewal

OBITUARY – S. Bharpur Singh Grewal

Gurmant Grewal and his family with the deepest sorrow announce that their father S. Bharpur Singh Grewal left us to abode his eternal journey Wednesday at 10 PM at the Surrey Memorial Hospital. He was a paratrooper, artist, painter, musician and an award-winning teacher. He had a wonderful sense of humor. He deserves his life […]

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Father Of Missing Three-Year-Old Indian Girl In US Re-Arrested, Charged With Injury To Child

Father Of Missing Three-Year-Old Indian Girl In US Re-Arrested, Charged With Injury To Child

Wesley Mathews was arrested on Monday evening after he voluntarily spoke to the police and provided an alternate statement of events. HOUSTON – Wesley Mathews, 37, arrested for suspected child endangerment for the treatment of his three-year old daughter after he punished her for not drinking her milk by telling her to stand outside by […]

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Obituary

Obituary

Lashkar Singh 89 Years Old Passed Away Oct 16, 2017 VPO Littran Teh: Nakodar Distt: Jalandhar Was presently residing in Surrey BC. Funeral Nov 05 2017, 11am Riverside followed by bhog at nanaksar gurdwara richmond BC Contact: Jaswinder Singh Hayer 604-572-9948  Home 604-306-6756  Cell

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LINK Columnist Talks Sikh History In Mission

LINK Columnist Talks Sikh History In Mission

LINK Columnist Ken Herar gave a 10 minute presentation on the long history of the Sikh-South Asian community of Mission, as part of the Mission Moments Series in celebration of the cities 125th Anniversary to Mission Council on October 16th. He said, ” it was an honour to be asked to present. council and the […]

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Indo-Canadian Man Dies In Tragic Accident On Vancouver Island Leaving Behind Young Wife And Son With Twins Due

Indo-Canadian Man Dies In Tragic Accident On Vancouver Island Leaving Behind Young Wife And Son With Twins Due

Police said 31-year-old Khushal Singh Rana was walking to work along Gorge Road after celebrating his son’s fourth birthday when an SUV jumped the curb and struck him before running into a tree. VICTORIA – A Indo-Canadian man has died in a tragic accident on Vancouver Island after being struck by an SUV last Wednesday. […]

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Indo-British Couple Launches Awareness Drive In Memory Of Daughter Who Died From Allergic Reaction

Indo-British Couple Launches Awareness Drive In Memory Of Daughter Who Died From Allergic Reaction

LONDON – An Indo-British couple based in London has launched a worldwide allergy awareness drive in memory of their nine-year-old daughter who died of a severe reaction to blackberries and dairy. The Nainika Tikoo Memorial Trust (NTMT) for Allergy Care and Brain Research, named after the couple’s daughter Nainika, has been set up as a […]

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Indo-American Attorney Recognised With Philanthropy Award

Indo-American Attorney Recognised With Philanthropy Award

WASHINGTON – Indo-American attorney Ajay Raju has been honoured with the third American Bazaar Philanthropy award in recognition of his philanthropic activities in the US. “Raju was honoured for his commitment to revive Philadelphia through the Germination Project,” said Asif Ismail, publisher of The American Bazaar, an online ethnic news publication about Indian-Americans. “The Germination […]

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Does Fruit Sugar Make You Fat?

Does Fruit Sugar Make You Fat?

Recent studies and new opinions have given a bad name to high fructose corn syrup. Studies show how fructose corn syrup and glucose can have a negative effect on one’s health and leads to weight gain. But what about fructose from fruit? Fruits, after all, are considered healthy food. Let’s find out. Understanding Sugars What […]

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