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Auditor General’s Report Finds CRA Call Centre Staff Blocking Calls, Giving Taxpayers Wrong information

Auditor General’s Report Finds CRA Call Centre Staff Blocking Calls, Giving Taxpayers Wrong information

OTTAWA – Canada Auditor General has found that the country’s tax collectors often aren’t picking up the phone, and when they do, Canadians are being given incorrect information. The examination by Auditor General Michael Ferguson into whether the Canada Revenue Agency’s nine call centres were providing Canadian taxpayers with timely access to accurate information, found […]

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UK Opposition Leader Jeremy Corbyn Personally Briefed On #FreeJaggiNow Campaign

UK Opposition Leader Jeremy Corbyn Personally Briefed On #FreeJaggiNow Campaign

LONDON – Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn was personally briefed on #FreeJaggiNow Campaign on Thursday night. Sukhvinder Singh, an adviser to the Sikh Federation (UK) and Assistant Secretary General of the Sikh Council UK shared a train with Corbyn and his Shadow Ministers as he travelled from London to Birmingham New Street. This provided Sukhvinder Singh […]

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Cirque Du Soleil Announces More Performances Of KURIOS – Cabinet of Curiosities

Cirque Du Soleil Announces More Performances Of KURIOS – Cabinet of Curiosities

VANCOUVER – Cirque du Soleil recently announced the full performance schedule, including newly added dates and times due to popular demand, for its most acclaimed touring show KURIOS – Cabinet of Curiositiesin Vancouver. KURIOS – Cabinet of Curiosities plays through December 31, 2017, at Concord Pacific Place. Tickets, VIP Experience and Backstage Tour packages are […]

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Punjabi Music Star Balvir Boparai Releases Saanwleya!

Punjabi Music Star Balvir Boparai Releases Saanwleya!

Surrey-based popular Punjabi singer and celebrated lyricist Balvir Boparai of De De Ghera fame has just released a new audio track called Saanwleya through Amar Audio and presented by well known local artist-singer-actor Raj Toora of Toora Home Plans. Boparai is a very good friend of LINK editor-filmmaker R. Paul Dhillon, whom he thanked in […]

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Ambanis Top Forbes List Of Asia’s Richest Families

Ambanis Top Forbes List Of Asia’s Richest Families

The Ambanis are the only Indian family on the top 10 richest families list in Asia. NEW DELHI – India’s Mukesh Ambani family is the richest in Asia as its net worth rose USD 19 billion to USD 44.8 billion, toppling the Lees of the Samsung empire, to claim the numero uno position, Forbes said. […]

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SFU’s Visiting Indian Scholar Shares Passion For Human Behavior And Workplace Management

SFU’s Visiting Indian Scholar Shares Passion For Human Behavior And Workplace Management

SFU visiting scholar Kanika Tandon Bhal took her passion for behavioral psychology into the workplace and has been making her mark on the study of business management ever since. She will give a talk in Vancouver on India’s key cultural values and how they translate into the work environment on Monday, November 27. SURREY – […]

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UN Ambassadors Visit Number Five Road Gurdwara

UN Ambassadors Visit Number Five Road Gurdwara

By Balwant Sanghera Richmond’s Number 5 Road is well known as the Highway to Heaven (H2H). India Cultural Centre of Canada (ICCC) Gurdwara Nanak Niwas at 8600 #5 Road was the first place of worship to be built on the east side of #5 Road.That set the wheels in motion for other faith communities to […]

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UFV President Jackie Hogan Visits Chandigarh For Annual Awards Ceremony

UFV President Jackie Hogan Visits Chandigarh For Annual Awards Ceremony

ABBOTSFORD – University of the Fraser Valley (UFV) president Jackie Hogan visited the Chandigarh campus recently, taking in the annual awards ceremony along with opportunities to meet with current and prospective UFV India students. Hogan was accompanied by former UFV president Mark Evered; Peter Geller, vice-provost and associate VP academic; and Alumni Association chair Nav […]

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Trudeau Expected To Visit India In February 2018

Trudeau Expected To Visit India In February 2018

With Prime Minister Narendra Modi having a packed schedule in January in terms of hosting heads of state and government, Justin Trudeau is expected to arrive in India in mid-to-late February. TORONTO – Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau’s long-awaited visit to India is likely to finally occur in the first quarter of 2018. However, while […]

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Indo-Canadian Pioneer Tok Singh Herar Passes Away

Indo-Canadian Pioneer Tok Singh Herar Passes Away

OBITUARY – Santokh Singh Herar April 15, 1933 – Nov. 20, 2017 Tok’s family appreciates all the love and respect shown at this difficult time. Funeral services are scheduled at 3 p.m. Sunday, Nov. 26 at Fraser River Funeral Home,  2061 Riverside Rd. Abbotsford. MISSION – Fraser Valley Indo-Canadian pioneer Santokh (Tok) Singh Herar passed […]

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