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Family, friends refuse to give up search for missing hiker “He was the youngest of three siblings, and his mom is just shattered and heartbroken over what has happened. And so are the rest...

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No injuries reported in 2.30 a.m. blaze Vancouver: A fire broke out early yesterday morning at the Ross Street gurdwara in south Vancouver. Fire crews responded to the three-alarm fire at around 2.30 a.m. The...

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Ottawa: Bardish Chaggar, the federal Minister of Small Business and Tourism, has been appointed Leader of the Government in the House of Commons – the first woman in Canadian history to be appointed...

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New Delhi: The Indian government’s “Sikh blacklist” that has been in existence since the peak of the Khalistan issue in the 1980s is heading towards being eliminated, according to the Indian Home Ministry. It...

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What parents, others need to do By Balwant Sanghera “SURREY DRUGS COPS CAP GUN PLAY” (The Province newspaper, August 9, 2016) Doesn’t this front-page headline in one of Vancouver’s major daily newspapers take you back to...

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Were planning to shoot up two Surrey houses Surrey: Surrey Mounties have nabbed six young South Asian men for allegedly planning to shoot up two houses in the city. The arrests are part of the...

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In the short term at least, it appears that the B.C. government’s new 15-per-cent tax on foreign home buyers is dampening the market in a hurry. Real estate deals are reportedly collapsing due...

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India has a US$2-trillion economy, and a consumer base totalling 1.3 billion people. It is now Asia’s third-largest economy, and together with China, projected to become one of the world’s two biggest economies...

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Subhed: New measure described as easy to sidestep Photo 1: A Vancouver home . . . foreign buyers blamed for skyrocketing prices. Photo 2: BC Premier Christy Clark . . . under pressure to act. ...

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Subhed: Latest fatality a young man with no criminal links Photo: Sean Pasha (left) was injured and Jatinder Sandhu (right) killed in the July 23 shooting. Surrey: The bullets continue to fly...

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The Fusion Generation also features award-winning actress Balinder Johal (Beeba Boys, Heaven On Earth) along with rising star rapper Thugpun as well as Canadian actors BK Rakhra, Rami Kahlon, Nimet Kanji, Dasundha Kaler,...

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You can now set up email addresses in Hindi »

You can now set up email addresses in Hindi Paid service supported by Gmail, Microsoft New Delhi: Startup Data Xgen Technologies has started a paid email address service in Hindi characters or Devanagari script, and plans to roll...

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Wrong meal proves costly for airline »

Wrong meal proves costly for airline Jain man was served meat by Swiss New Delhi: The apex consumer commission has directed a foreign airline to pay a compensation of Rs 20,000 to a customer and...

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Indian fashion at Eiffel Tower »

Indian fashion at Eiffel Tower Paris: Paris has been ruling the high seas of fashion for more than centuries. And in the heart of Fashion Capital, we are happy to announce the first...

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Indian firm loses deal over ‘fakes’ »

Indian firm loses deal over ‘fakes’ Target cuts ties with Mumbai-based textiles maker Minneapolis: Target, America’s second-largest discount retailer, has decided to cut ties with Indian textiles manufacturer Welspun India because of fake Egyptian cotton...

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HImachal CM may face graft charges »

HImachal CM may face graft charges I’ve been framed, he counters Shimla: Pandemonium prevailed in the Himachal Pradesh Assembly today, the second day of the monsoon session, as opposition BJP MLAs engaged in a bitter...

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Punjabi wave boosts Cali town »

Punjabi wave boosts Cali town Cultural, political influence on the rise in Kerman Kerman, California: Despite a flagging housing market and slowing population growth in California, people are still flocking to inland regions like...

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End turban exclusions, basketball body told »

End turban exclusions, basketball body told More than 40 US lawmakers urge change Washington: A bipartisan group of more than 40 US lawmakers have appealed to the International Basketball Federation to end an “outdated and...

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US refuses comment on Kashmir situation »

US refuses comment on Kashmir situation New Delhi: The US has refused to comment on the situation in Kashmir, in the grip of ceaseless violence for a-month-and-a-half, saying that matter has to be decided...

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At least 22 die in Bihar floods »

At least 22 die in Bihar floods Patna: At least 22 persons have been killed while 23.71 lakh people affected in the Bihar floods with many areas, specially the riverine belt of 12 districts badly...

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Infrastructure development vital for progress: Modi »

Infrastructure development vital for progress: Modi PM promises ‘era of historic growth’ New Delhi: India’s progress is incomplete without rapid expansion and upgradation of basic infrastructure, Prime Minister Narendra Modi said while underlining that his...

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Change laws for rapid progress: Modi »

Change laws for rapid progress: Modi Incremental progress not enough, PM says New Delhi: Enunciating his vision to rapidly transform India, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Friday said there is a need to change laws,...

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Commercial surrogacy outlawed »

Commercial surrogacy outlawed

Draft bill bans ‘womb rentals’ for money New Delhi: Renting a womb will soon be a crime in...

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B.C. Hindus join global Janmashtmi celebration »

B.C. Hindus join global Janmashtmi celebration

Janmashtmi , the anniversary of the birth of one of the most revered and devoutly worshiped gods...

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Ross slate holds public ‘rally’ »

Ross slate holds public ‘rally’

Former gurdwara president addresses gathering Vancouver: The opposition group fighting the upcoming Ross Gurdwara election on September 10 held...

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Man carries wife’s body 12 kilometres »

Man carries wife’s body 12 kilometres

Alleges vehicle not provided, hospital denies his account Bhawanipatna: An impoverished man in India carried his wife’s body...

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Jobs, training for Kashmir youths »

Jobs, training for Kashmir youths

New Delhi’s bid to ‘connect’ with local populace New Delhi: In an effort to reach out to people...

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China briefed on Kashmir ‘violations’ »

China briefed on Kashmir ‘violations’

Pak continues effort to internationalise Kashmir issue Islamabad: Continuing with its efforts to internationalise the Kashmir issue, Pakistan...

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Four-year-old tortured, killed by abductors »

Four-year-old tortured, killed by abductors

Skeleton found in drinking-water tank Shimla: The fate of four-year-old Yug who was brutally killed a week after...

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Sub data leak hurts India’s security »

Sub data leak hurts India’s security

Aussie paper outlines French-built craft’s entire secret capabilities New Delhi: India’s bid to shore up its naval capabilities...

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No water during run: Indian Olympian »

No water during run: Indian Olympian

Country’s refreshment stalls along marathon route empty Rio de Janeiro: An Olympic woman marathon runner from India has...

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US military aid to Pak plunges »

US military aid to Pak plunges

Down 73 per cent since Osama killing Washington/Islamabad: The US’s security assistance to Pakistan has declined by 73...

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‘Land of my ancestors not hell’ »

‘Land of my ancestors not hell’

Punjabi playwright praises ‘part of India . . . now known as Pakistan’ Chandigarh: Joining issue with Defence...

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Kashmir victims of violence to get compensation »

Kashmir victims of violence to get compensation

New Delhi: For the first time, the victims of cross-border firing along the Indo-Pakistan border in Jammu...

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Summer at the PNE »

Summer at the PNE

The PNE fair is probably the most symbolic celebration of summer in B.B. Held yearly in Vancouver,...

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Applications invited for Gandhi award »

Applications invited for Gandhi award

Winning SFU student could get up to $1,500 The Mahatma Gandhi Annual Student Award was established at Simon...

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Thank You Prime Minister Justin Trudeau For Finally Committing To An Official Apology For The Komagata Mau Tragedy »

April 11 Was A Great Day For The Entire South Asian Community And May 18 Will Be An Even Greater Day! By Balwant Sanghera Thanks to Prime Minister Justin Trudeau and his government that a dark chapter in Canadian history will finally have a closure on May 18. Monday, April 11 was a great day for the...

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Thank You Prime Minister Justin Trudeau For Finally Committing To An Official Apology For The Komagata Mau Tragedy

Canadian Film-TV Star Sitara Hewitt And Bollywood Legend Gulshan Grover To Star In Writer-Director R. Paul Dhillon’s The Fusion Generation »

The Fusion Generation also features award-winning actress Balinder Johal (Beeba Boys, Heaven On Earth) along with rising star rapper Thugpun as well as Canadian actors BK Rakhra, Nimet Kanji, Dasundha Kaler, Steve Dhillon, Corinna Rennie, Gelsey Wong, Rahul Singh, Nikki Wallins, Dave Dillon, Rashi Grewal, Chris Walters, Raj Toora, Sangeeta Wylie, Robert Leaf, Jagdish Binning...

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Canadian Film-TV Star Sitara Hewitt And Bollywood Legend Gulshan Grover To Star In Writer-Director R. Paul Dhillon’s The Fusion Generation

Canadian Film-TV Star Sitara Hewitt And Bollywood Legend Gulshan Grover To Star In Writer-Director R. Paul Dhillon’s The Fusion Generation »

The Fusion Generation also features award-winning actress Balinder Johal (Beeba Boys, Heaven On Earth) along with rising star rapper Thugpun as well as Canadian actors BK Rakhra, Nimet Kanji, Dasundha Kaler, Steve Dhillon, Corinna Rennie, Gelsey Wong, Rahul Singh, Nikki Wallins, Dave Dillon, Rashi Grewal, Chris Walters, Raj Toora, Sangeeta Wylie, Robert Leaf, Jagdish Binning...

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Canadian Film-TV Star Sitara Hewitt And Bollywood Legend Gulshan Grover To Star In Writer-Director R. Paul Dhillon’s The Fusion Generation

Canadian Film-TV Star Sitara Hewitt And Bollywood Legend Gulshan Grover To Star In Writer-Director R. Paul Dhillon’s The Fusion Generation »

The Fusion Generation also features award-winning actress Balinder Johal (Beeba Boys, Heaven On Earth) along with rising star rapper Thugpun as well as Canadian actors BK Rakhra, Nimet Kanji, Dasundha Kaler, Steve Dhillon, Corinna Rennie, Gelsey Wong, Rahul Singh, Nikki Wallins, Dave Dillon, Rashi Grewal, Chris Walters, Raj Toora, Sangeeta Wylie, Robert Leaf, Jagdish Binning...

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Canadian Film-TV Star Sitara Hewitt And Bollywood Legend Gulshan Grover To Star In Writer-Director R. Paul Dhillon’s The Fusion Generation

‘Licence’ to kill monkeys? »

Animals categorised as vermin after farmers’ complaints By Sindhu Radhakrishna Human-wildlife conflict is certainly not easy to solve. Reactive measures like culling, however, serve little purpose except to indicate a willingness to decimate wildlife in a bid to avoid public discomfiture. Culling is a drastic and cruel measure. No attempt has been made to address adequately the...

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Canadian Film-TV Star Sitara Hewitt And Bollywood Legend Gulshan Grover To Star In Writer-Director R. Paul Dhillon’s The Fusion Generation

Canadian Film-TV Star Sitara Hewitt And Bollywood Legend Gulshan Grover To Star In Writer-Director R. Paul Dhillon’s The Fusion Generation »

The Fusion Generation also features award-winning actress Balinder Johal (Beeba Boys, Heaven On Earth) along with rising star rapper Thugpun as well as Canadian actors BK Rakhra, Nimet Kanji, Dasundha...

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Air Canada And YVR Join BCIBN As  Patron Sponsors

Air Canada And YVR Join BCIBN As Patron Sponsors »

VANCOUVER – The BC-India Business Network heartily welcomed Air Canada and YVR as a Patron sponsors for BCIBN! In recognition of Air Canada as BCIBN’s official airline and of their new...

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Salman acquittal to be appealed

Salman acquittal to be appealed »

Jaipur: The Rajasthan Government on Tuesday said it would file an appeal in the Supreme Court against the High Court’s decision acquitting actor Salman Khan in two cases of chinkara...

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