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Realtor Salinder Burmy and businessman Ramanjit Bachra killed in jet ski accident; Burmy’s funeral service on Friday »

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03:40 pm | NOTE:  Salinder Burmy’s funeral service will take place on Friday (September 4) at Delta’s Five Rivers Funeral Home.   REALTOR Salinder Burmy, 56, and businessman Ramanjit Bachra, also 56, died in a jet ski accident…

Sep 1 2015 / Read More »

New multimedia report exposes discriminatory immigration policy »

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02:10 pm | A new multimedia project claims to shed light on the drastically changed landscape for immigrants under the Harper government. Never Home: Legislating Discrimination in Canadian Immigration launched on  Tuesday at www.neverhome.ca pieces together…

Sep 1 2015 / Read More »

Race narrows as NDP support dips »

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06:45 pm | BY BRUCE ANDERSON & DAVID COLETTO Abacus Data Inc.   OUR latest national voting intention numbers [survey conducted online with 1,500 Canadians aged 18 and over from August 26 to 28]reveal a tightening…

Aug 31 2015 / Read More »

World Sikh Organization helps nine-year-old Sikh hockey player return to ice »

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03:10 pm | Edmonton: The World Sikh Organization of Canada has helped nine-year-old Shanvir Singh resume playing ice hockey while being able to wear his kirpan. Shanvir Singh is an initiated or amritdhari Sikh and wears…

Aug 31 2015 / Read More »

Vancouver’s Arshpreet Chahal is 2015 Miss Teen Canada Petite Globe »

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01:00 pm |   ARSHPREET Chahal, 15, of Vancouver is 2015 Miss Teen Canada Petite Globe! The grade 9 student at Vancouver’s John Oliver Secondary had been featured in The VOICE last December when she was…

Aug 27 2015 / Read More »

Brampton extortion case: Charges dropped against Zorawar Mahal »

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09:57 am | Charges against four of five accused now withdrawn in alleged extortion plot against realtor   BRAMPTON: The charge of criminal harassment against Zorawar Mahal, 25, in the alleged extortion plot against Brampton realtor…

Aug 27 2015 / Read More »

Vancouver Police now targeting rival South Asian group involved in ongoing South Slope conflict »

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04:28 pm | BY RATTAN MALL   THE special security cameras that Vancouver Police had installed in the 1400-block of East 54 to keep a check on the main players of one of the two South…

Aug 26 2015 / Read More »

Victoria’s far reaching tentacles into universities and local agencies »

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02:03 pm | BY DERMOD TRAVIS Executive Director  IntegrityBC     THE feud at the University of British Columbia over the sudden departure of president Arvind Gupta – one year into his 5-year term – is…

Aug 26 2015 / Read More »

Toronto’s Anmol Tukrel has designed a search engine reportedly more accurate than Google »

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12:35 pm | TORONTO: Anmol Tukrel, a 16-year-old Indian-origin Canadian, has designed a personalised search engine which he claims is 47 percent more accurate than Google. The young student designed the search engine as part of…

Aug 26 2015 / Read More »

Arvind Gupta’s resignation controversy: UBC’s Montalbano steps down for duration of investigation into Prof. Berdahl’s allegations »

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10:41 pm |   THE UBC Board of Governors on Tuesday announced that they accepted a request from their Chair, John Montalbano, to ask the Vice Chair, Alice Laberge, to assume the duties of Acting Chair…

Aug 25 2015 / Read More »

Haryana Chief Minister Khattar woos Canadian investors with his ‘single roof’ policy »

Haryana Chief Minister Manohar Lal Khattar with Gary Comerford, President and CEO of C-IBC.

02:04 pm | Toronto (IANS): Haryana Chief Minister Manohar Lal Khattar, who wound up his visit to North America here on Monday, pitched his state as an investment destination to Canadians by citing its ‘unique character’ in…

Aug 25 2015 / Read More »

Kidney Walk for Fraser Valley at Surrey’s Bear Creek Park on September 27 »

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01:25 pm |   THE Kidney Walk for Kidney Transplantation and Organ Donation is an opportunity for patients on dialysis, organ transplant recipients, their families, living donors, the medical community, and the public to come together…

Aug 25 2015 / Read More »

NDP rules in B.C. as British Columbians are moving away from Conservatives »

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12:29 pm |   THE early days of the 2015 federal election campaign in Canada have not been particularly kind to the ruling Conservative Party, a new Insights West poll conducted August 20-24. The online survey…

Aug 25 2015 / Read More »
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Recycling spoiled food after recent storm »

04:09 pm | METRO Vancouver reminds residents and businesses to use their green bins and home composters to recycle as much of…

Sep 1 2015 / Read More »

Curriculum revisions prep students to succeed in changing world   »

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01:49 pm |     THE world is changing. Technology and innovation are reshaping society. Today’s students need the right skills to…

Sep 1 2015 / Read More »

Reports confirm Harper’s second recession, Liberals say Trudeau only leader with plan to invest in middle class »

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08:00 am |   CANADIANS received a new round of economic numbers on Tuesday that show the country’s economy – and growth…

Sep 1 2015 / Read More »

Prime Minister Harper announces support for manufacturing jobs in Canada »

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07:59 am | PRIME Minister Stephen Harper on Tuesday announced two measures to help Canadian manufacturers expand their businesses and create new…

Sep 1 2015 / Read More »

TransLink says it helped customers weather the storm »

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03:23 pm | As Metro Vancouver grappled with one of the worst storms in years, TransLink said Monday that their coordinated response…

Aug 31 2015 / Read More »

Post-secondary education and training will be more accessible and affordable thanks to $1,200 grant from Province »

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02:00 pm | PARENTS and families can now go into almost any credit union in British Columbia to kick-start their education savings…

Aug 31 2015 / Read More »

Province says it is trying to keep ICBC insurance rates as low as possible »

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01:18 pm | TRANSPORTATION and Infrastructure Minister Todd Stone on Monday said: “British Columbians have told our government that ICBC insurance rates…

Aug 31 2015 / Read More »

Mulcair to launch national action plan on violence against women »

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01:06 pm | NDP Leader Tom Mulcair announced on Monday that an NDP government will ensure that no woman or child in…

Aug 31 2015 / Read More »

ICBC warns unexpected, rapid escalation in number of injury claims putting pressure on it »

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12:00 pm | ICBC started the process of filing its basic insurance rate application with the British Columbia Utilities Commission (BCUC) on…

Aug 31 2015 / Read More »

Sikhs blame conversions, drugs for declining population »

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01:08 am | Toronto (IANS): Sikh leaders in North America blame conversions, drugs and migration for the decline in the growth rate…

Aug 31 2015 / Read More »

Power of nature: Windstorm wreaks havoc in Lower Mainland … Photos by Suki Dhillon »

A tree knocked down by Saturday's windstorm at Main and 33rd Avenue in Vancouver. The windstorm wreaked havoc and hundreds of thousands were without power.

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06:13 pm | A tree knocked down by Saturday’s windstorm at Main and 33rd Avenue in Vancouver. Trees were knocked down all…

Aug 29 2015 / Read More »

Surrey is the powerhouse for South Asian candidates from Alberta! »

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10:46 pm | BY RATTAN MALL   ALL roads lead to Surrey it seems. At least for South Asian politicians from India…

Aug 28 2015 / Read More »

Harper talks up $5-billion surplus for April-June, but Liberals say it’s a ‘phony surplus’ »

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09:01 am | PRIME Minister Stephen Harper, reacting to the Department of Finance’s monthly report on the state of the government’s finances…

Aug 28 2015 / Read More »

Three arrested after man assaulted and shot fired in Surrey’s Whalley area »

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08:02 am | THREE people are in custody after a man was assaulted and a shot was fired at another man in…

Aug 28 2015 / Read More »

$1-million raised for Canucks Autism Network at the 10th Annual Fishing for Kids Tournament »

Vancouver Canuck Frank Corrado, Vancouver Canucks Co-Owner and CAN Co-Founder Paolo Aquilini, CAN CEO Katy Harandi, Tournament Winner Bob Wallis, Canucks FIN, Vancouver Canucks Alumnus Kirk McLean, The West Coast Fishing Club Co-Owner Brian Legge, Vancouver Canucks General Manager Jim Benning, Vancouver Canucks Coach Willie Desjardins, NHL players Manny Malhotra and Willie Mitchell. Photo by Jeff Vinnick

04:21 pm | THE West Coast Fishing Club announced on Thursday that the 10th Annual Fishing for Kids Tournament raised $1 million…

Aug 27 2015 / Read More »

Fundraiser to help Abbotsford Police achieve goal of ‘Safest City in BC’: First annual “Breakfast with the Chief” fundraiser  »

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03:39 pm | “CRIME is Toast” presented by the Abbotsford Police Foundation (APF), will be held on October 28 to raise funds…

Aug 27 2015 / Read More »

National Trucking Week 2015: We’ll take truck drivers over driverless trucks »

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01:15 pm | BY LOUISE YAKO President & CEO British Columbia Trucking Association   NEWS articles earlier this year about driverless trucks…

Aug 27 2015 / Read More »

SkyTrain delays expected over next two weekends as sections of track are replaced »

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12:43 pm | TRANSLINK is replacing major sections of its 30-year-old SkyTrain track while keeping the service open for customers. The rail…

Aug 27 2015 / Read More »

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2015 Beetle 1.8 TSI Convertible: Iconic Drop Top Offers Fun in the Sun »

04:04 pm | For 2015, the Volkswagen New Beetle Convertible still remains a cute and rather sexy looking stunner of a drop top. On the outside the first thing apparent is how bigger the Beetle is, with a more pleasing heft and weight to the design. The 2015 Beetle also has more rear headroom and a practical user-friendly…

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Badal meets Modi; seeks Swaminathan formula MSP, schemes for Punjab »

05:05 pm | New Delhi/Chandigarh (IANS): Punjab Chief Minister Parkash Singh Badal on Monday urged Prime Minister Narendra Modi to intervene and immediately implement the Swaminathan formula for determining the minimum support price (MSP) of the crops. While pointing out that agriculture was fast becoming a non-profitable venture for farmers, the ‘Green Revolution’ state’s chief minister, in the…

Sep 1 2015 / Read More »
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Houston Dynamo – 2, Vancouver Whitecaps FC – 0: Nine-man Whitecaps fall at Houston Dynamo »

12:27 pm | HOUSTON, TEXAS: Ricardo Clark and Raul Rodriguez scored for Houston Dynamo (9W-10L-8D) as Vancouver Whitecaps FC (14W-10L-3D) lost a 2-0 decision after being reduced to nine men at BBVA Compass Stadium on Saturday. The loss of Kendall Waston and Matias Laba, after each was shown their second yellow cards midway through the second half, proved too…

Aug 30 2015 / Read More »
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08:00 pm | Road Trip! Back In The 1980s Chevy Chase rose to fame first nationally on Saturday Night Live and then globally in a string of insanely funny Vacation movies. Now older and greyer the funny man returns to the big screen in Warner Bothers’ new but not necessarily improved Vacation, hoping to stake out new fertile…

Aug 28 2015 / Read More »
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Kidney Walk for Fraser Valley at Surrey’s Bear Creek Park on September 27 »

01:25 pm |   THE Kidney Walk for Kidney Transplantation and Organ Donation is an opportunity for patients on dialysis, organ transplant recipients, their families, living donors, the medical community, and the public to come together to raise awareness about the importance of kidney health and organ donation. Bring your family and friends and make a tangible difference…

Aug 25 2015 / Read More »
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New multimedia report exposes discriminatory immigration policy »

02:10 pm | A new multimedia project claims to shed light on the drastically changed landscape for immigrants under the Harper government. Never Home: Legislating Discrimination in Canadian Immigration launched on  Tuesday at…

Sep 1 2015 / Read More »

Sikhs blame conversions, drugs for declining population »

Vaisakhi celebrations in Surrey.

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01:08 am | Toronto (IANS): Sikh leaders in North America blame conversions, drugs and migration for the decline in the growth rate of Sikh population…

Aug 31 2015 / Read More »

Peel Police alert residents to distraction thefts »

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12:36 pm | INVESTIGATORS from the 12 Division Criminal Investigation Bureau are alerting people to distraction thefts that have been occurring in the Region of Peel. There…

Aug 27 2015 / Read More »

Peel Regional Police promote Crime Prevention Academy »

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11:11 am |   THE Crime Prevention Bureau at Peel Regional Police are offering a comprehensive learning session for interested community members. The Crime Prevention Academy…

Aug 27 2015 / Read More »

Brampton extortion case: Charges dropped against Zorawar Mahal »

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09:57 am | Charges against four of five accused now withdrawn in alleged extortion plot against realtor   BRAMPTON: The charge of criminal harassment against…

Aug 27 2015 / Read More »

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US calls for restraint on n-arms, NSA to visit Pakistan »

02:18 pm |   Washington (IANS): As tensions between India and Pakistan continue to escalate, US National Security Advisor Susan Rice is expected to arrive…

Aug 29 2015 / Read More »

Sania gets Khel Ratna, Arjuna awards for 12 others »

12:22 pm |   New Delhi, Aug 29 (IANS) Tennis star Sania Mirza received the Rajiv Gandhi Khel Ratna, the country’s highest sporting honour on…

Aug 29 2015 / Read More »

AAP suspends MPs Dharamvira Gandhi, Harinder Khalsa »

12:20 pm | New Delhi/Chandigarh (IANS): The AAP on Saturday suspended parliamentarians Dharamvira Gandhi and Harinder Singh Khalsa from primary membership of the party and…

Aug 29 2015 / Read More »

Seven Indians on Forbes Asia’s list of philanthropists »

01:50 pm | Washington (IANS): Seven Indians feature in Forbes Asia’s ninth annual Heroes of Philanthropy list, highlighting some of the region’s most noteworthy givers…

Aug 27 2015 / Read More »
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Badal meets Modi; seeks Swaminathan formula MSP, schemes for Punjab »

05:05 pm | New Delhi/Chandigarh (IANS): Punjab Chief Minister Parkash Singh Badal on Monday urged Prime Minister Narendra Modi to intervene and immediately implement the Swaminathan formula for determining the minimum support price…

Sep 1 2015 / Read More »

High Court orders revised marks for Punjab medical entrance »

05:04 pm | Chandigarh (IANS): Refusing to order a re-test of Punjab’s Pre-Medical Entrance Test (PMET- 2015), the Punjab and Haryana High Court on Tuesday directed that extra marks be given to all…

Sep 1 2015 / Read More »

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