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    Infiniti G37 impounded as 22-year-old Abbotsford street racer hits 197 km/hr in 100 km/hr zone

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ME THINKS … BY RATTAN (2 ITEMS) »

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10:32 am | MINIMUM WAGE: NDP SHOULD SAY HOW MUCH!   Me thinks – indeed, I believe very strongly – that the minimum wage should be $15 per hour all across Canada. And I can assure…

May 5 2016 / Read More »

Vancouver lawyer Paul Doroshenko of AcumenLaw Corp. has government in hot water over impaired driving appeals »

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05:32 pm | VANCOUVER lawyer Paul Doroshenko of AcumenLaw Corp. has shaken up the government thanks to documents he obtained last November under a Freedom of Information request that appear to show that the government told…

May 4 2016 / Read More »

Gurjashandip Baringh, Karanjit Mann and 17-year-old male arrested in Abbotsford threat incident connected to Townline Hill conflict »

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10:32 am | Loaded 9mm assault rifle and magazine seized GURJASHANDIP Singh Baringh, 18, Karanjit Singh Mann, 18, have been charged with uttering threats and a weapons offence and a 17-year-old male youth, who cannot be…

May 4 2016 / Read More »

Over 500 firearms and 3,000 rounds of ammunition turned over to Surrey RCMP in Safe City Project »

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10:20 am | OVER 500 firearms and 3,000 rounds of ammunition were turned over to Surrey RCMP during its Safe City Project, which was aimed at educating firearms owners on current laws surrounding the registration requirements…

May 4 2016 / Read More »

These students of Richmond’s R.C. Palmer Secondary want us to face the butt-ugly truth!  »

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08:04 pm | WE are a group of conscientious students in a Leadership 11 Class from R.C. Palmer Secondary, Richmond, working together: Vanessa Vuen Parrenas, Aman Mohar, Manesha Dulay, Navin Gill, and Jasmin Mander. The President…

May 3 2016 / Read More »

Reena Virk’s killer Kelly Ellard denied day parole, yet to admit her role in the crime »

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04:31 pm |   THE media went into a frenzy on Monday following a Canadian Press report that Kelly Ellard, now 33, the killer of Reena Virk was seeking day parole. Virk’s parents, Manjit and Suman,…

May 3 2016 / Read More »

Surrey RCMP looking for South Asian male suspect in sexual assault of female realtor; composite sketch released Tuesday »

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04:30 pm | SURREY RCMP are looking for a South Asian male suspect in a sexual assault that occurred in north Surrey at approximately 4:10 p.m. on Saturday. Police released a composite sketch of the suspect…

May 3 2016 / Read More »

Canadian citizenship being granted without all necessary checks on applications: Federal Auditor General »

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10:52 am | ‘Immigration, Refugees and Citizenship Canada and Canada Border Services Agency should improve information sharing’   AUDITOR General of Canada Michael Ferguson’s audit of citizenship applications concludes that Immigration, Refugees and Citizenship Canada did…

May 3 2016 / Read More »

Impressive participation at S.A.V.E.’s Gang Awareness Seminar at Surrey’s Gurdwara Dukh Nivaran Sahib »

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09:46 am |   S.A.V.E. (Students Against Violence Everywhere), a non-profit organization, and Gurdwara Dukh Nivaran Sahib management co-hosted the Gang Awareness Seminar for parents at the Gurdwara on 152nd Street and 68th Avenue in Surrey.…

May 3 2016 / Read More »

Lions Weightlifting Club’s Prabdeep Sanghera is best female weightlifter of Western Canada, Jeenat Billen is best junior female weightlifter of B.C. »

Prabdeep Sanghera: Best Female Weightlifter of Western Canada

12:40 pm | LIONS Weightlifting Club athletes have maintained their distinction as the best weightlifters in two recently held weightlifting championships. Prabdeep Sanghera is the best female weightlifter of Western Canada, while Jeenat Billen is the…

May 2 2016 / Read More »

Opium found in toiletries from India at Ontario’s Hamilton International Airport »

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11:55 pm | THE Canada Border Services Agency (CBSA) has announced the seizure of 15 kg of opium at the John C. Munro Hamilton International Airport in Ontario. On April 15, CBSA officers were conducting routine…

May 1 2016 / Read More »

Mandeep Punia of Brampton found guilty of manslaughter in stabbing death of sister-in-law Poonam Litt »

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05:24 pm |   ON February 5, 2009, Poonam Litt, 27, of Brampton was reported missing after she failed to appear for work. Her husband, Manjinder Litt, was in India with his mother at the time.…

May 1 2016 / Read More »

Arson attempt at Al-Jamia Masjid Vancouver »

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01:12 pm | AN arson attempt at Al-Jamia Masjid Vancouver on Thursday evening during prayers (Maghrib Namaaz) was thwarted by a member of the congregation who caught the culprit in the act of lighting a series…

Apr 30 2016 / Read More »
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British Columbia marks Yom Ha’Shoah or Holocaust Memorial Day »

12:35 pm | HOLOCAUST survivors participated in a ceremony on Thursday at the provincial parliament buildings, lighting six candles in honour of…

May 5 2016 / Read More »

Infiniti G37 impounded as 22-year-old Abbotsford street racer hits 197 km/hr in 100 km/hr zone »

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11:51 am |   WHILE conducting speed enforcement on Highway 1 near the 152nd Street early Thursday morning, a 2008 Grey Infiniti…

May 5 2016 / Read More »

B.C.’s minimum wage will be $10.85 per hour from September 15, and $11.25 a year later »

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09:05 am | THE poorest of the poor workers in the province will have to be satisfied with a minimum wage of…

May 4 2016 / Read More »

Man well known to police shot in East Vancouver »

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08:35 am | A man well known to police is recovering in hospital after being shot in a targeted attack on the city’s east…

May 4 2016 / Read More »

CFSEU-BC search warrant results in finding possible clandestine drug lab in White Rock »

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10:18 pm | TWO people are in custody and the RCMP’s Federal Clandestine Laboratory Enforcement and Response Team (CLEAR) has been called…

May 3 2016 / Read More »

Pakistan-Canada Association encourages Pakistani Canadians to record Urdu as their native / spoken language in census »

04:45 pm | THE Pakistan-Canada Association is encouraging Pakistani Canadians to record Urdu as their native / spoken language in the census.…

May 3 2016 / Read More »

Wanna learn how to solve a crime with Surrey cops? Join Citizen Academy, Youth Police Academy »

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03:06 pm | Youth Police Academy applications being accepted May 2-31   THE Surrey RCMP’s 2016 Citizen Academy and Youth Police Academy will be…

May 3 2016 / Read More »

Immediate reporting of sexual assaults help Transit Police arrest suspects in two cases »

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11:42 am | METRO Vancouver Transit Police officers were able to make arrests in two separate, unconnected sexual assaults on the transit…

May 3 2016 / Read More »

Vancouver Park Board approves Love in the Rain love locks sculpture for Queen Elizabeth Park »

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10:01 am |   A sculpture dedicated to eternal love will be coming to the lookout above the Quarry Garden in Queen…

May 3 2016 / Read More »

Two-in-three Canadians say Senate “too damaged” to ever earn their goodwill, four-in-10 call for its abolition »

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09:32 am | AS Mike Duffy returned to the Red Chamber this week for the first time in three years, a new…

May 3 2016 / Read More »

REMINDER: Why the 2016 Census is so important for the South Asian community »

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08:00 pm | BY RATTAN MALL    (This was posted on our website on April 20)   IN the next couple of…

May 2 2016 / Read More »

New film tax credit rates give industry certainty and protect taxpayers, says Province »

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03:38 pm |   CONSULTATIONS with the B.C. film and television industry have led to proposed adjustments to the province’s film tax…

May 2 2016 / Read More »

2016 Richmond Night Market digs dinosaurs »

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02:49 pm |   STARTING May 13, the Richmond Night Market transforms into the Magical Dino Park, home to 18 life-size dinosaurs…

May 2 2016 / Read More »

12th annual City of Bhangra Festival: June 11-18 »

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01:48 pm |   VANCOUVER International Bhangra Celebration) is holding the 12th annual City of Bhangra Festival from June 11-18 in Surrey…

May 2 2016 / Read More »

Surrey youth set their own headlines of lives that are rich and vibrant »

01:33 pm | THE project started by asking one simple question: What images of everyday life would we see if Surrey youth…

May 2 2016 / Read More »

City of Vancouver enforcement for medical marijuana-related businesses continues »

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01:16 pm |   THIS past weekend the City of Vancouver took enforcement action to bring medical marijuana-related use (MMRU) stores into…

May 2 2016 / Read More »

Government never meant for most of these stories to be public, but they hint at something systemic »

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10:35 am |   BY DERMOD TRAVIS Executive Director IntegrityBC   CALL it the elephant in the room quote. Last July, health…

May 2 2016 / Read More »

Canada Place celebrates 30 years as Vancouver’s iconic waterfront landmark and hub of national celebrations »

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10:00 am | MONDAY (May 2) marks the 30th anniversary of Canada Place in Vancouver. Exactly 30 years ago, Expo 86 welcomed…

May 2 2016 / Read More »

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2016 Mercedes Benz GLE: Fitting replacement for the M-Class »

07:13 pm | The 2016 Mercedes – Benz GLE class is an all new line of vehicles from the premium German automaker and replaces the previous M-Class. We tested the GLE300d Coupe, not really a coupe, but a sleek, four-door CUV with its fastback design and powerful, purposeful look. The new GLE-Class, arrives with a range of powertrains…

Apr 29 2016 / Read More »
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Nine individuals, including Pranav Patel and Naveed Khan, indicted for allegedly orchestrating $131-million market manipulation scheme »

11:06 am | BROOKLYN, N.Y.: A five-count indictment was unsealed Tuesday morning in federal court in Brooklyn, New York, against nine defendants, Jared Mitchell, the Managing Partner of Mitchell & Sullivan Capital LLC; Richard Brown, a registered broker; Christopher Castaldo, the Chief Executive Officer of Stock Traders Press Inc. and the President of Wall Street Buy Sell Hold Inc.;…

May 4 2016 / Read More »
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7th Indo-Ontario Cup 2016 Ball Hockey Championship »

01:42 pm | THE largest South Asian ball hockey tournament in the western hemisphere will take place at the end of the month.  The 7th Indo-Ontario Cup 2016 Ball Hockey Championship stage has been set in Brampton.  The tournament will be returning to the South Fletcher’s Sportsplex.  It will take place from Thursday, May 26 to Sunday, May 29.  Opening…

May 4 2016 / Read More »

New film tax credit rates give industry certainty and protect taxpayers, says Province »

03:38 pm |   CONSULTATIONS with the B.C. film and television industry have led to proposed adjustments to the province’s film tax credit rates that provide certainty to the film industry while keeping the subsidy affordable for taxpayers, Finance Minister Michael de Jong announced on Monday. The government announced with Budget 2016 its intention to work with the…

May 2 2016 / Read More »
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Now flag multiple abusive Tweets at once »

10:38 pm | New York (IANS): In a much-awaited move, the micro-blogging website Twitter has allowed its users to flag abusive accounts by attaching multiple tweets in a single report. “This update makes it easier for you to provide us with more information about the extent of abuse and reduces the time it takes to do so. That…

Apr 25 2016 / Read More »

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Brampton Councillor Gurpreet Dhillon introduces motion to ban door-to-door sales »

11:10 am | BRAMPTON: At next week’s City Council meeting, Councillor Gurpreet Dhillon will introduce a motion to ban door-to-door sales in Brampton.  “This has been an ongoing and frustrating issue for the residents…

May 5 2016 / Read More »

7th Indo-Ontario Cup 2016 Ball Hockey Championship »

01:42 pm | THE largest South Asian ball hockey tournament in the western hemisphere will take place at the end of the month.  The 7th Indo-Ontario…

May 4 2016 / Read More »

14 medical doctors complete Internationally Trained Medical Doctors Bridging (ITMD) Program at Ryerson »

09:12 am | TORONTO: On May 10, Ryerson University’s G. Raymond Chang School of Continuing Education will celebrate 14 medical doctors who have completed the…

May 4 2016 / Read More »

Toronto Police make arrest in double homicide within 48 hours »

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03:18 pm | TORONTO Police made an arrest less than 48 hours after a double homicide in a Scarborough shopping mall. On Friday, April 29,…

May 2 2016 / Read More »

Peel Regional Police locate Bhajan Singh, 78 (update) »

12:54 pm |   UPDATE: Peel police have located Bhajan Singh   BRAMPTON: Officers from the 21 Division Criminal Investigation Bureau of Peel Regional Police…

May 2 2016 / Read More »

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Rahul says he’s always targeted; BJP says it seeks truth in chopper deal »

01:14 pm | New Delhi (IANS): A day ahead of a likely debate in parliament on the AgustaWestland chopper deal, Congress vice president Rahul Gandhi…

May 3 2016 / Read More »

MPs panel raps government for Pathankot airbase security lapses »

01:10 pm | New Delhi (IANS): The government on Tuesday came under a sharp attack from a parliamentary panel for lapses and failures in the…

May 3 2016 / Read More »

Cab drivers derail traffic again, Delhi asks SC to relax order »

01:09 pm | New Delhi (IANS): Commuters in Delhi continued to face hardships for the second successive day on Tuesday as taxi drivers blocked three…

May 3 2016 / Read More »

Blasphemy case for ‘desecrating’ Sikh man’s turban in Pakistan »

09:05 am | Islamabad (IANS): Five employees of a transport company and the owner of a bus terminal were booked under blasphemy law for desecrating…

May 3 2016 / Read More »

Contempt suit against Sri Sri for ‘disrespect’ to NGT »

09:10 am | New Delhi (IANS): With his Art of Living Foundation (AoL) yet to pay the major chunk of “environment compensation” for its cultural fest on the Yamuna floodplains, spiritual guru Sri…

May 5 2016 / Read More »

Modi does not have DU degree, alleges Kejriwal »

12:04 pm | New Delhi (IANS): Prime Minister Narendra Modi does not have a BA degree from the Delhi University (DU) as claimed by him, Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal alleged on Wednesday.…

May 4 2016 / Read More »

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