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Lower Mainland gang conflict: “Police unfortunately find themselves providing warnings to gang members that they are in danger”

    THE Abbotsford Police Department and their law enforcement partners in the Lower Mainland have been dealing with continuing issues of violence in the region that are directly related to the Lower Mainland gang conflict.  Despite aggressive enforcement and prevention campaigns, police and the communities in which they serve continue to grapple with the […]

February 24th, 2017 | Posted in Breaking News,British Columbia,Canadian News,Crime Stories,Top Stories | Read More »

Burnaby homicide update: Parveen Maan charged with second-degree murder in death of wife

PARVEEN Mann, 47, has been charged with second-degree murder in Thursday’s death of his wife. He was arrested at the scene of the crime and remains in custody. On February 23, just before 1 p.m., Burnaby RCMP were called to a report of a domestic dispute at a residence in the 7900-block of 18th Avenue.  […]

February 24th, 2017 | Posted in Breaking News,British Columbia,Canadian News,Crime Stories,Top Stories | Read More »

South Asian group in Brampton completes its pledge to Osler, raising $1,000,000

  Osler working in partnership with Punjab’s Dayanand Medical College and Hospital, Shaheed Kartar Singh Sarabha and Apollo Hospitals   BRAMPTON: A $1-million donation to William Osler Health System (Osler) hospitals was announced at a fundraising dinner this month at Brampton’s Pearson Convention Centre. Led by Brampton-based entrepreneur Satish Thakkar and his wife Rimple, the Indo-Canadian […]

February 23rd, 2017 | Posted in Breaking News,Canadian News,Health,India,Ontario,South Asia,Top Stories,World News | Read More »

Community forum engages young audience to learn about contributions of immigrants

S.U.C.C.E.S.S. Community Forum on Immigration and Racial Discrimination was a full house event at the UBC Robson Square on Wednesday, February 22. The keynote speaker, Artur Wilczynski, Canada’s Ambassador to Norway, shared his family’s story about how they survived the Holocaust and came to Canada. He noted, “I am a Polish, a Jewish, a Quebecois. […]

February 22nd, 2017 | Posted in British Columbia,Canadian News,Top Stories | Read More »

Will Ontario MPP Jagmeet Singh run for federal NDP leadership?

  THE Toronto Star on Wednesday reported that sources had told them that Ontario MPP Jagmeet Singh (Bramalea-Gore-Malton) has put in place a team that is “quietly organizing” for him to possibly run for the federal NDP leadership. But Singh told the newspaper: “At this point in time I’m not making a decision — I […]

February 22nd, 2017 | Posted in Breaking News,Canadian News,Ontario,Other,Top Stories | Read More »

Harry Lali is no puppet – and he’s standing firm

  FORMER MLA and minister Harry Lali will know his fate at the nomination meeting on March 18 to elect the NDP candidate from Fraser-Nicola. It seems that the provincial office staff have gone out of their way to trip Lali up, including refusing the proposal by the Fraser-Nicola NDP executive to hold the nomination […]

February 21st, 2017 | Posted in Breaking News,British Columbia,Canadian News,Top Stories | Read More »

BC Coroners Service investigating death of 3-year-old Nimrat Kaur Gill

THE BC Coroners Service has confirmed it is investigating the case of a three-year-old girl who died at Abbotsford Regional Hospital on February 7. Nimrat Kaur Gill, who lived in Abbotsford, had been taken to the hospital emergency ward by family members on February 6 and had been discharged home the same day. The next […]

February 21st, 2017 | Posted in Breaking News,British Columbia,Canadian News,Top Stories | Read More »

Christy Clark’s “Forget Everything” budget can’t erase years of neglect: NDP Leader John Horgan

‘Since Christy Clark was elected the average family is paying more than $1,000 more for Hydro, MSP and ICBC fees alone’   PREMIER Christy Clark’s “Forget Everything” pre-election budget is cold comfort to people after a decade and a half of B.C. Liberal neglect, says B.C. New Democrat Leader John Horgan. He added: “Christy Clark […]

February 21st, 2017 | Posted in Breaking News,British Columbia,Canadian News,Top Stories | Read More »

Cutting MSP premiums puts more money in the pockets of BC families

BY MICHAEL DE JONG Minister of Finance   I presented British Columbia’s fifth-straight balanced budget [on Tuesday]. Each successive surplus illustrates our determined commitment to grow a strong, job-creating economy; invest in priority programs; and keep the cost of government affordable for you, the taxpayer. It seems like ancient history now, but just four years […]

February 21st, 2017 | Posted in Breaking News,British Columbia,Canadian News,Top Stories | Read More »

OPINION: An open letter to Canadians Re: M-103 – Are our laws failing our Muslim communities?

BY DEEPAK OBHRAI Conservative MP for Calgary East     IN my recent engagements with the Muslim communities, they have expressed that they are fearful of not being treated as other Canadians.  What they want is what all Canadians want, a future for their families and to be able to practice their religion freely, as […]

February 21st, 2017 | Posted in Alberta,Breaking News,Canadian News,Other,Top Stories | Read More »

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