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Canada-based Non-Resident Indian Balkaran Singh Bhullar shot dead in Punjab

  CANADA-BASED Non-Resident Indian (NRI) Balkaran Singh Bhullar, 57, was shot dead outside his farmhouse near Balluana in Fazilika District on Thursday. The Tribune newspaper reported...

OPINION: 100 days of building a better B.C.

BY B.C. PREMIER JOHN HORGAN     OCTOBER 26 marks the first 100 days of our new government. We’re getting to work to make life more affordable,...

OPINION: B.C. Hydro’s little fibs on Site C

BY DERMOD TRAVIS Executive Director IntegrityBC    THE hissing sound you may hear is the unmistakable sound of the air coming out of Site C's tires. As the...

ON THE ROAD: Shining light on pedestrian safety

BY HARVEY KOONER ICBC Road Safety Coordinator   DIWALI, the festival of lights, symbolizes the championing of light over darkness. It’s one of my favourite celebrations and...

Prime Minister Justin Trudeau’s greetings on Diwali and Bandi Chhor Divas

https://youtu.be/iITW4ammXbw   PRIME Minister Justin Trudeau on Thursday issued the following statement on Diwali and Bandi Chhor Divas: “Today Hindu, Sikh, Jain, and Buddhist communities in...

MP Deepak Obhrai hosts 17th National Diwali Celebration on Parliament Hill

MP Deepak Obhrai hosted the 17th National Diwali Celebration on Parliament Hill in Ottawa on Wednesday (October 18). Obhrai was joined by Andrew Scheer, Leader...

British Columbians would legalize marijuana, but not other drugs

  79% of those of South Asian descent endorse legalization of marijuana   WHILE a large proportion of British Columbians continues to voice support for the legalization...

Indian national with pending charges in New York arrested after detainers were ignored

NEW YORK: An Indian national, who has pending charges for assault, forcible touching, sexual abuse and harassment, is among five aliens from as many countries...

IN PHOTOS: Federal minister Navdeep Singh Bains at Surrey meet and greet

Liberal MPs from Surrey and Delta hosted a meet and greet with Navdeep Singh Bains, federal Minister of Innovation, Science and Economic Development, last...

SFU celebrates 10th anniversary Diwali Gala as its student population from India now fastest...

SIMON Fraser University hosted its 10th annual Diwali Gala at Surrey’s Aria Banquet Hall on Tuesday (October 17). The event is held annually to...

National Canadian Muslim organizations and World Sikh Organization very concerned about vote in Quebec...

THE National Council of Canadian Muslims (NCCM) on Wednesday said that is deeply concerned by the Quebec National Assembly's passage of legislation that discriminates...

Liberals 35, Conservatives 31, NDP 16, Green 7 in latest Nanos federal tracking (October...

THE latest Nanos federal ballot tracking has the Liberals at 34.6 per cent support, followed by the Conservatives at 31.3 per cent, the NDP...

Calgary Mayor Naheed Nenshi wins a third term; two of 14 councillors are South...

CALGARY Mayor Naheed Nenshi, the first Muslim mayor of a major North American city, won a third term with 199,122 votes as compared to...

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