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Daughter of murdered Surrey teacher gets over $500,000 compensation from father

Mukhtiar Panghali. The Province / Arlen Redekop photo KEITH FRASER VANCOUVER DESI The young daughter of a Surrey school... (more...)

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Vaisakhi Parade: Values of Sikhism to wash over the streets of Surrey

VANCOUVER DESI U.S. Consul General in Vancouver, Anne Callaghan. Mark van Manen/PNG Staff The streets of Surrey will be filled... (more...)

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Surrey cadet Corps is pride of B.C.’s Sikh community

Surrey cadet Corps: Bharbhoor Singh VANCOUVER DESI Like most teenagers his age, Sagar Singh Ghag loves his video games. Homework,... (more...)

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Surrey Khalsa Day parade organizer is fuelled by faith

VANCOUVER DESI Behind the thousands of volunteers preparing the largest Vaisakhi event outside of India is the gentle guiding... (more...)

Harbinder Singh Sewak - winner of Sikh Award 2013

Sikhs making a difference around the world

Harbinder Singh Sewak – winner of Sikh Award 2013 VANCOUVER DESI Every year, Sikhs from around the world gather at... (more...)

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Sikhism was born out of humanity

Nihangs or Sikh men who’s ancestors belonged to the Sikh warrior clan hold their traditional weapons as they visit... (more...)

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The sheer awe of Amritsar

VANCOUVER DESI The daily showdown of Indian versus Pakistani soldiers at the Wagha border is a must-see attraction. Arif... (more...)

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Vaisakhi recipes and the concept of free kitchens

An Indian Sikh devotee distributes langar (free food) at the Gurudwara Santokh Sar Sikh Temple in Amritsar. NARINDER NANU/AFP/Getty... (more...)

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Former Burnaby MLA Harry Bloy’s business recruiting temporary Asian workers for Canadian jobs

Former MLA Harry Bloy. Ward Perrin / PNG JENNIFER MOREAU BURNABY NOW BURNABY, B.C. — Former Liberal Burnaby MLA Harry... (more...)

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Exhibit on controversial Komagata Maru history ‘Ruptures in Arrival’ at Surrey Art Gallery

Visit the Komagata Maru exhibit at the Surrey Museum. www.Surrey.ca SURREY NOW Ten artists from Canada and India contribute... (more...)

Arial view of the building Balmoral Tower 9830 E. Whalley Ring Road where the Surrey Six (6) were killed  near  Park Place Central City in Surrey, B. C., June 15, 2010. Arlen Redekop / PNG

Surrey Six trial: Defence lawyer calls testimony of ex-gang leader ‘more significant than all of the other evidence … combined’

Arial view of the building Balmoral Tower 9830 E. Whalley Ring Road where the Surrey Six (6) were killed near Park Place... (more...)

Surrey Six Murder Trial

Surrey Six murder trial: Former gang leader Mike Le tells court he tried to make peace before slayings

Arial view of the building Balmoral Tower 9830 E. Whalley Ring Road where the Surrey Six (6) were killed near Park Place... (more...)

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‘It got quite graphic’: Hockey dad charged with threatening 10-year-old player on his son’s team

Burnaby Winter Club team had just lost a playoff game IAN AUSTIN THE PROVINCE A Burnaby Winter Club hockey dad appeared in North Vancouver court…
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The sheer awe of Amritsar

VANCOUVER DESI Amritsar, literally a Pool of Nectar, derives its name from Amrit Sarovar, the holy tank that surrounds the splendid Golden Temple. Guru Ramdas,…
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Vaisakhi recipes and the concept of free kitchens

VANCOUVER DESI Food, especially feeding others for free, is a central philosophy of Sikhism. Sikhs do not have many strict rules regarding food but many…
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New York police ends Muslim surveillance program that sparked outrage

TOM HAYS And JAKE PEARSON THE ASSOCIATED PRESS NEW YORK — The New York Police Department said Tuesday it has disbanded a special unit whose efforts to…
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Coupon Queen: How To Save Money On Your BC Hydro Bill

RUBY BEDI BAINS VANCOUVER DESI The recent 9% BC Hydro rate increase was no April Fools’ prank.  Did it motivate you to find ways to save?…
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Indian Congress Party Vice-President Rahul Gandhi gestures to supporters during a rally in New Delhi on April 6, 2014. Chandan Khanna/AFP/Getty Images

Democracy: A blessing with a touch of curse

SURESH KURL VANCOUVER DESI  It was an irresistible sunny winter morning of 1956. Civics teacher Ras Bihari Johri invited us – the grade eleven students…
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Wicked Cricket: Vancouver Windies’ victorious third time in a row

VIDU SAHABANDU VANCOUVER DESI Vancouver Windies bagged another victory on Sunday and are looking forward to a fourth to make it to the semifinals. Captain…
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TASTE INDIA: Chicken with Cashews and Mango Sauce

Indian dishes made simple with Bal Arneson’s latest cookbook featuring tasty seasoning combinations JULIAN ARMSTRONG POSTMEDIA NEWS Indian cooking has become ever more popular, thanks…
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Investors hope India elections will bring new government to break deadlock, revive growth

KAY JOHNSON THE ASSOCIATED PRESS MUMBAI, India — India’s stock market has hit several new highs in the last month and the once-struggling rupee has…
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Indian city bans selfies inside polling booths (w/gallery)

VANCOUVER DESI The next selfie you snap could land you in jail – for Indian voters at least. According to Indian news publication the Bangalore…
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India Elections: Rahul Gandhi attacks Narendra Modi’s ‘toffee model’

IANS Agra – Congress vice president Rahul Gandhi kept up his attack on BJP prime ministerial candidate Narendra Modi’s “toffee model” of development that only…
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India Elections: Narendra Modi attacks Rahul Gandhi over ‘toffee model’, regrets targeting PM

IANS Hazaribagh/Bhagalpur – BJP’s prime ministerial candidate Narendra Modi Tuesday took a dig at Congress vice president Rahul Gandhi for his “toffee model” jibe, and…
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India's opposition Bharatiya Janata Party's prime ministerial candidate Narendra Modi greets his supporters as he arrives to address an election rally in Vaishali, outskirts of New Delhi, India, Thursday, April 3, 2014. AP Photo/Saurabh Das

PM aspirant Modi’s marital status triggers questions from rivals during Indian elections

ASHOK SHARMA THE ASSOCIATED PRESS NEW DELHI — India’s governing Congress party on Friday asked election authorities to prosecute the Hindu nationalist opposition’s prime ministerial…
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Women comprise half of Indian voters, but remain marginalized despite formidable women leaders

NIRMALA GEORGE THE ASSOCIATED PRESS SARAI, India — Trudging home after a long day harvesting wheat, Veena Devi has little time for the political workers…
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Indian Congress Party Vice-President Rahul Gandhi gestures to supporters during a rally in New Delhi on April 6, 2014. Chandan Khanna/AFP/Getty Images

Democracy: A blessing with a touch of curse

SURESH KURL VANCOUVER DESI  It was an irresistible sunny winter morning of 1956. Civics teacher Ras Bihari Johri invited us – the grade eleven students…
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