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Edmonton’s Sikh community celebrates Nagar Kirtan parade

Thousands of people joined a parade made up of vibrant colours and music as it weaved its way through Edmonton’s Mill Woods community Sunday.

Prime minister visits Edmonton temple ahead of infrastructure announcements

Wearing a head scarf and suit, Prime Minister Justin Trudeau made an appearance at Gurdwara Millwoods in southeast Edmonton Monday.

Prime minister to visit Mill Woods Edmonton Gurdwara today

Trudeau will visit the Gurdwara ahead of Edmonton’s Nagar Kirtan Sikh parade celebrating Vaisakhi this coming Sunday

Babbu Maan shoot New Song at Bow falls Calgary Alberta Canada

Babbu Maan shoot New Song at Bow falls Calgary Alberta Canada 

Government to expand mental health services in Alberta schools

Flanked by students and staff at Jasper Place High School’s student services centre Monday, Health Minister Sarah Hoffman said a $5-million funding increase will put more mental health workers in schools, where parents, teachers, and school boards are asking for more help.

UK MP Dhesi with SEVA Trust, AVM pushes for direct London-Amritsar flights

To fulfil long pending demand of over half a million Indian Punjab diaspora settled in the UK, Tanmanjeet Singh Dhesi, MP for Slough hosted the UK Parliamentary launch campaign demanding direct non-stop flights between London-Amritsar. The event was organised by UK based NGO Social Education Volunteer Association (SEVA) Trust and Amritsar Vikas Manch. 

Gurdwaras Entry Ban: Modi regime reacts to decision of overseas Sikhs

Indian Government said that it did not give much importance to a 'small' section of the NRI Sikhs spreading hatred against India in Canada and other countries.

Hindus upset as Europe headshops sell cannabis paraphernalia with Ganesha images

Upset Hindus are urging European Commission to persuade various headshops of Europe to withdraw cannabis paraphernalia with images of Lord Ganesha and other Hindu deities, which they feel is highly inappropriate.

NRI with roots in Gujarat shot dead in North Carolina

A non-resident Indian having his roots in Anand town of central Gujarat was killed in a fatal shooting in the United States on Saturday.

US Embassy remain closed today, to reopen on November 13

US Embassy remain closed today: All parts of the US Mission, including the Consular Section, US Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS), Information Resource Centre, United States Agency for International Development (USAID), US Peace Corps offices and the US Consular Agency in Montego Bay and the Cayman Islands are closed on Veterans Day weekend on Saturday. 

Will bring bill to allow NRIs to vote from their locations, Centre tells SC

The central government on Friday told the Supreme Court that it will bring a bill during the Winter Session of Parliament to amend the Representation of People Act for allowing Non-Resident Indians (NRIs) to exercise their franchise from their offshore locations.

Sikhs Can Wear Small Kirpans On Flights In Canada

Sikhs Can Wear Small Kirpans On Flights Under New Transport Canada Rules. The decision of the Canadian authorities to change the earlier rule has been disclosed by the World Sikh Organization of Canada ( WSO).

NRI known as “Chicken King” to reopen his poultry plant in UK

Britain’s Punjab-origin “chicken king” Ranjit Singh Boparan is set to resume poultry production at his UK factory which had been suspended in the wake of hygiene scandal.

NRI jailed for 8­yr for killing cyclist in UK

A Sikh driver has been jailed for eight years after running over and killing a young cyclist while he was high on drink and drugs.

USA truck drivers to hold big protest rally against ELD mandate at Yuba City

With a view to further continuing their fight against the Electronic Logging Device (ELD) mandate, Sikhs Political Action Committee Founder and Chairman Gurinder Singh Khalsa of Fishers announced that  former judge Linda Chezem would address the truck owners on November 4  at 4:00 pm during the Sikh Parade at Yuba City (California).

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