Birmingham City University: ‘First Sikh’ to win the presidential post
Birmingham City University: ‘First Sikh’ to win the presidential post


Birmingham City University: ‘First Sikh’ to win the presidential post London: Sikh youth in England has won a major post in the university. A Sikh youth Jaspreet Singh has bring the fame to the Punjab by becoming the President of the Student Union in ‘Birmingham City University’.This is for the first time that when a

Congress to woo NRIs for ‘Mission 2019’

Arjun Sharma To strengthen the NRI base keeping in view mission 2019, Congress has started making efforts. The recent visit of party Vice President Rahul Gandhi to United States is also seen as an effort to consolidate support of NRIs that had played a crucial role during 2014 elections.Punjabi NRIs even from Canada visited the

Indian-origin doctor stabbed to death by patient in US Indian-origin doctor stabbed to death by patient in US

An Indian-origin psychiatrist Dr. Achutha N Reddy was stabbed to death in Kansas, the United States, on Thursday. One of his patients has been arrested as a suspect in the stabbing death, 21-year-old Umar Rashid Dutt in connection with the murder, according to police. Reddy was found with multiple stab wounds near the Holistic Psychiatric

Canada to host 'International Peacekeeping Conference' in November Canada to host ‘International Peacekeeping Conference’ in November

Canada’s Prime Minister Justin Trudeau said Canada has now come back to play its role on world stage. He said that the federal government is going to host a major peacekeeping conference on the International Peacekeeping Conference, but he did not tell how Canada would play a role in the peace mission.Canada’s Defense Minister Harjeet

Woah! She is the first ‘Miss Wheelchair Canada’

A physically challenged woman Vahen King, 44, has won the ‘Miss Wheelchair Contest in Canada.A friend suggested her to take a part in beauty contest but she wasn’t happy with this idea. Because she thought she is over 40 and also uses a wheel chair.But when the first Miss Wheelchair Canada competition was announced, she decided

Health Summit British Parliament
City doctor invited to Health Summit at British Parliament

Health Summit British Parliament Ludhiana: It is a great honour for the city (Punjab, India) as a city based senior doctor Dr S S Sibia, Director of Sibia Medical Centre has been invited to India Healthcare Summit 2017 to be held at UK Parliament, London on September 12.Dr. Sibia, who is going to participate in the

External Affairs Ministry in touch with Indians hit by Hurricane Irma
External Affairs Ministry in touch with Indians hit by Hurricane Irma

The External Affairs Ministry aasured today that Indian government is monitoring the situation and communicating with the Indian diaspora in the US, Venezuela, France and the Netherlands in the wake of deadly Hurricane Irma. The ministry’s spokesman Raveesh Kumar said the Indian missions in the four countries were in touch with local government officials to

Jassi Sidhu murder case
Jassi Sidhu murder case: Canada to deport accused mother, uncle

Jassi Sidhu murder case: India had requested Malkit Sidhu and Surjit Badesha, the mother and uncle, respectively, of Jaswinder (Jassi) Sidhu, be extradited to face trial for a charge of conspiracy to commit murder in 2000 death.On Friday, in a unanimous judgment by a nine-judge bench of the apex cour, the siblings were ordered to be deported for their involvement in plotting Sidhu’s murder

Anti-Sikh writing on Sikh Temple in US creates panic
Anti Sikh writing on Gurudwara in US creates panic

A hate message against Sikhs was found to be written on the wall of a Gurudwara in Vermont area of Los Angeles on Wednesday. Anti Sikh writing including ‘Attack on Sikhs with Atom Bomb’ and ‘Go back to your country’ were found to be written on the wall. This Gurudwara is  known as Hollywood Sikh

Acid attack victim shares beautiful picture after her recovery
Acid attack victim shares beautiful picture after her recovery Viral

Acid attack victim shares beautiful picture after her recovery . Recently an acid attack victim Resham shared her picture on social media, which is going viral over the internet. But no one knows the story behind this attack.  Resham lived in London when she had an attack on her. The 21 years old Resham was

Sikh Awareness month
California to observe November as Sikh Awareness month

Sikh Awareness month: The United States has the largest population of Sikhs in the state of California. The Sikh nation has been living in America for more than 100 years.This community has contributed immensely to the local economy, but the nation still has to face racial violence from time to time.   From last five

Australia's Hindu community upset over Ganesha ad
Australia’s Hindu community upset over Ganesha ad

The Hindu community in Australia has demanded the withdrawal of an advertisement which features Lord Ganesha and other divinities promoting consumption of lamb meat. According to a media report, the advertisement was released yesterday by the Meat and Livestock Australia (MLA) has already been referred to Australian Standards Bureau.   Other divinities shown in the

canada sikh youngsters honoured
Canada Sikh youngsters honoured once again

Canada Sikh youngsters honoured once again. A special program was organized on August 29 in the Crown Polls Banquet Hall of Surrey, Canada.On that occasion, Sikh children and youth who came from India and earned good reputation in the trade and high positions here were honored by ‘Khalsa Credit Union’. Harkirat Singh, Professor of Brampton

UAE emerges as first choice of Indian Job Seekers
UAE emerges as first choice of Indian Job Seekers

United Arab Emirates (UAE) emerging as the first choice of Indian immigrants for the job. UAE has approved immigration around 75 thousand Indians in 2017, which is approximately 40 percent of the total number of NRIs.Gulf countries like Saudi Arabia, Oman and Kuwait has been emerging as first choice of Indian for the past one

Prince Harry pays tribute to mother Princess Diana
Prince Harry pays tribute to mother Princess Diana

Prince William and Prince Harry pays tribute to mother Princess Diana. Princess Diana died in a car crash in Paris. The 36-year-old princess died in the early hours of August 31, 1997.People are reflecting on the remarkable legacy of the “people’s princess” including her sons.Princess Diana remembered on her 20th death anniversary in London. Diana

Trump Administration to ask Congress for emergency funding
Hurricane Harvey: Trump Administration to ask Congress for emergency funding

Donald Trump’s Homeland Security Advisor, Tom Bossert  has said that about 100,000 homes have been affected by Hurricane Harvey and the White House would soon make the first of the two planned supplemental funding requests to Congress to aid relief efforts in the affected regions.However, Bossert said that he was not concerned about the administration

Sikh TV campaign increased positive view of community
Sikh TV campaign increased positive view of community

Sikh campaigners who ran a $1.5 million TV campaign has said that it helped in increasing Americans’ understanding of the community even though the US is in a period of rising communal tensions. The National Sikh Campaign (NSC), which launched the “We Are Sikhs” campaign on Baisakhi Day in April, said that a survey conducted

Tornadoes hits Eastern Canada: No electricity in 63,000 homes
Tornadoes hits Eastern Canada: No electricity in 63,000 homes

Tornadoes hits Eastern Canada: The heavy storm hit Quebec, around 300 buildings in Lachute, Quebec were damaged due to Tornadoes. The heavy storm caused big destruction. After this heavy storm, the electricity supply was barred.  Many houses have suffered from heavy loss due to fall off trees on houses. Many vehicles have been damaged due

US: 1.88 crores penalty on former Indian origin CEO
US: 1.88 crores penalty on former Indian origin CEO

A former Indian-origin CEO has been fined $ 294,000 (Rs 1.88 crore) on fraud charges in the US. A fine has been imposed on former CEO of America (later Claudeva), Adesh Kumar Tyagi, in the Northern District Court of California. Tyagi has been accused of manipulation of the company’s stock. According to the news agency,

Indian Origin Genius Child 12-YO with an IQ of 162
Indian Origin Genius Child 12-YO with an IQ of 162

An Indian Origin Genius Child 12-YO with an IQ of 162. A child Rahul has put the British religion on fire. He answered all the questions correctly on a television show.This Kid bears IQ higher than Albert Einstein and qualifies to be a member of Conveted Mensa Club.Rahul was part of the ‘Child Genius’, a