Jun 15

NRI marriages need to be registered within 7 days
NRI marriages need to be registered within 7 days

New Delhi – In a significant decision, the Centre has mandated that all NRI marriages solemnised in India would need to be registered within seven days. According to the Ministry of Women and Child Development, if the NRI marriages are not registered within seven days, the passports and visas would not be issued. Last week, Women

Delegation of Punjab invited NRI’s to invest in Punjab
Delegation of Punjab invited NRI’s to invest in Punjab

Melbourne/Ludhiana(14 June) : – Businessman Gaurav Gulati and Praveen Gulati organised a felicitation ceremony in Gulati Homes , Melbourne where R.K Verma (Principal Secretary, Industries and Commerce ) , Pawan Dewan (PPCC General Secretary ) and Sunil Dutt (PPCC Secretary) were honoured. Satti grewal ,Sr Vice President Indian Overseas Congress Australia were also present in this

Nick Jonas takes Priyanka Chopra to cousin’s wedding

Nick Jonas takes Priyanka Chopra to cousin’s wedding. Actress Priyanka Chopra, who is rumoured to be dating US-based singer Nick Jonas, was spotted at his cousin Rachel Tamburelli’s wedding here.In some photographs, the duo can be seen walking hand-in-hand at the wedding, which took place over the weekend, reports E! Online.Priyanka can be seen wearing

RBI to raise $30-35 bn via NRI bonds to support rupee
RBI to raise $30-35 bn via NRI bonds to support rupee

NEW DELHI: The Reserve Bank of India is expected to raise USD 30-35 billion through NRI bonds to support the rupee and offset the slowdown in FPI flows amid rising oil prices, says a report. FPI inflows to India will be impacted by Chinese firms listing in global benchmark indices like MSCI, it said.According to

Facebook to train 1 mn US enterpreneurs in digital skills
Facebook to train 1 mn US enterpreneurs in digital skills

Aim to give individuals and companies the tools they need to flourish in an increasingly digital economy, Facebook has vowed to train one million people and small business owners across the US by 2020. “Our plan is to work side by side with communities to provide more freein-person training, mentorship and online courses, ” Amy Brooks, Facebook’s Business

Seven Punjabis elected MPPs in Ontario, PC Party sweeps provincial polls
Seven Punjabis elected MPPs in Ontario, PC Party sweeps provincial polls

TORONTO: This time seven Punjabis, who have won the Ontario Provincial Parliament elections held on June 7, 2018, contested the provincial Assembly polls for the first time. Prabhmeet Singh Sarkari from Brampton South, Amarjot Singh Sandhu from Barampton West, Param Gill from Milton, Neena Tangri from Mississauga, Deepak Anand from Malton (all from PC Party)

Celebrity chef Anthony Bourdain found dead at 61
Celebrity chef Anthony Bourdain found dead at 61

New York – Anthony Bourdain, the gifted chef, storyteller and writer who took TV viewers around the world to explore culture, cuisine and the human condition for nearly two decades, has died. He was 61. CNN confirmed Bourdain’s death on Friday and said the cause of death was suicide. Bourdain was in France working on an

Ready for 'One Nation, One Election': Akhilesh
Ready for ‘One Nation, One Election’: Akhilesh

 Samajwadi Party Chief Akhilesh Yadav on Wednesday gave his approval for Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s ‘One Nation, One Election’ proposal. In reply to a question pertaining to Uttar Pradesh (UP) chief minister Yogi Adityanath’s backing for the proposal, Yadav said, “We are ready for one nation one election. Start your preparations from 2019; we are

Sikh Canada Assault Khalistan Sant Bhindranwale
“Khalistan will definitely be made”: Sant Jarnail Singh Bhindranwale, Sikh Community organises National Gathering in Canada Parliament about 1984

  The Sikh Community held a National Gathering at Parliament Hill Ottawa in Canada to remember the Victims of 1984 Army Assault of the Golden temple and Sacrilege of Sri Guru Granth Sahib in 2015. “We stand on the free land of Canada, pledge that we will never forget 1984, nor we will let our generations

Kulwinder Billa back with another solo track 'Kohinoor'
Kulwinder Billa back with another solo track ‘Kohinoor’

Kulwinder Billa is back with another single track “Kohinoor”. As we can see in the poster the title already seems to be pretty expensive and we just hope that the song will be as rocking as its name. His previous songs have got the likes of many fans which are eagerly waiting for the release of this

Indian-origin Sikh dies after being shot at in Ohio
Indian-origin Sikh dies after being shot at in Ohio

NEW YORK: A 32-year-old Sikh truck driver, who was shot at two weeks ago in Ohio, has succumbed to his injuries, with prosecutors saying they will seek a murder charge against the accused in the case. Jaspreet Singh of Monroe, Ohio died of injuries he sustained when he was shot at by 20-year-old Broderick Malik

12 lakh international tourists visited Bangla Sahib last year: DSGMC
12 lakh international tourists visited Bangla Sahib last year: DSGMC

NEW DELHI: Gurudwara Bangla Sahib, the famous Sikh shrine in the national capital, was visited by 12 lakh international tourists last year, Delhi Sikh Gurud wara Management Committee (DSGMC) claimed. In the first four months of this year, 6 lakh international tourists visited the Gurudwara, DSGMC president Manjit Singh said. Gurudwara Bangla Sahib is known for its

Sikh cop Muslim save mob attack
B-Town lauds Sikh cop who saved Muslim man from mob attack

 Popular Bollywood celebrities like Farhan Akhtar, Vidya Balan and Chetan Bhagat have heaped praise on Sikh police officer, who saved a Muslim man from allegedly being mob lynched.A video of the cop, Gagandeep Singh is doing the rounds on social media, with people hailing his bravery. While people on Twitter applauded Singh’s act and his commitment

Shahkot Bye-poll: SAD pins hope on 'massive road show' for victory
Shahkot Bye-poll: SAD pins hope on ‘massive road show’ for victory

Shahkot – The Shiromani Akali Dal (SAD) on Saturday conducted a massive road show to express solidarity with the people of Punjab who have allegedly been cheated by the Congress government and appealed to them to teach a lesson to the Congress party in the bye-poll on May 28 for betraying each and every section of

Indian eatery blast: Canadian police hunt for 2 suspects
Indian eatery blast: Canadian police hunt for 2 suspects

Indian eatery blast: Canadian police hunt for 2 suspects TORONTO: Police in Canada were on Saturday looking for the two suspects who detonated a powerful bomb inside an Indian restaurant in Ontario province, leaving 15 people injured, media reports said. The two suspects with their faces covered entered the Bombay Bhel restaurant late on Thursday night, dropped

Australia's Indian origin employer fined $118k for withholding payments
Australia’s Indian origin employer fined $118k for withholding payments

NEW SOUTH WALES: An Indian-origin employer who withheld his employee’s $12,000 parental leave payment from Centrelink and then lied and deceived investigators has been slapped with a huge fine by the court. NSW man Kulpreet Singh and his company have been penalised over $118,000 after he was found to have ‘deliberately deprived an Indian employee of

Centre has almost done away with blacklist of overseas Sikhs: Ram Madhav
Centre has almost done away with blacklist of overseas Sikhs: Ram Madhav

WASHINGTON: The NDA government has almost done away with the blacklist’ of overseas Sikhs which denied them an Indian visa, a senior BJP leader told Sikh community members here. The blacklisted NRI Sikhs are barred from travelling to India due to their alleged ties with Khalistan movement in the 80s and 90s. The list was prepared at

A year left, NDA govt promises justice to 1984 Sikh riots victims
A year left, NDA govt promises justice to 1984 Sikh riots victims

WASHINGTON: The NDA government has taken steps and “will do its best” to render justice to each and every family that has suffered during the 1984 anti-Sikh riots, a senior BJP leader has said. “I stand before you to assure the community that we will do our best to render justice to each and every

UK among biggest markets for Punjabi films: Sargun
UK among biggest markets for Punjabi films: Sargun

Actress Sargun Mehta, who has starred in Punjabi films like “Love Punjab” and “Angrej”, says the UK is one of the biggest markets for the genre. The Punjabi film industry is a growing industry, and we need people to watch, love and support our movies. This is the only way the industry will grow. And I’m happy

Punjabi Film Awards ceremony held first time in UK
Punjabi Film Awards ceremony held first time in UK

Birmingham made history on Saturday May 12, 2018 by hosting a grand Punjabi awards ceremony, which took place in the UK for the first time. BritAsia TV, the UK’s leading, homegrown Asian entertainment channel, hosted the inaugural Punjabi Film Awards.The show welcomed a dazzling guest list of the leading names in Punjabi film and entertainment. The ceremony was