NRI News

US First Lady Michelle felicitates Indian acid attack victim Laxmi

Thursday, 06/03/2014

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Lady Michelle Obama has felicitated Indian acid attack victim Laxmi after she won the International Women of Courage Award for successfully leading the campaign against acid attacks on women in India.

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Indo-Canadian is Miss Canada

Wednesday, 05/03/2014

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Canada : An Indo-Canadian girl, who is a first-year nursing student at the University of Windsor, has won the prestigious crown of Miss Canada 2014.

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Dhalla assures help to Punjabi brides for NRIs

Sunday, 02/03/2014

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Patiala : Former Canadian MP Ruby Dhalla has said that “Dreams for You” would strive to work for curbing exploitation of Indian girls by NRI bridegrooms.

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Help for Indo-Canadian children

Saturday, 01/03/2014

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Toronto : Manmeet Bhullar, Indian origin human services minister of the Canadian province of Alberta, has announced nearly $90,000 grant to help sexually abused Indo-Canadian children in Calgary.

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Sikh driver wins right to wear turban in Finland

Thursday, 27/02/2014

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London: A Sikh bus driver in Finland has won his fight to wear a turban while at work. Gill Sukhdarshan Singh has been in dispute with his employer, Veolia Transport in the city of Vantaa, for more than a year for his right to wear turban at work, Yle, the Finnish public broadcasting company, reported on Tuesday.

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Punjab Politics News

Punjab General News

Sonia, Rahul to visit state on April 24

Thursday, 17/04/2014

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Chandigarh : To boost the morale of the Congress candidates and give a fillip to the party’s campaign in Punjab, UPA chairperson Sonia Gandhi and the Congress vice-president Rahul Gandhi would campaign for them on April 24 and 25.

 

NRI NEWS

Oberoi gets Sikh of Year award in UK

Friday, 18/04/2014

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Patiala : Sikh philanthropist Surinder Pal Singh Oberoi has joined the club of eminent Sikhs who have got ‘Sikh of the year’ award at the House of Lords, London. The Sikh International Forum (TSIF) has given Oberoi this award for the year 2013.