US First Lady Michelle felicitates Indian acid attack victim Laxmi
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.
Indo-Canadian is Miss Canada
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.
Dhalla assures help to Punjabi brides for NRIs
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.
Help for Indo-Canadian children
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.
Sikh driver wins right to wear turban in Finland
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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