An Indo-Canadian man, who has admitted to fatally stabbing his father 31 times in March last year, was handed 12 years in prison by British Columbia Supreme Court. The accused Jaipreet Singh Toor, 46, had pleaded guilty to the second-degree murder, after which the court announced the verdict.
Joey Verma’s text messages became increasingly hostile after his cousin told police their activities the day Brittney Irving disappeared. Jason Labonte, the Crown’s star witness at Verma’s murder trial, testified Verma asked him to drive up to a remote part of McCulloch Road and haul out his borrowed truck, which had stuck in the mud.
The passport record of an Indian-Canadian woman facing extradition to India on the charge of honour killing shows that she was not in India at the time of her daughter's murder.
Hundreds of Indo-Canadian youths participated in a campaign to spread awareness about AIDS and raise funds for a charity for HIV-infected people.
The second death anniversary of Maple Batalia, who was shot multiple times in the parking lot adjacent to Simon Fraser University’s Surrey campus, will be marked with a candle light vigil on September 28 at 6 pm.
Multiculturalism Minister Jason Kenney has posted a picture on Twitter showing him wearing a Sikh head scarf. This comes just days after he said the federal government is ready to go to court over Quebec’s proposed charter of values.
Harmohinder Singh Khosa's lawyer is arguing that his client should be found not guilty of second-degree murder. Khosa, 43, is accused of murdering his 34-year-old sister Amarjit Kaur Khosa, whose body was discovered at her Abbotsford basement suite on the evening of July 21, 2010.
A former Hindu priest who committed sexual offences involving teenage members of his Abbotsford congregation has been sentenced to two-and-a-half years in prison.
A visiting Member of Parliament (MP) from India has called upon the South Asian diaspora to uphold secular values of the Ghadar Party. Speaking at a seminar that was held to celebrate the 100 years of the Ghadar Party in Surrey, comrade Sitaram Yechury, a member of the upper house of the Indian parliament urged everyone to work together to defeat the "nefarious designs'' of the sectarian and fundamentalist forces that are bent upon dividing people on religious lines.
He was one of the very best in the world. But even the great Lakha — “the Wayne Gretzky of kabaddi” — had to walk away from the game he loves when he saw the steroids and other drugs around him spiralling out of control.
Three sisters whose parents were killed in a horrific hit-and-run crash in Surrey five years ago say the Parole Board of Canada made the right decision when it denied day and full parole for Ravinder Singh Binning.
The collisions are fast and fierce, the athletes powerful and imposing, and the traditions run deep. Kabaddi, an Indian team sport, is getting bigger, more professional, and more popular in BC.
A Vancouver based homegrown company, Zecotek Phototonics, is planning to provide high performance, cost effective positron emission tomography (PET) medical scanning device configuration aimed at BRIC nations, especially the Indian and the Chinese markets.
A Richmond family is pleading for answers more than five months after their only son mysteriously died in India on a family vacation.
Pink and purple balloons and matching streamers dotted the crowded living room of the Grewal family home in Surrey. A glass trophy sits centred on a mantel, etched with the words, “Delta Rotary Youth ‘Golden Heart’ Award” and below that, “Muskaan Grewal.”