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The killing of Khalistani separatist Hardeep Singh Nijjar remains an “active and ongoing investigation”, the Royal Canadian Mounted Police (RCMP) has said
Updated on Sep 30, 2023 08:06 AM IST
The Washington Post, which also contained accounts of Sikh community members present in the vicinity of the attack, said the attackers fired roughly 50 bullets.
Senior BJP leader and former Punjab chief minister Capt Amarinder Singh on Tuesday dismissed Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau’s claim of a “potential link” between Indian government agents and the killing of pro-Khalistan terrorist Hardeep Singh Nijjar, in June this year
Published on Sep 20, 2023 12:54 AM IST
Canadian police have identified an Indo-Canadian as the victim of what it believes was a targeted killing in the province of British Columbia.
Sikh high school student assaulted in apparent hate crime in Canada, Indian consulate calls for action.
The development comes days after the stand taken on pro-Khalistani activities by Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau and Conservative Party leader Pierre Poilievre
The voting took place at a Gurdwara in the town of Surrey, the same gurdwara which was headed by SFJ’s Hardeep Singh Nijjar before he was gunned down on June 18
The referendum was scheduled for September 10 at the Tamanawis Secondary School in the town of Surrey in British Columbia.
The incident happened in British Columbia and the raccoon was rescued by Royal Canadian Mounted Police.
Published on Aug 28, 2023 10:47 PM IST
The province imposed an emergency late on Friday, giving officials more power to deal with fire risks.
Published on Aug 21, 2023 12:52 AM IST
Kelowna, a city of 150,000, was choked with thick smoke as it became the latest population center hit in a summer of dramatic wildfires across Canada.
Updated on Aug 20, 2023 04:53 AM IST
As the worst wildfires in Canadian history continue to rage, the province of British Columbia announced a state of emergency to deal with the natural calamity.
The temple’s board has decided to hold a meeting on Tuesday evening.
Ahead of their threat to besiege Indian missions in the country on Independence Day, pro-Khalistan elements in Canada continued their poster campaign against India’s senior-most diplomats in the province of British Columbia
Two months after his brother was gunned down in Vancouver, another Indo-Canadian has become the latest victim in the ongoing gang war in the province of British Columbia.
India has expressed consternation over the secessionist Sikhs for Justice circulating a poster online targeting the senior-most envoys in Canada
In December last year, Surrey RCMP had issued a public safety warning for Garcha, and 22-year-old Harkirat Jhutty– the two Indo-Canadian men allegedly involved in gang activities
Nijjar headed the organisation’s preparations for the so-called Punjab Referendum to be held in the Metro Vancouver region in September this year
The motion was passed by City Council on Monday and the highlights, including the caste decision, posted on its website on Wednesday.
Vancouver city welcomed back the nagar kirtan with nearly 250,000 thronging to attend the parade. Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau visited the Ross Street Gurdwara in Vancouver to take part in the celebration
As the issue of caste-based discrimination gets highlighted in Canada, the province of British Columbia has proclaimed April 14 as Dr B R Ambedkar Equality Day.
Parm Bains, MP from the Steveston-Richmond East constituency in the province of British Columbia, had said he won the election “fair and square”
The target of the vandalism was the BAPS Shri Swaminarayan Mandir in the town of Windsor in the province of Ontario.
Indo-Canadian receives death threats from Khalistani radicals for organising reception to honour Indian envoy
Khalistani radicals have been threatening me that I will suffer the same fate as Ripudaman Singh Malik who was shot dead in Surrey last year, says Maninder Gill
The latest such incident involved the decapitation of a Mahatma Gandhi sculpture located on the campus of the Simon Fraser University in Burnaby, British Columbia. That incident occurred last Monday
According to Dwight Yochim, a senior manager with BC Search and Rescue, this was possibly the first use of the feature in British Columbia.
The next storm to hit the Pacific region, expected late Monday to Wednesday, “could be the most intense since the original storm pulse hit two weeks ago,” said British Columbia Public Safety Minister Mike Farnworth.
Published on Nov 29, 2021 05:29 AM IST
The federal government said it is sending the air force to assist with evacuations and to support supply lines.
Sixteen crew members have been evacuated from the MV Zim Kingston, while five remained onboard to fight the fire, the Canadian Coast Guard said in a statement on Saturday.
Published on Oct 24, 2021 09:09 PM IST
Singh, who was born in Hong Kong, came close to attaining the feat of being elected an MLA in 2017, but lost by just 134 votes to Jas Johal of the Liberal Party. The latter is also Sikh but does not wear a turban.