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Manmohan Singh apologizes ‘on behalf of government” for 1984 anti-Sikh disturbances

June 29th, 2010 - 12:13 am ICT by ANI
Toronto, June 28 (ANI): Prime Minister Dr. Manmohan Singh on Monday apologized 'on behalf of the Government of India' for the 1984 anti-Sikh riots, saying that it should have never happened.Addressing ... Read more...

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Khalistani flags, slogans raised at Vancouver Vaisakhi parade

April 18th, 2010 - 12:10 pm ICT by IANS
Vancouver, April 18 (IANS) Pro-Khalistan flags were raised and photos of Sikh "martyrs" displayed at a Vaisakhi parade (nagar kirtan) in Surrey near here Saturday. Pro-Khalistan slogans were also raised at the Dasmesh ... Read more...

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Winter Olympic torch arrives in Canadian resort

February 6th, 2010 - 1:51 pm ICT by IANS
Whistler (Canada), Feb 6 (DPA) The Olympic flame arrived to the jubilation of thousands in the ski resort of Whistler, the first Winter Olympic venue stop for the torch relay. The British Columbia ... Read more...

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Thousands of Canadians flee forest fires

August 5th, 2009 - 4:06 am ICT by IANS
Vancouver, Aug 5 (DPA) Nearly 5,000 Canadians have had to flee raging forest and bush fires in the western province of British Columbia, the Vancouver Sun reported Tuesday. Amidst a spell of extremely ... Read more...

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Canada spending millions of dollars in watching Qaeda suspects movements

November 17th, 2008 - 3:30 pm ICT by ANI
Ottawa, Nov 17 (ANI): Canadian government is learnt to be spending between five and ten lakhs in keeping a vigil on suspected al-Qaeda members, who belong to other countries but have ... Read more...

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