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Mounties all set to tackle case of a mystery headstone


January 25th, 2012 - 12:57 am ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Calgary, Jan 24 (THAINDIAN NEWS) A property owner in the vicinity of Calgary got a nice little surprise when she found a headstone on the premises of her property. The details “Father ... Read more...

Posted in Odd news |

Man brings live grenade to police station


August 25th, 2011 - 12:14 am ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Portage La Prairie, Man., Aug 24 (THAINDIAN NEWS) A man walked into Portage’s Royal Canadian Mounted Police with a live grenade that he found in his garden. A 43-year-old local man was ... Read more...

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More arrests possible in Air India bombing case: Canadian police


March 8th, 2011 - 1:47 pm ICT by ANI
Vancouver, Mar 8 (ANI): More arrests could be done in the 26-year-old Air India case after new efforts were being made to find two men who checked in bags with explosives at ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Ousted Tunisian president has prime assets in Canada: Report


February 20th, 2011 - 5:25 pm ICT by IANS
Tunis, Feb 20 (IANS) The family of Tunisia's ousted president, Zine El Abidine Ben Ali, has assets worth $10 million to $20 million in Canada, a media report said.Ben Ali fled to ... Read more...

Posted in Politics |

Slain Indian-origin woman’s husband, two others charged with first-degree murder in Canada


January 25th, 2011 - 12:50 pm ICT by ANI
Toronto, Jan 25 (ANI): The husband of Amanpreet Kaur Bahia, the Indian-origin woman who was killed in her Surrey home in BC, Canada, and two others have been charged with first-degree murder ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Canada busts single biggest immigration racket


January 7th, 2011 - 4:45 pm ICT by IANS
By Gurmukh Singh Toronto, Jan 7 (IANS) Canada, which has the highest per capita rate of immigration in the world, has unearthed one of the biggest immigration rackets with the arrest of a ... Read more...

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14-year-old British Columbia girl arrested for luring teens into prostitution


November 20th, 2010 - 6:00 pm ICT by ANI
Toronto, Nov 20 (ANI): A 14-year-old British Columbia girl has been arrested after allegedly prostituting herself and luring other girls into prostitution through the online classified site Craigslist.In online ads posted on ... Read more...

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Teen Sensation Justin Bieber Assaulted 12-Year-Old Boy?


October 19th, 2010 - 7:39 pm ICT by GD
By Gina Gomez Vancouver, Oct 19, (THAINDIAN NEWS) It seems being in the headlines has become a compulsive habit for teenage singing sensation Justin Bieber. If not for the rather bizarre rumors that ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Surrey Guru Nanak Sikh Gurdwara Society ‘denounces’ shooting on its premise


August 29th, 2010 - 2:53 pm ICT by ANI
New York, Aug 29 (ANI): The Guru Nanak Sikh Gurdwara Society in Surrey has strongly denounced a shooting in its parking lot on Saturday during a wedding."This event or the individuals involved ... Read more...

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Al Qaeda terror plot in Canada traced back to Pakistan, Iran (Lead)


August 27th, 2010 - 2:42 pm ICT by IANS
By Gurmukh Singh Toronto, Aug 27 (IANS) An Al Qaeda-linked plot in Canada, in which the suspects were preparing to carry out the first terror attack in the country, has been traced back ... Read more...

Posted in South Asia |

Royal Canadian Mounted Police shocked to find bears guarding marijuana grow-op


August 20th, 2010 - 2:05 pm ICT by ANI
Kelowna (British Columbia, Canada), Aug.20 (ANI): Royal Canadian Mounted Police (RCMP) were recently taken aback when they raided a marijuana grow-op near the tiny town of Christina Lake, and found that it ... Read more...

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Canada to choke off Tamil diaspora, LTTE financial connections


August 16th, 2010 - 5:57 pm ICT by ANI
Ottawa, Aug 16 (ANI): The Canadian Government has indicated financial links between the country's Tamil diaspora and the alleged human traffickers (LTTE) who helped the Tamil illegals in sailing through the waters ... Read more...

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Canadian man sets a fire in front of PM’s house


August 15th, 2010 - 3:54 pm ICT by IANS
Ottawa, Aug 15 (IANS) A man has been arrested for setting a fire in front of the official residence of Canadian Prime Minster Stephen Harper in Ottawa Saturday night. The Royal Canadian Mounted ... Read more...

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Canadian Mountie charged for killing wife active in Sikh community


July 12th, 2010 - 2:29 pm ICT by ANI
Edmonton (Canada), July 12 (ANI): An Asian origin constable of the Royal Canadian Mounted Police (RCMP), has been charged with the murder of his wife, who was active in the Canadian Sikh ... Read more...

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Students caught in Facebook sex contest


May 22nd, 2010 - 5:02 pm ICT by ANI
Toronto, May 22 (ANI): An online game on Facebook that saw Grade 11 and 12 boys competing to see who can have sex with the most Grade 8 girls has prompted ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Canadian fighter jets escort Vancouver-bound Cathay flight after ‘dud’ bomb-scare


May 16th, 2010 - 1:11 pm ICT by ANI
Vancouver, May 16 (ANI): Two Canadian fighter jets were pressed into action after a bomb scare on a Vancouver-bound Cathay Pacific flight leaving from Hong Kong.The Royal Canadian Mounted Police (RCMP) received ... Read more...

Posted in Feature |

Indo-Canadian minister under scanner quits post


April 10th, 2010 - 10:00 am ICT by IANS
By Gurmukh Singh Vancouver, April 10 (IANS) Kash Heed, the Indian-origin solicitor general of British Columbia province in Canada who is under scanner for alleged election malpractices, resigned Friday.A former chief of West ... Read more...

Posted in Politics |

Avalanche kills one, injures another on B.C. mountain


March 20th, 2010 - 4:36 pm ICT by BNO News
REVELSTOKE, B.C. (BNO NEWS) -- At least one person was killed and a second person was injured in a major avalanche on the Eagle Pass Mountain near Revelstoke, British Columbia on Friday, ... Read more...

Posted in World News |

At least 3 dead, 12 injured in B.C. avalanche


March 14th, 2010 - 5:22 pm ICT by BNO News
REVELSTOKE, B.C. (BNO NEWS) -- At least three people were killed and more than a dozen were injured in an avalanche on Boulder Mountain near Revelstoke, B.C. during a snowmobile competition, authorities ... Read more...

Posted in World News |

Missing Mariam Makhniashvili spotted alive near Calgary in October


December 3rd, 2009 - 2:51 am ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Calgary, Dec 2 (THAINDIAN NEWS) There is some good news for the kin and kith of the missing Toronto teenager Mariam Makhniashvili as she was possibly spotted near Calgary selling dream ... Read more...

Posted in World News |

Ship-load of Tamils trying to enter Canada seized


October 19th, 2009 - 10:17 am ICT by IANS
Vancouver, Oct 19 (IANS) Canadian authorities have thwarted a major attempt at human smuggling, seizing a ship-load of refugees possibly from Sri Lanka near Vancouver Saturday. The ship bearing the name of Ocean ... Read more...

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Sikhs allowed to wear kirpan at Olympic venues


October 16th, 2009 - 4:30 pm ICT by IANS
By Gurmukh Singh Vancouver, Oct 16 (IANS) In a major concession to the Sikh community, Canadian authorities have decided to allow baptized Sikhs to carry their ceremonial kirpans into venues at the Winter ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

LTTE forced Canadian Tamils to sign pre-payment forms


May 7th, 2008 - 9:38 am ICT by admin
Toronto, May 7 (IANS) Canadian police have seized documents showing Tamil Tigers leader Vellupillai Prabhakaran soliciting money from Tamils here for his armed struggle in Sri Lanka. The documents, seized by the ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Canadian Tamil held for raising funds for LTTE


March 18th, 2008 - 10:53 am ICT by admin
Vancouver, March 18 (IANS) The Royal Canadian Mounted Police (RCMP) here has arrested a Tamil for raising funds for the banned Liberation Tigers of Tamil Eelam (LTTE). The LTTE is banned as ... Read more...

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45 percent Canadians want apology for Air India bombing


March 4th, 2008 - 12:37 am ICT by admin
Toronto, March 3 (IANS) Forty-five percent of Canadians surveyed in a poll want the government to apologise to Air India victims for the 1985 bombing that killed 329 people on Kanishka Flight ... Read more...

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Gurgaon kidney scam prime accused may be in Canada


January 30th, 2008 - 2:28 pm ICT by admin
Ottawa (Canada), Jan.30 (ANI): Dr. Amit Kumar, the absconding prime accused in the illegal kidney transplant racket that came to light last week in Gurgaon, Haryana, may be hiding somewhere in Canada, ... Read more...

Posted in World |

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