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WSO Welcomes Komagata Maru Apology- Calls for Inclusion in School Curricula

Ottawa (May 18, 2016):  The World Sikh Organization of Canada welcomes today's apology by Prime Minister Justin Trudeau on behalf of the Government of...

Formally apologizing for the Komagata Maru tragedy will shape a better future

By Sukh Dhaliwal, Member of Parliament for Surrey-Newton It has been a long journey since I was first elected in 2006 to get to the...

Prime Minister delivers formal Komagata Maru apology in House of Commons

The Prime Minister, Justin Trudeau, today delivered a formal statement of apology in the House of Commons for the Komagata Maru incident. On May 23,...

Trudeau to formally apologize for 1914 Komagata Maru tragedy

The Canadian government turned the ship, which was carrying hundreds of immigrants, away from Vancouver 102 years ago. By: The Canadian Press, Published on Mon...

British Columbia’s government celebrates South Asian contributions to B.C.’s shared history

VICTORIA - The South Asian contribution to the province's and the country's shared history will be on permanent display in the B.C. legislature after today's announcement...

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High-profile gangster Gary Kang gunned down inside parents’ house

Kang pleaded guilty last month to several charges related to a massive 2018 Vancouver police investigation and was awaiting sentencing. By Kim Bolan A high-profile Lower...

Richmond murder is suspected retaliation for Kang hit, sources say

By Kim Bolan A convicted drug-trafficker with links to the Wolf Pack and Brothers Keepers (BK) gang was shot to death in Richmond on Thursday...

Mayor of Castlegar resigns following backlash over trip to family cabin

Vancouver: (Vancouver Sun) The mayor of a B.C. city in the West Kootenays has quit following backlash over a trip he took with his...

Thousands of Canadians still travelling to Hawaii, despite pandemic

TORONTO -(CTV News)- In the wake of several Canadian elected officials being caught travelling over the holidays – despite federal health guidelines stating non-essential...