Displaying items by tag: Vancouver - New Canadian Media - New Canadian Media http://notexist12sbdmn.newcanadianmedia.ca Wed, 20 Jun 2018 18:54:34 -0400 Joomla! - Open Source Content Management en-gb Wanted—the First Non-white Mayor of Vancouver http://notexist12sbdmn.newcanadianmedia.ca/item/43100-wanted-the-first-non-white-mayor-of-vancouver http://notexist12sbdmn.newcanadianmedia.ca/item/43100-wanted-the-first-non-white-mayor-of-vancouver Mayoral nominee Ken Sim and Ian Campbell each have a reasonable chance of becoming the first non-white mayor in Vancouver's history.
Commentary by: Jagdeesh Mann in Vancouver, BC Over its 132-year history since incorporation as a city, Vancouver has had 39…
]]>
Commentary Wed, 13 Jun 2018 23:24:22 -0400
White Helmets in Vancouver http://notexist12sbdmn.newcanadianmedia.ca/item/43097-white-helmets-in-vancouver http://notexist12sbdmn.newcanadianmedia.ca/item/43097-white-helmets-in-vancouver White Helmets members stand with SFU International representatives after the panel event. Left to right: Shaheen Nanji, Mustafa Almahamed, Maisoun Almasri, Nedal Izdden and Darren Schemmer.
By: Deanna Cheng in Vancouver, BC Sniffles came from the crowd. Even the children present knew to remain quiet. Syrian…
]]>
Top Stories Tue, 10 Apr 2018 20:15:40 -0400
Khalistan – Theatre of the Absurd http://notexist12sbdmn.newcanadianmedia.ca/item/43086-khalistan-theatre-of-the-absurd http://notexist12sbdmn.newcanadianmedia.ca/item/43086-khalistan-theatre-of-the-absurd Ex-Khalistani terrorist, Jaspal Atwal's appearance with the Trudeaus at a Mumbai event has sparked widespread debate on the existence of a resurrected Khalistani movement.
Commentary by: Jagdeesh Mann in Vancouver, BC It’s likely Prime Minister Justin Trudeau saw events playing out differently than how…
]]>
Commentary Sun, 11 Mar 2018 13:42:35 -0400
Sikh Temples Bar Indian Officials http://notexist12sbdmn.newcanadianmedia.ca/item/43069-sikh-temples-bar-indian-officials http://notexist12sbdmn.newcanadianmedia.ca/item/43069-sikh-temples-bar-indian-officials The Nanaksar Gurdwara Gursikh Temple in Edmonton, is the largest Sikh temple in Alberta with a radius of approximately 30,000 sq. ft.
By: The South Asian Post Desk About 16 Sikh temples in BC and Alberta have joined Sikh religious organisations in…
]]>
Top Stories Fri, 26 Jan 2018 12:51:21 -0500
Jagmeet Singh fails to Typecast Easily, Despite CBC's Best Efforts http://notexist12sbdmn.newcanadianmedia.ca/item/42561-jagmeet-singh-fails-to-typecast-easily-despite-cbc-s-best-efforts http://notexist12sbdmn.newcanadianmedia.ca/item/42561-jagmeet-singh-fails-to-typecast-easily-despite-cbc-s-best-efforts Jagmeet Singh's ethnic background can lead some interviews to stray from topics directly related to his political agenda
By: Jagdeesh Mann in Vancouver, BC Nearly 70 years since South Asians won the right to vote in Canada, Jagmeet…
]]>
Commentary Thu, 19 Oct 2017 14:24:17 -0400
Jagmeet Singh Battles Racism in Canadian Politics with Love http://notexist12sbdmn.newcanadianmedia.ca/item/42411-jagmeet-singh-battles-racism-in-canadian-politics-with-love http://notexist12sbdmn.newcanadianmedia.ca/item/42411-jagmeet-singh-battles-racism-in-canadian-politics-with-love Ontario deputy NDP leader Jagmeet Singh launches his bid for the federal NDP leadership in Brampton, Ont., on May 15. Earlier this month, a racist heckler interrupted a campaign rally for NDP leadership hopeful.
By: Davina Bhandar in Vancouver Within the space of a few moments, Jagmeet Singh became one of Canada’s most admired…
]]>
Politics Fri, 29 Sep 2017 13:13:18 -0400
Taxes are the Canadian Family's Largest Expense http://notexist12sbdmn.newcanadianmedia.ca/item/42201-taxes-are-the-canadian-family-s-largest-expense http://notexist12sbdmn.newcanadianmedia.ca/item/42201-taxes-are-the-canadian-family-s-largest-expense Studies find that the average Canadian family spends just over 40% of their annual income on federal, provincial and municipal taxes.
By: Charles Lammam and Milagros Palacios in Vancouver With home prices rising across the country, many of us would likely…
]]>
Economy Fri, 01 Sep 2017 08:28:03 -0400
Black Prince Rescues Duleep Singh, but Does Not Set Him Free http://notexist12sbdmn.newcanadianmedia.ca/item/41988-black-prince-rescues-duleep-singh-but-does-not-set-him-free http://notexist12sbdmn.newcanadianmedia.ca/item/41988-black-prince-rescues-duleep-singh-but-does-not-set-him-free 'The Black Prince' follows the journey of India's last monarch as he sent to spend his life in exile among his English persecutors
By: Jagdeesh Mann in Vancouver To be the “last king” of anything means you left this world either a legend…
]]>
Arts & Culture Fri, 28 Jul 2017 08:53:51 -0400
Carnaval Del Sol Vancouver 2017 http://notexist12sbdmn.newcanadianmedia.ca/item/41848-carnaval-del-sol-vancouver-2017 http://notexist12sbdmn.newcanadianmedia.ca/item/41848-carnaval-del-sol-vancouver-2017 Carnaval Del Sol continues to grow its audience as the festival returns for a ninth consecutive year
By: Sam Minassie As an integral part of Latin American Week, Carnaval Del Sol has returned for another year with…
]]>
Arts & Culture Fri, 07 Jul 2017 23:27:26 -0400
Technology Helping Newcomers to Metro Vancouver http://notexist12sbdmn.newcanadianmedia.ca/item/40969-technology-helping-newcomers-to-metro-vancouver http://notexist12sbdmn.newcanadianmedia.ca/item/40969-technology-helping-newcomers-to-metro-vancouver #Peacehack hackathon, hosted by PeaceGeeks, in November 2016 to strengthen immigrant and refugee settlement in BC.
by Daniel Morton in Vancouver One year after Canada first resettled 25,000 Syrian refugees into Canadian communities — a number…
]]>
Top Stories Sun, 26 Mar 2017 18:28:05 -0400