Category: Communities

Canada to welcome hundreds of refugees from Libya

Canada to welcome hundreds of refugees from Libya By Mark Tutton, CNN Updated 12:32 PM ET, Fri February 8, 2019 https://www.cnn.com/2019/02/08/world/canada-libya-refugees/index.html Inside the Triq Al-Sikka Detention Center in Tripoli, Libya, in 2017. (CNN)Canada has announced it will take in 750 refugees from Libya, some rescued from migrant detention centers. Immigration Minister Ahmed Hussen said in […]

Conservative MP invokes Marrisa Shen’s murder in call for immigration screening review

Conservative MP invokes Marrisa Shen’s murder in call for immigration screening review Michelle Rempel made the announcement in Burnaby South with her party’s byelection candidate Kelvin Gawley / Burnaby Now JANUARY 20, 2019 11:55 AM MP Michelle Rempel speaks at a press conference in Burnaby South alongside Burnaby South Conservative candidate Jay Shin (left) and MP […]

Malkit Kaur Sidhu and Surjit Singh Badesha to be deported in “honour killing” case

Saturday, January 19th, 2019 | Posted by admin Elderly Indo-Canadian Couple Accused Of “Honour Killing” Of Jassi Sidhu Set To Extradited To India thelinkpaper.ca/?p=71818 VANCOUVER, BC Court Of Appeal Ruled Federal Justice Minister’s Conduct Amounted To An Abuse Of Process In Denying Malkit Kaur Sidhu And Her Brother Surjit Singh Badesha Access To Lawyer But Granted Go Ahead […]

VANCOUVER: Housing for aging Chinese seniors could be coming to East Hastings

Housing for aging Chinese seniors could be coming to East Hastings Lee’s Benevolent Association of Canada’s proposal for a six-storey building goes to open house Jan. 29 https://www.vancourier.com/real-estate/housing-for-aging-chinese-seniors-could-be-coming-to-east-hastings-1.23605423 Naoibh O’Connor / Vancouver Courier JANUARY 18, 2019 04:21 PM Lee’s Benevolent Association of Canada is behind the project, which was designed by Patrick R. Stewart Architect Plans to […]

‘It makes us look bad’: Burnaby’s Chinese-Canadian community reacts to Karen Wang’s resignation over WeChat post

‘It makes us look bad’: Burnaby’s Chinese-Canadian community reacts to Karen Wang’s resignation over WeChat post By JENNY PENGStarMetro Vancouver WANYEE LIStarMetro Vancouver Wed., Jan. 16, 2019 VANCOUVER—Voters in the riding of Burnaby South, formerly contested by federal Liberal candidate Karen Wang, expressed their disappointment Wednesday after controversy over a WeChat post forced her to step […]

Burnaby South Liberal candidate Karen Wang quits over her racial comments about NDP leader

Burnaby South Liberal candidate quits over her racial comments about NDP leader Karen Wang wrote that as the only Chinese candidate, she could beat Jagmeet Singh, noting he is Indian   https://www.cbc.ca/news/canada/british-columbia/wang-resigns-singh-burnaby-south-byelection-1.4980537 Karin Larsen · CBC News · Posted: Jan 16, 2019 9:51 AM PT | Last Updated: 4 minutes ago Karen Wang, the Liberal candidate in the Feb. […]

TORONTO: Imam Aly Hindy says “you can’t prevent” polygamy in Canada

Top 10: Toronto Imam says “you can’t prevent” polygamy in Canada VICTOR LASZLO  REBEL COMMENTATOR https://www.therebel.media/top-10-toronto-imam-says-you-can-t-prevent-polygamy-in-canada 1. Toronto Imam is issuing religious marriage certificates for polygamous relationships A recent investigative report by the Fifth Estate has revealed that a Toronto mosque has been issuing marriage certificates for Muslims in polygamous relationships. Polygamy is illegal in Canada under section 293 […]

Events across Canada commemorating the Quebec mosque shooting

Events Across Canada Commemorating The Quebec Mosque Shooting Written by  Chelby Daigle Published inNews On January 29th, 2017, six Muslims were murdered at the Islamic Cultural Centre of Quebec City, a mosque in the Sainte-Foy neighbourhood of Quebec City, Canada. Six people were killed including Ibrahima Barry (aged 39), Mamadou Tanou Barry (aged 42), Khaled Belkacemi […]

French: Le Canada va accueillir la jeune Saoudienne

Le Canada va accueillir la jeune Saoudienne Agence France-Presse | Publié le 11 janvier 2019 à 10:47 – Mis à jour à 17:03 https://www.tvanouvelles.ca/2019/01/11/le-canada-va-accueillir-la-jeune-saoudienne Le Canada a décidé d’accorder l’asile à une jeune Saoudienne de 18 ans qui a fui sa famille, a annoncé vendredi le premier ministre du Canada Justin Trudeau. Play Video Le Canada a décidé d’accorder […]