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Canada: Peel Council Supports Motion to Oppose Quebec’s Bill 21

At its meeting on October 10th, Peel Regional Council unanimously passed a motion moved by Councillor Gurpreet Singh Dhillon to denounce Quebec’s Bill 21, which will ban religious articles of faith to be worn by anyone in a public service position.

Brampton Stands Up Against Quebec Bill 21’s Infringement of Religious Freedom

On Wednesday June 26th Brampton Council unanimously passed a motion to support the legal challenge against Quebec’s Bill 21. This discriminatory bill restricts the wearing of ‘religious symbols’ by public servants such as police officers, judges, prosecutors, school teachers, and principals, among others. Bill 21 particularly affects members of the Jewish, Muslim and Sikh faith who tend to wear very visible ‘religious symbols’.

Brampton’s Komagata Maru Park Officially Open

On Saturday June 22, 2019, the City of Brampton celebrated the official opening of the new Komagata Maru Park.

Official Opening of Komagata Maru Park on 22 June in Brampton

A park named "Komagata Maru Park" will be having its grand opening on Saturday, June 22, from 11 am to 11:30 am.

Brampton to Celebrate Sikh Heritage Month at City Hall

On Saturday April 27th, the City of Brampton will host its annual Sikh Heritage Month reception from 5:30pm to 7:00pm in the City Hall atrium.

Brampton City Election: Gurpreet Singh Dhillon Thanks Supporters After Victory

Newly elected Wards 9 & 10 Regional Councillor Gurpreet Singh Dhillon has extended his thanks to voters after his decisive victory in the October 22nd municipal election.

36 Punjabis Contesting Brampton Municipal Elections

Media reports have highlighted that 36 candidates contesting the municipal elections in Brampton have their linked to Punjab. Brampton has a huge immigrant population from Punjab.

Brampton MPP Gurrattan Singh’s Statement on Peel-Region Violence

In a Facebook post, Brampton NDP MPP Gurrattan Singh said that he was deeply concerned about the recent acts of violence in the Region of Peel.

City Of Brampton Celebrates Sikh Heritage Month: NDP Leader Jagmeet Singh To Give Keynote Speech

On Thursday, April 26th from 6pm-8pm, the City of Brampton will host its official Sikh Heritage Month reception, with NDP Federal Leader Jagmeet Singh confirmed as the keynote speaker.

Sikh Political Analyst Bhai Ajmer Singh to Address 2 Seminars in Canada on Aug. 26

Sikh political analyst and author Bhai Ajmer Singh would address students at Sheridan College and Sikh sangat at Gurdwara Jyot Parkash Sahib in Canada on August 26.

Organizers Reject Outcry by Indian lobby to allow Punjab pavilion in Cultural Festival in Brampton

The organizers of a cultural festival in Brampton rejected the outcry by so-called Indian lobby to allow Punjab Pavilion in Cultural Festival in Brampton.

City of Brampton Hosts Successful Sikh Heritage Month Reception

This past Tuesday, April 25th, the City of Brampton successfully hosted its 3rd Annual Sikh Heritage Month reception at Brampton City Hall.

Ontario’s NDP Deputy Leader Jagmeet Singh and Singh Khalsa Seva Club encourage all to donate this holiday season

MPP Jagmeet Singh along with the Singh Khalsa Seva Club delivered four loads and over 2300 pounds of food in addition to blankets, to Knights Table on Sunday.

Brampton Councillor Want Council Build Memorial After Komagata Maru Incident

t a Planning & Infrastructure Services Committee meeting, Brampton City Council endorsed a proposal made by Councillor Gurpreet Dhillon for the City of Brampton to commemorate the Komagata Maru incident.

Sikh Heritage month celebrated at Brampton City Hall

On Tuesday, April 26, the City of Brampton hosted its second annual Sikh Heritage Month reception. This year, four outstanding citizens were honoured for their contributions to Brampton and the Sikh community.

Canadians Call for Justice in Punjab Crisis

The recent attack on Sikhs in Punjab has created an uproar in Punjabi communities across the world. Chandigarh: As the crisis in Punjab continues to ...

Brampton Sikh teen makes banking app for people in developing countries

While his fellow students are intensely focused on earning good grades and getting ahead, Gurujot Singh is thinking about how he can improve people's lives a few continents away.

Book Embedded Journalism Punjab released in Brampton (Canada)

A book analysing role of Indian media during the days of Sikh struggle of 1980s-90s in Punjab was released in Brampton on 27th July. The book titled "Embedded Journalism, Punjab" was released during a well attended book release ceremony at Rose Theatre, Brampton.

Sikh author Ajmer Singh on Ideological Encirclement of Sikhs (Speech in Brampton, Canada)

Sirdar Ajmer Singh presenting his views during book release function at Rose Theatre Brampron. The two books were released on the function one was Teesre Ghallughare Ton Baad Sikhaan Di Sidhantak Gheraabandi (Ideological Encirclement of Sikhs after Sikh Genocide of 1984) by Ajmer Singh and the second Embedded Journalism by Jaspal Singh Sidhu.

Indo-Canadians celebrate Republic Day, while Sikhs protest

Where as Indo-Canadians marker India' Republic Day on Sunday (February 01) at the Pearson Convention Centre in Brampton, a number of Sikhs and Kashmiris held demonstration outside the venue to protest against 'forceful occupation' of their homelands by the Indian state.

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