Canada: First turbaned Sikh woman appointed B.C. Supreme Court Judge

161 SHARES FacebookTwitterGoogle+EmailPrinthttp://www.tribuneindia.com/news/diaspora/sikh-woman-becomes-first-turbaned-supreme-court-judge-in-canada/427000.html Also in this section Palbinder Kaur Shergill. Photo courtesy: shergilllaw.com Canberra, June 24 Indian-origin Sikh human rights advocate Palbinder Kaur Shergill has been appointed a judge of the Supreme Court of British Columbia in New Westminster.Shergill is the first turbaned Sikh to be appointed to the judiciary […]

NYTimes: President Trump list of Lies

https://www.nytimes.com/interactive/2017/06/23/opinion/trumps-lies.html?action=click&pgtype=Homepage&clickSource=story-heading&module=opinion-c-col-right-region&region=opinion-c-col-right-region&WT.nav=opinion-c-col-right-region&_r=0 JAN. 21 “I wasn’t a fan of Iraq. I didn’t want to go into Iraq.” (He was for an invasion before he was against it.)JAN. 21 “A reporter for Time magazine — and I have been on their cover 14 or 15 times. I think we have the all-time record in the […]

Arabia: Bomber planning to attack Grand Mosque blows himself up

DUBAI: https://tribune.com.pk/story/1443596/search-operations-saudi-security-forces-foil-terror-plot-grand-mosque/ Six foreign pilgrims were hurt on Friday in Saudi Arabia when a suicide bomber targeting Islam’s holiest site of Makkah blew himself up, the Interior Ministry said. The incident happened around the Grand Mosque, where hundreds of thousands of worshippers gathered for early afternoon prayers on the last Friday […]

Impeachment

Source: Dawn All this supports Comey’s assertion that he was dismissed because he was investigating charges that “the Russians interfered in our elections” against Hillary Clinton and in favour of Trump. That web of ‘the Russian connection’ between Trump’s associates during and after the election campaign is for the recently […]

Canada: Anti-Muslim Hate Groups Plan to March in the Toronto Pride Parade

Far-right groups have invited the Jewish Defence League to join them in marching in the Toronto Pride parade on Sunday, carrying Islamophobic signs and “severed heads,” according to a public video posted on Facebook. http://torontoist.com/2017/06/anti-muslim-hate-groups-plan-march-toronto-pride-parade/ The video, posted to the personal Facebook page of the leader of the JDL’s Toronto chapter, Meir HaLevi (also known […]