I have a dream , an unusual one.
I want to travel to canada, settle there, and marry a man , when infact I am a man myself
Since my country has no legal, family or social support for gay men, I find it very hard to survive here . It seems like my only options in this backward country are...
December 10, 2012
First Published: 11:29 IST(10/12/2012)
Last Updated: 14:33 IST(10/12/2012)
Surjit Bhandal, 83, with family and friends, listens during a news conference discussing her deportation to India at the First Metropolitan United Church in Victoria on Friday.(Courtesy...
Canada Immigration Reform:
Jason Kenney Seeks Young, Educated, Skilled And Fluent Newcomers
First Posted: 10/30/11 12:45 PM ET Updated: 10/31/11 08:37 AM ET
OTTAWA - Immigration Minister Jason Kenney has never suffered from lack of ambition and his latest goal is nothing short...
This article is part of community-wide centennial celebrations honouring the building of the National Historic Site Gur Sikh Temple (est. 1911). It was submitted by Navneet Sidhu from the Centre for Indo-Canadian Studies at the University of the Fraser Valley.
Immigration restrictions for the...
SBS was one of my favourite channels when I lived in Australia. They recently aired a controversial reality TV programme called, 'Go back where you came from'. Here is the official synopsis.
Six ordinary Australians agree to challenge their preconceived notions about refugees and asylum...
BLOG POST about MIGRATION posted on MAY 26, 2011 by SATNAM SINGH
Early 20th century Canadian immigration policy is marred with racist laws formed to prevent the coming of Asians to British Columbia. The story of Asian immigration is almost as old as British Columbia itself. The first...
May 5, 2011
Canada polls: Sikh issues, immigration weighed heavily on voters' minds
Ramaninder K Bhatia, TNN | May 5, 2011, 10.09pm IST
CHANDIGARH: Post poll reports and community discussions trickling out of Canada, a day after the general elections' results came out, have thrown up...
WASHINGTON: Hundreds of Indian students , mostly from Andhra Pradesh , face the prospect of deportation from the US after authorities raided and shut down a university in the Silicon Valley on charges of a massive immigration fraud .
The Tri-Valley University in Pleasanton, a major suburb in...
New Canadian act aimed to eliminate 'Ghost' immigration agents in Punjab
Punjab Newsline Network
Friday, 10 December 2010
TORONTO: The Canadian parliament has passed new legislation aimed to eliminate "Ghost" immigration consultants in India particularly Punjab who dupe people desperate to...
UK immigration 'unacceptably high,' must be cut: Cameron
Reuters - November 21, 2010
LONDON, Nov 21 (Reuters) - Immigration to Britain is "unacceptably high" and must be brought down, but this can be done while ensuring businesses can import talent, Prime Minister David Cameron said in...
Canada sending dossier on fraud
immigration agents to Punjab
Sunday, 26 September 2010
By Gurmukh Singh
TORONTO: Canada will soon send a dossier on "some of the worst fraudsters'' operating in Punjab to the state government to curb immigration fraud, including fake NRI marriages...
I came across information dealing with the prevalence of people from Punjab manipulating westerners and western immigration systems to migrate out of the region.
Here are a few links to stories:
People will do anything in Punjab to go abroad because they see it as an honour, even if it means...
The Punjab state government in India is seeking close to $150-million from Canada for turning back a shipload of South Asians, mostly Sikhs, from Vancouver nearly a century ago.
During the 1914 incident, more than 350 passengers from India — Sikhs, Muslims and Hindus — were not allowed to...
“Being an American is not a matter of blood or birth. It’s a matter of faith.
It’s a matter of fidelity to the shared values that we all hold so dear.” – President Barack Obama
WASHINGTON, D.C. – UNITED SIKHS and several interfaith organizations held a meeting with senior White House...
Tejinder Singh - AHN News Correspondent
Washington, DC, United States (AHN) - Different ethnic and religious groups from across the country welcomed the immigration speech of the President as the shock waves from Arizona’s punitive legislation are being felt in communities across the...
Faith Based Organizations Launch Weekend Of Action For Immigration Reforms
Wednesday, June 2, 2010 at 11:31pm
April 29, 2010 5:58 p.m. EST
Tejinder Singh – AHN News Correspondent
Washington, DC, United States (AHN) – People of various...
Students to Be Taught That Arizona Immigration Law Is Un-American
FOXNews.com - Los Angeles Students to Be Taught That Arizona Immigration Law Is Un-American
The Los Angeles Unified School District school board wants all public school students in the city to be taught that Arizona’s...
Community leader offers free immigration service
Indian Newslink - Community leader offers free immigration service
A popular leader of the Indian community is offering free Immigration advice and service for the benefit of the people. Supreme Sikh Council of New Zealand Chairman and New...
May 3, 2010
Arranged marriages risk immigration scrutiny
By CBC News
Proposed changes to Canada's immigration laws have some Canadians with roots in South Asia worried that arranged marriages...