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S Jaishankar, Canadian counterpart Melanie Joly discuss bilateral ties amid strained relationship over Nijjar killing

Several months after the relationship between India and Canada deteriorated over the killing of  Khalistani leader Hardeep Singh Nijjar, External Affairs Minister S Jaishankar on Friday met his Canadian counterpart Melanie Joly when the two leaders discussed the present state of 'bilateral ties'.

Indian student Shaik Muzammil Ahmed dies of cardiac arrest in Canada

A 25-year-old Indian student has died of cardiac arrest in Canada making his family seek help from External Affairs Minister S Jaishankar to help bring his mortal remains to India.

Rise of extremism and gang violence making Canada unsafe

Canada, known for its peaceful and diverse society, has recently been grappling with a surge in violent incidents linked to extremist groups and gangsters. The latest incident, an overnight shooting in South Surrey, has once again raised concerns about the increase in gang-related violence. What is more troubling is the perception that some political leaders, including Prime Minister Justin Trudeau, are accused of appeasing these miscreants for vote bank politics.

Canadian High Commissioner says India-Canada long-term strategic interests perfectly aligned: Report

Gandhinagar: Cameron Mackay, Canada's High Commissioner to India, Thursday expressed optimism regarding the robust alignment of strategic interests between India and Canada, despite recent diplomatic tensions, according to a report in the media.

From Sangat to syndicate: The dark underbelly of Sikh migration to Canada

The most recent case of Raj Kumar Mehmi, a Sikh man from India, on the run for his involvement in a large-scale drug trafficking operation in Canada, highlights the increasing involvement of Sikhs in the Canadian drug trade.

Canada’s four-decade dance with Khalistan extremism

In a recent interview, India’s External Affairs Minister S. Jaishankar expressed concern over the growth of Khalistani extremism generated out of Canada, blaming the Canadian political landscape for providing space for separatists to propagate their radical ideology.

India declares Canada-based Babbar Khalsa’s Lakhbir Singh Landa as terrorist

The Indian government has declared Canada-based gangster and Babbar Khalsa International (BKI) leader Lakhbir Singh Landa an “individual terrorist” under the Unlawful Activities (Prevention) Act (UAPA), media reports said.

Consulate General of India Toronto opens International Services Centres in Mississauga, Halifax

Toronto/IBNS: The Consulate General of India in Toronto announced that with effect from Jan 1, BLS International Services Canada inc. would be opening two new service centres in Mississauga for GTA region and Halifax for Nova Scotia region.

Gurpatwant Singh Pannun murder bid: Czech ministry says India has 'no jurisdiction' on Nikhil Gupta

New Delhi: A spokesperson for the Czech Ministry of Justice has made it clear that the Indian judicial authorities lack jurisdiction in the case of Nikhil Gupta, media reports said.

Canadian judge dismisses India-origin driver's bid to stay over 2018 crash which killed 16 people

A judge in Canada recently dismissed the applications of Indian-origin truck driver Jaskirat Singh Sidhu who was fighting deportation back to India.

Indian students ditch Canada for Australia and New Zealand due to GIC hike

In a surprising turn of events, the Canadian government’s decision to double the Guaranteed Investment Certificate (GIC) amount for international students has prompted a significant shift in preferences among aspiring students in Patiala and Fatehgarh Sahib.

Khalistan: A political charade, nothing more

The Khalistan movement, a separatist ideology advocating for an independent Sikh state, has often been portrayed as a manifestation of Sikh aspirations. However, a closer examination reveals a stark disconnect between the movement’s objectives and the fundamental principles of Sikhi, the faith founded by Guru Nanak Dev Ji.

India 'convicted' in pro-Khalistan terrorist Nijjar's murder before conclusion of probe: Indian High Commissioner to Canada

Ottawa: Indian High Commissioner to Canada Sanjay Kumar Verma has slammed Canada for "convicting" India in the killing of Khalistani terrorist Hardeep Singh Nijjar even before the investigation into the murder on Canadian soil was concluded.

Indian students start exploring alternative study destinations as visa woes in Canada spike

In the wake of growing concerns over delayed student visas and the potential imposition of caps on Indian student numbers in Canada, a significant shift in destination preferences is emerging among students from the country.

SFJ-organised Khalistan referendum rejected as a 'farce' and 'show of force' as most Sikhs avoid participation

The referendum called by radical Sikh separatist group Sikhs For Justice (SFJ), seeking support for an independent nation carved out of the Punjab state of India, has been dubbed as a “farce” and a move by the “Khalistanis in the West to make a show of force,” by participating Sikhs, media reports said.