New role

Sarabjit S. Marwah is Canada’s first turbaned Sikh set to play role at the Senate.

The Komagata Maru

Salman Khan Films and Canadian film production house First Take Entertainment Ltd will jointly produce Lions of the Sea, a tragic story of a Japanese ship Komagata Maru.

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Bollywood star Priyanka Chopra, will be in Mississauga, Sunday, Nov. 20 for the international release of the trailer for her upcoming Punjabi film, Sarvann. The film features Amrinder Gill and Simi Chahal as well.

House prices

Greater Toronto Area home sales and prices increased in May, making it the second best month ever on record, according to figures released Friday.

Air Canada

Air Canada staff gave a family stuck in Phoenix without passports different messages about whether they'd be allowed to fly back home without travel documents.

Celebrating 25 years

Tanya Pereira (left), operation director of Vita Centre, and executive director Maria Reolin are urging residents to support youth in crisis. The centre is presently celebrating 25 years of its service to young mothers and children in the cities of Brampton, Mississauga and the Town of Caledon.

Vaisakhi festival

It was a big moment for the Sikh community in the GTA when the cloth of Nishan Sahib – the 135-foot high holy flag – was changed at Mississauga’s Ontario Khalsa Darbar (Dixie Gurdwara).

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