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Vancouver-Langara MLA Moira Stilwell Not Running As Nomination Battle To Heat Up Riding After LINK Broke Story Last Week

Vancouver-Langara MLA Moira Stilwell Not Running As Nomination Battle To Heat Up Riding After LINK Broke Story Last Week

Vancouver-Langara MLA Dr. Moira Stilwell has made it official that she will not be running for the BC Liberals in the next election following LINK’s story last week where we reported that she was rumoured not be running again. There are already a number of people rushing to be candidates in that safe Liberal riding [...]

June 19th, 2016 | Posted in Breaking News, Lead Story, Link News, Top News | Read More »

Bangladesh Arrests Thousands After Series Of Secular Murders

Bangladesh Arrests Thousands After Series Of Secular Murders

Police officials say 3,245 arrested in last 24 hours and 8,192 held in total since crackdown began on Friday. Over the past week, an elderly Hindu priest, a Hindu monastery worker, and a Christian shopkeeper were hacked to death in attacks for which the Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant (ISIL) group claimed responsibility.
DHAKA [...]

June 18th, 2016 | Posted in Link News | Read More »

Golf Fundraiser!

Golf Fundraiser!

More than 150 golfers and sponsors took part in Making the Cut Charity Golf Classic on June 11th, raising more than $40,000 to help Royal Columbian Hospital Foundation purchase lifesaving surgical equipment. In its four years, Making the Cut has raised close to $120,000 and become the Foundation’s premier golf fundraiser. The fundraiser is led [...]

June 18th, 2016 | Posted in Link News | Read More »

Indo-American Hedge Fund Manager In US Charged With Insider Trading

Indo-American Hedge Fund Manager In US Charged With Insider Trading

Sanjay Valvani reaped unlawful profits of nearly $32 million for hedge funds investing in health care securities by insider trading on tips he received from Gordon Johnston, who worked at the Food and Drug Administration and deceptively obtained confidential information.
NEW YORK – An Indian-origin hedge fund manager was today charged by the Securities and Exchange [...]

June 18th, 2016 | Posted in Link News | Read More »

Man Charged In 2015 Murder Of Indo-Canadian Gas Station Clerk In Edmonton

Man Charged In 2015 Murder Of Indo-Canadian Gas Station Clerk In Edmonton

Edmonton gas station employee died in hospital – an autopsy determined Surinder Pal Singh died as a result of head trauma. At that point, the EPS Homicide Unit took over the investigation.
EDMONTON – Edmonton police said Thursday that a man in his 30s has been charged in connection to the fall 2015 death of an [...]

June 18th, 2016 | Posted in Link News | Read More »

Kamal Nath Forced To Quit As Congress’ Punjab In-Charge After Fire Over 1984 Massacre Allegations

Kamal Nath Forced To Quit As Congress’ Punjab In-Charge After Fire Over 1984 Massacre Allegations

CHANDIGARH – Facing fire over his alleged role in the 1984 anti-Sikh riots, Congress general secretary Kamal Nath on Wednesday quit as the party’s Punjab affairs in-charge, just three days after he was given the post.
The state unit too got a sigh of relief as the news of the former Union minister asking party president [...]

June 18th, 2016 | Posted in Link News | Read More »

Miss Fiji 2016!

Miss Fiji 2016!

Miss Fiji 2016 will take place on June 30 at the Royal King Palace in Surrey. Guest of honours include the top two men in the Vancouver Police Department – Chief Adam Palmer and Deputy Chief Steve Rai. Get your tickets now.

June 18th, 2016 | Posted in Link News | Read More »

Surrey’s Light Rail Transit Options Looking Good With New Federal Funding Announcement

Surrey’s Light Rail Transit Options Looking Good With New Federal Funding Announcement

SURREY – Residents of Surrey Centre will soon see more concrete plans of a proposed expansion of the light rail transit (LRT) thanks to a new agreement signed between the federal and provincial governments.Communities across British Columbia will benefit from more than $900 million in funding to support public transit infrastructure projects across the province.
“Efficient [...]

June 18th, 2016 | Posted in Link News | Read More »

OBITUARY – Pammi Kaur Basram

OBITUARY – Pammi Kaur Basram

With a heavy the Basram family announces that Pammi Kaur Basram, a loving wife of Baljinderpal Singh Basram and loving mother of Gurmehr, Jaspal, and Bavraj Singh Basram, passed away peacefully on Friday June, 10th at 7:15 p.m. Her soul now rests in peace. Her funeral will be held on Sunday June 19th at 2:00 [...]

June 18th, 2016 | Posted in Link News | Read More »

Indo-Canadian Businessman David Sidoo One Of Six BC Liberal Donours Among 2016 Order Of BC Recipients

Indo-Canadian Businessman David Sidoo One Of Six BC Liberal Donours Among 2016 Order Of BC Recipients

“It’s unfortunate for these individuals, many of whom may be worthy of the award, but the way the government has gone about doing this, it leaves the public open to that cynicism,” said Integrity B.C. executive director Dermod Travis
VANCOUVER – An Indo-Canadian businessman is one of six BC Liberal donours who have been chosen among [...]

June 18th, 2016 | Posted in Link News | Read More »