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LINK Editor-Well Known Filmmaker R. Paul Dhillon In Bollywood!

LINK Editor-Well Known Filmmaker R. Paul Dhillon In Bollywood!

MUMBAI – Well known filmmaker and LINK editor R. Paul Dhillon made the rounds of big Bollywood studios as part of his Mumbai trip to attend the annual FICCI Frames conference. Dhillon and the BC Delegation were given a grand tour of Yashraj Films Studios including their famous dance studio and screening room. He also [...]

March 25th, 2017 | Posted in Top News | Read More »

“Comedian-Politician” Sidhu To Continue On Comedy Nights With Kapil Sharma

“Comedian-Politician” Sidhu To Continue On Comedy Nights With Kapil Sharma

CHANDIGARH – Congress leader Navjot Singh Sidhu, who has been inducted as a cabinet minister in the Captain Amarinder Singh-led government in Punjab, on Friday courted a controversy when he said that he will continue to participate in a popular comedy talk show and simultaneously discharge his duties as a minister.
When asked whether he would [...]

March 25th, 2017 | Posted in Top News | Read More »

Chicago Teen ‘Gang-Raped’ On Facebook Live; 40 Watched, None Reported

Chicago Teen ‘Gang-Raped’ On Facebook Live; 40 Watched, None Reported

CHICAGO – A 15-year-old Chicago girl who went missing on Sunday, and was seen on Facebook Live being sexually assaulted by multiple young men, was found on Tuesday, police said.
The girl was being treated at a local hospital after the attack, Chicago Police Department spokesman Frank Giancamilli said.
Giancamilli said about 40 people viewed the crime [...]

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Indo-Canadian Author Releases Debut Fiction Novel – Chasing Kismet

Indo-Canadian Author Releases Debut Fiction Novel – Chasing Kismet

SURREY – Indo-Canadian author Amrita Kaur Lit has released her debut novel Chasing Kismet.
Lit , who lives in Surrey, writes regularly for several local newspapers and magazines, as well as on her personal blog, ‘Amrita Literature.’
Chasing Kismet tackles deeply convoluted human issues that will particularly resonate with Indian and South Asian readers. From the intricacies [...]

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Indo-Canadian Author Releases Debut Fiction Novel – Chasing Kismet

Indo-Canadian Author Releases Debut Fiction Novel – Chasing Kismet

SURREY – Indo-Canadian author Amrita Kaur Lit has released her debut novel Chasing Kismet.
Lit , who lives in Surrey, writes regularly for several local newspapers and magazines, as well as on her personal blog, ‘Amrita Literature.’
Chasing Kismet tackles deeply convoluted human issues that will particularly resonate with Indian and South Asian readers. From the intricacies [...]

March 25th, 2017 | Posted in Top News | Read More »

Car-Jacking Leads To Cab Going Up In Flames

Car-Jacking Leads To Cab Going Up In Flames

VANCOUVER – Police are investigating an eastside carjacking that ended u p with a taxi bursting into flames.
Around 7:15 p.m. last night, a Black Top Cab was stopped at West Hastings Street and Carrall when a man jumped into the taxi and forced the driver from the van. The driver was hit multiple times, but [...]

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BC Liberals Sued For Misusing Taxpayer Dollars For Pre-Election BoostADs

BC Liberals Sued For Misusing Taxpayer Dollars For Pre-Election BoostADs

VANCOUVER – Two Vancouver lawyers have filed a proposed class-action lawsuit against the British Columbia government and the governing Liberal party alleging misuse of taxpayer dollars for partisan advertising, reported Canadian Press.
David Fai and Paul Doroshenko filed a notice of claim in B.C. Supreme Court alleging the provincial government spent taxpayer dollars on advertising last [...]

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Campaign Reform Law Needs Teeth If BC Wants To Get Big Money Out Of Politics

Campaign Reform Law Needs Teeth If BC Wants To Get Big Money Out Of Politics

By Alex Sangha
The provincial election is around the corner.  Is it going to be a fair election?  Is there going to be a level playing field for all the candidates and the political parties?
I would say no!
Premier Christy Clark has already stated she is open to campaign finance reform after the election, but she has [...]

March 25th, 2017 | Posted in Top News | Read More »

Sikh Women Hold Anand Karaj And Act As Priests

Sikh Women Hold Anand Karaj And Act As Priests

LUDHIANA – In a step towards gender equality in religious matters, women acted as priests and conducted the Anand Karaj to solemnise the marriage of two Namdhari couples. The ceremony in Sirsa was performed in the presence of Thakur Dalip Singh, the elder brother of Namdhari sect head Satguru Uday Singh.
Arvinder Singh of the Namdhari [...]

March 25th, 2017 | Posted in Punjab Link | Read More »

Punjab CM Amarinder Singh Says No VIP Culture, Bans Red Beacons On Govt Cars

Punjab CM Amarinder Singh Says No VIP Culture, Bans Red Beacons On Govt Cars

CHANDIGARH – The Punjab cabinet on Saturday decided to provide 33% reservation for women in all government jobs, including contractual appointments of the state government as chief minister Captain Amarinder Singh attempted to strike a balance between populism and reforms.
Women’s reservation was part of the Congress election manifesto in Punjab.
The meeting which lasted over three [...]

March 25th, 2017 | Posted in Punjab Link | Read More »