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250 Years of Heer Featuring Madan Gopal Singh And Chaar Yaar

250 Years of Heer Featuring Madan Gopal Singh And Chaar Yaar

Last year marked the 250th anniversary since the creation of Waris Shah’s epic “Heer”. A timeless story of tragic love, and a metaphor for humanity’s quest for union with the Divine. Although, some celebrations and remembrances have taken place in India, possibly Pakistan and perhaps even other parts of the world, the organizers are celebrating  […]

September 22nd, 2017 | Posted in Bollywood, Entertainment, International, Link News, South Asian, Top News | Read More »

Two Indo-Canadian Volunteers From Surrey Head To Ghana To See The Impact Of World Vision Programs

Two Indo-Canadian Volunteers From Surrey Head To Ghana To See The Impact Of World Vision Programs

MISSISSAUGA –  Two World Vision Indo-Canadian volunteers — Prabjot and Dilpreet Gill from Surrey, BC will be in Ghana September 8-18th, discovering the impact of World Vision programs first hand. The group will be visiting projects in Jirapa and West Gonja and getting to know some of the local children who are in need of […]

September 14th, 2017 | Posted in Breaking News, International, Link News, Link VIP'S, News, South Asian, Top News | Read More »

Indo-Canadian From Surrey Sentenced For Tax Evasion On Real Estate Sales And Rentals

Indo-Canadian From Surrey Sentenced For Tax Evasion On Real Estate Sales And Rentals

Harjinder Dhudwal of Surrey was sentenced on August 30, 2017, in the Provincial Court of British Columbia, to a Conditional Sentence Order of 15 months and a fine totalling $129,750, after pleading guilty to income tax evasion under the Income Tax Act. SURREY -An Indo-Canadian man from Surrey has been sentenced for tax evasion on […]

September 7th, 2017 | Posted in Breaking News, International, Lead Story, Link News, News, Punjab Link, South Asian, South Asian, Top News | Read More »

OBITUARY – Sardarni Rajpal Kaur Cheema

OBITUARY – Sardarni Rajpal Kaur Cheema

It is with great sadness that the Cheema Family announces the passing away of our beloved Mother / Chachiji, Sardarni Rajpal Kaur Cheema (aged 82 years) on August 28th. Funeral service will take place on Saturday, September 9th at 12:30pm at Riverside Funeral Home, 7410 Hopcott Road, Delta.  Bhog ceremony will take place at 2:30pm […]

August 29th, 2017 | Posted in International, Link News, News, Punjab Link, South Asian, South Asian, Top News | Read More »

Gian Singh Kotli’s Book Release Function Brings Out The Literary Crowd

Gian Singh Kotli’s Book Release Function Brings Out The Literary Crowd

Gian Singh Kotli & Surinder Kaur presenting “Dhann Likhari Nanaka” (Blessed is the writer)  to Jatinder Singh Minhas. Standing: Kavinder Chand, Jiwan Rampuri, Nadeem Parmar, Dr Patrick McGowan Victoria University, Surinder Kaur, Gian Singh Kotli, Jatinder Minhas, Sukhi Bath. Back row:  All are members of Kotli’s family except Pritpal Singh Gill in the middle. SURREY– […]

August 19th, 2017 | Posted in International, Link News, News, Punjab Link, South Asian, Top News | Read More »

OLD HABITS DIE HARD: Sajjan’s Cherry Pit Spitting Can Be Traced To His Indian Roots

OLD HABITS DIE HARD: Sajjan’s Cherry Pit Spitting Can Be Traced To His Indian Roots

Canada’s Defence Minister Harjit Singh Sajjan was born in India – a country where hygiene, manners and courtesy are almost non-existent. Almost 70 percent of the population goes to toilet in open fields. Some of the pristine beaches of Goa are littered with garbage. Given this sad lack of hygiene and abundance of litter and […]

July 26th, 2017 | Posted in Breaking News, Commentary, International, Lead Story, Link Columnist, Link News, News, Punjab Link, South Asian, South Asian, Top News | Read More »

Kal Rangi Hosts VIP BBQ!

Kal Rangi Hosts VIP BBQ!

  Well known realtor and political mover-shaker Kal Rangi’s hosted his annual summer BBQ in honour of the visit of his friend and well known Punjab educator-writer Amarjit Singh Parag (Sidhu) at his Richmond abode which is attached a huge backyard including a blueberry field at the rear. Rangi’s VIP guest list included local politicians […]

July 15th, 2017 | Posted in Entertainment, International, Link News, News, Punjab Link, South Asian, Top News | Read More »

Canada Celebrates A Unity In Diversity And A Diversity In Unity In Our 150 Year Anniversary

Canada Celebrates A Unity In Diversity And A Diversity In Unity In Our 150 Year Anniversary

By Zile Singh, IFS Ambassador(Retd.) Canada Day,  also called the Canadian National Day, is celebrated on July 1 every year. Its old name was ‘Dominion  Day’, which was renamed as Canada Day in 1947.  It is the anniversary of Constitutional Act, 1867 that joins New Brunswick and Nova Scotia into single country.  July 1 is […]

July 8th, 2017 | Posted in Breaking News, International, Link News, News, South Asian, Top News | Read More »

Breast Cancer Becoming Common – How Can You Fight It?

Breast Cancer Becoming Common – How Can You Fight It?

Breast cancer is fast becoming the most common cancer in most cities of India and second most common in rural areas. It is also one of the leading causes of death in women. Dr Geeta Kadayaprath, MS FRCS, head, Breast services (Surgical oncology), ex-fellow, Breast Unit, Royal Marsden Hospital, London, UK, Max Cancer Centre, Max […]

July 8th, 2017 | Posted in Health, International, Link News, News, South Asian, Top News | Read More »

Canada – You’re Beautiful!

Canada – You’re Beautiful!

By Gian Singh Kotli   Beautiful! beautiful treasure trove of heavenly beauty is Canada. Blooming diversity of Flowers a colorful spring garden is Canada.   No discrimination of caste, creed, profession, color anywhere. People are respected and treated really like humans in Canada.   All faiths cultures, beliefs, and ideals enjoy their diverse colors. People […]

July 6th, 2017 | Posted in Entertainment, International, Link Columnist, Link News, News, Punjab Link, South Asian, Top News | Read More »