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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 »

Canada’s 150 Year Celebrations Is Joyous For “White Canadians” But Not So Much Fun For Indigenous Canadians

Canada’s 150 Year Celebrations Is Joyous For “White Canadians” But Not So Much Fun For Indigenous Canadians

By Bhupinder Singh Liddar Canada, this year, is celebrating 150 years of becoming a unified country, forming of a confederation, in 1867. There is regret in the history of this country, much to celebrate now, and a lot to look forward to! The Confederation is the result of three conferences: in Charlottetown and Quebec City, […]

June 25th, 2017 | Posted in Commentary, International, Link Columnist, Link News, News, South Asian, Top News, Views | Read More »

New Citizenship Bill Makes It Easier And Faster To Get Citizenship

New Citizenship Bill Makes It Easier And Faster To Get Citizenship

  OTTAWA – The Justin Trudeau Liberals passed Bill C-6, which amends the Citizenship Act and makes significant changes to the act that makes it faster to get citizenship. Changes to the Citizenship Act reflect the Government’s commitments to streamline the citizenship process, enhance program integrity, and repeal certain provisions of the Act that treated […]

June 24th, 2017 | Posted in International, Link News, News, South Asian, Top News | Read More »

Russia Says US Downing Of Syria Warplane Act Of Aggression

Russia Says US Downing Of Syria Warplane Act Of Aggression

MOSCOW – Russia said on Monday it would treat US-led coalition aircraft flying west of the river Euphrates in Syria as potential targets and track them with missile systems and military aircraft, but stopped short of saying it would shoot them down. In a move that will fan tensions between Washington and Moscow, Russia made […]

June 24th, 2017 | Posted in International | Read More »

Longshoremen Donate Generously!

Longshoremen Donate Generously!

The generosity of the local longshore union hit a record high.  ILWU 502, based in Surrey, raised $52,502 for the BC Children’s Hospital this year.  The union serves the ports of Fraser Surrey Docks, Deltaport and Wes-shore coal Terminals.  The fundraising that began just a few years ago has netted over $242,000 for the Hospital.  […]

June 17th, 2017 | Posted in International, Link News, News, South Asian, Top News | Read More »

Olympian Arjan Bhullar’s First UFC Fight Set For September In Edmonton At UFC 216

Olympian Arjan Bhullar’s First UFC Fight Set For September In Edmonton At UFC 216

Olympian and Commonwealth Games wrestling Gold Medal champion Arjan Singh Bhullar recently made sports history by becoming the first Sikh-Indo-Canadian to be signed by the world renowned big fight game Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC). He is now set to make his UFC debut in Canada this September in Edmonton at UFC 216, it was announced […]

June 14th, 2017 | Posted in Breaking News, International, Lead Story, Link News, Link VIP'S, Punjab Link, South Asian, Sports, Top News | Read More »