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Diwali Tips For The Most Joyous Celebration This Year

Diwali Tips For The Most Joyous Celebration This Year

(NC) Known as the Festival of Lights, Diwali unites people from around the world in a celebration of the victory of light over darkness, good over evil, and hope over despair. Many South Asians celebrate and this year it is on October 19.  No matter your faith, everyone can share in the joy of Diwali […]

October 7th, 2017 | Posted in Business, Entertainment, International, News, Top News | Read More »

TELUS Honours Lower Mainland Charities And Individuals Making A Difference

TELUS Honours Lower Mainland Charities And Individuals Making A Difference

VANCOUVER – TELUS hosted its 10th annual Celebration of Giving, where they and their team members honoured local charities, dedicated community members and local businesses who work tirelessly to make a significant impact on the lives of children and youth in need throughout the Lower Mainland and Fraser Valley. Since 2011, TELUS Innovation Awards have […]

October 3rd, 2017 | Posted in Breaking News, Business, International, Link News, News, South Asian, Top News | Read More »

Could The Opening Of The Parq Be The Catalyst For Vancouver Mayor Gregor Robertson To Land Amazon

Could The Opening Of The Parq Be The Catalyst For Vancouver Mayor Gregor Robertson To Land Amazon

On his Twitter account, the Vancouver mayor Gregor Robertson said his city is interested in landing the tech hub. “Great news! Amazon would be fantastic addition to Vancouver’s world-class innovation ecosystem,” Robertson wrote. It was under Robertson’s leadership that luxury entertainment destination hotel and gaming Parq Vancouver, which has it’s grand opening on Friday, has come to […]

September 27th, 2017 | Posted in Breaking News, Business, Entertainment, International, Lead Story, Link News, News, Realestate, Top News | Read More »

Kelowna’s Raghwa Gopal On Creating Tech Success In The Okanagan

Kelowna’s Raghwa Gopal On Creating Tech Success In The Okanagan

KELOWNA – Raghwa Gopal, the CEO of Accelerate Okanagan, talks about his keys to success and meeting Prime Minister Justin Trudeau during his recent Cabinet retreat in the Okanagan. Prime Minister Justin Trudeau recently toured Accelerate Okanagan, how was his understanding of what you do? The Prime Minister is very impressive and totally gets what […]

September 26th, 2017 | Posted in Breaking News, Business, International, News, South Asian, Top News | Read More »

Jagmeet Singh Battling Racists And Odds To Win NDP Leadership, Gets Endorsement From Veteran MP Nathan Cullen

Jagmeet Singh Battling Racists And Odds To Win NDP Leadership, Gets Endorsement From Veteran MP Nathan Cullen

OTTAWA – Rising star Sikh-Canadian NDP leadership candidate Jagmeet Singh is battling racists and racism in Canada’s political system to win the NDP leadership, something truly historic if he succeeds. Singh received some good news last week with an endorsement from Veteran party MP and former federal NDP leadership candidate Nathan Cullen, who endorsed Singh in the […]

September 25th, 2017 | Posted in Breaking News, International, Lead Story, Link VIP'S, News, South Asian, Top News | Read More »

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 »