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SWEET PUNJAB: Alloo Paranthas At The Dhaba And A Visit To Freedom Fighter Bhagat Singh’s Village

SWEET PUNJAB: Alloo Paranthas At The Dhaba And A Visit To Freedom Fighter Bhagat Singh’s Village

By Balwant Sanghera It is always a pleasure to visit place of our birth. This time it was no exception. My wife Baldev and I along with some family friends were happy to land in New Delhi on February3 after a long flight from Vancouver via Beijing . The immigration and Customs clearance was quick. […]

February 10th, 2018 | Posted in International, Link News, News, Punjab Link, Top News | Read More »

The Three Punjabi Amigos Are Proud To Serve Our Community

The Three Punjabi Amigos Are Proud To Serve Our Community

By Balwant Sanghera Sometime, it is hard to predict as to how things will turn out in future. Going back more than fifty years ago, who could have predicted that three childhood friends who went to school together will meet again and work together in one of  Metro Vancouver’s prominent places of worship. This is […]

January 13th, 2018 | Posted in Breaking News, International, Link News, Link VIP'S, News, Punjab Link, South Asian, Top News | Read More »

Indo-American Dental Student Killed By Hit-And-Run Driver

Indo-American Dental Student Killed By Hit-And-Run Driver

Taranjit Parmar, 18, was on the phone with her mother when she was run over in the middle of rush-hour traffic NEW YORK – An 18-year-old Indo-American dental student was killed in the US in a hit-and-run case when the driver of a pick-up truck ran his vehicle over her after a minor collision, according […]

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

Jessi Thind’s LIONS OF THE SEA Wins Best Script At Calcutta International Film Festival

Jessi Thind’s LIONS OF THE SEA Wins Best Script At Calcutta International Film Festival

“I’ve been working on this project for twenty years and it’s great that world-wide audiences are suddenly recognizing the importance of the Komagata Maru event and the multiple perspectives I have used to tell the story in the film,” said Jessi Thind, the film’s writer, when he found out about the award. “I am amazed […]

November 23rd, 2017 | Posted in Bollywood, Breaking News, Entertainment, International, Lead Story, Link News, Link VIP'S, News, Punjab Link, 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 »

Jathedar Tota Singh Visit!

Jathedar Tota Singh Visit!

Former Shiromani Akali Dal Minister Total Singh visited Vancouver and a gathering was held at his friend and relative Jathedar Darshan Singh Dhaliwal’s house which was also attended by federal and provincial politicians like MP Sukh Dhaliwal and MLA Jagrup Brar.

July 8th, 2017 | Posted in Punjab Link | Read More »