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Janta Akali Dal Party Launched By Haryana Gurdwara Panel Chief Jagdish Singh Jhinda

Janta Akali Dal Party Launched By Haryana Gurdwara Panel Chief Jagdish Singh Jhinda

Jhinda made the announcement after performing ‘ardas’ at Akal Takht Sahib in Amritsar. CHANDIGARH – Haryana Sikh Gurdwara Management Committee (ad hoc) president Jagdish Singh Jhinda on Saturday launched a new political party — Janta Akali Dal. He made the announcement after performing ‘ardas’ at Akal Takht Sahib in Amritsar. “Today is a historic day […]

June 17th, 2017 | Posted in Punjab Link | Read More »

Corrupt Congress Minister Rana Gurjit Received Rs 25 Crore From His Cook-Fronted Companies

Corrupt Congress Minister Rana Gurjit Received Rs 25 Crore From His Cook-Fronted Companies

CHANDIGARH – Contrary to Punjab Power Minister Rana Gurjit Singh’s claims that those awarded mining contracts in Nawanshahr and Mohali were his former employees, not only the minister but his entire family was in business with all four companies in which his cook Amit Bahadur and another employee Balraj Singh were directors. Documents with The […]

June 17th, 2017 | Posted in Punjab Link | Read More »

Every 7th Chandigarh Resident Is Diabetic, The Highest Incidence In 15 States

Every 7th Chandigarh Resident Is Diabetic, The Highest Incidence In 15 States

Chandigarh has highest incidence of Diabetes among 15 states; urban poor also afflicted, migrant population could be an important variable CHANDIGARH – UT residents could be doing less physical activity and having more junk food, thus city figures at the top in percentage of diabetic cases, say experts. The doctors say highest per capita income, […]

June 17th, 2017 | Posted in Punjab Link | Read More »

Capt. Amarinder Singh Concerned About Sikhs In US While His Own Congress Party Murdered Them In India

Capt. Amarinder Singh Concerned About Sikhs In US While His Own Congress Party Murdered Them In India

NEW DELHI – External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj on Sunday directed Indian Ambassador in the US Navtej Sarna to update Punjab chief minister Capt Amarinder Singh about issues relating to safety and security of Indians in that country. Swaraj’s direction came after the Punjab chief minister, in a tweet, requested Prime Minister Narendra Modi and […]

June 17th, 2017 | Posted in Punjab Link | Read More »

AAP Will Not Be A Compromising Opposition, Says HS Phoolka

AAP Will Not Be A Compromising Opposition, Says HS Phoolka

In a freewheeling chat with Hindustan Times on Monday, suave Phoolka was sharply critical, with his trademark scathing logic, of both the Congress government and Akalis, and fulsome in his optimism about AAP CHANDIGARH – Framing issues and articulation comes naturally to Harvinder Singh Phoolka. But in his new role as the leader of opposition […]

June 17th, 2017 | Posted in Punjab Link | 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 »

LINK Editor Meets Punjab Chief Minister Capt. Amarinder Singh

LINK Editor Meets Punjab Chief Minister Capt. Amarinder Singh

South Asian LINK editor R. Paul Dhillon met with Punjab Chief Minister Captain Amarinder Singh And Punjab’s Number #2 Man Brahm Mohindra during his trip to Punjab and India. Capt. Amarinder and Dhilon had a short five-minute chat where the first thing he said when Dhillon’s cousin Sahibjit Singh Sandhu and senior cabinet minister Brahm […]

May 31st, 2017 | Posted in Breaking News, International, Lead Story, Link News, News, Punjab Link, South Asian, South Asian, Top News, Views | Read More »

No State Reception For Harjit Sajjan In Native Punjab Upon His Arrival In Amritsar

No State Reception For Harjit Sajjan In Native Punjab Upon His Arrival In Amritsar

AMRITSAR – Canadian defence minister Harjit Singh Sajjan began his two-day visit to his native state Punjab on Wednesday evening with no representative of the state government receiving him at the Sri Guru Ram Dass Jee International Airport at Rajasansi in Amritsar, where he landed around 6.30 pm. Only a sub-divisional magistrate led officials who […]

April 22nd, 2017 | Posted in Punjab Link | Read More »

Punjab Decides To Scrap Khalsa University Act

Punjab Decides To Scrap Khalsa University Act

CHANDIGARH – The Punjab government has decided to scrap the controversial Khalsa University Act, 2016, “to save the Khalsa College from losing its heritage status by falling prey to privatisation”. On the other hand, the Khalsa College Governing Council (KCGC) is contemplating to take legal recourse against the government move. A decision to this effect […]

April 22nd, 2017 | Posted in Punjab Link | Read More »

Severe Heat Wave Sweeps Punjab, Haryana; Chandigarh On Hottest Day

Severe Heat Wave Sweeps Punjab, Haryana; Chandigarh On Hottest Day

CHANDIGARH – Punjab and Haryana continued to remain under the grip of severe heat wave conditions with some places in both the states, including Chandigarh, Narnaul and Karnal, experiencing the season’s hottest day on Monday. Narnaul in Haryana, which registered a maximum temperature of 45.3°C, once again turned out to be the hottest place in […]

April 22nd, 2017 | Posted in Punjab Link | Read More »