Home » Lead Story You are browsing entries filed in “Lead Story”

Surrey Police Approved By NDP Government With Wally Oppal To Oversee Transition

Surrey Police Approved By NDP Government With Wally Oppal To Oversee Transition

SURREY – Minister of Public Safety and Solicitor General Mike Farnworth gave the green light Thursday to Surrey’s new city police force, granting Surrey Mayor Doug McCallum and his supporters their wish to have Surrey’s own police force at an added expense and less safety, according to a growing number of critics of the police […]

August 22nd, 2019 | Posted in Breaking News, Business, International, Lead Story, Link News, News, Punjab Link, South Asian, South Asian, Top News | Read More »

DESI ANGREJ: The Fusion Generation Promotions Fully Underway!

DESI ANGREJ: The Fusion Generation Promotions Fully Underway!

DESI ANGREJ: The Fusion Generation Releases On August 30th Track – SHOOTER Artist – Balvir Boparai Music – Harj Nagra Label – MMM Music & Films Directed & Produced by R. Paul Dhillon The second promotional track from DESI ANGREJ: The Fusion Generation Motion Picture Soundtrack “SHOOTER” by the legendary Balvir Boparai was released on […]

August 18th, 2019 | Posted in Bollywood, Breaking News, Business, Editorial, Education, Entertainment, International, Lead Story, Link Columnist, Link Feautre, Link News, Link VIP'S, Movie Reviews, News, Punjab Link, Soap Masala, South Asian, South Asian, Top News | Read More »

INDIAN VISA FRAUD: Rejection Of Indian Visitor Visas To Canada Rise Steeply Due To Fraud

INDIAN VISA FRAUD: Rejection Of Indian Visitor Visas To Canada Rise Steeply Due To Fraud

Data provided by the federal government show that the percentage of refusals due to an applicant misrepresenting themselves – through fraudulent submissions, for instance – has nearly tripled. In 2017, 0.9 per cent of all Indian visitor-visa rejections were for misrepresentation; from January to May this year, the number jumped to 2.5 per cent. OTTAWA […]

August 11th, 2019 | Posted in Business, International, Lead Story, Link News, News, South Asian, Top News | Read More »

South Asian Man Sought In Surrey Sex Assault

South Asian Man Sought In Surrey Sex Assault

The man is described as South Asian, approximately 30-years-old, with a medium build, wearing a head scarf, grey shirt, and black shorts. SURREY – Despite much publicizing of a South Asian (possibly turbaned as he had his head covered with a cloth) man who allegedly committed a sex assault in Surrey, the police has not […]

August 10th, 2019 | Posted in Lead Story, Link News, Top News | Read More »

High Achiever!

High Achiever!

Osoyoos Secondary school graduate Simrat Sekhon is this year’s recipient of the Governor General’s Medal for academic achievement after finishing the school year with the highest GPA. Principal Scott Tremblay presented her with the award on Thursday.

July 24th, 2019 | Posted in International, Lead Story, Link News, Link VIP'S, News, South Asian, South Asian, Top News | Read More »

NDP Says BC Liberals Pushing Fake News While It Was Their Own Government That Raided BC Hydro

NDP Says BC Liberals Pushing Fake News While It Was Their Own Government That Raided BC Hydro

“Raiding BC Hydro to pad a surplus is the BC Liberals’ move, not ours,” said New Democrat MLA Bruce Ralston. “They raided hundreds of millions of dollars in their long 16 years of government. That did real damage to our public utility and people felt the sting of it on their energy bill. Their bad […]

July 23rd, 2019 | Posted in International, Lead Story, Link News, News, South Asian, Top News | Read More »

Surrey Gets Komagata Maru Street Sign To Honour Victims Of Canada’s Racist History

Surrey Gets Komagata Maru Street Sign To Honour Victims Of Canada’s Racist History

At Monday night’s Council Meeting, Council voted to authorize the installation of commemorative signs that say Komagata Maru Way on 75A Avenue between 120 Street and 121A Street. In addition to the commemorative street name signs, Council also approved the installation of a storyboard at R.A Nicholson Park, explaining the history of the Komagata Maru […]

July 9th, 2019 | Posted in Breaking News, International, Lead Story, Link News, Link VIP'S, News, South Asian, Top News | Read More »

Paldi Gurdwara Celebrates 100th Anniversary!

Paldi Gurdwara Celebrates 100th Anniversary!

The Mayo family members including Joan and Davinder Mayo were part of the huge crowd that gathered at Paldi on Saturday, June 29 to celebrate the 100th anniversary of the founding of the community, located midway between Duncan and Lake Cowichan. Although its founders were Sikhs, originally coming over from the Lower Mainland, the population […]

July 9th, 2019 | Posted in International, Lead Story, Link News, Link VIP'S, News, South Asian, South Asian, Top News | Read More »

Anti-Gang Music Video TARGETS Premiere Gets Lots Of Love And Support

Anti-Gang Music Video TARGETS Premiere Gets Lots Of Love And Support

A group of artists – R. Paul Dhillon (journalist-Editor of the LINK and filmmaker), Niranjan Singh “Nanji” Dhaliwal (song writer-lyricist), Sam Sidhu (music director) and Gogi Bains (singer) – came together with actors, technicians and many other supporters like Kal Dosanjh and his KIDSPLAY organization, to produce an anti-gang violence arts-music video campaign called TARGETS […]

July 7th, 2019 | Posted in Bollywood, Breaking News, Editorial, Entertainment, International, Lead Story, Link News, Link VIP'S, Movie Reviews, News, Punjab Link, Soap Masala, South Asian, South Asian, Top News, Views | Read More »

Former LINK Reporter Neelam Verma’s Debut Novel 1971 – A War Story Examines The Missing And Presumed Dead 54 Indian Soldiers Inside Pakistan

Former LINK Reporter Neelam Verma’s Debut Novel 1971 – A War Story Examines The Missing And Presumed Dead 54 Indian Soldiers Inside Pakistan

Lest we forget that the 54 Indian defence personnel who had gone to 1971 India Pakistan war, never came back despite the presence of evidence of them being alive. Based on this true story, Canadian writer Dr Neelam Batra-Verma’s debut novel was released by High Commissioner of Bangladesh in India Honourable Syed Muezzam Ali in […]

March 7th, 2019 | Posted in International, Lead Story, Link News, News, Top News | Read More »