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Honouring Veteran Journalist Promod Puri

Honouring Veteran Journalist Promod Puri

Puri’s Book “Hinduism Beyond Rituals, Customs And Traditions” Launched!
SURREY – Veteran journalist and founder of the LINK newspaper Promod Puri is one of the senior-most South Asian journalists and humanists in Canada.
Recently he published a well researched book “Hinduism beyond rituals, customs and traditions”, which was launched by the Global Hindu Foundation of Canada on [...]

May 2nd, 2016 | Posted in Breaking News, Lead Story | Read More »

Surrey’s Massive Vaisakhi Nagar Kirtan Goes Off Without A Hitch

Surrey’s Massive Vaisakhi Nagar Kirtan Goes Off Without A Hitch

“No arrests. No crime,” Surrey RCMP Cpl. Scotty Schumann said of this year’s parade day. “Three hundred and fifty thousand people participated peacefully in this fantastic family community event.”
SURREY — While many are talking about the massive crowd of 350,000 plus (some critics are saying how did they measure this) but the biggest thing to [...]

May 2nd, 2016 | Posted in Lead Story | Read More »

Indo-Canadian Realtor Admits He Didn’t Write His Real-Estate Exam

Indo-Canadian Realtor Admits He Didn’t Write His Real-Estate Exam

According to an order posted on the council’s website, Ryan Rana admitted he didn’t take the test himself after he was confronted with a discrepancy between a passport photo shown at the exam and the photograph on his website.
LANGLEY – An Indo-Canadian realtor is suspended after he admitted that someone else wrote his realty exam.
The [...]

April 28th, 2016 | Posted in Breaking News, Lead Story, Link News, News, South Asian, Top News | Read More »

Honours For Sartaj

Honours For Sartaj

Well known Punjabi singer Satinder Sartaj received special honours courtesy of Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau during Vaisakhi celebrations in Ottawa this week. See highlights on page 44.

April 16th, 2016 | Posted in Lead Story | Read More »

Thank You Prime Minister Justin Trudeau For Finally Committing To An Official Apology For The Komagata Mau Tragedy

Thank You Prime Minister Justin Trudeau For Finally Committing To An Official Apology For The Komagata Mau Tragedy

April 11 Was A Great Day For The Entire South Asian Community And May 18 Will Be An Even Greater Day!
By Balwant Sanghera
Thanks to Prime Minister Justin Trudeau and his government that a dark chapter in Canadian history will finally have a closure on May 18. Monday, April 11 was a great day for the [...]

April 16th, 2016 | Posted in Lead Story | Read More »

Deputy Calgary Police Chief Sat Parhar Under Investigation For Falsifying Documents

Deputy Calgary Police Chief Sat Parhar Under Investigation For Falsifying Documents

Deputy Calgary Police Chief Sat Parhar is in charge of the Bureau of Specialized Investigations, which is the area responsible for organized crime, intelligence, and anti-corruption.
CALGARY – The Indo-Canadian Deputy Chief of Police in Calgary is under investigation for falsifying court documents and other infractions.
CTV Calgary reported that the Chief of Police knew that Sat [...]

April 16th, 2016 | Posted in Lead Story | Read More »

Thank You Prime Minister Justin Trudeau For Finally Committing To An Official Apology For The Komagata Mau Tragedy

Thank You Prime Minister Justin Trudeau For Finally Committing To An Official Apology For The Komagata Mau Tragedy

April 11 Was A Great Day For The Entire South Asian Community And May 18 Will Be An Even Greater Day!
By Balwant Sanghera
Thanks to Prime Minister Justin Trudeau and his government that a dark chapter in Canadian history will finally have a closure on May 18. Monday, April 11 was a great day for the [...]

April 15th, 2016 | Posted in Breaking News, Editorial, International, Lead Story, Link News, Link VIP'S, South Asian, Top News | Read More »

Indo-Canadian Soccer Coach From Surrey Sentenced To 7 Years For Seeking Sex With 12-Year-Old Girl

Indo-Canadian Soccer Coach From Surrey Sentenced To 7 Years For Seeking Sex With 12-Year-Old Girl

Following a guilty plea by Surrey-based ex-soccer coach Kuldip “Kelly” Singh Mahal in early January in Seattle District court, Mahal was sentenced Tuesday to 7 years in jail for seeking sex with a 12-year-old girl.
SEATTLE – Following a guilty plea by Surrey-based ex-soccer coach Kuldip “Kelly” Singh Mahal in early January in Seattle District court, [...]

April 9th, 2016 | Posted in Lead Story | Read More »

Street Named After Indo-Canadian Pioneer!

Street Named After Indo-Canadian Pioneer!

Indo-Canadian pioneer Jack Uppal has made history posthumously by becoming the first South Asian in history to get a Vancouver city street named after him. See story on page 9.

April 9th, 2016 | Posted in Lead Story | Read More »

TOIFA Looking For Millions More From Christy Clark For Another Pre-Election Bollywood Party In 2017

TOIFA Looking For Millions More From Christy Clark For Another Pre-Election Bollywood Party In 2017

BC Shovelled $11 Million To The Awards Organizers In 2013!
The LINK wrote extensively on this issue and the subsequent election, which brought Clark and the BC Liberals a majority government despite the NDP leading in the polls, showed that the government benefitted enormously with South Asian voters through ticket giveaways and other freebees associated with [...]

April 9th, 2016 | Posted in Lead Story | Read More »