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CRTC Pressured To Close Down Pirate Punjabi Stations From US

CRTC Pressured To Close Down Pirate Punjabi Stations From US

“There is reason to believe that Sher-E-Punjab, Radio India and Radio Punjab may be carrying on broadcasting undertakings in whole or in part in Canada without licences in contravention of the Broadcasting Act,” writes the CRTC in a notice of hearing.
By R. Paul Dhillon
With News Files
SURREY – After the recent heated radio application process in [...]

September 14th, 2014 | Posted in Lead Story, News | Read More »

TEACHERS’ STRIKE!

TEACHERS’ STRIKE!

Why Should We Suffer?
Members of the  Indo-Canadian community held another rally last Saturday under their “Walk For Half Million BC Kids’ Education” at Surrey’s Holland Park to seek an end to the ongoing teachers strike. Who’s to blame in this stalemate? Many feel the government but most parents just want their children in classrooms, learning [...]

September 14th, 2014 | Posted in Lead Story, News | Read More »

Doug’s Team!

Doug’s Team!

Surrey mayoral candidate Doug McCallum held a press conference on Tuesday to introduce his council team and his agenda for Surrey which is heavy on crime safety! His team includes Surrey Now editor Beau Simpson and two Indo-Canadians – Rina Gill and Justin Thind – as well as Laurie Guerra!

September 14th, 2014 | Posted in Lead Story, News | Read More »

There Will Be No Discounts On Tickets Like TOIFA So Buy Early, Say SLAM Promoters

There Will Be No Discounts On Tickets Like TOIFA So Buy Early, Say SLAM Promoters

SLAM TO ROCK VANCOUVER ON SEPTEMBER 27!

“We will not in any circumstances discount the tickets as we are putting on an actual show for the crowd and not an Awards show which TOIFA was,” said DBR Entertainment spokesperson Rana Atwal at a media luncheon last Saturday at the SLAM co-promoters Gagan and Mona Matta’s Verka [...]

September 12th, 2014 | Posted in Bollywood, Breaking News, Entertainment, International, Lead Story, Link News, News, South Asian, Top News | Read More »

Sikh Sangat Wants To Know What Ross Street Gurdwara Management Is Doing After Giving Khalsa Diwan Society Name To Private Gurdwara

Sikh Sangat Wants To Know What Ross Street Gurdwara Management Is Doing After Giving Khalsa Diwan Society Name To Private Gurdwara

“This is not a small thing.  If it wasn’t for the discovery of this document they would still be denying it.  If they hold the name of the Khalsa Diwan Society in high regard and respect as does the rest of the community then they need to apologize and suspend all those individuals that supported [...]

September 12th, 2014 | Posted in Breaking News, International, Lead Story, Link News, News, South Asian, Top News | Read More »

“I Want To Go To School!”

“I Want To Go To School!”

An Indo-Canadian community group held a walk on Wednesday called “Walk For Half Million BC Kids’ Education” at Surrey’s Holland Park to seek quick end to the ongoing teachers strike. This young girl is aptly expressing the thoughts of many BC kids who remain home after summer has come to an end. See story on [...]

September 7th, 2014 | Posted in Lead Story, News | Read More »

When Will It End?

When Will It End?

As the heat gets turned on both sides in the ongoing teachers strike, especially the government side which has shown little leadership in resolving the strike, there was some movement on both sides as  the B.C. Teachers’ Federation on Friday called on the Christy Clark government to agree to binding arbitration to end the strike [...]

September 7th, 2014 | Posted in Lead Story, News | Read More »

Indo-Canadian Brother-Sister Team Take First Place In First Leg Of Amazing Race Canada

Indo-Canadian Brother-Sister Team Take First Place In First Leg Of  Amazing Race Canada

When they were asked to get completely nude and return to their pose (with Sukhi Atwal just behind her brother Jinder, hands on his shoulder), they might have balked — but their opponents were in the same building attempting the same challenge, and given that only one team can complete the Fast Forward, there was [...]

September 7th, 2014 | Posted in Lead Story, News | Read More »

Ask Paarull!

Ask Paarull!

The LINK is starting a new relationship advice column this week with our resident “Relationship Guru” Paarull Bakshi, who will answer all your queries about what’s bothering you with your relationship with your significant other. See column on page 17.

September 7th, 2014 | Posted in Lead Story, News | Read More »

Justice In India Is A Herculean Battle Against Corrupt Justice System And Inefficient Bureaucracy

Justice In India Is A Herculean Battle Against Corrupt Justice System And Inefficient Bureaucracy

In Kuljit Singh Dhatt’s Murder At The Hands Of Three Punjab Cops – It Took 25 Years But His Brother Feels It Was Justice Denied And Is Appealing The Sentence Of 5 Years!

“In India – it is very hard to get justice and I can only tell you from my own experience in my [...]

September 5th, 2014 | Posted in Breaking News, Lead Story, Link News, Link VIP'S, News, Punjab Link, South Asian, South Asian | Read More »