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Canada Post And India Post Mark Diwali With Joint Historic Stamp

Canada Post And India Post Mark Diwali With Joint Historic Stamp

  TORONTO –Canada Post and India Post are joining hands to issue stamps that celebrateDiwali, the Festival of Lights, an important annual observance for many Hindus, Sikhs, Buddhists and Jains in Canada and around the world. The joint stamp issueis a historic first between these postal services and reflectsour country’s diversity in the year of […]

October 14th, 2017 | Posted in Link News | Read More »

Flag For Chandra!

Flag For Chandra!

On May 24 2017 the Canadian flag gracefully flew over the Peace tower at Parliament Hill in Ottawa, Canada and like every weekday morning the flag master had changed the Peace Tower flag. Also on that same day Chandra Bodalia peacefully took his last breath after a courageous battle with throat cancer. That flag that […]

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CHANDIGARH CHILD RAPE: Both Uncles Raped 10-Year-Old Girl, DNA Test Proves Younger Fathered Baby

CHANDIGARH CHILD RAPE: Both Uncles Raped 10-Year-Old Girl, DNA Test Proves Younger Fathered Baby

The 10-year-old rape victim gave birth to a girl at the Government Medical College and Hospital in Chandigarh’s Sector 32 in August. CHANDIGARH – The child born to a 10-year-old Chandigarh rape victim was fathered by her younger maternal uncle and not his elder brother as initially suspected, police said on Tuesday, basing it on […]

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BC Home Sales And Prices Climb Higher In September

BC Home Sales And Prices Climb Higher In September

VANCOUVER – BC home sales and prices climbed higher in a robust September which saw volume of sales rise to $5.8 billion, an increase of 30 percent from 2016 The British Columbia Real Estate Association (BCREA) reports that a total of 8,340 residential unit sales were recorded by the Multiple Listing Service in September, an […]

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Heer Celebrated!

Heer Celebrated!

250 Years of Heer was celebrated with an intimate evening of food, wine, and music at Surrey City Hall. The event featured performances by Madan Gopal Singh and Chaar Yaar who flew in from India for the evening. The eclectic program featured a mixed-media arts exhibition by the “dontdoze art collective”, who took the Heer […]

October 14th, 2017 | Posted in Entertainment, Link News, News, South Asian | Read More »

HEART FAILURE: Say No To Excess Salt

HEART FAILURE: Say No To Excess Salt

With the festive season on, most of us throw caution to the winds and indulge in all kinds of delicacies both sweet and savoury. But before you reach out for that tempting deep-fried, salt-laden plate of fries, be forewarned: a study has found that high salt intake is associated with increased risk of hypertension and […]

October 14th, 2017 | Posted in Health | Read More »

World Economy To Add 3.6% In 2017 As Recovery Quickens: IMF

World Economy To Add 3.6% In 2017 As Recovery Quickens: IMF

Global economic output should increase by 3.6 percent this year and by 3.7 percent in 2018, IMF said WASHINGTON – The International Monetary Fund on Tuesday bumped up its forecasts for global growth, saying an upswing in the world economy was likely to gather pace into next year. Global economic output should increase by 3.6 […]

October 14th, 2017 | Posted in Business | Read More »

India Wants Foreign Investors For $300 Billion Worth Of Energy Projects

India Wants Foreign Investors For $300 Billion Worth Of Energy Projects

  Oil minister Dharmendra Pradhan said India will offer projects worth $300 billion to foreign companies keen to invest in the country, in the next 10 years. NEW DELHI – India wants to attract foreign investors to $300 billion worth of energy projects planned for the next decade, oil minister Dharmendra Pradhan said, as the […]

October 14th, 2017 | Posted in Business | Read More »

Negative Propaganda Expected To Continue Sale Of Chinese Goods To Decline This Diwali

Negative Propaganda Expected To Continue Sale Of Chinese Goods To Decline This Diwali

Chinese items that are most sought after include fancy lights, lampshades, Ganesha and Laxmi idols, rangolis and crackers etc. NEW DELHI – Sale of Chinese goods such as lights, gift items, lamps and wall hangings may decline by 40-45% this Diwali as compared to last year as Indians are likely to prefer domestic products like […]

October 14th, 2017 | Posted in Business | Read More »

Mission Hill Winery Hosts India’s High Commissioner Vikas Swarup

Mission Hill Winery Hosts India’s High Commissioner Vikas Swarup

Well known BC businessman Anthony Von Mandl of Mission Hill Winery played gracious host to Swarup and  a diverse group of business people, politicians, community leaders, city and police officials and of course creative-arts community-media people, including LINK editor R. Paul Dhillon. As usual at Mission Hill events, the Honourable Justice Wally Oppal introduced the elites […]

October 8th, 2017 | Posted in Breaking News, Business, Entertainment, International, Lead Story, Link News, Link VIP'S, News, South Asian, South Asian, Top News | Read More »