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Attacks On Rising Leaders With Visible Minority Backgrounds A Disturbing Trend

Attacks On Rising Leaders With Visible Minority Backgrounds A Disturbing Trend

By Herman Thind A racial slur against a former Vancouver Park Board commissioner with a South Asian background is creating a social media furor. Meanwhile, a protest group is championing an online petition calling for the firing of British Columbia’s only deputy minister of colour. To many, these are disturbing signs that racism is on […]

April 1st, 2016 | Posted in Commentary, Link News, South Asian, Top News | Read More »

Beeba Boys Is A Nonsensical Gangster Joke-Fest From Controversial Director Deepa Mehta

Beeba Boys Is A Nonsensical Gangster Joke-Fest From Controversial Director Deepa Mehta

Making a film like Beeba Boys (it’s so convoluted and badly scripted) would be considered a joke in itself, as if the filmmaker has no clue of the gangster genre or how to construct a decent plot from such a treasure trove of material from the actual gang scene here but because it’s Mehta and […]

November 4th, 2015 | Posted in Bollywood, Breaking News, Commentary, Entertainment, International, Lead Story, Link News, Movie Reviews, South Asian, Top News | Read More »

Gadaar Not Just A Political Traitor But Cinematic Joke

Gadaar Not Just A Political Traitor But Cinematic Joke

By R. Paul Dhillon When it comes to the film work of Punjabi writer-director Amitoj Mann, it’s been a hit and miss. He made a relatively good 1984 insurency drama with Hawayiaan and then made a disaster with Sunny Deol starrer Kaafila. He finally recovered from that disaster to make the well received and well […]

June 16th, 2015 | Posted in Bollywood, Breaking News, Commentary, Lead Story, Link News, Movie Reviews, News, South Asian, Top News | Read More »

OPINION – Gun Violence In Surrey Demands Immediate Action

OPINION – Gun Violence In Surrey Demands Immediate Action

By John Horgan Leader, BC New Democrats VICTORIA ─ Nobody in British Columbia should ever wake up to the sound of gunfire in their neighborhood. But that’s exactly what the people of Surrey are enduring. During a single week this month, there were seven incidents of criminals opening fire on people, cars and houses in […]

March 21st, 2015 | Posted in Breaking News, Commentary, Crime, Link News, Top News | Read More »

50 Shades Of Grey Titillates With A Tortuous Villain As Its Hero

50 Shades Of Grey Titillates With A Tortuous Villain As Its Hero

By R. Paul Dhillon The much hyped rough-sex romanced 50 Shades of Grey is the antithesis of Romance or it’s romance for Sadists and those who enjoy the art of beating their partners. Of course the makers of the biggest box office hit on Valentine and President’s Day long weekend in the U.S. have tried […]

March 18th, 2015 | Posted in Bollywood, Breaking News, Commentary, Entertainment, Link News, Movie Reviews, South Asian, Top News | Read More »

Sukh Dhaliwal’s Big Nomination Win Doesn’t Bode Well For NDP’s Jinny Sims

Sukh Dhaliwal’s Big Nomination Win Doesn’t Bode Well For NDP’s Jinny Sims

Veteran Ex-MP Dhaliwal Crushes Newcomer Sarai By More Than 2300 Votes! With Sukh Dhaliwal winning so big and even though its only a nomination, the membership sign-up of 22,000 and the actual turnout of over 6800 people for a nomination fight doesn’t bode well for the current riding MP, the NDP’s Jinny (Jogindro Kaur) Sims, […]

December 17th, 2014 | Posted in Breaking News, Commentary, International, Lead Story, Link News, News, South Asian, Top News | Read More »

Enemies Of Sukh Dhaliwal Gang Up On Former MP As Mother Of All Nomination Battles Set For Next Saturday In Surrey-Newton

Enemies Of Sukh Dhaliwal Gang Up On Former MP As Mother Of All Nomination Battles Set For Next Saturday In Surrey-Newton

Federal Liberals Laughing All The Way To The Bank With Estimated Over $230,000 In Membership Fees Collected From Dhaliwal-Sarai Fight! Forces from near and far have teamed up against former MP Sukh Dhaliwal, including from India and those from his opponents across the political spectrum locally, to make sure that he doesn’t win the nomination […]

December 6th, 2014 | Posted in Breaking News, Commentary, International, Lead Story, Link News, News, South Asian, Top News | Read More »

Ontario Premier Washes Decades Of Sikh Community’s Hard Work On The Helmet Law Down The Drain

Ontario Premier Washes Decades Of Sikh Community’s Hard Work On The Helmet Law Down The Drain

Openly Gay Kathleen Wynne Has No Sympathies Or Understanding Of Another Visible Minority Group! The World Sikh Association (WSO) had been working with the Ontario Liberal government on this issue formally since February 2011, and had secured the support of members from both opposition parties and all four Sikh Liberal MPPs. “Now that the premier […]

August 26th, 2014 | Posted in Breaking News, Commentary, International, Lead Story, News, South Asian, South Asian | Read More »

Surrey Mayoral Poll Of 507 Online People Which Doesn’t Include Rasode Doesn’t Really Say Much

Surrey Mayoral Poll Of 507 Online People Which Doesn’t Include Rasode Doesn’t Really Say Much

Poll Has Doug McCallum Ahead Of Hepner But Is Meaningless Without Rasode! Former Surrey mayor Doug McCallum’s issue of neighbourhood wards resonated among those polled, with 53 per cent saying it was a “very good” or “good” idea. SURREY – A recent online poll of 507 people, which didn’t include Surrey councilor and third mayoral […]

July 29th, 2014 | Posted in Breaking News, Commentary, Lead Story, News, South Asian, Top News | Read More »

Mayoral Candidate Hepner Is Beatable And Her Surrey First Team Is Vulnerable Given The Loud Voices For Change!

Mayoral Candidate Hepner Is Beatable And Her Surrey First Team Is Vulnerable Given The Loud Voices For Change!

So Who Will You Choose For Surrey Mayor From Declared Or Soon To Be Declared Candidates Barinder Rasode, Linda Hepner And Doug “Paaji” McCallum? While there were many Indo-Canadians in attendance during Linda Hepner’s unveiling as Surrey First’s mayoral candidate on Wednesday and the three new members on their council candidates team, all of whom […]

June 27th, 2014 | Posted in Breaking News, Commentary, International, Lead Story, Link News, News, South Asian, Top News | Read More »