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Young South Asian Man Dead Following Gunfire In Burnaby

Young South Asian Man Dead Following Gunfire In Burnaby

BURNABY -  A South Asian man is dead following gunfire in Burnaby on Wednesday night.
Burnaby RCMP received several reports of shots fired near Lougheed Hwy and Rosser Avenue just before 10:30pm Wednesday.
Officers found the body of Aladdin Ramadan, 20, on the ground in front of a black Infiniti G37 near the intersection of Lougheed Highway.
Police [...]

September 27th, 2014 | Posted in South Asian | Read More »

South Asians Face An Increasingly Hostile Climate In US: Report

South Asians Face An Increasingly Hostile Climate In US: Report

WASHINGTON – Thirteen years after the tragic events of 9/11, South Asians in particular Muslim, Sikh, Hindu and the Arab communities face an increasingly hostile climate in the United States, according to a report.
The South Asian Americans Leading Together (SAALT) in its report ‘Under Suspicion, Under Attack’ documents over 150 incidents of hate violence and [...]

September 27th, 2014 | Posted in South Asian | Read More »

It’s A Long Journey From Self-Actualization To Self-Realization

It’s A Long Journey From Self-Actualization To Self-Realization

By Dr. Sawraj Singh
First of all, we should understand that self-actualization and self-realization are not one and the same thing, self-actualization is basically a western concept which means to raise awareness about self. However, in practice it means concentrating on yourself or seeing your existence alienated and divorced from others and limited to yourself. [...]

September 19th, 2014 | Posted in Breaking News, Editorial, International, Link News, News, South Asian, South Asian, Top 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 »

Punjabis Become Super Gypsies Of The Modern Age

Punjabis Become Super Gypsies Of The Modern Age

When Punjabis leave Punjab, their journey does not end in the country they land in. If someone tells them that another country offers more opportunity than the country that they are presently in, then they are quick to pack their bags and attempt to move again. Even within a country, they are ready to move [...]

August 29th, 2014 | Posted in Breaking News, Editorial, International, Link News, News, South Asian, 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 »

Immigrant Groups Say Citizenship Legislation Reforms Reveal “Racist” Harper Government Agenda

Immigrant Groups Say Citizenship Legislation Reforms Reveal “Racist” Harper Government Agenda

“The fact that Bill C-24 allows for the revocation of citizenship is illegal and disgraceful, and even more so considering that Indigenous people are the only people who are not themselves descendants of immigrants,” said Lakhbir Khunkhun of the East India Defence Committee.
VANCOUVER – A network of immigrant and refugee groups is asserting that [...]

August 20th, 2014 | Posted in Breaking News, International, Lead Story, Link News, News, South Asian | Read More »

Alleged Victim Of Indo-Canadian Veterinarian Harjinder Sekhon Speaks Out

Alleged Victim Of Indo-Canadian Veterinarian Harjinder Sekhon Speaks Out

Mission Veterinarian Rabinderjit Singh said he had another surgery this week and doctors are telling him he could have permanent damage. There are also visible scars on his face from the attack, which may leave a permanent disfigurement on his face.
By R. Paul Dhillon
SURREY – Mission Veterinarian Rabinderjit Singh, who is known to his [...]

August 8th, 2014 | Posted in Breaking News, Crime, International, Lead Story, Link News, South Asian, South Asian | Read More »

Punjabi Film Industry Needs Good Stories More Than Stars, Says Top Producer Rajan Batra

Punjabi Film Industry Needs Good Stories More Than Stars, Says Top Producer Rajan Batra

While the Punjabi film industry is beginning to grow, there are many growing pains like costs of production, including star-cast salaries which are going through the roof with new producers coming in the market to offer big money but these producers end up losing their shirt. They are part of the problem the industry is [...]

August 1st, 2014 | Posted in Bollywood, Breaking News, Education, Entertainment, International, Lead Story, Link News, News, South Asian | Read More »

America Can Only Be India’s Master, Not India’s Friend

America Can Only Be India’s Master, Not India’s Friend

By Dr. Sawraj Singh
India is now learning the difference between a friend and master. After the collapse of the Soviet Union, India switched sides and tried to be America’s friend. However, after about 20 years of dealing with America, India is now beginning to understand that America’s arrogance does not allow it to be [...]

August 1st, 2014 | Posted in Breaking News, Editorial, International, Link News, News, South Asian, South Asian, Top News | Read More »