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Centre Finally Invites Protesting Farm Unions of Punjab For Talks

Centre Finally Invites Protesting Farm Unions of Punjab For Talks

CHANDIGARH – A two-member ministerial delegation of the BJP-led NDA government is all set to hold talks with the leaders of protesting farmer unions of Punjab on Friday. A letter from Secretary, Agriculture, Sudhanshu Panday, inviting the union leaders for talks with Agriculture Minister Narinder Singh Tomar and Railways Minister Piyush Goyal has been sent […]

November 16th, 2020 | Posted in South Asian, Top News | Read More »

Surrey’s Got Many Deserving Ministers But Jagrup Brar Deserves To Be In The inner Circle

Surrey’s Got Many Deserving Ministers But Jagrup Brar Deserves To Be In The inner Circle

By R. Paul Dhillon SURREY – Premier John Horgan and the NDP won a landslide victory Saturday night and made history as one of BC NDP’s biggest victory with 55 seats before the mail-in ballots are counted and according to trends, NDP may actually end up even higher than 55. But the big victory brings […]

November 10th, 2020 | Posted in Link Columnist, Link News, South Asian | Read More »

Indo-American Woman Gets Over 15 Years Imprisonment For Human Trafficking

Indo-American Woman Gets Over 15 Years Imprisonment For Human Trafficking

Satish Kartan and his wife, Sharmistha Barai, were found guilty of conspiracy to obtain forced labour. WASHINGTON – An Indian-American from California has been sentenced to 188 months in prison for forced labour violations and ordered to pay $15,657 in restitution to three victims, in part to cover their back wages and other losses, the […]

November 5th, 2020 | Posted in South Asian, Top News | Read More »

Veteran Toronto Cop, South Asian Men Among 10 Charged Sexual Exploitation Of 16-Year-Old Girl

Veteran Toronto Cop, South Asian Men Among 10 Charged Sexual Exploitation Of 16-Year-Old Girl

Aryan Khemka, 19, Mohammad Ahmadi, 35, Sayad Jalai, 27, Feiya Liu, 29, Paul Pochmurski, 45, Angel Pina Sanchez, 36, Dragomir Popovic, 41, Austin Morden, 27, and Michael Yimer, 29, are charged with the sexual exploitation of a 16-year-old girl. TORONTO -A number of South Asian men and a veteran Toronto police constable are among 10 […]

June 25th, 2020 | Posted in South Asian, South Asian, Top News | Read More »

FEATURE DOCUMENTARY: Gone Are The Days Is A Powerful Indictment Of Institutional Racism In Canada

FEATURE DOCUMENTARY: Gone Are The Days Is A Powerful Indictment Of Institutional Racism In Canada

Filmmaker R. Paul Dhillon and his MMM Films are proud to announce their upcoming Feature Documentary GONE ARE THE DAYS, a powerful indictment of institutional racism in Canada. The Canadian elites talk a big game about fighting racism but what Dr. Hakam Bhullar and his colleagues did in fighting this absolutely abhorrent form of extreme […]

April 11th, 2020 | Posted in Bollywood, Breaking News, Business, Entertainment, International, Lead Story, Link News, Link VIP'S, Punjab Link, South Asian, South Asian, Top News | Read More »

BCFED Wants Employment Standards To Apply To Uber And Lyft

BCFED Wants Employment Standards To Apply To Uber And Lyft

VANCOUVER – The BC Federation of Labour (BCFED) is challenging BC’s Passenger Transportation Board (PTB) to ensure ride-hailing companies don’t ignore labour laws at the expense of workers’ rights. In a letter to the PTB released today, the BCFED outlined why ride-hailing drivers should be classified as employees and have the protection of the Employment […]

October 1st, 2019 | Posted in Business, International, Link News, News, South Asian, Top News | Read More »

Trouble For Congress CM Kamal Nath As Home Ministry Wants 1984 Massacre Of Sikhs Case Reopened

Trouble For Congress CM Kamal Nath As Home Ministry Wants 1984 Massacre Of Sikhs Case Reopened

NEW DELHI – A case linked to the 1984 massacre of Sikhs, where witnesses alleged the involvement of senior Congress leader Kamal Nath, will be re-opened again following orders from the Union home ministry. Kamal Nath has denied having a role in the riots and was given the benefit of the doubt by the commission […]

September 16th, 2019 | Posted in International, South Asian, Top News | Read More »

Tax And Gambling In Canada

Tax And Gambling In Canada

Have you ever watched an episode of The Price is Right from south of the border and been shocked at a contestant’s choice of prize? When faced with the option of an all-expenses around the world trip or a cash sum of $20,000, why do they always choose the cash? The reasoning behind it is […]

September 5th, 2019 | Posted in Business, Link News, News, South Asian | Read More »

FILM REVIEW: DESI ANGREJ Writer-Director R. Paul Dhillon Weaves Past-Present-Future In A Fun-Filled Cultural Ride Through Diverse Canadian Landscape

FILM REVIEW: DESI ANGREJ Writer-Director R. Paul Dhillon Weaves Past-Present-Future In A Fun-Filled Cultural Ride Through Diverse Canadian Landscape

DESI ANGREJ: The Fusion Generation Starring: Gulshan Grover, Sitara Hewitt, Munish Sharma, Thugpun, Balinder Johal, Dasaundha Kaler, B. K. Singh Rakhra, Nikki Shauna, Gelsea Mae, Raj Kumar Toora, Steve Dhillon, Charles Raahul Singh, Rashi Grewal, Sid Bhullar, Sunee Dhaliwal, Ash Dhawan, Jas Heer, Nalini Bhui And Many Others Written, Produced & Directed by R. Paul […]

August 31st, 2019 | Posted in Bollywood, Entertainment, International, Lead Story, Link News, Link VIP'S, Movie Reviews, News, Soap Masala, South Asian, South Asian, Top News | Read More »

Burnaby Councillor Sav Dhaliwal Wants Caps On Ride-Haling Operators While Jinny Sims Disappointed And Shocked At PTB Decision To Not Control The Number Of Ride-Hailing Cars

Burnaby Councillor Sav Dhaliwal Wants Caps On Ride-Haling Operators While Jinny Sims Disappointed And Shocked At PTB Decision To Not Control The Number Of Ride-Hailing Cars

By R. PAUL DHILLON LINK Editor SURREY – With Ride-hailing services getting the green light to operate in BC starting next week, there has been again uproar from the Taxi industry and concerns related primarily to the number of ride-hailing cars that will be on the road as well as environmental concerns. The LINK spoke […]

August 28th, 2019 | Posted in Business, Lead Story, Link News, News, South Asian, Top News | Read More »