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Indian National Jailed 20 Months For sex With Minor In Singapore

Indian National Jailed 20 Months For sex With Minor In Singapore

Dere Sachin Pravin, 39, was convicted before the state courts on three counts of sexual assault of a minor under 16, with two other counts taken into consideration.
SINGAPORE – In Singapore on Tuesday an Indian IT professional was sentenced to 20 months in jail for having sex with a minor. The arrest took place a [...]

July 4th, 2015 | Posted in International, South Asian, Top News | Read More »

Europe’s Oldest Man Nazar Singh Gets Grand Send Off

Europe’s Oldest Man Nazar Singh Gets Grand Send Off

JALANDHAR – The mortal remains of Nazar Singh (111), believed to be the oldest man in Europe, were consigned to flames at his native Fazilpur village in Jalandhar.
Nazar was born in 1904 in Jalandhar but had been settled in England since 1965. He came to Punjab on January 27 this year for a vacation but [...]

June 28th, 2015 | Posted in International, Link News, South Asian | Read More »

50th Wedding Anniversary

50th Wedding Anniversary

Ishwar Bhai and Lalita Ben Patel, owners of the iconic Ambika Foods grocery store on Victoria Drive, celebrated their 50th Wedding Anniversary with family and friends at a party in Richmond.

June 28th, 2015 | Posted in Link News, South Asian | Read More »

Mao’s China And Gandhi’s India – What A Stark Contrast!

Mao’s China And Gandhi’s India –  What A Stark Contrast!

By Dr. Sawraj Singh
I saw a beautiful comparison of the railways in China and India, titled Indian Elephant Vs Chinese Dragon: Snail Rail Vs Bullet Train, done by Headlines Today (an Indian news channel) and available to watch on Youtube.com. For the comparison, two Indian reporters travel in one of the best trains in [...]

April 17th, 2015 | Posted in Breaking News, Editorial, Link News, South Asian, Top News, Views | Read More »

MyFm Broadcasting Launches New Era In Punjabi Radio In Surrey

MyFm Broadcasting Launches New Era In Punjabi Radio In Surrey

SURREY – My FM Broadcasting inc., which runs on the frequency 106.9FM, is bringing a new era in Punjabi radio in Surrey, a market that has a number of Punjabi radio stations.
What sets the station apart, according to operators Ravinder Singh Pannu, Sarbjit Saroya and  Harvinder Dhandwar  is that it focuses on providing interesting and [...]

March 13th, 2015 | Posted in Entertainment, Link News, South Asian, South Asian, Top News | Read More »

South Asian Among Five Charged After Stealing Vehicles With Keys Left In Them

South Asian Among Five Charged After Stealing Vehicles With Keys Left In Them

Karim Vellani of North Vancouver has been charged with 2 counts of possession of stolen property over $5000, 1 count of theft of a motor vehicle,  2 counts of possession  of stolen property  under $5000,  1 count of attempted theft of motor vehicle, 1 count theft under $5000, 1 count of possession of break and [...]

February 7th, 2015 | Posted in South Asian | Read More »

Toronto Man Charged In Fatal Stabbing Of South Asian Teen

Toronto Man Charged In Fatal Stabbing Of South Asian Teen

TORONTO – An 18-year-old Toronto man has been charged with second-degree murder after a double stabbing that left a South Asian teen dead and another critically injured in the parking lot of Canada’s Wonderland.
The incident occurred just after 12:30 a.m. on Oct. 26. After receiving calls for a person with a weapon, York Regional Police [...]

November 24th, 2014 | Posted in Link News, South Asian | Read More »

Indo-American Teen Wins Prestigious Children’s Peace Prize

Indo-American Teen Wins Prestigious Children’s Peace Prize

NEW YORK -  Neha Gupta, an 18-year-old Indo-American, won the prestigious International Children’s Peace Prize for her work to help orphans in India and other vulnerable children.
Gupta won the award whose last year’s winner was Malala Yousufzai, who went on to win this year’s Nobel Peace Prize. Gupta from Philadelphia became the first ever American [...]

November 24th, 2014 | Posted in International, South Asian, Top News | Read More »

Indians Charged For Running Fraudulent Investment Scheme In U.S.

Indians Charged For Running Fraudulent Investment Scheme In U.S.

The Securities and Exchange Commission’s (SEC) Enforcement Division alleges that Pankaj Srivastava and Nataraj Kavuri offered “guaranteed” daily profits as they anonymously solicited investments for their investment management company called Profits Paradise.
NEW YORK – Two Indians have been charged by US authorities for running an alleged high-yield investment scheme through which they sought to exploit [...]

November 24th, 2014 | Posted in International, South Asian, Top News | Read More »

Guru Kabir Had Much The Same Thing To Say Prior To Guru Nanak

Guru Kabir Had Much The Same Thing To Say Prior To Guru Nanak

By Dr. J. Das
The LINK Newspaper’s November 8 edition contained a lengthy article by Dr. Kala Singh about the teachings of Guru Nanak for maintaining mental health. He went on to mention several points about Guru Nanak’s teachings: that no one is Hindu or Muslim, to give up ego and be humble, the incidents at [...]

November 16th, 2014 | Posted in South Asian, Top News | Read More »