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Indo-Canadian Realtor Admits He Didn’t Write His Real-Estate Exam

Indo-Canadian Realtor Admits He Didn’t Write His Real-Estate Exam

According to an order posted on the council’s website, Ryan Rana admitted he didn’t take the test himself after he was confronted with a discrepancy between a passport photo shown at the exam and the photograph on his website.
LANGLEY – An Indo-Canadian realtor is suspended after he admitted that someone else wrote his realty exam.
The [...]

April 28th, 2016 | Posted in Breaking News, Lead Story, Link News, News, South Asian, Top News | Read More »

Thank You Prime Minister Justin Trudeau For Finally Committing To An Official Apology For The Komagata Mau Tragedy

Thank You Prime Minister Justin Trudeau For Finally Committing To An Official Apology For The Komagata Mau Tragedy

April 11 Was A Great Day For The Entire South Asian Community And May 18 Will Be An Even Greater Day!
By Balwant Sanghera
Thanks to Prime Minister Justin Trudeau and his government that a dark chapter in Canadian history will finally have a closure on May 18. Monday, April 11 was a great day for the [...]

April 15th, 2016 | Posted in Breaking News, Editorial, International, Lead Story, Link News, Link VIP'S, South Asian, Top News | Read More »

Indo-Canadian Soccer Coach From Surrey Sentenced To 7 Years For Seeking Sex With 12-Year-Old Girl

Indo-Canadian Soccer Coach From Surrey Sentenced To 7 Years For Seeking Sex With 12-Year-Old Girl

Following a guilty plea by Surrey-based ex-soccer coach Kuldip “Kelly” Singh Mahal in early January in Seattle District court, Mahal was sentenced Tuesday to 7 years in jail for seeking sex with a 12-year-old girl.
SEATTLE – Following a guilty plea by Surrey-based ex-soccer coach Kuldip “Kelly” Singh Mahal in early January in Seattle District [...]

April 5th, 2016 | Posted in Breaking News, Crime, International, Lead Story, Link News, South Asian, Top News | Read More »

Creative BC’s New Head Prem Gill Makes Her First Trip To Hong Kong FILMART

Creative BC’s New Head Prem Gill Makes Her First Trip To Hong Kong FILMART

LINK editor R. Paul Dhillon spoke to Creative BC new chief Prem Gill after she made her first trip to a film market, attending the Hong Kong FILMART to promote BC’s burgeoning film industry. Here is our Q&A:
R. Paul Dhillon: BC’s film industry is thriving at the moment and some would say at the peak [...]

April 2nd, 2016 | Posted in Breaking News, Entertainment, Link News, South Asian, Top News | Read More »

Designers Parvesh-Jai Bringing Bollywood And South Asian Fashion To Inaugural Bridal Fashion Week

Designers Parvesh-Jai Bringing Bollywood And South Asian Fashion To Inaugural Bridal Fashion Week

The three-day fashion extravaganza is the brain-child of designers Parvesh-Jai, who recently opened their fashion boutique in Surrey.
By R. Paul Dhillon
VANCOUVER – Vancouver will be dazzled with a spectacular eruption of South Asian and Bollywood fashion at the Bridal Fashion Week taking place from April 8th-10th. The three-day fashion extravaganza is the brain-child of [...]

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

Bhagat Singh’s Revolutionary Legacy Can Awaken The Consciousness Of Our Youth

Bhagat Singh’s Revolutionary Legacy Can Awaken The Consciousness Of Our Youth

By Dr. Sawraj Singh
Bhagat Singh was, is, and will remain a great hero for the masses. Today we really need to awaken the consciousness of our people, particularly the youth, because consumer culture has consumed their consciousness. It has made their lives one-sided. This has weakened their consciousness and has made their material aspect dominant. [...]

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

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 the rise in [...]

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

Controversial Sikh Businessman Ripudaman Singh Malik Among 21 Sikhs Removed From India’s Blacklist

Controversial Sikh Businessman Ripudaman Singh Malik Among 21 Sikhs Removed From India’s Blacklist

The other NRI Sikhs who will now not face any visa restrictions from the Indian Government, post their delisting are — Satbir Singh Bhullar, Satnam Singh Johl, Gian Singh Sandhu, Daljit Singh Sekhon, Mokham Singh Bagria, Parshottam Singh Pamma, Gurwinder Singh Rana (associated with AISSF), Gurmeet Singh Aulakh, Prof Uday Singh, Parminder Singh Bal, [...]

March 30th, 2016 | Posted in Breaking News, International, Lead Story, Link News, Punjab Link, South Asian, Top News | Read More »

Indo-Canadian VPD Cadet Represents Canada At G7 Youth Foreign Ministers’ Meeting in Japan

Indo-Canadian VPD Cadet Represents Canada At G7 Youth Foreign Ministers’ Meeting in Japan

VPD Cadet Jay Mander, a grade 12 student from Gladstone Secondary School in Vancouver, was contacted by the Mayor of Hiroshima and advised that he had been selected to attend the 2016 G7 Meeting as a Canadian Youth Representative.
VANCOUVER – An Indo-Canadian VPD Cadet was selected as part of the youth delegation representing Canada at [...]

March 26th, 2016 | Posted in Breaking News, Link News, Link VIP'S, South Asian, Top News | Read More »

Babu Kishan’s SPOTLIGHT To Feature LINK Editor And Renowned Filmmaker R. Paul Dhillon

Babu Kishan’s SPOTLIGHT To Feature LINK Editor And Renowned Filmmaker R. Paul Dhillon

BabuKishan’s SPOTLIGHT (English) show, Saturday March 26th @ 9am and Sunday March 27th @ 4pm on SHAW116.
SURREY – Look who’s coming this week on the most remarkable prestigious show “BabuKishan’s SPOTLIGHT” on Shaw 116, someone who is the pride of the local South Asian Community.
“We proudly present our dear friend, Film Director and Award Winning [...]

March 24th, 2016 | Posted in Bollywood, Breaking News, Entertainment, International, Lead Story, Link News, Link VIP'S, Movie Reviews, South Asian, Top News | Read More »