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Sikh-American Called Terrorist By Trump Supporter

Sikh-American Called Terrorist By Trump Supporter

A councilman from Hoboken, New Jersey, Ravinder Bhalla sent out an innocent tweet on Thursday morning, on passing a measure to make bike lanes a part of Hoboken’s waterfront. Completely unprovoked and ad hominem, a Twittizen going by the name Robert Dubenezic hit him with a tweet: “How the hell did Hoboken even allow this [...]

May 27th, 2016 | Posted in Breaking News, International, Link News, South Asian, Top News | Read More »

Conservatives Say Goodbye To MP Stephen Harper After Disastrous Election

Conservatives Say Goodbye To MP Stephen Harper After Disastrous Election

VANCOUVER – Thousands of Conservatives bid farewell to former leader Stephen Harper Thursday night after he led the party to a crushing defeat last October with his divisive agenda.
The first full day of the Tories’ convention on Friday saw intensive debate on issues ranging from whether to drop the current policy opposing same sex marriage [...]

May 27th, 2016 | Posted in Breaking News, Link News, News, South Asian, Top News | Read More »

Why Can’t Punjab Police Cope With Crime?

Why Can’t Punjab Police Cope With Crime?

This police inability or lack of will to crack major murderous attacks, especially of sectarian tinge and having genesis at succession rows or Sikh dera rivalries, threatens to eclipse director general of police (DGP) Suresh Arora’s lofty promise to provide “atmosphere of safety and security” as he completes seven months in office on Wednesday.
CHANDIGARH – [...]

May 27th, 2016 | Posted in Breaking News, International, Link News, News, Punjab Link, South Asian, Top News | Read More »

US Sikhs Throw Bottles At Capt Amarinder Singh’s Car During California Rally Tuesday Night

US Sikhs Throw Bottles At Capt Amarinder Singh’s Car During California Rally Tuesday Night

LOS ANGELES – Almost two weeks after Punjab Congress president Capt Amarinder Singh cancelled his tour of Canada, American Sikh activists raised pro-Khalistan slogans and hurled bottles at the his car while he was leaving a conference venue at Clovis in California Tuesday night.
While the beleaguered Captain refuted the reports, plenty of Youtube videos showed [...]

May 6th, 2016 | Posted in Breaking News, International, Link News, News, Punjab Link, South Asian, Top News | Read More »

Lower Mainland Sikh Community Rallies To Assist Those Displaced By Wildfires In Alberta

Lower Mainland Sikh Community Rallies To Assist Those Displaced By Wildfires In Alberta

SURREY – Lower Mainlan’s Sikh Societies have come to the support of those who have been devastated by the wild fires in Fort McMurray, Alberta, where all 80,000 inhabitants have been evacuated from their homes and some neighbourhoods have been completely destroyed.
The Sikh Community, who has a history of helping people in need across the [...]

May 6th, 2016 | Posted in Breaking News, International, Lead Story, Link News, Link VIP'S, News, South Asian, Top News | Read More »

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 »