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Poets, Writers And Journalists Gather At Literary Hindi Fair

Poets, Writers And Journalists Gather At Literary Hindi Fair

By Acharya S.P.Dwivedi
Poets, writers and journalists  from across Canada  gathered , on the invitation of Alberta Hindi Parishad, at  the Center of Council of India Societies  in Edmonton on November1, 2014. They informally   discussed the issues related with Hindi teaching, publication and  promotion.
Acharya Dwivedi found that mostly, Hindi teaching is being carried by the temples [...]

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

VISAFF’s Special Film Networking Event To Be Highlight Of One-Day Film Festival

VISAFF’s Special Film Networking Event To Be Highlight Of One-Day Film Festival

Vancouver International South Asian Film Festival & Networking Event at SFU Woodwards, World Art Centre on Sunday, November 30.
VANCOUVER – The 4th annual Vancouver International South Asian Film Festival will be held on Sunday, November  30th at the beautiful World Art Centre at the SFU Woodward Building in Gastown. For the very first time [...]

November 22nd, 2014 | Posted in Bollywood, Entertainment, International, Link News, News, South Asian, Top News | Read More »

Vancouver Power Players Honoured!

Vancouver Power Players Honoured!

By R. Paul Dhillon
Vancouver Magazine’s annual Power 50 honoured the city’s movers and shakers Monday night at the Vancouver Club. This year’s list included Luigi Acquilini, the father of the Vancouver Canucks owners the Acquilini brothers, who was named Number One on the list.
There were two Indo-Canadians and one Nepali-Canadian on the list.

Construction King Daljit [...]

November 22nd, 2014 | Posted in Breaking News, Entertainment, International, Link News, Link VIP'S, News, South Asian, Top News | Read More »

Shocking Surrey Election Results Means Some Will Have To Pay A Price!

Shocking Surrey Election Results Means Some Will Have To Pay A Price!

By R. Paul Dhillon
Surrey’s elections results Saturday night were shocking for many, especially for those who spent a lot of money, time and energy only to see Surrey First run away with it with a clean sweep of mayor, council and school board positions.
The results were shocking for only one reason [...]

November 21st, 2014 | Posted in Breaking News, International, Link News, News, South Asian, Top News | Read More »

Punjabi-Canadians Rock In BC Civic Elections With Two Elected Mayor In Kelowna And Vernon

Punjabi-Canadians Rock In BC Civic Elections With Two Elected Mayor In Kelowna And Vernon

Twelve Indo-Canadians Elected To Council Around BC Including Newcomer Kelly Chahal In Abbotsford!

The winners’ circle includes Collin Basran, who has been elected as the youngest Mayor in the city of Kelowna with Akbal Singh Mund becoming the mayor in Vernon.

Big Council winners included Surrey First’s Tom Gill who again topped all [...]

November 21st, 2014 | Posted in Breaking News, International, Lead Story, Link News, Link VIP'S, News, South Asian, Top News | Read More »

Punjab Should Learn From Kerala’s Experience

Punjab Should Learn From Kerala’s Experience

By Dr. Sawraj Singh
Recently, we spent about two weeks in Kerala. Kerala’s model of development seems to be working much better than Punjab’s model. Many Punjabis who visit Kerala are very impressed by Kerala’s progress and have told us that we must go there to see the difference. The feeling among Punjabis seems to [...]

November 21st, 2014 | Posted in Breaking News, Editorial, International, Link News, South Asian, Top News | Read More »

Crime Stoppers ‘MOST WANTED’

Crime Stoppers ‘MOST WANTED’

Crime Stoppers “Crime of the Week” is weekly information provided by police investigators who need public assistance in making our communities safer by identifying individuals involved in committing crimes.
If you have any information regarding the incident listed here, please contact Crime Stoppers anonymously. You could be eligible for a reward of up to $2000 upon [...]

November 16th, 2014 | Posted in Crime, Link News | Read More »

23-Year-Old Indo-American Is One Of The Youngest U.S. Lawmakers

23-Year-Old Indo-American Is One Of The Youngest U.S. Lawmakers

WASHINGTON – Niraj Antani, a 23-year-old Indo-American student was elected to the Ohio House of Representatives, becoming one of the youngest state lawmakers in the U.S.
“I am deeply honored to have been elected your State Representative for Ohio’s 42nd House District. Thank you all so much for the support. “I will work hard & fight [...]

November 16th, 2014 | Posted in Lead Story, Link News | Read More »

Wards Are Coming To Surrey If McCallum, Rasode Or Bajwa Elected Mayor On Saturday

Wards Are Coming To Surrey If McCallum, Rasode Or Bajwa Elected Mayor On Saturday

SURREY – Wards in Surrey will be a reality if Doug McCallum, Barinder Rasode or Vikram Bajwa are elected mayor on Saturday with Linda Hepner probably on the fence but most likely will not carry through on bringing the ward system to Surrey
Surrey resident Shan Rana has long supported the Ward system already in place [...]

November 16th, 2014 | Posted in Link News | Read More »

Power Player?

Power Player?

Who will be the newest indo-Canadian power player on Vancouver Magazine’s annual Power 50 List, which will be unveiled at the classy Vancouver Club on Monday evening in downtown Vancouver. If you are really interested in knowing then you can find out on the LINK’s website as we predicted that a certain Indo-Canadian developer who [...]

November 16th, 2014 | Posted in Link News | Read More »