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OLD HABITS DIE HARD: Sajjan’s Cherry Pit Spitting Can Be Traced To His Indian Roots

OLD HABITS DIE HARD: Sajjan’s Cherry Pit Spitting Can Be Traced To His Indian Roots

Canada’s Defence Minister Harjit Singh Sajjan was born in India – a country where hygiene, manners and courtesy are almost non-existent. Almost 70 percent of the population goes to toilet in open fields. Some of the pristine beaches of Goa are littered with garbage. Given this sad lack of hygiene and abundance of litter and […]

July 26th, 2017 | Posted in Breaking News, Commentary, International, Lead Story, Link Columnist, Link News, News, Punjab Link, South Asian, South Asian, Top News | Read More »

Canadians Bound For US Now Face More Security Measures Including Checking Of Electronic Devices

Canadians Bound For US Now Face More Security Measures Including Checking Of Electronic Devices

VANCOUVER – Canadians traveling to the US face more security measures including checking of electronic devices bigger than a smartphone as of Wednesday, July 19. Travellers are being advised to arrive at the airport at least two hours before flights to the U.S. as airline passengers travelling from Canada to the United States will face […]

July 22nd, 2017 | Posted in Link News | Read More »

PLEA Holds Appreciation Dinner To Celebrate Punjabi Language

PLEA Holds Appreciation Dinner To Celebrate Punjabi Language

By Balwant Sanghera Punjabi Language Education Association (PLEA) has been promoting Punjabi for more than 23 years. In addition to its Board of Directors, a large number of well- wishers of this language, including the media, have been actively involved in this process. PLEA is always very thankful to our electronic and print media for […]

July 22nd, 2017 | Posted in Link News | Read More »

Premium Movie Going Experience!

Premium Movie Going Experience!

Landmark Cinemas celebrated the completion of renovations at Landmark Cinemas Guildford Town Centreand Landmark Cinemas 10 New Westminster with an exclusive premier of the new Sci-fi film Valerian And The City Of A Thousand Planets     Both locations now exclusively offer Premium Powered Recliner Seating in all auditoriums providing a superior movie-going experience to […]

July 22nd, 2017 | Posted in Link News | Read More »

Khalsa Digital Library App Launched

Khalsa Digital Library App Launched

SURREY – The Khalsa Digital Library (KDL) increased it’s digital footprint by launching a new App in an effort spread it world-wide. City of Surrey Mayor Linda Hapner was the chief guest at the special launch ceremony in Surrey on Wednesday. KDL’s Baljinder Kaur briefly gave the background of this library and its work in […]

July 22nd, 2017 | Posted in Link News | Read More »

British Airways Backs Indo-British Entrepreneur’s Cheaper Heathrow Expansion Plan

British Airways Backs Indo-British Entrepreneur’s Cheaper Heathrow Expansion Plan

Located in west London, Heathrow is one of the largest employers in the area – many Indian-origin people are employed at various levels in the airport. LONDON – An Indo-British businessman has bid to build a new terminal and the controversial third runway at Heathrow airport that promises to reduce the cost of current estimates […]

July 22nd, 2017 | Posted in Link News | Read More »

Indo-American Women Jailed For Lying To US Grand Jury

Indo-American Women Jailed For Lying To US Grand Jury

Harjit Kaur Johal and Jasvir Kaur were sentenced by US district judge Garland Burrell. According to evidence presented at trial in March 2017, the two participated in a series of unemployment and disability fraud schemes in Yuba City. The organisers of the schemes were Mohammad Nawaz Khan, Mohammad Adnan Khan, Mohammad Shahbaz Khan, and Mohammad […]

July 22nd, 2017 | Posted in Link News | Read More »

Google Most Influential Brand In India, Says Study

Google Most Influential Brand In India, Says Study

Google is followed by Microsoft and Facebook at the second and third places, respectively. Patanjali and Reliance Jio have been ranked fourth and ninth, respectively, Ipsos said in its report of the most influential brands. NEW DELHI – Google has been ranked as the most influential brand in the country while Patanjali Ayurveda and Reliance […]

July 22nd, 2017 | Posted in Link News | Read More »

Gurdwara Doors Remain Wide Open To All

Gurdwara Doors Remain Wide Open To All

By Gira Bhatt While teaching a psychology class at an undergraduate level at KPU,  I often ask my students to partake in cultural and religious activities of diverse ethnic groups. The aim is to encourage students to peek outside their inner psychological comfort zone and develop a greater appreciation for the variations in how humans […]

July 22nd, 2017 | Posted in Link News | Read More »

European Sikhs Take Action To Safeguard Religious Identity

European Sikhs Take Action To Safeguard Religious Identity

AMRITSAR – Sikh representatives from across Europe recently met at the European Parliament to discuss actions aimed at safeguarding the Sikh identity in Europe. Besides, they also discussed about the Kirpan issue in Italy. Gurjeet Singh of Sikh Federation, UK, told TOI that with UK setting negotiations to exit the European Union in motion, an […]

July 22nd, 2017 | Posted in Link News | Read More »