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First Turbaned Sikh Warden Appointed By Corrections Canada

First Turbaned Sikh Warden Appointed By Corrections Canada

Sawinder (Sav) Singh Bains was appointed as the Warden of Fraser Valley Institution in Abbotsford on last July.
By R. Paul Dhillon
With News Files From CSC
SURREY – The Correctional Service of Canada has appointed the first Turbaned Sikh Warden to be the institutional head of a federal prison in Canada.
Sawinder (Sav) Singh Bains was appointed [...]

April 25th, 2017 | Posted in Breaking News, International, Lead Story, Link News, Link VIP'S, News, South Asian, Top News | Read More »

Writer-Director R. Paul Dhillon’s Romantic Comedy The Fusion Generation Completes Rough Cut

Writer-Director R. Paul Dhillon’s Romantic Comedy The Fusion Generation Completes Rough Cut

TFG Features Hollywood Film-TV Star Sitara Hewitt And
Bollywood Legend Gulshan Grover!
The Fusion Generation also features award-winning actress Balinder Johal (Beeba Boys, Heaven On Earth) along with accomplished stage actor Munish Sharma as the male lead Jag Dhaliwal and rising star rapper Thugpun as well as Canadian actors BK Singh Rakhra, Nimet Kanji, Dasundha Kaler, [...]

April 25th, 2017 | Posted in Bollywood, Breaking News, Entertainment, International, Lead Story, Link News, Link VIP'S, Movie Reviews, News, Soap Masala, South Asian, South Asian, Top News | Read More »

PICS Insider Satbir Singh Cheema To Succeed Founder Charan Gill As New CEO

PICS Insider Satbir Singh Cheema To Succeed Founder Charan Gill As New CEO

Veteran Progressive Intercultural Community Services Society’s (PICS) employee  Satbir Singh Cheema, currently Director of Employment Programs and Planning, will succeed founder and outgoing CEO Charan Gill as the Social Services Society heads into a new era post Gill, who is stepping down after 30 years of stellar service to the organization. Welcoming Cheema as CEO, [...]

April 24th, 2017 | Posted in Breaking News, Lead Story, Link News, Top News | Read More »

Indo-Canadian Dominated Rick Hansen Basketball Team Wins Gold

Indo-Canadian Dominated Rick Hansen Basketball Team Wins Gold

The Indo-Canadian dominated Rick Hansen Senior Secondary boys basketball team from Abbotsford earned its first gold medal, winning a provincial title March 11 at the Langley Events Centre last weekend. It’s ironic that a  school which has often been criticized for its diversity, wins a provincial championship because of it. Every member of this team, [...]

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

Suspected Killer Tytler Refuses To Undergo Lie Detector Test Again In 1984 Massacre Of Sikhs

Suspected Killer Tytler Refuses To Undergo Lie Detector Test Again In 1984 Massacre Of Sikhs

NEW DELHI – Congress leader Jagdish Tytler on Tuesday yet again refused to undergo a lie detector test in connection with the 1984 massacre of Sikhs case.
A Delhi Court has reserved its order till May 9.
Earlier in February this year, the Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) had sought the court’s permission for lie-detector tests on [...]

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

Sikh Cabbie Assaulted, Turban Snatched By Passengers In US

Sikh Cabbie Assaulted, Turban Snatched By Passengers In US

NEW YORK – A 25-year-old Sikh cab driver was assaulted and his turban knocked off by drunk passengers, an incident the police was investigating as a possible hate crime.
The incident took place here early Sunday morning and has left Harkirat Singh, an immigrant from Punjab who moved to the US three years ago, scared.
“I’m so [...]

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

Plaque Ceremony!

Plaque Ceremony!

PICS life members were presented with plaques dedicated in their name or in the name of their loved ones to be placed outside rooms at PICS seniors home in a simple ceremony this week.

A large number of rooms at PICS Independent and Assisted Living facility are sponsored by PICS supporters and life members and PICS [...]

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

Punjab Chief Minister Needs To Get With The Program And Stop Playing Politics!

Punjab Chief Minister Needs To Get With The Program And Stop Playing Politics!

An open letter to Capt. Amrinder Singh:
Respected Sir:
With due respect, you can surely focus on Canada’s first Sikh Defense Minister, Honorable Harjit Sajjan but do that with respect and know that he is a role model for all Canadians and especially our Punjabi youth. He is a Minister of the Government that apologized for the [...]

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

KVP To Present Most Romantic Concert Of 2017 With Kumar Sanu And Alka Yagnik

KVP To Present Most Romantic Concert Of 2017 With Kumar Sanu And Alka Yagnik

Kumar Sanu and Alka Yagnik are no strangers to Vancouver but the music lovers are much more curious this time as  India’s finest singers are accompanied by Mumbai’s Grand Symphony Orchestra for the ‘ Most Romantic Concert of 2017′.
With twelve FilmFare best singing awards between them , the duo have sung some of the most [...]

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

KidsPlay Fights Racism!

KidsPlay Fights Racism!

Kids Play held their 3rd Annual Anti Racism Forum on April 19 at Taj Park Convention Centre. The goal was to promote dialogue and raise awareness about racism and discrimination. Hundreds of families and youth attended the informative session and some of them walked away with scholarships worth $3000.They encourage the community to take part [...]

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