Home » Link News You are browsing entries filed in “Link News”

Young Indo-Canadian Film Producer From Vancouver Goes Big In China And Hollywood

Young Indo-Canadian Film Producer From Vancouver Goes Big In China And Hollywood

  Burnaby Boy Daljit DJ Parmar And Top Hollywood Action Director Renny Harlin Launch China-Based Extraordinary Entertainment Production Company! LINK editor R. Paul Dhillon, also a well known writer-director and film producer, who has his new film DESI ANGREJ: The Fusion Generation releasing soon, met up with Parmar during his recent trip to China as […]

May 12th, 2018 | Posted in Bollywood, Breaking News, Business, Entertainment, International, Lead Story, Link News, Link VIP'S, News, South Asian, South Asian, Top News | Read More »

Racist B.C. Woman Fired From Her Job After Racist Tirade At Denny’s Restaurant In Alberta

Racist B.C. Woman Fired From Her Job After Racist Tirade At Denny’s Restaurant In Alberta

Monir Omerzai posted a video of the heated exchange on Facebook Tuesday saying “every culture and every human being should be respected.“It does not matter what colour you are (or) where you came from,” he wrote. The woman in the video has been identified as Kelly Pocha of Cranbrook, B.C. On Wednesday afternoon, Pocha’s employer […]

May 12th, 2018 | Posted in Link News | Read More »

Racist US Soldier Convicted Of Killing An Indian Techie Gets Life In Jail

Racist US Soldier Convicted Of Killing An Indian Techie Gets Life In Jail

WASHINGTON – A US Navy veteran was on Friday sentenced to life imprisonment for killing Indian engineer Srinivas Kuchibhotla in a racially motivated hate crime at a bar in Kansas City last year. A federal judge in Kansas sentenced Adam Purinton to nearly 78 years in prison as part of a plea agreement reached in […]

May 12th, 2018 | Posted in Link News | Read More »

Surrey-Newton Khalsa  School Proud To Host The Special Olympics BC-Try Outs

Surrey-Newton Khalsa  School Proud To Host The Special Olympics BC-Try Outs

SURREY – Khalsa School, Newton takes pride in hosting the Special Olympics at its campus in the month of April 2018.A positive and nurturing climate is the biggest asset of the school as it works every day to create a sense of community amongst the children. Khalsa school community strongly believes in serving and giving […]

May 12th, 2018 | Posted in Link News | Read More »

Diversity And Inclusion!

Diversity And Inclusion!

Link columnist Ken Herar spoke at Beaver Creek Elementary School in Surrey with students on the Next 100 years project. Here he is pictured presenting a Cycling4Diversity shirt to student Rohan and Romi Gill. The C4D team members spoke on topics of diversity, racism, inclusion and bullying.

May 12th, 2018 | Posted in Link News | Read More »

Indo-British Man Jailed 22 Months For Drunk Driving

Indo-British Man Jailed 22 Months For Drunk Driving

Bipranjit Singh was sentenced to 22 months for causing serious injury by dangerous driving and received a two-month concurrent sentence for drunken driving. He was also disqualified from driving for two years. LONDON – A Punjab-origin man has been jailed for 22 months in the UK for drunken driving. Bipranjit Singh had driven his car […]

May 12th, 2018 | Posted in Link News | Read More »

Indo-American Professor Awarded US 4 1.6 Million Grant For Research On Kidney Cells

Indo-American Professor Awarded US 4 1.6 Million Grant For Research On Kidney Cells

Tahir Hussain, a professor of Pharmacology at the University of Houston, received the grant from the National Institutes of Health (NIH), for his research on cells that release a protein called angiotensin type 2 receptor (AT2R), which recently has been indicated to have anti-inflammatory and reno protective actions. HOUSTON – An Indo-American professor has received […]

May 12th, 2018 | Posted in Link News | Read More »

Indo-American Woman Appointed Interim Civil Court Judge In NYC

Indo-American Woman Appointed Interim Civil Court Judge In NYC

NEW YORK – Indo-American Deepa Ambekar has been appointed as interim judge to the civil court of New York City, becoming the second Indian-American woman judge in the city after Chennai-born Raja Rajeswari. Ambekar, 41 is appointed to Civil Court and will be serving in Criminal Court, said a statement from the office of New […]

May 12th, 2018 | Posted in Link News | Read More »

HERE4PEERS:Students Helping Students With Mental Well-Being

HERE4PEERS:Students Helping Students With Mental Well-Being

VANCOUVER  – An innovative new program will ensure that over 1000 Vancouver students will be armed with information and support about mental well-being this year, thanks to their fellow students. Here4Peers is a youth-driven, mental health awareness initiative, involving teams of specially trained high school students presenting interactive workshops to Grade 7 students. “Young people […]

May 12th, 2018 | Posted in Link News | Read More »

Tickets Cirque Du Soleil’s Corteo Began On Friday

Tickets Cirque Du Soleil’s Corteo Began On Friday

VANCOUVER   – Tickets for Corteo, Cirque du Soleil’s latest arena production, which will make stops in British Columbia this fall, went on sale on Friday. Victoria – October 4 to 7 at the Save-On-Foods Memorial Centre Vancouver – October 10 to 14 at the Pacific Coliseum Kelowna – October 17 to 21 at Prospera Place […]

May 12th, 2018 | Posted in Link News | Read More »