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UK No Longer A Superpower, Says Indo-British Diplomat

UK No Longer A Superpower, Says Indo-British Diplomat

Indian diplomats have long remarked that the Foreign Office is “stuck in the colonial past”, but there are signs of change: an Indian-origin British diplomat says he is grateful that Britain does not have an empire anymore and is not a superpower. LONDON  – Indian diplomats have long remarked that the Foreign Office is “stuck […]

March 9th, 2019 | Posted in Link Columnist | Read More »

Fijian Women’s Network Wine & Chai Night

Fijian Women’s Network Wine & Chai Night

Fijian Professional Women’s Network Society had its first Wine and Chai night at Planet India Restaurant in Surrey on Thursday Feb 28. It was their first public meet and greet event and it was a resounding success with over 30 new women from the community showed up to be part of this women’s movement and […]

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THE INTEGRATION OF LIFE: Bringing Together The Body, Mind, Emotions, Intellect, Ego, Soul And God

THE INTEGRATION OF LIFE: Bringing Together The Body, Mind, Emotions, Intellect, Ego, Soul And God

By Dr. Jagessar Das What can the integration of life mean?  It does not form a topic for popular discussion.  It does not even form part of the training of most religionists and other teachers of mankind.  Integration of life is the most fundamental of all achievements in order to live a happy and purposeful […]

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Respected Academic, Lecturer And LINK Columnist Dr. Bikkar Singh Lalli Passes Away

Respected Academic, Lecturer And LINK Columnist Dr. Bikkar Singh Lalli Passes Away

OBITUARY – Dr. Bikkar Singh Lalli – BA(Hons)’49 & MA’51 (Punjab University), PhD’66 (UBC) June 5, 1928 to February 13, 2019   Dr. Bikkar Singh Lalli’s beloved presence will be greatly missed by his family and all that knew him.  A Celebration of Life and Bhog (prayers) will be held on March 8, 2019 at […]

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Seeking Light

Seeking Light

I love you You           love me back You love me I          love you back   Then          we radiate          with brilliance I enter     you      soul You infuse          into          my    empty heart A million pieces          of light   I fill      you        with joys    seeds They sprout                instantaneously   I       become     sun You      shine We burn          merge And      […]

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Anti-Bullying Flash Mob Is Back!

Anti-Bullying Flash Mob Is Back!

For the fifth year, get ready to celebrate our differences by witnessing a Bhangra/Western inspired flash mob dance performance. The purpose of this community initiative is to raise awareness for the Anti-Bullying message through dance. Understanding the importance of standing up against bullying no matter what form it takes whether physical, verbal, cyber, or social […]

March 2nd, 2019 | Posted in Link Columnist | Read More »

Promoting Healthy Living

Promoting Healthy Living

India Cultural Centre of Canada Gurdwara Nanak Niwas on Richmond’s Highway to Heaven (8600 #5 Road, Richmond) is always in the forefront of promoting healthy living. From time to time well respected resource people are invited to the Gurdwara to share their expertise with the congregation and the management committee. Manjit Kaur Johal, an active […]

March 2nd, 2019 | Posted in Link Columnist | Read More »

Former Trudeau Government Attorney General Says She Was Pressured To Give Deferred Prosecution To Corruption Tainted SNC Lavalin But She Refused To Do It

Former Trudeau Government Attorney General Says She Was Pressured To Give Deferred Prosecution To Corruption Tainted SNC Lavalin But She Refused To Do It

Prime Minister Justin Trudeau has disputed former Attorney General and Justice Minister Jody Wilson-Raybould Raybould’s version of the events and characterized the PMO’s feedback to Raybould as professional and standing up for Canadian jobs. Deferred prosecutions (DPAs) are a norm in many Western governments including US and UK where corporations that go astray are given […]

March 2nd, 2019 | Posted in Link Columnist | Read More »

New Westminster Sikh Temple Celebrates Centennial Anniversary!

New Westminster Sikh Temple Celebrates Centennial Anniversary!

New Westminster Sikh Temple Celebrates Centennial Anniversary! The Khalsa Diwan Society New Westminster is inviting community members to celebrate the 100th anniversary of the Gurdwara Sahib Sukh Sagar in Queensborough. Since opening in 1919, the temple has become an integral part of the Queensborough and New Westminster communities, and has provided a place for Sikhs […]

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OBITUARY – V J Achari

OBITUARY – V J Achari

It is with heavy hearts that the Achari family announce the passing of their loving grandfather, Mr V J Achari at the age of 94, born in Suva, Fiji Island. He passed away peacefully on Feb 25, 2019 at the Elm Village Care home in Surrey, BC Leaving to mourn with fond memories are his […]

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