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India’s Population – An Asset Or A Liability?  

India’s Population – An Asset Or A Liability?  

By Dr. Sawraj Singh Even though the official census shows that India has the second largest population after China, I feel that in reality, India’s population is almost equal to or has already become larger than China. India may have the largest or the second largest population in the world, but nobody can deny that […]

November 17th, 2018 | Posted in Link Columnist | Read More »

Rightwing Media Tries To Hang Sajjan For Troubling Defence “Party Party Flight” While Okanagan Conservative Throws Racist Mud At Defence Minister

Rightwing Media Tries To Hang Sajjan For Troubling Defence “Party Party Flight” While Okanagan Conservative Throws Racist Mud At Defence Minister

While the rightwing Canadian media like the Ottawa Citizen tried to blame all the army flight mess on Sajjan, the Okanagan Conservatives even went a few notches lower on the low-life scale by spouting racist nonsense at Sajjan. The Conservative MP from the Okanagan finally apologized to Sajjan for a Facebook post linking a critical […]

November 17th, 2018 | Posted in Link Columnist | Read More »

NDP Leader Jagmeet Singh Urges Trudeau To Go After Opiod Manufacturers As Death Toll From Deadly Drug Rises

NDP Leader Jagmeet Singh Urges Trudeau To Go After Opiod Manufacturers As Death Toll From Deadly Drug Rises

“In almost every community across Canada there are mothers like Leslie who’ve lost a child to this epidemic,” said Singh. “The federal government should have declared this a public health emergency a long time ago and must ensure those responsible are held accountable. The Liberal government should explore whether there are grounds to lay criminal […]

November 17th, 2018 | Posted in Link Columnist | Read More »

MEET THE PRESIDENT: Activist Dr. R.B. Herath Is The Man Behind Global Peace Alliance

MEET THE PRESIDENT: Activist Dr. R.B. Herath Is The Man Behind Global Peace Alliance

The 2018 ‘Give Peace a Chance’ Surrey Festival will have ample fun activities for the young, such as face-painting, origami peace doves and poetry. This free event, which open to the public, will be held on Saturday, Nov. 17 from 2pm to 5:30pm at Fleetwood Community Centre, 15996 – 84th Avenue, Surrey BC V4N 0W1. […]

November 17th, 2018 | Posted in Link Columnist | Read More »

Scotiabank’s StartRight Program Helps New Canadians Save And Earn Rewards

Scotiabank’s StartRight Program Helps New Canadians Save And Earn Rewards

  TORONTO – For many new Canadians, establishing savings goals and plans are lower down on the list of priorities when settling into life in a new country, and learning how to be rewarded for their spending habits can be left to the unknown.  Thankfully, through Scotiabank’s StartRight®Program, both are easily achievable for new Canadians. […]

November 10th, 2018 | Posted in Link Columnist | Read More »

Is Me Too Movement Losing Its Sheen In India?

Is Me Too Movement Losing Its Sheen In India?

By Dr. Sawraj Singh It looked like the Me Too movement will be revived in India after it subsided in America. Bollywood has a long history of following and copying Hollywood. The Me Too movement was primarily a product of Hollywood. The movement met with very little opposition or resistance in America. The prime reason […]

November 10th, 2018 | Posted in Link Columnist | Read More »

Racism Can Lead To Deadly Consequences As Seen With The Senseless Massacre Of Jews In Pittsburgh

Racism Can Lead To Deadly Consequences As Seen With The Senseless Massacre Of Jews In Pittsburgh

By Balwant Sanghera The recent tragedy in Pittsburgh has shown that racism can raise its ugly head anytime and anywhere. All it takes is one twisted mind who can do so much damage. The massacre of eleven innocent people at the Tree of Life Synagogue in one of America’s thriving communities,Pittsburgh, has sent shock waves […]

November 10th, 2018 | Posted in Link Columnist | Read More »

Alienation Induced By Capitalism Is The Main Cause Of Depression

Alienation Induced By Capitalism Is The Main Cause Of Depression

By Dr. Sawraj Singh Depression is the most common illness affecting mankind. About 10% of the world population is suffering from depression. However, the real incidence may be much higher because many people suffering from depression do not seek medical help. Moreover, symptoms of depression can be very difficult to diagnose. Therefore, many cases are […]

November 3rd, 2018 | Posted in Link Columnist | Read More »

OBITUARY – Dr Rajindar Singh Sandhu

OBITUARY – Dr Rajindar Singh Sandhu

It is with deepest sorrow that the Sandhu family announces the passing of Dr. Rajindar Singh Sandhu, beloved husband, father and grandfather.  Jin passed away in the comfort of his family at St. Paul’s Hospital on October 30, 2018.  He leaves behind his wife Amarjit, his daughters Jasmin (Arvindera Ghag), Ravina (Conrad Young) and his […]

November 3rd, 2018 | Posted in Link Columnist | Read More »

ELECTORAL REFERENDUM: If You Want A More Equitable Electoral System, Vote YES Otherwise You Already Have The System You Want!

ELECTORAL REFERENDUM: If You Want A More Equitable Electoral System, Vote YES Otherwise You Already Have The System You Want!

By Balwant Sanghera Voting Packages for the 2018 Referendum on Electoral Reform are already being sent out to British Columbians. My family and I received ours a few days ago. There is no doubt that some of the options are a bit difficult to understand. However, we should consider this opportunity as a learning experience.  […]

November 3rd, 2018 | Posted in Link Columnist | Read More »