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Science World Hosts Science Of Cocktails

Science World Hosts Science Of Cocktails

Science World is inviting Vancouverites to mix, mingle and be merry, for a great cause. This fundraising event, for Science World’s Class Field Trip Program, boasts uniquely crafted libations from local, award-winning bartenders, along with mouth-watering food pairings, thoughtfully prepared by Railtown Catering. The Science of Cocktails will shake up your world of libations on [...]

January 22nd, 2016 | Posted in Education, Link News, South Asian, Top News | Read More »

Decision In The Longest Human Rights Hearing Into Systemic Racist Abuse Against Indo-Canadian Veterinarians Coming Soon

Decision In The Longest Human Rights Hearing Into Systemic Racist Abuse Against Indo-Canadian Veterinarians Coming Soon

ABUSED INDO-CANADIAN VETERINARIANS
NDP To Raise Questions In Coming House Session On Why The Decision Has Taken So Long!

The LINK has been leading the local press in reporting the story on Indo-Canadian vets. “Go back to Pakistan”, “Asshole”, “Sociopath”, “Gone are the days when we could go there with a torch and burn it down, [...]

March 27th, 2015 | Posted in Breaking News, Education, International, Lead Story, Link News, News, South Asian, Top News | Read More »

Young South Asians Hit With The Highest New Cases Of Type 2 Diabetes

Young South Asians Hit With The Highest New Cases Of Type 2 Diabetes

DIABETES EPIDEMIC!
A new BC study suggests while Type 2 diabetes has drastically increased among young people in general but the number of young South Asians affected is at an alarming rate, that of twice the rate of Caucasian youth and triple that of Chinese in the same age group.

By R. Paul Dhillon
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January 31st, 2015 | Posted in Breaking News, Education, International, Link News, News, South Asian, Top News | Read More »

Teachers Say They Have Cut Their Proposal By $125 Million But Government Not Interested In Fair Deal

Teachers Say They Have Cut Their Proposal By $125 Million But Government Not Interested In Fair Deal

“In total, our moves have reduced our package by $125 Million,” BCTF said. “Unfortunately, the government did not indicate they were willing to make any meaningful moves in return. Does the government really expect that teachers would bargain away everything the BC Supreme Court has already awarded us? And what future decisions might bring?”
VANCOUVER [...]

September 2nd, 2014 | Posted in Breaking News, Education, Link News, News, South Asian, Top News | Read More »

Punjabi Film Industry Needs Good Stories More Than Stars, Says Top Producer Rajan Batra

Punjabi Film Industry Needs Good Stories More Than Stars, Says Top Producer Rajan Batra

While the Punjabi film industry is beginning to grow, there are many growing pains like costs of production, including star-cast salaries which are going through the roof with new producers coming in the market to offer big money but these producers end up losing their shirt. They are part of the problem the industry is [...]

August 1st, 2014 | Posted in Bollywood, Breaking News, Education, Entertainment, International, Lead Story, Link News, News, South Asian | Read More »

SFU Student Does PhD Study On Bhangra’s Impact On Menopausal South Asian Women’s Health

SFU Student Does PhD Study On Bhangra’s Impact On Menopausal South Asian Women’s Health

SFU PhD candidate Iris Lesser says the South Asian Exercise Trial (SAET) is focusing on how exercise affects body fat and cardiovascular health. Women who have completed the program say it is also having mentally positive effects. The LINK doesn’t think you need a study to tell you the benefits of Bhangra on [...]

July 3rd, 2014 | Posted in Breaking News, Education, Entertainment, News, Top News | Read More »

NDP Say Advanced Education Minister Should Be Fired Over Damning Kwanlen “Payout” Report

NDP Say Advanced Education Minister Should Be Fired Over Damning Kwanlen “Payout” Report

“While he was Kwantlen Polytechnic University’s governor responsible for ensuring the rules on limiting and disclosing executive salaries were followed, Amrik Virk broke those rules in at least two separate cases,” said New Democrat Leader John Horgan. “Mr. Virk cannot now be the minister responsible for ensuring post-secondary institutions follow the same rules he broke [...]

June 18th, 2014 | Posted in Breaking News, Education, International, Lead Story, Link News, News, Top News | Read More »

Do You Have A Will?

Do You Have A Will?

46% of British Columbians do not have a will, and only 4% have arranged a planned gift in their will!
I am working with Leave a Legacy – a national program to raise awareness about having a will and leaving a legacy, and they have designated the month of May as Leave a Legacy month. [...]

June 17th, 2014 | Posted in Business, Education, Link News, News | Read More »

Renowned Dentist Dr. Harry Dhanju Creates Community Dental Centre For To Help Those Who Can’t Afford Dentistry!

Renowned Dentist Dr. Harry Dhanju Creates Community Dental Centre For To Help Those Who Can’t Afford Dentistry!

Pacific Oral Health Centre Is A First Of Its Kind Visionary Project Tied Up With UBC School Of Dentistry To Infuse Research, Training, Surgery And Everything To Do With Dentistry Under One Roof!

By R. Paul Dhillon
SURREY – Well known dentist Dr. Harry Dhanju and the Board of Directors of his brand new Pacific Oral [...]

June 13th, 2014 | Posted in Education, Health, International, Lead Story, News, Top News | Read More »

Indo-Canadian Student Harvard Bound For Stem-Cell Research Internship

Indo-Canadian Student Harvard Bound For Stem-Cell Research Internship

During her internship, Jasleen Grewal will help conduct research at the Harvard School of Public Health under Dr. Winston Hide, who has been involved in the development of a stem-cell commons repository to share experimental data between various Harvard labs. She will help Hide develop systems for analyzing genomic data. The honors student, who maintains [...]

May 29th, 2014 | Posted in Breaking News, Education, Lead Story, Link VIP'S, News, Top News | Read More »