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Lower Mainland Sikh Community Rallies To Assist Those Displaced By Wildfires In Alberta

Lower Mainland Sikh Community Rallies To Assist Those Displaced By Wildfires In Alberta

SURREY – Lower Mainlan’s Sikh Societies have come to the support of those who have been devastated by the wild fires in Fort McMurray, Alberta, where all 80,000 inhabitants have been evacuated from their homes and some neighbourhoods have been completely destroyed. The Sikh Community, who has a history of helping people in need across […]

May 6th, 2016 | Posted in Breaking News, International, Lead Story, Link News, Link VIP'S, News, South Asian, Top News | Read More »

Thank You Prime Minister Justin Trudeau For Finally Committing To An Official Apology For The Komagata Mau Tragedy

Thank You Prime Minister Justin Trudeau For Finally Committing To An Official Apology For The Komagata Mau Tragedy

April 11 Was A Great Day For The Entire South Asian Community And May 18 Will Be An Even Greater Day! By Balwant Sanghera Thanks to Prime Minister Justin Trudeau and his government that a dark chapter in Canadian history will finally have a closure on May 18. Monday, April 11 was a great day […]

April 15th, 2016 | Posted in Breaking News, Editorial, International, Lead Story, Link News, Link VIP'S, South Asian, Top News | Read More »

Indo-Canadian VPD Cadet Represents Canada At G7 Youth Foreign Ministers’ Meeting in Japan

Indo-Canadian VPD Cadet Represents Canada At G7 Youth Foreign Ministers’ Meeting in Japan

VPD Cadet Jay Mander, a grade 12 student from Gladstone Secondary School in Vancouver, was contacted by the Mayor of Hiroshima and advised that he had been selected to attend the 2016 G7 Meeting as a Canadian Youth Representative. VANCOUVER – An Indo-Canadian VPD Cadet was selected as part of the youth delegation representing Canada […]

March 26th, 2016 | Posted in Breaking News, Link News, Link VIP'S, South Asian, Top News | Read More »

Babu Kishan’s SPOTLIGHT To Feature LINK Editor And Renowned Filmmaker R. Paul Dhillon

Babu Kishan’s SPOTLIGHT To Feature LINK Editor And Renowned Filmmaker R. Paul Dhillon

BabuKishan’s SPOTLIGHT (English) show, Saturday March 26th @ 9am and Sunday March 27th @ 4pm on SHAW116. SURREY – Look who’s coming this week on the most remarkable prestigious show “BabuKishan’s SPOTLIGHT” on Shaw 116, someone who is the pride of the local South Asian Community. “We proudly present our dear friend, Film Director and […]

March 24th, 2016 | Posted in Bollywood, Breaking News, Entertainment, International, Lead Story, Link News, Link VIP'S, Movie Reviews, South Asian, Top News | Read More »

Grammy Winning Virtuoso Sitarist Anoushka Shankar To Play Vancouver Concert For Refugees On April 18

Grammy Winning Virtuoso Sitarist Anoushka Shankar To Play Vancouver Concert For Refugees On April 18

Anoushka Shankar’s concert of New Works is in response to global refugee crisis. The Five-time Grammy nominated artist will performs songs from her upcoming album, Land of Gold. VANCOUVER – The Chan Centre for the Performing Arts at the University of British Columbia (UBC) presents the prodigious sitarist, known for embodying the spirit of innovation […]

March 4th, 2016 | Posted in Entertainment, International, Link News, Link VIP'S, South Asian, Top News | Read More »

Climate Change Turns Canada Into A Hot Spot For Wine

Climate Change Turns Canada Into A Hot Spot For Wine

By Philip Mcgahan – Winemaker at CheckMate Artisanal Winery The wine grape has been called “the canary in the coal mine of agriculture.” There’s no question it has gotten far warmer in many of the world’s wine regions. In fact, it has become too hot to make truly elegant Chardonnays in some previously celebrated regions […]

March 4th, 2016 | Posted in Link News, Link VIP'S, South Asian, Top News | Read More »

Writer-Director R. Paul Dhillon’s Series Reflections: South Asian Stories Concludes On OMNI Television This Saturday With Story Of Supercop Kal Dosanjh

Writer-Director R. Paul Dhillon’s Series Reflections: South Asian Stories Concludes On OMNI Television This Saturday With Story Of Supercop Kal Dosanjh

This week’s film’s features well known Indo-Canadian community youth volunteer and Super-cop Kalwinder “Kal Dosanjh in the film titled Kal Dosanjh: The Personification Of Integrity, Truth And Justice, which airs on Saturday, Feb. 27 at 3pm. Dosanjh’s story is unique and the film will give the viewer a unique experience to the inner workings of […]

February 24th, 2016 | Posted in Bollywood, Breaking News, Entertainment, International, Lead Story, Link News, Link VIP'S, Movie Reviews, Soap Masala, South Asian, Top News | Read More »

Writer-Director R. Paul Dhillon’s Documentary On Activist Harsha Walia To Air This Saturday On OMNI Television

Writer-Director R. Paul Dhillon’s Documentary On Activist Harsha Walia To Air This Saturday On OMNI Television

This week’s film features well known Indo-Canadian activist Harsha Walia, which airs on Saturday, February 20 at 3 pm. Walia personifies what it means to be a political activist, someone not afraid to put herself in the eye of the storm. She is also a gifted writer, researcher and facilitator, who is formally trained as […]

February 19th, 2016 | Posted in Bollywood, Breaking News, International, Lead Story, Link News, Link VIP'S, Movie Reviews, News, South Asian, Top News | Read More »

Writer-Director R. Paul Dhillon’s Documentary Keeping The Faith To Air This Saturday On OMNI Television

Writer-Director R. Paul Dhillon’s Documentary Keeping The Faith To Air This Saturday On OMNI Television

This week’s film’s will feature Sikh-Youth leader Bikramjit Singh Sandhar in Keeping The Faith. Sandhar was a leading figure in the Sikh Youth movement that brought revolutionary change to local Sikh temples and created progressive Gurdwara committees that have sought to bring the basic tenets and concepts of Sikhi to the local Sikh community and […]

February 12th, 2016 | Posted in Bollywood, Breaking News, International, Lead Story, Link News, Link VIP'S, Movie Reviews, South Asian, Top News | Read More »

Active Indo-Canadian Seniors Are Enjoying A Healthy Social Life Style Thanks To Community Organizations

Active Indo-Canadian Seniors Are Enjoying A Healthy Social Life Style Thanks To Community Organizations

By Balwant Sanghera A number of Indo-Canadian seniors enjoy their time at India Cultural Centre of Canada’s Gurdwara Nanak Niwas. Jointly sponsored by the Gurdwara and Richmond Multicultural Community Services (RMCS), the Chai Chaupal program encourages them to meet at the Gurdwara every Monday morning.  Some of them participate in a yoga session conducted by […]

February 6th, 2016 | Posted in Lead Story, Link News, Link VIP'S, South Asian, Top News | Read More »