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10 Percent Of Surrey Residents Vote For Single Party Majority! By R. Paul Dhillon SURREY – Surrey’s elections results Saturday night were shocking for many candidates and parties, especially for those who spent a lot...

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Twelve Indo-Canadians Elected To Council Around BC Including Newcomer Kelly Chahal In Abbotsford! By R. Paul Dhillon With News Files SURREY – Punjabi-Canadian rock the BC civic election, making significant gains in seats and making a...

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Twelve Indo-Canadians Elected To Council Around BC Including Newcomer Kelly Chahal In Abbotsford! The winners’ circle includes Collin Basran, who has been elected as the youngest Mayor in the city of...

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WASHINGTON – Niraj Antani, a 23-year-old Indo-American student was elected to the Ohio House of Representatives, becoming one of the youngest state lawmakers in the U.S. “I am deeply honored to have been elected...

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Former MP Gurmant Grewal Ready To Go To Newton-North Delta If Party Asks Him! Last week, the LINK exclusively reported that BC Conservative power players denied two  Indo-Canadian candidates – former MP Gurmant...

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MESSAGE TO SOUTH ASIAN – INDO-CANADIAN COMMUNITY! Don’t listen to people who say vote for this guy or that guy – in fact a good way to vote is to find out about each...

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SURREY – Former MP Gurmant Grewal will not be seeking the Conservative Party nomination, which is scheduled to take place this Saturday,  in the new riding of Cloverdale-Langley City and it is not...

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Despite The Nomination Snub, Grewal Remains Loyal To PM Harper And Party! BC Conservative power players have denied two  Indo-Canadian candidates – former MP Gurmant Grewal and Paul Brar – by disqualifying them...

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Modi Government Offers $8000 US (500,000 Rupees) To 1984 Delhi Massacre Of Sikhs Victims But When Will They Get Justice And Put Murderers Behind Bars? “Hamare apne logon ko maut ke ghaat utar diya...

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Mandepaak “Deepak” Chahal, 22 of Surrey, was taken to hospital on June 19 but later died. Another Surrey resident Sukhpreet “Jesse” Shergill, 20, was arrested and charged Wednesday with manslaughter with Chahal’s murder. SURREY...

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When  the Quebec National Assembly in 2010 banned the carrying of kirpan, the Sikh ceremonial dagger in their provincial parliament, Parliamentary Sgt. At Arms Kevin Vickers, who is being hailed a hero for...

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Vape Chosen As Oxford Dictionary’s Word Of The Year »

Vape Chosen As Oxford Dictionary’s Word Of The Year Use of the word, defined as to “inhale and exhale the vapour produced by an electronic cigarette or similar device”, has more than doubled over the course of...

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Power Players Honoured! »

Power Players Honoured! Vancouver Magazine’s annual Power 50 honoured the city’s movers and shakers Monday night at the Vancouver Club. This year’s list included Luigi Acquilini, the father of the Vancouver...

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U.S Charges Two Indians With Conning Investors With Social Media »

U.S Charges Two Indians With Conning Investors With Social Media WASHINGTON – The U.S Securities and Exchange Commission has charged two India-based operators of an alleged high-yield investment scheme seeking to exploit investors through pervasive social media pitches...

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South Asian Man Gunned Down In Toronto Restaurant »

South Asian Man Gunned Down In Toronto Restaurant Tariq Mohammed was slain in Garden Restaurant shooting in Toronto. Police are seeking two suspects in the shooting that also two women injured. TORONTO – The food was still...

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Tandoori Kings Of Comedy Deliver Bucket Full Of Laughs »

Tandoori Kings Of Comedy Deliver Bucket Full Of Laughs HILLARIOUS! The Stand Up! The Tandoori Kings Of Comedy presented by South Asian Arts recently at Surrey’s Bell Centre for the first time delivered buckets full of laughs at...

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Another Big Player Making Foray Into Surrey’s Industrial Space »

Another Big Player Making Foray Into Surrey’s Industrial Space SURREY – Another high-profile business is moving to one of Metro Vancouver’s fastest growing industrial areas. A joint-venture partnership between Beedie Development Group (“BDG”) and Surrey City Development...

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Shocking Surrey Election Results Means Some Will Have To A Price! »

Shocking Surrey Election Results Means Some Will Have To A Price! Surrey’s elections results Saturday night were shocking for many, especially for those who spent a lot of money, time and energy only to see Surrey First run away...

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Toronto Man Charged In Fatal Stabbing Of South Asian Teen »

Toronto Man Charged In Fatal Stabbing Of South Asian Teen TORONTO – An 18-year-old Toronto man has been charged with second-degree murder after a double stabbing that left a South Asian teen dead and another critically injured in...

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Lawsuit Against U.S. Army For Not Enlisting Sikh Student »

Lawsuit Against U.S. Army For Not Enlisting Sikh Student WASHINGTON – Two U.S.-based rights groups have filed a lawsuit against the U.S. Army for allegedly not enlisting a Sikh student in the Reserve Officer Training Corps programme,...

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Poets, Writers And Journalists Gather At Literary Hindi Fair »

Poets, Writers And Journalists Gather At Literary Hindi Fair By Acharya S.P.Dwivedi Poets, writers and journalists  from across Canada  gathered , on the invitation of Alberta Hindi Parishad, at  the Center of Council of India Societies  in Edmonton...

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VISAFF’s Special Film Networking Event To Be Highlight Of One-Day Film Festival »

VISAFF’s Special Film Networking Event To Be Highlight Of One-Day Film Festival Vancouver International South Asian Film Festival & Networking Event at SFU Woodwards, World Art Centre on Sunday, November 30. VANCOUVER – The 4th annual Vancouver International South Asian...

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Abbotsford Has A New-Gen Indo-Canadian Face On Council And Her Name Is Kelly Chahal »

Abbotsford Has A New-Gen Indo-Canadian Face On Council And Her Name Is Kelly Chahal

By R. Paul Dhillon ABBOTSFORD – Abbotsford has a New-Gen Indo-Canadian face on Council and her name is...

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Increased Participation Of Young People An Encouraging Sign For Municipal Elections »

Increased Participation Of Young People An Encouraging Sign For Municipal Elections

Indo-Canadians Civic Legacy Began With First Sikh-Punjabi Mayor Naranjan Singh Grewall! By Balwant Sanghera The municipal elections held on...

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Kelowna Elects Youngest And First Indo-Canadian Mayor »

Kelowna Elects Youngest And First Indo-Canadian Mayor

Colin Basran Wins Easily In The “Fun In The Sun” Tourist Destination! In his acceptance speech, Basran thanked...

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Paldi Author Visits The Namesake Village In Punjab From For A Cross Cultural Experience Of A Lifetime »

Paldi Author Visits The Namesake Village In Punjab From For A Cross Cultural Experience Of A Lifetime

Paldi: Two Cultures, One Heart Authored by Kathryn Myra Spencer, Kathy Marsden Edited by Dania Sheldon Paldi: Two Cultures, One...

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Nikki Haley Seeks Strong Business Ties With India, Visits Golden Temple »

Nikki Haley Seeks Strong Business Ties With India, Visits Golden Temple

CHANDIGARH -  South Carolina Governor Nikki Haley sought building of business ties between her state and Indian...

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Booze Coming To Grocery Stores On April Fools’ Day »

Booze Coming To Grocery Stores On April Fools’ Day

Government B.C. Liquor Stores allowed to offer walk-in coolers, longer hours and Sunday openings. VANCOUVER – The B.C....

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Everyone Deserves Harassment Free Workplaces »

Everyone Deserves Harassment Free Workplaces

November 7, 2014 Surrey – The allegations against former CBC radio host Jian Ghomeshi have people across the...

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Pioneers Release Gadar Book! »

Pioneers Release Gadar Book!

Pioneers of the Komagata Maru Baba Gurdit Singh’s Grand Daughters ” Mrs Deepa Padda” and Mrs Preetam...

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Indo-Canadian Woman Who Is Fighting Ex-Husband’s India Vacation Plans Wins Legal Aid »

Indo-Canadian Woman Who Is Fighting Ex-Husband’s India Vacation Plans Wins Legal Aid

The un-named Surrey woman was originally denied legal aid to fight ex-husband’s plan to take their children...

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Indo-American Teen Wins Prestigious Children’s Peace Prize »

Indo-American Teen Wins Prestigious Children’s Peace Prize

NEW YORK -  Neha Gupta, an 18-year-old Indo-American, won the prestigious International Children’s Peace Prize for her...

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Indo-American Portfolio Manager Ordered To Begin 9-Year Term »

Indo-American Portfolio Manager Ordered To Begin 9-Year Term

NEW YORK – Mathew Martoma, an Indian-origin hedge fund portfolio manager, convicted for his role in the...

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India Has World’s Largest Youth Population: UN report »

India Has World’s Largest Youth Population: UN report

NEW YORK – With 356 million 10-24 year-olds, India has the world’s largest youth population despite having...

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INDIA’S SHAME! »

INDIA’S SHAME!

Incest Rapes On The Rise With Fathers Among Offenders NEW DELHI – Shocking figures submitted by the police...

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Indians Constitute Nearly 450,000 Illegal Immigrants In U.S. : Report »

Indians Constitute Nearly 450,000 Illegal Immigrants In U.S. : Report

WASHINGTON – Indians constitute 4 percent of the total illegal immigrants living in the U.S., a country...

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Punjab Should Learn From Kerala’s Experience »

By Dr. Sawraj Singh Recently, we spent about two weeks in Kerala. Kerala’s model of development seems to be working much better than Punjab’s model. Many Punjabis who visit Kerala are very impressed by Kerala’s progress and have told us that we must go there to see the difference. The feeling among Punjabis seems to...

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Punjab Should Learn From Kerala’s Experience

Tata-Starbucks Blends Indian Coffee For Global Marketsb »

BENGALURU – Leading hot beverage joint venture Tata-Starbucks Ltd. is marketing its Indian blended coffee in global markets, including Asia and the U.S. “Locally sourced, roasted and packaged coffee brands are now available in our stores across Asia and online in the US to promote India’s rich coffee heritage,” the company said in a statement here...

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Vancouver Power Players Honoured! »

By R. Paul Dhillon Vancouver Magazine’s annual Power 50 honoured the city’s movers and shakers Monday night at the Vancouver Club. This year’s list included Luigi Acquilini, the father of the Vancouver Canucks owners the Acquilini brothers, who was named Number One on the list. There were two Indo-Canadians and one Nepali-Canadian on the list. Construction King Daljit...

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Vancouver Power Players Honoured!

Big Hero 6 Flies High And Entertains! »

By Alan Samuel Going to the movies can be a gamble.  Like opening a box of chocolates you just never know what you may end up with.  Keen investors take note: buy stock in Disney. Shareholders and movie goers alike will get many happy returns when (not if) they see Big Hero 6.  Perfect for all...

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Big Hero 6 Flies High And Entertains!

They Are My Stairway To Heaven And My Favorite Grind »

They say keep a balance in life. That is true for stairs too! By Promod Puri The fun in life includes some simple recreational activities in our daily life. And the one I like the most is just a few steps away as part of my everyday up and down commute. These are the stairs leading up to...

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They Are My Stairway To Heaven And My Favorite Grind

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Indo-American Teen Wins Prestigious Children’s Peace Prize

Indo-American Teen Wins Prestigious Children’s Peace Prize »

NEW YORK -  Neha Gupta, an 18-year-old Indo-American, won the prestigious International Children’s Peace Prize for her work to help orphans in India and other vulnerable children. Gupta won the award...

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Indians Constitute Nearly 450,000 Illegal Immigrants In U.S. : Report

Indians Constitute Nearly 450,000 Illegal Immigrants In U.S. : Report »

WASHINGTON – Indians constitute 4 percent of the total illegal immigrants living in the U.S., a country where the overall unauthorized immigrant population has remained unchanged since 2009, a latest...

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Indians Charged For Running Fraudulent Investment Scheme In U.S. »

Indians Charged For Running Fraudulent Investment Scheme In U.S.

The Securities and Exchange Commission’s (SEC) Enforcement Division alleges that Pankaj Srivastava and Nataraj Kavuri offered “guaranteed” daily profits as they anonymously...

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VISAFF’s Special Film Networking Event To Be Highlight Of One-Day Film Festival »

VISAFF’s Special Film Networking Event To Be Highlight Of One-Day Film Festival

Vancouver International South Asian Film Festival & Networking Event at SFU Woodwards, World Art Centre on Sunday, November 30. VANCOUVER – The...

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Vancouver Power Players Honoured! »

Vancouver Power Players Honoured!

By R. Paul Dhillon Vancouver Magazine’s annual Power 50 honoured the city’s movers and shakers Monday night at the Vancouver Club. This year’s...

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VISAFF’s Special Film Networking Event To Be Highlight Of One-Day Film Festival

VISAFF’s Special Film Networking Event To Be Highlight Of One-Day Film Festival »

Vancouver International South Asian Film Festival & Networking Event at SFU Woodwards, World Art Centre on Sunday, November 30. VANCOUVER – The 4th annual Vancouver International South Asian Film Festival...

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