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Current wait times for spousal applicants had been ranging from an average of 18 months for overseas applications to upwards of two years for spouses already in Canada. But from immediate effect, processing...

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Vancouver Police Department has appointed Simi Heer as Director of Public Affairs, one of VPD’s progressively senior communications and public affairs roles.  See story on page 3. ...

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All ethnic or cultural groups that came to make Canada from their homeland, each one of us who is an immigrant, also came to Canada to make this country our home. Thus, all...

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Moazzam Tariq Was Convicted Of Sexual Assault But Disappeared Before Sentencing This week! TORONTO – A South Asian man convicted of sexually assaulting a woman while she was clearly too intoxicated to consent failed...

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TORONTO – Indo-Canadian Dubbed as “King Of Car Thieves” was busted by York Regional Police in Toronto and led to the recovery of $5 million in stolen vehicles, drugs and cash. The undercover operation...

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TFG Features Hollywood Film-TV Star Sitara Hewitt And Bollywood Legend Gulshan Grover! The Fusion Generation also features award-winning actress Balinder Johal (Beeba Boys, Heaven On Earth) along with accomplished stage actor Munish Sharma as...

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Donald J. Trump is truly an outsider – like Aam Aadmi party in India (bad comparison but you get the gist that he wants to radically remake politics). He’s never won political office,...

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Award-winning journalist (editor of the LINK) and  filmmaker R. Paul Dhillon’s Documentary MOE SIHOTA: Feared And Desired will be shown in a Gala morning screening Sunday at 11:30am, November 27 at the SFU...

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The American Presidential election degenerated further with the new developments. The FBI has reopened the case of handling of the emails by Hillary Clinton when she was the Secretary of the state. The...

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Prem Vinning may have been passed over due to recent controversy where he was accused of selling his Ottawa connections to the City  of Surrey in a “chump-change” consulting contract worth a pittance...

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Never Forgotten »

Never Forgotten Hundreds of pairs of shoes were placed on the footsteps of the Vancouver Art Gallery on Tuesday, which served as a memorial for hundreds of women who have...

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Film Lovers Trek To Whistler! »

Film Lovers Trek To Whistler! Attended the Whistler Film Festival last weekend which is held in the main Whistler village amidst the beautiful surroundings of the snow capped mountains. If you can’t get...

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Vancouver Police Appoints Simi Heer As Director of Public Affairs »

Vancouver Police Appoints Simi Heer As Director of Public Affairs VANCOUVER – The Vancouver Police Department has appointed an Indo-Canadian woman as a new member to its senior management team. Simi Heer was welcomed by the VPD as it’s...

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Federal Finance Minister Bill Morneau (far right) makes official announcement naming Viola Desmond as the first woman to grace a Canadian banknote. »

Federal Finance Minister Bill Morneau (far right) makes official announcement naming Viola Desmond as the first woman to grace a Canadian banknote. Black Civil Rights Leader Becomes First Canadian Woman To Grace Face Of Banknote Viola Desmond, often described as Canada’s Rosa Parks for her 1946 decision to sit in a...

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Indo-Canadian Woman’s Decade Long Battle To Get Sex Abuse Allegations Against Her Doctor Heard Becomes Mired In Bureaucratic Hassles »

Indo-Canadian Woman’s Decade Long Battle To Get Sex Abuse Allegations Against Her Doctor Heard Becomes Mired In Bureaucratic Hassles TORONTO – For a decade, Sveta Kohli has been embroiled in a complaints process that she says has taken a severe toll on her mental health. She said...

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Liberals recruit top mobilization leader as new National Director »

Liberals recruit top mobilization leader as new National Director OTTAWA, ON – After an extensive four-month search, the Liberal Party of Canada has recruited leading campaign mobilization expert, Azam Ishmael, to serve as its new National Director. “I...

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South Asian Doctor Charged With Brutally Killing Wife And Putting Her Body In A Suitcase »

South Asian Doctor Charged With Brutally Killing Wife And Putting Her Body In A Suitcase TORONTO – A South Asian Toronto neurosurgeon has been charged with first-degree murder after the body of a woman, his wife, was discovered near a roadway in Kleinburg...

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Sikh NRIs Head To Punjab To Celebrate Guru Gobind Singh’s 350th Birth Anniversary »

Sikh NRIs Head To Punjab To Celebrate Guru Gobind Singh’s 350th Birth Anniversary CHANDIGARH – Scores of Non-Resident Indians (NRIs) are expected to join the 350th birth anniversary celebrations of Guru Gobind Singh to be held in Patna and the main...

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Racists In Texas Attack Muslim Man’s Restaurant Twice »

Racists In Texas Attack Muslim Man’s Restaurant Twice Asad Khan, owner of ZaZa Bar & Bites in Galveston city in Texas, said his eatery was covered in bacon and he has also received five threatening calls...

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Religion Has A Guiding Role In Politics »

Religion Has A Guiding Role In Politics I wanted to delve into the subject of “politics and religion”, and seeks the entry of virtuous, logical, informed, and intelligent religiosity in the political constitution serving the...

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Brother, Cousin Charged For Killing Pakistani Social Media Star »

Brother, Cousin Charged For Killing Pakistani Social Media Star LAHORE – The brother and cousin of Pakistani social media star Qandeel Baloch were among three persons charged by a court in Punjab province for her murder in...

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NRI From Canada Climbs Water Tank To Protest ‘Inaction’ In Rs 3 Crore Cheating Case Against Brother, Father »

NRI From Canada Climbs Water Tank To Protest ‘Inaction’ In Rs 3 Crore Cheating Case Against Brother, Father

BARNALA – A non-resident Indian (NRI), Jodha Singh from Canada, climbed atop a water tank several feet...

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Modi Govt Minister Giriraj Singh Calls For Mass Sterilisation To Control Population »

Modi Govt Minister Giriraj Singh Calls For Mass Sterilisation To Control Population

NEW DELHI – Union minister Giriraj Singh on Sunday said after ‘notebandi’ (demonetisation), there is an urgent...

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Lion Tells An Incredible True Story Of An Indian Family Reunited Through Technology »

Lion Tells An Incredible True Story Of An Indian Family Reunited Through Technology

TORONTO – The much-awaited Entertainment One film – “Lion” is set to hit the box office in Toronto...

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NDP MP Jenny Kwan To Table Bill To Close Citizenship Law Gaps Creating “Lost Canadians” »

NDP MP Jenny Kwan To Table Bill To Close Citizenship Law Gaps Creating “Lost Canadians”

OTTAWA  - For decades, some Canadians have been alarmed to find themselves to be without status in...

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Exam Time Brain Fry! »

Exam Time Brain Fry!

By  Arena Mahnas Tick Tock Mind Block Pen Stop Eyes Up Time Shock Jaw Drop No Luck Time’s Up Oh F**K Exams Suck Still Good Luck! ...

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Tribute Pour in Dead Tamil Nadu Political Icon, Former Film Star Jayalalithaa »

Tribute Pour in Dead Tamil Nadu Political Icon, Former Film Star Jayalalithaa

NEW DELHI – Tamil Nadu’s chief minister and one of the country’s most popular political...

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Extremely Irresponsible” Drunk Driver Who Kills Two Including Indo-Canadian Sentenced To Four-And-A-Half Years »

Extremely Irresponsible” Drunk Driver Who Kills Two Including Indo-Canadian Sentenced To Four-And-A-Half Years

CALGARY – A Calgary man whose self-described ‘extremely irresponsible’ actions claimed the lives of two people, including...

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Abbotsford Police Nab Indo-Canadian With A Gun In Ongoing Conflict »

Abbotsford Police Nab Indo-Canadian With A Gun In Ongoing Conflict

ABBOTSFORD An Indo-Canadian man, with alleged connections to the Townline Hill area of Abbotsford, has been arrested...

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India To Overtake U.S. As World’s Second Largest e-Commerce Market »

India To Overtake U.S. As World’s Second Largest e-Commerce Market

NEW DELHI – The Indian e-commerce market is set to overtake the US and become the second...

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Home Prices Plunging Making Suckers Of Those Who Bought Too High In Summer »

Home Prices Plunging Making Suckers Of Those Who Bought Too High In Summer

VANCOUVER – According to new housing data, the listing prices for detached homes appear to be falling...

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Former NDP MLA Harry Lali Will Have To Fight Off Local Indian Band Chief For NDP Nomination In Fraser-Nicola »

Former NDP MLA Harry Lali Will Have To Fight Off Local Indian Band Chief For NDP Nomination In Fraser-Nicola

Lower Nicola Indian Band chief Aaron Sam hopes to beat veteran politician Harry Lali for NDP for...

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Story Of Dancer Janu, Killed In Firing At A Wedding In Bathinda »

Story Of Dancer Janu, Killed In Firing At A Wedding In Bathinda

CHANDIGARH – Twenty-four-year-old Janu, as the parents fondly called her, performed to add glamour to weddings. Fighting...

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British Sikh Woman Victim Of Honour Killing In India, Claims Family »

British Sikh Woman Victim Of Honour Killing In India, Claims Family

LONDON – A British Sikh family has written to UK foreign secretary Boris Johnson calling for a...

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British Hindu Groups Wants UK To Withdraw ‘Non-Veg’ 5-pound Note »

British Hindu Groups Wants UK To Withdraw ‘Non-Veg’ 5-pound Note

LONDON – Hindu Forum of Britain (HFB), an umbrella group of Hindu organisations and temples in the...

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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 for the...

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

Reliance Jio Crosses 50 Million Subscriber Mark In 83 Days »

NEW DELHI – Mukesh Ambani-promoted Reliance Jio has crossed the 50 million subscriber mark in less than three months after its full-fledged 4G services launch to emerge as the largest broadband operator in the country. According to sources, Jio — setting a new record — has acquired 1,000 customers per minute (since September 05) and...

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Reliance Jio Crosses 50 Million Subscriber Mark In 83 Days

Filming Wraps On Writer-Director R. Paul Dhillon’s Romantic Comedy The Fusion Generation »

TFG Features Hollywood Film-TV Star Sitara Hewitt And Bollywood Legend Gulshan Grover! The Fusion Generation also features award-winning actress Balinder Johal (Beeba Boys, Heaven On Earth) along with accomplished stage actor Munish Sharma as the male lead Jag Dhaliwal and rising star rapper Thugpun as well as Canadian actors BK Singh Rakhra, Nimet Kanji, Dasundha Kaler,...

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Filming Wraps On Writer-Director R. Paul Dhillon’s Romantic Comedy The Fusion Generation

Filming Wraps On Writer-Director R. Paul Dhillon’s Romantic Comedy The Fusion Generation »

TFG Features Hollywood Film-TV Star Sitara Hewitt And Bollywood Legend Gulshan Grover! The Fusion Generation also features award-winning actress Balinder Johal (Beeba Boys, Heaven On Earth) along with accomplished stage actor Munish Sharma as the male lead Jag Dhaliwal and rising star rapper Thugpun as well as Canadian actors BK Singh Rakhra, Nimet Kanji, Dasundha Kaler,...

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Filming Wraps On Writer-Director R. Paul Dhillon’s Romantic Comedy The Fusion Generation

Don’t Believe The Propaganda – Fidel Castro Made Cuba A Great Nation By Dr. Sawraj Singh »

I have never been to Cuba. However, I have many memories associated with Cuba. As a student I admired Che Guevara and Fidel Castro for their revolutionary spirit and for challenging America in its own backyard. I was very impressed with the achievements of this tiny island country in the fields of education, health care...

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Don’t Believe The Propaganda – Fidel Castro Made Cuba A Great Nation By Dr. Sawraj Singh

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Indo-Canadian Political Mover-Shaker Raj Bhela Appointed BC South Asian Coordinator For Conservative Leadership Contender Andrew Scheer’s Campaign

Indo-Canadian Political Mover-Shaker Raj Bhela Appointed BC South Asian Coordinator For Conservative Leadership Contender Andrew Scheer’s Campaign »

“I’m excited that Raj has taken a leadership role in my campaign,” said Andrew Scheer, former Speaker of the House under the Conservative government and one who is seen as...

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Filming Wraps On Writer-Director R. Paul Dhillon’s Romantic Comedy The Fusion Generation

Filming Wraps On Writer-Director R. Paul Dhillon’s Romantic Comedy The Fusion Generation »

TFG Features Hollywood Film-TV Star Sitara Hewitt And Bollywood Legend Gulshan Grover! The Fusion Generation also features award-winning actress Balinder Johal (Beeba Boys, Heaven On Earth) along with accomplished stage actor...

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Writer-Director R. Paul Dhillon’s Documentary Moe Sihota: Feared And Desired To Be Shown At Vancouver International South Asian Film Festival »

Writer-Director R. Paul Dhillon’s Documentary Moe Sihota: Feared And Desired To Be Shown At Vancouver International South Asian Film Festival

Opening Night Of VISAFF To Premier Bollywood Legend Gulshan Grover’s New Film BADMAN! VANCOUVER – Award-winning Surey-based journalist (editor of the LINK) and...

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Big Hollywood Player Skydance Media Opens Studio In Surrey »

Big Hollywood Player Skydance Media Opens Studio In Surrey

The LINK editor R. Paul Dhillon (left) with Shernjeet Vicki Gill and Skydance Media CEO David Ellis at the newly opened Skydance...

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Filming Wraps On Writer-Director R. Paul Dhillon’s Romantic Comedy The Fusion Generation

Filming Wraps On Writer-Director R. Paul Dhillon’s Romantic Comedy The Fusion Generation »

TFG Features Hollywood Film-TV Star Sitara Hewitt And Bollywood Legend Gulshan Grover! The Fusion Generation also features award-winning actress Balinder Johal (Beeba Boys, Heaven On Earth) along with accomplished stage actor...

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