Likeable and model super-cop Kalwinder Singh “Kal” Dosanjh was among a number of Vancouver Police officers who were recognized for their work in the South Asian and larger community with a award from...

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Surrey councillor Barinder Rasode’s departure from Mayor Dianne Watts team was long in the cards after more than year of ongoing squabbling. But the real reason for her leaving could be her long...

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nife carried by Turkish policemen when the region was part of the Ottoman Empire. From March to December 1944, it fought a counter-insurgency campaign against communist-led Yugoslav Partisan resistance forces. The first non-Germanic Waffen-SS division, it was...

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According to LINK sources, Lt.-Col. Harjit Singh Sajjan will be a shoe-in if an actual nomination fight was to ensue but he will most likely will be acclaimed. “If Lt.-Col. Sajjan wants to...

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“As a community we have developedassisted living and supported livingcomplexes for South Asian seniors.Now we are in the process of buildingan extended care facility for people whohave increased medical needs so we canlook...

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Mark Townsend admits to making manymistakes, but says he simply “followedhis heart” when it came to spending decisionsat the Portland Hotel Society. Theoutgoing executive director of the organizationserving Vancouver’s DowntownEastside held fast to...

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Vancouver businessman Daljit Thind was invited to a special function at the Buckingham Palace last month, where Prince Phillip played the host. Thind was one of the 200 successful CEOs from around the...

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Richmond resident Tejinder Singh Malli, 29, was gunned down in his parked car near the Olympic cauldron around 10:30 pm on Monday.  He was rushed to hospital but succumbed to his injuries shortly...

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Dr. Arvind Gupta resides in Vancouver with his wife Dr. Michelle Pereira. He has three daughters, two of whom are students at UBC. VANCOUVER – A renowned expert in research and innovation policy who...

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By R. Paul Dhillon VANCOUVER - Vancouver Fashion Week (VFW),which kicks off next Tuesday, March 18, will feature a number of top designers from India and Canada along with more than 60 designers from...

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Belle Knox Who Is Being Called Sunny Leone-II In India Says She Works In Porn To Fund Her Education And Also She Likes Doing Porn Films Belle Knox or “Lauren”, who said...

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Dhaliwal Is Expected To Seek The Nomination For The Riding Along With Many Others! A woman who has backed former MP Sukh Dhaliwal has been elected federal Liberal constituency president of the newly constituted...

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“I can’t believe I’m Miss Canada,” Said Winner Priya Madaan! “I was so surprised when my name was called and they crowned me,”  Madaan said Sunday on her way home to Windsor from Montreal,...

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Over 1 200 non-unionized container truckers began their campaign this week, after months of having their concerns ignored by Port Metro Vancouver. SURREY – Unhappy truckers who feel they are being short-changed by the...

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Tony Singh’s Fruiticana won the Premier’s People’s Choice Award, which is unique in that it went to the company that proved they had the support of their community by receiving the most online...

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Lloyd Peter Robinson, who has links to Hells Angels gang, pleaded guilty to assault causing bodily harm to Vancouver cabbie Ranjit Shergill in Vancouver provincial court last month and was sentenced to 16...

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Link News

Agreement To Resume Full Operations At Port Metro Vancouver »

Agreement To Resume Full Operations At Port Metro Vancouver The governments of Canadaand British Columbia and PortMetro Vancouver have reachedagreement with members of theUnited Truckers Associationand Unifor to end the 28-daywork disruption at Port MetroVancouver and resume...

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Prime Minister Stephen Harper Backs Controversial Incumbent Tory Facing Nomination Battle »

Prime Minister Stephen Harper Backs Controversial Incumbent Tory Facing Nomination Battle OTTAWA – Prime Minister StephenHarper is injecting himself into contestswhere some of his incumbent MPs facenomination battles in advance of the2015 election.Harper has endorsed controversial longtimeMP Rob Anders,...

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Racist Tweet From American Rapper Causes Uproar Over Social Media »

Racist Tweet From American Rapper Causes Uproar Over Social Media Joe Budden, an Americanrapper and member of thehip hop groupSlaughterhouse, is receivingsome social media attention,and it’s not because of hismusic.On Friday, Instagram usersposted a photo that cameacross on...

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Alison Redford’s India Trip Cost $11,000 More Than Estimate »

Alison Redford’s India Trip Cost $11,000 More Than Estimate EDMONTON – The bill for AlisonRedford’s final trip as premier of Albertahas come in at $131,000 — and includestaxpayer-funded flights to London for aprivate weekend getaway.Overall costs for...

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My Tribute To Khushwant Singh »

My Tribute To Khushwant Singh By Promod Puri LINK COLUMNIST Perhaps the least revealed aspect ofKhushwant Singh’s colorful and longactive life, which he cited severaltimes but which has been ignored asirrelevant by wordsmiths who wroteabout...

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Indian Doctor In New York Pleads Guilty To Accepting Bribes »

Indian Doctor In New York Pleads Guilty To Accepting Bribes New York: An Indian-originpaediatrician in the US haspleaded guilty to acceptingbribes in exchange for testreferrals as part of a longrunningscheme operatedby a diagnosticfirm.Surender Gorukanti,46, of Brooklyn, NewYork, admitted...

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Guru Nanak Free Kitchen Plans Bottle Drive During Surrey Nagar Kirtan »

Guru Nanak Free Kitchen Plans Bottle Drive During Surrey Nagar Kirtan On April 19th during the SurreyNagar Kirtan, the Guru NanakFree Kitchen is planning a bottledrive to help raise awarenessabout recycling and to help leavethe streets clean after the...

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Jenny Kwan Repays Nearly $35,000 In Trips Charged To Vancouver Charity And Takes An Unpaid Leave Of Absence From Legislature »

Jenny Kwan Repays Nearly $35,000 In Trips Charged To Vancouver Charity And Takes An Unpaid Leave Of Absence From Legislature British Columbia’s NDPOpposition leader says his partyis still figuring out the terms ofcaucus member Jenny Kwan’sunpaid leave from the legislature,prompted by her connectionto an audit of a Vancouverbasednon-profit...

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30 Pilots And Flight Attendants Confess The Best Kept Secrets You Don’t Know About Flying »

30 Pilots And Flight Attendants Confess The Best Kept Secrets You Don’t Know About Flying Reddit, a social news and entertainmentwebsite, is becomingincreasingly popular and is evencalling themselves the self-proclaimed“front page of theinternet.” Created in 2005,Reddit users post links to articlesor information, and...

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Food For Thought After The ALC Core Review »

Food For Thought After The ALC Core Review VICTORIA – As we go aboutour busy lives, we often don’tthink about where our foodcomes from, just that it’s therewhen we need it.British Columbia is home toabout 10%...

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Vancouver Woman Attacked In Tattoo Shop »

Vancouver Woman Attacked In Tattoo Shop Vancouver – A Vancouver manfaces assault charges afterallegedly attacking a woman at atattoo parlour on Monday. Theattack was over a dispute involving$15.The attack, caught onsurveillance video that has...

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Top News

Murdered Mom Manjit Panghali’s Daughter Awarded $614,300 But She Will Have To Fight To Get It »

Murdered Mom Manjit Panghali’s Daughter Awarded $614,300 But She Will Have To Fight To Get It

SURREY – A BC Supreme Court judge has awarded more than $600,000 to the daughter of murdered...

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Were Jealous “Haters” Behind A Number of Indo-Canadians Getting Tickets In Abbotsford? »

Were Jealous “Haters” Behind A Number of Indo-Canadians Getting Tickets In Abbotsford?

Abbotsford Police Ticketed Young Drivers After Getting Calls From Witnesses! Police impounded six vehicles, including a 2012 Audi...

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Vaisakhi Is The Time To Reassess What Sikhism Means! »

Vaisakhi Is The Time To Reassess What Sikhism Means!

By Kyle Panesar Sikhism – Our Religion and Culture (Religion and culture are not the same) but still...

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Overcharged ICBC Customers To Get Refunds But Liberals Raising Rates Again This Year »

Overcharged ICBC Customers To Get Refunds But Liberals Raising Rates Again This Year

Democrats accused Transportation Minister Todd Stone of trying to avoid scrutiny in the legislature by hiding information...

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Kirpan To Be Accommodated At Canadian Missions Across The World »

Kirpan To Be Accommodated At Canadian Missions Across The World

BRAMPTON – The World Sikh Organization of Canada welcomed the release of accommodation guidelines for the kirpan...

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Horgan Keeps Rolling With Latest Backing From Surrey NDPers For Party Leadership »

Horgan Keeps Rolling With Latest Backing From Surrey NDPers For Party Leadership

SURREY—B.C. NDP leadership candidate John Horgan keeps rolling along as the only candidate an front-runner in the...

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Vaisakhi Celebrations! »

Vaisakhi Celebrations!

The annual Vaisakhi Nagar Kirtan in Vancouver was a colourful affair with nice weather and good spirits...

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Sikh Seva! »

Sikh Seva!

While everyone was busy celebrating Vaisakhi in South Vancouver there was a group of individuals that took...

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The Biggest Vaisakhi Celebration In North America Takes Place On Saturday In Surrey »

The Biggest Vaisakhi Celebration In North America Takes Place On Saturday In Surrey

SURREY – Final preparations are underway for the annual Vaisakhi Parade, taking place on April 19, 2014,...

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This Time Of Year Is A Time For Multi-Religious Celebrations »

This Time Of Year Is A Time For Multi-Religious Celebrations

Rituals have significant role in all religions. Obviously, from naming, baptismal and  to last rites people follow...

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Husband Of Murdered Ottawa Indo-Canadian Woman Charged With Her Murder »

Husband Of Murdered Ottawa Indo-Canadian Woman Charged With Her Murder

Charges Against Bhupinderpal Gill Follow After His Bus-Driver Colleague And Neighbour Was Arrested And Charged With...

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Many Men Are Also Victims Of Marriage Fraud »

Many Men Are Also Victims  Of  Marriage  Fraud

By Krishan Bector It is assumed that the victims of marriage fraud are only girls or brides, which...

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Cops Honoured! »

Cops Honoured!

A number of  Vancouver police officers, including model super-cop Kalwinder Singh “Kal” Dosanjh, were  honoured for their...

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Winning Indo-Canadian Students! »

Winning Indo-Canadian Students!

Winning Indo-Canadian students’ works were among the impressive showcase of science projects on display at last week’s...

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Devyani Khobragade: A Life In Privilege, Corruption And Feudalism »

By A Contrarian World Devyani Khobragade is a poster child foreverything that is wrong with India’s quotabased reservation system, a feudal and corruptbureaucracy and a society that is atlarge still mired in a feudal outlook. I ambeyond myself for any iota of sympathy forDevyani or the purported outrage to hermodesty. Devyani met her match in PreetBharara....

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Devyani Khobragade: A Life In Privilege, Corruption And Feudalism

Fruiticana Wins Premier’s People’s Choice Award At 11th Annual SBBC Awards »

Tony Singh’s Fruiticana won the Premier’s People’s Choice Award, which is unique in that it went to the company that proved they had the support of their community by receiving the most online votes. By R. Paul Dhillon VANCOUVER - Tony Singh’s Fruiticana was the big winner at the 11th Annual SBBC Awards organized by the Small...

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Fruiticana Wins Premier’s People’s Choice Award At 11th Annual SBBC Awards

Pandit Sharadbhai Chandra Continues To Spread The Spirit Of Devotion After Retiring From Burnaby Hindu Temple »

Growing up in a Gujarati household in Ahmedabad, the young Sharadbhai took to Sanskrit early on, learning about the Vedas and the ways of priesthood from his priest father before going to Banaras, Uttar Pradesh to partake in higher religious studies just like his father had done before him. By R. Paul Dhillon After more than five...

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Pandit Sharadbhai Chandra Continues To Spread The Spirit Of Devotion After Retiring From Burnaby Hindu Temple

Paranoia (PG) * * * »

Paranoia Should Have Never Been Made As There Is Not A Thrilling Thing About This Corporate Espionage Thriller By ALAN SAMUEL Industrial espionage can be a vexing affair. Two power mad adversaries wreck havoc on a young man’s life in Paranoia.  In a perfectly named film this EOne Release is now seeking converts at the Empire Studio...

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Paranoia (PG) * * *

My Tribute To Khushwant Singh »

By Promod Puri LINK COLUMNIST Perhaps the least revealed aspect ofKhushwant Singh’s colorful and longactive life, which he cited severaltimes but which has been ignored asirrelevant by wordsmiths who wroteabout him including the obituaries,was the fact that in his life he perfectlybalanced his cogitative pursuitswith active physical lifestyle of exercise,sports and walks.Unlike most of the known contemporarythinkers...

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My Tribute To Khushwant Singh

International

Hanging With Royalty!

Hanging With Royalty! »

Vancouver businessman Daljit Thind was invited to a special function at the Buckingham Palace last month, where Prince Phillip played the host. Thind was one of the 200 successful CEOs...

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Duke Student Who Was Outed As Porn Star Is Half Indian!

Duke Student Who Was Outed As Porn Star Is Half Indian! »

Belle Knox Who Is Being Called Sunny Leone-II In India Says She Works In Porn To Fund Her Education And Also She Likes Doing Porn Films Belle Knox or...

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Bollywood

I Am Delighted With The Feedback On My Bikini Shot: Sonam Kapoor »

I Am Delighted With The Feedback On My Bikini Shot: Sonam Kapoor

Sonam Kapoor, who is sportinga bikini onscreen for the firsttime, is flattered by the reactionsof her fans.”I’m very delighted with thefeedback I’ve...

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Kareena Kapoor: I Think Saif Will Make A Great Actor In Hollywood »

Kareena Kapoor: I Think Saif Will Make A Great Actor In Hollywood

Kareena Kapoor Khan feels her actorhusband Saif Ali Khan should ventureinto Hollywood as he perfectly fits thebill for being there.“He is an...

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Madhuri Dixit Praises Shah Rukh, Salman Khan’s Passion For Their Work

Madhuri Dixit Praises Shah Rukh, Salman Khan’s Passion For Their Work »

Actress Madhuri Dixit, who has sharedthe screen space with both superstarsShah Rukh Khan and Salman Khan,says she admires the passion both theactors have for their work.Madhuri, who worked with Shah...

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