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But Johal And Singh Say They Won’t Return The Cash And Vow To Proceed With Using Money For Their Project! NDP sent out a press release on Monday that emphasized that the grant...

November 14 2017 / Comments Off on NDP’s Ravi Kahlon Goes After BC Liberal Insiders Satnam Johal and Jagmohan Singh Over$200,000 Pre-Election Grant / Read More »

VANCOUVER – Each year, the Sikh community across BC, rally to donate blood in the largest annual lifesaving campaign in the province in remembrance of the thousands of Sikhs murdered by the Indian...

November 12 2017 / Comments Off on Blood Donation By Sikh Nation Is BC’s Largest Blood Drive To Remember Victims Of 1984 Massacre / Read More »

“I’ve been working on this project for twenty years and it’s great that world-wide audiences are suddenly recognizing the importance of the Komagata Maru event and the multiple perspectives I have used to...

October 29 2017 / Comments Off on Jessi Thind’s LIONS OF THE SEA Wins Best Script At Calcutta International Film Festival / Read More »

Well known BC businessman Anthony Von Mandl of Mission Hill Winery played gracious host to Swarup and  a diverse group of business people, politicians, community leaders, city and police officials and of course creative-arts...

October 8 2017 / Comments Off on Mission Hill Winery Hosts India’s High Commissioner Vikas Swarup / Read More »

On his Twitter account, the Vancouver mayor Gregor Robertson said his city is interested in landing the tech hub. “Great news! Amazon would be fantastic addition to Vancouver’s world-class innovation ecosystem,” Robertson wrote....

September 27 2017 / Comments Off on Could The Opening Of The Parq Be The Catalyst For Vancouver Mayor Gregor Robertson To Land Amazon / Read More »

OTTAWA – Rising star Sikh-Canadian NDP leadership candidate Jagmeet Singh is battling racists and racism in Canada’s political system to win the NDP leadership, something truly historic if he succeeds. Singh received some good...

September 25 2017 / Comments Off on Jagmeet Singh Battling Racists And Odds To Win NDP Leadership, Gets Endorsement From Veteran MP Nathan Cullen / Read More »

Harjinder Dhudwal of Surrey was sentenced on August 30, 2017, in the Provincial Court of British Columbia, to a Conditional Sentence Order of 15 months and a fine totalling $129,750, after pleading guilty...

September 7 2017 / Comments Off on Indo-Canadian From Surrey Sentenced For Tax Evasion On Real Estate Sales And Rentals / Read More »

Canada’s Defence Minister Harjit Singh Sajjan was born in India – a country where hygiene, manners and courtesy are almost non-existent. Almost 70 percent of the population goes to toilet in open fields....

July 26 2017 / Comments Off on OLD HABITS DIE HARD: Sajjan’s Cherry Pit Spitting Can Be Traced To His Indian Roots / Read More »

LINK Editor: R. PAUL DHILLON The LINK editor R. Paul Dhillon made it’s annual trek to beautiful Okanagan country for Mission Hill Winery’s Concert series at their beautiful winery in Kelowna. It’s always...

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Olympian and Commonwealth Games wrestling Gold Medal champion Arjan Singh Bhullar recently made sports history by becoming the first Sikh-Indo-Canadian to be signed by the world renowned big fight game Ultimate Fighting Championship...

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“I will miss my friend Chandra Bodalia dearly as we spent many years working together where before he became Indo-Canadian media pool photographer – he was exclusive at the Link where I gave...

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WSO Chooses New Board of Directors At Biennial Convention In Surrey »

WSO Chooses New Board of Directors At Biennial Convention In Surrey SURREY – The World Sikh Organization of Canada held its biennial convention on Saturday November 11, 2017 at the Punjab Bhavan in Surrey, British Columbia.  Delegates from across...

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UTA Members Meet Politicians »

UTA Members Meet Politicians The UTA has several hundred members attend an informational session with a number of MPs, provincials Ministers and MLAs over the weekend, where the organizations key issues were...

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Students Continue To Flock To Richmond Gurdwara »

Students Continue To Flock To Richmond Gurdwara Richmond’s Highway to Heaven is a very popular place for visitors from all over Canada. This is more so in case of students. Nearly every week there are...

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Remembering The House Maid Who Did Our Dirty Work »

Remembering The House Maid Who Did Our Dirty Work By Promod Puri I don’t know if she belongs to the class of housemaid, aka “bai” or “Mai”. If so, then her status could be upgraded in India’s...

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Pakistani Boy Arrested On Charges Of Sexually Assaulting Hen »

Pakistani Boy Arrested On Charges Of Sexually Assaulting Hen A resident in Pakistan’s Punjab province told police that his neighbour “abducted” his hen on November 11 and “raped” it. LAHORE – In a bizarre case, a 14-year-old...

November 18 2017 / Comments Off on Pakistani Boy Arrested On Charges Of Sexually Assaulting Hen / Read More »

New Rules Coming Into Effect That Will Prevent Buyers From Shady Real Estate Deals »

New Rules Coming Into Effect That Will Prevent Buyers From Shady Real Estate Deals Superintendent of real estate says BC is the first province in Canada to essentially ban dual agency VANCOUVER – BC is about to become the first province in...

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Real Estate Council Suspends Indo-Canadian Realtor Of His License Being After Predatory Rent To Own Scheme »

Real Estate Council Suspends Indo-Canadian Realtor Of His License Being After Predatory Rent To Own Scheme SURREY – An Indo-Canadian realtor accused of preying on struggling homeowners on the brink of foreclosure has had his licence suspended by the Real Estate Council of BC....

November 18 2017 / Comments Off on Real Estate Council Suspends Indo-Canadian Realtor Of His License Being After Predatory Rent To Own Scheme / Read More »

Indo-British Man Jailed 8-Years For Killing Woman Cyclist »

Indo-British Man Jailed 8-Years For Killing Woman Cyclist LONDON – An Indian-origin man in the UK has been sentenced to eight years in jail and banned from driving for 10 years for killing a woman cyclist...

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Indo-American Killed In Shooting At His nightclub »

Indo-American Killed In Shooting At His nightclub Eyewitnesses said Akash Talati was hit by a stray bullet and was not the intended target. WASHINGTON – An Indo-American was fatally shot in a shooting at his...

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Hopscotch Is Coming To Vancouver Next Week »

Hopscotch Is Coming To Vancouver Next Week Hopscotch Festival’s 22nd signature Vancouver celebration – the city’s ultimate festival of libations, scotch, craft beer, cider, wine, cocktails and spirits, will take place next week starting from...

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NDP’s Ravi Kahlon Goes After BC Liberal Insiders Satnam Johal and Jagmohan Singh Over$200,000 Pre-Election Grant »

NDP’s Ravi Kahlon Goes After BC Liberal Insiders Satnam Johal and Jagmohan Singh Over$200,000 Pre-Election Grant But Johal And Singh Say They Won’t Return The Cash And Vow To Proceed With Using Money For Their Project! NDP sent out a press release on Monday...

November 14 2017 / Comments Off on NDP’s Ravi Kahlon Goes After BC Liberal Insiders Satnam Johal and Jagmohan Singh Over$200,000 Pre-Election Grant / Read More »
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Pollution Appears  To Be An Invincible Enemy Of Indian Populace »

Pollution Appears  To Be An Invincible Enemy Of Indian Populace

  By Dr. Bikkar Singhj Lalli “Breathing in Delhi air equivalent to smoking 44 cigarettes a day,”(CNN-Nov.10,17)....

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Pakistani Boy Arrested On Charges Of Sexually Assaulting Hen »

Pakistani Boy Arrested On Charges Of Sexually Assaulting Hen

A resident in Pakistan’s Punjab province told police that his neighbour “abducted” his hen on November 11...

November 18 2017 / Comments Off on Pakistani Boy Arrested On Charges Of Sexually Assaulting Hen / Read More »

Multi-Faith Leaders Support City’s Efforts To House The Homeless »

Multi-Faith Leaders Support City’s Efforts To House The Homeless

Leaders from many faiths, including Sikh, Muslim and Jewish communities, met with Vancouver mayor Greogor Robertson and...

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Indo-American Pleads Guilty In Money Laundering Conspiracy »

Indo-American Pleads Guilty In Money Laundering Conspiracy

Using information obtained from data brokers and other sources, call centre operators targeted victims who were threatened...

November 18 2017 / Comments Off on Indo-American Pleads Guilty In Money Laundering Conspiracy / Read More »

Indian Gets 8 Years In Jail For Raping And Assaulting Woman In UK Store »

Indian Gets 8 Years In Jail For Raping And Assaulting Woman In UK Store

Swapnil Kulat, who hailed from Nagpur, was sentenced to prison by the Manchester Crown Court after pleading...

November 18 2017 / Comments Off on Indian Gets 8 Years In Jail For Raping And Assaulting Woman In UK Store / Read More »

India Home To 219,000 Millionaires: Report »

India Home To 219,000 Millionaires: Report

MUMBAI – India is home to the fourth largest population of millionaires in the Asia Pacific region...

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India, Canada Closer To Finalising Foreign Investment Pact »

India, Canada Closer To Finalising Foreign Investment Pact

Canada’s minister of international trade Francoise-Philippe Champagne, who is part of a ministerial trade mission to India...

November 18 2017 / Comments Off on India, Canada Closer To Finalising Foreign Investment Pact / Read More »

Hopscotch Is Coming To Vancouver Next Week »

Hopscotch Is Coming To Vancouver Next Week

Hopscotch Festival’s 22nd signature Vancouver celebration – the city’s ultimate festival of libations, scotch, craft beer, cider,...

November 18 2017 / Comments Off on Hopscotch Is Coming To Vancouver Next Week / Read More »

Blade of The Immortal (PG) *** »

Blade of The Immortal (PG) ***

Sword Action Dominates This Samurai Manga By Alan Samuel Ancestors can be deadly. Get set for a...

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US Records Over 6,000 Hate Crimes Recorded In 2016, Says FBI »

US Records Over 6,000 Hate Crimes Recorded In 2016, Says FBI

Hate crimes rose for the second straight year in 2016 in United States, with increases in attacks...

November 18 2017 / Comments Off on US Records Over 6,000 Hate Crimes Recorded In 2016, Says FBI / Read More »

340,000 Indians Among Top 1% Global Rich, Says Report »

340,000 Indians Among Top 1% Global Rich, Says Report

India’s stock of household wealth grew at 10.1% during the year, although its addition to total global...

November 18 2017 / Comments Off on 340,000 Indians Among Top 1% Global Rich, Says Report / Read More »

Farm And Spice Grand Launch Party »

Farm And Spice Grand Launch Party

The newly opened grocery store in Surrey celebrated the launch of its first location on 144th Street...

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Diwali Celebratons! »

Diwali Celebratons!

Jagrup Brar, MLA of Surrey-Fleetwood, and his fellow south of the Fraser NDP MLAs celebrated Diwali at...

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Sikhs Worldwide Join British Sikhs And Politicians In “Free Jaggi” Campaign »

Sikhs Worldwide Join British Sikhs And Politicians In “Free Jaggi” Campaign

Sikhs from around the world, including right here in Surrey where “Free Jaggi” rally is planned for...

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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...

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

Uber Seals Multibillion-Dollar Investment From Japan’s Softbank »

The long-awaited deal was made public in October but was delayed by a corporate governance and legal dispute between investor Benchmark Capital and ousted CEO Travis Kalanick. DETROIT – Japanese technology conglomerate SoftBank has reached a deal with Uber to invest billions in the ride-hailing giant. Uber Technologies Inc. confirmed the investment in a statement...

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Uber Seals Multibillion-Dollar Investment From Japan’s Softbank

Blood Donation By Sikh Nation Is BC’s Largest Blood Drive To Remember Victims Of 1984 Massacre »

VANCOUVER – Each year, the Sikh community across BC, rally to donate blood in the largest annual lifesaving campaign in the province in remembrance of the thousands of Sikhs murdered by the Indian government in New Delhi India in 1984.. The 19th annual Blood Donation by Sikh Nation campaign has helped save over 120,000 Canadian...

November 12 2017 / Comments Off on Blood Donation By Sikh Nation Is BC’s Largest Blood Drive To Remember Victims Of 1984 Massacre / Read More »
Blood Donation By Sikh Nation Is BC’s Largest Blood Drive To Remember Victims Of 1984 Massacre

Writer-Director R. Paul Dhillon’s Romantic Comedy The Fusion Generation Completes Rough Cut »

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...

May 30 2017 / Comments Off on Writer-Director R. Paul Dhillon’s Romantic Comedy The Fusion Generation Completes Rough Cut / Read More »
Writer-Director R. Paul Dhillon’s Romantic Comedy The Fusion Generation Completes Rough Cut

WEF Gala Honours Dianne Watts And Other Strong Women! »

The inaugural session o f the South Asian Women’s Economic Forum (WEF) and Vancouver International South Asian Film Festival held their opening Gala party at the beautifully decorated Surrey City Hall. The WEF recognised the great work of women like former Surrey mayor and now BC Liberal leadership candidate Dianne Watts, first South Asian Canadian...

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WEF Gala Honours Dianne Watts And Other Strong Women!

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NDP’s Ravi Kahlon Goes After BC Liberal Insiders Satnam Johal and Jagmohan Singh Over$200,000 Pre-Election Grant

NDP’s Ravi Kahlon Goes After BC Liberal Insiders Satnam Johal and Jagmohan Singh Over$200,000 Pre-Election Grant »

But Johal And Singh Say They Won’t Return The Cash And Vow To Proceed With Using Money For Their Project! NDP sent out a press release on Monday that emphasized...

November 14 2017 / Comments Off on NDP’s Ravi Kahlon Goes After BC Liberal Insiders Satnam Johal and Jagmohan Singh Over$200,000 Pre-Election Grant / Read More »
Blood Donation By Sikh Nation Is BC’s Largest Blood Drive To Remember Victims Of 1984 Massacre

Blood Donation By Sikh Nation Is BC’s Largest Blood Drive To Remember Victims Of 1984 Massacre »

VANCOUVER – Each year, the Sikh community across BC, rally to donate blood in the largest annual lifesaving campaign in the province in remembrance of the thousands of Sikhs murdered...

November 12 2017 / Comments Off on Blood Donation By Sikh Nation Is BC’s Largest Blood Drive To Remember Victims Of 1984 Massacre / Read More »

Okanagan Tech Entrepreneur Raghwa Gopal Appointed To RCMP Diversity Board »

Okanagan Tech Entrepreneur Raghwa Gopal Appointed To RCMP Diversity Board

Raghwa Gopal was recently appointed to ‘The British Columbia RCMP Commanding Officer’s Cultural Diversity Inclusion Board’. As a committee member, Gopal will...

November 2 2017 / Comments Off on Okanagan Tech Entrepreneur Raghwa Gopal Appointed To RCMP Diversity Board / Read More »

Jessi Thind’s LIONS OF THE SEA Wins Best Script At Calcutta International Film Festival »

Jessi Thind’s LIONS OF THE SEA Wins Best Script At Calcutta International Film Festival

“I’ve been working on this project for twenty years and it’s great that world-wide audiences are suddenly recognizing the importance of the...

October 29 2017 / Comments Off on Jessi Thind’s LIONS OF THE SEA Wins Best Script At Calcutta International Film Festival / Read More »

Mission Hill Winery Hosts India’s High Commissioner Vikas Swarup »

Mission Hill Winery Hosts India’s High Commissioner Vikas Swarup

Well known BC businessman Anthony Von Mandl of Mission Hill Winery played gracious host to Swarup and  a diverse group of business people,...

October 8 2017 / Comments Off on Mission Hill Winery Hosts India’s High Commissioner Vikas Swarup / Read More »

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250 Years of Heer Featuring Madan Gopal Singh And Chaar Yaar »

250 Years of Heer Featuring Madan Gopal Singh And Chaar Yaar

Last year marked the 250th anniversary since the creation of Waris Shah’s epic “Heer”. A timeless story of tragic love, and a...

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Wine, Sunshine And Fun! »

Wine, Sunshine And Fun!

LINK Editor: R. PAUL DHILLON The LINK editor R. Paul Dhillon made it’s annual trek to beautiful Okanagan country for Mission Hill...

July 15 2017 / Comments Off on Wine, Sunshine And Fun! / Read More »
Jessi Thind’s LIONS OF THE SEA Wins Best Script At Calcutta International Film Festival

Jessi Thind’s LIONS OF THE SEA Wins Best Script At Calcutta International Film Festival »

“I’ve been working on this project for twenty years and it’s great that world-wide audiences are suddenly recognizing the importance of the Komagata Maru event and the multiple perspectives I...

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