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We are heart-broken to announce the untimely passing of our dear friend and supporter Mrignesh “Vicky” Nanda of the world renowned Hi-Class Jewellers store in Vancouver. His sudden passing from a brief illness...

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A BHANGRA Experience Not To Be Missed! Bhangralicious features a unique mixture of commentary and music from 13 of the top names in the international Bhangra music, including Chamkila, Gurdas Maan, Babbu Mann, Jazzy...

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Asked For Proof – She Plays Stupid And Says Don’t Worry, It’s Just “Inside Baseball”! Premier Christy Clark accused the NDP of criminally hacking her party’s website, but she quickly backed off as she...

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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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Jaswant Singh Gill is accused of killing his wife Gurpreet Gillin 2006 and an acquaintance in 1994. Gurpreet Gill disappeared in 2006. Her remains were identified in 2013. The prosecution say they...

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Surrey RCMP say the latest gangland murder in Surrey is believed to be targeted. The victim in the latest shooting in Surrey has been identified as 22 year old Karanpartap Waraich, whose family...

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Prime Minister Justin Trudeau’s holiday with the Aga Khan — a family friend, noted philanthropist and hereditary spiritual leader to the world’s approximately 15 million Ismaili Muslims — bears closer scrutiny, ethics commissioner...

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The fact still remains that financial success of immigrant communities belongs to men, just as it did in their native countries. Women are engaged in various employments but only as an employee or...

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Surrey’s own Indo-Canadian National Hockey League player Jujhar Khaira scored his first goal in the NHL and it turned out to be the winner as the Khaira’s Edmonton Oilers defeated the Arizona Coyotes...

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Mister India, aka Rish Koya, wrestled the biggest match of his career at the All Star Wrestling Heavyweight Championship last Friday night at the Cloverdale Fairgrounds and he is now your winner and...

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The bodies of Navdeep Sidhu and and Harman Mangat, both in their early 20s, were found in a southeast neighbourhood Wednesday afternoon. EDMONTON - Two Indo-Canadian men from BC who were well known to...

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UK Likely To Extradite Punjabi NRI Accused Of Kidnapping Brother’s Daughter And Fraud »

UK Likely To Extradite Punjabi NRI Accused Of Kidnapping Brother’s Daughter And Fraud The accused, Rajesh Kapoor, from Dasuya in Hoshiarpur district was on the list of 16 fugitives that India handed over to the UK when the India-British dialogue on...

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SWEARIG IN: At Raj Bhawan Punjab »

SWEARIG IN: At Raj Bhawan Punjab South Asian LINK editor R. Paul Dhillon was given a VIP pass for the Swearing-In-Oath-Taking of Chief Minister Capt. Amarinder Singh (aka The Raja-King) and his cabinet of...

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Indo-Canadian Lawyer Among Surrey Board Of Trade’s Women In Business Award Winners »

Indo-Canadian Lawyer Among Surrey Board Of Trade’s Women In Business Award Winners SURREY – Indo-Canadian lawyer is among Surrey Board of Trade’s Women In Business Award Winners at their 8th Annual Awards Luncheon held Thursday. Sonia Virk of Virk Viyas &...

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Society For Canadians Studying Medicine Abroad Goes National »

Society For Canadians Studying Medicine Abroad Goes National VANCOUVER – The Society for Canadians Studying Medicine Abroad (SOCASMA) was incorporated to assist British Columbians to return to practice in Canada. However, many Canadians from other Provinces,...

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Prominent Sikh-American Woman Running For Key Civil Rights Post »

Prominent Sikh-American Woman Running For Key Civil Rights Post WASHINGTON – A prominent Sikh-American woman lawyer is in the running for leading the civil rights division of the US Department of Justice, a media report has said,...

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“Fired” Indo-American Prosecutor Preet Bharara Proud Of ‘Absolute Independence’ »

“Fired” Indo-American Prosecutor  Preet Bharara Proud Of ‘Absolute Independence’ Preet Bharara revealed his firing Saturday on his personal Twitter account. Several hours later, it was learned President Donald Trump had reached out through a secretary on his...

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“Fired” Indo-American Prosecutor Preet Bharara Proud Of ‘Absolute Independence’ »

“Fired” Indo-American Prosecutor  Preet Bharara Proud Of ‘Absolute Independence’ Preet Bharara revealed his firing Saturday on his personal Twitter account. Several hours later, it was learned President Donald Trump had reached out through a secretary on his...

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OBITUARY – S. Ujjal Singh Awla »

OBITUARY – S. Ujjal Singh Awla It is with profound grief that we announce that S. Ujjal Singh Awla, son of Prem Singh Baagi and Joginder Kaur of GARSHANKAR, PUNJAB, passed away on March...

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NRI From Australia Held For Helping Friend Rape His Wife »

NRI From Australia Held For Helping Friend Rape His Wife HYDERABAD – A non-resident Indian (NRI) from Australia and his mother were arrested on Monday by the Kanchanbagh police after he allegedly forced his wife to have unnatural...

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Kejriwal Joins Maya Chorus Against EVMs, Wants Paper Ballot In Delhi MCD Polls »

Kejriwal Joins Maya Chorus Against EVMs, Wants Paper Ballot In Delhi MCD Polls NEW DELHI – Amid growing chorus questioning the reliability of electronic voting machines (EVMs), Delhi chief minister Arvind Kejriwal has directed chief secretary MM Kutty to write to...

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Indo-British Woman Launches UK Campaign For Seat Belt After 12-Year-Old Son’s Death In Car Crash »

Indo-British Woman Launches UK Campaign For Seat Belt After 12-Year-Old Son’s Death In Car Crash Sukhi Atwal has released CCTV footage of the crash in May 2015 to show the moment her son, Amar, was hit by a speeding taxi and flung because...

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There Are A Variety Of Game Playing Options »

There Are A Variety Of Game Playing Options

When we enter a casino, the first thing we see – besides a former celebrity greeting us...

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Cabbies Election! »

Cabbies Election!

Election was held for Yellow Cab’s members n Vancouver on March 7th. Elected members include K. Sahota,...

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Seema Verma Confirmed By Senate For Top Health Post In Trump Administration »

Seema Verma Confirmed By Senate For Top Health Post In Trump Administration

WASHINGTON – The US Senate has confirmed Indian-American Seema Verma for a top healthcare position in the...

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Muslim Couple Sues US Airlines After Being Kicked Off Flight »

Muslim Couple Sues US Airlines After Being Kicked Off Flight

WASHINGTON – A Muslim couple has sued US’ United Airlines for forcing them off a flight last...

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LEGACY OF MAPLE BATALIA: Candle Light Vigil Held And Memorial Statement Read In Legislature For The Slain Indo-Canadian Woman »

LEGACY OF MAPLE BATALIA: Candle Light Vigil Held And Memorial Statement Read In Legislature For The Slain Indo-Canadian Woman

SURREY- Bruce Ralston, MLA for Surrey-Whalley stood in the Legislature on International Women’s Day, Wednesday March 8...

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Well-Known Indo-Canadian Gangster Among Two Gunned Down In Vancouver »

Well-Known Indo-Canadian Gangster Among Two Gunned Down In Vancouver

Navdip Singh Sanghera Of Vancouver Is One Of The Men Killed Thursday Night! Vancouver police has identified thirty-two-year-old...

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Desi Dental Association »

Desi Dental Association

Dr. Harry Dhanju and members of the Indo-Canadian Dental Association held a function recently which brought out...

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Hindi Literary Society of Canada of BC Elects New Board At AGM »

Hindi Literary Society of Canada of BC Elects New Board At AGM

Annual General Meeting (AGM): held on March 11, 2017 between 11 am -12 pm at Laxmi Narayan...

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Fruiticana To Collect Donations To Purchase Much-Needed Equipment For BC Children’s Hospital »

Fruiticana To Collect Donations To Purchase Much-Needed Equipment For BC Children’s Hospital

SURREY – During the month of March, all Fruiticana locations in BC will be collecting donations to...

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What Led To “Sheriff Of Wall Street” Preet Bharara’s Firing? »

What Led To “Sheriff Of Wall Street” Preet Bharara’s Firing?

NEW YORK – Defiant to the last moment, Preet Bharara, the high-profile Indian-origin US attorney often called...

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PUNJAB ELECTIONS: Hindus, Urban Populace Prop Up Congress While Rejecting AAP »

PUNJAB ELECTIONS: Hindus, Urban Populace Prop Up Congress While Rejecting AAP

CHANDIGARH – Other than getting hold of the Dalit votes that had drifted away from it, ruthless...

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Punjab’s Number #2 Man! »

Punjab’s Number #2 Man!

South Asian LINK editor R. Paul Dhillon was on hand at Government House (Raj Bhawan) in Chandigarh...

March 18 2017 / Comments Off / Read More »

Elections BC Refers BC Liberals “Illegal Donations” Investigation To RCMP »

Elections BC Refers BC Liberals “Illegal Donations” Investigation To RCMP

VICTORIA – Elections BC has referred its investigation into indirect political contributions or “illegal donations” to Christy...

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AAP’s NRI Supporters In Shock As Punjab Voters Don’t Show Much Love »

AAP’s NRI Supporters In Shock As Punjab Voters Don’t Show Much Love

“The entire plan went for a toss,” said Mandeep Singh, a Brampton, Ontario resident, who had planned...

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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

Oil Prices Fall To Three-Month Low But Canadians Still Getting Shafted With High Gas Prices »

SEOUL – Oil prices dropped to their lowest in three months on Monday despite OPEC efforts to curb crude output, dragged down as US drillers kept adding rigs. But Canadians are still being shafted with high gas prices, especially here in BC where gas prices have climbed back to the $1.38 a liter. Brent crude had fallen...

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Oil Prices Fall To Three-Month Low But Canadians Still Getting Shafted With High Gas Prices

VICKY NANDA: Dear Friend Of LINK Newspaper Passes Away! »

We are heart-broken to announce the untimely passing of our dear friend and supporter Mrignesh “Vicky” Nanda of the world renowned Hi-Class Jewellers store in Vancouver. His sudden passing from a brief illness comes as a shock to his family and friends, who held Vicky in very high esteem for his loving manner and kind...

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VICKY NANDA: Dear Friend Of LINK Newspaper Passes Away!

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 Kaler,...

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

Eastern Concept Of Women’s Liberation Are Superior To The Western Concepts »

By Dr. Sawraj Singh The eastern concepts on women’s liberation are generally based upon two principles. First, they emphasize the motherly aspect of a woman. Second, they are based upon the principle that men and women complement each other and together form a complete unit. Mother symbolizes the creative aspect. Woman are more creative while men...

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Eastern Concept Of Women’s Liberation Are Superior To The Western Concepts

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There Are A Variety Of Game Playing Options

There Are A Variety Of Game Playing Options »

When we enter a casino, the first thing we see – besides a former celebrity greeting us – is the rows of slot machines flashing, ringing, and whirring. Every now...

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VICKY NANDA: Dear Friend Of LINK Newspaper Passes Away!

VICKY NANDA: Dear Friend Of LINK Newspaper Passes Away! »

We are heart-broken to announce the untimely passing of our dear friend and supporter Mrignesh “Vicky” Nanda of the world renowned Hi-Class Jewellers store in Vancouver. His sudden passing from...

February 25 2017 / Comments Off / Read More »

Canada May Benefit In Recruiting Indian Techies Amidst Trump Ban »

Canada May Benefit In Recruiting Indian Techies Amidst Trump Ban

South Asian Cook Gets Her Revnge After Burger King Fires Her For Taking 50 Cents Worth Of Food TORONTO – Indo-Canadian tech leaders...

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Writer-Director-Producer R. Paul Dhillon’s Music Series BHANGRALICIOUS To Air Across Canada In February-March On OMNI Television »

Writer-Director-Producer R. Paul Dhillon’s Music Series BHANGRALICIOUS To Air Across Canada In February-March On OMNI Television

A BHANGRA Experience Not To Be Missed! Bhangralicious features a unique mixture of commentary and music from 13 of the top names in...

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

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,...

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

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,...

February 8 2017 / Comments Off / Read More »

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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Writer-Director-Producer R. Paul Dhillon’s Music Series BHANGRALICIOUS To Air Across Canada In February-March On OMNI Television

Writer-Director-Producer R. Paul Dhillon’s Music Series BHANGRALICIOUS To Air Across Canada In February-March On OMNI Television »

A BHANGRA Experience Not To Be Missed! Bhangralicious features a unique mixture of commentary and music from 13 of the top names in the international Bhangra music, including Chamkila, Gurdas Maan,...

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