Democratic ideals should include social responsibility

Andrew Little –  I congratulate Indian Newslink on reaching for reaching its 17th anniversary. For nearly two decades, Indian Newslink has been a leading publication and centre of information for New Zealand’s growing Indian community, and I am sure that it will continue to be for many years to come. Labour believes that democracy is not just about voting or…

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Serious efforts to reduce crime begins to pay

And Rehabilitation should accompany detention Judith Collins –  I would like to offer my warmest congratulations to Indian Newslink on 17 years of publication on November 15, 2016. Thank you for the opportunity to write a short article on balancing punishment with rehabilitation. We are fortunate to live in a very safe country. Recently, New Zealand was ranked fourth safest…

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Diplomacy enhances our image in foreign theatre

David Shearer –  It is wonderful to be contributing to this 17th birthday commemorative issue of Indian Newslink. Congratulations to the Editor and journalists for your work in providing an intelligent news source as well as a window on our shared South Asian identity. Our Indian New Zealand community – always engaged with current affairs locally and internationally – deserves…

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Diversity and multiculturalism add to our strength

Kanwaljit Singh Bakshi Let me start by congratulating Indian Newslink on their 17th anniversary. This is a remarkable achievement, and I look forward to celebrating many other milestones on the newspaper’s journey of quality journalism. I would also like to commend your role in promoting multiculturalism and the benefits it can bring to society, not just here in New Zealand,…

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Wrongdoing plays with Corrections and public safety

Mahesh Bindra –  Congratulations on your seventeen years of publication. In these 17 years, you have become a mainstay on New Zealand’s ethnic media stage – well done! As a Member of Parliament, I have particularly enjoyed how Indian Newslink has grasped the concept of news stewardship. It has been wonderful to see that you have kept successive governments and…

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