About Us

Punjabi Akhbaar as the names it; is a Punjabi newspaper.  The large growth in the Indo-Canadian community demanded the need to bridge business owners with their targeted customers. It was something that always needed to be improved and “Punjabi Akhbaar” succeeds in attaining exactly that to help your business prosper.

Punjabi Akhbaar has been providing its services with the intention to bring the Indo-Canadian community together with our bilingual skills. Punjabi is the fourth largest spoken language in Canada, it directly shows how important it is for business owners to invest into the second language media. As far as our English readers are concerned, we have a large portion of paper dedicated to them.

Punjabi Akhbaar is a multilingual 32″ broadsheet biweekly newspaper.  It is published in Punjabi (80%) and English (20%). The sections provide something for all our readers including the local and international news, business section, ladies special, a children’s section and Hollywood/Bollywood show buzz section. We are trying to bridge the gap between different customers by providing them with what they love to read the most. To adapt to the change in time and reading habits of the people, we provide the opportunity to our clients to put their advertisement on our website as well; which increases their reach to our online readers around the globe. This not only helps to connect to the younger audience but also helps your business in achieving online exposure to boost your business even further.

Circulation:   Our paper is made available to over 100, 000 Asians in Alberta and Saskatchewan.   However, the e-paper “www.punjabiakhbaar.ca” is available to 3 million Indo-Canadians settled in Canada and millions of others worldwide.  Soon, we will be expanding our reach to all of North America.

Harbans Buttar is a world-renowned journalist who has more than 20 years’ experience in diversified fields of media. It is a necessity for media to represent all views fairly and ethically and Mr. Buttar has been a prominent player in the media. He has worked as a news reporter for a Canadian TV Channel “Omni” which was seen around the world throughout the years he worked there.  Mr. Buttar was a very popular radio host and earned name and fame in the field airing on Fairchild Radio fm94.7 program “Radio Awaaz”. He is now working as a news reporter for Canadian TV Channel “Channel Punjabi” which is seen around the world through cable and dish networks. He has been a Media coordinator of Journalist Club “Punjabi media club Calgary (AB). Mr. Buttar has also been a media coordinator of “Punjabi Council of Commerce Calgary”. He has been honored at international and national level organizations for his excellent and outstanding contributions in the field of journalism and culture. He has participated and covered various international and national conferences as a journalist for different fields of media; which was organized time to time in different countries of the world.


Editorial Board

Harbans Buttar – Editor in Chief

Sukhjinder Samra – Associate Editor (Punjab)

Harman Buttar– Sub Editor (English)

Sukhdev Singh Dhanoa Sub Editor (Edmonton)

Harjinder. S. Samra -Marketing Manager (Punjab) India

Advisory Council:

Sukhnaib Sidhu: Journalist Gen Sec “Open” Media Group, Punjab

Gurdeep Singh: USA

Khiva Mahi: Dubai

Baljit Gill: India

Jaswinder Kaur: P.R.O (Punjab)

Ashok Bansal Mansa: Cultural Associate (Punjab)




Harbans Buttar

Editor in Chief “Punjabi Akhbaar”
001 403 640 2000



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