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Women Entrepreneur Program To Benefit 10 Indian and 10 Canadian Women Over Five Years

Women Entrepreneur Program To Benefit 10 Indian and 10 Canadian Women Over Five Years

Ten leaders of enterprises will be mentored at Carleton University in Ottawa, the capital of Canada, so they can potentially expand into the North American market. Similarly, 10 Canadian women entrepreneurs will head to India to try and reach that vast market. The programme will run five years and during that period, 100 entrepreneurs, 50 […]

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Vienna Beats Melbourne As World’s ‘Most Liveable City’ As Vancouver Places 6th

Vienna Beats Melbourne As World’s ‘Most Liveable City’ As Vancouver Places 6th

Australia and Canada dominated the top ten, each boasting three cities. Australia had Melbourne, Sydney (5th) and Adelaide (10th) while Canada had Calgary (4th), Vancouver (6th) and Toronto (tied for 7th). Vienna broke Melbourne’s sever-year reign to clinch the title, scoring a “near ideal” score of 99.1 on 100. Damascus came in last as the […]

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Rupee Plunges To Record Low, Closes Near 70 Cents To US Dollar

Rupee Plunges To Record Low, Closes Near 70 Cents To US Dollar

The rupee crashed by Rs 1.08 or 1.57 per cent to end at historic low of 69.91 against the US dollar following fears that Turkish economic crisis could engulf world economy MUMBAI – The rupee plunged on Monday by Rs 1.08 or 1.57% to close at all-time low of 69.91 in the interbank foreign exchange […]

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Mastering The Art Of The Job Search

Mastering The Art Of The Job Search

  Whether it’s your first job out of post-secondary or the next step up the corporate ladder, finding a new job is never easy. If you’ve recently arrived in Canada, the process can be even more daunting. Your day-to-day life, as well as navigating the job market might be quite different from what you are […]

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Dalit Leader Raju Kamble Passes Away In Vancouver

Dalit Leader Raju Kamble Passes Away In Vancouver

By Mangesh Dahiwale VANCOUVER – As the news is pouring in, Raju Kamble breathed his last at 2.10 am in Vancouver, Canada. His death is a great loss to the Ambedkarite movement. When the international reach of Ambedkarites was limited only to a few immigrants from Punjab to the western hemisphere, it was Raju Bhau, […]

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Racist Teen Charged With Beating Elderly Sikh Man Makes Obscene Gestures In Court

Racist Teen Charged With Beating Elderly Sikh Man Makes Obscene Gestures In Court

The accused appeared to be grinning and made suspected gang signs while his hands were cuffed, a report said. NEW YORK – The teenager son of a police chief in California, who brutally assaulted a 71-year-old Sikh man, grinned and made obscene gestures during his first court appearance, according to a media report. Sahib Singh […]

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Pakistani Couple Arrested For Kissing, Cuddling In Islamabad

Pakistani Couple Arrested For Kissing, Cuddling In Islamabad

The Pakistan couple, aged around 18-19 years, have been booked for ‘obscene acts’, an offence punishable with imprisonment for up to three months, or with fine, or both KARACHI – A young Pakistani couple have been arrested for allegedly kissing and cuddling in a car here, a media report said on Monday.   The couple, […]

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Indo-Canadian Man Dies In House Blast In Abbotsford

Indo-Canadian Man Dies In House Blast In Abbotsford

In the blast, six other adults and two children present in the house escaped unhurt. ABBOTSFORD – Jasmel Singh, a native of Nabha in Punjab, staying at Abottsford in Canada was killed in a massive blast at his house on Thursday evening. Singh’s family had settled in Canada for 30 years and was preparing for […]

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IKEA’s First India Store Attracts A Mad Rush Of 40,000 customers On Day One

IKEA’s First India Store Attracts A Mad Rush Of 40,000 customers On Day One

The store’s opening saw a stampede-like situation. The retailer was teeming with customers in the evening, with the total number for the day likely to have crossed 30,000 when the store shut down at 11 pm. HYDERABAD – About 40,000 people visited IKEA’s first India store on its opening day here, a company spokesperson told […]

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China’s Love Affair With Bollywood Is Growing

China’s Love Affair With Bollywood Is Growing

Film industry insiders in China trace this love affair to the runaway success in 2010-11 of pirated versions of 3 Idiots, which wasn’t initially released in Chinese theatres. BEIJING – On a recent flight from Guangzhou to Urumqi in China’s northwest, the entertainment on overhead screens was Farhan Akhtar’s Rock On 2. There were hardly […]

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