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Union Accuses Harper Government Of Misusing Temporary Foreign Worker

Union Accuses Harper Government Of Misusing Temporary Foreign Worker

Documents show the Harper government allowed Alberta companies to pay thousands of foreign workers less than Canadians in 2013, the Alberta Federation of Labour (AFL) says. CBC News Posted: Aug 15, 2014 11:36 AM MT Last Updated: Aug 15, 2014 7:55 PM MT CALGARY – Documents show the Harper government allowed Alberta companies to pay […]

August 27th, 2014 | Posted in Link News | Read More »

Punjab Congress Leaders Back Jagmeet Brar In Tussle With Party

Punjab Congress Leaders Back Jagmeet Brar In Tussle With Party

MUKTSAR – Seven days after the suspension of former Congress Working Committee (CWC) member Jagmeet Singh Brar from the party for his alleged “irresponsible and highly undesirable utterances”, two former Congress MLAs and a former district Congress president came out in his support today. Jagmeet’s younger brother Ripjit Singh Brar (an ex-MLA from Kotkapura), Vijay […]

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Badal Shoe-Thrower’s Wife Fears For His Life

Badal Shoe-Thrower’s Wife Fears For His Life

KHANNA – Nisha, wife of Bikram, who had hurled a shoe at the Chief Minister at Issru village near Khanna, expressed the fear that her husband, who is in police custody, may be killed. Addressing mediapersons here, she said: “I will meet Chief Minister Parkash Singh Badal and demand justice. Poor people, it seems, have […]

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AAP, Congress Allege Misuse Of Govt Machinery In Bypolls

AAP, Congress Allege Misuse Of Govt Machinery In Bypolls

BATHINDA – The complaint cell of the Election Commission started receiving complaints as early as 6.30 this morning. The phones of the complaint cell kept ringing till late in the evening. “We got a number of complaints from Congress and AAP supporters who alleged presence of vehicles having no registration plates carrying ruling party leaders,” […]

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Land Ho! (PG) ****

Land Ho! (PG) ****

Odd-Couple Buddies Shtick Familiar But Enjoyable! By Alan Samuel Trips can be memorable.  Let’s hope the people if Iceland are able to recover from the jovial jabs lobbed their  way in Land Ho!   Funny and poignant this Sony Pictures Classics will warm your hearts at the Fifth Avenue Cinemas. Experienced travellers know it helps to […]

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Six Natural Tips For Flawless Skin

Six Natural Tips For Flawless Skin

Oily skin, inflammation and combination patches — monsoon brings with it a host of skin woes. Apart from the herbal weapons like face packs that come handy to get rid of various skin troubles, re-think your diet to fight them naturally. From ­making breakfast your ­priority and including various acne-fighting foods, to ­combating tan the […]

August 27th, 2014 | Posted in Health | Read More »

BATTLING DEPRESSION

BATTLING DEPRESSION

How It’s A Daily Struggle For Robin Williams Of The World Everyone feels down and out sometime or the other, and most people snap out of it within days. Some don’t, and struggle every day with feelings of listlessness, ennui, guilt, low-self-worth, sleeplessness, appetite loss (or gain), and poor concentration. Some, like actor Robin Williams […]

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Calandar of events

Calandar of events

**** Sai Japa All devotees are cordially invited at Hindu Cultural Society and Community Centre of B.C.(3885 Albert St., Burnaby) to participate in Sai Japa/ Bhajans on Saturday. August 30th 2014 at 5p.m. Program;5.15p.m.-615 Bhajan/Kirtan; 6.30-7.15 Sai Japa;7.30 Priti Bhojan Contact: Rajubhai Parekh 604-327-8259604-327-8259;Vijaybhai Dayal 604-986-5958604-986-5958;Kantibhai Patel 604-522-7989604-522-7989. Temple 299-5922 **** Borrow An eReader From […]

August 27th, 2014 | Posted in International | Read More »

Steve Ballmer Steps Down From Microsoft Board

Steve Ballmer Steps Down From Microsoft Board

SEATTLE – Former Microsoft chief Steven Ballmer on Tuesday said he is stepping down as a member of the software giant’s board of directors. Ballmer made his decision public a month after his successor, Satya Nadella, announced unprecedented job cuts at the US technology firm as it worked to adapt to a “mobile first, cloud […]

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Coke’s Monster Deal For $2.15 Billion

Coke’s Monster Deal For $2.15 Billion

NEW YORK – Coca-Cola Co’s $2.15 billion wager on a stake in Monster Beverage Corp highlights the growth-starved soft drink company’s embrace of deals that fall short of a full-blown merger and acquisition but allow it to test-drive potentially risky targets. The world’s largest soda maker said Thursday that it was buying a 16.7 percent […]

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