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We All Need To Be Vigilant Against KKK And Other Forms Of Racism

We All Need To Be Vigilant Against KKK And Other Forms Of Racism

By Ken Herar With all the recent events that have happened with the KKK flyer distribution and the shocking racial altercation video from a parking incident in Abbotsford recently has got people talking on social media and around town. So I asked the question to my Facebook friends. Do you feel racism is on the […]

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3 Indians Among 6 Killed In Malaysia Hospital Fire

3 Indians Among 6 Killed In Malaysia Hospital Fire

KUALA LUMPUR – Three Indian-origin Malaysians were among six persons killed when a fire broke out at the intensive care unit (ICU) of a major government hospital in southern Malaysia’s Johor Baru. The fire, which broke out on the second floor of the Sultanah Aminah Hospital early morning, forced the mass evacuation of hundreds of […]

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Critical New Research About Gender, Race And Ethnicity In Canadian Workplace To Be Launched

Critical New Research About Gender, Race And Ethnicity In Canadian Workplace To Be Launched

New Initiative Key to Ensuring All Employees Have Opportunities to Succeed, Thrive in Business Leadership! TORONTO —Catalyst is collaborating with Ascend Canada to launch a longitudinal initiative on gender, race and ethnicity in the Canadian workplace. Catalyst’s Gender, Race and Ethnicity Research Initiative is set to track a large group of survey respondents called the […]

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Daylight Saving Time Ritual

Daylight Saving Time Ritual

Daylight saving time ritual has had its proponents and dissidents; and pros and cons ever since its conception attributed to U S founding father and President (18 October 1785–5 November 1788).Benjamin Franklin, Its proponents, basically, include the employers; – jurisdictional administrations and business communities; consumer-goods industrialists, suppliers and sellers, who have the option to keep […]

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Scion Of Respected Business Family From Nicobar Islands Makes His Mark As A Networking Socialite In Canada

Scion Of Respected Business Family From Nicobar Islands Makes His Mark As A Networking Socialite In Canada

METRO VANCOUVER – Ebrahim Jadwet grew up in one of the most isolated territories in the world, the Andaman & Nicobar Islands. Hailing from a respected business family, which is one of the oldest and successful business families of the islands that traces its roots back to the 1900’s, Jadwet knows the high life that […]

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Get Your Flu Shot As Experts Predict Nasty Flu Season

Get Your Flu Shot As Experts Predict Nasty Flu Season

VANCOUVER  – While colder weather and shorter days go hand in hand with wintertime, catching the flu doesn’t have to, according to Vancouver Coastal Health. “For healthy people, falling sick with the flu means a few days of feeling miserable, but for young children, pregnant women, the elderly and those with underlying health conditions, it […]

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Supreme Court Tells Fraudster Vijay Mallya To Disclose His Overseas Assets

Supreme Court Tells Fraudster Vijay Mallya To Disclose His Overseas Assets

NEW DELHI – The Supreme Court on Tuesday prima facie held liquor baron Vijay Mallya guilty of trying to hide his assets and directed him to disclose in four weeks complete details of his overseas holdings and demonstrate his intention to repay bank loans of more than Rs 9,000 crore. A Bench comprising Justices Kurian […]

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71-Year-Old Indo-American Running For Mayor In Michigan

71-Year-Old Indo-American Running For Mayor In Michigan

DETROIT – A 71-year-old Indo-American is attempting to become the first Mayor from the community in the US state of Michigan, and has forged a coalition of various ethnic and religious groups to help Democrats take control of a Republican township in the suburb of this city. Dr Syed Taj is the brother of Indian […]

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Indo-American Researcher’s Smart Textiles To Help Measure Illness

Indo-American Researcher’s Smart Textiles To Help Measure Illness

NEW YORK – Research by an Indian-origin scientist at the University of Rhode Island has shown that clothes and other wearable items could possibly sense illness and transmit data to a doctor in a distant clinic to monitor health and prescribe drugs. Kunal Mankodiya, Director of the university’s Wearable Biosensing Laboratory is researching how to […]

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Indo-British Man Jailed For Drunken Bus Joyride In UK

Indo-British Man Jailed For Drunken Bus Joyride In UK

Deepak Malhotra’s lawyer argued that his client had been on suicide watch as he was devastated by a failed marriage and family problems. LONDON – An Indian-origin man has been jailed for 21 months by a British court for illegally taking a double-decker bus on a drunken joyride here, causing thousands of pounds worth of […]

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