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Submissions for 2015 Dhahan Prize for Punjabi Literature

Submissions for 2015 Dhahan Prize for Punjabi Literature

TORONTO — Following the success of the inaugural Dhahan Prize, submissions are now being accepted for the world’s signature prize in Punjabi literature.…

Letter to the Editor: Three game-changing ideas for Canada in 2015

Letter to the Editor: Three game-changing ideas for Canada in 2015

TORONTO — Sometimes you have to stand back to see the big picture. After 30 years in the environmental movement in Canada, I…

World
Canada Denounces Flogging of Saudi Activist

Canada Denounces Flogging of Saudi Activist

Andrew Bennett, Canada’s Ambassador for Religious Freedom, today issued the following statement: “I am greatly concerned by reports that Saudi human rights…

New documentary looks at polio in Pakistan

New documentary looks at polio in Pakistan

  Parents and health care workers are caught in the cross-hairs of violence and politics as they attempt to protect their children…

Immigration

Official Opposition release about errors in immigration applications

Official Opposition release about errors in immigration applications

OTTAWA — The official opposition issued a press release concerning immigration applications:…

Recruiting In-Demand, Skilled Immigrants to Canada

Recruiting In-Demand, Skilled Immigrants to Canada

Ottawa — Canada’s Citizenship and Immigration Minister Chris Alexander today celebrated…

South Asia

Imran Khan and Reham Khan tie the knot in Bani Gala

Imran Khan and Reham Khan tie the knot in Bani Gala

ISLAMABAD/KARACHI: Pakistan Tehreek-i-Insaf Chairman Imran Khan and television journalist Reham Khan’s…

Canadian Diabetes Association offers new diabetes webinar series in British Columbia and Yukon

Canadian Diabetes Association offers new diabetes webinar series in British Columbia and Yukon

Starting February 13, the Canadian Diabetes Association is offering a new series…

World

Canada Denounces Flogging of Saudi Activist

Andrew Bennett, Canada’s Ambassador for Religious Freedom, today issued the following statement: “I am greatly concerned…

New documentary looks at polio in Pakistan

  Parents and health care workers are caught in the cross-hairs of violence and politics as…

Blogs

Fanaticism: From Peshawar to Paris

By Murtaza Haider If their agenda is to put a wedge between Muslims and the rest,…

The ‘halal’ curriculum

By Murtaza Haider   There is no limit to folly when ideology takes over. Radicalised middle-aged…

Opinion

Letter to the Editor: Three game-changing ideas for Canada in 2015

TORONTO — Sometimes you have to stand back to see the big picture. After 30 years in…

Letter to the Editor: Will the government’s sex-ed plan hamper Ontario’s children?

TORONTO — The Liberal government is reportedly reintroducing an updated version of the 2010 sex education…