Canada
Pakistani Canadians stand firm with Canada

Pakistani Canadians stand firm with Canada

Toronto – (VOT Report) Canadian Parliament came under attack today by a gunmen who shot Cpl. Nathan Cirillo who later died from…

P&G Brings #ShineDay to desiFEST 2014

P&G Brings #ShineDay to desiFEST 2014

desiFEST attendees celebrated #ShineDay with P&G and its various brands last Saturday. Along with celebrating South Asian music and culture, festival goers…

World
UN panel recognizes lack of political will to protect journalists

UN panel recognizes lack of political will to protect journalists

Participants in a panel discussion on journalists’ safety, held yesterday in Geneva during the UN Human Rights Council’s 26th session, were unanimous…

Canadian Institute of Diversity and Inclusion joins forces with Canadian Centre for Diversity

Canadian Institute of Diversity and Inclusion joins forces with Canadian Centre for Diversity

TORONTO- The Canadian Institute of Diversity and Inclusion (CIDI) and the Canadian Centre for Diversity (CCD) are pleased to announce that they…

Immigration

Building a Fast and Flexible Immigration System

Building a Fast and Flexible Immigration System

February 11, 2014 — Ottawa — Canada’s Citizenship and Immigration Minister Chris Alexander today welcomed…

Changes will mean longer wait to become Canadian citizen

Changes will mean longer wait to become Canadian citizen

Brampton, February 6, 2014— Today, Canada’s Citizenship and Immigration Minister Chris…

South Asia

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…

‘Pakistan can benefit from Canadian experience in agriculture’

‘Pakistan can benefit from Canadian experience in agriculture’

Canadian High Commissioner to Pakistan Greg Giokas said Pakistan is an…

World

UN panel recognizes lack of political will to protect journalists

Participants in a panel discussion on journalists’ safety, held yesterday in Geneva during the UN Human…

Canadian Institute of Diversity and Inclusion joins forces with Canadian Centre for Diversity

TORONTO- The Canadian Institute of Diversity and Inclusion (CIDI) and the Canadian Centre for Diversity (CCD)…

Blogs

Mercy for all of Mankind

The last post I wrote was on the topic of Christmas-The birth of Jesus –Prophet ISA…

Oh no Christmas! The Muslim existential crisis

As soon as the month of December rolls in, Christmas sales, Christmas cheer, Christmas lights and…

Opinion

B.C.’s new recycling rules a costly tax on consumers

By Laura Jones Environment Minister Mary Polak recently announced that many small businesses will be exempt…

Bringing new life into an old relationship: It’s not just about Valentine’s Day

Fireworks, romance and laughter: that might have been what you signed up for when you and…