BC Land Claim Ruling: Canada's Keystone Cop Stumbles

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By Eric Walberg *

On June 16, Prime Minister Stephen Harper officially approved Enbridge’s Northern Gateway pipeline project to the Pacific coast to export tar sands oil, just days before Canada’s Supreme Court wrapped up its deliberations on the Tsilhqot’in Nation land claim. Coincidence? Or attempted arm twisting?

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ONTARIO: News Briefs

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News Releases


Improving the Safety and Accessibility of Child Care

Supporting Ontario's Vulnerable Workers

Taking Further Action to Reduce Auto Insurance Rates

Taking Steps to Fight Climate Change, Protect Health

Up Today For A Brighter, Stronger Tomorrow


ONTARIO: News Briefs (2)

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News Releases


Improving the Safety and Accessibility of Child Care

Supporting Ontario's Vulnerable Workers

Taking Further Action to Reduce Auto Insurance Rates

Taking Steps to Fight Climate Change, Protect Health

Up Today For A Brighter, Stronger Tomorrow


Book: Essential ON WAR for Business

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By A Correspondent

The Prussian general Carl von Clausewitz's On War has, alongside Sun Tzu's Art of War, long been recognized as the most definitive classic on the art, theory and principles of warfare. Essential On War for Business, is the new, compact adaptation of Clausewitz's vast treatise which presents in carefully selected, focused yet accessible sections all the key lessons from the battlefield needed to succeed in the twenty-first-century world of business.

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Vote for the Miss India-Canada People's Choice Award

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By A Correspondent

Vote for your Favourite Delegate. Photographs and bios are live at: www.MissIndiaCanada.com. The contest will end August 15 – 12:00pm EST. The winner of the ‘People’s Choice Award’ will be announced at the show.

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DP Jain 26the President of the Indo-Canada Chamber of Commerce

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By A Correspondent

Dharma Prakash Jain, a noted financial professional, has been elected the president of the Indo-Canada Chamber of Commerce (ICCC), at the Annual General Meeting of the Chamber held on July 17.

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ICCC Welcomes Indian Budget

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Indo Canada Chamber of Commerce welcomes the budget of India as it will help in unlocking the potential of Canada India commercial relations. The newly formed NDA government under the leadership of Mr. Narendra Modi has presented its first budget for the year 2014-15 on 10th July, 2014. The budget was presented by Finance Minister Mr. Arun Jaitly

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INDIA: News Briefs

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Armed cadre strength of LWE groups is around 8,500, informs Union Minister of State for Home Affairs Kiren Rijiju: The Armed cadre strength of the Left Wing Extremist (LWE) groups is around 8,500 and, the Union Minister of State for Home Affairs Kiren Rijiju told Rajya Sabha (Upper House of Indian Parliament) on July 30. The Minister said, "As per available reports, the estimated armed cadre strength of the Left Wing Extremist groups is around 8,500. However, their support base is in larger number." He added that they have forged tactical understanding with some insurgent groups in the Northeast for procuring arms and ammunition. Indian Express, July 31, 2014.

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Bankrolling Terror in India

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By Sanchita Bhattacharya
Research Associate, Institute for Conflict Management

Islamist terror outfits operating on the Indian soil, aided and abetted by Pakistan’s external intelligence agency, the Inter Services Intelligence (ISI), have adopted various ways to fill their coffers. Prominent avenues of terrorist finance include the Banking sector, extortion, hawala (illegal money transfers), funding from various Non-Governmental Organisations (NGO), money generated through Narcotics, rampant circulation of Fake Indian Currency Notes (FICN) printed in Government Security Presses in Pakistan, as well as direct funding from the ISI.

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Rousing A Crippled Giant - Part II

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Part I

By Ajai Sahni
Editor, SAIR; Executive Director, Institute for Conflict Management & South Asia Terrorism Portal

A number of statements by Prime Minister Modi, during his election campaign and after his election, also define the broad contours of the Government's approach to the Maoist issue.

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JULY 2017

Vol. 11 - No. 12










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