Canada Funds 11 New Global Health Innovations in India

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By A Correspondent

Life-saving wrist band monitors baby's temperature,

Mobile phone accessory helps diabetics monitor blood sugar

Grand Challenges Canada, funded by the Government of Canada, will invest up to CDN$3.1 million (US$2.7 million) in 11 innovations in India designed to save and improve the lives of women and children.

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Canada’s Foreign Minister John Baird’s Lies About Russia

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By Jim Miles *

WOW - After listening to the Stephen Harper interview with Peter Mansbridge and now having listened to Canada's Foreign Minister John Baird interview with Evan Solomon (CBC), it is apparent that they both have their talking points down pat. They could have exchanged places and the comments would have come out pretty much the same.

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A Misspent Year

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By Judy Foote, MP
Liberal Party of Canada Whip

Looking back on the year, it is increasingly clear that Prime Minister Stephen Harper’s priorities are no longer the priorities of Canadians.

His Conservative government has focused economic attention solely on its promise to introduce an expensive income splitting scheme.

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Canadians Look for Some Hope and Ambition

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By Ralph Goodale
Member of Parliament for Wascana

Since his campaign promise in 2011 to benefit primarily wealthier Canadians through an Income Splitting scheme "just as soon as the federal budget is balanced", Stephen Harper has focused all of his economic attention in that one direction.

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CANADA IMMIGRATION: News Briefs

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Record number of new citizens welcomed in 201

Reuniting More Families: Parent and Grandparent program re-opening January 2, 2015

Getting Ready to Launch Express Entry

Promoting Job Creation and Economic Growth

ICCC’s Annual Winter Gala Celebrated

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THE ROYAL DARBAR

By A Correspondent

Indian Royalty is known to the world for its majestic life style, attractive Rajput and Mughal era architecture and delicious dishes. Royal families in India have been instrumental in creating a new cultural identity for India. Bollywood have been themed its movies on royal families; the one among them was ‘Mughal-e-Azam’. Apart from that there were immense number of stories on the royal families which we heard from our parents and grandparents.

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ICCC Sports Forum

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The first of its kind Sports Forum organized by Indo-Canada Chamber of Commerce (ICCC) was a great success highlighting the need to have more engagements of players in the decision making process to make the Canadian emerging sports most popular and at par with other international teams on the globe.

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Odisha: Maoists: The Revolution in Retreat

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By Deepak Kumar Nayak
Research Assistant, Institute for Conflict Management

Ending all speculations, on October 28, 2014, Nachika Linga, the leader of the Narayanpatna-based Communist Party of India-Maoist (CPI-Maoist) front organization Chasi Mulia Adivasi Sangh (CMAS),  who was on the list of most-wanted in Odisha, surrendered at Bhaliaput village before a Police team led by the Inspector- in- Charge (IIC) of Narayanpatna Police Station in Koraput District.

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West Bengal: Burdwan Blast: Deceit Exposed

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By Ajit Kumar Singh
Research Fellow, Institute for Conflict Management

By Mrinal Kanta Das
Research Assistant, Institute for Conflict Management

The National Investigation Agency (NIA), investigating the October 2, 2014, Burdwan (Burdwan District, West Bengal, WB) blast case, arrested Sahanur Alom aka Doctor, one of the prime accused, on December 5, 2014, from Larkuchi village under the Mukalmua Police Station limits in the Nalbari District of Assam. Earlier, on November 11, another prime accused, Amjad Ali Sheikh aka Kajal was arrested from the Birbhum District of WB. Two other prime accused, S.K. Rahmatlla aka Sajid aka Burhan SK, and Habibur Rahman Sheikh aka Sheikh, were arrested on November 8 (from the Airport area of North 24-Parganas District) and October 15 (from Bolpur town in Birbhum District), respectively.

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JULY 2017

Vol. 11 - No. 12










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