Archive for December, 2011

The Daily Telegraph, 29 Dec 2011. Page22

December 29, 2011

The Daily Telegraph
29 Dec 2011

Times Colonist, 28 Dec 2011. Page48

December 28, 2011

Times Colonist
28 Dec 2011

Stand up to bullying (The Globe and Mail Metro (Ontario Edition), 27 Dec 2011, PageL2)

December 27, 2011

Stand up to bullying
FARAH MOHAMED This interview has been edited and condensed. Special to The Globe and Mail
The Globe and Mail Metro (Ontario Edition)
27 Dec 2011

Jeremy Dias Founder and director Jer’s Vision, Ottawa Bullied and beaten from the age of 13 for being gay, Jeremy Dias had put up with enough. So at 17, he took the Algoma District School Board to the Ontario Human Rights Commission, alleging that…read more…

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$ 1.5- BILLION (The Globe and Mail Metro (Ontario Edition), 23 Dec 2011, PageA1)

December 26, 2011

$ 1.5- BILLION

The Globe and Mail Metro (Ontario Edition)
23 Dec 2011

Costly disasters From ferocious fires to flooding in the Prairies to a twister in Ontario, 2011 rings up the second- highest insurance bill in historyread more…

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Feast meets West (Food & Wine Post, 22 Dec 2011, Page7)

December 22, 2011

Feast meets West
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Food & Wine Post
22 Dec 2011

Chris Tse and his mother attend a Christmas service every year, and when they return home to Sha Tin, it’s time for a feast. Mum usually prepares it, and the tradition for the meal is that there is no tradition. “We don’t have a set menu,” says Tse,…read more…

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The Gazette, 21 Dec 2011. Pages76 – 77

December 22, 2011

The Gazette
21 Dec 2011

Family re-enacted the birth of Christ (The Gazette, 21 Dec 2011, PageD21)

December 22, 2011

Family re-enacted the birth of Christ
FLO D’SILVA
The Gazette
21 Dec 2011

Since the early 1980s, when the grandchildren were young, we tried to instill in them the true meaning of Christmas. We would dress them up as Mary, Joseph and the three Kings. A doll, all wrapped up, was the baby Jesus. The story was told by an adult…read more…

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Family feasts on snowy Canadian Christmas (The Gazette, 21 Dec 2011, PageD20)

December 21, 2011

Family feasts on snowy Canadian Christmas
NOREEN RODRIGUES Noreen Rodrigues is a Pointe Claire resident.
The Gazette
21 Dec 2011

I had never seen snow before I arrived in Canada, except in pictures. The temperature in Karachi, Pakistan, where I grew up, was usually in the high 20s on Christmas Day. Six months after our arrival in May 1966, we woke one morning to big, white…read more…

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North Bay Nugget, 20 Dec 2011. Page3

December 20, 2011

North Bay Nugget
20 Dec 2011

Goa’s activists show they can bite (Mint, 20 Dec 2011, Page10)

December 20, 2011

Goa’s activists show they can bite
B Y R UCHIRA S INGH
Mint
20 Dec 2011

Claude Alvares, 63, likens himself to a mosquito biting away at Goa’s powerful miners, whom he blames for damaging the environment, overproduction and the loss of livelihood to thousands of farmers. Alvares—who set up the Goa Foundation in 1986 after…read more…

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