Archive for October, 2012

From Pakistan to Pierrefonds (The Gazette, 31 Oct 2012, PageA21)

October 31, 2012

From Pakistan to Pierrefonds
Noreen is a freelance writer and editor. She lives in Pointe-Claire. Rodrigues
The Gazette
31 Oct 2012

My parents made a big sacrifice when they decided to leave Karachi, Pakistan, and immigrate to Canada in 1966. They left behind a close circle of friends and family in Karachi’s Cincinnatus Town, a largely Catholic community whose residents and their…read more…

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â€�I felt they would not believe me over a priest’ (The Irish Times, 29 Oct 2012, Page6)

October 29, 2012

â€�I felt they would not believe me over a priest’

The Irish Times
29 Oct 2012

ALEX DE Figueiredo is a retired teacher living in Vancouver. He wa s a day pupil at the Spiritan/Holy Ghost St Teresa`s secondary school in Nairobi, Kenya, from 1955 to 1961. He has been in Canada since 1969. His family were from the Indian state of…read more…

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1. Number of registered vehicles has grown (The Financial Express, 27 Oct 2012, Page9)

October 27, 2012

1. Number of registered vehicles has grown

The Financial Express
27 Oct 2012

Delhi has the highest number of cars per 1,000 people and Bihar the lowest Delhi Goa Haryana Kerala Nagaland Gujarat Sikkim Tamil Nadu Karnataka Maharashtra With growing prosperity in India, an increasing number of people can now afford their own…read more…

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Edição Público Lisboa, 26 Oct 2012. Page4

October 26, 2012

Edição Público Lisboa
26 Oct 2012

Edição Público Lisboa, 26 Oct 2012. Page1

October 26, 2012

Edição Público Lisboa
26 Oct 2012

Temples, toilets: India’s shame (The Globe and Mail (Ottawa/Quebec Edition), 12 Oct 2012, PageA13)

October 13, 2012

Temples, toilets: India’s shame
AMRIT DHILLON Freelance writer based in New Delhi
The Globe and Mail (Ottawa/Quebec Edition)
12 Oct 2012

Few things make one flinch like travelling on an early-morning Indian train and seeing people relieve themselves beside the tracks. Seeing this most private act performed in public triggers spasms of revulsion. Sometimes, when they hear the train…read more…

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Ottawa Citizen, 13 Oct 2012. Page59

October 13, 2012

Ottawa Citizen
13 Oct 2012

THE MAGIC OF AFRICA (Ottawa Citizen, 13 Oct 2012, PageA1)

October 13, 2012

THE MAGIC OF AFRICA

Ottawa Citizen
13 Oct 2012

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The day that changed my life (Daily Mail Weekend Magazine, 13 Oct 2012, Page6)

October 13, 2012

The day that changed my life
Vince Cable
Daily Mail Weekend Magazine
13 Oct 2012

The Liberal Democrat Business Secretary, 69, recalls meeting the woman who mended his broken heart. I’ll never forget the day in September 2001 that I met my second wife, Rachel. It was a few months after my first wife, Olympia, had died after a…read more…

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Canada’s history of helping refugees lauded (The Vancouver Sun, 9 Oct 2012, PageA10)

October 9, 2012

Canada’s history of helping refugees lauded

The Vancouver Sun
9 Oct 2012

Re: Flight to safety articles, Sept. 29 The special report on the Asian Ugandans’ ( mainly Ismailis and Goans) flight from the horror of Idi Amin’s regime in Uganda was great. I was there at that time as a member of the Canadian International…read more…

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