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‘Indians playing significant role in Canadian politics’

January 9th, 2010 - 9:51 pm ICT by IANS
Chandigarh, Jan 9 (IANS) Peter Milliken, speaker of the Canadian House of Commons, said Saturday Indians are playing a "significant" role in his country's politics. "Indians are playing a very significant ... Read more...

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Ruby Dhalla unveils bill to end bias against Indians, others in Canada

June 19th, 2009 - 1:34 pm ICT by IANS
By Gurmukh Singh Toronto, June 19 (IANS) A bill was introduced in the Canadian parliament Thursday to end discrimination against Indian and other non-white immigrants in old-age pension.Under the current discriminatory Old Age ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Nannygate: Indian Canadian MP wants to appear before House panel

May 12th, 2009 - 10:45 am ICT by IANS
Toronto, May 12 (IANS) Indian-origin Canadian MP Ruby Dhalla, who is battling charges of exploitation by her three nannies, Monday sought permission from a parliamentary panel to appear before it even as ... Read more...

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Canada first in the world to pass climate act

June 5th, 2008 - 1:36 pm ICT by IANS
Toronto, June 5 (IANS) The Canadian House of Commons has become the first parliament in the world to pass a climate act, which commits the country to reducing its greenhouse gas emissions ... Read more...

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Ex-Foreign Minister Berniers left behind papers could harm Canada’s reputation

May 29th, 2008 - 2:33 pm ICT by admin
Toronto, May 29 (ANI): Papers left behind by former Canadian Foreign Minister Maxime Bernier have the potential of causing major embarrassment to the country in international for a, according to a ... Read more...

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