A Silent Coup Against Indian Constitution

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By Vidya Bhushan Rawat *

In the system, we elect our members of Parliament and they elect a prime minister.
it is for the first time in our history that 'someone' has already 'declared' himself as
the prime minister of the country.

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Winter Weather Woes: Debilitating?

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By Peter G Hall
Vice-President and Chief Economist Export Development Canada

Like it or not, the weather and well-being are often at odds. This winter, the complaint-meter has been testing new limits, as low temperatures and heavy snowfalls in the US and Canada have disrupted general activity, and suppressed economic indicators. This isn’t the first time weather has weighed on the economy. Neither will it be the last. Is it a new reality, or can we look forward to better times?

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Building A Fast and Flexible Immigration System

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Government to eliminate backlog-ridden and inefficient Investor and Entrepreneur Programs

By A Correspondent

Canada’s Citizenship and Immigration Minister Chris Alexander welcomed measures in Economic Action Plan (EAP) 2014 to build a faster, more flexible immigration system that makes real contributions to Canada’s long-term prosperity.

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Liberals will Oppose the Conservative Attack on Citizenship

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By A Correspondent

John McCallum, Liberal Critic for Citizenship, Immigration and Multiculturalism spoke in opposition to the Government’s new Citizenship changes in the House of Commons.

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Helping Newcomers Integrate into Canadian Labour Market

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Recognizing Innovators for Work in Foreign Credential Recognition

By A Correspondent

Costas Menegakis, Parliamentary Secretary to Canada’s Citizenship and Immigration Minister, on March 13, recognized winners of the International Qualifications Network Awards (IQN) who devote their time to the successful integration of new Canadians.

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Study to Assess Trade Qualifications Underway

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Project will help clear the way for skilled British and Irish tradespeople to work in Canada

By A Correspondent

A new international study that will help British and Irish trained tradespeople assess their skills against Canadian criteria is being supported by Citizenship and Immigration Canada (CIC).

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Supporting Canada’s Auto Industry

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By Parm Gill
MP from Brampton-Springdale

Opening new markets for Canadian goods is essential to the growth and prosperity of Canada’s economy. That’s why our Conservative Government is continuing to pursue the most ambitious trade agenda in Canadian history.

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Protecting Ontario's Middle-Income Earners

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Ontario Government Will Not Increase the HST or Gas Tax

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Ontario will move forward with a robust transportation and transit infrastructure plan. That plan will not include increases in the gas tax, HST or personal income taxes aimed at middle-income earners.

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Hornblower Niagara Cruises' Niagara Thunder and Niagara Wonder

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The new operator of Canada’s iconic Voyage To The Falls boat tour announces the winners of its international contest to name its 2 new catamaran boats

By A Correspondent

After combing through thousands of submissions from all over the world, Hornblower Niagara Cruises has selected the names for its two newly built state-of-the-art catamaran boats that will tour visitors into the heart of Niagara Falls. The winning names were selected in December, 2013 following an international contest to the name the new boats. Names were then submitted to Transport Canada to ensure they were not already registered and for final registration approval.

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Strengthening Accountability and Increasing Transparency

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Ontario Moving Forward With Substantive Accountability Measures

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The Ontario government will introduce a comprehensive piece of legislation that, if passed, would strengthen political accountability, enhance oversight, and increase transparency across government and the Broader Public Sector (BPS).

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Narayana Murthy to Receive CIF Chanchlani Global Indian Award

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By Renu Mehta *

Infosys Chairman Narayana Murthy will be honoured with the Canada India Foundation (CIF) Chanchlani Global Indian Award in April this year. In an announcement made at a press conference, CIF executives announced that the head of the Indian conglomerate will be honoured at the CIF Award Gala being held on April 26 this year.

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JUNE 2017

Vol. 11 - No. 11










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