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  • Limited options on poll promises

    Canadians have just 4 days to go to the polls and the political parties have done their best to impress the voters with whatever unlimited promises they could make. There are certain core areas that…

     
  • Weeding out the Fake News

    The Supreme Court of India had to pull up a section of the Indian media for creation and transmission of fake and communally influenced news. The court has taken a cognizance of the very fact…

     
  • “Mandate from voters” for what reason?

    When Prime Minister Justin Trudeau announced snap elections two years ahead of schedule, there was no threat to his government; there were no burning political issues that called for seeking opinion or approval from the…

     
  • Tall unrealistic claims bring decline in popularity

    Until last year, Prime Minister of India Narendra Modi was ‘Best Choice for PM’; in a survey conducted by India’s leading TV channel. When asked to choose the next Prime Minister, as many as sixty…

     
  • A failed mission

    As the United States continues its withdrawal from Afghanistan, a catastrophe is unfolding.  US remained in Afghanistan for good twenty years, however the government that it has been backing collapsed as Taliban insurgents swept into…

     
  • OPEN but with caution

    Ontario is reminding that it is  one of only two provinces in Canada that required students to have  up-to-date vaccinations in order to attend school.  The other being New Brunswick.  Way back in 1982, Ontario…

     
  • Who will take the lead?

    Israel, the origin country of the cyber weapon has launched an inquiry. There were even raids on the firm that owns NSO. France has also ordered an inquiry into the Pegasus row. Despite being one…

     
  • Misusing laws and lacking decision making

    Over the week, Supreme Court of India intervened in two important cases.   Observations made by the Honorable Supreme Court reflect not only on the misuse of the draconian laws, but also on the decision…

     
  • Punjab Congress heading to an irreparable loss

    The tussle between Punjab CM Captain Amarinder Singh and his former cabinet minister Navjot Sindh Sidhu continues unabated despite efforts from the party’s top leadership. Just fifteen days back, Captain couldn’t manage a meeting with…

     
  • Why undermine the importance of Canada Day?

    Former Kamloops Indian Residential School in British Columbia that indicate the remains of an estimated 215 children could be buried at the site has been a sensation.   Shortly after those mass graves were found, #cancelcanadaday began trending…