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The Toronto Police Community Mobilization Unit is at
the forefront of next month’s community forum
addressing the impact of family violence in South
podcast Thursday May 5 on Domestic Violence in South
How police can tackle domestic violence in South
Asian communities. Why hospitals are setting up
"virtual wards." If we want young people to vote,
why are we so concerned if they get elected? Download Metro Morning podcast Thursday May 5[mp3 file: runs 00:20:02]
2, 2011. (Romereports.com) John Paul II's coffin is
now in its final resting place in St. Sebastian's
Chapel, inside St. Peter's Basilica. The transfer
was made on Monday May 2nd after the Vatican held a
private prayer service.
Now let's focus on the long-term public interest,
the Canadian Institute of Actuaries tells Parliament
OTTAWA, May 3 /CNW/ - In the wake of an election that has changed the shape
of the country's political landscape, Canada's
actuaries are urging the new government to make
Canadians' long-term interest their priority. We hope
the sea change in Parliament's appearance will extend
to its feel, especially with so many critical issues
facing the country and its population.
Huge Dam Endangers Thousands in Ethiopia and Kenya,
Darren Taylor | Johannesburg, South Africa April 08,
Construction of Africa’s
biggest hydropower reservoir ‘threatens’ Ethiopia’s
Omo River people and Kenya’s Turkana
Canadians turned their backs on more than a century
of centrist elite accommodation on Monday and
selected a Parliament where the populist right and
the populist left will be going head to head for the
Not long after the White House released the
President’s birth certificate this morning, Donald
Trump stepped off a helicopter, ambled up to a bank
of microphones, and declared, “Today, I’m very proud
Poor Goan parents have finally realized the bitter
truth: They are being emotionally and economically
blackmailed by the government who is playing the
maim bhas card and denying them grants, thereby
preventing their children from being educated in
English during their formative years.
People Places and Things
Goan Organization Leadership Transition Complete Photo Source : IGO e
Boletim April 2011
Aldona-born Bernardo de Sousa moved to Switzerland in
1965, but kept in touch via an "annual pilgrimage".
His roots have been important to him and his
Swiss-born children. But this scientist's fascination
with DNA and old records led him to write a book, just
out, titled THE LAST PRABHU. It's subtitle reads: "A
hunt for roots -- DNA, ancient documents and migration
in Goa." Sousa explains what egged him on and what he
KERI: A new
species of a caecilian found in a plantation near
Cotigao wildlife sanctuary in Canacona has been
named after the range forest officer (RFO) of Bondla
Paresh Porob. This is the first time in history that
a creature has been named after a Goan.
Ranks Fourth 'In Cities Of The Future 'Mississauga:
The City of Mississauga ranked fourth overall in the
large cities of the future category in the first
ever Foreign Direct Investment Magazine ranking of
cities across North and South America.
“Mississauga is well positioned to foster
international business growth and expansion,” says
Larry Petovello, director of Economic Development
Office. “Foreign direct investment is a key driver
of economic growth and prosperity and the Economic
Development Office will continue to build
Mississauga’s international profile as a sound
business decision and return on investment.”
According to the State Competitiveness Report
launched today by the Institute for Competiveness (IFC),
Goa ranks No. 1 as the most competitive state in the
nation. Income, consumption and demographics have
played the most critical role in Goa’s ascendance.
Hundreds of parents from Margao and its outskirts
gathered at the Lohia Maidan and held a candlelight
march, moving towards the Chief Minsters residence,
short by few meters, in support of their demand for
recognizing of English as the medium of instruction
in primary schools.
year, Goa has a double celebration coming up. First,
it is the Golden Jubilee year of its liberation from
Portuguese occupation. And second, the state has
emerged No. 1 among high-income states in the
competitiveness survey. Out of the 12
sub-parameters, Goa topped its group on seven,
although it was No. 1 in only one of the four main
Today’s newspapers carried out this strong message
from the so called Freedom Fighters who earn huge
pension & benefits for themselves, their wives and
jobs and benefits to their children - all this in
the name of the Portuguese.
and contemporary terracotta and coconut coir
handicrafts from Goa designed in consultation with
the National Institute of Design (NID), Ahmedabad,
will soon be available right outside the Taj Mahal
in Agra, an official said Thursday.
Panaji, April 29 (IANS) Several owners of Goa’s 100-odd open cast
iron ore mines have millions of dollars worth of
black money stashed away in Swiss bank accounts, a
Communist Party of India (CPI) leader said Friday.
Friday appreciated India’s broad-based developmental
work in Afghanistan, but said Chinese interest in the
war-torn country is likely to deepen, particularly if
the security situation continues to improve.
In a general environment of clean-up anti-corruption
campaigns by activists, arrests of tainted politicians
and businessmen, and attempts (however meek) by the
government to nail Indians who have money stashed in
Swiss Banks - the Income Tax department recently
announced its intention of doing its bit.
The Late Felix
Sincere thanks to all of you from Yvonne Remedios
It has been almost six months since our
beloved Felix left us. During this time my life has
changed tremendously. Initially the pain that I felt
in my heart was truly unbearable but it gets better
day-by-day and believe me, it is Our Dear Lord and
Our Blessed Lady working through each one of you to
bring me comfort and strength.
Goa Sudharop: International
Goan Youth Convention, July 2-4, San Francisco George Pinto | Mon, 25 Apr 2011
The event you have been waiting for .....
You are cordially invited to the Goa Sudharop
International Goan Youth Convention from July 2-4, 2011
in San Francisco, California. The Convention is being
organized by Youth and the events, topics, presentations
will cover ages 15-40, although all ages are invited to
attend as people like to travel with family.
Panaji, Apr 26 (PTI) The annual Global Goans convention will be held
in London from July 22-25 this year. The convention
which is open to Goans worldwide has been organised by
the Goan Association (United Kingdom). "Our High
Commissioner in the United Kingdom, dignitaries of Goan
origin, leaders of the Indian Associations across the
world will participate in the convention," the
organisers said in a press release issued here.
CLR Social 2011
Payal Banquet Hall, Kings Ballroom
Health & Wellness
Day Move Health Up On Your Agenda
Canadian Diabetes Association provides
resources to help keep mothers and their families
TORONTO, May 2 /CNW/ - As we celebrate Mother's Day this May, the Canadian
Diabetes Association wants to ensure that all
mothers who have had gestational diabetes are
getting screened for type 2 diabetes regularly, and
that everyone recognizes and acts quickly on the
warning signs of diabetes in children.
Blood test for Alzheimer's
MUHC study identifies
procedure that detects early stages
MONTREAL, May 4 /CNW Telbec/
- A new blood test that will diagnose
Alzheimer's disease may soon hit the market, thanks to
an innovative study from the Research Institute of the
McGill University Health Centre (MUHC). Their findings
have characterized a unique biochemical diagnosis,
which identifies patients with this devastating
disorder. This research, published in the month's
issue of the Journal of Alzheimer's Disease, has
implications for the half-a-million Canadian sufferers
and many millions more worldwide.
From desk to
couch: Canadian children and youth missing out on
prime physical activity time after school
Active Healthy Kids
Canada releases 2011 Report Card on Physical
Activity for Children and Youth
TORONTO, April 26 /CNW/ - School's out, do you know what your kids are doing?
You may want to think again if you believe they are
being physically active.
A drug that may “vaccinate” the brain against the
protein poison that triggers Alzheimer’s disease is
now being tested on thousands of people in
late-stage human trails.
Obesity Expert and Author Says Key to Reaching and
Maintaining a Healthful Weight is to Eat, Eat, Eat
physician Sanford Siegal, D.O., M.D., unveils a
unique, reduced-calorie eating plan on which dieters
never go more than two hours between eating times
MIAMI, May 2, 2011 /CNW/ -- "Forget everything you think you know about losing
weight," says a prominent weight-loss doctor. "The
conventional wisdom on weight loss has helped make
the majority of Americans overweight or obese."
empowerment By: Beverley Ann D’Cruz
Realizing she had found a way to overcome mental and
physical obstacles through a fun fitness activity,
Holly Van Drine decided she needed to share her
newfound wisdom. Thus, Women on Hike (WOH) in the
Greater Toronto Area was born.
York Regional Police is advising the public that an
email circulating on the Internet titled 'Message
from York Regional Police' is a hoax. An email
that continues to circulate the Internet is advising
recipients to warn women in their lives about a
dangerous substance that is transferred from one
person to another by way of a business card.
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