Hundreds of bikers in Sydney, N.S. are boosting a bullied 10-year-old boy by taking him under their wing and showing him that he has more brothers than he realized. Harbourside Elementary Grade 4 student Xander Rose says all of his schoolmates except his younger brother and one friend pick on him.He said,“People make bad commentsRead More
Ten large drug companies are releasing information on their websites, listing the millions of dollars of payments made to health-care professionals and organizations, such as hospitals and doctor groups. They have also listed payments made to doctors to cover their travel expenses to international meetings. The participating companies include: GlaxoSmithKline, Amgen, Bristol-Myers Squibb, Gilead, EliRead More
Toronto’s Pearson International Airport is trying to make security more efficient for passengers taking off on their next vacation by implementing the new security system called CATSA Plus introduced by Canadian Air Transport Security Authority (CATSA). The new system has passengers enter through e-gates, which anonymously tracks them through censors mounted on the ceilings inRead More
Davis Suzuki Public School is under lockdown after police got a call about a male possibly carrying a weapon. Other schools in the area are secured while the search is on.
New York: Prime Minister Narendra Modi and US President Donald Trump are “deal-makers” who are willing to break with past practice to accomplish things, a renowned expert on India and Asia has said. “The Trump administration wants export markets and India wants investments. Somewhere in there, there is a deal. These two leaders are deal-makersRead More
United Nations: India has been ranked the top exporter of information and communication technology services in a new UN report which highlighted the rise of the country as an emerging innovation center in Asia. The World Intellectual Property Organisation (WIPO) in its 10th edition of the ‘Global Innovation Index (GII)’ ranked India 60th on itsRead More
Two young girls of age two and four have been rushed to hospital with serious injuries in Scarborough’s Malvern-area on Monday night after falling from a second-storey window of a home onto concrete. Both children were taken to the Hospital for Sick Kids downtown. An investigation is underway into the cause of the incident.
The blue, white and pink transgender flag was raised for the first time during Pride month at the Queen’s Park making it a historic moment at Ontario Legislature. The transgender flag was hoisted above the Pride flag at Queen’s Park, and for many that decision is a stirring reminder of freedom. This act comes ofRead More
The federal government is imposing a cap of 15 days on holding prisoners in solitary confinement. Public Safety Minister Ralph Goodale said the government is moving to address issues related to inmates with mental illness, the over-representation of Indigenous people behind bars and the overuse of segregation with policy, legal reforms, and budgetary spending. SomeRead More
PM Justin Trudeau has announced up to $1.09 billion in funding for the Ottawa Light Rail Transit Stage 2 Project, which will better connect the east, west and south areas of Canada’s capital. The Province of Ontario has also made a similar funding commitment to the project. The City of Ottawa is responsible for theRead More