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Spanking Kids Doesn’t Work

Editorial

Spanking Kids Doesn’t Work

Posted on 18 July 2014

Spanking doesn’t work. It’s a short-term solution to a problem that will never be solved instantly or with a swing of the arm. It’s dated, it’s counterproductive, and it’s time to stop claiming it is remotely as effective as people like to pretend it is. Cornell University research found that not only is spanking not [...] Continue Reading

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Canada Immigration Minister

Canadian Politics

Visa process for Indians getting simplified, says Canada Immigration Minister

Posted on 18 July 2014

Even as other western countries like the UK and the US have been tightening immigration norms for Indians, Canada would be moving towards a liberalized visa regime for Indians in all categories including work, education, business and leisure, Chris Alexander, the country’s minister for citizenship and immigration said in New Delhi on Monday. While a [...] Continue Reading

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Canadian Politics

Ottawa’s refugee health-care cuts ‘cruel and unusual,’ court rules

Posted on 18 July 2014

The Conservative government’s latitude to choose its own policies was curtailed yet again on when a judge called health-care cuts for failed refugee claimants, and those from countries deemed by Ottawa to be safe, a form of “cruel and unusual treatment” and ruled them unconstitutional. The ruling by Justice Anne Mactavish of the Federal Court in [...] Continue Reading

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Democracy in trouble in Pakistan

South Asian Politics

Democracy in trouble in Pakistan

Posted on 18 July 2014

Dr. Hasan Askari Lahore  The Football World Cup has ended and we know who the winner is.  On August 14, a new political tournament for the Democracy-cup is starting in Pakistan and the major political parties would be competing in it. The attention is going to be focused on the disposition of Imran Khan’s Pakistan Tehrik-i-Insaf [...] Continue Reading

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Afghan presidential candidates agree vote audit

South Asian Politics

Afghan presidential candidates agree vote audit

Posted on 18 July 2014

Afghanistan’s two presidential election candidates have agreed to an audit in an attempt to resolve a dispute over the result of last month’s vote, US Secretary of State John Kerry has said. Both contenders, Abdullah Abdullah and Ashraf Ghani, have agreed to abide by the result. The review of all 8m ballots would begin within [...] Continue Reading

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Canadian housing

Business

Ratings agency Fitch calls for more government action in ‘overvalued’ Canadian housing market

Posted on 18 July 2014

The Canadian housing market is 20% overvalued and needs another round of government regulations to cool it, credit agency Fitch Ratings said Monday. The statement is sure to add more fuel to the fire about what’s next for the next Canadian housing market which has seen a rebound in sales after a slow winter and [...] Continue Reading

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Motivating Students

Education

Need to Succeed: Motivating Students in Your Summer School Program

Posted on 18 July 2014

By Maureen Ryan Studies show that summer school programs can have significant results. Those precious weeks offer opportunities for students to avert the dreaded summer slide, earn promotion to the next grade, or expand their knowledge through specialized camps and classes. But that potential can be lost if students don’t have the incentive to do [...] Continue Reading

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Fast Post-Baby Body Recovery

Life & Style

3 Key First Steps To A Fast Post-Baby Body Recovery

Posted on 18 July 2014

1) Bind your Belly: Women have been wrapping up their torsos after delivering babies for thousands of years. Japanese women wear a “sarashi”, Latin women bind themselves with a “faja” and Malaysian women use a “bengkung”. North Americans are evidently far behind when it comes to this practice! One of my new clients started crying [...] Continue Reading

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Tech & Gadgets

HTC does not see Xiaomi as a threat in India

Posted on 18 July 2014

Many smartphone makers in India are rattled by the entry of Chinese smartphone maker Xiaomi, which announced its flagship phone the Mi3 for Rs.14,999. Even Asus earlier in the week modified the pricing of its ZenFones at the last moment. On Friday, when HTC launched its two new devices – the One (E8) and the Desire [...] Continue Reading

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ShowBiz

`Ek Villain` hits a jackpot, Shraddha relieved

Posted on 18 July 2014

 “Ek Villain” success soared up and crossed Rs.100 crore mark at the box office and brought a sigh of relief to the film’s leading lady Shraddha Kapoor. Released June 27, “EK Villain”, which came out of producer Ekta Kapoor’s stable, crossed Rs.100 crore mark at the box office. If people liked Sidharth Malhotra and Shraddha [...] Continue Reading

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ShowBiz

RANBIR INTENTIONALLY DELAYING ‘ROY’?

Posted on 18 July 2014

The film ‘Roy’ may get delayed again as lead actor Ranbir Kapoor has apparently given his bulk dates to another project. The second schedule of Ranbir Kapoor-starrer Roy is slated to start around August 10. But it may be pointed out that the actor has just started shooting for Imtiaz Ali’s up-coming film, Tamasha, opposite [...] Continue Reading

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ShowBiz

Is Richa Afraid of Sunny? Refused third film opposite her

Posted on 18 July 2014

After declining Ragini MMS 2” and “Tina and Lolo”, Richa Chadha has now turned down “Mastizaade”. Interestingly, all movies feature Indo-Canadian adult film star and Bollywood actress Sunny Leone, but Richa says “it’s a mere co-incidence”. “Mastizaade” is a sex comedy by Milap Zaveri. “My team and I felt that I shouldn’t be a part [...] Continue Reading

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