“Do you have safety shoes?”: My immigrant journey and pursuit of a fair shake

Credit to Author: Canadian Immigrant| Date: Tue, 13 Apr 2021 12:55:51 +0000

It was March 2002 and I have just landed in Canada with my wife. Spring was just around the corner. My wife and I were eager to start a new life (and family) in our new home. In India, I was told “Canada is the land of opportunity – whatever you can dream of, you can achieve it.” In that moment, we felt that not even the sky was our limit.

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Iqbal Haer shares his passion for finance

Credit to Author: Ramya Ramanathan| Date: Tue, 06 Apr 2021 17:47:18 +0000

In this Fusion Q&A, Iqbal Haer, Branch Manager of the BMO University and College branch in downtown Toronto, speaks about his journey, his commitment to advising and guiding clients to achieve their financial goals and shares advice from his personal experience.

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Why 40?

Credit to Author: Tempo Desk| Date: Sun, 28 Mar 2021 07:19:03 +0000

BY KIM ATIENZA Life begins at 40? The number 40 has a lot of significance to people, things, and events around us, even from as far back as the biblical times. Forty seems to be short hand for a long time in religion. Jesus spent 40 days fasting in the wilderness being tempted by the devil. […]

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Holy Week reminders

Credit to Author: Tempo Desk| Date: Sun, 28 Mar 2021 06:29:41 +0000

BY MARILYN C. ARAYATA Don’t just profess your faith. Live it in such a way that people will know your God even if you do not say thousands of words about him. You do not have to label yourself a “Christian.” People will smell it. Leave some for others. This includes access to benefits and […]

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One year late, virus-delayed Tokyo Olympic torch relay begins

Credit to Author: Tempo Desk| Date: Thu, 25 Mar 2021 04:11:40 +0000

The Tokyo Olympics torch relay kicked off Thursday, a year late and without spectators, heralding a major step towards the start of the coronavirus-delayed Games on July 23. The rose-gold, cherry blossom-shaped Olympic torch was lit at the J-Village sports complex in Fukushima, which served as a base for operations responding to the 2011 nuclear […]

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Public warns vs visiting Taal Volcano

Credit to Author: Tempo Desk| Date: Thu, 25 Mar 2021 03:44:33 +0000

BY JHON ALDRIN CASINAS The Philippine Institute of Volcanology and Seismology (Phivolcs) has warned the public against visiting Taal Volcano and its surrounding areas amid its continued unrest. Phivolcs director Undersecretary Dr. Renato Solidum Jr. urged people not to go near the volcano, and refrain from boating around the Taal Lake. In an interview over […]

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Civil Union is the solution

Credit to Author: Tempo Desk| Date: Wed, 24 Mar 2021 10:50:26 +0000

BY RONALD CONSTANTINO The Vatican recently reiterated its objection to same-sex marriage. Understandable. The Catholic Church believes marriage is between man and woman. Let us understand the position of the Catholic religion. But there is a solution for same-sex partners. Pending in Congress is a bill recognizing Civil Union. It is meant for same-sex partners. […]

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From Bethlehem

Credit to Author: Tempo Desk| Date: Fri, 19 Mar 2021 16:05:55 +0000

GOSPEL: Jn 7:40-53 • Some in the crowd who heard these words of Jesus said, “This is truly the Prophet.” Others said, “This is the Christ.” But others said, “The Christ will not come from Galilee, will he? Does not Scripture say that the Christ will be of David’s family and come from Bethlehem, the […]

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SUPER PINOY: Farmer lifts 50 kilos of palay with his teeth

Credit to Author: Tempo Desk| Date: Fri, 19 Mar 2021 05:09:51 +0000

BY LIEZLE BASA INIGO ASINGAN, Pangasinan – Lifting 50 kilos of palay or the same amount of cement is already difficult – a tough act. But if one does it using his teeth then he has a talent – an amazing one. Ronald Villoser of Baro, Asingan showed the strength of his teeth just for […]

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