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Asian Star- Ojaswwee Sharma

Asian Star- Ojaswwee Sharma

Native Village/CountryI was born at New Delhi, IndiaHowever, I was raised both at New Delhi and Chandigarh, Union Territory,India.Your Early EducationI began studying at Cambridge School, New Delhi and subsequently at DAVSector 8 Panchkula/Chandigarh on shifting from Delhi.I later graduated in Computer Sciences Engineering from ChitkaraUniversity, Himachal Pradesh followed by …

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Investment in Alberta’s tech sector soars

Several Calgary-based tech companies are planning to hire more people and expand their office space as hundreds of millions of dollars flow into the sector. Through the first half of the year, Alberta has attracted nearly $500 million in investment, according to briefed.in. “We’re growing very, very quickly,” said Nic Beique, …

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Conspiracy theory about ‘new world order’ won’t save Vancouver home from foreclosure, judge rules

When Karen Wai King Lew told a B.C. judge that her mortgage debt had been completely forgiven, she invoked a two-decade-old conspiracy theory about a “new world order” that has recently resurfaced. According to a recent B.C. Supreme Court ruling, Lew appealed a foreclosure order on her Vancouver home on …

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Bill with incentives for ‘North American’ electric vehicles passes in U.S. Senate

The new plan to encourage Americans to buy more electric vehicles built in North America, instead of just the United States, has cleared its tallest hurdle. After a marathon voting session that lasted nearly 24 hours, the U.S. Senate finally approved the new Inflation Reduction Act of 2022. U.S. Vice-President …

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Former Sask. private school students allege being ‘coerced’ into working on political campaigns

Former students of a Saskatoon private Christian academy say school and church officials pressured them into working on political campaigns to increase their power and advance their conservative social agenda. The politicians allegedly include a former member of Parliament, Saskatoon’s longest-serving mayor, and a sitting Saskatoon city councillor. Despite the …

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Winnipeg-bound passengers given mats, left to sleep on floor at Toronto Pearson airport

After several flight delays, passengers flying out of Toronto’s Pearson airport were given mats and left to sleep on the floor when their flights to Winnipeg were eventually cancelled — and many said the airline didn’t offer proper accommodations at all. Fatima Sherefa, 17, was flying back from a trip to Ann Arbor, Mich. She was told …

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Ontario politicians to return to Queen’s Park for budget debate

Members of provincial parliament will be in their seats at Queen’s Park on Monday for the first time since the Ontario PCs landed themselves another majority government in the June election.  The rare summer session will provide Doug Ford’s Progressive Conservative government the chance to lay out its agenda, in a speech from …

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Vaping advocates are fighting for no new taxes. Industry money helps them do that

In June 2021, the Calgary Herald published an opinion piece that criticized the provincial government for, in the views of the authors, failing to deliver on promised revisions to Alberta’s laws around vaping. “A cascade of inaction characterizes Alberta’s approach to preventing young people from vaping and becoming smokers — just …

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Verdict in Amanda Todd case spurs renewed calls to battle online sexual extortion

WARNING: This article contains details of sexual extortion and may affect those who have experienced it or know someone affected by it. Parents and child protection experts are reflecting on Amanda Todd’s legacy and what must urgently happen to help keep kids safe online in the wake of a Dutch …

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ਮਹਾਰਾਸ਼ਟਰ ਮੰਤਰੀ ਮੰਡਲ ਵਿੱਚ ਵਾਧਾ ਮੰਗਲਵਾਰ ਨੂੰ ਸੰਭਵ

ਮੁੰਬਈ, 8 ਅਗਸਤ ਮਹਾਰਾਸ਼ਟਰ ਵਿੱਚ ਨਵੀਂ ਬਣੀ ਏਕਨਾਥ ਸ਼ਿੰਦੇ ਦੀ ਅਗਵਾਈ ਵਾਲੀ ਸਰਕਾਰ ਵੱਲੋਂ ਮੰਤਰੀ ਮੰਡਲ ਵਿੱਚ ਵਾਧਾ ਮੰਗਲਵਾਰ ਨੂੰ ਕੀਤਾ ਜਾ ਰਿਹਾ ਹੈ। ਇਹ ਜਾਣਕਾਰੀ ਅੱਜ ਸੂਬੇ ਦੇ ਇਕ ਸੀਨੀਅਰ ਭਾਜਪਾ ਆਗੂ ਨੇ ਦਿੱਤੀ। ਭਾਜਪਾ ਆਗੂ ਨੇ ਕਿਹਾ, ”ਮੰਤਰੀ ਮੰਡਲ ਵਿੱਚ ਇਹ ਵਾਧਾ ਭਲਕੇ ਮੁੰਬਈ ਵਿੱਚ ਹੋਵੇਗਾ। ਮੈਂ ਇਸ …

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