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Jul 22, 2014

Indian students cram into overcrowded train after sitting railway recruitment exam

Students who had just finished the Railway Recruitment Board exam at Allahabad Railway Station on Sunday tried to push their way on to the carriages and even climbed through windows to get on to the overcrowded train...

Jul 25, 2014

Bollywood Hamlet set in Kashmir likely to cause controversy in India

Vishal Bhardwaj's Haider, which will be released in the autumn, includes graphic scenes of torture in Indian army camps Ophelia is a young journalist, Polonius a sinister policeman and Laertes works for a multinational. The climactic duel is a firefi... #India #Vishal Bhardwaj #Bollywood #William Shakespeare

Jul 27, 2014

Residential school survivors suffered hearing and breathing problems

WINNIPEG—The vast majority of claims filed by Indian residential school survivors seeking extra compensation for medical injuries are for hearing loss, respiratory illnesses and broken bones. The Indian Residential Schools Adjudication Secretariat — ... #Ontario #Marie Wilson #Truth and Reconciliation Commission

Jul 28, 2014

Toronto philanthropist and former Ryerson University Chancellor passes away

He was a giant on Bay St. and a giant in the world of philanthropy, but he will likely be remembered most for his immense heart. Raymond Chang, 65, a Jamaican-born Chinese-Canadian, passed away Sunday, months after undergoing a bone-marrow transplant... #Canada #Toronto #Michael Lee #Michael Lee #Ryerson

Jul 27, 2014

India's 'balancing act' on Gaza crisis

India's opposition parties walked out of the upper house of parliament last week after the government refused to pass a resolution condemning Israel for its invasion of the Gaza Strip. The government, led by nationalist Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP), ... #Israel #India #New Delhi #Palestine #Bharatiya Janata Party #Sushma Swaraj #Gaza Strip #Indian National Congress

Jul 23, 2014

Kevin Major Tournament celebrates hockey and supports charities

The tournament this year features 26 teams in three divisions playing over 2 weekends. WESTFIELD - Three weeks after Kevin J. Major of Westfield died of hypotrophic cardiomyopathy, his family and friends put together a fund-raising hockey tournament ... #Israel #India #New Delhi #Palestine #Bharatiya Janata Party #Sushma Swaraj #Gaza Strip #Indian National Congress

Jul 21, 2014

College prep plans foster American Indian identity

RIVERSIDE, Calif. -- Elijah Watson knows he wants to go to college. He also knows that it will be difficult to leave home on the Navajo reservation if he does. The 17-year-old was reminded of the tough decision he'll face next year when he participat... #Israel #India #New Delhi #Palestine #Bharatiya Janata Party #Sushma Swaraj #Gaza Strip #Indian National Congress

Jul 23, 2014

School head held after girl raped

Police in India have arrested the head of a school where a six-year-old girl was raped and charged him with hindering the investigation and negligence. Rustom Kerawalla was charged with negligence for failing to ensure the student's safety, police in... #India #New Delhi #Bangalore

Jul 21, 2014

New NLR elementary school first to open in districtwide overhaul

For the first time in nearly 45 years, the North Little Rock School District will start this school year with the opening of a newly constructed school -- a new Meadow Park Elementary to replace a building with the same name in the Prothro Junction a... #India #New Delhi #Bangalore

Jul 18, 2014

Springfield's Putnam academy gets new principal

Calling Johnson "the right man for the right time," Warwick said. he "is ready to step in and build upon all the great things already occurring at Putnam. He&aposs the ideal candidate and I&aposm confident he will make a seamless transition as leader... #India #New Delhi #Bangalore