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Muslims proudest to be Canadian, despite ‘concerning’ discrimination: Environics

Muslims proudest to be Canadian, despite ‘concerning’ discrimination: Environics

Canadian pride is strongest among Canada’s Muslim population, despite facing discrimination levels that are well above those experienced by the…

Bosma trial: Millard’s ex says she helped him move incinerator

Bosma trial: Millard’s ex says she helped him move incinerator

The former girlfriend of Dellen Millard, one of the two men accused of killing Tim Bosma, says she helped move…

Researcher giving up decade-long hunt for N.S. cougar

Researcher giving up decade-long hunt for N.S. cougar

HALIFAX – After 10 years of patiently waiting for Nova Scotia’s ghost cougar to appear, a determined researcher…

With publication ban in assisted dying case lifted, husband tells wife’s story

With publication ban in assisted dying case lifted, husband tells wife’s story

CALGARY – The death of Hanne Schafer was by any definition a nightmare. Suffering from the painful, degenerative…

Tech

Sharing Twitter posts can hamper your memory!

New Delhi: If researchers are to be believed, sharing twitter posts or retweeting can actually…

Endangered Asiatic wild dogs spotted in China reserve

New Delhi: Officials of a nature reserve in China’s Gansu province have spotted at least…

British astronaut Tim Peake to test drive robot on Earth from ISS!

London: British astronaut Tim Peake, who is currently aboard the International SpaceStation (ISS), will test drive…

NASA’s Orion for Exploration Mission-1 lifted for pressure testing

New Delhi: The US space agency NASA has lifted Orion spacecraft crew module for Exploration…

Greenland sees record early melting of ice sheet

Copenhagen: The seasonal melting of Greenland’s vast ice sheet reached record levels this week, data…

Tim Peake all set to run London Marathon from space

New Delhi: British astronaut Timothy Peake is all decked up to run London Marathon in…

Health
Single antibody infusions found promising against HIV

Single antibody infusions found promising against HIV

New York: A single antibody infusion can protect monkeys against infection with an HIV-like virus for up to 23…

Peppermint tea boosts memory in adults!

Peppermint tea boosts memory in adults!

London: A new study suggests that drinking peppermint tea can improve long-term and working memory in…

Business
‘New’ E.ON eyes net profit of up to 1 bn euros this year

‘New’ E.ON eyes net profit of up to 1 bn euros this year

German energy giant E.ON, which is spinning off its conventional power generation business to focus on renewables, unveiled…

Mitsubishi Motors admits using improper fuel tests since 1991

Mitsubishi Motors admits using improper fuel tests since 1991

Japan’s Mitsubishi Motors admitted it has been using an improper fuel-efficiency testing method for 25 years and did…

Editorial

Confucian Constitution or convenient confusion?

China’s intellectuals and their sympathisers have begun to peddle a bold new argument. They have started…

How to turn the tide

Prime Minister Manmohan Singh recently took over the finance port-folio. One of his first announcements was…

World
Vote on Brazil president’s impeachment next week

Vote on Brazil president’s impeachment next week

BRASILIA: The Brazilian Senate’s special commission on the impeachment of President Dilma Rousseffapproved at its first meeting…

Turmoil as Papua New Guinea shuts Australia migrant camp

Turmoil as Papua New Guinea shuts Australia migrant camp

SYDNEY: Australia’s hardline immigration policy was thrown into turmoil after Papua New Guinea ordered a processing…