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Muslim schoolgirl attacked in Canada for wearing Hijab

Muslim schoolgirl attacked in Canada for wearing Hijab

PM Justin Trudeau has condemned an attack on an 11-year-old Khawlah Noman An 11-year-old Muslim schoolgirl has been assaulted by a man who twice tried to cut off her hijab with scissors she was walking to school with her younger brother in Toronto. Khawlah Noman who is in Grade 6, told reporters at her school said, “I felt confused, scared, terrified”. ... Read More »

Pakistan Army rescues Canadian-American family abducted in Afghanistan in 2012

Pakistan Army rescues Canadian-American family abducted in Afghanistan in 2012

Pakistan rescues North American family of five members being taken hostage by Afghan Taliban Pakistan Army has rescued an American woman her Canadian husband and their three children who abducted in Afghanistan in 2012. According to Inter-Services Public Relations (ISPR) the hostages were a Canadian, his American wife, and their three children. The hostages were rescued through an intelligence-based operation by ... Read More »

Canada denied entry to retired Indian officer over ‘human rights violations’ in Occupied Kashmir

Canada denied entry to retired Indian officer over 'human rights violations' in Occupied Kashmir

Immigration authorities argued that he served in an organization that allegedly engaged in terrorism and human rights violations Canadian Immigration authorities had denied entry to retired Inspector General of the Central Reserve Police Force (CRPF) Tejinder Singh Dhillon, who served at Central Reserve Police Force in 2010. Dhillon landed in Canada with his wife on May 18 and was put ... Read More »

Floods ravage Quebec, thousands forced to evacuate in Canada

http://www.torontosun.com/2017/05/07/state-of-emergency-in-montreal-over-flooding

Three persons including man with his child swept away into the floodwater The devastating flood in the Canadian province of Quebec has forced nearly 1,900 people to evacuate their homes in 126 municipalities. The province is suffering from its highest floodwaters in decades. Provincial authorities in Quebec declares state emergency as historic level of flooding forces thousands to evacuate their ... Read More »

Malala ‘humbled’ by honorary Canadian citizenship, praises refugee welcome

Pakistani activist and Nobel Peace Prize winner Malala Yousafzai, left, is presented with an honorary Canadian citizenship by Prime Minister Justin Trudeau at Parliament Hill in Ottawa on April 12, 2017. Photo: Adrian Wyld/The Canadian Press

Malala Yousafzai urges Canada to play leading role in girls’ education fight Pakistani education activist and Nobel Peace Prize winner Malala Yousafzai has become only the sixth person, and the youngest, to ever receive honorary Canadian citizenship. Canada bestowed the title on Yousafzai, 19, during an honorary citizenship ceremony in Ottawa on Wednesday. “I’m humbled to accept honorary citizenship of ... Read More »

Over 80,000 forced to evacuate Canada town as massive wildfire encroaches

Raging wildfire forces 80000 to flee Canadian town. Photo: CBC News/Reuters

The entire population of Fort McMurray in northern Alberta, Canada has been ordered to abandon their homes after a wildfire ravaging a nearby forest moved into the area. The fire has already destroyed homes in several neighborhoods. Authorities ordered the evacuation of about 80,000 people, including the entire city of Fort McMurray in northern Alberta, the Regional Municipality of Wood ... Read More »

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