Canadian Anti-Hate Network launches toolkit to combat hate in schools

A few weeks ago, Toronto teacher Nigel Bariff said he talked to a young, black co-worker who had come to class after lunch to find racial slurs and swastikas engraved on the school’s locker. – Advertisement – “We know that many of our Jewish students and families have accused him of racism. We know that … Read more

Blackstone, world’s largest real estate investor, sees ‘significant’ opportunities in Canadian student housing, multi-family rentals and more

Blackstone Inc., the US real estate giant, which last month announced plans to expand its Canadian operations, says it intends to “considerably” expand its portfolio of Canadian properties in the coming years, including The focus is on industrial spaces, multi-family rentals and more. student accommodation. – Advertisement – Blackstone’s real estate director Nadeem Meghzi said … Read more

Canadian banks facing higher regulatory scrunity as they look to close U.S. deals

TORONTO – Canadian banks seeking to expand in the US through acquisitions are facing increasing scrutiny from regulators and politicians, along with a renewed focus on past controversies. – Advertisement – TD Bank and BMO are both working to close large deals there, with TD winning a deal worth US$13.4 billion for southeastern US-focused First … Read more

Uneven economic recovery has not uplifted all Canadian women equally: experts

After more than two years of economic turmoil through the COVID-19 pandemic, Canada’s workforce participation appears quite rosy for women as a whole. – Advertisement – The share of women in the age group of 25 to 54 years stands at an all-time high of 85 per cent in the country. Meanwhile, unemployment hit a … Read more

Kapil Sharma meets his Canadian fan at Vancouver airport who came ‘rushing’ to see him, shares video: ‘You made my day’

Comedian Kapil Sharma, who recently travelled to Canada, met his Canadian fan at the Vancouver airport. Kapil flew out of Mumbai with the team of The Kapil Sharma Show for their upcoming show Kapil Sharma Live. Taking to Instagram, Kapil posted a video in which he stood with a person inside the airport. (Also Read … Read more

From Roots to Canada Goose, Canadian retailers use collaborations to woo customers

Roots Corp. has been collaborating since before it got cool. – Advertisement – Just ask Karl Kovalevsky, the head of the Canadian brand’s leather factory since the company’s founding nearly 50 years ago. He has designed shoes for Richard Gere and Eugene Levy, a collection of leather goods with author and visual artist Douglas Coupland … Read more

Gender-affirming health coverage by Canadian province, territory

Gender and gender expression is incredibly individual and the health care needs of people across this spectrum are just as diverse and varied. – Advertisement – There are generally three areas of transition: social (which may include coming out, using a different name, a different pronoun, changing style of dress, or using gender-affirming products such … Read more

‘Ice Cream From Hell’: Canadian Brand’s Ketchup Popsicles Disgust Internet

Summers are all about indulging in all things chilled or delicious. Whether it’s an ice cream or a sorbet, slush or a popsicle – we all love to binge on these treats to keep us cool and refreshed in the hot summer months. Popsicles these days come in myriad flavours and forms, and there are … Read more

Thousands of Afghans who helped Canadian Forces could be left behind: MPs, NGOs

Members of parliament and charitable groups are warning that two immigration programs for Afghans who helped Canadian forces and those at particular risk from the Taliban are nearly full and thousands of people in distress could be left behind. – Advertisement – Canada has created a special program for Afghans who have helped Canadians, including … Read more