Category Archives: India

Movie Review: Jab Tak Hai Jaan

I have started learning Hindi recently.  One of my great joys is to watch Bollywood films.  I’m in luck: the local cinema located 3 blocks from my house shows the latest movies from India.  Here is my chance to review … Continue reading

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A Warning Before You Move To Vancouver

As an Employment Counsellor for immigrants here in Vancouver, Unceded Salish (First Nation) Territories, Western Canada, I must tell you “the straight goods” before you consider moving here. If you’re rich, then it’ll be easy for you.  But you’ll continue … Continue reading

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We Need More Gandhis (To Be the Change We Want to See in the World)

 MAHATMA GANDHI, SOMEONE WE CAN LOOK UP TO One of my heroes is Gandhi.  Yes, I’ll admit it.  It was Gandhi’s birthday a couple days ago, and it’s a good time to reflect on his achievements and influence, even up … Continue reading

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Provide Jobs to First Nations Youth, Slow Down Immigration

As risk of losing my job (hehe), I’m writing this post.  You see, I’m a Settlement Counsellor and Labour Market Specialist for immigrants.  My livelihood depends on a continuing flow of immigrants into Canada. And yet, the reality is, the … Continue reading

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