rediff.com

NewsApp (Free)

Read news as it happens
Download NewsApp

Available on  

Rediff News  All News 

French Canadians

Rediff.com  »  News  »   French Canadians

  News for French Canadians

  • News
  • Business
  • Movies
  • Sports

Canada's Quebec province assembly bans 'kirpan'

Canada's French-speaking Quebec province's legislature has unanimously voted to ban the kirpan from assembly premises, weeks after four Sikhs were denied entry for a parliamentary hearing for......

A Sikh who fought for his turban

Gurbax Singh Malhi, parliamentary secretary to the Canadian labour minister, believes the French government must withdraw a controversial Bill that prevents Sikhs from wearing turbans.Malhi in the......

It's Balle, Balle in Canadian Parliament

Punjabi is now the fourth most popular language in the Canadian Parliament after English, French and Italian with the election of eight Punjabi-speaking MPs in the newly-elected House of Commons.A......

Air Algerie wreckage found in Mali: Officials

The wreckage of the Air Algerie plane that was reported crashed ober Niger with 116 people onboard has been found in Mali near the Burkina Faso border, an army offical has said. Flight AH5017......

Truly, an extraordinary fellow

Fifty years ago this day, May 27, India's first prime minister passed into the ages. Jawaharlal Nehru's legacy is the theme of constant discussion in India and abroad. Many Indians believe......

China wealth fund, Commerce Min to get new heads

China will likely appoint savvy international dealmakers to run its giant sovereign wealth fund and Commerce Ministry in a soft power push to soothe fears over a planned spending spree to boost......

India to focus on commodities

Increase in global food prices to "dangerous levels" and fragile economic recovery will figure prominently during the two-day meeting of the G-20 Finance Ministers beginning in Paris on Friday.The......

G-20: India cautions against protectionism

In the midst of a raging war over currency exchange rate between the US and China at the G-20 Summit in Seoul, India on Friday cautioned against competitive devaluation and advocated that any......

Global economic recovery still fragile: PM

As he left for the G-20 Summit in Toronto, Prime Minister Manmohan Singh ion Friday cautioned that the global economic recovery is 'still fragile and uneven' and asked world leaders to calibrate......

Bank tax: India opposes, EU nations keen

Taxing the banks for future bailouts is only a "compromise formula", as a section of G-20 members, including India, is against any such levy, Finance Minister Pranab Mukherjee has said."That was......

Review: Planes doesn't really take off

Planes has its share of comic moments but they are too few and far between to keep the audience engaged, writes Paloma Sharma. A spinoff of Disney’s Cars franchise, Planes looks like......

Irrfan: I am currently in the Rs 1,000 crore zone

Irrfan Khan is one of those few Indian actors who have made a mark -- a real one, not imagined as is the case with many Bollywood stars -- in the West. Starting with The Warrior, A Mighty......

Will War Horse and Descendants be nominated for Oscars?

Arthur J Pais gives his predictions for the Oscar nominations that will be announced on January 23.When the Oscar nominations get announced on January 23, a few acclaimed filmmakers are sure to be......

Globe-winning films will now score at box office

The films that won major awards at the 69th Golden Globes will see a marked increased in their box office collections. Even the most cynical of the moviegoers who think they have seen everything......

The transformation of Angelina Jolie

Born to actor Jon Voight -- winner of the Best Actor Oscar for Hal Ashby's Coming Home -- and actress Marcheline Bertrand, Angelina Jolie had acting virtually thrust upon her. She followed in her......

French Open PHOTOS: Bouchard continues run, Federer hits 10-year low

Fast-rising talent Canadian Eugenie Bouchard thrashed German eighth seed Angelique Kerber 6-1, 6-2 to claim a quarter-final spot, crunching 30 winners in 52 dazzling minutes to stretch her winning......

Federer faces Paes in Toronto doubles

RogerFederer joined forces with fellow Swiss Stanislas Wawrinka to defeat French wild cards Julien Benneteau and Canadian Frederic Niemeyer 6-4, 6-4 in 62 minutes.- Federer focused on Olympic......

Renault should have opted for Montagny: Prost

Renault should have given Frenchman Franck Montagny a chance to race in Formula One rather than drafting in Canadian Jacques Villeneuve, according to former champion Alain Prost."One can regret......

Indians at Wimbledon: Paes-Stepanek lose in semi-finals

The Indian challenge at the Wimbledon Championships ended on Friday with veteran Leander Paes and his Czech partner Radek Stepanek losing their men's doubles semi-final to Canada’s Vasek......

When Eugenie Bouchard was smitten by Sharapova...

She once posed for a photograph with an eight-year-old Eugenie Bouchard but that friendly touch was not on show on Thursday as Maria Sharapova wiped the smile off the Canadian's face to set up a......
  Videos for French Canadians
french canadians video

  People speak for french canadians

  • QNA
sanjay palsodkar
Q. the term fourth estate refers to
Sanjay Palsodkar:  A.  more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/the-term-fourth-estate-refers-to/26967676/answers/

rajan
Q. TRUE OR FALSESome Americans disagreed with the United States initial refusal to enter WWI and so they joined the French Foreign Legion or the British or Canadian army. A group of U.S. pilots formed the Lafayette Escadrille, which was part of the French air force and became one of the top fighting units on the Western Front
Rajan:  A. The term Fourth Estate refers to the press, both in its explicit capacity of advocacy and in its implicit ability to frame political issues.',...... more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/true-or-falsesome-americans-disagreed-with-the-united-states/25320871/answers/26967682

manju
Q. Love language is universal are not ?
Manju:  A. rajan ji aapna late hain aaj kya hua more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/love-language-is-universal-are-not-/21966109/answers/25320883

manju
Q. Full form for CMS
Manju:  A. CMS Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (formerly HCFA) CMS Conversational Monitor System (IBM) CMS (Intelligence) Community Management...... more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/full-form-for-cms/21966109/answers/9432462

  Web results for French Canadians
Kenyans run to double gold at Glasgow

GLASGOW: Kenya's Caleb Ndiku took a flamboyant 5000m gold while compatriot Flomena Daniel claimed the women's marathon title as Commonwealth Games... ...

http://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/sports/tournaments/commonwealth-games-2014/news/Kenyans-run-to-double-gold-Meares-wins-eighth-track-medal/articleshow/39131441.cms
'Lucy,' 'Hercules' beat …

By By | Reuters By Ronald Grover and Chris Michaud LOS ANGELES/NEW YORK (Reuters) - "Lucy," starring Scarlett Johansson as a woman with a... ...

https://in.news.yahoo.com/lucy-pummels-hercules-win-u-weekend-box-office-160811314--finance.html
UPDATE 2-Families mourn victims of Air Algerie crash in Mali

* French flags to fly at half mast for three days * "Shredded and burned" bodies cannot be recovered-mayor * U.N. experts find second black box... ...

http://in.reuters.com/article/2014/07/26/algeria-flight-investigation-idINL6N0Q10U920140726
Foreign experts inspect Taiwan plane crash site

International experts were examining the site of the fatal TransAsia Airways crash in Taiwan today, as new evidence surfaced that the plane may... ...

http://www.business-standard.com/article/pti-stories/foreign-experts-inspect-taiwan-plane-crash-site-114072600774_1.html
In Chinese shadow, Hong Kong fights for its future

As skyscrapers around Hong Kong harbor erupted into a reverie of laser beams and giant digital displays during their synchronized nightly light... ...

http://www.sify.com/news/in-chinese-shadow-hong-kong-fights-for-its-future-news-others-oh0lJidggffid.html

Related Tags


  1. gujarat
  2. bjp
  3. india
  4. lok sabha
  5. supreme court
  6. upa
  7. bharatiya janata party
  8. congress
  9. new delhi
  10. united progressive alliance
  11. ahmedabad
  12. sonia gandhi
  13. nda
  14. rahul gandhi
  15. rajnath singh
  16. nitin gadkari
  17. delhi
  18. manmohan singh
  19. bihar
  20. national democratic alliance
  21. jd-u
  22. nitish kumar
  23. rashtriya swayamsevak sangh
  24. uttar pradesh
  25. photo
  26. advani
  27. central bureau of investigation
  28. rss
  29. janata dal-united
  30. ips

Related Pages


french canadians
French-Canadian music


0 Followers

french canadians
French Canadian (disambiguation)


0 Followers

french canadians
French Canadian Translation Services

The company has over 20 years of...
1 Followers

french canadians
List of French Canadian writers from...


0 Followers

french canadians
163rd Battalion (French-Canadian), CEF


0 Followers

Top Coverage News


Why I love India - Independence Day Special 2013

The Rediff Independence Day Special 2013.

The Programmer Who Came In From The Cold

Whether history will remember Edward Snowden as a traitor to his country or as a champion for...
Broswe by: A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z