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Steve Gupta on Toronto Univ's Council

Steve Gupta, president and chief executive officer, Easton's Group of Hotels, has been appointed to the University of Toronto Governing Council for a three-year term. He was on the board of UTGC's......

'Teaching Sanskrit through Internet is fun'

Dr Sudhir Kaicker, former professor, computer science, in the Jawaharlal Nehru University, New Delhi, came to Toronto's Sheridan College to continue teaching the same subject. But the move made his......

India's defence secrets are out in the open

A report of the Citizen Lab at the Munk Centre of University of Toronto, Canada, has claimed that there's 'a vast shadow network of online espionage in China, largely in Chonging and Chongdu' that......

Meet Jagmeet Singh, the first Sikh to lead major Canadian party

Jagmeet Singh, a 38-year-old Sikh criminal lawyer, was on Monday elected the leader of Canada’s New Democratic Party, becoming the first non-white politician to head a major party in the......

'State-tolerated violence': Cambridge, NYU, Columbia condemn Ramjas clashes

Academicians from universities across the globe, including Coulmbia, Cambridge, Trinity College and New YorkUniversity, have condemned the recent Ramjas College clashes as “state-tolerated......

University of Toronto honours Nandan Nilekani

Nandan Nilekani, co-founder of Infosys, has been awarded an honorary doctorate from the University of Toronto. The degree was conferred on him at the Rotman School of Business at the graduation......

'India faces huge digital divide problem'

Don Tapscott, Adjunct Professor, Rotman School of Management, University of Toronto, is a consultant and speaker on business strategy and organisational transformation.Having authored and......

Why smartphone makers are under govt lens

A Chinese company named Shanghai AdUps has been sending massive data about phones and users to servers in China. The recent directive of the government to smartphone companies, a majority of them......

Why govt is breathing down Alibaba's neck

RJio’s LYF, Videocon and other smartphone makers to also get notices After Chinese smartphone makers, the government has turned its attention to mobile apps from the neighbouring country. A......

'Demonetisation is theft'

'Demonetisation, is in principal, a mistake, because it involves a theft -- a taking of private property by the State.''It is one of those bad Indian ideas that has been tried twice in the past,......

10 movie gems from Berlin

Here are Aseem Chhabra's picks -- 'films that mattered to me, entertained me and will stay with me through the year.' With nearly 400 films in several different sections, this year's Berlinale was......

Leonard Cohen passes into the ages

'We have lost one of music's most revered and prolific visionaries.' Visionary. Poet. Singer. Legendary singer-songwriter Leonard Cohen has passed into the ages. He was 82. Cohen's label, Sony......

10 MUST WATCH Movies, coming up!

Aseem Chhabra's recommendations for the Mumbai film festival. Writer Suketu Mehta loves to narrate a joke Shah Rukh Khan shared with him about the late filmmaker Mani Kaul. During the making of......

Review: Parched genuinely shines

'One week after the release of PINK, audiences in India will witness another strong feminist tale, this one set in rural India,' says Aseem Chhabra. Towards the beginning of Leena Yadav's Parched,......

Umrika comes to India!

Umrika, which won the audience award in the World Cinema Dramatic Competition section at the Sundance Film Festival in 2015, finally releases in India. Aseem Chhabra spoke to its director Prashant......

Sixers take Fultz with top pick of youthful NBA Draft

IMAGE: Markelle Fultz (Washington) is introduced by NBA commissioner Adam Silver as the number one overall pick to the Philadelphia 76ers in the first round of the 2017 NBA Draft at Barclays......

Tennis: Sharapova withdraws from Rogers Cup; Pliskova breaks into top-10

Russia's Maria Sharapova plays a return. Photograph: Julian Finney/Getty Images Maria Sharapova's US Open preparations took a major blow with the Russian World No 2 forced to withdraw from next......

Sim Bhullar, a man of superlatives

Simanta Roy looks beyond Sim Bhullar’s 7’5” tall, 360-pound frame to the first player of Indian descent to play in the high-profile NBA. FIRST PUBLISHED IN INDIA ABROAD......

Sports Shorts: Bhullar is first Indian-origin player to join NBA

Sim Bhullar has become the first player of Indian origin to be a part of the National Basketball Association (NBA) after he signed a summer contract with the Sacramento Kings, a professional......

Dravid's finesse stands out against Tendulkar's figures

Enough with the cheeky question marks. Enough with the half-baked compliments and the cryptic monikers! Be true and call the man what he is - the greatest Indian batsman of all-time. True, he's a......
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'Full moon linked to increased risk of bike crashes'

Driving on a full moon night may increase the risk of fatal mototcycle crashes due to potential distraction for drivers, a study... ...

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With the holidays upon us, is it time to end tipping?

Tipping in restaurants is a well-established social norm in North America. With the holidays upon us and many of us dining out and celebrating,... ...

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Gut bacteria, not just genetics, linked to asthma

Toronto:The family risk for asthma -- typically passed from mothers to babies -- may not be a result of genetics alone. Researchers have found that... ...

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Delay in hip fracture surgery for more than 24 hrs ups odds of death

A study has recently warned that patients waiting for more than 24 hours to undergo a hip fracture surgery may be linked to an increased risk of... ...

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Uber's messy data breach collides with launch of SoftBank deal

TORONTO/SAN FRANCISCO: A newspaper advertisement for an Uber Technologies Inc stock sale was juxtaposed on Wednesday with a report that the... ...

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