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Updated Discover Canada citizenship study guide now available

Updated Discover Canada citizenship study guide now available

Vancouver, March 14, 2011 — The popular citizenship study guide, Discover Canada: the Rights and Responsibilities of Citizenship, has been updated and is now available, Jason Kenney, Minister of Citizenship, Immigration and Multiculturalism, announced

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UMSU’s Asian Movie Festival Presents: the Philippines

UMSU’s Asian Movie Festival Presents: the Philippines

Once again, the University of Manitoba Students’ Union livened up the back-to-school-season with its annual Celebration Week. From January 24 to the 28th, an array of events was lined up all in celebration of

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UFC 126 Silva vs. Belfort Accuracy vs. Speed

UFC 126 Silva vs. Belfort Accuracy vs. Speed

Saturday, February 5th, live from the Mandalay Bay Events Centre in Las Vegas, Nevada is UFC 126: Silva vs. Belfort. This UFC pay-per-view is headlined by a bout for the Middleweight Championship of the

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The Bata Project: Raising money for Filipino kids with the help from Filipino celebrities

The Bata Project: Raising money for Filipino kids with the help from Filipino celebrities

One Filipino Winnipegger is hoping to send 500 kids to school for a year. Glenda Ollero, a 26-year-old student has started the Bata Project, a charity initiative that is hoping to get the support

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Smart Tax Tips

Smart Tax Tips

“It’s tax season! Yey! It’s time to get my refund” That’s what we always hear from people when it comes to filing their tax returns. But the million dollar question is… are you sure

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Hè Ho! Festival we go!

Hè Ho! Festival we go!

by: Ron Cantiveros You may call it the winter edition of Folklorama. Festival du Voyageur is the 10-day winter festival celebrating French-Canadian culture and history. Voyageurs date back to early Canadian history and referred

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Tomas Fria Rivero 1952 – 2011

Tomas Fria Rivero 1952 – 2011

It is with great sadness that we announce the passing of Tomas Rivero, a loving husband, father and grandfather, after a courageous battle with cancer on Sunday, February 6, 2011 at 58 years of

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Overcoming Ignorance for Universal Dignity

Overcoming Ignorance for Universal Dignity

by Johsa Manzanilla There is a silent apartheid in Winnipeg. It is an apartheid based on fear and ignorance, which segregates, isolates and discriminates on the grounds of race. Although Winnipeg has been heralded

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San Pablo City Association of Manitoba City of Seven Lakes

San Pablo City Association of Manitoba City of Seven Lakes

San Pablenos held its fiesta last January 15, 2011 at Filipino Seniors Group Hall on Euclid St. led by Pres. Edna Santos assisted by Delia Magcawas, Carmen De Luna, Florien Fetalvero, Lou Suarez and

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National Conference Ottawa

National Conference Ottawa

A national conference attended by all associations that had projects on elder abuse awareness was held in Ottawa on January 27, 2011. The partnership of the Knights of Rizal and MAFTI that was awarded

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