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IMMIGRATION LAW:  How Does the Manitoba Provincial Nominee Program Assess Applications

IMMIGRATION LAW: How Does the Manitoba Provincial Nominee Program Assess Applications

Reis Pagtakhan

The Manitoba Provincial Nominee Program is an immigration selection program in which Manitoba selects applicants who have a strong likelihood of becoming successful and permanently established in Manitoba. What happens when an application is

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Experience Jordan

Experience Jordan

Gem and Lita

– a highlight of the Middle East On beautiful autumn days of October we visited the holy places and local must-sees of the Hashemite Kingdom of JORDAN. The tour was a perfect combination of

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Lay & Pray – Go Away

Lay & Pray – Go Away

Big Marv

April 9, 2005. The Finale of Spike TV’s hit new reality show, The Ultimate Fighter. Forrest Griffin won a unanimous decision against Stephen Bonnar to become the Light Heavyweight Champion of the show. It

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Geoff the Klezmer Clown and Bard

Geoff the Klezmer Clown and Bard

aLfie vera meLLa

(On Geoff Berner and Klezmer Music) I arrived in Canada, specifically in British Columbia, in 2003; and being a passionate music enthusiast with Alternative Rock being my favorite, one of the first activities I

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Ikinahihiya Mo ba ang Iyong Pagkabata?

Ikinahihiya Mo ba ang Iyong Pagkabata?

aLfie vera meLLa

(On Recalling Some Childhood Memories) May mga taong tuwang-tuwang ikuwento ang kanilang nakaraan, lalo na ang kanilang pagkabata. However, there are also many people who choose to keep portions of their past private perhaps

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What’s That in the Woods? Birds!

What’s That in the Woods? Birds!

aLfie vera meLLa

(On Some Philippine Birds and Their Local Names) One day a nephew of mine asked me if ducks are birds. I said yes, but he seemed unconvinced. “Really?” he insisted. Apparently, one of his

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The kleptocrats never left

The kleptocrats never left

Perry Diaz

The recently released 2010 Global Integrity Report rated the Philippines “very weak” (57) in terms of governance and corruption. The overall rating was also “very weak,” a downgrade from the 2008 overall rating of

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Pacman and Paris Hilton

Pacman and Paris Hilton

aLfie vera meLLa

After Manny “Pacman” Pacquiao’s post-fight press conference last May 7, 2011, my investigative reporter approached Pacman as he and his party were leaving the conference room. His wife, Jinkee, and Hollywood actress and hotel

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Pacquiao gets austere welcome from fellow congressmen

Pacquiao gets austere welcome from fellow congressmen

It seems the House of Representatives have run out of awards for Saranggani Rep.? Manny Pacquiao since it has already?bestowed him with the highest available award from Congress, the Congressional Medal of Distinction. The

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Marquez wants Pacquiao, accepts Top Rank contract

Marquez wants Pacquiao, accepts Top Rank contract

The third fight between boxing icon Manny Pacquiao and counter puncher Juan Manuel Marquez will take place on Nov. 12 right after the World Series. This was disclosed by Top Rank chief Bob Arum

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