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Human trafficking, refugee, Canadian immigration and citizenship, Tamil

Death worth risk for refugees, says man who boarded Thai ship for Canada

VANCOUVER — A young Sri Lankan man crammed into the cargo hold of a ship with nearly 500 others had only one thing on his mind — getting to the promised land called Canada. Nearly five years after...

Reviews of Monkey Kingdom, True Story, Unfriended and two social realist films from France

Cyberbullying, street hustlers, youth gangs, home invasion, wife and child killing, and warring wildlife. We’ve got them all at the movies this week. Also ethics, or not, in journalism.

Crew member aboard Tamil migrant ship MV Sun Sea declared inadmissible

But passenger escapes deportation after claiming he had to flee Sri Lanka.

My Canadian experience inspires my development work in Sri Lanka

A Sri Lankan immigrant to Canada writes about the experience of promoting development in her country of origin.

A Hundred March to Stop Sri Lankan Violence Against Tamils

Starting at City Hall, some hundred or so people marched down Cambie Street today at around 2 p.m., shouting slogans asking for Canada to help protect the Tamil population from genocide in Sri Lanka...