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Leading Persian Musicians, Kereshmeh Ensemble, Connect East and West at The Museum of Anthropology

The renowned Vancouver ensemble’s performance celebrates MOA’s upcoming Safar/Voyage exhibition VANCOUVER, BC – One of Canada’s leading Persian classical music groups, Kereshmeh Ensemble, performs at UBC Museum of Anthropology (MOA) on Thursday, May 16, 2013 at 7:30pm. The accomplished ensemble will feature guest artist and legendary Iranian musician, Hossein Behroozinia, along with...

هدیه ای برای روز مادر

گردشی رویایی با کشتی شیشه ای در 1000 جزیره روز مادر نزدیک می شود و به همین مناسبت، بسیاری از ما از هم اکنون به فکر سپاسگزاری از مادر و قدردانی از زحمات او هستیم. برخی گل هدیه می کنند، بعضی بوسه ای، و بعضی نیز وسیله ای برای...

تصویب بودجه عملیاتی ریچموندهیل

ریچموندهیل: شورای شهر ریچموندهیل در یک اجلاس ویژه در 15 اپریل، بودجه عملیاتی سال 2013 ریچموندهیل را تصویب کرد. این بودجه معادل 140 میلیون دلار است. برای تامین این بودجه عملیاتی، بخش مربوط به شهرداری از لایحه مالیات بر...

روانپزشک لندن انتاریو، متهم به 43 فقره فیلمبرداری مخفی از بیماران زن خود

کندین پرس روانپزشکی از لندن انتاریو که متهم است هنگام معاینه فیزیکی بیماران زن خود از آنها به طور مخفیانه فیلم ویدیویی می گرفته، به 40 فقره اتهام جدید متهم شد. به گفته پلیس، بدین ترتیب تعداد اتهامات دکتر استانلی...

این پدیده فیس بوک

جشنواره تیرگان، در واقع جشن هنرها و سنت های نیک و باستانی مردمان ایران زمین در طول تاریخ است. جمع کثیری از جوانان کامیونیتی ما این روزها در تلاش و فعالیت هستند تا جشنواره امسال که از 18 الی 21 جولای در هاربر فرانت سنتر...

مجمع عمومی سالانه کنگره ایرانیان کانادا و کمپین « دو صد گفته چو نیم کردار نیست » – گروه «همبستگی و حمایت»

جامعه ما به مثال انبار باروتی می ماند که در اثر کوچکترین ضربه نابجا منفجر خواهد شد. متاسفانه ویا به گونه ای خوشبختانه به علت کوچک و منفرد بودن ذرات آن، حاصل انفجار جز گلایه کردن، پشت سرهم ناسزا گفتن و تهمت زدن خسارات...

محاکمه 3 دختر نوجوان متهم به کشاندن دختران نوجوان دیگر به فاحشگی

متهمین در اولین روز دادگاه خود را بی گناه خواندند  کندین پرس محاکمه 3 دختر نوجوان به اتهام کشاندن دختران نوجوان دیگر به سمت فاحشگی از روز دوشنبه در اتاوا آغاز شد. در اولین روز دادگاه، هر سه دختر متهم، خود را نسبت به خیل...

علت مرگ زن 28 ساله در «ریجنت پارک»

کندین پرس پلیس تورنتو می گوید نتایج معاینات پزشکی نشان می دهد که زن 28 ساله ای که جنازه اش روز شنبه ششم اپریل در یک بیلدینگ آپارتمانی در داون تاون تورنتو یافت شده به علت «جراحت شدید در ناحیه گردن» جان سپرده است. [caption...

مشخصات دو مقتول تیراندازی در «بریس بریج» انتاریو

کندین پرس بعدازظهر جمعه پنجم اپریل پلیس در منطقه Bracebridge انتاریو گزارشاتی از شنیده شدن صدای تیراندازی دریافت کرد. ماموران پلیس به محل این واقعه که در مرکز انتاریو قرار دارد رجوع کردند و در ورودی خانه مسکونی مورد نظر، دو...

جشن بزرگ نوروزی کمپانی ترایدل

همانطور که هفته گذشته به اطلاع خوانندگان عزیز رساندیم، در روز سه شنبه 26 مارچ کمپانی برج سازی ترایدل برای سومین سال متوالی نوروز را جشن گرفت. در این جشن بزرگ که در بنکوئت هال له پــارک در تورن هیل برگزار شد، جمع کثیری از...

How To Pay Your Bills And Invest, Too!

[caption id="attachment_16248" align="alignleft" width="209"] ARMENOOHI GHARAKHANIANBSc. BA.Financial Consultant[/caption] Armenoohi Gharakhanian BSc. BA. , Financial Consultant ___ There’s no doubt about it, making ends meet is tough. And getting ahead? – Well, for many Canadians, that’s a desperate dream for tomorrow when every day brings the reality of mortgage payments, car loans,...

مسئله تجویز داروهای ضعیف شیمی درمانی به 990 بیمار سرطانی در انتاریو

کندین پرس کاتلین وین نخست وزیر انتاریو روز چهارشنبه سوم اپریل گفت که دولت او تلاش خواهد کرد تا دریابد چگونه شده که دوز داروهای شیمی درمانی تجویز شده به بیش از 1100 بیمار سرطانی کمتر از مقدار لازم بوده است. بعضی از این 1100...

اولین نمایشگاه تجاری مرجان ، 7 اپریل در دلتا هتل مارکام برگزار میشود

 سلامتی و بهداشت ، تغذیه و زیبایی محور اصلی این نمایشگاه است [caption id="attachment_16130" align="alignleft" width="219"] مرجان زرگر ، مدیر نمایشگاه تجاری 7 اپریل در دلتا هتل مارکام به بازدید کنندگان ، مشاوره های رایگان در زمینه سلامتی ، دیابت...

RICHMOND HILL RECOGNIZED FOR COMMUNITY PROFILE MARKETING EFFORTS

Town recognized by professional organization (EDCO) for Community Economic Development Profile RICHMOND HILL - Richmond Hill was recently honoured by the Economic Developers Council of Ontario (EDCO) for its Community Economic Development Profile. The Award of Merit was presented during the 56th Annual EDCO conference held in London, Ontario on February 7, 2013. EDCO is comprised of more...

Letter to the Editor: Returning applications and freezing programs – Is this really cutting a backlog?

Dear editor, There is more than meets the eye to the Conservative Government's boastful claim about cutting the immigration backlog. In fact, Immigration Minister Jason Kenney reduced the backlog by freezing programs, returning applications, and not accepting new ones. Canada’s Minister of Citizenship and Immigration always forgets to mention his real record. Last year, he returned the...

دو پاندای چینی وارد تورنتو شدند

این دو پاندا مدت 10 سال را در باغ وحش های تورنتو و کلگری خواهند گذراند  [caption id="attachment_16034" align="alignleft" width="300"] آقای هارپر در کنار همسرش لورین و خانم لیزا لیسون ريیس شرکت فِدِکس در حال امضای برگه‌های ورود دو پاندا از...

The city of Markham is proclaiming the first day of Spring as Persian New Year

The city of Markham with the assistance of Councillor Howard Shore (Markham-Thornhill Ward 2)  is proclaiming March 20th or the first day of Spring as Persian New Year (Nowruz). Accordingly, the Council would like to invite members of the Iranian community to come to the Markham Civic Centre on March 19th to attend General Council at 7 pm to 9 pm to hear this proud proclamation and show support...

CBSA seizes over 38 kilograms of opium at Toronto Pearson International Airport

[caption id="attachment_15832" align="alignright" width="300"] Opened package of suspected contraband[/caption] The Canada Border Services Agency (CBSA) announced a significant seizure of opium and heroin at Toronto Pearson International Airport. On January 28, 2013, border services officers conducted an examination on a shipment arriving from the Middle East. An X-ray examination revealed...

اعترافات تازه یک کشیش 90 ساله

کندین پرس یک کشیش کاتولیک بازنشسته که 90 سال دارد، و قبلا در رابطه با اتهام دست درازی جنسی به کودکان، محکوم شده بود، در دادگاه وینزور انتاریو به دو بزهکاری جنسی دیگر اعتراف کرد. وی ویلیـام هاجــسن مارشال Willam Hodgson Marshal نام...

Mesopotamia

Acclaimed exhibition makes its North American debut at the ROM during its international tour [caption id="attachment_15650" align="alignright" width="228"] Statue of Ashurnasirpal IIDolomite, magnesiteNimrud, northern IraqNeo-Assyrian883 – 859 BCEThe Trustees of the British Museum©[/caption] (Toronto, Ontario – February 20, 2013) The Royal Ontario Museum (ROM) hosts Mesopotamia in its...

Justin Trudeau and Our Immigration System

TORONTO- As part of the Liberal Party of Canada’s leadership race, Justin Trudeau participated in the third all candidates debate last Saturday in the GTA. Justin spoke passionately about the need for Canada to keep our immigration system open not just for workers but for families too. He also reaffirmed that one of Canada's greatest strengths is that there is a clear path to...

New Look, New Feel: Your New Bank Notes

BANK OF CANADA OTTAWA, Feb. 19, 2013 /CNW/ - During the holidays you may have received some jewellery or a new mobile phone. Just as you treat these valuable items with respect and care, the same goes for your currency. Canada’s new polymer bank notes are easy to verify, remarkably durable and extremely low maintenance. Unlike jewellery or a phone, they don’t need to be polished or have...

Canada Issues Record Number of Visitor Visas in 2012 Close to 1 million Visitor Visas Approved

Ottawa, February 20, 2013 — Canada issued a record number of visitor visas in 2012 with almost 1 million visas approved, Jason Kenney, Minister of Citizenship, Immigration and Multiculturalism, and Maxime Bernier, Minister of State for Small Business and Tourism, announced Wednesday. “The Government is committed to attracting an increasing number of visitors to Canada as part of our plan...

تشخیص بیماری دیابت و اقدامات اولیه

بیماری دیابت یا افزایش قند خون در اثر ناتوانی بدن در تولید انسولین، کاهش و یا عدم اثر انسولین موثر در سوخت و ساز مواد قندی در بدن انسان به وجود می آید. امروزه دیابت یکی از مهمترین مشکلات بهداشتی ـ درمانی جهان محسوب می...

Overseas Orientation Program Celebrates 20,000 Graduates

Ottawa, February 12, 2013 – More than 20,000 people are arriving in Canada better prepared for the labour market, thanks to the Canadian Immigrant Integration Program, Minister of Citizenship, Immigration, and Multiculturalism Jason Kenney announced this week.. “Our Government is committed to helping newcomers succeed” said Minister Kenney at an event celebrating the graduates today....

Over The Cloud

Dear Readers, I would like to share a true story with you. Ever since I was a little girl Probably beginning at age four or five my mother would tell us stories about travelling by horses and living in the mountains during the summer times. There were not just stories to me there were the explanation for many things about her family roots and mine too. I never had the chance to see this place...

Summer Company assists students set up their own businesses for the summer

York Small Business Enterprise Centre now accepting applications The York Small Business Enterprise Centre invites applications from students who want to participate in Summer Company, a program that assists students between the ages of 15 and 29 years old set up their own businesses for the summer. Participants require a good summer company idea, commitment and hard work. York Small...

The opening reception for the ‘Walls’ Gallery (presented by NICCA) will take place on Friday March 8th, 2013 (6:00 pm to 10:00 pm) at the Distillery District’s Arta Gallery (14 Distillery Lane) and will run for one week

Twenty Walls, Twenty Iranian Artists

[caption id="attachment_15282" align="alignright" width="231"] The opening reception for the ‘Walls’ Gallery (presented by NICCA) will take place on Friday March 8th, 2013 (6:00 pm to 10:00 pm) at the Distillery District’s Arta Gallery (14 Distillery Lane) and will run for one week[/caption] Twenty-one different Iranian artists from Ontario will feature their work for one week this March...

آنها آسفالت شهرداری را می فروختند

مقامات شهری شهر همیلتون 29 کارمند دولتی این شهر را اخراج کرده اند. این مقامات دلایل این اخراج را غفلت از وظایف، کم کاری و سوء استفاده از اعتماد عنوان کرده اند. شهرداری همیلتون اعلام کرده است که علاوه بر 29 کارمند فوق، دو...

Noctilucent Clouds Imaged by Astronaut Chris Hadfield

[caption id="attachment_15180" align="alignright" width="300"] Noctilucent clouds, also known as “night shining” clouds imaged by Chris Hadfield. Image credit: NASA[/caption] What a perspective! Canadian astronaut Chris Hadfield captured this stunning image of noctilucent clouds above the Pacific South Ocean on January 5th, 2013. Also known as “night shining”, or noctilucent clouds,...

Iranian filmmaker to produce response Affleck’s ‘Argo’

Days after actor and director Ben Affleck’s film Argo won the Golden Globe award for Best Drama, an Iranian filmmaker announced the production of his own version of the 1979 US hostage crisis. “Iranian filmmaker and actor Ataollah Salmanian is slated to represent the story as an appropriate response to Ben Affleck’s blockbuster and ahistoric film, Argo,” Mehr News Agency reported....

Report released on Helping Canadians with Disabilities Find Jobs

Ottawa, Ontario— The Government of Canada has partnered with Canadian business leaders to identify successes and best practices in the employment of people with disabilities, as well as the barriers faced by employers in employing people with disabilities. Today, the Honourable Diane Finley, Minister of Human Resources and Skills Development, and the Honourable Jim Flaherty, Minister of...

Ontario Reaches New Agreement with OPSEU

The Ontario government has reached a tentative two-year collective agreement with the Ontario Public Service Employees Union (OPSEU). The negotiated agreement was reached by both sides coming to the table and working co-operatively. The centrepiece of the agreement is a commitment to implement a two-year wage freeze as part of the government's ongoing effort to restore fiscal balance to the...

Canadian Diplomat involved in Iran hostage crisis dies at 88

John Sheardown, the former Canadian diplomat who helped six Americans escape Iran during the hostage crisis of 1979, died in hospital last Sunday night. He was 88. Mr Sheardown, who served as the chief immigration officer in Iran, played a pivotal role in the so-called “Canadian Caper” by providing shelter when CIA operatives posed as members of a film production company to rescue US...

Canada to help US assess Iranian influence in Latin America

The United States, Mexico and Canada are teaming up to analyze the threat of Iran’s influence in South America. The Countering Iran in the Western Hemisphere Act, which passed last December, calls for the US State Department to develop a strategy within 180 days to “provide for a comprehensive strategy to counter Iran’s growing hostile presence and activity in the Western Hemisphere, and...

کریس هادفیلد (اولین نفر از سمت چپ) فضانورد مطرح کانادایی 6 ماه در فضا به سر خواهد برد و از ماه مارچ نیز فرماندهی ایستگاه فضایی را به عهده می گیرد

پیام تبریک سال نو از فضا!

کریس هادفیلد  فضانورد کانادایی از ایستگاه فضایی بین المللی:  سال 2013 برای ما در اینجا سال پر ثمری خواهد بود [caption id="attachment_14725" align="alignleft" width="300"] کریس هادفیلد (اولین نفر از سمت چپ) فضانورد مطرح کانادایی 6 ماه در فضا به سر...

خواب در اماکن عمومی تهران

خواب عبارت است از کاهش تافقدان سطح هوشیاری، تعلیق نسبی ادراکات حسی و غیر فعال شدن تقریبا تمام عضلات ارادی در زمان استراحت است به طوری که فعالیت بدن و ذهن تغییر کرده و توهم‌های بینایی جایگزین تصاویر واضح واقعی بشوند....

Letter to the Editor: Minister Kenney again falls short for the economy

Dear Editor, While Immigration Minister Jason Kenney and the Conservative Party like to talk about the economy, once again his handling of the immigration system leaves much to be desired. Canada has a long-standing shortage of skilled workers: some businesses cannot get enough skilled trades workers to keep up with growing demand and keep the economy moving. To fight this, past Liberal...

Yalda Night has been officially added to Iran's List of National Treasures in a special ceremony in 2008.

Yalda Comes to Life. Celebrating a Night of Iranian Culture and Tradition

The Mithraists believed that this night is the night of the birth of Mithra, the Persian angel of light and truth [caption id="attachment_14426" align="alignright" width="300"] Yalda Night has been officially added to Iran's List of National Treasures in a special ceremony in 2008.[/caption] As the cold weather slowly marks its return, Torontonians await the coming of Winter holidays. One of...

Letter to the editor: Let’s stand together on violence against women

Dear editor, Every year on December 6 Canadians wear white ribbons and observe a minute of silence to show their support for ending violence against women. The occasion, informally known as White Ribbon Day, marks the anniversary of the 1989 École Polytechnique Massacre, in which fourteen women were singled out for their gender and murdered. While Canada has made important progress since...