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How the Moridi campaign won Richmond Hill

Despite having a tough opponent, newly appointed Richmond Hill MPP Reza Moridi won the riding for the second straight term. Moridi won by gaining 4,000 votes (a total of 18,040 votes) more than the runner up, PC candidate Vic Gupta. Lawyer and Moridi campaign lead volunteer, Behrouz Amouzegar, said Gupta “wasn’t an easy person to…

Re-elected Dr. Moridi gives post-election thoughts

With the glow of last week’s Liberal provincial election victory still basking, Dr. Reza Moridi stated with business-like focus that “there is a lot of work to be done.” Moridi surely would be forgiven for enjoying – for one night at least – the victory, as he has managed to increase the margin of victory…

Moridi wins second straight term

For the second straight term, Liberal incumbent Reza Moridi won the riding of Richmond Hill. Moridi received 18,040 of 38,393 total votes to win the riding, according to CBC.ca. The second most votes went to Progressive Conservative candidate Vic Gupta with 13,732 votes. NDP candidate Adam DeVita received 4,957 votes while Green Party candidate Brian…

Iranian banker reportedly in Canada amidst speculation

A property in Toronto’s upscale Bridal Path neighbourhood is “registered in Mr. Khavari’s name” and was “bought for $2,925,000 on July 30, 2007,” The Globe also reported. The embezzlement is being called the largest of its kind in Iran and Khavari is the first official involved to have allegedly fled from the massive fraud case….

Ontario’s Future

Tremendous transformations are occurring in the world these days. On one hand the recession in the U.S and Europe, and on the other, the rapid progress of emerging economies like China, India, Australia and Brazil. Up until recent days, I was under the impression that among developed countries who are facing recessions, Canada holds a…