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Volunteer Writers Work Toward Paid Freelancing Opportunities

Posted on 11 June 2018

The Canadian is currently accepting applications for writers who share interests in social justice, human rights, Canadian politics, holistic health, naturopathy, lifestyles, local festivals and other areas.  The Canadian seeks to inspire further critical awareness on the issues and topics which effect your communities the most.

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Randall Steven Shepherd, Lindsay Kantha Souvannarath charged in Halifax shooting plot

Posted on 17 February 2015

Two people were arrested at Halifax Stanfield International Airport and have been charged with conspiracy to commit murder after an alleged plot was foiled to kill a large number of people at the Halifax Shopping Centre in the city's west end on Valentine's Day. Lindsay Kantha Souvannarath, a 23-year-old from Geneva, Ill., and Randall Steven Shepherd, ...

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Disney Channel denies link to Ottawa casting call

Posted on 16 February 2015

Ottawa parents accuse a travelling U.S. talent agency of misleading them about an affiliation with Disney Channel. Model and Talent visited Ottawa on Valentine's Day weekend to hold auditions. The agency, which is based in Las Vegas according to its website, held the first casting call at a downtown Ottawa hotel on Saturday. "If you want to be on the Disney Channel or a ...

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Media pursues Negative Role -- Pakistan and the World

Posted on 29 January 2014

Man barks at a dog! This impression of media clearly defines the true picture of its role. Though “Burke” termed media fourth pillar of the state yet it has not emerged as a responsible state actor. Media is supposed to be a mirror of a society. But, owing to temptation of commercialism and personal vested interests media is not abiding by its rules and ethics.
There are thousands of channe ...

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Bill Gates joins the support for biotech bananas

Posted on 21 October 2013

(NC) -- The Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation recently committed $10 million to help produce vitamin A enriched bananas in sub-Saharan Africa. The money will back a project at the Queensland University of Technology headed by professor James Dale. “Bill and Melinda Gates have been strong advocates of biotechnology in the effort to address world hunger,” said Lorne Hepworth, president of ...

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Big Data provides technological solutions

Posted on 13 November 2013

Big Data is the set of technological solutions capable of handling digital data volume and speed range unpublished today. In practice, the technology allows us to analyze any type of digital information in real time, is central to the decision making The big news of Big Data solutions is the ability to also deal with so-called unstructured data, which as far as we know, only could be understood b ...

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Obama spy program reveals credibility gap on demoracy

Posted on 07 August 2013

In his 1928 book Propaganda, Edward Bernays wrote: “The conscious and intelligent manipulation of the organised habits and opinions of the masses is an important element in democratic society. “Those who manipulate this unseen mechanism of society constitute an invisible government which is the true ruling power of our country.”  The American nephew of Sigmund Freud, B ...

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WordPress: Canadian Company provides alternative

Posted on 29 August 2013

WordPress was the preferred option for many website owners and bloggers until a Canadian Company, Agora Publishing, provided an alternative to it. This new Content Management System, offered by Agora Publishing, is a useful and developer friendly software tool that can take the building of websites to the next level. It may require some expertise and experience in its operation but it surely can m ...

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Content Management System: Canadian Company outdoes WordPress

Posted on 29 August 2013

Content management systems and their utility value have grown in importance for all sizes of businesses. Many business owners are repeatedly asking themselves if they have the right CMS working for their business. Many had employed WordPress for its ease of use, but now the focus is shifting to additional flexibility and Agora Publishing, a Canadian Company, has come out with its own CMS that has ...

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WordPress gets competition on CMS design for online newspapers

Posted on 29 August 2013

The world of online newspapers has forever changed and for the better. It is always good to have choices because then you get to go with what suits you best. For a long time now online newspapers have not had this privilege.  A Content Management System is a very important tool for any online newspaper; as a matter of fact it is one tool they cannot do without. This is simply because their pr ...