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I was at a celebration of life service today and again it brought things into perspective for me. And I also tried quite hard not to cry as memories came flooding back; the tears were definitely in my eyes but they didn’t roll down my cheeks :). One particular thing…


Perspectives
Perspectives — Photo by David Travis on Unsplash

In the Euro2020 game between Denmark and Finland on Saturday, June 12, 2021, Christian Eriksen suddenly collapsed when he was about to receive the ball from a throw in. No opposing player was challenging him at the time he went down, Seeing Christian Eriksen collapse was definitely frightening. …


Well written. I wrote a yet to be published article in 2018 or so in which I was questioning if security had improved from the days of the previous administration. Things appear worse than when I wrote the said article. Government issuing statements after incidents like that of the kidnapping and killing of Grenfield Universtiy students does not move the needle - decisive action leading to arrest and dismantling of the structure of these hoodlums and terrorists will speak louder than any statements.


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Emigrating from your home country can be both exciting and daunting. Adapting to and integrating into a new environment and society comes with its challenges. Some of my thoughts were highlighted in the first and second instalments of this series. …


Canada Canmore, Alberta. Canadian Flag with Three Sisters in the Background. Photo and text by Igor Kyryliuk on Unsplash
Photo by Igor Kyryliuk on Unsplash

Emigrating from your home country can be both exciting and daunting. Adapting to and integrating into a new environment and society comes with its challenges. …


Emigrating from your home country can be both exciting and daunting. Adapting to and integrating into a new environment and society comes with its challenges. I moved to Canada about 7 years ago and it’s been one hell of a ride! …


I am not a big movie or series fan; if everyone was like me, Netflix and the movie theatres would be out of business. However, I sometimes watch the odd movie or series — I am drawn to series like the innocence project and similar series that are drawn from…


27.02.2016. Exactly five years ago, my mom “exchanged mortality for immortality”. It’s been a tough five years for me — I have been sad, happy and everything in between. I have cried a lot as well. While my dad died 25 years before my mom, I don’t think I have…


I apologize that this instalment is coming later than I planned; I blame my forgetfulness on the long weekend :). This is the concluding part of the series and I will be sharing my thoughts on what I have called general well-being and standard of living. In the first instalment…


In the first instalment of this series, I explored healthcare, and travel and adventure opportunities that come with moving to Canada. Today, I will focus on Education and Child Benefits, and Career and Culture.

1. Education and Child Benefits:

a. Excellent educational system: the challenges with public school education (particularly…

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