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By admin2 on Friday, February 26, 2016
Edward King Julian Tigbayan thought his immigrant status would be restored automatically if he stayed out of trouble during his four-year probation. But then he moved without telling border officials.
By admin2 on Friday, February 26, 2016
When Ryerson University set out to develop a project to help people at the university address the humanitarian crisis in Syria, they set an initial goal of forming 10 groups to sponsor 10 families or 40 refugees.  Six months after the July 2015 launch, the Lifeline Syria Challenge has created 75 sponsorship teams to sponsor 75 families or 300 refugees.
By admin2 on Friday, February 19, 2016

All refugee health care benefits will be fully restored to pre-2012 levels by April 1, Canada's Liberal government announced Thursday.

By admin2 on Thursday, February 18, 2016

Former live-in caregiver Marcelina Gilles came to Canada from the Philippines in 1999 to care for other people's kids.  Now she just wants a chance to care for her own.

By admin2 on Wednesday, February 17, 2016

Trying to recover stolen cash often futile as data shows employers routinely ignore government orders to pay.

By admin2 on Wednesday, February 17, 2016

While happy to be in Toronto, the seven-member Bakour family faces steep challenges in starting a new life here.  The Star talks with Syrian refugees, the Bakour family, about what its like adjusting to life in Canada.

By admin2 on Wednesday, February 17, 2016

For the adolescent girls who've fled war in Syria for life in Jordan's refugee camps, the future can seem as uncertain as the past.  Who will you be when you grow up? In the Vision not Victim campaign, photographer Meredith Hutchison invites young refugee girls to imagine their potential.

By admin2 on Wednesday, February 17, 2016

Europe's refugee crisis is becoming the muse for artists like Ai Weiwei and Banksy, who are creating larger-than-life social commentaries.

By admin2 on Wednesday, February 17, 2016

Premier Kathleen Wynne announced that Ontario will establish an Anti-Racism Directorate to address racism in all its forms - including individual, systemic and cultural.

By admin2 on Friday, February 12, 2016

Officially, there was just one pregnant women; Manavi Handa expected more - and found them, and is caring for them.