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IT WAS A WEEKEND of spectacle, merriment, music, dancing, hymn singing ,religious devotion and, above all, good food, as the Sikh community from Canada and the Northwestern U.S. celebrated the Vaisakhi or Baisakhi Harvest Festival...

MALAYSIAN HIGH TEA isn’t exactly most people’s idea of High Tea. No Earl Grey tea. And definitely no cucumber sandwiches. So when I was invited to join the Malaysian community for High Tea, I wasn’t sure...

“When you’re marketing to invisible minorities, appearances aren’t always what they seem”, says Sharifa Khan, President of Balmoral Marketing Inc., a Toronto-based communications company specializing in multicultural marketing.“Just because they look mainstream, doesn’t mean they...

IT HAD SNOWED overnight and by Saturday evening, it turned bitter and cold. But it didn’t seem to matter to the steady onrush of theater goers who crowded the entrance to the Sony Centre for...

CONSUL GENERAL FANG LI of the Peoples Republic of China was surrounded by well wishers waiting to welcome him back to Toronto. The VIP Lounge at The Sony Centre was alive with excited voices and...