Protest against Shia Killings in Pakistan to be held in Toronto

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After the arrests and killings of Shia religious leaders, Shia Muslim protesters took to the streets of Karachi seeking protection from the government. Pakistan, being a Sunni-majority country, is no stranger to this sectarian violence. The historical dispute has resulted in the deaths of thousands of Shias and Sunnis over the […]

Contest: Win Two tickets to Andaaz 2016 Fashion Show

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Ready your best clothes, take out your fanciest footwear. The Andaaz Fashion Show is coming to town next weekend and we’ve paired up with The Citizens Foundation – McMaster University to give away two tickets to this event. To win, all you have to do is visit our Facebook page […]

Rio Olympics: Selfie Nations

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North and South Korea briefly put their differences aside to participate in the universal custom and rite: the selfie. Since their separation at the end of the Second World War, the Democratic People’s Republic of Korea and South Korea have been suffering from near constant antagonism. None of this was displayed […]

Blast at hospital leaves scores dead in Pakistan

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Pakistan is in mourning again. A suicide blast rocked the Government Hospital in Quetta resulting in 77 casualties and more than a hundred people left injured. The attack was timed for maximum impact. Earlier in the day Advocate Bilal Anwar Kasi, president of the Balochistan Bar Association was assassinated on […]

10 years of celebrating South Asian Music

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Start the summer off with a bang or bhangra in this case. The 10th annual DesiFEST concert will be taking place this Saturday May 28th from 10 a.m. to 10 p.m. at Yonge-Dundas Square and everyone’s invited! DesiFEST is Canada’s longest running South Asian urban concert and features over 20 […]

TOMS #WithoutShoes takes over Instagram

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The delay in warmer weather has had Canadians glued to their winter shoes, but TOMS is giving everyone a reason to throw off their shoes and bare their feet. Today marks the annual One Day Without Shoes campaign launched by TOMS. The initiative gives a new pair of TOMS to an […]