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From apartheid to acclaim: Order of Canada recipient's journey from Zimbabwe to Newfoundland

The patient had a problem with his “bird.” To Mohamed Ravalia, the new family doctor in Twillingate, N.L., this sounded odd. The gentleman hadn’t arrived at his office with a bird. 573 more words


Caring Canadian, Convocations and More About May

It has been a monumental May month for me so of course I have to share! This blog is a little more of a personal update but I’ll have some more (hopefully) interesting content soon. 329 more words


An Open Letter to His Excellency the Right Honourable David Johnston

Your Excellency,

I don’t need to tell you that as the Queen’s representative in Canada you are essentially our Head of State. Regardless of the massive changes that have occurred since the position of Governor General was created, you remain in a position of actual authority even if the weight of the office has diminished over the years. 670 more words


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Warren Hastings :  Significant role in the expansion of Company of Power .By his time, the British conquered not only Bengal , but also Bombay and Madras . 1,504 more words

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The Gargoyle: Governor General turns aside NDP in quest for constitutional clarity on Senate residency rules

Days after turning to the Governor General for a little help explaining one of the constitutional requirements to be a senator, the New Democrats were told Rideau Hall can’t help on this one. 310 more words


Governor Generals and Viceroys of India

Governors of Bengal (1757-74)

Robert Clive : Governor of Bengal during 1757-60 and again during 1765-67 and established Dual Government in Bengal from 1765-72.

Vanisttart (1760-65) : The Battle of Buxar (1764). 1,630 more words

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