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Taxi fare evaders to face new fine: $500 to $1,000

Stiffing a cabbie for a ride will soon cost fare dodgers a hefty fine of up to $1,000.

Calgary’s taxi and limousine advisory committee has endorsed steep new fines to deter or punish fare evaders, which can constitute five or 10 per cent of trips, longtime driver Rupinder Gill said. 271 more words

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On The Outside Looking Indian

I recently set a goal to become a reader. I am continuously surprised by how much I am enjoying my adventures through the literary worlds. I just finished another book! 424 more words


Cabbies not picking up passengers at Calgary airport over driver firing

Cab drivers were refusing to pick up passengers at Calgary’s airport due to a dispute over the firing of a driver.

About 100 taxi drivers were parked at the airport Monday to protest Associated Cab’s firing last week of Rupinder Gill. 131 more words


Female writers, stop making me feel like a loser

I’ve recently been on a funny girl bio kick. It started off with Chelsea Handler’s hilarious books. Then I fell in love with Rupinder Gill’s touching memoir, … 153 more words


On the Outside Looking Indian by Rupinder Gill - a review

Growing up an immigrant in the West, kids have to contend with a lot – namely trying to blend the cultures of their parents with that of their adopted homelands. 421 more words