Tim Uppal

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Name: Tim Uppal
First reported Oct 17 2014 - Updated Oct 17 2014 - 1 reports

Feds invest $1M in research to improve bitumen extraction

InLine Dewatering Ltd.'s research looking to reduce water, energy use during bitumen extraction in oilsandsTopicsIndustriesTagsEDMONTON—The federal government is investing $1 million in an Alberta-based project that will research ways to reduce water ... [Published Canadian Plant - Oct 17 2014]
First reported Oct 17 2014 - Updated Oct 17 2014 - 2 reports

$1M grant for oil sands tailings research

Politicians are showing some excitement about the research being done on cleaning up oil sands tailings by a retired University of Alberta professor. Dave Sego has been awarded a $1-million federal grant for his work to separate the water from the sl ... [Published QR77.com - Oct 17 2014]
First reported Oct 14 2014 - Updated Oct 14 2014 - 1 reports

Insuring chamber’s future

A few months in, the new Sherwood Park and District Chamber of Commerce president is settling into the position.Nearly 30 years to the day that his father Ed Matheson held the reigns to the Sherwood Park chamber, Geoff Matheson stepped into his father’s ... [Published Sherwood Park News - Oct 14 2014]
First reported Oct 11 2014 - Updated Oct 11 2014 - 1 reports

Komagata Maru exhibit travels to Western Canada to commemorate 100th anniversary

PEOPLE across Western Canada will soon be able to experience “Lions of the Sea,” a powerful and visually-engaging exhibit commemorating the 100th anniversary of the Komagata Maru incident, announced Tim Uppal, Minister of State (Multiculturalism), on ... [Published Indo-Canadian Voice - Oct 11 2014]
First reported Oct 10 2014 - Updated Oct 10 2014 - 1 reports

Tim Uppal Supports Bill to Protect Bus and Taxi drivers

Tim Uppal, is pleased to support Conservative legislation tabled in the House of Commons which will stand up for bus and taxi drivers who are victims of assault and ensure that offenders are held accountable for their crimes.Bill S-221 was tabled in the ... [Published Asian Connection - Oct 10 2014]
First reported Oct 08 2014 - Updated Oct 08 2014 - 1 reports

Why Canada avoids asking about race, and why that’s a problem

Making waves in his first speech after taking office in 2009, U.S. Attorney-General Eric Holder described his country as a “nation of cowards,” afraid to confront racial issues. If fear of confronting race is cowardice, what does one call fear of even ... [Published Globe and Mail - Oct 08 2014]
First reported Sep 27 2014 - Updated Sep 27 2014 - 1 reports

Sikh youths serve langar at Canadian Parliament

On Friday, Tim Uppal, minister of state for multiculturalism, participated in langar (community kitchen) on the Hill, which brought Canadians together to learn about Sikhism."I would like to thank young Sikh volunteers from the Sikh Youth Federation (SYF) ... [Published Hindustan Times - Sep 27 2014]
Entities: Tim Uppal, Sikhism, Canada
First reported Sep 25 2014 - Updated Sep 25 2014 - 1 reports

Tim Uppal participates in successful Sikh Awareness Day on Parliament Hill

Tim Uppal served free food to people taking part in the langar on Parliament Hill.TIM Uppal, Minister of State for Multiculturalism, on Wednesday participated in Langar on the Hill, which brought Canadians together to learn about Sikhism.“I would like ... [Published Indo-Canadian Voice - Sep 25 2014]
First reported Sep 22 2014 - Updated Sep 23 2014 - 2 reports

There Are Some Muslims Who Oppose Radical Islam

, Muslims Facing  Tomorrow  held a public rally in Queen’s Park, Toronto, on the steps of the Legislature, “in Support for minority Christians and other religious communities in the Middle East and the Muslim World.”Approximately 125 people turned out ... [Published Israel National News - Sep 22 2014]
First reported Sep 12 2014 - Updated Sep 13 2014 - 2 reports

Opinion Canadians must discuss our own racism

C News Saturday 13th September, 2014Irony -- that's when Canada's minister of state for multiculturalism is the victim of a racist slur. Tim Uppal and his family walked into an Edmonton tennis club this past week and overheard a woman express disgust ... [Published Canada Standard - Sep 13 2014]
First reported Sep 12 2014 - Updated Sep 12 2014 - 1 reports

Federal Minister Tim Uppal Faces Racial Incident

SAO NewsTorontoThe only turbaned Sikh in Stephan Harper's cabinet Tim Uppal faced a racial incident when he along with his wife and kids went to play tennis.Tim Uppal, the minister of Multicultural was subject to an embarrassing situation whenEdmonton-Sherwood ... [Published South Asian Observer - Sep 12 2014]
First reported Sep 10 2014 - Updated Sep 10 2014 - 1 reports

Multiculturalism minister target of racist remark

Canada's multiculturalism minister says he and his wife were victims of a racist remark uttered by a player at a tennis court in Ottawa.Minister of State for Multiculturalism Tim Uppal tweeted about the remark, recounting an incident he says occurred ... [Published CTV News - Sep 10 2014]
Entities: Tim Uppal, Racism, Canada, Ottawa

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"I would like to thank young Sikh volunteers from the Sikh Youth Federation (SYF) for their work to make this day possible," said Uppal. "this is a wonderful opportunity for canadians of all faiths and backgrounds to come together and learn about their sikh neighbours. in canada, our diversity is our greatest strength, which helps to foster and enhance a greater understanding of our different cultures."
"canada is an incredibly diverse and pluralistic country that embraces the values of tolerance and equality of opportunity" Uppal said in his post

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Feds invest $1M in research to improve bitumen ... [Published Canadian Plant - Oct 17 2014]
$1M grant for oil sands tailings research [Published QR77.com - Oct 17 2014]
Tailings research nets retired U of A prof $1M ... [Published CHED 630 AM - Oct 17 2014]
Insuring chamber’s future [Published Sherwood Park News - Oct 14 2014]
Komagata Maru exhibit travels to Western Canada... [Published Indo-Canadian Voice - Oct 11 2014]
Tim Uppal Supports Bill to Protect Bus and Taxi... [Published Asian Connection - Oct 10 2014]
Why Canada avoids asking about race, and why th... [Published Globe and Mail - Oct 08 2014]
QP prep a consuming task for Cabinet, PMO staff... [Published Hill Times - Oct 06 2014]
Sikh youths serve langar at Canadian Parliament [Published Hindustan Times - Sep 27 2014]
Tim Uppal participates in successful Sikh Aware... [Published Indo-Canadian Voice - Sep 25 2014]
There Are Some Muslims Who Oppose Radical Islam [Published Israel National News - Sep 22 2014]
Anti-Terror Muslims Rally in Toronto Against Ra... [Published Breitbart Feed - Sep 22 2014]
Racism Is Canada's Problem Too - Let's Talk Abo... [Published Huffington Post Canada - Sep 18 2014]
Muslim home targeted by vandals [Published Fort Saskatchewan Record - Sep 18 2014]
Muslims Facing Tomorrow's Rally in Support for ... [Published Marketwire - Breaking News Releases - Sep 17 2014]
Opinion Canadians must discuss our own racism [Published Canada Standard - Sep 13 2014]
Canadians must discuss our own racism [Published Clinton News Record - Sep 12 2014]
Federal Minister Tim Uppal Faces Racial Incident [Published South Asian Observer - Sep 12 2014]
Multiculturalism minister target of racist remark [Published CTV News - Sep 10 2014]
Minister of State Tim Uppal concludes successfu... [Published PR Newswire: Policy & Public Interest - Sep 02 2014]
Trudeau has ‘good shot’ at being Prime Minister... [Published Hill Times - Jul 03 2014]
Palestinian youth killed in clash with Israeli ... [Published National Post - Top Stories - Jun 20 2014]
Committee’s Fair Elections Act debate deadline ... [Published National Post - Top Stories - Apr 28 2014]
Conservatives question acclamation of Tory MP D... [Published Hill Times - Apr 28 2014]
“Why are you going to this year’s Manning Netwo... [Published Hill Times - Feb 24 2014]
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Anti-Terror Muslims Rally in Toronto Against Ra... [Published Breitbart Feed - Sep 22 2014]
On September 21, 2014, Muslims Facing Tomorrow held a public rally in Queen’s Park, Toronto, on the steps of the Legislature, “in Support for minority Christians and other religious communities in the Middle East and the Muslim World.”  Approximately ...
Muslims Facing Tomorrow's Rally in Support for ... [Published Marketwire - Breaking News Releases - Sep 17 2014]
Muslims Facing Tomorrow calls for Public Rally on the UN International Day for Peace on Sunday, September 21, 2014 at Queen's Park, Toronto, from 2 - 4 pm Honorable Tim Uppal Minister of State for Multiculturalism, will attend the event along with ...
Minister of State Tim Uppal concludes successfu... [Published PR Newswire: Policy & Public Interest - Sep 02 2014]
OTTAWA, Sept. 2, 2014 /CNW/ - Tim Uppal, Minister of State for Multiculturalism, on Sunday concluded a trip to the United Kingdom, where he met with UK government officials to highlight Canada's success in encouraging and embracing peaceful pluralism ...
Palestinian youth killed in clash with Israeli ... [Published National Post - Top Stories - Jun 20 2014]
RAMALLAH, West Bank — Israeli soldiers killed a 13-year-old Palestinian in clashes during West Bank raids Friday, as the search for three Israeli teens feared abducted in the territory entered its second week. Three other Palestinians were seriously ...
Committee’s Fair Elections Act debate deadline ... [Published National Post - Top Stories - Apr 28 2014]
OTTAWA — A parliamentary committee has been given three days to debate and vote on nearly 300 amendments to a controversial overhaul of Canada’s elections law — a tight time frame the Opposition NDP is calling a “farce.” The Conservative majority has ...
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