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April 2017

Study finds gender imbalance in children born to Indo-Canadian women

In India, the ratio of male to female newborns varies considerably, with several northern states consistently showing numbers that favour boys, the study says. The practice of sex selection is not widespread across India but it is prevalent, said Kripa Sekhar, executive director of the South Asian Women’s Centre in Toronto. “Many members of the community welcome a girl child,” she said. “It’s a

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Pamela Mala Sinha’s CRASH

Pamela Mala Sinha’s CRASH is on stage April 26 – 29 at Soulpepper. CRASH is a four-time Dora Award winning one-woman-show returning to Toronto after touring Canada. Blending projections, myth, and dance into a riveting narrative about family, faith, and love, CRASH is the fractured unraveling of trauma and memory. Pamela is once more bringing powerful storytelling to Soulpepper. She was last seen onstage

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