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Canadian women end short-course championships with 3 more medals

Canada won gold in the women’s 4×50-metre freestyle relay, then took silver in the 4×100 medley relay on Sunday night at the FINA short-course world swimming championships, giving breakout Olympic star Penny Oleksiak her third and fourth medals of the meet. The 4×50 team of Toronto’s Oleksiak and Michelle Williams, Taylor Ruck of Kelowna, B.C., and Sandrine Mainville of Boucherville, Que., finished first in one minute 35 seconds. The …

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Punjab International trade fair begins, Pakistan presence ‘negligible’

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THE 11TH edition of the Punjab International Trade Expo (PITEX) 2016, involving SAARC countries, kicked off in Amritsar Thursday. Although some stalls will exhibit Pakistani flags and products, it has been the first time when the neighbour country will remain largely absent from the trade show. Organisers blamed demonetisation for …

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