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Royal flush: How the Maharaja saved this royal family’s jewels

Maharaja Gaj Singh II and his daughter, Princess Shivranjani Rajye, pictured in Toronto at a Royal Ontario Museum gala celebrating a new exhibit featuring the family’s treasures.Credit: Royal Ontario Museum Maharaja Gaj Singh II, head of the Rathore clan, the warrior caste that reigned over the kingdom of Marwar-Jodhpur in present-day Rajasthan, northwest India, for […]

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Ottawa ready for its Hollywood North close-up as tight-knit film community thrives

A massive movie set under construction in an east-end Ottawa location as Penthouse North featuring Michael Keaton and Michelle Monaghan, is filmed. It’s quite likely that Ottawa will never be able to compete with Toronto, Montreal and Vancouver and their big-budget movie productions. But a feature film, shot this year in the nation’s capital and […]