News

1. Vinita Kinra’s speech to over 500 students and staff of École secondaire Étienne-Brûlé, Toronto, to mark Black History Month, 2015, was covered by Eugénie Lambert for Le Métropolitain, Toronto, on February, 18, 2015.

Article link: Lemétropolitain

Le-Metro

2. Vinita Kinra was interviewed in French by host Line Boily on ICI Radio-Canada (CBC Radio Canada) for their show “L’heure de pointe Toronto,” ahead of Kinra’s speech to over 500 students and staff of École secondaire Étienne-Brûlé, Toronto, to mark Black History Month, 2015.

Interview link: Ici Radio Canada

3. Vinita Kinra’s book, Pavitra in Paris, was included under Asian Heritage in Canada by Ryerson University of Toronto in February, 2015.

University LInk: RULA, Toronto

4. HBH News & TV appointed Vinita Kinra Chief Editor effective December, 2014.

Website link: Hello Bolly Holly

5. Vinita Kinra’s book, Pavitra in Paris, received a 5-star review by A Woman’s Wisdom, UK, in October, 2014.

Review link: A Woman’s Wisdom

6. Vinita Kinra’s interview on her book, Pavitra in Paris, was published by Shaz Goodwin, UK.

Interview link: Jera’s Jamboree

7. Vinita Kinra’s quote on teamwork inspired Arva School of Fashion, Indonesia, in August, 2014. (Quote: “Taj Mahal was built as a team; without a team, it was a far dream.”)

Quotation link: Arva School of Fashion

8. DD News Canada aired Vinita Kinra’s TV interview at 11 p.m. EST on June 14, 2014.

http://asiantelevision.com/Current_ATN_DD_News.htm

9. Global organizations place author Kinra’s dynamic quotes alongside legendary icons like Buddha and Rumi; Nobel laureates like Albert Einstein and Rabindranath Tagore and historic world leaders like Jimmy Carter and Muhammad Ali Jinnah.
(i). Imagine a man without lungs. Imagine Earth without Amazon rainforest.
(ii). Humanity is my religion; Earthian is my nationality.

(iii). Planets and humans are alike. They collide during conflicts, but shine during peace.
Link: Words on Life

10. The Weekly Voice of Toronto lauded Vinita Kinra’s global awareness campaign of planting a tree on your birthday.

Enewspaper link: The Weekly Voice

Print Newspaper link: The Weekly Voice

Vinita's Global Campaign
Vinita’s Global Campaign

11. Vinita Kinra made news in New York City‘s prestigious newspaper, The South Asian Times, on April 12, 2014.

Newspaper link: The South Asian Times (Section: Books; Page No. 24).

BOOK REVIEW―PAVITRA IN PARIS
BOOK REVIEW―PAVITRA IN PARIS

12. Vinita Kinra’s book of short stories, Pavitra in Paris, received an outstanding review by Anne Simon in Montreal Serai.

Please follow the link below to read the full review:

Book review: Montreal Serai

13. Vinita Kinra was interviewed by Gill Deacon on CBC Radio One for the show Here and Now Toronto after Kinra kicked off International Women’s Week 2014 with her speech to new immigrant women at Afghan Women’s Organization. Please follow the link to listen to her full interview:

Radio Interview: CBC Radio

14. Vinita Kinra inspired new immigrant women with her hour-long speech at Afghan Women’s Organization to kick start International Women’s Week 2014. Please follow the links to read the full article published in The Mississauga News and Inside Toronto.

Newspaper link: Mississauga News

Newspaper link: Inside Toronto

Vinita's speech on International Women's Week, 2014
Vinita’s speech on International Women’s Week, 2014

15. Vinita Kinra’s book of short stories, Pavitra in Paris, was in the news in Weekly Voice (Canada’s largest South Asian newspaper) on January 04, 2014.

Book review: The Weekly Voice

BOOK REVIEW―PAVITRA IN PARIS
BOOK REVIEW―PAVITRA IN PARIS

16. Vinita Kinra was interviewed by ATN Canada  on November 24, 2013. Please follow the link to watch the entire interview in 3 parts:

TV interview: ATN Canada

17. Vinita Kinra became an approved speaker with Passages Canada (a project of Historica Canada, with support from Citizenship and Immigration Canada) on November 14, 2013. Please follow the link to read her brief bio and story:

Volunteer work: Passages Canada

18. Vinita Kinra’s exclusive interview was published in ClamorWorld on July 7, 2013. Please follow the link to read the full interview:

Interview link: Clamorworld

19. Vinita Kinra’s book Pavitra in Paris received a “standing ovation review” by Lise Watson, Editor and Publisher of Toronto World Arts Scene, Toronto’s go-to arts magazine, on October 3, 2013. Please follow the link to read the full review:

Book review: Toronto World Arts Scene

Short bio: Toronto World Arts Scene

20. Vinita Kinra’s inspirational speech on February 28, 2014 was covered by Brampton Guardian, Cambridge Times and Kawartha Media Group. Please follow the links to read the full articles:

Newspaper link: Brampton Guardian

Newspaper link: Cambridge Times

Newspaper link: My Kawartha

21. Vinita Kinra’s book of short stories, Pavitra in Paris, was included in Vancouver Public Library, named World’s Best Library, in 2013.

Library link: VPL