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Ajmer Urs

Images of Asia: Pilgrims attend the Ajmer Urs commemorating Sufi saint

[imagebrowser id=1361] THE ASSOCIATED PRESS In these photos by Deepak Sharma, Indian Muslims attend the Urs festival in Ajmer, a city in the ...
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Bollywood beauty queen Aishwarya Rai Bachchan slammed for ‘insidiously racist’ ad

[caption id="attachment_868358" align="aligncenter" width="480"] Bollywood actress and former beauty queen is facing public ire over her "insidiously racist" ad for a ...
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Kingfisher calendar girl Sarah Jane doles out tips for bikini body

[caption id="attachment_868359" align="alignright" width="320"] Sarah Jane Dias. Facebook photo[/caption] IANS New Delhi - Actress-singer Sarah Jane Dias, who looks fit and fabulous, has ...
Narendra Modi

Narendra Modi inks Saskatchewan uranium deal, talks trade with Stephen Harper

[caption id="attachment_865969" align="aligncenter" width="480"] Canada's Prime Minister Stephen Harper shakes hands with India's Prime Minister Narendra Modi (L) during a joint ...
B.C. celebrated Vaisakhi this weekend with the historic charter signing of Canada’s first cadet corps formed by the Sikh community in Surrey at a gala on Friday, April 10, 2015. The charter signing gala for the 3300 BCR (Bhai Kanhaiya) Royal Canadian Army Cadet Corps in Surrey on Friday night was attended by Defence Minister Jason Kenney, National Revenue Minister Kerry-Lynne Findlay, Minister of State for MulticulturalisM Tim Uppal, B.C. Minister of Technology, Innovation and Citizens’ Services Amrik Virk, a host of MPs, MLAs, municipal politicians and about 400 guests and military personnel. (Jenelle Schneider/PNG)

B.C. celebrates Sikh pride with new cadet corps and parade (with photos)

[imagebrowser id=1344] VANCOUVER DESI B.C. celebrated Vaisakhi this weekend with the historic charter signing of Canada’s first cadet corps formed by the Sikh ...

Rock star or suppressor: Fans and foes of Indian prime minister Narendra Modi await three-day visit to Canada

Camille Bains THE CANADIAN PRESS VANCOUVER - Anticipation of an Indian prime minister's first visit to Canada in 42 years is building as ...
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NYC woman accused of 10 fake marriages pleads not guilty in alleged immigration scam

[caption id="attachment_864412" align="aligncenter" width="480"] Liana Barrientos arrives at Bronx Supreme Court for her arraignment, Friday, April 10, 2015, in New York. ...
Bombshell bandit

South Asian ‘Bombshell Bandit’ jailed for four bank robberies in U.S

[caption id="attachment_863577" align="alignright" width="281"] Bandit Bombshell Sandeep Kaur. Mesquite Police Handout[/caption] IANS Washington - An Indian-origin woman from California, nicknamed the "Bombshell Bandit" and convicted ...
Aishwarya Rai

Bollywood actor Abhishek Bachchan to do cameo in Aishwarya Rai’s comeback film

[imagebrowser id=851] IANS Mumbai - Sanjay Gupta's action film "Jazbaa" is special in many ways. It not only marks the comeback of actress ...
racial attack

Video shows Sikh man thrashed in suspected racial attack in Birmingham

IANS London - In a suspected racial attack, police in Britain have come across footage posted online in which a Sikh man ...
My choice-women's empowerment

“My Choice”: Bollywood actress Deepika Padukone is an example of a woman who lives by her own rules

  [caption id="attachment_861216" align="aligncenter" width="480"] Deepika Padukone and Homi Adjania's "My Choice" video is all about women empowerment. YouTube screenshot[/caption] IANS Mumbai - Deepika ...
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Bollywood actor Salman Khan denies he was driving or drunk during 2002 accident

[caption id="attachment_804903" align="aligncenter" width="480"] File: Bollywood actor Salman Khan. PRAKASH SINGH/AFP/Getty Images[/caption] IANS Mumbai - Bollywood actor Salman Khan on Friday told a ...

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Harold & Kumar actor Kal Penn stars in film being shot in B.C.

MICHAEL D. REID TIMES COLONIST Kal Penn is coming to town to star in The Girl in the Photographs, a horror feature that began shooting…
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Video shows a mom beating school staff after her daughter was stopped from carrying cellphone

HINDUSTAN TIMES A woman allegedly beat up the director of a school in Jalandhar after her daughter was stopped from carrying a mobile phone…
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Video shows a young girl being brutally beaten with a stick, kicked by her father

VANCOUVER DESI A viral video of a father brutally beating up a young girl will make you shiver with anger and disgust, and want to…
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End Gang Life: Problems surrounding gun violence run deeper than skin colour or culture

SGT. LINDSEY HOUGHTON SPECIAL TO VANCOUVER DESI Kids are shooting at each other.  The violence these children are engaged in with each other has now…
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End Gang Life: Problems surrounding gun violence run deeper than skin colour or culture

SGT. LINDSEY HOUGHTON SPECIAL TO VANCOUVER DESI Kids are shooting at each other.  The violence these children are engaged in with each other has now…
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You're pretty cool for an Indian girl

You’re pretty cool for a brown girl

You are pretty cool for a “brown” girl. Interesting statement or is it the latest pick up line? This is a statement I have been…
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Manjula's Kitchen-Taste India

Taste India: Gujarati masala khichdi is a delight for the senses

ALMAS MEHERALLY VANCOUVER DESI When I say khichdi, you must be thinking of the simple sick man’s food. But no, that’s not what I’m talking…
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Learn to make Indian foods at home

Recipes for Pani Puri and Spicy Potato Patties from Indian for Everyone by Anupy Singla LAURA BREHAUT CANADA.COM Spices, and the way you use them,…
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Indian woman’s debilitating brain tumour turns out to be ‘evil twin’ complete with bone, hair and teeth

WASHINGTON POST Something was wrong with Yamini Karanam. The PhD student had moved from Hyderabad, India, to Indiana to study computer science. But her new…
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Diet Pepsi changes sweeteners in an aspartame-wary world

DUANE D. STANFORD BLOOMBERG PepsiCo Inc. will start selling Diet Pepsi without aspartame later this year, one of the biggest changes to the beverage in…
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Can yoga really give you an orgasm? Well, let’s just call it a yogasm!

MAXINE FRITH THE DAILY TELEGRAPH So, can yoga really give you an orgasm? Besides improving your flexibility, the ancient practice apparently has another, rather unexpected,…
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Dad gets parental rights after donating sperm to woman who used turkey baster to impregnate herself

THE ASSOCIATED PRESS RICHMOND, Va. — A woman who used a turkey baster to impregnate herself is on the losing side of a legal battle…
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Study finds breast cancer in South Asian women often diagnosed at later stage

SHERYL UBELACKER THE CANADIAN PRESS TORONTO — Women of South Asian descent are more likely to be diagnosed with breast cancer in its later stages…
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Morbid obesity

Morbidly obese B.C. woman denied reimbursement after weight-loss surgery complications in California

KEITH FRASER VANCOUVER DESI A B.C. woman who spent $85,000 in California for treatment of complications arising from surgery for morbid obesity has been denied…
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Men self esteem

Sex crimes influenced by genes in families: Study

IANS London – Close male relatives of men convicted of sexual offences are more likely to commit the same types of crimes, Swedish scientists have…
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Homeopathy drugs for AIDS from snake venom, HIV Virus

IANS New Delhi – Scientific research into possible medicines for the dreaded AIDS disease from the human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) itself and even snake venom…
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Breastfeeding women treat sex as survival strategy

IANS Washington – In a first such study that focuses on how women experience sex after having babies, US researchers have revealed that more time…
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Daddy Quota: Canada has found a way to get dads to do more housework

BRIGID SCHULTE THE WASHINGTON POST We’ve long known the importance of giving women the chance to spend some few weeks — or months — away…
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