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Terror on your doorstep: A third of B.C.ers believe radicals are living on their block

[caption id="attachment_816005" align="aligncenter" width="426"] Michael Zehaf-Bibeau, 32, who killed a soldier at the National War Memorial on Oct. 22, was known ...
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Killer monkeys invade India after government issues wildlife preservation to protect wild apes

[imagebrowser id=1158] CEN AGENCY A ban on capturing monkeys in India has led to an explosion of ape attacks - some which are ...

Michael Smyth: Taxi cartel’s long history of underserving public comes home to roost

[caption id="attachment_815978" align="aligncenter" width="480"] The Vancouver Taxi Association has filed a lawsuit in an apparent effort to block Uber from trying ...
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Surrey husband charged with murder after wife found dead in Newton home

[caption id="attachment_815952" align="alignright" width="322"] A body was found in a Surrey home on Sunday. Surrey RCMP are investigating.[/caption] SURREY NOW and VANCOUVER ...
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Federal Liberal party gives green light to two Surrey-Newton candidates with checkered pasts

[caption id="attachment_814403" align="aligncenter" width="480"] The Liberal Party of Canada has confirmed that Randeep Singh Sarai (L) and Sukh Dhaliwal (R) have ...

Pakistan seeks to move beyond focus on terrorism in relationship with Canada (w/ video)

[kaltura-widget uiconfid="23273481" entryid="0_o4fudy2l" width="398" height="223"] DON BUTLER OTTAWA CITIZEN For more than a decade, Canada's military role in Afghanistan defined its relationship with ...

Denied mayor’s chair, Barinder Rasode will remain ‘activist’ in Surrey

  [caption id="attachment_813469" align="aligncenter" width="360"] Surrey mayoral candidate Barinder Rasode gets a hug from her daughter Ish after losing the mayor's race ...

Ex-border guard loses sentence appeal in cocaine conspiracy

[caption id="attachment_813439" align="alignright" width="322"] A former border guard who received a 15-year jail term for his role in a major cross-border ...
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Calgary Sikhs join Canadian soldiers in honouring fallen comrades

[caption id="attachment_813479" align="aligncenter" width="480"] Sikh children surround Dean Gray, unit personal selection officer from the Canadian Forces recruiting centre from Prairies ...
Tatiana Nunez and her four-year-old son Matthew at their home in Burnaby, Arlen Redekop/PNG

MOSAIC, a non-profit that aids immigrants, hosting fundraising gala Thursday

[caption id="attachment_813415" align="aligncenter" width="480"] Tatiana Nunez, with her four-year-old son Matthew at their home in Burnaby, B.C. Nunez immigrated to Canada ...

Gregor Robertson holds off Kirk LaPointe to win tough battle in Vancouver

[caption id="attachment_813428" align="aligncenter" width="480"] Vancouver Mayor Gregor Robertson gestures while addressing supporters after being elected for a third term during a ...

Linda Hepner continues Watts’ legacy with win in Surrey

[caption id="attachment_812921" align="aligncenter" width="480"] Linda Hepner is the new mayor of Surrey. Jason Payne, PNG[/caption] CASSIDY OLIVIER VANCOUVER DESI Linda Hepner fought off two ...

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Editorial: Amrik Virk should do the honourable thing and resign

THE PROVINCE If Advanced Education Minister and former Mountie Amrik Virk doesn’t understand why he should resign his portfolio, Premier Christy Clark should ease him…
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Indian actors face challenge of ethnic typecasting (w/gallery)

LARISSA CAHUTE VANCOUVER DESI Mannu Sandhu, an aspiring Vancouver actress, doesn’t want to be typecast — but as a South Asian, it’s difficult to avoid….
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Raw Hope: Save and protect children in the world’s most dangerous places

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Chopra Addiction and Wellness Center: The Beauty of Giving Thanks

NIRMALA RANIGA VANCOUVER DESI “Gratitude is a state of being in which we feel connected to everything in the universe. It is a fullness of…
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South Asian doctor finds fruit extract that may cause cancer cells to kill themselves

CRAIG PEARSON WINDSOR STAR A University of Windsor anti-cancer crusader may have discovered his most effective agent yet — a fruit that causes evil cells to commit…
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Bipasha Basu: Pinkathon important platform encouraging women

IANS Mumbai – Actress Bipasha Basu Tuesday expressed support for Pinkathon, a run for breast cancer awareness, terming it an important platform that encourages women….
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Abbotsford acupuncturist’s clients urged to get tested for HIV, hepatitis

NICK EAGLAND VANCOUVER DESI Health authorities are urging clients of an Abbotsford acupuncturist to get tested for HIV and hepatitis after determining she failed to…
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Eight babies die in Pakistan as incubators malfunction

IANS/EFE Islamabad – Eight newborn babies died of asphyxiation at a hospital in eastern Pakistan’s Punjab province, after their incubators failed to supply them with…
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Too much texting bad for your spine

IANS New York – Simple texting on smartphone can exert nearly 23 kg of pressure on your spine depending on the angle at which you…
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Man isolated at New Delhi airport after traces of Ebola virus found in his semen

THE ASSOCIATED PRESS NEW DELHI — A 26-year-old Indian man who recovered from Ebola in Liberia has been placed in isolation at the New Delhi…
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Parents call baby with eight limbs God Boy, claim he looks like an Indian deity

CEN AGENCY A baby born with four arms and four legs has been dubbed God Boy by his parents because they say he looks like…
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Director of Indian drug company arrested in sterilization deaths investigation

MUNEEZA NAQVI THE ASSOCIATED PRESS NEW DELHI — Indian police have arrested the director of a drug manufacturing firm that allegedly supplied medication to women…
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Indian doctor arrested, blames tainted medicine for deaths of 13 women after sterilization

MUNEEZA NAQVI THE ASSOCIATED PRESS NEW DELHI — The doctor who conducted sterilization procedures after which 13 women died in central India was arrested, but…
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Indian dance instructor’s dog-bite selfie blows up into student rape allegation against him

CEN AGENCY An Indian dance instructor says his life has been ruined by social media after he posted an image of himself showing a dog…
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