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Q & A: Surrey mayoral candidate Barinder Rasode discusses upcoming campaign trail

[caption id="attachment_793639" align="aligncenter" width="480"] Barinder Rasode announces her official bid for Surrey Mayor Saturday at SFU's Grand Hall in Surrey, B.C. ...
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Barinder Rasode takes aim at crime as she officially announces her bid for Surrey’s mayor

  [caption id="attachment_793633" align="aligncenter" width="480"] Barinder Rasode announces her official bid for Surrey Mayor Saturday at SFU's Grand Hall in Surrey, B.C. ...
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Man jailed for murder of Vancouver girlfriend wants to withdraw his guilty plea (with video)

[caption id="attachment_791526" align="aligncenter" width="480"] Ninderjit Singh, who was sentenced to life in prison without chance of parole for 16 years for ...
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Villagers worship ‘miracle’ calf in India born with third eye (w/ video)

VANCOUVER DESI People are flocking to a small village in southern India to worship a “miracle” calf believed to be an incarnation ...
Surrey RCMP were called to Whalley early Monday after a body was discovered near Robertson Drive Park. Arlen Redekop/PNG

Updated: Foul play not suspected in death of man found early Monday in Whalley

[caption id="attachment_791498" align="alignright" width="322"] Surrey RCMP were called to Whalley early Monday after a body was discovered near Robertson Drive Park. ...
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Wife’s insulting rumour cuts so deep New Delhi court grants divorce

[caption id="attachment_791491" align="alignright" width="322"] File photo: A judge's gavel rests on top of a desk in the courtroom of the newly ...
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ID card obtained in the name of India’s monkey god exposes corrupt system

[caption id="attachment_791477" align="aligncenter" width="480"] India's monkey god has a complete ID card. CEN Agency.[/caption] CEN AGENCY An Indian computer programmer has managed to ...
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Angry Grade 12 student says young voters-to-be will remember ‘who’s behind this’ strike

[caption id="attachment_791459" align="aligncenter" width="480"] Folks rally in support of striking teachers outside the Art Gallery in Vancouver on September 14, 2014. ...
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Prince William, Duchess of Cambridge expecting second baby (w/ photos, video)

Prince George soon to be a big brother as Kate is expecting [imagebrowser id=1046] THE ASSOCIATED PRESS LONDON — Prince George is not going ...
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Federal minister’s trade mission to India will overlap similar trip by B.C. premier

[caption id="attachment_789492" align="aligncenter" width="480"] Minister of International Trade Ed Fast (L) is pictured here with Vivek Savkur of the Canada-India Business ...
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Toronto banking heir pays $80,000 for kiss with Elizabeth Hurley

[caption id="attachment_789025" align="alignright" width="298"] Actress / model Elizabeth Hurley attends the premiere of the movie "Valentino: The Last Emperor" held at ...
Canadian porn star-turned-Bollywood film actress Sunny Leone performs during the music launch for the upcoming Hindi crime film 'Shootout At Wadala' in Mumbai on March 19, 2013. STR/AFP/Getty Images

Sunny Leone starts filming upcoming sex comedy Mastizaade

[caption id="attachment_789060" align="alignright" width="252"] Canadian porn star-turned-Bollywood film actress Sunny Leone performs during the music launch for the upcoming Hindi crime ...

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Rally held in Saskatoon in support of 65-year-old woman deported to Pakistan

THE CANADIAN PRESS SASKATOON — Supporters of a 65-year-old woman who was deported to her native Pakistan earlier this week have held a rally at…
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Fashion over the years in Bollywood

IMROZ MAUR VANCOUVER DESI Bollywood and Fashion go hand in hand; there is no Bollywood without fashion and there is no fashion without Bollywood. They…
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Customer finds fried rat mixed in pakoras at Indian railway snack kiosk

VANCOUVER DESI A snack kiosk at a railway station in Western India has been closed down after a customer found a fried rat mixed in…
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‘This isn’t lingerie football’: Vancouver Whitecaps video taken down (w/video)

DAN FUMANO VANCOUVER DESI After some fans and Internet commenters cried foul on a new online video promoting the Vancouver Whitecaps soccer team, club management…
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Turban-Esque: Bow Tie is a statement

The model is wearing an outfit by Le Chateau and Aldo shoes. For more pictures visit: www.turbanesque.com

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Fashion over the years in Bollywood

IMROZ MAUR VANCOUVER DESI Bollywood and Fashion go hand in hand; there is no Bollywood without fashion and there is no fashion without Bollywood. They…
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Wedding invitations – the Do’s

KIM TREHAN VANCOUVER DESI You are cordially invited…. We request the honor of your presence… Please join us… It is so difficult to decide on…
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India pilots a project that enables one to discretely report a rape at an…ATM machine?

SUNNY MANGAT VANCOUVER DESI India pilots a project that enables one to discretely report a rape at an…ATM machine? The latest idea someone has come…
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‘Angelina Effect’ makes more women test for breast cancer

IANS London – The ‘Angelina Effect’ has more than doubled the genetic counselling and testing for breast cancer risk among British women. The ‘Angelina Effect’…
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New vaccines can change India’s health battles: Melinda Gates

IANS New Delhi – Introduction of four new vaccines in India’s national immunization programme by the new government can bring immense change in the country’s…
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World’s first lab grown stem cells implanted

IANS Tokyo – Japanese researchers have successfully implanted lab-grown retinal tissue from induced pluripotent stem cells (iPS) into a woman in her 70s – the…
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Cancer

Cancer that claimed Terry Fox now highly curable, other sarcomas still challenging

SHERYL UBELACKER THE CANADIAN PRESS TORONTO – At the time Terry Fox was treated for the bone cancer that claimed his leg and eventually led…
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Lab-generated stem cells set for human trial in Japan

IANS Tokyo – In a major boost to stem cell research, a Japanese patient with a debilitating eye disease is set to become the first…
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Gene key to slowing ageing process identified

IANS New York – In a major breakthrough, researchers have identified a gene that can slow the ageing process throughout the entire body when activated…
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E-cigarettes may open addiction to marijuana, cocaine

IANS New York – Assumed by many as a safe alternative to cigarette smoking, electronic cigarettes or e-cigarettes as they are popularly called may, in…
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Man who ate metal scraps lands in hospital after swallowing a powerful magnet

CEN AGENCY A hungry Indian man who ate metal bottle tops, nuts and bolts, and pieces of scrap metal after getting lost, severely injured himself…
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Man declared dead by hospital wakes up two days later

CEN AGENCY An Indian hospital who declared a man dead discovered he was actually still alive when police turned up an incredible two days later…
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International student in Ottawa launches campaign to raise money for new prosthetic leg

MEGHAN HURLEY OTTAWA CITIZEN A Carleton University PhD student from Malaysia has launched a fundraising campaign to replace his worn-out prosthetic leg. Selvan Mohan, 24, was born without a…
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South Surrey clinic places public ‘at risk,’ says document filed in Supreme Court

LARISSA CAHUTE VANCOUVER DESI A South Surrey clinic has “placed members of the public at risk” by falsely claiming to be naturopathic doctors and administering…
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India’s Rice Bucket Challenge gives a ‘meaningful twist’ to ALS ice bucket challenge

VANCOUVER DESI India has created its own “desi” version of the ALS ice bucket challenge that has swept the globe. While the original icy cold…
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