BC/Canada

Canadian tourism industry wants to direct more marketing money to the U.S.

THE CANADIAN PRESS VANCOUVER — Canada is redirecting its tourism focus towards the United States 14 years after 9/11... (more...)

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“People are very, very frightened”: Mounties on scene after shots fired from car in Surrey

Surrey RCMP received several reports of shots fired from a silver car towards a black Honda near 128th Street and 64th Avenue... (more...)

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City of Bhangra Festival puts emphasis on women

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Citizenship ceremony marks 100 days to Pan Am Games

By Paola Loriggio THE CANADIAN PRESS TORONTO — Zsofi Balasz hadn’t even received her Canadian passport when she... (more...)

Citizenship ceremony marks 100 days to Pan Am Games

By Paola Loriggio THE CANADIAN PRESS TORONTO — Zsofi Balasz hadn’t even received her Canadian passport when she... (more...)

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Sunny Leone would like to be reborn as Salman Khan

Actor Sunny Leone in Mumbai, on July 14, 2014. (Photo: IANS) HINDUSTAN TIMES The relatively new cast of Ek Paheli Leela —... (more...)

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Truck driver called ‘forgotten victim’ of fatal Surrey RCMP crash

Harjit Singh Lotay was driving the truck involved in crash that killed RCMP Const. Adrian Oliver in November 2012. A charge... (more...)

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Courage To Come Back: Andy Bhatti makes it his life’s work to help young victims of sex abuse

Andy Bhatti visits Sophie’s Place, a child advocacy centre in Surrey for which he helps raise funds. SUSAN LAZARUK VANCOUVER... (more...)

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Alleged terrorist almost killed himself with poisoned samosas before planned Canada Day attack

With a black Arabic flag behind them, terror suspects John Nuttall and Amanda Korody are captured on video delivering their... (more...)

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Indian PM Narendra Modi to visit Vancouver, Toronto and Ottawa in April

Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi is coming to Vancouver in April. KAZUHIRO NOGI/AFP/Getty Images VANCOUVER DESI Indian... (more...)

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Exotic Pets: Snake owner charged in deaths of young New Brunswick brothers killed by python

In this Monday Aug. 5, 2013 photo, Royal Canadian Mounted Police work at the scene of a fatal python attack at Reptile Ocean... (more...)

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B.C. woman admits counselling foreign nannies to say they were tourists

A B.C. woman accused of counselling foreign au pairs to lie to border agents about their reasons for coming to Canada has... (more...)

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Gallery: Miss India 2015 beauty queens

VANCOUVER DESI While Aditi Arya was crowned Femina Miss India 2015, the first and second runners-up were Aafreen Rachel Vaz and Vartika Singh. The trio…
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Courage To Come Back: Andy Bhatti makes it his life’s work to help young victims of sex abuse

SUSAN LAZARUK VANCOUVER DESI This is the first of six profiles on recipients of the 2015 Courage To Come Back Awards, presented by Coast Mental…
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Indian PM Narendra Modi to visit Vancouver, Toronto and Ottawa in April

VANCOUVER DESI Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi is coming to Canada in April, Prime Minister Stephen Harper announced Wednesday. Modi will be visiting Toronto, Ottawa…
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B.C. woman admits counselling foreign nannies to say they were tourists

JENNIFER SALTMAN VANCOUVER DESI A B.C. woman accused of counselling foreign au pairs to lie to border agents about their reasons for coming to Canada…
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Simplify Your Space for Spring

NIRMALA RANIGA VANCOUVER DESI “There exists within each of us a natural state of simple and open awareness in which we feel happy, light, and…
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Calling all Tabla students, teachers and artists to Surrey

NINA BUDDHDEV SPECIAL TO VANCOUVER DESI  Pandit Yogesh Samsi will be conducting a 4-day Tabla workshop series from March 30 to April 2 and a Solo table concert on…
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Ready, Set, Fundraise!

HARNOOR GILL VANCOUVER DESI A fitness goal is unlike any other goal in this world and it’s a goal in life that almost everyone strives…
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Whitest Brown Guy: Not your typical Hockey Dad

RANDY SANGHA VANCOUVER DESI So here I am at the tail of end of the ice hockey season.  No, not those guys…what are they called,…
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Courage To Come Back: Andy Bhatti makes it his life’s work to help young victims of sex abuse

SUSAN LAZARUK VANCOUVER DESI This is the first of six profiles on recipients of the 2015 Courage To Come Back Awards, presented by Coast Mental…
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When my life was interrupted by cancer

HINDUSTAN TIMES As Benjamin Franklin pointed out, the only two certainties in life are death and taxes. The latter comes as a grim reminder every…
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Woman goes into labour on board Qatar Airways flight, gives birth before emergency landing

THE CANADIAN PRESS The passenger load on a Qatar Airways flight grew by one when a woman went into labour and delivered her baby before…
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Measles alert issued in Vancouver

VANCOUVER DESI Travellers aboard an Air China flight to Vancouver may have been exposed to the measles virus, say local health officials. Vancouver Coastal Health…
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Popular artificial sweetener may treat aggressive cancers

IANS New York – Once considered as a possible carcinogen, the artificial sweetener saccharin could actually lead to the development of drugs capable of combating…
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‘She cut me.… I’m pregnant’: Police release woman’s 911 call after unborn baby ‘removed’ from womb

WASHINGTON POST A 26-year-old pregnant woman in Colorado, spotting a Craigslist ad for baby clothes, drove to the home of the woman who placed the…
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Wealth behind decline in number of reproducing males

IANS New York – Researchers have discovered a dramatic decline in genetic diversity in male lineages four to eight thousand years ago — likely the…
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‘We should be eating things that taste good’

Vancouver doctor says scientific evidence supports eating whatever you like RICHARD WATTS TIME COLONIST Dr. John Sloan, a B.C. family doctor, treats his coffee like…
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Inspired Life: A Stanford neurosurgeon’s parting wisdom about life and time

WASHINGTON POST In residency, there’s a saying: The days are long, but the years are short. In neurosurgical training, the day usually began a little…
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Indian doctors use glue to fix patient’s bleeding lung

IANS New Delhi – A 60-year-old patient suffering from massive hemoptysis underwent a rare treatment process in which his blood vessel was fixed with a…
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