British Columbia

Sexual luring online - Cyberbullying

Surrey cricketer and his brother busted by Facebook security for Internet luring

A Surrey man has been sentenced to house arrest after he was busted by Facebook security for inappropriate sexual chat with... (more...)

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McDonald’s puts temporary foreign workers program on hold after Victoria franchises controversy

McDonald’s Canada has put its temporary foreign workers program on hold following recent criticism it is abusing the program.... (more...)

Surrey-New Westminster

Six-lane Pattullo Bridge should go between Coquitlam and Surrey: New Westminster mayor Wayne Wright

The Pattullo Bridge as seen from near Brownsville park. A favourite spot of dog walkers. Kevin Hill / Surrey Now THEREAS... (more...)

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Surrey RCMP officer charged with off-duty concert assault

RCMP Logo. Jon Murray/The Province TOM ZYTARUK SURREY NOW A Surrey RCMP officer is scheduled to appear in Vancouver provincial... (more...)

Surrey First

Surrey mayor fires back, tells Barinder Rasode ‘she’s misleading the public’ about her safety concerns

Surrey Mayor Dianne Watts (right) told defecting councillor Barinder Rasode (left) that she has been misleading the public... (more...)

Crime-RCMP

White Rock Mountie charged with dangerous driving remains on ‘Alexa’s Team’

Lynne McCutcheon holds photo of sister Marilyn Laursen, a pedestrian who was struck and killed by a fleeing Kyle Danyliuk... (more...)

Inspector Paulette Freill, left announces at BC RCMP Headquarters in Surrey Thursday April 17, 2014 a 35 year-old Dutch citizen was charged with several criminal offence in connection to the 2012 death of teen Amanda Todd. Amanda's parents Carol, center and Norman Todd, right attended the announcement. Ric Ernst / PNG

Charges laid against Dutch man in Amanda Todd online extortion case

Inspector Paulette Freill, left announces at BC RCMP Headquarters in Surrey Thursday April 17, 2014 a 35 year-old Dutch citizen... (more...)

Amanda Todd

A timeline of the events before and after Amanda Todd’s suicide

B.C. teen Amanda Todd who killed herself after being bullied over the internet. A timeline of the events before and after... (more...)

Pictured here are the 2013 facilitators of the TK. Submitted photo.

Cancer survivor knows the importance of support and advice

Pictured here are the 2013 facilitators of the Team Salama Women’s Cancer Support Group. Submitted photo. LARISSA CAHUTE VANCOUVER... (more...)

Amanda Todd

Man accused of extorting B.C. teen Amanda Todd online arrested in Netherlands

ELAINE O’CONNOR VANCOUVER DESI B.C. teen Amanda Todd who killed herself after being bullied over the internet. A... (more...)

Surrey-politics-desi

Barinder Rasode breaks ranks with Surrey First over ‘hostile’ environment, may run for mayor

Coun. Barinder Rasode is ditching Surrey First. In an email sent this morning, Rasode told the rest of the slate she would... (more...)

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Transit cop who posed for racy modelling photos cleared of wrongdoing

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Single dad smuggles daughter in suitcase from Morocco to Spain (w/video, photos)

CEN AGENCY A Moroccan dad who tried to smuggle his daughter into Spain by hiding her in a suitcase so that she could have a…
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World’s smallest deer that’s more like a ‘mouse’ born at a Spain zoo

CEN AGENCY The world’s smallest deer – more like a mouse – with a heritage stretching back millions of years has been born at a…
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Russian social services have confiscated a two-month-old baby from his mother after she pushed him onto the rail tracks in his pram during a heated row with the boy's father. CEN Agency

Video: Angry mom wants baby back that she shoved onto train tracks (w/gallery)

CEN AGENCY Russian social services have confiscated a two-month-old baby from his mother after she pushed him onto the rail tracks in his pram during…
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Indians view rape as ‘very big problem’: Poll

MATTHEW PENNINGTON THE ASSOCIATED PRESS WASHINGTON — A new poll shows that Indians view rape as a big problem in their country and think the…
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Blogs

Rolling Dreams: Watched a Book, Read a film

RASIKA POTE VANCOUVERDESI Didn’t get the title of my post? Let’s make it simple for you. I recently watched ‘2 States’ the film directed by…
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Fitness Facts: Power of Zinc

What’s causing you TO sniffle – allergies, a cold or maybe  depression – did you know there’s one supplement that can help with ALL three…
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Coupon Queen: How To Save Money On Your BC Hydro Bill

RUBY BEDI BAINS VANCOUVER DESI The recent 9% BC Hydro rate increase was no April Fools’ prank.  Did it motivate you to find ways to save?…
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Indian Congress Party Vice-President Rahul Gandhi gestures to supporters during a rally in New Delhi on April 6, 2014. Chandan Khanna/AFP/Getty Images

Democracy: A blessing with a touch of curse

SURESH KURL VANCOUVER DESI  It was an irresistible sunny winter morning of 1956. Civics teacher Ras Bihari Johri invited us – the grade eleven students…
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Bollywood film actor Vivek Oberoi, who voices the villain in Hindi, poses with an actor dressed in an original Spiderman costume from Hollywood during the footage screening, trailer and music video launch and press conference for the film 'The Amazing Spider-Man 2' in Mumbai on April 18, 2014. STR/AFP/Getty Images

Vivek Oberoi supports Narendra Modi, calls him karma yogi

IANS Mumbai  – Actor Vivek Oberoi has come out in support of Bharatiya Janata Party’s (BJP) prime ministerial candidate Narendra Modi and says he is…
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Gallery: Weird Indian political party names and symbols

VANCOUVER DESI In a country with over 800 million eligible voters, which symbol you vote for is very important. The largest political parties have simple…
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Investors hope India elections will bring new government to break deadlock, revive growth

KAY JOHNSON THE ASSOCIATED PRESS MUMBAI, India — India’s stock market has hit several new highs in the last month and the once-struggling rupee has…
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Indian city bans selfies inside polling booths (w/gallery)

VANCOUVER DESI The next selfie you snap could land you in jail – for Indian voters at least. According to Indian news publication the Bangalore…
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India Elections: Rahul Gandhi attacks Narendra Modi’s ‘toffee model’

IANS Agra – Congress vice president Rahul Gandhi kept up his attack on BJP prime ministerial candidate Narendra Modi’s “toffee model” of development that only…
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India Elections

India Elections: Narendra Modi attacks Rahul Gandhi over ‘toffee model’, regrets targeting PM

IANS Hazaribagh/Bhagalpur – BJP’s prime ministerial candidate Narendra Modi Tuesday took a dig at Congress vice president Rahul Gandhi for his “toffee model” jibe, and…
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India's opposition Bharatiya Janata Party's prime ministerial candidate Narendra Modi greets his supporters as he arrives to address an election rally in Vaishali, outskirts of New Delhi, India, Thursday, April 3, 2014. AP Photo/Saurabh Das

PM aspirant Modi’s marital status triggers questions from rivals during Indian elections

ASHOK SHARMA THE ASSOCIATED PRESS NEW DELHI — India’s governing Congress party on Friday asked election authorities to prosecute the Hindu nationalist opposition’s prime ministerial…
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