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Highrise suite in Surrey launching pad for criminal activities, Crown alleges

A Vancouver man who was arrested after a large cache of firearms was seized from a Surrey apartment was using the highrise... (more...)

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BCSC-FRAUD-SECURITIES

‘No merit, no proof,’ says Vancouver man facing fraud accusations

Ayaz Dhanani is shown in a Facebook photo. DAN FUMANO VANCOUVER DESI A Vancouver man accused of fraud in both criminal court... (more...)

Surrey Six

Forum at Surrey gurdwara to address recent shootings and drugs-related violence

‘The gurdwara feels responsible to pro-actively engage with the public in stopping this senseless violence’ Eileen... (more...)

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Surrey NDP MPs Jinny Sims and Jasbir Sandhu call on Tories to help stop shootings

Surrey Mounties investigate a shooting in Newton. Tom Zytaruk/SURREY NOW TOM ZYTARUK SURREY NOW SURREY — Surrey’s NDP... (more...)

Hollywood-Bollywood

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

Kal Penn is leaving Hugh Laurie behind for Barack Obama. Phil McCarten/Reuters/National Post MICHAEL D. REID TIMES COLONIST Kal... (more...)

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Podcast: NDP MLA Harry Bains talks about April 19 shooting in Surrey

File photo: NDP MLA Harry Bains spoke to The Province about the April 19 shooting of his nephew Arun. Steve Bosch/PNG VANCOUVER... (more...)

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Surrey MP Jinny Sims wants to know why shipping containers not being inspected

Jinny Sims, MP for Newton-North Delta and NDP critic for employment and social development. TOM ZYTARUK SURREY NOW SURREY... (more...)

Miss World Canada-Surrey

Lawsuit pits Miss World Canada contestant against pageant organizer

Tamara Jemuovic, a drop-dead gorgeous blond Torontonian whose parents moved to Canada from Serbia, is suing the Miss World... (more...)

documentary on Indian rainy season

Vancouver filmmaker hopes ‘Monsoon’ will transport audience to the rains in India

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HIGHWAY-CRASH LANDING

Pilot who crash-landed on North Delta highway was warned his ultralight wasn’t in flying shape

A RCMP officer talks on his phone as a small plane blocks a highway in Delta, B.C. on Wednesday April 22, 2015. THE CANADIAN... (more...)

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Surrey NDP MLA Harry Bains says family ‘totally devastated’ after fatal shooting of his nephew

New Democrat MLA Harry Bains opens up about nephew’s fatal shooting in Surrey. Wayne Leidenfrost/PNG MICHAEL SMYTH VANCOUVER... (more...)

SURREY POLITICS

Podcast: Surrey’s Barinder Rasode on redefining victory and defeat

Barinder Rasode lost the race to become Surrey’s mayor last fall, but the former city councillor says that she ended up... (more...)

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The Jago!

KIM TREHAN VANCOUVER DESI Hi lovelies, It’s time again to tackle the “traditions” series of Indian weddings.  I must firstly apologize for taking a long…
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Miss World Canada-Surrey

Lawsuit pits Miss World Canada contestant against pageant organizer

GORDON MCINTYRE AND NICK EAGLAND VANCOUVER DESI It’s the type of suit you wouldn’t expect to see a bathing beauty in. Tamara Jemuovic, a drop-dead…
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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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PARENTS-VIOLENCE

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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Blogs

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The Jago!

KIM TREHAN VANCOUVER DESI Hi lovelies, It’s time again to tackle the “traditions” series of Indian weddings.  I must firstly apologize for taking a long…
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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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VANCOUVER WEATHER

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Today 04/28 50%
Chance of Rain
Cloudy with occasional rain showers. High around 15C. Winds SSW at 15 to 30 km/h. Chance of rain 50%.
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Tomorrow 04/29 50%
Chance of Rain
Partly cloudy early followed by increasing clouds with showers developing later in the day. High 13C. Winds SSE at 15 to 25 km/h. Chance of rain 50%.
Mostly Cloudy
Thursday 04/30 10%
Mostly Cloudy
Intervals of clouds and sunshine. High 13C. Winds SSE at 10 to 15 km/h.

Pioneers

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Inspiring stories of South Asian pioneers shaped B.C.’s gift to Indian PM

VANCOUVER DESI Stories of South Asian pioneers who helped shaped the cultural fabric of B.C. will forever remain with Narendra Modi in the form of…
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Health Check

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Man with cerebral palsy: God gave me a brain, so I made the most of it

HINDUSTAN TIMES Nothing stops the people who have an unrelenting desire to pursue their dreams, and Kuldeep Singh Dhaka, a 36-year-old quadriplegic (cerebral palsy) from…
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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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