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Spice Sports: Top 2 NBA Draft Picks go Head-to-Head!

GOPI AND THE GORA FOR VANCOUVER DESI TUNE IN TO SPICE SPORTS, M-F, 5-7PM ON SPICE RADIO 1200AM Last night, for the first... (more...)

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Australian political candidate fired for promoting Sunny Leone’s Melbourne tour (w/gallery)

Sunny Leone ◄ Back Next ► ◄ Back Next ► Picture... (more...)

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Homegrown Terror series wraps up with public forum in Surrey

From left, Royal Canadian Mounted Police D.T. Critchley and Wayne Rideout, sit beside BC Muslim Association members Aasim... (more...)

Islamophobia

Stereotyping is alive and well when it comes to Muslim and Sikh religious symbols in Canada

File: A muslim woman wears a niqab. Christopher Furlong , Getty Images GORDON MCINTYRE VANCOUVER DESI One-third of British... (more...)

MUSLIM-SIKH-EXTREMISTS

Know the telltale signs of radicalization

Sukaina Jaffer is pictured with her daughter Sayyidah, whose Muslim classmates joined Jewish students last week in a ‘Roots... (more...)

sex-psycho-scandal

Jian Ghomeshi charged with four counts of sexual assault, released on $100,000 bail

Radio host Jian Ghomeshi is shown in a handout photo. THE CANADIAN PRESS/HO-CBC LAUREN STRAPAGIEL CANADA.COM Former CBC radio... (more...)

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University confessions Facebook pages can show the hardships of college life in B.C. (w/video)

A recent example of one of less-than-lighthearted confession on the UBC Confessions Facebook page. UBC Confessions NICK EAGLAND VANCOUVER... (more...)

terrorism

Dharm Makwana: Presumed guilty until you miss your flight

  The Province staffer Dharm Makwana. (Ward Perrin / PNG) DHARM MAKWANA VANCOUVER DESI By the end of the ordeal my wife... (more...)

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Jian Ghomeshi drops $55-million lawsuit against the CBC (w/video)

( function() { pnShowVideo( '0_91cyzzx0', '', '', '', '620', '400', 'kaltura' ); } )(); Jian Ghomeshi arrives on the green... (more...)

Auditor cites problems in Syria projects, military water purification

By Mike Blanchfield THE CANADIAN PRESS OTTAWA — Funding delays of more than a year plagued two major Canada humanitarian... (more...)

Immigrant-language test

Woman loses Canadian citizenship for failing language, knowledge tests after it was granted in error

A woman lost her Canadian citizenship after it was granted in error despite failing the language test. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Darryl... (more...)

Today in History – Dec. 4

Advance THE CANADIAN PRESS Today in History for Dec. 4: On this date: In 1619, a group of settlers from Bristol, England,... (more...)

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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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murder-suicide

Girls hanged from tree died by suicide, say Indian investigators who ruled out gang rape

MUNEEZA NAQVI THE ASSOCIATED PRESS NEW DELHI — India’s top investigative agency said Thursday that two teenage girls believed to have been raped and hanged…
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Surrey crash-desi

Surrey crash victim’s son says deporting parolee would ‘send a message’

TOM ZYTARUK SURREY NOW SURREY — A Surrey man who killed an elderly man when he smashed his brother’s Corvette into a Surrey bus shelter…
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Islamophobia

Stereotyping is alive and well when it comes to Muslim and Sikh religious symbols in Canada

GORDON MCINTYRE VANCOUVER DESI One-third of British Columbians believe radicalized people live among us, according to a poll commissioned by The Province. The survey of…
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ParkerWiggins

Spice Sports: Top 2 NBA Draft Picks go Head-to-Head!

GOPI AND THE GORA FOR VANCOUVER DESI TUNE IN TO SPICE SPORTS, M-F, 5-7PM ON SPICE RADIO 1200AM Last night, for the first time this…
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Raw Hope: Save and protect children in the world’s most dangerous places

War is a terrible act that has haunted mankind for centuries to come. Ever since wars that started because of land, to wars based on…
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USA Thanksgiving Blog

CHOPRA ADDICTION AND WELLNESS CENTER BLOG: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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suffer in silence

Help for Victims of Sexual Abuse

NIRMALA RANIGA VANCOUVER DESI The reasons for not reporting incidents of sexual abuse or harassment are many and varied. Recently, we have addressed some of…
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Bollywood sex

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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incubator malfunction

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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God Boy-parasitic twin

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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India Sterilization Deaths

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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doctor-scapegoat

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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Rival Suspected Of Smear Using Dog Bite To Claim Rape

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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population control

India’s sterilization drive leaves 8 women dead, 20 others seriously ill (w/video)

KATY DAIGLE THE ASSOCIATED PRESS NEW DELHI — Eight Indian women have died and 20 others were in critical condition Tuesday after undergoing sterilization surgeries…
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