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Planning to buy a new car? Check out what’s on offer at Like It Buy It Vancouver

A gorgeous red Ford Mustang GT Convertible is on sale now for 25 per cent off at likeitbuyitvancouver.com. POSTMEDIA NEWS Act... (more...)

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Lululemon sees surge in fourth-quarter sales

Lululemon Athletica’s logo is seen on the outside of their new flagship store on Robson Street during it’s grand... (more...)

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Vancouver culinary king Vikram Vij leaving CBC’s Dragons’ Den

Vancouver restaurateur Vikram Vij has quit Dragon’s Den reality show. THE CANADIAN PRESS/HO, CBC – KC Armstrong THE... (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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Vancouver man who murdered ex-girlfriend and fled to California loses appeal of his sentence

Ninderjit Singh, who was sentenced to life in prison without chance of parole for 16 years for the killing of his ex-girlfriend... (more...)

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Should Vancouver ban water bottles?

Kelly Newton wants Vancouver council to prohibit the sales of plastic water bottles in the city. FRANK LUBA VANCOUVER DESI Kelly... (more...)

Vancouver-health check

Measles alert issued in Vancouver

Vancouver Coastal Health advises passengers on Air China flight CA 991 from Beijing on March 21 to contact their doctor and... (more...)

Vancouver Desi

New immigrants to Metro Vancouver’s Tri-Cities battle language barriers, isolation

Files: Immigrants requiring English classes are being put on waiting lists due to a shortage of instructors and funding.... (more...)

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Abbotsford Hindu priest convicted of sex crimes considered an untreated sexual offender

The Hindu Temple in Abbotsford where Karam Vir worked. Wayne Leidenfrost/ PNG JENNIFER SALTMAN VANCOUVER DESI A former Abbotsford... (more...)

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New immigrants need more places to connect in Burnaby

Mostafa Raziel, who immigrated from Iran last July, speaks at a recent school board meeting about his experience in the district’s... (more...)

Today in History – March 31

Advance THE CANADIAN PRESS Today in History for March 31: On this date: In 1492, Spain issued a royal edict advising Jews... (more...)

Today in History – March 31

Advance THE CANADIAN PRESS Today in History for March 31: On this date: In 1492, Spain issued a royal edict advising Jews... (more...)

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World Cup final

Underarm incident recalled as Australia-New Zealand rivalry rekindles in World Cup final

STEVE MCMORRAN THE ASSOCIATED PRESS MELBOURNE, Australia — Relations between New Zealand and Australia at a political level have regained their natural cordiality in the…
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Cricket World Cup

Clarke’s Australians prepare to take on unpopular role in the World Cup final vs New Zealand

JOHN PYE THE ASSOCIATED PRESS MELBOURNE, Australia — Win or lose, Michael Clarke and his Australian teammates are probably going to be portrayed as the…
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India-Australia-weird news

Youth cut his tongue as sacrifice at an Indian temple for nation’s cricket victory

IANS Chennai – In a senseless act, a cricket crazy youth in Tamil Nadu offered the tip of his tongue as a sacrifice at a…
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Teenager shoots himself after father bans Facebook chat

IANS Lucknow - A 14-year-old boy shot himself Thursday after his father reprimanded him for chatting too often on social networking site Facebook, police said. The…
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Blogs

Messy Bedroom with quote

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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Pt. Yogesh Samsi

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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Harnoor Gill is volunteering at the World Vision Canada headquarers in Mississauga, Ontario

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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Vancouver Canucks

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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VANCOUVER WEATHER

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It is forcast to be Chance of Rain at 7:00 PM PDT on March 28, 2015
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Health Check

cancer

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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Vancouver-health check

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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cancer treatment

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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Colorado-horrific tragedy

‘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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patient and surgeon

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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QUEBEC-WOMEN-FERTILITY

Want in vitro treatment? Must vow you have had lots and lots of sex first

THE CANADIAN PRESS Quebec women who want government-financed in vitro fertilization will have to sign a statement saying they have been sexually active for a…
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