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Bollywood actress Lara Dutta is the surprise package in ‘Singh Is Bliing’

Bollywood actress Lara Dutta. File Photo IANS Mumbai – Actor-filmmaker Prabhudheva, who is directing “Singh Is... (more...)

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Bollywood diva Priyanka Chopra hopes “after Quantico, Indian actors are taken seriously”

Bollywood actress Priyanka Chopra tweeted a picture of the stars featuring with her on American TV pilot Quantico. IANS Mumbai... (more...)

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Bollywood actress Sonakshi Sinha to sing at India’s Oscars

Bollywood actress Sonakshi Sinha during the song launch of upcoming Hindi film ‘Tevar’ directed by Amit Sharma... (more...)

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Would you like to spend an evening with Bollywood actor Anupam Kher?

Bollywood’s international star Anupam Kher. Handout/Vancouver Desi VANCOUVER DESI If you loved the comical ‘pops’ in... (more...)

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Bollywood actress Tabu will bring whole new energy to upcoming film Fitoor

Tabu and Irrfan Khan attend the opening ceremony of the International Film Festival of India Tuesday. Submitted photo IANS Mumbai... (more...)

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Bollywood actress Shraddha Kapoor visits ‘Baaghi’ set ahead of shoot

Bollywood actress Shraddha Kapoor. Twitter photo IANS Mumbai – Actress Shraddha Kapoor, who will be seen playing the... (more...)

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U.S. dancer turned Bollywood actress Lauren Gottlieb has “fallen in love with acting”

IANS Mumbai – A successful dancer from the US, Lauren Gottlieb has been trying her luck in Bollywood. Ahead of the... (more...)

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Bollywood actress Kriti Sanon finds Sonam Kapoor, Deepika Padukone and Priyanka Chopra very stylish

Bollywood superstar Priyanka Chopra is photographed in a Toronto hotel room on Sept. 4, 2014. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Chris Young IANS New... (more...)

Bollywood badshah tweets first look of Salman Khan's Bajrangi Bhaijaan

Bollywood badshah Shah Rukh Khan shares first look of Salman Khan’s ‘Bajrangi Bhaijaan’

Bollywood badshah tweets first look of Salman Khan’s Bajrangi Bhaijaan IANS Mumbai – Superstar Shah Rukh Khan... (more...)

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Over 25,000 actors vie to be controversial actress Poonam Pandey’s hero in Helen

IANS Mumbai – A contest titled ‘Kaun Banega Poonam Ka Hero’, organised to find a lead actor to be paired... (more...)

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Tiger Shroff, Jacqueline Fernandez very much part of ‘Flying Sikh': Remo D’Souza

IANS Mumbai – Post the release of his film “ABCD 2″, choreographer-director Remo D’Souza will be... (more...)

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Bollywood actress Kangana Ranaut: “If you’re 28, it doesn’t mean you’ve to get married”

IANS Mumbai – There’s no “right” age to get married, says actress Kangana Ranaut, who is currently... (more...)

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Men prefer brains over big breasts and long legs: Study

IANS London – What do men prefer, beauty or brains? According to a British evolutionary biologist, men prefer intelligence over big breasts and long legs…
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PM Harper, Aga Khan discuss threat posed by violent extremists

VANCOUVER DESI Prime Minister Stephen Harper expressed his condolences to the Aga Khan Tuesday for the recent terrorist attack on the Ismaili community in Pakistan. The spiritual…
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India gets its first transgender college principal

THE ASSOCIATED PRESS KOLKATA, India — India has for the first time appointed a transgender as the principal of a college, a top education official…
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Sikh Samaritan breaks religious protocol, removes turban to help injured child (with video)

IANS Wellington – A young Sikh Samaritan did not hesitate to break religious protocol by removing his turban to help an injured child bleeding profusely…
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Blogs

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End Gang Life: Dial-a-doper is truly risky business

SGT. LINDSEY HOUGHTON SPECIAL TO VANCOUVER DESI The Combined Forces Special Enforcement Unit of B.C. released brand new videos in the End Gang Life campaign. …
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Vancouver non-profit gives a free wedding

KIM TREHAN VANCOUVER DESI A local non-profit, by the name of A Wish to Wed is giving a unique gift to a beautiful BC couple.  The…
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Food blogger’s delicious global recipes influenced in part by her Indian heritage

LAURA BREHAUT POSTMEDIA NEWS Kitchen notebooks are often sauce-splattered and dog-eared. The best contain shortcuts, secrets, and tried-and-true recipes. They are valuable records, illustrating changing…
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Marathon Running for the First Time with World Vision

On May 3rd 2015, I took part in a marathon for the very first time in my life. As a teenager, I enjoy exercise whether…
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Pioneers

100 year journey

In the 1940s, Kuldeep Singh Bains was instrumental in getting Indo-Canadians the right to vote

SPECIAL TO VANCOUVER DESI Avtar Bains always knew his father, Kuldeep, was a pillar of the community, but he was reminded just how giant a…
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Ossie Kaur Thandi’s family was just one of seven Indo-Canadian families living in New West in 1934

SPECIAL TO VANCOUVER DESI Ossie Kaur was 16 years old when she left her childhood home in the Lower Mainland to travel alone to India….
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B.C.’s South Asian pioneer Ranjit Mattu mentored many football stars

SPECIAL TO VANCOUVER DESI Even as a child, Ranjit Mattu knew he had game. From his first play on the field of Mount Pleasant Elementary,…
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Dharm Singh Gill changed the way Sikhs were regarded for wearing turbans at work

SPECIAL TO VANCOUVER DESI Little did Dharm Singh Gill realize that an act of heroism would change the way Sikhs were regarded for wearing their…
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Sky was the limit for B.C.’s South Asian pioneer Karm Mattu

SPECIAL TO VANCOUVER DESI Karm Singh Mattu was born to fly. As a teen in the 1930s, he ran away from his Vancouver home to…
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Health Check

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Why lone kidney grows large when other is lost

IANS Washington – Scientists have given an explanation to why in case you end up with just one kidney, the lone organ gets bigger. When…
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South Asian people poor at managing diabetes

IANS London – Limited knowledge of diabetes and the belief that the state of their health is out of their control has led to poor…
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Frequent female blood donors often at risk of iron deficiency: study

SUSAN LAZARUK VANCOUVER DESI In her health care job, Jackie Hannaford is well aware of the need for blood donations and willingly rolls up her…
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Consult a doctor even before you plan a baby

IANS New Delhi – For any married woman planning a baby years later, the right time to consult a doctor is now. Given the stress…
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