Celebrity

Rekha

Rekha’s TV presence has left tremendous impact: Indra Kumar

Veteran Bollywood actress Rekha. AFP/Getty Images SUBHASH K. JHA IANS Mumbai  – Veteran actress Rekha, who has kept... (more...)

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Shah Rukh Khan and Deepika Paduokone. AFP/Getty Images

Deepika Padukone was always a star: Shah Rukh Khan

Shah Rukh Khan and Deepika Paduokone. AFP/Getty Images IANS Mumbai  – Shah Rukh Khan, the producer and hero of Deepika... (more...)

Priyanka Chopra

Gallery: 20 Bollywood celebrities in their best and worst avatars

VANCOUVER DESI Every Bollywood star has come under fire for their style choices at  some point in their careers. Here we’ve... (more...)

BOLLYWOOD

Bollywood role came without any effort: Jennifer Winget

Indian TV actress Jennifer Winget did not make any effort for Bollywood role. Wikimedia Commons SUBHASH K. JHA IANS  Mumbai... (more...)

IMRAN KHAN-NARGIS FAKHRI

Imran Khan: No good roles for Indians in Hollywood

Bollywood actors Nargis Fakhri (L) and Imran Khan attend the GQ India Men of the Year Awards 2014 ceremony in Mumbai on September... (more...)

Deepika Padukone

Bollywood actress Deepika Padukone keen to feature in French, Iranian films

Bollywood film actress Deepika Padukone. AFP/Getty Images IANS Mumbai – Deepika Padukone is ready to work in films... (more...)

Huma Qureshi

Bollywood actress Huma Qureshi wants to follow in Angelina Jolie’s footsteps

Bollywood actress Huma Qureshi. (MANJUNATH KIRAN/AFP/Getty Images) IANS New Delhi – Bollywood actress Huma Qureshi... (more...)

BOLLYWOOD ACTRESS

Gallery: Top 25 Bollywood actresses who were beauty queens

Aishwarya Rai was the winner of the Miss World pageant of 1994 ◄ Back Next ► ... (more...)

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Gallery: Bollywood actors show the finger

VANCOUVER DESI Bollywood actors held up ink-marked fingers after casting their vote in the Maharashtra Assembly Elections... (more...)

Dia Mirza-Sahil Sangha wedding

Bollywood beauty Dia Mirza gives voting a miss ahead of wedding

Bollywood actress and former beauty queen Dia Mirza skipped provincial voting ahead of wedding with longtime beau Sahil Sangha.... (more...)

Shah Rukh Khan

Shah Rukh Khan to endorse online fashion brand

Bollywood actor Shah Rukh Khan. AFP/Getty Images IANS New Delhi – Hindi film industry’s ‘Badshah’... (more...)

Bollywood

Canada-born Bollywood actress Lisa Ray plans cancer research institute in India

Bollywood actress Lisa Ray is planning a cancer research institute in India. Twitter photo IANS Mumbai – Ever since... (more...)

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Most South Asians and Chinese in B.C. have faced discrimination based on ethnicity

A quarter reported experiencing moderate or significant amounts of discrimination DOUGLAS TODD VANCOUVER DESI  Stereotyping. Verbal harassment. Poor customer service. Workplace unfairness. Exclusion from dating….
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MINOR ATACKED

False confession leads police to arrest new suspect in sexual assault of 9-year-old Surrey girl

FRANK LUBA VANCOUVER DESI A man who confessed to the sexual assault of a nine-year-old girl in Surrey has been released and a 28-year-old man…
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Dilwali Fest

Diwali Fest kicks off with IndiGlam fashion-fusion show (w/ video)

LARISSA CAHUTE VANCOUVER DESI It was a classic mother-daughter argument that propelled Surrey’s Raji Khaira into a career of fashion design. Khaira, 25, grew up…
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Vancouver Desi

Canada Place caught the eye of man who builds models in chalk (w/gallery)

LARISSA CAHUTE VANCOUVER DESI When Jagdeep Singh Bihal moved to Vancouver from India two years ago and did some sightseeing around the city,  it was…
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Blogs

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A look at the long and treacherous history behind today’s Diwali celebrations

SURESH KURL VANCOUVER DESI  History is full of treacheries and conspiracies. There is one in the family of Dashratha, the mighty king of Ayodhya. He…
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Harnoor Gill is all set to promote the World Vision’s Gift Catalogue campaign.

How to help World Vision this holiday season

HARNOOR GILL VANCOUVER DESI World Vision is an organization that I happen to be a Youth Ambassador of and it is my joy to be…
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Pink Chai Living: Preserving the food culture of India with traditional cooking

RAJ THANDHI VANCOUVER DESI This week I’m bringing back ‘ghar ka khana’ (homemade food). Let’s make cooking traditional foods cool again. For the last few…
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Acid Attack

Acid attacks as a form of vigilante punishment?

Acid attacks as a form of vigilante punishment? In the recent weeks it has been claimed a number of vigilantes , in the city of…
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Health Check

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How omega-6 fatty acids lower bad cholesterol

IANS London – A study has detected a gene that affects blood cholesterol levels by generating a compound from omega-6 polyunsaturated fatty acids, called lipoxins…
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Dallas health workers who treated Ebola case banned from travel

IANS/EFE Austin (Texas) – The authorities in Dallas have ordered 75 health workers who attended a patient who died of the Ebola virus to not…
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Hair Loss

Heads up: Those trendy man buns can cause the loss of your precious hair (w/video)

NICK EAGLAND VANCOUVER DESI It’s a hairstyle being sported by cutting-edge, trendsetting men, but the man bun may be causing Vancouver’s hipsters to go bald….
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Parkinson’s disease progression may be reversed

IANS London – Certain drugs can help reverse the effects caused by Parkinson’s disease, a study on fruit flies shows. Mutations in a gene called…
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Facebook, Apple to finance female staff freezing their ovaries

IANS San Francisco – Apple and Facebook have added an extra incentive to women considering working at the tech giants by giving female employees the…
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World Health Organization

Ebola cases in West Africa could reach 10,000 per week: WHO

IANS Geneva – The World Health Organisation (WHO) has warned that the Ebola epidemic in West Africa could reach 5,000 to 10,000 cases per week…
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Bollywood

Canada-born Bollywood actress Lisa Ray plans cancer research institute in India

IANS Mumbai – Ever since Canada-born Indian actress Lisa Ray battled Multiple Myeloma, a form of cancer, she has campaigned for the cause and spoken…
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medical simulation

Cadaver shortage makes simulation best alternative for medical students

RUPESH DUTTA IANS  New Delhi – With India facing a grave shortage of cadavers in medical institutions to train its doctors, surgical simulation – replacing…
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Assisted dying

British Columbians support doctor-assisted death: polls

TIFFANY CRAWFORD POSTMEDIA NEWS A new poll says 87 per cent of British Columbians support assisted dying, while across Canada 84 per cent of respondents…
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Surrey doctor suspended for improper conduct with female patient

IAN AUSTIN VANCOUVER DESI A Surrey doctor has been suspended for up to three months for improper conduct with a female patient. The College of…
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