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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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Where are the women? At Cannes, debate rages about lack of female filmmakers

JILL LAWLESS THE ASSOCIATED PRESS CANNES, France — Women are the talk of the Cannes Film Festival, where debate rages... (more...)

Where are the women? At Cannes, debate rages about lack of female filmmakers

By Jill Lawless THE ASSOCIATED PRESS CANNES, France — Women are the talk of the Cannes Film Festival, where debate... (more...)

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PETA India criticizes Bollywood actor Ranveer Singh’s shark ad

Bollywood actor ranveer Singh is being criticized by PETA India for his ad with a Shark for Rupa Frontline. YouTube screenshot IANS New... (more...)


Bollywood babe Priyanka Chopra takes America

Former Miss World plays lead in FBI drama Quantico Bollywood actress Priyanka Chopra tweeted a picture of the stars featuring... (more...)

Bollywood meets Hollywood with Priyanka Chopra landing female lead in ABC s drama Quantico

By Alicia Rancilio THE ASSOCIATED PRESS NEW YORK — Bollywood star Priyanka Chopra is heading to American television... (more...)

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No wedding plans on Bollywood beauty Katrina Kaif’s mind

Bollywood actress Katrina Kaif IANS Mumbai – Katrina Kaif’s spokesperson has clarified that there’s no... (more...)


Bollywood bachelor Ranbir Kapoor: I am in love but no wedding plans right now

Bollywood actor Ranbir Kapoor. PUNIT PARANJPE/AFP/Getty Images IANS Mumbai – Actor Ranbir Kapoor, who is in news for... (more...)


Indo-Canadian actress Sunny Leone: People write all sort of crazy stories about me

Sizzling Sunny Leone ◄... (more...)


Culpable homicide charge wrongly applied on Salman Khan, his defence lawyer says

Bollywood actor Salman Khan, right, sits in a car outside a court in Mumbai, India, Friday, March 27, 2015. (AP Photo/Press... (more...)

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Why question women, asks Bollywood actress Kalki Koechlin

Bollywood actress Kalki Koechlin poses during a press event for the forthcoming play ‘Trivial Disasters’ in Mumbai... (more...)


Bollywood’s controversy queen Rakhi Sawant says ‘Don’t compare me with Sunny Leone’ (with video)

Actress Sunny Leone during the promotion of film `Ek Paheli Leela`, in Gurgaon on April 7,2015. (Photo: Amlan Paliwal/IANS) IANS Mumbai... (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’s tallest man spends his days in a cage-like structure posing for photos at an amusement park

VANCOUVER DESI Life is not easy for India’s tallest man Dharmendra Singh, who stands at 8-ft 1-inch, his height being the biggest barrier for his career and…
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It’s so hot in India right now the roads are literally melting

At least 1,100 dead in month-long heatwave THE ASSOCIATED PRESS & NATIONAL POST STAFF It’s so hot in India right now that the streets are…
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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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Indian chef-recipes

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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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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