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Stan Lee plans Bollywood film on his first Indian superhero

Stan Lee is planning his Bollywood entry with superhero film on his Indian character Chakra: The Invincible. JOE KLAMAR/AFP/Getty... (more...)

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Narendra Modi to attend Salman Khan’s sister Arpita Khan’s wedding?

File: Bollywood actor Salman Khan (C) gestures as he arrives to attend the swearing-in ceremony for new Indian Prime Minister... (more...)

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Bollywood’s king of kisses Emraan Hashmi refuses to dance with the queen of sex Sunny Leone

Bollywood’s serial kisser Emraan Hashmi. Leon Neal/AFP/Getty Images VANCOUVER DESI Bollywood’s serial kisser... (more...)

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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...)

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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...)

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Bollywood actor Boman Irani feels awkward doing sex comedies

Bollywood actor Boman Irani and filmmaker Farah Khan. AFP/Getty Images IANS Mumbai – Actor Boman Irani has featured... (more...)

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One Direction’s Zayn Malik to work in a Bollywood movie?

Bollywood filmmakers are trying to convince One Direction’s Zayn Malik to say yes to Bollywood. Ian Gavan/Getty Images IANS London... (more...)

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Indo Canadian porn star Sunny Leone’s Telugu song cost $244K

Sunny Leone IANS Chennai — Adult star and actress Sunny Leone’s Telugu song Devadas Breakup has been made on... (more...)

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Hrithik Roshan: Adversity is a gym for the mind

Bollywood actor Hrithik Roshan. Kristian Dowling/Getty Images RASHIKA BHIRANI IANS  New Delhi – He overcame stammering;... (more...)

Indian film star Vivek Oberoi walks with his wife Priyanka Alva Oberoi on the green carpet as they arrive for 15th annual International Indian Film Awards Saturday, April 26, 2014, in Tampa, Fla. (AP Photo/Chris O'Meara)

Why did Vivek Oberoi refuse a role on American series Homeland?

Indian film star Vivek Oberoi walks with his wife Priyanka Alva Oberoi on the green carpet as they arrive for 15th annual... (more...)

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Deepika Padukone: Respect us as women off-screen

Bollywood actress Deepika Padukone. AFP/Getty Images IANS Mumbai – Deepika Padukone says she has an issue when people... (more...)

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I don’t make tacky films: Farah Khan

RADHIKA BHIRANI IANS New Delhi – Her films have dances, songs, melodrama, romance, dollops of emotions, colour, star... (more...)

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Two dead, including gunman, in school shooting north of Seattle

DOUG ESSER THE ASSOCIATED PRESS MARYSVILLE, Wash. — A student opened fire in a high school cafeteria north of Seattle on Friday, killing at least…
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Ottawa shooter kicked out of Burnaby mosque two years ago

Zehaf-Bibeau was asked to leave the mosque, because he had “gotten a hold of keys and stuff from the mosque, and when he got out…
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U.S. company penalized for mistreatment of Indian employees working 122 hours in a week

MICHAEL LIEDTKE THE ASSOCIATED PRESS SAN FRANCISCO – A Silicon Valley company is paying more than $43,000 in back wages and penalties after labour regulators…
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Surrey soccer captain played the U-18 national club championship using only one foot

KYLE BENNING SURREY NOW SOUTH SURREY – Kyle Sohi’s perseverance and performance in the 2014 Sport Chek National Club Championships U-18 Cup Final might go…
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JESSIE LEHAIL VANCOUVER DESI I started this year with a goal to become a better runner and train for a marathon. For me it was…
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We Must Criminalise Glorification/Encouragement of Terrorism By Ujjal Dosanjh

Canada is no stranger to terrorism. Nonetheless what has happened in the heart of our capital on the heels of what happened in Sait- Jean-sur-Richilieu…
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Decadent Diwali-Inspired Chocolate Twirls

JESSIE LEHAIL VANCOUVER DESI No one does decadent desserts better than (sweeping generalization alert:) South Asians during festive holidays like Diwali. With the cornucopia of…
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Canada is Losing the Values War

UJJAL DOSANJH SPECIAL TO VANCOUVER DESI The dreaded happened in St-Jean-sur-Richelieu, a quiet historic town in Quebec. Many years ago I stayed there for a…
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Pakistan detects 3 more polio cases, bringing total to 220 as world marks awareness day

MUNIR AHMED THE ASSOCIATED PRESS ISLAMABAD – The World Health Organization said Friday that three more polio cases have surfaced in Pakistan, bringing the number…
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Australian surgeons successfully transplant ‘dead’ heart

IANS Sydney – Australian surgeons said Friday that they have made a major breakthrough by making a dead heart beat again and successfully using it…
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Toddlers may show signs of autism at 18 months

IANS New York – Younger siblings of children with Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD) may show signs of the disorder by the time they are just…
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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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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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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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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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