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Stan Lee-Bollywood

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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Happy New Year-Bollywood

Happy New Year: Mandatory ‘formula’ and all those old Bollywood references

Shah Rukh Khan, Abhishek Bachchan, Deepika Padukone, Sonu Sood and Boman Irani in a still from Happy New Year. HINDUSTAN... (more...)

Shah Rukh Khan

‘Happy New Year’ gets bumper opening: Trade experts

Bollywood actor Shah Rukh Khan. AFP/Getty Images IANS New Delhi – Shah Rukh Khan-starrer “Happy New Year”... (more...)

Jackie Chan

First India-China joint venture film starring Jackie Chan launched

Hong Kong actor Jackie Chan says Namaste to his Indian fans during the Chinese Film Festival in New Delhi on June 18, 2013.... (more...)

Desi boobs Sonakshi SInha

Sonakshi Sinha enjoyed Tamil film debut with Lingaa

Bollywood actress Sonakshi Sinha is the co-owner of wolrd Kabaddi League team United Singhs. IANS Chennai  – Actress... (more...)

Bollywood

Irrfan Khan to head Abu Dhabi film fest jury

Bollywood actor Irrfan Khan. AFP/Getty Images IANS New Delhi  – Acclaimed actor Irrfan Khan will preside over the... (more...)

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...)

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...)

Shah Rukh Khan

Shah Rukh Khan on Farah: Intelligence, guts required to be in a man’s world

Bollywood actor Shah Rukh Khan (R) looks on during a promotional event for the forthcoming Hindi film ‘Happy New Year’... (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...)

BOLLYWOOD

Decoding success of Bollywood movie ‘Haider’

Bollywood actors Shahis Kapoor and Shraddha Kapoor in a scene from their latest film Haider. Facebook photo APARNA IANS Mumbai... (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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DESI-SOCCER

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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Blogs

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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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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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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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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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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