N. America

IACC in information exchange with Houston chamber

New Delhi, April 24 (IANS) — The IACC signed an agreement here on Friday with the business chamber Greater Houston... (more...)

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Bangladesh Building Collapse Anniversary

Survivors, relatives mark second anniversary of Bangladesh factory disaster (with photos)

Bangladesh's Rana Plaza collapse anniversary ◄ Back Next ► ◄ Back Next... (more...)

FTA with re-emerging India a priority for Australia’

New Delhi, April 24 (IANS) — With India’s re-emergence at the global “centre of gravity”, Australia... (more...)

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Maninder Dhaliwal: Life is a self-fulfilling prophecy

‘If you have a dream, believe that you can make it happen and find a way,’ urges Maninder Dhaliwal, one of the principals... (more...)

Deutsche Bank to pay $2.5 bn fine for interest rate-rigging

New York, April 24 (IANS) — Deutsche Bank has agreed to pay a $2.5-billion fine to settle US and British accusations... (more...)

Oceans are worth at least $24 tn: WWF

Washington, April 23 (IANS) — Oceans are worth at least $24 trillion, but their economic value is threatened by pollution,... (more...)

IFC launches Rs.16-bn Masala bond

By Arun Kumar Washington, April 23 (IANS) — The International Finance Corp. (IFC) issued Masala bonds worth Rs.16 billion... (more...)

Zomato, Uber tie up to connect eateries

New Delhi, April 23 (IANS) — Global restaurant search app Zomato and mobile-app-based transportation network Uber on... (more...)

Ericsson first quarter profits hit by poor broadband demand in US, but global sales grow

By Matti Huuhtanen THE ASSOCIATED PRESS HELSINKI — Sluggish broadband demand in North America is hurting Ericsson,... (more...)

How to use Twitter better to woo clients

New York, April 23 (IANS) — Businesses and organisations can utilise Twitter to increase their engagements with clients... (more...)

Ericsson first quarter profits hit by poor broadband demand in US, but global sales grow

By Matti Huuhtanen THE ASSOCIATED PRESS HELSINKI — Sluggish broadband demand in North America is hurting Ericsson,... (more...)

Ericsson sees Q1 profits down, hit by poor broadband demand in US, while global sales grow

THE ASSOCIATED PRESS HELSINKI — Wireless equipment maker Ericsson says it was hit by sluggish broadband demand in North... (more...)

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Harold & Kumar actor Kal Penn stars in film being shot in B.C.

MICHAEL D. REID TIMES COLONIST Kal Penn is coming to town to star in The Girl in the Photographs, a horror feature that began shooting…
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Video shows a mom beating school staff after her daughter was stopped from carrying cellphone

  HINDUSTAN TIMES A woman allegedly beat up the director of a school in Jalandhar after her daughter was stopped from carrying a mobile phone…
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Video shows a young girl being brutally beaten with a stick, kicked by her father

VANCOUVER DESI A viral video of a father brutally beating up a young girl will make you shiver with anger and disgust, and want to…
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End Gang Life: Problems surrounding gun violence run deeper than skin colour or culture

SGT. LINDSEY HOUGHTON SPECIAL TO VANCOUVER DESI Kids are shooting at each other.  The violence these children are engaged in with each other has now…
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End Gang Life: Problems surrounding gun violence run deeper than skin colour or culture

SGT. LINDSEY HOUGHTON SPECIAL TO VANCOUVER DESI Kids are shooting at each other.  The violence these children are engaged in with each other has now…
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You are pretty cool for a “brown” girl. Interesting statement or is it the latest pick up line? This is a statement I have been…
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Taste India: Gujarati masala khichdi is a delight for the senses

ALMAS MEHERALLY VANCOUVER DESI When I say khichdi, you must be thinking of the simple sick man’s food. But no, that’s not what I’m talking…
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Learn to make Indian foods at home

Recipes for Pani Puri and Spicy Potato Patties from Indian for Everyone by Anupy Singla LAURA BREHAUT CANADA.COM Spices, and the way you use them,…
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VANCOUVER WEATHER

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Inspiring stories of South Asian pioneers shaped B.C.’s gift to Indian PM

VANCOUVER DESI Stories of South Asian pioneers who helped shaped the cultural fabric of B.C. will forever remain with Narendra Modi in the form of…
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Indian woman’s debilitating brain tumour turns out to be ‘evil twin’ complete with bone, hair and teeth

WASHINGTON POST Something was wrong with Yamini Karanam. The PhD student had moved from Hyderabad, India, to Indiana to study computer science. But her new…
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Diet Pepsi changes sweeteners in an aspartame-wary world

DUANE D. STANFORD BLOOMBERG PepsiCo Inc. will start selling Diet Pepsi without aspartame later this year, one of the biggest changes to the beverage in…
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Can yoga really give you an orgasm? Well, let’s just call it a yogasm!

MAXINE FRITH THE DAILY TELEGRAPH So, can yoga really give you an orgasm? Besides improving your flexibility, the ancient practice apparently has another, rather unexpected,…
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Dad gets parental rights after donating sperm to woman who used turkey baster to impregnate herself

THE ASSOCIATED PRESS RICHMOND, Va. — A woman who used a turkey baster to impregnate herself is on the losing side of a legal battle…
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