Entertainment

Pamela Anderson, Rick Salomon to spend X-mas together

Los Angeles, Dec 19 (IANS) — Actress Pamela Anderson and her husband Rick Salomon, who have had a tumultuous 2014,... (more...)

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Charlie Sheen to reprise ‘ Ferris Bueller’s…’ role in sitcom

Los Angeles, Dec 19 (IANS) — Hollywood actor Charlie Sheen will be seen reprising his role of ‘boy in the police... (more...)

Sony email hack scary, says Chris Rock

Los Angeles, Dec 19 (IANS) — Comedian Chris Rock says Sony hack case “is just scary”. He recently participated... (more...)

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Gallery: Wait for India’s Kingfisher Calendar Girl 2015 is almost over

VANCOUVER DESI The Hunt for the Kingfisher Calendar Girl 2015 is almost over. An Indian lifestyle channel will air the grand... (more...)

Barrymore shedding baby weight at her own pace

Los Angeles, Dec 19 (IANS) — Actress Drew Barrymore, who gave birth to her youngest daughter, Frankie, in April this... (more...)

PUBLISHERS WEEKLY Bestsellers

THE ASSOCIATED PRESS Copyright 5/8/2014 Publishers Weekly. Week ending 12/14/2014, powered by Nielsen Bookscan 5/8/2014 The... (more...)

Goulding to spend X-mas eve at homeless shelter

London, Dec 19 (IANS) — Singer Ellie Goulding will spend Christmas eve volunteering at a homeless shelter here. “I’m... (more...)

Ice buckets, breaking the Internet, consciously uncoupling: The year s pop culture moments

By Jocelyn Noveck THE ASSOCIATED PRESS Just for fun, let’s try to picture the year in pop culture, all in one image. We... (more...)

Pitt, Clooney raise a toast for their nuptials

Los Angeles, Dec 19 (IANS) — Hollywood stars Brad Pitt and George Clooney came together to celebrate their marriages... (more...)

Bollywood

Acting blind to beg on Indian streets earned him a mini role in Aamir Khan’s PK

Manoj Roy got a chance to feature in Aamir Khan’s PK, which changed his life completely. (HT Photo) HINDUSTAN TIMES Call... (more...)

Ice buckets, breaking the Internet, consciously uncoupling: The year s pop culture moments

By Jocelyn Noveck THE ASSOCIATED PRESS Just for fun, let’s try to picture the year in pop culture, all in one image. We... (more...)

Celebs lost in 2014-year in review

Gallery: Celebrities we lost in 2014

VANCOUVER DESI From actors Deven Verma, Zohra Sehgal to Robin Williams and Philip Seymour Hoffman, Hollywood and Bollywood... (more...)

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MTV Roadies a way of life for youth

‘MTV Roadies’ now lifestyle for youth, says Rannvijay Singh

IANS Kolkata – Popular video jockey-turned-actor Rannvijay Singh Thursday spoke about the originality of reality TV show “MTV Roadies”, and said the series has become…
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TALIBAN ATTACK

Pakistani Taliban school attack: ‘I’ll never forget the boots approaching me… I felt death was approaching me’

ASHFAQ YUSUFZAI, HARRIET ALEXANDER And RICHARD SPENCER THE DAILY TELEGRAPH PESHAWAR/LONDON — The attack was meticulously planned and, once the Taliban had decided that even…
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Forever young? UBC researchers may have stumbled upon the secret to youthful skin

Mice without a certain enzyme didn’t appear to age RANDY SHORE POSTMEDIA NEWS Scientists at the University of B.C. searching for ways to slow the…
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No hope for deported Pakistani woman to return to Saskatoon as Ottawa closes case

THE CANADIAN PRESS SASKATOON — The lawyer for a woman deported to Pakistan says there is no hope left that she will be allowed to…
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Blogs

8th Annual Victor Ghirra Toy Drive collects over 3500 toys!

Victor Ghirra’s giving spirit is alive and well with help from the Benevolent Brotherhood Society, Ghirra family, the Co-operators Insurance agencies and Vancity Credit Union…
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Crispy Fried Green Tomatoes

Recipe: Perfect for Hanukkah – Crispy Fried Green Tomatoes

VANCOUVER DESI – JESSIE LEHAIL Sigh….these Crispy Fried Green Tomatoes are good. They’re very, very good. So don’t attempt them unless you’re willing to deal…
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How to deal with Stress

Successfully handling stress during the ‘Holiday Season’

NIRMALA RANIGA VANCOUVER DESI For many people, the holidays can be stressful. The expectation that the season is one of joy, when we may not…
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Ooey Gooey Cheesy Butter Chicken Sauce Bread

Recipe: Ooey Gooey Cheesy Butter Chicken Sauce Bread

JESSIE LEHAIL VANCOUVER DESI I love a food mash up. The idea of throwing two good things together to make a new wonderful thing, always…
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VANCOUVER WEATHER

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Health Check

Ageless skin-beauty-anti-ageing

Forever young? UBC researchers may have stumbled upon the secret to youthful skin

Mice without a certain enzyme didn’t appear to age RANDY SHORE POSTMEDIA NEWS Scientists at the University of B.C. searching for ways to slow the…
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How old do you feel? The answer might help predict your death: Study

LINDSEY TANNER THE ASSOCIATED PRESS CHICAGO – How old do you feel? Think carefully — the answer might help predict how much longer you’ll live….
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Is Vancouver ruining yoga? India thinks so (w/ video)

LARISSA CAHUTE VANCOUVER DESI Vancouverites have a passion for yoga. Studios have become as commonplace as coffee shops and sushi joints in the city, but…
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Drinking from chemical-laden cans may raise BP

IANS Seoul – Think again before you pick up that can from the department store for your favourite food or drink for it may lead…
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FAILED CATARACT SURGERIES

At least 24 poor, elderly patients go blind after free cataract surgery in north India

CHONCHUI NGASHANGVA THE ASSOCIATED PRESS NEW DELHI — Authorities ordered an investigation Friday after at least 24 poor and elderly people went blind following cataract…
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20 Pakistani children infected with HIV after blood transfusions

VANCOUVER DESI Nearly 20 children in Pakistan have tested positive for HIV after receiving blood transfusions, an international news agency has reported. According to Reuters,…
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Don’t ignore cancer symptoms

IANS London – Perhaps driven by fear, people often prefer to dismissing potential warning signs of cancer, thereby putting their lives at risk, says a…
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An Indian family’s strange wedding gift request: Pledge to donate blood and organs

VANCOUVER DESI Instead of the traditional gold and valuables, a Gujarati wedding on Sunday issued a strange gift request – for guests to donate blood…
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Looking forward to that nappuccino? Myths about noon nap busted

IANS London – It is often believed that an afternoon nap can do a body good. But there are people who are not convinced with…
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Surrey Memorial tops surgical wait times exceeding one year, could be fined for backlog of bookings

ADRIAN MACNAIR SURREY NOW  METRO VANCOUVER — Fraser Health could face $2.5 million in fines over a backlog of surgical wait times in hospitals across the…
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