Fashion

Delhi in top spot as e-commerce hub: Survey

New Delhi, Dec 19 (IANS) — Delhi rated as the number one e-commerce hub with the maximum amount of mobile phones and... (more...)

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Snapdeal to promote Rajasthani handicrafts

New Delhi, Dec 19 (IANS) — E-commerce website Snapdeal.com has joined hands with Rajasthan Small Industries Corp (RAJSICO)... (more...)

Sushmita announces second edition of Jabong fashion week

New Delhi, Dec 19 (IANS) — Former beauty queen and actress Sushmita Sen Friday launched the second edition of Jabong... (more...)

Excited to meet football fanatics in Mumbai: Alessandro Del Piero

Mumbai, Dec 19 (IANS) — Alessandro Del Piero was stunned to see the craze for football in the people here when he came... (more...)

Don’t buy your children cheap, old car

New York, Dec 19 (IANS) — Parents could be putting their children’s lives at risk if they buy them a cheap and... (more...)

Stress triggering diabetes in developing nations

By migrating to urban areas in search of better life opportunities, people in developing countries are increasing their risk... (more...)

Miss World

Bikini round removed from Miss World pageant

Britain Miss World ◄ Back Next ► ◄ Back Next ► Picture... (more...)

Know what makes kids generous

By recording brain activity in kids, a study has found that generous behaviour among kids requires a controlled thought process. When... (more...)

Better drivers worse at texting while driving

New York, Dec 19 (IANS) — Older, more mature motorists, who typically are better drivers in many circumstances are... (more...)

Now designer swimsuits for moms, courtesy Nidhi Munim

New Delhi, Dec 19 (IANS) — Designer Nidhi Munim has come to the rescue of women who shy away from wearing a swimsuit... (more...)

Much food for thought at this media hangout (Foodie Trail – Lucknow )

By Mohit Dubey Lucknow, Dec 19 (IANS) — Since the times of the nawabs, the city has been known for its delectable street... (more...)

Obesity can be considered disability, EU court rules

London, Dec 18 (IANS) — The European Union’s (EU) highest court has ruled obesity can be considered as a disability... (more...)

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Avoiding relapse, inviting happiness over the Holiday Season

NIRMALA RANIGA VANCOUVER DESI The holiday season can be an especially challenging time for individuals in recovery from addictive behaviours. Holiday parties and celebrations with…
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Miss World

Bikini round removed from Miss World pageant

IANS London – The Miss World contest, which has been an annual feature since 1951, will no longer feature a swimsuit round in their competition,…
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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 finale of the reality…
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Taliban attack

Pakistani student who skipped school on the day of Taliban rampage ‘isn’t talking to anyone’

VANCOUVER DESI A 15-year-old student of Pakistan’s Army Public School  – which was bombed by the Taliban this week, killing 141 people, of which 132…
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Blogs

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Recipe: Crimson Crush – Gingery Ribena Cocktail

VANCOUVER DESI – JESSIE LEHAIL This Crimson Crush has a distinctive, yet spicy flavour that is refreshing with a bit of bubble. Plus it has…
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Avoiding relapse, inviting happiness over the Holiday Season

NIRMALA RANIGA VANCOUVER DESI The holiday season can be an especially challenging time for individuals in recovery from addictive behaviours. Holiday parties and celebrations with…
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Volunteers loaded up toys for charities

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

HARVEY KOONER VANCOUVER DESI Victor Ghirra’s giving spirit is alive and well with help from the Benevolent Brotherhood Society, Ghirra family, the Co-operators Insurance agencies…
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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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Health Check

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Ibuprofen an anti-ageing medicine?

IANS Washington – A common drug, Ibuprofen, which tackles pain and fever may also hold the key to a longer, healthier life, a study says….
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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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Alcohol blackouts not funny at all

IANS New York – Some people think that alcohol-related blackouts, bad hangovers and outrageous behaviour at parties are funny. It is actually not. According to…
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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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