Society

I’m not typical music video model: Megan Fox

Los Angeles, March 31 (IANS) — Hollywood actress Megan Fox, who posed looking flawless for a magazine cover, says she’s... (more...)

More Society

Iggy Azalea loves her bosom

Los Angeles, March 31 (IANS) — Singer Iggy Azalea is happy talking about her breast augmentation surgery because she... (more...)

Madison, Wilkinson to star in ‘Sharknado 3′

Los Angeles, March 31 (IANS) — Former Playboy models Holly Madison and Kendra Wilkinson will add glamour to “Sharknado... (more...)

Indians spend over 13 hours each week on cooking: Study

Nuremberg (Germany)/Kolkata, March 30 (IANS) — People in India and Ukraine spend just over 13 hours a week cooking,... (more...)

Pope Francis’s iPad to be auctioned off for charity

Montevideo, March 30 (IANS/EFE) — An auction house in Uruguay’s capital Montevideo hopes to get at least $40,000... (more...)

Flexible working hours make workers happy: Study

London, March 30 (IANS) — Allowing workers to choose the slot of hours they want to work in is good for their well-being,... (more...)

Arjun’s new haircut his saviour from summer heat

Mumbai, March 30 (IANS) — Actor Arjun Kapoor’s latest mohawk-inspired hairstyle is not for any movie role. He... (more...)

Truly admire Deepika for the person she is: Homi Adajania

Mumbai, March 30 (IANS) — Deepika Padukone, who has made strong statements about women’s rights in a short video,... (more...)

AIFW 2015 high on design, less on Bollywood drama (Review)

By Sugandha Rawal New Delhi, March 30 (IANS) — A whimsical world of fantasies, silhouttes straight from fairy tales... (more...)

Passionate lovers idealise their partners’ faces

New York, March 30 (IANS) — Women who are passionately in love idealise their partners’ faces, according to a... (more...)

Women prefer to click selfies from right-hand side

London, March 30 (IANS) — If your girlfriend insists on clicking her selfie from the right-hand side, then she is not... (more...)

Want to get styled by fashionista Sonam Kapoor?

Mumbai, March 30 (IANS) — Keeping a close eye on a celebrity’s style quotient is something that most youths enjoy,... (more...)

 More »

Don't Miss...

World Cup final

Underarm incident recalled as Australia-New Zealand rivalry rekindles in World Cup final

STEVE MCMORRAN THE ASSOCIATED PRESS MELBOURNE, Australia — Relations between New Zealand and Australia at a political level have regained their natural cordiality in the…
Continue Reading »

Cricket World Cup

Clarke’s Australians prepare to take on unpopular role in the World Cup final vs New Zealand

JOHN PYE THE ASSOCIATED PRESS MELBOURNE, Australia — Win or lose, Michael Clarke and his Australian teammates are probably going to be portrayed as the…
Continue Reading »

India-Australia-weird news

Youth cut his tongue as sacrifice at an Indian temple for nation’s cricket victory

IANS Chennai – In a senseless act, a cricket crazy youth in Tamil Nadu offered the tip of his tongue as a sacrifice at a…
Continue Reading »

Freedom-Section 66A-India

Teenager shoots himself after father bans Facebook chat

IANS Lucknow - A 14-year-old boy shot himself Thursday after his father reprimanded him for chatting too often on social networking site Facebook, police said. The…
Continue Reading »

Blogs

Messy Bedroom with quote

Simplify Your Space for Spring

NIRMALA RANIGA VANCOUVER DESI “There exists within each of us a natural state of simple and open awareness in which we feel happy, light, and…
Continue Reading »

Pt. Yogesh Samsi

Calling all Tabla students, teachers and artists to Surrey

NINA BUDDHDEV SPECIAL TO VANCOUVER DESI  Pandit Yogesh Samsi will be conducting a 4-day Tabla workshop series from March 30 to April 2 and a Solo table concert on…
Continue Reading »

Harnoor Gill is volunteering at the World Vision Canada headquarers in Mississauga, Ontario

Ready, Set, Fundraise!

HARNOOR GILL VANCOUVER DESI A fitness goal is unlike any other goal in this world and it’s a goal in life that almost everyone strives…
Continue Reading »

Vancouver Canucks

Whitest Brown Guy: Not your typical Hockey Dad

RANDY SANGHA VANCOUVER DESI So here I am at the tail of end of the ice hockey season.  No, not those guys…what are they called,…
Continue Reading »

VANCOUVER WEATHER

Today Tuesday Wednesday
It is forcast to be Rain at 7:00 PM PDT on March 30, 2015
Rain
16°/7°
It is forcast to be Partly Cloudy at 7:00 PM PDT on March 31, 2015
Partly Cloudy
11°/5°
It is forcast to be Chance of Rain at 7:00 PM PDT on April 01, 2015
Chance of Rain
11°/4°

Health Check

cancer

When my life was interrupted by cancer

HINDUSTAN TIMES As Benjamin Franklin pointed out, the only two certainties in life are death and taxes. The latter comes as a grim reminder every…
Continue Reading »

delivery-emergency landing

Woman goes into labour on board Qatar Airways flight, gives birth before emergency landing

THE CANADIAN PRESS The passenger load on a Qatar Airways flight grew by one when a woman went into labour and delivered her baby before…
Continue Reading »

Vancouver-health check

Measles alert issued in Vancouver

VANCOUVER DESI Travellers aboard an Air China flight to Vancouver may have been exposed to the measles virus, say local health officials. Vancouver Coastal Health…
Continue Reading »

cancer treatment

Popular artificial sweetener may treat aggressive cancers

IANS New York – Once considered as a possible carcinogen, the artificial sweetener saccharin could actually lead to the development of drugs capable of combating…
Continue Reading »

Colorado-horrific tragedy

‘She cut me.… I’m pregnant’: Police release woman’s 911 call after unborn baby ‘removed’ from womb

WASHINGTON POST A 26-year-old pregnant woman in Colorado, spotting a Craigslist ad for baby clothes, drove to the home of the woman who placed the…
Continue Reading »

Medical clipboard and stethoscope

Wealth behind decline in number of reproducing males

IANS New York – Researchers have discovered a dramatic decline in genetic diversity in male lineages four to eight thousand years ago — likely the…
Continue Reading »

health-taste-science-fat

‘We should be eating things that taste good’

Vancouver doctor says scientific evidence supports eating whatever you like RICHARD WATTS TIME COLONIST Dr. John Sloan, a B.C. family doctor, treats his coffee like…
Continue Reading »

patient and surgeon

Inspired Life: A Stanford neurosurgeon’s parting wisdom about life and time

WASHINGTON POST In residency, there’s a saying: The days are long, but the years are short. In neurosurgical training, the day usually began a little…
Continue Reading »

health-India

Indian doctors use glue to fix patient’s bleeding lung

IANS New Delhi – A 60-year-old patient suffering from massive hemoptysis underwent a rare treatment process in which his blood vessel was fixed with a…
Continue Reading »

QUEBEC-WOMEN-FERTILITY

Want in vitro treatment? Must vow you have had lots and lots of sex first

THE CANADIAN PRESS Quebec women who want government-financed in vitro fertilization will have to sign a statement saying they have been sexually active for a…
Continue Reading »


NEWS PHOTOS