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Vancouver police ask public to help locate ‘notorious gangster’ from Burnaby

Bobby Gill is wanted on several outstanding warrants. NICK EAGLAND VANCOUVER DESI Vancouver police are asking for the public’s... (more...)

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Vancouver murder victim’s family relieved as judges reject killer’s appeal of conviction (w/ video)

Ninderjit Singh, who was sentenced to life in prison without chance of parole for 16 years for the killing of his ex-girlfriend... (more...)

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Man jailed for murder of Vancouver girlfriend wants to withdraw his guilty plea (with video)

Ninderjit Singh, who was sentenced to life in prison without chance of parole for 16 years for the killing of his ex-girlfriend... (more...)

Surrey RCMP were called to Whalley early Monday after a body was discovered near Robertson Drive Park. Arlen Redekop/PNG

Updated: Foul play not suspected in death of man found early Monday in Whalley

Surrey RCMP were called to Whalley early Monday after a body was discovered near Robertson Drive Park. Arlen Redekop/PNG VANCOUVER... (more...)

A B.C. Mountie who is accused of watching sex acts between two female prisoners will stand trial. Stuart Davis, PNG files

“In hindsight, yeah, I should have stopped it”: Court hears RCMP officer after he allegedly watched jail sex

A B.C. Mountie who is accused of watching sex acts between two female prisoners will stand trial. Stuart Davis, PNG files THE... (more...)

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South Africa prosecuting authority unhappy with Oscar Pistorius judgement in shooting death of his girlfriend Reeva Steenkamp

South African Paralympian athlete Oscar Pistorius (C) leaves the High Court in Pretoria on September 12, 2014 after the verdict... (more...)

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Money for a tow? Clean-cut South Asian young man scamming elderly residents in Surrey

The Surrey fraud suspect is described as a South Asian male, mid 20’s, short black hair, clean cut, approximately 6’0″,... (more...)

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Indo-Canadian cocaine dealer lured by undercover police during ‘Project Anarchy’ gets six years prison

Canada Wide Warrant from Joint Forces Project Anarchy for: Ravinder Grewal, 32 years old, of Toronto (Canada wide warrant... (more...)

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Woman kept locked in bathroom for three years after failure to meet dowry demands

Woman kept locked in bathroom for three years after failing to meet dowry demands. File photo. VANCOUVER DESI A 25-year-old... (more...)

Langley mounties are looking for an Indo-Canadia suspected of invading a home in Aldergrove. RCMP Handout.

Two Indo-Canadian suspects duct taped Aldergrove woman before robbing her home

Langley mounties are looking for an Indo-Canadian man suspected of invading a home in Aldergrove. RCMP Handout. MATTHEW CLAXTON... (more...)

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Young Surrey man shot in probable targeted act

A 19-year-old Surrey man was shot in what appears to be a targeted act. Ian Lindsay/PNG Files. DERRICK PENNER POSTMEDIA... (more...)

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Trial to proceed for B.C. Mountie who allegedly watched sex acts in jail, but judge skeptical

A B.C. Mountie who is accused of watching sex acts between two female prisoners will stand trial. Stuart Davis, PNG files CAM... (more...)

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Rally held in Saskatoon in support of 65-year-old woman deported to Pakistan

THE CANADIAN PRESS SASKATOON — Supporters of a 65-year-old woman who was deported to her native Pakistan earlier this week have held a rally at…
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Fashion over the years in Bollywood

IMROZ MAUR VANCOUVER DESI Bollywood and Fashion go hand in hand; there is no Bollywood without fashion and there is no fashion without Bollywood. They…
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Customer finds fried rat mixed in pakoras at Indian railway snack kiosk

VANCOUVER DESI A snack kiosk at a railway station in Western India has been closed down after a customer found a fried rat mixed in…
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Vancouver-soccer

‘This isn’t lingerie football’: Vancouver Whitecaps video taken down (w/video)

DAN FUMANO VANCOUVER DESI After some fans and Internet commenters cried foul on a new online video promoting the Vancouver Whitecaps soccer team, club management…
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Turban-Esque: Bow Tie is a statement

The model is wearing an outfit by Le Chateau and Aldo shoes. For more pictures visit: www.turbanesque.com

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Fashion over the years in Bollywood

IMROZ MAUR VANCOUVER DESI Bollywood and Fashion go hand in hand; there is no Bollywood without fashion and there is no fashion without Bollywood. They…
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Wedding invitations – the Do’s

KIM TREHAN VANCOUVER DESI You are cordially invited…. We request the honor of your presence… Please join us… It is so difficult to decide on…
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India-rape

India pilots a project that enables one to discretely report a rape at an…ATM machine?

SUNNY MANGAT VANCOUVER DESI India pilots a project that enables one to discretely report a rape at an…ATM machine? The latest idea someone has come…
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Health Check

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‘Angelina Effect’ makes more women test for breast cancer

IANS London – The ‘Angelina Effect’ has more than doubled the genetic counselling and testing for breast cancer risk among British women. The ‘Angelina Effect’…
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New vaccines can change India’s health battles: Melinda Gates

IANS New Delhi – Introduction of four new vaccines in India’s national immunization programme by the new government can bring immense change in the country’s…
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Japan human trials

World’s first lab grown stem cells implanted

IANS Tokyo – Japanese researchers have successfully implanted lab-grown retinal tissue from induced pluripotent stem cells (iPS) into a woman in her 70s – the…
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Cancer

Cancer that claimed Terry Fox now highly curable, other sarcomas still challenging

SHERYL UBELACKER THE CANADIAN PRESS TORONTO – At the time Terry Fox was treated for the bone cancer that claimed his leg and eventually led…
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Lab-generated stem cells set for human trial in Japan

IANS Tokyo – In a major boost to stem cell research, a Japanese patient with a debilitating eye disease is set to become the first…
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Gene key to slowing ageing process identified

IANS New York – In a major breakthrough, researchers have identified a gene that can slow the ageing process throughout the entire body when activated…
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E-cigarettes may open addiction to marijuana, cocaine

IANS New York – Assumed by many as a safe alternative to cigarette smoking, electronic cigarettes or e-cigarettes as they are popularly called may, in…
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Man who ate metal scraps lands in hospital after swallowing a powerful magnet

CEN AGENCY A hungry Indian man who ate metal bottle tops, nuts and bolts, and pieces of scrap metal after getting lost, severely injured himself…
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Man declared dead by hospital wakes up two days later

CEN AGENCY An Indian hospital who declared a man dead discovered he was actually still alive when police turned up an incredible two days later…
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International student in Ottawa launches campaign to raise money for new prosthetic leg

MEGHAN HURLEY OTTAWA CITIZEN A Carleton University PhD student from Malaysia has launched a fundraising campaign to replace his worn-out prosthetic leg. Selvan Mohan, 24, was born without a…
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File photo: A nurse loads a syringe. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Chuck Stoody

South Surrey clinic places public ‘at risk,’ says document filed in Supreme Court

LARISSA CAHUTE VANCOUVER DESI A South Surrey clinic has “placed members of the public at risk” by falsely claiming to be naturopathic doctors and administering…
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India’s Rice Bucket Challenge gives a ‘meaningful twist’ to ALS ice bucket challenge

VANCOUVER DESI India has created its own “desi” version of the ALS ice bucket challenge that has swept the globe. While the original icy cold…
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