Europe

EU reposes faith on Lima climate summit for post-Kyoto deal

Moscow, Nov 28 (IANS/TASS) — The upcoming UN climate talks in the Peruvian capital Lima would be significant in terms... (more...)

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Sri Lankan presidential candidate vows to protect incumbent from war crimes prosecution

THE ASSOCIATED PRESS COLOMBO, Sri Lanka — Sri Lanka’s opposition presidential candidate vowed Friday not to support... (more...)

Maharashtra youth who joined ISIS returns to India

Thane (Maharashtra), Nov 28 (IANS) — A youth from Maharashtra, who joined the terror group Islamic State (IS) in Iraq,... (more...)

e-visa facility for 43 countries will boost tourism: India Inc

New Delhi, Nov. Nov 28 (IANS) — The rolling out of e-visa facility for tourists from 43 countries, including the US,... (more...)

Sri Lanka s presidential candidate vows to protect incumbent from war crimes prosecution

THE ASSOCIATED PRESS COLOMBO, Sri Lanka — Sri Lanka’s opposition presidential candidate says he does not support... (more...)

MH17 victim posthumously awarded degree by New Zealand varsity

Wellington, Nov 28 (IANS) — A New Zealand citizen, who died in the crash of the Malaysia Airlines flight MH17 in Ukraine... (more...)

UN-backed summit to promote ‘Swachh Bharat’ drive

Rishikesh (Uttarakhand), Nov 28 (IANS) — Prominent leaders of all major faiths in India as well as political leaders... (more...)

Iranian woman dances without hijab defying country’s laws

Tehran, Nov 28 (IANS) — An Iranian woman has defied the country’s ultra-restrictive laws by dancing publicly... (more...)

Chopper deal: Court to consider charge-sheet Dec 15

New Delhi, Nov 28 (IANS) — A court here Friday fixed Dec 15 for considering the charge-sheet filed against businessman... (more...)

Media biased against sportswomen: Study

London, Nov 28 (IANS) — The little media coverage that women athletes receive as compared to male sportsmen is leading... (more...)

We had moral obligation to represent truth: ‘Bhopal: A Prayer for Rain’ director (IANS Special: 30 years of Bhopal gas tragedy)

By Nivedita New Delhi, Nov 28 (IANS) — The Union Carbide pesticide plant in Bhopal spewed poisonous gas on the night... (more...)

The trick to better Indian wines, the French way (Foodie Trail)

By Sahana Ghosh Kolkata, Nov 28 (IANS) — What happens at the molecular level when the crisp layers of wine hit your... (more...)

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NDP Minister

Editorial: Amrik Virk should do the honourable thing and resign

THE PROVINCE If Advanced Education Minister and former Mountie Amrik Virk doesn’t understand why he should resign his portfolio, Premier Christy Clark should ease him…
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murder-suicide

Girls hanged from tree died by suicide, say Indian investigators who ruled out gang rape

MUNEEZA NAQVI THE ASSOCIATED PRESS NEW DELHI — India’s top investigative agency said Thursday that two teenage girls believed to have been raped and hanged…
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Surrey crash victim’s son says deporting parolee would ‘send a message’

TOM ZYTARUK SURREY NOW SURREY — A Surrey man who killed an elderly man when he smashed his brother’s Corvette into a Surrey bus shelter…
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Islamophobia

Stereotyping is alive and well when it comes to Muslim and Sikh religious symbols in Canada

GORDON MCINTYRE VANCOUVER DESI One-third of British Columbians believe radicalized people live among us, according to a poll commissioned by The Province. The survey of…
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Blogs

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Coupon Queen: Tips for Surviving Black Friday Mania

RUBY BEDI BAINS VANCOUVER DESI You may be planning on crossing the border to head to the US but take note Canadian retailers have embraced…
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Spice Sports: Top 2 NBA Draft Picks go Head-to-Head!

GOPI AND THE GORA FOR VANCOUVER DESI TUNE IN TO SPICE SPORTS, M-F, 5-7PM ON SPICE RADIO 1200AM Last night, for the first time this…
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Raw Hope: Save and protect children in the world’s most dangerous places

War is a terrible act that has haunted mankind for centuries to come. Ever since wars that started because of land, to wars based on…
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USA Thanksgiving Blog

CHOPRA ADDICTION AND WELLNESS CENTER BLOG:The Beauty of Giving Thanks

NIRMALA RANIGA VANCOUVER DESI “Gratitude is a state of being in which we feel connected to everything in the universe. It is a fullness of…
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Bollywood sex

Bipasha Basu: Pinkathon important platform encouraging women

IANS Mumbai – Actress Bipasha Basu Tuesday expressed support for Pinkathon, a run for breast cancer awareness, terming it an important platform that encourages women….
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Abbotsford acupuncturist’s clients urged to get tested for HIV, hepatitis

NICK EAGLAND VANCOUVER DESI Health authorities are urging clients of an Abbotsford acupuncturist to get tested for HIV and hepatitis after determining she failed to…
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incubator malfunction

Eight babies die in Pakistan as incubators malfunction

IANS/EFE Islamabad – Eight newborn babies died of asphyxiation at a hospital in eastern Pakistan’s Punjab province, after their incubators failed to supply them with…
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Too much texting bad for your spine

IANS New York – Simple texting on smartphone can exert nearly 23 kg of pressure on your spine depending on the angle at which you…
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Man isolated at New Delhi airport after traces of Ebola virus found in his semen

THE ASSOCIATED PRESS NEW DELHI — A 26-year-old Indian man who recovered from Ebola in Liberia has been placed in isolation at the New Delhi…
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God Boy-parasitic twin

Parents call baby with eight limbs God Boy, claim he looks like an Indian deity

CEN AGENCY A baby born with four arms and four legs has been dubbed God Boy by his parents because they say he looks like…
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India Sterilization Deaths

Director of Indian drug company arrested in sterilization deaths investigation

MUNEEZA NAQVI THE ASSOCIATED PRESS NEW DELHI — Indian police have arrested the director of a drug manufacturing firm that allegedly supplied medication to women…
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doctor-scapegoat

Indian doctor arrested, blames tainted medicine for deaths of 13 women after sterilization

MUNEEZA NAQVI THE ASSOCIATED PRESS NEW DELHI — The doctor who conducted sterilization procedures after which 13 women died in central India was arrested, but…
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Rival Suspected Of Smear Using Dog Bite To Claim Rape

Indian dance instructor’s dog-bite selfie blows up into student rape allegation against him

CEN AGENCY An Indian dance instructor says his life has been ruined by social media after he posted an image of himself showing a dog…
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India’s sterilization drive leaves 8 women dead, 20 others seriously ill (w/video)

KATY DAIGLE THE ASSOCIATED PRESS NEW DELHI — Eight Indian women have died and 20 others were in critical condition Tuesday after undergoing sterilization surgeries…
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