NRI/Diaspora

Less than 10 Indians keen on joining, Muslim leaders denounced IS: NSA Doval

New Delhi, Nov 22 (IANS) — National Security Adviser (NSA) Ajit Doval Saturday said there were fewer than 10 cases... (more...)

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Three arrested after Surrey RCMP-involved shooting in Newton

AMY REID SURREY NOW NEWTON — Three people are in custody following a police-involved shooting in Newton Friday afternoon. Shortly... (more...)

Immigrant-language test

Woman loses Canadian citizenship for failing language, knowledge tests after it was granted in error

A woman lost her Canadian citizenship after it was granted in error despite failing the language test. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Darryl... (more...)

Doctor assisted suicide

Suresh Kurl: States that allow and encourage Euthanasia have to be God free zones

In the 21st century culture, Krishna’s sermon translates that physicians should mind treating their patients; not persuading... (more...)

Surrey

Surrey’s YouTube prankster Ace Journey on a roll (w/video)

Harry — better known to his subscribers as Ace Journey — who hails from Surrey has more than 14,000 subscribers on his... (more...)

SURREY CRASH-DESI-TRUCK DRIVER

Surrey truck driver sued in crash that killed on-duty Mountie

BC Mountie Crash ◄ Back Next ► ◄ Back Next ► Picture... (more...)

Today in History – Dec. 2

Advance THE CANADIAN PRESS Today in History for Dec. 2: On this date: In 1552, St. Francis Xavier, the founder of the Jesuits,... (more...)

India being looked at with renewed respect, enthusiasm: Modi (Roundup)

New Delhi, Nov 21 (IANS) — In a report card to citizens on his 10-day, three-nation visit during which he met 38 world... (more...)

Ponzi scheme

Indian police arrest opposition leader for alleged involvement in multibillion dollar Ponzi scheme

Indian police have arrested Srinjoy Bose, an opposition leader for alleged involvement in a huge Ponzi scheme. Manjunath... (more...)

Black money promotes terror, says Modi

New Delhi, Nov 21 (IANS) — India has convinced world leaders that black money needs to be fought as it promotes terrorism... (more...)

Diaspora must be part of India’s development: Modi

New Delhi, Nov 21 (IANS) — The Indian diaspora must be a part of the country’s development, Prime Minister Narendra... (more...)

homeless-poverty

Surrey’s homeless struggle with winter shelter options

Amrit Chauhan holds the clipboard he uses to sign people in to the extreme weather shelter at Surrey Urban Mission. AMY REID/SURREY... (more...)

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Indian bride draws flak for wearing $700,000 jewellery at her wedding

CEN AGENCY An Indian sweet maker made sure his daughter was the golden girl at her upcoming wedding by covering her in gold jewellery worth…
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India

Video: Bear mauls Indian farmer to death, injures second man (Warning: Graphic Content)

VANCOUVER DESI An Indian farmer was mauled to death and another left seriously injured after a terrifying and unusual bear attack in Karnataka on Monday,…
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Spiderman

Video: India’s real-life Spiderman scales buildings with bare hands

VANCOUVER DESI A 27-year-old man in India who is nicknamed the “real-life Spiderman” has become one of Karnataka’s leading tourist attractions for his ability to effortlessly…
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Victim of ski accident to open spinal-cord recovery centre in Richmond (w/video)

NICK EAGLAND VANCOUVER DESI Dhruv Kapoor realized he was in deep trouble as he barrelled down a ski run in Russell, Man., on an icy…
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Blogs

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Spice Sports: Whitecaps announce new USL PRO team!

GOPI AND THE GORA FOR VANCOUVER DESI An exciting announcement was made this morning at UBC’s Gerald McGavin Rugby Centre. Soccer fans in Vancouver will…
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Doctor assisted suicide

Suresh Kurl: States that allow and encourage Euthanasia have to be God free zones

DR. SURESH KURL VANCOUVER DESI  The following are the personal thoughts and feelings I had, when I attended a group of physicians, psychiatrists and religious…
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Spice Sports: Ryan Kesler returns, Lions fire head coach

GOPI AND THE GORA FOR VANCOUVER DESI The return of beast mode descends upon us once again. Former Canuck Ryan Kesler makes his much anticipated return…
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Spice Sports: Canucks Game Preview & Darcy Rota interview

  GOPI AND THE GORA FOR VANCOUVER DESI Tonight on the Spice Sports show we will preview game 19 of the Canucks season. The Canucks…
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Health Check

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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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spine-health-medicine

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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india

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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Gut bacteria

Gut bacteria decide our body weight

IANS London – Our genetic makeup influences whether we are fat or thin by shaping which types of microbes thrive in our body, shows a…
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