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Government hikes FDI limit in pension sector to 49 percent

New Delhi, April 27 (IANS) — The Indian government on Monday raised the limit of foreign direct investment (FDI) in... (more...)

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47 Telangana, Andhra tourists return from Nepal

Hyderabad, April 26 (IANS) — At least 47 tourists and pilgrims from Telangana and Andhra Pradesh, who were visiting... (more...)

Surrey Six

Forum at Surrey gurdwara to address recent shootings and drugs-related violence

‘The gurdwara feels responsible to pro-actively engage with the public in stopping this senseless violence’ Eileen... (more...)

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Surrey NDP MPs Jinny Sims and Jasbir Sandhu call on Tories to help stop shootings

Surrey Mounties investigate a shooting in Newton. Tom Zytaruk/SURREY NOW TOM ZYTARUK SURREY NOW SURREY — Surrey’s NDP... (more...)

Hollywood-Bollywood

Harold & Kumar actor Kal Penn stars in film being shot in B.C.

Kal Penn is leaving Hugh Laurie behind for Barack Obama. Phil McCarten/Reuters/National Post MICHAEL D. REID TIMES COLONIST Kal... (more...)

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Podcast: NDP MLA Harry Bains talks about April 19 shooting in Surrey

File photo: NDP MLA Harry Bains spoke to The Province about the April 19 shooting of his nephew Arun. Steve Bosch/PNG VANCOUVER... (more...)

Adventures Grand Slam-skiing

Indian twins complete Adventures Grand Slam; conquer 7 summits, 2 poles on skis

Twin sisters Nungshi and Tashi Malik at the North Pole. HT Photo HINDUSTAN TIMES Dehradun based twin sisters Nungshi and... (more...)

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Indo-Canadian actress Sunny Leone: People write all sort of crazy stories about me

Sizzling Sunny Leone ◄... (more...)

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Surrey MP Jinny Sims wants to know why shipping containers not being inspected

Jinny Sims, MP for Newton-North Delta and NDP critic for employment and social development. TOM ZYTARUK SURREY NOW SURREY... (more...)

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Indian woman’s debilitating brain tumour turns out to be ‘evil twin’ complete with bone, hair and teeth

Yamini Karanam, a PhD student from Hyderabad, India, who was studying computer science at Indiana University, fell ill... (more...)

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Lawsuit pits Canadian beauty contestant against pageant organizer

Tamara Jemuovic, a drop-dead gorgeous blond Torontonian whose parents moved to Canada from Serbia, is suing the Miss World... (more...)

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Diet Pepsi changes sweeteners in an aspartame-wary world

PepsiCo says it’s dropping aspartame from Diet Pepsi in response to customer feedback and replacing it with sucralose,... (more...)

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Hollywood-Bollywood

Harold & Kumar actor Kal Penn stars in film being shot in B.C.

MICHAEL D. REID TIMES COLONIST Kal Penn is coming to town to star in The Girl in the Photographs, a horror feature that began shooting…
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PARENTS-VIOLENCE

Video shows a mom beating school staff after her daughter was stopped from carrying cellphone

HINDUSTAN TIMES A woman allegedly beat up the director of a school in Jalandhar after her daughter was stopped from carrying a mobile phone…
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Video shows a young girl being brutally beaten with a stick, kicked by her father

VANCOUVER DESI A viral video of a father brutally beating up a young girl will make you shiver with anger and disgust, and want to…
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gang life prevention

End Gang Life: Problems surrounding gun violence run deeper than skin colour or culture

SGT. LINDSEY HOUGHTON SPECIAL TO VANCOUVER DESI Kids are shooting at each other.  The violence these children are engaged in with each other has now…
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Blogs

gang life prevention

End Gang Life: Problems surrounding gun violence run deeper than skin colour or culture

SGT. LINDSEY HOUGHTON SPECIAL TO VANCOUVER DESI Kids are shooting at each other.  The violence these children are engaged in with each other has now…
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You're pretty cool for an Indian girl

You’re pretty cool for a brown girl

You are pretty cool for a “brown” girl. Interesting statement or is it the latest pick up line? This is a statement I have been…
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Manjula's Kitchen-Taste India

Taste India: Gujarati masala khichdi is a delight for the senses

ALMAS MEHERALLY VANCOUVER DESI When I say khichdi, you must be thinking of the simple sick man’s food. But no, that’s not what I’m talking…
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Learn to make Indian foods at home

Recipes for Pani Puri and Spicy Potato Patties from Indian for Everyone by Anupy Singla LAURA BREHAUT CANADA.COM Spices, and the way you use them,…
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Overcast with rain showers at times. High 14C. Winds S at 15 to 25 km/h. Chance of rain 70%.
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Cloudy with occasional showers. High 13C. Winds S at 15 to 25 km/h. Chance of rain 50%.

Health Check

brain tumor-evilt win

Indian woman’s debilitating brain tumour turns out to be ‘evil twin’ complete with bone, hair and teeth

WASHINGTON POST Something was wrong with Yamini Karanam. The PhD student had moved from Hyderabad, India, to Indiana to study computer science. But her new…
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Diet Pepsi changes sweeteners in an aspartame-wary world

DUANE D. STANFORD BLOOMBERG PepsiCo Inc. will start selling Diet Pepsi without aspartame later this year, one of the biggest changes to the beverage in…
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Can yoga really give you an orgasm? Well, let’s just call it a yogasm!

MAXINE FRITH THE DAILY TELEGRAPH So, can yoga really give you an orgasm? Besides improving your flexibility, the ancient practice apparently has another, rather unexpected,…
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Dad gets parental rights after donating sperm to woman who used turkey baster to impregnate herself

THE ASSOCIATED PRESS RICHMOND, Va. — A woman who used a turkey baster to impregnate herself is on the losing side of a legal battle…
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Study finds breast cancer in South Asian women often diagnosed at later stage

SHERYL UBELACKER THE CANADIAN PRESS TORONTO — Women of South Asian descent are more likely to be diagnosed with breast cancer in its later stages…
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Morbid obesity

Morbidly obese B.C. woman denied reimbursement after weight-loss surgery complications in California

KEITH FRASER VANCOUVER DESI A B.C. woman who spent $85,000 in California for treatment of complications arising from surgery for morbid obesity has been denied…
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Men self esteem

Sex crimes influenced by genes in families: Study

IANS London – Close male relatives of men convicted of sexual offences are more likely to commit the same types of crimes, Swedish scientists have…
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Homeopathy drugs for AIDS from snake venom, HIV Virus

IANS New Delhi – Scientific research into possible medicines for the dreaded AIDS disease from the human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) itself and even snake venom…
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Breastfeeding women treat sex as survival strategy

IANS Washington – In a first such study that focuses on how women experience sex after having babies, US researchers have revealed that more time…
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Daddy Quota: Canada has found a way to get dads to do more housework

BRIGID SCHULTE THE WASHINGTON POST We’ve long known the importance of giving women the chance to spend some few weeks — or months — away…
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