Sports

No word yet on whether goal-line technology will be used at 2015 Women s World Cup

By Neil Davidson THE CANADIAN PRESS TORONTO — FIFA has confirmed that goal-line technology will be used at next month’s... (more...)

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Russian minister says World Cup 2018 host city Kaliningrad could be cut over stadium delays

THE ASSOCIATED PRESS MOSCOW — Russian Sports Minister Vitaly Mutko says the city of Kaliningrad could lose the right... (more...)

Russian minister says World Cup 2018 host city Kaliningrad could be cut over stadium delays

THE ASSOCIATED PRESS MOSCOW — Russian Sports Minister Vitaly Mutko says the city of Kaliningrad could lose the right... (more...)

Pune Marathas beat Hyderabad Aces to enter CTL final

Pune, Nov 25 (IANS) — Pune Marathas entered the final of the Champions Tennis League (CTL), beating Hyderabad Aces... (more...)

Rio chooses mascots for Olympics, Paralympics; represent animal and plant life in Brazil

By Stephen Wade THE ASSOCIATED PRESS RIO DE JANEIRO — A bright yellow cat-like figure, which also combines elements... (more...)

Hockey legend Pat Quinn remembered as a straight shooter with a heart of gold

HKN-OBIT-Pat-Quinn, 6th Writethru Correction By Stephen Whyno THE CANADIAN PRESS On the ice, behind the bench and behind... (more...)

Arab-Israeli soccer match ends in violence

Jerusalem, Nov 24 (IANS/EFE) — Tensions arising from Israel’s recent incidents of violence spread Sunday night... (more...)

Hockey legend Pat Quinn remembered as a straight shooter with a heart of gold

By Stephen Whyno THE CANADIAN PRESS On the ice, behind the bench and behind his desk, Pat Quinn was an imposing figure. “‘The... (more...)

Dos Santos, Mulder help Delhi Dynamos win in ISL

Guwahati, Nov 24 (IANS) — Delhi Dynamos revived their hopes of a place in the top-four by beating NorthEast United... (more...)

Hockey legend Pat Quinn remembered as a straight shooter with a heart of gold

By Stephen Whyno THE CANADIAN PRESS On the ice, behind the bench and behind his desk, Pat Quinn was an imposing figure. “‘The... (more...)

Former NHL star and longtime coach Pat Quinn dies at age 71

By Stephen Whyno THE CANADIAN PRESS On the ice, behind the bench and behind his desk, Pat Quinn was an imposing figure. “‘The... (more...)

Mumbai Tennis Masters beat Punjab Marshalls in CTL

Mumbai, Nov 24 (IANS) — Mumbai Tennis Masters eked out a 29-20 win against Punjab Marshalls in a round robin match... (more...)

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

KRISTI ALEXANDRA SURREY NOW SURREY — If you were recently chased through Bear Creek Park by a Sasquatch, chances are you were part of a…
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Venus Williams dances on a Bollywood number in India (w/gallery, video)

CEN AGENCY Former world number one tennis player Venus Williams, 34, took the opportunity to fulfil a lifelong dream by dancing to a Bollywood number…
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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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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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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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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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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 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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