Bowling

India suffer early setback after England amass 569/7 (Roundup)

Southampton, July 28 (IANS) — Aggressive batting by Ian Bell (167) and debutant Jos Buttler (85) helped England reach... (more...)

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Bell’s unbeaten century takes England to 452/5 (Tea report)

Southampton, July 28 (IANS) — Ian Bell’s unbeaten century took England to 452/5 at tea against India on Day 2... (more...)

India back to square one at Southampton (Analysis)

Southampton, July 28 (IANS/RAY) — It was virtually back to the ignominy of 2011, as England plundered runs against... (more...)

Cook, Ballance put England on top at the end of day 1 (Roundup)

Southampton, July 27 (IANS) — Captain Alastair Cook and Gary Ballance’s 158-run second wicket stand took England... (more...)

India in firm control as England falter in chase (Roundup)

London, July 21 (IANS) — India put themselves in pole position by reducing England to 105 for four, still needing 214... (more...)

Jadeja, Bhuvneshwar put India in strong position (Tea report)

London, July 20 (IANS) — A sparkling 99-run partnership between Ravindra Jadeja and Bhuvneshwar Kumar helped India... (more...)

Vijay, Jadeja help India open 243-run lead (Lunch report)

London, July 20 (IANS) — Murali Vijay fell five short of a deserving century while Ravindra Jadeja’s unbeaten... (more...)

India vs England: Second Test, Day 3 scoreboard

London, July 19 (IANS) — The following is the Day 3 scoreboard of the second Test between India and England at Lord’s... (more...)

Dhoni captaincy error costs India lead (Analysis)

London, July 19 (IANS/RAY) — India captain Mahendra Singh Dhoni committed an elementary error by employing Bhuvneshwar... (more...)

India vs England: Second Test, Day 3, tea scoreboard

London, July 19 (IANS) — Scoreboard at tea on Day 3 of the second Test between India and England at Lord’s here... (more...)

India vs England: Second Test, Day 3, lunch scoreboard

London, July 19 (IANS) — The following is the lunch scoreboard on Day 3 of the second Test between India and England... (more...)

Lord’s Test evenly poised (Roundup)

London, July 18 (IANS) — Bhuvneshwar Kumar’s four-wicket haul and a fighting century from Gary Ballance left... (more...)

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Angry villagers mob alleged suspects after another girl found hanging from tree in India

KOUSHIK DUTTA HINDUSTAN TIMES A 7-year-old girl was found raped, murdered and hanging from a tree in West Bengal on Thursday, resurfacing horrific memories from…
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Indian baby whose head swelled to three times its size smiling and laughing a year later (w/ photos)

VANCOUVER DESI A three-year-old girl in New Delhi who was given little chance of survival after her head swelled to three times its normal size…
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Private tutor who mercilessly beat child finally arrested in Kolkata

IANS Kolkata  – Private tutor Pooja Singh, who was caught on video brutally thrashing a three-and-a-half-year-old child in Kolkata, was finally arrested Friday, police said….
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Indian kidnappers agree to handover boy to parents on condition of swapping him for his sister

CEN AGENCY In a bizarre demand, parents of an Indian boy who has been kidnapped, were told that they could have youngster back if they…
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Blogs

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Fitness Facts – Benefits of Indian Lassi

In the age of shakes made of every vegetable and fruit imaginable or protein powder power drinks – let’s take things back to a time…
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Will Israeli and Palestinian children ever find peace?

SUNNY MANGAT VANCOUVER DESI The Israeli-Palestine conflict has been an ongoing struggle that began around the mid-20th Century. BBC UK has reported in the past…
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TASTE INDIA: Recipe for Lamb and Blueberry Rogan Josh

BC BLUEBERRY COUNCIL It’s blueberry season in B.C. again, and this year we’re expecting one of our province’s most bountiful crops yet. So heat things up…
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A Decision: How my dad’s story is Canada’s story

HARMAN PANDHER VANCOUVER DESI “A journey of a thousand miles begins with a single step.” ~ Lao-tzu Two years ago this past Canada Day, my…
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Commonwealth Games

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Kate, William and other royals in the house at the Commonwealth Games

DENNIS PASSA THE ASSOCIATED PRESS GLASGOW — The second in line to the British throne visited the Commonwealth Games on Monday, and he brought along…
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India wins 4th shooting gold medal at Commonwealth Games, leads all countries in the event (w/ gallery)

DENNIS PASSA THE ASSOCIATED PRESS GLASGOW — India won its fourth shooting gold medal of the Commonwealth Games when Jitu Rai won the 50-meter pistol…
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Sporting fans disappointed as Indian flag depicted upside down in Commonwealth Games promotional video

VANCOUVER DESI India is already making headlines as the Commonwealth Games officially kick off in Glasgow – but not for sporting-related reasons. In an official…
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Health Check

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Indian baby whose head swelled to three times its size smiling and laughing a year later (w/ photos)

VANCOUVER DESI A three-year-old girl in New Delhi who was given little chance of survival after her head swelled to three times its normal size…
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Former U.S. chief of medicine indicted for prescription fraud

IANS Washington  – A U.S. court has indicted a former chief of medicine of illegally running a prescription racket that led to the death of…
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Indian teen boy gets 232 teeth removed from “very rare” tumour in his jaw

VANCOUVER DESI A 17-year-old boy in India underwent a seven-hour long operation on Monday to have a whopping 232 teeth removed from a “very rare”…
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Dos and don’ts for pregnant women while travelling

IANS New Delhi – Expecting mothers with normal pregnancy are not prevented from travelling by airplane, train, four-wheelers, but they need to be cautious, says…
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A different kind of courtroom drama: Woman gives birth to baby girl in witness room

IANS London – A heavily-pregnant woman gave birth to a baby girl in a court in Britain after going into labour in the witness room,…
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HIV epidemic

Number of people with HIV unchanged worldwide over the last two years: UNAIDS

United Nations claims it can stop epidemic by 2030 THE ASSOCIATED PRESS LONDON — The number of people living with HIV worldwide has remained virtually…
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Research fraud

Toronto doctor says it’s time to lock up research miscreants

MARGARET MUNRO VANCOUVER DESI A leading Toronto doctor has reignited debate over research fraud saying doctors and academics who fudge and fabricate data should be…
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Teenager undergoes rare spine disorder surgery, walks within couple of days

IANS Gurgaon – A 16-year old girl has successfully undergone a complex surgery for a spinal cord disorder at a hospital here, a doctor said…
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Roundtable highlights refugee health-care struggles due to government cutbacks

CLARE CLANCY THE CANADIAN PRESS TORONTO — Every second Saturday, a small clinic in Toronto offers free medical care to anyone who needs it —…
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SFU’s bhangra study needs postmenopausal dancing women

SURREY NOW SURREY — Postmenopausal South Asian women are needed for a study on the impact of bhangra dancing on their health. Researchers at Simon…
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