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Pakistani PM Sharif asks Obama to play role for resolution of Kashmir issue

Pakistani Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif has asked Obama to resolve Kashmir issue with india. (AP Photo/Markus Schreiber) MUNIR... (more...)

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Myanmar security forces profiting from fleeing Rohingya Muslims

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Barack Obama condemns ‘outrageous’ attacks in Canada

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Indian PM Narendra Modi has more American Facebook fans than most U.S. politicians

Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi has mor American Facebook fans than most politicians in the United States, according... (more...)

DINNER WHITE HOUSE

What’s on the White House menu for Indian PM Narendra Modi who’s fasting?

Modi had warm water and lime for dinner at White House. File: Indian people living in the US gather in support outside the... (more...)

OBAMA VISIT WASHINGTON DC

Barack Obama and Narendra Modi say they will set a new agenda capitalizing on trade and co-operation

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Once shunned by U.S., India’s Modi rides wave of enthusiasm to White House for visit with Obama

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Modi Mania: In glitzy New York speech, Indian Prime Minister says country won’t look back under his leadership

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INDIA INDEPENDENCE DAY

Barack Obama, Narendra Modi to begin repairing strained India-U.S. ties at White House meeting

Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi. (AP Photo/Saurabh Das) THE ASSOCIATED PRESS WASHINGTON — The White House says... (more...)

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India’s new prime minister accepts Obama’s invitation to visit Washington in September

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Taliban spokesman says U.S. soldier Bergdahl, held for 5 years, was treated well

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President Barack Obama speaks at Arlington National Cemetery in Arlington, Va., Monday, May 26, 2014. AP Photo/Susan Walsh

Obama administration accidentally reveals name of undercover top CIA official in Afghanistan

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Christy Clark throws support behind Amrik Virk taking ethical fire

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Gallery: The bold and beautiful strut their stuff at Pakistan Fashion Week

VANCOUVER DESI Pakistan’s bold and beautiful models presented the Autumn/Winter 2014 collections at the three-day long Fashion Week in Karachi. The Pakistan Fashion Week has…
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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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South African judge will decide whether to throw out honeymoon murder case

CHRISTOPHER TORCHIA THE ASSOCIATED PRESS JOHANNESBURG — A South African judge will rule Dec. 8 on whether to dismiss the murder case against a British…
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HotDog Day

Event: Association of South Asian Professionals of B.C. organize Hotdog Day for the homeless

VANCOUVER DESI The Association of South Asian Professionals of British Columbia (ASAP), working with Friendship Providers in Action, will be conducting a Hotdog Day for…
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Coupon Queen: Tips for Surviving Black Friday Mania

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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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Health Check

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Surrey Memorial tops surgical wait times exceeding one year, could be fined for backlog of bookings

ADRIAN MACNAIR SURREY NOW  METRO VANCOUVER — Fraser Health could face $2.5 million in fines over a backlog of surgical wait times in hospitals across the…
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Birth control pills

The biggest fight for abortion in Canada isn’t in New Brunswick. It’s over a tiny pill

Canadian women face a stark urban-rural divide in access to abortion. How a tiny pill under Health Canada review could fix it ASHLEY CSANADY CANADA.COM…
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South Asian doctor finds fruit extract that may cause cancer cells to kill themselves

CRAIG PEARSON WINDSOR STAR A University of Windsor anti-cancer crusader may have discovered his most effective agent yet — a fruit that causes evil cells to commit…
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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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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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