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TV stars recall their memorable fools day

Mumbai, March 31 (IANS) — Which one is your funniest prank that you have ever played on April Fools’ Day, which... (more...)

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Films like ‘Margarita…’ need support more than business: Kalki

Mumbai, March 31 (IANS) — Actress Kalki Koechlin is happy that actor Aamir Khan and his filmmaker wife Kiran Rao are... (more...)

Its ‘fun’ time for Sidharth Malhotra

Mumbai, March 31 (IANS) — Sidharth Malhotra has packed his bags and left for a vacation with his family. The actor... (more...)

‘Kuch Kuch Locha Hai’ trailer released, goes down and dirty

New Delhi, March 31 (IANS) — From Ram Kapoor’s double-meaning ticklers to seductive stints of actress Sunny Leone,... (more...)

Films for internet is the future: Homi Adajania

Mumbai, March 31 (IANS) — Celebrities can be seen taking the virtual route to stay connected to their fans, but filmmaker... (more...)

KJo nervous, stressed out about ‘Bombay Velvet’

Mumbai, March 31 (IANS) — Filmmaker Karan Johar, who is foraying into acting with Anurag Kashyap’s “Bombay... (more...)

‘Shuddhi’ to go on the floors after ‘Brothers’ release: Karan Johar

Mumbai, March 31 (IANS) — Filmmaker Karan Johar has revealed that his production venture “Shuddhi” will... (more...)

Raai Laxmi lands a special role in ‘Akira’

Mumbai, March 31 (IANS) — Raai Laxmi is set to make her Bollywood debut in a special appearance in A.R. Murugadoss-directed... (more...)

Presh Rawal, Naseeruddin trash censors over ‘Dharam Sankat..’

Mumbai, March 31 (IANS) — While there were reports that the Central Board of Film Certification (CBFC) invited religious... (more...)

Kangana, Madhavan, Raghu to join ‘Masterchef’ gang for finale

New Delhi, March 30 (IANS) — Makers of cooking-based reality TV show “MasterChef India 4″ are set to roll... (more...)

Wanted my statement to be India’s: Miss India World (IANS Interview)

Mumbai, March 30 (IANS) — Aditi Arya, the proud winner of this year’s Femina Miss India World crown, says she... (more...)

Intimate scenes are like any other scenes, says Swastika Mukherjee

Mumbai, March 30 (IANS) — Actress Swastika Mukherjee, who has certain bold scenes in Dibaker Banerjee’s crime... (more...)

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Underarm incident recalled as Australia-New Zealand rivalry rekindles in World Cup final

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Cricket World Cup

Clarke’s Australians prepare to take on unpopular role in the World Cup final vs New Zealand

JOHN PYE THE ASSOCIATED PRESS MELBOURNE, Australia — Win or lose, Michael Clarke and his Australian teammates are probably going to be portrayed as the…
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India-Australia-weird news

Youth cut his tongue as sacrifice at an Indian temple for nation’s cricket victory

IANS Chennai – In a senseless act, a cricket crazy youth in Tamil Nadu offered the tip of his tongue as a sacrifice at a…
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Teenager shoots himself after father bans Facebook chat

IANS Lucknow - A 14-year-old boy shot himself Thursday after his father reprimanded him for chatting too often on social networking site Facebook, police said. The…
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Simplify Your Space for Spring

NIRMALA RANIGA VANCOUVER DESI “There exists within each of us a natural state of simple and open awareness in which we feel happy, light, and…
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Pt. Yogesh Samsi

Calling all Tabla students, teachers and artists to Surrey

NINA BUDDHDEV SPECIAL TO VANCOUVER DESI  Pandit Yogesh Samsi will be conducting a 4-day Tabla workshop series from March 30 to April 2 and a Solo table concert on…
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Ready, Set, Fundraise!

HARNOOR GILL VANCOUVER DESI A fitness goal is unlike any other goal in this world and it’s a goal in life that almost everyone strives…
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Vancouver Canucks

Whitest Brown Guy: Not your typical Hockey Dad

RANDY SANGHA VANCOUVER DESI So here I am at the tail of end of the ice hockey season.  No, not those guys…what are they called,…
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Health Check

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When my life was interrupted by cancer

HINDUSTAN TIMES As Benjamin Franklin pointed out, the only two certainties in life are death and taxes. The latter comes as a grim reminder every…
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Woman goes into labour on board Qatar Airways flight, gives birth before emergency landing

THE CANADIAN PRESS The passenger load on a Qatar Airways flight grew by one when a woman went into labour and delivered her baby before…
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Vancouver-health check

Measles alert issued in Vancouver

VANCOUVER DESI Travellers aboard an Air China flight to Vancouver may have been exposed to the measles virus, say local health officials. Vancouver Coastal Health…
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Popular artificial sweetener may treat aggressive cancers

IANS New York – Once considered as a possible carcinogen, the artificial sweetener saccharin could actually lead to the development of drugs capable of combating…
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‘She cut me.… I’m pregnant’: Police release woman’s 911 call after unborn baby ‘removed’ from womb

WASHINGTON POST A 26-year-old pregnant woman in Colorado, spotting a Craigslist ad for baby clothes, drove to the home of the woman who placed the…
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Wealth behind decline in number of reproducing males

IANS New York – Researchers have discovered a dramatic decline in genetic diversity in male lineages four to eight thousand years ago — likely the…
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‘We should be eating things that taste good’

Vancouver doctor says scientific evidence supports eating whatever you like RICHARD WATTS TIME COLONIST Dr. John Sloan, a B.C. family doctor, treats his coffee like…
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Inspired Life: A Stanford neurosurgeon’s parting wisdom about life and time

WASHINGTON POST In residency, there’s a saying: The days are long, but the years are short. In neurosurgical training, the day usually began a little…
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Indian doctors use glue to fix patient’s bleeding lung

IANS New Delhi – A 60-year-old patient suffering from massive hemoptysis underwent a rare treatment process in which his blood vessel was fixed with a…
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QUEBEC-WOMEN-FERTILITY

Want in vitro treatment? Must vow you have had lots and lots of sex first

THE CANADIAN PRESS Quebec women who want government-financed in vitro fertilization will have to sign a statement saying they have been sexually active for a…
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