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Pictured here are the 2013 facilitators of the TK. Submitted photo.

Cancer survivor knows the importance of support and advice

Pictured here are the 2013 facilitators of the Team Salama Women’s Cancer Support Group. Submitted photo. LARISSA CAHUTE VANCOUVER... (more...)

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‘It got quite graphic’: Hockey dad charged with threatening 10-year-old player on his son’s team

Burnaby Winter Club team had just lost a playoff game IAN AUSTIN THE PROVINCE The Karen Magnusson Arena in North Vancouver,... (more...)

Former MLA Harry Bloy. Ward Perrin / PNG

Former Burnaby MLA Harry Bloy’s business recruiting temporary Asian workers for Canadian jobs

Former MLA Harry Bloy. Ward Perrin / PNG JENNIFER MOREAU BURNABY NOW BURNABY, B.C. — Former Liberal Burnaby MLA Harry... (more...)

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Transit police conducting sexual assault awareness campaign in Metro Vancouver

Const. Kevin Goodmurphy of the transit police checks a SkyTrain car during a stop at the Braid station in New Westminster.... (more...)

BRITISH COLUMBIA DESI POLITICIAN

Opinion: B.C.’s pay-when-caught system for politicians needs to end

Raj Chouhan, the NDP MLA for Burnaby-Edmonds, became the latest politician to cut a cheque to taxpayers for questionable... (more...)

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Man injured in targeted shooting at Burnaby’s Cactus Club restaurant (updated)

STEPHANIE IP, DAN FUMANO And CHERYL CHAN VANCOUVER DESI RCMP have shut down Kingsway following a shooting at the crowded... (more...)

Former freestyle wrestler Arjan Bhullar has taken up boxing with coach Manny Sobral at the North Burnaby Boxing Club. Bhullar  won gold at the 2010 Commonwealth games. Ric Ernst / PNG

Olympic wrestler makes the switch to boxing, but the long hours of training haven’t changed (w/video)

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Burnaby issues Ghadar centenary proclamation

Prominent community activist Makhan Tut receives Ghadar proclamation from the Mayor Derrick Corrigan. Submitted GURPREET... (more...)

Rogue Dentist

Reward offered for rogue Burnaby dentist suspected of trying to flee to another market

Photos of patients leaving the household clinic of rogue dentist David Wu (aka Tung Sheng Wu). Postmedia News POSTMEDIA NEWS The... (more...)

Rogue Dentist

I’m not that David Wu, retired North Van dentist with same name as rogue operator tells his former patients

Photos of equipment and other materials in household dental clinic of rogue dentist David Wu (aka Tung Sheng Wu). NORTHSHORE... (more...)

Rogue Dentist

Rogue Burnaby dentist suspected of trying to flee Canada

Photos of equipment and other materials in household dental clinic of rogue dentist David Wu (aka Tung Sheng Wu). JEFF LEE POSTMEDIA... (more...)

Rogue Dentist

Burnaby fake dentist’s patients warned to get tested for infectious diseases

Photos of equipment and other materials in household dental clinic of rogue dentist David Wu (aka Tung Sheng Wu). THANDI... (more...)

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CEN AGENCY These are the luxury homes that no-one wants in a place locals call ‘The City of the Dead’. Over 100 villas here have…
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In this Saturday, Feb. 15, 2014, file photo, Miss America 2014 Nina Davuluri attends the NCAA college basketball game between Syracuse and North Carolina State in Syracuse, N.Y. AP Photo/Nick Lisi

Miss America asks U.S. high school to reconsider suspending student who asked her to prom (w/ gallery)

THE ASSOCIATED PRESS  YORK, Pa. — Miss America is asking a Pennsylvania school district to reconsider the punishment of a high school senior who asked…
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Rolling Dreams: Watched a Book, Read a film

RASIKA POTE VANCOUVERDESI Didn’t get the title of my post? Let’s make it simple for you. I recently watched ‘2 States’ the film directed by…
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RUBY BEDI BAINS VANCOUVER DESI The recent 9% BC Hydro rate increase was no April Fools’ prank.  Did it motivate you to find ways to save?…
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Democracy: A blessing with a touch of curse

SURESH KURL VANCOUVER DESI  It was an irresistible sunny winter morning of 1956. Civics teacher Ras Bihari Johri invited us – the grade eleven students…
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Vivek Oberoi supports Narendra Modi, calls him karma yogi

IANS Mumbai  – Actor Vivek Oberoi has come out in support of Bharatiya Janata Party’s (BJP) prime ministerial candidate Narendra Modi and says he is…
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Gallery: Weird Indian political party names and symbols

VANCOUVER DESI In a country with over 800 million eligible voters, which symbol you vote for is very important. The largest political parties have simple…
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Investors hope India elections will bring new government to break deadlock, revive growth

KAY JOHNSON THE ASSOCIATED PRESS MUMBAI, India — India’s stock market has hit several new highs in the last month and the once-struggling rupee has…
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Indian city bans selfies inside polling booths (w/gallery)

VANCOUVER DESI The next selfie you snap could land you in jail – for Indian voters at least. According to Indian news publication the Bangalore…
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India Elections: Rahul Gandhi attacks Narendra Modi’s ‘toffee model’

IANS Agra – Congress vice president Rahul Gandhi kept up his attack on BJP prime ministerial candidate Narendra Modi’s “toffee model” of development that only…
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India Elections: Narendra Modi attacks Rahul Gandhi over ‘toffee model’, regrets targeting PM

IANS Hazaribagh/Bhagalpur – BJP’s prime ministerial candidate Narendra Modi Tuesday took a dig at Congress vice president Rahul Gandhi for his “toffee model” jibe, and…
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India's opposition Bharatiya Janata Party's prime ministerial candidate Narendra Modi greets his supporters as he arrives to address an election rally in Vaishali, outskirts of New Delhi, India, Thursday, April 3, 2014. AP Photo/Saurabh Das

PM aspirant Modi’s marital status triggers questions from rivals during Indian elections

ASHOK SHARMA THE ASSOCIATED PRESS NEW DELHI — India’s governing Congress party on Friday asked election authorities to prosecute the Hindu nationalist opposition’s prime ministerial…
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