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Deported Saskatoon woman in hiding in Pakistan, friend says

Jamila Bibi (right) was whisked away by two Canadian Boarder Services Agency (CBSA) officers at the Saskatoon airport, set... (more...)

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Surrey mayor on man accused of Serena Vermeersch murder: ‘Why on earth would you let him free?’

Teenager Serena Vermeersch’s body was found in the 14600 block of 66th Ave. Tues., Sept. 16. She had been reported... (more...)

CRIME VANCOUVER

Vancouver police ask public to help locate ‘notorious gangster’ from Burnaby

Bobby Gill is wanted on several outstanding warrants. NICK EAGLAND VANCOUVER DESI Vancouver police are asking for the public’s... (more...)

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Rally held in Saskatoon in support of 65-year-old woman deported to Pakistan

As Jamila Bibi embraced Sahana Yeasmin, her fierce ally and caring friend, she was whisked away by two Canadian Boarder Services... (more...)

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Surrey teen Serena Vermeersch’s murder has neighbourhood on edge (w/video)

Teenager Serena Vermeersch’s body was found in the 14600 block of 66th Ave. Tues., Sept. 16. She had been reported... (more...)

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Vancouver murder victim’s family relieved as judges reject killer’s appeal of conviction (w/ video)

Ninderjit Singh, who was sentenced to life in prison without chance of parole for 16 years for the killing of his ex-girlfriend... (more...)

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Blatchford: Pakistani woman deserves a better life in this big, empty country

Jamila Bibi was whisked away by two Canadian Boarder Services Agency (CBSA) officers early Tuesday morning at the Saskatoon... (more...)

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Bangladesh court commutes death sentence of Islamist to imprisonment until death for 1971 war crimes

File: Jamaat-e-Islami leader Delwar Hossain Sayedee (C) is escorted by security personnel as he emerges from the Bangladesh... (more...)

DEPORTED-PAKISTAN

Tearful farewell as woman who faces death for adultery charges in Pakistan deported from Saskatoon

As Jamila Bibi embraced Sahana Yeasmin, her fierce ally and caring friend, she was whisked away by two Canadian Boarder Services... (more...)

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Suspect in gangster Sandip Dhure shooting claims Charter rights violated when police seized firearms from apartments

Workers clean the scene of a 2012 shooting at Vancouver’s Wall Centre in which gangster Sandip Duhre was killed. Police... (more...)

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Man jailed for murder of Vancouver girlfriend wants to withdraw his guilty plea (with video)

Ninderjit Singh, who was sentenced to life in prison without chance of parole for 16 years for the killing of his ex-girlfriend... (more...)

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Saskatoon woman, 65, faces death if deported to native Pakistan: lawyer

Concerned citizens rally for Jamila Bibi who is currently in a Saskatchewan jail and fearing deportation back to Pakistan... (more...)

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Surrey’s Punjabi radio stations facing CRTC ban

TERESA VERENCA SURREY NOW SURREY — Two radio stations operating out of Surrey could be slapped with mandatory cease-and-desist orders come October. According to the…
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Rally held in Saskatoon in support of 65-year-old woman deported to Pakistan

THE CANADIAN PRESS SASKATOON — Supporters of a 65-year-old woman who was deported to her native Pakistan earlier this week have held a rally at…
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Fashion over the years in Bollywood

IMROZ MAUR VANCOUVER DESI Bollywood and Fashion go hand in hand; there is no Bollywood without fashion and there is no fashion without Bollywood. They…
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Setting up a business may be one of the biggest things you create and fund. Who you hire could make or break that dream in…
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Turban-Esque: Bow Tie is a statement

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Fashion over the years in Bollywood

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Wedding invitations – the Do’s

KIM TREHAN VANCOUVER DESI You are cordially invited…. We request the honor of your presence… Please join us… It is so difficult to decide on…
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‘Angelina Effect’ makes more women test for breast cancer

IANS London – The ‘Angelina Effect’ has more than doubled the genetic counselling and testing for breast cancer risk among British women. The ‘Angelina Effect’…
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New vaccines can change India’s health battles: Melinda Gates

IANS New Delhi – Introduction of four new vaccines in India’s national immunization programme by the new government can bring immense change in the country’s…
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World’s first lab grown stem cells implanted

IANS Tokyo – Japanese researchers have successfully implanted lab-grown retinal tissue from induced pluripotent stem cells (iPS) into a woman in her 70s – the…
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Cancer

Cancer that claimed Terry Fox now highly curable, other sarcomas still challenging

SHERYL UBELACKER THE CANADIAN PRESS TORONTO – At the time Terry Fox was treated for the bone cancer that claimed his leg and eventually led…
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Lab-generated stem cells set for human trial in Japan

IANS Tokyo – In a major boost to stem cell research, a Japanese patient with a debilitating eye disease is set to become the first…
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Gene key to slowing ageing process identified

IANS New York – In a major breakthrough, researchers have identified a gene that can slow the ageing process throughout the entire body when activated…
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E-cigarettes may open addiction to marijuana, cocaine

IANS New York – Assumed by many as a safe alternative to cigarette smoking, electronic cigarettes or e-cigarettes as they are popularly called may, in…
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Man who ate metal scraps lands in hospital after swallowing a powerful magnet

CEN AGENCY A hungry Indian man who ate metal bottle tops, nuts and bolts, and pieces of scrap metal after getting lost, severely injured himself…
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Man declared dead by hospital wakes up two days later

CEN AGENCY An Indian hospital who declared a man dead discovered he was actually still alive when police turned up an incredible two days later…
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International student in Ottawa launches campaign to raise money for new prosthetic leg

MEGHAN HURLEY OTTAWA CITIZEN A Carleton University PhD student from Malaysia has launched a fundraising campaign to replace his worn-out prosthetic leg. Selvan Mohan, 24, was born without a…
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South Surrey clinic places public ‘at risk,’ says document filed in Supreme Court

LARISSA CAHUTE VANCOUVER DESI A South Surrey clinic has “placed members of the public at risk” by falsely claiming to be naturopathic doctors and administering…
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India’s Rice Bucket Challenge gives a ‘meaningful twist’ to ALS ice bucket challenge

VANCOUVER DESI India has created its own “desi” version of the ALS ice bucket challenge that has swept the globe. While the original icy cold…
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