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Today in History – Dec. 2

Advance THE CANADIAN PRESS Today in History for Dec. 2: On this date: In 1552, St. Francis Xavier, the founder of the Jesuits,... (more...)

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Surrey’s homeless struggle with winter shelter options

Amrit Chauhan holds the clipboard he uses to sign people in to the extreme weather shelter at Surrey Urban Mission. AMY REID/SURREY... (more...)

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Abbotsford acupuncturist’s clients urged to get tested for HIV, hepatitis

An Abbotsford acupuncturist has had her licence to practise suspended after a Fraser Health investigation into unsanitary... (more...)

SASKATCHEWAN

Saskatchewan premier on trade mission touts potash deals with Indian companies

Saskatchewan Premier, Brad Wall is on a trade mission to India. BRYAN SCHLOSSER/Leader-Post. CLARE CLANCY THE CANADIAN PRESS REGINA... (more...)

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Kim Kardashian’s trip to India and appearance on Bigg Boss cancelled

Kim Kardashian ◄ Back Next ► ◄ Back Next ► Picture... (more...)

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Victim of ski accident to open spinal-cord recovery centre in Richmond (w/video)

Dhruv Kapoor and his dad, Sanjay, are opening a First Steps spinal-cord injury clinic in Richmond, B.C. around Dec. 15. Wayne... (more...)

nude photos

Kim Kardashian’s date with India called off

Kim Kardashian poses for Paper Mag. IANS Mumbai – The India trip of American reality TV star Kim Kardashian has reportedly... (more...)

op-ed

Aziza Sindhu: How do you grieve for a tyrant father?

Salim Sindhu, seen in 2005 after winning the Star of the Millennium Volunteer Award for his work devoted to language skills... (more...)

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Aishwarya Rai Bachchan celebrates 20 years of Miss World by funding surgeries for 100 kids (w/gallery)

Aishwarya Rai celebrates 20 years of being crowned Miss World ◄ Back Next ► ... (more...)

Paper-nude photos

I did it for myself: Kim on her nude photoshoot

Kim Kardashian poses for Paper Mag. IANS Los Angeles – Reality TV star Kim Kardashian, who recently posed nude for... (more...)

Surrey-civic election

How did mayoral candidates fare in each of Surrey’s town centres?

Doug McCallum topped 11 of 52 polling stations, mostly in Newton and Whalley While Hepner took the most votes in every town... (more...)

South Asian

South Asian realtor Colin Basran becomes Kelowna’s youngest-ever mayor

Colin Basran, 37, becomes Kelowna’s youngest ever mayor. Webgrab , Handout RON SEYMOUR KELOWNA DAILY COURIER Colin... (more...)

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op-ed

Aziza Sindhu: How do you grieve for a tyrant father?

AZIZA SINDHU CALGARY HERALD My father, Salim M. Sindhu, passed away on Nov. 10. As a child, I wished he smiled at me, as a…
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India

Honour Killing: Delhi girl killed by parents for marrying her boyfriend

HINDUSTAN TIMES Three days after marrying her boyfriend in a temple, a 21-year-old Delhi University student was murdered and secretly cremated by her parents for…
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violence against women

SFU grad bringing local attention to issue of violence against women in India (w/ gallery)

LARISSA CAHUTE VANCOUVER DESI After spending more than a year researching violence against women in India as part of her U.K. Master’s degree program, Surrey’s…
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Punjabi Chura

Punjab Chura: Not just pretty bangles

KIM TREHAN VANCOUVER DESI Here comes the bride… all dressed in …red.  From head to toe adorned in red is your traditional Punjabi bride. But…
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Blogs

Kesler

Spice Sports: Ryan Kesler returns, Lions fire head coach

GOPI AND THE GORA FOR VANCOUVER DESI The return of beast mode descends upon us once again. Former Canuck Ryan Kesler makes his much anticipated return…
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CanucksOilers

Spice Sports: Canucks Game Preview & Darcy Rota interview

  GOPI AND THE GORA FOR VANCOUVER DESI Tonight on the Spice Sports show we will preview game 19 of the Canucks season. The Canucks…
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Punjabi Chura

Punjab Chura: Not just pretty bangles

KIM TREHAN VANCOUVER DESI Here comes the bride… all dressed in …red.  From head to toe adorned in red is your traditional Punjabi bride. But…
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LionsAls

Spice Sports: Lions disappoint in East Semi-final

GOPI AND THE GORA FOR VANCOUVER DESI It wasn’t too long ago that the city of Vancouver was on a major sports high. The Canucks…
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Health Check

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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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incubator malfunction

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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spine-health-medicine

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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india

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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God Boy-parasitic twin

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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doctor-scapegoat

Indian doctor arrested, blames tainted medicine for deaths of 13 women after sterilization

MUNEEZA NAQVI THE ASSOCIATED PRESS NEW DELHI — The doctor who conducted sterilization procedures after which 13 women died in central India was arrested, but…
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Rival Suspected Of Smear Using Dog Bite To Claim Rape

Indian dance instructor’s dog-bite selfie blows up into student rape allegation against him

CEN AGENCY An Indian dance instructor says his life has been ruined by social media after he posted an image of himself showing a dog…
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population control

India’s sterilization drive leaves 8 women dead, 20 others seriously ill (w/video)

KATY DAIGLE THE ASSOCIATED PRESS NEW DELHI — Eight Indian women have died and 20 others were in critical condition Tuesday after undergoing sterilization surgeries…
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Gut bacteria

Gut bacteria decide our body weight

IANS London – Our genetic makeup influences whether we are fat or thin by shaping which types of microbes thrive in our body, shows a…
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