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Breast cancer in South Asian women often diagnosed at later stage: study

By Sheryl Ubelacker THE CANADIAN PRESS TORONTO — Women of South Asian descent are more likely to be diagnosed with... (more...)

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Breast cancer in South Asian women often diagnosed at later stage: study

By Sheryl Ubelacker THE CANADIAN PRESS TORONTO — Women of South Asian descent are more likely to be diagnosed with... (more...)

Ambedkar faced political untouchability after death: Modi

New Delhi, April 20 (IANS) — Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Monday said India has a constitution in which there is... (more...)

Sushma Swaraj to attend Bandung Conference

New Delhi, April 20 (IANS) — External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj is to attend the 60th anniversary of the Bandung... (more...)

Tripura block’s incredible feat in financial inclusion

By Sujit Chakraborty Agartala, April 20 (IANS) — Prime Minister Narendra Modi will confer an award on Tripura’s... (more...)

PN investment in India at highest level in eight years

New Delhi, April 20 (IANS) — Foreign institutional investment by means of Participatory Notes (PNs) reached its highest... (more...)

Lanco Infra sells Udupi plant at Rs.6,300 crore to Adani Power

New Delhi, April 20 (IANS) — Lanco Infratech on Monday announced the successful closure of the sell-off of its Udupi... (more...)

Van collides with 3-wheeled vehicle packed with students in India; 5 killed and 6 injured

THE ASSOCIATED PRESS PATNA, India — A van collided with a small three-wheeled vehicle packed with 11 teenage students... (more...)

China plans $45 bn investments in Pakistan, signs 51 MoUs (Roundup)

Islamabad, April 20 (IANS) — Pakistan and China on Monday signed 51 agreements and Memoranda of Understanding (MoUs)... (more...)

Coal, railway ministries, Odisha sign coal evacuation MoU

New Delhi, April 20 (IANS) — The coal ministry on Monday signed an MoU with the railway ministry and the Odisha government... (more...)

Gang rape documentary: SC seeks response from two advocates

New Delhi, April 20 (IANS) — The Supreme Court on Monday gave advocates M.L. Sharma and A.P. Singh two weeks’... (more...)

Andrew Macdonald, regional general manager for Uber Central, which includes all of Canada and the Central U.S., admits that Uber hasn’t always been in control of its message.

Can Uber bury its PR disasters once and for all and prove it’s a force for good?

Andrew Macdonald, regional general manager for Uber Central, which includes all of Canada and the Central U.S., admits that... (more...)

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Taste India: Mix creamed spinach with crispy paneer

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JAGDEESH MANN VANCOUVER DESI For Vancouver publisher, Harbinder Singh Sewak, the dream was four years in the making. This week, as millions of Sikhs around…
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VANCOUVER DESI Check out photos of Indian Prime Mininster Narendra Modi’s visit to Canada. RELATED STORIES: “Rock-star” Modi to get Bollywood-style welcome at Surrey Hindu…
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11 of 19 Surrey/Delta shootings between South Asian, Somalian groups

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NIRMALA RANIGA VANCOUVER DESI Ayurveda, a Sanskrit term meaning “science of life,” is a 5,000-year-old healing system founded in India. From the Ayurvedic perspective, we,…
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Morbidly obese B.C. woman denied reimbursement after weight-loss surgery complications in California

KEITH FRASER VANCOUVER DESI A B.C. woman who spent $85,000 in California for treatment of complications arising from surgery for morbid obesity has been denied…
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Sex crimes influenced by genes in families: Study

IANS London – Close male relatives of men convicted of sexual offences are more likely to commit the same types of crimes, Swedish scientists have…
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Homeopathy drugs for AIDS from snake venom, HIV Virus

IANS New Delhi – Scientific research into possible medicines for the dreaded AIDS disease from the human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) itself and even snake venom…
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Breastfeeding women treat sex as survival strategy

IANS Washington – In a first such study that focuses on how women experience sex after having babies, US researchers have revealed that more time…
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Daddy Quota: Canada has found a way to get dads to do more housework

BRIGID SCHULTE THE WASHINGTON POST We’ve long known the importance of giving women the chance to spend some few weeks — or months — away…
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Courage To Come Back: Andy Bhatti makes it his life’s work to help young victims of sex abuse

SUSAN LAZARUK VANCOUVER DESI This is the first of six profiles on recipients of the 2015 Courage To Come Back Awards, presented by Coast Mental…
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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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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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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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