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Finding Bollywood stars’ roots in Peshawar

New Delhi, Dec 18 (IANS) — Celebrities from the Indian film world have condemned the recent bloodbath in Pakistan’s... (more...)

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Peshawar attack: Pakistanis overwhelmed with India’s solidarity

New Delhi, Dec 18 (IANS) — For the past two days, Indians have been constantly communicating with Pakistanis through... (more...)

Major militant attacks in Pakistan in recent years

THE ASSOCIATED PRESS ISLAMABAD — Pakistan has been gripped by an insurgency for more than a decade, an internal war... (more...)

Major Pakistani Taliban attacks (To go with Pakistan school attack story)

The following are some of the deadliest terror attacks carried out by the Tehreek-e-Taliban Pakistan (TTP) since its inception... (more...)

All about Tehreek-e-Taliban Pakistan (To go with Pakistan school attack story)

Islamabad, Dec 16 (IANS) — The Tehreek-e-Taliban Pakistan (TTP), also known as Pakistani Taliban, is the deadliest... (more...)

Major militant attacks in Pakistan in recent years

THE ASSOCIATED PRESS ISLAMABAD — Pakistan has been gripped by an insurgency for more than a decade, an internal war... (more...)

Major militant attacks in Pakistan in recent years

THE ASSOCIATED PRESS ISLAMABAD — Pakistan has been gripped by an insurgency for more than a decade, an internal war... (more...)

Pakistan journalist community to protest manhandling

Islamabad, Dec 16 (IANS) — Pakistan’s journalistic community called for a countrywide protest Tuesday over the... (more...)

Pakistan politician declared proclaimed offender

Islamabad, Dec 16 (IANS) — An anti-terrorism court in Pakistan has declared Pakistan Awami Tehreek (PAT) chief Tahirul... (more...)

Imran Khan addresses supporters

Islamabad, Dec 15 (IANS) — Pakistan Tehreek-i-Insaf (PTI) chairman Imran Khan Monday joined a caravan of his supporters... (more...)

Media attacked by PTI protestors

Islamabad, Dec 15 (IANS) — Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) protestors Monday targeted the media, manhandling journalists... (more...)

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American woman, 87, has made conserving Afghanistan’s heritage a lifelong passion

In this Tuesday, Dec. 9, 2014 photo, Nancy Hatch Dupree, 87, listens during an interview with The Associated Press at the... (more...)

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MTV Roadies a way of life for youth

‘MTV Roadies’ now lifestyle for youth, says Rannvijay Singh

IANS Kolkata – Popular video jockey-turned-actor Rannvijay Singh Thursday spoke about the originality of reality TV show “MTV Roadies”, and said the series has become…
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TALIBAN ATTACK

Pakistani Taliban school attack: ‘I’ll never forget the boots approaching me… I felt death was approaching me’

ASHFAQ YUSUFZAI, HARRIET ALEXANDER And RICHARD SPENCER THE DAILY TELEGRAPH PESHAWAR/LONDON — The attack was meticulously planned and, once the Taliban had decided that even…
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Forever young? UBC researchers may have stumbled upon the secret to youthful skin

Mice without a certain enzyme didn’t appear to age RANDY SHORE POSTMEDIA NEWS Scientists at the University of B.C. searching for ways to slow the…
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No hope for deported Pakistani woman to return to Saskatoon as Ottawa closes case

THE CANADIAN PRESS SASKATOON — The lawyer for a woman deported to Pakistan says there is no hope left that she will be allowed to…
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Blogs

Crispy Fried Green Tomatoes

Recipe: Perfect for Hanukkah – Crispy Fried Green Tomatoes

VANCOUVER DESI – JESSIE LEHAIL Sigh….these Crispy Fried Green Tomatoes are good. They’re very, very good. So don’t attempt them unless you’re willing to deal…
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How to deal with Stress

Successfully handling stress during the ‘Holiday Season’

NIRMALA RANIGA VANCOUVER DESI For many people, the holidays can be stressful. The expectation that the season is one of joy, when we may not…
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Ooey Gooey Cheesy Butter Chicken Sauce Bread

Recipe: Ooey Gooey Cheesy Butter Chicken Sauce Bread

JESSIE LEHAIL VANCOUVER DESI I love a food mash up. The idea of throwing two good things together to make a new wonderful thing, always…
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Fitness Facts: Holiday Calories & Burning Them Off

Want to make healty alternatives for the holidays? Put a number on it. Think of how many calories you have to burn before eating your…
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Health Check

Ageless skin-beauty-anti-ageing

Forever young? UBC researchers may have stumbled upon the secret to youthful skin

Mice without a certain enzyme didn’t appear to age RANDY SHORE POSTMEDIA NEWS Scientists at the University of B.C. searching for ways to slow the…
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How old do you feel? The answer might help predict your death: Study

LINDSEY TANNER THE ASSOCIATED PRESS CHICAGO – How old do you feel? Think carefully — the answer might help predict how much longer you’ll live….
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Is Vancouver ruining yoga? India thinks so (w/ video)

LARISSA CAHUTE VANCOUVER DESI Vancouverites have a passion for yoga. Studios have become as commonplace as coffee shops and sushi joints in the city, but…
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Drinking from chemical-laden cans may raise BP

IANS Seoul – Think again before you pick up that can from the department store for your favourite food or drink for it may lead…
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FAILED CATARACT SURGERIES

At least 24 poor, elderly patients go blind after free cataract surgery in north India

CHONCHUI NGASHANGVA THE ASSOCIATED PRESS NEW DELHI — Authorities ordered an investigation Friday after at least 24 poor and elderly people went blind following cataract…
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20 Pakistani children infected with HIV after blood transfusions

VANCOUVER DESI Nearly 20 children in Pakistan have tested positive for HIV after receiving blood transfusions, an international news agency has reported. According to Reuters,…
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Don’t ignore cancer symptoms

IANS London – Perhaps driven by fear, people often prefer to dismissing potential warning signs of cancer, thereby putting their lives at risk, says a…
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An Indian family’s strange wedding gift request: Pledge to donate blood and organs

VANCOUVER DESI Instead of the traditional gold and valuables, a Gujarati wedding on Sunday issued a strange gift request – for guests to donate blood…
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Looking forward to that nappuccino? Myths about noon nap busted

IANS London – It is often believed that an afternoon nap can do a body good. But there are people who are not convinced with…
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Surrey Memorial tops surgical wait times exceeding one year, could be fined for backlog of bookings

ADRIAN MACNAIR SURREY NOW  METRO VANCOUVER — Fraser Health could face $2.5 million in fines over a backlog of surgical wait times in hospitals across the…
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