IS pamphlets distributed in Pakistan

Islamabad, Nov 26 (IANS) — Unidentified people have distributed pamphlets of the Islamic State (IS) Sunni radical group... (more...)

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Arrest warrants issued against six PAT leaders

Lahore, Nov 26 (IANS) — An anti-terrorism court (ATC) issued non-bailable arrest warrants against Pakistan Awami Tehreek... (more...)

Gadkari flags off India-Nepal bus service in Delhi

New Delhi, Nov 25 (IANS) — Road Transport and Highways Minister Nitin Gadkari Tuesday flagged off the Delhi-Kathmandu... (more...)

Modi leaves for SAARC Tuesday, meeting with Sharif not ruled out

New Delhi, Nov 24 (IANS) — A likely meeting between Prime Minster Narendra Modi and his Pakistani counterpart Nawaz... (more...)

India does not rule out Modi-Sharif meet at SAARC

New Delhi, Nov 23 (IANS) — India Sunday did not rule out a bilateral meeting between Prime Minister Narendra Modi and... (more...)

Qadri returns to Pakistan

Islamabad, Nov 20 (IANS) — Pakistan Awami Tehreek (PAT) chief Tahirul Qadri returned to the country Thursday. He arrived... (more...)

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Father, 3 others sentenced to death for killing pregnant Pakistani woman over love marriage

Pakistani resident Mohammad Iqbal poses for a photograph as he holds up an image of his wife Farzana Parveen, who was beaten... (more...)

Hope of better ties with Pakistan bordered on naivete, feels Karzai

New Delhi, Nov 19 (IANS) — Taking a swipe at Pakistan, former Afghan president Hamid Karzai Wednesday said his efforts... (more...)

Pakistan People’s Party not to hold Nov 30 rally

Islamabad, Nov 19 (IANS) — The Pakistan People’s Party will not hold a “big rally” in Lahore Nov... (more...)

Pakistan’s Tahirul Qadri ends alliance with Imran Khan’s party

Islamabad, Nov 18 (IANS) — Pakistan Awami Tehreek (PAT) has parted ways with Imran Khan’s Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf... (more...)

Delhi-Lahore bus fare hiked

New Delhi, Nov 17 (IANS) — The Delhi Transport Corporation (DTC) has sharply hiked the cost of travelling on its Delhi-Lahore... (more...)

Six-year-old in Pakistan acquitted of ‘sexual assault’

Islamabad, Nov 15 (IANS) — A court in Pakistan has acquitted a six-year-old boy of assaulting a woman with the intent... (more...)

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Girls hanged from tree died by suicide, say Indian investigators who ruled out gang rape

MUNEEZA NAQVI THE ASSOCIATED PRESS NEW DELHI — India’s top investigative agency said Thursday that two teenage girls believed to have been raped and hanged…
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Surrey crash victim’s son says deporting parolee would ‘send a message’

TOM ZYTARUK SURREY NOW SURREY — A Surrey man who killed an elderly man when he smashed his brother’s Corvette into a Surrey bus shelter…
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Stereotyping is alive and well when it comes to Muslim and Sikh religious symbols in Canada

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Help for Victims of Sexual Abuse

NIRMALA RANIGA VANCOUVER DESI The reasons for not reporting incidents of sexual abuse or harassment are many and varied. Recently, we have addressed some of…
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Bipasha Basu: Pinkathon important platform encouraging women

IANS Mumbai – Actress Bipasha Basu Tuesday expressed support for Pinkathon, a run for breast cancer awareness, terming it an important platform that encourages women….
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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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