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Ottawa police make arrests in drug and robbery related killing of international student

Tausif Chowdhury, 23, an international student at Carleton University was Ottawa’s sixth homicide victim of 2014. SHAAMINI... (more...)

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Dario Bartoli is shown in a photo released by police. Handout photo.

Senseless attack that left teen dead shocks south Surrey neighbourhood

Dario Bartoli is shown in a photo released by police. Handout photo. CHERYL CHAN VANCOUVER DESI A day after the death of... (more...)

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U.S. agents nab Burnaby targeted fatal shooting suspect in Seattle (w/video)

Police investigate a fatal Sept. 24 shooting at Lougheed Highway and Rosser in Burnaby. A 16-year-old boy has now been charged... (more...)

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Surrey Six: Pain of victims’ relatives heard as two murder accused face sentencing

Arial view of the building Balmoral Tower 9830 E. Whalley Ring Road where the Surrey Six (6) were killed. Arlen Redekop /... (more...)

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Man charged with second-degree murder in targeted attack in Surrey last January

Surrey murder suspect arrested in Abbotsford: IHIT VANCOUVER DESI A 33-year-old man has been arrested and charged with second-degree... (more...)

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South Asian businessman cleared in South African honeymoon slaying case

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Pakistani family killed for “honour” in dispute over decades-old marriage

Pakistani human rights activists hold placards as they chant slogans during a protest in Islamabad on May 29, 2014. AAMIR... (more...)

British-Indian businessman accused of killing wife walks free

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Reeva Steenkamp’s parents call for justice in Dewani murder case

This picture taken on November 4, 2012 during the Feather Awards held at Melrose Arch in Johannesburg shows South Africa’s... (more...)

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Abused women face lonely struggle for justice in conservative Pakistan

In this photo taken on Saturday, Nov. 22, 2014, Ruqayya Parveen, a 26-year-old Pakistani woman, speaks about her life at... (more...)

In this Aug. 27, 2013 file photo, Associated Press photographer Anja Niedringhaus, right, and AP journalist  Kathy Gannon, are pictured during a visit to the photo agency Keystone in Zurich, Switzerland

Afghan who killed AP photographer and wounded journalist should not die: Gannon

In this Aug. 27, 2013 file photo, Associated Press photographer Anja Niedringhaus, right, and AP journalist Kathy Gannon,... (more...)

File photo: The Sangam, the confluence of the rivers Ganges, Yamuna and the mythical Saraswathi, in Allahabad on November 11, 2013. Sanjay Kanojia/AFP/Getty Images

Honour Killing: Eight-months pregnant teen strangled and dumped in Indian canal for alleged affair

File photo: The Sangam, the confluence of the rivers Ganges, Yamuna and the mythical Saraswathi, in Allahabad on November... (more...)

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Avoiding relapse, inviting happiness over the Holiday Season

NIRMALA RANIGA VANCOUVER DESI The holiday season can be an especially challenging time for individuals in recovery from addictive behaviours. Holiday parties and celebrations with…
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Vagina Monologues

Sex workers from India’s largest red light area seek American feminist Eve Ensler’s help

IANS Kolkata – American activist and playwright Eve Ensler Friday met sex workers in Kolkata’s Sonagachi, one of Asia’s largest red light areas, who sought…
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Bikini round removed from Miss World pageant

IANS London – The Miss World contest, which has been an annual feature since 1951, will no longer feature a swimsuit round in their competition,…
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Gallery: Wait for India’s Kingfisher Calendar Girl 2015 is almost over

VANCOUVER DESI The Hunt for the Kingfisher Calendar Girl 2015 is almost over. An Indian lifestyle channel will air the grand finale of the reality…
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Blogs

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Recipe: Fluffy Carrot Cake with Cardamom Icing

JESSIE LEHAIL VANCOUVER DESI At the Lehail house, we have a carrot cake tradition. Carrot cake is the go-to dessert for special occasions like birthdays,…
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Recipe: Crimson Crush – Gingery Ribena Cocktail

VANCOUVER DESI – JESSIE LEHAIL This Crimson Crush has a distinctive, yet spicy flavour that is refreshing with a bit of bubble. Plus it has…
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Avoiding relapse, inviting happiness over the Holiday Season

NIRMALA RANIGA VANCOUVER DESI The holiday season can be an especially challenging time for individuals in recovery from addictive behaviours. Holiday parties and celebrations with…
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Volunteers loaded up toys for charities

8th Annual Victor Ghirra Toy Drive collects over 3500 toys!

HARVEY KOONER VANCOUVER DESI Victor Ghirra’s giving spirit is alive and well with help from the Benevolent Brotherhood Society, Ghirra family, the Co-operators Insurance agencies…
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Health Check

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Ibuprofen an anti-ageing medicine?

IANS Washington – A common drug, Ibuprofen, which tackles pain and fever may also hold the key to a longer, healthier life, a study says….
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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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Alcohol blackouts not funny at all

IANS New York – Some people think that alcohol-related blackouts, bad hangovers and outrageous behaviour at parties are funny. It is actually not. According to…
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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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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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