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Surrey sex workers warned about recent assaults

File photo: A public warning has been issued by police to sex-trade workers in Surrey because of two recent assaults on women... (more...)

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Ask One Surrey’s Merv Bayda and Kal Dosanjh how they will fight crime in the city

  Cops Merv Bayda and Kal Dosanjh on Barinder Rasode’s One Surrey team. VANCOUVER DESI With crime as one of the... (more...)

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False confession leads police to arrest new suspect in sexual assault of 9-year-old Surrey girl

A view of the 9900-block 128th Street in Surrey on Aug. 28, a day after a nine-year-old girl was lured from her home by a... (more...)

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Surrey RCMP to add 47 new officers

File: Surrey RCMP investigate after a man’s body was discovered near Robertson Drive Park in Whalley in mid-September.... (more...)

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Vaisakhi parade organizers in Surrey ask why they must pay policing costs

Some of the 200,000 celebrants at the annual Vaisakhi Day parade in Surrey, BC., April 19, 2014. Nick Procaylo/PNG LARISSA... (more...)

The South Asian Community Coalition Against Youth Violence is hosting a community forum on Thursday. Submitted photo.

Surrey forum to discuss youth violence, family dysfunction

The South Asian Community Coalition Against Youth Violence is hosting a community forum on Thursday. Submitted photo. VANCOUVER... (more...)

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Remembering Maple Batalia: Surrey vigil marks three-year anniversary of SFU student’s slaying

A candlelight vigil was held Sunday night at Surrey’s Holland Park in honour of slain teen Maple Batalia. Cheryl Chan/PNG CHERYL... (more...)

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Surrey police solving fewer violent crimes

Report obtained by the Now shows RCMP clearance rates are declining in the City of Parks Report shows Surrey police officers... (more...)

A B.C. Mountie who is accused of watching sex acts between two female prisoners will stand trial. Stuart Davis, PNG files

“In hindsight, yeah, I should have stopped it”: Court hears RCMP officer after he allegedly watched jail sex

A B.C. Mountie who is accused of watching sex acts between two female prisoners will stand trial. Stuart Davis, PNG files THE... (more...)

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Whistleblower in B.C. ethnic outreach scandal stands by her actions

‘I kept my word as I mentioned from the beginning of the scandal. I stand for what is right, no matter if I have to... (more...)

Langley mounties are looking for an Indo-Canadia suspected of invading a home in Aldergrove. RCMP Handout.

Two Indo-Canadian suspects duct taped Aldergrove woman before robbing her home

Langley mounties are looking for an Indo-Canadian man suspected of invading a home in Aldergrove. RCMP Handout. MATTHEW CLAXTON... (more...)

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Trial to proceed for B.C. Mountie who allegedly watched sex acts in jail, but judge skeptical

A B.C. Mountie who is accused of watching sex acts between two female prisoners will stand trial. Stuart Davis, PNG files CAM... (more...)

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Canada is Losing the Values War!

UJJAL DOSANJH SPECIAL TO VANCOUVER DESI The dreaded happened in St-Jean-sur-Richelieu, a quiet historic town in Quebec. Many years ago I stayed there for a…
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Gallery: Dalai Lama in Vancouver

VANCOUVER DESI Check out photos of the Dalai Lama meeting students and some staff of John Oliver Secondary prior to attending the Heart-Mind Youth Dialogue…
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Heartbreaking photos of two elephants electrocuted in India

IANS Siliguri – Two elephants, including a female, were electrocuted in West Bengal’s Darjeeling district Saturday, an official said. The tuskers were found in a…
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Gallery: Army officer’s wife wins Mrs. India Worldwide pageant

IANS New Delhi – Aman Grewal, wife of an army officer, was declared the winner of Haut.Monde Mrs.India Worldwide 2014 here. Grewal, who hails from…
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Canada is Losing the Values War!

UJJAL DOSANJH SPECIAL TO VANCOUVER DESI The dreaded happened in St-Jean-sur-Richelieu, a quiet historic town in Quebec. Many years ago I stayed there for a…
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A look at the long and treacherous history behind today’s Diwali celebrations

SURESH KURL VANCOUVER DESI  History is full of treacheries and conspiracies. There is one in the family of Dashratha, the mighty king of Ayodhya. He…
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Harnoor Gill is all set to promote the World Vision’s Gift Catalogue campaign.

How to help World Vision this holiday season

HARNOOR GILL VANCOUVER DESI World Vision is an organization that I happen to be a Youth Ambassador of and it is my joy to be…
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Pink Chai Living: Preserving the food culture of India with traditional cooking

RAJ THANDHI VANCOUVER DESI This week I’m bringing back ‘ghar ka khana’ (homemade food). Let’s make cooking traditional foods cool again. For the last few…
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Health Check

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Toddlers may show signs of autism at 18 months

IANS New York – Younger siblings of children with Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD) may show signs of the disorder by the time they are just…
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How omega-6 fatty acids lower bad cholesterol

IANS London – A study has detected a gene that affects blood cholesterol levels by generating a compound from omega-6 polyunsaturated fatty acids, called lipoxins…
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Dallas health workers who treated Ebola case banned from travel

IANS/EFE Austin (Texas) – The authorities in Dallas have ordered 75 health workers who attended a patient who died of the Ebola virus to not…
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Hair Loss

Heads up: Those trendy man buns can cause the loss of your precious hair (w/video)

NICK EAGLAND VANCOUVER DESI It’s a hairstyle being sported by cutting-edge, trendsetting men, but the man bun may be causing Vancouver’s hipsters to go bald….
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Parkinson’s disease progression may be reversed

IANS London – Certain drugs can help reverse the effects caused by Parkinson’s disease, a study on fruit flies shows. Mutations in a gene called…
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Facebook, Apple to finance female staff freezing their ovaries

IANS San Francisco – Apple and Facebook have added an extra incentive to women considering working at the tech giants by giving female employees the…
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Ebola cases in West Africa could reach 10,000 per week: WHO

IANS Geneva – The World Health Organisation (WHO) has warned that the Ebola epidemic in West Africa could reach 5,000 to 10,000 cases per week…
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Canada-born Bollywood actress Lisa Ray plans cancer research institute in India

IANS Mumbai – Ever since Canada-born Indian actress Lisa Ray battled Multiple Myeloma, a form of cancer, she has campaigned for the cause and spoken…
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Cadaver shortage makes simulation best alternative for medical students

RUPESH DUTTA IANS  New Delhi – With India facing a grave shortage of cadavers in medical institutions to train its doctors, surgical simulation – replacing…
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British Columbians support doctor-assisted death: polls

TIFFANY CRAWFORD POSTMEDIA NEWS A new poll says 87 per cent of British Columbians support assisted dying, while across Canada 84 per cent of respondents…
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