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Mountie death-crash-Surrey BC

Truck driver called ‘forgotten victim’ of fatal Surrey RCMP crash

Harjit Singh Lotay was driving the truck involved in crash that killed RCMP Const. Adrian Oliver in November 2012. A charge... (more...)

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Desi truck driver crash death

Charges stayed against South Asian trucker in crash that killed Surrey Mountie

Surrey RCMP Const. Adrian Oliver was killed in a crash at 64th Avenue and 148th Street on Nov. 13, 2012. Truck driver Harjit... (more...)

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Abbotsford cops warn public about three South Asian men following Surrey shootings

Sandeep Sandhu, Jimi Sandhu and Gavin Grewal ◄ Back Next ► ◄ Back Next... (more...)

Abraham Azhakathu

Priest cries after acquitted of sexually assaulting minor in Alberta

Abraham Azhakathu THE CANADIAN PRESS PEACE RIVER, Alta. — A Catholic priest has been found not guilty of sexually assaulting... (more...)

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IHIT takes case after body found in SUV in Surrey City Centre area

VANCOUVER DESI The RCMP’s Integrated Homicide Investigation Team is at the scene where a deceased male was discovered in... (more...)

Vaisakhi parade

Surrey introduces rent-a-cop rebate for free public events like Vaisakhi Parade

Community policing constables at Surrey Board of Trade’s annual Summer Sizzle event last summer. AMY REID SURREY NOW SURREY... (more...)

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West Vancouver woman acquitted of human trafficking to sue RCMP, province

Mumtaz Ladha gets into an elevator to go back into court from an underground parkade while trying to avoid having her photograph... (more...)

Abbotsford's Ravinder Singh Atwal has been identified online as the truck driver who died in a truck crash on Highway 99 near Delta on Wednesday. The Abbotsford father was killed when his dump truck hit the highway median and burst into flames. Submitted photo/Facebook.

Abbotsford trucker killed on Hwy 99 remembered as ‘one of the nicest guys’

Abbotsford’s Ravinder Singh Atwal has been identified online as the truck driver who died in a truck crash on Highway... (more...)

Ujjal Dosanjh, former B.C. premier and Liberal MP at his home in Vancouver. Arlen Redekop / PNG

Opposition Muted to Harper’s New Anti Terror Bill

UJJAL DOSANJH SPECIAL TO VANCOUVER DESI I smell an election coming. Not in October 2015; much sooner than that. Harper has... (more...)

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B.C. hate-crime investigation: Racist ranter declares ‘open season’ on First Nations people

Terrace RCMP are investigating allegations that a hate crime was committed when someone posted a racist tirade on Facebook... (more...)

A fiery, fatal crash southbound on Highway 99 just south of Hwy. 17 at 8:45 a.m. on Wednesday resulted in traffic gridlock in Delta. Submitted photo/Shane MacKichan

Fatal, fiery truck crash closes Highway 99 in Delta

A fiery, fatal crash southbound on Highway 99 just south of Hwy. 17 at 8:45 a.m. on Wednesday resulted in traffic gridlock... (more...)

Arundeep Cheema, 24, of Surrey was shot dead Friday night while sitting in his vehicle in a driveway in the 1800-block 75A Avenue in Delta. Jason Payne/PNG

Surrey man gunned down in Delta driveway had Dhak gang links

Arundeep Cheema, 24, of Surrey was shot dead Friday night while sitting in his vehicle in a driveway in the 1800-block 75A... (more...)

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India-Canada-Vancouver Desi

Indian PM Narendra Modi to visit Vancouver, Toronto and Ottawa in April

VANCOUVER DESI Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi is coming to Canada in April, Prime Minister Stephen Harper announced Wednesday. Modi will be visiting Toronto, Ottawa…
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python escapes, kills children

Exotic Pets: Snake owner charged in deaths of young New Brunswick brothers killed by python

THE CANADIAN PRESS CAMPBELLTON, N.B. — Police in New Brunswick have charged a man with criminal negligence causing death after two young brothers were asphyxiated…
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Aditi Arya

Miss India World Aditi Arya: Wanted my statement to be India’s

IANS Mumbai – Aditi Arya, the proud winner of this year’s Femina Miss India World crown, says she always wanted to represent India on an…
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Freedom-Section 66A-India

Teenager shoots himself after father bans Facebook chat

IANS Lucknow - A 14-year-old boy shot himself Thursday after his father reprimanded him for chatting too often on social networking site Facebook, police said. The…
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Blogs

Messy Bedroom with quote

Simplify Your Space for Spring

NIRMALA RANIGA VANCOUVER DESI “There exists within each of us a natural state of simple and open awareness in which we feel happy, light, and…
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Pt. Yogesh Samsi

Calling all Tabla students, teachers and artists to Surrey

NINA BUDDHDEV SPECIAL TO VANCOUVER DESI  Pandit Yogesh Samsi will be conducting a 4-day Tabla workshop series from March 30 to April 2 and a Solo table concert on…
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Harnoor Gill is volunteering at the World Vision Canada headquarers in Mississauga, Ontario

Ready, Set, Fundraise!

HARNOOR GILL VANCOUVER DESI A fitness goal is unlike any other goal in this world and it’s a goal in life that almost everyone strives…
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Vancouver Canucks

Whitest Brown Guy: Not your typical Hockey Dad

RANDY SANGHA VANCOUVER DESI So here I am at the tail of end of the ice hockey season.  No, not those guys…what are they called,…
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Health Check

cancer

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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delivery-emergency landing

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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Vancouver-health check

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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cancer treatment

Popular artificial sweetener may treat aggressive cancers

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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Colorado-horrific tragedy

‘She cut me.… I’m pregnant’: Police release woman’s 911 call after unborn baby ‘removed’ from womb

WASHINGTON POST A 26-year-old pregnant woman in Colorado, spotting a Craigslist ad for baby clothes, drove to the home of the woman who placed the…
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Medical clipboard and stethoscope

Wealth behind decline in number of reproducing males

IANS New York – Researchers have discovered a dramatic decline in genetic diversity in male lineages four to eight thousand years ago — likely the…
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‘We should be eating things that taste good’

Vancouver doctor says scientific evidence supports eating whatever you like RICHARD WATTS TIME COLONIST Dr. John Sloan, a B.C. family doctor, treats his coffee like…
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patient and surgeon

Inspired Life: A Stanford neurosurgeon’s parting wisdom about life and time

WASHINGTON POST In residency, there’s a saying: The days are long, but the years are short. In neurosurgical training, the day usually began a little…
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health-India

Indian doctors use glue to fix patient’s bleeding lung

IANS New Delhi – A 60-year-old patient suffering from massive hemoptysis underwent a rare treatment process in which his blood vessel was fixed with a…
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QUEBEC-WOMEN-FERTILITY

Want in vitro treatment? Must vow you have had lots and lots of sex first

THE CANADIAN PRESS Quebec women who want government-financed in vitro fertilization will have to sign a statement saying they have been sexually active for a…
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