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Son-in-law charged with woman’s death in Richmond fire

Richmond firefighters attend a fire last Monday which claimed the life of Elaine Leznoff. The woman’s son-in-law, Surjit... (more...)

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Surrey Vaisakhi Parade all about giving regardless of faith

Moninder Singh has been at every single Vaisakhi Parade in Surrey. GORD GOBLE/SURREY NOW GORD GOBLE AND AMY REID SURREY NOW NEWTON... (more...)


Sikh community celebrates a harvest of goodness in B.C

Thousands of spectators take in the annual Vancouver Vaisakhi Parade on Saturday, April 11, 2015. Jenelle Schneider/PNG JAGDEESH... (more...)


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A pilgrim’s journey through Punjab

Indian Sikh devotees watch fireworks as they pay their respects at the Golden Temple in Amritsar on April 14, 2015. NARINDER... (more...)

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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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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...)


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

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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...)


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...)

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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...)


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

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End Gang Life: Problems surrounding gun violence run deeper than skin colour or culture

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End Gang Life: Problems surrounding gun violence run deeper than skin colour or culture

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Taste India: Gujarati masala khichdi is a delight for the senses

ALMAS MEHERALLY VANCOUVER DESI When I say khichdi, you must be thinking of the simple sick man’s food. But no, that’s not what I’m talking…
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Learn to make Indian foods at home

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Inspiring stories of South Asian pioneers shaped B.C.’s gift to Indian PM

VANCOUVER DESI Stories of South Asian pioneers who helped shaped the cultural fabric of B.C. will forever remain with Narendra Modi in the form of…
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Indian woman’s debilitating brain tumour turns out to be ‘evil twin’ complete with bone, hair and teeth

WASHINGTON POST Something was wrong with Yamini Karanam. The PhD student had moved from Hyderabad, India, to Indiana to study computer science. But her new…
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Diet Pepsi changes sweeteners in an aspartame-wary world

DUANE D. STANFORD BLOOMBERG PepsiCo Inc. will start selling Diet Pepsi without aspartame later this year, one of the biggest changes to the beverage in…
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Can yoga really give you an orgasm? Well, let’s just call it a yogasm!

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Dad gets parental rights after donating sperm to woman who used turkey baster to impregnate herself

THE ASSOCIATED PRESS RICHMOND, Va. — A woman who used a turkey baster to impregnate herself is on the losing side of a legal battle…
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