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WEST VANCOUVER SOCCER DESI

West Van barber bringing joy of soccer to refugee kids

Michel Ibrahim is collecting stuff for refugees from his barber shop in West Vancouver on October 29, 2014. (Wayne Leidenfrost/PNG) LARISSA... (more...)

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Darren Woodson helping former players in need through FanPrint t-shirts

By Barry Wilner THE ASSOCIATED PRESS NEW YORK – After Darren Woodson ended his 12-season NFL career, he felt challenged... (more...)

TV show airs video of Maradona attacking ex-girlfriend

Buenos Aires, Oct 29 (IANS/EFE) — An Argentine television programme aired a video Tuesday showing soccer legend Diego... (more...)

BC Lions & Van Whitecaps Heading to Playoffs!

Spice Sports: B.C. Lions, Vancouver Whitecaps headed to playoffs

BC Lions & Vancouver Whitecaps Heading to Playoffs! GOPI AND THE GORA FOR VANCOUVER DESI It was an awesome weekend for... (more...)

DESI-SOCCER

Surrey soccer captain played the U-18 national club championship using only one foot

Kyle Sohi, captain of the national champion U-18 Surrey United team. (KYLE BENNING/SURREY NOW) KYLE BENNING SURREY NOW SOUTH... (more...)

BARCELONA FC

After 4-month suspension for biting, Suarez debuts with Barcelona against rival Real Madrid

FC Barcelona’s Luis Suarez, from Uruguay, laughs during a training session at the Sports Center FC Barcelona Joan Gamper... (more...)

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23-year-old Indian soccer player dies after goal celebration goes horribly wrong

23-year-old Indian soccer player Peter Biaksangzuala died from injuries sustained from a goal celebration. Submitted photo/zofooty.com. THE... (more...)

Mohammedan Sporting to skip I-League, Durand Cup

Kolkata, Oct 20 (IANS) — One of India’s oldest soccer clubs Mohammedan Sporting has decided to skip the I-League... (more...)

Mohammedan Sporting temporarily shuts football activities

Kolkata, Oct 20 (IANS) — Mohammedan Sporting — one of the country’s oldest soccer clubs — has decided... (more...)

Kaka raises hopes of new Sao Paulo deal

Sao Paulo, Oct 19 (IANS) — Kaka has left open the possibility of remaining at Sao Paulo after his loan contract expires... (more...)

Chinese Super League soccer fixtures

Beijing, Oct 17 (IANS) — Following are the 28th round fixtures of the 2014 Chinese Super League (home teams listed... (more...)

Thohir warns Serie A to avoid another Calciopoli

Milan, Oct 16 (IANS) — Inter Milan president Erick Thohir has warned Serie A to avoid another Calciopolic which could... (more...)

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Parents of six-year-old girl ‘horrified’ after botched vaccination exposes her to HIV

GORDON MCINTYRE VANCOUVER DESI A six-year-old girl is in danger of having contacted HIV after a routine vaccination went awry in Fort St. James earlier…
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11 held for digging women’s graves for ‘ghost marriages’

IANS/EFE Beijing – Chinese police have arrested 11 people for allegedly digging up dead women’s bodies from their graves to sell them for rituals known…
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Jian Ghomeshi

‘Big Ears Teddy’ Twitter account posted Jian Ghomeshi abuse allegations six months ago

ISHMAEL N. DARO CANADA.COM In less than a week, Jian Ghomeshi has gone from one of the most well-known and beloved CBC personalities to an…
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ATM-snakes

Bank customer flees after snake found sleeping by ATM machine

CEN AGENCY A bank customer in India fled when he went to use a cashpoint machine and found a four-foot cobra coiled up in front…
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Blogs

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Dosanjh: Zehaf-Bibeau was a Terrorist! Period.

UJJAL DOSANJH VANCOUVER DESI The murders of two unarmed Canadian soldiers Patrice Vincent and Nathan Cirillo within a short 72 hour period by Jihadists/terrorists have…
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EVENT: Halloween Party the Stress Free Way

EVENT:  the only no cover Halloween party where costumes are optional and great food and beverages have been reduced to $5 and $6.  A party…
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Wedding Canopy Toran

Significance of Toran and Rangoli

KIM TREHAN VANCOUVER DESI  Hello! Last week, Indians across the globe celebrated a festival called Diwali.  Although the festival itself has no significance to weddings, there…
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BC Lions & Van Whitecaps Heading to Playoffs!

Spice Sports: B.C. Lions, Vancouver Whitecaps headed to playoffs

GOPI AND THE GORA FOR VANCOUVER DESI It was an awesome weekend for sports in B.C. The Canucks began a three-game home stand at Rogers…
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Health Check

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Parents of six-year-old girl ‘horrified’ after botched vaccination exposes her to HIV

GORDON MCINTYRE VANCOUVER DESI A six-year-old girl is in danger of having contacted HIV after a routine vaccination went awry in Fort St. James earlier…
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Have nuts, fruits to lower stroke risk

IANS New York – Eating diets rich in fruits, vegetables, whole grains, legumes, nuts, seeds, poultry and fish combined with physical activity and keeping your…
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WHO-health

Pakistan detects 3 more polio cases, bringing total to 220 as world marks awareness day

MUNIR AHMED THE ASSOCIATED PRESS ISLAMABAD – The World Health Organization said Friday that three more polio cases have surfaced in Pakistan, bringing the number…
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Australian surgeons successfully transplant ‘dead’ heart

IANS Sydney – Australian surgeons said Friday that they have made a major breakthrough by making a dead heart beat again and successfully using it…
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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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