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‘This isn’t lingerie football’: Vancouver Whitecaps video taken down (w/video)

Framegrab from Whitecaps controversial video shows three female fans cheering the team. DAN FUMANO VANCOUVER DESI After some... (more...)

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Second sexual harassment case hits Asian Games two days before opening ceremony

A boy uses a smartphone as he waits to attend a rehearsal for the opening ceremony of the 2014 Asian Games outside the main... (more...)

Borussia Dortmund cruise to 2-0 win over Arsenal

Berlin, Sep 17 (IANS) — A first-half goal by Ciro Immobile and a second-half goal by Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang wrapped... (more...)

Iranian official at Asiad accused of sexual harassment

Incheon (South Korea), Sep 17 (IANS) — An Iranian football official faces police investigation on suspicion of sexually... (more...)

On a dark cloudy day, ‘White Pele’ lands in Goa

Panaji, Sep 15 (IANS) — Soccer-loving Goa just got to see Zico, one of the legends of the ‘Beautiful Game’,... (more...)

Dipendu confident of replicating soccer success in politics (Interview)

By Sirshendu Panth Kolkata, Sep 12 (IANS) — He was adept at outwitting rival defenders as a football striker and wrongfooting... (more...)

Beckham can’t compete with Victoria on fashion

Los Angeles, Sep 12 (IANS) — Former soccer star David Beckham says he can’t compete with his wife Victoria on... (more...)

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Ranbir Kapoor: Bollywood’s link with sports is great

Bollywood film actor Ranbir Kapoor. AFP/Getty Images IANS Mumbai – Actor Ranbir Kapoor, who has stakes in the Mumbai... (more...)

East Bengal get past Mohun Bagan 3-1 in season’s first derby

Kolkata, Aug 31 (IANS) — East Bengal rode on Nigerian Ranti Martins’ brace to triumph 3-1 over Mohun Bagan Sunday... (more...)

Soccer-India

World Cup winner Alessandro Del Piero joins Indian Super League’s Delhi Dynamos

FILE – Italy’s Alessandro Del Piero joins Indian Super League’s Delhi Dynamos. (AP Photo/Andrew Medichini,... (more...)

Mohun Bagan stands by East Bengal after official’s arrest

Kolkata, Aug 20 (IANS) — On a day when one of its top officials was arrested by the CBI in connection with the multi-crore-rupee... (more...)

Dutch soccer results

The Hague, Aug 19 (IANS) — Following are the Dutch Eerste Divisie results, according to Xinhua. Friday Achilles 29... (more...)

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Video: Vancouver Desi reporter gets a ‘desi’ makeover

VANCOUVER DESI Vancouver Desi reporter Larissa Cahute gets a taste of the hectic life backstage at Vancouver Fashion Week as she gets done up in…
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Surrey’s Punjabi radio stations facing CRTC ban

TERESA VERENCA SURREY NOW SURREY — Two radio stations operating out of Surrey could be slapped with mandatory cease-and-desist orders come October. According to the…
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Rally held in Saskatoon in support of 65-year-old woman deported to Pakistan

THE CANADIAN PRESS SASKATOON — Supporters of a 65-year-old woman who was deported to her native Pakistan earlier this week have held a rally at…
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Fashion over the years in Bollywood

IMROZ MAUR VANCOUVER DESI Bollywood and Fashion go hand in hand; there is no Bollywood without fashion and there is no fashion without Bollywood. They…
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Blogs

Are Your Employees Bad for Business?

Setting up a business may be one of the biggest things you create and fund. Who you hire could make or break that dream in…
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Turban-Esque: Bow Tie is a statement

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Fashion over the years in Bollywood

IMROZ MAUR VANCOUVER DESI Bollywood and Fashion go hand in hand; there is no Bollywood without fashion and there is no fashion without Bollywood. They…
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Wedding invitations – the Do’s

KIM TREHAN VANCOUVER DESI You are cordially invited…. We request the honor of your presence… Please join us… It is so difficult to decide on…
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‘Angelina Effect’ makes more women test for breast cancer

IANS London – The ‘Angelina Effect’ has more than doubled the genetic counselling and testing for breast cancer risk among British women. The ‘Angelina Effect’…
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New vaccines can change India’s health battles: Melinda Gates

IANS New Delhi – Introduction of four new vaccines in India’s national immunization programme by the new government can bring immense change in the country’s…
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Japan human trials

World’s first lab grown stem cells implanted

IANS Tokyo – Japanese researchers have successfully implanted lab-grown retinal tissue from induced pluripotent stem cells (iPS) into a woman in her 70s – the…
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Cancer

Cancer that claimed Terry Fox now highly curable, other sarcomas still challenging

SHERYL UBELACKER THE CANADIAN PRESS TORONTO – At the time Terry Fox was treated for the bone cancer that claimed his leg and eventually led…
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Lab-generated stem cells set for human trial in Japan

IANS Tokyo – In a major boost to stem cell research, a Japanese patient with a debilitating eye disease is set to become the first…
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Gene key to slowing ageing process identified

IANS New York – In a major breakthrough, researchers have identified a gene that can slow the ageing process throughout the entire body when activated…
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E-cigarettes may open addiction to marijuana, cocaine

IANS New York – Assumed by many as a safe alternative to cigarette smoking, electronic cigarettes or e-cigarettes as they are popularly called may, in…
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Man who ate metal scraps lands in hospital after swallowing a powerful magnet

CEN AGENCY A hungry Indian man who ate metal bottle tops, nuts and bolts, and pieces of scrap metal after getting lost, severely injured himself…
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Man declared dead by hospital wakes up two days later

CEN AGENCY An Indian hospital who declared a man dead discovered he was actually still alive when police turned up an incredible two days later…
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International student in Ottawa launches campaign to raise money for new prosthetic leg

MEGHAN HURLEY OTTAWA CITIZEN A Carleton University PhD student from Malaysia has launched a fundraising campaign to replace his worn-out prosthetic leg. Selvan Mohan, 24, was born without a…
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South Surrey clinic places public ‘at risk,’ says document filed in Supreme Court

LARISSA CAHUTE VANCOUVER DESI A South Surrey clinic has “placed members of the public at risk” by falsely claiming to be naturopathic doctors and administering…
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India’s Rice Bucket Challenge gives a ‘meaningful twist’ to ALS ice bucket challenge

VANCOUVER DESI India has created its own “desi” version of the ALS ice bucket challenge that has swept the globe. While the original icy cold…
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