I-League club Bharat FC ropes in Palestine’s Jarun

Pune, March 13 (IANS) — I-League side Bharat FC completed their quota of foreign players on Friday by signing Palestinian... (more...)

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India, Pakistan among 12 Asian teams getting ready to start qualifiers for 2018 World Cup

In this Aug. 20, 2014 file photo, Indian team captain Sunil Chhetri (11) stands with his teammates after their loss in the... (more...)

Porto beats Braga 1-0 in Portuguese league

Lisbon, March 7 (IANS) — Porto beat Braga 1-0 on Saturday in the 24th round of the Portuguese soccer league at the... (more...)

Porto beats Boavista in Portuguese league

Lisbon, Feb 24 (IANS) — Porto beat Boavista 2-0 in the 22nd round of the Portuguese soccer league at the Bessa stadium... (more...)

Schattorie new East Bengal coach, Colaco goes

Kolkata, Feb 19 (IANS) — Dutchman Eelco Schattorie Thursday was named the new head coach of city soccer giants East... (more...)

German football club Mainz sacks coach Hjulmand

Berlin, Feb 17 (IANS) — German football club FSV Mainz 05 and coach Kasper Hjulmand parted company with immediate effect... (more...)

Kuldip “Kelly” Singh Mahal, 47, is considered a flight risk and a danger to the community, according to court documents filed Monday in U.S. federal court in Seattle.

Surrey soccer coach held in U.S. jail after authorities say he is a flight risk

Kuldip “Kelly” Singh Mahal, 47, is considered a flight risk and a danger to the community, according to court documents... (more...)

Simmrin Dhaliwal, a Grade 12 student at Panorama Ridge Secondary in Surrey, has signed a letter of intent to play NCAA Division 1 soccer with Northwestern University, near Chicago. Kyle Benning/Surrey Now

Panorama Ridge soccer player to lace up for university in Chicago

Simmrin Dhaliwal, a Grade 12 student at Panorama Ridge Secondary in Surrey, has signed a letter of intent to play NCAA Division... (more...)

‘Muslim Brotherhood behind Egypt stadium riots’

Cairo, Feb 9 (IANS/EFE) — The president of Egyptian soccer club Zamalek SC, Murtada Mansur, Monday accused the banned... (more...)

Brazil crowned South American beach soccer champions

Recife (Brazil), Feb 9 (IANS) — Brazil’s beach soccer men’s national team beat Paraguay 12-2 in the final... (more...)

22 Egyptian soccer fans killed in clashes with police

Cairo, Feb 9 (IANS) — At least 22 Egyptian soccer fans were killed and some 20 others injured in the clashes with police... (more...)

Australian football veteran Cahill joins Shanghai Shenhua

Sydney, Feb 3 (IANS) — Australian football veteran Tim Cahill Tuesday joined Chinese Super League club Shanghai Shenhua... (more...)

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Underarm incident recalled as Australia-New Zealand rivalry rekindles in World Cup final

STEVE MCMORRAN THE ASSOCIATED PRESS MELBOURNE, Australia — Relations between New Zealand and Australia at a political level have regained their natural cordiality in the…
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Cricket World Cup

Clarke’s Australians prepare to take on unpopular role in the World Cup final vs New Zealand

JOHN PYE THE ASSOCIATED PRESS MELBOURNE, Australia — Win or lose, Michael Clarke and his Australian teammates are probably going to be portrayed as the…
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India-Australia-weird news

Youth cut his tongue as sacrifice at an Indian temple for nation’s cricket victory

IANS Chennai – In a senseless act, a cricket crazy youth in Tamil Nadu offered the tip of his tongue as a sacrifice at a…
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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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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


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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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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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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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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