tamil-nadu

‘Masss’, ‘How Old…’ remake game changers in my career: Sanjay Bharati

Chennai, Nov 29 (IANS) — Actor Sanjay Bharati, who has landed important roles in upcoming Tamil films “Masss”... (more...)

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‘Pasanga’ team reunites for fourth time

Chennai, Nov 29 (IANS) — The four boys – Kishore, Pandi, Sreeram and Murugesh – who played the lead in... (more...)

G.V Prakash Kumar makes Hindi singing debut with ‘Ugly’

Chennai, Nov 29 (IANS) — Southern composer G.V Prakash Kumar, who has worked with Anurag Kashyap in both parts of “Gangs... (more...)

Hilton Chennai culinary express `pantry car’ offers Goan delicacies (Foodie Trail-Chennai)

By Venkatachari Jagannathan Chennai, Nov 29 (IANS) — Hilton Chennai’s Culinary Express now offers Goan delights... (more...)

Vasan names his new party Tamil Maanila Congress

Chennai, Nov 28 (IANS) — Expelled Congress leader G.K.Vasan Friday said his new party will be called Tamil Maanila... (more...)

Easing medical visa process may boost medical tourism

Chennai, Nov 28 (IANS) — Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s announcement of issuing visas fast to patients from SAARC... (more...)

Chennai race track gets FIA Grade 2 mark

Chennai, Nov 28 (IANS) — The international automobile federation (FIA) has granted the Madras Motor Race Track (MMRT)... (more...)

Use rural banks, post offices for cooking gas subsidy, Modi urged

Chennai, Nov 28 (IANS) — Tamil Nadu Chief Minister O. Panneerselvam Friday urged Prime Minister Narendra Modi to involve... (more...)

Wawrinka heads Chennai Open field

Chennai, Nov 27 (IANS) — World No.4 and defending champion Stanislas Wawrinka of Switzerland will headline a strong... (more...)

RBI allows banks to extend loan against long term bonds

Chennai, Nov 27 (IANS) — The Reserve Bank of India (RBI) Thursday allowed banks to extend loans to individuals against... (more...)

CSK effect: India Cements scrip continues to downslide

Chennai, Nov 27 (IANS) — The share price of cement major India Cements Ltd continued its fall to close Thursday at... (more...)

Unusual screenplay will be highlight of ‘Kalam’

Chennai, Nov 27 (IANS) — Debut director Robert Raj says the unusual screenplay of upcoming Tamil suspense thriller... (more...)

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Christy Clark throws support behind Amrik Virk taking ethical fire

NDP insists B.C. premier should fire advanced education minister for helping bypass provincial pay rules while on board of Kwantlen University ROB SHAW POSTMEDIA NEWS  VICTORIA…
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Gallery: The bold and beautiful strut their stuff at Pakistan Fashion Week

VANCOUVER DESI Pakistan’s bold and beautiful models presented the Autumn/Winter 2014 collections at the three-day long Fashion Week in Karachi. The Pakistan Fashion Week has…
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Coupon Queen: Tips for Surviving Black Friday Mania

RUBY BEDI BAINS VANCOUVER DESI You may be planning on crossing the border to head to the US but take note Canadian retailers have embraced…
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South African judge will decide whether to throw out honeymoon murder case

CHRISTOPHER TORCHIA THE ASSOCIATED PRESS JOHANNESBURG — A South African judge will rule Dec. 8 on whether to dismiss the murder case against a British…
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Spice Sports: Canucks begin 7-game Road Trip With Big Win!

  GOPI AND THE GORA FOR VANCOUVER DESI TUNE IN TO SPICE SPORTS, M-F, 5-7PM ON SPICE RADIO 1200AM The Canucks were back in action…
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What Next For Me?

By Ujjal Dosanjh As a child when one begins to be aware of one’s own existence and that of the world around, it also dawns…
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HotDog Day

Event: Association of South Asian Professionals of B.C. organize Hotdog Day for the homeless

VANCOUVER DESI The Association of South Asian Professionals of British Columbia (ASAP), working with Friendship Providers in Action, will be conducting a Hotdog Day for…
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Coupon Queen: Tips for Surviving Black Friday Mania

RUBY BEDI BAINS VANCOUVER DESI You may be planning on crossing the border to head to the US but take note Canadian retailers have embraced…
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Health Check

surgery wait times

Surrey Memorial tops surgical wait times exceeding one year, could be fined for backlog of bookings

ADRIAN MACNAIR SURREY NOW  METRO VANCOUVER — Fraser Health could face $2.5 million in fines over a backlog of surgical wait times in hospitals across the…
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Birth control pills

The biggest fight for abortion in Canada isn’t in New Brunswick. It’s over a tiny pill

Canadian women face a stark urban-rural divide in access to abortion. How a tiny pill under Health Canada review could fix it ASHLEY CSANADY CANADA.COM…
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new cancer treatment

South Asian doctor finds fruit extract that may cause cancer cells to kill themselves

CRAIG PEARSON WINDSOR STAR A University of Windsor anti-cancer crusader may have discovered his most effective agent yet — a fruit that causes evil cells to commit…
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Bollywood sex

Bipasha Basu: Pinkathon important platform encouraging women

IANS Mumbai – Actress Bipasha Basu Tuesday expressed support for Pinkathon, a run for breast cancer awareness, terming it an important platform that encourages women….
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Abbotsford acupuncturist’s clients urged to get tested for HIV, hepatitis

NICK EAGLAND VANCOUVER DESI Health authorities are urging clients of an Abbotsford acupuncturist to get tested for HIV and hepatitis after determining she failed to…
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Eight babies die in Pakistan as incubators malfunction

IANS/EFE Islamabad – Eight newborn babies died of asphyxiation at a hospital in eastern Pakistan’s Punjab province, after their incubators failed to supply them with…
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Too much texting bad for your spine

IANS New York – Simple texting on smartphone can exert nearly 23 kg of pressure on your spine depending on the angle at which you…
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Man isolated at New Delhi airport after traces of Ebola virus found in his semen

THE ASSOCIATED PRESS NEW DELHI — A 26-year-old Indian man who recovered from Ebola in Liberia has been placed in isolation at the New Delhi…
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God Boy-parasitic twin

Parents call baby with eight limbs God Boy, claim he looks like an Indian deity

CEN AGENCY A baby born with four arms and four legs has been dubbed God Boy by his parents because they say he looks like…
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India Sterilization Deaths

Director of Indian drug company arrested in sterilization deaths investigation

MUNEEZA NAQVI THE ASSOCIATED PRESS NEW DELHI — Indian police have arrested the director of a drug manufacturing firm that allegedly supplied medication to women…
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