violence

crime-justice

Kamloops jury views video of accused murderer saying he bashed girlfriend’s head more than 60 times

A Kamloops jury has viewed video of a man telling an undercover police officer that he bashed his girlfriend on the head... (more...)

More violence

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Malala spreads memoir to college, high school classrooms with free online, curriculum guide

A visitor reads the book ‘Ich bin Malala’ (I am Malala) from Malala Yousafzai of the 2013 Frankfurt Book Fair... (more...)

stabbing-domestic violence

Surrey man allegedly stabs wife outside elementary school

File photo: A woman was injured in an apparent domestic dispute outside Royal Heights Elementary (11665 97 Ave.) when her... (more...)

TERRORISM-MILITANTS

Pakistan soldiers find 17 bodies in tribal region, call them militants killed in fighting

Pakistani security personnel gather near bodies of militants killed overnight during an operation in Bara town, Khyber tribal... (more...)

HUMAN RIGHTS

Sri Lanka says UN rights chief went too far in his criticism of the island nation

Sri Lankan police officers secure a barricade outside the U.N. office during a protest by National Rights Organization members... (more...)

Blasphemy

Axe-weilding Pakistani officer kills man in custody for alleged blasphemy during questioning

FILE: A Pakistani police officer killed a man with an axe for allegedly insulting Prophet Mohammed’s companions during... (more...)

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A deeper look at Surrey’s crime statistics

Mayoral candidates in election attack each other’s public-safety records, but what do the stats reveal about Surrey’s... (more...)

muslim extremists

Pakistani police arrests 45 Muslims over killing of Christian couple for allegedly desecrating the Qur’an

This undated family handout photo received on November 5, 2014 shows a Christian couple who were killed by a Muslim mob in... (more...)

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Opinion: India, Pakistan — Same culture, same traditions but still fighting

Pakistani Rangers (black) and Indian Border Security Force personnel (brown) perform the flag off ceremony at the India-Pakistan... (more...)

BLASPHEMY QURAN

Muslim mob in Pakistan kills Christian couple over allegedly desecrating the Qur’an

FILE PHOTO: Pakistani Christians stage a protest in Lahore on September 22, 2013, against the killing of their community... (more...)

LIBERTY MEDAL

Pakistani teen activist Malala Yousafzai wins Children’s Nobel prize in Sweden

This Oct. 10, 2014, file photo shows Malala Yousafzai speaking during a media conference at the Library of Birmingham, in... (more...)

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PHOTOS: Dozens walk against violence in United Sikhs’ Vancouver campaign

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Indian bride draws flak for wearing $700,000 jewellery at her wedding

CEN AGENCY An Indian sweet maker made sure his daughter was the golden girl at her upcoming wedding by covering her in gold jewellery worth…
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India

Video: Bear mauls Indian farmer to death, injures second man (Warning: Graphic Content)

VANCOUVER DESI An Indian farmer was mauled to death and another left seriously injured after a terrifying and unusual bear attack in Karnataka on Monday,…
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Spiderman

Video: India’s real-life Spiderman scales buildings with bare hands

VANCOUVER DESI A 27-year-old man in India who is nicknamed the “real-life Spiderman” has become one of Karnataka’s leading tourist attractions for his ability to effortlessly…
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desi victim

Victim of ski accident to open spinal-cord recovery centre in Richmond (w/video)

NICK EAGLAND VANCOUVER DESI Dhruv Kapoor realized he was in deep trouble as he barrelled down a ski run in Russell, Man., on an icy…
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Blogs

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Spice Sports: Whitecaps announce new USL PRO team!

GOPI AND THE GORA FOR VANCOUVER DESI An exciting announcement was made this morning at UBC’s Gerald McGavin Rugby Centre. Soccer fans in Vancouver will…
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Doctor assisted suicide

Suresh Kurl: States that allow and encourage Euthanasia have to be God free zones

DR. SURESH KURL VANCOUVER DESI  The following are the personal thoughts and feelings I had, when I attended a group of physicians, psychiatrists and religious…
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Kesler

Spice Sports: Ryan Kesler returns, Lions fire head coach

GOPI AND THE GORA FOR VANCOUVER DESI The return of beast mode descends upon us once again. Former Canuck Ryan Kesler makes his much anticipated return…
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Spice Sports: Canucks Game Preview & Darcy Rota interview

  GOPI AND THE GORA FOR VANCOUVER DESI Tonight on the Spice Sports show we will preview game 19 of the Canucks season. The Canucks…
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Health Check

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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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spine-health-medicine

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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india

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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doctor-scapegoat

Indian doctor arrested, blames tainted medicine for deaths of 13 women after sterilization

MUNEEZA NAQVI THE ASSOCIATED PRESS NEW DELHI — The doctor who conducted sterilization procedures after which 13 women died in central India was arrested, but…
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Rival Suspected Of Smear Using Dog Bite To Claim Rape

Indian dance instructor’s dog-bite selfie blows up into student rape allegation against him

CEN AGENCY An Indian dance instructor says his life has been ruined by social media after he posted an image of himself showing a dog…
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population control

India’s sterilization drive leaves 8 women dead, 20 others seriously ill (w/video)

KATY DAIGLE THE ASSOCIATED PRESS NEW DELHI — Eight Indian women have died and 20 others were in critical condition Tuesday after undergoing sterilization surgeries…
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Gut bacteria

Gut bacteria decide our body weight

IANS London – Our genetic makeup influences whether we are fat or thin by shaping which types of microbes thrive in our body, shows a…
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