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Complete road project within timeframe: Himachal CM

Kotkhai (Himachal Pradesh), Oct 22 (IANS) — Himachal Pradesh Chief Minister Virbhadra Singh Wednesday asked a private... (more...)

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Top Indian wrestlers mentor others as nation aims for more success at major international meets

Indian wrestler Yogeshwar Dutt (top) reacts after winning against China’s Yeerlanbieke Katai (bottom) in the men’s... (more...)

Asiad: Bajrang wins silver in wrestling

Incheon, Sep 29 (IANS) — Indian wrestler Bajrang won the silver in the men’s freestyle 61kg after losing the... (more...)

Asian Games: Yogeshwar ends India’s 28-year wait for wrestling gold

Incheon, Sep 28 (IANS) — Yogeshwar Dutt ended India’s 28-year-old wait for an Asian Games wrestling gold medal... (more...)

Indian wrestler Yogeshwar Dutt clinches gold

Incheon, Sep 28 (IANS) — Yogeshwar Dutt ended India’s 28-year-old wait for a wrestling gold medal in the Asian... (more...)

Asiad: Geetika wins bronze in wrestling

Incheon, Sep 27 (IANS) — Indian wrestler Geetika Jakhar won an Asian Games bronze medal in the women’s freestyle... (more...)

Asiad: Vinesh wins bronze in wrestling

Incheon, Sep 27 (IANS) — Indian wrestler Vinesh bagged the bronze medal in the women freestyle 48kg category in the... (more...)

Wrestler Babita working on new strategy for Asiad (Sports Feature)

By Sandip Sikdar New Delhi, Sep 6 (IANS) — With the Commonwealth Games gold in her kitty, India’s top female... (more...)

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Surrey wrestler Amar Dhesi eyes Olympics after winning silver at junior world championships

Amar Dhesi won a silver medal for Canada at the FILA junior freestyle world championships this month in Crotia and, in June,... (more...)

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B.C. wrestler loses in final at the World Junior Wrestling Championships

Burnaby’s Amar Dhesi made it all the way to the World Junior Wrestling Championship in Croatia. He lost in the final... (more...)

A women’s wrestling revolution in Haryana (Sports Feature)

By Abhishek Roy Balali (Haryana), Aug 10 (IANS) — The dusty village of Balali in Haryana, hardly barely 10 km from... (more...)

Olympic champion Lopez leads Cuba at world wrestling

Havana, Aug 8 (IANS) — Two-time Olympic champion Mijain Lopez heads the Cuban delegation to the World Wrestling Championship... (more...)

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Diwali celebrations in Vancouver and Surrey

DiwaliFest celebrates its 11th anniversary from Oct. 17 to 26 at various sites in Surrey and Vancouver. Diwali Celebration Friday, Oct. 24 at Firehall Centre…
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Canada is Losing the Values War

UJJAL DOSANJH SPECIAL TO VANCOUVER DESI The dreaded happened in St-Jean-sur-Richelieu, a quiet historic town in Quebec. Many years ago I stayed there for a…
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Light up Diwali with this delicious dinner: Butter Chicken, Basmati Rice with Peas, Chickpea Masala and Gulab Jamun

Indian festival is a fine reason for a feast BAL ARNESON POSTMEDIA NEWS Diwali is India’s biggest festival. People light candles and divas (small Indian…
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Heartbreaking photos of two elephants electrocuted in India

IANS Siliguri – Two elephants, including a female, were electrocuted in West Bengal’s Darjeeling district Saturday, an official said. The tuskers were found in a…
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Canada is Losing the Values War

UJJAL DOSANJH SPECIAL TO VANCOUVER DESI The dreaded happened in St-Jean-sur-Richelieu, a quiet historic town in Quebec. Many years ago I stayed there for a…
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A look at the long and treacherous history behind today’s Diwali celebrations

SURESH KURL VANCOUVER DESI  History is full of treacheries and conspiracies. There is one in the family of Dashratha, the mighty king of Ayodhya. He…
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How to help World Vision this holiday season

HARNOOR GILL VANCOUVER DESI World Vision is an organization that I happen to be a Youth Ambassador of and it is my joy to be…
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Pink Chai Living: Preserving the food culture of India with traditional cooking

RAJ THANDHI VANCOUVER DESI This week I’m bringing back ‘ghar ka khana’ (homemade food). Let’s make cooking traditional foods cool again. For the last few…
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Health Check

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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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Ebola cases in West Africa could reach 10,000 per week: WHO

IANS Geneva – The World Health Organisation (WHO) has warned that the Ebola epidemic in West Africa could reach 5,000 to 10,000 cases per week…
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Canada-born Bollywood actress Lisa Ray plans cancer research institute in India

IANS Mumbai – Ever since Canada-born Indian actress Lisa Ray battled Multiple Myeloma, a form of cancer, she has campaigned for the cause and spoken…
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Cadaver shortage makes simulation best alternative for medical students

RUPESH DUTTA IANS  New Delhi – With India facing a grave shortage of cadavers in medical institutions to train its doctors, surgical simulation – replacing…
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British Columbians support doctor-assisted death: polls

TIFFANY CRAWFORD POSTMEDIA NEWS A new poll says 87 per cent of British Columbians support assisted dying, while across Canada 84 per cent of respondents…
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