Viva Democracy To Document Indian Elections

Viva Democracy To Document Indian Elections »

Patna: California-based Indian filmmaker Ravi Verma is set to make “Viva Democracy”, a documentary focussing on the nine-phased 16th Lok Sabha elections that involve 814 million voters. He says the…

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UK Ready For A Sikh As Head Of Armed Forces - Cameron

UK Ready For A Sikh As Head Of Armed Forces – Cameron »

London: British Prime Minister David Cameron made the million of UK Sikhs recently when he said at a Baisakhi celebration held at 10 Downing Street that Britain was ready for…

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Ottawa Woman Charged In Neighbour's Dealth

Ottawa Woman Charged In Neighbour’s Dealth »

Toronto: An Ottawa woman, Gurpreet Ronald, 34, has been charged with murdering her neighbour in South Ottawa. Gurpreet Ronald, was accused of killing Jagtar Gill, 43, in the latter’s living…

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Why Yann Martel Finds India Intoxicating!

Why Yann Martel Finds India Intoxicating! »

BY PREETI THANDI Yann Martel knew little about India when he arrived there in 1995. The destination was actually picked by his Canadian date. Ironically, the relationship didn’t quite work…

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YuppTV's Spring Offer

YuppTV’s Spring Offer »

New Jersey: In its endeavor to provide TV viewers in Canada with their favorite Indian TV soaps and serials, YuppTV announced its spring offers that include EROS+YuppMovies Package free with…

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Indian Loses To Japanese In Bid To Win 'Virgin'

Indian Loses To Japanese In Bid To Win ‘Virgin’ »

New York: A Japanese man fended off strong competition from an Indian to secure a date with a 20-year-old Brazilian student, who sold her virginity for a $780,000 after putting…

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Court Rules Against Meat Plant Near Gurudwara

Court Rules Against Meat Plant Near Gurudwara »

London: In a first legal victory for the Sikh community in Britain, the planning permission for the setting up of a meat plant near a gurdwara in northern Britain’s Bradford…

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Oak Creek Hero To Be Honoured By US Sikhs

Oak Creek Hero To Be Honoured By US Sikhs »

Washington: US police officer Brian Murphy, who was struck with 12 bullets during the Aug 5, 2012 shooting at the Sikh gurudwara in Wisconsin, will be honoured by Sikhs in…

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French far right leader Marine Le Pen

France’s Far Right Leader Bans Halal Meat »

Paris: French far right leader Marine Le Pen has said halal food will not be served in school canteens. She said “religious demands” will not be accepted for school menus…

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Nav Bhatia Becomes Raptors' Community Ambassador

Nav Bhatia Becomes Raptors’ Community Ambassador »

Toronto: ‘Superfan’ Nav Bhatia was picked as the Raptors’ Community Ambassador at his 14th Annual Baisakhi Day Game held on April 4. In his new role, he will be working…

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Program To Offer Free Dental Care To Children From Low-income Families

Program To Offer Free Dental Care To Children From Low-income Families »

Toronto: As of April 1, 70,000 more kids from low-income families can get dental services including regular cleanings, diagnostics and treatment through the newly expanded Healthy Smiles Ontario program.  As…

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Amarjeet Gill, Ontario PC Party

Gill Promotes Math Achievement Action Plan »

Mississauga: Amarjeet Gill, Ontario PC Party MPP candidate for Mississauga-Brampton South says the Party believes in improving the Math skills of the younger generations as “they are the future of…

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Vedic Cultural Centre Launches English Translations Of Vedas

Vedic Cultural Centre Launches English Translations Of Vedas »

  Markham: April 6,2014 will be recorded as a milestone in the history of the Hindu Community in Canada. Keeping in line with the principles of Arya Samaj, to disseminate…

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Mulayam claims BJP leaders contacted him to prevent Modi from becoming PM »

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Samajwadi Party chief Mulayam Singh Yadav on Thursday claimed that several BJP leaders have “contacted” him to prevent Narendra Modi…

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Saturn is about to ‘give birth’ to a new moon – NASA »

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LONDON: New images from Nasa’s Cassini-Huygens space probe suggest that Saturn may be in the process of forming a new…

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Narendra Modi said he was not silent on Gujarat riots »

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GANDHINAGAR: The Bharatiya Janata Party’s prime ministerial candidate for the 2014 general election, Narendra Modi, on Wednesday, rejected the view…

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Syrian Extremists Threaten to ‘Destroy’ Canada in Online Video »

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The most extreme armed faction in Syria has threatened to “destroy” Canada, as Western governments are struggling to deal with…

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Rahul Gandhu accuses BJP of wanting to split India into “two parts” »

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In a relentless offensive against BJP, Rahul Gandhi on Thursday accused it of playing “divisive” politics, saying the rival party wants to split India into “two parts” unlike Congress which wants a “united single Hindustan”. Addressing a series of election rallies in Chhattisgarh and Madhya…

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Mulayam claims BJP leaders contacted him to prevent Modi from becoming PM »

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Samajwadi Party chief Mulayam Singh Yadav on Thursday claimed that several BJP leaders have “contacted” him to prevent Narendra Modi from becoming the Prime Minister. Addressing an election rally in Etawah, Mulayam claimed that Modi would never become the Prime Minister “as several top BJP…

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‘Sri Lanka Has No Faith In International Probe’ »

'Sri Lanka Has No Faith In International Probe'

Colombo: The Sri Lankan government Saturday said it has no faith in an international investigation into the alleged human rights abuses occurred during the civil war in the country. President Mahinda Rajapaksa’s special envoy on human rights and Government Minister Mahinda Samarasinghe said that Sri…

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‘Congress Will Continue To Work For Minorities’ »

'Congress Will Continue To Work For Minorities'

Moradabad (Uttar Pradesh): Congress chief Sonia Gandhi Monday said the UPA government has done a good job in uplifting the living conditions of the minorities. “We have formulated policies to provide higher education to youth, especially the girls, by giving them scholarships under the Maulana…

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Kejriwal Hogged Maximum TV News Time »

Kejriwal Hogged Maximum TV News Time

New Delhi: AAP chief Arvind Kejriwal got the highest TV coverage during prime time news followed by BJP’s Narendra Modi and Congress’s Rahul Gandhi, a study said here Monday. An analysis of five news channels by CMS Media Lab showed that while the Aam Aadmi…

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Ansar Bayt al-Maqdis Listed As Terrorist Group »

Ansar Bayt al-Maqdis Listed As Terrorist Group

Cairo: A court in Egypt Monday ruled that the Al Qaeda-inspired Ansar Bayt al-Maqdis be listed as a terrorist organisation. As one of the most…

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Underwater Probe Begins For MH370 »

Underwater Probe Begins For MH370

Kuala Lumpur: The Australian Defence Vessel (ADV) Ocean Shield will deploy a mini-sub Monday to join in the search for missing Malaysia Airlines flight MH370,…

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Over 100 schoolgirls in Nigeria by Islamists »

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MAIDUGURI (Nigeria): Heavily-armed Islamist gunmen kidnapped a group of girls from a secondary school in northeast Nigeria’s Borno state and torched the surrounding town, a…

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SPORTS Manavjit Shoots Gold At Shotgun World Cup

Manavjit Shoots Gold At Shotgun World Cup

Tucson (United States): Indian shooter Manavjit Singh Sandhu bagged the gold in the trap event by overcoming Australia’s two-time Olympic gold medallist Michael Diamond at the ISSF Shotgun World Cup here. Sandhu started Friday with a…

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AUTO Auto Sales At Top Gear In Canada

Auto Sales At Top Gear In Canada

Toronto: Canadian auto sales had another banner year, with light vehicle sales growing for the third consecutive time, with the industry on track for another solid year, according to a new report by BMO Economics. Preliminary…

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BUSINESS Hyundai India Receives 11,000 Bookings For Xcent

Hyundai India Receives 11,000 Bookings For Xcent

  New Delhi: Automobile major Hyundai Motor India Monday reported it has received bookings for 11,000 units of its entry-level compact sedan ‘Xcent’ within just 30 days of its launch in March 2014. “We are committed…

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OPINION India's Power Women With Prime Ministerial Aspirations

India’s Power Women With Prime Ministerial Aspirations

By Saroj Mohanty  Elections in India are fascinating as they throw up interesting possibilities. As the nation votes to elect a new set of representatives in parliament, three of the country’s top women political leaders —…

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