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Shocked by dog murders, Dr Deekha for better laws

A hundred sled dogs were recently killed in Whistler, British Columbia. The incident came to light when the person who killed them -- an Outdoor Adventures Whistler employee -- filled out a......

Canada's first gurdwara restored

The Abbotsford gurdwara in British Columbia -- the only gurdwara in the world to have 'national heritage' designation -- was formally re-opened on April 1 after two years of restoration work with......

'Gandhi did not oppose science'

Professor Akeel Bilgrami is the Johnsonian Professor of Philosophy at Columbia University in New York. He is also director of Columbia's Heyman Center for the Humanities. A Rhodes Scholar, the......

New gen in US takes more chances

Deepti Hajela was elected president of the South Asian Journalists Association in January. Born at Columbia University, New York, in 1994, SAJA fosters ties between journalists from South Asia in......

Scholar Edward Said dies at 67

Edward W Said, 67, professor of comparative literature at Columbia University and leading spokesman in the United States for the Palestinian cause, died in a New York hospital on Thursday,......

Indian appointed head of Indo-Canadian biz forum

An Indo-Canadian professor has been appointed as British Columbia's regional research chair on Canada-India Business and Economic Development. D J Sandhu of the University College of the Fraser......

Foreign universities awaiting govt nod

Stanford University, Georgia Tech University, British Columbia University, McGill University, Simon Fraser University, Cubec University, and Montreal University are some of the international......

Relaxing labour laws: Modi to lose or gain?

Indian labour laws today are among the most restrictive globally. While they may be able to secure the livelihoods of a tiny minority, they have a pernicious effect on the vast majority, rues Andy......

Remembering Amar Bose: The label 'Great Man' fits him to a T

Sree Sreenivasan recalls his encounters with the pioneer of sound who passed away on Friday and gives a sense of how many lives he touched -- in big and small ways. There are two......

'Govt is running from one crisis to another'

India may need to take a fresh look at its monetary policy, says Amartya Lahiri, professor of Economics at the University of British Columbia. Lahiri, who has written several papers, including......

Special: Walking the last walk with Gandhi

Richard Attenborough's Gandhi celebrated 30 glorious years on November 30.On Friday, some key players gave Rediff.com fascinating accounts about the making of the epic.Aseem Chhabra looks back on......

Ranbir Kapoor's gori girlfriend in Raajneeti

Hollywood beauty Sarah Thompson Kane is reportedly heading to Bollywood to act as hero Ranbir Kapoor's American girlfriend in the blockbuster drama Raajneeti.Los Angeles born Sarah, with a Southern......

Aziz Ansari is Funny in People

Russell Peters and several other Indian Americans have mined quite successfully their ethnic background but 26-year-old Aziz Ansari, who has a small but significant role in the new Judd Apatow......

'Comedy is really hard'

In the late 1990s, British-Indian filmmaker Bharat Nalluri thought he had it all -- a burgeoning Hollywood career and a line of action adventure movies to pick from.Miramax selected him to direct......

Shonali Bose, on making Amu

Her first feature film Amu, based on a street playShonali Boseco-wrote on the 1984 Delhi riots --in which some 5,000 Sikhs were killed following the assassination of then Indian prime minister......

Two Canadian athletes pull out of CWG

The spate of withdrawals from the Delhi Commonwealth Games continued with Canadian diver Meaghan Benfeito and badminton player Alvin Lau becoming the latest to opt out of the event citing......

Phelps could face criminal charges

Record-breaking Olympic swimmer Michael Phelps could face criminal charges following the publication of a photograph purportedly showing him smoking marijuana, The State newspaper of Columbia,......

  People speak for university of british columbia

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Q. According to a University of British Columbia study, youth, prison inmates and individuals with multiple tatoos that cover large parts of their bodies are at a higher risk of contracting Hepatitis C and other blood-borne diseases. The researchers reviewed an analysed 124 studies from 30 Countries...What's yur take on this??? Have you ever done any tatoos on any part of your body? I am speaking from experience as I have done recently and it was so painful if your skin is very sensitive....Your views?
:  A. Mehandi is better than tatoos . more

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Q. Full name of CNC
Cyrus Irani:  A. Cadet Nurse Corps, an American World War II program to train nursesCivil Nuclear Constabulary, a United Kingdom police force responsible for...... more

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Q. WHAT IS THE FULL FORM OF BC ?
Pramodkumar:  A. BC or B.C. may stand for:Before Christ, an epoch based on the traditionally reckoned year of the conception or birth of Jesus of Nazareth....... more

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Q. Enoch Daniel, Piano Acordianist. I need to know more about him ?
Always Fresh:  A. A much loved and well-respected figure in the Bombay film-industry (a.k.a. 'Bollywood') for almost five decades, Enoch Daniels (fondly known as...... more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/enoch-daniel-piano-acordianist.-i-need-to-know-more-about-hi/4411848/answers/15895185

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Q. 18 th July Foundation day of Mumbai University, in the year 1857, Any message Please
Shamima Yasmin:  A. The University of Mumbai (मुंबई...... more

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  Web results for University Of British Columbia
James Foley`s parents praise their `fearless` son

Washington: Friends, relatives and colleagues have paid tribute to American journalist James Foley, executed by Islamic State jihadists, with his... ...

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Respect Your Universe Strengthens Team with Appointment of Manfred Vollmer as COO

Respect Your Universe (TSXV:RYU) Intraday Stock Chart Today : Wednesday 20 August 2014 VANCOUVER, British Columbia , Aug.20, 2014... ...

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Internationally Known Oxnard Dentist to Speak at Conference in Vancouver

Oxnard dentist and noted international speaker Dr. Saj Jivraj, founder of the Anacapa Dental Art Institute, is presenting at the Spectrum Day... ...

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Speak up, India, and act!

'Will the new government, largely of the BJP, whose manifesto proclaimed "India shall remain a natural home for persecuted Hindus and they shall be... ...

http://www.rediff.com/news/column/shreekant-sambrani-speak-up-india-and-act/20140820.htm

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