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Honour Killing Case Back Before The Supreme Court

A mother and uncle accused of arranging an honour killing in India 17 years ago will appear in the Supreme Court of Canada today to fight extradition efforts. Malkit Sidhu and Surjit Badesha of British Columbia are accused in India of the murder of 25-year-old

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European Union Court Bans Headscarves And Religious Symbols At Work

Religious identity is at stake as the European Court of Justice (ECJ) allows the hijab and other visible religious symbols to be banned from the workplace.“Today’s disappointing rulings ... give greater leeway to employers to discriminate against women — and men — on the grounds of religious belief,” said a statement by Amnesty International. “At a time when identity and appeara

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ANOKHI MEDIA Launches T.A.P.E. – A New Boutique Event Series Celebrating Life!

This members-only event series will provide unique and diverse opportunities for in-person and virtual interaction.What Is T.A.P.E.?ANOKHI MEDIA is proud to announce the latest in our outreach to our vibrant community with T.A.P.E.- The ANOKHI Prestige Experience an upcoming must-attend salon event series. Founder, President, CEO, Raj Girn explains why she spear-headed this initiative by saying that:

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Oscars 2017 Make History In More Ways Than One

This year's Academy of Motion Pictures Arts & Sciences delivered on what will be seen as the most memorable Oscar awards, complete with their own crazy plot twist. Oscars 2017 — who knew you had it in ya!  In what was bound to be an emotionally charged night, the 89th Annual Academy Awards had a lot to live up to — not only to redeem themselves from the

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    3rd Annual Dallas/Fort Worth South Asian Film Festival

    The Dallas/Fort Worth South Asian Film Festival returns in 2017 to feature films that explore issues affecting South Asians, both in America and back home.The festival will showcase 20 shorts, documentaries and feature films over three days....

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    The 59th Grammy Awards: Our Top Ten Best Dressed

    Last night, artists hit the red carpet for the most coveted awards in the music industry, the 59th Grammy Awards. We expected so much more, but we manage to select a few looks. Check out our picks!   ...

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    Nepal's First Transgender Model At Lakme Fashion Week

    A transgender model's dream turned reality after two strong denials at Lakmé Fashion Week in Mumbai.Born as the fifth son i ...

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  • Quebec Mosque Massacre

    Quebec Mosque Massacre Leaves 6 Dead

    A mass shooting in a Quebec City mosque had left the country reeling. Six people are dead after a mass shooting at a mosque in Quebec City’s Sainte-Foy neighbourhood, an attack that Prime Minister ...

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  • Dev Patel Oscar Nomination

    Dev Patel Makes History With Oscar Nomination For Lion

    Indian-origin British actor Dev Patel is making headlines — and not just because this is his first Oscar nomination.Patel first shot to fame with Danny Boyle’s 2009 Oscar-winning film Slumdog Millionaire,  ...

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    Aziz Ansari Becomes SNL’s First South Asian Host

    [caption id="attachment_9927" align="aligncenter" width="658"] Aziz Ansari will make his debut on ...

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  • Vin Diesel and Deepika Padukone at Mumbai Premiere of xXx:Return Of Xander Cage

    Deepika Padukone And Vin Diesel's Film Premieres In India

    Bollywood superstar Deepika Padukone's long-awaited Hollywood debut in xXx: Return of Xander Cage is finally here, and it made a big splash in India. Padukone plays the role of Serena, Xander Cage's feisty love interest.[c ...

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    Pakistan's First Transgender Model Makes Her Fashionable Mark

    A powerful photoshoot dedicated to ending transphobia in Pakistan features the country's first-ever transgender model.Kami Sid works tirelessly for Pakistan's transgender community, and her recent debut in the fashion world is for a ...

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    Priyanka Chopra, Mindy Kaling Among The Highest Paid Television Actresses In The World

    Bollywood star Priyanka Chopra and Indian-American actress Mindy Kaling are earning some serious primetime bucks.   ...

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  • Designers Shantanu & Nikhil with actor Sushant Singh Rajput at Van Heusen GQ Fashion Nights Kashmiriyat show

    Shantanu & Nikhil's Pellet Injury Makeup Creates Outrage

    The Indian design duo's recent fashion show sparked outrage when they decided to mimic ammunition effects as part of their runway's makeup. The Kashmir valley is still reeling from the events following the ...

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    Regal Star-Studded 50th Birthday Bash For Designer Manish Malhotra

    Bollywood’s favourite designer, Manish Malhotra, turned 50, and his birthday bash turned out to be the starriest night of the year.Filmmaker Karan ...

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