Asian Voices

Bollywood Actress Slams Newspaper Over Gross And Sexist Tweet

The Huffington Post Canada | Arti Patel | Posted 09.16.2014 | Canada Living

Bollywood's Deepika Padukone has slammed India's leading newspaper The Times of India over a tweet focusing on the actress's cleavage. The 28-year...

Montreal Cancer Patient FINALLY Finds A Match

CBC | Posted 09.18.2014 | Canada Impact

After months of searching for a compatible stem cell or umbilical cord blood donor, Mai Duong has finally found a match. She tearfully shared the ...

13 Things That Always Happen At Filipino Weddings

The Huffington Post Canada | Posted 08.22.2014 | Canada Living

GUEST CODE: Thanks to our multicultural society, you may find yourself at a wedding this summer that celebrates in ways you aren't familiar with — a...

The Differences Between Asians In Canada And The U.S. (Sort Of)

The Huffington Post Canada | Arti Patel | Posted 08.22.2014 | Canada Living

Popular YouTube channel FungBrosComedy and our fellow Canadian YouTube comedian Linda Dong have come up what they believe are the true differences bet...

The 'Rakhri Zone' Will Make Every Single Indian Laugh Out Loud

The Huffington Post Canada | Arti Patel | Posted 08.13.2014 | Canada Living

For anyone who is familiar with the friend zone (you know, when someone sees you just as a friend and you'd rather be a sexual or love partner), this ...

18 Saree Truths Only South Asian Girls Understand

The Huffington Post Canada | Arti Patel | Posted 08.14.2014 | Canada Style

Wedding season is here and if you're a South Asian woman, you probably will be attending a handful. The saree or sari is a traditional South Asian...

A Suckling Pig And 10 Other Facts About Viet Weddings

The Huffington Post Canada | Arti Patel | Posted 07.28.2014 | Canada Living

GUEST CODE:Thanks to our multicultural society, you may find yourself at a wedding this summer that celebrates in ways you aren't familiar with — an...

Sad Realities Of Growing Up As A Hairy Girl (And Yes, You're Still Hairy)

The Huffington Post Canada | Arti Patel | Posted 07.11.2014 | Canada Living

If you hated wearing shorts, got told to wax or shave your face or got strange looks from people for having hairy arms, you know exactly what it feels...

10 Questions You Have About Korean Weddings .. Answered

The Huffington Post Canada | Arti Patel | Posted 07.05.2014 | Canada Living

GUEST CODE:Thanks to our multicultural society, you may find yourself at a wedding this summer that celebrates in ways you aren't familiar with — an...

Canadian Rapping Duo Nails The Ridiculousness Of Many Gen Y Kids

The Huffington Post Canada | Arti Patel | Posted 07.11.2014 | Canada Living

Hate your parents but still live at home without paying rent? Leh. Spend a ton of money on designer things, but still have a hefty amount of student d...

'Ultra Rich Asian Girls' Sought For Vancouver TV Show

The Huffington Post B.C. | Posted 06.02.2014 | Canada British Columbia

A proposed Vancouver reality show is holding a casting call for "ultra rich Asian girls." HBIC TV is an upcoming reality show "about the luxurious ...

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When Marriages Start To Fail

HuffingtonPost.com | Arti Patel | Posted 06.02.2014 | Canada Living

It's 2007, a spring morning in May, and Samia Sheikh and her family are clustered around a small dining table in her suburban Toronto home. ...

12 Things You Need To Know About Hindu Weddings

The Huffington Post Canada | Arti Patel | Posted 04.23.2014 | Canada Living

GUEST CODE: Thanks to our multicultural society, you may find yourself at a wedding this summer that celebrates in ways you aren't familiar with — a...

8 Things You Need To Know Before You Attend A Chinese Wedding

The Huffington Post Canada | Arti Patel | Posted 04.16.2014 | Canada Living

GUEST CODE: Thanks to our multicultural society, you may find yourself at a wedding this summer that celebrates in ways you aren't familiar with — a...

How To Celebrate Baisakhi, The Start Of The Sikh Calendar Year

The Huffington Post Canada | Maham Abedi | Posted 04.13.2014 | Canada Living

Baisakhi is one of the largest, most colourful, and probably the loudest festival celebrated by the South Asian community. The holiday (sometimes s...

11 Things You Need To Know Before You Attend A Sikh Wedding

The Huffington Post Canada | Arti Patel | Posted 05.01.2014 | Canada Living

GUEST CODE: Thanks to our multicultural society, you may find yourself at a wedding this summer that celebrates in ways you aren't familiar with — a...

Go In For Passport Photos, Come Out With Racist Name

The Huffington Post Canada | Lisa Yeung | Posted 02.01.2014 | Canada Travel

It's the Lunar New Year, a time when an estimated 3.6 billion trips will take place in China as people travel to see their families and celebrate the ...

14 'Chinese' Dishes That Aren't Actually Chinese

The Huffington Post Canada | Posted 01.29.2014 | Canada Living

Now that the Chinese New Year is almost here, families who celebrate the Lunar New Year are busy preparing traditional Chinese food to welcome their f...

When White People Dance To Indian Music

The Huffington Post Canada | Arti Patel | Posted 11.22.2013 | Canada Living

We're way past the days of screwing in the light bulb and lifting our shoulders up and down. Canadian YouTube comedian Lilly Singh, or Superwoman to h...

NSFW: 'Asian Girlz' May Be The Most Offensive Music Video Ever

The Huffington Post Canada | Posted 08.01.2013 | Canada Music

This video is so bad that it's difficult to watch all the way through. Above Ground's spot for "Asian Girlz" is quite possibly the most racist thin...