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Indian-American treats wife as slave; gets away with probation


May 24th, 2012 - 7:46 pm ICT by IANS
New York, May 24 (IANS) An Indian American man whose family forced his wife into slave labour was spared jail but sentenced to three years' probation and ordered to perform ... Read more...

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American wanted for child rape arrested in Mexico


March 11th, 2012 - 11:45 am ICT by IANS
Mexico City, March 11 (IANS/EFE) An American man wanted in his homeland on child rape charges has been arrested in Mexico, authorities said.Federal agents discovered that Phillip Steven Borden was ... Read more...

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Nail removed from American’s brain


January 22nd, 2012 - 3:02 am ICT by IANS
London, Jan 21 (IANS) A nail has been removed from an American man's brain which he hadn't known was there, The Telegraph reported Saturday.Chicago's Dante Autullo was recovering after undergoing ... Read more...

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Kal Penn returning to TV


August 4th, 2011 - 9:49 am ICT by IANS
Washington, Aug 4 (IANS) Indian-American actor Kal Penn, who is best known for his role in the "Harold and Kumar" movies, is ready to return to television after a ... Read more...

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Obese man found stuck in chair for two years!


March 30th, 2011 - 7:18 pm ICT by IANS
London, March 30 (IANS) A 43-year-old American man had become so obese that he got stuck in a chair for two years and had to be cut free by rescuers ... Read more...

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Kevin Costner in ‘Superman’ reboot


March 19th, 2011 - 8:36 am ICT by IANS
Los Angeles, March 19 (IANS) Director Zack Snyder has confirmed that actor Kevin Costner will star in a reboot of the "Superman" franchise.The 56-year-old was rumoured to be taking on ... Read more...

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Kevin Costner joins the cast of new ‘Superman’ movie


March 18th, 2011 - 2:56 pm ICT by ANI
Sydney, March 18 (ANI): Actor Kevin Costner has been signed for the father role to Clark Kent in the new 'Superman' movie.The Academy Award winner will play Jonathan Kent, who raises Kent ... Read more...

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US man, Brit woman fined by Dubai court for sexual insults on Facebook


February 14th, 2011 - 6:51 pm ICT by ANI
Dubai, Feb 14 (ANI): A Dubai court has fined an American man and a British woman for exchanging insults of a sexual nature on social networking site Facebook.The Dubai Misdemeanour Court ... Read more...

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American citizen attempts suicide at airport


February 10th, 2011 - 10:59 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 10 (IANS) An American man allegedly tried to commit suicide Thursday by jumping from the departure ramp at the Indira Gandhi International airport here but he was persuaded to ... Read more...

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Ewan McGregor’s movie halted over ‘death threat’


December 25th, 2010 - 12:00 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, Dec 25 (ANI): Production on Ewan McGregor's new movie, 'The Impossible', has been brought to a halt after the actor allegedly received death threats on the set of the film.An unnamed ... Read more...

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US man jailed for child sex tourism in Cambodia


December 21st, 2010 - 11:52 am ICT by IANS
Los Angeles, Dec 21 (IANS) A 61-year-old American man has been jailed for being involved in child sex tourism in Cambodia, after he pleaded guilty to having sex with a teenage girl ... Read more...

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‘Miracle’ blood transplant ‘cures American man of HIV’


December 15th, 2010 - 5:51 pm ICT by ANI
London, Dec 15 (ANI): An American man living in Berlin has reportedly been cured of his HIV infection with the help of an unusual blood transplant.The man, in his 40s, had a ... Read more...

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US builder survives being shot in the face by nail gun


December 1st, 2010 - 6:54 pm ICT by ANI
London, Dec 1 (ANI): An American man, who is a builder, has revealed the lucky escape he had when he was shot in the face by a nail gun.Victor Benavidez, 28, ... Read more...

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Spanish woman ‘claims’ she owns the Sun


November 27th, 2010 - 2:15 pm ICT by ANI
New York, Nov 27 (ANI): A 49-year-old Spanish lady has claimed to be the owner of Sun.Angeles Duran from Spain's soggy region of Galicia said that she registered the star at a ... Read more...

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Indian-American police impersonator charged with raping two women in NYC


November 17th, 2010 - 2:00 pm ICT by ANI
New York, Nov 17 (ANI): A Indian-American man, Suraj Persaud, has been charged with raping two women after impersonating a police officer and threatening to have them arrested as hookers.According to ... Read more...

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US man arrested for carrying 30 cartridges on PIA’s London-bound flight


November 11th, 2010 - 4:21 pm ICT by ANI
Islamabad, Nov 11(ANI): A 70-year-old American man has been arrested in Pakistan for allegedly carrying 30 cartridges in his luggage at an airport in Lahore.According to reports, Gerry Williams was scheduled to ... Read more...

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US lacked proof of Headley’s link to terrorism ahead of Mumbai attacks: US spy chief


November 9th, 2010 - 5:35 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Nov 9 (ANI): US spy chief James Clapper has claimed that America did not pass on the information about David Headley, an American man who was a key figure in ... Read more...

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Indian American indicted for groping sleeping woman on flight


October 21st, 2010 - 11:45 am ICT by IANS
By Arun Kumar Washington, Oct 21 (IANS) An Indian American man accused of sexually assaulting a woman while she slept during a flight has been indicted by a federal grand jury.Ranchhodbhai Lakha, 61, ... Read more...

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Chocolate diet helps morbidly obese US man lose 200lbs in 16 months!


October 1st, 2010 - 1:21 pm ICT by ANI
London, Oct 1 (ANI): An American man achieved an astonishing feat of losing 200 lbs in just 16 months - by eating chocolates.Morbidly obese Peter Ajello credited his unusual diet with saving ... Read more...

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Facebook purges pages referring to paedophile group NAMBLA


September 30th, 2010 - 3:24 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Sep 30 (ANI): Facebook has begun to remove pages that refer to the North American Man/Boy Love Association after the presence of the nefarious paedophile advocacy group was revealed in ... Read more...

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New Zealand plane makes Antarctic rescue mission


September 14th, 2010 - 6:39 am ICT by IANS
Wellington, Sep 14 (DPA) A Royal New Zealand Air Force plane left Christchurch Tuesday on a rescue mission to evacuate a seriously ill American man from the US' Antarctic research base at ... Read more...

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American man dubbed ‘Jaws’ crowned ‘King of the Burrito’


September 13th, 2010 - 6:32 pm ICT by ANI
London, Sept 13 (ANI): An American man, who is also known as Jaws, has been crowned as the 'King of the Burrito' after he ate 47 wraps in 10 minutes during an ... Read more...

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US man’s plan to marry underage girl uncovered through Facebook


September 13th, 2010 - 3:53 pm ICT by ANI
Philadelphia, Sept 13 (ANI): An American man, who planned to marry an underage girl, has had his plans thwarted after it was discovered through social networking site Facebook.Robert Nickson Jr., 27, ... Read more...

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Jimmy Carter arrives in US with freed American


August 28th, 2010 - 2:37 am ICT by IANS
Washington, Aug 28 (DPA) Former US president Jimmy Carter arrived back in the US Friday together with an American man who had been imprisoned in North Korea since the beginning of the ... Read more...

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American man accused of slashing New York cabbie’s throat for being Muslim


August 26th, 2010 - 2:28 pm ICT by ANI
New York, Aug 26(ANI): An American man has been accused of brutally attacking a New York City taxi cab driver with a knife after asking him if he was Muslim, police has ... Read more...

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Women, African Americans, Southerners in US talk and text the most


August 25th, 2010 - 6:28 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Aug 25 (ANI): A survey on cell phone usage across the United States has revealed that women, African Americans and Southerners are the people who talk and text the most.According to ... Read more...

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Man marinates ‘mean’ cat in car bonnet


August 11th, 2010 - 12:47 pm ICT by IANS
New York, Aug 11 (IANS) An American man who was caught "marinating" his cat in a mixture of peppers, salt and oil inside a cage in the car bonnet said he was ... Read more...

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Man sentenced to death for beheading three kids


July 30th, 2010 - 4:03 pm ICT by IANS
New York, July 30 (IANS) An American man was sentenced to death for beheading three children, including his daughter, as he believed they were possessed and he was the "chosen one" who ... Read more...

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Man Stuck In Egypt Granted Re-Entry To USA


July 16th, 2010 - 8:43 pm ICT by GD
By Ranjan Bhaduri July 16, (THAINDIAN NEWS) A Virginia based Somali-American man who was previously on U.S. no-fly list will be permitted to come back to the USA, as it has been reported. ... Read more...

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Ex-cop asks officers to arrest him for driving while drunk


June 22nd, 2010 - 4:43 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, June 22 (ANI): An American man, who used to be a police officer, asked cops, who pulled him over for speeding, to arrest him for driving under the influence of alcohol.Loren ... Read more...

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American Man Stranded In Cairo, Reportedly On No-Fly List


June 17th, 2010 - 7:46 pm ICT by GD
By Ranjan Bhaduri Cairo, June 17, (THAINDIAN NEWS) Virginia born American Yahya Wehelie was stooped by FBI from boarding a flight back to New York. Reportedly, the man's name was registered under the ... Read more...

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Pakistan nabs American who was on ‘Osama Bin Laden’ hunt


June 16th, 2010 - 9:06 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Karachi, Jun 16 (THAINDIAN NEWS) An American man who was looking for Laden has been arrested in Pakistan. He was armed with a pistol and a sword. When arrested, the ... Read more...

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31-year-old man arrested for forcing pregnant girlfriend to sign ‘abuse contract’


June 9th, 2010 - 6:51 pm ICT by ANI
Seattle, June 9(ANI): A 31-year-old American man has been arrested in Seattle, U.S., for allegedly forcing his 19-year-old pregnant girlfriend to sign an "abuse contract", which allowed him to attack her whenever ... Read more...

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Man crosses English Channel using helium balloons


May 28th, 2010 - 10:31 pm ICT by IANS
London, May 28 (IANS) An American man created history Friday by becoming the first to cross the English Channel using only helium-filled balloons. Jonathan Trappe, 36, set off from Kent Gliding Club in ... Read more...

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Times Square plot: US embassy caterer, five others arrested in Pakistan (Lead)


May 22nd, 2010 - 6:26 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, May 22 (DPA) Pakistani authorities have nabbed at least six collaborators of New York bombing suspect Faisal Shehzad, including the co-owner of a catering company that organised events for the ... Read more...

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