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New light on ‘Honey Boo Boo’ casts’ salary


September 6th, 2012 - 7:01 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
London, Sep 6 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Reality star June Shannon has backed down the allegation that her family only earns $2000 from an episode of here Comes Honey Boo Boo. She uttered about ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

TDP livid with NDTV’s Andhra poll survey


August 28th, 2012 - 7:14 pm ICT by IANS
Hyderabad, Aug 28 (IANS) The Telugu Desam Party (TDP) in Andhra Pradesh has rejected a survey by NDTV news channel, which forecasts a sweep by YSR Congress Party in ... Read more...

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Man fires insect repellent in Oregon robbery case


August 17th, 2012 - 9:15 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Oregon, Aug 17 (NEWS) Police in Oregon have revealed that a man who robbed a restaurant was armed with a can of bug spray. The robber is alleged to have entered ... Read more...

Posted in Odd news |

Lottery winners with £148 million fortune take EasyJet flight


August 17th, 2012 - 8:38 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
London, Aug 17 (THAINDIAN NEWS) The recently announced Euromillions lottery winners Adrian and Gillian Bayford showed that the 148 million pounds hadn’t gotten into their heads by taking a modest budget airline ... Read more...

Posted in World News |

Mamata for electoral reforms, cash-free polls


August 14th, 2012 - 7:28 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, August 14 (IANS) Observing that corrupt practices were rampant in India's electoral process particularly in the northeast, West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee Tuesday called for electoral reforms."Today ... Read more...

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Rihanna sponsors fans’ vacation


August 10th, 2012 - 5:03 pm ICT by IANS
Los Angeles, Aug 10 (IANS) Singer Rihanna has reportedly invited five of her favourite fans to her home in Barbados for a vacation.The 24-year-old made the gesture in order ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Chinese man jailed for robbing corn on the cob


July 18th, 2012 - 4:43 pm ICT by IANS
Beijing, July 18 (IANS) A 20-year-old unemployed man in Shanghai has been sentenced to jail for 10 months for robbing a convenience store of a steamed corn-on-the-cob worth a mere ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Chain-snatching gang apprehended in Delhi


July 9th, 2012 - 10:23 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 9 (IANS) A gang of three chain-snatchers were caught from south Delhi's Vasant Vihar Sunday, police said."Kinshu Arora, the kingpin of his gang, and his friends Dinesh ... Read more...

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Police salary van attacked in Pakistan


July 3rd, 2012 - 8:54 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, July 3 (IANS) One policeman was killed Tuesday when a police van carrying a large amount of money meant to be distributed as salary for jail personnel was attacked ... Read more...

Posted in South Asia |

Holmes to get $15 mn from Cruise?


July 1st, 2012 - 3:32 am ICT by IANS
Los Angeles, July 1 (IANS) Actress Katie Holmes is likely to be paid $15 million after her divorce from actor Tom Cruise.Holmes, who filed for divorce after five years ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

‘Conditioning brain could curb impulsiveness’


June 15th, 2012 - 4:39 pm ICT by IANS
London, June 15 (IANS) Conditioning your brain to curb impulsiveness could open the way to treat addiction to gambling, drugs or alcohol as well as impulse-control disorders such ... Read more...

Posted in Health |

Kazakh border chief resigns over massacre


June 14th, 2012 - 8:25 am ICT by IANS
Moscow, June 14 (IANS/RIA Novosti) The head of Kazakhstan's Border Service has resigned following a border post massacre May 30 in which 15 people were killed.A statement posted on the ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Strike last option for Australian cricketers


June 4th, 2012 - 8:05 pm ICT by IANS
Sydney, June 4 (IANS) Australian Cricketers Association (ACA) chief executive Paul Marsh said a strike is the last option and the players would prefer to roll the existing pay agreement ... Read more...

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Lindsay Lohan in trouble over her unpaid tanning salon bill


May 29th, 2012 - 7:31 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Los Angeles, May 29 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Lindsay Lohan owes $41,031 to Tanning Vegas. Nine months ago, a Nevada judge ordered Lohan to pay her huge debt to the tanning salon, which is ... Read more...

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White paper gives no estimate of black money abroad (Lead)


May 21st, 2012 - 5:20 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 21 (IANS) The government Monday released the much-awaited white paper on black money, which makes a strong pitch for setting up the Lokpal and Lokayuktas but ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

China’s smuggling kingpin gets jail for life


May 18th, 2012 - 7:20 pm ICT by IANS
Beijing, May 18 (IANS) A notorious kingpin of a smuggling ring has been sentenced to life imprisonment in China over smuggling and bribery charges.The court said the sentencing of Lai ... Read more...

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YSR party seeks CBI probe into cash seized from Chiranjeevi’s kin


May 15th, 2012 - 9:19 pm ICT by IANS
Hyderabad, May 15 (IANS) The YSR Congress Party Tuesday demanded a probe by the Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) into the huge amount of money seized at the house of ... Read more...

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Remittances to Latin America rebound


May 8th, 2012 - 11:47 am ICT by IANS
Washington, May 8 (IANS/EFE) Remittances of emigrants from Latin America and the Caribbean increased last year beyond their levels before the financial crisis to $69.29 billion, according to an Inter-American ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

Russia develops ammonia rocket engine


May 6th, 2012 - 10:30 am ICT by IANS
Moscow, May 6 (IANS/RIA Novosti) A leading Russian manufacturer of equipment for power industries has started developing a new rocket engine that could reduce the cost of rocket launches and ... Read more...

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Chinese official given death for taking bribe


April 27th, 2012 - 8:50 pm ICT by IANS
Beijing, April 27 (IANS) A 60-year-old former political advisor in a Chinese province was Friday sentenced to death for taking around $2 million in bribes and sanctioning projects in return. ... Read more...

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Girl’s foetus found in Rajasthan town


April 20th, 2012 - 12:29 am ICT by IANS
Jaipur, April 19 (IANS) The foetus of a girl was found abandoned on the edge of a sewer line in Rajasthan's Dausa town Thursday, police said. Police said that foetus ... Read more...

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Media houses restrained from publishing Singhvi CD


April 16th, 2012 - 9:59 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 16 (IANS) In a relief to Congress spokesperson Abhishek Manu Singhvi, the Delhi High Court has restrained media houses from publishing the contents of a CD allegedly ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Spanish banks borrow a record $417 bn


April 14th, 2012 - 12:02 pm ICT by IANS
Madrid, April 14 (IANS/EFE) Spanish financial institutions borrowed a record 316.34 billion euros ($417 billion) from the European Central Bank last month, according to data released by Spain's central bank.The ... Read more...

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Friend murdered Delhi engineer for ransom, buried body (Lead)


April 6th, 2012 - 5:27 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 6 (IANS) The body of a young engineer was found in Delhi Friday, three days after he went missing, police said adding that one of his friends ... Read more...

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Gillard urges students to be careful on internet


April 5th, 2012 - 6:01 pm ICT by IANS
Sydney, April 5 (IANS) Australian Prime Minister Julia Gillard has urged students to be careful on the internet following an incident in which some schoolgirls uploaded a sex-prank videoclip.Urging schoolchildren ... Read more...

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Kohli, Jadeja under pressure to perform: Akram


April 4th, 2012 - 8:15 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, April 4 (IANS) Former Pakistani captain Wasim Akram, the bowling coach of the Kolkata Knight Riders, feels that Ravindra Jadeja and Virat Kohli would be under tremendous pressure to ... Read more...

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Now fire in Bengal bus depot, minister says sabotage (Lead)


March 25th, 2012 - 7:10 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, March 25 (IANS) Kolkata continued to play with fire when the record room of the West Bengal government-run Calcutta State Transport Corporation (CSTC) was destroyed in a blaze Sunday. ... Read more...

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Now fire in Bengal bus depot, minister says sabotage


March 25th, 2012 - 6:34 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, March 25 (IANS) Kolkata continued to play with fire when the record room of the West Bengal government-run Calcutta State Transport Corporation (CSTC) was destroyed by a blaze Sunday. ... Read more...

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Indonesian hitmen offer services in blogs


March 9th, 2012 - 12:09 pm ICT by IANS
Jakarta, March 9 (IANS/AKI) Most mafia members want to keep a low profile while conducting their illegal businesses. But that is not the case with some professional killers in Indonesia ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Berry’s ex asks her to pay $20,000 per month


March 5th, 2012 - 9:26 am ICT by IANS
Los Angeles, March 5 (IANS) Halle Berry's ex-boyfriend Gabriel Aubry has reportedly filed a legal suit against her asking the actress to pay him about $20,000 a month.Tmz.com reported that ... Read more...

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Two ‘crime reporters’ arrested for extortion


February 26th, 2012 - 1:21 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 25 (IANS) Posing as crime reporters, the two would extort money from NGOs and businessmen by threatening to expose them in the media but were exposed and ... Read more...

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China mulls death penalty for ‘gutter oil’ crimes


February 24th, 2012 - 5:08 am ICT by IANS
Beijing, Feb 24 (IANS) China will intensify its crackdown on illegal "gutter oil" trade and give the death penalty in serious offences, the government said Thursday.The courts must give full ... Read more...

Posted in World |

AIFF at loggerheads with I-League clubs


February 21st, 2012 - 9:08 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 21 (IANS) I-League clubs Tuesday declared war on the All India Football Federation (AIFF) by refusing to sign the mandatory Asian Football Confederation (AFC) licensing criteria unless ... Read more...

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Fresh 2G auction: Consumer may be spared large hike


February 19th, 2012 - 4:35 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 19 (IANS) The Indian mobile consumer could be spared a large tariff hike due to the mandated auction of 2G telecom spectrum. Industry analysts don't foresee ... Read more...

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‘Poll panel raid on priest creating communal tension’


February 10th, 2012 - 10:49 pm ICT by IANS
Panaji, Feb 10 (IANS) Even as the Congress has accused the Election Commission of India (ECI) of inciting communalism in Goa, poll officials here have said that they only ... Read more...

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