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South African woman held at Mumbai airport


August 25th, 2012 - 12:10 am ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Aug 24 (IANS) A South African woman was Friday arrested for carrying 18 kg of amphetamine, a banned drug, at the Mumbai international airport, a customs official said."We have ... Read more...

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Rich haul of medals for India in Asian Women’s Boxing


March 25th, 2012 - 7:26 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 25 (IANS) India's women boxers M.C. Mary Kom and L. Sarita Devi bagged gold as the team Sunday finished with a rich haul of two gold, four ... Read more...

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Mary Kom in semis of Asian Boxing Championships


March 22nd, 2012 - 10:06 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 22 (IANS) Mary Kom entered the semifinals of the Asian Women's Boxing Championships defeating local favourite Nandinsetseg Myagmardul in Ulaanbataar, Mongolia Thursday.It was indeed a tough bout ... Read more...

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Asian Boxing: Pinki, Sonia, Sarita in semifinals


March 21st, 2012 - 9:48 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 21 (IANS) Indian women pugilists Pinki Jangra, Sonia Lather and Sarita Devi secured semifinal berths in their respective categories at the Asian Women Boxing Championships at Ulaanbaatar ... Read more...

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Mary Kom makes a winning start in Asian Championship


March 20th, 2012 - 6:36 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 20 (IANS) India's five-time world champion boxer M.C. Mary Kom began her campaign in the Asian Women's Championship at Ulaanbaatar Tuesday, defeating Thailand's Asian Games gold medallist ... Read more...

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Interracial marriages on the rise in US


February 17th, 2012 - 11:30 am ICT by IANS
Washington, Feb 17 (IANS/EFE) Interracial and inter-ethnic marriages continue to increase in the US and the greatest growth has occurred among Hispanics and Asians, according to a report by the ... Read more...

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Caffeine elevates estrogen levels in Asian women


January 27th, 2012 - 1:30 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Jan 27 (IANS) Asian women who consumed an average two cups of coffee daily had elevated estrogen levels as compared to those who consumed less.However, Caucasian women who ... Read more...

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Asian Champions Trophy: Indian eves lose 0-4 to China


September 8th, 2011 - 8:24 pm ICT by IANS
Ordos (China), Sep 8 (IANS) India were outplayed by China 0-4 in the Asian Women's Champions Trophy hockey tournament here Thursday.The goal scorers for China were Zhao Yudiao (6th and ... Read more...

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Fanatics tell Brit Muslim girl in Miss Universe competition to ‘rot in hell’


March 11th, 2011 - 2:58 pm ICT by ANI
London, Mar 11 (ANI): A girl, who hopes to become the first Muslim to represent UK at the Miss Universe competition, has revealed that religious zealots, who are against her competing, ... Read more...

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Oz mayor ‘faces suspension for comments Asian women’s chest sizes’


February 27th, 2011 - 1:24 pm ICT by ANI
London, Feb 27 (ANI): Kevin Crameri has stood down as mayor of Penrith and faces possible suspension after an investigation revealed he behaved inappropriately on an overseas business trip.Crameri, who was awarded ... Read more...

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Sex in New Zealand b-school syllabus for ‘ignorant’ Asians


November 19th, 2010 - 8:56 am ICT by IANS
Auckland, Nov 19 (IANS) Sex education will be part of the curriculum of a New Zealand business school because managers say many of its students from Asia are "sexually ignorant".From next year, ... Read more...

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Demand to sack coach Sandeep shocks hockey circles


September 30th, 2010 - 3:58 pm ICT by IANS
By Anand Philar New Delhi, Sep 30 (IANS) A sense of shock and disbelief pervaded the Indian women's hockey camp following the reported demand of government observer and former captain Rupa Saini for ... Read more...

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Asian women on student visas join sex trade Down Under


September 1st, 2010 - 2:42 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, Sept 1 (ANI): The Australian immigration department has found that young Asian women who come to the country on student visas are instead working in brothels.In its investigation, it found that ... Read more...

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Half of trafficked sex workers in Britain are Chinese


August 20th, 2010 - 10:11 am ICT by IANS
London, Aug 20 (IANS) Almost half of all women trafficked into Britain and forced into prostitution are Chinese nationals, a police report has said. A study by British Police found that 17,000 of ... Read more...

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Sabade to lead Indian rugby team for Asian 7’s tourney


July 20th, 2010 - 9:17 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, July 20 (IANS) A 12-member Rugby India team, led by Avani Sabade, will leave Wednesday for the Asian Women's 7s tournament in Guangzhou, China. The tournament July 24-25 is a test ... Read more...

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NZ becoming a hot bed for Asian sex workers


July 12th, 2010 - 12:42 pm ICT by ANI
Wellington, July 12 (ANI): More and more Asian women are being lured with cash to work in New Zealand's sex industry, but in slave-like conditions , revealed a new investigation.The women, mainly ... Read more...

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Sexually-oriented ads quite a turn-off for Asians


May 21st, 2010 - 5:34 pm ICT by IANS
Sydney, May 21 (IANS) Sexual content in ads can be quite a turn-off for Asian audiences, specially women, says a new study. Sukanlaya Sawang from Queensland University of Technology's (QUT) School of Management, ... Read more...

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Unprotected anal sex most common among Asian women: Study


April 23rd, 2010 - 5:05 pm ICT by ANI
New York, April 23 (ANI): A study has found that unprotected anal sex is most common among Asian women and others between the age group of 18 to 24.According to a ... Read more...

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Kiwi doc offers Botox that makes legs look better in stilettos


April 18th, 2010 - 4:21 pm ICT by ANI
Wellington, April 18 (ANI): An increasing number of women are turning to Botox to make their legs look better in stilettos, says an Auckland cosmetic physician.Dr Garsing Wong, of the Sapphire Appearance ... Read more...

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Three arrested in connection with ‘hate crime spree’ against Asian women in New York


April 10th, 2010 - 12:57 pm ICT by ANI
New York, Apr 10(ANI): The New York City Police Department (NYPD) has arrested three minors in connection with assaults on at least five elderly Asian women in the city, which was termed ... Read more...

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Sania should follow tradition, play for Pak after marriage: PTF chief


April 1st, 2010 - 12:46 pm ICT by ANI
Karachi, Apr.1 (ANI): Pakistan Tennis Federation (PTF) chief Dilawar Abbas has said that India's tennis sensation Sania Mirza should represent Pakistan in international tennis tournaments after entering into wedlock with cricketer Shoaib ... Read more...

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Drug traffickers use networking sites to recruit peddlers


February 24th, 2010 - 5:05 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 24 (IANS) There is a flip side to social networking sites -- drug traffickers are increasingly using social networking sites to lure and recruit young women as peddlers, an ... Read more...

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The Deep End: A Marriage of Proxy


February 5th, 2010 - 8:50 pm ICT by admin
By Anita Thomas Feb 5 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Dylan represents a young Asian women married an American solider who was deployed for war six months later is now suing to stay in the United ... Read more...

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American women of Chinese, Korean heritage ‘at increased gestational diabetes risk’


December 12th, 2009 - 2:36 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Dec 12 (ANI): A Kaiser Permanente study of 16,000 women in Hawaii has revealed that more than 10 percent of women of Chinese and Korean heritage may be at risk for ... Read more...

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Cherie Blair to host ‘Women Mean Business’ conference in India


December 3rd, 2009 - 12:42 pm ICT by ANI
London, Dec 3 (ANI): Cherie Blair, wife of former British Prime Minister Tony Blair, is all set to host a conference titled "Women Mean Business" in India.The conference slated to be held ... Read more...

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Brit millionaire boss told female employee ‘to work more and wear less’


November 11th, 2009 - 4:22 pm ICT by ANI
London, Nov 11 (ANI): A Canadian blonde financier was allegedly told by her employer, the multi-millionaire founder of a Mayfair investment firm, that she "needed to work more and dress less".Jordan Wimmer, ... Read more...

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Increasing number of Asian women getting boobs bigger to improve self-esteem


November 3rd, 2009 - 2:35 pm ICT by ANI
Kuala Lumpur, Nov 3 (ANI): An increasing number of Asian women are going for boob-boosting surgeries to improve their self-esteem.The rise in the number is also due to the techniques, which are ... Read more...

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India Court of Women on dowry and violence


September 26th, 2009 - 11:28 am ICT by admin
By Pushpa Achanta, CNSWomen. Dowry. Violence and abuse – associated by default. Almost always. Irrespective of socio-economic ‘status’. Urban or rural, north, south, east or west. Heart-rending stories evidence it. And horrific ... Read more...

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Top teams arrive for Asian Meet basketball


September 15th, 2009 - 9:18 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, Sep 15 (IANS) With the arrival of the "Big Four" - Korea, Chinese Taipei, Japan and China, the excitement ahead of the 23rd FIBA Asian Women's basketball championship, commencing here Thursday, ... Read more...

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Mary Kom and Sarita Devi receive Awards


September 14th, 2009 - 7:46 pm ICT by ANI
Imphal, Sep 14(ANI): Manipuri women boxers, four-time world champion M C Mary Kom and L Sarita Devi, were recently awarded with the country's highest sporting honour the Rajiv Gandhi Khel Ratna ... Read more...

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Bangalore ‘dowry court’ hears harrowing stories, demands stringent law


July 28th, 2009 - 8:11 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore, July 28 (IANS) As 25 women poured out their stories of pain, suffering and survival -- after being brutally harassed by their husbands and in-laws for dowry -- at a unique ... Read more...

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Suffering and surviving dowry: a ‘court’ convenes in Bangalore


July 27th, 2009 - 5:56 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore, July 27 (IANS) Radha P. was forced to leave her husband's place in Chennai after her parents failed to fulfil the never ending dowry demands of her in-laws. She has been ... Read more...

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Asian women in New Zealand ignored by Health Ministry


June 6th, 2009 - 3:43 pm ICT by ANI
Wellington, June 6 (ANI): Asian women in New Zealand have the lowest breast and cervical cancer screening rates in the country, but researchers have now said that they are largely ignored by ... Read more...

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Racist Smear Test for Cervical Cancer


June 3rd, 2009 - 9:09 pm ICT by GD
When Sandy Dobson went to her doctor to get a cervical smear done, he found out that non-Whites were allowed to get it done for free. She, however, would have to pay ... Read more...

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Indian women’s rugby team to play in Thailand


May 29th, 2009 - 1:53 pm ICT by ANI
Mumbai, May 29 (ANI): Indian Rugby Union has announced its first ever women's rugby national squad to take part in the Asian Women's Rugby 7s Tournament to be played at Pattaya in ... Read more...

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