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Bernard Madoff says that banks knew about his Ponzi scheme


February 17th, 2011 - 12:50 am ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
New York, Feb 16 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Bernard Madoff caused a stir of sorts with his first jailhouse interview since getting imprisoned after being found guilty in the Ponzi scheme. He ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

Maoists , poachers behind decrease in tiger numbers in Jharkhand : Forest officials


February 16th, 2011 - 7:14 pm ICT by ANI
Palamu , Feb 16 (ANI) : The decline in number of tigers at the Palamu Tiger Reserve in Jharkhand is due to the presence of poachers and Maoists in the area, according ... Read more...

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BJP demands CBI probe in Posco approval


January 31st, 2011 - 11:43 pm ICT by IANS
Bhubaneswar, Jan 31 (IANS) The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) Monday demanded a probe by the Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) into the clearance granted to the Posco project in Orissa by ... Read more...

Posted in Politics |

Maoists better equipped than civil police: Prakash Karat


January 24th, 2011 - 12:30 pm ICT by ANI
Agartala (Tripura), Jan 24 (ANI): Communist Party of India-Marxist (CPI-M) General Secretary Prakash Karat has said the Maoists are better equipped than the civil police in terms of weapons.Addressing media here on ... Read more...

Posted in National |

Apple Blamed For Poor Environmental Work Safety


January 21st, 2011 - 9:06 pm ICT by GD
By Ranjan Bhaduri Jan 21, (THAINDIAN NEWS) A coalition of environmentalist groups in China have accused Cupertino based technology giant Apple Inc of neglecting its suppliers damaging the environment and violating safety issues. ... Read more...

Posted in Environment, Technology Industry News |

Documentary film based on Mullaperiyar Dam released in Kochi


January 4th, 2011 - 5:57 pm ICT by ANI
Kochi, Jan 4 (ANI): A documentary film- "DAMs - The lethal water bombs," based on the Mullaperiyar Dam, which is posing a grave threat to thousands of lives, was released here on ... Read more...

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‘Axing of terror law could give rise to 7/7-style terror attack in UK’


January 3rd, 2011 - 5:37 pm ICT by ANI
London, Jan 3 (ANI): Britain's terror law watchdog has warned the Lib Dem coalition that it would never be forgiven if it 'turns a blind eye' on the crackdown on suspects, ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Priyanka Chopra Not With Shahid Kapoor In Chandigarh!


January 3rd, 2011 - 1:02 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
Contrary to earlier reports, Priyanka Chopra did not spend the New Year with Shahid Kapoor in Chandigarh. So they are not a couple, right? If reports are to be believed, ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

No outcome in parliament debates, says Sushma; sticks to JPC


January 2nd, 2011 - 8:21 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 2 (IANS) The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) Sunday said it was insisting on a Joint Parliamentary Committee (JPC) probe into the 2G spectrum scam because past discussions in ... Read more...

Posted in Politics |

Congress leader to meet Uttar Pradesh Dalit rape victim


December 29th, 2010 - 11:17 pm ICT by IANS
Lucknow, Dec 29 (IANS) Uttar Pradesh Congress president Rita Bahuguna Joshi said Wednesday she will visit a Dalit girl who was jailed after accusing a ruling Bahujan Samaj Party (BSP) legislator ... Read more...

Posted in Politics |

Transporters’ strike cripples life in Kashmir


December 27th, 2010 - 2:49 pm ICT by IANS
Srinagar, Dec 27 (IANS) Passenger transport operators struck work throughout Jammu and Kashmir Monday protesting increase in taxes, rise in fuel prices, stringent laws against road accidents and lack of facilities at ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

Don’t ignore corruption charges, governor tells Yeddyurappa


December 17th, 2010 - 6:53 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore, Dec 17 (IANS) Karnataka Governor H.R. Bhardwaj Friday bluntly told Chief Minister B.S. Yeddyurappa not to turn a blind eye to corruption charges against him and his ministers.Bhardwaj said he ... Read more...

Posted in Politics |

Nepal to probe ex-crown prince’s gun brawl (Lead)


December 14th, 2010 - 2:00 pm ICT by IANS
By Sudeshna Sarkar Kathmandu, Dec 14 (IANS) Nepal's government has announced a high-level inquiry into a gun brawl involving former crown prince Paras and the son-in-law of Deputy Prime Minister Sujata Koirala after ... Read more...

Posted in Politics |

Nepal to probe former crown prince’s gun brawl


December 14th, 2010 - 12:32 pm ICT by IANS
By Sudeshna Sarkar Kathmandu, Dec 14 (IANS) Nepal's government has announced a high-level inquiry into a gun brawl involving former crown prince Paras and the son-in-law of the deputy prime minister after it ... Read more...

Posted in Politics |

China probably unstapling the visa issue


December 9th, 2010 - 11:46 pm ICT by ANI
By Smita PrakashBrussels, Dec 9 (ANI): The stapled visa issue between India and China seems to have been settled. Though neither side is expected to make a formal statement, a government ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Trustee charges HSBC with funnelling disgraced Ponzi King Madoff’s massive fraud


December 6th, 2010 - 1:24 pm ICT by ANI
New York, Dec.6 (ANI): The court-appointed New York-based trustee trying to recover losses for victims of jailed Ponzi King Bernard Madoff has accused the Hong Kong and Shanghai Banking Corporation (HSBC) ... Read more...

Posted in World |

After diplomatic assault, WikiLeaks to ‘take down a bank or two’


November 30th, 2010 - 10:55 am ICT by IANS
By Arun Kumar Washington, Nov 30 (IANS) After sending shock waves across world capitals leaking a quarter million State Department cables, WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange has threatened to unleash tens of thousands of ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

Misuse of Internet by jurors could kill jury system, warns UK’s most senior judge


November 20th, 2010 - 2:28 pm ICT by ANI
London, Nov 20 (ANI): The jury system might "not survive" if tweeting and the misuse of the Internet by jurors is not stopped, according to the most senior judge in England ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Nude Indian dancers’ tale propaganda, say Nepal Police


October 25th, 2010 - 7:07 pm ICT by IANS
By Sudeshna Sarkar Kathmandu, Oct 25 (IANS) Reacting to a Nepali TV channel's reports that hundreds of Indian women had been brought to Nepal to perform obscene dances in the nude, Nepal Police ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Musharraf’s remarks shameful, treasonous: Pakistani media


October 7th, 2010 - 9:24 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, Oct 7 (IANS) Former Pakistan president Pervez Musharraf's admission that his country had set up militant groups in Kashmir has drawn vehement criticism from the Pakistani media, with one paper ... Read more...

Posted in South Asia |

BJP says Musharraf’s terror remark vindicates its stand


October 7th, 2010 - 12:38 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Oct 6 (IANS) The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) said Wednesday that former Pakistan president Pervez Musharraf's remarks about his country training guerrillas to fight against India was a vindication ... Read more...

Posted in South Asia |

Mums more critical of daughters than sons: UK study


October 6th, 2010 - 4:22 pm ICT by ANI
London, Oct 6 (ANI): A new UK study has revealed that mothers are more critical of their daughters than their sons.According to the survey conducted by the parenting website Netmums, a majority ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Musharraf’s ‘Pak trained militants to fight in Kashmir’ statement ‘misunderstood’: Spokesman


October 6th, 2010 - 1:56 pm ICT by ANI
Karachi, Oct 5 (ANI): Following a huge uproar over former Pakistani President Pervez Musharraf's candid confession that Pakistan trained underground militant groups to fight against India in Kashmir, his spokesman Fawwad ... Read more...

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Musharraf’s statement proves Pakistan sponsoring terror: BJP


October 5th, 2010 - 7:49 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Oct 5 (IANS) The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) Tuesday said its stand that Pakistan was sponsoring terrorism has been confirmed with former Pakistan president Pervez Musharraf admitting to ... Read more...

Posted in South Asia |

Musharraf admits that Pakistan trained militant groups against India


October 5th, 2010 - 7:33 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Oct 5 (ANI): Former Pakistan President Pervez Musharraf and head of the newly established All Pakistan Muslim League (APML), has admitted that Pakistan had trained underground militant groups to ... Read more...

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‘Pak trained militant underground groups to fight in Kashmir against India’: Musharraf


October 5th, 2010 - 6:04 pm ICT by ANI
Berlin, Oct 5 (ANI): In a startling revelation that would vindicate India's stand, former Pakistani President Pervez Musharraf has acknowledged that Pakistan trained underground militant groups to fight against India in ... Read more...

Posted in World |

We did train militant groups to fight against India: Musharraf


October 5th, 2010 - 5:58 pm ICT by IANS
London, Oct 5 (IANS) Pakistan had trained militant groups to fight against India and "the government turned a blind eye because they wanted India to discuss Kashmir", former Pakistan president Pervez ... Read more...

Posted in South Asia |

Movie Review : Benny and Babloo (2010)


October 1st, 2010 - 3:01 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
Benny and Babloo: See Two Similar World Through Their EyesRating: 2 out of 5*Starring: Kay Kay Menon, Rajpal Yadav and othersDirector: Yunus SajawalOctober 1, 2010 (Sampurn Wire): Benny and Babloo is ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Black British female artists ignored by UK’s public


September 10th, 2010 - 6:44 pm ICT by ANI
London, Sept 10 (ANI): The British public turns a blind eye when it comes to the music of new black female artists in the country.Simon Frith, chair of the Mercury Prize, claims ... Read more...

Posted in World |

PCB needs to act tough to curb fixing: Boycott


September 6th, 2010 - 9:13 pm ICT by IANS
London, Sep 6 (IANS) Former England captain Geoffrey Boycott Monday said the Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) should act strongly on the spot-fixing allegations involving Salman Butt, Mohammad Aamer and Mohammad Asif and ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

Most Aussies turn a blind eye on child abuse: Study


September 5th, 2010 - 4:06 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, Sep 5 (ANI): A new Australian survey has revealed most people would turn a blind eye if confronted with clear signs that a child was being physically or sexually abused or ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Pak police jailed for turning blind eye to Sialkot teen lynchings


September 2nd, 2010 - 2:57 pm ICT by ANI
Sialkot, Sept 2 (ANI): A court in Sialkot has jailed five police officers for their failure to stop lynching of two teenage brothers. A police chief is among the accused sent to ... Read more...

Posted in South Asia |

Canadian cops face axe after watching lesbian cellmates’ sex romp


September 1st, 2010 - 6:13 pm ICT by ANI
London, Sept 1 (ANI): Four Royal Canadian Mounted Police (RCMP) officers could lose their jobs for allegedly watching a sex romp between two lesbian cellmates on CCTV cameras.The four and three prison ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Pak flood victims supplied drinking water containing tadpoles at relief camp


August 21st, 2010 - 2:50 pm ICT by ANI
Karachi, Aug.21 (ANI): The dreadful condition under which flood affected people in relief camps in Pakistan's Sindh province are being forced to live has come to light with reports of tadpoles being ... Read more...

Posted in South Asia |

Human Rights Watch seeks law against honour killings


July 19th, 2010 - 5:11 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 19 (IANS) A global human rights organisation Monday appealed to the central government to enact strict laws to check honour killings and ensure prosecution of those involved in caste-based ... Read more...

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