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Chinese man gets death for arson that killed 11


August 20th, 2012 - 4:12 pm ICT by IANS
Beijing, Aug 20 (IANS) A 46-year-old Chinese man was Monday sentenced to death for an arson attack at his girlfriend's family's home that killed 11 people earlier this year.A people's ... Read more...

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Simon Cowell’s intruder sentenced


August 3rd, 2012 - 7:50 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
London, Aug 3 (THAINDIAN NEWS) It may be recalled that some time ago, a woman had smashed a window and entered the home of Simon Cowell who is a judge for the ... Read more...

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Uncle named as killer of a boy killed in 1984


August 1st, 2012 - 9:49 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Beverly Hills, Aug 1 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Christopher Laverack was killed in the year 1984 by a killer who was never found until way later. His murder case was the longest that police ... Read more...

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It would be foolish to dope during Olympics: BOA boss


July 22nd, 2012 - 6:50 pm ICT by IANS
London, July 22 (IANS) British Olympic Association chairman Colin Moynihan says that anyone caught doping at the London Olympics must be stupid."If you get caught at the Games then you ... Read more...

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The Wanted rescue fan who fainted


July 10th, 2012 - 10:05 pm ICT by IANS
London, July 10 (IANS) The Wanted band members Nathan Sykes and Tom Parker came to the rescue of a female fan who fainted out of excitement and suffered a seizure.The ... Read more...

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Not invited to dinner, man kills neighbour


June 29th, 2012 - 12:12 am ICT by IANS
Lucknow, June 28 (IANS) A man killed his neighbour in Uttar Pradesh early Thursday for not inviting him to a dinner party, police said.Salim was killed by his neighbour Nizamuddin ... Read more...

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Policeman kills vendor for demanding money


May 30th, 2012 - 5:28 pm ICT by IANS
Patna, May 30 (IANS) A drunken police officer killed a roadside vendor here when he sought money for eggs and cigarette sold to him, police said Thursday.Ramji Kumar was beaten ... Read more...

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Brain areas responsible for spirituality revealed


April 21st, 2012 - 8:22 pm ICT by IANS
London, April 21 (IANS) The areas of brain responsible for the many aspects of spiritual experiences have been revealed by US researchers.Scientists have speculated for years that the human brain ... Read more...

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Is there a ‘God spot’ in the brain?


April 20th, 2012 - 6:40 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, April 20 (IANS) Scientists have long speculated on a 'God spot,' a distinct area of the human brain responsible for spirituality, but actually multiple areas of the organ may ... Read more...

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Woman, three grand children slaughtered in Rajasthan


April 16th, 2012 - 10:24 pm ICT by IANS
Jaipur, April 16 (IANS) A 60-year-old woman and her three grandchildren, aged between 8 and 13, were found slaughtered in their house in a village on the city's outskirts Monday, ... Read more...

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7 child labourers drown in Rajasthan


April 10th, 2012 - 10:18 pm ICT by IANS
Jaipur, April 10 (IANS) Seven child labourers were drowned as the boat carrying them capsized in a pond in Rajasthan's Dungarpur district Tuesday, police said.The incident took place near Chitari ... Read more...

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Police constable attacked by mob


March 19th, 2012 - 4:41 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 19 (IANS) A Delhi police head constable was critically injured when a mob celebrating India's cricket win over Pakistan attacked him with a brick, police said Monday.Brahmanand, ... Read more...

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Women rights activist held for attacking cops


November 22nd, 2011 - 1:14 pm ICT by IANS
Lucknow, Nov 22 (IANS) Women rights activist Sampat Pal, who is a Congress candidate for the upcoming Uttar Pradesh assembly polls, has been arrested with her nine aides for assaulting ... Read more...

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Locals clash with police over youth’s death


November 15th, 2011 - 9:43 pm ICT by IANS
Lucknow, Nov 15 (IANS) A mob fought pitched battles with the police and indulged in arson and vandalism in Uttar Pradesh's Mathura district Tuesday after a youth was mowed down ... Read more...

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Man posing as cop, aide rob Rs.8 lakh in Chandigarh


November 13th, 2011 - 12:52 am ICT by IANS
Chandigarh, Nov 12 (IANS) Two youths, one of them in fake police uniform, Saturday looted a web designer of Rs.8 lakh at gun-point on a busy road between Sector 48 ... Read more...

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Mob clashes with police over teen’s death


November 12th, 2011 - 12:05 am ICT by IANS
Lucknow, Nov 11 (IANS) The death of a teenager, mowed down by a truck, sparked violence and tension as a mob fought pitched battles, damaged vehicles and blockaded roads in ... Read more...

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Azamgarh tense after student’s death in accident


November 4th, 2011 - 12:54 pm ICT by IANS
Lucknow, Nov 4 (IANS) A mob fought pitched battles with police and resorted to arson and vandalism in Uttar Pradesh's Azamgarh district Friday after a school student was mowed down ... Read more...

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Clashes over businessman’s murder in Uttar Pradesh


October 29th, 2011 - 10:34 pm ICT by IANS
Kanpur, Oct 29 (IANS) The murder of a businessman sparked violent protests by people in this Uttar Pradesh city Saturday as they fought pitched battles with the police, damaged private ... Read more...

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Minor killed for resisting rape


October 29th, 2011 - 4:34 pm ICT by IANS
Lucknow, Oct 29 (IANS) A minor girl was allegedly killed by a youth for resisting rape in Uttar Pradesh's Allahabad district, police said Saturday. The youth was arrested.Twelve-year-old Zohra (name ... Read more...

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Four injured as communities clash in Uttar Pradesh


October 6th, 2011 - 11:05 pm ICT by IANS
Lucknow, Oct 6 (IANS) A skirmish between two communities left four people injured in Uttar Pradesh's Pratapgarh district Thursday, police said.It happened when a heated argument at a tea stall ... Read more...

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Fugitive found working as prison guard in China


September 30th, 2011 - 1:00 pm ICT by IANS
Beijing, Sep 30 (IANS) A man on the run for 10 years after severely assaulting his wife has been found working as a prison guard in a Chinese city.Authorities are ... Read more...

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Love for woman leads to murder


September 19th, 2011 - 9:39 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 19 (IANS) Two men have been arrested here for killing a colleague whose wife one of the killers wanted to wed, police said Monday.Guddu Kumar, 27, and ... Read more...

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Youth Congress activists baton-charged in Lucknow


August 8th, 2011 - 10:00 pm ICT by IANS
Lucknow, Aug 8 (IANS) Youth Congress activists were baton-charged as they turned violent after police prevented them from marching towards the state assembly here while demonstrating against the Mayawati-led ... Read more...

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Disappointed police job aspirants turn violent


July 25th, 2011 - 7:11 pm ICT by IANS
Firozabad (Uttar Pradesh), July 25 (IANS) Thousands of police job aspirants here Monday turned violent, damaging vehicles and public property and fought pitched battles with the police after they were ... Read more...

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Man held for killing daughter


July 12th, 2011 - 10:29 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 12 (IANS) A 53-year-old man hailing from Nepal was arrested here for killing his 18-year-old daughter as he objected to her friendship with some boys, police said ... Read more...

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Avengers stuntman Jeremy Fitzgerald injured


June 28th, 2011 - 10:11 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Hollywood, June 28 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Stuntman Jeremy Fitzgerald was injured on the set of the movie “Avengers.” Fitzgerald is an accomplished stuntman having successfully played roles in about 100 movies. Some of ... Read more...

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‘A burning plane, then a thunderous crash’ - all hell broke loose (Lead)


May 26th, 2011 - 5:35 pm ICT by IANS
Faridabad, May 26 (IANS) A flash of light in the sky, a plane swaying dangerously towards the ground and catching fire, a thunderous sound... witnesses of the Faridabad air ambulance ... Read more...

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Three held for murdering NRI in Chandigarh


May 14th, 2011 - 12:43 pm ICT by IANS
Chandigarh, May 14 (IANS) Chandigarh Police have arrested three men for killing a non-resident Indian earlier this year, police said Saturday.According to the police, Mubarak Hassan was stabbed to death ... Read more...

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Locals clash with police over death of worker


May 5th, 2011 - 11:29 pm ICT by IANS
Moradabad (Uttar Pradesh), May 5 (IANS) Tension prevailed here Thursday after a mob fought pitched battles with the police, torched vehicles and damaged public property after a sanitation employee was ... Read more...

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Now, own Madge’s fire-ravaged childhood home for $49K!


May 4th, 2011 - 4:42 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, May 4 (ANI): The childhood home of legendary singer Madonna, which was burnt in a 2008 arson attempt, has hit the market for less than 50,000 dollars.The brick home in ... Read more...

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Students clash with police in Bulandshahr


April 29th, 2011 - 12:34 am ICT by IANS
Bulandshahr (Uttar Pradesh), April 28 (IANS) Agitated over being allotted low marks in their exams due to poor attendance, a large number of students of a private engineering college in ... Read more...

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Rickshaw-puller held for raping 77-year-old


March 14th, 2011 - 5:44 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 14 (IANS) A 22-year-old rickshaw-puller was arrested in north Delhi Monday for beating up and raping a 77-year-old wife of a retired government official last week, police ... Read more...

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77-year-old raped, beaten by rickshaw puller (Lead, correcting day in paras 2, 7)


March 13th, 2011 - 11:39 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 13 (IANS) In a shocking incident, the 77-year-old wife of a retired government official was beaten up and raped by a rickshaw puller in north Delhi, police ... Read more...

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77-year-old raped, beaten by rickshaw puller


March 13th, 2011 - 10:44 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 14 (IANS) In a shocking incident, the 77-year-old wife of a retired government official was beaten up and raped by a rickshaw puller in north Delhi, police ... Read more...

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Five held for selling fake gold bricks


February 15th, 2011 - 11:30 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 15 (IANS) A gang that duped people by selling fake gold bricks was busted with the arrest of five people in south Delhi, police said Tuesday.The arrested have been ... Read more...

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