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Python in car stuns British holidaying couple


September 7th, 2012 - 7:36 pm ICT by IANS
London, Sep 7 (IANS) A British couple on a South African safari were in for a surprise when they discovered a snake hiding in their car bonnet.Marlene Swart, 38, and ... Read more...

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British couple’s home robbed six times


August 20th, 2012 - 6:24 pm ICT by IANS
London, Aug 20 (IANS) A British couple's home in Cambridge has been burgled six times, so much so that there is nothing left to steal.Liz and Jim Thompson were so ... Read more...

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Nehru Boat Race enthralls thousands


August 11th, 2012 - 9:31 pm ICT by IANS
Alappuzha, Aug 11 (IANS) There was not an inch of space on either bank of the Punnamada lake as thousands watched the 60th edition of the Nehru Boat ... Read more...

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British couple have 22 wedding ceremonies, eight more to go


August 9th, 2012 - 6:57 pm ICT by IANS
London, Aug 9 (IANS) The wedding day is termed as the "happiest day" in one's life and you can't ever have enough of happiness. A British couple is celebrating their ... Read more...

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UK couple jailed for beating daughter for dating black man


August 6th, 2012 - 8:55 pm ICT by IANS
London, Aug 6 (IANS) A British couple has been jailed for punching their daughter while screaming racist insults because they said she had brought shame on their family by dating ... Read more...

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Man dies after falling off the cliff on honeymoon


July 15th, 2012 - 9:40 pm ICT by IANS
London, July 15 (IANS) A British couple's honeymoon ended on a tragic note when the bridegroom fell 100 feet to his death from a cliff while strolling with his wife ... Read more...

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Sailor couple held by pirates aim to finish voyage


June 11th, 2012 - 12:09 am ICT by IANS
London, June 10 (IANS) A British couple held hostage by Somali pirates for more than a year are planning to finish their round-the-world sailing trip.Rachel and Paul Chandler said they ... Read more...

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British couple scoop million-pound lottery with forgotten ticket


June 1st, 2012 - 12:17 pm ICT by IANS
London, June 1 (IANS) A British couple scooped one million pounds (about $1.5 million) on the EuroMillions lottery with a ticket which they had stuck to their ... Read more...

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British parents held over six kids’ death in blaze


May 30th, 2012 - 12:44 am ICT by IANS
London, May 29 (IANS) A British couple, whose six children died in a house fire, was arrested Tuesday on suspicion of having murdered them.Mick Philpott, 55, and his wife Mairead, ... Read more...

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British couple delivers baby in bathroom


May 17th, 2012 - 9:08 pm ICT by IANS
London, May 17 (IANS) What seems to be a scene taken from some Hollywood movie, a couple in Britain delivered their baby in a bathroom all the while being guided ... Read more...

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Couple donates son’s organs after five kids die in fire


May 17th, 2012 - 12:13 am ICT by IANS
London, May 16 (IANS) A British couple who lost their six children in a house fire have decided to donate their teenage son's organs so that it could save others' ... Read more...

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British couple jailed for sexually abusing patients


April 12th, 2012 - 12:56 am ICT by IANS
London, April 11 (IANS) A British quack and his wife were jailed for eight years Wednesday for sexually abusing two women he falsely diagnosed with cancer.Reginald Gill, 77, and his ... Read more...

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Britons held for cramming 69 animals in one house


March 31st, 2012 - 7:23 pm ICT by IANS
London, March 31 (IANS) A British couple has been charged with animal cruelty after they crammed 56 large dogs and 13 other animals in a dirty four-room house.Inspectors from the ... Read more...

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Britons held for smuggling ‘fake’ artefacts out of Egypt


February 28th, 2012 - 10:23 pm ICT by IANS
London, Feb 28 (IANS) A British couple were arrested at an Egyptian airport on suspicion of trying to smuggle antiquities out of the country before experts realised they were imitations ... Read more...

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Britain’s oldest married couple to give advice on Twitter


February 11th, 2012 - 6:57 pm ICT by IANS
London, Feb 11 (IANS) A British couple who have been married for 76 years -- the longest in the country -- have now joined Twitter to speak about the secret ... Read more...

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British couple shot dead on honeymoon


November 2nd, 2011 - 8:27 pm ICT by IANS
London, Nov 2 (IANS) A British couple on their honeymoon in Antigua "were made to kneel before being shot dead", an inquest has heard.Catherine Mullany, 31, and her 31-year-old husband ... Read more...

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British couple put spider in toddler’s mouth


October 3rd, 2011 - 9:33 pm ICT by IANS
London, Oct 3 (IANS) A couple in Britain who filmed themselves forcing a spider into a toddler's mouth have been jailed, a media report said Monday.The terrified little girl could ... Read more...

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Kenyan forces in shootout with French woman’s abductors


October 2nd, 2011 - 12:01 am ICT by IANS
Nairobi, Oct 1 (IANS) Kenya's security forces were engaged in a fierce shootout with abductors of the French woman who was kidnapped early on Saturday from a resort island in ... Read more...

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Hitler’s bomber turns up in a Somerset home garden


July 20th, 2011 - 3:19 pm ICT by IANS
London, July 20 (IANS) One of Hitler's bombers was found buried in the garden of a British couple's home, a media report said.Andy and Betty Jennings had no idea their ... Read more...

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British couple wins $260 mn jackpot


July 16th, 2011 - 9:44 pm ICT by IANS
London, July 16 (IANS) A British couple is on cloud nine after winning Britain's biggest lottery jackpot of 161 million pounds (about $260 million).Colin and Chris Weir, who live in ... Read more...

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An average couple bickers 2,455 times a year


May 20th, 2011 - 5:11 pm ICT by IANS
London, May 20 (IANS) Ever wondered how many rows does an average British couple have? Well, a survey says couples bicker 2,455 times a year.The Sun cited the survey ... Read more...

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All set for Kerala’s iconic Thrissur Pooram


May 10th, 2011 - 10:04 am ICT by IANS
Thrissur, May 10 (IANS) Described as the "cultural capital" of Kerala, Thrissur is all set to host Thursday the annual "Thrissur Pooram" - the state's temple festival that attracts tens ... Read more...

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Brit couple receives threatening letter for trimming home bush into shape of ‘Buddha’


April 1st, 2011 - 2:34 pm ICT by ANI
London, April 1 (ANI): A British couple has received a threatning letter from an anonymous detractor for trimming one of their bushes into the shape of 'Buddha' in their five-bedroom 1850 home, ... Read more...

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Grandmother, 90, weds toyboy, 73, in Britain


March 22nd, 2011 - 5:29 pm ICT by ANI
London, Mar 22 (ANI): A British couple - with a combined age of 163 - have finally tied the knot after their relationship 'blossomed' since meeting seven years ago.Betty Erskine, 90, met ... Read more...

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‘World’s worst’ wedding photographer sued over ‘wonky’ shots of big day


March 21st, 2011 - 7:03 pm ICT by ANI
London, Mar 21 (ANI): British couple Martin and Heidi Shubrook claim they paid photographer Clayton Bennett hundreds of pounds to record the wedding but were left in tears over the disastrous coverage.Treasured ... Read more...

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Pirates hijack boat with four Americans on board


February 19th, 2011 - 6:46 pm ICT by IANS
Nairobi, Feb 19 (IANS) Pirates have hijacked a boat with four American nationals on board off the coast of Oman, the US embassy in Nairobi said Saturday."Preliminary reports indicate that a US-flagged ... Read more...

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Over 50pc of Brit girls ‘initiate sex as much as their partner’


February 15th, 2011 - 12:58 pm ICT by ANI
London, Feb 15 (ANI): It seems women have become more demanding when it come to sex.In a new study, more than half of British girls claimed that they initiate sex as much ... Read more...

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Brit couple remarry 57-yrs after bitter divorce


January 28th, 2011 - 5:48 pm ICT by ANI
London, Jan 28 (ANI): A British couple has remarried 57-years after they went through a bitter divorce and severed all ties with one another.Leslie, 93, and Elsie Harper had divorced in ... Read more...

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Meet the Brit couple that was forced to cancel wedding ten times


January 26th, 2011 - 6:32 pm ICT by ANI
London, Jan 26 (ANI): Planning a wedding usually takes a lot of hard work and time, but for a British couple it was more like a nightmare, after they were forced to ... Read more...

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300m-1 odds: All 3 children of Brit couple born at 7.43


January 24th, 2011 - 6:44 pm ICT by ANI
London, Jan 24 (ANI): A British couple is over the moon after the birth of their third child who entered the world exactly at 7.43.Matt Rigby, 31, and partner Lowry Dairsley defied ... Read more...

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Brit couple die within hours of each other after 70-yrs of wedded bliss


January 14th, 2011 - 2:52 pm ICT by ANI
London, Jan 14 (ANI): A British couple, who was truly devoted to one another, passed away within 11 hours of each other after being married for nearly 70 years.Bert Swan, 93, passed ... Read more...

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Matt LeBlanc Plays Himself In “Episodes”


January 10th, 2011 - 7:16 pm ICT by GD
By Meena Kar Jan 10, (THAINDIAN NEWS) Matt LeBlanc, who has always been popularly known as Joey, in "Friends", will make his comeback in yet another comedy series, "Episode", that was premiered on ... Read more...

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Brit couple ‘abused own children online for international paedophile ring’


January 4th, 2011 - 2:55 pm ICT by ANI
London, Jan 4 (ANI): A British couple, who allegedly abused their son and daughter online while others watched, has been arrested after police smashed an international paedophile ring.The two, who have not ... Read more...

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High on spirit and joy, Kerala embraces 2011


January 1st, 2011 - 2:40 pm ICT by IANS
Thiruvananthapuram, Jan 1 (IANS) The beaches buzzed with tourists, the hotels made a killing, the clubs went into musical marathons, the night sky was lit with perfect chromosomes, and the god's ... Read more...

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Somali pirate ranked fourth richest in global shipping business


December 20th, 2010 - 1:31 pm ICT by ANI
London, Dec. 20 (ANI): A Somali pirate has been ranked alongside a billionaire trade magnate and the Chinese transport minister as among the most powerful people in shipping.The Lloyd's List ranking of ... Read more...

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