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Canadian killer warned British tabloid in email sent from Holland


June 2nd, 2012 - 3:42 am ICT by BNO News
OTTAWA, ONTARIO (BNO NEWS) -- A Canadian man suspected of killing a man and mailing parts of his victim's body to the headquarters of political parties in Ottawa is believed to have ... Read more...

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Holding lambasts WICB, Gibson over handling of senior players


May 25th, 2012 - 1:49 pm ICT by IANS
Bridgetown (Barbados), May 25 (IANS/CMC) Legendary former West Indies fast bowler Michael Holding has yet again slammed the West Indies Cricket Board's (WICB) management of the sport in the ... Read more...

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Frankie Boyle’s ‘Tramadol Nights’ show axed


January 31st, 2012 - 10:17 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
London, Jan 30 (THAINDIAN NEWS) British tabloid The Daily Mail has reported that Channel 4 has axed Frank Boyle’s comedy show Tramadol Nights because of several viewer complaints. The comedian is often ... Read more...

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Emma Watson caught kissing Johnny Simmons


August 9th, 2011 - 8:02 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Los Angeles, Aug 9 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Harry Potter star Emma Watson was spotted kissing “The Perks Of Being A Wallflower” co-star Johnny Simmons in Los Angeles. This is the first time that ... Read more...

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FBI probes News Corp activities in US


July 15th, 2011 - 12:05 pm ICT by IANS
New York, July 15 (IANS/EFE) The FBI said Thursday that it is looking into the US activities of Rupert Murdoch's News Corporation amid the scandal over phone-hacking by one of ... Read more...

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Ferguson’s 9/11 kids book rejected


July 6th, 2011 - 11:30 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Hollywood, July 6 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Sarah Ferguson’s children’s book about 9/11 has been dropped by the publishing house because of fears the book might be offensive to Americans. The book which is ... Read more...

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Kirk Cameron blasts Stephen Hawking’s heaven theory


May 19th, 2011 - 1:33 am ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
New York, May 18 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Kirk Cameron has taken a swipe at scientist Stephen Hawking for declaring that there is no place called Heaven. In the interview, Hawking told the world ... Read more...

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PCB issues tougher regulations for registration of players’ agents post spot-fixing saga


April 21st, 2011 - 1:11 pm ICT by ANI
Lahore, April 21(ANI): The Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) has issued a new set of tougher regulations for the registration of players' agents in the light of last year's spot-fixing scandal that rocked ... Read more...

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7,000 mobile phones hacked in Britain


April 11th, 2011 - 1:18 pm ICT by IANS
London, April 11 (IANS) Nearly 7,000 mobile phones, including those of actress Sienna Miller and former culture secretary Tessa Jowell, were hacked by a British tabloid, a lawyer has ... Read more...

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‘Labour Behind the Label’ wants to ban ‘killer sandblasted jeans’


March 21st, 2011 - 10:30 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
London, Mar 21 (THAINDIAN NEWS) A group is calling on some top fashion companies to as a matter of urgency ban the production of sandblasted jeans. The group, Labour Behind The Label, ... Read more...

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A toddler damages the ‘King’s Speech’ Oscar statuette


March 9th, 2011 - 9:11 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Los Angeles, Mar 9 (THAINDIAN NEWS) The crew of the ‘King’s Speech’ learnt a very bitter lesson when the Oscar that they received for the 2010 movie was damaged. The crew, while ... Read more...

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“We are hurt and we are here to hurt”, warns Shoaib Akhtar


March 1st, 2011 - 2:43 pm ICT by ANI
Colombo, Mar 1(ANI): Pakistan fast-bowler Shoaib Akhtar has sent out a clear message to the cricket world that the "hurt" Pakistan team would 'heal its wounds' following the numerous controversies that ... Read more...

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Hameed disappointed by PCB’s fine, season-long ban over match-fixing interview


February 25th, 2011 - 1:56 pm ICT by ANI
Lahore, Feb 25(ANI): Discarded Pakistan batsman Yasir Hameed has expressed his disappointment over the Pakistan Cricket Board's decision to fine and ban him for the remainder of the domestic season for breaching ... Read more...

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Jolie, Pitt not adopting Haitian child


February 12th, 2011 - 5:46 pm ICT by ANI
London, Feb 12 (ANI): Angelina Jolie and Brad Pitt have dismissed rumours that they are about to adopt a child from Hiati.The couple was said to be in the 'latter stages' ... Read more...

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Yasir Hameed files complaint against UK tabloid that conducted ‘fixing’ sting operation


February 9th, 2011 - 3:11 pm ICT by ANI
Islamabad, Feb 9(ANI): Discarded Pakistan batsman Yasir Hameed, who made claims over match-fixing in the team during Pakistan's infamous tour to England last year before retracting from his comments, has lodged a ... Read more...

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PCB boss Butt admits last six months were ‘extremely painful for Pakistan cricket’


February 8th, 2011 - 2:29 pm ICT by ANI
Lahore, Feb 8(ANI): The Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) has acknowledged that the last six months following the spot-fixing scandal that broke last August, were 'extremely painful for Pakistan cricket.'Last week, an independent ... Read more...

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Aamir to appeal against ICC ban


February 6th, 2011 - 3:07 pm ICT by ANI
Doha, Feb 6 (ANI): Tainted Pakistan cricketer Mohammad Aamir will appeal to the Court of Arbitration in Sports (CAS) in Switzerland against the five-year ban imposed on him by the International Cricket ... Read more...

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New Zealand PM John Key stands by ‘hot’ Liz Hurley comment


February 2nd, 2011 - 1:44 pm ICT by ANI
Wellington, Feb 02 (ANI): New Zealand Prime Minister John Key, who has been criticized for calling British actress and model Liz Hurley 'hot', has brushed off claims that he's a sexist.The ... Read more...

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Goldie Hawn opens up on Kate Hudson’s pregnancy


January 24th, 2011 - 9:06 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Los Angeles, Jan 24 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Goldie Hawn has told the US Magazine that she cannot wait to become a grandmother again.The US Weekly reported two weeks ago that Hawn’s daughter, Kate ... Read more...

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Salman Butt’s former lawyer predicts ‘long-term ban’ for tainted trio at Doha hearing


January 6th, 2011 - 6:40 pm ICT by ANI
Lahore, Jan 6(ANI): Suspended Pakistan Test captain Salman Butt's former lawyer has predicted that the International Cricket Council (ICC) may hand out long-term bans to the tainted trio- Butt, Mohammed Aamir and ... Read more...

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Controlling spot-fixing “almost impossible” for PCB, ICC: Ijaz Butt


December 31st, 2010 - 6:12 pm ICT by ANI
Karachi, Dec 31 (ANI): Pakistan Cricket Board chairman Ijaz Butt believes it is impossible to completely eradicate spot-fixing, not only for the board but also for the International Cricket Council (ICC)."To control ... Read more...

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Yasir Hameed apologises to PCB for British tabloid interview on spot-fixing


December 31st, 2010 - 5:23 pm ICT by ANI
Islamabad, Dec 31 (ANI): Pakistan batsman Yasir Hameed has apologised to the Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) for being involved in an interview, in which he was shown talking about corruption in the ... Read more...

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Judge James Pickles Passes Away At 85


December 23rd, 2010 - 8:30 pm ICT by GD
By Gina Gomez Dec 23, (THAINDIAN NEWS) Judge James Pickles, who is known to be one of the most outspoken as well as controversial judge in the legal history of Britain has passed ... Read more...

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PCB should have stood by tainted trio until they were proven guilty: Mani


December 8th, 2010 - 3:21 pm ICT by ANI
Islamabad, Dec 8(ANI): Former International Cricket Council (ICC) President Ehsan Mani has hit out at the Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) for giving a cold shoulder to the cricketers suspended over the 'spot-fixing' ... Read more...

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Mani says ICC Chief Executive’s Pak ’spot-fixing’ remarks uncalled for


December 8th, 2010 - 3:03 pm ICT by ANI
Islamabad, Dec 8(ANI): Former International Cricket Council (ICC) President Ehsan Mani has lashed out at ICC Chief Executive Haroon Lorgat for saying that he would be "disappointed" if the Pakistani players implicated ... Read more...

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ICC likely to ban Pakistan’s tainted trio


December 7th, 2010 - 2:19 pm ICT by IANS
By Omar Khalid Karachi, Dec 7 (IANS) Pakistan's suspended trio of Salman Butt, Mohammad Asif and Mohammad Aamer face an uphill task at next month's full hearing to be conducted by an independent ... Read more...

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Lorgat confident of ICC’s case against ‘tainted’ Pak cricketers


December 5th, 2010 - 5:54 pm ICT by ANI
Karachi, Dec 5(ANI): The International Cricket Council (ICC)'s Chief Executive Haroon Lorgathas said that the game's international governing body has put together a solid case against the suspended Pakistan players accused of ... Read more...

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Salman Butt’s lawyer slams ICC Chief Executive over ’spot-fixing’ case


December 5th, 2010 - 5:53 pm ICT by ANI
Karachi, Dec 5(ANI): Suspended Pakistan Test captain Salman Butt's lawyer has lashed out at International Cricket Council (ICC)'s Chief Executive Haroon Lorgat, who said that he would be "disappointed" if the Pakistani ... Read more...

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PCB selecting only “blue-eyed players” in national squad, overlooking the rest: report


December 3rd, 2010 - 5:41 pm ICT by ANI
Islamabad, Dec 3 (ANI): The Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) is indulging in favouritism in the national team's selection, by including its "blue-eyed players" in the squads and showing the door to the ... Read more...

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Bookie reveals Pak players Wahab, Kamran, Umar, Imran also involved in spot-fixing


December 1st, 2010 - 1:16 pm ICT by ANI
Islamabad, Dec 1 (ANI): Pakistan's preparations for the World Cup have received a major jolt after Mazhar Majeed, the alleged bookmaker at the centre of the spot-fixing allegations plaguing the national team, ... Read more...

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‘Tainted’ Pak cricketers likely to be charged following landmark UK AG ruling


November 28th, 2010 - 12:04 pm ICT by ANI
London, Nov 28(ANI): Suspended Pakistan Test captain Salman Butt, Mohammad Asif and Mohammad Amir are likely to be charged in the spot-fixing scandal after a landmark ruling by Britain's Attorney General.It comes ... Read more...

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Ex-Pak opener Butt looks for a new lawyer for spot-fixing case


November 22nd, 2010 - 7:25 pm ICT by ANI
Lahore, Nov 22(ANI): Suspended Test captain Salman Butt is reportedly looking for a new lawyer to represent him in the January hearing of the ICC's Code of Conduct Commission.According to the Daily ... Read more...

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ICC tribunal hearings over Pak trio in Jan will have no link with Oct findings: Lorgat


November 15th, 2010 - 2:34 pm ICT by ANI
Karachi, Nov 15(ANI): International Cricket Council (ICC) Chief Executive Haroon Lorgat has advised suspended Pakistan cricketers and their lawyers to not mix the hearings of the tribunal held last month and the ... Read more...

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Suspended Amir ‘desperate’ for international return


November 15th, 2010 - 1:14 pm ICT by ANI
Lahore, Nov 15(ANI): Suspended Pakistan fast bowler Mohammad Amir has said that he is "desperate" to play international cricket once again.Amir, Test captain Salman Butt and Mohammad Asif, were suspended in ... Read more...

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“Suspension by ICC without showing any worthwhile evidence is ‘injustice’”: Aamir


November 13th, 2010 - 5:07 pm ICT by ANI
Karachi, Nov 13 (ANI): Pakistan pacer Muhammad Aamir- one of the tainted trio implicated in the spot-fixing scandal- has described his suspension by the International Cricket Council (ICC) as an 'injustice'."Suspending us ... Read more...

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