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Chinese tennis boss admits Li Na not well educated


September 4th, 2012 - 4:54 pm ICT by IANS
Beijing, Sep 4 (IANS) China's tennis chief has pointed out that the lack of systematic education has been the root of Li Na's weak nerves that led to a sudden ... Read more...

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British teenager gets 10 years for killing man


August 11th, 2012 - 7:37 pm ICT by IANS
London, Aug 11 (IANS) A teenager in Britain has been jailed for 10 years for stabbing a disabled man to death.Jordan Flattery, 19, knifed Graham Snowden, a father of two ... Read more...

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Goa assembly to probe ex-minister’s son’s role in drugs case


August 3rd, 2012 - 3:55 pm ICT by IANS
Panaji, Aug 3 (IANS) The Goa government Friday appointed a house committee of the state assembly to probe the involvement of one "Roy" in the state's infamous drug mafia-police-politician nexus.Chief ... Read more...

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Son kills mother over night out


July 23rd, 2012 - 9:47 pm ICT by IANS
London, July 23 (IANS) A British teenager allegedly killed his mum when she told him he was grounded, a media report said Monday.Leah Smith, 41, was believed to have been ... Read more...

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At 330 kg, British teenager would secretly gobble food


June 3rd, 2012 - 10:30 pm ICT by IANS
London, June 3 (IANS) A teenaged girl, dubbed as Britain's fattest teen and presently hospitalised, used to order her favourite junk food online and get it stealthily delivered, her parents ... Read more...

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British teen plunges to death


April 11th, 2012 - 10:07 pm ICT by IANS
London, April 11 (IANS) A British teenager plunged 170 feet to her death while trying to escape being caught by policemen as they arrived to recall her to prison.The 18-year-old ... Read more...

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Inspired by TV soap, teen kills mother with hammer


April 4th, 2012 - 6:42 pm ICT by IANS
London, April 4 (IANS) A British teenager has been jailed for 16 years for beating his mother to death with a hammer in a murder inspired by TV soap "Coronation ... Read more...

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British teen plunges 11 floors to death


March 27th, 2012 - 8:03 pm ICT by IANS
London, March 27 (IANS) A British teenager plunged 11 floors to his death in mysterious circumstances in Dubai after enjoying a booze session with friends at night.The 15-year-old Harry Harling ... Read more...

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Girl’s letter to judge saves mother from jail


February 22nd, 2012 - 11:30 am ICT by IANS
London, Feb 22 (IANS) A British teenager saved her mother from jail by penning a heart-rending letter to the judge.Julie Cairns, 38, was hauled into court for flashing the V-sign ... Read more...

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British teen held over Indian student’s killing


December 27th, 2011 - 6:01 pm ICT by IANS
London, Dec 27 (IANS) A British teenager has been arrested over the fatal shooting of 23-year-old Indian student Anuj Bidve in Manchester Monday, a media report said Tuesday.Bidve was ... Read more...

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Teenager asked Facebook friends to kill one million cops


August 26th, 2011 - 7:52 pm ICT by IANS
London, Aug 26 (IANS) A British teenager has been sentenced to two-and-a-half years in jail for asking his 2,000 Facebook "friends" to kill one million policemen during the London ... Read more...

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Dog savages teenager


August 21st, 2011 - 5:50 pm ICT by IANS
London, Aug 21 (IANS) A dog viciously attacked a British teenager, who suffered 28 bite wounds.Sixteen-year-old Anthony Armstrong was walking the bull mastiff-pitbull cross. When he tried to stroke it, ... Read more...

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Polar bear mauls to death British teenager


August 5th, 2011 - 10:27 pm ICT by IANS
London, Aug 5 (IANS) A British teenager was Friday mauled to death by a polar bear at a campsite in Norway, a media report said.Four others were seriously injured when ... Read more...

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CBI to set up special court in Goa


July 9th, 2011 - 4:21 pm ICT by IANS
Panaji, July 9 (IANS) Goa will soon have a Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) special court for speedy trial of the several drug and corruption related cases booked by the ... Read more...

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Georgian president’s son sets world iPad typing record


July 6th, 2011 - 1:11 am ICT by IANS
Tbilisi, July 5 (IANS/RIA Novosti) The teenage son of Georgian President Mikheil Saakashvili has broken the world record for the fastest typing on an iPad, local TV company Imedi said ... Read more...

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British teen hacker could be extradited to US


June 22nd, 2011 - 8:54 pm ICT by IANS
London, June 22 (IANS) A British teenager who has been arrested on suspicion of launching cyber attacks on the CIA and the US Senate could be extradited to that ... Read more...

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Youth survives 90-foot fall thanks to a sunbed


May 24th, 2011 - 3:08 pm ICT by IANS
London, May 24 (IANS) A British teenager survived a 90-foot fall at a hotel as he landed on a sun lounger, it was reported here.Nineteen-year-old Jacob Evans suffered a broken ... Read more...

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Teenager expelled from school for growing moustache


April 11th, 2011 - 12:59 pm ICT by IANS
London, April 11 (IANS) A British teenager has reportedly been expelled from his school for refusing to shave off his moustache.Marc Grey, 13, said he has been told by his ... Read more...

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Goa home minister’s sons draw salaries as personal aides


April 7th, 2011 - 3:22 pm ICT by IANS
Panaji, April 7 (IANS) For Goa Home Minister Ravi Naik, work perhaps begins at 'home' -- his two sons draw salaries as his personal aides.A written reply by Chief ... Read more...

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Russians top Goa casino employees, says minister


March 31st, 2011 - 2:36 pm ICT by IANS
Panaji, March 31 (IANS) Russians top the number of foreigners employed in casinos, while Nepalis head the list of foreign nationals arrested in drug cases in Goa, according to home ... Read more...

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Goa police do not have list of drug traffickers


March 17th, 2011 - 4:48 pm ICT by IANS
Panaji, March 17 (IANS) The police in Goa -- primarily dependent on tourism -- have no list of drug traffickers operating in the coastal state, home minister Ravi Naik ... Read more...

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Georgia Davis is Britain’s fattest teenager


February 22nd, 2011 - 8:53 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
London, Feb 22 (THAINDIAN NEWS) A British teenager cannot just stop growing fat. She currently holds the official record as the fattest British teenager weighing astonishing 40 stones.The worst thing is that ... Read more...

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Goa tourism industry wary of ‘Dum Maro Dum’ content (Lead)


February 18th, 2011 - 8:35 pm ICT by IANS
Panaji, Feb 18 (IANS) Two months before its release, Rohan Sippy's "Dum Maro Dum" has rattled Goa's tourism industry as well as the state administration, as initial reports suggest that the ... Read more...

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Goa tourism raises concern over ‘Dum Maro Dum’ content


February 18th, 2011 - 4:24 pm ICT by IANS
Panaji, Feb 18 (IANS) Two months before its release, Rohan Sippy's "Dum Maro Dum" has rattled Goa's tourism industry as initial reports about the Abhishek Bachchan-starrer suggest that the movie delves ... Read more...

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Coming soon: Emergency helpline for tourists in Goa


February 16th, 2011 - 3:44 pm ICT by IANS
By Mayabhushan Nagvenkar Panaji, Feb 16 (IANS) Tourists visiting Goa, which has seen its image as a dream destination take a beating in the recent past, will soon be able to dial a ... Read more...

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Scarlett case dragging, CBI prosecutor wants to withdraw


February 3rd, 2011 - 7:14 pm ICT by IANS
Panaji, Feb 3 (IANS) In a new twist to British teenager Scarlett Keeling's sexual assault and culpable homicide case, a prosecutor appearing for the CBI Thursday said he wanted to withdraw from ... Read more...

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Goa drug mafia issue handed over to CBI, says home minister


February 2nd, 2011 - 5:02 pm ICT by IANS
Panaji, Feb 2 (IANS) The issue of the police-politician-drug mafia nexus has been handed over to the Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI), Goa Home Minister Ravi Naik, whose son is allegedly linked ... Read more...

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‘Police officers being hounded for exposing Goa drug trade’


February 1st, 2011 - 6:44 pm ICT by IANS
Panaji, Feb 1 (IANS) Indian Police Service (IPS) officers who had exposed the police-politician-drug mafia nexus are being hounded by the drug mafia, a ruling Congress legislator said Tuesday.Legislator Dayanand Narvekar also ... Read more...

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British teenager’s murder plan hatched on Facebook


January 26th, 2011 - 7:23 pm ICT by IANS
London, Jan 26 (IANS) A 15-year-old schoolboy in Britain was killed in a merciless attack with samurai swords and machetes that was apparently planned on social networking website Facebook.Sofyen Belamouadden was ... Read more...

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Olivia Rae Clee-Barnett dies from swine flu


January 6th, 2011 - 2:10 am ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Merseyside, Jan 5 (THAINDIAN NEWS) A British teenager who was amongst a group of singers who won a reality TV show in Britain has died. Olivia Rae Clee-Barnett died of swine ... Read more...

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No drug mafia in Goa, asserts minister


December 21st, 2010 - 6:26 pm ICT by IANS
Panaji, Dec 21 (IANS) There is no drug mafia in Goa, Home Minister Ravi Naik said Tuesday. Speaking to reporters in Panaji on the sidelines of a function, Naik also exhorted ... Read more...

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Teen dancer paralyzed after ear piercing goes awry


November 12th, 2010 - 7:56 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
London, Nov 12 (THAINDIAN NEWS) A British teenager was left paralyzed after a piercing exercise went woefully wrong. Authorities say that when the 15-year-old dancer who had the piercing, developed a viral ... Read more...

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‘Hippies, bad tourism ministers are poor adverts for Goa’


October 19th, 2010 - 11:21 am ICT by IANS
By Mayabhushan Nagvenkar Panaji, Oct 19 (IANS) Hugh Gantzer, one of India's first travel writers, shoots straight from the hip. Little wonder that, at a travel fair here, he gunned for hippies, backpackers ... Read more...

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15-year-old becomes Britain’s youngest cricket umpire


September 27th, 2010 - 2:53 pm ICT by ANI
London, Sept.27 (ANI): A British teenager has become the youngest qualified cricket umpire of the country.Ethan Peel has earned his place in the history books at the age of 15, reports the ... Read more...

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Goa home minister’s sons get personal security


September 22nd, 2010 - 7:34 pm ICT by IANS
Panaji, Sep 22 (IANS) The Goa government Wednesday provided personal security officers (PSOs) to both sons of Home Minister Ravi Naik after the police "uncovered" a plot to kill one of them. ... Read more...

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