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Cooper not doing ‘A Star is Born’ remake


August 26th, 2012 - 7:05 am ICT by IANS
Los Angeles, Aug 26 (IANS) Actor Bradley Cooper has rubbished reports that he will romance singer-actress Beyonce Knowles in the remake of "A Star Is Born".Clint Eastwood will direct ... Read more...

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Biel in no hurry to marry


August 1st, 2012 - 3:17 pm ICT by IANS
Los Angeles, Aug 1 (IANS) Actress Jessica Biel is enjoying her time with fiance singer Justin Timberlake and is in no rush to get married."I'm just enjoying being engaged. I ... Read more...

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Indian American fundraiser for jailed governor arrested


June 21st, 2012 - 9:08 pm ICT by IANS
Chicago, June 21 (IANS) A Chicago based IndianAmerican businessmen with ties to jailed Illinois governor Rod Blagojevich has been arrested and charged with bribing doctors for patient referrals and ... Read more...

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Bieber’s manager denies engagement reports


April 23rd, 2012 - 4:52 pm ICT by IANS
Los Angeles, April 23 (IANS) Justin Bieber's representative has denied that the teenage singer is ready to get engaged with his girlfriend Selena Gomez.The young couple was spotted shopping for ... Read more...

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Chicago Sun Times to be sold


December 21st, 2011 - 11:28 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Chicago, Dec 21 (THAINDIAN NEWS) The owners of The Chicago Sun Times are expected to announce the sale of the newspaper on Wednesday. A group of local investors are at the forefront ... Read more...

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Terror plotter Rana seeks a fresh trial


September 21st, 2011 - 10:49 am ICT by IANS
Chicago, Sep 21 (IANS) Pakistan-born Canadian Tahawwur Rana, convicted of aiding Pakistan based terror group Lashkar-e-Taiba (LeT) held responsible for theNovember 2008 terror attacks in Mumbai, is seeking a ... Read more...

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Rapper Snoop Dogg takes football to Chicago


August 1st, 2011 - 7:07 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Chicago, Aug 1 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Rapper Snoop Dogg has taken his football league to Chicago. Snoop outlined his plans on Saturday at the Chicago Indoor Sports Facility."The thing is if we don't ... Read more...

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24 die due to US heat wave


July 23rd, 2011 - 7:33 am ICT by IANS
Washington, July 23 (IANS) The US National Weather Service has sounded a high-temperature alert in 30 states, after a heat wave resulted in the death of at least 24 people.The ... Read more...

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Oprah has a doctorate now!


June 27th, 2011 - 1:40 pm ICT by IANS
Los Angeles, June 27 (IANS) Talk show queen Oprah Winfrey has received an honorary doctorate degree from the University of the Free State in South Africa.According to the Chicago ... Read more...

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India ‘disappointed’ with Rana verdict (Lead)


June 10th, 2011 - 3:31 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 10 (IANS) India said Friday it was "disappointed" with the decision of a US court to clear Pakistan-born Canadian businessman Tahawwur Rana in the 2008 Mumbai attack ... Read more...

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Rana held not guilty in Mumbai attacks, guilty of aiding LeT (Third Lead)


June 10th, 2011 - 12:59 pm ICT by IANS
Chicago, June 10 (IANS) In a surprise verdict, a US jury cleared Pakistan-born Canadian businessman Tahawwur Rana of charges he helped with the 2008 Mumbai terrorist attacks but convicted ... Read more...

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Rana verdict not a setback: India


June 10th, 2011 - 12:13 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 10 (IANS) India Friday said the decision of a US court to clear Pakistan-born Canadian businessman Tahawwur Rana in the Mumbai attack was "not a setback" as ... Read more...

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Rana cleared in Mumbai attacks, convicted of aiding LeT (Second Lead)


June 10th, 2011 - 6:20 am ICT by IANS
Chicago, June 10 (IANS) Pakistan-born Canadian businessman Tahawwur Rana has been found not guilty on charges that he assisted in carrying out the 2008 Mumbai terrorist attacks, but was convicted ... Read more...

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Headley, treasure trove of info on terrorism: Prosecution


June 8th, 2011 - 10:14 am ICT by IANS
Chicago, June 8 (IANS) US prosecutors have dubbed confessed Pakistani-American terrorist David Headley "an awful man" but defended a plea deal with him saying he carried a treasure trove of ... Read more...

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Rana worked with Headley every step of the way: Prosecution


June 8th, 2011 - 2:11 am ICT by IANS
Chicago, June 8 (IANS) Pakistan-born Canadian businessman Tahawwur Rana was "no dupe" and was working with confessed Pakistani-American David Headley every step of the way in the 26/11 Mumbai terror ... Read more...

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Mumbai terror trial winds down Tuesday


June 7th, 2011 - 4:34 pm ICT by IANS
Chicago, June 7 (IANS) Closing arguments are expected Tuesday in the trial of Pakistan-born Canadian businessman Tahawwur Rana who is accused of providing material support to Pakistan based Lashkar-e-Taiba (LeT) ... Read more...

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ISI handler sought progress report on Mumbai terror plot


June 2nd, 2011 - 10:02 am ICT by IANS
Chicago, June 2 (IANS) Pakistani born Canadian Tahawwur Rana exchanged mails with the mysterious "Major Iqbal" of Pakistan's Inter-Services Intelligence agency (ISI) about "progress made" on the Mumbai terror attack ... Read more...

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Headley was caught with a map of Copenhagen: FBI


June 2nd, 2011 - 1:53 am ICT by IANS
Chicago, June 2 (IANS) When confessed Pakistani American terrorist David Coleman Headley was arrested at Chicago Airport, he had a map of Copenhagen, a copy of the Danish newspaper Jyllands-Posten ... Read more...

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Headley told wife he ‘made a fool’ of Rana


June 1st, 2011 - 1:25 pm ICT by IANS
Chicago, June 1 (IANS) Pakistani-American terrorist David Coleman Headley has admitted he told one of his wives that he "made a fool" of his childhood friend Pakistani Canadian Tahawwur Rana, ... Read more...

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Headley may write book about role in Mumbai attacks


June 1st, 2011 - 2:35 am ICT by IANS
Chicago, June 1 (IANS) Pakistani-American terrorist David Headley testified Tuesday that he has talked to relatives about writing a book or movie script about his involvement in the 2008 Mumbai ... Read more...

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Eisenberg, Cruz in Woody Allen’s next film


April 19th, 2011 - 7:05 pm ICT by ANI
New York, Apr 19 (ANI): 'The Social Network' star Jesse Eisenberg and Penelope Cruz have been cast in filmmaker Woody Allen's as-yet-untitled film set in Rome.According to the Chicago Sun-Times, the film ... Read more...

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Indian-American fundraiser under US scanner


April 13th, 2011 - 2:34 pm ICT by IANS
Chicago, April 13 (IANS) A federal grand jury has subpoenaed dozens of doctors in the Chicago area as part of a probe into a wealthy Indian-American fundraiser with ties ... Read more...

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Headley may face questions on his many wives


March 15th, 2011 - 11:07 am ICT by IANS
Chicago, March 15 (IANS) Lawyers of Mumbai terror attack suspect Tahawwur Rana have asked a federal judge to make prosecutors turn over e-mails written by co-accused David Coleman Headley so ... Read more...

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Northwestern University defends live sex demo on campus


March 3rd, 2011 - 6:58 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, Mar 3 (ANI): The Northwestern University has defended its professor's decision to hold a controversial after-class live sex show on campus as part of his lecture.According to Chicago Sun-Times, more than ... Read more...

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Woman jailed for 10yrs for having sex with daughter’s pals


January 25th, 2011 - 5:28 pm ICT by ANI
London, Jan 25 (ANI): A woman has been sentenced to 10 years in jail after admitting having sex with teenage boys who were friends of her daughter.40-year-old Cathleen Miller plied her ... Read more...

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US seeks anonymous jury in Mumbai terror suspect’s trial


January 11th, 2011 - 2:41 pm ICT by IANS
Chicago, Jan 11 (IANS) With the Indian media expected to provide extensive coverage of Pakistani Canadian Tahawwur Hussain Rana's trial in the Mumbai terror attacks case, US federal prosecutors are asking that ... Read more...

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Club drug ecstasy good for autism, post-traumatic stress patients


January 2nd, 2011 - 1:03 pm ICT by ANI
New York, Jan 2 (ANI): Ecstasy pills-a favourite among club goers-may help people who have trouble connecting to others, suggests a new study.The drug, also known as MDMA, has been known to ... Read more...

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Trapped Chicago firefighters rescued


December 22nd, 2010 - 11:28 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Chicago, Dec 22 (THAINDIAN NEWS) A collapsed wall in Chicago has trapped some firefighters.There are conflicting reports about exactly how many people have been trapped under the rubbles. The Chicago Sun-Times reported ... Read more...

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A story is spun out of an Obama suit


November 10th, 2010 - 1:45 pm ICT by IANS
By Arun Kumar Washington, Nov 10 (IANS) An ad taken by an Indian firm showing US President Barack wearing one of its suits has spawned a story about how the company is trying ... Read more...

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Female worker claims American Airlines staff grabbed her breasts


November 3rd, 2010 - 5:53 pm ICT by ANI
Chicago, Nov 03 (ANI): An American Airlines staffer has filed a lawsuit against the company, claiming that co-workers, and even bosses, grabbed her breasts and made lewd comments.Donna Montefusco had been ... Read more...

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Sailing Mistake on the Titanic Revealed by Officer’s Kin


September 27th, 2010 - 10:40 pm ICT by Angela Kaye Mason
Sep 27 (THAINDIAN NEWS) The grand-daughter of one of the Ship’s Officers on board the ill fated ‘Titanic’ has revealed a fatal mistake which was made, which caused the ship to crash ... Read more...

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Jesse Jackson’s wife Sandi says that her heart will heal after Jesse’s affair


September 27th, 2010 - 8:27 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Washington DC, Sep 27 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Jesse Jackson’s wife was hurt deeply when she came to know about her husband’s affair.The wife of U.S. representative from Illinois's 2nd District said that the ... Read more...

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Jesse Jackson Jr. denies fund raising allegations


September 23rd, 2010 - 1:00 am ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Sep 22 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Jesse Jackson Jr. has denied allegations that he offered to raise millions in campaign financing for Rod Blagojevich in exchange for President Barack Obama's former Senate seat.The ... Read more...

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12-year-old boy shot dead by brother


September 14th, 2010 - 9:54 am ICT by IANS
New York, Sep 14 (IANS) A 12-year-old boy was accidentally killed by his elder brother while they were playing with a gun at their home in Chicago, a media report said. The gun, ... Read more...

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Being a mother changes everything, says Milla Jovovich


September 8th, 2010 - 4:04 pm ICT by ANI
Sydney, Sept 8 (ANI): Milla Jovovich's first priority in life is her three-year-old daughter Ever with husband Paul W S Anderson, revealed the actress.The 'Afterlife' actress admits her priorities have completely altered ... Read more...

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