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Andhra ACB files charge sheet in cash-for-bail case


August 13th, 2012 - 8:22 pm ICT by IANS
Hyderabad, Aug 13 (IANS) Andhra Pradesh's Anti-Corruption Bureau (ACB) Monday filed a charge sheet in the cash-for-bail case involving former Karnataka minister and mining baron Gali Janardhana Reddy.Suspended CBI judge ... Read more...

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Karnataka BJP MLA Somasekhara Reddy held in cash-for-bail deal (Lead)


August 6th, 2012 - 8:07 pm ICT by IANS
Hyderabad/Bangalore, Aug 6 (IANS) Karnataka BJP legislator G. Somasekhara Reddy was Monday arrested in Hyderabad in a cash-for-bail deal, a scam involving huge payment to get bail for his jailed ... Read more...

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Karnataka MLA Somasekhara Reddy held in cash-for-bail scam


August 6th, 2012 - 7:03 pm ICT by IANS
Hyderabad, Aug 6 (IANS) The Anti-Corruption Bureau (ACB) of Andhra Pradesh Monday arrested Karnataka legislator G. Somasekhara Reddy in a cash-for-bail scam involving his brother and former Karnataka minister G. ... Read more...

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Colorado shooting suspect makes first court appearance


July 24th, 2012 - 6:41 am ICT by IANS
Washington, July 24 (IANS) The Colorado theater shooting suspect, who killed 12 people and injured 58 others in the US city of Aurora early Friday, made his first court appearance ... Read more...

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‘Janardhana Reddy wanted bail at any cost’


July 23rd, 2012 - 11:28 pm ICT by IANS
Hyderabad, July 23 (IANS) Former Karnataka minister Gali Janardhana Reddy, currently in jail in illegal mining case, wanted to come out on bail at "any cost", revealed his relative Dasaradharami ... Read more...

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Mining baron Reddy’s kin arrested in cash-for-bail case


July 22nd, 2012 - 5:27 pm ICT by IANS
Hyderabad, July 22 (IANS) Andhra Pradesh's Anti-Corruption Bureau (ACB) has arrested Dasaradharami Reddy, a relative of former Karnataka minister and mining baron Gali Janardhana Reddy in the cash-for-bail scam.The ACB ... Read more...

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Two more judges sent to jail in cash-for-bail scam


July 12th, 2012 - 10:12 pm ICT by IANS
Hyderabad, July 12 (IANS) A city court Thursday sent two suspended judges to judicial custody till July 26 in cash-for-bail scandal involving mining baron and former Karnataka minister Gali Janardhana ... Read more...

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US charges five 9/11 terror suspects


April 5th, 2012 - 12:41 am ICT by IANS
Washington, April 4 (IANS) The US Wednesday announced charges against alleged mastermind Khalid Sheikh Mohammed and four others in the Sep 11, 2001, terrorist attacks.The charges were referred to a ... Read more...

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Maldives sets up probe commission on power transfer


February 22nd, 2012 - 9:33 pm ICT by IANS
Colombo, Feb 22 (IANS) The Maldives government has appointed a commission to inquire into the controversial transfer of power which former president Mohamed Nasheed has termed a coup orchestrated ... Read more...

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US favours independent probe in Maldives


February 14th, 2012 - 9:37 am ICT by IANS
Colombo, Feb 14 (IANS) The US government backs an independent mechanism to investigate the transfer of power in the Maldives, the US State Department has said.US Assistant Secretary of State ... Read more...

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Maldives to nominate new SAARC secretary general soon


January 28th, 2012 - 8:01 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 28 (IANS) Days after Fathimath Dhiyana Saeed quit as SAARC secretary-general amid a controversy, Maldives has conveyed that it would nominate a fresh candidate to occupy the ... Read more...

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Turmoil in Maldives: Rights panel expresses concern


January 21st, 2012 - 12:36 pm ICT by IANS
Male, Jan 21 (IANS) The Human Rights Commission of the Maldives Saturday expressed concern over the turmoil in the country and condemned the secret detention of Chief Judge of the ... Read more...

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US court tosses out key parts of Obama’s healthcare reform


August 13th, 2011 - 11:36 am ICT by IANS
Washington, Aug 13 (IANS) In a major blow to President Barack Obama, a US federal appeals court has tossed out key provisions of his sweeping health care reform bill ... Read more...

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Chinese mother jailed for drowning twins


June 29th, 2011 - 5:47 am ICT by IANS
Beijing, June 29 (IANS) A woman in China was Tuesday sentenced to five years of imprisonment for drowning her twin sons in a bathtub after drugging them, Xinhua reported.The court ... Read more...

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U.S. Supreme Court rules out discrimination class-action suit against Wal-Mart


June 21st, 2011 - 8:16 am ICT by BNO News
WASHINGTON, D.C. (BNO NEWS) -- The U.S. Supreme Court on Monday ruled in favor of Wal-Mart as a group of over 1 million employees had filed a class-action lawsuit against the nation's ... Read more...

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Indian American contractor pleads guilty in naval kickback scam


April 29th, 2011 - 10:25 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, April 29 (IANS) An Indian American navy contractor charged in a multimillion-dollar kickback and bribery scheme has pleaded guilty and could face up to 15 years in prison.Anjan ... Read more...

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Rouvanjit suicide case: La Martiniere principal granted bail


February 4th, 2011 - 10:30 pm ICT by ANI
Kolkata, Feb 4 (ANI): A Kolkata court on Friday granted bail to the principal of La Martiniere School for boys and three other teachers in connection with the caning and subsequent suicide ... Read more...

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Court upholds trial for La Marts principal, teachers


January 31st, 2011 - 10:00 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Jan 31 (IANS) A city court Monday turned down the appeal of the principal and three other teachers of La Martiniere for Boys School for quashing an earlier order for their ... Read more...

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Rouvanjit suicide case: La Martiniere principal to be charged with abetment


January 31st, 2011 - 6:41 pm ICT by ANI
Kolkata, Jan 31 (ANI): A Kolkata court on Monday upheld the order for trial of the principal and three other teachers of La Martiniere School for boys in connection with the caning ... Read more...

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U. S. Federal Judge John McCarthy Roll Dies In Arizona Shooting


January 9th, 2011 - 8:30 pm ICT by GD
By Gina Gomez Tucson, Jan 9, (THAINDIAN NEWS) United States federal judge John McCarthy Roll (mostly known as John Roll) passed away in a massive shooting rampage in Arizona on Saturday. The former ... Read more...

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Clarence Dupnik Suspects Arizona Shooter Had An Accomplice


January 9th, 2011 - 6:30 pm ICT by GD
By Meena Kar Tucson, Jan 9, (THAINDIAN NEWS) Clarence Dupnik, the County Sheriff of Pima has brought forward the names of people who were killed in the mass shooting that took place in ... Read more...

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US Police looking for second Arizona shooting suspect


January 9th, 2011 - 1:17 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Jan 9 (ANI): A second suspect is being sought in connection with the deadly shooting in Tucson in the United States, that killed six people and wounded a dozen others, ... Read more...

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No gender discrimination at workplace? Not true!


January 8th, 2011 - 6:11 pm ICT by ANI
London, Jan 8 (ANI): Researchers have said that even in today's times, gender discrimination at workplace is still very much alive and kicking.Men and women in jobs that are generally associated with ... Read more...

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People in non-traditional jobs judged more harshly


December 9th, 2010 - 11:37 am ICT by IANS
Washington, Dec 9 (IANS) People are likely to be judged more harshly for mistakes if they're in a job that's not traditionally associated with their gender, researchers say."The reason I got ... Read more...

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Arizona man sentenced to 30 years for distributing over 10 tons of marijuana


October 21st, 2010 - 12:58 am ICT by BNO News
TUCSON, ARIZONA (BNO NEWS) -- An Arizona man on Wednesday was sentenced to 360 months in federal prison for drug trafficking related offenses, prosecutors said.Miguel Eduardo Martinez, 37, of Tucson, Arizona, also ... Read more...

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Iranian Candy Thief Ordered by Judge to Lose Hand


October 19th, 2010 - 8:25 pm ICT by Angela Kaye Mason
Oct 19 (THAINDIAN NEWS) A man who confessed to robbing a candy store has been ordered by an Iranian Judge to have his hand amputated along with other punishments.In a report ... Read more...

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Iranian Candy Thief Faces Amputation


October 19th, 2010 - 7:22 pm ICT by Pen Men At Work
October 19, 2010 (Pen Men at Work): The law has proved to be particularly harsh in Iran once again. The local media in Tehran, the capital of Iran reported that a ... Read more...

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US lawmaker demands reversal of embryonic stem cell research ban


August 28th, 2010 - 5:29 pm ICT by ANI
New York, Aug 28 (ANI): A member of the US Congress Steve Israel has challenged his colleagues to pass legislation to reverse a recent federal court decision that brought embryonic stem cell ... Read more...

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Oz women say their nude pic is art after photographic competition ban


August 7th, 2010 - 6:24 pm ICT by ANI
Sydney, Aug 7 (ANI): Two Australian women have fought back after a charity run contest decided to remove their topless picture from the competition because it was considered inappropriate.The Wesley Mission charity ... Read more...

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California allows same sex marriage


August 5th, 2010 - 6:02 am ICT by IANS
Washington, Aug 5 (IANS) Same sex couples in California have a right to be married, said a ruling issued Wednesday in a federal court in San Francisco that overturned a ban on ... Read more...

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Australia needs more judges for sex trials


July 11th, 2010 - 9:19 pm ICT by IANS
Melbourne, July 11 (IANS) With the growing number of sex offences, a senior judge in Australia has said the nation needs more judicial appointments to reduce the backlog of cases. Victorian county court's ... Read more...

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Pak origin American gets 15 yr term for logistical support to Al-Qaeda


June 10th, 2010 - 2:24 pm ICT by ANI
New York, Jun.10 (ANI): A local court here has sentenced a US civilian of Pakistani origin to 15-years of imprisonment for providing logistical support to Al-Qaeda.According to a statement released by the ... Read more...

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Post foiled Times Square bomb plot, US deployed fed agents to prevent future attacks


May 21st, 2010 - 2:06 pm ICT by ANI
New York, May 21 (ANI): American prosecutors have revealed that hundreds of federal agents were deployed in different cities of the country to prevent future attacks, days after the arrest of ... Read more...

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Six Somali pirates get death sentence in Yemen


May 18th, 2010 - 6:21 pm ICT by IANS
Sana'a (Yemen), May 18 (DPA) A Yemeni state security court Tuesday convicted six Somalis to death, and sentenced six others to 10 years in jail, for attacking two Yemeni oil tankers and ... Read more...

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Casey Anthony Might Face Death Penalty


May 12th, 2010 - 6:23 pm ICT by GD
By Ranjan Bhaduri Orlando, May 12, (THAINDIAN NEWS) The Casey Anthony murder case witnessed the presiding judge saying no to all arguments that were placed in front of the court so as to ... Read more...

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