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Briton held with roasted human foetuses


May 19th, 2012 - 7:16 pm ICT by IANS
London, May 19 (IANS) A Briton has been held in Thailand with a haul of roasted human foetuses while being on his way to sell these off for black ... Read more...

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Shammi Kapoor’s son dances to ‘Baar baar dekho’


January 12th, 2012 - 1:59 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Jan 12 (IANS) Shammi Kapoor's son Aditya Raj Kapoor is following his late father's footsteps…literally. He danced to his father's popular "Baar baar dekho" number from the film ... Read more...

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Keira Knightley steps out with mystery man


February 7th, 2011 - 1:03 pm ICT by IANS
London, Feb 7 (IANS) Actress Keira Knightley has been spotted hanging out with a mystery man, triggering speculation that she may have moved on from her split with actor Rupert Friend.The ... Read more...

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New York man kills woman, sleeps with body for two days


October 24th, 2010 - 11:02 am ICT by IANS
New York, Oct 24 (IANS) A 31-year-old man from New York has been sentenced to life in prison for killing a woman and then sleeping for two days with her decomposing body ... Read more...

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23 New Yorkers held for sneaking in Chinese immigrants


October 8th, 2010 - 9:58 am ICT by IANS
New York, Oct 8 (IANS) Twenty-three business owners from New York City have been arrested for "sneaking" illegal Chinese immigrants into the US to work at restaurants and other establishments, officials said.James ... Read more...

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Chinatown star Joe Mantell dies at the age of 94 years


October 1st, 2010 - 8:10 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Oct 1 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Popular 1950’s actor Joe Mantell has passed away the age of 94 years. The actor is noted for saying two famous lines in different movies to Ernest ... Read more...

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US disappointed by Swiss freeing of Polanksi


July 13th, 2010 - 3:02 am ICT by IANS
Washington, July 13 (DPA) The US government expressed disappointment over Switzerland's decision Monday to free film director Roman Polanksi and refusal to extradite him to the United States for his 1977 rape ... Read more...

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Chinatown’s criminal organization leader pleads guilty to racketeering case


April 19th, 2010 - 11:41 pm ICT by BNO News
MANHATTAN, NEW YORK (BNO NEWS) – One of the leaders of a violent criminal organization of Chinatown in Manhattan, New York pleaded guilty to various charges, including racketeering, racketeering conspiracy, extortion, assaults ... Read more...

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Manhattan man vows to visit 365 city bars in 365 days!


March 10th, 2010 - 6:11 pm ICT by ANI
New York, Mar 10 (ANI): A Manhattan man is fulfilling every alcoholic's dream-he has pledged to drink at 365 city bars in 365 days.Marty Wombacher, 51, is on a mission to create ... Read more...

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Fortune Cookies To Give Census Messages


February 21st, 2010 - 10:06 pm ICT by GD
By Gina Gomez Seattle, Feb 21, (THAINDIAN NEWS) In Seattle's Chinatown International District there is a fortune cookie factory called Tsue Chong Co. The fortune cookie company has brought out an innovative way ... Read more...

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Chinese celebrate lunar New Year in Myanmar


February 16th, 2010 - 4:15 am ICT by IANS
Yangon, Feb 16 (IANS) Chinese residents in Myanmar's biggest city of Yangon Monday began holding traditional lion dance competitions to celebrate the lunar New Year. The four-day competition in the heart of Chinatown ... Read more...

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Roman Polanski’s new film premiers at the Berlin Film Festival


February 14th, 2010 - 9:24 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Berlin, Feb 14 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Jailed director Roman Polanski’s new movie ‘The Ghost Writer’ is all set to premiere at the Berlin Film Festival, but the director is under house-arrest in ... Read more...

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Roman Polanski to remain in jail for some more time


November 27th, 2009 - 10:45 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Geneva, Nov 27 (THAINDIAN NEWS) The noted director Roman Polanski who was granted bail and would remain under electronic surveillance in his Swiss chalet, will spend some more time in jail, ... Read more...

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Director Polanski denied bail in Switzerland


October 7th, 2009 - 3:15 pm ICT by IANS
London, Oct 7 (IANS) Acclaimed director Roman Polanski has been denied bail by a court in Switzerland and will have to remain in a Swiss prison pending possible extradition to the US ... Read more...

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Polanski extradition to US saga unfolds


September 29th, 2009 - 9:33 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Zurich, Sep 29 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Noted fugitive director Roman Polanski, who was arrested in Switzerland over the weekend, when he went there to collect an award, seeks release from prison and his ... Read more...

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Indians, Chinese credited with helping make Wellington an international city


September 5th, 2009 - 3:25 pm ICT by ANI
Wellington, Sep. 5 (ANI): New Zealand-born Indians and Chinese living in Wellington have been credited with helping the capital in its quest to become an international city.According to an Asia NZ ... Read more...

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Kate Moss gets infection from pedicure


April 18th, 2009 - 9:13 pm ICT by IANS
London, April 18(IANS) British supermodel Kate Moss dumped her five-star salon to get a pedicure in Chinatown but ended up getting a fungal infection. "Kate fancied a little pampering when she went to ... Read more...

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Court grants Polanski request for stay on hearing


January 22nd, 2009 - 6:26 am ICT by IANS
Los Angeles, Jan 22 (DPA) Oscar-winning director Roman Polanski has won an important victory in his bid to overturn his conviction 31 years ago on having unlawful sex with a minor.A California ... Read more...

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Hollywood has few roles for older women: Dunaway


May 18th, 2008 - 1:03 pm ICT by admin
London, May 18 (IANS) Veteran actress Faye Dunaway, who has starred in classics like "Chinatown' and "Bonnie and Clyde", is angry with Hollywood film producers for not having enough roles for older ... Read more...

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Olympic torch relay begins amid tight security in Bangkok


April 19th, 2008 - 4:52 pm ICT by admin
DPA Bangkok, April 19 (DPA) The Beijing Olympic torch relay kicked off Saturday in Bangkok's bustling Chinatown amid tight security to ensure no anti-Chinese protests would disrupt the 10.5 km run. Around 80 ... Read more...

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Jenna Jameson set to serve wine in whorehouse in the Big Apple!


December 1st, 2007 - 2:08 pm ICT by admin
New York, Dec 1 (ANI): Adult movie superstar Jenna Jameson is planning to open a bar in a former brothel.The former porn actress has joined hands with designer Richie Rich for the ... Read more...

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Jackie Chan offers to teach Prince Charles Kung fu


November 14th, 2007 - 8:18 am ICT by admin
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John Woo’s ‘Killer’ set for remake in L.A.


November 14th, 2007 - 1:51 am ICT by admin
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