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Chinese hides father’s corpse to collect pension


July 24th, 2012 - 5:23 pm ICT by IANS
Beijing, July 24 (IANS) A Chinese man hid his father's death for half a year so that he could claim his pension.Li, whose father died in January due to cardiovascular ... Read more...

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Man hid aunt’s corpse to collect her pension


June 16th, 2012 - 11:53 am ICT by IANS
Rome, June 16 (IANS) A 43-year-old Italian man hid the body of his 87-year-old aunt in her apartment, and collected her monthly pension of 2,000 euros, AKI news agency reported.Fireman ... Read more...

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Chinese couple held for burying woman alive


May 24th, 2012 - 6:34 pm ICT by IANS
Beijing, May 24 (IANS) A Chinese couple has been detained after they got drunk and knocked down an elderly woman and later buried her alive.It was certain the woman was ... Read more...

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Man decapitated ex-lover’s pet to scare her


May 15th, 2012 - 10:17 pm ICT by IANS
London, May 15 (IANS) In a bid to terrify his ex-girlfriend, a furious man in Britain decapitated her pet rodent with a machete, a court heard.The jurors at the Snaresbrook ... Read more...

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Osama dumped 320 km off Indian coast


May 4th, 2012 - 8:29 pm ICT by IANS
London, May 4 (IANS) A US treasure hunter claims to have found the exact spot where Al Qaeda leader Osama Bin Laden's body was dumped -- about 320 km off ... Read more...

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Dead woman married twice in China


February 22nd, 2012 - 11:32 am ICT by IANS
Beijing, Feb 22 (IANS) Investigators in China's Hebei province are shocked after coming across a bizarre incident in which a woman's corpse was married twice.During this year's Spring Festival, a ... Read more...

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Rabid moose infects 14 Russians


February 13th, 2012 - 9:23 pm ICT by IANS
Moscow, Feb 13 (IANS/RIA Novosti) Two residents of Moscow have reportedly been hospitalized while 12 of their relatives are undergoing treatment after coming into contact with a rabid moose.Sergei Fioktistov, ... Read more...

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Man drags dog, driving Porsche at 115 kmph


November 22nd, 2011 - 9:08 pm ICT by IANS
London, Nov 22 (IANS) In an appalling incident, a man in Britain tied a dog to his car with a rope and dragged it along over nearly 10 km, the ... Read more...

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Gaddafi’s family to sue NATO


October 26th, 2011 - 6:18 pm ICT by IANS
Paris, Oct 26 (IANS/RIA Novosti) Relatives of slain Libyan leader Muammar Gaddafi will sue NATO in the International Military Court in The Hague for war crime charges, Gaddafi's family lawyer ... Read more...

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Libyan NTC member doubts Gaddafi death account


October 23rd, 2011 - 9:39 am ICT by IANS
Tripoli, Oct 23 (IANS) A member of Libya's National Transitional Council (NTC) has raised doubts over the exact circumstances of the death of former leader Muammar Gaddafi, Al Jazeera reported."Gaddafi ... Read more...

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Man flirts with girl after killing fiancee


September 21st, 2011 - 10:05 pm ICT by IANS
London, Sep 21 (IANS) A sex-crazed man in Britain was seeking to romance a 15-year-old schoolgirl just hours after he had butchered his fiancee, a media report said Wednesday.After stuffing ... Read more...

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Mexican man found living with sister’s corpse


September 5th, 2011 - 12:03 pm ICT by IANS
Mexico City, Sep 5 (IANS/EFE) An octogenarian in Hidalgo, a state in central Mexico, has been found living with his dead sister's corpse, officials said.The discovery was made Thursday night ... Read more...

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Cowell wants his body frozen after death


August 22nd, 2011 - 7:38 am ICT by IANS
London, Aug 22 (IANS) Music mogul Simon Cowell wants his body to be frozen after he dies, calling it "an insurance policy".The 51-year-old is planning to have his corpse preserved ... Read more...

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Man taken for dead wakes up in morgue


July 26th, 2011 - 6:13 pm ICT by IANS
London, July 26 (IANS) A man who was thought to have died woke up in a morgue fridge, giving a fright to the mortuary staff, it was reported here.The 50-year-old ... Read more...

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Amrita Rao, a proud vegetarian


July 14th, 2011 - 6:29 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 14 (IANS) Bollywood actress Amrita Rao, a proud vegetarian, has shot for a new pro-vegetarian advertisement for animal rights organisation People for the Ethical Treatment of ... Read more...

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US diver launches underwater search for Osama’s body


June 13th, 2011 - 7:42 am ICT by IANS
Moscow, June 13 (IANS/RIA Novosti) Eccentric California salvage diver and entrepreneur Bill Warren, 59, has announced that he wants to find Osama Bin Laden's body as proof the Al Qaeda ... Read more...

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Indian among three jailed for stealing ex-president’s corpse


May 17th, 2011 - 3:51 am ICT by IANS
Nicosia, May 17 IANS) Three people, including an Indian, have been jailed for stealing the corpse of a former Cyprus president from his grave two-and-a-half years ago, a media report said.A ... Read more...

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Bin Laden died before US raid: Iranian intelligence minister


May 10th, 2011 - 4:21 am ICT by IANS
Moscow, May 10 (IANS) Iranian Intelligence Minister Heidar Moslehi has claimed that Tehran has evidence to prove Al Qaeda leader Osama bin Laden had died of disease long before the ... Read more...

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Osama bin Laden’s photo to be published: CIA chief


May 4th, 2011 - 11:55 am ICT by IANS
Washington, May 4 (IANS/RIA Novosti) A postmortem photograph of Al Qaeda leader Osama bin Laden, killed by US forces in Pakistan Sunday, will be published, CIA chief Leon Panetta said ... Read more...

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Osama bin Laden’s body fed to fishes


May 3rd, 2011 - 1:09 pm ICT by ANI
London, May 3 (ANI): The body of the most wanted terrorist in the world Osama bin Laden was fed to the fishes, tipped into the sea at 7am on Monday from the ... Read more...

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Conspiracy theories surround Osama Bin Laden’s death


May 3rd, 2011 - 1:14 am ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Islamabad, May 2 (THAINDIAN NEWS) After the death of the dreaded Al Qaeda terrorist, there are numerous conspiracy theories floating around. Many people were finding it hard to believe that ... Read more...

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True or hoax? Body of ‘dead alien’ found in frozen wastes of Siberia


April 20th, 2011 - 12:40 pm ICT by ANI
London, April 20 (ANI): Two walkers have claimed to have found a dead body of an alien in frozen wastes of Siberia and posted the video on the Internet.On its side ... Read more...

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Christina Hendricks playing identical twins in ABC show ‘Body of Proof’


April 14th, 2011 - 7:42 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Los Angeles, April 14 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Christina Hendricks played identical twins in the ABC show “Body of Proof.” A sneak peak of the show has been released on the Internet.Hendricks’ identical twin ... Read more...

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Father arrested for killing daughter over ‘honour’


March 13th, 2011 - 11:46 pm ICT by IANS
Noida, March 13 (IANS) A man was arrested here Sunday for strangulating his 22-year-old daughter to death because she had fallen in love against his wishes, police said.Karamvir Singh, a ... Read more...

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Man surrenders after raping, murdering minor


March 13th, 2011 - 6:19 pm ICT by IANS
Bhandara (Maharashtra), March 13 (IANS) A 23-year-old man who raped and strangled an 11-year-old girl surrendered here Sunday, police said."Ankush Gajabiye and the victim belonged to Dhoshali village. On Saturday, ... Read more...

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60 percent of Russians want Lenin’s body to be buried


February 3rd, 2011 - 10:30 am ICT by IANS
Moscow, Feb 3 (IANS/RIA Novosti) Over 60 percent of Russians want Vladimir Lenin's body to be removed from his mausoleum in Moscow's Red Square and buried, according to a poll.Forty three percent ... Read more...

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Two corpses found in Delhi


January 30th, 2011 - 12:57 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 29 (IANS) Bodies of two unidentified men were found in central and east Delhi Saturday, police said.In the first incident, body of a man, in his late 20s, carrying ... Read more...

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Should Lenin’s body be buried, asks poll (Lead)


January 23rd, 2011 - 12:58 pm ICT by IANS
Moscow, Jan 23 (IANS/RIA Novosti) A political party in Russia has launched an online poll asking whether the body of revolutionary leader Vladimir Lenin should be buried.Lenin died Jan 21, 1924, and ... Read more...

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Russia wants to bury Lenin?


January 23rd, 2011 - 5:23 am ICT by IANS
Moscow, Jan 23 (IANS/RIA Novosti) The ruling United Russia party has launched a website announcing an online poll on the burial of Russian revolutionary leader Vladimir Lenin.The poll of the goodbyelenin.ru website ... Read more...

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MJ estate calls Discovery Channel’s autopsy show ‘distasteful’


December 30th, 2010 - 5:56 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Dec 30 (ANI): Michael Jackson's estate has asked the Discovery Channel to cancel plans to screen a re-enactment of the late King of Pop's autopsy.In a letter to the TV ... Read more...

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300 women killed in 2010 in Mexican border city


December 26th, 2010 - 9:54 am ICT by IANS
Ciudad Juarez, Dec 26 (IANS/EFE) The number of women killed in 2010 in Mexico's northern border city of Ciudad Juarez has risen to 300, official figures show.The tally was based on figures ... Read more...

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Mum in UK cuts out heart of 4-year-old daughter as ‘religious offering’


December 19th, 2010 - 3:34 pm ICT by ANI
London, Dec 19 (ANI): A mother in UK has been arrested for brutally killing her four-year-old daughter as an apparent religious offering.Nusayba Bharuchi's corpse was found stabbed to death in the kitchen ... Read more...

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British woman kills, mutilates daughter


December 18th, 2010 - 5:17 pm ICT by IANS
London, Dec 18 (IANS) A 35-year-old woman killed her four-year-old daughter, horrifically mutilated her and placed her organs in different rooms of the family's flat.Shayma Bharuchi was found by police Friday night ... Read more...

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Bruce Beresford-Redman arrested on suspicion of murdering his wife


November 17th, 2010 - 11:45 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Cancun, Nov 17 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Bruce Beresford-Redman who produces hit shows Survivor and 'Pimp My Ride' has been arrested and detained by Mexican law enforcement officers after he was suspected of ... Read more...

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Woman gets killer relative’s body after 189 years


November 11th, 2010 - 9:35 am ICT by IANS
London, Nov 11 (IANS) A woman in Britain has won the legal battle to bury her relative's body, which had been put on display at a university for 189 years after the ... Read more...

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