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Egypt court sentences 14 Islamists to death


August 15th, 2012 - 9:05 am ICT by IANS
Cairo, Aug 15 (IANS) A criminal court in Egypt has sentenced 14 Islamists -- members of the Tawhid and Jihad movement -- to death, after convicting them of attacking a ... Read more...

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Former Chinese football bosses jailed for bribery


June 13th, 2012 - 4:32 pm ICT by IANS
Tieling (China), June 13 (IANS) Two former Chinese football chiefs were sentenced Wednesday to more than a decade in jail for bribery.Nan Yong, the former director of the Chinese Football ... Read more...

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Iran sentences CIA ’spy’ to death


January 9th, 2012 - 7:19 pm ICT by IANS
Tehran, Jan 9 (IANS) An Iranian court has sentenced a CIA "spy", Amir Hekmati, to death, Iran's Fars news agency reported Monday.Hekmati was charged with "cooperating with hostile government of ... Read more...

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Court suspends Van Gaal’s appointment at Ajax


December 13th, 2011 - 4:06 pm ICT by IANS
Amsterdam, Dec 13 (IANS) A court in Haarlem temporarily suspended the appointment of Louis Van Gaal as CEO at Ajax Football Club, until the shareholders get a chance to vote ... Read more...

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Court seeks CBI’s reply on tagging Swamy’s plea on 2G scam


April 18th, 2011 - 3:28 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Apr 18 (ANI): A special court on Monday asked the Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) whether Janata Party chief Subramanian Swamy private complaint in the 2G spectrum case could be ... Read more...

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Subramanian Swamy wants to be public prosecutor during 2G-scam special court hearing


March 26th, 2011 - 8:20 pm ICT by ANI
Chennai, Mar 26(ANI): Janata Party President and telecom scam petitioner Subramanian Swamy on Saturday said that he would like to be the public prosecutor or an adviser to Central Bureau of Investigation ... Read more...

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Romanian women endured 22 million abortions after ex-dictator’s ban on contraception


February 24th, 2011 - 2:13 pm ICT by ANI
London, Feb 24(ANI): Romanian women went through over 22 million abortions as a result of policies introduced by former communist dictator Nicolae Ceausescu, health statistics have revealed.According to the Daily Mail, official ... Read more...

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Bigg Boss 4: Shweta Tiwari And Dolly Bindra Apologize In Empress’ Court!


November 30th, 2010 - 12:38 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
Right after things settled down, Bigg Boss announced that Dolly Bindra would be in the role of an empress for a day, she would dress up like one, get an afternoon ... Read more...

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LiLo needs at least a full year in rehab, says expert


October 24th, 2010 - 3:10 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Oct 24 (ANI): Troubled starlet Lindsay Lohan needs at least a full year in rehab to get her life back on track.Lohan was spared another stint in jail when ... Read more...

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Chris Brown gets praised by judge


August 27th, 2010 - 11:10 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
August 27, 2010 (Sampurn Wire): On Thursday, the judge overseeing Brown's probation praised him for his consistent performance during the probation period. The judge also asked the R and B artist ... Read more...

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Court sets the hearing date for Michael Jackson’s doctor Conrad Murray


August 24th, 2010 - 7:58 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Los Angeles, Aug 24 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Michael Jackson’s personal doctor accused of causing the death of the king of pop will be facing a preliminary trial in January 2011, which ... Read more...

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Jharkhand villagers accept rural court for justice


March 4th, 2010 - 10:43 pm ICT by ANI
By Girija Shankar OjhaLalgarhi (Jharkhand), March 4 (ANI): Residents of Lalgarhi village in Jharkhand have evolved a justice system that prevents them to approach courts for day-to-day issues. Everyone here abides by ... Read more...

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Lil Wayne sentencing postponed due to a courthouse fire


March 3rd, 2010 - 2:01 am ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Manhattan, Mar 2 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Rapper Lil Wayne’s sentencing has been postponed due to a basement fire in the courthouse. The Court spokesman David Bookstaver said that the sentencing was among the ... Read more...

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Trial against former Israeli premier opens in Jerusalem


February 25th, 2010 - 4:38 pm ICT by IANS
Jerusalem, Feb 25 (DPA) Former Israeli prime minister Ehud Olmert arrived at Jerusalem's District Court Thursday for the opening of a corruption trial against him. It is the first trial in Israeli ... Read more...

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Lil Wayne sentencing postponed due to dental surgery


February 10th, 2010 - 9:44 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Manhattan, Feb 10 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Rapper Lil Wayne’s sentencing has been postponed for the time being. His sentencing was postponed so that he could have his dental surgery prior to serving ... Read more...

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Israeli cult leader arrested for enslaving 17 women


January 15th, 2010 - 1:13 pm ICT by ANI
Jerusalem, Jan 15 (ANI): An Israeli cult leader, who was romantically involved with 17 women and fathered an estimated 60 children with them, was arrested on Tuesday over suspicion of "enslaving" members ... Read more...

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US files charges against Nigerian terrorist suspect (Lead)


December 27th, 2009 - 5:51 am ICT by IANS
Washington, Dec 27 (DPA) US federal officials brought criminal charges Saturday against a Nigerian man suspected of trying to destroy a Northwest Airlines aircraft Friday as it approached the airport in Detroit, ... Read more...

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Saudi ’sex braggarts’ go on trial for kiss-and-tell TV show


September 28th, 2009 - 8:27 pm ICT by IANS
Jeddah, Sep 28 (DPA) Four Saudi Arabian men have gone on trial in Jeddah for boasting about their sexual conquests on a TV talk show, a media report said Monday. The charges against ... Read more...

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Designer Anand Jon Alexander To Be Sentenced Today


August 31st, 2009 - 8:53 pm ICT by GD
By Gina gomez Fashion designer Anand Jon Alexander is going to find out on Monday, August 31, what his sentence will be for the charges that have been brought against him.The 35 ... Read more...

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Myanmar junta chief commutes Aung San Suu Kyi’s sentence (Lead)


August 11th, 2009 - 3:13 pm ICT by IANS
Yangon, Aug 11 (DPA) A Myanmar court Tuesday sentenced opposition leader Aung San Suu Kyi to three years in prison and hard labour, but the sentence was immediately commuted to 18 ... Read more...

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Bangalore ‘dowry court’ hears harrowing stories, demands stringent law


July 28th, 2009 - 8:11 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore, July 28 (IANS) As 25 women poured out their stories of pain, suffering and survival -- after being brutally harassed by their husbands and in-laws for dowry -- at a unique ... Read more...

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Aung San Suu Kyi’s trial resumes amid tight security


July 10th, 2009 - 12:33 pm ICT by IANS
Yangon, July 10 (DPA) The trial of Myanmar opposition leader Aung San Suu Kyi resumed Friday amid tight security with a defence witness scheduled to testify. Lawyer Khin Moe Moe, a member of ... Read more...

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Chris Brown fails to have assault case hearing delayed - again


June 18th, 2009 - 12:20 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, June 18 (ANI): Chris Brown's second appeal to have his upcoming assault case postponed has been turned down.The singer will now appear in a preliminary hearing relating to an alleged ... Read more...

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Chris Brown trying to push back assault case hearing


June 17th, 2009 - 5:32 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, June 17 (ANI): Chris Brown is trying to postpone his forthcoming assault case, for the singer's legal team have applied to the California Supreme Court after a judge refused to ... Read more...

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UN human rights monitor arrives in Myanmar


February 14th, 2009 - 9:38 pm ICT by IANS
Yangon, Feb 14 (DPA) The UN Special Rapporteur for Human Rights, Tomas Ojea Quintana, arrived in Myanmar Saturday evening, a day after two activists were given 15-year prison terms by the military ... Read more...

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Dissident Myanmar comedian, monk sentenced to decades in prison


November 21st, 2008 - 9:12 pm ICT by IANS
Yangon, Nov 21 (DPA) A popular Myanmar comedian known for his criticism and satire of the country's military junta was sentenced Friday to 45 years in prison in a closed-door court session ... Read more...

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Parliamentarians resign over migrant row


November 7th, 2008 - 10:38 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi/Patna, Nov 7 (ANI): Parliamentarians of the regional Janata Dal United (JDU) submitted their resignations to the office of the Speaker of the Lok Sabha on Friday over the ongoing ... Read more...

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Russia’s last tsar, family members declared victims of repression


October 1st, 2008 - 5:45 pm ICT by IANS
Moscow, Oct 1 (RIA Novosti) Russia's top court ruled Wednesday "to exonerate" the country's last tsar and members of his family, executed by the Bolsheviks in 1918, to declare them as victims ... Read more...

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Karadzic to make first appearance before UN tribunal


July 31st, 2008 - 8:15 pm ICT by IANS
DPA The Hague, July 31 (DPA) Former Bosnian Serb leader Radovan Karadzic is to appear for the first time before a UN court in The Hague Thursday, facing charges of committing genocide and ... Read more...

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30 jailed over Lhasa violence (Second lead)


April 29th, 2008 - 9:11 pm ICT by admin
Xinhua Lhasa, April 29 (Xinhua) A Chinese court here Tuesday sentenced 30 people to jail terms ranging from three years to life for involvement in the March 14 riot in the Tibetan capital. ... Read more...

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17 jailed over Lhasa violence (Lead)


April 29th, 2008 - 5:01 pm ICT by admin
Xinhua Lhasa, April 29 (Xinhua) A court here Tuesday sentenced 17 people to jail terms ranging from three years to life for involvement in the March 14 riot in the Tibetan capital. The ... Read more...

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Two Indonesian militants face life sentences


March 27th, 2008 - 12:51 am ICT by admin
DPA Jakarta, March 26 (DPA) Indonesian prosecutors demanded Wednesday life in prison for two senior leaders of an Al Qaeda-linked South-East Asian terror network accused of multiple terrorism charges, including illegally possessing and ... Read more...

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Churchills great grandson pleads guilty in `Ecstasy drug racket


November 21st, 2007 - 2:19 pm ICT by admin
London, Nov.21 (ANI): Former British Prime Minister Winston Churchill's great grandson has pleaded guilty to taking part in a multi-million dollar ecstasy racket and is facing 20 years in jail. According to ... Read more...

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