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Bag made of entire iguana seized from British tourist


August 4th, 2012 - 7:14 pm ICT by IANS
London, Aug 4 (IANS) A British woman, returning from a trip to Morocco, was stopped at a British airport after a handbag made out of an entire iguana - complete ... Read more...

Posted in Environment |

Without legal reforms Lokpal will fail: Study


December 27th, 2011 - 10:46 am ICT by IANS
Bangalore, Dec 27 (IANS) Scholars at the university set up by IT czar Azim Premji seriously doubt the effectiveness of the all-powerful Lokpal, advocated by Anna Hazare and his ... Read more...

Posted in Politics |

Rapper Big Sean accepts plea bargain


October 27th, 2011 - 7:02 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Lewiston, Oct 27 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Rapper Big Sean has accepted a plea bargain in his sex abuse charges. The rapper who was born Sean Michael Anderson was charged along with another defendant ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Tantrum throwing toddlers future criminals?


January 25th, 2011 - 6:15 pm ICT by IANS
London, Jan 25 (IANS) Research has thrown up some disquieting findings: tantrums in toddlers show they may grow up to be drugs addicts or criminals. Badly behaved children as young as ... Read more...

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Palin’s e-mail hacker starts prison term


January 14th, 2011 - 2:14 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Jan 14 (ANI): David Kernell, a student convicted of hacking US potential presidential candidate Sarah Palin's e-mail during the 2008 presidential campaign, has reportedly begun serving his prison term at ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Russell Brand could lose US visa over assault charge


September 21st, 2010 - 6:10 pm ICT by ANI
London, Sep 21, (ANI): Russell Brand's arrest has prompted the U.S. immigration officials to investigate the matter - which could cause his visa to be revoked.The arrest occurred after Brand allegedly ... Read more...

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One third of 1953 born Brit men convicted of a criminal offence


July 16th, 2010 - 5:05 pm ICT by ANI
London, July 16 (ANI): A third of all Brit men born in 1953 have been convicted of a criminal offence, revealed Ministry of Justice.More than a half of those were found guilty ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Brit Journalist to sue South Africa’s Police Commissioner on defamation charges


July 11th, 2010 - 4:47 pm ICT by ANI
Cape Town, July 11 (ANI): A British journalist, Simon Wright, of the Sunday Mirror, who had been accused of trying to undermine World Cup security is considering suing South Africa's Police Commissioner ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Baltimore Mayor Sheila Dixon Faces Turmoil In Her Political Career


December 2nd, 2009 - 8:25 pm ICT by GD
By Ranjan Bhaduri Dec. 02 (THAINDIAN) The political career of Baltimore mayor Sheila Dixon is going through a rough phase for sure. According to the political analyst the mayor is facing major ... Read more...

Posted in Politics |

Lawyers optimistic about Suu Kyi’s release


September 18th, 2009 - 4:26 pm ICT by ANI
Yangon (Myanmar), Sep 18(ANI): Lawyers of detained Burmese opposition leader Aung San Suu Kyi have said that they have firm arguments in the appeal that they have filed against her criminal conviction."We ... Read more...

Posted in South Asia |

Burmese court accepts appeal against Suu Kyi’s conviction


September 4th, 2009 - 3:48 pm ICT by ANI
Yangon (Myanmar), Sep 4(ANI): A Burmese Court has accepted the appeal filed by lawyers of detained Burmese opposition leader Aung San Suu Kyi against her criminal conviction, and has scheduled the appeal ... Read more...

Posted in South Asia |

Lawyers of Suu Kyi to appeal against her conviction


September 3rd, 2009 - 4:30 pm ICT by ANI
Yangon (Myanmar), Sep 3(ANI): Lawyers of detained Burmese opposition leader Aung San Suu Kyi have said that they will file an appeal against her criminal conviction.According to reports, Suu Kyi's main lawyer, ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Suu Kyi expects painfully obvious verdict


July 29th, 2009 - 2:32 pm ICT by ANI
London, July 29 (ANI): Burmese democracy leader Aung San Suu Kyi, who is facing an almost certain criminal conviction and a sentence of up to five years in prison from a Rangoon ... Read more...

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Protest against Zardari spreads in Pakistan


March 7th, 2009 - 1:02 am ICT by IANS
Islamabad, March 6 (DPA) Businesses remained closed and thousands held protest rallies against President Asif Ali Zardari in Pakistan's largest province of Punjab Friday. Thousands of people thronged in Lahore, the provincial capital ... Read more...

Posted in Politics |

Dramatic rise in criminal conviction rate in Bihar


February 10th, 2009 - 1:41 pm ICT by IANS
Patna, Feb 10 (IANS) Over 30,000 criminals, including politicians and lawmakers, have been convicted and punished in the last three years in Bihar, a police official said Tuesday.A total of 30,086 people ... Read more...

Posted in Uncategorized |

Early exposure to drugs, alcohol puts teens at lifetime health risk


October 17th, 2008 - 4:10 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Oct 17 (ANI): Early exposure to drugs and alcohol can put teens at a lifetime health risk, says a new study.An international team of researchers suggest that kids who began ... Read more...

Posted in National |

Early exposure to drugs, alcohol creates lifelong health risk


October 17th, 2008 - 1:11 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Oct 17 (IANS) People who began drinking and using marijuana in early teens face a higher risk of early pregnancy, school failures, sexually-transmitted disease and criminal convictions that lasts into their ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Britney to go to trial after rejecting plea deal in driving case


October 9th, 2008 - 6:01 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, October 9 (ANI): Britney Spears is set to go to trial for driving-without-a-license case after rejecting a plea deal of a year''s probation and a 150 dollars fine.Britneys attorney J. ... Read more...

Posted in National |

Britney Spears rejects plea deal on road accident


October 9th, 2008 - 10:53 am ICT by IANS
Los Angeles, Oct 9 (DPA) Troubled pop star Britney Spears has rejected a plea offer on charges that she drove without a licence, the People magazine reported.Prosecutors had offered the 26-year-old a ... Read more...

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Take a look at the bizarre emergency calls cops have to deal with!


July 24th, 2008 - 6:01 pm ICT by ANI
London, July 24 (ANI): Cops in the UK have had to deal with some pretty bizarre emergency calls like the time when a woman dialled 999 to ask them to find ... Read more...

Posted in National |

The man who was labeled a criminal for overfilling his bin!


April 22nd, 2008 - 2:46 pm ICT by admin
London, Apr 22(ANI): All he did was overfilling his bin, and now Brit Gareth Wilson-Corkhill has been fined with a 225 pounds bills and been branded a criminal.Wilson-Corkhill, of Whitehaven, Cumbria, ... Read more...

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