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‘Srimannarayana’ is all style, no substance (Telugu Movie Review)


September 1st, 2012 - 4:46 pm ICT by IANS
Film: "Srimannarayana"; Actors: Balakrishna, Isha Chawla and Parvati Melton; Director: Ravi Kumar Chavali; Rating: **Balakrishna is back with what he's best at doing - playing a never-aging hero, with two heroines ... Read more...

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Britain to act tough with migrant criminals


June 11th, 2012 - 1:23 pm ICT by IANS
London, June 11 (IANS) British government wants its courts to act firmly with migrants, as the country's Home Secretary Theresa May has warned soft judges that she can force them ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Medvedev elected ruling party leader (Lead)


May 26th, 2012 - 6:58 pm ICT by IANS
Moscow, May 26 (IANS/RIA Novosti) Members of Russia's ruling United Russia party Saturday elected Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev as its leader at a party congress.In April, President Vladimir Putin announced ... Read more...

Posted in Politics |

Medvedev to be elected as ruling party leader


May 26th, 2012 - 1:13 pm ICT by IANS
Moscow, May 26 (IANS/RIA Novosti) Russia's ruling United Russia party will Saturday elect Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev as its leader at a party congress here.In April, Medvedev, who was then ... Read more...

Posted in Politics |

Parrot scares off burglars


March 1st, 2012 - 7:34 pm ICT by IANS
London, March 1 (IANS) A parrot in Britain managed to scare off intruders by mimicking the sound of an alarm after they tried to break into her owner's pub, the ... Read more...

Posted in Environment |

Goa debates priest’s entry into poll politics


January 14th, 2012 - 2:42 pm ICT by IANS
Panaji, Jan 14 (IANS) The buzz of party politics for once appears to have taken a back seat in Goa as the civil society and the Church argue with verve ... Read more...

Posted in Politics |

Gangster nabbed after cops see photos on Facebook


August 26th, 2011 - 7:33 pm ICT by IANS
London, Aug 26 (IANS) One of Italy's 100 most-wanted crooks was tracked down and arrested after his girlfriend posted their holiday photos on Facebook, a media report said.Salvatore D'Avino, ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Sneaky cyber crooks hack Simon Cowell’s computer network


May 2nd, 2011 - 7:31 pm ICT by ANI
London, May 2 (ANI): Simon Cowell has called in the FBI to crack the case of hackers breaking into his top-secret computer network, which contained details of his new US ­ X ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Top 5 Heist Movies: Get Your Adrenaline Rushing With The Plotting And Planning


December 3rd, 2010 - 11:38 am ICT by Sampurn Wire
5. Ronin (1998): The star cast is a stellar one and the car chase is something that still now cannot be matched. The double crosses that keep you glued and the ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

20pc of Facebook users exposed to malware


November 25th, 2010 - 12:57 pm ICT by ANI
London, Nov 25 (ANI): Are you a Facebook user? Then there is a good chance that you have been exposed to malware at least once as you trolled through your friends' ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

British gangs duping people to buy malicious software


November 15th, 2010 - 5:43 pm ICT by IANS
London, Nov 15 (IANS) Britons are being duped to buy malicious software in the guise of anti-virus protection by criminals posing as legitimate IT experts, officials warned Monday.Investigators said hacking gangs are ... Read more...

Posted in Sci-Tech |

CHiPs star Larry Wilcox nailed for securities fraud


October 8th, 2010 - 10:59 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
“CHiPs” actor Larry Wilcox of West Hills in California has been charged with securities fraud by federal regulators in the United States.Wilcox who is famous for his role in the 1970s series ... Read more...

Posted in Business, Entertainment |

Brit man on dance drug dies after downing pint of vodka in 4 seconds


September 30th, 2010 - 5:44 pm ICT by ANI
London, Sept 30 (ANI): A Brit drinker who had taken the dance drug mephedrone died after downing a pint of vodka in four seconds, an inquest heard.Richard Davies swallowed the spirits in ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Crooks cheating holiday planners on Facebook


September 21st, 2010 - 1:45 pm ICT by IANS
Sydney, Sep 21 (IANS) Online cheats are hacking into accounts of people who post their holiday plans on Facebook and are posing as their friends to cheat them of their money, ... Read more...

Posted in Sci-Tech |

Rooney ‘fears hooker sex sessions could have been secretly filmed’


September 11th, 2010 - 1:32 pm ICT by ANI
London, Sep 11 (ANI): Love-rat Wayne Rooney is living in fear that his sex sessions with hookers could have been secretly filmed for a tape that might wreck his marriage.He is ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

Spot-fixing: PCB chief Ijaz Butt cancels Cardiff trip after fresh disclosures


September 6th, 2010 - 12:16 pm ICT by ANI
London, Sep 6(ANI): Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) Chairman Ijaz Butt cancelled his scheduled visit to Cardiff for the two Twenty20 matches against England following more revelations about the 'spot-fixing' scam looming over ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

PCB, Pak High Commission, team management call emergency meet


September 5th, 2010 - 2:13 pm ICT by ANI
London, Sep 5(ANI): The Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB), Pakistan's High Commissioner to the UK, Wajid Shamsul Hasan, and members of team management have reportedly called an emergency meeting in London following fresh ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

Pak batsman Hameed denies accusing teammates of match fixing


September 5th, 2010 - 12:57 pm ICT by ANI
London, Sep.5 (ANI): Pakistan batsman Yasir Hameed has denied reports of having told an undercover journalist that his teammates were corrupt and had constantly fixed games.British tabloid News of The World reported ... Read more...

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Pakistan cricketers were fixing ‘almost every match’


September 5th, 2010 - 12:00 pm ICT by IANS
London, Sep 5 (IANS) Pakistan Test batsman Yasir Hameed reportedly told a British tabloid that his teammates have been fixing "almost every match" and that he himself had refused bribes. However, he ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

Crooks to get cycles for an honest life


August 15th, 2010 - 11:28 am ICT by IANS
London, Aug 15 (IANS) Criminals in a British county will be given bicycles on loan by the police to help them find jobs and lead an honest life. Stolen bicycles, which were meant ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Crooks pocket Indian aid, as UK faces 66 billion pounds in cuts


June 13th, 2010 - 1:34 pm ICT by ANI
London, June 13 (ANI): Corruption on an incredible scale has been uncovered and it involves the siphoning of millions of pounds of British taxpayers' money by crooked Indian officials.According to a News ... Read more...

Posted in World |

South African hoteliers to distribute free condoms to fans for safe sex


June 10th, 2010 - 5:57 pm ICT by ANI
London, Jun 10 (ANI): Fans visiting South Africa for the 2010 World Cup will get free condoms so that they have safe sex.A group of South African hoteliers will be distributing ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

‘Joe the Plumber’ Democratically Elected As Local Republican Party Delegate In Ohio


May 8th, 2010 - 7:20 pm ICT by Pen Men At Work
May 8, 2010 (Pen Men at Work): Samuel Wurzelbacher is also recognized as ‘Joe the Plumber’ throughout America. He is a democratically designated official now. He is a member or constituent ... Read more...

Posted in Politics |

Brit milkman blames Google Maps Street View for garage break-in!


April 13th, 2010 - 3:43 pm ICT by ANI
London, Apr 13 (ANI): A milkman reckons his garage was burgled after crooks spotted expensive contents on the Google Maps Street View website.Gordon Rayner, 54, of Thackley, Bradford, West Yorks, said: "The ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Americans call their politicians ‘crooks,’ ‘idiots’


March 23rd, 2010 - 3:34 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, March 23 (IANS) Americans are very angry with their lawmakers and have used choice epithets to describe them. Though their Congressmen have just passed the historical health reform bill to overhaul the ... Read more...

Posted in Politics |

Pete Doherty praises British penal system


March 20th, 2010 - 1:19 am ICT by IANS
London, March 19 (IANS) Troubled English singer Pete Doherty has branded the British prison system a success, insisting jailing criminals stops them offending. The "Babyshambles" frontman has spent several periods behind bars ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Imran Khan says he is fighting ‘war’ to change Pakistan’s political scene


March 8th, 2010 - 5:33 pm ICT by ANI
Lahore, Mar. 8 (ANI): Former Pakistani cricketer Imran Khan has claimed that he is "fighting a war to change the political system" of the country.Addressing an election rally in NA-123 constituency of ... Read more...

Posted in South Asia |

Imran Khan vows to ‘flog big crooks’ if elected to power:


March 8th, 2010 - 3:15 pm ICT by ANI
Lahore, Mar. 8 (ANI): Former Pakistani cricketer Imran Khan has vowed to "flog big crooks" himself, "if elected to power."The News quoted the Tehreek-e-Insaf chief as saying that while people have ... Read more...

Posted in South Asia |

German magazine’s obscene Venus de Milo cover causes outrage in Greece


February 27th, 2010 - 4:55 pm ICT by ANI
London, Feb. 27 (ANI): Infuriated over a German magazine cover showing the famed Venus de Milo making an obscene finger gesture, a consumer rights group in Greece has called for a complete ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Meet Australia’s dumbest burglar!


February 19th, 2010 - 5:41 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, Feb 19 (ANI): A burglar from Melbourne has been dubbed as the nation's dumbest crook ever after he left a trail of clues at the scenes of his crime.Andrew Bawden, ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Crooks make off with 20 Muhammad Ali signed-boxing gloves


February 1st, 2010 - 3:48 pm ICT by ANI
London, Feb 1 (ANI): Thieves took off with 20 boxing gloves autographed by legendary pugilist Muhammad Ali when they broke into a sports memorabilia shop, said the police.According to cops, the ... Read more...

Posted in World |

FBI broke the laws for years in getting phone records


January 20th, 2010 - 3:25 am ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Washington DC, Jan 19 (THAINDIAN NEWS) The premier agency that nabs crooks, itself broke the law for getting the phone call records, between 2002 and 2006. The strategy used by the FBI ... Read more...

Posted in World News |

ICC anti-corruption unit cautions youngsters on mobile use


January 17th, 2010 - 5:12 pm ICT by ANI
Wellington, Jan.17 (ANI): On average, cricket attracts betting of 150 million US dollars a day, especially on the Indian sub-continent - and players can be targeted by those seeking to influence results. ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

Thieves steal $1 million worth of goods from Usher’s car


January 13th, 2010 - 2:09 am ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Atlanta, Jan 12 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Thieves had a hey day when they stole around $1 million worth of goods from Usher’s car. The R&B star was at a store in Atlanta on ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Its legal for Premier League footballers to batter burglars senseless, says UK Home Office


September 26th, 2009 - 2:36 pm ICT by ANI
London, Sep 26(ANI): After reports of several Premier League players being robbed by thugs, a UK Home Office document is being circulated among football players, which clearly indicates what they can and ... Read more...

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