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Taliban posing as girls on Facebook to befriend soldiers


September 10th, 2012 - 4:57 pm ICT by IANS
London, Sep 10 (IANS) The Taliban are "posing as pretty girls" on social networking website Facebook in an attempt to befriend soldiers on the web and gather crucial information, ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

MP’s expense claims rise in a year


September 7th, 2012 - 8:46 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
London, Sept 7, (THAINDIAN NEWS) Official figures show that the expenses for the MPs have gone up immensely as compared to what politicians spent before the expenses scandal. The bill rose ... Read more...

Posted in Politics |

Is Prince Harry going to participate in ‘Strictly Come Dancing’?


August 28th, 2012 - 7:11 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
London, Aug 28 (THAINDIAN NEWS) According to Craig Revel Horwood, Prince Harry will do very well if he participates in the Strictly Come Dancing. She based her claims after viewing Prince Harry’s ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Travel firms accused of fixing prices


August 1st, 2012 - 9:51 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
London, Aug 1 (THAINDIAN NEWS) A price-fixing hotel scandal has been reported which used to cause overcharging in the hotel charges. This has led to a lot of complains from the hotels. ... Read more...

Posted in World News |

Man banned from driving for 56 years


July 23rd, 2012 - 8:06 pm ICT by IANS
Sydney, July 23 (IANS) An Australian motorist has been banned from driving for 56 years after he was caught driving a stolen car at high speed through Sydney's suburbs and ... Read more...

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Bus driver jailed for filming up skirts of schoolgirls


July 23rd, 2012 - 7:55 pm ICT by IANS
Sydney, July 23 (IANS) A 48-year-old Japanese-origin bus driver in Sydney has been sentenced to seven months in prison for secretly filming up the skirts of schoolgirls as they boarded ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Aussies get threatening SMS


July 23rd, 2012 - 7:40 pm ICT by IANS
Sydney, July 23 (IANS) People in Australia's New South Wales state are getting a mobile phone text message that warns them they will be killed unless they send $5,000 to ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Rupert Murdoch resigns as News International director


July 22nd, 2012 - 9:43 am ICT by IANS
London, July 22 (IANS)Rupert Murdoch has resigned as a director of companies that own the British newspaper -- The Sun, The Times and The Sunday Times, Xinhua reported citing local ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

9-year-old Australian offered contract by Barcelona


July 17th, 2012 - 6:18 pm ICT by IANS
Melbourne, July 17 (IANS) Spanish giants Barcelona have recruited an Australian nine-year-old who made an instant impact with the club.The Daily Telegraph reported that Zak Gilsenan was offered a contract ... Read more...

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LeT founder wants Pakistani leaders to learn from Cameron


July 15th, 2012 - 12:53 am ICT by IANS
London, July 14 (IANS) Lashkar-i-Taiba founder and the 2008 Mumbai terror attack's alleged mastermind Hafeez Saeed has asked Pakistani leaders to aspire to be more like British Prime Minister ... Read more...

Posted in South Asia |

Judge forgives teen rapist, blames internet porn


July 3rd, 2012 - 10:14 pm ICT by IANS
London, July 3 (IANS) A British judge has spared a teenager for raping a five-year-old girl while babysitting, as he perceived the boy was corrupted by "internet porn, world and ... Read more...

Posted in Uncategorized |

Kids may be killing your marital joy


July 3rd, 2012 - 9:02 pm ICT by IANS
London, July 3 (IANS) While many of us may feel parenthood brings an unforgettable joy in marital life, a British study says having children could ruin a couple's relationship after ... Read more...

Posted in Life Style |

Rude flight attendants could be good thing, for a change (The Funny Side)


June 29th, 2012 - 12:26 pm ICT by IANS
As we begin our descent, all passengers should stow their tray tables and shut their stupid mouths. A Japanese low-cost airline offers something truly unusual: rude flight attendants. The customer relationship ... Read more...

Posted in World |

ECB convicts Kaneria of spot-fixing


June 22nd, 2012 - 10:11 pm ICT by IANS
London, June 22 (IANS) Pakistani leg-spinner Danish Kaneria has been convicted by the England and Wales Cricket Board (ECB) of introducing his "young and vulnerable" Essex teammate Mervyn Westfield ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

Gerrard compares debutant Oxlade-Chamberlain with Rooney


June 12th, 2012 - 3:33 pm ICT by IANS
Donetsk (Ukraine), June 12 (IANS) England captain Steven Gerrard has praised debutant Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain, saying the Arsenal mid-fielder has showed that "if you are good enough you are old ... Read more...

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Newlywed found stabbed to death in wedding dress


May 15th, 2012 - 7:46 pm ICT by IANS
London, May 15 (IANS) A newlywed bride in the US was found stabbed to death in her bathtub. She was in her wedding dress.Police believe Estrella Carrera, 25, was a ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Not enough evidence to arrest Hafiz Saeed, says Gilani (Lead)


May 13th, 2012 - 2:45 pm ICT by IANS
London, May 13 (IANS) There is insufficient evidence to arrest Mumbai terror attack mastermind Hafiz Saeed, says Pakistani Prime Minister Yousuf Raza Gilani. He also believes that Al Qaeda ... Read more...

Posted in South Asia |

Al-Zawahiri not in Pakistan: Gilani


May 13th, 2012 - 12:47 pm ICT by IANS
London, May 13 (IANS) Ayman al-Zawahiri is not in Pakistan, said Pakistani Prime Minister Yousuf Raza Gilani, challenging US Secretary of State Hillary Clinton's remark that the Al Qaeda ... Read more...

Posted in South Asia |

Argentina drop hockey player who featured in Falklands ad


May 9th, 2012 - 7:06 pm ICT by IANS
London, May 9 (IANS) Argentina have dropped their controversial hockey mid-fielder Fernando Zylberberg, who featured in a controversial Falklands advertisement, from the 18-member squad for the Sultan Azlan Shah Cup ... Read more...

Posted in Uncategorized |

World’s fastest toilet on wheels


May 5th, 2012 - 11:04 am ICT by IANS
London, May 5 (IANS) A new and unusual land speed world record has been set in Australia -- for the fastest motorised toilet, BBC reported.Canadian stuntwoman Jolene Van Vugt recorded ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Touring West Indies under fire from English media


May 3rd, 2012 - 2:46 pm ICT by IANS
London, May 3 (IANS/CMC) The West Indies cricket team touched down here Wednesday for their three-Test tour against the world's No.1 side, with English newspapers already launching their usual assault on ... Read more...

Posted in Uncategorized |

Ponting not going anywhere: Micky Arthur


May 1st, 2012 - 8:51 pm ICT by IANS
Sydney, May 1 (IANS) Australian coach Mickey Arthur said Tuesday that former captain Ricky Ponting was very much in the reckoning to play in next year's Ashes series in England.Ponting ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

Uneasiness in Force India as two members leave Bahrain (Lead)


April 20th, 2012 - 12:08 am ICT by IANS
Manama, April 19 (IANS) Force India driver Paul Driver raised concerns over the security here for the Bahrain GP after one of the vehicle of the Silverstone-based team escaped a ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

Balotelli wants to stay with Manchester City


April 13th, 2012 - 7:01 pm ICT by IANS
London, April 13 (IANS) Italian striker Mario Balotelli said he had no plans to leave Manchester City despite reports of rifts between him and manager Roberto Mancini.Mancini had said ... Read more...

Posted in Uncategorized |

Millionaire’s daughter to be jailed for London riots


April 5th, 2012 - 10:22 pm ICT by IANS
London, April 5 (IANS) Laura Johnson, the daughter of a British millionaire, was Thursday convicted of having participated in an "orgy of looting" during last year's London riots. She now ... Read more...

Posted in World |

US agencies hid Mumbai-style terror plot from Britain


April 5th, 2012 - 8:58 pm ICT by IANS
London, April 5 (IANS) American spy agencies refused to give British intelligence services full details of a "Mumbai-style" terrorist plot in the country, fearing their top-secret sources may get exposed, ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Pirates free Briton after six months


March 21st, 2012 - 8:14 pm ICT by IANS
London, March 21 (IANS) A British woman who was kidnapped from a resort island on the Kenyan coast six months ago has been released, The Telegraph reported Wednesday.Judith Tebbutt, 56, ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Muamba showing signs of recovery


March 20th, 2012 - 8:22 pm ICT by IANS
London, March 20 (IANS) Bolton Wanderers' footballer Fabrice Muamba, after spending two days in medically induced coma, showed signs of recovery Monday night but still remains in intensive care. ... Read more...

Posted in Uncategorized |

Cricketers should be educated about match-fixing: Gooch


March 12th, 2012 - 7:10 pm ICT by IANS
London, March 12 (IANS) Former England captain and now batting coach Graham Gooch said it was time to educate cricketers about match-fixing and feels prevention is preferable to prosecution."It's very ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

80 percent British women don’t report rape: Survey


March 12th, 2012 - 6:53 pm ICT by IANS
London, March 12 (IANS) A whopping majority of women in Britain - over 80 percent - do not report rape or sexual assault to police, a study has said.In many ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Power cut hits London’s Gatwick airport


March 10th, 2012 - 10:16 pm ICT by IANS
London, March 10 (IANS) A power cut Saturday caused chaos in the baggage handling system at the Gatwick airport in London, and forced many fights to leave without passengers' bags.Extra ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Time for Tendulkar to introspect: Chappell


March 3rd, 2012 - 8:41 pm ICT by IANS
Melbourne, March 3 (IANS) Former Australia cricket captain Ian Chappell said India's batting great Sachin Tendulkar has to take a look at himself and ask if he is playing ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

Liverpool goalkeeper involved in racism row


March 1st, 2012 - 4:35 pm ICT by IANS
London, March 1 (IANS) Liverpool goalkeeper Pepe Reina has been caught in a racism row after he featured in a commercial for a Spanish insurance firm. The commercial was pulled ... Read more...

Posted in Uncategorized |

James Murdoch resigns as News International chairman


February 29th, 2012 - 10:52 pm ICT by IANS
London, Feb 29 (IANS) James Murdoch has stepped down as chairman of News International, the company announced Wednesday.The 39-year-old son of media mogul Rupert Murdoch relinquished his newspaper position to ... Read more...

Posted in Uncategorized |

Ajmal passes doosra tips to Worcestershire team-mate


February 29th, 2012 - 8:26 pm ICT by IANS
London, Feb 29 (IANS) Pakistan spinner Saeed Ajmal, who tormented the England team in the recent cricket Test series, is happy passing on the secrets of the doosra to Worcestershire ... Read more...

Posted in Uncategorized |

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