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Committee to inspect functioning of state shelters in Bengal


July 16th, 2012 - 8:03 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, July 16 (IANS) In the wake of the suspected rape and murder of a mentally-ill woman in a government-run asylum, the West Bengal government Monday announced the ... Read more...

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Doctor detained in murder of mentally-ill woman in Bengal


July 15th, 2012 - 6:40 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, July 15 (IANS) A doctor was detained Sunday in connection with the death certificate of a mentally-ill woman suspected to have been raped and murdered last month in West ... Read more...

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Mom pretended to be dead son to collect insurance money


June 6th, 2012 - 9:47 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Atlanta, June 6 (THAINDIAN NEWS) The Fulton County District Attorney's Office have declared that Donna Ellis Gibbs, an Atlanta resident, has confessed to collecting more than $151,000 after committing insurance fraud.She ... Read more...

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After 24 years, woman proves she is alive!


May 31st, 2012 - 5:14 pm ICT by IANS
Patna, May 31 (IANS) Asharfi Devi ran from pillar to post for 24 years to get a certificate to prove that she is still alive.A resident of Barun village in ... Read more...

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Sudden BP drop tied to greater chances of heart failure


March 20th, 2012 - 1:46 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, March 20 (IANS) People who suffer from a sudden drop in blood pressure (BP) when they stand up from a lying position, may face greater chances of heart failure.The ... Read more...

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Stepfather held in China for drowning kid


February 4th, 2012 - 9:02 pm ICT by IANS
Beijing, Feb 4 (IANS) A man in southwest China has been detained for allegedly drowning his two-year-old stepdaughter in a washing machine to collect life insurance payouts.Wang Bin, from Chongqing ... Read more...

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Corruption-hit Karnataka to end graft at lower levels


November 6th, 2011 - 2:03 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore, Nov 6 (IANS) Steeply falling from grace, from being the first Indian state to set up the Lokayukta (ombudsman) to one where corruption has spread like cancer, Karnataka ... Read more...

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Man fakes own death to get insurance payout


November 3rd, 2011 - 6:48 pm ICT by IANS
London, November 3 (IANS) A British man faked his own death to get his hands on his life insurance payout worth one million pounds, a media report said Thursday.Ecuador-born 47-year-old ... Read more...

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Apple co-founder Steve Jobs died of respiratory arrest, death certificate shows


October 11th, 2011 - 6:23 pm ICT by BNO News
PALO ALTO, CALIFORNIA (BNO NEWS) -- Steve Jobs, the iconic entrepreneur who co-founded Apple in the 1970s, died of respiratory arrest caused by a pancreatic tumor, according to his death certificate which ... Read more...

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States act on graft, governance - prodded by people’s power


September 11th, 2011 - 1:54 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 11 (IANS) Fixed timeframes for the completion of public works, penalty for officials who fail to deliver, wide-ranging powers to anti-graft bodies. Prodded into action by ... Read more...

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‘Dead’ doctor arrested in Jharkhand


September 5th, 2011 - 9:15 pm ICT by IANS
Ranchi, Sept 5 (IANS) A government doctor, who had faked his death to avoid arrest in a scam, was arrested in Jharkhand's Dhanbad district Monday, police said.R.D. Singh was ... Read more...

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Mamata, opposition spar on skeletons recovery (Lead)


August 23rd, 2011 - 11:44 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Aug 23 (IANS) Following West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee's comment that arms and skeleton recovery would continue in the state, Leader of Oposition in the assembly Surya Kant ... Read more...

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India’s Anna has caught world’s attention: Pakistani daily


August 21st, 2011 - 1:12 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, Aug 21 (IANS) Indian anti-corruption activist Anna Hazare's determination to have a strong Lokpal bill has caught the world's attention, said a Pakistani daily Sunday.An editorial in the News ... Read more...

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Man who faked his own death arrested


May 20th, 2011 - 2:07 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 20 (IANS) A man who faked his death and then audaciously planned to get a widow's pension for his wife from the government has been arrested in ... Read more...

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Murphy’s death certificate altered


April 12th, 2011 - 3:37 am ICT by IANS
London, April 12 (IANS) Late actress Brittany Murphy's death certificate was altered to include her father's name after he complained of being unable to visit his daughter's grave.Murphy, who died ... Read more...

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Remains of ‘Mona Lisa’ to be dug up


April 6th, 2011 - 10:34 pm ICT by IANS
London, April 6 (IANS) The remains of a woman believed to have been the model for Leonardo Da Vinci's 'Mona Lisa' will be exhumed in a bid to recreate her ... Read more...

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‘Mona Lisa’s remains’ to be dug up in order to recreate her face


April 6th, 2011 - 1:56 pm ICT by ANI
London, April 6 (ANI): The centuries-old mystery about the identity of the woman in Leonardo da Vinci's portrait Mona Lisa may soon be solved.Art historians, led by Prof Silvano Vinceti, are planning ... Read more...

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Court finally rules ex-IAF officer not dead


February 25th, 2011 - 8:31 pm ICT by IANS
Rajpura (Punjab), Feb 25 (IANS) After a 12-year legal battle, a retired Indian Air Force (IAF) officer is finally a happy man -- because the court has ruled that he is not ... Read more...

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Man receives his death certificate!


January 21st, 2011 - 12:16 am ICT by IANS
Noida, Jan 20 (IANS) Police said Thursday that they were investigating how a man in Sector 22 area here received his death certificate.The family of Ishwar Chand Sharma, a resident of Chaura ... Read more...

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Man held for faking his own death


January 6th, 2011 - 12:09 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 5 (IANS) The Delhi Police have apprehended a man for escaping arrest since last two years by faking his own death. According to the police, the accused was wanted ... Read more...

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Brazilian woman declared dead by hospital wakes up in funeral parlour


December 27th, 2010 - 2:43 pm ICT by ANI
London, Dec 27 (ANI): A Brazilian woman, who was declared dead at a hospital, escaped being buried alive when she woke up in a funeral parlour hours before she was to be ... Read more...

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Coffin of JFK’s killer sold for $90,000


December 18th, 2010 - 1:18 am ICT by IANS
London, Dec 17 (IANS) The coffin of Lee Harvey Oswald, the man who is believed to have assassinated then US president John F. Kennedy, has been sold for $90,000. The bids started ... Read more...

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Many of 128,000 Malaysian voters above 85 missing from electoral roll


December 13th, 2010 - 6:15 pm ICT by ANI
Kuala Lumpur, Dec 13 (ANI): A majority of Malaysians aged 85 years and above don't figure in the country's electoral records.According to a News Strait Times report, the names of most ... Read more...

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JFK assassin Lee Harvey Oswald’s coffin up for sale


December 2nd, 2010 - 2:22 pm ICT by ANI
London, Dec 2 (ANI): The original casket in which the body of former US President John F. Kennedy's alleged assassin Lee Harvey Oswald lay for 20 years is all set to go ... Read more...

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MCD not to courier birth, death certificates


November 23rd, 2010 - 9:10 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Nov 23 (IANS) To check fraud, the Municipal Corporation of Delhi (MCD) will no longer courier birth and death certificates to online applicants, officials said Tuesday.The applicants can now get ... Read more...

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Tamil Nadu police deny existence of file on wanted Malaysian criminal


August 8th, 2010 - 6:12 pm ICT by ANI
Chennai, Aug 8(ANI): Tamil Nadu Police has denied the existence of any case file on wanted Malaysian criminal Michael Soosai.Soosai is wanted in connection with a million-ringgit fraud in Malaysia, and ... Read more...

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Death certificate says Gary Coleman died from accidental fall


June 15th, 2010 - 6:35 pm ICT by ANI
New York, June 15 (ANI): 'Diff'rent Strokes' star Gary Coleman's official death certificate has declared that the actor died from an accidental 'fall'.Coleman's death certificate, which was obtained by ET.com, comes a ... Read more...

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John Travolta Expecting Twins?


May 27th, 2010 - 9:00 pm ICT by GD
By Gina Gomez May 27, (THAINDIAN NEWS) John Travolta and wife Kelly Preston have rubbished rumors that there are twins on the way for the couple. A representative of the couple called the ... Read more...

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John Travolta’s wife expecting again


May 19th, 2010 - 1:27 pm ICT by IANS
New York, May 19 (IANS) Hollywood actor John Travolta and his actress wife Kelly Preston are set to become parents for the third time. People.com reports that the couple made the announcement on ... Read more...

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Chilean government says errors made in quake toll tally


March 22nd, 2010 - 11:55 am ICT by IANS
Santiago, March 22 (IANS/EFE) The Chilean government has acknowledged that errors were made in compiling the official list of the people who died in last month's earthquake. It has now offered a ... Read more...

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An arrest made in the death investigation of actor Corey Haim


March 20th, 2010 - 8:36 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Los Angeles, Mar 20 (THAINDIAN NEWS) An arrest has being made in the death investigation of actor Corey Haim. California’s attorney general’s office said that there was an illegal prescription drug ... Read more...

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Corey Haim’s death certificate issued, cause of death - ‘deferred’


March 20th, 2010 - 2:21 am ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Los Angeles, Mar 19 (THAINDIAN NEWS) The Los Angeles County Coroner’s Office issued Corey Haim’s death certificate on Thursday. However the mystery surrounding actor Corey Haim’s death wasn’t cleared as ... Read more...

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India has confirmation of Prabhakaran’s death: Chidambaram


February 1st, 2010 - 5:21 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 1 (IANS) India has got official confirmation that Tamil Tigers chief Velupillai Prabhakaran, wanted for the 1991 killing of former prime minister Rajiv Gandhi, is dead, Home Minister ... Read more...

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Woman alive but declared dead in West Bengal hospital


January 26th, 2010 - 5:31 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Jan 26 (IANS) Furious relatives of a patient admitted in a state-run hospital held an impromptu agitation after it wrote out a wrong death certificate when she was actually battling for ... Read more...

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Jackson’ doctor to face charges for murder?


January 12th, 2010 - 1:22 am ICT by IANS
New York, Jan 11 (IANS) Late pop legend Michael Jackson's doctor Conrad Murray is facing possible criminal charges in relation to the death of the pop icon last year. Falling ill at ... Read more...

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