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Katherine Jenkins calls police after Twitter threats


August 27th, 2012 - 9:51 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
South Wales, Aug 27 (THAINDIAN NEWS) The 32 year old singer, Katherine Jenkins have been experiencing threats on her Twitter page regarding her say on the rumors that she had an affair ... Read more...

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Infosys’ whistleblower Palmer to be benched


August 21st, 2012 - 8:10 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore, Aug 21 (IANS) Infosys Ltd's American employee Jay (Jack) Palmer, whose lawsuit against the IT bellwether was dismissed by a US court Monday, would continue in the company but ... Read more...

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US judge throws out whistleblower case against Infosys


August 21st, 2012 - 11:37 am ICT by IANS
Washington, Aug 21 (IANS) Indian information technology giant Infosys has won a lawsuit filed against it by a former employee who alleged that it illegally used foreign workers on client ... Read more...

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Apology, hate mails after ‘killer’ spoof on 101-year-old marathoner Fauja Singh


August 5th, 2012 - 10:38 am ICT by IANS
Chandigarh, Aug 5 (IANS) A recently-surfaced TV spoof on 101-year-old Sikh marathoner Fauja Singh in which he is mocked at and eventually killed after being run over by a ... Read more...

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Journalist flees Mexico after death threats


August 4th, 2012 - 12:48 pm ICT by IANS
Mexico City, Aug 4 (IANS/EFE) Journalist and women's rights advocate Lydia Cacho said that she fled Mexico after receiving an especially chilling death threat.Cacho, who lives in the Caribbean resort ... Read more...

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Australians receive pay up or die death threats text messages


July 23rd, 2012 - 7:02 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Sydney, July 23 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Many Australians received a text message which asked them to pay up $5000 or die. Thousands of people got this message and many of them started panicking ... Read more...

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(VM) Joshi fears for his life, writes to Chidambaram (Lead)


July 9th, 2012 - 6:50 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 9 (IANS) Former Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leader Sanjay Joshi, known as Gujarat Chief Minister Narendra Modi's bete noire, Monday said he feared for his life ... Read more...

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Joshi fears for his life, writes to Chidambaram


July 9th, 2012 - 1:41 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 9 (IANS) Former Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leader Sanjay Joshi, known as Gujarat Chief Minister Narendra Modi's bete noire, says he fears for his life and ... Read more...

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Italian drugs, arms racket busted, 20 held


June 16th, 2012 - 6:53 am ICT by IANS
Rome, June 16 (IANS) At least 20 people were arrested and massive quantities of cocaine seized after a drug-trafficking ring was busted in Italy.The ring was based in the northeastern ... Read more...

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TV weatherman Robert William Batot shot in the chest with a crossbow


June 6th, 2012 - 7:19 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Tennessee, June 6 (THAINDIAN NEWS) 53-year-old Gerald Delbert Taylor, from Johnson City, has been charged with trespassing, burglary and attempted first-degree murder after breaking into the home of 43-year-old TV personality Robert ... Read more...

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Miami face-eating cannibal Rudy Eugene said “I’m going to kill you” to the heavyweight boxer Melton Bowen


June 4th, 2012 - 8:31 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Miami, June 4 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Former heavyweight boxer Melton Bowen met the 'Miami Cannibal' Rudy Eugene in 2007. After receiving death threats from Rudy Eugene, Bowen knocked him down with one single ... Read more...

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Chrissy Teigen slams Chris Brown for lip-syncing


May 23rd, 2012 - 9:08 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
London, May 23 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Chrissy Teigen, had a few preferential words for Chris Brown admirers who nastily assail her on Twitter after Teigen criticized Brown for lip-synching throughout his 2012 Billboard ... Read more...

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Casey Anthony found hiding in Florida


May 23rd, 2012 - 7:14 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Florida, May 23 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Casey Anthony has been found hiding in Florida, 10 months after the end of her trial. She will now have to return to Orlando’s courts. ... Read more...

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Bangladeshi editor gets death threat


April 24th, 2012 - 9:59 pm ICT by IANS
Dhaka, April 24 (IANS) The editor of a Bangladeshi daily has received death threats from unidentified people for publishing reports on a missing leader of the opposition Bangladesh Nationalist Party ... Read more...

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Kylie Minogue tweets about her stalker & alerts the police


February 10th, 2012 - 10:29 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Sydney, Feb 10 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Singer Kylie Minogue has been plagued by a stalker problem and apparently she was so fed up with dealing with the issue on her own that she ... Read more...

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Big Brother star Makosi kicked out of Britain


February 9th, 2012 - 9:36 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
London, Feb 9 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Big Brother star Makosi Musambasi was busted when she tried to enter the United Kingdom with her sister’s passport. UK immigration officers say the 31-year-old tried to ... Read more...

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MP demands arrest of writers for reading ‘Satanic Verses’


January 21st, 2012 - 1:30 pm ICT by IANS
Hyderabad, Jan 21 (IANS) Member of Parliament and president of Majlis-e-Ittehadul Muslimeen (MIM) Asaduddin Owaisi has demanded the immediate arrest of the writers who Friday read Salman Rushdie's banned book ... Read more...

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Journalist Luiz Marina Paz Shot Dead By Motorbike Gunmen


December 7th, 2011 - 10:42 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Tegucigalpa, Dec 7 (THAINDIAN NEWS) The Honduran police are hunting for gunmen who shot dead a journalist in the country. The police say 38-year-old Luz Marina Paz and her driver were ... Read more...

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Journalist slain in Honduras


December 7th, 2011 - 12:18 pm ICT by IANS
Tegucigalpa, Dec 7 (IANS/EFE) Journalist Luz Marina Paz and a companion were gunned down Tuesday in Tegucigalpa, Honduran police said.Two men on a motorcycle opened fire at Paz and the ... Read more...

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British Muslims boycott medical lectures on evolution


November 28th, 2011 - 9:20 pm ICT by IANS
London, Nov 28 (IANS) Muslim medical students in Britain are boycotting lectures on evolution because they say those clash with the holy Quran, a media report said Monday.An increasing number ... Read more...

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Mexican police desert town after death threats


November 27th, 2011 - 4:40 pm ICT by IANS
Mexico City, Nov 27 (IANS/EFE) The entire police force deserted a town in Mexico after getting death threats from drug traffickers, officials said.A total of 32 police officials in Caracuaro ... Read more...

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Caroline Flack receives death threats


November 18th, 2011 - 7:59 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
London, Nov 18 (THAINDIAN NEWS) X Factor UK host Caroline Flack is receiving death threats following reports that she is going out with Harry Styles. 32-year-old flack has come under fire because ... Read more...

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Lou Reed receives death threats


November 4th, 2011 - 10:01 am ICT by IANS
London, Nov 4 (IANS) Rock musician Lou Reed has received "threatening" letters from Metallica fans who are fuming over his collaboration with the heavy metal band.The 69-year-old has teamed up ... Read more...

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Maoists demand Mamata’s written commitment on talks


October 29th, 2011 - 11:29 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Oct 29 (IANS) Accusing West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee of being unwilling for talks, the Maoists have demanded a written commitment from the government on peace initiatives."Going ... Read more...

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Received death threats after India whitewash: Swann


October 28th, 2011 - 2:59 pm ICT by IANS
London, Oct 28 (IANS) England spinner Graeme Swann has revealed that he received death threats on Twitter following the team's 0-5 ODI whitewash in India.Swann was the target of abuse ... Read more...

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Judge who left Pakistan showed remarkable courage: Daily


October 26th, 2011 - 12:51 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, Oct 26 (IANS) The judge who convicted Punjab governor Salman Taseer's assassin and has now left Pakistan after facing death threats showed remarkable courage when he upheld the ... Read more...

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Judge who sentenced governor’s killer flees Pakistan


October 25th, 2011 - 11:02 pm ICT by IANS
London, Oct 25 (IANS) Judge Pervez Ali Shah who sentenced to death the killer of then Punjab governor Salmaan Taseer has fled to Saudi Arabia after receiving death threats from ... Read more...

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Haider questions Akhtar, Afridi’s comments on Pak cricket


October 8th, 2011 - 8:00 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Oct 8 (IANS) Wicket-keeper Zulqarnain Haider, who had infamously fled from Pakistan's series against South Africa last year, has questioned former players Shoaib Akhtar and Shahid Afridi's ... Read more...

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Gerard Butler receiving death threats


September 14th, 2011 - 8:49 am ICT by IANS
London, Sep 14 (IANS) Scottish actor Gerard Butler increased his security team at the ongoing Toronto Film Festival after receiving death threats.The 41-year-old was promoting his role in controversial ... Read more...

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Family of Big Brother star Shelly Moore receives death threats


August 29th, 2011 - 6:45 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
London, Aug 29 (THAINDIAN NEWS) The family of Big Brother contestant Shelly Moore are reportedly considering involving the FBI in the death threats that have been sent to them and others. The ... Read more...

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David Letterman getting death threats


August 19th, 2011 - 10:21 pm ICT by IANS
Los Angeles, Aug 19 (IANS) Talk show host David Letterman has reportedly received death threats from jehadis.A post written by Umar al-Basrawi on the site Shumukh-al-Islam, which is popular among ... Read more...

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Brazilian judge assassinated


August 13th, 2011 - 11:19 am ICT by IANS
Rio de Janeiro, Aug 13 (IANS/EFE) A Brazilian judge who received death threats after imposing harsh sentences on vigilantes was slain Friday in suburban Rio de Janeiro, police said.Patricia Lourival ... Read more...

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Rebecca Black leaves school because of bullying


August 11th, 2011 - 8:35 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
New York, Aug 11 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Teenage singer Rebecca Black has pulled out of her school because of bullying. The 14-year-old became an instant sensation hated and loved in the same measure ... Read more...

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Bihar legislator complains of extortion, death threats


August 3rd, 2011 - 1:36 pm ICT by IANS
Patna, Aug 3 (IANS) A Bihar legislator from the ruling Janata Dal-United (JD-U) Wednesday alleged he has received extortion demands for Rs.10 lakh, and threat of death if he ... Read more...

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Bill Maher compares Casey Anthony’s case to ‘Republican Thinking’


July 11th, 2011 - 8:42 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Washington, July 11 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Bill Maher has caused quite a stir by comparing the outcome of Casey Anthony’s case to "Republican thinking." Maher made the comment when he appeared on HBO’s ... Read more...

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