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UEFA embargo for Malaga and Atletico Madrid


September 12th, 2012 - 12:18 pm ICT by IANS
Madrid, Sep 12 (IANS) European soccer body UEFA has announced an embargo on Spanish clubs Atletico Madrid and Malaga while it investigates their debts towards employees, with other clubs and ... Read more...

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Bankrupt Greece proposes selling off coastline


August 25th, 2012 - 12:02 am ICT by IANS
London, Aug 24 (IANS) Greece, which is facing a severe economic crisis and could be even booted out of the eurozone, is reportedly considering selling off some of its historic ... Read more...

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Tone Loc owes $40K for being a deadbeat dad


August 20th, 2012 - 6:19 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
August 20 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Despite Tone Loc working all week from 9 to 5, he is alleged not to have paid his debts and he still does not give any cash to ... Read more...

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3,400 fake disabled, poor found in Italy


August 7th, 2012 - 8:22 pm ICT by IANS
Rome, Aug 7 (IANS/AKI) More than 3,400 cases of people fraudulently claiming poverty and disability benefits have been uncovered in Italy this year, including one "blind" man who was caught ... Read more...

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T-Boz sells his Georgia mansion


August 7th, 2012 - 6:15 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Georgia, Aug 7 (THAINDIAN NEWS) T-Boz’s is a singer who has been known to have dramatic outcome regarding her abodes. In 2008, she nearly lost her home when she failed top pay ... Read more...

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Warren Sapp auditioning his collection of Air Jordans?


August 6th, 2012 - 7:28 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
New York, Aug 6 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Are you in love with Air Jordans and wear a size 15? You are in for luck. Warren Sapp, former NFL star is auctioning his collection ... Read more...

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Allahabad Bank Q1 net profit jumps 23 percent


July 30th, 2012 - 6:01 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, July 30 (IANS) State-run Allahabad Bank Monday reported a 23 percent jump in net profit at Rs.5.14 billion in the quarter ended June 2012 from Rs 4.18 billion in ... Read more...

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Minor helps Delhi Police to solve murder mystery


July 26th, 2012 - 10:01 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 26 (IANS) An 11-year-old boy helped Delhi Police solve a kidnapping-cum-murder case of the 25-year-old son of a property dealer, police said Thursday. Four people, including a ... Read more...

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Sri Lanka cricketers end battle for contracts


July 18th, 2012 - 9:11 pm ICT by IANS
Colombo, July 18 (IANS) Sri Lankan cricketers have ended their battle against the authorities over signing of the contracts for the year 2012, an official said Wednesday."The contracts have been ... Read more...

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Russian gamer clears debt to get back laptop


July 6th, 2012 - 2:32 pm ICT by IANS
Moscow, July 6 (IANS) An addictive computer gamer in the Siberian city of Omsk has paid off his two-year housing utility debts after authorities seized his laptop, officials said Friday.Bailiffs ... Read more...

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Olympus to cut 2,700 jobs


June 9th, 2012 - 6:01 pm ICT by IANS
London, June 9 (IANS) Olympus, the Japanese camera and medical equipment maker, will cut 2,700 jobs in next five years, it was reported here.The company lost 49 billion yen ($618 ... Read more...

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Ghana’s central bank five-year bond oversubscribed


June 8th, 2012 - 12:45 pm ICT by IANS
Accra, June 8 (IANS) The five-year bond issued by Ghana's central bank Thursday was oversubscribed by 141 percent.The Bank of Ghana went to the market again seeking 200 million Ghana ... Read more...

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Brazilian football clubs’ debt now $1.85 billion


May 23rd, 2012 - 3:50 pm ICT by IANS
Rio de Janeiro, May 23 (IANS) Brazil's First Division football clubs have a combined debt of $1.85 billion, according to an audit by consultancy firm BDO.Four of Brazil's top five ... Read more...

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Three Vidarbha farmers end life


April 20th, 2012 - 4:51 pm ICT by IANS
Nagpur, April 20 (IANS) Three debt-ridden cotton farmers have ended their lives in the Vidarbha region since Thursday, an activist said Friday.Gajanan Thorat of Garmmahsal in Washim district, Kamalabai Chavan ... Read more...

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Anderson in tax trouble


April 17th, 2012 - 10:26 am ICT by IANS
London, April 17 (IANS) Actress-model Pamela Anderson is facing legal action from US authorities after failing to pay her taxes.According to a new list of debts released by The ... Read more...

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Sharjah ruler writes off two citizens’ debts


April 14th, 2012 - 12:42 am ICT by IANS
Sharjah, April 13 (IANS/WAM) The ruler of Sharjah in the United Arab Emirates (UAE) has ordered the authorities to write off the debts of two citizens.Sheikh Sultan bin Mohammed Al ... Read more...

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Nine-year-old on trial for late mom’s debt


April 3rd, 2012 - 9:08 am ICT by IANS
Moscow, April 3 (IANS/RIA Novosti) A nine-year-old boy from Moscow is facing trial over a debt of 561,000 rubles (around $19,000) that he inherited from his late mother.A spokeswoman for ... Read more...

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Nine-year-old on trial for late mom’s debt


April 3rd, 2012 - 9:08 am ICT by IANS
Moscow, April 3 (IANS/RIA Novosti) A nine-year-old boy from Moscow is facing trial over a debt of 561,000 rubles (around $19,000) that he inherited from his late mother.A spokeswoman for ... Read more...

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Bengal minister urges Pranab to bail out state


April 1st, 2012 - 9:41 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, April 1 (IANS) The Mamata Banerjee-led West Bengal government Sunday once again raised its demand for settling its debts, with a minister of the cash-starved state urging union ... Read more...

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Russia’s external debt down 10 percent to $36 bn


March 1st, 2012 - 11:01 pm ICT by IANS
Moscow, March 1 (IANS/RIA Novosti) The Russian government's external debt declined by 10.4 percent in 2011 to $35.8 billion, the finance ministry said Thursday.In euro terms, Russia's sovereign debt declined ... Read more...

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Woman in debt kills self


February 22nd, 2012 - 10:11 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 22 (IANS) A married woman in her mid 30s allegedly committed suicide by hanging herself from a ceiling fan as she could not pay off her debts, ... 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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Farmers’ suicide could trigger food crisis: Biman Bose


January 22nd, 2012 - 3:04 am ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Jan 21 (IANS) Urging the West Bengal government to take proper steps to stop the ongoing suicides of the farmers, Left Front chairman Biman Bose Saturday expressed fear ... Read more...

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Three farmers’ suicides not linked to debt: Bengal


January 17th, 2012 - 12:30 am ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Jan 16 (IANS) The West Bengal government Monday said three farmers committed suicide in the state but these were not because of debt."As per the primary report ... Read more...

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Broke Maharashtra civic body demands funds to conduct polls


January 4th, 2012 - 12:11 am ICT by IANS
Akola (Maharashtra), Jan 3 (IANS) Shortly after elections were announced to various municipal corporations and Zila Parishads in Maharashtra Tuesday, a civic body asked the state government for funds to ... Read more...

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ICC pays delayed salaries of Sri Lankan cricketers


December 20th, 2011 - 9:28 pm ICT by IANS
Colombo, Dec 20 (IANS) The International Cricket Council (ICC) has paid 45 percent of delayed salaries of Sri Lankan cricketers, a senior official said here Tuesday.Sri Lanka Cricket (SLC) confirmed ... Read more...

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HMV suffers 36-mn-pound loss in six months


December 19th, 2011 - 7:20 pm ICT by IANS
London, Dec 19 (IANS) Global music chain HMV announced Monday it has suffered a loss of 36 million pounds (over $55 million) in six months, putting its future in doubt.The ... Read more...

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Chris Tucker sells houses to pay debts


December 12th, 2011 - 10:37 am ICT by IANS
Los Angeles, Dec 12 (IANS) Hollywood comedian Chris Tucker has reportedly sold two of his homes in Florida to deal with the financial crunch.Tucker got lucky with the first property, ... Read more...

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Wife locked up hubby as building burnt


December 9th, 2011 - 11:11 pm ICT by IANS
London, Dec 9 (IANS) A woman in Britain has admitted to have killed her husband by locking him up in a store cupboard of a burning building.Julie Dixon, 43, had ... Read more...

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Bank of Canada holds lending rate at one percent


December 7th, 2011 - 1:45 pm ICT by IANS
Ottawa, Dec 7 (IANS) The Bank of Canada has maintained interest rates at 1 percent after warning that the recession in Europe will be worse than expected.Bank of Canada Governor ... Read more...

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China facilitates debt-for-equity swaps for firms


November 23rd, 2011 - 5:28 pm ICT by IANS
Beijing, Nov 23 (IANS) China's industry and commerce watchdog Wednesday set rules to help fund-strapped firms restructure debts and improve cash flow through debt-for-equity swaps.The move is the government's latest ... Read more...

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Debt-ridden Chinese held for spending spree


November 17th, 2011 - 5:10 pm ICT by IANS
Beijing, Nov 17 (IANS) A man in China was detained for going on a spending spree and ignoring a court order to pay back millions of yuan in debts.Xu Changbiao, ... Read more...

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Kingfisher board to chalk out rescue plan


November 14th, 2011 - 9:37 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Nov 14 (IANS) Cash-strapped Kingfisher Airlines' board is to meet here again Tuesday, after their Monday meet was inconclusive in chalking out a rescue plan for the carrier ... Read more...

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Will meet Ravi to discuss Kingfisher issue: PM


November 12th, 2011 - 11:17 pm ICT by IANS
On Board Air India One, Nov 12 (IANS) Prime Minister Manmohan Singh Saturday said that he will meet Civil Aviation Minister Vayalar Ravi to discuss ways to help Kingfisher ... Read more...

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‘Occupy’ is most commonly used English word


November 11th, 2011 - 8:02 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
New York, Nov 11 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Global Language Monitor has come out with the commonly used words on the Internet. The compilation is made up of English words which were commonly used ... Read more...

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