Two President’s Bodyguards get life term for rape

August 24th, 2012 - 12:18 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 23 (IANS) Two armymen, members of the President's Bodyguards, were Thursday sentenced to life term for gangraping a college girl here in 2003 by the Delhi High ... Read more...

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Ban condemns Ahmadinejad’s anti-Israel statement

August 18th, 2012 - 6:05 pm ICT by IANS
United Nations, Aug 18 (IANS/RIA Novosti) UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon has condemned Iranian leader Mahmoud Ahmadinejad's anti-Israeli statements."The secretary-general is dismayed by the remarks threatening Israel's existence attributed over the ... Read more...

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Scholars discuss relevance of Buddha in modern world

November 27th, 2011 - 9:22 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Nov 27 (IANS) More than 900 Buddhist scholars, leaders and practitioners from 46 countries Sunday began deliberating the relevance of Gautama Buddha's teachings, 2,600 years after his ... Read more...

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Audience stages walk out over Royal Shakespeare Company’s production - Sade

October 24th, 2011 - 11:39 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
London, Oct 24 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Royal Shakespeare Company has been forced to defend its latest production of Marat/Sade. Since the theatrical work started on the 4th of October, the RSC admits that ... Read more...

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Hindus ask India’s new film censor chair Leela Samson to curb vulgarity and violence

April 2nd, 2011 - 5:15 pm ICT by ANI
Nevada (US), April 02 (ANI): Hindus have urged Leela Samson, the newly appointed chairperson of the Central Board of Film Certification (CBFC) of India, to halt the unnecessary violence and vulgarity ... Read more...

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Is revolution possible in a Shellfare society? (Comment)

March 27th, 2011 - 1:08 pm ICT by IANS
The ongoing Arab revolution may not, after all, rain on the Gulf region the way it has in Egypt and Tunisia. The clouds are hanging heavy all right on at least ... Read more...

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School mistress in Oz offered boys aged 11-12 oral sex

March 21st, 2011 - 5:39 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, Mar 21 (ANI): A school house mistress in Australia has been brought before the courts for sexually abusing six boys in the age group of 11 to 12.Judge Anthony Garling was ... Read more...

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Teaching is a deadly job in Thailand

September 21st, 2010 - 3:16 pm ICT by IANS
Bangkok, Sep 21 (DPA) Separatists have killed 135 teachers in southern Thailand over the past eight years in their efforts to rid the region of "Siamese infidels", a human rights group said ... Read more...

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SODOM Unveils Album Name

August 4th, 2010 - 5:10 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
August 4, 2010 (Sampurn Wire): German thrash metal band Sodom is working with producer Waldemar Sorychta, who has worked with extreme metal legends like Tiamat, Moonspell, Lacuna Coil, and Sentenced. Sodom ... Read more...

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Australian jailed for having 60,000 child pornography images

July 26th, 2010 - 11:36 am ICT by IANS
Melbourne, July 26 (IANS) An Australian man has been sentenced to five years in prison for downloading nearly 60,000 "depraved and disgusting" child pornography images. Ian David Blundell, 31, downloaded 56,767 pornographic images, ... Read more...

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Court commutes death penalty of minor’s rapist, killer

May 7th, 2010 - 9:56 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 7 (IANS) The Delhi High Court Friday commuted the death penalty of a man, convicted of raping and killing a minor girl, to life imprisonment. The decision was taken ... Read more...

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Death for Kasab 18 months after 26/11 (Roundup)

May 6th, 2010 - 8:30 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, May 6 (IANS) Nearly 18 months after India's most wounding terror strike, Pakistani national Ajmal Amir Kasab was Thursday sent to the gallows for his role in the killing spree ... Read more...

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Kasab is a danger to society: Judge

May 6th, 2010 - 6:53 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, May 6 (IANS) Sessions Court Special Judge M.L. Tahaliyani Thursday ruled that there was "no option" but to hang Ajmal Amir Kasab till death, saying the 26/11 gunman had been "anxious ... Read more...

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Koli’s death sentence suspended, focus on Pandher (Roundup)

January 7th, 2010 - 9:10 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 7 (IANS) The Supreme Court Thursday suspended the death sentence of Surinder Koli, convicted in February last year of raping and killing 14-year-old Rimpa Haldar in Nithari village near ... Read more...

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Pak religious party passes resolution on freedom from US slavery

December 26th, 2009 - 3:40 pm ICT by ANI
Lahore, Dec. 26 (ANI): Pakistan's religious party Jamaat-e-Islami has resolved that freedom from US "slavery" is the country's foremost need.According to a resolution passed by the party with JI leader ... Read more...

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‘Essex Fritzl’ who preyed on daughter for three decades jailed for 12 yrs

October 8th, 2009 - 12:57 pm ICT by ANI
London, Oct 8 (ANI): A 68-year-old man, from Harlow, in Essex, was jailed for 12 years yesterday after a court heard he had sex with his daughter over a 33-year period and ... Read more...

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High Ccurt upholds death penalty to killer of minor nephews

August 6th, 2009 - 8:55 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 6 (IANS) The Delhi High Court Thursday upheld death penalty to a man who killed his two minor nephews in Rajouri Garden area of west Delhi in 2003. A division ... Read more...

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“Love Guru” still awaiting certification for exhibition in India

May 22nd, 2009 - 1:06 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
Keenly protested Hollywood movie "The Love Guru", released last June and bluntly failed world over, is still reportedly waiting for certification from India's Central Board of Film Certification (CBFC), where it was ... Read more...

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UK hate preacher Bakri paid cash for his daughter’’s boob job

September 27th, 2008 - 10:08 am ICT by ANI
London, Sept.27 (ANI): Hate preacher Omar Bakri Mohammed is reported paid 4,000 pounds in cash for his 27-year-old daughters bust-boosting surgery. Little did he know that she would use her newly ... Read more...

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UK Muslim preacher of hate has a pole-dancing daughter

September 26th, 2008 - 1:04 pm ICT by ANI
Omar Bakri Mohammad, the Muslim preacher of hate who now lives in Lebanon after being exiled from Britain, has a daughter who loves pole dancing and is willing to go topless ... Read more...

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Life-long jail without remission to ‘guru’ for murdering wife

July 22nd, 2008 - 11:42 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 22 (IANS) In a landmark ruling, the Supreme Court Tuesday devised a novel, third category of punishment for murderers - a remission-less, life-long jail term, besides the legally prescribed ... Read more...

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