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Man arrested for cheating in Delhi


June 8th, 2012 - 10:24 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 8 (IANS) A 30-year-old former journalist was arrested for duping unemployed youth by promising them government jobs using fake government documents, police said Friday.Arun Bhanot was arrested ... Read more...

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Himachal court questions government on ailing cancer centre


May 30th, 2012 - 9:29 pm ICT by IANS
Shimla, May 30 (IANS) The Himachal Pradesh High Court Wednesday directed the state government to file a reply on why posts of medical physicists and physicist technicians in the regional ... Read more...

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Pakistani daily slams neglect of Katasraj temple pond


May 9th, 2012 - 12:12 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, May 9 (IANS) The drying up of a sacred pond abutting the 900-year-old Katasraj temple complex in Pakistan is failure "in the form of wilful neglect and exploitation", ... Read more...

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Driver held for stealing Rs.10 lakh


December 6th, 2011 - 11:37 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Dec 6 (IANS) A 27-year-old driver has been caught here for stealing Rs.10 lakh from his Gurgaon-based employer, police said Tuesday.On Nov 29, Dheeraj Pahwa, a real estate ... Read more...

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Man arrested for killing friend’s wife


September 16th, 2011 - 9:23 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 16 (IANS) A 35-year-old man, who allegedly killed his friend's wife as her husband was repeatedly refusing to lend him money, was arrested here, police said Friday.Shailesh ... Read more...

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Tripoli hospitals suffering shortage of medical supplies


August 25th, 2011 - 6:35 pm ICT by IANS
Tripoli, Aug 25 (IANS/RIA Novosti) Hospitals in the Libyan capital Tripoli are experiencing a critical lack of medical supplies, the al-Ahram website said Thursday.The hospitals are in dire need of ... Read more...

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11.1-bn-rupee bailout package insufficient for multibillion loss-stricken Pak Railways


March 22nd, 2011 - 2:42 pm ICT by ANI
Islamabad, Mar 22(ANI): The Pakistan Railways is set to get a hefty 11.1-billion-rupee bailout package to improve its current situation, but insiders believe that this amount would be nothing more than peanuts ... Read more...

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Environmentalist Brockovich wants to be an Oz citizen


February 11th, 2011 - 3:03 pm ICT by ANI
Sydney, Feb 11 (ANI): Environmental campaigner Erin Brockovich says she will seek to become a dual citizen of Australia and her native US.Brockovich is so dedicated to green issues in Australia she ... Read more...

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Vigilante justice haunts Pakistani women, says daily


January 25th, 2011 - 3:11 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, Jan 25 (IANS) Vigilante justice is haunting women in Pakistan, a leading daily said Tuesday adding: "Aside from violating human rights, these are blatantly extrajudicial actions that cannot go unpunished in ... Read more...

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Jhansi Ki Rani: Taking Inspiration From Hollywood


January 19th, 2011 - 6:43 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
Bollywood films have often taken inspiration from Hollywood when it comes to action sequences or presenting a romantic sequence. Now, Indian television is also being influenced by the same thing. ... Read more...

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Pakistan can be developed by defeating extremism, says Musharraf


December 26th, 2010 - 2:58 pm ICT by ANI
Islamabad, Dec 26 (ANI): Pakistan can be developed by defeating extremism, poverty and the so-called leaders, former president and All Pakistan Muslim League (APML) chief Pervez Musharraf has said.Addressing the birth ... Read more...

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What Is The Bangladeshi Bust Story Of Shah Rukh Khan?


December 14th, 2010 - 3:31 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
SRK was gifted two busts of him by the organizers of ‘King Khan Live in Dhaka’. These two busts were prepared by two Bangladeshi poor students named Shusen (17) and Shamon ... Read more...

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Poverty impacts women more severely than men


December 3rd, 2010 - 6:10 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Dec 3 (ANI): Poverty has impacted women more severely than men, the representatives of women's leadership from 22 countries have said in a joint statement.The statement was released following a ... Read more...

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Target killers pushing Balochistan towards Dark Ages: Chief Minister


November 26th, 2010 - 2:41 pm ICT by ANI
Quetta, Nov 26 (ANI): Those involved in the target killings of teachers, doctors and other professionals in Balochistan are pushing the people of the province towards the Dark Ages, Chief Minister Nawab ... Read more...

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‘Give better wages and social security to contract labour’


August 29th, 2010 - 10:15 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 29 (IANS) The Confederation of Indian Industry (CII) has said there is a need to engage multi-stakeholders and to bring in social security and flexibility in the contract labour ... Read more...

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Handy Tips For Speed Cleaning


August 28th, 2010 - 7:38 pm ICT by GD
By Gina Gomez Aug 28, (THAINDIAN NEWS) For some making the house look spic and span is a compulsive habit which at times even they find hard to control as the presence of ... Read more...

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Smashing Pumpkins Play Benefit Gig


July 21st, 2010 - 7:56 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
July 21, 2010 (Sampurn Wire): The Smashing Pumpkins have organized gig in order to raise funds for Matthew Leone who is a member of Madina Lake. He is in dire need ... Read more...

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UNDP rings alarm bells for Pak, no water from glaciers after 2060


June 14th, 2010 - 5:11 pm ICT by ANI
Islamabad, Jun. 14 (ANI): A catastrophe is awaiting Pakistan fifty years from now as it would not get any water from glaciers after 2060, a report of the United Nations Development Program ... Read more...

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Malaysian private companies urged to adopt cash-strapped Tamil schools


June 9th, 2010 - 5:01 pm ICT by ANI
Kuala Lumpur, June 9(ANI): Private companies across Malaysia have been urged to "adopt" at least one of the 523 Tamil schools in the country, which are in dire need of funds ... Read more...

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Koa Misi Drafted By Miami Dolphins


April 24th, 2010 - 7:49 pm ICT by GD
By Madhuri Dey Salt Lake City, Apr 24, (THAINDIAN NEWS) Koa Misi of Utah was taken up by the Miami Dolphins in the second round of the National Football League Draft on Friday. ... Read more...

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Pak tennis champs miffed with govt’s refusal to award them prize money


April 7th, 2010 - 3:40 pm ICT by ANI
Islamabad, Apr.7 (ANI): The Pakistan Tennis Federation's (PTF) request to honour players who won the Davis Cup tie against Hong Kong last month and helped the country qualify for the semi ... Read more...

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Amnesty to militants a welcome change: Mehbooba


February 11th, 2010 - 8:01 pm ICT by IANS
Srinagar, Feb 11 (IANS) The government's decision to give amnesty to Kashmiri militants who are in Pakistan is a "welcome change", Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) leader Mehbooba Mufti said Thursday after the ... Read more...

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Qadir Baloch calls for detailed probe to catch Bughti’s killers


February 8th, 2010 - 5:59 pm ICT by ANI
Islamabad, Feb. 8 (ANI): Former Balochistan Governor and ex-corps commander Lt-Gen (retd) Abdul Qadir Baloch has called for a detailed probe into the killing of Baloch leader Nawab Akbar Bugti.The News ... Read more...

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‘The Junction’ Restaurant Revamped By Gordon Ramsay


February 3rd, 2010 - 9:09 pm ICT by GD
By Ranjan Bhaduri Feb 3, (THAINDIAN NEWS) For most foodies as well as reality television show lovers, 'Kitchen Nightmares' is one series that has gained popularity over the years. This show is hosted ... Read more...

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Younis denies fissures in team led to his self-imposed exile


January 21st, 2010 - 2:49 pm ICT by ANI
Brisbane, Jan.21 (ANI): Former Pakistan captain Younis Khan has rebuked reports about any fissures in the team which led to his short self-imposed exile from international cricket.Khan stressed that he was in ... Read more...

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Simon Cowell Replaced As American Idol Judge


January 15th, 2010 - 7:21 pm ICT by GD
By Ranjan Bhaduri Jan 15, (THAINDIAN NEWS) The rumor that Simon Cowell will not be American Idol judge for the last time, has become an official news now. The Brit, who was one ... Read more...

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Laali to receive ‘Kalakar Award’


December 29th, 2009 - 4:24 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
"Agle Janam Mohe Bitiyaa Hi Kijo''s beautiful actress Ratan Rajput aka Laali is shooting for long hours and is longing for at least a day's break as she needs to visit ... Read more...

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Robin Hood 702: Sherwood Forest Folklore Hero Reincarnated


December 19th, 2009 - 7:16 pm ICT by GD
By Ranjan Bhaduri Dec.19, (THAINDIAN NEWS) Gambling is generally not associated with any noble cause. However, a mysterious man who prefers to call him Robin Hood 702 has proven that even gambling can ... Read more...

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Sir Elton John opens shop to sell items for charity


December 12th, 2009 - 5:33 pm ICT by IANS
London, Dec 12 (IANS) Legendary British musician Sir Elton John and his partner David Furnish have opened a temporary shop here that will sell items from their flamboyant collection for charity. The shop ... Read more...

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Man in dire need of money kidnaps boy, arrested


November 23rd, 2009 - 9:57 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Nov 23 (IANS) A 27-year-old man has been arrested along with his accomplice for allegedly kidnapping a seven-year-old boy from east Delhi and demanding a ransom of Rs.250,000, police said ... Read more...

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Tabatha Venture Into “Orbit Salon” In Chicago


November 4th, 2009 - 7:28 pm ICT by GD
By Ranjan Bhaduri Nov. 4, (THAINDIAN NEWS) The second season of 'Tabatha's Salon Takeover' has brought Tabatha Coffey to the 'Orbit Salon' in Chicago. Tabatha is a Shear Genius contestant and owns salons ... Read more...

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Calvin Johnson Possibly Out Of Lions Vs Rams Game


November 2nd, 2009 - 6:53 pm ICT by GD
By Madhuri Dey Nov. 2, (THAINDIAN NEWS) Calvin Johnson might not be able to play in the week 8 game that would be held between the St. Louis Rams and the Detroit Lions. ... Read more...

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First ever women contingent of BSF deployed on Indo-Bangladesh border


October 23rd, 2009 - 8:18 pm ICT by ANI
Haridaspur BOP (West Bengal), Oct 23 (ANI): The first ever women contingent of the Border Security Force (BSF) has been deployed along the India-Bangladesh border in West Bengal.These women BSF constables are ... Read more...

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PCB lobbies for resumption of international cricket in Pak during ICC meet


October 7th, 2009 - 4:47 pm ICT by ANI
Johannesburg, Oct.7 (ANI): With the hope of reviving international cricket in the country, the Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) has started lobbying during the ongoing ICC chief executives' meeting in Johannesburg.The PCB has ... Read more...

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Man held for posing as kidney supplier


August 22nd, 2009 - 10:34 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 22 (IANS) A 32-year-old man was arrested here for allegedly duping people by promising to arrange kidney donors for them, police said Saturday. Vinod Kumar, a resident ... Read more...

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