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Railway constable held for rape


September 6th, 2012 - 12:39 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 5 (IANS) A 21-year-old woman was sexually harassed here by a Railway Protection Force (RPF) constable who has been arrested, said police Wednesday.The incident took place Tuesday ... Read more...

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Five struck by lightning in Moscow


June 13th, 2012 - 9:02 am ICT by IANS
Moscow, June 13 (IANS/RIA Novosti) A stroll in the park ended in hospital for five Uzbek college students in Moscow after a lightning bolt hit the ground next to them, ... Read more...

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Facebook plans to go public to raise $87bn


May 4th, 2012 - 11:25 am ICT by IANS
Washington, May 4 (IANS) Facebook will go public with a stock price of $28 to $35 to set the popular social network's valuation as high as $86.6 billion, according ... Read more...

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Congo blast kills over 100 (Second Lead)


March 4th, 2012 - 10:28 pm ICT by IANS
Brazzaville, March 4 (IANS) More than 100 people, including three Chinese workers, were killed in an explosion Sunday at a construction site in this capital of the Republic of Congo, ... Read more...

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World’s first sex school opens in Austria


December 1st, 2011 - 10:59 am ICT by IANS
London, Dec 1 (IANS) While many people may think it's an activity which should be best learned behind closed doors, an enterprising Swedish schoolmistress thinks otherwise. Ylva-Maria Thompson has opened ... Read more...

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Hazare shifts to old residence


October 21st, 2011 - 8:02 pm ICT by IANS
Ralegan-Siddhi (Maharashtra), Oct 21 (IANS) Anna Hazare Friday shifted back to his old residence in this Maharashtra village. The move comes barely two days after he was accorded Z-category ... Read more...

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14 die in fire at Mexican prison


May 21st, 2011 - 11:21 am ICT by IANS
Monterrey (Mexico), May 21 (IANS/EFE) Fourteen prisoners were killed and 35 injured in a fire at a prison in the northern Mexican state of Nuevo Leon, authorities said Friday.The blaze ... Read more...

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Indian-origin US student indicted for Jersey roommate’s suicide


April 21st, 2011 - 1:19 pm ICT by ANI
New York, Apr 21(ANI): A US grand jury has handed down a 15-count indictment to a Indian origin student at New Jersey University after he was accused of livestreaming his roommate's ... Read more...

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Ponting’s express merchants have been unexpectedly effective: Roebuck


March 7th, 2011 - 3:22 pm ICT by ANI
Sydney, Mar 7(ANI): Australian captain Ricky Ponting's tactics to back his two fast bowlers Shaun Tait and Brett Lee to give his team its only possible World Cup edge has been unexpectedly ... Read more...

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Tourists in Kashmir complain of poor infrastructure facilities


February 26th, 2011 - 6:54 pm ICT by ANI
Rajouri, Feb 26 (ANI): Tourists in Jammu and Kashmir have complained about poor infrastructure facilities at Tata Pani, a hot water spring.Many women tourists have said there are no proper arrangements of ... Read more...

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Police investigate death of baby at Oprah Winfrey’s South African school


February 22nd, 2011 - 4:25 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Feb 22 (ANI): Police in Johannesburg are considering whether to file charges after authorities found a dead newborn baby on the grounds of Oprah Winfrey's elite South African high school.In ... Read more...

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Sikh resumes Malaysian National Service training after hair cutting incident


February 7th, 2011 - 4:03 pm ICT by ANI
Seremban (Malaysia), Feb.7 (ANI): A Sikh National Service (NS) trainee who had complained that his hair was snipped while he slept will resume training today at the Sungkai camp in Perak.According to ... Read more...

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Giant ray gun to control unruly prisoners in US


February 6th, 2011 - 3:30 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Feb 6 (IANS) A giant beam-emitting weapon that triggers a painful burning sensation but apparently causes no tissue damage is being tested here to break up fights between prison inmates.Officials at ... Read more...

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Probe ordered into Malay-Sikh serviceman’s ‘cutting hair while asleep’ claims


January 19th, 2011 - 5:02 pm ICT by ANI
Kuala Lumpur, Jan 19 (ANI): Malaysian Defence Minister Dr Ahmad Zahid Hamidi has reportedly ordered officials to investigate the claims made by a Sikh national service trainee that his hair was cut ... Read more...

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Malaysian minister orders probe in Sikh trainee’s hair cut


January 19th, 2011 - 2:48 pm ICT by IANS
Kuala Lumpur, Jan 19 (IANS) Malaysian Defence Minister Ahmad Zahid Hamidi has ordered a probe into a claim of a Sikh trainee of the National Service that his hair was cut while ... Read more...

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Chinese man is first to be prosecuted of sexual assault of another male


January 5th, 2011 - 3:24 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Jan 5 (ANI): A man in China, convicted of intentional injury for raping his male colleague, has been sentenced to one year in jail in what is believed to be ... Read more...

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Displaced Georgian woman wins lottery jackpot on Christmas


December 26th, 2010 - 11:46 am ICT by IANS
Tbilisi, Dec 26 (IANS) For this displaced woman who ekes out a humble existence in a dormitory in this Georgian capital, Christmas brought her a sweet surprise -- a $2.4 million lottery ... Read more...

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Mumbai’s Engineering Hub building to be ready by June


December 14th, 2010 - 1:58 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Dec 14 (IANS) The Engineering Hub building of Mumbai, housing offices of all the engineering departments of the city, will be operational by June 2011, an official said Tuesday."The municipal headquarter ... Read more...

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Pupils sleep in their school after heavy snow traps them


December 8th, 2010 - 12:24 am ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
South Lanarkshire, Dec 7 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Heavy snow forced school pupils to spend the night at the premises of their school itself. The inclement weather stranded the students, the school personnel ... Read more...

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Chumpo Museum set up to showcase tribal culture of Nagaland


December 1st, 2010 - 6:00 pm ICT by ANI
Dimapur (Nagaland), Dec.1 (ANI): Chumpo in Nagamese, the language of Nagaland, means `Morung' or `bachelors' dormitory'But in Sovina village near Dimapur, one of the principle cities of Nagaland, the cultural artifacts ... Read more...

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US student, 18, could lose $33K scholarship for appearing in porn video


October 9th, 2010 - 2:50 pm ICT by ANI
London, Oct 9 (ANI): A university student in the US may end up losing her 33,000 dollars scholarship after it was revealed that she had appeared in an internet porn video.Elizabeth Hawkenson, ... Read more...

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Missing Teen Dwight Clark’s Body Found In Bellingham Bay


October 7th, 2010 - 8:19 pm ICT by GD
By Gina Gomez It came as a shock to Dwight Clark's family when the Bellingham police reported yesterday that they found a body in Bellingham Bay and they suspect that the body ... Read more...

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Esthell Group launches Rs 50-crore village resort in Tamil Nadu


September 23rd, 2010 - 5:02 pm ICT by ANI
Chennai (Tamil Nadu), Sept.23 (ANI-Business Wire India): The Chennai-based Rs. 100 crore Esthell Group of Hotels, one of the reputed hospitality players in the city with a three-star hotel at Adyar, is ... Read more...

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Malaysian school for pregnant teens gets its first pupils


September 20th, 2010 - 12:17 pm ICT by IANS
Kuala Lumpur, Sep 20 (IANS) Malaysia's first 'School of Hope' for pregnant teenagers began its work Monday with five girls joining it. Four Malays and an ethnic Chinese students resumed their studies ... Read more...

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College Orientation Programs A Must For US Parents


July 24th, 2010 - 7:06 pm ICT by GD
By Gina Gomez July 24, (THAINDIAN NEWS) Colleges all over the United States are organizing orientation programs for the parents of the 2010 freshers. However these orientation programs are not the simple one ... Read more...

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University of Texas may change the dorm named after KKK member


July 12th, 2010 - 9:01 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Texas, July 12 (THAINDIAN NEWS) University officials at University of Texas said that they are considering changing the name of a dormitory that was named after a prominent Klu Klux Klan member ... Read more...

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University Of Texas Dorm Named After KKK Founder To Be Changed


July 12th, 2010 - 7:37 pm ICT by GD
By Gina Gomez July 12, (THAINDIAN NEWS) The University officials of Texas at Austin said that they will move the name of a residence hall for law school and graduate students because the ... Read more...

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10th Suicide in a Chinese Factory


May 27th, 2010 - 7:34 pm ICT by Pen Men At Work
May 26, 2010 (Pen Men at Work): In the past one year, there have been 10 cases of suicide in a Chinese electronics factory referred to as Foxconn. The company is the ... Read more...

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One year, 10 suicides in Chinese electronics factory


May 27th, 2010 - 3:26 pm ICT by IANS
Beijing, May 27 (IANS) Ten people have committed suicide in a Chinese electronics factory this year, the latest being a 23-year-old who jumped off a balcony hours after the owner visited the ... Read more...

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Michael Douglas’ son ‘transferred to prison camp in Philadelphia’


May 17th, 2010 - 2:18 pm ICT by ANI
New York, May 17 (ANI): Michael Douglas' son, Cameron, has been moved to a minimum-security prison camp in Lewisburg, Philadelphia, according to reports.Cameron, a heroin addict, was given five-year jail term on ... Read more...

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Chinese girl’s ‘looking for love’ ad attracts mob!


March 13th, 2010 - 2:52 pm ICT by ANI
London, March 13 (ANI): A Chinese girl has thousands of suitors to choose from after posting a message that she was looking for romance.Zhang Mengqian, like other female students at the University ... Read more...

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1,000 evacuated after gas blast in China


December 29th, 2009 - 2:06 pm ICT by IANS
Beijing, Dec 29 (IANS) A gas explosion Tuesday left at least four people injured and 1,000 homeless in Hohhot, capital of north China's Inner Mongolia Autonomous Region, an official said. Xinhua news ... Read more...

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Rapper T.I. Released From Prison, Moves To Halfway House


December 23rd, 2009 - 8:04 pm ICT by GD
By Gina Gomez Dec 23rd, (THAINDIAN NEWS) According to the recent developments, rapper T.I. who is apparently serving a one year sentence has been released from a prison in Arkansas. The rapper who ... Read more...

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Eight dead, 26 hurt in China school stampede


December 8th, 2009 - 12:35 pm ICT by IANS
Beijing, Dec 8 (IANS) Eight students were killed and 26 injured Monday night in a stampede at a central China school, authorities said Tuesday. The stampede took place around 9 p.m. in a ... Read more...

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China jails five underground church leaders


November 27th, 2009 - 2:24 pm ICT by ANI
Shanghai, Nov.27 (ANI): A Chinese court has sentenced five leaders of an underground Protestant church to jail terms of up to seven years. The sentences are some of the harshest in recent ... Read more...

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