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Mumbai jail’s women inmates go on hunger strike


December 26th, 2011 - 7:17 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Dec 26 (IANS) More than two dozen women inmates of the Byculla district jail here have gone on a hunger strike, protesting poor hygiene and improper food served ... Read more...

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Russian ‘genius’ lived with 26 female bodies


November 4th, 2011 - 3:08 am ICT by BNO News
NIZHNY NOVGOROD, RUSSIA (BNO NEWS) -- Police in the Russian city of Nizhny Novgorod have discovered the remains of more than two dozen women who were dug up from their graves by ... Read more...

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On a rain soaked night at Ramlila Maidan


August 24th, 2011 - 2:17 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 24 (IANS) When Delhi sleeps, the Ramlila Maidan remains awake.The sloganeering does not end, except sporadically, although the fasting 74-year-old Anna Hazare is sleeping only around 100 ... Read more...

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Punjab holds test to fill school teachers’ posts


July 3rd, 2011 - 11:11 pm ICT by IANS
Chandigarh, July 3 (IANS) The first edition of the teacher eligibility test (TET) to fill vacancies in Punjab government schools was held in different districts amid tight security Sunday. Eighty ... Read more...

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From kitchen to classroom, thanks to mothers-in-law


April 27th, 2011 - 12:05 pm ICT by IANS
Barmer (Rajasthan), April 27 (IANS) Nenu Devi, 19, was forced to drop out of school after Class 8 by her conservative parents and married off. But today she is pursuing ... Read more...

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Weight-loss doctor in US arrested for sexually assaulting his patients


April 13th, 2011 - 1:45 pm ICT by ANI
London, Apr 13 (ANI): A weight-loss doctor in the US, who claimed that an orgasm could burn 200 calories, has been arrested after his patients accused him of sexually assaulting them during ... Read more...

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Brit Muslim woman of Pak origin recalls attempted honour killing


July 29th, 2010 - 5:43 pm ICT by ANI
London, July 29 (ANI): Honor killings and punishments have been well documented among a wide variety of ethnic and religious groups throughout the world, and especially in the United Kingdom.Every year in ... Read more...

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Jewellery, cash looted in two Ghaziabad towns


July 10th, 2010 - 9:43 pm ICT by IANS
Ghaziabad, July 10 (IANS) A gang of robbers looted cash and jewellery worth over Rs.2 lakh from half-a-dozen houses in Modinagar and Pilkhuwa towns of Ghaziabad, police said Saturday. The criminals were ... Read more...

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Novartis ordered to pay 250 m dollars to sexually harassed female sales reps


May 20th, 2010 - 1:37 pm ICT by ANI
New York, May 20 (ANI): A Manhattan jury has asked drugs giant Novartis to cough up 250 million dollars in punitive damages to thousands of female sales reps who were victims of ... Read more...

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EU team meets Kandhamal riot victims (Lead)


February 4th, 2010 - 9:53 pm ICT by IANS
Bhubaneswar, Feb 4 (IANS) An 11-member European Union (EU) team Thursday interacted with riot victims in Orissa's Kandhamal district to find about the situation in the region and heard their accounts, police ... Read more...

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EU team meets Kandhamal riot victims


February 4th, 2010 - 4:59 pm ICT by IANS
Bhubaneswar, Feb 4 (IANS) An 11-member European Union (EU) team Thursday interacted with riot victims in Orissa's Kandhamal district and asked them about the prevailing situation in the region, police and eyewitnesses ... Read more...

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Anand Jon faces new rape charges, pleads not guilty (Lead, superseding previous story)


January 30th, 2010 - 12:59 pm ICT by IANS
New York, Jan 30 (IANS) India-born fashion designer Anand Jon was faced with fresh multiple charges of sexually assaulting a dozen women, including teenagers, in a New York court. He, however, ... Read more...

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Tiger Woods’ wife calls off divorce: report


January 27th, 2010 - 7:22 am ICT by IANS
Los Angeles, Jan 27 (DPA) The wife of Tiger Woods has called off their divorce after visiting the golfing superstar at a clinic where he is undergoing rehab for sex addiction, ... Read more...

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Rozlyn Papa Ditches “Onscreen Bachelor” For Behind-The-Scene One


January 12th, 2010 - 8:24 pm ICT by GD
By Ranjan Bhaduri, Jan 12, (THAINDIAN NEWS) Rozlyn Papa has been named as the bachelorette who is having an affair with one of 'The Bachelor's producers. The contestant who was till now vying ... Read more...

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Tiger appears on magazine cover - bare chested


January 5th, 2010 - 7:09 pm ICT by IANS
London, Jan 5 (IANS) Rare pictures of fallen golfer Tiger Woods' semi-naked and toned body have appeared on the cover of a magazine, taken just before his scandals were exposed, reports ... Read more...

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Tag Heuer drops scandal-hit Tiger Woods


December 19th, 2009 - 1:31 pm ICT by ANI
London, Dec 19 (ANI): Swiss watchmaker Tag Heuer has said that it would no longer feature Tiger Woods in its US advertising campaigns.The company said it will continue to support Woods' ... Read more...

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Armed dacoits loot Agra residents, kill policeman


October 15th, 2009 - 11:45 pm ICT by IANS
Agra, Oct 15 (IANS) Armed bandits targetted half a dozen houses in Kahrai village close to Taj Ganj in the wee hours of Thursday and snatched gold ornaments from the women. A ... Read more...

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Glamour girls march topless through Manchester in aid of Brit soldiers


September 30th, 2009 - 2:22 pm ICT by ANI
London, Sept 30 (ANI): A dozen women paraded through Manchester topless to show their support for British troops fighting abroad.The women stunned shoppers, builders and office workers as they marched wearing only ... Read more...

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Police completes search of Garrido residence in relation to murders but find no result


September 2nd, 2009 - 6:32 am ICT by BNO News
ANTIOCH, California (BNO NEWS) -- No evidence has been found that Phillip Garrido and/or his wife Nancy has a connection to a series of unsolved murders in the early 1990s, the ... Read more...

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Cheated by cop, girl starts hunger strike


August 14th, 2009 - 7:48 pm ICT by IANS
Hyderabad, Aug 14 (IANS) A college student in Andhra Pradesh's Guntur district Friday started an indefinite hunger strike demanding justice from a policeman who allegedly failed to fulfil his promise to marry ... Read more...

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Rehabilitation home for women in Himachal Pradesh


January 27th, 2009 - 3:13 pm ICT by ANI
By Hemant Chauhan Mashobra (HP), Jan 27 (ANI): A rehabilitation home for neglected women has been set up by the Department of Welfare and Social Justice of Himachal Pradesh State Government. Thanks to ... Read more...

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Pregnant women helpless at Orissa relief camps


October 25th, 2008 - 10:42 am ICT by IANS
Kandhamal (Orissa), Oct 25 (IANS) Pregnant women are the worst sufferers in the relief camps for victims of anti-Christian violence. Their houses burnt down, over two dozen women have given birth during ... Read more...

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Fake widows found drawing pension, woman arrested


September 15th, 2008 - 3:27 pm ICT by IANS
Lucknow, Sep 15 (IANS) A woman has been arrested in an Uttar Pradesh village after a local official found over two dozen women who were drawing widows' pensions from the state government ... Read more...

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Mother Kosi, pardon us, they say to a river


September 3rd, 2008 - 11:25 am ICT by IANS
Patna, Sep 3 (IANS) Left helpless and desperate by the wrath of the Kosi, hundreds of women in Bihar have turned to worshipping the river in the hope that it will relent ... Read more...

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Katty Perry denies competition with Lily Allen


August 11th, 2008 - 1:52 pm ICT by IANS
London, Aug 11 (IANS) British singer Lily Allen seems to be so intimidated by upcoming US crooner Katty Perry's popularity that she has shelved her new album release. But Perry played down ... Read more...

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10,000 detainees released in Iraq this year: US military


August 2nd, 2008 - 3:55 pm ICT by IANS
DPA Baghdad, Aug 2 (DPA) More than 10,000 detainees have been released from US-run detention centres in Iraq so far this year, compared with some 8,900 released in all of 2007, the US ... Read more...

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Nearly 8% obstetricians traumatised by stillbirths and infant deaths


June 30th, 2008 - 6:32 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, June 30 (ANI): Obstetricians may be considered as life-saving angels for a lot of children, but the trauma associated with stillbirths and infant deaths takes an emotional toll on these ... Read more...

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Pakistans runaway brides handed over to their families


May 2nd, 2008 - 4:22 pm ICT by admin
Lahore, May 1 (ANI): Magistrates and police in various provinces of Pakistan have reportedly handed over more than two dozen women who were involved in an illegal bride trade to their ... Read more...

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Indian women scavengers to visit United Nations


April 25th, 2008 - 11:21 am ICT by admin
By Brij Khandelwal Agra, April 25 (IANS) Usha Chomar is among two dozen women scavengers from India who have battled social odds, stepped out of their traditional vocation - manually carrying human waste ... Read more...

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With Indian origin woman envoy, Uganda makes a point


April 23rd, 2008 - 1:53 pm ICT by admin
By Shubha Singh New Delhi, April 23 (IANS) Women ambassadors are not an unusual sight in the Indian capital; there are normally about half a dozen women envoys based here at any given ... Read more...

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Eight killed, 22 hurt in Chhattisgarh road accident


April 19th, 2008 - 10:08 pm ICT by admin
Raipur, April 19 (IANS) At least eight devotees were killed and 22 injured Saturday when a vehicle in which they were travelling collided with a van in Chhattisgarh, the police said here. ... Read more...

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Nedumaran, supporters held for supporting Tamil Tigers


March 22nd, 2008 - 11:49 pm ICT by admin
Chennai, March 22 (IANS) Tamil nationalist leader Pazha Nedumaran and at least 164 members of his outfit were held here Saturday for staging a demonstration in support of the Tamil Tigers and ... Read more...

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Women’s groups to take up cause of north Indians in Mumbai


March 6th, 2008 - 5:37 pm ICT by admin
Mumbai, March 6 (IANS) Nearly a dozen women's organisations here will take up the issue of women's safety and the cause of north Indians targeted by the Maharashtra Navnirman Sena (MNS) to ... Read more...

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