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Mexico Parades Captured Gulf Drug Cartel Boss


September 15th, 2012 - 1:26 am ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Mexico, Sept 14 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Mexico has captured a suspected gulf drug cartel boss. Jorge Eduardo Costilla Sanchez who goes by the alias "El Coss" is an alleged leader of the "El ... Read more...

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Actor needed psychological help to play drug lord


July 25th, 2012 - 12:11 pm ICT by IANS
Miami, July 25 (IANS/EFE) Andres Parra, the Colombian actor who plays the lead character in the television series "Pablo Escobar, el Patron del Mal" (Pablo Escobar: The Boss of Evil) ... Read more...

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US sanctions target Mexican drug lord’s business


July 24th, 2012 - 11:39 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, July 24 (IANS) The US Tuesday slapped sanctions on nine entities and 10 people linked to the leader of Mexico's Sinaloa drug cartel.Two wives and four children of Juan ... Read more...

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No decision yet on Adriano, says Flamengo president


April 21st, 2012 - 3:23 pm ICT by IANS
Rio De Janeiro, April 21 (IANS) Flamengo Football Club president Patricia Amorim says the club is still undecided about whether to re-sign troubled striker Adriano.Amorim also said there was no ... Read more...

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US court sentences Mexican drug lord to 25 years


April 3rd, 2012 - 11:50 am ICT by IANS
San Diego, April 3 (IANS/EFE) Mexican drug kingpin Benjamin Arellano Felix was sentenced Monday to 25 years in prison by a federal court in San Diego after reaching a plea ... Read more...

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US court sentences Mexican drug lord to 25 years


April 3rd, 2012 - 11:50 am ICT by IANS
San Diego, April 3 (IANS/EFE) Mexican drug kingpin Benjamin Arellano Felix was sentenced Monday to 25 years in prison by a federal court in San Diego after reaching a plea ... Read more...

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Mexican drug lord will meet Osama’s fate: US


February 28th, 2012 - 2:43 pm ICT by IANS
Mexico City, Feb 28 (IANS/RIA Novosti) The US will make every effort to ensure that Mexican drug lord Joaquin "El Chapo" Guzman will face the fate of Al Qaeda leader ... Read more...

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Twelve years on, ‘Agneepath’ returns in new avatar (IANS Preview)


January 24th, 2012 - 3:33 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 24 (IANS) Vijay Dinanath Chauhan is back! The character, made popular by megastar Amitabh Bachchan in 1990 film "Agneepath", is making a comeback on the big ... Read more...

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Britain’s drug lord wants to run empire from prison


November 25th, 2011 - 9:28 pm ICT by IANS
London, Nov 25 (IANS) A drug baron, described as Britain's most notorious, is likely to contest an order which expects him to stop running his multi-million-pound criminal empire from behind ... Read more...

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Mexican Drug lord’s wife gives birth to twin babies


September 27th, 2011 - 11:48 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Los Angeles, Sept 27 (THAINDIAN NEWS) The wife of one of the most notorious Mexican drug lords has given birth to twins. Emma Coronel reportedly gave birth to two baby girls at ... Read more...

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27 massacred in Guatemala


May 16th, 2011 - 11:04 am ICT by IANS
Guatemala City, May 16 (IANS) Twenty seven people were killed over the weekend in drug-plagued northern Guatemala, Xinhua quoted police as saying.The mass killing, in which most of the 25 ... Read more...

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‘Fast Five’ fun filled, adrenaline hi-five (IANS Movie Review)


May 8th, 2011 - 7:00 pm ICT by IANS
Film: "Fast Five"; Cast: Vin Diesel, Paul Walker, Dwayne Johnson, Jordana Brewster; Director: Justin Lin; Rating: *** 1/2It is proving to be one of the longest running franchises in Hollywood ... Read more...

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Mexican woman becomes world’s first female drug lord


May 3rd, 2011 - 1:12 pm ICT by IANS
Mexico City, May 3 (IANS) A Mexican woman is believed to have become the world's first female to head a drug cartel, Prensa Latina news agency reported.Enedina Arellano Felix is ... Read more...

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RTI activist alleges threat by Goa minister, police


January 24th, 2011 - 6:16 pm ICT by IANS
Panaji, Jan 24 (IANS) An RTI activist Monday filed a complaint alleging that a police official at the behest of the state home minister had threatened him and other activists to delete ... Read more...

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Drug lord described as `murderer of murderers’ killed


December 30th, 2010 - 11:58 am ICT by IANS
Bogota, Dec 30 (IANS/EFE) Colombian President Juan Manuel Santos announced Wednesday that ruthless drug lord Pedro Guerrero, alias "Cuchillo" (knife), was killed last week in a clash with police. Santos described Guerrero ... Read more...

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Jailed Afghan drug lord was informer on US payroll: Officials


December 12th, 2010 - 7:04 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Dec 12(ANI): Hajji Juma Khan, the biggest and most dangerous drug lord in Afghanistan who was arrested and transported to New York to face charges under a new American narco-terrorism ... Read more...

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Drug gang gunfight leaves 10 dead, 18 injured in central-western Mexico


December 12th, 2010 - 5:19 am ICT by BNO News
MEXICO CITY (BNO NEWS) -- At least 10 people were killed and 18 were injured on Friday night in a gunfight between drug cartels in the central-western Mexican state of Jalisco, officials ... Read more...

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Mexican drug lord Nazario “El Chayo” Moreno Gonzalez reportedly killed by troops


December 10th, 2010 - 3:34 pm ICT by BNO News
MEXICO CITY (BNO NEWS) -- Mexican top drug lord Nazario "El Chayo" Moreno Gonzalez, the leader and founder of the powerful "La Familia Michoacana" cartel, may have died Thursday during clashes with ... Read more...

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Families fled from Mexico border city due to drug trafficking violence


November 12th, 2010 - 12:33 am ICT by BNO News
TAMAULIPAS, MEXICO (BNO NEWS) -- Over a hundred families have fled from the city of Ciudad Mier in northern Mexico due to the increased drug trafficking violence after the death of Gulf ... Read more...

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Recorded conversation between alleged drug lord and Mexican legislator released


October 14th, 2010 - 11:09 pm ICT by BNO News
MEXICO CITY (BNO NEWS) -- A recorded telephone conversation between an alleged Mexican drug lord and a lawmaker who is being accused of having ties with a drug cartel, was unveiled by ... Read more...

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Mexican drug cartel infiltrates Australia


September 15th, 2010 - 11:59 am ICT by IANS
Sydney, Sep 15 (IANS) One of the world's most powerful organised crime syndicates, the Sinaloa drug cartel of Mexico, has infiltrated Australia, importing up to half of the cocaine used on the ... Read more...

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Mexican authorites capture drug lord Sergio Villarreal Barragan “el Grande”


September 13th, 2010 - 8:28 pm ICT by BNO News
PUEBLA, MEXICO (BNO NEWS) -- One of Mexico's most wanted drug traffickers, Sergio Villarreal Barragan, also known as "el Grande," was captured on Sunday, local authorities confirmed on Monday.Two Navy vehicles blocked ... Read more...

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Machete movie review


September 3rd, 2010 - 8:08 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Los Angeles, Sep 3 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Machete has hit the screens and the star cast of the movie is splendid. The only problem is that the movie is highly graphic and ... Read more...

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Mexican Police Captures Drug Kingpin Edgar “La Barbie” Valdez Villarreal


August 31st, 2010 - 7:47 pm ICT by GD
By Madhuri Dey Aug 31, (THAINDIAN NEWS) The Mexican police has ultimately been able to arrest Edgar Valdez Villarreal, who is better known as "La Barbie" for his doll-like looks, on Monday. As ... Read more...

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Blog Del Narco Creates Wave By Exposing The Reality Behind Mexican Drug Trade


August 13th, 2010 - 7:51 pm ICT by GD
By Meena Kar Aug 13, (THAINDIAN NEWS) A blogger in Mexico has created waves in the media world after he revealed an inside view of the raging drug war in the country. The ... Read more...

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Four bullet-riddled bodies found in Mexico


August 9th, 2010 - 12:41 pm ICT by IANS
Mexico City, Aug 9 (IANS/EFE) Four bullet-riddled bodies were found in the southern Mexican state of Guerrero, while 12 hostages were released by kidnappers in the northern state of Nuevo Leon, officials ... Read more...

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Mexican Army kills drug lord


July 31st, 2010 - 7:35 am ICT by IANS
Mexico City, July 31 (IANS/EFE) One of the top leaders of Mexico's most powerful drug cartel was killed in a gunfight with soldiers, an official said. Ignacio "Nacho" Coronel, who ran the cocaine-trafficking ... Read more...

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Top drug lord Ignacio ‘Nacho’ Coronel killed by Mexican army


July 31st, 2010 - 1:43 am ICT by BNO News
GUADALAJARA, MEXICO (BNO NEWS) -- Ignacio "Nacho" Coronel Villarreal, one of the most wanted leaders of the Sinaloa Cartel, was killed on Thursday during a military operation conducted in the state of ... Read more...

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Monsoon sessions of MP, Goa legislative assemblies to begin today


July 19th, 2010 - 1:42 pm ICT by ANI
Bhopal/ Panaji, July 19 (ANI): The Monsoon session of the state legislative assemblies of Madhya Pradesh and Goa begins today in Bhopal and Panaji respectively.The 12-day session in Madhya Pradesh ... Read more...

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Puerto Rico police arrest drug kingpin


July 19th, 2010 - 12:54 am ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Puerto Rico, July 18 (THAINDIAN NEWS) The Puerto Rican police has finally been instrumental in arresting a drug kingpin. The alleged drug kingpin who had also escaped from prison before has been ... Read more...

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Movie Review: The Losers(2010)


July 5th, 2010 - 2:49 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
The Losers: Treat For Action Comedy FansRating: 3 out of 5*Starring: Zoe Saldana, Jeffrey Dean Morgan, Idris Elba, Columbus Short, Oscar Jaenada and Jason PatricDirector: Sylvain WhiteJuly 5 2010 (Sampurn Wire): ... Read more...

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Andres Escobar: The Tragic Story Of Columbian Football On ESPN


June 23rd, 2010 - 6:59 pm ICT by GD
By Meena Kar June 23, (THAINDIAN NEWS) The latest release by ESPN films in the '30 for 30' documentary series called 'The Two Escobars' tells the tragic story of Columbian footballer Andres Escobar ... Read more...

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Jamaica Police nab suspected drug lord


June 23rd, 2010 - 2:23 pm ICT by ANI
Mexico City, June 23 (ANI): Jamaican law enforcement authorities have arrested a reputed gang leader, who was wanted in the United States on gun and drug charges.Christopher Coke was peacefully taken into ... Read more...

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Jamaica’s drug lord might flee to the US


May 31st, 2010 - 9:03 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Kingston, May 31 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Jamaica's most wanted man, Christopher Coke is under immense pressure after Jamaican police vowed to bring the alleged drug lord to justice. Series of clashes ... Read more...

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Jamaican Police Asserts That The Alleged Drug Lord Of Jamaica, Christopher Coke, Is Still In Jamaica


May 31st, 2010 - 8:08 pm ICT by Pen Men At Work
May 31, 2010 (Pen Men at Work): Jamaican police personnel and its military have liquidated 73 individuals in the past 10 days in their search for the alleged drug lord, Christopher ... Read more...

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