ethics

Bhupathi-AITA trade charges against each other (Roundup)


September 18th, 2012 - 10:25 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai/New Delhi, Sep 18 (IANS) Star tennis player Mahesh Bhupathi and the All India Tennis Association (AITA) Tuesday traded charges, with the player threatening to take legal action against the ... Read more...

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AITA reacts strongly to Bhupathi’s charges


September 18th, 2012 - 10:10 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 18 (IANS) The All India Tennis Association (AITA) Tuesday hit back strongly against the charges levelled at it by tennis star Mahesh Bhupathi saying the player was ... Read more...

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Mumbai murder commited by unverified security guard?


August 11th, 2012 - 4:04 pm ICT by IANS
Srinagar, Aug 11 (IANS) The murder of a woman lawyer in Mumbai, allegedly by a private security guard hailing from Kashmir, is the result of mushrooming of unregistered private security ... Read more...

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Sonia refuses red beacon for car


May 23rd, 2012 - 4:49 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 23 (IANS) United Progressive Alliance (UPA) chairperson and Congress president Sonia Gandhi has refused the use of a red beacon on her car, official sources said ... Read more...

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Indonesian MPs’ sex tape leaked online


April 25th, 2012 - 6:07 pm ICT by IANS
Jakarta, April 25 (IANS/AKI) A sex tape reportedly featuring two Indonesian lawmakers has been leaked on internet.The MPs are reportedly from the Indonesian Democratic Party of Struggle. The sex video ... Read more...

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Dutch man seeks child with father’s sperm


March 24th, 2012 - 10:13 pm ICT by IANS
London, March 24 (IANS) A childless man in the Netherlands has turned to his father for his sperm after having failed to conceive with his wife despite three years of ... Read more...

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Racist receipts lead to firing of Chick-fil-A cashier


December 14th, 2011 - 8:26 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Los Angeles, Dec 14 (THAINDIAN NEWS) A cashier at the eatery Chick-fil-A has been fired for giving two Asian customers racist receipts. The cashier allegedly failed to ask the names of the ... Read more...

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Enormous responsibility thrust on me: Cyrus Mistry


November 23rd, 2011 - 11:05 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Nov 23 (IANS) Newly-appointed Tata Sons deputy chairman Cyrus P. Mistry, who will succeed group chairman Ratan Tata on his retirement next year, said Wednesday that he was conscious ... Read more...

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Suspended Caribbean soccer official to face FIFA graft probe Friday


September 20th, 2011 - 7:17 pm ICT by IANS
Zurich, Sep 20 (IANS/CMC) Colin Klass, the suspended vice president of the Caribbean Football Union (CFU), will appear before a FIFA Ethics Committee hearing Friday.The Guyana Football Federation president was suspended ... Read more...

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NHRC slams health ministry for drug trial deaths


August 12th, 2011 - 7:27 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 12 (IANS) The National Human Rights Commission (NHRC) Friday slammed the health ministry and the Indian Council of Medical Research (ICMR) for the loss of hundreds of ... Read more...

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22 people died during clinical trials


August 9th, 2011 - 9:15 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 9 (IANS) Twenty-two people died during clinical trials last year, Health Minister Ghulam Nabi Azad said Tuesday, adding that their families had been paid compensation.The minister said ... Read more...

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FIFA vice-president Warner quits


June 20th, 2011 - 9:55 pm ICT by IANS
London, June 20 (IANS) FIFA vice-president Jack Warner has resigned, BBC reported Monday."As a consequence of Mr Warner's resignation, all ethics committee procedures against him have been closed and the ... Read more...

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Suspended AFC president Bin Hammam to appeal against FIFA decision


May 30th, 2011 - 10:01 pm ICT by IANS
Zurich, May 30 (IANS) Suspended Asian Football Confederation (AFC) president Mohammad bin Hammam Monday said he would appeal against the provisional suspension slapped on him by the FIFA Ethics Committee. ... Read more...

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China’s economy set to surpass US in 2016: IMF


April 26th, 2011 - 1:10 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Apr 26 (ANI): The International Monetary Fund (IMF) has predicted that China's economy will exceed the United States' in 2016.According to the IMF's prediction, the Chinese economy would grow from 11.2 ... Read more...

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Link up report upsets Farhan Akhtar


April 18th, 2011 - 8:49 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 18 (IANS) Actor-filmmaker Farhan Akhtar is hurt about being linked to one of his assistant directors on "Don 2: The Chase Continues" and says there should ... Read more...

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‘We are trying to seek general autonomy for Tibet’, says Dalai Lama


February 13th, 2011 - 12:31 pm ICT by ANI
Jaipur, Feb 13 (ANI): Denying the accusations of the Chinese Government, Tibetan spiritual leader the Dalai Lama has said that an attempt is being made to seek general autonomy for entire Tibet.Addressing ... Read more...

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Obama bypasses Congress, appoints six key officials


December 30th, 2010 - 4:37 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Dec. 30 (ANI): US President Barack Obama has bypassed Congress, and made six key appointments, including that of James Cole as Deputy Attorney General and Robert Ford as the country's ... Read more...

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Jairam complains MPs pushing for projects


December 29th, 2010 - 10:54 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Dec 29 (IANS) Environment Minister Jairam Ramesh has complained to Lok Sabha Speaker Meira Kumar about MPs pushing for some projects, citing it as a serious issue of ethics.Ramesh ... Read more...

Posted in Environment |

Central Vigilance Commission to evolve more preventive vigilance regime


December 9th, 2010 - 5:37 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Dec 9 (ANI): Central Vigilance Commissioner P.J. Thomas on Thursday said the Commission has been continuously working to enhance standards of vigilance administration and to evolve a more preventive vigilance ... Read more...

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‘Rakhi Ka Insaaf’ will now be telecast at 11 p.m.


November 19th, 2010 - 12:02 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Nov 18 (IANS) Imagine TV Thursday announced shifting the telecast time of "Rakhi Ka Insaaf", hosted by item girl Rakhi Sawant, to the 11 p.m. slot, after being advised by ... Read more...

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‘Bigg Boss’, ‘Rakhi Ka Insaaf’ can only air after 11 pm: Ministry


November 17th, 2010 - 5:36 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Nov 17 (IANS) The information and broadcasting ministry Wednesday cracked down on adult and abusive content on sensational reality shows like "Bigg Boss 4" and "Rakhi Ka Insaaf", and has ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Karan Singh to get award on art, culture


November 13th, 2010 - 7:07 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Nov 13 (IANS) Former ambassador to the US and MP Karan Singh will be conferred the Dayawati Modi Art, Culture and Education Award Nov 24, a statement said Saturday.The ... Read more...

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Catholic Cardinal says it’s not a sin to gamble, sell arms


November 12th, 2010 - 6:53 pm ICT by ANI
Sydney, Nov 12 (ANI): During a business lunch hosted by Notre Dame University, a senior Catholic cleric said that it is not a sin to gamble or to sell arms.Cardinal George Pell ... Read more...

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Now, a robot that makes morally sound decisions!


November 12th, 2010 - 5:53 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Nov 12 (ANI): Two researchers have programmed a robot to behave in an ethical manner, so that it makes morally sound decisions.Based on certain facts and outcomes, the robot must weigh ... Read more...

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Selling arms, gambling not sins: Australian cleric


November 12th, 2010 - 3:10 pm ICT by IANS
Sydney, Nov 12 (IANS) Gambling, smoking and selling arms were not intrinsically wrong, and if they did not threaten the well-being of one's family, they could not be considered as sins, a ... Read more...

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Mum sparks debate after posting pic of son, 5, dressed as female character


November 6th, 2010 - 7:02 pm ICT by ANI
London, Nov 06 (ANI): A woman has sparked a child welfare debate after she posted a picture of her five-year-old son dressed as Daphne from Scooby Doo on the Internet.The debate, on ... Read more...

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Medical council sends notice to ex-chief Ketan Desai


October 27th, 2010 - 11:41 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Oct 27 (IANS) Tainted former chief of Medical Council of India (MCI) Ketan Desai was Wednesday issued a showcause notice by the board of governors of the council for his ... Read more...

Posted in Health |

Skyy Vodka unleashes a very sexy ad campaign


September 29th, 2010 - 12:25 am ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Sep 28 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Skyy Spirits has unleashed a very sexy ad campaign for their Vodka. The ads are going to be seen in the print media as well as ... Read more...

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Ranjitsinhji introduced cricket to India: Kapil Dev


September 18th, 2010 - 6:21 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Sep. 18 (ANI): Former Indian cricket captain Kapil Dev has credited cricketing legend Ranjitsinhji for introducing the game to India. Dev said that Ranjitsinhji, who was known as 'Ranji' by ... Read more...

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Vampire Series “True Blood” Season 3 Finale On September 12


September 6th, 2010 - 6:50 pm ICT by GD
By Gina Gomez Sep 6, (THAINDIAN NEWS) With one more episode to go for the season finale of "True Blood", the aficionados of the popular American Vampire series are scrambling on web to ... Read more...

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Britons lie 657 times a year: Study


August 24th, 2010 - 3:01 pm ICT by ANI
London, Aug 24 (ANI): Britons tell 657 lies a year, and most blame bankers and MPs for their dishonesty, a survey has revealed.In the study, commissioned by Chartered Insurance Institute, four ... Read more...

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Guide to ‘How to be a good Employee’


August 18th, 2010 - 11:31 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
New York, Aug 18 (THAINDIAN NEWS) It is no secret that most of the times when an employee quits a particular company or organization then it is generally not because of the ... Read more...

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Bill soon to regulate medical education


August 13th, 2010 - 9:13 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 13 (IANS) The government is preparing a bill to regulate and coordinate medical, dental, nursing, pharmacy and paramedical education in the country, parliament was informed Friday. In a written reply ... Read more...

Posted in Health |

One-third of Americans will seek new jobs when economy gets better: Survey


July 27th, 2010 - 5:36 pm ICT by ANI
New York, July 27 (ANI): A one-third of American workers claim they will look for new jobs once the economy gets better.The New York Post quotes Deloitte's fourth annual Ethics and ... Read more...

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Syria bans ‘niqab’ from universities


July 20th, 2010 - 5:33 pm ICT by ANI
Damascus (Syria), July 20(ANI): Syria has banned the 'niqab', the Islamic face-covering veil from, the country's universities to prevent what it sees as a threat to its secular identity.According to a ... Read more...

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