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Bhanwari Devi case: Accused refuses to record statement


February 14th, 2012 - 10:37 pm ICT by IANS
Jodhpur, Feb 14 (IANS) In a major setback for the CBI, one of the main accused arrested on charges of hatching the conspiracy to kidnap and murder nurse Bhanwari Devi ... Read more...

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An assassination gone askew


April 22nd, 2011 - 2:40 pm ICT by ANI
Srinagar, Apr. 22 (ANI): When on the 8th of April 2011, an IED targeted and killed Jamiat Ahl-e-Hadith (JAH) president and Islamic scholar Maulvi Showkat Ahmad Shah right at the threshold of ... Read more...

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Jeffrey Landrigan Executed By Lethal Injection In Arizona


October 27th, 2010 - 6:29 pm ICT by GD
By Ranjan Bhaduri Oct 27, (THAINDIAN NEWS) The State of Arizona executed Jeffrey Landrigan last night after getting the legal nod from the Supreme Court. He was executed by applying lethal injection after ... Read more...

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Vietnam to use lethal injections for death penalty


June 18th, 2010 - 2:27 pm ICT by IANS
Hanoi, June 18 (DPA) Vietnam's National Assembly has voted to replace firing squads with lethal injections in enforcing the death penalty because it is "more humane", officials said Friday. Officials said the new ... Read more...

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Jonathan Littell’s ‘The Kindly Ones’ gets Bad Sex award!


December 1st, 2009 - 1:27 pm ICT by ANI
London, Dec 1 (ANI): Jonathan Littell, the American winner of the Prix Goncourt, has won the Literary Review's 2009 bad sex in fiction award for his novel 'The Kindly Ones'.The tome, which ... Read more...

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Captain Lou Albano dies at the age of 76


October 15th, 2009 - 3:32 am ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Mount Vernon, Oct 14 (THAINDIAN NEWS) The World Wrestling Entertainment Hall of Famer Captain Lou Albano died on Wednesday morning (October 14) at the age of 76, according to the ... Read more...

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RIP Captain Lou Albano


October 15th, 2009 - 12:57 am ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Mount Vernon, Oct 14 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Legendary pro wrestling coach and colorful manager Captain Lou Albano died at age 76. According to the Miami Herald, his family says that he was ... Read more...

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Young slayer takes up reins of Pakistani Taliban


August 30th, 2009 - 3:42 pm ICT by IANS
By Nadeem Sarwar Islamabad, Aug 30 (DPA) Hakimullah Mehsud, who has been chosen as the new leader of the Pakistani Taliban, rose swiftly to the top echelons of the militant group through ... Read more...

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Manmohan’s family goes on trip down Russia’s tsarist past (Lead)


June 16th, 2009 - 6:49 pm ICT by IANS
By Manish Chand Yekaterinburg (Russia), June 16 (IANS) A trip to the site where Russia's last tsar and his family were killed over nine decades ago and the story of the brutality ... Read more...

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Manmohan’s family visits execution site of Russia’s last tsar


June 16th, 2009 - 4:47 pm ICT by IANS
By Manish Chand Yekaterinburg (Russia), June 16 (IANS) Prime Minister Manmohan Singh's wife Gursharan Kaur, who has accompanied him to this Russian industrial city, Tuesday visited the site of the gruesome massacre ... Read more...

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9/11 mastermind wants to die a martyr


June 6th, 2008 - 12:56 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, June 6 (ANI): Khalid Sheikh Mohammed, the accused mastermind behind the September 11 terrorist attacks, stunned a U.S. military court by pleading for the death penalty."I will plead guilty ... Read more...

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Colombia to drag Chavez to court for financing genocide


March 5th, 2008 - 12:41 am ICT by admin
DPA Bogota, March 4 (DPA) Colombia plans to file a complaint against Venezuelan President Hugo Chavez at the International Criminal Court for sponsoring and financing groups that commit genocide, Colombian President Alvaro Uribe ... Read more...

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US senators and Human Rights Watch demands for UN probe into Benazirs killing


January 26th, 2008 - 5:04 pm ICT by admin
Islamabad, Jan 26 (ANI): The US senators and Human Rights Watch have demanded a United Nations probe into assassination of Benazir Bhutto which has been welcomed by the Pakistan Peoples Party. Eight US ... Read more...

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