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US military instructor jailed for rape


July 22nd, 2012 - 4:56 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, July 22 (IANS) An air force instructor has been sentenced to 20 years in prison for rape and sexual assault in a scandal that has rocked one of America's ... Read more...

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Court martial begins in US military base sex scandal


July 17th, 2012 - 1:47 pm ICT by IANS
Houston, July 17 (IANS) Court martial proceedings began Monday at a US air force base in Texas of a trainer accused of sexually assaulting 10 female trainees, media reported.Staff Sgt. ... Read more...

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Third Iranian suspect in Bangkok bombing held in Malaysia (Second Lead)


February 15th, 2012 - 10:41 pm ICT by IANS
Bangkok, Feb 15 (IANS) A 31-year-old Iranian suspect in Tuesday's Bangkok bombings who managed to board a flight for Malaysia was Wednesday detained after his arrival in Kuala Lumpur, media ... Read more...

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2G: Former telecom secretary Behura’s bail plea dismissed (Second Lead)


December 16th, 2011 - 8:25 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Dec 16 (IANS) The Delhi High Court Friday dismissed the bail application of former telecom secretary Siddhartha Behura, an accused in 2G spectrum case, saying that being a ... Read more...

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2G: Notice to CBI on Behura’s bail plea


November 16th, 2011 - 3:42 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Nov 16 (IANS) The Delhi High Court Wednesday issued notice to the Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) seeking a reply by Dec 1 on the bail plea of ... Read more...

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Portuguese Supreme Court cancels Abu Salem’s extradition, CBI to appeal


September 27th, 2011 - 10:47 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 27 (IANS) The Portuguese Supreme Court has cancelled the extradition of alleged mobster Abu Salem to India but the Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) said it would ... Read more...

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Look at your own record, DMK tells Jayalalithaa


June 2nd, 2011 - 9:26 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, June 2 (IANS) Hitting out at Tamil Nadu Chief Minister and AIADMK chief J. Jayalalithaa for demanding the resignation of union Textiles Minister Dayanidhi Maran, the DMK asked ... Read more...

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Kanimozhi, four others co-accused in 2G spectrum case (Lead)


April 25th, 2011 - 5:37 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 25 (IANS) The Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) Monday named five more people, including Tamil Nadu Chief Minister M. Karunanidhi's daughter Kanimozhi, co-accused in the case involving ... Read more...

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Egypt court orders dissolution of Mubarak’s party


April 16th, 2011 - 9:32 pm ICT by IANS
Cairo, April 16 (IANS) Egypt's supreme administrative court Saturday ordered the dissolution of the party of former president Hosni Mubarak and transfer of its assets to the government, state media ... Read more...

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Mubarak, two sons detained for 15 days (Lead)


April 13th, 2011 - 7:29 pm ICT by IANS
Cairo, April 13 (IANS) Former Egyptian president Hosni Mubarak and his two sons Alaa and Gamal have been sent to a 15-day detention on charges of use of violence against ... Read more...

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Raja, key accused in 2G spectrum case presented in court


April 13th, 2011 - 2:08 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 13 (IANS) Former telecom Minister A. Raja and eight others were presented in a city court here Wednesday in connection with the alleged scam in the allocation ... Read more...

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FBI cracks down on mafia, arrests more than 100


January 21st, 2011 - 11:38 am ICT by IANS
New York, Jan 21 (IANS/EFE) The FBI and other US agencies arrested more than 110 people Thursday in a massive operation targeting organised crime in the Northeast and New England, Attorney General ... Read more...

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BJP bests Congress, JD-S in Karnataka district polls (Third Lead)


January 4th, 2011 - 10:01 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore, Jan 4 (IANS) Karnataka's ruling Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) Tuesday captured power in 12 of the 30 zila (district) and 68 of the 176 taluka (sub-district) panchayats, far below its ... Read more...

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BJP major winner in Karnataka district polls (Second Lead)


January 4th, 2011 - 6:03 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore, Jan 4 (IANS) Karnataka's ruling Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) Tuesday emerged as a major winner in polls to the local governing councils but it suffered setbacks in the home turf ... Read more...

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Yacht owned by founder of Turkey used by prostitution ring


December 21st, 2010 - 6:36 pm ICT by ANI
London, Dec 21 (ANI): A yacht that belonged to the late founder of modern Turkey, Mustafa Kemal Ataturk, is said to have been used by an international prostitution ring catering to rich ... Read more...

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‘Brit-Indian “monkey” conspired to have his wife killed in Cape Town’


December 10th, 2010 - 5:21 pm ICT by ANI
Cape Town, Dec 10 (ANI): The murder case of Brit Indian bride, Anni Dewani, in Cape Town took a new turn after a top policeman branded the victim's husband a "monkey" who ... Read more...

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Brit-Indian honeymooner arrested in UK on ‘masterminding wife’s murder charges’


December 8th, 2010 - 12:43 pm ICT by ANI
London, Dec 8 (ANI): Shrien Dewani, the Brit-Indian millionaire whose wife was killed during their honeymoon in Cape Town last month, has been reportedly arrested in the UK at the request of ... Read more...

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‘Vampires’ in US arrested for stabbing man who refused them blood


October 12th, 2010 - 3:25 pm ICT by ANI
London, Oct 12 (ANI): A couple in the US has been arrested after they stabbed a man for refusing to let them drink his blood.Robert Maley, 25, told cops that the two ... Read more...

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Man held for attempted bomb attack on Italy president


September 21st, 2010 - 9:48 pm ICT by IANS
Reggio Calabria (Italy), Sep 21 (IANS/AKI) Italy police Tuesday arrested one person for his involvement in an attempted car bombing during President Giorgio Napolitano's visit to this southern Italian city in January. A ... Read more...

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Scarlett’s diary crucial pages missing: Defence lawyer


August 27th, 2010 - 7:52 pm ICT by IANS
Panaji, Aug 27 (IANS) Crucial pages from slain British teenager Scarlett Keeling's diary are missing, lawyer for one of those accused of sexually assaulting the 15-year-old and leaving her to die told ... Read more...

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Four Himachal students booked for ragging


August 10th, 2010 - 7:55 pm ICT by IANS
Shimla, Aug 10 (IANS) Four senior students of a private university in Himachal Pradesh's Solan district were Tuesday booked for ragging their juniors, police said, adding that one of them has been ... Read more...

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Goa home minister, son linked to drug mafia: Scarlett’s mother


August 2nd, 2010 - 10:21 pm ICT by IANS
Panaji, Aug 2 (IANS) The mother of slain British teenager Scarlett Keeling told a local court Monday that Goa Home Minister Ravi Naik and his son, Roy had links to the drug ... Read more...

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Jail authorities pulled up for not producing Pacheco in court


July 5th, 2010 - 10:22 pm ICT by IANS
Panaji, July 5 (IANS) A court here Monday lambasted the jail authorities for not bringing before it Goa's former tourism minister Mickky Pacheco, currently hospitalised after he was sent to judicial custody ... Read more...

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Egyptian policemen charged with beating blogger to death


July 4th, 2010 - 6:37 am ICT by IANS
Cairo, July 4 (IANS) Two Egyptian policemen have been charged with torturing a young blogger and allegedly beating him to death, the prosecution said. Mahmoud Salah Mahmoud and Awad Ismail Suleiman face charges ... Read more...

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Pacheco surrenders in court (Lead)


July 3rd, 2010 - 4:13 pm ICT by IANS
Panaji, July 3 (IANS) Former Goa tourism minister Mickky Pacheco surrendered before a court in Margao Saturday in connection with the mysterious death of his alleged lover, Pacheco's interim bail plea was being ... Read more...

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‘Beaten’ Harry Potter actress ‘doesn’t want dad, bro to go to jail’


July 3rd, 2010 - 1:55 pm ICT by ANI
London, July 3 (ANI): Actress Afshan Azad, who played the role of Padma Patil in 'Harry Potter', has pleaded for violence charges against her father and brother to be dropped.Azad, 22, is ... Read more...

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Russian spy suspect admits guilt in US court


July 2nd, 2010 - 7:12 am ICT by IANS
Washington, July 2 (DPA) One of the individuals accused of participating in a Russian spy ring in the US has admitted to his role as several of the suspects made court appearances ... Read more...

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Nabbed Russian spies were trained, but seemed to fall short on targets: US


June 30th, 2010 - 6:13 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, June 30 (ANI): American officials believe the suspected Russian spy ring rolled up by the Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) this week had everything it needed for world-class espionage-excellent training, cutting-edge ... Read more...

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FIFA WC: Arrested Dutch women traumatised


June 18th, 2010 - 3:10 pm ICT by ANI
Johannesburg, June 18 (ANI): The two Dutch women arrested in the orange dress ambush-marketing saga were "very traumatised" by the experience, their lawyer said on Thursday."They were very traumatised; they were treated ... Read more...

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Bank Of America To Pay $108 Million As Settlement


June 8th, 2010 - 7:24 pm ICT by Pen Men At Work
Bank of America has agreed to pay $108 million as settlement charges for ripping off borrowers during the subprime crisis.. The settlement is one of the largest fines imposed in ... Read more...

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Two Canadians desecrate American flag


April 20th, 2010 - 12:23 pm ICT by IANS
Toronto, April 20 (IANS) Two Canadians face the music for lowering an American flag, maintained in honour of the Sep 11, 2001 victims, in California and replacing it with a Canadian flag. The ... Read more...

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Scarlett Keeling murder trial to begin on April 5


March 19th, 2010 - 5:51 pm ICT by ANI
Panaji, Mar 19 (ANI): The Goa Children's Court has set April 5 as the next hearing date of the trial into the rape and murder of British teenager Scarlett Keeling.The trial of ... Read more...

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Auckland jury retires for third day from Indian-origin liquor store owner’s trial


March 3rd, 2010 - 2:38 pm ICT by ANI
London, Mar. 3 (ANI): An Auckland High Court jury has ended the third day's deliberations in Indian-origin south Auckland liquor store owner Navtej Singh's June 2008 murder without a verdict.The jury that ... Read more...

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Auckland jury retires from Indian-origin liquor store owner’s trial


March 1st, 2010 - 1:45 pm ICT by ANI
Auckland, Mar. 1 (ANI): A New Zealand jury has retired to decide whether seven people are guilty of various charges in connection with the June 2008 fatal shooting of Indian-origin south Auckland ... Read more...

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Tyson won’t face charges for hitting paparazzo


January 3rd, 2010 - 12:27 pm ICT by IANS
London, Jan 3 (IANS) Former boxer Mike Tyson rang in the New Year as a free man - he won't face charges for lashing out at a paparazzo during a confrontation at ... Read more...

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