february 17

Bride kills groom on wedding night

February 20th, 2012 - 8:39 pm ICT by IANS
Moscow, Feb 20 (IANS/RIA Novosti) A wedding celebration in Russia's Perm region went horribly wrong when the 20-year-old bride stabbed her 18-year-old groom to death after traditional toasts, the regional ... Read more...

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Gaddafi forces using schoolboy conscripts to regain Misurata

April 16th, 2011 - 12:49 pm ICT by ANI
Tripoli, Apr 16 (ANI): Libyan leader Colonel Muammar Gaddafi is reportedly using schoolboy conscripts as young as 15 in a bid to regain the rebel-held town of Misurata.Young government troops captured ... Read more...

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Congress responsible for Gujarat Govt. IT inquiry: Minister

March 15th, 2011 - 7:04 pm ICT by ANI
Gandhinagar, Mar.15 (ANI): Gujarat's Minister of State for Industries, Saurabh Patel, on Tuesday, blamed the Congress party for an income tax inquiry on several investors who had signed memoranda of understanding (MOUs) ... Read more...

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Three university students charged for voyeurism in UK court

March 9th, 2011 - 5:50 pm ICT by ANI
London, Mar 9 (ANI): Three university students have been charged for voyeurism in a British court after filming a woman having sex.George Iaponas, 24, had sex with the woman while his ... Read more...

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Libyan diplomats in India stand up for revolution

February 26th, 2011 - 12:17 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 25 (IANS) Days after the Libyan ambassador to India resigned to protest the violent crackdown by Libyan strongman Muammar Gaddafi on pro-democracy demonstrators, the diplomats of the country's embassy ... Read more...

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Libyan Embassy in Delhi sympathizes anti-government protests

February 25th, 2011 - 9:48 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Feb 25 (ANI): The Libyan Embassy in New Delhi has sympathized with the families of the people, who have lost their lives during protests against the regime of Colonel Muammar ... Read more...

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Zimbabwe not scared of facing No.1 Australian team

February 19th, 2011 - 12:33 pm ICT by ANI
Ahmedabad, Feb 19 (ANI): Full with confidence ahead of their first match of the World Cup againt defending champions, the Zimbabwean team has said that they are not afraid of the Australian ... Read more...

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Brain’s ‘visual reading’ part does not require vision at all: Study

February 18th, 2011 - 5:21 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Feb 18 (ANI): A new study has found that the portion of the brain responsible for visual reading lights up - whether it's a person with sight who is reading, or ... Read more...

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US to ‘certify’ before Pak court that murder-accused official has diplomatic immunity

February 15th, 2011 - 5:27 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Feb 15(ANI): The United States has announced that it will present a petition in the Pakistani court hearing the case of double-murder accused US diplomat Raymond Davis to certify that he ... Read more...

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Cricket fans in Kohima wish Team India good luck

February 15th, 2011 - 4:15 pm ICT by ANI
Kohima, Feb 15 (ANI): Even though the game of cricket is not much popular in India's northeastern region, the ensuing ICC World Cup has aroused overwhelming interest among the enthusiasts of ... Read more...

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Pak singer Rahat Fateh Ali Khan released, cannot leave India

February 14th, 2011 - 9:48 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Feb 14 (ANI): The Directorate of Revenue Intelligence (DRI) on Monday released Pakistani singer Rahat Fateh Ali Khan, a day after he was detained at Delhi's Indira Gandhi International Airport ... Read more...

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Shah Rukh Khan’s postponed Muscat show now to be held on March 31

February 13th, 2011 - 12:28 pm ICT by ANI
Muscat, Feb 13 (ANI): Bollywood superstar Rukh Khan's show, which was postponed earlier, would now reportedly be held at a sports stadium in Muscat on March 31.The show was scheduled ... Read more...

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India will come in as favourites for World Cup: White

February 12th, 2011 - 10:15 pm ICT by ANI
Bangalore, Feb 12(ANI): Australian batsman Cameron White reckons that the Indian team is one of the favourites for the upcoming World Cup."The Indian team is obviously full of very good players ... Read more...

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Shah Rukh Khan’s show in Muscat postponed until March

February 8th, 2011 - 2:13 pm ICT by ANI
Dubai, Feb 8 (ANI): Bollywood superstar Shah Rukh Khan's show in Muscat has been postponed until March and the final date will be confirmed soon.The show was scheduled to take place ... Read more...

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ArcelorMittal, partner nearing absolute control of Baffinland

February 8th, 2011 - 1:01 pm ICT by IANS
By Gurmukh Singh Toronto, Feb 8 (IANS) ArcelorMittal and Nunavut Iron Ore Acquisition Inc., which jointly acquired Canada's iron ore-rich Baffinland Iron Mines Corporation last month, Monday announced further consolidation of their ... Read more...

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Britney Spears Releases “Hold It Against Me” Teasers

February 6th, 2011 - 8:12 pm ICT by GD
By Gina Gomez Feb 6, (THAINDIAN NEWS) Singing sensation Britney Spears is all set to release her new album, "Femme Fatale" in March and the singer has promised that her latest presentation is ... Read more...

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Rouvanjit suicide case: La Martiniere principal granted bail

February 4th, 2011 - 10:30 pm ICT by ANI
Kolkata, Feb 4 (ANI): A Kolkata court on Friday granted bail to the principal of La Martiniere School for boys and three other teachers in connection with the caning and subsequent suicide ... Read more...

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Adarsh scam: CBI informs Bombay High Court about registration of FIR

February 1st, 2011 - 9:07 pm ICT by ANI
Mumbai, Feb 1 (ANI): The Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) on Tuesday informed the Bombay High Court that it has registered case against 13 accused in the Adarsh Housing Society scam.The High ... Read more...

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Belgium poised for world record over operating without government for longest period

February 1st, 2011 - 6:01 pm ICT by ANI
Brussels, Feb 1 (ANI): Belgium could soon become a record holder nation for operating for the longest period of time without a government.Belgium has been operating without a government since June ... Read more...

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Pak court blocks ‘murder-accused US diplomat’ from exiting country

February 1st, 2011 - 1:43 pm ICT by ANI
Lahore, Feb 01(ANI): The Lahore High Court (LHC) has directed the government to include US national Raymond Davis, who shot two persons to death at Mazang Chowk in Lahore last Thursday, in ... Read more...

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India will come in as favourites for World Cup: Smith

January 28th, 2011 - 5:14 pm ICT by ANI
Cape Town, Jan 28(ANI): South African captain Graeme Smith reckons that the three hosts of the upcoming World Cup will be the teams to beat, with India favourites for the title."I think ... Read more...

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Shah Rukh Khan Set To Be A Part Of Omani Lifestyle!

January 25th, 2011 - 11:49 am ICT by Sampurn Wire
As the Sultanate of Oman gears for one of its biggest festivals, guess who has been invited to be a part of the do and enchant the visitors? The almost ... Read more...

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Sarah Palin to speak to Long Island Association next month

January 22nd, 2011 - 1:24 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Jan 22 (ANI): Former Alaska Governor Sarah Palin will speak to the Long Island Association on February 17.Palin has agreed to the high-profile speaking engagement to New York business leaders ... Read more...

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‘CSI’ Gets Back Badass Justin Beiber

January 13th, 2011 - 11:58 am ICT by Sampurn Wire
releasing on February 11 and then its another episode of 'CSI'.Justin Beiber returns to 'CSI' after his last appearance in September. He had received good reviews for his role of ... Read more...

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‘American Idol’ Is Back Again

January 12th, 2011 - 11:58 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
Excitement is building up as there is hardly a week left for the 'American Idol'. This will be the American Idol’s tenth season. Simon Cowell will no longer be a ... Read more...

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‘Ghost Rider: Spirit of Vengeance’ Offers A Lot To Look Forward To

January 7th, 2011 - 6:04 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
.Cage added that the directors of the film wanted to bring a fresher perspective to the story and it will be a new experience altogether.Cage is full of praises for his ... Read more...

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Indians on death row in UAE refuse settlement proposal

December 31st, 2010 - 1:50 pm ICT by ANI
Dubai, Dec 31 (ANI): A proposal to settle the case involving seventeen Indians, who have appealed the death penalty for killing a Pakistani in Sharjah has been refused.According to their lawyer, the ... Read more...

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Lawyers show black flags to Karunanidhi

April 25th, 2010 - 6:40 pm ICT by ANI
Chennai, Apr 25 (ANI): An Advocate's group staged a black flag protest against Tamil Nadu Chief Minister M Karunanidhi at the Madras High Court premises on Sunday.Protesting lawyers held Karunanidhi responsible for ... Read more...

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Royal Opera House to stage premiere on Anna Nicole Smith’s life

March 11th, 2010 - 5:14 pm ICT by ANI
London, Mar 11 (ANI): The Royal Opera House (ROH) is set to stage an opera about the life of former Playboy model Anna Nicole Smith, who died in 2007.According to the ... Read more...

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Under administration Reader’s Digest UK finds 100 potential buyers

March 6th, 2010 - 3:36 pm ICT by ANI
London, Mar. 6 (ANI): The British edition of under administration Reader's Digest has found nearly 100 potential buyers, with around 30 percent of them being interested in acquiring the whole business, administrators ... Read more...

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JFK air traffic controller let two kids direct planes: FAA officials

March 4th, 2010 - 2:13 pm ICT by ANI
New York, Mar 4(ANI): The Federal Aviation Authority (FAA), investigating a shocking recording of a child giving transmissions to pilots from the air-traffic control tower at the John F. Kennedy Airport in ... Read more...

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Federal Aviation Administration responds to tape where child directs planes

March 4th, 2010 - 1:29 am ICT by BNO News
WASHINGTON D.C. (BNO NEWS) – The two employees at John F. Kennedy Airport Tower are on administrative leave following an incident in February when a child was talking to pilots on an ... Read more...

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Police preparedness assessed in all states: Chidambaram

March 3rd, 2010 - 12:26 am ICT by ANI
New Delhi, March 2 (ANI): Union Home Minister P. Chidambaram on Tuesday said that Centre has been able to construct a base line of the capacity and preparedness of the police ... Read more...

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1984 anti-Sikh riots case: Delhi High Court grants bail to Sajjan Kumar

February 26th, 2010 - 12:59 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Feb 26 (ANI): Congress leader Sajjan Kumar was on Friday granted bail by the Delhi High Court in connection with the two cases registered against him in the 1984 anti-Sikh ... Read more...

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Duke Lacrosse Accuser Arrested for Murder

February 19th, 2010 - 4:02 am ICT by Angela Kaye Mason
Durham, Feb 18 (THAINDIAN NEWS) You may remember in 2006, when Crystal Gail Mangum , of North Carolina, falsely accused three Duke lacrosse players, of raping her at an off-campus party that ... Read more...

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