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French woman held for stealing handbag


August 22nd, 2012 - 9:55 pm ICT by IANS
Singapore, Aug 22 (IANS) A French woman was Wednesday charged with stealing a handbag worth around $26,000 at a casino resort in Singapore, Xinhua reported.Olivia Lemercier Maurice, 42, will plead ... Read more...

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`Using religion for vested interests a norm in Pakistan’


February 20th, 2012 - 1:39 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, Feb 20 (IANS) It is unfortunate that using religion for vested interests has become a norm in Pakistan, said a daily.An editorial in the Daily Times said that it ... Read more...

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Restaurant owner in custody for attempted rape of tourist


December 22nd, 2011 - 11:22 pm ICT by IANS
Udaipur, Dec 22 (IANS) A restaurant owner in Rajasthan's Udaipur city was sent to judicial custody by a court Thursday, a day after he was arrested on charges of attempting ... Read more...

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Women with breast implants alerted to cancer risk


December 3rd, 2011 - 8:21 pm ICT by IANS
London, Dec 3 (IANS) Tens of thousands of women in Britain who have had breast implants were urged to have medical check-ups amid fears they are at heightened risk of ... Read more...

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French woman aid worker kidnapped in Yemen: Report


November 23rd, 2011 - 4:57 am ICT by IANS
Paris, Nov 23 (IANS) A French woman aid worker has been abducted in Yemen, a media report said.Citing Yemeni security officials, French broadcaster RTL said two foreign nationals, including a ... Read more...

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Kenyan forces in shootout with French woman’s abductors


October 2nd, 2011 - 12:01 am ICT by IANS
Nairobi, Oct 1 (IANS) Kenya's security forces were engaged in a fierce shootout with abductors of the French woman who was kidnapped early on Saturday from a resort island in ... Read more...

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Kashmir police deny finding missing British girl (Third Lead)


July 28th, 2011 - 10:52 pm ICT by IANS
Srinagar, July 28 (IANS) The Jammu and Kashmir Police Thursday denied media reports that a British girl who had reportedly gone missing in Portugal four years ago was found ... Read more...

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Abducted British girl spotted in India? (Lead)


July 28th, 2011 - 6:40 pm ICT by IANS
London, July 28 (IANS) A four-year-old British girl, who was allegedly kidnapped while on a holiday in Portugal in 2007, has reportedly been tracked down to Leh city in ... Read more...

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Christine Lagarde is new IMF chief


June 29th, 2011 - 3:19 am ICT by IANS
Washington, June 29 (IANS) French Finance Minister Christine Lagarde was Tuesday named as the new chief of the International Monetary Fund (IMF), Xinhua reported.Lagarde will become the first woman to ... Read more...

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When Queen was offered horse sperm as gift


May 20th, 2011 - 7:29 pm ICT by IANS
London, May 20 (IANS) In her nearly six decades on the throne, Britain's Queen Elizabeth II has received numerous gifts but none as unusual as the one proffered Thursday ... Read more...

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Al Qaeda releases video of French hostages


April 27th, 2011 - 7:58 pm ICT by IANS
Paris, April 27 (IANS/AKI) Al Qaeda has released a video of four French nationals kidnapped in Niger last year and kept hostage till now. In the video, the hostages urge ... Read more...

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French woman, four children found buried in garden


April 23rd, 2011 - 6:42 pm ICT by IANS
London, April 23 (IANS) Police in France are hunting a man who shot dead his wife and four children and then buried the bodies in the garden, it was reported ... Read more...

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Of love and longing for India: a French woman’s journey


January 20th, 2011 - 11:12 am ICT by IANS
By Shubha Singh New Delhi, Jan 20 (IANS) Christelle Gourdine, a French national of Guadeloupean and Indian origin, has been fascinated by her Indian roots for many years. But she is surprised and ... Read more...

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How French granny stuck in loo for 3 weeks kept her spirits up


November 26th, 2010 - 2:38 pm ICT by ANI
Sydney, Nov 26 (ANI): An elderly French woman, who was trapped in her windowless bathroom for three weeks, kept herself calm by taking showers and brushing her teeth.The 69-year-old grandmother 's ... Read more...

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Mark Ronson wants to marry soon


September 25th, 2010 - 11:36 pm ICT by IANS
London, Sep 25 (IANS) Musician Mark Ronson is reportedly marrying his French actress girlfriend Josephine De La Baume soon. The "Bang, Bang, Bang" hitmaker who has previously dated British model Daisy Lowe ... Read more...

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Hundreds of thousands of Japanese registered as being over 100 are unaccounted for


September 10th, 2010 - 5:11 pm ICT by BNO News
TOKYO (BNO NEWS) -- Hundreds of thousands of people across Japan are unaccounted for even though they are registered as being alive and more than 100 years old, the country's Ministry of ... Read more...

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French woman, 78, survives 6 days after falling down Alpine ravine


September 7th, 2010 - 2:03 pm ICT by ANI
London, Sep 7 (ANI): A 78-year-old French woman survived for nearly a week after falling down a ravine on a walk in an Alpine forest before being found.Michele Riotton, suffering from ... Read more...

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Myanmar’s Daw Mya Kyi is world’s oldest woman


August 16th, 2010 - 7:17 pm ICT by IANS
Yangon, Aug 16 (IANS) A 118-year-old woman in Myanmar is the world's oldest woman, Xinhua reported Monday. Daw Mya Kyi, who lives in the country's Mandalay division, is older than French woman Eugenie ... Read more...

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French mother charged with killing eight babies (Lead)


July 29th, 2010 - 9:45 pm ICT by IANS
Paris, July 29 (IANS) A 45-year-old woman, who is the mother of two grown-up girls, has been charged with the murder of her eight newborn babies in France. Dominique Cottrez, a ... Read more...

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Clooney’s Italian girlfriend implicated in sex and drugs scandal


July 29th, 2010 - 12:57 pm ICT by ANI
London, July 29 (ANI): George Clooney's Italian girlfriend Elisabetta Canalis is at the centre of a wide-ranging sex and drugs scandal involving businessmen, celebrities and high-class prostitutes. It is believed that Canalis, ... Read more...

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World’s oldest woman, 114, dies


May 4th, 2010 - 2:48 pm ICT by ANI
London, May 4 (ANI): Kama Chinen, from Okinawa in southern Japan, believed to be the oldest person in the world has died at the age of 114 years and 356 days old.Before ... Read more...

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French Woman Driver Fined For Wearing Face Veil


April 25th, 2010 - 7:52 pm ICT by GD
By Gina Gomez Nantes, France, Apr 25, (THAINDIAN NEWS) A French woman driver has been fined recently by the police authorities for wearing the niqab, a veil that covers the entire face with ... Read more...

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French woman fined for driving while wearing Islamic veil


April 23rd, 2010 - 3:49 pm ICT by IANS
Paris, April 23 (DPA) A French woman who was driving while wearing an Islamic full-body veil was stopped by police in the city of Nantes and fined 22 euro ($29), Europe 1 ... Read more...

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World’s first full face transplant carried out in Spain


April 23rd, 2010 - 12:43 pm ICT by IANS
London, April 23 (IANS) The world's first full face transplant has been carried out in Spain, a team of doctors has claimed. The Telegraph Friday reported that the operation took place on a ... Read more...

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French woman assaulted, robbed in Uttar Pradesh


March 16th, 2010 - 9:10 pm ICT by IANS
Lucknow, March 16 (IANS) A French woman was Tuesday assaulted by unidentified men and robbed of her money, credit cards and passport outside the railway station in Uttar Pradesh's Kanpur town, police ... Read more...

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French woman admits killing six of her newborn infants


March 15th, 2010 - 10:58 pm ICT by IANS
Paris, March 15 (DPA) A 38-year-old French woman admitted in court Monday that she had killed six of her children immediately after their birth, wrapped them in plastic bags and then hid ... Read more...

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Police probing death of French woman in Udaipur


March 7th, 2010 - 9:48 pm ICT by ANI
Udaipur, March 7 (ANI): Police in Rajasthan's Udaipur City is probing the death of a 24-year-old French woman, who was found under mysterious circumstances in a hotel room this week.Police confirmed finding ... Read more...

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The Rachael Ray Show: Diet Killers and French Love


January 15th, 2010 - 1:48 am ICT by Angela Kaye Mason
By Angela Kaye Mason Jan 14 (THAINDIAN NEWS) "Which Boots are Right For You" On today's "Rachael Ray Show," ladies were shown how to wear the season's famous "winter boot". "Gretta's Boot ... Read more...

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Infosys sacks techie, suspends two for criminal acts (Lead)


January 12th, 2010 - 9:54 pm ICT by IANS
Mysore Jan 12 (IANS) Infosys Technologies has sacked a software engineer for making a hoax bomb call to an airline at Delhi airport in October to avoid missing his Bangalore-bound flight. The ... Read more...

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Infosys techie arrested in Mysore for molesting French woman


December 5th, 2009 - 12:29 am ICT by IANS
Bangalore, Dec 4 (IANS) A software engineer with Infosys Technologies Ltd was arrested late Friday for allegedly molesting a French woman at Mysore, a senior police official said. Krishnamurthy, 28, was arrested under ... Read more...

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Headley met Mumbai realty agent in October to hire flat


November 13th, 2009 - 8:10 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Nov 13 (IANS) Mumbai realty broker Sunny Singh said that the LeT terror suspect David Coleman Headley, in custody of the FBI, and his "wife" had approached him in early October ... Read more...

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French Olympic swimming champion Laure Manaudou retires


September 18th, 2009 - 3:17 pm ICT by IANS
Paris, Sep 18 (DPA) The first French female swimmer to win an Olympic gold medal, Laure Manaudou, has announced her retirement, French media reported Friday. "I have all the titles. I have had ... Read more...

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Australian swimwear designer defends her `burqini’


August 13th, 2009 - 5:36 pm ICT by IANS
Sydney, Aug 13 (DPA) Australian swimwear designer Aheda Zanetti Thursday defended the full-length swimming costume she launched as the "burqini" five years ago. Her comments came after a French woman was denied entry ... Read more...

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France protests as Iran detains woman for spying


July 7th, 2009 - 4:15 am ICT by IANS
Paris, July 7 (DPA) France has demanded the immediate release of a French woman academician who has been arrested in Iran on charges of spying, the French foreign ministry said late Monday. "The ... Read more...

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Kanpur hospital employee held for molesting French tourist


June 8th, 2009 - 1:45 pm ICT by IANS
Lucknow, June 8 (IANS) An employee of a hospital in Uttar Pradesh's Kanpur town was arrested Monday for allegedly molesting a 24-year-old French tourist, police said. "The employee with the Hailet hospital in ... Read more...

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