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Millionaire’s daughter, postman among London looters


August 11th, 2011 - 6:15 pm ICT by IANS
London, Aug 11 (IANS) From a charity worker to a postman to a millionaire's daughter -- all appeared in courts here to answer charges over the riots that have plagued ... Read more...

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Laurel’s childhood home to be sold


March 21st, 2011 - 4:54 pm ICT by IANS
London, March 21 (IANS) The childhood home of Stan Laurel - of the legendary Hollywood comedy duo Laurel and Hardy - will be auctioned this month.Bids for the house in ... Read more...

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Comic Stan Laurel’s childhood home up for grabs


March 21st, 2011 - 12:13 pm ICT by ANI
London, Mar 21 (ANI): The home where comic Stan Laurel once lived will be auctioned later this month.The two-bedroom property in Bishop Auckland where Laurel, one half of duo Laurel and Hardy, ... Read more...

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Kids who go to comprehensive school ’suffer no disadvantages in later life’


March 3rd, 2011 - 4:47 pm ICT by ANI
London, Mar 3 (ANI): Children who attend grammar schools are no better off in terms of social mobility when compared with comprehensive pupils, according to a 50-year study.Researchers at the universities of ... Read more...

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Brit college girl posts topless pics on website


February 12th, 2011 - 6:28 pm ICT by ANI
London, Feb 12 (ANI): A Cheltenham Ladies' College first-year student has posted topless photos of herself on a lads' magazine website which offers the winner the chance to take part in ... Read more...

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15 and Pregnant, Leah La Roche Dies of Suspected Heart Attack


January 19th, 2011 - 2:02 am ICT by Angela Kaye Mason
Jan 18 (THAINDIAN NEWS) A fifteen year old pregnant grammar school girl, and her unborn baby have died after an apparent heart attack after being rushed to the Maritime Hospital in Gillingham. ... Read more...

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UK man joins Abhishek, Deepika in ‘Khelein Hum Jee Jaan Sey’


November 16th, 2010 - 1:46 pm ICT by ANI
London, Nov 16 (ANI): A man, originally from West Yorkshire, has landed a major role in a new Bollywood movie.Jan Bostock moved to India six years ago and was approached ... Read more...

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22-yr-old Brit man arrested for ‘trying to rape mum, gouging out her eyes’


November 15th, 2010 - 2:41 pm ICT by ANI
London, Nov 15 (ANI): A 22-year-old former grammar school student has been arrested by cops for allegedly attempting to rape his mother and gouging out her eyes - moments after police had ... Read more...

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Australian priest sacked over child pornography


August 25th, 2010 - 1:35 am ICT by IANS
Melbourne, Aug 25 (IANS) A former school church priest has been sacked from a girls' college in Sydney after being charged with possessing child pornography. Reverend Matthew David O'Meara, 40, who worked at ... Read more...

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Mick Jagger returns to school to inaugurate new rooms


July 17th, 2010 - 5:22 pm ICT by ANI
London, July 17 (ANI): Sir Mick Jagger delighted students at his former school by making a personal visit to debut new rooms at an arts centre named in his honour.The Rolling Stones ... Read more...

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“Single Ladies” Dance By Seven Year Old Girls Raging On Web


May 15th, 2010 - 6:43 pm ICT by GD
By Meena Kar May 15, (THAINDIAN NEWS) Though many people have voiced their thoughts earlier that the new generation children are growing faster than before due to their overexposure to the world due ... Read more...

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Two school students drown in Brahmaputra


February 7th, 2010 - 7:12 pm ICT by IANS
Guwahati, Feb 7 (IANS) Two school students were drowned in the Brahmaputra river after a group of seven students in Assam's main city went for a picnic from home on the pretext ... Read more...

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11 killed in Hyderabad building collapse (Third Lead)


February 6th, 2010 - 12:30 am ICT by IANS
Hyderabad, Feb 5 (IANS) Eleven construction workers were killed and four injured as a building under construction collapsed here Friday, police said. Rescue workers retrieved 11 bodies and pulled out four workers alive ... Read more...

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Seven killed in Hyderabad building collapse (Second Lead)


February 5th, 2010 - 8:00 pm ICT by IANS
Hyderabad, Feb 5 (IANS) At least seven construction workers were killed and four injured as a building still under construction collapsed here Friday, police said. Rescue workers retrieved seven bodies and pulled out ... Read more...

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Two killed in Hyderabad building collapse (Lead)


February 5th, 2010 - 6:46 pm ICT by IANS
Hyderabad, Feb 5 (IANS) At least two construction workers were killed and two injured as an under-construction building collapsed here Friday, police said. Rescue workers retrieved the two bodies and rescued two others ... Read more...

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US Ambassador congratulates Indian, Pakistani winners for NASA competition


February 2nd, 2010 - 8:18 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Feb.2 (ANI): United States Ambassador to India Timothy J. Roemer on Tuesday congratulated Indian and Pakistani student winners here for having successfully contested in the 16th Annual International Space Settlement ... Read more...

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Indian, Pakistani students excited about winning space competition


February 2nd, 2010 - 5:32 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 2 (IANS) It was like a dream come true for Sara Afzal, a student of class 11 from Lahore, when her team won the Asia Space Settlement Design Competition ... Read more...

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‘Normal women’ replace size-zero models in German magazine


January 4th, 2010 - 1:14 pm ICT by ANI
London, January 04 (ANI): German fashion magazine Brigitte has come up with its first issue using amateur models after banning professionals following complaints and criticism from it's readers.In October last year, the ... Read more...

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Jacko’s death leaves Pak stars shocked and depressed


June 27th, 2009 - 2:36 pm ICT by ANI
Islamabad, Jun 27 (ANI): Pakistani stars have expressed their shock and depression over the demise of King of Pop Michael Jackson. The stars had nothing but praise for Jacko, and said that ... Read more...

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Keyboards fast making handwriting history


February 27th, 2009 - 3:26 pm ICT by ANI
London, Feb 27 (ANI): When your great-great-grandchildren will find that letter of yours in the attic, theyll have to take it to a specialist to decipher the strange symbols for them, ... Read more...

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UK govt turning teachers into “social workers and surrogate parents”


July 7th, 2008 - 6:34 pm ICT by ANI
London, July 7 (ANI): A headmaster of one of the Britains popular public school is blaming the Government for turning school teachers into "social workers and surrogate parents".Rod MacKinnon, the head ... Read more...

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Shakespeare cut into bite-sized chunks to help pupils pass exams


May 10th, 2008 - 2:11 pm ICT by admin
London, May 10 (ANI): The works of Shakespeare are being cut into bite-sized chunks to make them easier for children to understand.Theatres are staging productions of individual scenes, rather than ... Read more...

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700 people gatecrash Brit girls 18th birthday party!


March 17th, 2008 - 4:49 pm ICT by admin
London, Mar 17 (ANI): A pupil at Torquay Grammar School has admitted that her 18th birthday party got a bit out of hand when 700 people gate-crashed it.Sarah Ruscoe had expected ... Read more...

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UK Sikh dentistry student jailed for stabbing pregnant Muslim love rival


November 30th, 2007 - 2:07 pm ICT by admin
London, Nov.30 (ANI): Twenty-three-year-old Sikh woman Harmohinder (Mindy) Sanghera, who was destined for a lucrative career as a dentist, will now spend the next 14 years in jail, after being convicted for ... Read more...

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