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Pak cracks down on illegal Afghan refugees

March 2nd, 2011 - 5:54 pm ICT by ANI
Lahore, Mar 2(ANI): The Pakistan Government has launched a nationwide crackdown on Afghan refugees residing illegally in the country. A deadline was given to them to submit their data to the Office ... Read more...

Posted in South Asia |

China shuts down 60,000 porn sites in censorship crackdown

December 31st, 2010 - 1:11 pm ICT by ANI
London, Dec 31 (ANI): In a campaign against obscene material, China has shut down more than 60,000 pornographic websites and arrested 5,000 people.Beijing has run a highly publicised drive against lewd ... Read more...

Posted in South Asia |

Man faces jail for reading wife’s e-mail

December 28th, 2010 - 8:05 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Dec 28 (IANS) A man in the US faces a five-year jail term for reading his wife's e-mail, a media report said Tuesday. Computer technician Leon Walker from Michigan accessed ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Thailand To Jail Overstayers

September 24th, 2010 - 3:47 pm ICT by admin
BANGKOK ( -- Allegedly tired of overstaying foreigners arriving at Suvarnabhumi airport with a valid air ticket and the maximum fine of 20,000 Baht in their hands, the Immigration Department is ... Read more...

Posted in Thailand Tourism |

7 in 10 New Yorkers want proposed mosque away from Ground Zero: Poll

September 3rd, 2010 - 2:33 pm ICT by ANI
New York, Sep 3 (ANI): Seven out of ten New Yorkers participating in a New York poll, want the proposed Muslim community center and mosque to be relocated away from Ground Zero ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Fresh ID Theft in America Attacks The Social Security Numbers Of Kids

August 3rd, 2010 - 7:38 pm ICT by Pen Men At Work
August 3, 2010 (Pen Men at Work): It has now been revealed that the most modern variety of ID theft in America doesn't rely on pilfering your Social Security numbers. Now, robbers ... Read more...

Posted in World News |

Theft Of Kids’ Social Security Numbers May Collapse US Financial System

August 3rd, 2010 - 7:27 pm ICT by GD
By Gina Gomez Aug 3, (THAINDIAN NEWS) Beware! A new form of identity theft has hit the world in the recent past. The thieves are no longer interested in the Social Security Numbers ... Read more...

Posted in Odd news, Technology Industry News |

Tiger Woods gets $3 million to show up at JBWere Australian Masters

November 15th, 2009 - 2:56 am ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Melbourne, Nov 14 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Tiger Woods is currently a part of the JBWere Australian Masters 2009, which is being held this week in Melbourne.The JBWere Australian Masters is ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

Why analgesic drugs may be less potent in females than males

December 24th, 2008 - 5:48 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Dec 24 (ANI): For the first time, scientists have found why analgesic drug treatment is usually less potent in females than males."Opioid-based narcotics (such as morphine) are the most ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Impossible Quantum Uncollapse theory proved to be correct

August 7th, 2008 - 4:13 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, August 7 (ANI): A research team from the University of California at Santa Barbara in the US have proved that the Quantum Uncollapse hypothesis, a theory which was earlier thought ... Read more...

Posted in National |