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Former US Congresswoman’s shooter pleads guilty


August 8th, 2012 - 1:01 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Aug 8 (IANS/EFE) Jared Lee Loughner pleaded guilty Tuesday to the January 2011 mass shooting in Tucson, Arizona, that left six people dead and 13 wounded, including Congresswoman Gabrielle ... Read more...

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Chinese man jailed for helping mother commit suicide


May 31st, 2012 - 10:02 pm ICT by IANS
Beijing, May 31 (IANS) A man in China has been sentenced to three years in jail for helping his paralysed mother kill herself by consuming pesticide, a court said.The 73-year-old ... Read more...

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India’s charges against Headley may make no material difference (Comment)


December 22nd, 2011 - 6:04 pm ICT by IANS
The decision by India's National Investigation Agency (NIA) to formally file charges against David Coleman Headley is unlikely to be of any material consequence for the convicted key Mumbai terror plotter ... Read more...

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Australian teen gets 13-year jail for killing Indian student


December 22nd, 2011 - 4:52 pm ICT by IANS
Melbourne, Dec 22 (IANS) A teenager in Australia was sentenced to 13 years in prison Thursday for stabbing to death an Indian student here last year.Nitin Garg died of his ... Read more...

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Judge tells Butt he was the ‘orchestrator’ of spot-fixing


November 3rd, 2011 - 6:38 pm ICT by IANS
London, Nov 3 (IANS) The judge at the Southwark Crown Court while punishing the three Pakistani cricketers for their role in spot-fixing said Thursday that he had reserved the harshest ... Read more...

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Verdict against Pakistani cricketers warning for others: ICC


November 2nd, 2011 - 11:56 am ICT by IANS
Dubai, Nov 2 (IANS) International Cricket Council (ICC) chief executive Haroon Lorgat says the London court's verdict in the corruption case against three Pakistani players should serve as a "further ... Read more...

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Redmond O’Neal dealing with drug possession charges


August 5th, 2011 - 8:23 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Santa Monica, Aug 5 (THAINDIAN NEWS) 26-year-old Redmond O’Neal has been charged with possession of illegal handgun and heroin. O’Neal, the son of the late Farrah Fawcett and Ryan O’Neal, was in ... Read more...

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Tenth Somali pirate pleads guilty in pirate attack that left 4 Americans killed


May 27th, 2011 - 5:34 am ICT by BNO News
NORFOLK, VIRGINIA (BNO NEWS) -- A tenth Somali pirate pled guilty in the United States on Thursday for his role in the hijacking of the American yacht the S/V Quest, which resulted ... Read more...

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Another Indian American pleads guilty to tax evasion


April 14th, 2011 - 10:32 am ICT by IANS
New York, April 14 (IANS) Another Indian American banking with HSBC India has pleaded guilty to tax evasion days after a New Jersey businessman admitted to conspiring with five ... Read more...

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Indian-American pleads guilty to hiding Indian bank accounts


April 12th, 2011 - 11:09 am ICT by IANS
Washington, April 12 (IANS) An Indian-American businessman has pleaded guilty to conspiring with five HSBC bankers to keep his Indian accounts "below the radar" to evade taxes in the United ... Read more...

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Ja Rule admits to $3M tax evasion in New Jersey


March 23rd, 2011 - 3:16 pm ICT by ANI
New York, March 23 (ANI): American rapper and actor Ja Rule has admitted that he failed to pay taxes on more than 3 million dollars in income earned between 2004 and 2006.The ... Read more...

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Osama’s Sudanese cook to walk free in 2012 after sentence reduced to two years


February 10th, 2011 - 1:38 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Feb 10(ANI): A US military commission has reduced Al-Qaeda chief Osama bin Laden's former cook and driver Ibrahim al-Qosi's sentence to two years in prison.Al-Qosi, a native of Sudan, who worked ... Read more...

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Company fined $100,000 for improper home insulation


February 4th, 2011 - 5:51 pm ICT by IANS
Sydney, Feb 4 (IANS) A company has been fined $100,000 for a death linked to the federal government's botched up home insulation programme.Matthew Fuller, 25, was electrocuted Oct 14, 2009 while installing ... Read more...

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Celebrity beauty salon owner pleads guilty to cheating


January 23rd, 2011 - 10:13 pm ICT by IANS
London, Jan 23 (IANS) A beauty salon boss accused of scamming A-list clients including Liv Tyler and Jennifer Aniston out of thousands of dollars has pleaded guilty to a charge of ... Read more...

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Former British MP Illsley pleads guilty to false accounting


January 11th, 2011 - 7:16 pm ICT by BNO News
LONDON (BNO NEWS) -- Former British Member of Parliament Eric Illsley on Tuesday pleaded guilty to false accounting at a London court, Scotland Yard said.Illsley, 55, pleaded guilty to three counts of ... Read more...

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Indian-origin doc in Oz admits to manslaughter of prostitute


December 23rd, 2010 - 3:13 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, Dec 23 (ANI): An Indian-origin neurosurgeon accused of murdering two prostitutes has admitted to the manslaughter of one, who died after cocaine-fuelled sex sessions at his Sydney home.Suresh Surendranath Nair, 42, ... Read more...

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Former Indian online poker billionaire avoids jail in US


December 17th, 2010 - 11:05 am ICT by IANS
Washington, Dec 17 (IANS) Thanks to confusion over how US law applies to online poker, Anurag Dikshit, a former Indian online poker billionaire, has escaped with only one year of probation and ... Read more...

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Grammy Nominated Rapper Ja Rule Pleades Guilty To Firearm Charge


December 14th, 2010 - 9:48 pm ICT by GD
By Gina Gomez Dec 14, (THAINDIAN NEWS) Rapper Jeffrey Atkins aka Ja Rule has landed himself in hot water after police found out semi-automatic firearm from the backseat of his luxury car, the ... Read more...

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Russian used spam mails to sell Viagra


December 3rd, 2010 - 2:54 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Dec 3 (IANS) A 23-year-old Russian man, who has been indicted in the US for generating a third of spam emails worldwide, infected thousands of computers intending to sell counterfeit goods, ... Read more...

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Malaysian cabbie to serve 14-year jail term after raping underage girls


November 23rd, 2010 - 6:30 pm ICT by ANI
Kuala Lumpur, Nov 23 (ANI): A Malaysian taxi driver, who identifies himself as 'Uncle', was jailed for 14 years and ordered to be whipped five times for raping, attempting to rape and ... Read more...

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Charlie Sheen Caught With A Mystery Girl In A Hotel


October 29th, 2010 - 2:28 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
October 29, 2010 (Sampurn Wire): This Tuesday, Charlie Sheen was involved in a meltdown at a hotel room in New York City. The police came in and took the inebriated Charlie ... Read more...

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Charlie Sheen’s pals fear he would die


October 27th, 2010 - 5:39 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Oct 27 (ANI): Charlie Sheen's friends fear the actor would die soon.They say that the star has been hanging out with some 'bad people' over the last few months.Sheen has been ... Read more...

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Child soldier pleads guilty to killing US medic in Afghanistan


October 26th, 2010 - 12:34 pm ICT by IANS
By Gurmukh Singh Toronto, Oct 26 (IANS) Toronto-born Omar Khadr, the only child soldier and last western prisoner held at Guantanamo, Monday pleaded guilty to killing an American in Afghanistan and all ... Read more...

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Die Hard director goes to jail for perjury


October 5th, 2010 - 5:14 pm ICT by ANI
London, Oct 5 (ANI): John McTiernan, director of the Die Hard films, has been sentenced to one year in prison for perjury.McTiernan was also involved in lying to officials in a wiretapping ... Read more...

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US man with 23 kids by 14 women jailed for not paying child support


September 30th, 2010 - 6:35 pm ICT by ANI
London, Sept 30 (ANI): A man in the US, who fathered 23 children by 14 women, has been jailed for not paying child support.Howard Veal, 44, who owes an astonishing 533,000 dollars ... Read more...

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Paris Hilton ‘disappointed’ after Japan ban


September 23rd, 2010 - 3:12 pm ICT by ANI
London, Sep 23 (ANI): Paris Hilton has said that she was disappointed after being barred from entering Japan following her cocaine confession in the US.The hotel heiress has returned to the ... Read more...

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Paris Hilton denied entry into Japan after guilty plea in the U.S.


September 23rd, 2010 - 2:07 am ICT by BNO News
TOKYO (BNO NEWS) -- Celebrity Paris Hilton on Wednesday was denied entry into Japan by the country's immigration officials due to her guilty plea on cocaine possession."Paris is very disappointed ... Read more...

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New York man admits stealing gold from South Asian homes


September 22nd, 2010 - 3:36 pm ICT by IANS
By Arun Kumar Washington, Sep 22 (IANS) A second New York man has admitted to conspiring to steal at least $500,000 worth of gold and other valuables from 37 homes of South Asians ... Read more...

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Paris Hilton Manages to Escape Jail Time With 1 Year Suspended Sentence


September 20th, 2010 - 10:13 pm ICT by Angela Kaye Mason
Sep 20 (THAINDIAN NEWS) After appearing in a Los Angeles court room on Monday, it seems the pampered princess Paris Hilton has managed to deal her way out of spending ... Read more...

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Burglar in UK drops phone at victim’s house, then calls police to report it missing


September 14th, 2010 - 6:53 pm ICT by ANI
London, Sept 14 (ANI): A burglar in Britain really made it easy for the police to catch him, when after leaving his phone at his victim's place he called them to report ... Read more...

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Indian pleads guilty to killing toddler in Australia


September 7th, 2010 - 1:48 pm ICT by IANS
Melbourne, Sep 7 (IANS) An Indian national accused of killing three-year-old Gurshan Singh Channa pleaded guilty Tuesday to the crime in a court in Australia. Gursewak Dhillon, 23, appeared in Melbourne Magistrates Court ... Read more...

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“Jersey Shore” Guidette Snooki Faces Trial?


August 20th, 2010 - 7:07 pm ICT by GD
By Gina Gomez Aug 20, (THAINDIAN NEWS) The "Jersey Shore" "guidette" Nicole "Snooki" Polizzi who was arrested on July 30 for her disorderly conduct skipped her hearing in a Seaside Heights, New Jersey ... Read more...

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Nepal apex court demolishes Sobhraj’s marriage claim


August 16th, 2010 - 4:45 pm ICT by IANS
By Sudeshna Sarkar Kathmandu, Aug 16 (IANS) After dismissing his "not guilty" plea in a nearly 40-year-old murder case, Nepal's Supreme Court has now demolished the claim by yesteryear's master criminal Charles Sobhraj ... Read more...

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Andrew Palmer sentenced for faking seizures in restaurants to avoid paying bills


August 13th, 2010 - 8:24 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Baltimore, Aug 13 (THAINDIAN NEWS) For feigning seizure to avoid paying his restaurant bills, a man has been given the maximum sentence for theft scheme.The man in question is Andrew ... Read more...

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UN acquits Sobhraj, asks Nepal for his release, compensation


August 5th, 2010 - 2:32 pm ICT by IANS
By Sudeshna Sarkar Kathmandu, Aug 5 (IANS) Seven years after remaining behind bars in Nepal for the alleged murder of an American tourist and having his "not guilty" plea rejected by Nepali ... Read more...

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