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16 members of a family slaughtered in Honduras


September 21st, 2012 - 12:28 pm ICT by IANS
Tegucigalpa, Sep 21 (IANS/EFE) Sixteen members of an extended family were killed Thursday in a remote area of the eastern Honduran province of Olancho, a relative of the victims said.The ... Read more...

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One killed as drug plane makes forced landing in Honduras


July 4th, 2012 - 12:43 pm ICT by IANS
Tegucigalpa, July 4 (IANS/EFE) One person was killed and another injured Tuesday when their small plane loaded with cocaine made a forced landing near the eastern Honduran town of Catacamas, ... Read more...

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Drug-laden plane crashes in Honduras


July 4th, 2012 - 8:52 am ICT by IANS
Tegucigalpa, July 4 (IANS) A small plane carrying 600 kg of cocaine crashed in Honduras Tuesday, police said.The pilot was killed and his copilot was injured when the aircraft crashed ... Read more...

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Mob Wives’ Renee Graziano in prison to visit mobster dad


June 18th, 2012 - 7:34 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
New York, June 18 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Renee Graziano, one of the star of “Mob Wives” has visited her father Anthony Graziano for father’s day. Anthony, member of the Bonanno crime family is ... Read more...

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91 cops ill after having chicken soup in Peru


April 23rd, 2012 - 12:52 pm ICT by IANS
Lima, April 23 (IANS/EFE) As many as 91 police officers were affected by food poisoning at their base in Mazuco, which is in Peru's jungle region of Madre de Dios, ... Read more...

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Driver convicted in deaths of eight Puerto Rican inmates


April 3rd, 2012 - 12:00 pm ICT by IANS
San Juan, April 3 (IANS/EFE) A jury in Puerto Rico found a driver guilty of the deaths of eight prisoners who drowned when the vehicle he was transporting them in ... Read more...

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UAE foreign minister visits Argentina


March 16th, 2012 - 11:28 pm ICT by IANS
Buenos Aires, March 16 (IANS/WAM) Visiting United Arab Emirates (UAE) Foreign Minister Sheikh Abdullah bin Zayed Al Nahyan has met Argentine President Cristina Fernandez de Kirchner and held talks on ... Read more...

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US charges hackers in high-profile cyber attack


March 7th, 2012 - 1:41 pm ICT by IANS
New York, March 7 (IANS) Six hackers have been charged of computer crimes affecting over one million victims, the US Attorney's Office in New York said in a statement Tuesday.The ... Read more...

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UN chief seeks to ease Falkland tensions


February 11th, 2012 - 5:15 am ICT by IANS
United Nations, Feb 11 (IANS) UN Secretary-general Ban Ki-moon Friday called upon Argentina and Britain to prevent "an escalation" of tensions over the Falkland Islands.The secretary-general made the appeal when ... Read more...

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Mexican cops give six-year-old a traffic citation


January 13th, 2012 - 3:30 pm ICT by IANS
Ciudad Juarez (Mexico), Jan 13 (IANS/EFE) Traffic police personnel in the Mexican city of Ciudad Juarez gave a six-year-old boy a citation after he crashed his toy motorcycle into an ... Read more...

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Kids among eight hacked to death in Honduras


January 12th, 2012 - 12:39 pm ICT by IANS
Tegucigalpa, Jan 12 (IANS/EFE) Eight people, four of them children, were murdered in the Caribbean province of Colon, the Honduran government said.The victims, residents of the village of El Regadero, ... Read more...

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Alexis launches disc after three years working on it


December 14th, 2011 - 12:10 pm ICT by IANS
Miami, Dec 14 (IANS/EFE) Alexis Valdes is launching his second disc, "Con Carinito" (With Affection), a production he considers both a kind of "craziness" and a personal gift that he ... Read more...

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Forlan becomes highest scorer for Uruguay


October 13th, 2011 - 3:23 pm ICT by IANS
Montevideo (Uruguay), Oct 13 (IANS) Uruguay's football star Diego Forlan has become the leading goal scorer for the country's national team.The honour for the 32-year-old Forlan, who plays for Italian ... Read more...

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Breaking Bad: 4th Season, 11th Episode: Crawl Space


September 26th, 2011 - 9:47 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Los Angeles, Sept 26 (THAINDIAN NEWS) “Crawl Space” is the eleventh episode of the fourth season of the highly successful drama Breaking Bad. The episode starts with Gus taken to the middle ... Read more...

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Mexican city fires 400 cops


May 20th, 2011 - 11:19 am ICT by IANS
Ciudad Juarez (Mexico), May 20 (IANS/EFE) Some 400 police officers in this Mexican city have been dismissed since last October on suspicion they had ties to organised crime, Mayor Hector ... Read more...

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Walking robot HECTOR developed to study animal movements


April 20th, 2011 - 6:48 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, April 20 (ANI): A six-legged robot HECTOR (Hexapod Cognitive autonomously Operating Robot), designed by researchers at the University of Bielefeld's Center of Excellence Cognitive Interaction Technology, has been built to study ... Read more...

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Colorado Wildfire Still Threatening, 8 People Missing


September 9th, 2010 - 7:03 pm ICT by GD
By Ranjan Bhaduri Sep 9, (THAINDIAN NEWS) The Colorado wildfire is hogging the attention of the media now and as per the latest updates eight people are missing. These people did not ... Read more...

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Gang kills 17 in shoemaking workshop in Honduras


September 8th, 2010 - 9:23 am ICT by IANS
Tegucigalpa, Sep 8 (DPA) A group of armed men killed 17 people working in a shoemaking workshop Tuesday in the northern Honduran city of San Pedro Sula, 250 km from Tegucigalpa, police ... Read more...

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Four Bodies Found Decapitated And Hung From Bridge In Mexico: Edgar Valdez’s Name Emerges


August 23rd, 2010 - 8:39 pm ICT by GD
By Meena Kar Aug 23, (THAINDIAN NEWS) Headless bodies of four young men were found hanging upside down from a bridge near Mexico City on Sunday in what turned out to be one ... Read more...

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Chivas Win Inaugural Match In Chivas Estadio Against Manchester United


July 31st, 2010 - 7:30 pm ICT by GD
By Gina Gomez Mexico, July 31, (THAINDIAN NEWS) The Guadalajara Chivas have won against one of the best football clubs in the world. The friendly match which was played at the Chivas Estadio ... Read more...

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Maywood City Fires Everyone, Outsources Everything, “Municipal Genius”?


July 21st, 2010 - 9:15 pm ICT by Angela Kaye Mason
July 21 (THAINDIAN NEWS) A high school student who has been stopped three different times for suspicious activity in the town of Maywood, California says he is not upset by the incidents, ... Read more...

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Indiana Man Swipes “Singlesnet” Profile Image With Democrat Candidate Photo


July 9th, 2010 - 6:58 pm ICT by GD
By Ranjan Bhaduri Texas, July 9, (THAINDIAN NEWS) The Texas Land Commissioner run may be a tough one but the "oh -so-handsome" candidate Hector Uribe has made a strong impact upon a date ... Read more...

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Man kills girl for crying during World Cup


June 29th, 2010 - 2:49 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, June 29 (IANS) A man beat his two-year-old stepdaughter then suffocated her to death in an American town for crying during a World Cup football match between the US and Ghana ... Read more...

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Man kills 2-year-old stepdaughter with screw over WC TV match disturbance


June 29th, 2010 - 1:57 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, June 29 (ANI): McAllen police have arrested a 28-year-old man for killing his 2-year-old stepdaughter during the World Cup soccer game on last Saturday by jamming a screw down her throat ... Read more...

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Why winds on Venus blow faster than the planet’s rotation


May 28th, 2010 - 12:25 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, May 28 (ANI): Scientists may have found the answer to the long time puzzle - why do winds on the planet Venus blow faster than the planet's rotation.Venus rotates once every ... Read more...

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Larry King and wife were swingers, claims his ex-wife


April 28th, 2010 - 5:22 pm ICT by ANI
New York, Apr 28 (ANI): Larry King and his wife, Shawn Southwick, were swingers, that's the claim of the talk show host's former wife Julia Alexander King."Larry told me they both knew ... Read more...

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Baseball coach claims he slept with Larry King’s wife


April 21st, 2010 - 5:07 pm ICT by ANI
New York, April 21 (ANI): Hector Penate, a former Little League coach to the sons of Larry King, claims to have had a fling with the CNN star's estranged wife Shawn Southwick.He ... Read more...

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Larry King And Wife May Seek Counseling Instead Of Divorce


April 17th, 2010 - 7:29 pm ICT by GD
By Gina Gomez Apr 17, (THAINDIAN NEWS) Larry King has been in news for a few days now over reports of a probable divorce from his wife. CNN's famous talk show host Larry ... Read more...

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Transcendental meditation can help cure depression


April 9th, 2010 - 3:13 am ICT by IANS
London, April 9 (IANS) A new study has revealed that transcendental meditation can successfully be used to treat depression. The research led by University of California Los Angeles has shown that depressive symptoms ... Read more...

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Woman survives 5-floor fall from burning building


February 22nd, 2010 - 2:48 pm ICT by ANI
New York, Feb 22 (ANI): A woman has survived despite falling from the fifth floor of a building on fire in New York.The 39-year-old woman tried clinging to the air conditioner in ... Read more...

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Brit woman finds six eggs in box with double yolks!


February 2nd, 2010 - 6:01 pm ICT by ANI
London, Feb 2 (ANI): A British woman is said to have been left stunned when she found all six eggs in a box had double yolks.Fiona Exon, of Penrith, Cumbria, had bought ... Read more...

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Bolivian wins Mister International 2009 contest


December 21st, 2009 - 1:59 am ICT by IANS
Taipei, Dec 21 (EFE) Bolivia's Bruno Kettels was crowned Mister International 2009 at a ceremony held in Taichung city in Taiwan. The 20-year-old Kettels, who studies chemical engineering, beat out Spaniard Hector Soria ... Read more...

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Bolivian man named Mister International in Taiwan


December 20th, 2009 - 4:37 pm ICT by ANI
London, December 20 (ANI): A Bolivian student has won the Mister International crown.Bruno Kettels competed against 30 other contestant at the international male beauty pageant held in Taiwan."He's confident and he presents ... Read more...

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Four arrested in Mexico for torture video


October 28th, 2009 - 2:56 pm ICT by IANS
Mexico City, Oct 28 (EFE) Four people suspected of being involved in the beating and abuse of five teenage boys and subsequently filming it have been arrested in the western Mexican state ... Read more...

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Blast in Colombo injures three (Second Lead)


September 29th, 2008 - 4:33 pm ICT by IANS
Colombo, Sep 29 (IANS) Three people were injured Monday when a blast shook the busy Fort area in the Sri Lankan capital Monday afternoon. The blast took place around 12.30 p.m. ... Read more...

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