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Four held for sending Nepali women to Gulf on fake papers


August 29th, 2012 - 9:53 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 29 (IANS) Four people, three Nepali nationals and an Indian, have been arrested in the capital for sending women from Nepal to Gulf countries on fake passports ... Read more...

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It was nice, as it always happens, says Shah Rukh


April 13th, 2012 - 7:16 pm ICT by IANS
New York, April 13 (IANS) Unfazed by his detention at a New York airport by US immigration authorities for a couple of hours, Bollywood superstar Shah Rukh Khan, joked ... Read more...

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It happens all the time, tweets Omar on SRK’s detention


April 13th, 2012 - 4:17 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 13 (IANS) Jammu and Kashmir Chief Minister Omar Abdullah Friday wondered what was the "big deal" about the detention of Bollywood star Shah Rukh Khan as ... Read more...

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SRK’s detention: Indian envoy asked to take up issue with US


April 13th, 2012 - 3:28 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 13 (IANS) India Friday asserted it will take up the issue of Bollywood star Shah Rukh Khan's detention at a New York airport with the US ... Read more...

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Shah Rukh Khan detained again at NYK airport(Second Lead)


April 13th, 2012 - 2:59 pm ICT by IANS
New York, April 13 (IANS) Bollywood superstar Shah Rukh Khan, who has millions of fans in India and around the world, was detained at New York's White Plains airport ... Read more...

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Shah Rukh Khan detained at New York airport (Lead)


April 13th, 2012 - 11:30 am ICT by IANS
New York, April 13 (IANS) Bollywood star Shah Rukh Khan was detained at New York airport for two hours Thursday as he arrived to visit Yale University, where he ... Read more...

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Apex court gives bail to suspended Gujarat bureaucrat (Lead)


December 13th, 2011 - 9:09 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Dec 13 (IANS) The Supreme Court Tuesday granted bail to suspended Gujarat Indian Administrative Service (IAS) officer Pradip Sharma, who is in jail for alleged involvement in a ... Read more...

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Apex court gives bail to suspended Gujarat bureaucrat


December 13th, 2011 - 12:46 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Dec 13 (IANS) The Supreme Court Tuesday granted bail to suspended Gujarat Indian Administrative Service (IAS) officer Pradip Sharma, who is in jail for alleged involvement in a ... Read more...

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Gujarat officer facing land scam probe may get bail


December 8th, 2011 - 11:58 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Dec 8 (IANS) The Supreme Court Thursday indicated that it may grant bail to Gujarat cadre Indian Administrative Service officer Pradip Sharma, currently in Bhuj jail for his ... Read more...

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Israel Navy intercepts Gaza-bound aid vessels


November 4th, 2011 - 11:55 pm ICT by IANS
Jersusalem, Nov 4 (IANS) The Israeli Navy Friday afternoon intercepted two aid boats that were approaching the coast of Gaza Strip, leading them to southern Israel's Ashdod port, the Israeli ... Read more...

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Indian students continue to shun Australia


October 27th, 2011 - 3:41 pm ICT by IANS
Melbourne, Oct 27 (IANS) Even while the number of international students coming to Australia continues to fall, Malaysia has replaced India as the second largest source of students in the ... Read more...

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Indians hit as Australia axes 15,000 student visas


October 25th, 2011 - 5:49 pm ICT by IANS
Sydney, Oct 25 (IANS) Immigration authorities in Australia have cancelled 15,066 foreign student visas in the last one year, and the worst hit are Indians.Of the total, 3,624 students lost ... Read more...

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Sobhraj’s wife to show world who’s the Bigg Boss


September 29th, 2011 - 3:47 pm ICT by IANS
Kathmandu, Sep 29 (IANS) She might have been vilified by outraged members of the public for falling in love with and marrying an alleged murderer but come October and ... Read more...

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Stapled visas to figure in India-China boundary talks


July 22nd, 2011 - 5:55 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 22 (IANS) With China issuing stapled visas to a team of karatekas from Arunachal Pradesh, India is expected to raise the contentious issue with China at ... Read more...

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‘Missing’ Nepali coir surfaces three days on in UK


April 30th, 2011 - 3:50 pm ICT by ANI
London, Apr 30 (ANI): A Nepalese choir group, whose disappearance from Heathrow Airport had left organisers of the Cornwall International Male Voice Choral Festival in Britain disappointed and shocked, are reportedly on ... Read more...

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H-1B workers with pending extension pleas can stay: US court


April 15th, 2011 - 8:14 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, April 15 (IANS) A US court has ruled that workers in the US on H-1B visas, which are coveted by Indian IT professionals, may not be arrested for "overstaying" ... Read more...

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Telugu group to protest outside White House


March 21st, 2011 - 5:24 pm ICT by IANS
Hyderabad, March 21 (IANS) North America Telugu Society (NATS), a group representing Telugus living in North America, will organise a peaceful protest outside the White House in Washington March 29 ... Read more...

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World Cup: Dhaka keeps vigil on cricket bookies


February 24th, 2011 - 12:50 pm ICT by IANS
Dhaka, Feb 24 (IANS) World Cup co-host Bangladesh has said it is keeping a vigil on international cricket bookies to ensure that they do not try to establish contacts with players and ... Read more...

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Malaysian men getting hitched to foreign women for a price


February 20th, 2011 - 12:55 pm ICT by ANI
Kuala Lumpur, Feb 20 (ANI): Some Malaysian men are being paid to marry women from China, Vietnam and other neighbouring countries so that these women can obtain visas to stay longer in ... Read more...

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Rahat Fateh Ali Khan detained at Delhi airport


February 13th, 2011 - 9:13 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 13 (IANS) Pakistani singer Rahat Fateh Ali Khan was detained at the Indira Gandhi International Airport here Sunday on his arrival from Pakistan for allegedly carrying a huge amount ... Read more...

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Bangladeshi accused of murder in US arrested


February 11th, 2011 - 12:31 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 10 (IANS) A Bangladeshi accused of a 1989 murder in the US was arrested at the Indira Gandhi International Airport here Thursday by the Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI), ... Read more...

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Three choices for sham US varsity students; radio tags come off 2 Indians


February 10th, 2011 - 3:20 pm ICT by IANS
By Arun Kumar Washington, Feb 10 (IANS) US immigration authorities removed radio tags of a couple of Indian students of a sham university in California as it asked all duped students to contact ... Read more...

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US asks duped sham varsity students to look for options


February 9th, 2011 - 9:22 pm ICT by IANS
By Arun Kumar Washington, Feb 9 (IANS) US immigration authorities have asked duped students of a sham university in California, most of them from India, to contact them directly to find out what ... Read more...

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Canada to throw out billionaire kin of Tunisia dictator


January 29th, 2011 - 3:29 pm ICT by IANS
By Gurmukh Singh Toronto, Jan 29 (IANS) With a billionaire brother-in-law of the ousted Tunisian dictator Zine el Abidine Ben Ali fleeing with his family to Montreal last week, Canada Friday said it ... Read more...

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Judge quashes rape charge against Mexican singer


January 28th, 2011 - 11:54 am ICT by IANS
Cancun, Jan 28 (IANS/EFE) Mexican singer Kalimba was exonerated Thursday on charges he raped a 16-year-old girl in the Caribbean state of Quintana Roo.A judge in Chetumal, the state capital, said he ... Read more...

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Mexican singer appears in court to answer rape charges


January 24th, 2011 - 11:29 am ICT by IANS
Cancun (Mexico), Jan 24 (IANS/EFE) Singer Kalimba, who is being held at a prison in the Mexican Caribbean state of Quintana Roo on rape charges, appeared before a judge and exercised his ... Read more...

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Accused of rape, Mexican singer held in US


January 22nd, 2011 - 11:43 am ICT by IANS
Ciudad Juarez (Mexico), Jan 22 (IANS/EFE) A Mexican singer, accused of raping a teenaged girl in Quintana Roo state, has been arrested by US authorities just across the border in Texas and ... Read more...

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Six Tibetans arrested in Nepal as refugee exodus continues


January 3rd, 2011 - 8:40 pm ICT by IANS
Kathmandu, Jan 3 (IANS) Police have arrested a group of six Tibetans who escaped into northern Nepal from Tibet, less than a fortnight after a WikiLeaks expose said China was paying Nepal's ... Read more...

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Kingfisher cancels London-New Delhi flight


December 20th, 2010 - 11:17 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi/Bangalore, Dec 20 (IANS) Leading private carrier Kingfisher Airlines cancelled its flight Monday from London to New Delhi as the aircraft was held up in Brussels due to heavy snow."The London-New ... Read more...

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Advance Passenger Information System in six international airports: Govt


November 30th, 2010 - 9:38 pm ICT by ANI
Normal 0 New Delhi, Nov.30 (ANI): Minister of State for Home Affairs Mullappally Ramachandran said on Tuesday that Advance Passenger Information System (APIS) in Phase-I has been introduced ... Read more...

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‘Panic-stricken’ Pak wicketkeeper announces retirement from international cricket


November 9th, 2010 - 5:19 pm ICT by ANI
Karachi, Nov 9 (ANI): Pakistan wicketkeeper Zulqarnain Haider, who had mysteriously disappeared from Dubai and later resurfaced in London, has announced his decision to bow out from international cricket.Haider declared this ... Read more...

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Boards flight as old white man, comes out as a young Chinese!


November 6th, 2010 - 10:07 am ICT by IANS
By Gurmukh Singh Toronto, Nov 6 (IANS) In a story that reads like a spy thriller, a young Chinese fooled customs and security at Hong Kong airport last week to board an Air ... Read more...

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75,606 foreign tourist arrivals during CWG


October 19th, 2010 - 6:56 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Oct 19 (IANS) More than 75,000 foreign tourists arrived in Delhi during the Commonwealth Games (CWG) fortnight Oct 1-14, a tourism ministry statement said Tuesday.A total of 75,606 foreign tourists ... Read more...

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‘Praful Patel didn’t ask for an apology for Chicago incident’


September 30th, 2010 - 11:45 am ICT by IANS
By Arun Kumar Washington, Sep 30 (IANS) US Homeland Security Secretary Janet Napolitano says Indian Civil Aviation Minister Praful Patel did not ask her for an apology over being detained at Chicago ... 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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