injustices

Topless women stage protest in London over Olympic body’s rules


August 3rd, 2012 - 7:54 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
London, Aug 3 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Police in central London have arrested four topless women for carrying out a protest. The four topless accused the Olympic governing body of having supported Islamic regimes. ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

On doomsday fears, schoolgirl kills herself


May 19th, 2012 - 12:17 am ICT by IANS
London, May 18 (IANS) A British schoolgirl hanged herself to death, believing that the world was coming to its end in 2012. She had researched doomsday scenarios on internet, an ... Read more...

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Evicted grandmother chains herself to Spain’s central bank


May 1st, 2012 - 11:59 am ICT by IANS
Madrid, May 1 (IANS/EFE) A 76-year-old grandmother who lost her home to debt chained herself to the gate of Spain's central bank here Monday and asked Prime Minister Mariano Rajoy ... Read more...

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Maradona wants to settle tax case, return to Italy


March 12th, 2012 - 12:26 pm ICT by IANS
Rome, March 12 (IANS/EFE) Former Argentine player Diego Maradona said on the weekend that he wants to settle his back tax bill of some 40 million euros (about $52 million) ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

Follow Tagore’s message to meet world’s challenges: President


November 29th, 2011 - 6:29 pm ICT by IANS
Santiniketan (West Bengal), Nov 29 (IANS) President Pratibha Patil Tuesday said challenges like injustice and repression can be met through Nobel laureate Rabindranath Tagore's message of fortitude, openness of ... Read more...

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Dhaka seeking apology from Islamabad justified: Pakistani daily


November 23rd, 2011 - 1:24 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, Nov 23 (IANS) Bangladesh seeking an apology from Pakistan for war crimes committed in 1971 is "justifiable" and the "least our government can do is learn lessons from ... Read more...

Posted in South Asia |

Patkar seeks freeze on projects causing displacement


November 17th, 2011 - 7:51 pm ICT by IANS
Bhubaneswar, Nov 17 (IANS) Activist Medha Patkar Thursday sought a moratorium on all large projects in the country till a new law was enacted on consensus to resolve the displacement-related ... Read more...

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NDA ready to support bill for Telangana state: Sushma Swaraj


May 31st, 2011 - 11:48 pm ICT by IANS
Hyderabad, May 31 (IANS) Leader of Opposition in the Lok Sabha Sushma Swaraj Tuesday urged the United Progressive Alliance (UPA) government to bring a bill for formation of separate ... Read more...

Posted in Politics |

TRS to intensify Telangana movement with road, rail blockades


May 12th, 2011 - 9:24 pm ICT by IANS
Hyderabad, May 12 (IANS) After lying low for nearly two months, Telangana Rashtra Samiti (TRS) Thursday decided to intensify the movement for separate statehood to Telangana region of Andhra ... Read more...

Posted in Politics |

Barca well protected, claims Real Madrid’s Ronaldo


May 4th, 2011 - 4:25 pm ICT by ANI
London, May 4 (ANI): Manchester United will face Barcelona in the Champions League final only if Alex Ferguson's side manages to defeat Schalke FC tonight.The Sun quoted Cristianao Ronaldo as saying: ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

Gilani forces Sherry Rehman to withdraw Pak blasphemy law amendment bill


February 3rd, 2011 - 1:29 pm ICT by ANI
Islamabad, Feb 3(ANI): Pakistan parliamentarian Sherry Rehman will withdraw the bill seeking amendments to the country's blasphemy law as per the party's directions, Prime Minister Syed Yousuf Raza Gilani has said.In ... Read more...

Posted in South Asia |

Punjab asks central government to undo ‘injustices’


February 1st, 2011 - 8:55 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 1 (IANS) Citing several instances of "injustice" meted out to Punjab over the decades, Punjab Deputy Chief Minister Sukhbir Singh Badal Tuesday asked the central government to undo them.Addressing ... Read more...

Posted in Politics |

Bristol Palin: Will She Shock Us?


November 18th, 2010 - 7:52 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
But if you are hoping she is going to put on the best show of the evening, there is a fair bit of chance that it won’t be the case where ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Woman Maoist surrenders in West Bengal


November 16th, 2010 - 4:36 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Nov 16 (IANS) A woman squad member of the Communist Party of India-Maoist (CPI-Maoist) Tuesday surrendered in West Bengal's Bankura district, the second woman rebel to do so, police said.Rumpa Mahato ... Read more...

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Brown says Burmese poll sans Suu Kyi “masquerade of an election”


November 1st, 2010 - 6:09 pm ICT by ANI
London, Nov 1 (ANI): Former British Prime Minister Gordon Brown has said that the world leaders are not doing enough to highlight the plight of Aung San Suu Kyi, the embodiment ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Equality and Human Rights Commission highlights discrimination in Britain


October 10th, 2010 - 4:55 pm ICT by ANI
London, Oct 10(ANI): A study conducted into inequality in Britain has revealed that progress towards pay equality for women has been stalled, disabled children face bullying and boys struggle academically.According to the ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

Jimmy Smits Gets His Own Show On NBC


September 16th, 2010 - 6:41 pm ICT by GD
By Meena Kar Sep 16, (THAINDIAN NEWS) TV veteran Jimmy Smits has returned to the American TV screens with the latest offering from NBC called 'Outlaw'. Jimmy Smits plays a charming playboy who ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

‘MJ’s ghost wants $1m theft case solved’


September 5th, 2010 - 5:20 pm ICT by ANI
London, Sep 5 (ANI): Late King of Pop Michael Jackson's ghostly presence has been felt by friends and family regularly since his death last year.And now, a psychic has said ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Maoist woman squad member surrenders


August 27th, 2010 - 10:33 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Aug 27 (IANS) A woman squad member of the Communist Party of India-Maoist (CPI-Maoist) active in West Bengal's West Midnapore district surrendered Friday, the second Leftwing rebel to do so in ... Read more...

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Bollywood salutes freedom on Independence Day


August 13th, 2010 - 6:40 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Aug 13 (IANS) From being able to express themselves freely to fighting injustices without let, the country's freedom has empowered its people in many ways. Joining in the celebration of ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

George Clooney To Receive Emmy For Humanitarian Efforts


July 22nd, 2010 - 7:31 pm ICT by GD
By Meena Kar July 22, (THAINDIAN NEWS) The 49 year old Hollywood heartthrob George Clooney will be awarded a special Emmy for his humanitarian efforts on August 29. He will receive the award ... Read more...

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Pak senate committee on sports to probe ‘contentious’ England tour-Test selection


July 1st, 2010 - 3:27 pm ICT by ANI
Lahore, July 1(ANI): The Pakistan Senate Standing Committee on Sports has summoned the Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) officials and selectors over the 'injustice in selection' of the Test squad currently touring England. ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

Zardari, Musharraf worked together in ‘harmony’: Sharif


June 27th, 2010 - 6:15 pm ICT by ANI
Islamabad, June 27 (ANI): Pakistan Muslim League-N (PML-N) chief Nawaz Sharif has accused President Asif Ali Zardari of according a safe passage to former President Pervez Musharraf, and said that both ... Read more...

Posted in South Asia |

Four severed heads found in Guatemala


June 11th, 2010 - 1:56 pm ICT by IANS
Guatemala City, June 11 (IANS/EFE) Four severed human heads have been found in different parts of this city, Guatemala's interior minister said. The heads were found Thursday, Interior Minister Carlos Menocal told reporters. ... Read more...

Posted in World |

12/24 Karol Bagh Launches Campaign Against Molestation!


June 10th, 2010 - 3:06 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
June 10, 2010 (Sampurn Wire):Zee TV's 12/24 Karol Bagh will mark itself as a television serial which is not only in tune with its storyline but has also contributed something to ... Read more...

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After India, US, Pak now admits to ‘trust deficit’ within its territory


June 8th, 2010 - 2:34 pm ICT by ANI
Quetta, June 8(ANI): After conceding that there was a trust deficit between Pakistan and India, Prime Minister Yousaf Raza Gilani has now said that there is a sense of mistrust between ... Read more...

Posted in South Asia |

Madonna celebrating gay Malawians’ release


May 31st, 2010 - 3:59 pm ICT by IANS
London, May 31 (IANS) Pop diva Madonna has thanked fans for backing a campaign calling for the release of two jailed gay men in Malawi after the pair was freed at ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Duped by Indian adoption agency, US family cautions couples


May 23rd, 2010 - 1:12 pm ICT by IANS
By Sugandha Pathak New Delhi, May 23 (IANS) US-based Desiree and David Smolin were elated when they adopted two girls from Hyderabad. But their happiness was shortlived. Within weeks, the couple discovered that ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Naomi Watts to play Marilyn Monroe in biopic


May 14th, 2010 - 9:31 am ICT by IANS
London, May 14 (IANS) Hollywood actress Naomi Watts has been chosen to play screen icon Marilyn Monroe in a new biopic.The "King Kong" star will tackle the lead role in "Blonde", an ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Vedanta Resources’ head abandons talk after Survival announces protest


May 12th, 2010 - 4:29 pm ICT by ANI
London, May 12 (ANI): FTSE 100 mining company Vedanta Resources' billionaire owner Anil Agarwal has pulled out of a London conference, where he was due to speak, after Survival International announced plans ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

TRS warns of civil war over Telangana statehood (Lead)


April 28th, 2010 - 10:25 pm ICT by IANS
Hyderabad, April 28 (IANS) On the occasion of its ninth anniversary Wednesday, the Telangana Rashtra Samiti (TRS) once again warned of civil war if Telangana was not made a separate state ... Read more...

Posted in Politics |

Sentenced to die, Naushad says he is innocent


April 22nd, 2010 - 10:14 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 22 (IANS) One of three men sentenced to death for a 1996 bombing here that killed 13 people claimed Thursday that he was innocent and had been framed by ... Read more...

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Preity Zinta to spread AIDS awareness via IPL (Lead)


March 11th, 2010 - 9:08 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 11 (IANS) Bollywood actor Preity Zinta, who was Thursday appointed as the goodwill ambassador for UNAIDS in India, will create awareness against AIDS along with the members of ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Women in Delhi form human chain against injustices


March 8th, 2010 - 8:43 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 8 (IANS) Nearly 400 women from all walks of life came together to form a human chain here Monday - the 100th International Women's Day - to pledge their ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Medusa’s story looks at crimes against women: Uma Thurman


February 18th, 2010 - 9:21 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 18 (IANS) Hollywood actress Uma Thurman, who plays Greek mythological character Medusa in the much-awaited film "Percy Jackson & the Olympians: The Lightning Thief", says there is pathos in ... Read more...

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