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Five held in Italy over teenage prostitution


September 21st, 2012 - 6:35 am ICT by IANS
Rome, Sep 21 (IANS/AKI) Five people, including a woman, have been arrested in Italy's Sicily island for forcing a teenaged girl into prostitution.The woman accompanied the 16-year-old girl, thought to ... Read more...

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Talwars may have won over witness: CBI


September 13th, 2012 - 8:19 pm ICT by IANS
Ghaziabad, Sep 13 (IANS) In the Aarushi murder case, the CBI failed to present a maid as witness in a special court here Thursday and claimed that the slain teenager's ... Read more...

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Woman kills man by injecting silicone in genitals


September 13th, 2012 - 7:20 pm ICT by IANS
London, Sep 13 (IANS) An American woman is facing 10 years in jail after being charged with injecting a man's genitals with a fatal dose of liquid silicone in a ... Read more...

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10 die in Russian plane crash


September 12th, 2012 - 2:00 pm ICT by IANS
Moscow, Sep 12 (IANS) Ten people were killed Wednesday when their plane crashed in Russia's far eastern Kamchatka Peninsula, officials said.The twin-engine Antonov An-28 was carrying 12 passengers and two ... Read more...

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Cartoonist’s arrest an over-stretch: Congress


September 10th, 2012 - 11:56 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 10 (IANS) The Congress Monday termed arrest of political cartoonist Aseem Trivedi as a bit of an "over-stretch" but said "there are certain emblems and national ... Read more...

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Police end quizzing cartoonist Aseem Trivedi


September 10th, 2012 - 6:49 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Sep 10 (IANS) Barely a day after a cartoonist Aseem Trivedi was sent to seven days police custody after being arrested on sedition charges, investigators cut short his ... Read more...

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Human excrement found in cigarettes in Britain


September 10th, 2012 - 6:37 pm ICT by IANS
London, Sep 10 (IANS) Human excrement, asbestos, mould and dead flies have been found in cigarettes being smoked regularly in Britain, the Daily Mail reported.Investigators working for the tobacco industry ... Read more...

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BBA student’s death: Police get autopsy report


September 7th, 2012 - 12:16 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 6 (IANS) The autopsy report of BBA student Paras Bhasin, whose severed body was recovered on a railway track here last week, was received by police ... Read more...

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CBI allowed to quiz court clerk over fraud


September 5th, 2012 - 11:55 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 5 (IANS) A special court here has allowed the CBI to quiz its data entry operator and three others for allegedly hacking the bank account of the ... Read more...

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British soldiers to be questioned over Iraq war crimes


September 2nd, 2012 - 7:02 pm ICT by IANS
London, Sep 2 (IANS) Hundreds of British soldiers will be investigated for crimes allegedly committed during the Iraq war, the Telegraph reported Sunday.Investigators with the Iraq Historic Allegations Team (IHAT) ... Read more...

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‘Free Pussy Riot’ murder suspect held


September 1st, 2012 - 6:52 am ICT by IANS
Moscow, Sep 1 (IANS/RIA Novosti) Russian police have arrested a man suspected of murdering two women whose bodies were found beneath a scrawled message, demanding the release of three ... Read more...

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82-year-old Russian woman jailed for slaughter


August 30th, 2012 - 4:33 am ICT by IANS
Moscow, Aug 30 (IANS/RIA Novosti) An 82-year-old woman has been jailed in Russia's Siberia region for murdering a fellow villager in a fit of rage, investigators said.Maria Annikova killed the ... Read more...

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Was Zubaida killed for money, not ‘honour’?


August 29th, 2012 - 3:02 pm ICT by IANS
Srinagar, Aug 29 (IANS) Despite the preliminary confession of three persons that they killed their sister Zubaida to save the "honour" of the family, investigators continue to probe the possibility ... Read more...

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Six die in shootout at Brazil nightclub


August 28th, 2012 - 11:08 am ICT by IANS
Rio de Janeiro, Aug 28 (IANS/EFE) Six people were killed and 14 wounded in a gunfight at a nightclub in the southeastern Brazilian city of Belo Horizonte, police said Monday, ... Read more...

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GNLA chief sent to 14 days judicial custody


August 26th, 2012 - 8:03 pm ICT by IANS
Shillong, Aug 26 (IANS) A Meghalaya court Sunday remanded outlawed Garo National Liberation Army (GNLA) chief Champion R. Sangma to judicial custody for 14 days, a lawyer said."The court of ... Read more...

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Court again rejects cops’ plea for Chaddha’s custody (Lead)


August 21st, 2012 - 10:20 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 21 (IANS) A Delhi court Tuesday rejected a fresh police plea for the custody of Aruna Chaddha, an accused in former flight attendant Geetika Sharma's suicide, and ... Read more...

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Court again rejects cops’ plea seeking Chaddha’s custody


August 21st, 2012 - 7:17 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 21 (IANS) A Delhi court here Tuesday rejected a fresh application by the police seeking the custody of Aruna Chaddha, an accused in former flight attendant Geetika ... Read more...

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Geetika suicide: Police denied custody of Chaddha (Lead)


August 20th, 2012 - 10:17 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 20 (IANS) Aruna Chaddha, an accused in former flight attendant Geetika Sharma's suicide case, was Monday sent to judicial custody for a day by a Delhi court ... Read more...

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Geetika suicide: Chaddha sent to a day’s judicial custody


August 20th, 2012 - 7:48 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 20 (IANS) Aruna Chaddha, an accused in former flight attendant Geetika Sharma's suicide case, was Monday sent to judicial custody for a day by a Delhi court ... Read more...

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5 admitted in hospital after shooting at Austin-area Wal-Mart


August 20th, 2012 - 6:18 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Cedar Park, Aug 20 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Shooting occurred in Cedar Park which hospitalized five people. This shooting took place at a Wal-Mart store. The whole incident took place on Sunday at 4.30 ... Read more...

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Police custody of 23 Mumbai rioters extended


August 19th, 2012 - 8:52 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Aug 19 (IANS) A Mumbai metropolitan court Sunday extended till Aug 24 the police custody of 23 people arrested in connection with violence at Mumbai's Azad Maidan earlier this ... Read more...

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Geetika suicide: Kanda evades reply to 7 key questions


August 19th, 2012 - 8:29 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 19 (IANS) Former Haryana minister Gopal Goyal Kanda, accused of abetting the suicide of Geetika Sharma, was proving to be a hard nut to crack as investigators ... Read more...

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Breivik’s copycat held in Czech Republic


August 19th, 2012 - 11:55 am ICT by IANS
Moscow, Aug 19 (IANS/RIA Novosti) Czech police have detained a man alleged to have been planning terrorist attacks similar to the massacre carried out by Anders Behring Breivik in Norway ... Read more...

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10 die in attack on Mexican bar


August 15th, 2012 - 12:17 pm ICT by IANS
Monterrey (Mexico), Aug 15 (IANS/EFE) Ten people were shot dead at a bar in Monterrey, the capital of the northern Mexican state of Nuevo Leon, by gunmen who identified themselves ... Read more...

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Kolkata woman who alleged gangrape does volte face


August 14th, 2012 - 11:18 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Aug 14 (IANS) A day after a Kolkata woman gave a police complaint that she was gangraped here, she retracted from her statement Tuesday after investigators pointed to discrepancies ... Read more...

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Seven members of family found dead in Mexico


August 14th, 2012 - 12:04 pm ICT by IANS
Veracruz (Mexico), Aug 14 (IANS/EFE) The bodies of seven members of a family were found over the weekend inside a house in the eastern Mexican state of Veracruz, police said.The ... Read more...

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Jundal records statement before magistrate


August 12th, 2012 - 10:56 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Aug 12 (IANS) Abu Jundal, key 26/11 handler and suspected Lashkar-e-Taiba terrorist, Sunday recorded his confessional statement before a Mumbai magistrate, a police official said.Jundal, one of the masterminds ... Read more...

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Geetika suicide: Chaddha to be questioned for another day


August 11th, 2012 - 7:12 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 11 (IANS) A Delhi court Saturday extended by a day the police custody of the now-defunct MDLR Airlines' official Aruna Chaddha in a case related to the ... Read more...

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14 bodies found in van in Mexico


August 10th, 2012 - 12:49 pm ICT by IANS
Mexico City, Aug 10 (IANS/EFE) A van containing 14 bodies has been found on the outskirts of San Luis Potosi, a city in northern Mexico, officials said."We have the ... Read more...

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Kanda will be arrested soon, says police (Second Lead)


August 9th, 2012 - 4:03 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 9 (IANS) Delhi Police Thursday said former Haryana minister Gopal Goyal Kanda, an accused in the suicide case of former flight attendant Geetika Sharma, was an absconder ... Read more...

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Brain activity predicts heavy drinking by teenagers


August 8th, 2012 - 8:14 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Aug 8 (IANS) Specific patterns of brain activity can tell which teenagers are at risk of becoming problem drinkers later on.Using special MRI scans, researchers looked at 40 teenagers ... Read more...

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Cops summon Kanda for questioning in Geetika suicide


August 8th, 2012 - 12:06 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 7 (IANS) Charges of criminal intimidation were Tuesday slapped on former Haryana minister Gopal Goyal Kanda and he was summoned for questioning over the suicide of his ... Read more...

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Malaysian girl dies during exorcism ritual


August 7th, 2012 - 7:59 pm ICT by IANS
London, Aug 7 (IANS) A three-year-old Malaysian girl has died after seven members of her family allegedly suffocated her during an exorcism ritual, the Daily Mail reported.The ritual took place ... Read more...

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Pune blasts ‘very serious matter’, says Shinde


August 4th, 2012 - 9:21 pm ICT by IANS
Pune, Aug 4 (IANS) Calling the Pune serial blasts "a very serious matter", Home Minister Sushilkumar Shinde Saturday said all-out investigations are underway to solve the case."We have taken it ... Read more...

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Chavan reviews Pune blasts probe


August 4th, 2012 - 5:59 pm ICT by IANS
Pune, Aug 4 (IANS) Maharashtra Chief Minister Prithviraj Chavan reviewed here Saturday the investigations into the serial bomb blasts which rocked the city three days ago.Chavan, who visited the city ... Read more...

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