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Indian workers in Ghana left in the lurch


July 1st, 2012 - 4:44 pm ICT by IANS
Accra, July 1 (IANS) Three years ago a group of five Indian workers arrived in Ghana to make a living at a local steel company located near the capital of ... Read more...

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US closes embassy in Syria


February 7th, 2012 - 3:32 am ICT by IANS
Washington, Feb 7 (IANS/RIA Novosti) The US Monday closed its embassy in Syria and pulled out its staff, including ambassador Robert Ford, over security concerns, the State Department said."The US ... Read more...

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Bhopal gas survivors to sit on ‘dharna’ from Tuesday


January 2nd, 2012 - 7:23 pm ICT by IANS
Bhopal, Jan 2 (IANS) The survivors of the Bhopal gas tragedy Monday announced an indefinite 'dharna' (sit-in) from January 3, demanding correction in figures of those killed and injured in ... Read more...

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Binayak Sen to be released today


April 18th, 2011 - 12:38 pm ICT by ANI
Raipur, Apr 18 (ANI): Civil rights activist Binayak Sen, who was sentenced to life imprisonment on charges of sedition by a Raipur court on December 24, is likely to be released today.The ... Read more...

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Chidambaram welcomes SC verdict on Binayak Sen


April 15th, 2011 - 5:37 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Apr 15 (ANI): Union Home Minister P. Chidambaram on Friday expressed happiness over the verdict of the Supreme Court, which granted bail to civil rights activist Binayak Sen, who ... Read more...

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Supreme Court grants bail to Binayak Sen


April 15th, 2011 - 2:24 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Apr 15 (ANI): The Supreme Court on Friday granted bail to civil rights activist Binayak Sen, who has been sentenced to life imprisonment on charges of sedition and for having ... Read more...

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Supreme Court adjourns Binayak Sen’s bail plea to April 15


April 11th, 2011 - 3:49 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Apr 11 (ANI): The Supreme Court on Monday adjourned civil right activist Binayak Sen's bail plea till Friday on request of the Chhattisgarh Government.A two-judge bench comprising Justices H S ... Read more...

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SC to hear Binayak Sen’s bail plea on Monday


April 10th, 2011 - 12:01 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Apr 10 (ANI): The Supreme Court will on Monday hear the bail plea of civil rights activist Dr. Binayak Sen, who has been sentenced to life imprisonment on charges of ... Read more...

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Supreme Court issues notice to Chhattisgarh Govt. on Sen bail plea


March 11th, 2011 - 2:27 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Mar 11 (ANI): The Supreme Court on Friday issued a notice to the Chhattisgarh Government on the bail plea of civil rights activist Dr. Binayak Sen, who has been sentenced ... Read more...

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Supreme Court to hear Binayak Sen’s bail plea


March 11th, 2011 - 11:59 am ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Mar 11 (ANI): The Supreme Court will today hear the bail plea of civil rights activist Dr. Binayak Sen, who has been sentenced to life imprisonment on charges of sedition ... Read more...

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Miranda Kerr flaunts her post-baby body at Paris Fashion Week


March 4th, 2011 - 4:51 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, March 04 (ANI): Miranda Kerr showed off her post-baby body walking the runway at Paris Fashion Week- just two months after giving birth to a baby boy.The 27-year-old stepped on the ... Read more...

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HRW urges Mexican authorities to protect activists in Juarez


February 24th, 2011 - 2:03 am ICT by BNO News
WASHINGTON (BNO NEWS) -- Human Rights Watch on Wednesday called on Mexican authorities to investigate a series of attacks on human rights defenders and their families in the state of Chihuahua."Human rights ... Read more...

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Not “a single piece of evidence” found against Qadir Gilani in Haj scam: FIA Chief


February 22nd, 2011 - 5:16 pm ICT by ANI
Islamabad, Feb 22 (ANI): Federal Investigation Agency's (FIA) Director General Waseem Ahmed has claimed that his department has not found "a single piece of evidence" against Pakistan Prime Minister Yousuf Raza ... Read more...

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Indian Olympic Association backs Kalmadi, says Trilochan Singh


February 12th, 2011 - 10:44 pm ICT by ANI
Ranchi, Feb 12(ANI): Indian Olympic Association (IOA) Vice President Trilochan Singh on Saturday defended IOA President Suresh Kalmadi, and said that he will remain in his post till 2012."He (Kalmadi) is ... Read more...

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Chhattisgarh HC rejects Binayak Sen’s bail plea


February 10th, 2011 - 8:59 pm ICT by ANI
Raipur, Feb 10 (ANI): The Chhattisgarh High Court on Thursday rejected the bail application of Human Rights activist Dr. Binayak Sen, who has been sentenced to life imprisonment by a sessions court ... Read more...

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Jaime Pressly Splits From Husband Simran Singh After 16 Months


January 26th, 2011 - 2:47 am ICT by Angela Kaye Mason
Jan 25 (THAINDIAN NEWS) After already facing the horror of having the IRS breathing down her neck, and being out on bail with charges of DUI, Jaime Pressly reportedly has ... Read more...

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Chhattisgarh HC permits EU team to witness proceedings on Sen’s appeal


January 24th, 2011 - 9:28 pm ICT by ANI
Raipur, Jan 24 (ANI): The Chhattisgarh High Court on Monday permitted a delegation of European Union observers to witness proceedings on Human Rights activist Dr. Binayak Sen's appeal against his life ... Read more...

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CWG scam: Kalmadi removed as Organising Committee Chairman


January 24th, 2011 - 6:30 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Jan 24 (ANI): Suresh Kalmadi, who was under fire for alleged financial mismanagement in the conduct of the 2010 Commonwealth Games, has been removed as the Chairman of Commonwealth Games ... Read more...

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Chhattisgarh HC to hear Binayak Sen bail plea


January 24th, 2011 - 12:30 pm ICT by ANI
Raipur, Jan 24 (ANI): The Chhattisgarh High Court today will hear a petition for the suspension of sentence and grant of bail of Human Rights activist Dr. Binayak Sen on Monday.Sen ... Read more...

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Egyptian man sentenced to death for Christmas Eve mass shooting


January 18th, 2011 - 3:50 am ICT by BNO News
CAIRO, EGYPT (BNO NEWS) -- An Egyptian man has been sentenced to death for the shooting and killing of seven people outside a church on Coptic Christmas Eve, the Daily News Egypt ... Read more...

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A non-political outfit calls for 48-hour shutdown in Siliguri


January 16th, 2011 - 5:40 pm ICT by ANI
Siliguri, Jan 16 (ANI): A non-political voluntary forum named Bangla O Bangla Bhasa Bachao Committee (BOBBBC) gave a call for 48-hour shutdown in Siliguri on Sunday.The shutdown is being observed as a ... Read more...

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Abducted Noida man found in Haryana


January 11th, 2011 - 8:42 pm ICT by IANS
Rohtak (Haryana), Jan 11 (IANS) A real estate agent who was abducted from Noida town in Uttar Pradesh last week was Tuesday found by the police in this Haryana town, police said.Panch ... Read more...

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MTV’s Popular “Jersey Shore” Kicks Off With Season 3


January 7th, 2011 - 8:58 pm ICT by GD
By Meena Kar Jan 7, (THAINDIAN NEWS) One of the most popular shows on MTV, "Jersey Shore" was back on television once again, with its thirds season on January 6. The shooting of ... Read more...

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Oz woman beats 1 in 53 billion odds to win Keno twice with same numbers


January 7th, 2011 - 6:18 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, Jan 7 (ANI): A woman in Australia has beat 1 in 53 billion odds to win Keno twice in 12 months - with the same eight numbers.The 48-year-old Gladstone resident ... Read more...

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Sammi Giancola Terms Her Jersey Shore Journey, A Roller Coaster


January 7th, 2011 - 4:18 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
'Jersey Shore' is back with its third season on MTV. The new season premiered at 10 pm on January 6 with many more things to unfold in the coming episodes. ... Read more...

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American Post Office To Look At The Sales Of Gift Cards From May 2011


January 6th, 2011 - 7:13 pm ICT by Pen Men At Work
January 6, 2011 (Pen Men at Work): The post office in America desires to gain entry into the commerce of gift cards. Pre-paid cards have managed to become the most well-liked gift ... Read more...

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“Jersey Shore” Starlet Nicole “Snooki” Polizzi Releases Her Book “A Shore Thing”


January 5th, 2011 - 8:42 pm ICT by GD
By Gina Gomez Jan 5, (THAINDIAN NEWS) MTV's popular and hit reality show "Jersey Shore" will again be back to television screen with eight house mates of Seaside Heights, New Jersey on January ... Read more...

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Shane Warne’s final ‘Warnie’ chat show won’t go on air


January 5th, 2011 - 3:22 pm ICT by ANI
Sydney, Jan 5 (ANI): Former international cricketer Shane Warne's final episode of 'Warnie' has been scrapped and will no longer be aired.The Nine Network said that Australia's poor performance in the ... Read more...

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New BlackBerry video touts its tablet as better than iPad


January 5th, 2011 - 12:49 pm ICT by IANS
Toronto, Jan 5 (IANS) To build upon the hype already surrounding its soon-to-be-released PlayBook, BlackBerry maker Research In Motion RIM) Tuesday unveiled another video to project its tablet as better than ... Read more...

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Spot-fixing case: Suspended Pak trio head to Doha for hearing


January 4th, 2011 - 5:53 pm ICT by ANI
Lahore, Jan 4 (ANI): The tainted Pakistani trio, who are currently under suspension by the International Cricket Council (ICC) for their alleged involvement in spot-fixing, left for Qatar on Tuesday to appear ... Read more...

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Pak sessions court remands Shahzain Bugti to judicial custody


January 4th, 2011 - 3:36 pm ICT by ANI
Quetta, Jan 4 (ANI): Jamhoori Watan Party (JWP) leader Shahzain Bugti and his 26 security guards, who were arrested last month for allegedly carrying a huge cache of arms and ammunition, have ... Read more...

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Spot-fixing case: Afridi will “stick” to his earlier statements at Doha hearing


January 4th, 2011 - 3:00 pm ICT by ANI
Lahore, Jan 4 (ANI): Pakistan's limited overs captain Shahid Afridi has made it clear that he will stick to his earlier statements recorded by the International Cricket Council (ICC) in the spot-fixing ... Read more...

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Lady Gaga to help expand Polaroid range - again


January 3rd, 2011 - 5:26 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Jan 3 (ANI): 'Poker Face' singer Lady Gaga is set to announce a new collaboration with Polaroid instant cameras later this month.Gaga, 24, announced plans to help bosses at the famed ... Read more...

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Controlling spot-fixing “almost impossible” for PCB, ICC: Ijaz Butt


December 31st, 2010 - 6:12 pm ICT by ANI
Karachi, Dec 31 (ANI): Pakistan Cricket Board chairman Ijaz Butt believes it is impossible to completely eradicate spot-fixing, not only for the board but also for the International Cricket Council (ICC)."To control ... Read more...

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Chidambaram says Centre will consult all parties before deciding on Telnagana


December 30th, 2010 - 6:59 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Dec 30 (ANI): Union Home Minister P. Chidambaram on Thursday said that the Central Government will hold discussions with all political parties before taking an "appropriate" decision on the ... Read more...

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