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Two arrested for cheating engineers


September 18th, 2012 - 10:33 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 18 (IANS) Two people were arrested for cheating several serving and retired engineers on the pretext of providing them consultancy jobs in their fictitious projects, said police ... Read more...

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Tom Cruise trying to ‘buy’ Suri’s love?


July 27th, 2012 - 5:24 pm ICT by IANS
New York, July 27 (IANS) Actor Tom Cruise is reportedly trying to "buy" his daughter Suri's love with expensive gifts.Suri, 6, now lives with her mother Katie Holmes, who ... Read more...

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Big B’s blink-and-miss role in ‘The Great Gatsby’


May 21st, 2012 - 2:32 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, May 21 (IANS) It's his debut international project in an acting career of four decades. And even if he has a blink-and-you-miss-it role in "The Great Gatsby", Bollywood ... Read more...

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China saw 80 bn yuan in public donations in 2011


May 7th, 2012 - 5:12 pm ICT by IANS
Beijing, May 7 (IANS) About 80 billion yuan ($12.6 billion) in public donations were made in China last year, a minister said Monday, citing a preliminary tally.Xinhua said the estimate ... Read more...

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Delhi court dismisses godman’s plea to drop MCOCA charges


March 26th, 2012 - 10:56 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 26 (IANS) The Delhi High Court Monday dismissed a plea by 'godman' Shiv Murat Dwivedi, accused of running a prostitution ring in south Delhi, seeking to drop ... Read more...

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Infamous car thief again escapes arrest


October 17th, 2011 - 11:02 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Oct 17 (IANS) An infamous car thief, allegedly involved in around 500 cases of vehicle theft in north India, Monday again dodged arrest after an exchange of fire ... Read more...

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`Pakistan’s central bank should control government spending’


October 10th, 2011 - 12:33 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, Oct 10 (IANS) Pakistan's central bank should find some way to control government spending as there is "no real way of ensuring an economic recovery" without that, said a ... Read more...

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Simon Cowell still pays his ex-girlfriends


September 26th, 2011 - 3:02 am ICT by IANS
London, Sep 26 (IANS) Music mogul Simon Cowell admits he still pays to his ex-girlfriends so that they can continue to enjoy a lavish lifestyle."You can't have somebody in your ... Read more...

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Conman held for impersonation


June 12th, 2011 - 10:48 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 12 (IANS) A 29-year-old unemployed man from Haryana was arrested in west Delhi for posing as an Indian Administrative Service (IAS) officer and duping a businessman and ... Read more...

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Remand extended of Punjab BJP legislator


May 7th, 2011 - 8:48 pm ICT by IANS
Chandigarh, May 7 (IANS) The special Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) court here Saturday extended the remand of Punjab's chief parliamentary secretary (CPS) and Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) legislator ... Read more...

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LHC directs Pak Govt to reply to plea against US drone attacks by May 5


April 27th, 2011 - 5:21 pm ICT by ANI
Lahore, April 27(ANI): The Lahore High Court has granted additional time to the Pakistan Government for filing a reply to a petition seeking directions to the government to stop US drone attacks ... Read more...

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Fake kidnapping drama: NRI, friend booked


April 25th, 2011 - 4:28 pm ICT by IANS
Chandigarh, April 25 (IANS) Ensnared in love for a girl here, NRI Shaganpreet Singh never wanted to return to his parents in Canada. So the 22-year-old staged his own kidnapping ... Read more...

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Liz Taylor’s ‘White Diamonds’ still best-selling celeb fragrance


March 25th, 2011 - 12:50 pm ICT by ANI
London, Mar 25 (ANI): Elizabeth Taylor's 'White Diamonds' remains the world's best-selling celebrity fragrance of all time - 20 years after it first launched.It is estimated that the global sales of the ... Read more...

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Ponzi schemer Kenneth Starr sentenced to seven-and-a half years in fraud case


March 3rd, 2011 - 5:43 pm ICT by ANI
Los Angeles, Mar 3(ANI): Kenneth Starr, who managed funds for high net-worth US business executives and Hollywood clients, has been sentenced to seven and a half years in prison in a ... Read more...

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Ex-celebrity adviser Kenneth Starr jailed for 7 1/2 years in fraud case


March 3rd, 2011 - 4:58 pm ICT by ANI
New York, March 03 (ANI): Kenneth Starr, a former financial adviser to the stars, has been jailed for more than seven years for a multimillion-dollar investment scheme.He was sentenced in federal court ... Read more...

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Man held for vehicle thefts


February 23rd, 2011 - 10:34 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 23 (IANS) A 19-year-old school dropout who took to vehicle theft to lead a lavish lifestyle has been arrested in north Delhi, police said Wednesday. "Gourav, a resident of ... Read more...

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Cricket tycoon Stanford files 7.2 billion dollar lawsuit against US prosecutors, SEC


February 19th, 2011 - 12:33 pm ICT by ANI
Houston, Feb 19(ANI): Texas billionaire and cricket tycoon R. Allen Stanford, accused of fleecing investors out of seven billion dollars in a pyramid Ponzi scheme, has filed a counter lawsuit against U.S. ... Read more...

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Putin furious over customs officers’ corruption joke on YouTube


February 17th, 2011 - 2:56 pm ICT by ANI
London, Feb 17 (ANI): Russian Prime Minister Vladimir Putin has slammed a group of customs officers over a video clip they posted on YouTube celebrating the lavish lifestyle they say comes with ... Read more...

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Six robbers planning V-Day celebrations held


February 11th, 2011 - 12:13 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 10 (IANS) They had planned to gift diamonds to their girlfriends on Valentines Day Feb 14 but as luck would have it, six members of a gang which committed ... Read more...

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Jordan Tribes Lashes Out At Queen Rania For Her ‘Political Role’


February 10th, 2011 - 6:54 pm ICT by GD
By Gina Gomez Amman, Feb 10, (THAINDIAN NEWS) After the anti-government protests who have rocked Egypt for the last few weeks, it seems now it is time for people another Arab nation of ... Read more...

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Mubarak’s net worth estimated at $40-70 bn


February 4th, 2011 - 12:50 pm ICT by IANS
Cairo, Feb 4 (IANS) The net worth of Egyptian President Hosni Mubarak, who is under pressure to quit following a massive mass movement, and his family is estimated to between $40 billion ... Read more...

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US court finds ‘mentally impaired’ Stanford ‘incompetent’ to face trial in fraud case


January 27th, 2011 - 4:10 pm ICT by ANI
Houston, Jan 27(ANI): The upcoming trial of former Texas billionaire Allen Stanford, accused of fleecing investors out of seven billion dollars in a pyramid scheme, has been delayed after a federal judge ... Read more...

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British mission staffer’s son, 6 others held for robbery


January 22nd, 2011 - 10:48 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 22 (IANS) A son of a British High Commission employee here and executives and professionals working in multi-national companies (MNCs) are among seven people arrested for robberies, dacoities and ... Read more...

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Shahrukh Khan, Farhan Akhtar: ‘Don 2′ Bigger And Better In International Market


January 18th, 2011 - 9:47 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
will see him leading a flamboyant lifestyle to make it at par with international cinema. The movie which was shot almost for an entire month in Berlin is full of ... Read more...

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Two engineering students held for vehicle thefts


January 13th, 2011 - 12:40 am ICT by IANS
Noida, Jan 12 (IANS) Two engineering students have been arrested for stealing vehicles in Noida, police said Wednesday. Mukul Mittal, a second year B.Tech student of RKGIT Engineering College on Meerut Road ... Read more...

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Thirst for lavish life turned two teens to crime


January 10th, 2011 - 10:42 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 10 (IANS) They joined a rock band while in school, but the craving for a lavish lifestyle led them to crime. Two 19-year-olds were arrested along with two others ... Read more...

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Cricket tycoon Stanford’s fraud case delayed over mental incompetence to face trial


January 8th, 2011 - 2:29 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Jan 8 (ANI): The upcoming trial of former Texas billionaire and cricket tycoon R. Allen Stanford, accused of fleecing investors out of seven billion dollars in a pyramid scheme, has been ... Read more...

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Kate Middleton’s uncle sobers up in hope of invitation to wedding


January 2nd, 2011 - 12:17 pm ICT by ANI
London, Jan 2 (ANI): The cannabis-smoking, tattooed uncle of Princess-to-be Kate Middleton is on the tentative guest list for her wedding to Prince William.Gary Goldsmith, the younger brother of Kate's mother ... Read more...

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EU diplomats get stick for lavish, wasteful lifestyle


December 6th, 2010 - 1:07 pm ICT by ANI
London, Dec.6 (ANI): European Union diplomats are being strongly criticized and condemned for their lavish and wasteful lifestyle.The TaxPayers' Alliance has said that the European Union foreign service is an "unbelievable example ... Read more...

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New way of keeping up with the Joneses: If you are poor, flaunt it!


November 19th, 2010 - 5:49 pm ICT by ANI
London, Nov 19 (ANI): 'If you have got it, flaunt it' is passé now, because for Britons, it's not being wealthy that's in vogue anymore but being frugal.A survey for price comparison ... Read more...

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Youth turn to robbery to pay gambling losses


October 30th, 2010 - 1:56 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Oct 30 (IANS) Four youth in Delhi were arrested for burglary, which they turned to recover their heavy betting losses, police said Friday."Anil Verma, 25, the gang leader, Vikas Jain, ... Read more...

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Real Housewives Star Vicki Gunvalson Opts For Divorce


October 20th, 2010 - 8:54 pm ICT by Pen Men At Work
October 20, 2010 (Pen Men at Work): The latest buzz reveals that Vicki Gunvalson, the star of the Real Housewives of Orange County has made up her mind to divorce ... Read more...

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Marie Osmond, Donny Osmond Sued By Producer Chip Lightman


October 10th, 2010 - 7:30 pm ICT by GD
By Gina Gomez The "Paper Roses" fame Marie Osmond and her brother Donny Osmond has recently hogged limelight but for all the wrong reasons. The singer and her brother has been reportedly ... Read more...

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Pakistan ministers not paying income tax


September 27th, 2010 - 7:44 pm ICT by IANS
By Awais Saleem Islamabad, Sep 27 (IANS) Even as Pakistan is reeling under devastation caused by unprecedented floods that has cost the country's economy a whopping $43 billion, a report ... Read more...

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Gibson ‘offers ex only 1pc of his monthly living expenses for child support’


August 21st, 2010 - 3:36 pm ICT by ANI
New York, August 21 (ANI): Mel Gibson apparently thinks his ex girlfriend Oksana Grigorieva deserves only 1 percent of his monthly living expenses for child support.During a court hearing to determine ... Read more...

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