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China shuts websites, microblog accounts over fraud, blackmail


September 14th, 2012 - 10:37 am ICT by IANS
Beijing, Sep 14 (IANS) Several websites and microblog accounts have been closed in China for being involved in fraud and blackmail, the country's National Internet Information Office announced Thursday.According to ... Read more...

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Gurdwara shooting: Obama calls Manmohan; conveys people’s solidarity


August 9th, 2012 - 6:28 am ICT by IANS
Washington, Aug 9 (IANS) Three days after the senseless attack on a Wisconsin gurdwara, President Barack Obama called Indian Prime Minister Manmohan Singh to convey his condolences and the solidarity ... Read more...

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US most wanted fugitive caught in Mexico


July 15th, 2012 - 2:27 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, July 15 (IANS/RIA Novosti)One of the 15 most wanted fugitives of the US Marshals Service's has been held in the Mexican sea resort of Cancun, having remained almost ... Read more...

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German police hunt runaway kangaroo


June 20th, 2012 - 9:18 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Berlin, June 19 (THAINDIAN NEWS)
Around 6 am on Tuesday, officers were called to the small village of Hülshagen (Lower Saxony) after eyewitnesses claimed to have spotted a one-metre tall kangaroo running loose ... Read more...

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Sweeden’s park where wolves killed Zookeeper now offers “wild encounters” to its visitors


June 19th, 2012 - 8:40 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Ostergotland, June 19 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Police officers have investigating that attack that left a zoo worker dead in one of Sweden’s most popular zoos.Law enforcement authorities have claimed that they are still ... Read more...

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Elderly woman trapped under her heavy dresser for 4 days


June 18th, 2012 - 8:59 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Oregon, June 18 (THAINDIAN NEWS) An elderly resident of Oregon has been found alive after spending four days trapped under her dresser. Local law enforcement authorities claim that 67-year-old Virginia Cartier was ... Read more...

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Lungs discovered on Los Angeles’ sidewalk


June 13th, 2012 - 8:55 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Los Angeles, June 13 (THAINDIAN NEWS) A pair of lungs have been discovered on a Los Angeles-area sidewalk over the weekend. The organs were later analyzed by coroners, who established ... Read more...

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German Police Release Pictures Of The ‘Forest Boy’


June 13th, 2012 - 7:56 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Berlin, June 13 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Berlin’s law enforcement authorities have released the image of an English-speaking teenager who claims he has been living in the wild for years.The boy, who ... Read more...

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Massachusetts’ town imposes fine on public swearing


June 13th, 2012 - 7:51 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Middleborough, June 13 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Middleborough is a Massachusetts town of approximately 20,000 residents, famous for its rich cranberry bogs. The residents of this town have now decided to fine those who ... Read more...

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Romanian gang attempts to steal a moving lorry


June 12th, 2012 - 10:04 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Bucharest, June 12 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Romanian law enforcement authorities have filmed incredible footage of a gang’s efforts to rob a truck while it was speeding along a motorway. To undertake the attempted ... Read more...

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Did Lindsay Lohan lie to the police about her accident?


June 12th, 2012 - 8:00 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Los Angeles, June 12 (THAINDIAN NEWS) US actress Lindsay Lohan, who is currently involved in the shooting of the film 'Liz & Dick', a biopic of the late Dame Elisabeth Taylor, apparently ... Read more...

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Manhunt Continues for Desmonte Leonard, Auburn University Shooting Suspect


June 11th, 2012 - 7:57 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Auburn, June 11 (THAINDIAN NEWS) The manhunt continues for Desmonte Leonard the suspect wanted for shooting dead three people and wounding another one during a party at an apartment complex near Auburn ... Read more...

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Pastor Creflo Dollar denies attacking daughter


June 11th, 2012 - 7:56 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Atlanta, June, 11 (THAINDIAN NEWS) The pastor of the World Changers Church International Creflo Dollar has denied allegations that he punched his 15-year-old daughter. Last Sunday, the preacher received an enthusiastic ... Read more...

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Luke Magnotta had 70 Facebook pages


June 8th, 2012 - 7:21 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Montreal, June 8 (THAINDIAN NEWS) According to Montreal’s law enforcement authorities, Luka Magnotta had more than 70 pages on the world's most popular social-networking site. On Wednesday, Montreal police Cmdr. Ian ... Read more...

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Alligator found in a Brampton home backyard


May 24th, 2012 - 8:07 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Brampton, May 24 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Chelsey Hiemstra got the shock of her life when she found a three-foot-long reptile relaxing under a shady tree in her Brampton backyard last Sunday.She was with ... Read more...

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Casey Anthony found hiding in Florida


May 23rd, 2012 - 7:14 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Florida, May 23 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Casey Anthony has been found hiding in Florida, 10 months after the end of her trial. She will now have to return to Orlando’s courts. ... Read more...

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Missing actor Nicolas Kent ‘Nick’ Stahl checks into rehab


May 21st, 2012 - 7:56 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Los Angeles, May 21 (THAINDIAN NEWS) The whereabouts of the missing actor Nicolas Kent have finally been known. It may be recalled that his wife had reported his disappearance to Los Angeles ... Read more...

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Strauss-Kahn files countercharge against hotel maid


May 16th, 2012 - 1:44 pm ICT by IANS
New York, May 16 (IANS) Former International Monetary Fund (IMF) head Dominique Strauss-Kahn is filing a civil lawsuit against the former hotel maid who accused him of sexually assaulting her ... Read more...

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US Muslim body seeks probe on attack on Sikh


December 6th, 2011 - 7:48 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Dec 6 (IANS) The Council on American-Islamic Relations (CAIR) has sought an FBI investigation of a possible bias motive for the stabbing of a Sikh man at Fresno Yosemite ... Read more...

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Plot to kill Trinidad and Tobago PM uncovered


November 25th, 2011 - 2:56 pm ICT by IANS
Port of Spain, Nov 25 (IANS) Prime Minister Kamla Persad Bissessar said Thursday that a plot to assassinate her and senior members of her cabinet has been uncovered, and it ... Read more...

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Drug trafficking a threat to global stability


November 22nd, 2011 - 3:08 pm ICT by IANS
Agra, Nov 22 (IANS) Drug trafficking poses a challenge to the stability and health of nations, Narcotics Commissioner of India Jagjit Pavadia said Tuesday."The world of crime, including drugs, is ... Read more...

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China extradites British criminal suspect


November 7th, 2011 - 6:00 pm ICT by IANS
Beijing, Nov 7 (IANS) Chinese police Monday handed over a British criminal suspect to Scotland Yard authorities at the Beijing Capital International Airport, Xinhua reported.The suspect, surnamed Price, was accused ... Read more...

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Probe into threats on White House Facebook page


September 12th, 2011 - 3:38 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Sep 12 (IANS/RIA Novosti) The US Secret Service is investigating terrorist attack threats posted by an unknown user on the White House page in Facebook Sunday, a spokesperson ... Read more...

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US calls for vigilance against 9/11 threat


September 10th, 2011 - 5:54 am ICT by IANS
Washington, Sep 10 (IANS) US security head Friday asked all citizens to be vigilant against potential terror threat surrounding the 10th anniversary of the 9/ 11 terrorist attacks, ... Read more...

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Sneaky cyber crooks hack Simon Cowell’s computer network


May 2nd, 2011 - 7:31 pm ICT by ANI
London, May 2 (ANI): Simon Cowell has called in the FBI to crack the case of hackers breaking into his top-secret computer network, which contained details of his new US ­ X ... Read more...

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9 smugglers arrested with 70 million illegal cigarrettes in Lithuania


April 11th, 2011 - 7:09 pm ICT by BNO News
BRUSSELS (BNO NEWS) -- The European Anti-Fraud Office (OLAF) on Monday announced the arrest of nine people in Lithuania for the illegal smuggling of cigarettes after an extensive investigation that resulted in ... Read more...

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Sri Lanka’s Pakistan tour awaiting clearances


March 28th, 2011 - 5:34 pm ICT by IANS
Colombo, March 28 (IANS) Pakistan might have to wait further for the revival of international cricket back home as their series against Sri Lanka later this year is still awaiting ... Read more...

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Chinese search giant Baidu in spot over copyright theft


March 16th, 2011 - 6:23 pm ICT by ANI
Beijing, Mar.16 (ANI): Baidu, China's search engine giant, has been accused of copyright violation by Chinese writers, who claim the website offered free online excerpts of their work without authorized permission.On ... Read more...

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Libya evacuation: No charges from Indians, says government


February 25th, 2011 - 6:05 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 25 (IANS) The government Friday came out strongly against some "unscrupulous elements" who are trying to fleece Indians stranded in Libya and stressed that it is not charging its ... Read more...

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Indian evacuees will not have to pay for evacuation from Libya


February 25th, 2011 - 3:51 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi (ANI) : Ministry of External Affairs stated here today that "no payment will be levied by the government for the evacuation of Indian nationals from Libya"The statement said the Ministry ... Read more...

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TSA agents arrested at JFK for stealing $40k


February 17th, 2011 - 3:09 am ICT by BNO News
NEW YORK CITY (BNO NEWS) -- Two employees with the U.S. Transportation Safety Administration (TSA) have been arrested and are facing charges after allegedly stealing tens of thousands of dollars from checked ... Read more...

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Drugs Come In The Wrapping Of Bath Salts


January 23rd, 2011 - 8:45 pm ICT by GD
By Meena Kar Jan 23, (THAINDIAN NEWS) Bath salts could really be refreshing if they are used in a proper manner. These come in different smells depending upon the object they are made ... Read more...

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Primary Trailer Of Darren Lynn Bousman’s ‘Mother’s Day’ Available Online


January 18th, 2011 - 4:43 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
, which is a film certainly not about a kindhearted and adoring mother. A trailer of this film, which was employed as a sales clip in Germany, has now touched ... Read more...

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Palin’s critics post video, hate messages on her tweeter page


January 14th, 2011 - 5:30 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Jan 14 (ANI): Former Alaska Governor Sarah Palin's critics have posted a four-minute video and 'hate messages' on her tweeter page, suggesting that she should be "shot" or "assassinated" because ... Read more...

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CitiBank fraud not a systemic failure: Mukherjee


December 29th, 2010 - 7:01 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Dec 29 (IANS) Terming the alleged multi-crore-rupee fraud detected at Citibank as an act of "individual misdemeanour", Finance Minister Pranab Mukherjee Wednesday said there was no systemic failure and ... Read more...

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