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Man jailed for attack after being tracked down on Facebook


August 4th, 2012 - 7:41 pm ICT by IANS
London, Aug 4 (IANS) A drunken man has been jailed for a brutal street attack after his victim's sister tracked him down on social network Facebook.Samantha Beddows, 21, scoured ... Read more...

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When Peter Andre turned into barman


May 2nd, 2012 - 9:39 am ICT by IANS
London, May 2 (IANS) Singer Peter Andre turned into a barman on a night out in Dublin after he got behind the bar and started serving customers.The "Behind Closed Doors" ... Read more...

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Sikh held after British colleague’s body found at his home


January 13th, 2012 - 7:37 pm ICT by IANS
London, Jan 13 (IANS) A 49-year-old Sikh mathematics lecturer at Oxford University has been arrested after the body of a British colleague was found at his home.The body of Steven ... Read more...

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British mum had pool cue tip stuck up her nose for 12 years


November 17th, 2011 - 11:54 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
London, Nov 17 (THAINDIAN NEWS) A British woman walked around 12 years with a pool cue tip in her head! 31-year-old Chantel Faill suffered constant flu-like symptoms during the period and when ... Read more...

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Canadian man takes his pet buffalo to local bars


November 11th, 2011 - 8:26 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Alberta, Nov 11 (THAINDIAN NEWS) A Canadian man wouldn’t go anywhere without his favorite pet; a buffalo. Jim Sautner has named the bull Bailey Junior and he has lived with the animal ... Read more...

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Kym Marsh jumps to Brooke Vincent’s defense


September 13th, 2011 - 8:16 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
London, Sept 13 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Kym Marsh has jumped to the defense of her Coronation Street co-star Brooke Vincent. Reports that Brooke was spotted working at a local pub sparked media debate ... Read more...

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British women jailed for falsely accusing man of rape


August 27th, 2011 - 3:33 pm ICT by IANS
London, Aug 27 (IANS) Two British women, who accused a man of raping them, were jailed after he showed the police photos of them having a consensual sex at his ... Read more...

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Man struggling to raise granddaughter wins $2m jackpot!


July 15th, 2011 - 1:54 pm ICT by IANS
Sydney, July 15 (IANS) An Australian grandfather, who was struggling to raise his granddaughter after her mother died due to cancer, has won an Australian $1.92 million (US $2 million) ... Read more...

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Honest UK taxi driver returns $50K to passenger


April 25th, 2011 - 6:27 pm ICT by ANI
Nigel Lipscombe, 54, discovered bundles of cash - worth 30,000 pounds- stuffed inside a rucksack abandoned on the backseat after dropping off a Middle Eastern businessman in Cambridge, Cambridgeshire, reports the Daily ... Read more...

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Brit man jailed for filming couple having sex then showing it to friends


March 1st, 2011 - 4:31 pm ICT by ANI
Sydney, Mar 1 (ANI): A man in Britain has been jailed for one year after he filmed a couple having sex through their bedroom window and showed it to his friends at ... Read more...

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Daniel Craig, Rachel Weisz ‘look cozy’ during Christmas


December 27th, 2010 - 11:50 am ICT by ANI
London, Dec 27 (ANI): Daniel Craig and Rachel Weisz have fueled rumours of their possible romance after they were photographed hand-in-hand during a cozy Christmas break together.Pictures in the News of ... Read more...

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Macy sacks Santa for ‘adult jokes’


December 9th, 2010 - 1:03 am ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
San Francisco, Dec 8 (THAINDIAN NEWS) San Francisco’s Macy has sacked their longtime Santa Claus because he cracked a few adult jokes. He was sacked after some people complained about his ... Read more...

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Brit pensioner who has smoked 292,000 ciggies celebrates 100th b’day


September 25th, 2010 - 1:56 pm ICT by ANI
London, Sep 25 (ANI): A British chain smoker has celebrated his 100th birthday, despite smoking nearly 300,000 cigarettes and sipping a glass of whisky a day.Old soldier Arthur Langran - who survived ... Read more...

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Kylie Minogue stuns fans


August 24th, 2010 - 1:54 am ICT by IANS
London, Aug 24 (IANS) Pop star Kylie Minogue stunned her fans by playing an acoustic gig in a pub as a favour to her record company Parlophone. Minogue performed a string of ... Read more...

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Nude Robbie Williams leapt over hotel balcony for sex with fan: Book


August 22nd, 2010 - 5:16 pm ICT by ANI
London, Aug 22 (ANI): Robbie Williams leapt over a hotel balcony for sex with a fan, his new biography has revealed.The biography named 'Robbie' may come as a shock to his ... Read more...

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Piers Morgan, ‘Got Talent’ Judge Weds Celia Walden


June 25th, 2010 - 9:59 pm ICT by Angela Kaye Mason
June 25 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Most of the world knows Piers Morgan as the Britain’s Got Talent judge who often tells it like it is. What they may not know about him is ... Read more...

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BCCI to issue notices to players involved in pub brawl


May 18th, 2010 - 12:33 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 17 (IANS) Acting tough on indiscipline among players, the Indian cricket board Monday decided to issue show cause notices to some players, including senior members of the side, for ... Read more...

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Janey Cutler of ‘Britain’s Got Talent’ Mocked On US TV Owing To Her Scottish Accent


May 11th, 2010 - 7:30 pm ICT by Pen Men At Work
May 11, 2010 (Pen Men at Work): She is being labeled as the latest Susan Boyle subsequent to her rendition on Britain's Got Talent on Saturday.Nevertheless, it seems that 81-year-old Janey Cutler's ... Read more...

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Robert Pattinson prefers local pub to red carpet!


March 26th, 2010 - 5:55 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, March 25 (ANI): Robert Pattinson likes chilling in a local pub more than walking on the red carpet.The 'Twilight' hunk claims that he isn't too comfortable being famous."Although I like meeting ... Read more...

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Three teenagers arrested in UK Sikh shopkeeper murder case


February 26th, 2010 - 1:08 pm ICT by ANI
London, Feb. 26 (ANI): Three teenagers have been arrested in the murder case of a Sikh shopkeeper, who was killed while trying to fight a gang of robbers who had intruded into ... Read more...

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Jordan voted Least Welcome Guest At Christmas Dinner Table


December 11th, 2009 - 3:11 pm ICT by ANI
London, Dec 11 (ANI): Katie Price a.k.a. Jordan has been voted by half of Britons as the person who would be least welcomed at the dinner table this Christmas.The former glamour ... Read more...

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Man who killed wife for waking dog imprisoned for 14 years


November 20th, 2009 - 12:01 pm ICT by IANS
Sydney, Nov 20 (DPA) An Australian who strangled his wife for waking up his dog and then went out for a drink at his local pub was sentenced to prison Friday by ... Read more...

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Australian man kills wife for waking his dog


May 21st, 2009 - 4:42 pm ICT by IANS
Sydney, May 21 (DPA) An Australian man strangled his wife for waking up his dog and then went out for a drink at his local pub, a court in Melbourne was told ... Read more...

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Over 8 in 10 believe UK community spirit, values ”under threat


March 2nd, 2009 - 8:14 pm ICT by ANI
London, Mar.2 (ANI): More than eight in 10 people believe community spirit and values are under threat in Britain, a survey reveals. According to The Telegraph, almost two thirds of people ... Read more...

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Kate Winslet likens her Oscar to mums cooking prize


February 25th, 2009 - 1:52 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, February 25 (ANI): Kate Winslet likened her Best Actress Oscar to her mums victory in a pickling competition at a local pub in Britain.After having been nominated five times earlier, ... Read more...

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Robbie Williams girlfriend worried over his PS8.5m country pad


February 8th, 2009 - 6:27 pm ICT by ANI
London, Feb 08 (ANI): Robbie Williams girlfriend Ayda Field is deeply worried that the couple will be besieged by fans and ramblers when they will move into their new 8.5 million ... Read more...

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Renuka’s ministry blames Mangalore pub attack on administration


February 6th, 2009 - 6:17 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 6 (IANS) A two-member team of the women and child development ministry probing the attack on women in a Mangalore pub has said in its report that they ... Read more...

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UKs oldest triplets celebrate their 81st bday


January 23rd, 2009 - 2:21 pm ICT by ANI
London, Jan 23 (ANI): Britain''s oldest surviving triplets have celebrated their 81st birthday together.Identical Idwal, Ivor and Morgan Llewellyn, toasted Wednesday night during a visit to their local pub.Surprisingly, the 81-year-old ... Read more...

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Gazza returns to UK after being spurned by Portugal-based lover


November 15th, 2008 - 2:00 pm ICT by ANI
London, Nov.15 (ANI): Former England football star Paul `Gazza Gascoigne flew back to Britain yesterday and hit a local pub after his lover Sally Mulholland spurned his offer of marriage at ... Read more...

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The way to God maybe through this pub!


October 9th, 2008 - 5:47 pm ICT by ANI
London, Oct 9 (ANI): A priest has found a novel way to bring back his wandering flock by holding his services in a pub.Father Philip Blackledge, 34, hosts religious chats once ... Read more...

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Disabled Briton gets new limb after a pint at local pub!


September 29th, 2008 - 6:57 pm ICT by ANI
London, Sept 29 (ANI): Disabled David Huckvale, from Britain, would not have thought that a pint at his local pub could give him a new leg and an opportunity to walk ... Read more...

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Now, self-destructing Gazza tries to enter a pub in the morning


September 18th, 2008 - 1:20 pm ICT by ANI
London, Sept.18 (ANI): Former England football star Paul Gascoigne tried to enter a local pub at 9.45 in the morning, a day after he came home from a three-week bender in ... Read more...

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Amy Winehouse few days away from death, feel fans


September 13th, 2008 - 5:20 pm ICT by ANI
London, Sept 13 (ANI): Amy Winehouses fans fear that the singer could be days from death, after she was spotted staggering home from a local pub.The Rehab singer turned up two ... Read more...

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Pub that barters drinks in exchange of rabbits, fish!


August 11th, 2008 - 7:12 pm ICT by ANI
London, Aug 11 (ANI): A local pub in Cambridge is offering to people a chance to buy drinks in exchange of homegrown fruit, vegetables, and even rabbits and fish.The barter system ... Read more...

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Rushdie to sue author over libellous portrayal


August 2nd, 2008 - 7:23 pm ICT by ANI
London, Aug.2 (ANI): `Satanic Verses author Salman Rushdie has threatened to sue John Blake Publishing Ltd. for agreeing to publish a new book that portrays him as a "mean, nasty, tight-fisted, ... Read more...

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