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Julio Iglesias kicks off concert tour in Chile


April 8th, 2012 - 12:20 pm ICT by IANS
Santiago, April 8 (IANS/EFE) Spanish singer Julio Iglesias will give four concerts in Chile to promote his latest album "1", part of a tour that will take him later this ... Read more...

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US rally to seek food labelling


October 17th, 2011 - 3:22 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Oct 17 (IANS) Hundreds of people from around the US rallied in front of the White House, urging the government to require compulsory labelling of food made from genetically ... Read more...

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Gilbert Arenas Charged By Former Girlfriend Laura Mendoza Govan Of Cutting Off Maintenance Allowance


February 5th, 2011 - 5:27 pm ICT by GD
By Madhuri Dey Feb 5, (THAINDIAN NEWS) Orlando Magic guard Gilbert Arenas on Thursday night became the center of attention after a process server handed him court documents while he was leaving the ... Read more...

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Argentina’s ‘Fritzl’ arrested after fathering 10 kids with own daughter


November 25th, 2010 - 12:56 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, Nov 25 (ANI): In a case likened to that of 'dungeon dad' Josef Fritzl in Austria, a 62-year-old Argentinian man has been arrested for raping his own daughter over a 30-year ... Read more...

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10 to be held accountable for Philippines bus hijack


September 17th, 2010 - 2:55 pm ICT by ANI
Manila, Sept.17 (ANI): At least ten civilian and police officials will be held accountable for mishandling a bus hijacking that left eight Hong Kong tourists dead here last month.Last week, Philippines Justice ... Read more...

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Some Philippines bus hostages may have been shot dead by “friendly fire”


September 10th, 2010 - 4:45 pm ICT by ANI
London, Sept 10 (ANI): Investigators have admitted that some of the eight tourist hostages shot dead during a botched mission to save them from a bus hijacker in the Philippines, might have ... Read more...

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Filipino driver says he never wanted killer policeman on his Manila bus


September 7th, 2010 - 5:03 pm ICT by ANI
Manila, Sept. 7 (ANI): The driver of the tour bus that was held hostage by a dismissed policeman recounted Tuesday that he was not in favour of allowing Rolanda Mendoza into the ... Read more...

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Victims of the Manila bus hijack incident still grapple with the tragedy that killed 8 people


August 26th, 2010 - 1:51 am ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Manila, Aug 25 (THAINDIAN NEWS) The hostage drama that ended in a bloodbath in Manila has left the survivors traumatized as they returned to their home country of Hong Kong on Wednesday.The ... Read more...

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Seven hostages, gunman dead after Manila bus siege‎


August 23rd, 2010 - 11:51 pm ICT by BNO News
MANILA (BNO NEWS) – At least seven hostages were killed after a 10-hour drama in which a former police officer took 25 people hostage on a tour bus in the Philippines, before ... Read more...

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Six Chinese survive Philippine hostage crisis (Fourth Lead)


August 23rd, 2010 - 8:42 pm ICT by IANS
Manila, Aug 23 (DPA) At least six Chinese hostages Monday survived the hijacking of a tourist bus in the Philippines that ended after the hostage-taker was shot dead by police. Police officers and ... Read more...

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Violence erupts in Philippine hostage-taking (Second lead)


August 23rd, 2010 - 7:42 pm ICT by IANS
Manila, Aug 23 (DPA) A sacked police officer who seized a tourist bus in the Philippines said Monday he shot two Chinese hostages in the nearly 10-hour standoff. Dismissed police officer Rolando Del ... Read more...

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Former Filipino cop hijacks bus, nine tourists released


August 23rd, 2010 - 5:08 pm ICT by ANI
Manila, Aug 23 (ANI): A disgruntled former police officer took 25 tourists hostage inside a bus in Manila on Monday, but later released nine of them, according to Philippine police.The hijacker, armed ... Read more...

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Dismissed cop seizes tourist bus in Philippines


August 23rd, 2010 - 12:35 pm ICT by IANS
Manila, Aug 23 (DPA) A sacked police officer Monday seized a tourist bus in the Philippines with 22 Chinese nationals from Hong Kong and three Filipinos aboard, police said. Six of the Chinese ... Read more...

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Mel Gibson Sued For Unpaid Bills By Construction Company


June 26th, 2010 - 8:11 pm ICT by GD
By Meena Kar June 26, (THAINDIAN NEWS) Several reports have cropped up saying that Ramage Construction, a construction company, has sued 'Braveheart' star Mel Gibson for unpaid bills to the tune of $200000. ... Read more...

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Mel Gibson sued by Ramage Construction over unpaid bills


June 24th, 2010 - 3:09 am ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Malibu, Jun 23 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Actor Mel Gibson has been sued by Ramage Construction over unpaid construction bills. His separated wife Robyn has also been sued by the company that alleges that ... Read more...

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Mel Gibson Being Sued by Construction Company For $6,631


June 24th, 2010 - 2:24 am ICT by Angela Kaye Mason
June 23 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Actor Mel Gibson and his estranged wife have recently became involved in a lawsuit with a construction company who alleges that the couple never paid for ... Read more...

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Schools protect kids with HIV/AIDS from discrimination


April 18th, 2010 - 11:53 am ICT by IANS
San Salvador, April 18 (IANS/EFE) Schools in El Salvador are hiding the identities of HIV-affected children in an effort to "protect" them from discrimination. Many HIV-affected children are now living in shelters across ... Read more...

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Oregon man arrested for dealing drugs along with his 22-month daughter


March 20th, 2010 - 2:15 am ICT by BNO News
PORTLAND, OREGON (BNO NEWS) – An Oregon man was arrested after he was dealing drugs while accompanied by his infant child, prosecutors said Friday.Edgar Antonio Mendozaortega, age 31, of Portland, Oregon, was ... Read more...

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Chile quake moved Concepcion city 3 metres westward


March 10th, 2010 - 1:24 am ICT by IANS
New York, March 9 (DPA) The massive magnitude 8.8 earthquake that hit Chile last month moved the city of Concepcion about three metres to the west and also shifted several other cities ... Read more...

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Santiago Airport damaged - closed for 24 hours


February 27th, 2010 - 7:34 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Santiago, Feb 27 (THAINDIAN NEWS) As an aftermath of the Chile earthquake, the Santiago airport was damaged, and it is going to remain closed for 24 hours. The airport officials said ... Read more...

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8.8 magnitude Chile earthquake - Death Toll at 76


February 27th, 2010 - 7:05 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Concepcion, Feb 27 (THAINDIAN NEWS) A huge earthquake of a magnitude of 8.8 has hit Central Chile. According to official estimates over 76 people have died in the earthquake. The massive ... Read more...

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Britain blasts ‘feeble’ Obama for failure to back it in Falklands fight


February 27th, 2010 - 6:12 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Feb. 27 (ANI): President Barack Obama's professed neutrality in the fight between the UK and Argentina over a Falklands drilling rig has earned him the reputation of being "feeble."The ... Read more...

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At least 47 dead after massive 8.8 quake in Chile; Pacific-wide tsunami warning issued


February 27th, 2010 - 6:10 pm ICT by BNO News
SANTIAGO, CHILE (BNO NEWS) -- A massive earthquake struck near Concepcion, Chile on Saturday, seismologists said, causing at least 16 deaths, and a Pacific-wide tsunami warning.The earthquake, which had a magnitude of ... Read more...

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Reports Reveal Death In 2008 Of Farrah Abraham’s Child


January 27th, 2010 - 9:14 pm ICT by GD
By Gina Gomez Jan 27, (THAINDIAN NEWS) "Teen Mom" a show on MTV which had started from December 8, 2009 is a big hit. It talks about the problems and the challenges ... Read more...

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Spears settles paparazzi lawsuit


October 22nd, 2009 - 7:39 am ICT by IANS
Los Angeles, Oct 22 (DPA) Britney Spears has settled a lawsuit with a photographer who claimed she drove over his foot in 2007, People reported Wednesday. The notice of settlement was filed ... Read more...

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Britney asked to ‘foot’ run over photog’s $220,000 medical bills


September 25th, 2009 - 1:45 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, September 25 (ANI): Britney Spears is being asked to "foot" the medical bills of a photographer who got injured in an accident involving the pop diva.Photographer Ricardo Mendoza claims ... Read more...

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Honduran government, UN deny Zelaya’s return (Lead)


September 22nd, 2009 - 1:16 am ICT by IANS
Tegucigalpa, Sep 21 (DPA) The interim Honduran government and the spokeswoman for the UN in Tegucigalpa denied that ousted Honduran President Manuel Zelaya had returned Monday to the Central American country. Roberto Micheletti, ... Read more...

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Argentine customs seize fossils from US researcher


September 9th, 2009 - 11:38 am ICT by IANS
Buenos Aires, Sep 9 (EFE) Argentina's customs service seized a number of fossils from a US researcher who was attempting to take them out of the country, authorities have said. The confiscated material, ... Read more...

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DNA test confirms ‘Argentine Fritzl’ fathered seven kids with daughter


May 28th, 2009 - 12:53 pm ICT by ANI
London, May 28 (ANI): Armando Lucero, the 67-year-old Argentine man accused of raping his three daughters over two decades, has fathered seven children with one of them, DNA tests have confirmed.Lucero was ... Read more...

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Argentina’s Fritzl accused of fathering daughter’s 7 kids


May 11th, 2009 - 5:25 pm ICT by ANI
London, May 11 (ANI): In what is quite reminiscent of Dungeon dad Josef Fritzl, Argentine police have arrested a man, dubbed 'Monster of Mendoza', for fathering seven children by his daughter.According to ... Read more...

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Hilton’s brother sued by gas station employee


February 6th, 2009 - 1:02 pm ICT by IANS
Los Angeles, Feb 6 (IANS) A gas station employee has filed a lawsuit against the brother of socialite heiress Paris Hilton.According to tmz.com, the employee Fernando Mendoza Tellez claims that he suffered ... Read more...

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Gabriel Garcia Marquez writing new novel


December 10th, 2008 - 1:23 pm ICT by ANI
London, Dec 10 (ANI): A close friend of Colombia''s Nobel prize winning author, Gabriel Garcia Marquez has confirmed that the 82-year-old master of magical realism was working on a new novel, ... Read more...

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Ambiguous men unnerve women more than male chauvinists


September 8th, 2008 - 2:58 pm ICT by ANI
London, Sept 8 (ANI): Women get finicky over typical male chauvinists, goes the common notion. But not knowing a man is far more unnerving for the ladies than his overtly sexist ... Read more...

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Women prefer straight-talking sexist men!


September 6th, 2008 - 1:26 pm ICT by ANI
London, Sept 5 (ANI): When it comes men, women prefer straight-talking sexist ones who speak their mind, according to a new study.Despite years of protests from many angered by sexist blokes, ... Read more...

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David Beckham in shoving match


August 16th, 2008 - 12:40 pm ICT by ANI
London, Aug.16 (ANI): Former England football skipper David Beckham was involved in a heated shoving match along with several players in the aftermath to the Los Angeles Galaxy''s 2-2 draw with ... Read more...

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