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Priest slain in Colombia


May 3rd, 2012 - 10:59 am ICT by IANS
Bogota, May 3 (IANS/EFE) The Rev. Jesus Maria Parra, a priest of Colombia's Orthodox Catholic denomination, was fatally shot at a downtown Bogota hotel he owned, police said Wednesday.Two suspects ... Read more...

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‘Savdhan India’ tries to analyse crime, sensitize people (With Images)


May 2nd, 2012 - 7:03 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, May 2 (IANS) Actor Sushant Singh, who is co-anchoring crime-based show "Savdhan India" with Gaurav Chopra, describes it as an analytical programme trying to figure out why crime happens, ... Read more...

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Teenage soccer fan gunned down in Argentina


May 1st, 2012 - 11:46 am ICT by IANS
Buenos Aires, May 1 (IANS/EFE) An 18-year-old soccer fan was gunned down over the weekend after a match in Olavarria, a city outside Buenos Aires, Argentine police said Monday.Leandro Pianciola ... Read more...

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Woman killed by father-in-law


April 30th, 2012 - 9:57 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 30 (IANS) A 25-year-old woman was reportedly killed by her father-in-law in south Delhi's Neb Sarai area, police said Monday.According to police, Arshad Ali killed his daughter-in-law, ... Read more...

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Two Pakistanis killed four women, sliced their bodies (Lead)


April 24th, 2012 - 7:03 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, April 24 (IANS) A rickshaw driver in Pakistan's Karachi city and his aide have been arrested for killing four women and a six-year-old child and then slicing their bodies ... Read more...

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Three of family murdered in Haryana’s Sonipat


April 20th, 2012 - 3:43 pm ICT by IANS
Chandigarh, April 20 (IANS) A middle-aged shopkeeper, his wife and their teenage daughter were found brutally murdered at their house in Bandepur village of Haryana's Sonipat district Friday morning, police ... Read more...

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Woman, three grand children slaughtered in Rajasthan


April 16th, 2012 - 10:24 pm ICT by IANS
Jaipur, April 16 (IANS) A 60-year-old woman and her three grandchildren, aged between 8 and 13, were found slaughtered in their house in a village on the city's outskirts Monday, ... Read more...

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Three held for elderly man’s murder


April 10th, 2012 - 9:46 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, April 10 (IANS) Three people were arrested Tuesday in connection with the murder of senior citizen Arun Kumar Tikku, father of actor Anuj Tikku, here last week, police said.Dhananjay ... Read more...

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Fake Chinese monks held for partying


April 9th, 2012 - 4:21 pm ICT by IANS
Beijing, April 9 (IANS) Two fake monks have been detained in the Chinese capital for improper behaviour, including drinking and flirting with women.Dressed in yellow robes and drinking beer on ... Read more...

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Jilted lover kills girl in Bengal


April 8th, 2012 - 5:10 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, April 8 (IANS) A young jilted lover stabbed a girl to death in front of her father in East Midnapore's Tamluk, some 80 km from here, police said Sunday.Manisha ... Read more...

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Manmohan, Zardari to discuss ‘important’ issues


April 7th, 2012 - 7:00 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, April 7 (IANS) Although President Asif Ali Zardari is going to India Sunday to pray at the Ajmer Sharif, he will discuss "issues of importance" with Indian Prime ... Read more...

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Man gets death for burning alive daughter-in-law


April 3rd, 2012 - 10:43 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 3 (IANS) A man was awarded the death penalty by a court here Tuesday for burning alive his daughter-in-law in 2009. His son and daughter were awarded ... Read more...

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Noida to host first digital games carnival


March 28th, 2012 - 8:49 pm ICT by IANS
Noida, March 28 (IANS) Here's some good news for gamers. This suburb of the national capital is set to host first-of-its-kind digital games carnival from April 6. The three-day event ... Read more...

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Labour leader Miliband’s office burgled


March 18th, 2012 - 6:03 pm ICT by IANS
London, March 18 (IANS) The office of Labour Party leader Ed Miliband has been burgled, but the criminals found nothing, a media report said Sunday.A door was forced open Friday ... Read more...

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Man kills wife and daughter


March 15th, 2012 - 11:59 pm ICT by IANS
Bhopal, March 15 (IANS) A guard at an under-construction building killed his wife and daughter and fled in Jabalpur district of Madhya Pradesh, police said Thursday.Rajesh Yadav, a chowkidar in ... Read more...

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Gunman in Afghan killing acted alone: Pentagon


March 13th, 2012 - 4:17 am ICT by IANS
Washington, March 13 (IANS) A lone American soldier was involved in the shooting deaths of 16 civilians in Afghanistan's Kandahar province over the weekend, the Pentagon said.The soldier, who left ... Read more...

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Backlash over BBC’s decision to send Englebert Humperdinck to Eurovision Song Contest


March 7th, 2012 - 10:17 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
London, Mar 7 (THAINDIAN NEWS) BBC’s decision to send 75-year-old singer Englebert Humperdinck to the Eurovision Song Contest in Azerbaijan later in the year has received a public backlash. There has been ... Read more...

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Saudi embassy official shot dead in Dhaka


March 6th, 2012 - 3:07 pm ICT by IANS
Dhaka, March 6 (IANS) A senior Saudi embassy official was shot dead in Dhaka early Tuesday, said police."We found the Saudi national lying on the sidewalk, suffering from gunshot wounds ... Read more...

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U.S. teacher shot dead by student in Iraq


March 3rd, 2012 - 3:11 am ICT by BNO News
SULAYMANIYAH, Iraq (BNO NEWS) -- An American teacher who worked at a Christian school in northern Iraq was shot dead by a teacher on Thursday, according to media reports on Friday. The ... Read more...

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Pakistani constable kills two, kills self


March 1st, 2012 - 9:26 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, March 1 (IANS) A Pakistani policeman Thursday committed suicide after killing a fellow constable and another man, police said.Shaikh Rasheed started firing at fellow constables at the Army Mur ... Read more...

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Doctor shoots family, kills self in US


February 29th, 2012 - 12:37 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, Feb 29 (IANS) A Pakistani-origin doctor in the US opened fire at his family, killing one daughter and wounding the other. His wife was also critically wounded in the ... Read more...

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Case filed with ulterior motive, says Facebook


February 28th, 2012 - 11:21 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 28 (IANS) Social networking website Facebook, facing trial for hosting allegedly objectionable content, has told a Delhi court that the case has been filed against it ... Read more...

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Bangladeshi journalists go on hour-long strike


February 27th, 2012 - 4:40 pm ICT by IANS
Dhaka, Feb 27 (IANS) Journalists across Bangladesh observed an hour-long pen-down strike Monday to demand the arrest of the killers of a journalist couple, slain two weeks ago.The token strike ... Read more...

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Man shoots woman, kills self at Wal-Mart centre


February 23rd, 2012 - 8:49 am ICT by IANS
Washington, Feb 23 (IANS) A 40-year-old woman manager at a Wal-Mart distribution centre in the US state of Virginia was shot at by an employee who later killed himself when ... Read more...

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Five killed in US spa shooting


February 22nd, 2012 - 1:07 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Feb 22 (IANS) Five people have been killed in a shooting at a suburban Atlanta spa, police were quoted as saying by the US media.Murder-suicide seemed to be the ... Read more...

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Dey murder: Charge sheet against Vora likely Tuesday


February 20th, 2012 - 9:17 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Feb 20 (IANS) Mumbai police are likely to file a charge sheet against woman journalist Jigna Vora Tuesday in the murder of senior scribe J. Dey who was shot ... Read more...

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Bangkok blasts not terrorist act, says Thai deputy PM


February 16th, 2012 - 5:28 pm ICT by IANS
Bangkok, Feb 16 (IANS) Thailand's Deputy Prime Minister Yuthasak Sasiprapha said Thursday that the three explosions in downtown Bangkok Tuesday were a security issue and there was no evidence to ... Read more...

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Rape-murder accused’s acquittal reversed; gets life term


February 13th, 2012 - 5:38 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 13 (IANS) Three years after a rape-murder accused walked free, he is set to be put behind bars again. The Delhi High Court has sentenced the man ... Read more...

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Lokmat’s record news spread of a world record (With Image)


February 10th, 2012 - 12:19 am ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Feb 9 (IANS) In what is claimed to be an unprecedented innovation by a broadsheet, an English daily recently produced a full-colour picture and story spread over 16 columns ... Read more...

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Tech show provides platform to the disabled


February 7th, 2012 - 6:38 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 7 (IANS) Taha Haaziq is blind, but his disability never stopped him from following his dreams. He teaches Indian classical music and even provides lessons on popular ... Read more...

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Antony blames army for chief’s age row (Lead)


January 31st, 2012 - 3:52 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 31 (IANS) Defence Minister A.K. Antony Tuesday blamed the army for the dispute over chief Gen V.K. Singh's age and denied that there was any civil-military confrontation ... Read more...

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No civil-military confrontation: Antony on age row


January 31st, 2012 - 2:49 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 31 (IANS) Downplaying the controversy over army chief Gen V.K. Singh's age, Defence Minister A.K. Antony Tuesday said the issue should not be seen as a civil-military ... Read more...

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China questions US-Philippines drills


January 23rd, 2012 - 4:32 pm ICT by IANS
Beijing, Jan 23 (IANS) China has raised concerns about "the real intentions" behind the US-Philippines plan to hold joint military drills near the disputed waters in the South China Sea.Since ... Read more...

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My kids are also my competitors: Shah Rukh Khan


January 16th, 2012 - 4:32 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Jan 16 (IANS) Shah Rukh Khan has bagged two awards at the Screen awards recently and the superstar is happy not only for himself but also for his ... Read more...

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Four of family killed in town near Ghaziabad


January 7th, 2012 - 9:44 pm ICT by IANS
Ghaziabad, Jan 7 (IANS) Four members of a family were killed on Friday night in Loni town of Ghaziabad district, police said Saturday adding that personal enmity was suspected as ... Read more...

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