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14 killed in Somalia suicide bombing


September 21st, 2012 - 6:06 am ICT by IANS
Mogadishu, Sep 21 (IANS) At least 14 people, including three journalists and a number of Somali government officials, were killed and many others injured in two suicide bombings at a ... Read more...

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Attack on woman cop during Odisha rally triggers outrage


September 7th, 2012 - 11:28 pm ICT by IANS
Bhubaneswar, Sep 7 (IANS) The thrashing and near-molestation of a woman constable by a mob during an anti-government rally here Thursday has triggered outrage, with activists and police Friday demanding ... Read more...

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TV series to capture Yuvraj Singh’s journey, victory over cancer


September 5th, 2012 - 9:03 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Sep 5 (IANS) His highs, his lows, his struggles and his successful battle against cancer - cricketer Yuvraj Singh's journey has been captured in a three-part series "Zindagi Abhi ... Read more...

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Delaware doctor accused of water-boarding daughter


August 10th, 2012 - 9:48 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Delaware, Aug 10 (THAINDIAN NEWS) A doctor in Delaware is being accused of waterboarding his 11 year old daughter. The doctor, who has appeared on national television for his research on experiences ... Read more...

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Girl remains trapped for over 60 hours in borewell


June 23rd, 2012 - 3:28 pm ICT by IANS
Manesar, June 23 (IANS) More than 60 hours after four-year-old Mahi fell into a 70-feet-deep borewell in a Manesar village in Haryana in the foothills of the Aravali ranges, hopes ... Read more...

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UP removes police officer for backing honour killing


May 11th, 2012 - 3:21 pm ICT by IANS
Lucknow, May 11 (IANS) The Uttar Pradesh government has removed Saharanpur Deputy Inspector General (DIG) of Police Satish Kumar Mathur for his "uncharitable remarks" to a man whose daughter ... Read more...

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Saharanpur DIG’s conduct unacceptable, says Akhilesh


May 10th, 2012 - 3:45 pm ICT by IANS
Lucknow, May 10 (IANS) Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Akhilesh Yadav Thursday said he was "amazed" that a senior officer like a deputy inspector general (DIG) could ask a father, whose ... Read more...

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UP cop advocates honour killing, NCW wants him suspended


May 9th, 2012 - 7:46 pm ICT by IANS
Lucknow/New Delhi, May 9 (IANS) A senior Uttar Pradesh police officer was caught on camera telling an aged man in Saharanpur that he should either kill his daughter, who had ... Read more...

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Kill eloped daughter, suggests senior UP cop


May 9th, 2012 - 5:20 pm ICT by IANS
Lucknow, May 9 (IANS) A senior Uttar Pradesh police officer was caught on camera telling an aged man in Saharanpur that he should either kill his daughter, who had eloped, ... Read more...

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Playboy model is the talk of Mexican presidential debate


May 8th, 2012 - 11:30 am ICT by IANS
Mexico City, May 8 (IANS/EFE) A Playboy model who worked as a production assistant at Mexico's first presidential debate over the weekend is at the heart of a controversy Monday, ... Read more...

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Rebel soldiers seize presidential palace in Mali


March 22nd, 2012 - 7:49 pm ICT by IANS
Bamako, March 22 (IANS) Rebel soldiers have seized the presidential palace and arrested some of the ministers in Mali, a media report said Thursday.The whereabouts of President Amadou Toumani Toure ... Read more...

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The Bachelor: Sneak peek of the eliminated women special


March 6th, 2012 - 12:08 am ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Washington, Mar 5 (THAINDIAN NEWS) The stage is very much set for confrontation tonight as the eliminated contestants of the hit ABC show The Bachelor gets to meet each other on the ... Read more...

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Venezuela Mars mission after 2030: Chavez


February 11th, 2012 - 7:59 am ICT by IANS
Mexico City, Feb 11 (IANS/RIA Novosti) Venezuelan leader Hugo Chavez said Friday his country would be able to send a mission to Mars after 2030."Venezuela has stepped onto the road ... Read more...

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I had a miscarriage, fine now: Dimpy Mahajan


February 10th, 2012 - 2:52 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 10 (IANS) There were reports last year that reality TV couple Rahul and Dimpy Mahajan were expecting their first child together. Dimpy confirmed the news, but ... Read more...

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Australian PM rescued by riot police during protest


January 26th, 2012 - 5:49 pm ICT by IANS
Melbourne, Jan 26 (IANS) Australian Prime Minister Julia Gillard and opposition leader Tony Abbott were trapped in a building Thursday in the capital Canberra during a violent protest and ... Read more...

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Soha Ali Khan finds it hard to say sorry


January 23rd, 2012 - 1:35 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 23 (IANS) Actress Soha Ali Khan, who has guarded her relationship with Kunal Khemu well so far, made a candid confession by saying that she feels reluctant ... Read more...

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North Korea’s top leader Kim Jong-il is dead (Second Lead)


December 19th, 2011 - 1:42 pm ICT by IANS
Pyongyang, Dec 19 (IANS) Kim Jong-il, North Korea's top leader who ambitiously pursued a nuclear weapons programme, died Saturday during a train journey "from a great mental and physical ... Read more...

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North Korean leader Kim Jong-il dies on train (Lead, changing dateline)


December 19th, 2011 - 11:16 am ICT by IANS
Pyongyang, Dec 19 (IANS) North Korean leader Kim Jong-il died Saturday during a train journey "from a great mental and physical strain". He was 69, the country's official KCNA news ... Read more...

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North Korean leader Kim Jong-il dies


December 19th, 2011 - 10:55 am ICT by IANS
London, Dec 19 (IANS) North Korean leader Kim Jong-il has died, state-run TV announced Monday. He was 69.Kim Jong-il's death was announced in an emotional statement read out on national ... Read more...

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Veena Malik back in Pakistan?


December 18th, 2011 - 2:57 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, Dec 18 (IANS) After her controversial nude photo shoot for an Indian fashion magazine, actress Veena Malik has reportedly left India and arrived here, ostensibly to renew her Indian ... Read more...

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Veena Malik goes missing in Mumbai


December 17th, 2011 - 1:06 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Dec 17 (IANS) Controversial Pakistani actress and model Veena Malik has gone missing in Mumbai since Friday morning, her manager said here Saturday.Shooting for a Bollywood flick, "Mumbai 125 ... Read more...

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Veena Malik to star in 3D horror film


November 19th, 2011 - 4:08 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Nov 19 (IANS) Pakistani actress Veena Malik is busy shooting a 3D horror movie in a jungle in southern India. Though the destination is being kept a secret for ... Read more...

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Gunman outside US embassy in Sarajevo arrested: Police


October 29th, 2011 - 12:16 am ICT by IANS
Belgrade, Oct 28 (IANS) A gunman was wounded and arrested after firing rounds at the US embassy in Sarajevo with an automatic weapon Friday afternoon, police told Bosnian television. "The ... Read more...

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Hugo Chavez calls doctor ‘a liar’ after saying he has 2 years left to live


October 28th, 2011 - 3:44 am ICT by BNO News
CARACAS, VENEZUELA (BNO NEWS) -- Venezuelan President Hugo Chavez has described a doctor who claimed to be part of his former medical team as 'a big liar'. The doctor previously said Chavez ... Read more...

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24 killed in Cairo riots


October 10th, 2011 - 7:07 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Cairo, Oct 10 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Security forces in Egypt have arrested several people linked with the recent riots in the capital that has resulted in the deaths of at least 24 people ... Read more...

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Gaddafi predicts end of rebels, NATO


August 15th, 2011 - 6:28 pm ICT by IANS
Tripoli, Aug 15 (IANS/RIA Novosti) Beleaguered Libyan leader Muammar Gaddafi has said the end was close for the rebels and the NATO.In an audio broadcast on national television, Gaddafi said ... Read more...

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Chavez sends letter to Gaddafi wishing him victory


August 7th, 2011 - 4:03 am ICT by IANS
Caracas, Aug 7 (IANS/RIA Novosti) Venezuelan President Hugo Chavez sent a letter to his Libyan counterpart Muammar Gaddafi, expressing support to his "brother-in-arms" and wishing him victory."I give you a ... Read more...

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Relationship with John over for good: Bipasha


July 23rd, 2011 - 6:04 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 23 (IANS) Bollywood actress Bipasha Basu is furious at media reports that she is heartbroken after her former beau, actor John Abraham spoke about their relationship ... Read more...

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Libyan leader Gaddafi threatens to attack Europe


July 9th, 2011 - 12:09 pm ICT by IANS
Moscow, July 9 (IANS/RIA Novosti) Libyan leader Muammar Gaddafi has threatened Europe with retaliation for a NATO-led military campaign, saying he will send hundreds of soldiers to launch attacks there."Hundreds ... Read more...

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Turkmenistan sets up space agency


May 31st, 2011 - 1:04 pm ICT by IANS
Ashgabat (Turkmenistan), May 31 (IANS/RIA Novosti) Turkmenistan President Gurbanguly Berdymukhamedov has signed a decree authorising the creation of a National Space Agency, national television reported.The document, signed Monday, stipulates that ... Read more...

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Venezuela to spend oil income on social programmes (Lead)


April 23rd, 2011 - 5:58 pm ICT by IANS
Caracas, April 23 (IANS) Venezuelan President Hugo Chavez has announced that extra income from the country's oil exports will be used for social spending.Venezuela, South America's biggest oil producer, has ... Read more...

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Chavez vows to spend extra income from oil on social programmes


April 23rd, 2011 - 4:33 pm ICT by IANS
Caracas, April 23 (IANS) Venezuelan President Hugo Chavez has announced that extra income from the country's oil exports will be used for social spending.Venezuela, South America's biggest oil producer, has ... Read more...

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MTV Roadies’ anchors chased out of Pune by ABVP


April 22nd, 2011 - 11:50 pm ICT by IANS
Pune, April 22 (IANS) Three anchors of an MTV reality show had their faces blackened by activists of the Akhil Bharatiya Vidyarthi Parishad (ABVP) and were chased out of Pune ... Read more...

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US will face new Vietnam if it invades Libya: Chavez


March 14th, 2011 - 12:29 pm ICT by IANS
Mexico City, March 14 (RIA Novosti) Venezuela's outspoken leader Hugo Chavez has warned the US that it would face "another Vietnam" if it interfered in Libya's domestic affairs."If the Yankees... invade ... Read more...

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Sarkozy urges EU to adopt common strategy on Libya


February 28th, 2011 - 9:05 am ICT by IANS
Paris, Feb 28 (IANS) European countries should adopt a "common strategy" on issues related to violence-hit Libya, French President Nicolas Sarkozy said in an address on national television.The ongoing political crisis in ... Read more...

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