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‘Chain snatching, father’s death shocked starved sisters’


June 17th, 2012 - 12:49 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 16 (IANS) Two traumatised sisters rescued from in their house here were shocked by their father's death 10 years ago and a chain snatching incident involving one ... Read more...

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Chinese pregnant woman saves toddler


June 11th, 2012 - 8:27 pm ICT by IANS
Beijing, June 11 (IANS) A 27-year-old pregnant Chinese woman who can't swim is being hailed as a hero after she jumped into a pond to save a neighbour's toddler.Peng Weiping, ... Read more...

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Man arrested in Delhi for killing sister’s lover


June 10th, 2012 - 7:24 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 10 (IANS) A 20-year-old man who had murdered his sister's lover back home in Uttar Pradesh was arrested here, police said Sunday.According to police, the accused - ... Read more...

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De Niro’s apartment catches fire


June 9th, 2012 - 2:29 pm ICT by IANS
New York, June 9 (IANS) Actor Robert De Niro's apartment here caught fire after lint in a clothes dryer sparked flames.Some residents of the building said the fire started ... Read more...

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Woman killed in row over goat (Lead)


June 7th, 2012 - 6:14 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, June 7 (IANS) Furious that a neighbour's goat nibbled plants in his garden, a man in West Bengal battered to death the woman who owned the animal, police said ... Read more...

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Woman killed over a goat in Bengal


June 7th, 2012 - 5:18 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, June 7 (IANS) Enraged over a neighbour's goat nibbling some plants in his garden, a man battered to death the owner of the animal in West Bengal's south Dinajpur ... Read more...

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Plane crash victim’s father leaves for Nigeria


June 6th, 2012 - 7:18 pm ICT by IANS
Thiruvananthapuram, June 6 (IANS) The father of a computer engineer from Kerala, who died in a plane crash in Nigeria Sunday, has left for the west African country to bring ... Read more...

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Man hacks wife in front of kids, held


June 4th, 2012 - 7:30 pm ICT by IANS
London, June 4 (IANS) A 32-year-old Turkish man has been arrested in Germany after he butchered his wife in front of their six minor children and threw her severed head ... Read more...

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China welcomes India, Myanmar talks


May 28th, 2012 - 9:04 pm ICT by IANS
Beijing, May 28 (IANS) As a friendly neighbour of both India and Myanmar, China likes to see the two countries develop friendly relations, the foreign ministry here said Monday.China ... Read more...

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Azerbaijan joins Georgia in joint bidding for Euro 2020


May 26th, 2012 - 5:08 pm ICT by IANS
Tbilisi (Georgia), May 26 (IANS) Georgia welcomed Azerbaijan's decision to join it in jointly bidding for the 2020 European Football Championship. "Joint bid will ease efforts to overcome challenges related ... Read more...

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Dalit woman killed in Bihar for practising witchcraft


May 24th, 2012 - 3:58 pm ICT by IANS
Patna, May 24 (IANS) A 58-year-old Dalit woman was Thursday killed by her neighbour in Bihar's Gaya district, around 100 km from state capital Patna, for allegedly practicing witchcraft, police said.According ... Read more...

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Poverty forces Bengal mother to sell child for Rs.2000


May 22nd, 2012 - 6:24 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, May 22 (IANS) Unable to take care of her seven-month-old child due to extreme poverty, a mother in West Bengal's Nadia district sold her infant to a meat seller ... Read more...

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China no threat to India, says Pallam Raju


May 19th, 2012 - 8:24 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, May 19 (IANS) Union Minister of State for Defence M.M. Pallam Raju Saturday said India did not face a threat from China and that no country could take India ... Read more...

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US mother kills 4 kids before herself


May 16th, 2012 - 11:37 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, May 16 (IANS) A woman in a US town shot dead her four children before turning the gun on herself. Three of the kids had escaped to a ... Read more...

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Bihar village dreams big for its peacocks!


May 15th, 2012 - 1:12 pm ICT by IANS
Madhopur (Bihar), May 15 (IANS) A wave of excitement has swept Bihar's Madhopur-Gobind village, home to around 500 peacocks. For years, people here have proudly co-existed with the national bird, ... Read more...

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Jessica Sanchez gives hometown performance


May 15th, 2012 - 11:28 am ICT by IANS
Washington, May 15 (IANS/EFE) Jessica Sanchez, one of the three finalists of "American Idol", gave a performance for hundreds of fans in her US hometown of Chula Vista before the ... Read more...

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Women find men with smouldering eyes ’shifty’


May 13th, 2012 - 5:27 pm ICT by IANS
London, May 13 (IANS) The smouldering, half-closed "bedroom eyes" may have promoted George Clooney and Antonio Banderas' movie careers, but if you try it, you would appear sleazy and shifty-eyed ... Read more...

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Man murders friend for killing goldfish


May 11th, 2012 - 9:54 pm ICT by IANS
London, May 11 (IANS) A Frenchman has been arrested on charges of murdering a neighbour whose negligence led to the death of his goldfish.The suspect - named Mario P - ... Read more...

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Ease visa rules for better India ties: Pakistan daily


May 8th, 2012 - 1:27 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, May 8 (IANS) A Pakistani daily Tuesday sought easing of the "harsh visa rules" for better ties with neighbour India.An editorial in the News International said the idea ... Read more...

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Delhi Police officer commits suicide


May 3rd, 2012 - 7:22 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 3 (IANS) A Delhi Police officer killed himself with his service revolver here, police said Thursday. He was apparently disturbed over some deaths in his family.Assistant Sub ... Read more...

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Can Siachen be an ‘ice breaker’ for India and Pakistan? (Comment)


April 29th, 2012 - 1:01 pm ICT by IANS
Pakistani President Asif Ali Zardari is taking a huge risk in trying to hype up public opinion, within Pakistan and on an international level, in favour of resolving the Siachen ... Read more...

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Woman found killed in her Delhi house, husband suspect


April 28th, 2012 - 6:17 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 28 (IANS) A 35-year-old woman, a mother of four, was found murdered inside her house in the national capital, police said Saturday and added her husband is ... Read more...

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Four fall sick after consuming wild mushrooms in Assam


April 27th, 2012 - 8:48 pm ICT by IANS
Guwahati, April 27 (IANS) At least four people fell ill after consuming wild mushrooms at Borhat under Sonari police station in Upper Assam's Sibsagar district Friday.The four ill persons belong ... 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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Pakistani dailies upbeat on Kayani’s India statement


April 20th, 2012 - 12:24 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, April 20 (IANS) General Ashfaq Parvez Kayani's statements on cutting expenditures on defence and using them instead to uplift the people has been lauded by Pakistani dailies, with one ... Read more...

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Don’t know the candidate, voting for Sheila (Sidelights)


April 15th, 2012 - 6:40 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 15 (IANS) How many people knew the name of the candidate they voted for in Sunday's municipal elections in the national capital? It seems very few, ... Read more...

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Wary of fourth girl child, man poisons wife, daughters


April 13th, 2012 - 3:41 pm ICT by IANS
Durgapur (West Bengal), April 13 (IANS) Afraid of having a fourth girl child, a man Friday allegedly poisoned his seven-month pregnant wife and three daughters to death in West Bengal's ... Read more...

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Youth arrested for raping, beating teen domestic help


April 12th, 2012 - 10:23 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 12 (IANS) A 25-year-old youth was arrested for raping and beating his teenaged domestic help in the capital's Jamia Nagar, police said Thursday.Nadeem was arrested Wednesday for ... Read more...

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Father, uncle booked for honour killing in Maharashtra


April 9th, 2012 - 1:33 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, April 9 (IANS) A court in Maharashtra's Jalgaon district Monday remanded a tribal girl's father and uncle in police custody for murdering her because she was in love with ... Read more...

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Singer Adele’s neighbour woes


April 8th, 2012 - 8:21 am ICT by IANS
London, April 8 (IANS) Singer Adele's new two-million-pound home may be turned into a nightmare if her neighbour's plan of a property extension materializes.Her millionaire neighbour in Brighton plans to ... Read more...

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British woman on death row in US seeks clemency


April 6th, 2012 - 11:49 pm ICT by IANS
London, April 6 (IANS) A British grandmother on death row in the US has appealed to the British government to save her life.Linda Carty, 53, who has spent 11 years ... Read more...

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Military school students to learn Chinese


April 4th, 2012 - 1:21 pm ICT by IANS
Chail (Himachal Pradesh), April 4 (IANS) The defence ministry has decided to introduce Chinese language from this academic session in one of its prestigious residential schools here, said an official ... Read more...

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India congratulates Suu Kyi on election win (Lead)


April 3rd, 2012 - 3:48 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 3 (IANS) India Tuesday congratulated pro-democracy leader Aung San Suu Kyi after her National League for Democracy's (NLD) thumping election victory."We welcome the successful conduct of by-elections ... Read more...

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India congratulates Suu Kyi on poll win


April 3rd, 2012 - 2:58 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 3 (IANS) With by-poll results in Myanmar indicating a landslide win for pro-democracy leader Aung San Suu Kyi's National League for Democracy (NLD), India Tuesday welcomed the ... Read more...

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In IPL season, Chandigarh to play gully cricket


April 2nd, 2012 - 4:34 pm ICT by IANS
Chandigarh, April 2 (IANS) Over 8,000 players, 552 teams, including 23 teams of girls, nearly 35 locations and more. As cricket fans get ready for the popular T20 Indian ... Read more...

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