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Murderer Found on Cruise 13 Years after Escape


September 4th, 2012 - 9:32 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Berlin, Sept 4 (THAINDIAN NEWS) A convict who had been charged of committing a murder was arrested on a cruise ship that was heading to northern Germany. It is believed that he ... Read more...

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Norwegian killer sentenced to 21 years in prison


August 24th, 2012 - 3:52 pm ICT by IANS
Oslo, Aug 24 (IANS) Norwegian mass killer Anders Behring Breivik has been sentenced to 21 years in prison for killing 77 people in bomb and shooting attacks last year.The court ... Read more...

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US, Russia, Norway to hold joint naval drills


August 23rd, 2012 - 12:00 am ICT by IANS
Moscow, Aug 22 (IANS/RIA Novosti) US, Russian and Norwegian naval forces are holding joint firing exercises in the Norwegian Sea, a Russian Navy official said Wednesday.The US Navy's USS Farragut ... Read more...

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Driver swerves to avoid moose, hits bear instead


August 17th, 2012 - 8:39 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Oslo, Aug 17 (THAINDIAN NEWS) A tragedy took place on a rural road located near Hanestad. The city of Hanestad is located 225 kilometers from the Northern side of Oslo. A man ... Read more...

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Uninor moves Delhi High Court against CLB order


August 14th, 2012 - 8:45 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 14 (IANS) Telecom service provider Uninor Tuesday moved the Delhi High Court against the order of the Company Law Board (CLB) restricting it from auctioning its business ... Read more...

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Olympic handball: Norway retains gold


August 12th, 2012 - 5:12 pm ICT by IANS
London, Aug 12 (IANS/RIA Novosti) Norway defended its Olympic gold medal in women's handball with a 26-23 defeat of Montenegro, which took home its first-ever medal in the Games.Norway, also ... Read more...

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Olympic handball: Spain slogs to dramatic bronze


August 12th, 2012 - 2:48 am ICT by IANS
London, Aug 12 (IANS/RIA Novosti) Spain beat South Korea 31-29 in a captivating Olympic women's handball bronze medal match Saturday that needed a second overtime to decide a winner.Nely Alberto ... Read more...

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Olympics: France’s Bresset scrambles to mountain bike gold


August 11th, 2012 - 9:37 pm ICT by IANS
London, Aug 11 (IANS/RIA Novosti) France's Julie Bresset scrambled to Olympic gold in the women's mountain bike race Saturday.The reigning world junior and European champion, 23, won by over a ... Read more...

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Company Law Board restricts Uninor from auctioning assets


August 9th, 2012 - 7:39 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 9 (IANS) The Company Law Board (CLB) Thursday restricted Uninor from auctioning its business and assets."I allow the application and injunct the respondent (Uninor) from taking any ... Read more...

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Olympics: Norway’s Larsen takes Kayak sprint gold


August 8th, 2012 - 5:10 pm ICT by IANS
London, Aug 8 (IANS/RIA Novosti) Norwegian kayaker Eirik Veras Larsen produced a late surge to beat highly-rated Canadian Adam van Koeverden to take Olympic gold in the men's K1 1,000 ... Read more...

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Company Law Board stays Uninor’s proposed asset auction


August 3rd, 2012 - 8:31 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 3 (IANS) The Company Law Board (CLB) Friday ordered telecom service provider Uninor not to proceed with its plan of auctioning its assets.The CLB will hear the ... Read more...

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Norway killer’s dad wants to publish book about son


August 2nd, 2012 - 9:03 pm ICT by IANS
Moscow, Aug 2 (IANS) Jens Breivik, father of mass murderer Anders Breivik who killed 77 people in Norway last year, plans to publish a book about his son, RIA Novosti ... Read more...

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Venezuela’s Limardo wins Olympic epee gold


August 2nd, 2012 - 7:38 am ICT by IANS
London, Aug 2 (IANS/RIA Novosti) Ruben Limardo snared Venezuela's first Olympic fencing medal Wednesday, winning the gold medal match in the men's individual epee.Limardo beat Norway's Bartosz Piasecki 15-10 in ... Read more...

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Uninor slams Unitech, says auction will ensure transparency


August 1st, 2012 - 9:24 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 1 (IANS) Telecom service provider Uninor Wednesday slammed Unitech for opposing the proposed auction of its assets and said the move will in fact ensure full transparency ... Read more...

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Uninor to auction business and assets


August 1st, 2012 - 4:06 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 1 (IANS) Telecom service provider Uninor Wednesday said it will auction its business and assets to get maximum possible returns for its investors. The company has invited ... Read more...

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Snoop Dogg banned from Norway following drug bust


July 30th, 2012 - 9:48 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Oslo, July 30 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Celebrity Snoop Dogg has been banned from Norway for two years. This is due to his attempt to enter in to Norway last month while carrying marijuana ... Read more...

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Snoop Dogg banned from Norway


July 30th, 2012 - 2:33 am ICT by IANS
London, July 30 (IANS) Rapper Snoop Dogg has been barred from entering Norway for two years after he tried to enter the country with a small amount of cannabis last ... Read more...

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Olympics: Medals tally


July 29th, 2012 - 2:15 am ICT by IANS
London, July 29 (IANS) The following is the medals tally of the 2012 London Games here Saturday.Country Gold Silver Bronze TotalChina ... Read more...

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EU-India trade exchanges fall


July 17th, 2012 - 8:29 pm ICT by IANS
Brussels, July 17 (IANS) Exports from the European Union (EU) to India have fallen by one percent from 13.1 billion euro for January to April, 2011 to 13 billion euro ... Read more...

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Chennai-Ennore Port road project to be done next year: Vasan


June 29th, 2012 - 11:40 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, June 29 (IANS) The Rs.600 crore Chennai-Ennore Port road connectivity project will be completed next year, Union Shipping Minister G.K. Vasan said Friday.He said 32 percent of the project ... Read more...

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Norway to build separate psychiatric ward for Breivik


June 29th, 2012 - 9:02 am ICT by IANS
Oslo, June 29 (IANS/RIA Novosti) Norway's Health Directorate has ordered the construction of a separate psychiatric ward inside Oslo's Ila prison for self-confessed mass killer Anders Breivik if he is ... Read more...

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Indian archers ranked 3rd for Olympic qualifier


June 20th, 2012 - 3:39 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, June 20 (IANS) The Indian troika of Jayanta Talukdar, Rahul Banerjee and Tarundeep Rai gave the country the third place in the London Olympics qualification round at Ogden, in ... Read more...

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Bieber sings in Mexico for free


June 13th, 2012 - 1:59 am ICT by IANS
Los Angeles, June 13 (IANS) Singer Justin Bieber made his fans go gaga in Mexico when he performed a free show for 300,000 people.Bieber has played a string of impromptu ... Read more...

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Injured Olic’s Euro 2012 in doubt


June 4th, 2012 - 8:08 pm ICT by IANS
Zagreb, June 4 (IANS) Croatian striker Ivica Olic may miss the Euro 2012 after he injured his right thigh in a friendly against Norway, the team doctor confirmed."I cannot ... Read more...

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Norway killer’s friends viewed him as gay


May 29th, 2012 - 11:52 pm ICT by IANS
Moscow, May 29 (IANS/RIA Novosti) Friends of self-confessed Norwegian mass killer Anders Breivik believed he was a recluse or homosexual, the Norwegian media reported Tuesday.Two of Breivik's friends gave evidence ... Read more...

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Vandals deface Oslo’s Little Angry Boy statue


May 13th, 2012 - 10:11 pm ICT by IANS
Oslo, May 13 (IANS) Vandals struck at Oslo's Vigeland Park Sunday morning, painting the park's popular sculpture the Little Angry Boy, known as Sinnataggen in Norwegian, with red paint.Police are ... Read more...

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Researchers measure addiction to Facebook


May 8th, 2012 - 4:51 pm ICT by IANS
Oslo, May 8 (IANS) Are you a social media enthusiast or simply a Facebook addict? Researchers from Norway have developed a new tool to measure this phenomenon -- the ... Read more...

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Loeb wins Argentina rally title


April 30th, 2012 - 3:39 pm ICT by IANS
Buenos Aires, April 30 (IANS) Citroen's French racer Sebastien Loeb won the Rally Argentina for the seventh time, coming in 15.2 seconds ahead of teammate Mikko Hirvonen of Finland in ... Read more...

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NRI children: Abhigyan suffering from attachment disorder


April 27th, 2012 - 9:15 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, April 27 (IANS) The Bhattacharya family may have won the legal battle against the Norwegian authorities over Abhigyan and Aishwarya's custody but the young boy faces another challenge -- ... Read more...

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Tearful mother greets kids back from Norway


April 26th, 2012 - 12:31 am ICT by IANS
Kolkata, April 25 (IANS) After nearly a year's wait, a tearful Sagarika Bhattacharya Wednesday got her two children back in her lap. The children had returned to India from Norway ... Read more...

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NRI children back home from Norway


April 24th, 2012 - 12:16 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 24 (IANS) The two NRI children who were taken into the custody of Norwegian Child Welfare Services on grounds of alleged negligence by their parents returned to ... Read more...

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US, Chinese teams head to Pakistan avalanche site


April 15th, 2012 - 4:55 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, April 15 (IANS) Experts from the US, Norway and China will arrive in Pakistan Sunday to help search for 138 soldiers and civilians trapped in an avalanche a week ... Read more...

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Indian-origin Norway resident found dead in Delhi


April 13th, 2012 - 1:35 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 13 (IANS) A 21-year-old Norway resident of Indian origin was found dead in a hotel room in Delhi, police said Thursday.Valentilo Raffaello, 21, an Indian origin Norway ... Read more...

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Custody row: Norway to hand over children to their uncle


March 30th, 2012 - 7:47 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, March 30 (IANS) Uncertainty over the custody of two NRI children who have been taken into foster care in Norway on grounds of alleged negligence by their parents seems ... Read more...

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Income tax department attaches Unitech shares in Uninor


March 28th, 2012 - 8:48 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 28 (IANS) Mobile service provider Uninor Wednesday said the income tax department had "attached" shares owned by Unitech in its joint venture with Norway's Telenor company."Uninor ... Read more...

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