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British women get pregnant to escape jail term


September 21st, 2012 - 6:16 pm ICT by IANS
London, Sep 21 (IANS) A judge in Britain has criticised two women who became pregnant to dodge imprisonment after laundering money from a customer's bank account.The judge still gave them ... Read more...

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Tia Sharp’s Grandmother Vows to Turn Up At Her Funeral


September 15th, 2012 - 1:23 am ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
London, Sept 14 (THAINDIAN NEWS) 12 year old Tia Sharp’s grandmother has said that she will attend the girl’s funeral despite police suspecting her as a suspect in her granddaughter’s murder. Christine ... Read more...

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Infatuated with colleague, man kills two in Britain


July 19th, 2012 - 10:28 pm ICT by IANS
London, July 19 (IANS) A man in a British hotel stabbed two colleagues to death following infatuation with one of them and sexual jealousy. However, instead of running away, he ... Read more...

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Somali stabs girlfriend 57 times in Britain


June 23rd, 2012 - 8:34 pm ICT by IANS
London, June 23 (IANS) A 29-year-old Somali refugee in Britain has been jailed for at least 26 years for stabbing his girlfriend 57 times with shards of a broken mirror.Zakaria ... Read more...

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ECB convicts Kaneria of spot-fixing


June 22nd, 2012 - 10:11 pm ICT by IANS
London, June 22 (IANS) Pakistani leg-spinner Danish Kaneria has been convicted by the England and Wales Cricket Board (ECB) of introducing his "young and vulnerable" Essex teammate Mervyn Westfield ... Read more...

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Woman kills daughter’s lover for posting topless photos


May 22nd, 2012 - 6:31 pm ICT by IANS
London, May 22 (IANS) A 47-year-old Bengali Muslim woman arranged for her teenaged daughter's boyfriend to be battered to death after he posted topless pictures of the girl on the ... Read more...

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Muslim woman jailed for wrongly accusing Hindu of rape


May 9th, 2012 - 7:23 pm ICT by IANS
London, May 9 (IANS) A 21-year-old Asian Muslim woman in Britain has been sentenced to jail for four years after she pretended she was raped by her Hindu boyfriend and ... Read more...

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Asian-origin girl, paralysed in shooting, faces tough life


March 26th, 2012 - 11:38 pm ICT by IANS
London, March 26 (IANS) Thusha Kamaleswaran, a five-year-old Asian-origin girl once dreamt of growing up as a dancer. But her dream has been dashed by a murderous attempt which left ... Read more...

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British rapist jailed after 21 years


March 18th, 2012 - 5:43 pm ICT by IANS
London, March 18 (IANS) A Briton who violently attacked and raped a woman 21 years ago has finally been jailed.Robert Edwards, now 48, told the woman he was armed, and ... Read more...

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Couple gets life term for killing ‘witch’ teenager


March 6th, 2012 - 10:36 pm ICT by IANS
London, March 6 (IANS) A Congolese couple who tortured and drowned a teenage boy, accusing him of witchcraft, have been imprisoned for life in Britain.Magalie Bamu and her fiance Eric ... Read more...

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Kaneria named in Westfield cricket scam


February 17th, 2012 - 10:00 pm ICT by IANS
London, Feb 17 (IANS) Former Pakistani spinner Danish Kaneria has been named Friday in the Mervyn Westfield cricket scam that has rocked English county Essex. Kaneria has been accused of ... Read more...

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Veteran Hogg recalled to Australia’s Twenty20 squad


January 23rd, 2012 - 2:54 pm ICT by IANS
Melbourne, Jan 23 (IANS) Tasmanian George Bailey replaces Cameron White, who was dropped from the squad, as Australia's Twenty20 captain while veteran Brad Hogg, having retired from ODIs in 2008, ... Read more...

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Man jailed for silencing crying baby forever


December 8th, 2011 - 8:42 pm ICT by IANS
London, Dec 8 (IANS) A man in Britain has been sentenced to nine years in prison for punching his toddler son to death just because he did not stop crying.Nathan ... Read more...

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British woman force feeds baby to death!


November 12th, 2011 - 12:37 am ICT by IANS
London, Nov 11 (IANS) A nurse was sentenced three years in jail Friday for killing her baby by force feeding -- the first such case in Britain.Gloria Dwomoh, 31, was ... Read more...

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Woman jailed for sinking husband’s yatch


October 7th, 2011 - 7:13 am ICT by IANS
London, Oct 7 (IANS) A British woman has been jailed for 18 months for sinking her estranged husband's 75,000-pound yacht on Valentine's Day, a media report said.Mandy Fleming "lost it" ... Read more...

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Indian-origin woman kills autistic son, jailed in Britain


April 2nd, 2011 - 8:03 pm ICT by IANS
London, April 2 (IANS) A 45-year-old Indian-origin woman has been sentenced to seven years in prison by a British court for forcing her 12-year-old son to drink bleach.Satpal Kaur Singh, ... Read more...

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Indian-origin girlfriend charged with murder of Sikh TV chief in London


March 1st, 2011 - 1:54 pm ICT by ANI
London, Feb 29 (ANI): A teenage girl has been charged with the murder of her wealthy Indian-origin TV executive boyfriend in a suspected love triangle in London.Nineteen-year-old Mundill Kaur Mahil, who ... Read more...

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Sex attacker jailed for 6yrs after victim tracks him on Facebook


February 12th, 2011 - 4:35 pm ICT by ANI
London, Feb 12 (ANI): A young mother in UK turned detective and tracked down her sex attacker on Facebook.Alpha Gray, 30, made the mistake of telling the woman his unusual first ... Read more...

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Yorkshire Ripper to die in jail after losing appeal against life sentence


January 15th, 2011 - 1:18 pm ICT by ANI
London, Jan 15 (ANI): British serial killer Peter Sutcliffe, dubbed 'The Yorkshire Ripper', will be spending the rest of his life in Broadmoor Hospital after he lost an appeal against his ... Read more...

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Brit-Indian ‘jealous’ husband caught on CCTV buying machete for wife’s murder


December 4th, 2010 - 6:18 pm ICT by ANI
London, Dec 4 (ANI): Harpreet Aulakh, the Brit-Indian husband who hired contract killers to murder his wife, was caught on CCTV laughing and joking as he bought a 13.99 pound machete from ... Read more...

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Brit Indian Sikh found guilty of wife’s murder over her asking for divorce


December 3rd, 2010 - 1:41 pm ICT by ANI
London, Dec 3(ANI): The husband of a mother-of-two Brit Indian woman, who had her hand severed as she was killed in a street attack in Greenford last November, has been found ... Read more...

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Bungling Brit police eat crime scene evidence


December 2nd, 2010 - 6:47 pm ICT by ANI
London, Dec 2 (ANI): Police officers at a crime scene in Britain are said to have eaten Domino's pizza without realising that they had been ordered by the very suspects they had ... Read more...

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Bangladesh-origin Briton denies terrorism charges


November 30th, 2010 - 8:26 pm ICT by IANS
London, Nov 30 (IANS) A Bangladesh-born computer expert in Britain, alleged to have offered himself as a suicide bomber, appeared in court Tuesday and denied terrorism charges, a media report said.Rajib Karim, ... Read more...

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Brit-Asian BA worker accused of offering to become suicide bomber, spreading terror in UK


November 30th, 2010 - 2:58 pm ICT by ANI
London, Nov 30 (ANI): Rajib Karim, a Bangladeshi born British Airways computer expert who is alleged to have offered himself as a suicide bomber, has denied terrorism charges against him at an ... Read more...

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Will-Kat to wed on the same day as Hitler and Eva!


November 24th, 2010 - 5:56 pm ICT by ANI
London, Nov 24 (ANI): Kate Middleton and Prince Williams will share their wedding anniversary with Hitler.The Fuhrer married his mistress Eva Braun on the same day 66 years ago, in 1944, ... Read more...

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Indian-origin woman kills son fearing separation


November 16th, 2010 - 9:47 pm ICT by IANS
London, Nov 16 (IANS) An Indian-origin woman in Britain has killed her 12-year-old autistic son because she feared he will be taken into care, a media report said Tuesday.As her son Ajit ... Read more...

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Indian-origin mum killed autistic son fearing that UK social services would take him away


November 16th, 2010 - 5:30 pm ICT by ANI
London, Nov.16 (ANI): An Indian-origin mother killed her severely autistic son by force-feeding him bleach just hours after being told he would be taken away by social services and put in care.Satpal ... Read more...

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UK police investigates death of Brit-Indian woman in Punjab


November 14th, 2010 - 3:04 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Nov 14 (ANI): The UK police, which is investigating the "suspicious death" of a British woman in India three years ago, are preparing a file for prosecutors after four Homicide ... Read more...

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Iraqis extradited to Britain, jailed for honour killing


November 11th, 2010 - 9:59 pm ICT by IANS
London, Nov 11 (IANS) Two Iraqi men, who fled to their home country after killing their cousin in 2006 for falling in love with a man disapproved of by her family, were ... Read more...

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British woman found guilty of stabbing MP Stephen Timms


November 2nd, 2010 - 7:39 pm ICT by BNO News
LONDON (BNO NEWS) -- A 21-year-old British woman who stabbed a Member of Parliament earlier this year for voting in favor of the Iraq war was found guilty of attempted murder on ... Read more...

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Gay Arab prince jailed for 20-years over murder of manservant


October 21st, 2010 - 5:34 pm ICT by ANI
London, Oct 21 (ANI): The gay Arab prince, who brutally assaulted his manservant before murdering him, has been jailed for at least 20 years.Saud Abdulaziz Bin Nasser al-Saud, 34, had inflicted months ... Read more...

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Saudi prince found guilty of killing servant


October 19th, 2010 - 11:08 pm ICT by IANS
London, Oct 19 (IANS) A gay Saudi prince on trial in Britain was Tuesday found guilty of beating and strangling his servant to death in a London hotel, a media report saidSaud ... Read more...

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Brit-Indian woman killed for daring to file divorce petition


October 19th, 2010 - 1:07 pm ICT by ANI
London, Oct 19 (ANI): Geeta Aulakh, an Indian origin woman in the UK, was allegedly killed with a machete on the orders of her husband because she wanted a divorce, the ... Read more...

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Saudi prince ‘kills manservant’ during gay sex session


October 6th, 2010 - 2:34 pm ICT by ANI
London, Oct 6 (ANI): A Saudi prince is said to have battered his manservant to death during a gay sex session in a five star hotel in London.The court was told that ... Read more...

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Saudi prince sexually abuses servant, batters him to death


October 6th, 2010 - 1:18 pm ICT by IANS
London, Oct 6 (IANS) A Saudi prince has beaten his man­servant lover to death in a sexually motivated attack at an exclusive London hotel, a media report said Wednesday.Saud Abdulaziz bin ... Read more...

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