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Venezuela drops arms trafficking charges against US ship


September 10th, 2012 - 7:44 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Sep 10 (IANS) Venezuelan authorities have dropped charges of arms trafficking against the crew of a US-flagged cargo ship, CNN reported.The Ocean Atlas ship with its captain and 14 ... Read more...

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Government preparing for post poll showdown


July 5th, 2012 - 5:36 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 4 (IANS) The UPA government is preparing for a showdown anticipating that the BJP-backed P. Sangma will take the office-of-profit charge against Pranab Mukherjee to the ... Read more...

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Global paper consumption increased by half since 1980


April 5th, 2012 - 10:09 pm ICT by IANS
London, April 5 (IANS) Global paper consumption since 1980 has gone up by almost half, although communication today is mostly by email and text, online statements and by fax, a ... Read more...

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Cameron planning to move New Zealand


February 3rd, 2012 - 10:35 am ICT by IANS
London, Feb 3 (IANS) Acclaimed filmmaker James Cameron is preparing to leave California and move to New Zealand to run a farm in the countryside.According to showbizspy.com, the 57-year-old has ... Read more...

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Man steals truckload of vodka in Russia


January 19th, 2012 - 11:59 am ICT by IANS
Moscow, Jan 19 (IANS/RIA Novosti) An unemployed man in Russia stole a truckload of vodka and other spirits in Voronezh region but soon ran out of luck as he was ... Read more...

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Wenger confirms Thierry Henry’s return


December 30th, 2011 - 9:06 pm ICT by IANS
London, Dec 30 (IANS) Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger has confirmed Friday New York Bulls striker Thierry Henry will make an emotional return to the club he left in 2007 ... Read more...

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Cycling star Evans adopts Ethiopian boy


December 28th, 2011 - 5:55 pm ICT by IANS
Canberra, Dec 28 (IANS) Australia's cycling star Cadel Evans, the Tour de France champion in 2011, is adopting a year-old Ethiopian boy with his wife, a report said Wednesday.Evans said ... Read more...

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Combat jet order: India to announce winner early in 2012


December 26th, 2011 - 6:42 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Dec 26 (IANS) The government is all set to announce the winner of the Indian Air Force (IAF) competition for 126-plus combat jets early in 2012.Authoritative sources ... Read more...

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Honeymoon couple to be cremated in Las Vegas


December 13th, 2011 - 7:46 pm ICT by IANS
Gurgaon, Dec 13 (IANS) The last rites of Lovish Bhanot and his bride Anupama, who were killed in a helicopter crash in Las Vegas during their honeymoon, will be performed ... Read more...

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Wife locked up hubby as building burnt


December 9th, 2011 - 11:11 pm ICT by IANS
London, Dec 9 (IANS) A woman in Britain has admitted to have killed her husband by locking him up in a store cupboard of a burning building.Julie Dixon, 43, had ... Read more...

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Maharashtra official assaulted by sand mafia


December 5th, 2011 - 6:52 pm ICT by IANS
Pandharpur (Maharashtra), Dec 5 (IANS) A Maharashtra revenue department official was Monday manhandled and assaulted by two men of the local sand mafia after he stopped them from illegally removing ... Read more...

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In post-Gaddafi Tripoli, vigilantes rule


September 9th, 2011 - 3:34 pm ICT by IANS
London, Sep 9 (IANS) After the takeover of Libyan capital city Tripoli by the rebel troops, it is not they who reign supreme there, but a group of lawyers, accountants ... Read more...

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15,000 British police officers pushed paper, arrested no one


September 5th, 2011 - 10:55 pm ICT by IANS
London, Sep 5 (IANS) About 15,000 police officers in Britain did not arrest a single criminal last year as they were busy doing paperwork, a report has revealed.Research by the ... Read more...

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Kamal Haasan to star in Gokulam Gopalan’s next


August 31st, 2011 - 6:46 pm ICT by IANS
Thiruvananthapuram, Aug 31 (IANS) Businessman-cum-film-producer Gokulam Gopalan, who shot to fame after making "Pazhassi Raja", has finalised Kamal Haasan for his next, which is again a historical about Tipu Sultan ... Read more...

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Imran preparing to file PIL against drinking age rule


August 13th, 2011 - 4:11 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Aug 13 (IANS) The grand success of "Delhi Belly" followed by the promotion of Yash Raj Films' "Mere Brother Ki Dulhan" hasn't deterred actor Imran Khan in his pursuit ... Read more...

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NRI woes on surrendering Indian passports (NRI Watch)


August 7th, 2011 - 2:43 pm ICT by IANS
Many non-resident Indians (NRIs) say they are facing problems because of the formalities they now have to face while surrendering their Indian passports to acquire US citizenship."It is mind boggling how ... Read more...

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Bengal drafting new IT policy


August 4th, 2011 - 9:30 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Aug 4 (IANS) The West Bengal government is drafting a new Information Technology policy which would be made public after consultations with IT experts Sam Pitroda ... Read more...

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World squash body probing Pakistan’s visa fiasco


July 22nd, 2011 - 4:56 pm ICT by IANS
Karachi, July 22 (IANS) The World Squash Federation (WSF) has launched a probe into allegations that it was responsible for a visa fiasco that saw Pakistan missing the World Junior ... Read more...

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Gibson, Moore seal divorce pact


June 29th, 2011 - 2:19 pm ICT by IANS
London, June 29 (IANS) Hollywood actor Mel Gibson and Robyn Moore have reached a divorce settlement after two years of court proceedings.Femalefirst.co.uk reports that Gibson's lawyer appeared before a ... Read more...

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Anushka Sharma’s baggage verified at Mumbai airport


June 27th, 2011 - 6:41 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, June 27 (IANS) Actress Anushka Sharma, who was returning from Toronto after attending the International Indian Film Academy (IIFA) Awards, got delayed at Mumbai airport Monday as the customs ... Read more...

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I’ll go to Cannes every year now: Minissha Lamba (Interview)


May 22nd, 2011 - 2:28 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, May 22 (IANS) The 16 hours of detention at the Mumbai airport for allegedly carrying undeclared jewellery were harrowing but actress Minissha Lamba says the authorities were "very, very, ... Read more...

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It is an open and shut case: Minissha


May 20th, 2011 - 6:16 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, May 20 (IANS) Bollywood actress Minissha Lamba, who was detained by customs authorities at Mumbai airport for carrying undeclared jewellery worth Rs.50 lakh while returning from her much-hyped visit ... Read more...

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Hrithik shoots ‘Just Dance’ at Madame Tussauds


May 3rd, 2011 - 3:37 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, May 3 (IANS) Hrithik Roshan's debut television show "Just Dance" has become the first Indian TV-programme to be shot at Madame Tussauds in London.Co-judges Farah Khan and Vaibhavi ... Read more...

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Apple iPads now come in handy for pilots


May 2nd, 2011 - 2:31 pm ICT by IANS
Toronto, May 2 (IANS) The tablet may soon become a must-have device for pilots around the world.Canada's Sky Regional Airlines has become the first to equip its pilots with the ... Read more...

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Nana Patekar’s cops connection boon for ‘Shagird’ ((With Images)


April 20th, 2011 - 7:43 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 20 (IANS) Bollywood actor Nana Patekar's special connections with the police helped the team of Tigmanshu Dhulia's "Shagird" in shooting at key locations, including the iconic India ... Read more...

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Torres admits ‘everything seems a mess’ after Chelsea move


March 15th, 2011 - 1:34 pm ICT by ANI
London, Mar. 15 (ANI): Struggling with form, Chelsea striker Fernando Torres, has confessed that he is finding it hard to settle down following his 50 million pound transfer from Liverpool."There are ... Read more...

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Amherst woman enters courthouse with monkey in bra


March 11th, 2011 - 9:58 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Amherst County, Mar 11 (THAINDIAN NEWS) A woman in Amherst shocked court officials when she walked into the Amherst County Courthouse on Thursday with a monkey in her bra.Officials at the court ... Read more...

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‘Twilight’ bosses caught up in trademark battle


March 11th, 2011 - 5:47 pm ICT by ANI
London, Mar 11 (ANI): The movie executives behind the 'Twilight' franchise have become embroiled in a legal battle over the name of a cosmetics line.US retail chain Bath and Body Works have ... Read more...

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Oz mums would rather change dirty nappies than get life insurance


March 8th, 2011 - 6:00 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, Mar 8 (ANI): A survey has found that mums in Australia would rather change dirty diapers, visit the dentist or get a pap smear than face the reality of getting life ... Read more...

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Quarter of Brits lie about their days off to impress others


March 7th, 2011 - 3:25 pm ICT by ANI
London, March 7 (ANI): A new study has revealed that a quarter of Britons lie about their weekend activities in an attempt to impress others.The survey of 5,000 adults found that more ... Read more...

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Court allows Berry to take daughter to New York


February 17th, 2011 - 2:18 pm ICT by IANS
London, Feb 17 (IANS) Actress Halle Berry has won a court battle to take her two-year-old daughter Nahla to New York.The Oscar-winning actress attended a court hearing in Los Angeles Wednesday to ... Read more...

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New York cab driver awarded for returning $100K worth of valuables


February 16th, 2011 - 6:09 pm ICT by ANI
London, Feb 16 (ANI): A New York City taxi driver, who returned 100,000 dollars worth of jewellery and cash that had been left in the back seat of his cab, has been ... Read more...

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Palin’s application to trademark her name rejected


February 8th, 2011 - 4:18 pm ICT by ANI
London, Feb 8 (ANI): Former Alaska governor Sarah Palin's application to trademark her name has been rejected by US officials.The 2008 Republican vice presidential candidate filed paperwork with the US Patent ... Read more...

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Thorpe’s swimming future announcement on Wednesday


February 1st, 2011 - 4:52 pm ICT by ANI
Sydney, Feb.1 (ANI): Champion Olympian Ian Thorpe will make an announcement tomorrow afternoon about his swimming future.There is speculation that Thorpe, Australia's most successful Olympian, will make a comeback at the London ... Read more...

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Oz swimmer Ian Thorpe may announce London Olympics ambitions soon


January 30th, 2011 - 6:53 pm ICT by ANI
Sydney, Jan 30 (ANI): Australia's greatest Olympian, Ian Thorpe, is expected to announce his comeback to international swimming, with an intention be a part of the 2012 London Olympics.According to the Daily ... Read more...

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