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Chandrababu Naidu’s family assets down to Rs.35 crore


September 13th, 2012 - 4:44 pm ICT by IANS
Hyderabad, Sep 13 (IANS) Telugu Desam Party (TDP) president N. Chandrababu Naidu's family assets have come down from about Rs.40 crore last year to Rs.35.59 crore this year.The former ... Read more...

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60,000 Chinese hold assets worth 100 mn yuan


July 20th, 2012 - 6:47 pm ICT by IANS
Beijing, July 20 (IANS) Around 63,500 people in China - with an average age of 41 - have individual assets worth more than 100 million yuan (around $16 million), a ... Read more...

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Rich get richer in China


March 28th, 2012 - 4:05 pm ICT by IANS
Beijing, March 28 (IANS) The number of Chinese billionaires and millionaires is reaching a new peak, and their mode of consumption is also evolving, China Daily reported Wednesday.The Chinese Luxury ... Read more...

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Nearly half of China’s millionaires consider emigration


November 1st, 2011 - 1:24 pm ICT by IANS
Beijing, Nov 1 (IANS) Nearly half of Chinese millionaires consider emigrating abroad and 14 percent have already emigrated or applied for it, a survey showed.Forty-six percent of the 980 respondents ... Read more...

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Manmohan Singh is worth Rs.5 crore, most of it parked in banks


September 3rd, 2011 - 4:48 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 3 (IANS) Prime Minister Manmohan Singh, who had taken strong exception to a remark last month by a senior member of parliament on his personal integrity, ... Read more...

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Chinese buying 300 sq km of land in Iceland


August 31st, 2011 - 6:39 pm ICT by IANS
Beijing, Aug 31 (IANS) A super-rich Chinese is purchasing a mind-boggling 300 sq km of land in Iceland for a tourism project.Huang Nubo, ranked 114th on Forbes' 2009 list and ... Read more...

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72 Chinese millionaires had premature deaths


July 24th, 2011 - 6:51 pm ICT by IANS
Beijing, July 24 (IANS) As many as 72 multi-millionaires in China have either died since 2003 of unnatural causes or have died young, a media report said Sunday. They all ... Read more...

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Ramdev declares assets, defends youth army remarks (Roundup)


June 9th, 2011 - 9:19 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi/Haridwar, June 9 (IANS) With his multi-million business empire coming under the scanner, yoga guru Baba Ramdev Thursday declared his assets and vehemently defended his statement about creating ... Read more...

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PM asks ministers to declare assets


June 7th, 2011 - 10:07 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 7 (IANS) Prime Minister Manmohan Singh has directed his council of ministers to declare their personal assets and business interests, along with that of their spouses ... Read more...

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No nepotism, need experts in panel for Lokpal Bill: Hazare (Roundup)


April 10th, 2011 - 9:41 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 10 (IANS) Denying any differences among activist leaders, veteran social reformer Anna Hazare Sunday said that the process of drafting the Lokpal Bill needed experienced people ... Read more...

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Lokpal Bill panel should declare assets: Hazare


April 10th, 2011 - 8:29 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 10 (IANS) All the ten members of the drafting committee of the Lokpal Bill should declare their assets, social activist Anna Hazare said here Sunday."We will take ... Read more...

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Former Chinese governor gets life imprisonment for bribery


April 9th, 2011 - 2:37 pm ICT by ANI
Chongqing (China), Apr.9 (ANI): Former Vice Chairman of China's Ningxia Hui Autonomous Region Li Tangtang, has been sentenced to life imprisonment for taking bribes. A Chongqing Municipality court in southwest China ... Read more...

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Lady Gaga threatens to sue breast milk ice cream maker over their brand name


March 10th, 2011 - 8:36 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
London, Mar 10 (THAINDIAN NEWS) The London shop that came out with the first breast milk ice cream last week has announced that Lady Gaga has threatened to sue them.The shop plans ... Read more...

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Request for insurance cover soars as Middle East unrest spreads


March 6th, 2011 - 1:30 pm ICT by ANI
London, Mar.6 (ANI): Insurers have been inundated with requests for cover from rich individuals, oil traders and multinationals in North Africa and the Middle East amid fears that civil unrest will spread ... Read more...

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Roll back service tax on AC hospitals: FICCI


March 6th, 2011 - 10:39 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 6 (IANS) Expressing disappointment over the proposal to levy five percent service tax on treatment at air-conditioned private hospitals, a leading industry lobby has asked Finance ... Read more...

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Chinese ’sex diary’ official sentenced to 13 yrs imprisonment


December 15th, 2010 - 5:50 pm ICT by ANI
Beijing, Dec 15 (ANI): A former Chinese government official has been sentenced to 13 years imprisonment after his diary containing details of his sexual relationships with five women, hard drinking and receiving ... Read more...

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Chinese official who kept sex diary jailed


December 15th, 2010 - 2:47 pm ICT by IANS
Beijing, Dec 15 (IANS) A former government official in a Chinese province has been jailed for 13 years after his diaries detailing his sexual encounters, hard drinking and receiving bribes were leaked ... Read more...

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China n-firm’s ex-chief jailed for corruption (Second Lead)


November 19th, 2010 - 6:49 pm ICT by IANS
Beijing, Nov 19 (IANS) The former head of China's state-run nuclear corporation was Friday sentenced to life imprisonment for corruption by a Chinese court.Kang Rixin, former general manager of China National Nuclear ... Read more...

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‘Harry Potter’ Star Daniel Radcliffe Is Way Richer Than Prince William And Harry


October 19th, 2010 - 7:37 pm ICT by GD
By Gina Gomez Oct 19, (THAINDIAN NEWS) 'Harry Potter' star Daniel Radcliffe is surely on a high these days. The 21-year-old actor is reported to have accumulated a fortune of whopping 28.5 million ... Read more...

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Two drug traffickers receive death penalty in China


August 8th, 2010 - 6:41 pm ICT by ANI
Guangzhou, Aug 8(ANI): Two drug traffickers have been sentenced to death in China's Guangdong Province for manufacturing, transporting and dealing in large amounts of crystal methamphetamine, known as "ice".The Intermediate People's ... Read more...

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Two drug traffickers gets death penalty in China


August 8th, 2010 - 12:39 am ICT by IANS
Beijing, Aug 7 (IANS) Two drug traffickers, including a Chinese French citizen, were sentenced to death Saturday for manufacturing, transporting and dealing large amount of crystal methamphetamine, known as "ice", in south ... Read more...

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Chinese cop’s death sentence for rape, bribery upheld


May 22nd, 2010 - 2:03 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, May 22 (ANI): A former Chinese deputy police chief has been sentenced to death, after his appeal to escape capital punishment was rejected by the court.Wen Qiang was convicted ... Read more...

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CJI within the purview of RTI, rules Delhi High Court (Second Lead)


September 2nd, 2009 - 9:51 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 2 (IANS) Upholding the Central Information Commission (CIC) order that office of the Chief Justice of India (CJI) is well within the ambit of the Right to Information (RTI) ... Read more...

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Judges should declare their assets: Delhi High Court (Lead)


September 2nd, 2009 - 4:33 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 2 (IANS) The Delhi High Court Wednesday upheld a Central Information Commission (CIC) order that judges should declare their assets and the office of the Chief Justice of India ... Read more...

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Congress hits out at Mayawati over Bundelkhand


August 1st, 2009 - 4:37 pm ICT by IANS
Lucknow, Aug 1 (IANS) The Congress party Saturday hit out at Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Mayawati for opposing creation of an independent authority for economic development of the backward Bundelkhand region. In ... Read more...

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Bernard Madoff ordered to forfeit over $170 billion


June 27th, 2009 - 8:03 am ICT by admin
NEW YORK CITY (BNO NEWS) -- LEV. L. DASSIN, the Acting United States Attorney for the Southern District of New York, announced today that United States District Judge DENNY CHIN entered a ... Read more...

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High court reserves order on judges’ assets case


May 4th, 2009 - 10:22 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 4 (IANS) The Delhi High Court Monday reserved its order on a apex court plea challenging Central Information Commission's (CIC) order that judges declare their assets. Solicitor General G.E. Vahanvati ... Read more...

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Goa candidate omits unpaid loans in affidavit


April 7th, 2009 - 3:48 pm ICT by IANS
Panaji, April 7 (IANS) Jitendra Deshprabhu, the Congress party candidate from North Goa, has not stated in his affidavit that he owes Rs.15 million to two banks. He says the loan was ... Read more...

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Filmmaker Prakash Jha declares assets worth Rs.550 mn


April 2nd, 2009 - 3:20 pm ICT by IANS
Patna, April 2 (IANS) Filmmaker Prakash Jha, contesting from the Bihar's West Champaran constituency, has declared in an affidavit that he has personal assets worth Rs.55 crore (Rs.550 million). Jha, who is a ... Read more...

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Indian government in overdrive to acquire Gandhi items


March 4th, 2009 - 8:24 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 4 (IANS) The Indian government Wednesday said it was doing everything possible to acquire the personal belongings of Mahatma Gandhi from a US-based collector and has even sought the ... Read more...

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India to bring back Mahatma Gandhi’’s legacy on sale


March 4th, 2009 - 2:46 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Mar 4 (ANI): Union Minister of State for External Affairs Anand Sharma has said that India would take all steps, including bidding, for bringing back the personal belongings of ... Read more...

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Paul Newmans Oscars, racing cars to go under the hammer


December 21st, 2008 - 3:17 pm ICT by ANI
London, Dec 21 (ANI): A private jet, racing cars and treasured Hollywood memorabilia, including three Oscars, which belonged to late actor Paul Newman, are to be auctioned to prevent a family ... Read more...

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‘Shah Rukh is ours!’ says Malaysian newspaper


December 8th, 2008 - 7:54 pm ICT by IANS
Kuala Lumpur, Dec 8 (IANS) "Shah Rukh is ours!", a Malaysian newspaper said in its editorial applauding the conferment of Datukship on the Bollywood superstar. With the title akin to British knighthood, ... Read more...

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China’s second richest man held for share price manipulation


November 24th, 2008 - 3:58 pm ICT by IANS
Beijing, Nov 24 (DPA) Chinese authorities have detained a consumer electronics' tycoon reputed to be the country's second wealthiest person over alleged share price manipulation, state media said Monday.Stock market investigators detained ... Read more...

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‘RTI a vital tool for good governance’


November 4th, 2008 - 11:06 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Nov 4 (IANS) The Right to Information (RTI) is a vital tool for good governance, experts said here at the Central Information Commission (CIC) convention Tuesday.Former chief justice of India ... Read more...

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