petty crime

Kasab: He first took to crime, then to jehad

August 29th, 2012 - 10:39 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 29 (IANS) He belonged to a poor family, in an impoverished part of Pakistan. Mohammed Ajmal Amir Kasab's journey from crime to jehad and to India ... Read more...

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Libyan gang rape victim reveals details of torture by pro-Gaddafi men

April 13th, 2011 - 12:31 pm ICT by ANI
Tripoli, Apr 13 (ANI): A Libyan woman who had burst into the hotel housing foreign journalists in Tripoli to say that she was gang raped by pro-Muammar Gaddafi militiamen, has revealed for ... Read more...

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No politics please, only cinema, says Arjun Singh’s grandson

January 30th, 2011 - 2:57 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Jan 30 (IANS) With his political lineage, he would seem just right in politics. But Congress veteran Arjun Singh's grandson Arunoday is clear that Bollywood is where he belongs. He ... Read more...

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‘Allah Ke Banday’ makes it a point not to glorify crime (IANS Movie Review - Rating:***)

November 26th, 2010 - 4:48 pm ICT by IANS
Film: "Allah Ke Banday"; Cast: Naseeruddin Shah, Sharman Joshi, Faruk Kabir, Anjana Sukhani, Atul Kulkarni and others; Writer-Director: Faruk Kabir; Rating: ***A feeling of foreboding and damnation builds up in the ... Read more...

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Gandu: First Indian Film With Full-Frontal Sex Scenes!

November 20th, 2010 - 7:36 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
This Bengali flick has already been invited to be screened at the 7th South Asian International Film Festival in New York. But, for the Indian viewers, it is going to be ... Read more...

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Mozart helping to rid Christchurch mall of violence

November 8th, 2010 - 2:44 pm ICT by ANI
Wellington, Nov 08 (ANI): Mozart is helping to bring down petty crime and anti-social behaviour in a mall in Christchurch it has emerged.Mall managers have revealed that the idea to introduce speakers ... Read more...

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Mozart music helps cops combat crime

November 8th, 2010 - 12:57 pm ICT by IANS
Wellington, Nov 8 (IANS) The music by 18th century classical composer Mozart has helped police combat crime in a city of New Zealand, a media report said Monday.According to newspaper The Press, ... Read more...

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Pressure mounts on Kerala college to reinstate teacher

September 10th, 2010 - 7:39 pm ICT by IANS
Thrissur (Kerala), Sep 10 (IANS) The Kerala government Friday said it is waiting to see what steps the college management that dismissed teacher T.J.Joseph -- whose right palm was chopped off ... Read more...

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US warns citizens of terror strike during CWG

September 2nd, 2010 - 11:19 am ICT by IANS
Washington, Sep 2 (IANS) The US has warned its citizens travelling to or residing in India during the upcoming Commonwealth Games of a threat of "terrorist action and violence" and asked them ... Read more...

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Bret Micheals Busted

July 24th, 2010 - 8:10 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
July 24, 2010 (Sampurn Wire): Recently, rocker Bret Micheals went on the wrong side of the law and was caught.The ex-Poison vocalist was detained last Wednesday night in the DeKalb ... Read more...

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World Cup fan sets Guinness record (Soccer Safari)

June 28th, 2010 - 7:02 pm ICT by IANS
By Abhishek Roy Johannesburg, June 28 (IANS) You can find the most maverick of football fans in the World Cup, but Thulani Ngcobo stands out. The 29-year-old Ngcobo, a government employee, entered his ... Read more...

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Kasab - how a poor Pakistani became India’s terror nightmare

May 3rd, 2010 - 4:30 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, May 3 (IANS) From the bylanes of a village in Pakistan to a heavily guarded prison cell in Mumbai as India's most wanted terrorist, Ajmal Amir Kasab had indeed come a ... Read more...

Posted in South Asia |

Movie Review:Thanks Maa (2010)

March 8th, 2010 - 12:01 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
March 8 2010 (Sampurn Wire):Thanks Maa: An outstanding filmRating: 4 out of 5*Starring: Master Shams Patel, Master Salman, Master Fayaaz, Master Jaffar, Baby Almas, Alok Nath, Barry John and Sanjay MishraDirector: ... Read more...

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Juvenile justice a far cry in Kashmir (Feature)

December 3rd, 2009 - 12:33 pm ICT by IANS
By Sarwar Kashani Srinagar, Dec 3 (IANS) Mithu, 13, lodged in a jail here for alleged theft, wants to go to school. But that is being too wishful. Jammu and Kashmir lacks a ... Read more...

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Delays in the New York City public schools closings irking students

January 28th, 2009 - 10:42 pm ICT by David M N James
Students are outraged over delays in the city schools closing dates. The schools could be headed for closings, which are often a fashionable and trendy time. The delays have not yet been ... Read more...

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Graffiti and litter linked to soaring street crime rates

November 22nd, 2008 - 2:06 pm ICT by ANI
London, Nov 22 (ANI): The mere presence of graffiti and trash encourages people to trash the neighborhood by littering, trespassing or even stealing, a new study has found.They do so because ... Read more...

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Child torture rampant in Nepal even after democracy: report

November 19th, 2008 - 6:21 pm ICT by IANS
Kathmandu, Nov 19 (IANS) Even two years after the fall of king Gyanendra's dictatorial regime and the restoration of democracy, Nepal continues to witness rampant torture of children by police, at times ... Read more...

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Britain fast turning into erstwhile East European-type surveillance state

May 31st, 2008 - 6:14 pm ICT by admin
London , May 31 (ANI): With thousands of middle managers in local councils being authorised to spy on people suspected of even petty offences in a bid to prevent crime and ... Read more...

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