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Carer takes boy from mental health unit to brothel


August 30th, 2012 - 1:05 am ICT by IANS
London, Aug 29 (IANS) A carer of a boy undergoing treatment at a mental health unit in Britain allegedly took him to a brothel and let him have sex by ... Read more...

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British kids lending cash to hard-up parents


August 11th, 2012 - 11:10 pm ICT by IANS
London, Aug 11 (IANS) Worried children are lending pocket money to their cash-strapped parents in Britain, a study claims.Fifty-eight percent of eight to 15-year-olds said they fret about family finances, ... Read more...

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Darsheel woos Madhuri, Priyanka (TV Snippets) (With image)


June 11th, 2012 - 6:09 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, June 11 (IANS) Darsheel Safary is already learning the nuances of wooing Bollywood ladies. Recently, the "Taare Zameen Par" child star serenaded Priyanka Chopra and Madhuri Dixit on ... Read more...

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Beckham’s kids love tipsy mom


April 14th, 2012 - 7:58 pm ICT by IANS
London, April 14 (IANS) Former Spice Girl Victoria Beckham's children love it when she gets tipsy.Her boys - Brooklyn, Romeo and Cruz - like it when she gets drunk ... Read more...

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Fun and fervour mark Vishu in Kerala


April 14th, 2012 - 1:13 pm ICT by IANS
Thiruvananthapuram, April 14 (IANS) Devout Hindus here Saturday heralded Vishu, the Kerala new year, with traditional cultural fervour with people visiting temples in the morning.Crowds gathered at the famed ... Read more...

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‘Ekk Deewana Tha’ about thrills of first love (IANS Preview)


February 15th, 2012 - 2:46 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 15 (IANS) How is it like falling in love for the first time, is what actor Prateik is set explore in his new film "Ekk Deewana Tha", ... Read more...

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Chris Martin charges own kids for performing


January 13th, 2012 - 2:30 am ICT by IANS
London, Jan 13 (IANS) Singer Chris Martin is so worried about spoiling his kids - Apple and Moses - that he refuses to perform for free even at their ... Read more...

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Half a million British kids unhappy


January 12th, 2012 - 8:16 pm ICT by IANS
London, Jan 12 (IANS) At least half a million children in Britain are "unhappy" with their lives, a survey has said.The "Good Childhood Report 2012" said around nine percent of ... Read more...

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Mario Miranda, a chronicler of his times (Obituary)


December 11th, 2011 - 7:00 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Dec 11 (IANS) Like most cartoonists, Mario de Miranda appeared to be a serious, shy, no-nonsense but soft-spoken person to a first-time acquaintance, but gradually warmed up.Born in 1926, ... Read more...

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Underage girl forces classmates into prostitution in China


December 7th, 2011 - 6:39 pm ICT by IANS
Beijing, Dec 7 (IANS) A 13-year-old-girl in China pushed her three underage friends into prostitution after suspecting them of disclosing her secret that she was working as a prostitute at ... Read more...

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Hundreds step forward to pay Anna’s medical bills


August 31st, 2011 - 6:00 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 31 (IANS) Hundreds of Anna Hazare supporters have stepped forward to pay the activist's hospital bill if the 74-year-old is charged. The help poured in a ... Read more...

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Delhi government questioned on school kids using intoxicants


March 23rd, 2011 - 10:10 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 23 (IANS) The Delhi High Court Wednesday questioned the Delhi government on a petition seeking steps to prevent city school children from accessing intoxicants.The bench of ... Read more...

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British woman jailed for keeping migrant as slave


March 17th, 2011 - 6:23 pm ICT by IANS
London, March 17 (IANS) A British court has sentenced a former hospital director to nine months imprisonment after convicting her of trafficking a Tanzanian woman and using her as a ... Read more...

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Ex-hospital director convicted of trafficking woman she used as slave


March 17th, 2011 - 3:56 pm ICT by ANI
London, Mar 17 (ANI): A former hospital director in Britain has been convicted of trafficking a woman from Tanzania and using her as a "slave".Saeeda Khan had brought Mwanahamisi Mruke, 47, to ... Read more...

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‘Pocket money bras’ for 8-yr-olds in UK


March 14th, 2011 - 5:14 pm ICT by ANI
London, Mar 14 (ANI): Fashion giant Matalan has come under scanner after it emerged that the company is selling padded bras for girls as young as eight.An investigation by the Sun found ... Read more...

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Urban teens pocket money swelling despite inflation: Survey


March 6th, 2011 - 8:46 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 6 (IANS) The rising cost of living and inflation seem to have had little impact on the wallets of teenagers and young adults in metropolitan cities, ... Read more...

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My mom controls my spending, says Justin Bieber


February 23rd, 2011 - 3:09 pm ICT by ANI
London, Feb 23 (ANI): Justin Bieber has revealed that his mother, Pattie Mallette, does not give him any extra money if he runs out of the allocated allowance."I only have a credit ... Read more...

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Well-off Brit girls go shoplifting with designer ’shopping list’


February 16th, 2011 - 4:48 pm ICT by ANI
London, Feb 16 (ANI): An expert has warned that there is an increase in the number of well-off girls in Britain going shoplifting with an eye for designer goods.According to the British ... Read more...

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No nod yet for Bryan Adams’ concert, fans fear the worst (Lead)


February 15th, 2011 - 2:04 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 15 (IANS) Will he or will he not? Hopes for the much-awaited Bryan Adams' concert that was scheduled Tuesday evening here have almost diminished with police officers saying no ... Read more...

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Boy, 7, almost buys fighter jet via internet


February 4th, 2011 - 4:39 pm ICT by IANS
Sydney, Feb 4 (IANS) A seven-year-old British boy nearly bought a real-life Harrier fighter jet for $113,515 via online shopping.The boy hit the "buy it now" button to purchase the fighter jet, ... Read more...

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Alex Reid demands over $1 mn in divorce settlement


January 18th, 2011 - 7:34 am ICT by IANS
London, Jan 18 (IANS) Cage-fighter Alex Reid is said to be demanding over $1 million in divorce settlement with his wife, former model Katie Price.Reid, 35, originally asked for $1.6 million and ... Read more...

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Mumbai Police nab student for sending lewd SMSes to women


January 7th, 2011 - 1:04 pm ICT by ANI
The woman, who was on the verge of getting divorced because of the calls and messages, has saved her marriage in the nick of time. She was not his only victim. The ... Read more...

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India decides to cast ‘chavanni’ to history


December 30th, 2010 - 9:38 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Dec 30 (IANS) It had in any case lost whatever little value it had - now the Indian government has decided to withdraw it from circulation altogether. Come June 30, ... Read more...

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Slum school children run ‘Bachcha Bank’ in Patna


December 29th, 2010 - 9:23 pm ICT by ANI
By Ajay KumarPatna, Dec.29 (ANI): Children of a slum school in Patna run a bank to inculcate saving habits among them.Jyoti Parihar, the director of a school, said it is a move ... Read more...

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Student in Singapore sells used panties online to pay for tuition fees


December 25th, 2010 - 1:45 pm ICT by ANI
Kuala Lumpur, Dec 25 (ANI): A college student in Singapore is selling her used panties online for SGD 45 each to earn some pocket money and to pay for her tuition fees.Sin ... Read more...

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Teenagers obsessed with mobile phones: Survey


December 5th, 2010 - 3:05 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Dec 5 (IANS) Teenagers are obsessed with mobile phones and carry them to schools, tution centres and other public places, a study released here Sunday said.The study, conducted by the ... Read more...

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‘Drug syndicates using Facebook to recruit young Malaysian women as smugglers’


December 2nd, 2010 - 6:09 pm ICT by ANI
Kuala Lumpur, Dec 2(ANI): Malaysian Deputy Foreign Minister Richard Riot Jaem has said that young Malaysian women using social networking website Facebook were being lured by international drug syndicates with promises ... Read more...

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How Emma Watson led a ‘normal life’ despite being a millionaire


November 28th, 2010 - 3:39 pm ICT by ANI
London, Nov 28 (ANI): Even though she is one of the highest paid actress in Hollywood, Emma Watson says she is trying to live as normal an existence as possible.She has ... Read more...

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Shoe-string, pocket-money budget films get toehold at IFFI


November 18th, 2010 - 8:17 pm ICT by IANS
Panaji, Nov 18 (IANS) Films shot on mobile phones oo shoe-string budgets, or with as little as pocket money given to school and college students, will now get a platform at the ... Read more...

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Chinese college students living life the ‘low-cost’ way


October 23rd, 2010 - 5:13 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Oct 23 (ANI): 'Low cost' life is the latest trend among Chinese college students, courtesy limited pocket money in hand.One way to do that, it seems, is team-buying. Online team-buying ... Read more...

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Brit kids get drunk for half the cost of a chocolate bar


October 18th, 2010 - 2:19 pm ICT by ANI
London, Oct 18 (ANI): Youngsters in the UK can get drunk for half the price of a chocolate bar, a new study has revealed.Supermarkets and off-licences are selling cider for as little ... Read more...

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Salman Fans Donate Money For Building School In Rural Maharashtra


September 29th, 2010 - 9:23 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
September 29, 2010 (Sampurn Wire): Bollywood star Salman Khan has millions of crazy fans, who are ready to do anything for him. This time, Salman himself appealed to them to do ... Read more...

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UK cops recover tainted 15K pounds from Butt’s hotel room


September 5th, 2010 - 5:59 pm ICT by ANI
London, Sep.5 (ANI): British police have found between 10,000 pounds and 15,000 pounds in cash in team captain Salman Butt's hotel room, which they are claiming was part of the 150,000 pounds ... Read more...

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Passengers say time, money saved by new Metro line


September 3rd, 2010 - 10:45 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 3 (IANS) It was a day of desires being fulfilled for residents of south Delhi with the opening of the Metro's Central Secretariat-Qutub Minar section, connecting north Delhi ... Read more...

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Best Paying Part-Time Jobs: Trend Of 2010


August 25th, 2010 - 7:53 pm ICT by GD
By Gina Gomez Aug 25, (THAINDIAN NEWS) Money is a necessity. Given the demand of all ages, money has always been the priority of every living being on earth. They say, its not ... Read more...

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