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12 Africans arrested in Thailand for drug racket

February 29th, 2012 - 10:54 pm ICT by IANS
Bangkok, Feb 29 (IANS) Thai police, accompanied by US drug enforcement officers, Wednesday arrested 12 Africans on charges of drug dealing in Bangkok, a media report said.Crystal methamphetamine pills and ... Read more...

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Homosexual prostitute racket busted in China

January 11th, 2012 - 2:57 pm ICT by IANS
Beijing, Jan 11 (IANS) A prostitute racket has been busted in China's Nanning city, where all the sex workers turned out to be males who underwent a sex-change operation or ... Read more...

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Seven held responsible for deadly blaze in Beijing

December 24th, 2011 - 10:23 am ICT by IANS
Beijing, Dec 24 (IANS) Seven people, including a policeman and three government officials, have been held responsible for a late night fire that killed 18 people in Beijing in April, ... Read more...

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Chinese police encourage fugitives to surrender online

December 20th, 2011 - 4:42 pm ICT by IANS
Beijing, Dec 20 (IANS) Police in China are encouraging fugitive suspects to surrender themselves online on police website as an alternative to going directly to a police station for the ... Read more...

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China province lets police sing, dance at office

July 15th, 2011 - 3:11 pm ICT by IANS
Beijing, July 15 (IANS) The police in China's Jiangsu province have set up a ballroom at their office for officers who like to sing and dance.A senior police officer, ... Read more...

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Thailand places 25 provinces under close watch before general election

June 29th, 2011 - 7:32 am ICT by BNO News
BANGKOK (BNO NEWS) -- Thailand's National Police Bureau on Tuesday put 25 provinces nationwide under close watch before the general election on July 3.Thai News Agency MCOT reported that commandos have been ... Read more...

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Thailand to deploy 100,000 police for general election

June 7th, 2011 - 9:45 pm ICT by BNO News
BANGKOK (BNO NEWS) -- Thailand's National Police Bureau announced on Tuesday that it will deploy 100,000 officers to polling stations nationwide for its July 3 general election, MCOT Online news reported.National police ... Read more...

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Chinese man appeals against death sentence for 116 rapes

April 19th, 2011 - 4:15 pm ICT by ANI
Beijing, Apr 19 (ANI): A 46-year-old Chinese farmer, who was sentenced to death in December for raping 116 women, has appealed against his conviction.Dai Qingcheng from East China's Anhui province, was found ... Read more...

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Security beefed up at Beijing airport after Moscow blast

January 25th, 2011 - 3:55 pm ICT by IANS
Beijing, Jan 25 (IANS) Chinese police have tightened security at Beijing International Airport following a bomb blast incident Monday which killed 35 people and injured at least 150 others at Moscow's Domodedovo ... Read more...

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Pakistani police involved in rape, rights violations

November 18th, 2010 - 2:33 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, Nov 18 (IANS) A large number of police officials across Pakistan have been booked for rape and human rights violations in the last three years, says an official report submitted to ... Read more...

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Chinese city Urumqi placed under tight security ahead of riots anniversary

July 2nd, 2010 - 1:08 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, July 2 (ANI): The north-western Chinese city of Urumqi has been fitted with high-definition surveillance cameras ahead of the anniversary of a riot that left almost 200 people dead last ... Read more...

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Masseuse claims Al Gore pestered her for sexual gratification

June 24th, 2010 - 2:07 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, June 24 (ANI): In a controversial revelation, it has been claimed that authorities in Portland, Ore., had suppressed a masseuse's claim that she was sexually assaulted by former vice president and ... Read more...

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Senior Chinese police official sacked over torture death

March 2nd, 2010 - 1:22 pm ICT by IANS
Beijing, March 2 (IANS) A senior Chinese police officer was sacked after a man was allegedly tortured to death at a detention centre in Henan province, a media report said Tuesday. Two other ... Read more...

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Onedia, NY police announce an investigation into an armed robbery

January 19th, 2010 - 12:21 am ICT by BNO News
ONEDIA, NEW YORK (BNO NEWS) – Onedia, New York police announced on Monday an investigation into an armed robbery that took place on Saturday.Two masked white males forcibly entered a residence in ... Read more...

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Syringe attacks continue in Urumqi despite death penalty warning

September 9th, 2009 - 4:21 pm ICT by ANI
Urumqi (China), Sep. 9 (ANI): Despite a death penalty warning, 77 cases of needle attack were reported between Sunday and Monday evenings in Urumqi, the capital of Xinjiang Uygur autonomous region, police ... Read more...

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Beijing takes anti-terror measures ahead of National Day celebrations

August 24th, 2009 - 2:35 pm ICT by ANI
Beijing, Aug. 24 (ANI): Almost a month before China observes its 60th National Day, thousands of additional police officers have been deployed across Beijing in a bid to thwart off any terror ... Read more...

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Lottery jackpot lands Canadian in jail

July 23rd, 2009 - 12:28 pm ICT by IANS
Toronto, July 23 (IANS) A Canadian man who won $44.4 million in a lottery here Monday, landed in jail rather than enjoy wild parties after winning the jackpot. Barry Shell, 45, who ... Read more...

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Over 10,000 foreign militants holed up in tribal areas: Malik

April 21st, 2009 - 11:05 pm ICT by ANI
Islamabad, Apr 21 (ANI): Pakistan Prime Minister's Interior Affairs Advisor Rehman Malik on Tuesday said that over 10,000 foreign militants were taking refuge in the tribal areas."Afghan currency and arms are ... Read more...

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Taiwan woman dismembers unfaithful husband

April 17th, 2009 - 12:20 pm ICT by IANS
Taipei, April 17 (DPA) Enraged by her husband's unfaithfulness, a Taiwan woman killed him Friday in front of their 10-year-old grandson and then dismembered his body, police said. Wu Ah-yin, 57, and her ... Read more...

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Pak Senate body dissatisfied with probe into live burial of five Baloch women

September 13th, 2008 - 2:46 pm ICT by ANI
Islamabad , Sep 13 (ANI): A Pakistan Senate body has given a deadline of one month to Balochistan Police Inspector General Asif Nawaz to submit an inquiry report about the alleged ... Read more...

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Three suspects arrested for Pakistani PM convoy attack

September 4th, 2008 - 3:25 pm ICT by ANI
Islamabad, Sept. 4 (ANI): Pakistani police have arrested three persons who are suspected to have been involved in shooting at the prime minister''s motorcade on Wednesday afternoon. The private Geo TV quoted ... Read more...

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Beijing takes steps to foil terror plots ahead of Olympics

July 15th, 2008 - 5:28 pm ICT by IANS
By Pranay Sharma Beijing, July 15 (IANS) Worries about attempts by terrorist and separatist groups to disrupt the forthcoming Olympic Games in Beijing has led the Chinese government to offer financial incentives to ... Read more...

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Unregistered cellphone SIM cards spurring terror activities in Pakistan

March 31st, 2008 - 7:26 pm ICT by admin
Islamabad, Mar 31 (ANI): Over 1.6 crore unregistered SIM cards of mobile phones of various cellular phone companies in Pakistan are being held by terrorists, dacoits, carjackers, kidnappers and obnoxious callers, ... Read more...

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Thousands of guards recruited for Beijing Olympics

March 15th, 2008 - 6:46 pm ICT by admin
Xinhua Beijing, March 15 (Xinhua) Thousands of young men, mainly from northern China, have been recruited to serve as Olympics guards and will receive security and etiquette training. A group of 200 security ... Read more...

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