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Women arrested for cheating ‘husbands’


May 29th, 2012 - 1:20 am ICT by IANS
Jaipur, May 28 (IANS) A 35 year-old woman was arrested in Rajasthan for duping at least a dozen men whom she married before disappearing with gold and other valuables, police ... Read more...

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Engineering girl student commits suicide


May 21st, 2012 - 11:10 pm ICT by IANS
Greater Noida, May 21 (IANS) An engineering girl student of the Sharda University here allegedly committed suicide by jumping from the fifth floor of her hostel early Monday.Shilpi Verma, 24, ... Read more...

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Death of Indian engineer in US being probed


April 25th, 2012 - 7:11 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, April 25 (IANS) US authorities are investigating the death of a 28-year old Indian engineer in his apartment in Dallas, according to the Telugu Association of North America (TANA).Nikhil ... Read more...

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Woman, three grand children slaughtered in Rajasthan


April 16th, 2012 - 10:24 pm ICT by IANS
Jaipur, April 16 (IANS) A 60-year-old woman and her three grandchildren, aged between 8 and 13, were found slaughtered in their house in a village on the city's outskirts Monday, ... Read more...

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Five killed, 20 injured in Rajasthan


April 13th, 2012 - 12:04 am ICT by IANS
Jaipur, April 12 (IANS) Five men were killed and 20 injured in Rajasthan Thursday when the truck in which they were traveling overturned, police said.The mishap occurred at Khera village ... Read more...

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Gunman kills seven at California religious college


April 3rd, 2012 - 11:23 pm ICT by BNO News
OAKLAND, CALIFORNIA (BNO NEWS) -- A gunman opened fire at a Christian college in the California city of Oakland on late Monday morning, killing seven people in the nation's deadliest school shooting ... Read more...

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Panther poaching in Sariska has Rajasthan worried, probe ordered


March 9th, 2012 - 11:12 pm ICT by IANS
Jaipur, March 9 (IANS) The Rajasthan government Friday ordered an enquiry into the poaching of a panther in the Sariska Tiger Reserve in Alwar district here, officials said.The body of ... Read more...

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Five killed in US spa shooting


February 22nd, 2012 - 1:07 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Feb 22 (IANS) Five people have been killed in a shooting at a suburban Atlanta spa, police were quoted as saying by the US media.Murder-suicide seemed to be the ... Read more...

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Russian works 12 years as lawyer with fake diploma


February 20th, 2012 - 1:07 pm ICT by IANS
Moscow, Feb 20 (IANS/RIA Novosti) A court in Russia sentenced a prominent lawyer and TV presenter to two years in prison for fraud when it was uncovered that he had ... Read more...

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Whitney Houston’s body flown to New Jersey on Tyler Perry’s private jet


February 14th, 2012 - 11:35 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Washington, Feb 14 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Reports say Whitney Houston’s body was flown on Tyler Perry’s private jet to New Jersey. Tyler is currently in Los Angeles where he is promoting his upcoming ... Read more...

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Carrie Underwood wore a Gomez-Gracia gown at the Grammy Awards


February 13th, 2012 - 9:39 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
New York, Feb 13 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Carrie Underwood stepped onto the red carpet elegantly during the 54th Grammy Awards in Staples Los Angeles. The singer attended the event wearing a dress ... Read more...

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Odisha hooch toll is 32, excise minister resigns (Second Lead)


February 9th, 2012 - 5:45 pm ICT by IANS
Bhubaneswar, Feb 9 (IANS) The deaths caused by a spurious drink Thursday climbed to 32 in Odisha, while state Excise Minister Ananga Udaya Singh Deo submitted his resignation to Chief ... Read more...

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Odisha moonshine toll is 30 (Lead)


February 9th, 2012 - 2:50 pm ICT by IANS
Bhubaneswar, Feb 9 (IANS) The death toll caused by a spurious drink has touched 30 in Odisha, a senior official said Wednesday.The victims, mostly poor men from Cuttack and Khordha ... Read more...

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Odisha hooch toll 30, government blames medicines


February 9th, 2012 - 11:56 am ICT by IANS
Bhubaneswar, Feb 9 (IANS) The death toll due to alleged consumption of spurious liquor has risen to 30 in Odisha, but the authorities have held two medicines responsible for the ... Read more...

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12 Chinese kids killed as school bus overturns


December 12th, 2011 - 11:45 pm ICT by IANS
Beijing, Dec 12 (IANS) At least 12 students of a primary school were killed in east China Monday evening after their school bus overturned.The accident took place at about 6.00 ... Read more...

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Two killed in Russian trainer plane crash


December 4th, 2011 - 7:22 am ICT by IANS
Moscow, Dec 4 (IANS/RIA Novosti) A pilot instructor and his student were killed in a crash of a trainer aircraft in southern Russia Saturday.The single-engine plane operated by the ... Read more...

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Infosys woman manager hangs self


November 29th, 2011 - 1:14 am ICT by IANS
Bangalore, Nov 28 (IANS) Infosys' assistant manager and former woman journalist Smita Rao, 32, hanged herself at her home Monday due to alleged harassment by her husband Rohit, a software ... Read more...

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Seven killed in Russia fire


November 13th, 2011 - 9:37 pm ICT by IANS
Moscow, Nov 13 (IANS) At least seven people were killed Sunday in a fire in northern Russia, the government said.The fire broke out Saturday night at a construction site in ... Read more...

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Struggle to rescue 22 trapped miners in China


November 11th, 2011 - 2:38 pm ICT by IANS
Beijing, Nov 11 (IANS) A day after 43 miners were trapped underground following a gas leak in a coal mine in southwest China's Yunnan Province, hundreds of rescuers were still ... Read more...

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Six prisoners injured in fire


November 11th, 2011 - 12:00 am ICT by IANS
Lucknow, Nov 10 (IANS) Six prisoners received burn injuries in a fire that broke out in a jail in Uttar Pradesh's Firozabad district Thursday, police said.The fire broke out in ... Read more...

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Couple jailed, lose custody of daughter, over stolen sandwiches


October 31st, 2011 - 8:58 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Honolulu, Hawaii, Oct 31 (THAINDIAN NEWS) A couple in Honolulu has been arrested for stealing two sandwiches. Officials announced on Saturday that they also took the custody of the couple’s 3-year-old daughter ... Read more...

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Retired IIT professor kills self in Delhi


October 22nd, 2011 - 8:34 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Oct 22 (IANS) A retired Indian Institute of Technology (IIT) professor committed suicide by jumping from the seventh floor of the IIT building here Saturday, police said. No ... Read more...

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Police nab kidnappers of industrialist, recover money


October 13th, 2011 - 1:45 am ICT by IANS
Noida, Oct 13 (IANS) More than 20 days after a Noida-based industrialist Kapil Gupta was kidnapped, the Noida police in a joint operation with the Special Operations Group (SOG) of ... Read more...

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Nine nabbed for Bangalore Congress corporator’s murder


October 10th, 2011 - 10:34 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore, Oct 10 (IANS) Nine people were arrested for their alleged involvement in the murder of Congress corporator S. Nataraj here Oct 1 owing to personal rivalry, police said ... Read more...

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Man commits suicide over family disputes


October 8th, 2011 - 9:15 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Oct 8 (IANS) Upset over disputes among family members, a 32-year-old man committed suicide by hanging himself in north Delhi, police said Saturday.Subhash was found hanging from a ... Read more...

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Orissa legislator killed by suspected Maoists


September 24th, 2011 - 10:34 pm ICT by IANS
Bhubaneswar, Sep 24 (IANS) Orissa's ruling Biju Janata Dal (BJD) legislator Jagabandhu Majhi and his personal security officer were Saturday shot dead by unidentified assailants suspected to be Maoists in ... Read more...

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Police suspect attacker may be among injured or dead (Lead)


September 7th, 2011 - 10:43 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 7 (IANS) Investigators were struggling for definite clues hours after a powerful bomb went off outside the Delhi High Court Wednesday morning.Officials were not even sure of ... Read more...

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Plastic based deadly explosive used in Delhi blast


September 7th, 2011 - 8:50 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 7 (IANS) Terrorists may have used hard-to-detect plastic-based explosive PETN in Wednesday's Delhi High Court blast -- the same substance used in the underwear bomb plot on ... Read more...

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Rajasthan official beats wife to death with bat


August 30th, 2011 - 12:17 am ICT by IANS
Jaipur, Aug 29 (IANS) A senior Rajasthan Administrative Service official Monday beat his 48-year-old wife to death with a cricket bat due to marital discord, said police.Ramdev Singh, posted as ... Read more...

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Members of anti-Soviet resistance group found in Estonian mass grave


August 26th, 2011 - 6:18 pm ICT by BNO News
TALLINN (BNO NEWS) -- The bodies of ten men have been found in a mass grave in southern Estonia, local media reported on Friday, and officials believe they were members of the ... Read more...

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Apex court rejects Jagan’s plea against CBI probe (Lead)


August 24th, 2011 - 8:29 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 24 (IANS) The Supreme Court Wednesday dismissed a petition of YSR Congress Party chief Y.S.Jaganmohan Reddy challenging the Andhra Pradesh High Court order directing the Central Bureau ... Read more...

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Supreme Court rejects Jagan’s assets plea


August 24th, 2011 - 5:54 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 24 (IANS) The Supreme Court Wednesday dismissed a petition by YSR Congress chief Y.S. Jaganmohan Reddy challenging the Andhra Pradesh High Court order directing the CBI to ... Read more...

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CISF trooper kills colleague, himself at Metro station (Lead)


August 5th, 2011 - 2:09 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 5 (IANS) A Central Industrial Security Force (CISF) trooper shot dead a woman colleague at the Yamuna Bank Metro station here Friday morning and then turned the ... Read more...

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CISF trooper kills woman colleague at Delhi Metro station


August 5th, 2011 - 11:30 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 5 (IANS) A Central Industrial Security Force (CISF) trooper shot dead a female colleague at the Yamuna Bank metro station here Friday morning. He then turned the ... Read more...

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Court reserves orders in Jagan’s assets case


August 4th, 2011 - 6:21 pm ICT by IANS
Hyderabad, Aug 4 (IANS) The Andhra Pradesh High Court Thursday reserved its orders in the case relating to the alleged illegal assets of YSR Congress Party chief Y.S. Jaganmohan Reddy.A ... Read more...

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