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British mom kills kids, spends night with bodies

June 19th, 2012 - 7:51 pm ICT by IANS
London, June 19 (IANS) A British woman faces at least 38 years in prison on charges of killing her two children while they slept in a hotel room in Spain ... Read more...

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70-year-old Briton held for molesting Cambodian boys

January 29th, 2012 - 9:44 pm ICT by IANS
London, Jan 29 (IANS) A 70-year-old retired British teacher has been charged with molesting at least five minor boys in Cambodia, a media report said.Reginald Blakeley, who allegedly molested the ... Read more...

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Ex-Cambodian anti-drug head gets life sentence

January 5th, 2012 - 3:10 pm ICT by IANS
Phnom Penh, Jan 5 (IANS) The former head of the Cambodian anti-drug agency and his two subordinates were Thursday sentenced to life in prison for money laundering.Lt. Gen. Moek Dara ... Read more...

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Wife of ‘German Fritzl’ refuses to give evidence at his trial

February 24th, 2011 - 1:52 pm ICT by ANI
London, Feb 24 (ANI): The wife of a man, who fathered eight kids with his stepdaughter, has refused to testify at his trial.Detlef S, dubbed the German Josef Fritzl, allegedly abused his ... Read more...

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Canada gets tough on terror, hikes jail terms in Toronto plot

December 18th, 2010 - 1:52 pm ICT by IANS
By Gurmukh Singh Toronto, Dec 18 (IANS) Toughening Canada's much criticized lenient stand on terrorism Friday, a court of appeal here raised sentences of terrorists jailed in the famous Toronto-18 plot. The Al-Qaeda-inspired ... Read more...

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Jail Kanishka bomber for 14 more years, court told

November 18th, 2010 - 1:32 pm ICT by IANS
Vancouver, Nov 18 (IANS) Inderjit Singh Reyat, the only man convicted in the 1985 Air India Kanishka bombing, should be locked up for another 14 years for lying under oath during the ... Read more...

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Jumbo Jet Forced To Land By Roy Anthony Heaps

October 27th, 2010 - 5:26 pm ICT by Pen Men At Work
October 27, 2010 (Pen Men at Work): A passenger packed Jumbo Jet was forced to land midway through its flight after a man became involved in a family altercation. The discord ... Read more...

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Chinese provincial court upholds execution for kids’ attacker

May 27th, 2010 - 12:31 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, May 27 (ANI): A court in China's Jiangsu Province has thrown out an appeal against a death penalty raised by the man who attacked and injured 32 kindergarten pupils and ... Read more...

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Unprotected sex leads to paralysis, costs $200,000 claim

December 19th, 2009 - 1:38 pm ICT by IANS
By Gurmukh Singh Toronto, Dec 19 (IANS) Unprotected sex led to paralysis and cost a Canadian man his $200,000 medical insurance claim.Throwing out his hefty medical claim Friday, the Canadian Supreme Court said ... Read more...

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China executes former airport chief for embezzlement of state funds

August 7th, 2009 - 4:48 pm ICT by ANI
Jinan (China), Aug. 7 (ANI): The former chairman and general manager of the Capital Airports Holding Company (CAH) Li Peiying, who was convicted for taking bribes and embezzlement of state funds, was ... Read more...

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Seven militants killed as suicide squad storm Afghan city

July 25th, 2009 - 10:52 pm ICT by IANS
Kabul, July 25 (DPA) Seven Taliban fighters were killed and five people were wounded when a group of militants, wearing suicide vests and carrying automatic weapons and rocket-propelled grenades, attacked government ... Read more...

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Linda Greenlaw convicted for fishing

June 4th, 2009 - 7:44 pm ICT by GD
Author Linda Greenlaw has been convicted on charges of illegally fishing in Canadian territory. The verdict was passed against Greenlaw on May 30. The case was heard in the provincial court in ... Read more...

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Reliance’s German firm files for insolvency

June 3rd, 2009 - 7:18 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 3 (IANS) Trevira, a Germany-based polyester fibre manufacturer acquired by Reliance Industries Ltd (RIL) in 2004, has filed an application in a provincial court in the European country to ... Read more...

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Eight officials held for China mine accident

September 20th, 2008 - 6:26 pm ICT by IANS
Taiyuan (China), Sep 20 (Xinhua) Eight officials in north China's Shanxi province have been detained for negligence following a mine accident that killed 262 people. The provincial court confirmed Saturday the officials ... Read more...

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Chinese court upholds death penalty for drug dealer

March 28th, 2008 - 7:04 pm ICT by admin
Xinhua Kunming (China), March 28 (Xinhua) The provincial court here Wednesday upheld the death sentence given to a Taiwanese drug smuggler by an intermediate court last year. The Yunnan Provincial Higher People's Court ... Read more...

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Austria’s first Islamic terrorism case in court

March 3rd, 2008 - 11:39 am ICT by admin
DPA Vienna, March 3 (DPA) Austria's justice system was entering new ground Monday as a Vienna provincial court was to hear the first case of home-grown Islamist terrorism in the country, charging two ... Read more...

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Pakistan Supreme Court suspends Lahore HC’s stay order on Islamabad court

December 24th, 2007 - 7:43 pm ICT by admin
Islamabad, Dec. 24 (ANI): The Supreme Court today struck down an earlier order of the Lahore High Court to stay the establishment of the Islamabad High Court and forbade it from hearing ... Read more...

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