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Court awards damages to man forced to party with hookers

September 5th, 2012 - 12:21 pm ICT by IANS
Rio de Janeiro, Sep 5 (IANS/EFE) Beverage giant AmBev was ordered by a Brazilian court to pay damages to one of its salespeople who was forced by a superior to ... Read more...

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Russian convicted of leaking military secrets

May 18th, 2012 - 8:44 pm ICT by IANS
Moscow, May 18 (IANS/RIA Novosti) A Russian court has convicted an employee at a defence firm for passing on secrets about latest Russian weapons to a foreign intelligence service, and ... Read more...

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Cannibal arrested in Russia

March 26th, 2012 - 5:23 pm ICT by IANS
Moscow, March 26 (IANS/RIA Novosti) Russian police have arrested an alleged serial killer on charges of murder and cannibalism.A regional court in Penza had previously charged a disabled man, Alexander ... Read more...

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Four jailed for killing lesbian in South Africa

February 2nd, 2012 - 10:17 am ICT by IANS
Cape Town, Feb 2 (IANS) A South African court has sentenced four men to 18 years in imprisonment after finding them guilty of stabbing and stoning a lesbian girl to ... Read more...

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Three jailed for life for 22 murders

December 29th, 2011 - 9:43 pm ICT by IANS
Moscow, Dec 29 (IANS/RIA Novosti) Three members of a carjacking gang were Thursday sentenced to life in prison for 22 murders in the Russian capital.The victims included people from China, ... Read more...

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Murdered Indian-origin bride’s father comes face-to-face with ‘hitman’

February 27th, 2011 - 1:24 pm ICT by ANI
Cape Town, Feb 27 (ANI): The father of Indian-origin bide Anni Dewani has come face-to-face with the 'hitman' alleged to have killed his daughter on the orders of her Brit-Indian husband during ... Read more...

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Brit-Indian honeymooner murder accused says hubby ordered killing

February 3rd, 2011 - 12:27 pm ICT by ANI
London, Feb 3(ANI): One of the men accused of murdering Brit-Indian woman Anni Dewani in South Africa has claimed that the hijacking, which led to her death, was staged by her husband ... Read more...

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Brit-Indian bride’s murder trial set to begin in South Africa

December 6th, 2010 - 2:56 pm ICT by ANI
Cape Town, Dec 6(ANI): The trial of three men arrested for the murder of Anni Dewani, the Brit-Indian honeymooner in South Africa last month, is set to begin in Cape Town's Wynberg ... Read more...

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Cab driver named suspect in Indian-origin woman’s murder

November 22nd, 2010 - 8:47 pm ICT by IANS
London, Nov 22 (IANS) The taxi driver who was behind the wheel when an Indian-origin woman was murdered after a car hijacking incident in Cape Town has been named as one of ... Read more...

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S. African court sentences three for robbing World Cup covering journos

June 14th, 2010 - 6:37 pm ICT by ANI
Johannesburg, June 14 (ANI): South Africa's National Prosecuting Authority has sentenced two of three men to 15 years in prison each for the armed robbery of three foreign journalists in Magaliesburg.The ... Read more...

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Who was Marwa El-Sherbini?

October 1st, 2009 - 10:58 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Dresden, Oct 1 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Marwa Ali El-Sherbini born on October 7, 1977 was an Egyptian pharmacist and the mother of a young boy. She was killed in a courtroom in ... Read more...

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Antonio Banderas ordered to cede property

July 2nd, 2009 - 12:02 am ICT by IANS
Madrid, July 1 (DPA) Spanish Hollywood actor Antonio Banderas will have to cede a part of his property in the southern jet-set resort of Marbella to the city council, because the land ... Read more...

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It’’s official: having big boobs is not an illness!

November 28th, 2008 - 2:19 pm ICT by ANI
Berlin, Nov 28 (ANI): Having extremely big breasts is not an illness, a court in the German state of Hessen has ruled, which further added that an operation to reduce the ... Read more...

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Zimbabwe white farmers face attacks despite court protection

July 1st, 2008 - 8:57 pm ICT by IANS
DPA Harare, July 1 (DPA) As African Union (AU) leaders meeting in Egypt continued to debate a solution to Zimbabwe's political crisis, white farmers in the country continued to be chased off their ... Read more...

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Teacher can’t wear headscarf during lessons: German court

March 18th, 2008 - 7:56 pm ICT by admin
DPA Mannheim (Germany), March 18 (DPA) A German woman teacher who converted to Islam cannot wear a headscarf during lessons, according to a regional court ruling disclosed Tuesday. The Administrative High Court in ... Read more...

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