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Napkin counterfeit ring smashed


August 22nd, 2012 - 4:01 pm ICT by IANS
Beijing, Aug 22 (IANS) An underground network of workshops that made and sold counterfeit sanitary napkins worth more than 150 million yuan ($23 million) has been destroyed, the Shanghai Daily ... Read more...

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Victim asks court to jail Pakistani rapist for life


June 23rd, 2012 - 6:50 pm ICT by IANS
London, June 23 (IANS) A 59-year-old Pakistani-origin cab driver in Britain, who was the ringleader of an Asian sex gang that preyed on white schoolgirls, should be jailed for life, ... Read more...

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Alleged Polish hooligan leader detained: Police


June 16th, 2012 - 10:25 pm ICT by IANS
Warsaw, June 16 (IANS/RIA Novosti) Warsaw police have arrested the suspected ringleader of the Polish attacks on Russian fans at Euro 2012 football championship, spokesman Maciej Karczynski said Saturday.More than ... Read more...

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Kidney-transplant ring exposed in China


May 30th, 2012 - 9:10 pm ICT by IANS
Beijing, May 30 (IANS) A kidney-trafficking gang has been busted in a Chinese city and its ringleader, who was housing kidney-sellers in a residential complex, has been arrested.Police rescued all ... Read more...

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Pakistani gang jailed for raping 50 white British girls


May 9th, 2012 - 6:54 pm ICT by IANS
London, May 9 (IANS) Nine members of a gang - eight Pakistanis and one Afghan - have been sentenced to jail for a combined 77 years by a British court ... Read more...

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Two more self-immolations in Tibet


April 20th, 2012 - 6:24 pm ICT by IANS
Dharamsala, April 20 (IANS) Two more young Tibetans have immolated themselves in Tibet's northeastern Ngaba region, the Central Tibetan Administration (CTA) said here Friday.A total of 36 people have reportedly ... Read more...

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Chinese terrorist gets death sentence


March 28th, 2012 - 4:30 pm ICT by IANS
Beijing, March 28 (IANS) The ringleader of a Chinese terrorist group has been sentenced to death, China Daily reported Wednesday.Abdukerim Mamut was found guilty of running a terrorist group, leading ... Read more...

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Self-immolations: China warns Dalai Lama


March 7th, 2012 - 12:09 pm ICT by IANS
Beijing, March 7 (IANS) Tibetan spiritual leader Dalai Lama's attempts to "split" China are "doomed to fail", said an official following a string of self-immolations in recent months.The Dalai Lama ... Read more...

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Special Mardi Gras food items


February 22nd, 2012 - 12:34 am ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Los Angeles, Feb 21 (THAINDIAN NEWS) For those who will be taking active part in the Lent, the Mardi Gras is an important day because it will be the last time that ... Read more...

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China sentences three to death for killing tax official, family


November 11th, 2011 - 3:34 am ICT by BNO News
NANNING, CHINA (BNO NEWS) -- Three people were sentenced to death on Wednesday for killing a tax official and three of his family members in southwest China, local authorities said on Thursday.The ... Read more...

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Actress Scarlett Johansson’s photo hacker identified by the FBI


September 19th, 2011 - 7:39 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Washington, Sept 19 (THAINDIAN NEWS) The FBI has reportedly identified the leader of the hacking group who hacked the cell phone of actress Scarlett Johansson. The group posted nude images of the ... Read more...

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British model targeted by sex traffickers


July 26th, 2011 - 8:01 pm ICT by IANS
London, July 26 (IANS) A participant on "Britain and Ireland's Next Top Model" has said she was targeted by sex traffickers who wanted to move her to Italy.Anastasia Bogatirjova, 19, ... Read more...

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Afghan insurgent believed to be ringleader of attack on U.N. Office over Koran burning issue


April 2nd, 2011 - 1:58 pm ICT by ANI
Kabul, Apr 2 (ANI): An Afghan insurgent from one of the militants' strongholds in the country is believed to be the ringleader of a bloody attack at a United Nations compound that ... Read more...

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MI5 dismissed 7/7 ringleader as Jihadi ‘tourist’, inquest hears


February 23rd, 2011 - 3:07 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Feb 23 (ANI): British Intelligence outfit MI5 had dismissed the July 7 ringleader as a Jihadi 'tourist' when he had travelled to Pakistan in 2003 to attend a terrorist training camp, ... Read more...

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MI5 missed opportunity to identify 7/7-terror ringleader over poorly edited picture


February 22nd, 2011 - 1:53 pm ICT by ANI
London, Feb 22 (ANI): British Intelligence outfit MI5 missed an opportunity to identify the ringleader of the July 7 bombers as terrorists because a surveilance photograph of him that could have been ... Read more...

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“People will pay for what has been done to Pak,” 7/7 mastermind indoctrinated pupil


February 15th, 2011 - 1:54 pm ICT by ANI
London, Feb 15 (ANI): Mohammed Sidique Khan, the ringleader of the 7/7 bombing plot, who was working as a mentor in a primary school in Beeston, had reportedly tried to persuade a ... Read more...

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US releases jihadist who trained 7/7 bombers after serving less than five of seventy year sentence


February 14th, 2011 - 12:21 pm ICT by ANI
New York, Feb 14 (ANI): Mohammed Junaid Babar, an American jihadist who had taught the process of making explosives to the 2005 London suicide bombers in his training camp, has reportedly ... Read more...

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MI5 missed implicating 7/7 ringleader despite knowing his terrorist links, inquest told


February 3rd, 2011 - 1:33 pm ICT by ANI
London, Feb 3(ANI): The MI5 was unable to identify the ringleader of the July 7, 2005, London bombings, despite having his picture and having seen him associating with other terrorist suspects, the ... Read more...

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‘Mysterious caller from Pakistan instructed 7/7 London suicide bomber on phone’


February 3rd, 2011 - 12:43 pm ICT by ANI
London, Feb 3(ANI): The ringleader of the 7/7 suicide bombings on London's transport system received bomb-making instructions from a mysterious caller in Pakistan just days before the attacks, an inquest into the ... Read more...

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Sonawane killing main accused Shinde dies


January 31st, 2011 - 4:21 pm ICT by ANI
Mumbai, Jan 31 (ANI): Popat Shinde, the main accused in the murder of Additional District Collector Yashwant Sonawane, died at a hospital here on Monday.He was admitted to the hospital with serious ... Read more...

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Maharashtra CM visits Sonawane family, promises action


January 30th, 2011 - 12:29 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Jan 30 (ANI): Maharashtra Chief Minister Prithviraj Chavan visited late Additional Collector Yashwant Sonawane's family to offer his condolences.Talking to reporters after meeting the family, Sonawane said: "We have arrested ... Read more...

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Rahul Gandhi shocked by Sonawane killing


January 29th, 2011 - 12:49 pm ICT by ANI
Aurangabad (Maharashtra), Jan 29 (ANI): Congress General Secretary Rahul Gandhi on Saturday expressed shock over the burning alive of Additional District Collector Yashwant Sonawane in Manmad, Maharashtra.He said the Central and ... Read more...

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Jaipal Reddy holds emergency meeting to discuss oil adulteration issue


January 27th, 2011 - 5:38 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Jan 27 (ANI): Union Petroleum Minister Jaipal Reddy on Thursday chaired an emergency meeting to discuss the oil adulteration issue and to chart out a course of action to root ... Read more...

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Sonawane killing: Maharashtra gazetted officers go on strike


January 27th, 2011 - 1:00 pm ICT by ANI
Manmad (Maharashtra), Jan 27 (ANI): Gazetted officers across Maharashtra are on strike in protest against the brutal killing of Additional Collector Yashwant Sonawane at Manmad in Maharashtra.The officers will hold rallies across ... Read more...

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14-year-old British Columbia girl arrested for luring teens into prostitution


November 20th, 2010 - 6:00 pm ICT by ANI
Toronto, Nov 20 (ANI): A 14-year-old British Columbia girl has been arrested after allegedly prostituting herself and luring other girls into prostitution through the online classified site Craigslist.In online ads posted on ... Read more...

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Frisky UK students project 30ft-high porn images on to building as prank


November 17th, 2010 - 6:59 pm ICT by ANI
London, Nov 17 (ANI): A group of students at a university in England pulled a prank by projecting an x-rated video on the wall of an opposing hall of residence, covering four ... Read more...

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Tribune Co. CEO Resigns On Account Of Raunchy Behavior


October 25th, 2010 - 8:40 pm ICT by Pen Men At Work
October 25, 2010 (Pen Men at Work): The CEO of Tribune Co, Randy Michaels resigned last Friday on account of his raunchy behavior even as the company looked to ... Read more...

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Witnesses in Defense Dept. Report Suggest Cover-Up of 9/11 Findings


October 5th, 2010 - 12:57 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Oct. 5 (ANI): A document obtained and witnesses interviewed by Fox News have raised new questions over whether there was an effort by the Defense Department to cover up a pre-9/11 ... Read more...

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‘US troops killed Afghan civilians for sport’


September 19th, 2010 - 3:46 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Sep 19 (IANS) A group of rogue US troops formed a "kill team" and randomly killed civilians in Afghanistan as part of sport, The Washington Post reported citing military documents. Members of ... Read more...

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Super fit cop outruns teenager after brawl


September 19th, 2010 - 1:28 pm ICT by IANS
London, Sep 19 (IANS) A Briton who taunted a policeman and then ran away after a brawl got more than he bargained for as the official was an endurance sportsman who easily ... Read more...

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‘Spot-fixing’ cash trail leads to Salman Butt


September 3rd, 2010 - 12:46 pm ICT by ANI
London, Sep 3(ANI): Cash used in the 150,000-pound Lord's Test betting scandal has been reportedly found in the belongings of Pakistan skipper Salman Butt.According to The Sun, the Scotland Yard police ... Read more...

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‘European bookies not involved in Lord’s Test spot-fixing scam’


September 2nd, 2010 - 7:21 pm ICT by ANI
London, Sep 2(ANI): The body that monitors betting patterns in Europe has said that none of the bookmakers that it regulates were involved in the Lord's Test 'spot-fixing' scandal.The European Sports ... Read more...

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Warne calls for life ban on tainted Pak players


September 2nd, 2010 - 12:40 pm ICT by ANI
Sydney, Sep 2(ANI): Former Australian leg-spinner Shane Warne has said that the Pakistani players, including captain Salman Butt, should face a life ban if found guilty of being involved in the Lord's ... Read more...

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Lahore High Court issues notice to PCB Chairman Ijaz Butt over match fixing


August 31st, 2010 - 4:43 pm ICT by ANI
Lahore, Aug 31(ANI): The Lahore High Court (LHC) on Tuesday issued a notice to Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) Chairman Ijaz Butt in a case regarding the 'match-fixing' allegations against the country's cricketers. ... Read more...

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Pak connection to Canada’s terror ‘Operation Samosa’


August 31st, 2010 - 4:43 pm ICT by ANI
Islamabad, Aug 31(ANI): Pakistani intelligence agencies had reportedly played a crucial role in foiling a major Al-Qaeda plot in Canada, which led to the arrest of three suspected terrorists earlier this month.According ... Read more...

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