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Dharun Ravi not be deported to India: report


June 19th, 2012 - 12:34 pm ICT by IANS
North Brunswick (New Jersey), June 19 (IANS) Indian-American Dharun Ravi, a former Rutgers University student, would not be deported to India on completion of his sentence for spying on his gay ... Read more...

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Americans flocking to India for stem cell therapy


May 28th, 2012 - 11:06 am ICT by IANS
Washington, May 28 (IANS) A growing number of Americans are travelling to India to seek treatment for rare diseases through India's experimental embryonic stem cell therapy, according to an investigative ... Read more...

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What will Obama’s gay turn cost?


May 14th, 2012 - 4:36 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, May 14 (IANS) Since Barack Obama "came out of the closet" on the issue of same-sex marriage, the spotlight has turned not so much on one of the ... Read more...

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Prosecution seeks jail for Indian American Dharun Ravi


May 11th, 2012 - 10:55 am ICT by IANS
New York, May 11 (IANS) US prosecutors have asked a New Jersey court to sentence convicted Indian American student Dharun Ravi to prison for bias intimidation in a webcam spying ... Read more...

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Global warming curbs won’t prevent steep sea rise


March 21st, 2012 - 2:07 pm ICT by IANS
Sydney, March 21 (IANS) Even if we manage to curb global warming to two degrees Celsius, future generations could still face a sea level rise 12 to 22 metres higher ... Read more...

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Campaign against ‘unfair’ verdict in Indian case gathers momentum (Lead)


March 20th, 2012 - 6:56 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, March 20 (IANS) More and more voices are being raised across the US over an "unfair verdict" against an Indian American student as a White House petition suggesting he ... Read more...

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Voices rise against ‘unfair’ verdict in Indian student’s case


March 20th, 2012 - 11:53 am ICT by IANS
Washington, March 20 (IANS) As an online petition to the White House suggesting Indian American student Dharun Ravi was "prejudged and declared guilty" by media gathered momentum, more voices were ... Read more...

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New frog species found in New York


March 18th, 2012 - 7:47 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, March 18 (IANS) A new frog species has been discovered amid the skyscrapers and subways of New York, CNN reported.The researchers who discovered the frog say the centre of ... Read more...

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Found guilty, Indian American student faces deportation


March 17th, 2012 - 9:50 am ICT by IANS
New York, March 17 (IANS) Indian American student Dharun Ravi, accused of spying on his gay roommate, faces up to 10 years in jail and deportation to India after a ... Read more...

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Dharun Ravi found guilty in webcam spying case


March 16th, 2012 - 11:45 pm ICT by IANS
New York, March 16 (IANS) Indian American student Dharun Ravi has been found guilty of the most serious charges for spying on his roommate, Tyler Clementi, having a gay sexual ... Read more...

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No verdict yet in Indian American student’s spycam trial


March 16th, 2012 - 11:11 am ICT by IANS
New York, March 16 (IANS) A New Jersey jury ended the second day of deliberations in the trial of an Indian American accused of using a webcam to spy on ... Read more...

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Dharun Ravi is just a kid: Defence lawyer


March 14th, 2012 - 9:37 am ICT by IANS
New York, March 14 (IANS) The lawyer for an Indian American student accused of spying on his gay roommate has argued that his client was not a criminal and did ... Read more...

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Dharun Ravi wasn’t anti-gay, pals say


March 10th, 2012 - 10:07 am ICT by IANS
New York, March 10 (IANS) Seven friends of Indian American student Dharun Ravi, charged with spying on his gay roommate, have testified they never heard the former Rutgers University student ... Read more...

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Cell phone jammers without proper authorization are illegal in US


March 6th, 2012 - 10:45 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Washington, Mar 6 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Ever since a bus commuter, only identified as Eric, admitted to the use of cell phone jammer, the interest in the device has gone up in many ... Read more...

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Dharun Ravi called roommate’s suicide ‘crazy’


March 6th, 2012 - 11:24 am ICT by IANS
New York, March 6 (IANS) Indian American student Dharun Ravi touted in text messages that "people are having a viewing party" to watch the webcam footage of his roommate being ... Read more...

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Mystery man testifies in Dharun Ravi’s trial


March 3rd, 2012 - 11:39 am ICT by IANS
New York, March 3 (IANS) A mystery man known only as MB testified that he had sexual relations with a student in Rutgers university dorm room on the two nights ... Read more...

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Indian American student was ‘uncomfortable’ with gay roommate


March 2nd, 2012 - 11:42 am ICT by IANS
New York, March 2 (IANS) Indian American student Dharun Ravi, on trial for spying on his roommate with a webcam, "appeared uncomfortable" with having a gay roommate, an ultimate frisbee ... Read more...

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Indian American student was not homophobic: Defence


March 1st, 2012 - 11:09 am ICT by IANS
New York, March 1 (IANS) Indian American student Dharun Ravi's lawyer has argued that he used a Web cam to watch his gay roommate kissing another man because he did not ... Read more...

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Beyonce now subject of university course


January 28th, 2012 - 3:00 pm ICT by IANS
London, Jan 28 (IANS) After a rare fly was recently named after Beyonce Knowles by Australian researchers, the singer's life has become a new course at US' Rutgers University.Lecturer ... Read more...

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Babies remember objects out of sight


December 20th, 2011 - 3:16 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Dec 20 (IANS) It was earlier believed that babies six-month-old or younger have no sense of 'object permanence' - that something exists even when it is out of sight. ... Read more...

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2011 Bowl Predictions: Oklahoma hoping to win against Cardinal


December 5th, 2011 - 7:47 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
New York, Dec 5 (THAINDIAN NEWS) No. 3 ranked Oklahoma State is predicted to win against Cardinal. Oklahoma is the most improved team after the bounced back from their early pitfalls. They ... Read more...

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Indian-origin US student indicted for Jersey roommate’s suicide


April 21st, 2011 - 1:19 pm ICT by ANI
New York, Apr 21(ANI): A US grand jury has handed down a 15-count indictment to a Indian origin student at New Jersey University after he was accused of livestreaming his roommate's ... Read more...

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Indian-American student indicted in roommate’s suicide


April 21st, 2011 - 11:47 am ICT by IANS
New York, April 21 (IANS) An Indian-American student has been indicted for secretly viewing a same-sex encounter involving his roommate, who later jumped to his death from the George ... Read more...

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Anderson Cooper blasts Snooki on his show


April 15th, 2011 - 12:17 am ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Los Angeles, April 14 (THAINDIAN NEWS) CNN’s Anderson Cooper made his mind known concerning Jersey Shore’s Snooki during his show “Anderson Cooper 360.”Anderson didn’t mince words in letting Snooki or whoever was ... Read more...

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Rutgers University defends Snooki’s $32,000 visit


April 5th, 2011 - 12:29 am ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
New York, April 4 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Rutgers University has defended their decision to spend $32,000 on Snooki’s visit. Students protested that such an amount could have been used for another ‘important’ project ... Read more...

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Snooki paid $32K to speak at Rutgers University


April 2nd, 2011 - 5:16 pm ICT by ANI
New York, April 2 (ANI): Nicole "Snooki" Polizzi was paid 32,000 dollars to speak at Rutgers University about her fist-pumping, pouf-wearing, hard-partying lifestyle on the "Jersey Shore".That's 2,000 dollars more than ... Read more...

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Indian talent pool in US waiting to be tapped


March 13th, 2011 - 3:47 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, March 13 (IANS) Most Indian students in the US plan to return home with a desire to give back to the motherland, offering a vast pool of talent that ... Read more...

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Finding true love linked to biological temperament


February 21st, 2011 - 6:49 pm ICT by IANS
London, Feb 21 (IANS) Finding true love is a lot more dependent on our biological temperament that steers us towards a particular personality type, rather than a matter of chance, says a ... Read more...

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Now, men are getting broody too!


February 14th, 2011 - 12:47 pm ICT by ANI
London, Feb 14 (ANI): A new study has found that men today are likelier than women to want to settle down and start a family.The research says men are getting broody too. ... Read more...

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Fear of spiders, snakes acquired


January 25th, 2011 - 3:39 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Jan 25 (IANS) We aren't born afraid of spiders and snakes, but we can pick up these fears very quickly as infants, scientists say.Arne Ohman at the Karolinska Institute in Sweden ... Read more...

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We aren’t born afraid of spiders and snakes


January 25th, 2011 - 3:14 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Jan 25 (ANI): People aren't born afraid of spiders and snakes, but can learn these fears very quickly during infancy, says a new research.Scientists have studied how infants and toddlers react ... Read more...

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Rutgers University Repudiates Any Fault For The Tragic Suicide Of Tyler Clementi


December 24th, 2010 - 9:55 pm ICT by Pen Men At Work
December 24, 2010 (Pen Men at Work): 18-year-old Tyler Clementi was the student of the Rutgers University at Piscataway, who had perpetrated suicide subsequent to the broadcast online by his roommates of ... Read more...

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Rutgers University Denies Responsibility For Tyler Clementi’s Suicide


December 24th, 2010 - 9:01 pm ICT by GD
By Gina Gomez Dec 24, (THAINDIAN NEWS) The suicide case of Tyler Clementi took a new turn on this week when the parents of the deceased 18-year-old made it known that they are ... Read more...

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Gay student’s parents may sue Rutgers University


December 23rd, 2010 - 10:42 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Dec 23 (IANS) The parents of a Rutgers University student, who committed suicide after his Indian-origin roommate allegedly broadcast online his sexual encounter with another man, have filed notice that they ... Read more...

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Physicists create supernova in a jar


December 3rd, 2010 - 3:09 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Dec 3 (ANI): University of Toronto and Rutgers University physicists have mimicked the explosion of a supernova in miniature.A supernova is an exploding star. In a certain type of supernova, the ... Read more...

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