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US seizes stolen statues from Indian art dealer


July 28th, 2012 - 11:44 am ICT by IANS
New York, July 28 (IANS) US authorities have seized several stolen sandstone and bronze statues and other cultural artefacts with an estimated value of more than $20 million from a ... Read more...

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US philanthropist jailed for sex with Russian minor


December 4th, 2011 - 6:41 am ICT by IANS
Moscow, Dec 4 (IANS/RIA Novosti) A Pennsylvania court sentenced US businessman and patron of arts Kenneth Schneider to 15 years in jail for having intimate relations with a Russian teenaged ... Read more...

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US shuts down 150 websites to fight counterfeiting


November 29th, 2011 - 8:26 am ICT by IANS
Washington, Nov 29 (IANS) US authorities have shut down 150 websites engaged in the illegal sale and distribution of counterfeit goods and copyrighted works, Xinhua reported.The operation, executed by the ... Read more...

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Indian Canadian wanted in 1999 slaying arrested in US


August 24th, 2011 - 3:38 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Aug 24 (IANS) A Indian-Canadian truck driver who had been sought for more than 12 years in the slaying of his former Indian girlfriend in Canada has been arrested ... Read more...

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Tri-Valley University head indicted in visa fraud


May 4th, 2011 - 8:27 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, May 4 (IANS) The president of the California-based Tri-Valley University, whose closure affected nearly 1,500 Indian students, has been indicted by a federal grand jury on the allegations of ... Read more...

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Delta employees arrested in Detroit airport for international drug smuggling


April 29th, 2011 - 5:28 am ICT by BNO News
DETROIT, MICHIGAN (BNO NEWS) -- Federal agents on Thursday arrested 12 people, including ten current or former Delta Airlines employees, for their alleged participation in international drug trafficking operations at airports in ... Read more...

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U.S. and Mexico offer $5.8 million reward for information regarding shootings of 2 ICE agents


March 31st, 2011 - 1:07 am ICT by BNO News
WASHINGTON D.C. (BNO NEWS) -- The United States and Mexico on Wednesday offered rewards totaling $5.84 million for information that leads to the capture of the gunmen involved in the shootings of ... Read more...

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US opens helpline for ’sham’ varsity’s students


January 29th, 2011 - 10:07 pm ICT by IANS
By Arun Kumar Washington, Jan 29 (IANS) The US authorities have opened a helpline for the Indian students of a 'sham' university in California, while asking some of them to wear radio trackers ... Read more...

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U.S. arrests ‘most wanted’ fugitive at New York airport after extradition from Ukraine


January 28th, 2011 - 7:59 pm ICT by BNO News
NEW YORK (BNO NEWS) -- Agents with U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement's (ICE) Homeland Security Investigations (HSI) on Thursday arrested one of ICE's top ten fugitives at John F. Kennedy International Airport.Veniamin ... Read more...

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Global fake sex pills racket busted in New Zealand


January 27th, 2011 - 11:21 pm ICT by IANS
Wellington, Jan 27 (IANS) New Zealand authorities have busted an international ring dealing in counterfeit sexual stimulants, heart medications, pain killers, and other medications, believed to be sourced from China. ... Read more...

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India-BlackBerry deal possible, says Canada


September 25th, 2010 - 1:51 pm ICT by IANS
By Gurmukh Singh Toronto, Sep 25 (IANS) Canadian Trade Minister Peter Van Loan, who Friday discussed the issue of India's threat to ban BlackBerry with Commerce and Industry Minister Anand Sharma, said the ... Read more...

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Taj hotel premises handed back to Tata group


December 1st, 2008 - 4:52 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Dec 1 (IANS) Indian Hotels, owners of the terror-struck-and-ravaged Taj Mahal Palace and Towers Hotel here, began the risk assessment of their property after taking over its control from security agencies ... Read more...

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