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Demi Moore won’t leave rehab till fully fit


February 27th, 2012 - 3:54 am ICT by IANS
Los Angeles, Feb 27 (IANS) Actrss Demi Moore is said to be committed to getting better and won't leave rehab till she is fully recovered.The troubled actress is currently ... Read more...

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US girl made to ‘run to death’ over candy bar


February 24th, 2012 - 12:23 am ICT by IANS
Washington, Feb 23 (IANS) The grandmother and stepmother of a nine-year-old US girl who died after allegedly being forced to run around her family house for hours as punishment for ... Read more...

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Ajit Singh rules out cancelling Kingfisher’s licence


February 23rd, 2012 - 4:46 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 23 (IANS) Civil Aviation Minister Ajit Singh Thursday ruled out cancelling the licence of Kingfisher Airlines even as the carrier continued to curtail its daily flight operations ... Read more...

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President’s son quizzed over Rs.1 crore seizure


February 21st, 2012 - 4:15 pm ICT by IANS
Amravati (Maharashtra), Feb 21 (IANS) Raosaheb Shekhawat, son of President Pratibha Patil and a Congress legislator in Maharashtra, was Tuesday questioned by police in connection with the seizure of ... Read more...

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Chinese official jailed for 15 years for graft


February 20th, 2012 - 3:31 pm ICT by IANS
Beijing, Feb 20 (IANS) A senior city official in China's Hunan province has been sentenced to 15 years in prison for taking bribes worth about 2 million yuan (about$318,000) and ... Read more...

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Re-examine provisions of anti-terror body: Jayalalithaa


February 17th, 2012 - 9:06 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, Feb 17 (IANS) Tamil Nadu Chief Minister J. Jayalalithaa Friday urged Prime Minister Manmohan Singh to re-examine the provisions of the order on setting up the National Counter ... Read more...

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Stun guns disguised as phones flood Britain


February 12th, 2012 - 7:40 pm ICT by IANS
London, Feb 12 (IANS) Police in Britain have been put on alert after reports said high-powered stun guns disguised as mobile phones are being smuggled into the country.Authorities believe that ... Read more...

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Moore seeking spiritual advice from Deepak Chopra?


February 11th, 2012 - 3:34 am ICT by IANS
London, Feb 11 (IANS) Actress Demi Moore is reportedly seeking advice from Michael Jackson's former spiritual guru, Deepak Chopra.According to contactmusic.com, the 49-year-old is said to have consulted ... Read more...

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15 tonnes of methamphetamine seized in Mexico


February 10th, 2012 - 7:38 pm ICT by IANS
Mexico City, Feb 10 (IANS/EFE) Around 15 tonnes of synthetic drug methamphetamine have been seized from a ranch in Mexico, the army said.The seizure took place in Tlajomulco city of ... Read more...

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No one cures Punjab’s drug problem (Punjab Newsletter)


February 10th, 2012 - 3:41 pm ICT by IANS
Chandigarh, Feb 10 (IANS) From leading politicians to the Chief Election Commissioner (CEC) to the mini-parliament of Sikh religion, Shiromani Gurdwara Parbandhak Committee (SGPC), everyone expresses concern about the growing ... Read more...

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V/H/S horror film’s graphic scenes sickens people at Sundance Film Festival


January 31st, 2012 - 10:17 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
London, Jan 30 (THAINDIAN NEWS) At least three people showed various reactions when they watched the horror movie V/H/S. Reports say a man collapsed and suffered seizure after watching a scene of ... Read more...

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Congress to counter Chouhan’s protest


January 30th, 2012 - 6:08 pm ICT by IANS
Bhopal, Jan 30 (IANS) Madhya Pradesh's main opposition the Congress Monday said it will hold a counter-protest against Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan's proposed 'maun vrat' (vow of silence) Thursday.Chouhan's ... Read more...

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Rs 33.66 crore, 697,000 liquor bottles seized


January 29th, 2012 - 9:13 pm ICT by IANS
Chandigarh, Jan 29 (IANS) With Punjab set to vote Monday, the Election Commission said Sunday Rs.33.66 crore of unaccounted cash and 697,000 bottles of country liquor have been seized in ... Read more...

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Did Demi Moore suffer seizure?


January 26th, 2012 - 2:03 pm ICT by IANS
New York, Jan 26 (IANS) Actress Demi Moore, reportedly suffered what looked like a seizure.The actress "was having what seemed like seizures" at home and "concerned friends called 911", people.com ... Read more...

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Marijuana worth $2 mn seized in Colombia


January 23rd, 2012 - 9:07 pm ICT by IANS
Bogota, Jan 23 (IANS) The Colombian police have confiscated 1.7 tonnes of marijuana with an estimated worth of 3.5 billion Colombian pesos (about $2 million) from a rural area in ... Read more...

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Special arrangements for Uttar Pradesh’s women voters


January 17th, 2012 - 12:37 am ICT by IANS
Lucknow, Jan 16 (IANS) As nominations opened for 59 assembly constituencies where polling was scheduled in the second of the seven-phased Uttar Pradesh elections Feb 11, the Election Commission Monday ... Read more...

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Police training unit opened in Ghaziabad


January 16th, 2012 - 9:40 pm ICT by IANS
Ghaziabad, Jan 16 (IANS) A training school of the Bureau of Police Research and Development (BPRD) to impart latest investigation techniques to sleuths of central and state intelligence agencies was ... Read more...

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Poll panel makes huge seizure of unaccounted cash in Uttar Pradesh


January 14th, 2012 - 1:15 am ICT by IANS
Lucknow, Jan 13 (IANS) Seizure of about Rs.40 lakh from two places in poll bound Uttar Pradesh Friday took the recovery of unaccounted money in the state to Rs.27 crore ... Read more...

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Drug reverses damage caused by seizures: US study


January 2nd, 2012 - 8:37 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Jan 2 (IANS) Researchers at Boston's Children's Hospital have detailed how early-life seizures disrupt normal brain development. They have also showed in a rat model that it might be ... Read more...

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Karmapa made an accused in Himachal currency case


January 2nd, 2012 - 6:26 pm ICT by IANS
Shimla, Jan 2 (IANS) Tibetan religious head and 17th Karmapa Ogyen Trinley Dorje has been made an accused in the seizure of unaccounted foreign currency last year from a Himachal ... Read more...

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2,500 elephants killed in 2011 for ivory


December 29th, 2011 - 8:23 pm ICT by IANS
London, Dec 29 (IANS) Around 2,500 elephants were slaughtered across the world for ivory this year, according to a report by an environmental agency.Experts from Washington-based Traffic environment agency said ... Read more...

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250 tonnes of drug-making chemicals seized in Mexico


December 25th, 2011 - 7:34 am ICT by IANS
Mexico City, Dec 25 (IANS/EFE) At least 252 tonnes of synthetic drug-making chemicals have been seized at a Mexican port in one of biggest seizures of such substances in the ... Read more...

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Rights panel orders arrest of senior Kashmir cop (Lead)


December 20th, 2011 - 9:21 pm ICT by IANS
Srinagar, Dec 20 (IANS) In a significant development, Jammu and Kashmir's State Human Rights Commission (SHRC) Tuesday ordered the arrest of a senior police officer heading a special investigating team ... Read more...

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Black money worth Rs.300 crore unearthed


December 20th, 2011 - 7:08 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Dec 20 (IANS) India's income tax department seized Rs.299.63 crore of black money, including cash and jewellery, during April-October period of this financial year, Finance Minister Pranab ... Read more...

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Kashmir rights panel orders arrest of senior cop


December 20th, 2011 - 6:35 pm ICT by IANS
Srinagar, Dec 20 (IANS) In a significant development, Jammu and Kashmir's State Human Rights Commission (SHRC) Tuesday ordered the arrest of a senior police officer heading a special investigating team ... Read more...

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Italian magistrate arrested in mafia crackdown


November 30th, 2011 - 7:47 pm ICT by IANS
Rome, Nov 30 (IANS/AKI) An Italian magistrate was arrested Wednesday on suspicion of corruption and associating with elements from the country's wealthiest and most powerful mafia group.Giuseppe Vincenzo Giglio, magistrate ... Read more...

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China busts multi-million-dollar fake drugs racket


November 29th, 2011 - 1:53 pm ICT by IANS
Beijing, Nov 29 (IANS) Fake drugs worth 210 million yuan ($33 million) were seized in central China's Henan province, authorities said.Police busted 187 units that allegedly made or sold 240 ... Read more...

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BJP giving cash to voters in Himachal, complains Congress


November 26th, 2011 - 10:56 pm ICT by IANS
Shimla, Nov 26 (IANS) The Congress's Himachal Pradesh unit Saturday lodged a complaint with the poll panel against the state's ruling Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) for distributing money among ... Read more...

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China jails eight for selling fake sex pills


November 9th, 2011 - 10:59 am ICT by IANS
Beijing, Nov 9 (IANS) Eight members of a counterfeit ring in China have been jailed for producing and selling fake Viagra and other sex pills across the country, officials said.The ... Read more...

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Fake medicines worth $30 mn seized in China


November 1st, 2011 - 9:01 am ICT by IANS
Beijing, Nov 1 (IANS) Fake medicines worth 190 million yuan (around $29.9 million) have been seized in a Chinese province, police said.The seizure was made in central China's Henan province ... Read more...

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Leelakrishan completes a double in JK Tyre National Racing


October 16th, 2011 - 6:40 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, Oct 16 (IANS) Veteran Narayanaswamy Leelakrishnan of RAD Racing completed a grand double in the Super Saloon class to keep himself in the running for the overall title in ... Read more...

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Jammu and Kashmir Police helping Ambala explosives case probe


October 15th, 2011 - 2:58 pm ICT by IANS
Srinagar/Jammu, Oct 15 (IANS) The Jammu and Kashmir Police have sent a team to help in the investigations into the seizure of an explosives-laden car in Ambala, Haryana, authorities said ... Read more...

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Israeli-Palestinian prisoner swap deal to start Tuesday


October 15th, 2011 - 7:17 am ICT by IANS
Gaza, Oc 15 (IANS/RIA Novosti) A deal between Israel and Hamas on the exchange of over 1,000 jailed Palestinians for Israeli soldier Gilad Shalit will begin Tuesday.This was announced by ... Read more...

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Police looking into Babbar Khalsa presence in Kashmir


October 14th, 2011 - 7:53 pm ICT by IANS
Jammu, Oct 14 (IANS) Police are verifying if there was presence of Babbar Khalsa International in Jammu and Kashmir, particularly in areas in and around Simbal camp near Jammu, in ... Read more...

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Brad Pitt’s movie set raided


October 11th, 2011 - 1:44 pm ICT by IANS
Budapest, Oct 11 (IANS) The Hungarian police raided the set of Brad Pitt's upcoming zombie movie "World War Z" and seized 85 weapons from a warehouse.According to the police ... Read more...

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