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Woman faces jail for ‘rewarding’ teens with sex


March 4th, 2012 - 4:32 pm ICT by IANS
London, March 4 (IANS) A 42-year-old British woman who 'rewarded' two teenagers the 'opportunity' to have sex with her for smashing up her love rival's car is facing jail.Davina Travi, ... Read more...

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Woman sets herself afire at petrol pump


November 23rd, 2011 - 8:46 pm ICT by IANS
London, Nov 23 (IANS) A woman in southwest England died as she set herself on fire at a petrol pump.The 55-year-old from Bath city of Somerset county was seen at ... Read more...

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Lily Allen gets bride’s nightmare - pimple!


June 11th, 2011 - 2:16 pm ICT by IANS
London, June 11 (IANS) A bride's nightmare actually turned out to be true for singer Lily Allen. She got a pimple on her nose a day before her wedding!However, the ... Read more...

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Lily Allen hires 12-year-old DJ for wedding


June 8th, 2011 - 7:42 am ICT by IANS
London, June 8 (IANS) Singer Lily Allen, who is set to tie the knot with builder Sam Cooper Saturday, has hired 12-year-old DJ Ted Lavender to perform at her wedding.The ... Read more...

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Lily Allen worried storm may spoil her wedding


June 7th, 2011 - 6:03 am ICT by IANS
London, June 7 (IANS) Lily Allen fears her wedding will be a windswept washout as hurricanes are predicted to hit Britain this weekend, but the weather forecaster has reassured her ... Read more...

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Sanderson to design Allen’s wedding shoes


May 27th, 2011 - 2:43 pm ICT by IANS
London, May 27 (IANS) Singer Lily Allen has approached British designer Rupert Sanderson to design two pair of shoes for her wedding day next month."He's making me a pair of ... Read more...

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Crop Marks On English Fields Reveal The Existence Of Ancient Sites


September 1st, 2010 - 8:06 pm ICT by Pen Men At Work
September 1, 2010 (Pen Men at Work): The archeologists trying to find evidences of early settlements are now reaping the benefits of the dry weather prevalent during the early part of ... Read more...

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‘Probe Goa home minister’s son in Scarlett case’ (Lead)


July 29th, 2010 - 3:46 pm ICT by IANS
Panaji, July 29 (IANS) Goa Home Minister Ravi Naik's son Roy should be probed by the Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) in the death of British teenager Scarlett Keeling, her mother ... Read more...

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In-car kissing ’causes injury’


July 10th, 2010 - 5:35 pm ICT by ANI
London, July 10 (ANI): Although motorists enjoy getting romantic in a vehicle, nearly one in five people have suffered from an injury due to in-car kissing and cuddling, a new UK study ... Read more...

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Man Crosses English Channel In Helium Balloon


May 30th, 2010 - 7:13 pm ICT by GD
By Madhuri Dey London, UK, May 30, (THAINDIAN NEWS) Yet another man has crossed the English Channel, although, this time, the scenario is somewhat different. The man had devised a unique way to ... Read more...

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Migraine Headache Gives British Woman Chinese Accent


April 21st, 2010 - 1:52 am ICT by Angela Kaye Mason
Apr 20 (THAINDIAN NEWS) A woman from Plymouth, Southwest England has suddenly stated speaking with a Chinese accent after suffering from a severe case of migraine headache. Doctors are quite surprised at ... Read more...

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Nine die in British cold


December 31st, 2009 - 8:38 pm ICT by IANS
London, Dec 31 (IANS) The toll in Britain's cold weather reached at least nine after a woman died when her car plunged into a pond in freezing temperatures Wednesday night. Fire crews pulled ... Read more...

Posted in Environment |

Depp surprises fans at Glastonbury with guitar skills


June 27th, 2009 - 2:53 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, June 27 (ANI): Actor Johnny Depp gave a pleasant surprise to the crowd present at Britain's Glastonbury Festival by showing off his musical skills in a tiny café."Johnny Depp is ... Read more...

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Death list from Air France AF447 includes royalty, doctors, dancers and students


June 3rd, 2009 - 3:08 am ICT by John Le Fevre
While Air France is yet to release a passenger name list of those onboard its ill-fated flight AF447 from Rio de Janeiro to Paris that disappeared over the Atlantic ocean, some ... Read more...

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British man given life term for failed suicide bombing


January 31st, 2009 - 6:27 am ICT by IANS
London, Jan 31 (DPA) A British man convicted of staging a failed suicide bomb attack on a crowded restaurant in a university town last summer was Friday given a life sentence for ... Read more...

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Last Titanic survivor selling mementoes from doomed liner to pay for care


October 17th, 2008 - 5:37 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, October 17 (ANI): The last survivor of the Titanic disaster is auctioning items that are related to the doomed voyage, for raising money to pay her nursing home fees. Millvina ... Read more...

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Smuggler heros celebratory horseback ride deemed ‘’severe health and safety risk!


September 4th, 2008 - 5:02 pm ICT by ANI
London, September 4 (ANI): The annual festival celebrated in southwest England in honour of Dr. Syn, the smuggler hero of a series of novels by Russell Thorndike, was marred by health ... Read more...

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Rags-to-riches Asians among Britain’s top 10 retailers


August 11th, 2008 - 4:34 pm ICT by IANS
By Dipankar De Sarkar London, Aug 11 (IANS) Two retail empires built by an Indian and a Pakistani from humble beginnings have been named in a list of Britain's top 10 privately-owned retail ... Read more...

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Murdered teen’s mother may meet British foreign minister


June 14th, 2008 - 4:09 pm ICT by IANS
London, June 14 (IANS) The mother of British teenager Scarlett Keeling, murdered in Goa in February, is hoping to meet the British foreign minister to press her case for justice as the ... Read more...

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British girl Scarlette’s body to be brought to Mumbai today


March 27th, 2008 - 10:37 am ICT by admin
Panaji, Mar 27 (ANI): The body of the British teenager Scarlett Eden Keeling who was found dead at Goa's popular Anjuna Beach will be brought to Mumbai today. Scarlette Keeling's body has ... Read more...

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Ho voted 2008s Most Politically Incorrect Term


March 21st, 2008 - 5:30 pm ICT by admin
Melbourne, Mar 21 (ANI): Ho - an insulting term for women - has been named as 2008s Most Politically Incorrect Term after a Sydney company threatened to ban their Santas from ... Read more...

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By George! Blyton’s Famous Five have an Indian leader


March 21st, 2008 - 9:49 am ICT by admin
By Dipankar De Sarkar London, March 21 (IANS) Sixtysix years after British author Enid Blyton unveiled her Famous Five series before adoring children the world over, the fictional adventurers have been updated for ... Read more...

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