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Lid on final words by death row prisoners after Ohio inmate’s 17-minute speech!


November 20th, 2010 - 5:05 pm ICT by ANI
New York, Nov 20(ANI): The final words of death row prisoners in Ohio, the United States, could be shortened, edited or stopped under new state prison rules.According to the New York ... Read more...

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Al-Qaeda linked website ‘Blogetery.com’ shut down for posting terror propoganda


July 21st, 2010 - 2:32 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, July 21 (ANI): BurstNET, the host of al Qaeda-Linked blogging site Blogetery.com that shut down the site, has issued a statement saying that the latter had a lengthy history of breaking ... Read more...

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“More is needed” to protect privacy on Facebook, says group


May 30th, 2010 - 4:47 pm ICT by ANI
London, May 30 (ANI): Facebook founder Mark Zuckerberg has said the settings on the site to protect privacy have been enhanced, but the Electronic Frontier Foundation (EFF) claims that "more is ... Read more...

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Janet Napolitano: the Justice Department to review Arizona immigration law


April 28th, 2010 - 2:25 am ICT by BNO News
WASHINGTON, D.C. (BNO NEWS) – Secretary of Homeland Security Janet Napolitano on Tuesday said that the Justice Department will review the recently passed Arizona anti-illegal immigration law, the American Civil Liberties Union ... Read more...

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Kids sent home in Florida for wearing shirt with anti-Muslim message


August 27th, 2009 - 5:55 pm ICT by ANI
Florida, Aug 27(ANI): Several children from the Dove World Outreach Center, a new testament church in Florida, were involved in a controversy after they arrived at area public schools with shirts bearing ... Read more...

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NY facility pays $20,000 for shaving Sikh patient’s beard


April 14th, 2009 - 9:20 pm ICT by IANS
New York, April 14 (IANS) A New York healthcare facility where a nurse negligently shaved an elderly Sikh patient's beard, eyebrows and moustache a month before his death has paid $20,000 in ... Read more...

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New US consul takes charge in Kolkata


August 4th, 2008 - 9:36 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Aug 4 (IANS) In a change of guard, Beth A. Payne has taken up her assignment as the new US Consul General here. She succeeds Henry V. Jardine who returns to ... Read more...

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Indian American ’slavery’ couple sued by maids


July 23rd, 2008 - 1:01 pm ICT by IANS
New York, July 23 (IANS) The wealthy Indian American couple sentenced to jail less than a month ago in the high-profile "modern slavery" case has now been sued by the victim Indonesian ... Read more...

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US Sikh held, turban snatched over kirpan


July 1st, 2008 - 8:19 pm ICT by IANS
New York, July 1 (IANS) A Sikh truck driver was arrested and his turban forcibly removed after marshals in a Connecticut court found his kirpan on him when he went to contest ... Read more...

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Another Sikh student assaulted in New York


June 5th, 2008 - 12:47 pm ICT by IANS
New York, June 5 (IANS) A ninth grade Sikh student of a school here was attacked by a fellow student in another instance of Sikhs becoming targets of hate crime in the ... Read more...

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Treat turban burning as hate crime, demands US Sikh group


May 14th, 2008 - 1:08 am ICT by admin
New York, May 13 (IANS) A Sikh advocacy group in the US has demanded that an incident of burning a Sikh teenager's turban in New Jersey last week be treated as a ... Read more...

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YouTube allows media companies to block copyrighted content


November 14th, 2007 - 2:20 am ICT by admin
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