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Sponge found in woman’s belly 15 years after surgery


August 1st, 2011 - 4:21 pm ICT by IANS
Sydney, Aug 1 (IANS) An Australian court has allowed a woman to sue a surgeon after he allegedly left a piece of sponge inside her stomach during an operation 15 ... Read more...

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Canadian Tamil Congress sues global terror expert


July 13th, 2011 - 10:19 am ICT by IANS
Toronto, July 13 (IANS) The Canadian Tamil Congress (CTC), which claims to represent over 300,000 Tamils of Sri Lankan origin in Canada, has filed a defamation lawsuit against Sri Lankan-born ... Read more...

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Perry to sue magazine over affair rumours


April 28th, 2011 - 11:12 pm ICT by IANS
London, April 28 (IANS) Singer Katy Perry has filed a lawsuit against an Australian magazine over an article saying she has an "intimate relationship" with record producer Benny ... Read more...

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Katy Perry sues mag for jeopardizing marriage over affair allegations


April 27th, 2011 - 7:10 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, April 27 (ANI): Pop star Katy Perry has filed a lawsuit against the publishers of NW Magazine over a story that claimed she had an affair with her record producer, ... Read more...

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Man threatens to sue Tourism Australia over Winfrey’s visit


January 6th, 2011 - 6:15 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, Jan 6 (ANI): A man in Australia has threatened to sue Tourism Australia after he claimed that the idea to bring talk show host Oprah Winfrey Down Under was actually ... Read more...

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RIM sues app maker over BlackBerry Messenger patent


December 2nd, 2010 - 1:25 pm ICT by IANS
By Gurmukh Singh Toronto, Dec 2 (IANS) After software giant Microsoft which is embroiled in a legal battle over Word patent, now BlackBerry maker Research In Motion (RIM) too is entangled in a ... Read more...

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Malaysian court rejects minister’s defamation application against Tamil newspaper


August 19th, 2010 - 5:17 pm ICT by ANI
Kuala Lumpur, Aug 19(ANI): A Malaysian court has rejected Human Resources Minister Dr. S. Subramaniam's application to stop a Tamil newspaper from continuing to publish articles which he claimed were defamatory.Subramaniam had ... Read more...

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Court rejects Malaysian minister’s plea against daily


August 19th, 2010 - 5:15 pm ICT by IANS
Kuala Lumpur, Aug 19 (IANS) The High Court here Thursday rejected Human Resource Minister S. Subramaniam's plea to stop a Tamil daily from continuing to publish articles which he claimed were defamatory. Justice ... Read more...

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Davidar settles sexual harassment suit at Penguin Canada out of court


July 7th, 2010 - 1:01 pm ICT by ANI
Toronto, July 7 (ANI): Indian-born former Penguin Canada CEO David Davidar and two other parties -- Penguin Canada and Lisa Rundle -- have settled a lawsuit alleging sexual harassment out of court ... Read more...

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Davidar says will fight “trumped up” allegations


June 16th, 2010 - 5:19 pm ICT by ANI
Toronto, June16 (ANI): Former Penguin Canada CEO David Davidar who has been accused of sexual harassment by a former colleague has said that he will not be cowed down by the "trumped ... Read more...

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Indo-Canadian MP named in $120 mn bank fraud


May 6th, 2010 - 12:19 pm ICT by IANS
Toronto, May 6 (IANS) Devinder Shory, Canada's newest MP of Indian origin, has been named in a $120 million mortgage fraud. Shory, 51, who was elected to the Canadian parliament for the first ... Read more...

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HINDRAF chief files RM 100 m libel suit against ten persons


January 1st, 2010 - 1:35 pm ICT by ANI
Kuala Lumpur, Jan.1 (ANI): HINDRAF chairman P. Waytha Moorthy is suing Penang Deputy Chief Minister Prof Dr P. Ramasamy, six local media organisations and three others for RM 100 million for defamation. ... Read more...

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Bangladesh asks UN to settle sea boundary with India, Myanmar


October 8th, 2009 - 11:31 pm ICT by IANS
Dhaka, Oct 8 (IANS) Bangladesh has officially asked for arbitration under the United Nations Convention on Law of the Seas for its maritime boundary dispute with India and Myanmar. "We have decided to ... Read more...

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Son wins right to launch court action against exploitation of Bradman’s name


July 31st, 2009 - 1:38 pm ICT by ANI
Adelaide (Australia), July 31 (ANI): Legendary Australian cricketer Sir Donald Bradman's son has won the right to appeal against a judge's ruling that he was too late in launching court action alleging ... Read more...

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Demi Moore to sue gossip mag for post-Oscar party bash snaps


July 25th, 2009 - 2:08 pm ICT by ANI
Sydney, July 25 (ANI): Actress Demi Moore has decided to sue New Idea gossip magazine for publishing a series of black and white photographs without her permission.She's set to file ... Read more...

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64yr-old grandma sues Oz state for strip search in public


December 26th, 2008 - 1:04 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, December 26 (ANI): A sexagenarian woman is suing the Australian State of New South Wales for being strip searched and arrested on a busy Sydney street in a police case ... Read more...

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Bradman’’s son to sue over commercial exploitation of Don’’s name


August 2nd, 2008 - 10:56 am ICT by ANI
Melbourne, Aug.2 (ANI): The family of legendary Australian cricketer, Sir Donald Bradman, has decided to legally challenge the way his name has been commercially exploited over the past decade. The Australian ... Read more...

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Pakistani student suing Australian employers for ’slave’ treatment


July 7th, 2008 - 1:36 pm ICT by IANS
By Neena Bhandari Sydney, July 7 (IANS) A Pakistani student has alleged mistreatment of workers from the subcontinent even as Australia reaps rich dividends with full fee-paying international students contributing Australian $12 billion ... Read more...

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Malaysian Indian challenges dead half-brother’s conversion to Islam


June 26th, 2008 - 1:14 pm ICT by IANS
Kuala Lumpur, June 26 (IANS) A Malaysian Indian has challenged the conversion to Islam of his half-brother, who allegedly committed suicide earlier this week, claiming his body from hospital authorities for funeral ... Read more...

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Malaysian Government revokes ban on non-Muslims using the word Allah for God


December 31st, 2007 - 3:01 pm ICT by admin
Kuala Lumpur, Dec 31 (ANI): Within a month of the Malaysian Government prohibiting non-Muslims from using the word Allah for God, the former has now renewed the publishing permit of a Catholic ... Read more...

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