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Humphries reunites with ex-girlfriend?


September 14th, 2012 - 4:36 pm ICT by IANS
London, Sep 14 (IANS) NBA player Kris Humphries's loved ones were shocked to find that he is still seeing his ex-girlfriend Myla Sinanaj.The 27-year-old was spotted out with his former ... Read more...

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Saif Ali Khan questioned in car import case


September 8th, 2012 - 7:26 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Sep 8 (IANS) The Enforcement Directorate (ED) Saturday questioned actor Saif Ali Khan in an eight-year-old case of importing a high-end car from Dubai, an official said.The official said ... Read more...

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Patti Labelle settles her assault lawsuit


September 6th, 2012 - 7:19 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
New York, Sep 6 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Patti Labelle, a disco diva has been forced to pay a settlement of $100,000 after she was accused by a pregnant mother of making uncouth remarks ... Read more...

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Dhumal pleads for Himachal sailor’s release by Somali pirates


August 30th, 2012 - 7:29 pm ICT by IANS
Shimla, Aug 30 (IANS) Himachal Pradesh Chief Minister Prem Kumar Dhumal Thursday pleaded with the central government to secure freedom for sailor Aman Kumar, who is held captive by Somali ... Read more...

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Chinese mom fire-bombs water firm for denying son job


August 28th, 2012 - 3:24 pm ICT by IANS
Shanghai, Aug 28 (IANS) Three people were killed and four injured when a woman who was angry with her former water company for not giving her son a job hurled ... Read more...

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Kate Middleton’s Cousin poses for Playboy


August 15th, 2012 - 7:14 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
New York, August 15 (NEWS) Kate Middleton cousin is getting a nice sum of money through her stint with Playboy. She has now gained fame through her body figure and her talented ... Read more...

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‘Janardhana Reddy wanted bail at any cost’


July 23rd, 2012 - 11:28 pm ICT by IANS
Hyderabad, July 23 (IANS) Former Karnataka minister Gali Janardhana Reddy, currently in jail in illegal mining case, wanted to come out on bail at "any cost", revealed his relative Dasaradharami ... Read more...

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In Taj city, pavements taken over by vendors et al (Letter from Agra)


June 10th, 2012 - 1:19 pm ICT by IANS
Agra, June 10 (IANS) Millions of rupees have been spent on laying tiled pavements all across this Taj city but an army of vendors and others have occupied them, leaving ... Read more...

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Russia, US hold war games


June 1st, 2012 - 5:00 am ICT by IANS
Moscow, June 1 (IANS/RIA Novosti) The first joint anti-terror exercise involving Russian and US forces in Colorado has ended with the "neutralization" of a terrorist group, a Russian defence ministry ... Read more...

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‘Looks may decide whether to trust a person’


May 16th, 2012 - 1:11 pm ICT by IANS
London, May 16 (IANS) Looks more likely decide who we would trust with our money rather than their reputation, says a new study. Researchers from Britain's University of Warwick Business ... Read more...

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Rihanna buys beachside home for brother


March 17th, 2012 - 8:52 am ICT by IANS
London, March 17 (IANS) Singer Rihanna has bought a luxury beachside home in Barbados for her younger brother Rorrey."Rihanna's close to her brother, and she'll do anything to help ... Read more...

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Rihanna buys beachside home for brother


March 17th, 2012 - 8:51 am ICT by IANS
London, March 17 (IANS) Singer Rihanna has bought a luxury beachside home in Barbados for her younger brother Rorrey."Rihanna's close to her brother, and she'll do anything to help ... Read more...

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China vows to push forward judicial reform


March 11th, 2012 - 4:05 pm ICT by IANS
Beijing, March 11 (IANS) Admitting to problems in China's judicial system, Chief Justice Wang Shengjun Sunday vowed to push forward reforms.China needs to improve the work of courts and deepen ... Read more...

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On women’s day, helpless woman attempts suicide in Kashmir


March 8th, 2012 - 2:36 pm ICT by IANS
Srinagar, March 8 (IANS) While the world celebrated International Women's Day, a helpless woman attempted suicide Thursday after her husband abandoned her on a highway in Kashmir.Without giving her any ... Read more...

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Mastermind of AIIMS paper leak not from my college, says dean


January 10th, 2012 - 8:06 pm ICT by IANS
Bhopal, Jan 10 (IANS) The Dean of R.D. Medical College in Ujjain Tuesday refuted reports that a youth arrested in Delhi in the All India Institute of Medical Sciences post-graduate ... Read more...

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Money for my granddaughter’s picture sheer gossip: Big B


December 20th, 2011 - 3:14 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Dec 20 (IANS) That publications are offering him big buck for the first picture of his granddaughter is someone's figment of imagination and he won't entertain any such ... Read more...

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Cameron hit by lawsuit again over ‘Avatar’


December 20th, 2011 - 3:14 pm ICT by IANS
London, Dec 20 (IANS) Acclaimed filmmaker James Cameron has reportedly been hit by a $2.5 billion lawsuit alleging that he stole the idea for his 2009 sci-fi epic "Avatar".Contactmusic.com reports ... Read more...

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CBI questions head of Syrian Jacobite Church in murder case


October 21st, 2011 - 8:02 pm ICT by IANS
Kochi, Oct 21 (IANS) The supreme head of the Syrian Jacobite Church, Catholicos Baselios Thomas-I, appeared before the Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) at its office here Friday in connection ... Read more...

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Rajasthan author questioned on proposed book ban


September 4th, 2011 - 10:58 pm ICT by IANS
Bharatpur (Rajasthan), Sep 4 (IANS) The Rajasthan government has issued notice to author Raghuraj Singh seeking his reply over the ban proposed on his controversial book "Bharatpur Rajvansh - Achhooti ... Read more...

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Activist, wife, slain in Honduras


August 23rd, 2011 - 11:04 am ICT by IANS
Tegucigalpa, Aug 23 (IANS/EFE) The vice president of a group representing landless peasants in the Caribbean province of Colon was murdered along with his wife, a senior Honduran police officer ... Read more...

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Is Hasan Ali’s money the proceeds of crime, asks court


August 1st, 2011 - 9:56 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Aug 1 (IANS) Reserving its order on the bail application of alleged money launderer and tax evader Hasan Ali Khan, the Bombay High Court Monday said the Enforcement Directorate ... Read more...

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Support grows for gangraped Nepal nun


July 21st, 2011 - 4:15 pm ICT by IANS
Kathmandu, July 21 (IANS) Support began to grow for a Buddhist nun from Nepal who was gangraped in a public bus last month with organisations in the country as well ... Read more...

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Will fight to end to get Fabregas: Guardiola


July 19th, 2011 - 11:12 pm ICT by IANS
London, July 19 (IANS) Barcelona manager Pep Guardiola said the Catalan giants will "fight to the end" to bring Cesc Fábregas back to the club.Guardiola, however, admitted that ... Read more...

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Sale of life-like masks booms in China


June 27th, 2011 - 10:36 am ICT by IANS
Beijing, June 27 (IANS) Ultra-thin masks that look like human skin with only holes for eyes and nostrils have recently become a craze in China. This has, however, evoked concern ... Read more...

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Britney’s dad moves court for money?


June 16th, 2011 - 10:25 pm ICT by IANS
London, June 16 (IANS) Jamie Spears has reportedly approached court asking money for directing and managing the logistics for daughter Britney Spears' Femme Fatale Tour that starts Thursday in ... Read more...

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Mauritius apex court agrees to help CBI in 2G scam probe


May 28th, 2011 - 12:19 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 27 (IANS) Acting on a request from India's Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI), the Supreme Court of Mauritius has directed the country's attorney general to investigate ... Read more...

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Our sense of justice is built into the brain


May 5th, 2011 - 5:31 pm ICT by IANS
London, May 5 (IANS) Our sense of justice is built into the brain, with in-built mechanisms that trigger an automatic reaction to someone who acts unfairly. In a new study ... Read more...

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Brain has built-in mechanisms that trigger our sense of justice


May 4th, 2011 - 4:23 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, May 4 (ANI): A new study has found that the brain has built-in mechanisms that automatically trigger our sense of justice.In the study from the Karolinska Institute and Stockholm School of ... Read more...

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Mindfulness meditation makes people act more rationally


April 21st, 2011 - 2:47 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, April 21 (ANI): A new study has suggested that sustained training in mindfulness meditation may impact distinct domains of human decision-making, enabling them to make decisions rationally.Ulrich Kirk, research assistant professor ... Read more...

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Malaysia looks for `beauty with brains and compassion’


March 28th, 2011 - 3:07 pm ICT by IANS
Kuala Lumpur, March 28 (IANS) To win the Miss World crown, Malaysia is scouting for a girl who has beauty, brains and compassion. A vigorous talent scouting going beyond the ... Read more...

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US State Dept. to fund BBC for developing anti-jamming technology for problem countries


March 21st, 2011 - 4:49 pm ICT by ANI
London, Mar 21 (ANI): The US State department would reportedly be giving a "significant" sum of money to the BBC World Service for its efforts to combat the blocking of TV and ... Read more...

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Heroin trafficker splurged $1.1 mn on luxuries


March 17th, 2011 - 7:52 pm ICT by IANS
Sydney, March 17 (IANS) An Australian man, who changed his name to sound like the Italian luxury brand Versace and splurged 1.1 million dollars on luxury cars, designer bags, jewellery ... Read more...

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Bangladesh set to resume Yunus court hearing


March 7th, 2011 - 12:44 pm ICT by ANI
London, Mar 7 (ANI): Bangladesh's High Court is set to resume its hearing to ascertain whether Nobel peace laureate and micro credit pioneer Muhammad Yunus was sacked illegally or not.His supporters ... Read more...

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Russia to spend $160 mn on health care in 2011


March 6th, 2011 - 9:47 am ICT by IANS
Moscow, March 6 (IANS/RIA Novosti) Russia will allocate 4.5 billion rubles ($159.7 million) in 2011 to provide its citizens with hi-tech medical care, the government said.A total of 55 Russian ... Read more...

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Jaipur Metro project’s foundation stone laid


February 24th, 2011 - 9:09 pm ICT by IANS
Jaipur, Feb 24 (IANS) The foundation stone for the over 9-km-long first phase of Jaipur Metro Rail project was laid Thursday by Urban Development Minister Kamal Nath, who also announced clearance for ... Read more...

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