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Publishers create phony best-seller lists

March 20th, 2012 - 5:51 pm ICT by IANS
Beijing, March 20 (IANS) Amazon China said it has taken steps to curb the practice of publishing houses that manipulate results of bestseller lists.The top-selling lists are supposed to offer ... Read more...

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Osama Bin Laden Facebook Page With 1000 Fans Shut Down

April 19th, 2010 - 8:10 pm ICT by Angela Kaye Mason
Apr 19 (THAINDIAN NEWS) A Facebook account whose profile was supposed to be that of Osama Bin Laden, the Al Qaeda terrorist, attracted over 1000 fans. It was covered with postings ... Read more...

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Osama bin Laden’s Facebook account disabled

April 17th, 2010 - 12:55 pm ICT by ANI
London, Apr 17(ANI): Al-Qaeda leader Osama bin Laden's profile on social networking website Facebook has been shut down, after a security expert raised the issue with the website's U.S. owners.According to ... Read more...

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New curbs on internet content by Asian nations: Report

June 18th, 2009 - 11:48 am ICT by IANS
By Frederick Noronha Penang (Malaysia), June 18 (IANS) Led by China, many Asian governments are shifting to a "new generation" of restrictions to control content on the internet and the growth in these ... Read more...

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EU countries agree on common immigration rules

June 6th, 2008 - 8:13 am ICT by IANS
DPA Luxembourg, June 6 (DPA) European Union governments agreed Thursday on a long-awaited common set of rules governing the deportation of illegal immigrants and limiting their maximum detention period to 18 months. At ... Read more...

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