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Evicted grandmother chains herself to Spain’s central bank


May 1st, 2012 - 11:59 am ICT by IANS
Madrid, May 1 (IANS/EFE) A 76-year-old grandmother who lost her home to debt chained herself to the gate of Spain's central bank here Monday and asked Prime Minister Mariano Rajoy ... Read more...

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Trucker whose texting caused woman’s death jailed


December 12th, 2011 - 8:44 pm ICT by IANS
London, Dec 12 (IANS) A lorry driver in Britain has been sentenced to five years in prison for causing a woman's death in a motorway pile-up that resulted from his ... Read more...

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Doctor amputates trucker’s penis without his consent


August 23rd, 2011 - 9:50 pm ICT by IANS
London, Aug 23 (IANS) A US doctor is being sued for amputating a truck driver's penis without his permission, a media report said Tuesday.The doctor has defended his actions claiming ... Read more...

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Driver of monster truck creates a buzz by his back flip


April 4th, 2011 - 7:40 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Las Vegas, April 4 (THAINDIAN NEWS) A daring truck driver pulled off an almost impossible trick when he back-flipped his 12-ton truck during the Monster Jam World Finals in Las Vegas, US.Driver ... Read more...

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Germany’s ‘Josef Fritzl’ jailed for 14-and-a-half years


March 23rd, 2011 - 4:29 pm ICT by ANI
London, Mar 23 (ANI): A German man has been jailed for 14-and-a-half years after he fathered eight children with his stepdaughter and sexually abused his daughter and stepson.A court in Koblenz heard ... Read more...

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Man dumped by girlfriend, goes on to win jackpot


March 16th, 2011 - 2:19 pm ICT by IANS
London, March 16 (IANS) A woman in Britain, who dumped her man as she wanted "lots of sex", has now been described as "the unluckiest woman in the country" as ... Read more...

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Yorkshire Ripper put on strict diet to stop him from eating himself to death


December 13th, 2010 - 5:20 pm ICT by ANI
London, Dec 13 (ANI): English serial killer Peter Sutcliffe, who was dubbed as The Yorkshire Ripper for murdering 13 women, has been put on a strict diet over fears that he ... Read more...

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Trucker held in Italy for ‘radioactive’ cargo


October 7th, 2010 - 3:11 pm ICT by IANS
Catanzaro (Italy), Oct 7 (IANS/AKI) A Romanian truck driver was arrested after police uncovered 3,000 kg of radioactive material hidden in his vehicle in southern Italy.The 52-year-old man was transporting spare ... Read more...

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Ryan Reynolds is claustrophobic


September 20th, 2010 - 8:18 am ICT by IANS
London, Sep 20 (IANS) Hollywood actor Ryan Reynolds has revealed that while shooting for his new film "Buried", he had to face lifelong fear -- claustrophobia. In the film, Reynolds stars as ... Read more...

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Ryan Reynolds conquers claustrophobia for new flick


September 19th, 2010 - 5:16 pm ICT by ANI
London, Sep 19 (ANI): Ryan Reynolds has conquered his fear of closed spaces, thanks to his new flick 'Buried'.Reynolds, who is claustrophobic, stars as a trucker who is kidnapped in Iraq ... Read more...

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Ryan Reynolds loses hair during ‘Buried’ shoot


September 12th, 2010 - 2:12 pm ICT by IANS
London, Sep 12 (IANS) Canadian actor Ryan Reynolds had a tough time shooting for his new movie "Buried" as gruelling scenes of him locked in a coffin left him with a bald ... Read more...

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Vampire Series “True Blood” Season 3 Finale On September 12


September 6th, 2010 - 6:50 pm ICT by GD
By Gina Gomez Sep 6, (THAINDIAN NEWS) With one more episode to go for the season finale of "True Blood", the aficionados of the popular American Vampire series are scrambling on web to ... Read more...

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HBO Audience Will Watch “True Blood ” Finale On Next Sunday


August 30th, 2010 - 8:07 pm ICT by GD
By Gina Gomez Aug 30, (THAINDIAN NEWS) Only one more episode to go for the finale of America's one of the most favorite vampire series. "True Blood" season 3 episode 11 was aired ... Read more...

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Trucker who hit Mamata’s convoy granted bail


August 25th, 2010 - 5:56 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Aug 25 (IANS) A West Bengal court Wednesday granted interim bail to a driver whose truck hit the convoy of Railway Minister and Trinamool Congress chief Mamata Banerjee while she ... Read more...

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12 killed in Assam accident


May 23rd, 2010 - 1:22 pm ICT by IANS
Guwahati, May 23 (IANS) At least 12 people were killed and four critically injured when a speeding truck mowed through a crowd returning from a cultural function in a town in Assam's ... Read more...

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One permit to allow trucks travel across country


May 9th, 2010 - 5:59 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 9 (IANS) A new regime permitting goods carriers access to the whole country on a single permit came in force Sunday after hectic negotiations between transporters and the government. The ... Read more...

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Brit Muslim woman launches global hunt for 500 ` lovely Osamas


July 23rd, 2008 - 2:39 pm ICT by ANI
London, July 23 (ANI): A woman has launched a global hunt to track down 500 Osamas, and has already turned up with 44. Doctor Farrah Jarral is travelling the world searching ... Read more...

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Trucker’s strike called off, government concedes demands (Lead)


July 4th, 2008 - 12:32 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 4 (IANS) Truck owners called off their nationwide strike early Friday after the government agreed to lower service tax and provide unbranded diesel. "We have called off our strike ... Read more...

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Day Two: Truckers’ strike affects goods transportation


July 3rd, 2008 - 3:18 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 3 (IANS) The truckers' strike to protest rising taxes and fuel price hike entered the second day Thursday affecting the transportation of goods across the country. The talks between ... Read more...

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US prostitutes offering free petrol to truckers to keep business going


June 27th, 2008 - 6:22 pm ICT by ANI
London, June 27 (ANI): Prostitutes in America are offering free petrol to truck drivers following fuel price hike, which is keeping their customers away.According to Nevada Brothel Owners Association, fuel price ... Read more...

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Trucker on rampage kills three, leaves 14 injured


June 8th, 2008 - 4:40 pm ICT by IANS
Xinhua Tokyo, June 8 (Xinhua) Three people were killed and 14 wounded Sunday after a man struck passersby with a small truck and stabbed them with a knife in the Akihabara area of ... Read more...

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Indian origin man gets bail after shouting nationalist slogan


June 7th, 2008 - 3:08 pm ICT by IANS
Kuala Lumpur, June 7 (IANS) An Indian origin trucker charged with attempted murder persuaded the judge to grant him bail by repeatedly shouting "Malaysia Boleh!" - a slogan that has captured the ... Read more...

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Four-year jail in Kanishka witness murder case


March 29th, 2008 - 11:31 pm ICT by admin
Vancouver, March 29 (IANS) An Indo-Canadian truck driver who plotted to kill a witness in the 1998 murder of Tara Singh Hayer, the editor of a local Punjabi weekly, has been jailed ... Read more...

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Assailants of Sikh in US escape hate crime charge


March 22nd, 2008 - 7:59 pm ICT by admin
New York, March 22 (IANS) A jury in Oregon has declined to indict three men for committing a hate crime when they tore off and did away with a Sikh trucker's turban. ... Read more...

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