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New York gunman kills one, injures 10; shot dead (Second Lead)


August 24th, 2012 - 9:55 pm ICT by IANS
New York, Aug 24 (IANS) One person was killed and 10 others were injured Friday when a gunman started shooting indiscriminately at people in front of the Empire State Building ... Read more...

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Chinese official sacked for pushing cameraman into pond


August 20th, 2012 - 4:35 pm ICT by IANS
Beijing, Aug 20 (IANS) An official in east China's Zhejiang province was Monday dismissed from his post after he allegedly pushed a cameraman into a fish pond.Shi Guofeng was sacked ... Read more...

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US airport evacuated after bomb threat


August 2nd, 2012 - 4:36 am ICT by IANS
Washington, Aug 2 (IANS) The San Antonio International Airport in the US was evacuated Wednesday after officials received a bomb threat, a media report said."The caller reported three vehicles in ... Read more...

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Man held for airing porn clip on live TV


July 20th, 2012 - 7:09 pm ICT by IANS
Beijing, July 20 (IANS) An employee of a TV station in Chongqing city, one of the biggest cities in China, has been arrested for airing a pornographic clip during a ... Read more...

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Six jailed for offending Oman sultan on Facebook


July 18th, 2012 - 5:27 pm ICT by IANS
Muscat, July 18 (IANS/AKI) Six people, including a woman, have been sentenced to a year in prison for offending Oman's monarch Sultan Qaboos Bin Said on social networking website ... Read more...

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Syrian journalists killed in TV station attack


June 28th, 2012 - 8:05 am ICT by IANS
Damascus, June 28 (IANS/AKI) At least four journalists were killed when armed gunmen blew up the newsroom of a pro-government television station near the Syrian capital.Hours before Wednesday's attack at ... Read more...

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Bikni-clad weather presenters told to cover up


June 13th, 2012 - 6:11 pm ICT by IANS
Beijing, June 13 (IANS) Two models, hosting a late-night weather forecast programme on a Chinese television show, have been forced to cover themselves up after they drew sharp reactions from ... Read more...

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One dead, over 100 injured in US tent collapse


April 29th, 2012 - 7:51 am ICT by IANS
Washington, April 29 (IANS) At least one person was killed and over 100 others were injured in a US city after a large tent collapsed in a stormy weather, a ... Read more...

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Rat-borne disease kills 10 in China


December 31st, 2011 - 5:09 pm ICT by IANS
Beijing, Dec 31 (IANS) A fatal disease spread by rats has claimed 10 lives in an eastern Chinese province this year, officials said.Between October and November alone, around 140 people ... Read more...

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Gaddafi’s youngest son Khamis still alive?


November 22nd, 2011 - 11:16 am ICT by IANS
Tripoli, Nov 22 (IANS) Slain Libyan leader Muammar Gaddafi's youngest son Khamis, whose death was announced several times since the Libyan conflict erupted, is reportedly still alive, a defence ministry ... Read more...

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Harry Belafonte falls asleep live on air


October 19th, 2011 - 12:17 am ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Washington, Oct 18 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Actor and political critic Harry Belafonte fell asleep during a live television interview with a California-based television station. The episode has been uploaded on the Internet and ... Read more...

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TV reporter knifed to death in China


September 20th, 2011 - 12:13 pm ICT by IANS
Beijing, Sep 20 (IANS) A TV reporter in central China has been found dead with more than 10 stab wounds on his body, a media report said Tuesday.Li Xiang, 30, ... Read more...

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Energy from air could power your mobile


July 20th, 2011 - 6:40 pm ICT by IANS
London, July 20 (IANS) A revolutionary new device would only need air to keep your mobile phones, wireless sensors and communication chips going.These 'energy scavenging' devices could even be stored ... Read more...

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Pakistani journalist goes missing


May 30th, 2011 - 9:15 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, May 30 (IANS/AKI) The Pakistani correspondent of the Italian news agency AKI, who was abducted in 2006 by the Taliban, has gone missing since Sunday, officials said Monday.Syed ... Read more...

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28 die in Yemen weapons depot blast


May 26th, 2011 - 7:52 pm ICT by IANS
Sana'a, May 26 (IANS) Twenty-eight rebel tribesmen were killed in a blast at a weapons depot during overnight clashes with the security forces in the Yemeni capital, Xinhua reported.President Ali ... Read more...

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Theron doesn’t like to watch her films


May 22nd, 2011 - 3:26 pm ICT by IANS
London, May 22 (IANS) Actress Charlize Theron finds it difficult to watch herself on the big screen."I hate to see myself on screen," she told German TV station TELE 5.However, ... Read more...

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Britons feel they had best of times in 1980s


May 20th, 2011 - 7:49 pm ICT by IANS
London, May 20 (IANS) Many British nationals feel the 1980s' decade was the best of time of their life.According to a survey conducted by TV station CBS Drama, ... Read more...

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70 Belgians to sue Vatican for clerical sex abuse


April 30th, 2011 - 7:48 pm ICT by IANS
Brussels, April 30 (IANS/AKI) At least 70 people from Belgium have claimed they were sexually abused by the clergy and would now sue the Vatican and the Belgian church for ... Read more...

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Corruption a major issue in Tamil Nadu


April 2nd, 2011 - 11:14 am ICT by IANS
Chennai/New Delhi, April 2 (IANS) Corruption and quality of governance are major campaign themes in the five states going to the polls starting Monday, but nowhere is it more ... Read more...

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French women strip to undies to celebrate different body shapes


March 26th, 2011 - 4:58 pm ICT by ANI
London, Mar 26 (ANI): A number of French women stripped down to their underwear to celebrate different body shapes.After they stripped to their undies, the ladies did a cheeky dance to Lady ... Read more...

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Obama puts basketball bets on Pittsburgh Panthers


March 16th, 2011 - 2:30 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Mar. 16 (ANI): US President Barack Obama has announced his NCAA March Madness picks, and made it clear that he is especially keen on the Pittsburgh Panthers."I haven't finished my ... Read more...

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Anti-government protesters rally in Bangkok


February 14th, 2011 - 4:36 am ICT by BNO News
BANGKOK (BNO NEWS) -- About 30,000 red-shirt supporters of the United front for Democracy against Dictatorship (UDD) on Sunday protested against Thailand's judicial system in front of the criminal court in the ... Read more...

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Man accused of interrupting 2009 Super Bowl broadcast with porn arrested


February 6th, 2011 - 1:08 pm ICT by ANI
London, Feb 6 (ANI): The FBI has arrested an Arizona man accused of interrupting 2009 Super Bowl broadcast with 37 seconds of porn.Two years ago sports fans in Arizona were shocked when ... Read more...

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Nepal TV station broadcasting night bulletin using ‘lantern’ to protest against power cuts


February 4th, 2011 - 3:28 pm ICT by ANI
Kathmandu, Feb 4 (ANI): A top television network of Nepal has reportedly been broadcasting its nightly news bulletin in semi-darkness using a lantern to highlight the effects of massive power cuts.Nepal is ... Read more...

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Nelson Mandela ‘alive and kicking’, says SA’s acting president


January 28th, 2011 - 1:45 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, Jan 28 (ANI): South Africa's acting president Kgalema Motlanthe says Nelson Mandela is "alive and kicking". "I want to say to you, he's alive and kicking. He hasn't passed on," News.com.au quoted ... Read more...

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South African cops say motive behind Indian-origin bride’s murder found


January 19th, 2011 - 9:06 pm ICT by IANS
London, Jan 19 (IANS) The investigators probing the murder of an Indian-origin woman who was killed during her honeymoon in Cape Town have discovered the motive behind the killing, the South African ... Read more...

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Bangladeshi TV channel stopped from broadcasting ‘hangman’ series


December 29th, 2010 - 6:10 pm ICT by ANI
London, Dec 29 (ANI): A Bangladeshi television channel has been ordered to stop broadcasting interviews with the country's most famous hangman over fears that it could frighten children.The BBC quoted the ... Read more...

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Woman Arrested From Charlotte ABC Affiliate WSOC-TV


December 22nd, 2010 - 8:56 pm ICT by GD
By Madhuri Dey Dec 22, (THAINDIAN NEWS) On Tuesday evening, employees at the Charlotte ABC had an harrowing experience, especially employees of WSOC-TV. The disturbance took place after a woman appeared in the ... Read more...

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Candice Crawford Gets Engaged To Tony Romo


December 18th, 2010 - 8:05 pm ICT by GD
By Meena Kar Dec 18, (THAINDIAN NEWS) Injured Dallas Cowboys quarterback, Jessica Simpson's ex-boyfriend, Tony Romo has been engaged to be married to Candice Crawford. She works as a sports reporter for a ... Read more...

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After Eva Longoria, Brent Barry files for divorce


November 19th, 2010 - 1:23 am ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Los Angeles, Nov 18 (THAINDIAN NEWS) It seems the missing links can be put back into place now, concerning the scandal that has hit Eva Longoria and her estranged husband, Tony Parker. ... Read more...

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Meg Whitman And Jerry Brown Clash In First Debate


October 4th, 2010 - 7:52 pm ICT by GD
By Meena Kar, Oct 4, (THAINDIAN NEWS) The desperation to win another governor's race, recently ignited an unpleasant debate between Meg Whitman and ex-Governor and current Attorney General Edmund G. "Jerry" Brown. The ... Read more...

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‘Babestation’ star fined for claiming benefits while working on porn channel


September 10th, 2010 - 6:50 pm ICT by ANI
London, Sept 10 (ANI): A glamour model has been fined 1,000 pounds for claiming benefits while working as a television presenter on the porn channel 'Babestation'.Lori Buckby, 25, from Battersea, south ... Read more...

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Car bomb explodes outside Mexico TV station


August 28th, 2010 - 3:07 am ICT by IANS
Mexico City, Aug 28 (IANS) A car bomb exploded in front of a television station in a city in northeastern Mexico, but there were no reports of any casualties. The blast in a ... Read more...

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Iran woman facing stoning confesses to adultery in a video


August 13th, 2010 - 8:26 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Tehran, Aug 13 (THAINDIAN NEWS) The video of a an Iranian woman who is facing stoning after being accused of adultery has been shown by a government owned TV station on Wednesday.The ... Read more...

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Mob destroys private radio, TV station in Sri Lanka


July 30th, 2010 - 11:22 am ICT by IANS
Colombo, July 30 (DPA) A private radio and television station was destroyed in a mob attack in Sri Lanka's capital Friday morning, police said. A gang of about 15 men wearing masks entered ... Read more...

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