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Jailed Russian complains of discrimination in US


May 24th, 2012 - 5:46 pm ICT by IANS
Moscow, May 24 (IANS) A former Russian pilot, who is serving 20 years in prison in the US for attempted drug trafficking, has complained of racial and religious discrimination against ... Read more...

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‘21 Jump Street’ - It’s laughter all the way (IANS Movie Review)


April 21st, 2012 - 8:36 pm ICT by IANS
Film: "21 Jump Street"; Cast: Jonah Hill, Channing Tatum, Ice Cube; Director: Phil Lord and Chris Miller; Rating: ***1/2Filmmaking is a complex art where the same elements can mix up ... Read more...

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Teen girl offers drugs to cop, arrested


January 25th, 2012 - 11:54 pm ICT by IANS
London, Jan 25 (IANS) A US teenager found herself in big trouble after repeatedly texting a policeman asking him to buy drugs from her.Lorraine Apuzzo, 19, of Storrs in Connecticut, ... Read more...

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US arrests suspect in bomb plot


January 10th, 2012 - 6:34 am ICT by IANS
Washington, Jan 10 (IANS) A 25-year-old man has been arrested for allegedly plotting to bomb sites in the US state of Florida.Sami Osmakac, arrested Saturday night, is a naturalized US ... Read more...

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Illegal trade of placenta unearthed in China


May 7th, 2011 - 8:36 pm ICT by IANS
Beijing, May 7 (IANS) Human placentas are being illegally sold for 20 yaun (about $3) each at a hospital in southern China, a media report said Saturday. Placentas are considered ... Read more...

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BJP’s dependence on Wikileaks shows political bankruptcy (Comment)


March 26th, 2011 - 10:32 am ICT by IANS
If the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) presumed that threatening to move a privilege motion against Prime Minister Manmohan Singh on the WikiLeaks revelations and forcing him to clarify his position ... Read more...

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Coleen Rooney ready to give evidence in court on blackmail plot for son’s pictures


February 23rd, 2011 - 6:06 pm ICT by ANI
London, Feb 23 (ANI): Coleen Rooney is reportedly ready to give evidence in court against a gang of three who were arrested for blackmailing her over pictures of her 16-month-old son Kai.The ... Read more...

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Prince William and Kate wedding ‘wide open to terror attack’


January 2nd, 2011 - 12:36 pm ICT by ANI
London, Jan 2 (ANI): Grapevine has suggested that Prince William's wedding to Kate Middleton is wide open to a terror attack.It has been revealed that London's Westminster Abbey has shocking security ... Read more...

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Indian-American man nailed for wanting to hire ‘hit-man’ to kill rape accuser student


November 13th, 2010 - 3:02 pm ICT by ANI
New York, Nov 13(ANI): An Indian-origin man accused of raping a New York University law student reportedly tried to hire an undercover police officer to kill his victim in exchange for 15,000 ... Read more...

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Brit man found guilty of blackmailing celeb with ’sensitive’ pics


October 27th, 2010 - 6:04 pm ICT by ANI
London, Oct 27 (ANI): A Brit man has been jailed for blackmailing an international superstar with "highly sensitive" photos stolen from her home.The celebrity received threatening letters and emails from ... Read more...

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Tulisa offers ‘1000 pounds to find out if her partner is a cheat’


October 21st, 2010 - 5:07 pm ICT by ANI
London, Oct 21 (ANI): The hip hop N-DUBZ trio star Tulisa has offered to 'pay a bird' 1,000 pounds to find out if her partner's a cheat.She believes that all men are ... Read more...

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300 Chinese officials caught in sauna during working hours


September 15th, 2010 - 11:53 am ICT by IANS
Beijing, Sep 15 (IANS) About 300 government officials in China's Shanxi province were caught while enjoying a sauna or a foot massage during working hours. As many as 296 officials face punishment for ... Read more...

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Free porn sends burger sales soaring in UK!


June 17th, 2010 - 6:09 pm ICT by ANI
London, June 17 (ANI): Police have confiscated a burger van whose owners gave free porn to people who spent more than five pounds on a burger.The owners of the van even played ... Read more...

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Two cops held, more suspended after Ghaziabad sting operation


April 23rd, 2010 - 8:07 pm ICT by IANS
Ghaziabad, April 23 (IANS) Two Uttar Pradesh policemen were suspended and arrested and five were suspended after men in uniform in two police patrol jeeps were filmed taking bribes from road commuters ... Read more...

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Craig, AK resident sentenced for illegal take and sale of sea otters


April 22nd, 2010 - 4:47 am ICT by BNO News
ANCHORAGE, ALASKA (BNO NEWS) – A Craig, Alaska resident was sentenced on Wednesday to one year in federal prison after pleading guilty to two felony charges of conspiracy to violate the Lacey ... Read more...

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Kerala turning blind eye to shark killing: PETA


April 15th, 2010 - 6:58 pm ICT by IANS
Panaji, April 15 (IANS) The Kerala government is turning a blind eye to large-scale butchering and sale of sharks, which is banned in India, a top animal rights NGO has claimed. Addressing ... Read more...

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US woman who offered sex for World Series tickets found guilty of attempted prostitution


March 27th, 2010 - 5:37 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, March 27 (ANI): A woman in Philadelphia who placed advertisement seeking World Series tickets in exchange of sexual favors has been charged for attempting prostitution.Susan Finkelstein, 44, had placed advertisement on ... Read more...

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Report: Aruban authorities call off dive team search for missing Natalee Holloway


March 25th, 2010 - 2:25 pm ICT by BNO News
AMSTERDAM (BNO NEWS) -- Aruban authorities have called off a dive team search for the remains of missing American teenager Natalee Holloway, CNN reported on Wednesday.The search was initiated after ... Read more...

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American couple claims to have underwater photo of Natalee Holloway skeleton


March 20th, 2010 - 1:10 am ICT by BNO News
By Michael van Poppel ARUBA (THAINDIAN NEWS) -- A couple from Pennsylvania believes they may have taken an underwater photo that shows the skeleton remains of missing American teenager Natalee Holloway, who ... Read more...

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Ukiah, California, man sentenced for dealing marijuana


March 2nd, 2010 - 5:41 am ICT by BNO News
SAN FRANCISCO, CALIFORNIA (BNO NEWS) – A Ukiah, California man was sentenced to 70 months in prison for conspiring to distribute marijuana and possessing marijuana with the intent to distribute it, prosecutors ... Read more...

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New Confession In Natalee Holloway Case Deemed False


February 23rd, 2010 - 8:04 pm ICT by GD
By Madhuri Dey Amsterdam, Feb 23, (THAINDIAN NEWS) The mystery of the American student, Natalee Holloway, is finally on the way to being solved. It has been confessed by Joran Van Der Sloot, ... Read more...

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Report: Suspect in Natalee Holloway case confesses


February 23rd, 2010 - 3:05 pm ICT by BNO News
AMSTERDAM (BNO NEWS) -- Dutch suspect Joran van der Sloot has confessed to disposing the body of missing American student Natalee Holloway while on the Caribbean island of Aruba, a Dutch newspaper ... Read more...

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Florida man sentenced for attempting travel to Mexico to have sex with young boy


January 21st, 2010 - 2:37 pm ICT by BNO News
PHOENIX, ARIZONA (BNO NEWS) – A Florida man on Tuesday was sentenced for traveling to Arizona with intent of having sex with a minor in Mexico, said prosecutors on Wednesday.Charles A. Soderman, ... Read more...

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FBI nabs Indian origin Briton in kickbacks sting


January 20th, 2010 - 8:31 pm ICT by IANS
By Arun Kumar Washington, Jan 20 (IANS) In a major sting operation, the Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) has arrested 22 executives of military and law enforcement suppliers, including an Indian-origin British national, ... Read more...

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FBI undercover sting results in 22 arrests for foreign bribery


January 20th, 2010 - 2:59 am ICT by BNO News
WASHINGTON, D.C. (BNO NEWS) – Twenty two executives and employees of companies in the military and law enforcement products industry on Tuesday have been indicted for scheming to bribe foreign government officials.Twenty-one ... Read more...

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FBI undercover sting results in 22 arrests for foreign bribery


January 20th, 2010 - 2:47 am ICT by BNO News
WASHINGTON, D.C. (BNO NEWS) – Twenty-two executives and employees of companies in the U.S. military and law enforcement products industry have been indicted on Tuesday for scheming to bribe foreign government officials.Twenty-one ... Read more...

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China not curbing tiger parts trade: conservationists


October 22nd, 2009 - 8:48 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Oct 22 (IANS) Tiger skin from India is being clandestinely sold in Chinese markets, but Beijing is turning a blind eye despite repeated warnings, conservationists said here Thursday following an ... Read more...

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Muslim convert arrested for plotting to blow up US courthouse (Lead)


September 25th, 2009 - 11:23 am ICT by IANS
Chicago, Sep 25 (IANS) An American convert to Islam was Thursday charged with a plot to blow up the court building in Springfield, Illinois and trigger mass murder. Michael Finton, who converted ... Read more...

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Muslim convert held in US for plot to blow up building


September 25th, 2009 - 10:08 am ICT by IANS
Chicago, Sep 25 (IANS) An American convert to Islam was Thursday charged with a plot to blow up the court building in Springfield in Illinois state and trigger mass murder. Michael Finton, ... Read more...

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Thieves who stole 1,000 cars nabbed


May 25th, 2009 - 11:23 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 25 (IANS) After stealing more than 1,000 vehicles, mostly high-end cars, over the past 15 years, Delhi's most wanted car thief and his eight accomplices have been finally arrested, ... Read more...

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UK top anti-terror cop quits over terror blunder


April 9th, 2009 - 4:27 pm ICT by ANI
London, Apr.9 (ANI): Britain's most senior anti-terrorist policeman, Bob Quick, has resigned after making a major security blunder that caused an operation against a suspected al-Qaeda cell to be brought forward. ... Read more...

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Brit-Sikh cop in the dock for blackmailing sex offenders


December 9th, 2008 - 1:21 pm ICT by ANI
London, Dec 9 (ANI): A British Sikh policeman tried to blackmail known sex offenders by gleaning information from a police database and threatening to tell their families and employers.Amerdeep Johal, ... Read more...

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Three Delhi policemen sent to custody for corruption


October 20th, 2008 - 9:57 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Oct 20 (IANS) A city court Monday sent three Delhi Police officials to custody after they were arrested by the Anti-Corruption Bureau (ACB) last week for extorting money from a ... Read more...

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Brit cops waste PS100k spying on sick officer!


September 14th, 2008 - 4:48 pm ICT by ANI
London, Sept 14 (ANI): British cops have wasted up to 100,000 pounds on an undercover operation, which was carried out to prove that one of their officers was faking illness, it ... Read more...

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High court not authorised to debar Anand, Khan: lawyers


August 21st, 2008 - 3:52 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 21 (IANS) The Delhi High Court's decision to debar two senior advocates for trying to bribe the key witness in the 1999 BMW hit-and-run case has not been welcomed ... Read more...

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