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Julian Assange complaint dismissed


September 11th, 2012 - 10:30 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
New York, Sept 11 (THAINDIAN NEWS) A case that had been filed by Julian Assange on Monday against a broadcasting watchdog in Britain that showed him dancing in a night club has ... Read more...

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Worrying about office politics can trip you


August 1st, 2012 - 3:49 pm ICT by IANS
Toronto, Aug 1 (IANS) Worrying a too much about office politics can really trip you, says a new finding from Canada.A study by University of British Columbia (UBC) Sauder School ... Read more...

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Jayalalithaa writes to PM over kerosene allocation


May 25th, 2012 - 6:25 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, May 25 (IANS) Tamil Nadu Chief Minister J. Jayalalithaa Friday accused the central government of adopting a callous approach to the kerosene needs of the poor in Tamil Nadu ... Read more...

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US Sikh group’s mobile app to combat racial profiling


April 30th, 2012 - 12:23 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, April 30 (IANS) The Sikh Coalition, a US based community group, has launched FlyRights, an innovative mobile application that allows users to report instances of airport profiling in real ... Read more...

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Two Brazilian girls kidnapped in Egypt


March 19th, 2012 - 1:57 am ICT by IANS
Cairo, March 19 (IANS) Two Brazilian girl tourists along with their local guide were kidnapped by armed Bedouins in Egypt's Sinai peninsula Sunday afternoon, a security official said.The two tourists ... Read more...

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Trinamool members, others held for assault on principal (Lead)


January 6th, 2012 - 7:32 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Jan 6 (IANS) Thirteen people, most of them from the ruling Trinamool Congress, were arrested from the Raiganj area of West Bengal's North Dinajpur district Friday for the ... Read more...

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US launches hotline for detained immigrants


December 31st, 2011 - 4:44 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Dec 31 (IANS/EFE) The US Immigration and Customs Enforcement department has launched a telephone hotline for immigrants detained in the country to inform them of their rights and allow ... Read more...

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Congress is scared of BSP, says Mayawati


November 27th, 2011 - 3:36 pm ICT by IANS
Lucknow, Nov 27 (IANS) Chief Minister Mayawati Sunday made fun of Congress leader Rahul Gandhi, saying his trips to Uttar Pradesh showed that his party was scared of her ... Read more...

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WICB refuses contracts to Gayle, Sarwan, Bravo, Pollard


October 5th, 2011 - 9:46 pm ICT by IANS
St. John's (Antigua) Oct 5 (IANS/CMC) Former captains Chris Gayle, Ramnaresh Sarwan, vice-captain Brendon Nash, all-rounders Dwayne Bravo and Keiron Pollard, and left-arm spinner Sulieman Benn do not figure in the ... Read more...

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Bin Hammam writes to FIFA, claims unfair treatment


June 1st, 2011 - 8:15 pm ICT by IANS
Zurich, June 1 (IANS) Suspended Asian Football Confederation (AFC) president Mohammad bin Hammam said that he was deliberately debarred from attending the FIFA Congress as the world body decided to ... Read more...

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Click a crime and earn Rs.5,000 in Kerala


May 24th, 2011 - 5:23 pm ICT by IANS
Thiruvananthapuram, May 24 (IANS) Kerala Chief Minister Oommen Chandy Tuesday announced a cash award of Rs.5,000 to anyone who provides clues through pictures taken with mobile phone cameras that will ... Read more...

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Men who feel discriminated likely to have bigger tummy


April 13th, 2011 - 5:17 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, April 13 (ANI): A new research from Purdue University has suggested that people, especially men, who feel any kind of discrimination are likely to see their waistlines expand."This study found that ... Read more...

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Pakistan accuses international community of giving more leverage to India


March 22nd, 2011 - 5:15 pm ICT by ANI
Islamabad, Mar 22(ANI): Pakistan's Interior Minister Rehman Malik has alleged that the international community is giving more leverage to India.Speaking at a seminar hosted by South Asian Strategic Study in Islamabad, Malik ... Read more...

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Women fear stereotyping by male service providers


February 15th, 2011 - 3:56 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Feb 15 (IANS) Women prefer female service providers in situations where they might fall prey to stereotypes about their math and science abilities. "One of the most widely held stereotypes in ... Read more...

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Northeastern students’ rally to protest BPO staffer’s rape


November 28th, 2010 - 6:07 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Nov 28 (IANS) Scores of students and others from the northeast living in the capital will hold a protest rally at Jantar Mantar Monday to protest the gangrape of a ... Read more...

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‘Outraged’ Warne ’smells a rat’ behind Rajasthan Royals’ axing from IPL


October 21st, 2010 - 1:43 pm ICT by ANI
Sydney, Oct 21(ANI): Rajasthan Royals captain-coach Shane Warne has said that his team is a victim of unfair treatment after being dumped from the Indian Premier League (IPL) over ownership irregularities.Warne ... Read more...

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Street vendors’ association protests unfair treatment


October 5th, 2010 - 6:49 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Oct 5 (IANS) Even as the country basks in the glory of a brilliant start to the Commonwealth Games, the street vendors' association Tuesday said nearly one lakh street vendors ... Read more...

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Jennifer Aniston Faces Rage For Using R Word


August 21st, 2010 - 8:36 pm ICT by GD
By Gina Gomez Aug 21, (THAINDIAN NEWS) "The Good Girl" actress Jennifer Aniston was promoting her movie "The Switch" on American chat show "Live With Regis and Kelly". The former "Friends" actress did ... Read more...

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Rapid social change led to kid-stabbing spree in China


May 11th, 2010 - 3:47 pm ICT by IANS
Beijing, May 11 (IANS) Stress brought about by rapid social changes created tension and caused mental illness which led attackers in China stab over 60 schoolchildren in a string of knife attacks ... Read more...

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Doctor who killed 8 kids executed in China


April 28th, 2010 - 12:25 pm ICT by IANS
Beijing, April 28 (IANS) A mentally-unstable doctor who stabbed eight schoolchildren to death was executed Wednesday in China's Fujian province, a media report said. Zheng Minsheng, 41, who murdered the eight children March ... Read more...

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Man who killed 8 kids blames girlfriend for it


April 9th, 2010 - 2:52 pm ICT by IANS
Beijing, April 9 (IANS) A mentally-unstable man who stabbed eight schoolchildren to death in China has put the blame on the woman who "dumped" him. Former community doctor Zheng Minsheng, 41, who was ... Read more...

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Newcombe not convinced Tomic is Hewitt’s successor


December 25th, 2009 - 12:40 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, Dec. 25 (ANI): Australian tennis great John Newcombe does not support the view that Queenslander Bernard Tomic is the most likely successor to Lleyton Hewitt as his country's next world ... Read more...

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Tevez says he doesn’t deserve Man U fans’ booing


December 4th, 2009 - 12:58 pm ICT by ANI
London, Dec. 4 (ANI): Argentinean striker Carlos Tevez has said that Manchester United fans are giving him unfair treatment by booing him for his Manchester City move, because it was the Old ... Read more...

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Malaysian government may allow parents to cane children


November 24th, 2009 - 1:28 pm ICT by IANS
Kuala Lumpur, Nov 24 (IANS) Malaysia's education ministry is open to the idea of parents or guardians of misbehaving students to cane them. The proposal has come from a non-government organisation (NGO) that ... Read more...

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People with family history of genetic disease at discrimination risk


June 10th, 2009 - 5:52 pm ICT by ANI
London, June 10 (ANI): A new study on Canadians has found that people with a family history of genetic disease are often discriminated by insurance companies and their relatives and friends.With medical ... Read more...

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Why immoral behaviour leaves a “bad taste in the mouth”


February 27th, 2009 - 12:10 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Feb 27 (ANI): Immoral behaviour really does leave a "bad taste in the mouth", claims a new study, which found that disgust over an unfair social situation is hard-wired into ... Read more...

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PCB forced to award contract to pacer Abdul Rauf


January 12th, 2009 - 1:55 pm ICT by ANI
Karachi, Jan 12 (ANI): The Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) was forced to review its central contracts list by including young fast bowler Abdul Rauf in it after the pacer complained in ... Read more...

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Kalmadi hopeful of India wining medals in tennis, boxing and shooting


July 25th, 2008 - 9:02 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi , July 25 (ANI): Indian Olympic Association President Suresh Kalmadi wants athletes to win medals in boxing, tennis and shooting in Beijing Olympics.Addressing a send-off ceremony for the first ... Read more...

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Are humans hardwired for fair play?


April 17th, 2008 - 5:37 pm ICT by admin
Washington, April 17 (IANS) Is fairness simply a ruse, something we adopt only when we secretly see an advantage in it for ourselves? Many psychologists have in recent years moved away from ... Read more...

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Human brains may be hardwired for fairness


April 17th, 2008 - 1:43 pm ICT by admin
Washington, Apr 17 (ANI): Do we try to be fair only when we secretly see an advantage in it for ourselves? A team of researchers including an Indian researcher tried to ... Read more...

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Nadal lashes ATP again over crowded clay schedule


April 12th, 2008 - 1:58 pm ICT by admin
DPA Bremen (Germany), April 12 (DPA) An unhappy Rafael Nadal has lashed out at ATP tournament scheduling for the second time in a week, citing what he believes is unfair treatment of clay ... Read more...

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Gurkha soldiers protest outside British parliament


March 19th, 2008 - 4:21 pm ICT by admin
London, March 19 (IANS) Gurkhas, praised the world over as the 'bravest of the brave', are gathering outside the British parliament Wednesday to demand the right to stay in Britain and be ... Read more...

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Foreign workers rally in Tokyo for equal rights


March 9th, 2008 - 5:49 pm ICT by admin
DPA Tokyo, March 9 (DPA) Nearly 300 angry and frustrated foreign workers rallied on the streets of central Tokyo Sunday to demand equal rights and job security. At the fourth annual demonstration, workers ... Read more...

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90% Aussie teachers bullied by colleagues


November 30th, 2007 - 6:04 pm ICT by admin
Sydney, Nov30 (ANI): A recent survey in Australia unveiled that more than 90 per cent of teachers are bullied by their colleagues at the work place.The teachers claimed that they are ... Read more...

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