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Pakistani nurses vulnerable to sexual harassment


August 5th, 2012 - 2:49 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, Aug 5 (IANS) Young women medical professionals and nurses in Pakistan are among the many groups vulnerable to workplace violence and sexual harassment, a leading Pakistani daily said Sunday.Despite ... Read more...

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Computer games could be turning your kid violent


July 26th, 2012 - 10:26 am ICT by IANS
London, July 26 (IANS) If your kid is usually found literally lost in the world of computer games, watch out! In Britain, children as young as five are being sent ... Read more...

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Ghana star Gyan announces return to national football team


July 12th, 2012 - 9:32 pm ICT by IANS
Accra (Ghana), July 12 (IANS) Ghanaian international Asamoah Gyan has announced his decision to return to the national team, the Black Stars, after a five-month absence, the Ghana Football Association ... Read more...

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Donations pour in after video of bullied NY bus monitor goes viral


June 23rd, 2012 - 3:36 am ICT by BNO News
GREECE, NEW YORK (BNO NEWS) -- Donations continued to pour in from around the world on Friday after a 10-minute video showing the relentless bullying of an elderly New York school bus ... Read more...

Posted in World News |

31 percent elderly face abuse


June 14th, 2012 - 10:06 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 14 (IANS) Nearly 31 percent of the elderly in the country face abuse in some form, and more than half of them feel their sons were responsible ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Math teacher in Russia sentenced for verbal abuse


April 12th, 2012 - 5:20 pm ICT by IANS
Moscow, April 12 (IANS/RIA Novosti) A mathematics teacher who systematically humiliated her students has been sentenced to one year of community service, the press service of the Prosecutor General's Office ... Read more...

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Asamoah Gyan quits Ghana’s national team


February 19th, 2012 - 5:04 pm ICT by IANS
Accra, Feb 19 (IANS) Ghana's football star Asamoah Gyan has retired from the national team, the Black Stars, the Ghana Football Association (GFA) confirmed in a statement issued here.The Al ... Read more...

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Prosecute security forces for torture: Human Rights Watch


January 31st, 2012 - 3:28 pm ICT by IANS
New York, Jan 31 (IANS) The Indian government should prosecute security personnel for torture to make it clear that torture will not be tolerated, Human Rights Watch said Tuesday.Border Security ... Read more...

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Umpire abandons match after being abused by players


September 6th, 2011 - 4:40 pm ICT by IANS
Hamilton (Bermuda) Sep 6 (IANS/CMC) A Jamaica-born umpire abandoned a Premier Division match Sunday after being verbally abused by players.Lester Harnett, a long-time Bermuda resident, pulled up the stumps in the ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

Incident involving Sri Lankan pilgrims unfortunate, says government


August 6th, 2011 - 12:42 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 5 (IANS) The government Friday termed as "unfortunate" an incident involving physical and verbal abuse against a group of Sri Lankan pilgrims in Chennai and said three ... Read more...

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Raina fined for showing dissent


June 30th, 2011 - 12:51 am ICT by IANS
Bridgetown (Barbados), June 29 (IANS) The International Cricket Council (ICC) has fined Indian batsman Suresh Raina 25 per cent of his match fees for showing dissent on his dismissal on ... Read more...

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Amit Mishra fined 10 percent of match fee


June 22nd, 2011 - 3:06 pm ICT by IANS
Kingston (Jamaica), June 22 (IANS) India's leg-spinner Amit Mishra was fined 10 percent of his match fee for violating the International Cricket Council (ICC) Code of Conduct during the second ... Read more...

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Care home abuse incident prompts British government review


June 1st, 2011 - 9:40 pm ICT by IANS
London, June 1 (IANS) The British government has ordered a review of the government regulator Care Quality Commission's failure to probe systematic abuse that left vulnerable people undergoing months of ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Over 50,000 children living on Delhi streets


April 28th, 2011 - 11:52 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 28 (IANS) The national capital's streets are home to over 50,000 children, almost one percent of Delhi's total child population, says a new study by an NGO.According ... Read more...

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‘Racist’ UK village residents want to remain white and middle class


March 29th, 2011 - 1:15 pm ICT by ANI
London, Mar. 29 (ANI): Many residents of British countryside towns and villages consider themselves the 'last bastion' of old-fashioned English traditions.And, they often equate this 'exclusively and unthinkingly' with white Englishness, a ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

Australia’s New South Wales has most racial tensions


February 23rd, 2011 - 3:14 pm ICT by IANS
Sydney, Feb 23 (IANS) Australia's New South Wales state has most racial tensions while the state of Victoria recorded one of the lowest levels, a study released Wednesday said.The state reported the ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Parents of American student Amanda Knox indicted for libeling police in Italy


February 16th, 2011 - 12:45 am ICT by BNO News
PERUGIA, ITALY (BNO NEWS) -- The parents of the American student Amanda Knox on Tuesday were indicted for libeling police after claiming law agents abused their daughter after her 2007 arrest over ... Read more...

Posted in World News |

Janet Jackson says she was called ‘horse,’ ‘pig’ and ‘cow’ as a youngster


February 9th, 2011 - 1:38 pm ICT by ANI
Sydney, Feb 9 (ANI): Pop singer Janet Jackson has revealed that her big brother Michael Jackson used to tease her as a youngster about her bottom, while their other siblings called ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Sreesanth ‘verbally abused’ by spectator during Centurion Test


December 18th, 2010 - 4:59 pm ICT by ANI
Centurion, Dec 18(ANI): A spectator was reportedly escorted out of Centurion's SuperSport Park after Indian fast bowler S. Sreesanth complained to the umpires about verbal abuse on the second day of the ... Read more...

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Bangladesh empowers mobile courts to stop eve teasing


November 11th, 2010 - 1:25 pm ICT by ANI
Dhaka, Nov.11 (ANI): Mobile courts in Bangladesh have been empowered to prosecute people accused of sexually harassing women, or eve teasing, officials have said.According to the BBC, anyone convicted of sexual harassment ... Read more...

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Bangladesh students protest against rampant ‘eve teasing, sexual harassment of women ‘


November 4th, 2010 - 5:43 pm ICT by ANI
Dhaka, Nov 3 (ANI): A large number of school and college students held a rally in Dhaka to protest against 'eve teasing' and the sexual harassment of women.According to the BBC, the ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Bully victim Susan Boyle was suicidal


November 1st, 2010 - 5:42 pm ICT by ANI
London, Nov 1 (ANI): Susan Boyle, who shot to international fame with 'Britain's Got Talent' has revealed that she was teased and tormented so much by her classmates that she thought of ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Brit-Indian woman killed for daring to file divorce petition


October 19th, 2010 - 1:07 pm ICT by ANI
London, Oct 19 (ANI): Geeta Aulakh, an Indian origin woman in the UK, was allegedly killed with a machete on the orders of her husband because she wanted a divorce, the ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Now Parents Can Get Free Bullying Tips Online


October 16th, 2010 - 8:38 pm ICT by Pen Men At Work
October 16, 2010 (Pen Men at Work): In response to ever growing number of cases and reports of kids being bullied at school, in their neighborhoods, and even online, the creators of ... Read more...

Posted in World News |

‘Allah Ke Banday’ crewmember gets death threat


October 4th, 2010 - 10:22 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Oct 4 (IANS) Production controller of Faruk Kabir's "Allah Ke Banday" got death threats while they were shooting in Trombay, a northeastern suburb in Mumbai, sources said Monday.A significant portion of ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Are the Mel Gibson ‘Mad Men’ Rumors True?


September 24th, 2010 - 9:04 pm ICT by Angela Kaye Mason
Sep 24 (THAINDIAN NEWS) According to tabloids and online news sites everywhere, Mel Gibson is all set to move into the next phase of his career, in the show ‘Mad ... Read more...

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Giving someone finger an offence: Italy’s top court


July 9th, 2010 - 5:56 pm ICT by IANS
Rome, July 9 (IANS/AKI) Giving someone the finger is as insulting as verbal abuse, Italy's highest appeals court has ruled. The Court of Cassation Thursday upheld a lower court ruling that ... Read more...

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‘Insulting’ your spouse can now send you to the slammer in France


July 1st, 2010 - 2:51 pm ICT by ANI
London, July 1 (ANI): Couples who insult each other can now end up being jailed under a new French law, which has made "psychological violence" a criminal offence.The law, which is ... Read more...

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Brit Muslim boxer involved in brawl ahead of title fight


May 15th, 2010 - 3:08 pm ICT by ANI
London, May 15 (ANI): WBA light-welterweight champion Amir Khan was dragged away by his throat in a shocking mass brawl at the weigh-in for tonight's title fight with Paulie Malignaggi.Kahn was ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

GLSEN Observes Day Of Silence


April 16th, 2010 - 7:38 pm ICT by GD
By Ranjan Bhaduri New Jersey, Apr 16, (THAINDIAN NEWS) April 16th, which happens to be the Day of Silence will be observed by major middle schools and high schools all across the nation. ... Read more...

Posted in World News |

Dominatrix hires village hall in UK for bondage sessions with ’slaves’!


April 13th, 2010 - 1:38 pm ICT by ANI
London, Apr 13 (ANI): A dominatrix has hired a village hall in the UK for kinky bondage sessions with her "slaves".The hall in Waters Upton, Shropshire is normally used for genteel whist ... Read more...

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Gordon Brown reprimanded for bullying civil servants


February 21st, 2010 - 10:37 pm ICT by IANS
London, Feb 21 (DPA) British Prime Minister Gordon Brown was given an unprecedented telling-off by the head of the civil service over his verbal abuse of staff, a new book serialised ... Read more...

Posted in Politics |

‘Real Housewives Of Orange County’ Star Tamra Barney’s Husband Files For Divorce


January 16th, 2010 - 9:15 pm ICT by GD
By Gina Gomez Jan 16, (THAINDIAN NEWS) "Real Housewives of Orange County" star Tamra Barney has been hitting headlines lately for reasons other than her popular reality show. According to certain reports, the ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Indian attacked in Australia, protest in Delhi over gurdwara fire (Second Lead)


January 15th, 2010 - 6:54 pm ICT by IANS
Melbourne/New Delhi, Jan 15 (IANS) An Indian taxi driver was assaulted Friday in Australia's Ballarat city, the latest in a string of attacks against Indians. The attacker was detained and sentenced ... Read more...

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Indian taxi driver assaulted in Australia, attacker jailed (Lead)


January 15th, 2010 - 6:20 pm ICT by IANS
Melbourne, Jan 15 (IANS) A man has been sentenced to three months' jail for attacking an Indian taxi driver early Friday morning in Australia's Ballarat city. Ballarat Magistrate's Court in Victoria sentenced to ... Read more...

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