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Big Brother star Makosi kicked out of Britain


February 9th, 2012 - 9:36 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
London, Feb 9 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Big Brother star Makosi Musambasi was busted when she tried to enter the United Kingdom with her sister’s passport. UK immigration officers say the 31-year-old tried to ... Read more...

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Medvedev opposes Libya-style UN resolution on Syria


June 20th, 2011 - 11:59 am ICT by IANS
Moscow, June 20 (IANS/RIA Novosti) Moscow will use its veto rights in the UN Security Council to prevent the adoption of a resolution on Syria similar to the one passed ... Read more...

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US seeks Russia’s cooperation over Syria resolution


June 18th, 2011 - 9:03 am ICT by IANS
Washington, June 18 (IANS/RIA Novosti) The US has sought Russia's cooperation in preparing a resolution on Syria for a vote at the UN Security Council.US Secretary of State Hillary Clinton ... Read more...

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Japan freezes $4.4 bn worth of Gaddafi regime assets


June 4th, 2011 - 6:47 pm ICT by IANS
Moscow, June 4 (IANS/RIA Novosti) The Japanese government has frozen $4.4 billion in financial accounts of Libyan leader Muammar Gaddafi and his supporters, Japan Today said Saturday.The measure followed the ... Read more...

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Kate Bosworth’s ‘Straw Dogs’ coming out Oct 20


May 16th, 2011 - 7:31 pm ICT by IANS
Los Angeles, May 16 (IANS) Actors James Marsden and Kate Bosworth's thriller film "Straw Dogs" is set to hit the theatres Oct 20.Directed by Rod Lurie, the story revolves around ... Read more...

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Seattle Mariners’ Outfielder Milton Bradley Arrested On Felony Charges


January 20th, 2011 - 8:30 pm ICT by GD
By Gina Gomez Jan 20, (THAINDIAN NEWS) Major League Baseball outfielder for Seattle Mariners, Milton Bradley has been arrested on Tuesday as he made some criminal threats to a woman. The Los Angeles ... Read more...

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BJP practices worst form of political opportunism: CPI-M


October 14th, 2010 - 8:27 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Oct 14 (IANS) The Communist Party of India-Marxist (CPI-M) Thursday said the political developments in Karnataka had proved that the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) was "the practitioner of the ... Read more...

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Top drug lord Ignacio ‘Nacho’ Coronel killed by Mexican army


July 31st, 2010 - 1:43 am ICT by BNO News
GUADALAJARA, MEXICO (BNO NEWS) -- Ignacio "Nacho" Coronel Villarreal, one of the most wanted leaders of the Sinaloa Cartel, was killed on Thursday during a military operation conducted in the state of ... Read more...

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Brutally attacked Indian student in Australia won’t be able to eat for five weeks


July 22nd, 2010 - 12:21 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, July 22(ANI): Bharat Thapar, the 24-year-old Indian student who was brutally attacked in Australia, will not be able to eat for up to five weeks, as the violent confrontation left him ... Read more...

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More international flotillas headed for Gaza Strip


June 17th, 2010 - 4:18 pm ICT by ANI
Tel Aviv (Israel), June 17 (ANI): Ships from several countries, including Iran and Lebanon, have reportedly left or are planning to leave for Hamas-controlled Gaza in defiance of an Israeli maritime blockade ... Read more...

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Victims of Israel flotilla raid identified


June 3rd, 2010 - 5:18 pm ICT by IANS
Istanbul, June 3 (DPA) Eight of the nine people killed in Monday's Israeli raid on an aid flotilla heading to Gaza have been identified as Turks, Turkish media reported Thursday. The other victim ... Read more...

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Jewish group condemns pro-Palestinian activists for causing tragic violence


June 1st, 2010 - 5:43 am ICT by BNO News
WASHINGTON D.C. (BNO NEWS) – The American Jewish Committee (AJC) condemned the actions of the pro-Palestinian group which resulted in a violent confrontation with the Israeli Navy, AJC Executive Director David Harris ... Read more...

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President Bakiyev flies out of Kyrgyzstan


April 16th, 2010 - 12:52 am ICT by IANS
Bishkek, April 15 (DPA) Kyrgyz President Kurmanbek Bakiyev has flown out of the country to neighbouring Kazakhstan, following last week's bloody protests, the Organization for Security and Co-operation in Europe (OSCE) said ... Read more...

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Eva Longoria Is Bewildered By Nicollette Sheridan’s Court Case


April 8th, 2010 - 5:36 pm ICT by Pen Men At Work
April 8, 2010 (Pen Men at Work): The actress, Eva Longoria Parker, seems to be as flabbergasted as everyone else due to the reports that Nicollette Sheridan has launched a court case ... Read more...

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Clashes in Nepal as Maoists step up protest


November 4th, 2009 - 4:36 pm ICT by IANS
By Sudeshna Sarkar Kathmandu, Nov 4 (IANS) At least a dozen people were injured in clashes with security forces in eastern Nepal and curfew was clamped in another area in the region as ... Read more...

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West Bengal’s Khejuri on boil again, CPI-M office torched (Lead)


June 14th, 2009 - 12:09 am ICT by IANS
Kolkata, June 13 (IANS) West Bengal's troublespot Khejuri saw more violence Saturday as opposition Trinamool Congress activists torched an office of the state's ruling communists and began a "social boycott" of the ... Read more...

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Trinamool activists torch CPI-M office in Khejuri


June 13th, 2009 - 8:41 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, June 13 (IANS) Violence continued in Khejuri in West Bengal Saturday as opposition Trinamool Congress activists set afire a party office of the state's ruling communists and started a 'social boycott' ... Read more...

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Pakistanis celebrate reinstatement of deposed Chief Justice Chaudhry, other judges


March 16th, 2009 - 10:23 am ICT by ANI
Islamabad, Mar.16 (ANI): Prime Minister Yousuf Raza Gilani''s announcement to restore the judges who were sacked by President Musharraf in 2007 to their respective positions, was greeted with both joy and ... Read more...

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Asians attacked during Australia Day celebrations in New South Wales


January 27th, 2009 - 3:13 pm ICT by ANI
Sydney, Jan.27 (ANI): IT was a day to celebrate all things Australian, but it quickly descended into an afternoon of violence and racism, with people of Asian origin being the prime ... Read more...

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Sheikh Hasinas challenge will be to end revenge politics in Bangladesh


January 12th, 2009 - 12:31 pm ICT by ANI
Dhaka, Jan 12 (ANI): Bangladeshs new Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina, who got a massive parliamentary majority, has a chance to lead the country away from its paralysing culture of revenge politics.But ... Read more...

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Violent protest against screening of Bollywood movies in Ranchi


November 13th, 2008 - 9:57 pm ICT by ANI
Ranchi, Nov 13 (ANI): Workers of Lok Jana Shakti Party on Thursday at Ranchi in Jharkhand staged a protest against the Maharashtra Government''s decision to ban the film "Deshdrohi" based on ... Read more...

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Israel police alert after worst Arab-Jewish riots in years


October 10th, 2008 - 4:41 pm ICT by IANS
Tel Aviv, Oct 10 (DPA) Israeli police were on high alert in racially mixed Israeli cities Friday after two nights of the worst Arab-Jewish clashes in years in the northern port town ... Read more...

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Olmert says ready to negotiate with Syria directly


June 19th, 2008 - 5:58 pm ICT by IANS
DPA Paris, June 19 (DPA) Israeli Prime Minister Ehud Olmert has said he is ready to negotiate directly with Syria to strike a peace deal in the region. "If there is one chance ... Read more...

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