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Gay Saudi Prince Appeared in Courts over the Killing of Servant in London

The charge against Prince Saud Abdulaziz bin Nasser al Saud - a great nephew of the Saudi King and a senior Saudi Royal – was read out in the Old Bailey in London, as murdering a servant with a ferocious attack with a sexual element.

Shiv Sena Chief Bal Thackeray is like a God to me: Super Star Rajinikanth says

Rajinikanth with Shiv Sena supremo Bal Thackeray at his Matoshree bungalow in Mumbai.

Musharraf admits Pak trained militants to fight in Kashmir

Former military ruler Pervez Musharraf has at last admitted what India knew all along—that Pakistan had been training underground militant groups to fight in Kashmir ¬¬¬-- the first such confession by a top leader of the country.

Kerala Home Minister Criticizes Advocate General of Tamil Nadu Appearing For Lottery Promoters

In a new turn in the row over the lottery issue in Kerala, state Home Minister Kodiyeri Balakrishnan on Tuesday criticized the appearance of Advocate General of Tamil Nadu P S Raman as counsel for the lottery promoters.

Shiv Sena chief attacks Reality TV show ‘Bigg Boss’

Popular TV Reality show Bigg Boss has begun its latest season with controversies dogging it from Day One on Sunday. The selection of so-called 14 celebrities whose claim to fame included a serial car thief, a hot model, a young man who was questioned on his meeting with 26/11 attack conspirator and a cross-dresser, who entered the show as a woman and then turned into a man after entering the show’s lavish home!

U.S. Green Card Lottery Now Open For Applications

The U.S. Embassy in Colombo announced that the 2012 Diversity Immigrant Visa Lottery Program, also known as the Green Card Lottery, will be accepting on-line applications starting on October 5, 2010.

Suu Kyi sues junta over her party’s dissolution

Detained opposition leader Aung San Suu Kyi filed a lawsuit against Myanmar's junta at the Supreme Court on Tuesday for dissolving her party ahead of widely criticised elections, her lawyer said in Yangon.

Gulf Air begins Services to Colombo: Airline reconnects to the capital of Sri Lanka after eight years

Gulf Air, the national carrier of the Kingdom of Bahrain and the carrier with the largest Middle East international network, re-commenced its services to Colombo, the capital of Sri Lanka.

Three Scientists Share Chemistry Nobel Prize - 2010

Three scientists shared this year’s Nobel Prize in Chemistry for the year 2010.


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