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Saudi Arabia girl held in Bangkok, fears death if repatriated

Saudi Arabia girl held in Bangkok, fears death if repatriated

An 18-year-old Saudi girl?s desperate bid to flee her rich family was watched by the world on on Sunday as she was trapped in Bangkok airport in fear of her life. Rahaf Mohammed Alqunun, the daughter of an Arab businessman called Mohammed Motlaq Alqunun, told TOI she would be killed […]

China, US set to join groundbreaking talks at WTO aimed at limiting government snooping on private data

China, US set to join groundbreaking talks at WTO aimed at limiting government snooping on private data

China and the United States are to take part in groundbreaking talks on restricting government surveillance of private companies? e-commerce data. A proposal to this effect will be introduced by Australia, Japan and Singapore this month, according to the Nikkei Asia Review. The proposed ruling, which has been in the […]

Australian woman harassed, robbed in hotel party

Australian woman harassed, robbed in hotel party

ALLAHABAD: A woman tourist from was allegedly sexually harassed, beaten up and robbed by a hotel owner and his friends during a New Year‘s party in Allahabad, UP, on Tuesday. The tourist on Wednesday lodged an FIR against the accused, all of whom are on the run. Civil Lines inspector […]

Australian trader Jiongsheng Zhao pleads guilty to manipulating Chicago futures market, boosting prices with trades he cancelled milliseconds later

Australian trader Jiongsheng Zhao pleads guilty to manipulating Chicago futures market, boosting prices with trades he cancelled milliseconds later

An Australian commodities trader has pleaded guilty in a US federal court in Chicago to manipulating market prices by placing orders in the millions of dollars, then cancelling them within milliseconds so that he could sell smaller orders at a profit. Jiongsheng ?Jim? Zhao pleaded guilty on Wednesday to one […]

Allahabad University student sodomised & scalded by hostel inmates

Allahabad University student sodomised & scalded by hostel inmates

ALLAHABAD: A second-year BA student of Allahabad University (AU) was allegedly sodomised and burnt with a knife by two illegal inmates of Hostel on December 22. The crime came to light on Monday night when university authorities filed a complaint and an FIR was registered under IPC Sections 377 (unnatural […]