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A. R Rahman bags two Grammy awards
Los Angeles, Feb 1 (IANS) Indian music maestro A.R Rahman has bagged two awards at the 52nd Annual Grammy Awards ceremony here Sunday.

Monday, February 01, 2010 7:51:58 AM

Beyonce wins five as Grammy Awards open
Los Angeles, Feb 1 (DPA) Pop diva Beyonce won Song of the Year and four other Grammy Awards Sunday, justifying her position as frontrunner for the top popular music prize in the US.

Monday, February 01, 2010 7:19:56 AM

'Avatar' holds onto top spot at US box office
New York, Feb 1 (DPA) James Cameron's 3-D blockbuster 'Avatar' held onto its dominance of the US box office for the seventh straight weekend, industry figures showed.

Monday, February 01, 2010 7:05:01 AM

Colombian police bust drug ring
Bogota, Feb 1 (IANS/EFE) Eleven members of a drug trafficking network, including its head, were arrested by the Colombian police. The gang used to supply heroin to the US via Mexico.

Monday, February 01, 2010 2:46:03 AM

13 gunned down at birthday party in Mexico
Ciudad Juarez (Mexico), Feb 1 (IANS/EFE) Thirteen people were killed and 16 wounded when gunmen opened fire at a birthday party in Mexico's border city of Ciudad Juarez, officials said.

Monday, February 01, 2010 2:13:48 AM

Three security men killed in Colombia ambush
Bogota, Jan 31 (DPA) Four police officers and three soldiers were killed in northeastern Colombia when their patrol came under attack by unknown assailants, police said.

Sunday, January 31, 2010 11:36:17 PM

10 Americans arrested in Haiti for child trafficking
Port-au-Prince, Jan 31 (IANS) Ten US citizens were arrested in Haiti on the charges of trafficking 33 children from the earthquake-hit nation, Press TV reported Sunday.

Sunday, January 31, 2010 10:53:52 PM

Indian taxi driver stabbed to death in New Zealand
Wellington, Jan 31 (IANS) An Indian taxi driver was stabbed to death early Sunday in New Zealand, a media report said.

Sunday, January 31, 2010 5:04:51 PM

10 Americans held for illegally trying to take children from Haiti
Port-au-Prince, Jan 31 (DPA) Haitian police arrested 10 US citizens Saturday for trying to take 33 children out of the country without permission, officials said.

Sunday, January 31, 2010 12:57:23 PM

Sri Lanka revokes foreign journalist's expulsion order
Colombo, Jan 31 (IANS) An expulsion order served on a visiting Swiss journalist in Sri Lanka has been revoked, the presidential media office said here Sunday.

Sunday, January 31, 2010 12:28:11 PM

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