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IMF chief jailed on Rikers Island without bail
New York, May 17 (IANS) International Monetary Fund (IMF) chief Dominique Strauss-Kahn has been moved to New York's notorious Rikers Island jail complex after a judge denied him bail on charges of sexually assaulting a hotel chambermaid.

Tuesday, May 17, 2011 8:45:50 AM

Jolie's directorial debut named 'In the Land of Blood and Honey'
Los Angeles, May 17 (IANS) Actress Angelina Jolie's directorial debut has been titled 'In the Land of Blood and Honey'.

Tuesday, May 17, 2011 8:22:37 AM

PlayBook recall pushes BlackBerry stock to a new low
Toronto, May 17 (IANS) The stock of BlackBerry maker Research In Motion (RIM) closed at a new low of $ 41.72 on the Toronto Stock Exchange Monday after the wireless giant recalled about 1,000 PlayBook tablets because of a faulty operating system.

Tuesday, May 17, 2011 8:05:46 AM

IMF chief denied bail in sex assault case
New York, May 16 (IANS) International Monetary Fund (IMF) chief Dominique Strauss-Kahn was Monday denied bail as he appeared in court here to answer charges of trying to sexually assault a maid in his New York hotel suite.

Monday, May 16, 2011 11:11:39 PM

Mumbai terror trial begins in Chicago court
Chicago, May 16 (IANS) Pakistani-born Tahawwur Hussain Rana's trial for aiding the Pakistan-based Lashkar-e-Taiba (LeT) for one of the deadliest international terrorist attacks in Mumbai began here Monday with the start of the jury selection process.

Monday, May 16, 2011 10:07:27 PM

Rana trial begins with jury selection
Chicago, May 16 (IANS) Pakistani-born Tahawwur Rana's trial for aiding the Pakistan- based Lashkar-e-Taiba (LeT) terror group in the 26/11 Mumbai attack began here Monday with the start of the jury selection process.

Monday, May 16, 2011 9:40:49 PM

Tahawwur Rana's trial begins in Chicago
Chicago, May 16 (IANS) The trial has begun in a cout here of Tahawwur Rana for his alleged role in the 26/11 Mumbai terror attack.

Monday, May 16, 2011 9:36:39 PM

US shuttle Endeavor lifts off for final voyage
New York, May 16 (IANS) US space shuttle Endeavor lifted off Monday from the Kennedy Space Center in Florida to deliver to the International Space Station a $2 billion particle detector called the Alpha Magnetic Spectrometer.

Monday, May 16, 2011 7:22:20 PM

Kate Bosworth's 'Straw Dogs' coming out Oct 20
Los Angeles, May 16 (IANS) Actors James Marsden and Kate Bosworth's thriller film 'Straw Dogs' is set to hit the theatres Oct 20.

Monday, May 16, 2011 6:01:26 PM

IMF chief to face New York court in sex assault case
New York, May 16 (IANS) International Monetary Fund (IMF) chief Dominique Strauss-Kahn will make his first appearance in a court here Monday to answer charges of sexual assault on a maid in his New York hotel suite.

Monday, May 16, 2011 5:42:38 PM

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