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New Kerala
Obama to present National Humanities Medal to Jhumpa Lahiri Pulitzer Prize winning Indian-American author is one of the 10 distinguished
Obama to present National Humanities Medal to Jhumpa Lahiri
New Kerala / Posted 10 hours ago
Pulitzer Prize winning Indian-American author is one of the 10 distinguished recipients of the 2014 National Humanities Medal, to be prsented by President Barack Obama at a White House... Read more
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New Kerala
Modi's Digital India sparks clash among Indian-American academics Prime Minister Narendra Modi's Digital India initiative has sparked a war of
Modi's Digital India sparks clash among Indian-American academics
New Kerala / Posted 12 hours ago
Prime Minister Narendra Modi's Digital India initiative has sparked a war of words between pro- and anti-Modi academics of Indian descent spread over major American universities ahead... Read more
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Calcutta News
Indian-American academics spar over Modi visit to Silicon Valley Ahead of Prime Minister Narendra Modi's visit to Silicon Valley, a war of wor
Indian-American academics spar over Modi visit to Silicon Valley
Calcutta News / Posted 14 hours ago
Ahead of Prime Minister Narendra Modi's visit to Silicon Valley, a war of words has broken out between pro and anti Modi academics of Indian descent spread over major American... Read more
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New Kerala
'US cop tackled Indian grandfather in an improper manner' An Alabama police officer accused of using excessive force against an Indian
'US cop tackled Indian grandfather in an improper manner'
New Kerala / Posted 19 hours ago
An Alabama police officer accused of using excessive force against an Indian grandfather walking in his son's neighbourhood used an improper method to subdue him by slamming him down to the... Read more
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New Kerala
Surging Donald Trump signs Republican loyalty pledge To the relief of the Republican establishment, the party's presidential front
Surging Donald Trump signs Republican loyalty pledge
New Kerala / Posted 19 hours ago
To the relief of the Republican establishment, the party's presidential frontrunner Donald Trump has signed a pledge to support the eventual party nominee and promising not to make an independent... Read more
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New Kerala
American academics spar over Modi visit to Silicon ValleyIndian- Ahead of Prime Minister Narendra Modi's visit to Silicon Valley, a war
American academics spar over Modi visit to Silicon Valley
New Kerala / Posted 20 hours ago
Indian- Ahead of Prime Minister Narendra Modi's visit to Silicon Valley, a war of words has broken out between pro and anti Modi academics of Indian descent spread over major American... Read more
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New Kerala
Bobby Jindal blames Republicans for Obama victory on Iran deal Indian-American Republican presidential hopeful Bobby Jindal has blamed his p
Bobby Jindal blames Republicans for Obama victory on Iran deal
New Kerala / Posted yesterday
Indian-American Republican presidential hopeful Bobby Jindal has blamed his party's lawmakers for getting badly outplayed in their efforts to sink President Barack Obama's nuclear deal... Read more
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New Kerala
Fans and fraternity celebrate Uttam Kumar's 89th birthday Three decades and a half have passed since his demise in 1980 plunging the To
Fans and fraternity celebrate Uttam Kumar's 89th birthday
New Kerala / Posted yesterday
Three decades and a half have passed since his demise in 1980 plunging the Tollywood film industry in utter doldrums back then, but the halo surrounding Bengali cinema's only matinee idol... Read more
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Calcutta News
Invoking India, Obama continues hunt for more votes on Iran deal After clinching enough votes in the Senate to save the Iran nuclear deal, the
Invoking India, Obama continues hunt for more votes on Iran deal
Calcutta News / Posted yesterday
After clinching enough votes in the Senate to save the Iran nuclear deal, the Obama administration warned lawmakers it would be an "illusion" to expect countries like India to back... Read more
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New Kerala
Invoking India, Obama continues hunt for more votes on Iran deal After clinching enough votes in the Senate to save the Iran nuclear deal, the
Invoking India, Obama continues hunt for more votes on Iran deal
New Kerala / Posted yesterday
After clinching enough votes in the Senate to save the Iran nuclear deal, the Obama administration warned lawmakers it would be an "illusion" to expect countries like India to back... Read more
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New Kerala
Slammed Indian grandfather testifies at US cop's trial An Indian grandfather who was slammed down to the ground by an Alabama police
Slammed Indian grandfather testifies at US cop's trial
New Kerala / Posted yesterday
An Indian grandfather who was slammed down to the ground by an Alabama police officer while walking in his son's neighbourhood in February recalled the horrific encounter that left him badly... Read more
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New Kerala
Obama secures Iran nuclear deal In a major foreign policy victory, US President Barack Obama has secured the
Obama secures Iran nuclear deal
New Kerala / Posted 2 days ago
In a major foreign policy victory, US President Barack Obama has secured the support of 34 senators for the Iran nuclear deal giving the White House enough votes to prevent Republicans from scuttling the... Read more
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New Kerala
Uber rape: Indian woman withdraws US case An Indian woman executive who sued Uber after allegedly being raped by a driv
Uber rape: Indian woman withdraws US case
New Kerala / Posted 2 days ago
An Indian woman executive who sued Uber after allegedly being raped by a driver for the cab-hailing service in India has voluntarily withdrawn her lawsuit, a media report said citing a court filing. The... Read more
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New Kerala
US cop put on trial for slamming down Indian grandfather The trial of a former Alabama police officer who slammed down an Indian grand
US cop put on trial for slamming down Indian grandfather
New Kerala / Posted 2 days ago
The trial of a former Alabama police officer who slammed down an Indian grandfather walking in his son's neighbourhood in February has begun with the first day spent in selection of the... Read more
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Daily News
CR-Havelocks clash should be a thrillerRugby of a very high standard can be expected when traditional rivals Havelocks
CR-Havelocks clash should be a thriller
Daily News / Posted 3 days ago
Rugby of a very high standard can be expected when traditional rivals Havelocks Sports Club and Ceylonese Rugby and Football Club clash today under floodlights at 6.30 pm today at Havelock Park to mark the centenary of Havelock Sports Club. The... Read more
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New Kerala
Some fun things in Hillary emails It wasn't all serious stuff that Hillary Clinton was doing as America's top d
Some fun things in Hillary emails
New Kerala / Posted 3 days ago
It wasn't all serious stuff that Hillary Clinton was doing as America's top diplomat for years. There were a few fun things too as revealed by the latest cache of 7,000 emails released by the State Department. For... Read more
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New Kerala
Email saga dogs Hillary Clinton; Carson stumps Trump As the release of some 7,000 new emails brought a fresh headache for Democrat
Email saga dogs Hillary Clinton; Carson stumps Trump
New Kerala / Posted 3 days ago
As the release of some 7,000 new emails brought a fresh headache for Democratic frontrunner Hillary Clinton, neurosurgeon Ben Carson caught up with Donald Trump in new poll to challenge his... Read more
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New Kerala
Who will be Jammu and Kashmir's next chief secretary? After Jammu and Kashmir Chief Secretary Muhammad Iqbal Khandey relinquished o
Who will be Jammu and Kashmir's next chief secretary?
New Kerala / Posted 3 days ago
After Jammu and Kashmir Chief Secretary Muhammad Iqbal Khandey relinquished office on Monday, choosing his successor is proving to be a tough call for the ruling PDP-BJP alliance. Khandey was to... Read more
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New Kerala
US asks Pakistan to do more to confront terror threat Asking Islamabad to do more to confront terror groups based in Pakistan, the
US asks Pakistan to do more to confront terror threat
New Kerala / Posted 3 days ago
Asking Islamabad to do more to confront terror groups based in Pakistan, the US says the issue will be on the agenda when Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif comes to Washington next month. During her... Read more
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New Kerala
Donald Trump meets his match in Ben Carson in new poll Finally neurosurgeon Ben Carson has caught up with the frontrunner Republican
Donald Trump meets his match in Ben Carson in new poll
New Kerala / Posted 3 days ago
Finally neurosurgeon Ben Carson has caught up with the frontrunner Republican presidential hopeful Donald Trump in Iowa, one of the first four nominating states in the party primary, according... Read more
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New Kerala
Email saga brings fresh headache for Hillary Clinton Hillary Clinton may not be in legal trouble over the use of a private email s
Email saga brings fresh headache for Hillary Clinton
New Kerala / Posted 3 days ago
Hillary Clinton may not be in legal trouble over the use of a private email server for official correspondence, but release of some 7,000 new emails with information redacted from 150 of them... Read more
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Aljazeera
India's mentally ill: On a pill and a prayerErwadi, India - On a hot-humid day, Arun Kumar, 23, walks barefoot to a clinic
India's mentally ill: On a pill and a prayer
Aljazeera / Posted 4 days ago
Erwadi, India - On a hot-humid day, Arun Kumar, 23, walks barefoot to a clinic near the entrance to the holy Erwadi Dargah shrine in India's southern state of Tamil Nadu. At the clinic, a nurse asks him what seems to be an incongruous question:... Read more
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New Kerala
Bobby Jindal warns of immigrant 'invasion' Republican presidential candidate Bobby Jindal, son of immigrant parents from
Bobby Jindal warns of immigrant 'invasion'
New Kerala / Posted 4 days ago
Republican presidential candidate Bobby Jindal, son of immigrant parents from India, says that immigrants who do not adopt American values represent an "invasion". "Immigration without integration is not... Read more
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The Telegraph
SMART CAPITAL? NO WAYRuptured pipes leave Kanke dry Around 25,000 residents living in areas along t
SMART CAPITAL? NO WAY
The Telegraph / Posted 5 days ago
Ruptured pipes leave Kanke dry Around 25,000 residents living in areas along the capital’s Kanke Road have been reeling under acute drinking water crisis since Friday night but the authorities will not take corrective measures to quench their thirst... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Special report: A child abuse solution beyond CYFSpecial report: Sweeping changes are afoot in our systems to prevent violence a
Special report: A child abuse solution beyond CYF
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 5 days ago
Special report: Sweeping changes are afoot in our systems to prevent violence and neglect of children. Simon Collins reports. Social worker Grant Wilson says his method is to build a substantial relationship with those people in need. Photo / Jason... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
How we can save vulnerable kidsFixing child abuse and neglect is all about building relationships with familie
How we can save vulnerable kids
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 5 days ago
Fixing child abuse and neglect is all about building relationships with families in need, social workers say. It requires respect and time and an ability to connect through a common culture. And that is likely to require far more fluid ways of... Read more
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New Kerala
RBI tackling inflation: Rajan Reserve Bank of India (RBI) governor Raghuram Rajan says he is trying to brin
RBI tackling inflation: Rajan
New Kerala / Posted 5 days ago
Reserve Bank of India (RBI) governor Raghuram Rajan says he is trying to bring down India's high inflation rate while navigating complications like manufacturers who are hurt by higher interest rates and a stronger... Read more
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New Kerala
RBI on wait-watch mode on interest rates cut: RajanRBI on wait-and-watch mode on interest rates cut: Rajan Reserve Bank of India
RBI on wait-watch mode on interest rates cut: Rajan
New Kerala / Posted 5 days ago
RBI on wait-and-watch mode on interest rates cut: Rajan Reserve Bank of India (RBI) governor Raghuram Rajan has said the RBI was watching economic data to see whether it can reduce interest rates for the fourth time in recent months. "Monetary... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Keeping kids off the streetsA spike in children as young as 10 involved in serious crime is pushing police
Keeping kids off the streets
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 6 days ago
A spike in children as young as 10 involved in serious crime is pushing police and the justice system to develop new programmes to keep young people out of the courtroom and away from a life in prison Police say there has been a recent and rapid... Read more
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The Hindu
Heritage: Ho Chi Minh memorial adds glory to his Kolkata hostAlmost 70 years later, a plaque has been installed at the hotel to commemorate
Heritage: Ho Chi Minh memorial adds glory to his Kolkata host
The Hindu / Posted 6 days ago
Almost 70 years later, a plaque has been installed at the hotel to commemorate the leader’s stay here for two days and a night. On his way to Paris in June, 1946, Ho Chi Minh, Vietnamese leader and a cult figure in Communist circles, stopped at... Read more
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The Telegraph
Gangsters threaten iron ore mines ownerThe damaged car on Bariatu Road in Ranchi on Saturday.Telegraph picture Ranchi
Gangsters threaten iron ore mines owner
The Telegraph / Posted 6 days ago
The damaged car on Bariatu Road in Ranchi on Saturday.Telegraph picture Ranchi, Aug. 29: Police are guarding the home of the owner of a private iron ore mine after gangsters, who had been threatening to take over his business for quite sometime,... Read more
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Calcutta News
RBI governor hints at interest rate cuts in India Reserve Bank of India (RBI) Governor Raghuram Rajan has not ruled out cutting
RBI governor hints at interest rate cuts in India
Calcutta News / Posted 6 days ago
Reserve Bank of India (RBI) Governor Raghuram Rajan has not ruled out cutting interest rates in India for a fourth time, admitting that the world's central problem is continued slowing economic... Read more
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New Kerala
RBI governor hints at interest rate cuts in India Reserve Bank of India (RBI) Governor Raghuram Rajan has not ruled out cutting
RBI governor hints at interest rate cuts in India
New Kerala / Posted 6 days ago
Reserve Bank of India (RBI) Governor Raghuram Rajan has not ruled out cutting interest rates in India for a fourth time, admitting that the world's central problem is continued slowing economic... Read more
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New Kerala
Can America curb gun violence with a cue from India? If only America had taken a leaf out of India's book and imposed stricter gun
Can America curb gun violence with a cue from India?
New Kerala / Posted 6 days ago
If only America had taken a leaf out of India's book and imposed stricter guns laws, a tragedy like the killings of two Virginia journalists on live TV by a former disgruntled employee may have... Read more
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New Kerala
Trump attacks Hillary's Indian American aide on email saga As an email controversy continued to dog Hillary Clinton, Donald Trump accuse
Trump attacks Hillary's Indian American aide on email saga
New Kerala / Posted 6 days ago
As an email controversy continued to dog Hillary Clinton, Donald Trump accused her top aide of spilling classified secrets to her notorious husband, Anthony Weiner, whom he called a "perv"... Read more
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The Telegraph
Fatal fall in highrise bump ballA 19-year-old law student playing with a basketball in the fire refuge of a res
Fatal fall in highrise bump ball
The Telegraph / Posted 7 days ago
A 19-year-old law student playing with a basketball in the fire refuge of a residential highrise off the Bypass plunged eight floors to his death on Friday morning. Rudra Pratim Ray, in his second year at the National University of Juridical... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Dairy stabber: 'everybody let him down''At-risk' boy meant to be in CYF care left in drug den. The Railside Dairy in
Dairy stabber: 'everybody let him down'
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 7 days ago
'At-risk' boy meant to be in CYF care left in drug den. The Railside Dairy in Henderson where Arun Kumar was fatally stabbed. Photo / Nick Reed A 13-year-old boy convicted of manslaughter was supposed to be taken into CYF care a month before he... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
How we raised a killerSpecial investigation: The 13-year-old boy who killed Henderson dairy owner Aru
How we raised a killer
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 7 days ago
Special investigation: The 13-year-old boy who killed Henderson dairy owner Arun Kumar was a social timebomb just waiting to explode. Today the Weekend herald reveals his horrific past - and how our social service agencies repeatedly failed to take... Read more
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Calcutta News
US asks India, Pakistan to resume dialogue Decrying a Pakistani official's reported remark about use of nuclear weapons
US asks India, Pakistan to resume dialogue
Calcutta News / Posted 7 days ago
Decrying a Pakistani official's reported remark about use of nuclear weapons against India, US has urged the two countries to continue to work together with constructive dialogue to resolve their long... Read more
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New Kerala
Surging Trump takes a hair test to prove he is real As Donald Trump surge continues flummoxing pundits and pollsters, the Republi
Surging Trump takes a hair test to prove he is real
New Kerala / Posted 7 days ago
As Donald Trump surge continues flummoxing pundits and pollsters, the Republican frontrunner invited a voter to touch his hair to prove it was real - saying so was his campaign to win the party... Read more
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New Kerala
US asks India, Pakistan to resume dialogue Decrying a Pakistani official's reported remark about use of nuclear weapons
US asks India, Pakistan to resume dialogue
New Kerala / Posted 7 days ago
Decrying a Pakistani official's reported remark about use of nuclear weapons against India, US has urged the two countries to continue to work together with constructive dialogue to resolve their long... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Mongrel Mob members jailed over home invasionA group of Mongrel Mob members have been jailed for at least four years. Photo
Mongrel Mob members jailed over home invasion
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 7 days ago
A group of Mongrel Mob members have been jailed for at least four years. Photo / Sarah Bicknell A group of Mongrel Mob members have been jailed for at least four years as a judge rejected the explanation they were performing a community service by... Read more
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The Telegraph
Ranchi closer to smart tagRanchi has made it to top 98, but now needs to wrestle it out with contenders s
Ranchi closer to smart tag
The Telegraph / Posted 8 days ago
Ranchi has made it to top 98, but now needs to wrestle it out with contenders such as Ahmedabad and Pune to make it to the Centre's 20 top cities this fiscal Ranchi, Aug. 27: State capital Ranchi got shortlisted among the 98 cities for the Centre's... Read more
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Calcutta News
Outpacing India, Pakistan may get 3rd largest nuclear arsenal: Report Far outpacing India in the development of nuclear warheads, Pakistan could ha
Outpacing India, Pakistan may get 3rd largest nuclear arsenal: Report
Calcutta News / Posted 8 days ago
Far outpacing India in the development of nuclear warheads, Pakistan could have at least 350 nuclear weapons within a decade, making it the world's third largest nuclear arsenal,... Read more
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New Kerala
Heartbroken Obama calls for gun control, Trump says no As a heartbroken President Barack Obama renewed a call for gun control in the
Heartbroken Obama calls for gun control, Trump says no
New Kerala / Posted 8 days ago
As a heartbroken President Barack Obama renewed a call for gun control in the wake of the killing of two journalists on live TV, Republican frontrunner Donald Trump instead favoured addressing... Read more
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New Kerala
Outpacing India, Pakistan may get 3rd largest nuclear arsenal: Report Far outpacing India in the development of nuclear warheads, Pakistan
Outpacing India, Pakistan may get 3rd largest nuclear arsenal
New Kerala / Posted 8 days ago
: Report Far outpacing India in the development of nuclear warheads, Pakistan could have at least 350 nuclear weapons within a decade, making it the world's third largest nuclear arsenal,... Read more
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New Kerala
Clinton sees no threat in a Joe Biden without "emotional fuel" Mulling a 2016 presidential bid, Vice President Joe Biden has said that he's
Clinton sees no threat in a Joe Biden without "emotional fuel"
New Kerala / Posted 8 days ago
Mulling a 2016 presidential bid, Vice President Joe Biden has said that he's not sure he has the "emotional fuel" for another political campaign, while Democratic frontrunner Hillary... Read more
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New Kerala
Killings of journalists puts gun violence in US in focus As the killing of two journalists on live TV brought the issue of gun violenc
Killings of journalists puts gun violence in US in focus
New Kerala / Posted 8 days ago
As the killing of two journalists on live TV brought the issue of gun violence in America back into sharp focus, the White House renewed a call for Congress to pass gun control laws. "This is... Read more
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Otago Daily Times
Dairy owner's killer fights name rulingA teenager found guilty of killing a west Auckland shopkeeper is to challenge a
Dairy owner's killer fights name ruling
Otago Daily Times / Posted 9 days ago
A teenager found guilty of killing a west Auckland shopkeeper is to challenge a judge's ruling to have his name released. The 14-year-old who stabbed Arun Kumar in the neck at the Railside Dairy in Henderson on June 10 last year was found not guilty... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Teen killer fights to keep identity secretThe 14-year-old who killed Arun Kumar (pictured) was jailed for six years last
Teen killer fights to keep identity secret
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 9 days ago
The 14-year-old who killed Arun Kumar (pictured) was jailed for six years last month. File photo A teenager found guilty of killing a west Auckland shopkeeper will challenge a judge's ruling to have his name released. The 14-year-old who stabbed... Read more
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