BANGALORE: Indian police have detained a man who stole 120 TV sets from hotels over four months, officials said on Wednesday. Vasudev Nanaiah booked into budget hotels in states across southern India with oversized bags to put the televisions in when he left. If the room television did not fit his bag, the 34-year-old Nanaiah would go out to a local market to buy a bigger suitcase, police alleged. Hotel staff never suspected him as he was very well behaved. Nanaiah also paid a small advance sum and told staff he…
ISLAMABAD: Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) leader Asad Umar, citing a notification, asked the government that under which law it was directing hotels not to facilitate PTI workers.
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MUMBAI: Fans at stadiums and guests at team hotels are under surveillance at the World Twenty20 as cricket tries to eradicate the scourge of match-fixing, according to the game’s top anti-corruption troubleshooter.
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