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tipster

n. someone who gives special information; an informer. We got this from a tipster who has usually proven reliable in the past.
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The first batch of tipsters included a habal-habal (motorcycle) driver, a mother and son, and another tipster whose phone was snatched by an Abu Sayyaf member who used the phone to contact Supt.
The NEB understands that whistleblowing can be difficult and stressful especially if a tipster is unsure whether a particular incident or allegation is reportable.
However, I will never forget my first encounter with a racecourse tipster.
Only six tipsters are in profit and all have a realistic chance of claiming the title with just three rolls of the dice left.
The tipster, who worked to land potential new business, alleged that an executive of Microsoft's China subsidiary instructed the tipster to offer kickbacks to Chinese officials in return for signing off on software contracts, sources said
The tipster continued: "I lost an absolute fortune last year backing favourites, following form, trainers, jockeys and lineage.
Once a reward has been agreed upon, the tipster contacts the Crime Stoppers Coordinator to arrange for the pick up which takes place at an off-site location not staffed by police or Crime Stoppers personnel.
He was a well known tipster around the racecourses in the 1940s and 1950s.
LANCASTER -- A Lancaster toddler got into a fenced-off pool at his grandfather's home and drowned this past weekend while his mother was giving birth to another child, according to a tipster at the scene.
Please contact us with expressions of interest to be part of our tipster and movie review team.
Punters were singing in the rain on Friday night after our top tipster George Johnston handed them a stunning 32-1 double through the on-course Bluetooth promotion.
COMIC Johnny Vegas is turning tipster for this year's Cheltenham Festival, with a mission to break the bookies' bank.
The former BBC Radio Wales racing tipster and well-respected veterinary surgeon was taken to the Royal Gwent Hospital, Newport, but he died on Monday afternoon after falling unconscious.
However, once police corroborated the informant's accurate prediction of the woman's future movements, it became reasonable for police to think that the tipster had inside knowledge about the suspect and bolstered his assertion about the cocaine possession.
All of Ilium Software's mobile applications - including eWallet, FreeWallet, ListPro, DockWare, Keep Track, Recordian, GameBag One, Tipster and PowerTap - are immediately available for the newest Windows Mobile operating system software.