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Kerala CPI-M leaders to protest Monday


April 15th, 2012 - 5:40 pm ICT by IANS
Kochi, April 15 (IANS) Angry leaders and activists of the Communist Party of India-Marxist (CPI-M) will march towards the office of the Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) here Monday to ... Read more...

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Three students die in bus accident (Lead)


December 20th, 2010 - 2:39 pm ICT by IANS
Lucknow, Dec 20 (IANS) Three students were killed and 30 injured when their school bus skidded off the road and fell into a pit in Uttar Pradesh's Auraiya district Monday, police said.The ... Read more...

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Two students die in bus accident


December 20th, 2010 - 1:33 pm ICT by IANS
Lucknow, Dec 20 (IANS) At least two students were killed and 30 injured when their school bus skidded off a road and fell into a deep pit in Uttar Pradesh's Auraiya district ... Read more...

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Tibb-e-Unani took medical care to common man, says Vice President Ansari


November 2nd, 2010 - 8:07 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Nov 2 (ANI): Vice President Mohammad Hamid Ansari on Tuesday said the Tibb-e-Unani evolved in India with the addition of numerous native drugs to its system, taking medical care to ... Read more...

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Police summon Kerala PFI chief in hand-chopping case


August 9th, 2010 - 5:32 pm ICT by IANS
Muvattupuzha (Kerala), Aug 9 (IANS) Naserudeen Elamaram, Kerala president of the radical Muslim group Popular Front of India (PFI), was Monday summoned by police in connection with last month's attack on a ... Read more...

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Cops summon top PFI leaders in chopping case


August 6th, 2010 - 5:19 pm ICT by IANS
Muvattupuzha (Kerala), Aug 6 (IANS) Kerala Police have summoned two top leaders of the radical Muslim group Popular Front of India in connection with the case of a college professor's hand being ... Read more...

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Radical group’s march banned in Kerala town


July 16th, 2010 - 9:44 pm ICT by IANS
Kochi, July 16 (IANS) A march by radical Muslim group the Popular Front of India (PFI) Aug 15 has been banned by the authorities in Aluva town of Kerala's Ernakulam district. The ban ... Read more...

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SDM arrested for plotting to kill neighbours


July 1st, 2010 - 4:40 pm ICT by IANS
Lucknow, July 1 (IANS) A sub-divisional magistrate (SDM) has been arrested here for hatching a conspiracy to kill his two neighbours who allegedly tried to "spoil his daughter", police said Thursday. Rathibhan Verma, ... Read more...

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Sharif blames Zardari for his poll disqualification


February 18th, 2010 - 2:59 pm ICT by ANI
Sukkur (Sindh, Pakistan), Feb.18 (ANI): Former Pakistan Prime Minister and Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz (PML-N) chief Nawaz Sharif has accused President Asif Ali Zardari for facilitating his disqualification from contesting elections through ... Read more...

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Kashmir Tulip garden gears up to lure tourists


December 1st, 2009 - 4:46 pm ICT by ANI
By Afzal BhatSrinagar, Dec 1 (ANI): Preparations are in full swing in the renowned tulip garden of Srinagar ahead of the seasonal Tulip festival.Authorities in the region are busy planting saplings ... Read more...

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Pakistan’s emergency era judges apologise to apex court


October 13th, 2009 - 1:11 am ICT by IANS
Islamabad, Oct 12 (IANS) Twenty-two former judges of the Supreme Court have apologised for taking oath during the emergency imposed by former president Pervez Musharraf, the Online News agency reported Monday. The ... Read more...

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Will seek Sarabjit’s pardon: Pakistani lawyer


June 27th, 2009 - 6:37 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, June 27 (IANS) A Pakistani lawyer who claims to represent Sarabjit Singh, the Indian prisoner on death row for 18 years, says he will appeal to President Asif Ali Zardari ... Read more...

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Pak announces 17 million bounty for nabbing 10 most wanted terrorists


June 9th, 2009 - 12:48 pm ICT by ANI
Lahore, June 9 (ANI): Pakistan has placed a bounty of 17 million rupees on heads of 10 most wanted terrorists.According to the Daily Times, the Punjab government has released a list of ... Read more...

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Stamping out corruption main task: Iftikhar Chaudhry


March 24th, 2009 - 6:39 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, March 24 (IANS) Following the reinstatement of the Supreme Court judges sacked in 2007, the main tasks before Pakistani Chief Justice Iftikhar Chaudhry are restoring the dignity of the judiciary ... Read more...

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Iftikhar Chaudhry returns Sunday as Pakistan’s chief justice


March 21st, 2009 - 8:06 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, Mar 21 (IANS) It will be sweet revenge for Iftikhar Mohammad Chaudhry as he returns Sunday as Pakistan's chief justice, 18 months after then president Pervez Musharraf removed him from ... Read more...

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Zardari urges Pakistan to move on


March 21st, 2009 - 5:33 pm ICT by ANI
Islamabad, Mar. 21 (ANI): Pakistan President Asif Ali Zardari has urged the nation to forget the recent political crisis, and said the restoration of the sacked judges offers an opportunity to ... Read more...

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Sharif for repealing 17th amendment


March 18th, 2009 - 8:56 pm ICT by IANS
Lahore, March 18 (IANS) Flexing his muscles in the wake of the victorious lawyers' 'long march' for reinstating the judges sacked in 2007, opposition leader Nawaz Sharif said Wednesday he had ... Read more...

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Zardari ready for reconciliation with Sharif


March 6th, 2009 - 2:10 pm ICT by ANI
Islamabad, Mar.6 (ANI): Pakistan President Asif Ali Zardari has said that he is ready to mend ways with former Prime Minister and Pakistan Muslim League Nawaz (PML-N) chief, Nawaz Sharif. In ... Read more...

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Sharif brothers barred from polls, accuse Zardari of dirty tricks (Roundup)


February 25th, 2009 - 11:38 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, Feb 25 (IANS) Pakistan teetered on the brink of political crisis Wednesday after the Supreme Court barred former prime minister Nawaz Sharif from contesting the polls and also declared null and ... Read more...

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Zardari offered business deal: Nawaz Sharif


February 25th, 2009 - 8:55 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, Feb 25 (IANS) Former Pakistani prime minister Nawaz Sharif Wednesday accused President Asif Ali Zardari of offering him and his brother a "business deal" in return for letting the duo off ... Read more...

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PPP leader says Lahore medical college bent its rules to admit Sharifs daughter


December 15th, 2008 - 12:02 pm ICT by ANI
Lahore, Dec.15 (ANI): The King Edward Medical College in Lahore has been charged with having bent its rules in 1991 to admit former Pakistan Prime Minister Nawaz Sharifs daughter Mariam Nawaz. Pakistan ... Read more...

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First Haj flight from Kerala takes off


October 30th, 2008 - 6:55 pm ICT by IANS
Kozhikode, Oct 30 (IANS) The first flight carrying 419 Haj pilgrims from different parts of Kerala took off from Kozhikode International Airport for Saudi Arabia Thursday afternoon."This is the first batch of ... Read more...

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Paramveer Chakra award winner’s widow to meet president


September 23rd, 2008 - 2:49 pm ICT by IANS
Lucknow, Sep 23 (IANS) Rasoolan Bibi, the widow of Paramveer Chakra Awardee Abdul Hammed, is looking forward to meeting President Pratibha Patil so that she can narrate her tale of woe. The ... Read more...

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Pak Government notifies induction of 4 deposed judges in SC


September 19th, 2008 - 10:15 pm ICT by ANI
Islamabad, Sep 19 (ANI): PPP-led government has issued notification for induction of four deposed judges in the Supreme Court of Pakistan.These include two deposed judges of SC, Justice Sardar Muhammad Raza ... Read more...

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President Patil congratulates Zardari on his assumption of office


September 9th, 2008 - 10:07 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi , Sept 9 (ANI): President Pratibha Devisingh Patil has congratulated Pakistan President Asif Ali Zardari on his assumption of office today.In her message, the President said, Your election ... Read more...

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Zardari takes oath as Pakistan’s new president (Lead)


September 9th, 2008 - 4:04 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, Sep 9 (IANS) Asif Ali Zardari, husband of slain former prime minister Benazir Bhutto, Tuesday took oath as Pakistan's new president for a five-year term as the first civilian head of ... Read more...

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Zardari sworn in as 12th Pak President


September 9th, 2008 - 3:35 pm ICT by ANI
Islamabad, Sep 9 (ANI): Asif Ali Zardari has been sworn in as 12th president of Pakistan at a ceremony in Islamabad here on Tuesday.Chief Justice Abdul Hameed Dogar administered the oath ... Read more...

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Karzai to attend Zardaris oath-taking ceremony


September 8th, 2008 - 12:20 pm ICT by ANI
Islamabad, Sep 8 (ANI): Afghanistan President Hamid Karzai will attend the oath-taking ceremony of Pakistans president-elect Asif Ali Zardari on Tuesday.The Pakistani president invited him to take part in the oath-taking ... Read more...

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Pak Chief Justice calls on Musharraf


August 18th, 2008 - 7:26 pm ICT by ANI
Islamabad, Aug.18 (ANI): Pakistans Chief Justice, Justice Abdul Hameed Dogar, met outgoing President Pervez Musharraf at Aiwan-e-Sadar on Monday. Sources said that Justice Dogar spent some time with Musharraf, and it was ... Read more...

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Pak SC to hear Sharifs ineligibility case on Monday


July 13th, 2008 - 1:04 pm ICT by ANI
Islamabad, July 13 (ANI): Pakistan Supreme Court (SC) will hear the case challenging the disqualification of Nawaz Sharif from Monday.Chief Justice Abdul Hameed Dogar will early next week announce the constitution ... Read more...

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Sharif barred from contesting by-election


June 23rd, 2008 - 9:31 pm ICT by IANS
By Muhammad Najeeb Lahore, June 23 (IANS) Former Pakistani prime minister Nawaz Sharif was Monday disqualified by the Lahore High Court (LHC) from contesting this week's by-elections even as his party alleged the ... Read more...

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Kerala’s Haj pilgrim quota hiked


June 13th, 2008 - 2:37 pm ICT by IANS
Kozhikode, June 13 (IANS) The quota of Haj pilgrimage from Kerala has been hiked by 1,057 this year, an official said here Friday. With this increase, around 7,200 people from the state ... Read more...

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Burney pleads for Indian prisoners, despite immigration flap


June 10th, 2008 - 5:59 pm ICT by IANS
By Muhammad Najeeb Islamabad, June 10 (IANS) Human rights activist and former minister Ansar Burney has asked Prime Minister Yousaf Raza Gillani to convert all death sentences to life imprisonment, including that of ... Read more...

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Pak SC asks govt for clarification on move to commute death sentences into lifers


April 29th, 2008 - 1:35 pm ICT by admin
Islamabad, Apr 29 (ANI): Following reports that the new Pakistan government was mulling over enacting a new legislation to commute all death sentences into life imprisonment, a three-member bench of the ... Read more...

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Pakistan constitutional experts see possibility in deposed judges’ restoration


March 17th, 2008 - 3:48 pm ICT by admin
Islamabad, March 17, (ANI): Constitutional experts in a seminar on Sunday said that Pakistan constitution allows for the restoration of the judiciary, who were suspended by President Pervez Musharraf during last ... Read more...

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