MCD employee arrested for forgery

May 30th, 2012 - 9:11 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 30 (IANS) Two people, including a Municipal Corporation of Delhi (MCD) employee, were arrested in connection with selling forged birth certificates issued by the corporation here in ... Read more...

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Crusader against trafficking gets ‘Man of the Year Award’

May 12th, 2012 - 2:59 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, May 12 (IANS) The menace of human trafficking remains a major problem in India despite many policies and laws being in place, said Maharashtra Chief Minister Prithviraj Chavan at ... Read more...

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Fake job racket, headed by Delhi Police constable, busted

April 30th, 2012 - 8:56 pm ICT by IANS
Rohtak (Haryana), April 30 (IANS) A well-oiled, inter-state syndicate which duped jobless youth with offers of lucrative posts has been busted by Haryana Police with the arrest of its kingpin, ... Read more...

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Hindu doctors’ murder a sad day for Pakistan: Imran Khan

November 11th, 2011 - 3:58 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, Nov 11 (IANS) Cricketer-turned-politician Imran Khan has strongly condemned the killing of Hindu doctors by armed assailants in Pakistan's Sindh province.Four Hindu doctors were attacked near Shikarpur district ... Read more...

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Man gets life term for brother-in-law’s murder

April 24th, 2011 - 6:39 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 24 (IANS) A 25-year-old man has been sentenced to life imprisonment by a Delhi court for killing his brother-in-law who used to allegedly beat up his sister.Additional ... Read more...

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Patil opens World Philatelic Exhibition in Delhi

February 12th, 2011 - 2:45 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Feb.12 (ANI): The President, Pratibha Devisingh Patil, on Saturday, opened the India Post organized INDIPEX 2011,a World Philatelic Exhibition at Pragati Maidan here.The week-long event will be from February 12 ... Read more...

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Hindus laud Sugar Hill in Georgia for extending Shiv Mandir’s permit

December 15th, 2010 - 5:04 pm ICT by ANI
Nevada (US), Dec 15 (ANI): Hindus have applauded the City Council of Sugar Hill (Georgia, USA) for reportedly extending the proposed Shiv Mandir's permit for two years.Well known Hindu statesman Rajan Zed, ... Read more...

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Bhagat Singh’s historic alma mater in Lahore on brink of decay

September 27th, 2010 - 1:14 pm ICT by ANI
Lahore, Sep 27(ANI): Indian freedom fighter Bhagat Singh's alma mater in Lahore, Bradlaugh Hall, is facing decay and may become a heap of bricks and building material if Pakistani authorities continue ignore ... Read more...

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Man murdered by brother, nephew over financial row

June 29th, 2010 - 9:19 pm ICT by IANS
Jhajjar (Haryana), June 29 (IANS) A middle-aged man was killed in Haryana's Jhajjar district Tuesday by his elder brother and nephew over a financial row, police said. The two accused have been ... Read more...

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Writers focus on climate change at SAARC literature fest

March 26th, 2010 - 7:35 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 26 (IANS) Writers from South Asian countries have joined hands to discuss climate change issues and ways in which they can contribute in creating more awareness at the 33rd ... Read more...

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Film Veer angers Rajputs in Jaipur

January 30th, 2010 - 9:27 pm ICT by ANI
Jaipur, Jan 30 (ANI): Several hundred youth attacked a multiplex screening the Bollywood film 'Veer' in Jaipur on Saturday.The protestors, belonging to Rajput Kathni Sena also vandalized property to protest against ... Read more...

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Five MCD employees suspended for drowning incident

December 6th, 2009 - 1:12 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Dec 5 (IANS) Five Municipal Corporation of Delhi (MCD) employees were suspended Saturday evening for negligence that led to drowning of two boys in northwest Delhi last week. Municipal Commissioner K.S. ... Read more...

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Delhi trader held for staging son’s abduction

November 25th, 2009 - 11:07 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Nov 25 (IANS) A trader here has been arrested for staging his 12-year-old son's abduction to frame his rival and settle scores with him, police said Wednesday. Ajeet Sharma was arrested ... Read more...

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Lost bag at airport? Log on (Lead)

October 5th, 2009 - 10:05 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Oct 5 (IANS) Lost your luggage at the airport? Don't fret. In a "first of a kind" initiative that will come as a relief to all such harried travellers, the ... Read more...

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Former PIO G.S. Bhargava dead

September 22nd, 2009 - 5:29 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Sep.22 (ANI): Former Principal Information Officer (PIO) to the Government of India, G.S. Bhargava, died in the capital on Tuesday. He was 85. He was unwell and undergoing treatment for ... Read more...

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Election Commission gets notice on EVMs

April 18th, 2009 - 3:27 pm ICT by IANS
Bhopal, April 18 (IANS) The Madhya Pradesh High Court has issued notice to the Election Commission on a public suit that seeks to prevent the use of defective electronic voting machines ... Read more...

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SAARC literary fest ends in Agra

March 16th, 2009 - 5:27 pm ICT by IANS
Agra, March 16 (IANS) A four-day SAARC literary festival ended here Monday with a declaration calling for greater involvement of poets, writers and intellectuals in containing terrorist activities which affect lives of ... Read more...

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This time, SAARC literature fest will be peace pilgrimage

February 8th, 2009 - 1:37 pm ICT by IANS
Agra, Feb 8 (IANS) With the Mumbai terror attacks scarring people's sensibilities, the 29th SAARC Festival of Literature here next month could well turn into a peace pilgrimage for the 100-plus literary ... Read more...

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Missing 10-year-old boy found murdered in Ghaziabad

January 21st, 2009 - 10:34 pm ICT by IANS
Ghaziabad, Jan 21 (IANS) The bruised body of a 10-year-old boy, who was allegedly kidnapped near his house last week, was found near Hindon river in Ghaziabad Wednesday, the police said. Vikas ... Read more...

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President confers six Kirti Chakras and 20 Shaurya Chakras

May 14th, 2008 - 10:23 pm ICT by admin
New Delhi, May 14 (ANI): President Pratibha Devisingh Patil conferred six Kirti Chakras and 20 Shaurya Chakras to serving and retired armed forces personnel and civilians for displaying conspicuous gallantry, indomitable ... Read more...

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