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Witch-hunt against Conte: Juve boss Agnelli


August 23rd, 2012 - 5:30 pm ICT by IANS
Rome, Aug 23 (IANS) Italy's sporting justice system has been accused of harassing Juventus club manager Antonio Conte who has been banned for 10 matches for alleged match fixing.The charge ... Read more...

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Postpone Goa panchayat polls, says church body


April 28th, 2012 - 9:56 pm ICT by IANS
Panaji, April 28 (IANS) The Archdiocese of Goa's social wing Saturday sought the postponement of panchayat elections in the state, alleging irregularities in ward reservation and delimitation."The Council of Social ... Read more...

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BJP’s conduct of panchayat polls undemocratic: Goa church


April 23rd, 2012 - 8:42 pm ICT by IANS
Panaji, April 23 (IANS) In its first critique of the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) government, the Goa Church has accused it of being "undemocratic and unjust" and interfering with ... Read more...

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BJP wins Delhi civic polls, but road ahead not so smooth


April 17th, 2012 - 9:16 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 17 (IANS) The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) has retained power in the Municipal Corporation of Delhi (MCD), but the road ahead will not be so easy."We ... Read more...

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TRAI had no information about spectrum, court told


March 22nd, 2012 - 8:45 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 22 (IANS) A former chief of India's telecom regulator Thursday told the court hearing the 2G scam case that the panel had no authentic information about ... Read more...

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2G scam: Balwa objects to judge’s intervention


March 20th, 2012 - 10:47 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 20 (IANS) Swan telecom promoter and 2G scam accused Shahid Usman Balwa and his lawyer Tuesday objected to the special CBI court judge's interventions during cross examination ... Read more...

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Birla wrote letter to PM: Ex-telecom regulator


March 16th, 2012 - 8:27 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 16 (IANS) Former Telecom Regulatory Authority of India (TRAI) chairman Nripendra Mishra told a CBI special court here Friday that Aditya Birla Group chairman Kumar Mangalam ... Read more...

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Don’t treat 3G in continuation of 2G, TRAI said in 2006: Witness


March 15th, 2012 - 9:56 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 15 (IANS) Former Telecom Regulatory Authority of India (TRAI) chairman Nripendra Mishra told a special CBI court Thursday that it had in 2006 recommended to the ... Read more...

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2G: Raja examines ex-telecom regulator (Lead)


March 14th, 2012 - 9:01 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 14 (IANS) Jailed former communications minister A. Raja, an accused in the 2G case, Wednesday cross-examined prosecution witness and former Telecom Regulatory Authority of India (TRAI) ... Read more...

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2G case: CBI to file more documents (Lead)


March 6th, 2012 - 9:52 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 6 (IANS) The CBI was Tuesday allowed by a special court here to present additional documents in the 2G case.Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) Special Judge O.P. ... Read more...

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Police to act against erring officers in Ramdev case (Lead)


February 23rd, 2012 - 10:25 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 23 (IANS) Delhi Police Thursday said that disciplinary action would be taken against its erring officers as well as Baba Ramdev's supporters in view of the Supreme ... Read more...

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Former telecom regulator testifies in 2G case


February 23rd, 2012 - 9:38 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 23 (IANS) Former Telecom Regulatory Authority of India (TRAI) chairman Nripendra Mishra Thursday told a CBI special court hearing the 2G case that an auction was held ... Read more...

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Police to act against erring officers in Ramdev case


February 23rd, 2012 - 8:47 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 23 (IANS) Delhi Police Thursday said that disciplinary action would be taken against its erring officers as well as Baba Ramdev's supporters in view of the Supreme ... Read more...

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Team Anna questions Delhi Police’s independence


February 23rd, 2012 - 8:47 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 23 (IANS) Team Anna Thursday questioned the independence of the Delhi Police, asking whether its chief took an independent decision on the midnight swoop on Baba ... Read more...

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Ramdev promises to agitate again in Delhi


February 23rd, 2012 - 7:41 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 23 (IANS) Buoyed by the Supreme Court's censure of the government for arbitrarily and forcefully ending his Ramlila Ground protest last year, yoga guru Baba Ramdev vowed ... Read more...

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Government, BJP cross swords over verdict on Ramdev rally


February 23rd, 2012 - 6:27 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 23 (IANS) The government Thursday said it will study the Supreme Court's critical observations on the way Delhi Police dispersed yoga guru Baba Ramdev and his ... Read more...

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Police action arbitrary, Ramdev didn’t cooperate: Supreme Court (Lead)


February 23rd, 2012 - 3:36 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 23 (IANS) The Supreme Court Thursday slammed Delhi Police for acting in an arbitrary manner and using excessive force in disbursing Baba Ramdev and his followers from ... Read more...

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New telecom firm promoter scrips fall, older one’s gain on SC order (Lead)


February 2nd, 2012 - 7:37 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Feb 2 (IANS) Stocks of firms that face cancellation of telecom licences after a Supreme Court order, which fell sharply in intra-day at Indian stock markets Thursday, managed to ... Read more...

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SC cancels 122 ‘arbitrary’ 2G licences, government in trouble (Afternoon Lead)


February 2nd, 2012 - 4:26 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 2 (IANS) In a fresh blow to the government, the Supreme Court Thursday cancelled all 122 licences for 2G spectrum allocated in 2008 and left the ... Read more...

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Customers won’t be troubled by cancellation of 2G licences


February 2nd, 2012 - 2:24 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 2 (IANS) Even though the Supreme Court Thursday ordered cancellation of 122 telecom licences, customers will not be affected much as firms have been given four months ... Read more...

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Supreme Court order takes toll on telecom scrips


February 2nd, 2012 - 2:06 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Feb 2 (IANS) Stocks of firms that face cancellation of telecom licences after a Supreme Court order fell sharply on Indian stock markets Thursday, even as those of one ... Read more...

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Supreme Court cancels 2G telecom licences during Raja tenure (Lead)


February 2nd, 2012 - 1:16 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 2 (IANS) The Supreme Court Thursday cancelled all 122 licences granted to telecom firms during the tenure of former communications minister A. Raja and left it ... Read more...

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Sehajdhari Sikhs want cancellation of SGPC poll


December 21st, 2011 - 11:29 pm ICT by IANS
Chandigarh, Dec 21 (IANS) A day after the Punjab and Haryana High Court quashed a 2003 notification of the central government barring Sehajdhari Sikhs from voting in Shiromani Gurdwara ... Read more...

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Congress lambasts Omar for acting in ‘arbitrary manner’


October 27th, 2011 - 11:40 pm ICT by IANS
Jammu, Oct 27 (IANS) The Congress Thursday attacked Jammu and Kashmir Chief Minister Omar Abdullah for behaving in an "arbitrary manner" and not consulting the party, which is its alliance ... Read more...

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CWG infrastructure: The flip side (To go with ‘Zipping through flyovers, Metro’)


September 30th, 2011 - 5:37 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 30 (IANS) The 2010 Commonwealth Games spurred infrastructure development at a rapid pace, but a post-event audit laid bare a host of glitches, including shoddy quality standards ... Read more...

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Tension in Kashmir town over email arrests


September 12th, 2011 - 12:57 pm ICT by IANS
Jammu, Sep 12 (IANS) Protests erupted in Kishtwar town of Jammu and Kashmir Monday over the arrest of seven people in connection with an email claiming responsibility for last week's ... Read more...

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2G case: Supreme Court to hear honchos’ bail pleas


August 28th, 2011 - 4:57 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 28 (IANS) The Supreme Court will Monday hear the bail applications of Vinod Goenka of Swan Telecom and Sanjay Chandra of Unitech Wireless in the second generation ... Read more...

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Medical equipment worth crores not used in CWG: CAG


August 5th, 2011 - 9:34 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 5 (IANS) Pointing at yet another irregularity in the Commonwealth Games, the Comptroller and Auditor General (CAG) report said that medical equipment worth crores which were procured ... Read more...

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Apex court for clarity on OBC students’ admission (Lead)


August 2nd, 2011 - 9:31 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 2 (IANS) The Supreme Court Tuesday said the additional 10 percent weightage being given to students from the Other Backward Classes (OBC) in relation to their general ... Read more...

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Court seeks reply on Ajmer shrine’s administration


July 19th, 2011 - 10:48 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 19 (IANS) The Delhi High Court Tuesday issued notice to the central government seeking an explanation on the appointment of a 'nazim' (administrator) on an ad hoc ... Read more...

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Hazare refused permission to fast


June 7th, 2011 - 1:45 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 7 (IANS) An associate of Gandhian Anna Hazare said Tuesday police had denied them permission to hold a fast here Wednesday but they would go ahead with ... Read more...

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Opposition parties in Andhra protest petrol price hike


January 16th, 2011 - 6:32 pm ICT by IANS
Hyderabad, Jan 16 (IANS) Opposition parties in Andhra Pradesh Sunday staged protests in different parts of the state against the hike in petrol prices and demanded its immediate rollback to ease ... Read more...

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Lavasa questions environment ministry notice timing, motive


November 29th, 2010 - 8:21 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Nov 29 (IANS) Replying to the environment ministry's show cause notice for violating green laws at its Lake City project near Pune, Lavasa Monday said the ministry acted under pressure ... Read more...

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Wrong to link 2G spectrum value to 3G auction: Mukherjee


November 19th, 2010 - 8:31 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Nov 19 (IANS) Finance Minister Pranab Mukherjee Friday said fixing value for 2G spectrum based on the airwaves auction for 3G services was not correct and inferences from the ... Read more...

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Raja ignored PM on 2G, cost nation Rs.1.76 lakh crore: Auditor (Roundup)


November 16th, 2010 - 8:03 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Nov 16 (IANS) In the most serious indictment on the 2G-spectrum scam, India's official auditor Tuesday said former communications minister A. Raja even ignored Prime Minister Manmohan Singh's advice ... Read more...

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