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Arun Gawli, 11 others get life for corporator’s murder (Lead)


August 31st, 2012 - 2:45 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Aug 31 (IANS) A special Mumbai court Friday sentenced mafia don-turned-politician Arun Gawli and 11 of his associates to life imprisonment in the 2007 murder of Shiv Sena corporator ... Read more...

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Independent Maharashtra legislator to rejoin Shiv Sena


August 25th, 2012 - 9:37 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Aug 25 (IANS) Independent legislator from Aurangabad Pradeep Jaiswal Saturday decided rejoin Shiv Sena after meeting party chief Bal Thackeray, a party leader said.He had earlier quit after ... Read more...

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Arun Gawli, 11 others convicted for Sena leader’s murder


August 24th, 2012 - 5:39 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Aug 24 (IANS) A Mumbai special court Friday found mafia don-turned-politician Arun Gawli and 11 others guilty of killing Shiv Sena corporator Kamlakar Jamsandekar here, an official said.The Maharashtra ... Read more...

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An Indian-American love dream in Chennai (Book Review)


August 2nd, 2012 - 10:16 am ICT by IANS
Title: "Chennaivaasi"; Author: T.S. Tirumurti; Publishers: Harper Collins; Pages 268; Price: Rs.299This is a beautiful and engrossing love story. Chennai comes alive in the emotive saga of a Tam Bram family ... Read more...

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‘Peddlers’ heads to Toronto film fest


August 1st, 2012 - 5:54 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 1 (IANS) After the 65th Cannes International Film Festival, debut director Vasan Bala's "Peddlers" is now set for screening at the 37th Toronto International Film Festival (TIFF) ... Read more...

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Woman, son die in Lucknow building collapse


July 24th, 2012 - 12:54 pm ICT by IANS
Lucknow, July 24 (IANS) A 54-year-old woman and her son were killed in a building collapse following heavy downpour in the Uttar Pradesh capital, officials said Tuesday.Rashmi Bala Srivastava and ... Read more...

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We are not paying compensation to victim’s family: Salman


July 2nd, 2012 - 6:24 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, July 2 (IANS) The Khan family was not paying any compensation to the 70-year-old woman who was killed by a Land Cruiser owned by Arbaaz Khan as she ... Read more...

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70-year-old run over by Arbaaz Khan’s car (Lead)


July 2nd, 2012 - 12:38 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, July 2 (IANS) A 70-year-old woman was killed when she was knocked down by a Land Cruiser owned by Bollywood filmmaker Arbaaz Khan, police here said Monday."It was ... Read more...

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70-year-old run over by Arbaaz Khan’s car


July 2nd, 2012 - 11:58 am ICT by IANS
Mumbai, July 2 (IANS) A 70-year-old woman was killed when she was knocked down by a Land Cruiser owned Bollywood filmmaker Arbaaz Khan, police here said Monday.The incident occurred ... Read more...

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‘No parking’ for Chandigarh freeloaders (Chandigarh Newsletter)


June 2nd, 2012 - 11:17 am ICT by IANS
Chandigarh, June 2 (IANS) Chandigarh's VIP freeloaders, who were unwilling to cough up a paltry sum of Rs.5 for parking their luxury cars in the city, have been grounded ... Read more...

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‘Peddlers’ team in customs hassle


May 31st, 2012 - 6:48 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, May 31 (IANS) "Peddlers" co-producer Guneet Monga and director Vasan Bala were held up at the Mumbai airport by customs officials for carrying iPads and were released after they ... Read more...

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Satish Kaushik wants Salman for ‘Pithamagan’ Hindi remake


May 15th, 2012 - 6:22 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, May 15 (IANS) Actor-director Satish Kaushik has bought the rights of Tamil film "Pithamagan" and plans to rope in Salman Khan, who worked in his 2003 hit movie ... Read more...

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Vasan Bala’s ‘Peddlers’ selected for Cannes Critics’ Week


April 24th, 2012 - 3:26 pm ICT by IANS
Cannes, April 24 (IANS) Indian director Vasan Bala's debut feature film "Peddlers" has been selected to represent India at the 51st edition of Cannes Critics' Week, a parallel ... Read more...

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Maharashtra assembly disallows discussion on Pakistan panel visit


March 19th, 2012 - 8:46 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, March 19 (IANS) The Maharashtra legislative assembly speaker Monday did not allow a discussion on the visit by a Pakistan judicial commission to Mumbai in connection with the investigations ... Read more...

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Chhatrapati Shivaji memorial at sea rocks legislature


March 15th, 2012 - 11:20 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, March 15 (IANS) The issue of securing environmental clearance from the centre for the ambitious memorial for Chhatrapati Shivaji in the Arabian Sea rocked the Maharashtra legislative assembly ... 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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Peon and fisherwoman among winners in Mumbai


February 18th, 2012 - 8:37 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Feb 18 (IANS) A peon, a fisherwoman and a resident of the Dharavi slum township are among the winners in the Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation (BMC).Anusha Kodam, 21, an engineering ... Read more...

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Raj Thackeray hits out at uncle, Shiv Sena


February 14th, 2012 - 1:34 am ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Feb 14 (IANS) Hitting out at his uncle and Shiv Sena supremo Bal Thackeray's comments about his mimicry, Maharashtra Navnirman Sena Chief Raj Thackeray Monday said he has ... Read more...

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Intruder killed on India-Pakistan border


January 26th, 2012 - 1:20 pm ICT by IANS
Jammu, Jan 26 (IANS) The Border Security Force (BSF) shot dead an intruder from Pakistan who entered Indian territory in Akhnoor sector of Jammu and Kashmir Thursday morning, a BSF ... Read more...

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Two foreigners kidnapped in Pakistan


January 20th, 2012 - 4:58 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, Jan 20 (IANS) A German and an Italian were kidnapped from central Pakistani city of Multan Thursday night, a media report said Friday.Gunmen abducted the foreigners from Qasim Bala ... Read more...

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Three MNS legislators suspended from Maharashtra assembly


December 13th, 2011 - 7:01 pm ICT by IANS
Nagpur, Dec 13 (IANS) Maharashtra Assembly Speaker Dilip Walse-Patil Tuesday suspended two Maharashtra Navnirman Sena (MNS) legislators for the day after they waved objectionable banners inside the house. Later, they ... Read more...

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Rains add twist to National Racing Championship


November 25th, 2011 - 5:29 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, Nov 25 (IANS) The northeast monsoon, after a dormant period, has become active again and the rains will add a twist to the sixth and concluding round of the ... Read more...

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Protests in Srinagar over Facebook posts


November 18th, 2011 - 5:00 pm ICT by IANS
Srinagar, Nov 18 (IANS) Post Friday prayer protests erupted in some parts of Srinagar against alleged blasphemous posts on social networking site Facebook.A group of people carrying placards bearing ... Read more...

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850 women missing in Himachal


November 16th, 2011 - 12:22 pm ICT by IANS
Shimla, Nov 16 (IANS) Nearly 850 women and girls have gone missing in Himachal Pradesh in the last five years, say police.This has come to light during a suo motu ... Read more...

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Gonorrhea cure gets tough as bug grows drug resistant


November 8th, 2011 - 4:26 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Nov 8 (IANS) At a time when the controversy over the antibiotic resistant superbug in the capital's hospitals refuses to die down, Indian researchers have found that the ... Read more...

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Ramdev evicted for daring to raise voice, apex court told


October 17th, 2011 - 10:24 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Oct 17 (IANS) The Supreme Court Monday was told that yoga guru Baba Ramdev suffered the wrath of the central government during his gathering at the Ramlila ground ... Read more...

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Give Raj Bala’s autopsy report to her family: Apex court (Lead)


September 30th, 2011 - 10:03 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 30 (IANS) The Supreme Court Friday directed Delhi Police to give the post-mortem examination report of Raj Bala to her family. The Haryana resident was injured in ... Read more...

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Chidambaram should answer on Raj Bala’s death: BJP


September 27th, 2011 - 6:57 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 27 (IANS) The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) Tuesday said Home Minister P. Chidambaram should answer as to who was responsible for the police action on yoga ... Read more...

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Ramdev supporter cremated in Haryana village


September 27th, 2011 - 6:13 pm ICT by IANS
Sonipat (Haryana), Sep 27 (IANS) Raj Bala, a supporter of Baba Ramdev who was critically injured in the police crackdown on the yoga guru's meeting in Delhi and died ... Read more...

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Four months on, woman crippled at Ramdev fast dies


September 26th, 2011 - 11:43 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 26 (IANS A 51-year-old woman, who slipped into coma after suffering a spinal injury in police action to break up a meeting of yoga guru Baba Ramdev ... Read more...

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Police deny blame for Ramdev supporter’s death


September 26th, 2011 - 11:19 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 26 (IANS) The Delhi Police Monday refuted allegations by the family of Raj Bala, the Baba Ramdev supporter who died here Monday, that her death was caused ... Read more...

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Will help Raj Bala’s family: Dikshit


September 26th, 2011 - 10:24 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 26 (IANS) Delhi Chief Minister Shiela Dikshit said her government will help the family of Raj Bala, who died here Monday after suffering a spinal injury in ... Read more...

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Death of Ramdev supporter proves brutality: BJP


September 26th, 2011 - 10:22 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 26 (IANS) Opposition Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) Monday said the death of a 51-year-old woman, injured in police action to break up a meeting of Baba ... Read more...

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Maiden win for Feroz Khan in JK Tyre National Racing


September 17th, 2011 - 9:30 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, Sep 17 (IANS) Young Feroz Khan (HCZ Racing) showcased his racing genes as he recorded his maiden win in the Indian Junior Touring Cars class by also clocking ... Read more...

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Film must talk about violence: Mexican actor


September 9th, 2011 - 12:20 pm ICT by IANS
Mexico City, Sep 9 (IANS/EFE) Mexico's biggest film star, Gael Garcia Bernal, said here that it is necessary to speak about the violence that is occurring in this country through ... Read more...

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