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Meghalaya minister fined Rs.1,000 for illegal parking

December 15th, 2011 - 9:33 pm ICT by IANS
Shillong, Dec 15 (IANS) A Meghalaya minister was Thursday fined Rs.1,000 for illegally parking his vehicle at the busy Khyndai Lad area of the city.Saleng A. Sangma, the youngest cabinet ... Read more...

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Two fake CBI officers nabbed in Mumbai

August 30th, 2011 - 11:51 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Aug 30 (IANS) Two men posing as CBI officers and extorting money from Bollywood personalities and industrialists have been arrested by the Central Bureau of Investigation, an official said ... Read more...

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Bengal minister accused of violating poll code

March 4th, 2011 - 1:39 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, March 4 (IANS) West Bengal Tourism Minister Manab Mukherjee is under the scanner for violating the model code of conduct enforced after the announcement of assembly polls, an election ... Read more...

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Chhattisgarh ministers violated poll code: Congress

January 22nd, 2011 - 11:24 pm ICT by IANS
Raipur, Jan 22 (IANS) The Congress' Chhattisgarh unit Saturday filed a complaint against two senior ministers of the ruling Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) for violating the model code of conduct imposed ... Read more...

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Robbers driving around in red beacon car arrested

January 4th, 2011 - 1:41 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 3 (IANS) Two robbers who used to drive around in luxury cars with fitted police sirens and a red beacon while committing their crimes have been arrested,police said Monday.Vishal ... Read more...

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Manpreet Badal to launch awareness campaign

November 14th, 2010 - 11:21 pm ICT by IANS
Amritsar, Nov 14 (IANS) Punjab's sacked finance minister Manpreet Singh Badal, a nephew of Chief Minister Parkash Singh Badal, Sunday announced the launch of a "Jago Punjab Yatra" to create awareness on ... Read more...

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Gang of inter-state robbers busted

May 13th, 2010 - 9:29 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 13 (IANS) Delhi Police said Thursday they had busted an inter-state gang of robbers who used red beacon light on their cars to get past checkpoints and one of ... Read more...

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Man held for impersonating as top official

February 10th, 2010 - 10:56 pm ICT by IANS
Greater Noida, Feb 10 (IANS) A man was arrested here Wednesday for impersonating as a top government official and for driving around in a car with a red beacon, which he claimed ... Read more...

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Lahore church holds special prayers on Pakistan Day

March 23rd, 2009 - 8:00 pm ICT by ANI
Lahore, Mar.23 (ANI): The Cathedral Church here held special prayers on Monday on the occasion of Pakistan Day. The Bishop of Lahore, Dr Alexander John Malik, prayed for the solidarity, progress and ... Read more...

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Man posing as UN representative held in Agra

February 12th, 2009 - 2:17 pm ICT by IANS
Agra, Feb 12 (IANS) A man who was allegedly driving around this city of the Taj Mahal in a car with fake UN number plates was taken into custody Wednesday by the ... Read more...

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Congress gets reality check from the grassroots

February 10th, 2009 - 11:37 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 10 (IANS) Ahead of the make-or-break Lok Sabha elections, Congress president Sonia Gandhi is battling with grassroot anger within a party eager to retain power for another five years. As ... Read more...

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Chief Minister catches errant officers

February 2nd, 2009 - 8:21 pm ICT by IANS
Bhopal, Feb 2 (IANS) A police officer extorting money and a revenue official using a beacon light on his private car have been suspended after being trapped by Madhya Pradesh Chief Minister ... Read more...

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Goa education minister’s son surrenders in rape case

November 4th, 2008 - 3:52 pm ICT by IANS
Panaji, Nov 4 (IANS) Goa Education Minister Atanasio Monserrate's son Rohit, charged with raping a 14-year-old German girl, surrendered to the police Tuesday.Rohit surrendered before the Calangute police a few hours before ... Read more...

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