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Judges cannot fix poverty line: Supreme Court


September 3rd, 2012 - 3:38 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 3 (IANS) In a pronouncement of considerable significance that could check the judiciary's overstepping into legislative and governmental functioning, the Supreme Court has said the question of ... Read more...

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Kachroo ragging case: Convicts set free before term


August 18th, 2012 - 2:43 pm ICT by IANS
Shimla, Aug 18 (IANS) The four youths who were convicted of ragging medical student Aman Kachroo to death in a Himachal Pradesh institute are out of the jail before completing ... Read more...

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Air India strike enters 55th day, two more pilots hospitalised


June 30th, 2012 - 6:16 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 30 (IANS) The Air India strike continued for its 55th day Saturday, taking the national carrier's revenue losses to an estimated Rs.605 crore, while two more of ... Read more...

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‘India declined to sell nuclear technology to Iran, Iraq and Libya’


May 30th, 2012 - 3:32 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 30 (IANS) India declined to sell nuclear technology to Iran, Iraq and Libya in the 1980s in spite of being offered "huge" sums of money, said a ... Read more...

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At least 7 Indians killed in Nepal plane crash (Second Lead)


May 14th, 2012 - 1:26 pm ICT by IANS
Kathmandu, May 14 (IANS) At least seven Indians were among those killed when an airplane carrying 21 people crashed on a cliff in western Nepal, less than seven months after ... Read more...

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Mumbaikars’ mixed reactions to Sachin’s Rajya Sabha nomination


April 26th, 2012 - 11:49 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, April 26 (IANS) The reactions of Mumbaikars varied to batting maestro Sachin Tendulkar's nomination to the Rajya Sabha, with some welcoming the move and others critical of ... Read more...

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Apex court clears judge for international court


April 26th, 2012 - 5:24 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 26 (IANS) The Supreme Court Thursday dismissed a challenge to the candidature of one of its judges for appointment to the International Court of Justice (ICJ), saying ... Read more...

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Paralysed man seeks Rs.20 lakh for police lapse


April 7th, 2012 - 7:10 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 7 (IANS) A paralysed man facing domestic violence charges has moved the Delhi High Court for a compensation of Rs.20 lakh and sought action against two police ... Read more...

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‘Deep’ government-army trust deficit: Advani


April 6th, 2012 - 3:47 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 6 (IANS) Veteran Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leader L.K. Advani Friday said the Indian Express report on the government getting spooked by an army movement highlighted ... Read more...

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Supreme Court notices to six Andhra ministers (Second Lead)


March 12th, 2012 - 10:13 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi/Hyderabad, March 12 (IANS) The Supreme Court Monday issued notices to six Andhra Pradesh ministers and nine bureaucrats for their alleged role in issuing orders during the tenure of ... Read more...

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Supreme Court notices to six Andhra ministers (Lead)


March 12th, 2012 - 6:04 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi/Hyderabad, March 12 (IANS) The Supreme Court Monday issued notice to six Andhra Pradesh ministers and 11 bureaucrats for their alleged role in issuing orders during the tenure of ... Read more...

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Supreme Court notice on favours to Jaganmohan’s firms


March 12th, 2012 - 3:01 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 12 (IANS) The Supreme Court Monday issued notice on 26 government orders issued during the tenure of late Andhra Pradesh chief minister Y.S. Rajashekara Reddy to allegedly ... Read more...

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Chikka leads Jasjit by three shots in Samarvir Sahi golf


February 28th, 2012 - 8:51 pm ICT by IANS
Chandigarh, Feb 28 (IANS) S. Chikkrangappa returned to the venue where he lost his All India Amateur title and opened with a round of three-under 68 on the first day ... Read more...

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George Cross theft: Winner’s widow moves Himachal court


February 7th, 2012 - 2:25 pm ICT by IANS
Shimla, Feb 7 (IANS) Perturbed over the failure of the Himachal Pradesh Police in solving the theft of the George Cross awarded to her martyred husband by the British for ... Read more...

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Government’s response sought on national traffic management policy


February 6th, 2012 - 10:14 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 6 (IANS) On a plea for formulating a national policy for traffic management and air pollution checks, in keeping with the 2005 WHO guidelines, the Supreme Court ... Read more...

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Rift in Goa BJP settled: Gadkari


February 5th, 2012 - 5:02 pm ICT by IANS
Panaji, Feb 5 (IANS) The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) still hasn't finalised its chief ministerial candidate for the March 3 polls in Goa, even as party president Nitin Gadkari ... Read more...

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Hopes to retrieve George Cross from Britain dashed


February 4th, 2012 - 11:11 am ICT by IANS
Shimla, Feb 4 (IANS) Hopes to bring back the George Cross awarded to a pre-independence Indian soldier have grown dimmer as the British authorities have turned down the plea of ... Read more...

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Apex court restores Bihar MP’s Lok Sabha membership (Lead)


February 1st, 2012 - 8:16 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 1 (IANS) The Supreme Court Wednesday set aside a Patna High Court order quashing the election of Janata Dal-United (JD-U) Lok Sabha member Mangani Lal Mandal from ... Read more...

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SC restores JD-U MP’s Lok Sabha membership


February 1st, 2012 - 3:04 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 1 (IANS) The Supreme court Wednesaday set aside a Patna High Court order quashing the election of Janata Dal-United (JD-U) Lok Sabha member Manghni Lal Mandal from ... Read more...

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Protect Chenab river from onslaught, say Himachal villagers


January 30th, 2012 - 8:59 pm ICT by IANS
Shimla, Jan 30 (IANS) Residents of Himachal Pradesh's Lahaul Valley Monday knocked on the doors of the union environment and forests ministry, protesting against an upcoming hydropower projects on the ... Read more...

Posted in Environment |

All India Amateurs Golf: Chikka knocked out, Verma enters semis


January 20th, 2012 - 10:14 pm ICT by IANS
Chandigarh, Jan 20 (IANS) There were upsets galore Friday as many of the leading contenders fell by the wayside on a long day when the prequarter and quarterfinal matches were ... Read more...

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Goa BJP hits poll gear without main candidate


January 17th, 2012 - 1:57 pm ICT by IANS
Panaji, Jan 17 (IANS) For the first time in more than a decade, the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) in Goa has stepped into poll gear without projecting its chief ... Read more...

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Hydro project will ruin Himachal river catchment: Report


January 15th, 2012 - 2:57 pm ICT by IANS
Chamba (Himachal Pradesh), Jan 15 (IANS) The Hul hydropower project near this town will ruin five km or one-fourth of the catchment of the Hul stream, a tributary of the ... Read more...

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Ensure not one life is lost in cold, apex court tells states


January 9th, 2012 - 9:38 pm ICT by IANS
Ner Delhi, Jan 9 (IANS) The Supreme Court Monday asked various state governments to take immediate steps to ensure that not one life was lost in the severe and biting ... Read more...

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Vaishno Devi shrine has record 10 million pilgrims


December 28th, 2011 - 7:01 pm ICT by IANS
Jammu, Dec 28 (IANS) The popular pilgrimage to the Vaishnodevi shrine set a new record on Wednesday when it crossed the 10 million mark of visitors, a first in ... Read more...

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Record pilgrims visit Vaishno Devi


December 25th, 2011 - 3:03 pm ICT by IANS
Jammu, Dec 25 (IANS) A record number of 9.9 million pilgrims from India and abroad visited the Hindu shrine of Mata Vaishno Devi in Jammu region this year, an official ... Read more...

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Supreme Court stays Goa information panel order


December 8th, 2011 - 8:31 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Dec 8 (IANS) The Supreme Court Thursday stayed all proceedings arising out of a notice by the Goa information commissioner asking the governor's office to furnish all ... Read more...

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Nepali kingpin of Delhi auto thefts arrested


December 2nd, 2011 - 10:29 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Dec 2 (IANS) A 45-year-old Nepali national, known as king of stolen vehicles receivers, was arrested here for his involvement in more than 100 auto theft cases in ... Read more...

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Chota Cinema Centre - a window for Goan filmmakers


December 1st, 2011 - 1:38 pm ICT by IANS
Panaji, Dec 1 (IANS) The 42nd International Film Festival of India (IFFI) here is not just about international cinema as the spotlight is also on local filmmakers who can showcase ... Read more...

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Order against Naidu: Supreme Court declines to interfere


November 23rd, 2011 - 11:04 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Nov 23 (IANS) The Supreme Court Wednesday declined to interfere in an Andhra Pradesh High Court order directing the CBI and the ED to probe allegations of financial ... Read more...

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New head for insurer’s lobby


November 14th, 2011 - 9:44 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, Nov 14 (IANS) Oriental Insurance Company Ltd's general manager A.K. Bhandari Monday took over as the new chief executive of public sector non-life insurer's lobby General Insurers' (Public Sector) ... Read more...

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Jayalalithaa’s plea against court appearance rejected


November 4th, 2011 - 9:00 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Nov 4 (IANS) The Supreme Court Friday rejected Tamil Nadu Chief Minister J. Jayalalithaa's plea against a Bangalore court order asking her to appear again to answer questions ... Read more...

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Apex court judge withdraws from Jayalalithaa case (Lead)


November 3rd, 2011 - 11:07 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Nov 3 (IANS) The Supreme Court Thursday put off for a day the hearing on Tamil Nadu Chief Minister J. Jayalalithaa's petition, challenging a Bangalore court's order that ... Read more...

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Former MPs still occupy government houses


October 30th, 2011 - 4:38 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Oct 30 (IANS) Despite losing their entitlement, eight former MPs, including Jagdish Tytler and Ajay Singh Chautala, continue to occupy posh government accommodation, a Right to Information ... Read more...

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Maharashtra Open: Mane shoots 65, takes lead


October 26th, 2011 - 8:29 pm ICT by IANS
Pune, Oct 26 (IANS) Udayan Mane of Bangalore blazed the Oxford Golf Club with a stunning six-under 65 and grabbed a two-shot advantage at the midway stage of the Maharashtra ... Read more...

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