Four held for sending Nepali women to Gulf on fake papers

August 29th, 2012 - 9:53 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 29 (IANS) Four people, three Nepali nationals and an Indian, have been arrested in the capital for sending women from Nepal to Gulf countries on fake passports ... Read more...

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Eight arrested for moral policing in Karnataka

July 29th, 2012 - 3:06 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore, July 29 (IANS) Eight activists of the Hindu Jagarana Vedike were arrested in Karnataka for allegedly beating up five girls and eight boys at a weekend party on Mangalore's ... Read more...

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32 hockey players named for central contracts

June 8th, 2012 - 4:42 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 8 (IANS) Hockey India (HI) Friday announced a list of 32 senior men core probables who will be awarded with central contracts for the 2012-13 season.The ... Read more...

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Hang Afzal call grows loud, nation remembers ‘martyrs’ (Roundup)

December 13th, 2011 - 9:17 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Dec 13 (IANS) The government Tuesday put the onus on President Pratibha Patil for a final decision on parliament attack convict Afzal Guru's hanging as the nation ... Read more...

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Parliament attack recalled, families want Afzal hanged

December 13th, 2011 - 7:01 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Dec 13 (IANS) The nation Tuesday paid homage to the martyrs of the Parliament House terrorist strike 10 years ago that led to a flare-up on the ... Read more...

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Gurjinder to lead India juniors in Sultan Johor Cup

October 18th, 2011 - 6:13 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Oct 18 (IANS) Defender Gurjinder Singh will lead India juniors in the six-nation Sultan Johor Cup hockey at Johor Bahru, Malaysia Nov 5-12.Australia, South Korea, Malaysia, New ... Read more...

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Two injured while celebrating Team India’s victory

March 31st, 2011 - 12:48 pm ICT by IANS
Etah (Uttar Pradesh), March 31 (IANS) Two people were critically injured when revellers fired shots in the air to celebrate India's victory over Pakistan in the semifinal match in ... Read more...

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Violence after car in minister’s fleet injures student

February 25th, 2011 - 11:12 pm ICT by IANS
Chitrakoot (Uttar Pradesh), Feb 25 (IANS) At least eight policemen were injured when a mob here fought pitched battles with police after a student was knocked down and seriously injured by a ... Read more...

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Bihar legislator killing: Husband backs accused

February 8th, 2011 - 4:21 pm ICT by IANS
Patna, Feb 8 (IANS) Ashok Pathak, the husband of a school teacher who stabbed to death Bihar's BJP legislator Raj Kishore Kesri for allegedly exploiting her sexually, Tuesday said she ... Read more...

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Court orders Hiranandanis to appear before it next month

January 18th, 2011 - 11:23 pm ICT by IANS
Pune, Jan 18 (IANS) A local court here Tuesday asked three members of the realty major Hiranandani family to appear before it Feb 22 on a complaint alleging the environmental clearance to ... Read more...

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Two hurt in roof collapse during MCD demolition

January 5th, 2011 - 11:14 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 5 (IANS) Two siblings were injured Wednesday when part of a building's ceiling fell on them while it was being demolished by the Municipal Corporation of Delhi (MCD) in ... Read more...

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Indian-owned jeweller’s shop burgled in Britain

June 16th, 2010 - 4:51 pm ICT by IANS
Leicester (Britain), June 16 (IANS) In the second such incident within a week, an Indian-owned jewellery shop in the city's Belgrave Road was robbed of goods worth thousands of pounds, a media ... Read more...

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‘Australian attacks on Indians, Nepalis not racist’

February 8th, 2010 - 1:20 pm ICT by IANS
By Sudeshna Sarkar Kathmandu, Feb 8 (IANS) With Australia reporting the first attack on a Nepali student after a series of assaults on Indians, an education consultant in Nepal says the incidents should ... Read more...

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Man looted of Rs.3.5 lakh, killed in Gujarat

February 1st, 2010 - 5:10 pm ICT by IANS
Ahmedabad, Feb 1 (IANS) A petrol pump cashier was looted and shot dead by motorcycle-borne assailants in Gujarat Chief Minister Narendra Modi's constituency of Maninagar here Monday. Bipin Thakkar was on his ... Read more...

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Do not rule out use of armed forces against Naxals (Part - II)

October 14th, 2009 - 2:31 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Oct 14 (ANI): It was the idea of General Bipin Chandra Joshi to raise the Rashtriya Rifles to fight insurgency in Jammu and Kashmir. Initially, the plan was to ... Read more...

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Mammootty in Vinoo Anand’s next

August 25th, 2009 - 6:10 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
Megastar Mammootty will be seen in director Vinoo Anand's (of Oruvan and Heartbeats fame) new film. Produced by M. K. Nazar under the banner of Good Line and scripted by Bipin Chandran, ... Read more...

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Officials charged with embezzling employment scheme funds

August 24th, 2009 - 11:30 pm ICT by IANS
Ranchi, Aug 24 (IANS) A case has been filed against 11 people, including government officials, for embezzling funds meant for the National Rural Employment Guarantee Scheme in Jharkhand's Jamshedpur district, an ... Read more...

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Prem Kumar’s Sundarimukku

April 10th, 2009 - 10:35 am ICT by Sampurn Wire
Making his comeback with Bipin Prabhakar's Samasathakeralam, noted Malayalam actor Prem Kumar has also earned a pivotal role in a flick titled Sundarimukku which is to be directed by K.M. Raj. The ... Read more...

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Humidity Measurement Seminar to be held in Mumbai on April 3

March 30th, 2009 - 9:03 pm ICT by ANI
Mumbai, Mar 30 (ANI/Business Wire India): Jupiter Electronics, a leader in process control instruments and marketing pressure, temperature, humidity and air velocity sensors and transmitters will conduct a seminar on 'Humidity Measurement ... Read more...

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Currency to grace theatres on 14th of April

March 26th, 2009 - 1:59 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
Debutant director Swathi Bhaskar's flick Currency is all set to hit the theatres on 14th of April. The film is being produced under the banner of Indo-star Movie Magic and stars Jayasuriya ... Read more...

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‘Saas, Bahu Aur Sensex’ songs uninteresting (IANS Music Review)

September 17th, 2008 - 10:22 am ICT by IANS
Film: "Saas, Bahu Aur Sensex"; Music Director: Randolph Correa, Bipin Panchal, Blaaze; Lyricist: Blaaze, Raqeeb Alam, Shona Urvashi; Singers: Monica, Javed Ali, Krishna Buerra, Blaaze; Rating: *1/2Despite a variety of composers, singers ... Read more...

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