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Tension within the ranks haunt UDF and LDF too (Kerala Newsletter)


August 17th, 2012 - 12:35 pm ICT by IANS
Thiruvananthapuram, Aug 17 (IANS) Oommen Chandy vs Ramesh Chennithala; V.S. Achuthanandan vs Pinayari Vijayan. The more things change, the more they remain the same in Kerala politics, with an uneasy ... Read more...

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Centre opposes plea for stay on Italian Marines’ trial


August 8th, 2012 - 10:45 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 8 (IANS) The central government Wednesday opposed a plea seeking suspension of the trial of two Italian Marines accused of killing two Indian fishermen after allegedly ... Read more...

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India shocked at killing of 2 Indians in Nigeria, demands probe (Lead)


July 26th, 2012 - 10:30 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 26 (IANS) India Thursday strongly condemned the brutal murder of two Indians in Nigeria and demanded a thorough probe into the gruesome incident.The two Indians were murdered ... Read more...

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Kerala CPI-M leader held for ex-colleague’s murder (Lead)


June 29th, 2012 - 8:19 pm ICT by IANS
Kozhikode (Kerala), June 29 (IANS) Marxist leader P. Mohanan was arrested Friday for his alleged involvement in the murder of former party colleague T.P. Chandrasekharan, sparking violence by his supporters, ... Read more...

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Kerala CPI-M leader nabbed for former colleague’s murder


June 29th, 2012 - 2:06 pm ICT by IANS
Kozhikode (Kerala), June 29 (IANS) Senior Communist Party of India-Marxist (CPI-M) leader P. Mohanan was arrested Friday for his alleged involvement in the murder of former party colleague T.P. ... Read more...

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Crucial five day Kerala CPI-M party meeting starts Sunday


June 16th, 2012 - 7:42 pm ICT by IANS
Thiruvananthapuram, June 16 (IANS) The five-day meet of the Kerala unit of the Communist Party of India-Marxist (CPI-M) starts here Sunday.Five politburo members, including party general secretary Prakash Karat, will ... Read more...

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Murder of ex-party colleague comes to haunt Kerala CPI-M (News Analysis)


May 20th, 2012 - 5:21 pm ICT by IANS
Thiruvananthapuram, May 20 (IANS) The Communist Party of India Marxist (CPI M), which raises a lot of hue and cry over the killings of its cadres in West Bengal, is ... Read more...

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No compromise in probe into Left leader’s murder: Chandy


May 10th, 2012 - 6:32 pm ICT by IANS
Thiruvananthapuram, May 10 (IANS) There would be no compromises in the investigation into the brutal murder of former Communist Party of India-Marxist (CPI-M) leader T.P. Chandrasekharan, Kerala Chief Minister ... Read more...

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Former CPI-M leader killed in Kerala (Lead)


May 5th, 2012 - 9:18 pm ICT by IANS
Kozhikode, May 5 (IANS) The Kerala Police Saturday took into custody half-a-dozen suspects who are believed to be involved in the brutal murder of a former firebrand leader of the ... Read more...

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Horrible week for Karnataka students: Girl made to beg, two dead


March 28th, 2012 - 6:22 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore, March 28 (IANS) A father forced his daughter to beg on streets for not studying well, another girl committed suicide as a question paper leak led to an exam ... Read more...

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Headless body case: Three arrested


March 22nd, 2012 - 10:31 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 22 (IANS) Three people allegedly involved in the brutal murder of a woman, whose headless body was found near a Metro station here, have been arrested, police ... Read more...

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Pune rape, murder accused awarded death penalty (Lead)


March 20th, 2012 - 10:14 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, March 20 (IANS) A city court Tuesday awarded death sentences to two men convicted in the 2007 rape and murder of a 23-year-old BPO employee, prosecutors said.Investigating officer Rajendra ... Read more...

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Police officer’s murder: Inspector transferred


March 11th, 2012 - 9:59 pm ICT by IANS
Bhopal, March 11 (IANS) A police inspector was Sunday shifted out of Bamore police station in Morena district, three days after the brutal murder of sub-divisional police officer Narendra Kumar ... Read more...

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Delhi man arrested for murdering friend


March 2nd, 2012 - 11:36 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 2 (IANS) A 22-year-old man was arrested for the brutal murder of a friend for his car and jewellery in 2011, police said Friday.Sanjay Bhattacharya, the mastermind ... Read more...

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Bengal: Intellectuals protest killing of CPI-M leaders


February 24th, 2012 - 11:42 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Feb 24 (IANS) Expressing shock at the "brutal murder" of two Communist Party of India-Marxist (CPI-M) leaders in West Bengal, a group of leading scholars and intellectuals ... Read more...

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STF to probe murder of senior scribe, family


February 19th, 2012 - 7:04 pm ICT by IANS
Bhopal, Feb 19 (IANS) The brutal murder of a journalist and his family will be investigated by the Special Task Force (STF), Madhya Pradesh police chief S.K. Raut said Sunday.Senior ... Read more...

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Ghana: Missing toddler found dead after ‘witchcraft murder’


December 14th, 2011 - 6:17 pm ICT by BNO News
KUMASI, GHANA (BNO NEWS) -- Police in south-central Ghana have discovered the body of a toddler who went missing late last week while visiting a hairdresser, local media reported on Wednesday. She ... Read more...

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Nun’s murder: Seven detained, police officer suspended


November 18th, 2011 - 7:19 pm ICT by IANS
Ranchi, Nov 18 (IANS) Seven people have been detained and a police officer has been suspended in the brutal murder of nun-cum-activist Valsha John in Jharkhand's Pakur district, police said ... Read more...

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Hindu doctors’ murder a sad day for Pakistan: Imran Khan


November 11th, 2011 - 3:58 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, Nov 11 (IANS) Cricketer-turned-politician Imran Khan has strongly condemned the killing of Hindu doctors by armed assailants in Pakistan's Sindh province.Four Hindu doctors were attacked near Shikarpur district ... Read more...

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Pakistan rights groups to rally against Hindu killings


November 10th, 2011 - 5:43 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, Nov 10 (IANS) Civil society and human rights organisations of Pakistan will stage a rally Monday in Hyderabad city of Sindh province in protest against the killing of four ... Read more...

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Knox flies home after acquittal in murder case


October 4th, 2011 - 9:20 pm ICT by IANS
Rome, Oct 4 (IANS/AKI) US college student Amanda Knox flew home to Seattle Tuesday after being cleared of murdering her flatmate Meredith Kercher in Perugia.Kercher was found semi-naked with ... Read more...

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Man flirts with girl after killing fiancee


September 21st, 2011 - 10:05 pm ICT by IANS
London, Sep 21 (IANS) A sex-crazed man in Britain was seeking to romance a 15-year-old schoolgirl just hours after he had butchered his fiancee, a media report said Wednesday.After stuffing ... Read more...

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Why shouldn’t you get death, apex court asks killer of five


September 3rd, 2011 - 10:09 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 3 (IANS) An alcoholic man, who killed his wife and four children with an axe, has been asked by the Supreme Court why the life sentence given ... Read more...

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Killing of wife by husband stuns Indo-Canadian community


August 4th, 2011 - 3:37 pm ICT by IANS
Vancouver, Aug 4 (IANS) The daylight murder of a young Indo-Canadian woman by her husband in the city suburb of Surrey last week has shamed and shocked the community which ... Read more...

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They deserved death penalty: Grover’s father


July 1st, 2011 - 4:03 pm ICT by IANS
Kanpur, July 1 (IANS) Amarnath Grover, father of slain television executive Neeraj Grover, Friday said the sentence pronounced by a Mumbai court for an ex-navy officer and Kannada actress in ... Read more...

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BSP government interfering in police’s work: BJP


June 18th, 2011 - 1:17 am ICT by IANS
Lucknow, June 17 (IANS) Accusing Uttar Pradesh's ruling Bahujan Samaj Party (BSP) of providing "political patronage" to policemen, the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) Friday said there would be no ... Read more...

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Uma Bharti to stage first sit-in as BJP leader Saturday


June 17th, 2011 - 5:48 pm ICT by IANS
Lucknow, June 17 (IANS) Days after rejoining the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP), Uma Bharti will stage her first demonstration against the Mayawati government in Uttar Pradesh's Lakhimpur-Kheri district Saturday, ... Read more...

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Chennai Press Club condemns journalist’s murder


June 11th, 2011 - 8:48 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, June 11 (IANS) The Chennai Press Club Saturday condemned the murder of senior crime journalist Jyotindra Dey of Mumbai-based eveninger Mid Day earlier in the day.Dey was shot dead ... Read more...

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Don’t blame ISI for Shahzad murder: Minister


June 6th, 2011 - 6:41 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, June 6 (IANS) A Pakistani minister has said that the Inter-Services Intelligence (ISI) agency should not be blamed for the murder of leading journalist Saleem Shahzad.Without naming ISI, Minister ... Read more...

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Bihar government orders CBI probe into doctor’s lynching


June 6th, 2011 - 1:40 pm ICT by IANS
Patna, June 6 (IANS) Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar has recommended a Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) probe into the brutal murder of a doctor by jail inmates last week, ... Read more...

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Rights panel seeks report on doctor’s murder in Bihar jail


June 4th, 2011 - 12:51 pm ICT by IANS
Patna, June 4 (IANS) The National Human Rights Commission (NHRC) has sought a report from the Bihar government over the brutal murder of a doctor by jail inmates last week ... Read more...

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Save the Hindon river, say activists (With image)


June 3rd, 2011 - 1:23 am ICT by IANS
Ghaziabad, June 2 (IANS) Environmentalists, social activists and members of various organisations took out a march here Thursday to oppose the construction of a bridge over an artificial embankment on ... Read more...

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Bridge on Hindon river a disaster, say activists


June 1st, 2011 - 1:53 pm ICT by IANS
Ghaziabad, June 1 (IANS) Calling the proposed third bridge over Hindon river here an "environmental disaster", activists have pointed out that the artificial embankment erected for it could be damaged ... Read more...

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Anger grows over Pakistani journalist’s murder


June 1st, 2011 - 1:38 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, June 1 (IANS) Twitter is abuzz with the brutal murder of Pakistani journalist Syed Saleem Shahzad, with one user asking the UN to impose sanctions against the ISI ... Read more...

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Shahzad was killed for reporting truth: Pakistani daily


June 1st, 2011 - 1:25 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, June 1 (IANS) Pakistani journalist Syed Saleem Shahzad, thought to have been picked up by the ISI and later found tortured and murdered, "paid the price for reporting the ... Read more...

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