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Madhya Pradesh asked to respond to silicosis death report


February 22nd, 2012 - 8:23 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 22 (IANS) The National Human Rights Commission has sought a detailed report on a tribal labourer's death Feb 14 allegedly from silicosis in Panna district of Madhya ... Read more...

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Western Uttar Pradesh backs Mayawati


November 22nd, 2011 - 5:06 pm ICT by IANS
Ghaziabad/Noida, Nov 22 (IANS) Residents of western Uttar Pradesh have overwhelmingly supported Chief Minister Mayawati's move to break up Uttar Pradesh into four states.Ghaziabad Bar Association president Rakesh Tyagi ... Read more...

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Compensation in Sabarimala tragedies still unpaid


February 9th, 2011 - 2:49 pm ICT by IANS
Thiruvananthapuram, Feb 9 (IANS) The opposition Wednesday said in the Kerala assembly that the government was yet to compensate victims in the latest as well as an earlier tragedy at the Sabarimala ... Read more...

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‘Probe blood wastage by Himachal medical college’


October 26th, 2010 - 12:43 am ICT by IANS
Shimla, Oct 25 (IANS) The Himachal Pradesh medical college where student Aman Kachru was allegedly ragged to death is in a controversy again with a Shimla-based NGO alleging the hospital had destroyed ... Read more...

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Punjab, Haryana floods man made disasters: BJP


July 15th, 2010 - 8:51 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 15 (IANS) Emphasising that preventive measures could have saved Punjab and Haryana regions from the ravage of floods, the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) alleged Thursday that the floods ... Read more...

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Congress demands probe into mining lobby, BJP ‘nexus’


June 25th, 2010 - 10:21 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 25 (IANS) Alleging a nexus between the mining lobby and Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leaders in Karnataka, the Congress Friday sought a probe into the matter and said ... Read more...

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Punjab minister upset after permission refused to visit UAE


May 24th, 2010 - 4:23 pm ICT by IANS
Chandigarh, May 24 (IANS) The refusal of the central government to allow Punjab's Non-Resident Indian (NRI) Affairs and Public Relations Minister Sewa Singh Sekhwan to visit the United Arab Emirates (UAE) has ... Read more...

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B.Ed, M.Ed paper leaks blot on Agra’s image: academics


May 17th, 2010 - 4:11 pm ICT by IANS
Agra, May 17 (IANS) First the B.Ed entrance test paper leak was traced to an employee of a publisher here and then the M.Ed question paper was also leaked. Dismayed academic and ... Read more...

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Director Balakumar’s ‘Yathumagi’ dull fare (Tamil Movie Review)


March 14th, 2010 - 7:54 pm ICT by IANS
Film: "Yathumagi"; Cast: Sachin, Sunaina, Azhagan Thamizhmani, Riyaz Khan; Director: Balakumar; Music Director: James Vasanthan; Rating: * and 1/2 A lingering, soft romantic story has been told in a lacklustre manner in 'Yathumagi', ... Read more...

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SGPC, Akal Takht condemns beheading of Sikh youths by Taliban in Pakistan


February 22nd, 2010 - 3:56 pm ICT by ANI
Amritsar, Feb.22 (ANI): The Shiromani Gurdwara Prabandhak Committee (SGPC), the highest decision-making body of Sikhs has severely condemned the beheading of two Sikh youths is Peshawar, Pakistan, and has asked the ... Read more...

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BJP criticizes Centre for its callous attitude on beheading of Sikhs


February 22nd, 2010 - 1:02 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Feb 22 (ANI): The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) has severely condemned the beheading of two Sikh youths in Peshawar and criticized the Centre for its coldhearted attitude for not ... Read more...

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Achuthanandan attacks Tharoor for late arrival


November 24th, 2009 - 9:16 pm ICT by IANS
Thiruvananthapuram, Nov 24 (IANS) Union Minister of State for External Affairs Shashi Tharoor came in for some criticism from Kerala Chief Minister V.S. Achuthanandan Tuesday for being a "habitual latecomer" at ... Read more...

Posted in Politics |

Court pulls up MCD for indoor basketball stadium


October 21st, 2009 - 9:08 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Oct 21 (IANS) Delhi High Court Wednesday pulled up the Municipal Corporation of Delhi (MCD) for constructing an indoor basketball stadium in a park in central Delhi for the 2010 ... Read more...

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Minor mother moves court, seeks damages from cops


October 14th, 2009 - 9:42 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Oct 14 (IANS) A 13-year-old girl, who became a mother a month back, has approached the Delhi High Court demanding compensation from Delhi Police after it failed to trace her ... Read more...

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BJP gives Rs.1 lakh to slain cop’s widow


October 9th, 2009 - 6:12 pm ICT by IANS
Ranchi, Oct 9 (IANS) The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP)'s Jharkhand unit Friday handed over a cheque of Rs.1 lakh to the widow of Induwar Francis, a police officer beheaded by Maoists, ... Read more...

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All hopes lost, search for drowned Bangalore boy called off


September 18th, 2009 - 7:12 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore, Sep 18 (IANS) The search operation to find the body of an 18-month-old boy who was washed away in a flooded drain here was called off after three long days Friday, ... Read more...

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Search on for body of drowned Bangalore boy


September 17th, 2009 - 6:51 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore, Sep 17 (IANS) More than 24 hours after an 18-month-old boy was washed away in a flooded drain here, his body has not been found and the search operation has shifted ... Read more...

Posted in Environment |

Assam shuts down against acquittal in murder case


July 30th, 2009 - 2:09 pm ICT by IANS
Guwahati, July 30 (IANS) A dawn-to-dusk general strike called by political and rights groups against the acquittal of a surrendered militant in the 1996 murder of a journalist brought life to a ... Read more...

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Delhi government schools: one counsellor for 9,000 students


June 17th, 2009 - 10:59 am ICT by IANS
By Nihar Thadani New Delhi, June 17 (IANS) Be it coping with exam stress, getting career advice or just a pat on the back, students in schools run by the Delhi government ... Read more...

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Stand-off between rival Malayalam film bodies continues


May 1st, 2009 - 8:05 pm ICT by IANS
Kochi, May 1 (IANS) The tussle between two rival trade unions in the Malayalam film industry seems to have entered a deadlock over revised wages as both the bodies made it clear ... Read more...

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Director Chandran presents Suresh Gopi in a double role


April 30th, 2009 - 9:11 pm ICT by IANS
Thiruvananthapuram, April 30 (IANS) National Award winning Malayalam filmmaker T.V. Chandran, known for off beat films, Thursday screened his 13th film "Bhoomi Malayalam" that has action star Suresh Gopi in a double ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Malayalam film body threatens to go on strike


April 29th, 2009 - 9:36 pm ICT by IANS
Thiruvananthapuram, April 29 (IANS) A Malayalam film technicians' body Wednesday threatened to go on strike to protest what they call the "callous attitude" of the movie producers association on discussion of workers ... Read more...

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Pakistani government fiddling as NWFP burns: Amnesty International


April 24th, 2009 - 3:42 pm ICT by ANI
Peshawar, Apr.24 (ANI): Concerned at the plight of thousands of people who are at the mercy of the 'abusive and repressive' Taliban in the NWFP's Buner district following the insurgent's invasion ... Read more...

Posted in South Asia |

Child not neglected after doctor’s suspension: AIIMS tells court


April 1st, 2009 - 8:32 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 1 (IANS) The All India Institute of Medical Sciences (AIIMS) Wednesday told the Delhi High Court that an ailing month-old child admitted under the supervision of a doctor suspended ... Read more...

Posted in Health |

AIIMS pulled up for negligence in treating child


March 31st, 2009 - 10:09 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 31 (IANS) The Delhi High Court Tuesday criticised the All India Institute of Medical Sciences (AIIMS) for its callous attitude in treating patients and asked the hospital administration to ... Read more...

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Concerned Pak PM says US drone attacks won’t be allowed in Balochistan


March 29th, 2009 - 11:48 am ICT by ANI
Islamabad, Mar 29 (ANI): Pakistani Prime Minister Yousuf Raza Gilani has expressed concern over reports of possible US drone attacks in Balochistan, and said such attacks will not be allowed.Addressing a ... Read more...

Posted in South Asia |

Work overtime to end child labour, court tells Delhi


March 25th, 2009 - 9:37 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 25 (IANS) The Delhi High Court Wednesday asked the state government to rehabilitate rescued child labour and pulled it up for its callous attitude towards them. A division bench headed ... Read more...

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Kerala Muslim bodies protest delay in land for AMU centre


March 3rd, 2009 - 7:34 pm ICT by IANS
Thiruvananthapuram, March 3 (IANS) Activists from a dozen Muslim organisations in Kerala staged a protest in front of the state secretariat Tuesday to protest the "callous attitude" of the state government in ... Read more...

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Celina Jaitley alleges rude behaviour at Delhi airport


February 16th, 2009 - 5:47 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Feb 16 (IANS) Celina Jaitley says she had a harrowing experience with the airport authorities in New Delhi when she was going through the security check for her morning flight to ... Read more...

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Kerala’s Smart City project is unlikely to materialise: UDF


January 19th, 2009 - 7:36 pm ICT by IANS
Thiruvananthapuram, Jan 19 (IANS) The Congress-led United Democratic Front (UDF) Monday expressed fears that the much talked about Rs.15 billion "Smart City" project proposed in Kochi is unlikely to materialise. "Things have ... Read more...

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Court pulls up Delhi government on rising road deaths


January 18th, 2009 - 5:08 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 18 (IANS) The Delhi High Court has pulled up the Delhi government for its callous attitude towards the increasing deaths on the capital's roads due to "killer" blueline buses.A ... Read more...

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500 days of struggle, and continuing, in Kerala


December 16th, 2008 - 1:53 pm ICT by IANS
Pathanamthitta (Kerala), Dec 16 (IANS) With Tuesday dawning, the struggle of close to 5,000 landless tribals continues and reaches the 500 day mark at a rubber estate in Chengara near here.Since August ... Read more...

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Delhi High Court pulls up municipal council for callousness


December 1st, 2008 - 11:02 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Dec 1 (IANS) The Delhi High Court Monday pulled up New Delhi Municipal Council (NDMC) for its "callous attitude" towards a land acquisition case pending for over 30 years and ... Read more...

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UPA has orchestrated crash landing of aviation sector: BJP


October 17th, 2008 - 7:49 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Oct.17 (ANI): The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) on Friday charged the United Progressive Alliance (UPA) Government with orchestrating the "crash landing" of the country''s aviation sector, and suggested that ... Read more...

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Former MP C. Ramchandraiah joins Chiranjeevi’s party


September 13th, 2008 - 6:29 pm ICT by IANS
Hyderabad, Sep 13 (IANS) Former MP C. Ramchandraiah, who quit the Telugu Desam Party (TDP) in July, Saturday joined the newly-floated Prajya Rajyam of Telugu superstar-turned-politician Chiranjeevi.He said he was not joining ... Read more...

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