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CBI raids 19 places in Jharkhand Rajya Sabha poll case


June 13th, 2012 - 1:16 pm ICT by IANS
Ranchi, June 13 (IANS) The Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) Wednesday conducted searches at 19 places, including houses of two legislators, in connection with horse trading linked to the ... Read more...

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CBI searches JMM legislator Sita Soren’s house


May 22nd, 2012 - 7:25 pm ICT by IANS
Ranchi, May 22 (IANS) The CBI Tuesday searched the house of Sita Soren, a Jharkhand Mukti Morcha legislator and daughter-in-law of party leader Shibu Soren, official sources said. The agency ... Read more...

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Horse trading: Premises of 14 Jharkhand MLAs raided


May 18th, 2012 - 1:45 pm ICT by IANS
Ranchi, May 18 (IANS) The Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) Friday conducted raids at the premises of 14 Jharkhand legislators, including Labour Minister Chandra Prakash Chaudhary, as part of its ... Read more...

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Sunny Deol didn’t need my help: Ravi Kishan


May 14th, 2012 - 2:28 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, May 14 (IANS) Bhojpuri superstar Ravi Kishan, who shares screen space with Sunny Deol in "Mohalla Assi", set on the ghats of Varanasi, says a star like Sunny didn't ... Read more...

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Jharkhand CM survives nasty chopper crash (Evening Lead)


May 9th, 2012 - 10:02 pm ICT by IANS
Ranchi, May 9 (IANS) Jharkhand Chief Minister Arjun Munda suffered multiple injuries Wednesday when the helicopter in which he was travelling with his wife developed a technical snag and ... Read more...

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Munda injured after chopper crash lands (Second Lead)


May 9th, 2012 - 6:27 pm ICT by IANS
Ranchi, May 9 (IANS) Jharkhand Chief Minister Arjun Munda suffered multiple injuries Wednesday when the chopper in which he was travelling with his wife developed a technical snag and ... Read more...

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‘Chak De!’ girl Seema Azmi now TV show narrator (With Images)


February 26th, 2012 - 8:44 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Feb 26 (IANS) Her family was against her joining showbiz, but Delhi girl Seema Azmi is determined to carve a niche. After playing hockey player Rani Dispotta from ... Read more...

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Rs.200 crore invested by Koda in Sweden traced, court told (Lead)


January 24th, 2012 - 8:09 pm ICT by IANS
Ranchi, Jan 24 (IANS) A Rs.200 crore investment of jailed former chief minister Madhu Koda and his associates in Sweden has been located, the Enforcement Directorate (ED) told the Jharkhand ... Read more...

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PLA regrouping process begins in Nepal


November 19th, 2011 - 12:25 am ICT by IANS
Kathmandu, Nov 18 (IANS) The regrouping process of the People's Liberation Army (PLA) began in Nepal Friday.The PLA was the military arm of the Unified Communist Party of Nepal-Maoist (UCPN-M) ... Read more...

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JMM, AJSU legislators unhappy with Munda government


October 17th, 2011 - 3:46 pm ICT by IANS
Ranchi, Oct 17 (IANS) Discontent is brewing in the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP)-led government in Jharkhand, with legislators of two key alliance partners complaining of being sidelined and even ... Read more...

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Nepal’s new Maoist PM sworn-in amid growing challenges


August 29th, 2011 - 3:45 pm ICT by IANS
Kathmandu, Aug 29 (IANS) Despite commanding widespread respect for his financial acumen and clean image, Nepal's newly-elected Maoist Prime Minister Baburam Bhattarai faces daunting challenges as he assumed office Monday ... Read more...

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Jayalalithaa reshuffles bureaucracy, transfers 42 officials


May 20th, 2011 - 4:04 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, May 20 (IANS) Tamil Nadu's newly-elected government headed by J. Jayalalithaa Friday transferred 42 Indian Administrative Service (IAS) officials in a major reshuffle of the state's bureaucracy.The government also ... Read more...

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Three held with peacock carcasses


May 10th, 2011 - 2:02 pm ICT by IANS
Lucknow, May 10 (IANS) Three men have been held with peacock carcasses in Bahraich district of Uttar Pradesh, police said Tuesday, revealing that the birds were killed for their flesh. ... Read more...

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Man held for killing 3-year-old niece


March 26th, 2011 - 8:55 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 26 (IANS) A man, who killed his three-year-old niece here after thrashing her and throwing her on the ground following an argument with her mother, has been ... Read more...

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Chinese labourers in Jharkhand factory: probe ordered


March 11th, 2011 - 7:09 pm ICT by IANS
Ranchi, March 11 (IANS) The Jharkhand government Friday said it would probe the visas of Chinese labourers working in a private steel factory in the state's Bokaro district."We will probe ... Read more...

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Nepal Maoists deny getting arms training in India


December 31st, 2010 - 3:37 pm ICT by IANS
Kathmandu, Dec 31 (IANS) Though calling India their arch enemy and accusing it of preventing them from coming to power, Nepal's opposition Maoist party however rallied behind the neighbouring country Friday, refuting ... Read more...

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Case against Sen fraudulent, says Maoist MP from Nepal


December 24th, 2010 - 6:09 pm ICT by IANS
Kathmandu, Dec 24 (IANS) Reacting in stunned disbelief to the news that Indian rights activist Binayak Sen had been slapped with life imprisonment by an Indian court Friday for "sedition" and "conspiracy", ... Read more...

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Rahul backs plea for CBI probe into official’s murder


November 17th, 2010 - 12:10 am ICT by IANS
Amethi, Nov 16 (IANS) Calling on the widow of a slain revenue official, Ram Kumar Yadav, allegedly killed by a ruling Bahujan Samaj Party (BSP) lawmaker in Uttar Pradesh, Congress general ... Read more...

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Dacoits loot gold worth over Rs.1 crore (Lead)


October 30th, 2010 - 11:38 pm ICT by IANS
Ghaziabad, Oct 30 (IANS) About a dozen armed dacoits looted cash, mobile phones and jewellery worth over Rs.1 crore from a finance company in Ghaziabad Saturday, police said.The incident took place around ... Read more...

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Nepal’s diplomatic scale tilts towards China (Lead)


October 21st, 2010 - 4:28 pm ICT by IANS
By Sudeshna Sarkar Kathmandu, Oct 21 (IANS) Nepal's diplomatic scale continues to tilt towards Beijing with an unending procession of high-level visits to the Middle Kingdom despite ruling parties and the opposition ... Read more...

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China scale gets heavier in Nepal


October 21st, 2010 - 2:12 pm ICT by IANS
By Sudeshna Sarkar Kathmandu, Oct 21 (IANS) Despite Nepal's ruling parties and the opposition Maoists saying they want to keep equidistance from their two neighbours, India and China, the China scale has begun ... Read more...

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Jharkhand CM expands cabinet, inducts nine ministers


October 8th, 2010 - 9:35 pm ICT by ANI
Ranchi, Oct.8 (ANI): Jharkhand Chief Minister Arjun Munda expanded his cabinet on Friday by inducting nine new ministers.The ministers took oath of office and secrecy before Jharkhand Governor M O H ... Read more...

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Munda expands cabinet, inducts nine ministers


October 8th, 2010 - 3:17 pm ICT by IANS
Ranchi, Oct 8 (IANS) Jharkhand Chief Minister Arjun Munda Friday expanded his cabinet by inducting nine more ministers nearly a month after he assumed office.The new ministers were administered oath of office ... Read more...

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Mayawati honours policemen on I-Day


August 15th, 2010 - 4:25 pm ICT by IANS
Lucknow, Aug 15 (IANS) Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Mayawati hoisted the tricolour here Sunday to mark India's 64th Independence Day and honoured three policemen for meritorious services. At the main function in front ... Read more...

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CBI probe ordered against Koda in assets case


August 4th, 2010 - 7:04 pm ICT by IANS
Ranchi, Aug 4 (IANS) The Jharkhand High Court Wednesday ordered a Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) probe against former chief minister Madhu Koda and six ex-ministers for amassing assets more than their ... Read more...

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Nepal army, Maoist fighters begin fresh sabre-rattling


August 4th, 2010 - 3:02 pm ICT by IANS
By Sudeshna Sarkar Kathmandu, Aug 4 (IANS) Four years after a peace agreement ended the decade-old Maoist insurgency in Nepal, the army is locked in a fresh dispute with the former guerrillas with ... Read more...

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Nine prisoners escape from Meerut jail


July 20th, 2010 - 3:22 pm ICT by IANS
Meerut, July 20 (IANS) Nine inmates, including seven serving life terms, fled from the Meerut jail in Uttar Pradesh after scaling the boundary wall, police said Tuesday. The incident came to light ... Read more...

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After Uttar Pradesh, Gates goes to Bihar


May 12th, 2010 - 4:12 pm ICT by IANS
Patna/Amethi, May 12 (IANS) Microsoft chief Bill Gates arrived in Bihar Wednesday, a day after accompanying local MP and Congress general secretary Rahul Gandhi on a day's visit to Amethi constituency ... Read more...

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BSP legislator named in Congress activist’s murder


May 5th, 2010 - 10:20 pm ICT by IANS
Lucknow, May 5 (IANS) Ruling Bahujan Samaj Party (BSP) legislator Chandra Prakash has been accused of killing a Congress party activist in Uttar Pradesh's Sultanpur district, police said Wednesday. Prakash, who represents ... Read more...

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Security alert as Nepal asks Maoists to stop military training


April 22nd, 2010 - 2:26 pm ICT by IANS
Kathmandu, April 22 (IANS) Nepal's embattled government put security forces on alert Thursday and asked the opposition Maoist party to stop giving military training to its cadre nationwide ahead of a looming ... Read more...

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Sanitation now on national agenda in India, says UNICEF representative


April 13th, 2010 - 5:59 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Apr 13 (ANI): Lizette Burgers, the Chief of Water and Environmental Sanitation of UNICEF has said India is heading towards achieving Millennium Development Goal in sanitation as it has put ... Read more...

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Jharkhand assures water supply for DVC power plants


March 7th, 2010 - 9:01 pm ICT by IANS
Ranchi, March 7 (IANS) The Jharkhand government has assured Damodar Valley Corporation (DVC) to provide water for the second stage of its 2x660 MW super-critical power plants, to prevent its shift from ... Read more...

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Jharkhand irrigates only 7.5 lakh hectares for Rs.3,700 cr


March 4th, 2010 - 8:02 pm ICT by IANS
Ranchi, March 4 (IANS) Despite spending around Rs.3,700 crore over the years, Jharkhand has been able to irrigate only about 7.5 lakh hectares - or 24.55 percent of its cultivable ... Read more...

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Allahabad celebrates Holi with “Hammer procession”


February 28th, 2010 - 9:49 pm ICT by ANI
Allahabad, Feb 28 (ANI): Although 'Holi', the festival of colours, is celebrated with dance and spraying colours on each other across India, but many people in Allahabad celebrate it in their unique ... Read more...

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It pays to be a chief minister’s aide in Jharkhand


February 20th, 2010 - 10:40 am ICT by IANS
By Nityanand Shukla Ranchi, Feb 20 (IANS) Becoming a private secretary to a chief minister seems to have become an easy route to riches in Jharkhand in the last four years. This week's ... Read more...

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