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Yukta Mookhey accuses husband of abusing her


September 14th, 2012 - 12:14 am ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Sep 13 (IANS) Actress and former Miss World Yukta Mookhey has filed a complaint of domestic violence against her husband Prince Tulli at a police station here, an official ... Read more...

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Can’t book Nirmal Baba over complaint, cops tell court


September 10th, 2012 - 8:55 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 10 (IANS) Police Monday told a Delhi court that they cannot book self-styled godman Nirmal Baba over a complaint of cheating and breach of trust given by ... Read more...

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Apex court seeks response to NGO’s missing children action plan plea


August 28th, 2012 - 11:02 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 28 (IANS) The Supreme Court Tuesday asked the governments of states and union territories to file their response to a petition seeking the formulation of a National ... Read more...

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Beggars’ boom in Srinagar despite preventive laws (Letter from Srinagar)


August 7th, 2012 - 1:46 pm ICT by IANS
Srinagar, Aug 7 (IANS) Perhaps nobody follows the newly-installed traffic signals in this Jammu and Kashmir summer capital as intently as Nasreen, 12, who stops begging the moment the lights ... Read more...

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766 complaints of paid news received in Jan-March polls: Quraishi


July 6th, 2012 - 7:36 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 6 (IANS) The Election Commission received a staggering 766 complaints of paid news during the January-March assembly elections, of which 253 were found to be true, the ... Read more...

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Reward for info on dog fights (Lead)


May 31st, 2012 - 10:50 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 31 (IANS) An animal rights NGO Thursday announced a Rs.10,000 reward for information on people involved in illegal dog fights.The Federation of Indian Animal Protection Organisations ... Read more...

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Reward announced for information on people involved in dog fighting


May 31st, 2012 - 10:22 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 31 (IANS) An animal rights NGO Thursday announced a Rs.10,000 reward for information on people involved in illegal dog fighting.The Federation of Indian Animal Protection Organisations ... Read more...

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MCD poll fever peaks on last day of campaign


April 13th, 2012 - 6:25 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 13 (IANS) The Municipal Corporation of Delhi (MCD) election's fever reached its peak Friday, the last day of campaigning before the voting April 15."We are trying ... Read more...

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MCD polls have lost their carnival spirit: Contestants


April 5th, 2012 - 5:16 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 5 (IANS) The civic elections in Delhi have lost their carnival spirit, feel many political parties and candidates, due to the state election commission's strict code ... Read more...

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Court notice to police for not filing FIR against Kumble


January 6th, 2012 - 10:08 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore, Jan 6 (IANS) The Karnataka High Court Friday served notice to the Bangalore police commissioner for not registering an FIR against former cricketer Anil Kumble in an impersonation and ... Read more...

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Probe into recovery of bullet from Rahul aide


November 12th, 2011 - 3:28 pm ICT by IANS
Agartala, Nov 12 (IANS) The Tripura Police Saturday began an inquiry into the recovery of a bullet from the baggage of Congress general secretary Rahul Gandhi's aide and Youth ... Read more...

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Producer accuses Govinda of threatening him


August 31st, 2011 - 8:12 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Aug 31 (IANS) A Mumbai film producer has lodged a complaint against Bollywood actor and former Congress MP Govinda Ahuja for abusing and threatening to kill him, police ... Read more...

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PM’s statement disappointing, says Jaitley


August 17th, 2011 - 2:29 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 17 (IANS) Leader of Opposition in the Rajya Sabha Arun Jaitley of the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) expressed disappointment over Prime ... Read more...

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Laws under which Anna Hazare was detained (Lead)


August 16th, 2011 - 5:19 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 16 (IANS) Delhi Police used two sections - 107 and 151 - of the Criminal Procedure Code (CrPC) to detain social activist Anna Hazare. These are:Section 107 ... Read more...

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Bihar doctors get legal shield against attacks (Lead)


July 19th, 2011 - 11:27 pm ICT by IANS
Patna, July 19 (IANS) The Bihar assembly Tuesday enacted laws to regulate private nursing homes and to protect doctors from being attacked by the attendants of patients, officials said.In a ... Read more...

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Bihar doctors get legal shield against attacks


July 19th, 2011 - 8:24 pm ICT by IANS
Patna, July 19 (IANS) The Bihar assembly Tuesday enacted laws to regulate private nursing home and to protect doctors from attacks of attendants of patients, officials said.In a bid to ... Read more...

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National emblem misuse: Boxer Vijender’s father in the dock


June 30th, 2011 - 10:34 pm ICT by IANS
Bhiwani (Haryana), June 30 (IANS) The use of the national emblem on the wedding card of Olympic bronze medallist boxer Vijender Singh has landed his father and the printer ... Read more...

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Patil releases postage stamp on freedom fighter Subhadra Joshi


March 24th, 2011 - 2:19 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Mar. 24 (ANI): President Pratibha Devisingh Patil released a commemorative postage stamp on freedom fighter Subhadra Joshi hereon Wednesday evening in the presence of Union Minister of Communications and Information ... Read more...

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Sack Rane for threatening anti-nuke activists: Maharashtra party


January 23rd, 2011 - 7:16 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Jan 23 (IANS) Maharashtra's opposition Republican Left Democratic Front (RLDF) Sunday demanded the sacking of state Industries Minister Narayan Rane for his threats issued to activists opposing the Jaitapur nuclear ... Read more...

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Record reasons for arrest, non-arrest: New criminal procedure code


August 27th, 2010 - 10:47 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 27 (IANS) Parliament Friday amended the Code of Criminal Procedure (CrPC) making it compulsory for the police to record the reasons for making an arrest or not arresting ... Read more...

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Court asks police to book 16 Andhra ministers


August 13th, 2010 - 7:57 pm ICT by IANS
Hyderabad, Aug 13 (IANS) A city court Friday directed police to book 16 ministers from Andhra and Rayalaseema regions for allegedly calling as "anti-national" those fighting for a separate state of ... Read more...

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TRS takes on Andhra ministers over ‘anti-national’ remark


August 9th, 2010 - 6:12 pm ICT by IANS
Hyderabad, Aug 9 (IANS) Telangana Rashtra Samiti (TRS) chief K. Chandrasekhara Rao Monday said ministers from Andhra and Rayalaseema regions will not be allowed to move in Telangana if they fail ... Read more...

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Himachal school gets clean chit on students’ assault


July 3rd, 2010 - 9:45 pm ICT by IANS
Shimla, July 3 (IANS) The prestigious Dagshai Public School in Himachal Pradesh's Solan district was given a clean chit by police Saturday over a complaint by five students alleging manhandling and assault ... Read more...

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Uncle, cousin of honour killing victim held for hate speeches


June 24th, 2010 - 8:19 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 24 (IANS) The uncle and cousin of an accused in a suspected honour killing were taken into preventive custody Thursday for making provocative statements justifying the three murders. "We have ... Read more...

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Jail for demanding capitation fee, says Sibal (Lead)


March 19th, 2010 - 10:52 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 19 (IANS) No more capitation fees, the government said Friday as it proposed punishment for educational institutes found fleecing students in the guise of hidden costs during admission and ... Read more...

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Jail for demanding capitation fee, says Sibal


March 19th, 2010 - 8:13 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 19 (IANS) Educational institutes found fleecing students in the guise of hidden costs while giving admission will face prosecution and the management could also face jail, Human Resource Development ... Read more...

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Karnataka to enforce cow slaughter ban


February 10th, 2010 - 9:10 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore, Feb 10 (IANS) The Karnataka government will enforce a ban on cow slaughter strictly by amending a 1964 act to prohibit the sale and consumption of beef, Home Minister V.S. ... Read more...

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Action against 20 engineering students for ragging


January 28th, 2010 - 7:51 pm ICT by IANS
Bhopal, Jan 28 (IANS) Authorities of the premier Maulana Azad National Institute of Technology (MANIT) here Thursday said they have "taken action" against 20 second year students accused of ragging their juniors. The ... Read more...

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Orissa villagers file case for female monkey!


November 17th, 2009 - 2:37 pm ICT by ANI
Bhubaneshwar (Orissa), Nov 17 (ANI): In a bizarre development, residents of a village near Bhubaneshwar, Orissa, have filed a case against a male monkey for attempting to attack and kill a female ... Read more...

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Call girl episode: Himachal police give clean chit to accused


September 19th, 2009 - 9:15 pm ICT by IANS
Shimla, Sep 19 (IANS) The Himachal Pradesh police Saturday gave a clean chit to the accused in a high-profile "call girl episode", saying nothing objectionable was found against them nor had ... Read more...

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3,939 posters down, more to go in anti-defacement drive


September 15th, 2009 - 10:37 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 15 (IANS) The Municipal Corporation of Delhi (MCD) Tuesday said it had removed 3,939 posters and that many more would go in its drive against defacement of the city's ... Read more...

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Man detained making hoax bomb calls from hospital pay-phone


September 9th, 2009 - 11:22 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 9 (IANS) Delhi Police Wednesday detained a 45-year-old man from a hospital here on suspicion that he might have made a series of hoax bomb calls Tuesday. "The suspect, Kanta ... Read more...

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Madhya Pradesh enforces senior citizens’ maintenance act


August 28th, 2009 - 6:13 pm ICT by IANS
Bhopal, Aug 28 (IANS) A law to ensure that senior citizens are well taken care of by their children or relatives has come into force in Madhya Pradesh and violations could lead ... Read more...

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8,000 posters removed as civic agency cracks down on defacement


August 27th, 2009 - 3:15 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 27 (IANS) "It's a rainy day, posters will be soggy so rip them off!" - touting this as their mantra to make the national capital clean, the Municipal Corporation ... Read more...

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MCD to crack down on defacement of public property


August 21st, 2009 - 10:42 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 21 (IANS) The national capital will soon see clean walls free of dirty handbills and posters - the Municipal Corporation of Delhi (MCD) Friday announced that it would launch ... Read more...

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