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(HOLD) Kamat was aware of illegal mining: Shah commission


September 8th, 2012 - 4:33 pm ICT by IANS
Panaji, Sep 8 (IANS) Former Goa chief minister Digambar Kamat and two key bureaucrats have been indicted by the Justice M.B. Shah Commission, which has established a Rs.35,000 crore iron ... Read more...

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BJP readies anti-Congress CD campaign (Uttar Pradesh Newsletter)


September 8th, 2012 - 2:05 pm ICT by IANS
Lucknow, Sep 8 (IANS) Following its central leadership, the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) in Uttar Pradesh has decided to launch an audiovisual campaign across the state against the Congress ... Read more...

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Ben Ali’s former advisor held in Tunis


September 4th, 2012 - 7:29 am ICT by IANS
Tunis, Sep 4 (IANS) A former advisor and personal secretary of toppled Tunisian president Zine El Abidine Ben Ali was arrested Monday in Tunis, a media report said.According to Shems ... Read more...

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Modi’s object lesson in political grandiosity (Comment)


July 31st, 2012 - 2:36 pm ICT by IANS
In saying that he should be hanged publicly if he is found guilty of complicity in the 2002 Gujarat riots, Chief Minister Narendra Modi has yet again provided an object ... Read more...

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Tunisian military court sentences Ben Ali in absentia


July 19th, 2012 - 9:49 pm ICT by IANS
Tunis, July 19 (IANS) A Tunisian military court has sentenced former president Zine El Abidine Ben Ali to a second life term in absentia for complicity in the killing of ... Read more...

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India calls for Sarabjit’s release, upset at Pakistan’s U-turn (Roundup)


June 27th, 2012 - 8:43 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi/Islamabad, June 27 (IANS) Pakistan's midnight U-turn on the release of Sarabjit Singh, suspected to have been done under pressure from its powerful military-ISI establishment, has not gone ... Read more...

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India renews request for Sarabjit’s release, awaits clear picture (Second Lead)


June 27th, 2012 - 6:04 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi/Islamabad, June 27 (IANS) Pakistan's midnight U-turn on the release of Sarabjit Singh, suspected to have been orchestrated by its powerful military establishment, has not gone down well ... Read more...

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Egypt’s ousted leader Mubarak in ‘very critical’ condition, not dead


June 20th, 2012 - 5:59 am ICT by BNO News
CAIRO, EGYPT (BNO NEWS) -- Egypt's ousted leader Hosni Mubarak is on a respirator and in a 'very critical' condition, a military official said on late Tuesday, rejected an earlier report from ... Read more...

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Cop told to pay Rs.20,000 for false case


June 16th, 2012 - 9:41 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 16 (IANS) An errant policeman has been told by a Delhi court to pay Rs.20,000 compensation for implicating and agonising a man in a rash and negligent ... Read more...

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Hosni Mubarak facing stroke risk : official


June 10th, 2012 - 4:44 am ICT by IANS
Cairo, June 10 (IANS) Hosni Mubarak may suffer a stroke at any time, according to an official in the Torah prison where the Egyptian ex- president is presently ... Read more...

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Mubarak’s health remains serious


June 8th, 2012 - 6:36 am ICT by IANS
Cairo, June 8 (IANS) Egypt's ex-president Hosni Mubarak's health condition remained serious a day after being placed on the ventilator several times in Torah prison hospital, MENA news agency reported.Mubarak,84, ... Read more...

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Hosni Mubarak gets life term


June 2nd, 2012 - 3:56 pm ICT by IANS
Cairo, June 2 (IANS) A court in Cairo Saturday sentenced Egypt's former president Hosni Mubarak to life imprisonment for complicity in protestors' killings during last year's uprising, BBC reported.Mubarak, 84, ... Read more...

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Court reserves order on further probe in case against army chief


May 25th, 2012 - 8:59 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 25 (IANS) A Delhi court Friday reserved its order, for May 28, on further investigations in a defamation case filed by Lt. Gen. (retd) Tejinder Singh against ... Read more...

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NRHM scam: IAS officer arrested, sent to CBI custody (Lead)


May 10th, 2012 - 11:17 pm ICT by IANS
Lucknow/Ghaziabad, May 10 (IANS) Indian Administrative Service (IAS) officer Pradeep Shukla, who held the charge of principal secretary (medical health) in the previous Mayawati government, was Thursday arrested by the ... Read more...

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Senior IAS officer arrested in NRHM scam


May 10th, 2012 - 4:00 pm ICT by IANS
Lucknow, May 10 (IANS) Pradeep Shukla, who as a senior Indian Administrative Service (IAS) officer held the charge of principal secretary (medical health) in the previous Mayawati government, was Thursday ... Read more...

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Amicus curiae report on Gulberg points at Modi, Congress attacks BJP (Lead)


May 7th, 2012 - 10:53 pm ICT by IANS
AhmedabadNew Delhi, May 7 (IANS) In fresh trouble for Gujarat Chief Minister Narendra Modi, a Supreme Court-appointed amicus curiae's report on the Gulberg Society carnage said that Modi's role ... Read more...

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‘SIT report has dealt with Ramachandran’s contention’


May 7th, 2012 - 7:42 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi/Ahmedabad, May 7 (IANS) The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) Monday rejected allegations about Gujarat Chief Minister Narendra Modi's complicity in the Gulbarg Society carnage case and said matters ... Read more...

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1984 riots: CBI blames Sajjan Kumar for inciting mob


April 23rd, 2012 - 9:16 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 23 (IANS) The Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) Monday told a Delhi court hearing a case against Congress leader Sajjan Kumar related to the 1984 anti-Sikh riots ... Read more...

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One arrested in Kanpur for Shehla murder


March 19th, 2012 - 10:27 pm ICT by IANS
Kanpur, March 19 (IANS) Another man has been arrested in Uttar Pradesh for the murder of RTI activist Shehla Masood in Bhopal.The Special Task Force (STF) swooped on Tabish after ... Read more...

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Modi must spend rest of his life in jail: Owaisi


March 5th, 2012 - 12:08 am ICT by IANS
Hyderabad, March 4 (IANS) Majlis-e-Ittehadul Muslimeen (MIM) president and MP Asaduddin Owaisi Sunday said Gujarat Chief Minister Narendra Modi must spend rest of his life in jail for committing ... Read more...

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US House resolution asks Gujarat to restore religious freedom


March 3rd, 2012 - 12:26 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, March 3 (IANS) To mark the 10th anniversary of Gujarat communal riots, a Democrat lawmaker has introduced a resolution in the House of Representatives urging the state government ... Read more...

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29 prison personnel held over Mexico massacre


February 24th, 2012 - 12:14 pm ICT by IANS
Monterrey (Mexico), Feb 24 (IANS/EFE) Three prison officials and 26 guards at the Apodaca state penitentiary in the northeastern Mexican state of Nuevo Leon are being held in preventive detention ... Read more...

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Ex-IMF chief quizzed over suspected prostitution ring


February 22nd, 2012 - 11:37 pm ICT by IANS
London, Feb 22 (IANS) Former International Monetary Fund chief Dominique Strauss-Kahn was quizzed for the second day Wednesday as part of its investigations into a suspected prostitution ring.The prostitutes include ... Read more...

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Nasheed disappointed with India, says Maldives ex-foreign minister (Interview) (Lead)


February 12th, 2012 - 11:09 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi/Male, Feb 12 (IANS) As India steps up efforts to broker a political deal in the Maldives, Ahmed Shaheed, a former foreign minister of the Indian Ocean nation, says ... Read more...

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Nasheed disappointed with India, says Maldives ex-foreign minister (Interview)


February 12th, 2012 - 4:37 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi/Male, Feb 12 (IANS) As India steps up efforts to broker a political deal in the Maldives, Ahmed Shaheed, a former foreign minister of the Indian Ocean nation, says ... Read more...

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India needs to rebuilt its telecom narrative (Comment)


February 6th, 2012 - 12:02 pm ICT by IANS
Telecom sits on the top of the incredible India story. But the mess, evident in the award of second generation (2G) licences, shows how at least six principal characters worked overtime ... Read more...

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We are scapegoats, say Andhra IAS officers


February 3rd, 2012 - 10:42 pm ICT by IANS
Hyderabad, Feb 3 (IANS) Rattled by the arrest of two senior colleagues in Emaar and illegal mining cases, IAS officers in Andhra Pradesh Friday told Chief Minister N. Kiran Reddy ... Read more...

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Chidambaram’s alleged complicity in 2G scam to be decided Saturday


February 3rd, 2012 - 7:01 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 3 (IANS) A court here will rule Saturday whether or not Home Minister P. Chidambaram, who was the finance minister when former communications minister allocated 122 ... Read more...

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Chidambaram heckled in Lok Sabha


December 20th, 2011 - 3:12 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Dec 20 (IANS) Opposition MPs Tuesday heckled Home Minister P. Chidambaram to prevent him from speaking in the Lok Sabha, part of the move to boycott the ... Read more...

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Raja committed offence in active connivance with Chidambaram: Swamy (Roundup)


December 17th, 2011 - 9:13 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Dec 17 (IANS) Seeking to make Home Minister P. Chidambaram a party to the 2G spectrum scam, Janata Party president Subramanian Swamy Saturday told a special court ... Read more...

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2G case: Swamy deposes against Chidambaram (Lead)


December 17th, 2011 - 2:08 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Dec 17 (IANS) Appearing before a special CBI court here Saturday, Janata Party president Subramanian Swamy deposed against Union Home Minister P. Chidambaram to prove his alleged ... Read more...

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2G case: Swamy deposes against Chidambaram


December 17th, 2011 - 1:57 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Dec 17 (IANS) Appearing before a special CBI court Saturday, Janata Party president Subramanian Swamy deposed against union Home Minister P. Chidambaram in support of his claim ... Read more...

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Chidambaram’s junior tables bill amid opposition boycott


December 12th, 2011 - 5:37 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Dec 12 (IANS) As the opposition continued to boycott him, a bill listed in Home Minister P. Chidambaram's name was Monday introduced in the Lok Sabha by ... Read more...

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Sibal denies Chidambaram had role in 2G scam, BJP differs


December 10th, 2011 - 11:22 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Dec 10 (IANS) Communications Minister Kapil Sibal Saturday strongly refuted accusations by Janata Party chief Subramanian Swamy that P. Chidambaram as then finance minister had a role ... Read more...

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Swamy to depose against Chidambaram


December 8th, 2011 - 8:25 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Dec 8 (IANS) In a move that could cause more trouble for P. Chidambaram, a special CBI court Thursday allowed Janata Party leader Subramanian Swamy to again ... Read more...

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