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Six arrested for robbery in Delhi


June 16th, 2012 - 11:38 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 16 (IANS) A woman employee and her husband were among six people arrested for looting the home of a lawyer here, police said Saturday.Police received a call ... Read more...

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Delhi cops pulled up for dacoity case flip-flop


April 1st, 2012 - 4:44 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 1 (IANS) A court here has acquited five men accused of dacoity and pulled up the Delhi Police for making contradictory statements in the case.Additional Sessions Judge ... Read more...

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Verma seeks post-poll ties with BSP, Congress terms it personal view (Lead)


March 4th, 2012 - 8:47 pm ICT by IANS
Lucknow/New Delhi, March 4 (IANS) Creating a stir ahead of Tuesday's vote count in the Uttar Pradesh assembly elections, union Steel Minister Beni Prasad Verma Sunday said it was ... Read more...

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Rahul to blame if Congress performs badly: BJP


March 4th, 2012 - 7:05 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 4 (IANS) Congress leader Rahul Gandhi should get all the blame if his party does badly in the Uttar Pradesh assembly elections, Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) ... Read more...

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Congress stays away from sleazegate probe


February 15th, 2012 - 4:35 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore, Feb 15 (IANS) The Congress Wednesday said it will not join the panel to probe three former Karnataka ministers caught watching porn in the assembly, saying the panel ... Read more...

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Verdict on Janardhana Reddy’s bail plea Dec 28


December 23rd, 2011 - 7:48 pm ICT by IANS
Hyderabad, Dec 23 (IANS) A special court posted to Dec 28 its orders on the bail petitions of former Karnataka minister G. Janardhana Reddy and his brother-in-law B.V. Srinivasa Reddy ... Read more...

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Court acquits four suspected Maoists in 2007 massacre


December 15th, 2011 - 7:12 pm ICT by IANS
Ranchi, Dec 15 (IANS) The Jharkhand High Court Thursday acquitted four suspected Maoists who were awarded death sentence for the 2007 massacre of 19 people, including the son of former ... Read more...

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CPI-M accuses Mamata of political dishonesty


October 15th, 2011 - 12:13 am ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Oct 14 (IANS) The Communist Party of India-arxist (CPI-M) Friday accused West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee of "political dishonesty", saying she had made contradictory statements to the ... Read more...

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Chhattisgarh Police criticised for alleged torture of activist


October 11th, 2011 - 6:50 pm ICT by IANS
Raipur, Oct 11 (IANS) Right activists Tuesday slammed Chhattisgarh Police for allegedly torturing a suspected Maoist conduit who was held in Delhi last week and brought back to the state ... Read more...

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Man held with explosives, may have Maoist links


September 20th, 2011 - 11:45 am ICT by IANS
Lucknow, Sep 20 (IANS) A man suspected of supplying explosives to Maoists was arrested in Uttar Pradesh's Allahabad district with a huge quantity of ammonium nitrate and detonators, police said ... Read more...

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Cash-for-votes scam: Amar Singh aide in police custody (Lead)


July 18th, 2011 - 7:57 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 18 (IANS) A court here Monday sent former Samajwadi Party leader Amar Singh's close aide Sanjeev Saxena, arrested on bribery charges in connection with the 2008 ... Read more...

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Ramdev talked of training youth in self-defence: Aide


June 8th, 2011 - 11:42 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi/Haridwar, June 8 (IANS) Baba Ramdev's associate Acharya Balkrishna Wednesday clarified that the yoga guru did not intend to create an armed force of youth but only ... Read more...

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Pakistan a picture of institutionalised incompetence: daily


May 10th, 2011 - 1:41 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, May 10 (IANS) The variety of statements following Osama bin Laden's killing in Abbottabad makes it "a picture of institutionalised incompetence that runs right to the top", said ... Read more...

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Men with suspected Maoist links held with explosives


May 6th, 2011 - 4:37 pm ICT by IANS
Lucknow, May 6 (IANS) Two men suspected of supplying explosives to Maoists have been arrested in Uttar Pradesh's Sonbhadra district with a huge quantity of gelatin rods and electronic detonators, ... Read more...

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Bengal polls: Mamata undertakes another padayatra in Kolkata


April 1st, 2011 - 12:46 pm ICT by ANI
Kolkata, Apr 1 (ANI): Railway Minister and Trinamool Congress (TMC) chief Mamata Banerjee organised another huge padayatra in a bid to oust the Left Front from its 33 years in power ... Read more...

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Teenaged girl burnt alive in suspected honour killing


March 26th, 2011 - 1:09 pm ICT by IANS
Ambedkar Nagar (Uttar Pradesh), March 26 (IANS) In a suspected case of honour killing, a teenaged girl was allegedly burnt alive by her family for having a love affair with ... Read more...

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PTI wants Malik tried for treason for lying about murder-accused US official’s status


February 5th, 2011 - 6:07 pm ICT by ANI
Islamabad, Feb 5(ANI): Pakistan Tehreek-i-Insaf (PTI) has urged the judiciary to take serious notice of the "irresponsible" remarks of Interior Minister Rehman Malik on a sub judicial matter of double murder-accused US ... Read more...

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Gilani emerges ‘king of contradictions’ in utterances over Pak’s blasphemy law


February 3rd, 2011 - 6:39 pm ICT by ANI
Islamabad, Feb 3(ANI): Apparently in a desperate bid to appease Pakistan's conservative religious groups, Prime Minister Yousaf Raza Gilani has been making widely contradictory statements regarding the country's controversial blasphemy law.After a ... Read more...

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Man sued for calling out wrong name during sex


February 2nd, 2011 - 4:30 pm ICT by IANS
Wellington, Feb 2 (IANS) A New Zealand man faces a legal suit for allegedly crying out another woman's name while making love with his ex-partner.The complainant told the court that the 30-year-old ... Read more...

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Five arrested with explosives in Maoist-affected area


January 31st, 2011 - 11:02 pm ICT by IANS
Mirzapur (Uttar Pradesh), Jan 31 (IANS) Five men were arrested in this Maoist-affected Uttar Pradesh district with a cache of explosives, police said Monday.Over 5,000 gelatine sticks and several detonators were seized ... Read more...

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Two poachers held with 900 tortoises


January 17th, 2011 - 12:54 pm ICT by IANS
Lucknow, Jan 17 (IANS) Two poachers have been arrested with around 900 tortoises in Ambedkar Nagar in Uttar Pradesh, police said Monday.The two poachers, aged around 30 years, were nabbed Sunday from ... Read more...

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BJP, Shiv Sena predict fall of UPA soon


January 13th, 2011 - 9:49 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Jan 13 (IANS) The Bharatiya Janata Party and the Shiv Sena here Thursday said the Congress-led United Progressive Alliance (UPA) would collapse soon as "its 100 sins are over"."This government ... Read more...

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Three drug peddlers held with Rs.1 crore smack


January 12th, 2011 - 1:53 pm ICT by IANS
Lucknow, Jan 12 (IANS) Three drug peddlers were arrested with around 1.25 kg smack - a highly addictive morphine derivative - worth around Rs.1 crore in Uttar Pradesh's Sitapur district, police said ... Read more...

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Drug peddler held with Rs.1 crore-worth heroin


December 31st, 2010 - 5:19 pm ICT by IANS
Lucknow, Dec 31 (IANS) A drug peddler was arrested in Uttar Pradesh's Barabanki district with heroin worth around Rs.1 crore, police said Friday.The accused, in his mid-20s, was arrested late Thursday from ... Read more...

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Three held with 400 tortoises in Uttar Pradesh


December 29th, 2010 - 1:36 pm ICT by IANS
Lucknow, Dec 29 (IANS) Three poachers, including two women, have been arrested with over 400 tortoises in Jaunpur in Uttar Pradesh, police said Wednesday.The three were nabbed Tuesday night from the Howrah-Amritsar ... Read more...

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18-year-old gangraped in Delhi, four held (Night Lead)


December 12th, 2010 - 11:38 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Dec 12 (IANS) An 18-year-old girl was allegedly abducted and raped in a moving vehicle by four youths, including a minor, after she protested their lewd remarks in the Sultanpuri ... Read more...

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Two poachers held with leopard skins in Uttar Pradesh


November 27th, 2010 - 11:50 am ICT by IANS
Lucknow, Nov 27 (IANS) Two poachers who operated in several states have been arrested with leopard skins in Uttar Pradesh's Bahraich district, police said Saturday.The two men in their mid-30s were nabbed ... Read more...

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North Korea, South Korea Get Involved In Artillery Duel


November 23rd, 2010 - 6:58 pm ICT by GD
By Gina Gomez Seoul, Nov 23, (THAINDIAN NEWS) The artillery firing that ensued across the border was initiated by South Korea, according to North Korean officials. The cross-border duel claimed the lives of ... Read more...

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Inter-state drug gang busted, heroin worth Rs.2 crore seized


November 16th, 2010 - 2:58 pm ICT by IANS
Lucknow, Nov 16 (IANS) Three drug peddlers, who operated in several states of the country, were arrested in Barabanki district of Uttar Pradesh, police said Tuesday. Heroin worth Rs.2 crore was recovered ... Read more...

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Poacher held with 80 tortoises in Uttar Pradesh


November 6th, 2010 - 2:42 pm ICT by IANS
Lucknow, Nov 6 (IANS) A poacher was arrested with 80 tortoises in Sultanpur district of Uttar Pradesh, police said Saturday.Tufani, 30, was nabbed late Friday from the Surapur area, about 150 km ... Read more...

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Bodies of three women recovered from fields


November 5th, 2010 - 11:33 am ICT by IANS
Lucknow, Nov 5 (IANS) The decomposed bodies of three young women were recovered from fields in a village in Uttar Pradesh's Deoria district, police said Friday.The bodies were half-buried and found late ... Read more...

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Musharraf has ‘lost his senses’ after losing dictatorship: Raja Riaz


October 10th, 2010 - 4:49 pm ICT by ANI
Lahore, Oct 10 (ANI): Former President Pervez Musharraf has lost his senses after losing his dictatorship, and has now been giving contradictory statements about the Pakistan People's Party (PPP), its leadership ... Read more...

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Man suspected of supplying explosives to Maoists held


October 2nd, 2010 - 12:12 pm ICT by IANS
Lucknow, Oct 2 (IANS) A man, who is suspected of supplying explosives to Maoists, has been arrested with over 50 detonators near Indo-Nepal border in Uttar Pradesh's Bahraich district, police said Saturday.Jeewan ... Read more...

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Obama warns against Quran burning; pastor still unclear (Second Intro Night Lead)


September 11th, 2010 - 12:00 am ICT by IANS
By Arun Kumar Washington, Sep 10 (IANS) As a Florida pastor made contradictory statements about his plans to burn copies of the Quran on 9/11 anniversary Saturday, President Barack Obama hoped he ... Read more...

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Kaushik raises doubts over Hockey India probe


July 26th, 2010 - 10:46 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 26 (IANS) National women's hockey coach Maharaj Kishan Kaushik, who is facing allegations of sexual harassment, Monday raised serious doubts over the way Hockey India (HI) handled the internal ... Read more...

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