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Dinesh Trivedi alleges misbehaviour by cop


August 31st, 2012 - 9:02 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Aug 31 (IANS) Trinamool Congress leader and former railways minister Dinesh Trivedi Friday accused a senior police officer of behaving rudely with him and lodged a complaint with ... Read more...

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Is Andrew Strauss going to be a MP?


August 30th, 2012 - 9:49 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
London, Aug 30 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Andrew Straus just quit cricket for good. Strauss who is 35 years old is a conservative party supporter who offered himself as an auction prize and won ... Read more...

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China’s inflation eases to 29-month low (Lead)


July 9th, 2012 - 3:02 pm ICT by IANS
Beijing, July 9 (IANS) China's Consumer Price Index (CPI), a main gauge of inflation, has eased to a 29-month low driven by falling food prices, leaving the government ample room ... Read more...

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Gurgaon residents protest power cuts


July 3rd, 2012 - 11:02 pm ICT by IANS
Gurgaon, July 3 (IANS) A severe power crisis Tuesday led residents, including municipal councillors, to agitate and block roads in the various parts of Gurgaon, causing extended traffic jams in ... Read more...

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Senior Conservative party councillor Gerry Forsbrey forced to apologise after using the ‘N-word’


June 8th, 2012 - 7:25 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Surrey, June 8 (THAINDIAN NEWS) A veteran Tory politician, Gerry Forsbrey, has been forced to apologize after he made a racist remark during a council meeting held last week in Staines. ... Read more...

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Orchha BJP executive meet marred by intra-party mudslinging


April 8th, 2012 - 8:24 pm ICT by IANS
Bhopal, April 8 (IANS) The two-day working committee meeting of the Madhya Pradesh unit of the Bhartiya Janata Party (BJP) ended Sunday in Orchha but allegations by a woman councilor ... Read more...

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Family of murdered Jalandhar hotelier demands justice


April 22nd, 2011 - 6:41 pm ICT by ANI
Jalandhar, Apr 22 (ANI): Family members of murdered Jalandhar hotelier Gur Kerat Singh on Friday demanding justice said the arrests must be made immediately in connection with the case.As per reports, 32-year-old ... Read more...

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India committed to early conclusion of Doha Round: Anand Sharma


April 7th, 2011 - 9:25 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Apr 7 (ANI): Union Commerce and Industry Minister Anand Sharma on Thursday said that India is committed to successful conclusion of Doha Round and support multi-lateral and bilateral engagement with ... Read more...

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Berlusconi ‘promised Anglo-Italian ‘bunga bunga madam’ seat in Parliament’


April 6th, 2011 - 1:59 pm ICT by ANI
London, April 6 (ANI): It has emerged that scandal-hit Silvio Berlusconi promised a regional councilor, accused of hiring hookers for his infamous 'bunga bunga' parties, a seat in Parliament.Anglo-Italian former dental hygenist ... Read more...

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CPI-M, Trinamool workers killed in Bengal


April 1st, 2011 - 11:28 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, April 1 (IANS) In separate incidents, a CPI-M activist and a Trinamool Congress worker were killed Friday in poll-bound West Bengal, police said. The Election Commission has voiced alarm ... Read more...

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Ladakh council discards state emblem, flag


February 26th, 2011 - 1:28 pm ICT by IANS
Jammu, Feb 26 (IANS) In a development of far reaching consequence, the Ladakh Autonomous Hill Development Council (LAHDC) has discarded the state flag and adopted the national emblem --effectively distancing itself from ... Read more...

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Civic councilors’ development funds hiked Rs.50 lakh


January 15th, 2011 - 12:09 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 14 (IANS) The Municipal Corporation of Delhi (MCD) Friday released an additional Rs.50 lakh for each of its councilors in response to their demand for more money to develop ... Read more...

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Christina Scavo And Shannon O Toole’s Allegations Are Without Merit?


January 5th, 2011 - 8:57 pm ICT by GD
By Meena Kar Jan 5, (THAINDIAN NEWS) The New York Jets have recently declared that the lawsuit filed against Brett Favre and the team, by the two massage therapist Christina Scavo And Shannon ... Read more...

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Motorists and drivers beware of the Spelling blunder on ‘Bedingfled Way’ in St Edmunds


October 20th, 2010 - 9:18 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
London, Oct 20 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Motorists and drivers who were driving along the ‘Bedingfeld Way’ in Bury St Edmunds were in for a rude shock when they saw that there was a ... Read more...

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Iranian delegation visits Kashmir to promote educational and cultural ties


June 7th, 2010 - 4:38 pm ICT by ANI
Kargil (Jammu and Kashmir), June 7 (ANI): A seven-member Iranian delegation is currently on a visit to Jammu and Kashmir's Kargil District to strengthen the age-old cultural ties between the two countries ... Read more...

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Afghans in Kandahar don’t trust Americans, other foreign military forces


March 27th, 2010 - 7:13 pm ICT by ANI
Kandahar (Afghanistan), Mar.27 (ANI): A tribal elder in Kandahar, Afghanistan, has said most Afghans fear the coming of more foreign troops, and don't trust them.Shahabuddin Akhunzada said his Eshaqzai tribe has ... Read more...

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Oz Indian leaders urge calm on death of Gurshan Singh in Melbourne


March 5th, 2010 - 3:55 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, Mar 5(ANI): Indian community leaders in Australia have pleaded for calm during the murder investigation into death of three-year-old boy Gurshan Singh Kaurchanna in Melbourne.Sikh community figure and Darebin councilor, Tim ... Read more...

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Musharraf to launch political party soon


August 19th, 2009 - 1:03 am ICT by IANS
London, Aug 18 (IANS) Former Pakistani president Pervez Musharraf will launch a new political party soon, the Online news agency reported Tuesday. A councilor of Britain's Conservative Party disclosed this to ... Read more...

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Gujarat hooch tragedy death toll rises to 127


July 12th, 2009 - 2:17 pm ICT by ANI
Ahmedabad July 12 (ANI): The toll in the Ahmedabad hooch tragedy has risen to 127 following fourteen more deaths.According to police, 229 people are still admitted to various city hospitals.The Crime ... Read more...

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Women Sakhi Mandal destroy liquor dens in Gujarat


July 11th, 2009 - 4:31 pm ICT by ANI
Surat, July 11 (ANI): Members of Sakhi Mandal, a women's group in Gujarat's Surat district, destroyed liquor dens.They burnt all material and spurious liquor kept in drums launching their drive against liquor ... Read more...

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Gujarat hooch tragedy death toll rises to 122


July 11th, 2009 - 2:33 pm ICT by ANI
Ahmedabad July 11 (ANI): The toll in Ahmedabad hooch tragedy has rises to 122after nine more deaths were reported.The police said that now 122 people have died and 227 were admitted ... Read more...

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Power, water shortages lead to protests in Delhi (Roundup)


June 24th, 2009 - 10:39 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 24 (IANS) Gruelling power cuts and parched water supply Wednesday drove the capital's residents to streets protesting inept management even as Chief Minister Shiela Dikshit tried to pacify ... Read more...

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Supreme Court orders retrial of Gujarat riots by fast track courts


May 1st, 2009 - 1:09 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, May 1 (ANI): The Supreme Court on Friday ordered a retrial of the Gujarat riots cases by fast track courts.The apex court also directed that the trial would ... Read more...

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SC to decide on speedy trial of Gujarat riots cases


May 1st, 2009 - 11:27 am ICT by ANI
New Delhi, May 1 (ANI): The Supreme Court will today decide on how to speed up the trial of 14 Gujarat riot cases.On April 27, the apex court asked the Special ... Read more...

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Supreme Court orders SIT to probe role of Modi, 63 others in post-Godhra riot cases


April 27th, 2009 - 5:09 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Apr.27 (ANI): The Supreme Court on Monday asked the Special Investigation Team (SIT) to probe the role of 64 people, including that of Gujarat Chief Minister Narendra Modi in ... Read more...

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Woman leaves 100,000 pounds for pet dog


April 19th, 2009 - 5:06 pm ICT by ANI
London, Apr 19 (ANI): A never married woman has left a whopping 100,000 pounds in her will for her dog's care.Former Mayoress Win Frankland, a retired headmistress and local Conservative councilor in ... Read more...

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Now, Taliban kill woman NGO employee in NWFP over obscenity and vulgarity charges


April 17th, 2009 - 12:26 pm ICT by ANI
Mardan(Pakistan) Apr.17 (ANI): Two women were reportedly killed in separate incidents here, The Dawn reported.According to sources, an NGO employee Mumtaz Begum was killed in a bomb blast in the office ... Read more...

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Godhra cases report to be submitted by 15th Feb


January 21st, 2009 - 6:56 pm ICT by ANI
Gandhinagar, Jan 21 (ANI): The Special Investigation Team (SIT), re-investigating into nine post- Godhra riot cases is expected to submit its report to Supreme Court by February 15.The Supreme Court formed ... Read more...

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15 suspected Taliban operatives killed in Swat


November 25th, 2008 - 2:32 pm ICT by ANI
Peshawar, Nov (ANI): As many as 15 persons suspected Taliban were killed as troops backed by helicopter gunships targeted hideouts in the Swat valley last evening.The regional military spokesman said that ... Read more...

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BJP for fostering positive ties with China: Rajnath Singh


October 17th, 2008 - 8:23 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Oct.17 (ANI): Bharatiya Janata Party president Rajnath Singh on Friday said that his party has always favoured fostering positive ties with China. Interacting with a 15-member Chinese delegation led by ... Read more...

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