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Why is Ashish Sharma disturbed? (TV Snippets)


August 23rd, 2012 - 2:10 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 23 (IANS) "Rab Se Sona Isshq" lead actor Ashish Sharma is upset how anonymous texts are being sent to the show's producer, complaining of preferential treatment ... Read more...

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Maoists abduct Chhattisgarh collector, kill two guards (Third Lead)


April 21st, 2012 - 9:09 pm ICT by IANS
Raipur, April 21 (IANS) Maoist rebels Saturday abducted the Sukma district collector in Chhattisgarh and shot dead his two guards who tried to resist them, police said.Alex Paul Menon, ... Read more...

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Press Club condemns Times of India attack


January 28th, 2012 - 8:38 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Jan 28 (IANS) Condemning the attack on The Times of India building here Saturday, the Press Club, Mumbai, said that the assault was against the entire media fraternity."The attack ... Read more...

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Maoists massacre 13 Jharkhand policemen (Second Lead)


January 22nd, 2012 - 3:10 am ICT by IANS
Ranchi, Jan 21 (IANS) Thirteen policemen escorting a government official were killed Saturday when Maoists blasted their vehicle in a forested part of Jharkhand and opened fire, authorities said.At least ... Read more...

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No change in Bengal Maoist areas, says sympathiser


September 20th, 2011 - 10:25 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Sep 20 (IANS) Litterateur and Maoist sympathiser Varavara Rao, who visited the rebel-hit areas of West Bengal Tuesday, said the people's condition there has not changed under the ... Read more...

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Trinamool leader killed by Maoists


September 20th, 2011 - 5:57 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Sep 20 (IANS) A Trinamool Congress leader was killed by Maoists in West Bengal's West Midnapore district, police said Tuesday. An enraged Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee called it ... Read more...

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Ire over village head’s slaying in Chhattisgarh mounts


August 13th, 2011 - 5:31 pm ICT by IANS
Raipur, Aug 13 (IANS) Public protest escalated Saturday in Chhattisgarh's Dantewada, India's worst insurgency-hit district, against the killing of the village head of Chikpal reportedly by para-military troops.Tribal villagers and ... Read more...

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Bollywood in shock, says government must wake up


July 16th, 2011 - 2:28 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, July 16 (IANS) Bollywood has sharply reacted to the 13/7 Mumbai blasts that left 19 dead and 129 injured. The film fraternity has launched a scathing attack on ... Read more...

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We sympathise with Mumbai blast victims: Dikshit


July 14th, 2011 - 10:28 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 14 (IANS) The Delhi government sympathised with the family members of those killed in the Mumbai blasts that left at least 17 people dead and injured 131 ... Read more...

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No lessons learnt from past Mumbai strikes: Mulayam


July 14th, 2011 - 9:08 pm ICT by IANS
Lucknow, July 14 (IANS) Samajwadi Party chief Mulayam Singh Yadav said Thursday the triple blasts in Mumbai clearly revealed that the Congress-led United Progressive Alliance (UPA) government had not learnt ... Read more...

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Pakistan condemns killing of Karzai’s half-brother


July 12th, 2011 - 9:44 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, July 12 (IANS) Pakistan President Asif Ali Zardari and Prime Minister Yousuf Raza Gilani Tuesday expressed grief and sorrow over the assassination of Ahmed Wali Karzai, the half-brother ... Read more...

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Pakistan under attack from terrorists, US: Nawaz Sharif


May 25th, 2011 - 1:23 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, May 25 (IANS) Pakistan was being attacked both by terrorists and the US, says former prime minister Nawaz Sharif."Both terrorists and America are attacking Pakistan because of the ... Read more...

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13 more bodies found in mass graves in northern Mexico


April 8th, 2011 - 11:10 pm ICT by BNO News
TAMAULIPAS, MEXICO (BNO NEWS) -- Mexican authorities on Fridya announced that 13 more bodies were located in mass graves in Tamaulipas state, northeastern Mexico.According to El Universal newspaper, the new discovery was ... Read more...

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Bodies found in Mexico’s mass graves


April 8th, 2011 - 7:42 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Mexico City, April 8 (THAINDIAN NEWS) The Mexican police have uncovered 8 mass graves containing a total 59 bodies in the country. The mass graves were found in the state of ... Read more...

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59 bodies found in Mexico mass graves


April 8th, 2011 - 7:32 am ICT by IANS
Mexico City, April 8 (IANS/EFE) Fifty-nine bodies have been found in eight mass graves in northeastern Mexico, officials said.Police found the mass graves in Tamaulipas state while investigating into reports ... Read more...

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Brit couple receives threatening letter for trimming home bush into shape of ‘Buddha’


April 1st, 2011 - 2:34 pm ICT by ANI
London, April 1 (ANI): A British couple has received a threatning letter from an anonymous detractor for trimming one of their bushes into the shape of 'Buddha' in their five-bedroom 1850 home, ... Read more...

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Brit designer says fashion industry has forced unrealistic image on women


February 13th, 2011 - 4:25 pm ICT by ANI
London, Feb 13 (ANI): A leading British designer has slammed the fashion industry's continued obsession with skinny models, accusing it of being both ageist and sexist in its attitudes to women.Giles Deacon, ... Read more...

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Cricket Australia ‘post mortem’ a step in the right direction: Roebuck


February 5th, 2011 - 3:55 pm ICT by ANI
Sydney, Feb 5(ANI): Cricket Australia's decision to initiate an extensive review into the national team's capitulation in the recent Ashes series against England is a step in the right direction, cricket columnist ... Read more...

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Meghalaya chief minister condemns bomb attack


October 10th, 2010 - 7:26 pm ICT by IANS
Shillong, Oct 10 (IANS) Meghalaya Chief Minister Mukul Sangma Sunday condemned a bomb blast overnight in West Garo Hills district that wounded seven people.Unidentified men lobbed a crude bomb from a moving ... Read more...

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Blair admits was clueless about history of Islam at time of 9/11 attacks


September 1st, 2010 - 1:20 pm ICT by ANI
London, Sept 1 (ANI): Former British Prime Minister Tony Blair has claimed in his memoir 'A Journey' that the 9/11 attacks represented a declaration of war by a new type of enemy ... Read more...

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Jamaican Government Declares State of Emergency


May 24th, 2010 - 6:12 pm ICT by GD
By Meena Kar Kingston, Jamaica, May 24, (THAINDIAN NEWS) Following the attack carried out by the suspected supporters of the alleged Jamaican don Christopher "Dudus" Coke at three police stations in the capital ... Read more...

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Eight troopers killed as Maoists blast CRPF vehicle


May 9th, 2010 - 12:32 am ICT by IANS
Raipur, May 8 (IANS) Eight Central Reserve Police Force (CRPF) troopers were killed Saturday when Maoist guerrillas blew up their vehicle in Chhattisgarh's Bijapur district, a month after the rebels massacred 76 ... Read more...

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European Council President Van Rompuy says there is no justification for Moscow attacks


March 29th, 2010 - 8:14 pm ICT by BNO News
BRUSSELS (BNO NEWS) -- European Council President Herman Van Rompuy on Monday con'demned 'in the strongest terms' the suicide attacks at two Moscow metro stations, killing 37 people and injuring 102 people."I ... Read more...

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Bill Ritter Says No To Re-Election


January 6th, 2010 - 9:12 pm ICT by GD
By Meena Kar Jan 6, (THAINDIAN NEWS) The Governor of Colorado, Bil Ritter has no plans of running for a re-election. Bill Ritter who was elected in 2006 as the first-term democrat in ... Read more...

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Terror attacks an act of ‘cowardice and frustration’: Kayani


November 12th, 2009 - 2:55 pm ICT by ANI
Islamabad, Nov.12 (ANI): Censuring extremists for the recent spate of violence across the country, Pakistan Chief of Army Staff General Ashfaq Parvez Kayani has termed the terror attacks as an act of ... Read more...

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Maoists kill Jharkhand police officer, leave body on highway (Lead)


October 6th, 2009 - 2:21 pm ICT by IANS
Ranchi, Oct 6 (IANS) A Jharkhand police officer, who had been abducted by Maoist guerrillas and was sought to be swapped for three of their leaders, including Kobad Ghandy, was found with ... Read more...

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Australian premier criticised for snubbing Dalai Lama


October 3rd, 2009 - 2:58 pm ICT by IANS
Sydney, Oct 3 (DPA) Prime Minister Kevin Rudd was Saturday accused of kowtowing to China over his decision not to meet the Dalai Lama when the exiled Tibetan leader visits Australia ... Read more...

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Two CRPF men die in daring attack in Srinagar (Second Lead)


August 31st, 2009 - 8:16 pm ICT by IANS
Srinagar, Aug 31 (IANS) Separatist guerrillas shot dead two Central Reserve Police Force (CPRF) troopers from close range in the commercial heart of Srinagar Monday as hundreds of people crowded the area. The ... Read more...

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Rights panels seek action for using kids in ‘bravery stunts’ (Lead)


July 30th, 2009 - 8:52 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 30 (IANS) Terming the so-called bravery stunts by children in which motorcyclists rode over the outstretched hands of kids a violation of child and human rights, the National Human ... Read more...

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Rights panel seeks action for using children in stunts


July 30th, 2009 - 7:17 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 30 (IANS) Taking a strong view of the incident in Tamil Nadu where a motorcyclist rode over the outstretched hands of children in a so-called bravery show, the national ... Read more...

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Maoist ambush kills 13 in Chhattisgarh (Fourth Lead)


May 11th, 2009 - 9:29 pm ICT by IANS
Raipur, May 11 (IANS) Twelve policemen and a civilian were killed and six injured after 150 heavily armed Maoist guerrillas ambushed a 41-member police force, an official said Monday. The attack on ... Read more...

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13 killed in Maoist ambush in Chhattisgarh (Third Lead)


May 11th, 2009 - 6:30 pm ICT by IANS
Raipur, May 11 (IANS) Twelve policemen and a civilian were killed and six injured after 150 heavily armed Maoist guerrillas ambushed a 41-member police force in Chhattisgarh, an official said Monday. The ... Read more...

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Art takes on terror (Weekly Art Column, Rainbow Palette, With Images)


March 20th, 2009 - 4:57 pm ICT by IANS
By Madhusree Chatterjee New Delhi, March 20 (IANS) Terror is a reality of our times, whose echoes can be felt across the country. Now leading artists and top galleries from Kolkata have ... Read more...

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International community unsure about how far to nudge Sri Lanka on toning down aggression


March 19th, 2009 - 5:01 pm ICT by ANI
Bangkok (Thailand), Mar.19 (ANI): Even as the fighting between Sri Lankan troops and the LTTE continues in northeast Sri Lanka, an international debate is raging over how far to push Colombo ... Read more...

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Dalmiya condemns attack on Sri Lankan cricketers


March 4th, 2009 - 1:27 am ICT by IANS
Kolkata, March 3 (IANS) Former International Cricket Council (ICC) president Jagmohan Dalmiya Tuesday night condemned the terrorist attack on the Sri Lankan players in Pakistan and hoped the authorities in the sub-continent ... Read more...

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