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Congress slams Swamy, says Chidambaram clean


August 24th, 2012 - 1:35 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 24 (IANS) Finance Minister P. Chidambaram had nothing to do with the 2G scam, the Congress said Friday as it strongly backed the leader after the ... Read more...

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Tiwari moves court to keep his DNA test report confidential


July 26th, 2012 - 5:06 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 26 (IANS) Challenging the single-judge bench order, veteran Congress leader N.D. Tiwari Thursday moved the Delhi High Court to keep his DNA test report confidential till the ... Read more...

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Forced marriages to be a crime in Britain


June 8th, 2012 - 7:46 pm ICT by IANS
London, June 8 (IANS) Forcing someone to marry will become a criminal offence in Britain and "will not be tolerated", Prime Minister David Cameron said Friday.The decision to create ... Read more...

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Britain to make life difficult for violent drinkers


March 17th, 2012 - 1:10 pm ICT by IANS
London, March 17 (IANS) The British government has plans to make violent and nuisance drinkers to either quit their habit or be ready to be put behind bars, according to ... Read more...

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‘Immediate reforms vital for cleansing public life’


March 9th, 2012 - 1:27 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 9 (IANS) Ridding the public domain of corruption and criminality may be a laudable goal, but it's doubtful whether a Lokpal would succeed in reforming the ... Read more...

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2G court decision on Chidambaram flawed: Swamy


February 5th, 2012 - 10:28 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Feb 5 (IANS) Terming a Delhi court's dismissal of his petition against Home Minister P. Chidambaram in the 2G case as "wrong", Janata Party chief Subramanian Swamy Sunday ... Read more...

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BSF man held at airport with bullets


February 4th, 2012 - 8:35 pm ICT by IANS
Agartala, Feb 4 (IANS) A Border Security Force (BSF) trooper was Saturday detained by security personnel at the Agartala airport following the recovery of some bullets from his baggage, police ... Read more...

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Never-say-die Swamy ‘will appeal’ against judgement (Lead)


February 4th, 2012 - 3:45 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 4 (IANS) The never-say-die Janata Party chief Subramanian Swamy Saturday said he was surprised but not disappointed and would appeal against a trial court's decision to ... Read more...

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Nishikant Kamat in acting mode, ‘Force 2′ can wait


January 21st, 2012 - 1:15 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Jan 21 (IANS) John Abraham may be in a hurry to start "Force 2", but he will have to wait a while until his director, Nishikant Kamat, wraps ... Read more...

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Mafia is now ‘Italy’s No.1 bank’


January 11th, 2012 - 11:04 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Rome, Jan 11 (THAINDIAN NEWS) The various mafia groups in Italy earn as much as seven percent of the country’s GDP. A new report places spotlight on the finances of the Italian ... Read more...

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2G scam started after Raja became minister: Court


October 22nd, 2011 - 10:18 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Oct 22 (IANS) A special court here Saturday said the conspiracy to allocate 2G spectrum to ineligible telecom operators began after A. Raja became communications minister in 2007.Framing ... Read more...

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Why no action on PM’s 2G letter to Raja: Supreme Court


October 13th, 2011 - 7:59 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Oct 13 (IANS) The Supreme Court Thursday asked why no action was taken on a letter from Prime Minister Manmohan Singh to his then telecom minister A. ... Read more...

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Chidambaram favoured 2G auction, CBI tells apex court


September 29th, 2011 - 10:52 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 29 (IANS) The Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) Thursday strongly defended Home Minister P. Chidambaram, saying that the finance ministry under him had consistently favoured "auction ... Read more...

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Spacey hosting acting workshop for children


September 12th, 2011 - 6:34 am ICT by IANS
London, Sep 12 (IANS) "Superman Returns" star Kevin Spacey is hosting acting workshops for children to encourage their interest in the arts.Spacey, who is an artistic director of the ... Read more...

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Top British official to meet social networks over riots


August 26th, 2011 - 12:16 pm ICT by IANS
London, Aug 26 (IANS) British Home Secretary Theresa May will soon meet executives from social networks like Facebook, Twitter and BlackBerry to discuss the recent riots in the country.May ... Read more...

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London riots report by year-end: Keith Vaz


August 18th, 2011 - 11:02 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 18 (IANS) Describing the London riots as an act of criminality, Keith Vaz, Britain's longest serving MP of Indian origin and head of parliament's inquiry committee into ... Read more...

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Fighting gang culture a national priority: Cameron


August 15th, 2011 - 11:53 pm ICT by IANS
London, Aug 15 (IANS/RIA Novosti) Fighting street gang culture should become "the new national priority" for Britain, Prime Minister David Cameron said Monday.He also pledged to fight his nation's ... Read more...

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Britain may use army to curb future riots


August 12th, 2011 - 7:49 am ICT by IANS
London, Aug 12 (IANS/RIA Novosti) The British government could consider using the army to deal with future riots and may allow police to block social networks and force people ... Read more...

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British police release CCTV footage of rioters


August 11th, 2011 - 7:47 pm ICT by IANS
London, Aug 11 (IANS) Video footage of rioters who looted shops and establishments in Birmingham and Liverpool has been released by police.A gallery of suspects has been posted on the ... Read more...

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Police got tactics wrong, says Cameron as 1,300 held for riots (Lead)


August 11th, 2011 - 7:42 pm ICT by IANS
London, Aug 11 (IANS) Prime Minister David Cameron Thursday said police had admitted to getting their riot tactics wrong as over 1,300 people were arrested for the violence in ... Read more...

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Cameron vows to end ‘climate of fear’


August 11th, 2011 - 6:23 pm ICT by IANS
London, Aug 11 (IANS) In the wake of arson and rioting which rocked parts of England earlier this week, British Prime Minister David Cameron Thursday vowed to end the ... Read more...

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Will do everything to restore order: British PM


August 9th, 2011 - 9:41 pm ICT by IANS
London, Aug 9 (IANS) British Prime Minister David Cameron Tuesday pledged to do "everything necessary" to restore order following the third night of violence and looting across London and ... Read more...

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London rioters strip people naked to rob


August 9th, 2011 - 8:10 pm ICT by IANS
London, Aug 9 (IANS) Rioters in London have forced people to strip naked in the streets before stealing their clothes, a media report said Tuesday.There were shocking scenes as rioters ... Read more...

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London witnesses riots’ escalation


August 9th, 2011 - 4:52 am ICT by IANS
London, Aug 9 (IANS) Violent incidents, fires and rioting were witnessed on the third consecutive day in London, with riot police deployed and firefighters making efforts to handle blazes at ... Read more...

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Maken welcomes CAG report, says guilty won’t be spared


August 5th, 2011 - 9:55 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 5 (IANS) Sports minister Ajay Maken Friday welcomed the report prepared by the Comptroller and Auditor General of India (CAG) on the financial irregularities in the Commonwealth ... Read more...

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Britain to launch FBI-style agency in 2013


July 29th, 2011 - 7:26 pm ICT by IANS
London, July 29 (IANS) Britain will launch a crime tackling agency in 2013, built on the lines of America's FBI, officials said.The National Crime Agency will herald "a much tougher ... Read more...

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Yeddyurappa says he won’t quit, Gadkari to decide (Roundup)


July 25th, 2011 - 10:30 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore/New Delhi, July 25 (IANS) Facing indictment in illegal mining, Karnataka Chief Minister B.S. Yeddyurappa Monday said he would not resign and said he had left the decision to ... Read more...

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Focus shifts to Lokayukta’s recommendation on Yeddyurappa


July 25th, 2011 - 8:28 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore, July 25 (IANS) Karnataka Lokayukta N. Santosh Hegde Monday said he would submit his report on illegal mining in the state Wednesday, shifting the spotlight on what action he ... Read more...

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Yeddyurappa changes plans, returns to Bangalore Monday


July 24th, 2011 - 9:08 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore, July 24 (IANS) Karnataka's beleaguered Chief Minister B.S. Yeddyurappa is returning to Bangalore Monday morning after a week-long holiday in Mauritius with his family instead of flying to ... Read more...

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Criminal involvement of Yeddyurappa in mining scam: Santosh Hegde (Interview)


July 24th, 2011 - 6:32 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore, July 24 (IANS) Karnataka Lokayukta Justice N. Santosh Hegde, whose "explosive" probe report into the multi-crore mining scam in Karnataka has led to a major crisis for BJP's ... Read more...

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Banks need to modernise, guard against fraud: CBI


May 20th, 2011 - 10:15 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 20 (IANS) Public sector banks and financial institutions should adapt to changing technology and sensitise its staff to new methods of possible fraud, Central Bureau of Investigation ... Read more...

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WikiLeaks founder Assange honoured


May 11th, 2011 - 1:44 pm ICT by IANS
Sydney, May 11 (IANS) WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange has been awarded a gold medal by the Sydney Peace Foundation in recognition of his "exceptional courage in pursuit of human rights", ... Read more...

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Shipping community condemns Somali pirates


April 18th, 2011 - 11:40 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, April 18 (IANS) The shipping community Monday condemned the Somali pirates for not releasing all the Indian crew members of a hijacked merchant vessel despite the payment of ransom ... Read more...

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CBI chargesheet on 2G scam left out ‘core issues’: BJP


April 4th, 2011 - 5:44 pm ICT by ANI
Thiruvananthapuram, Apr 4 (ANI): Charging the Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) of bending backwards to defend the Prime Minister, senior Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leader Arun Jaitley said the agency's chargesheet ... Read more...

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Brain’s stunted growth behind teen misbehaviour


April 1st, 2011 - 4:14 pm ICT by IANS
London, April 1 (IANS) Teenaged children who misbehave have stunted growth in brain areas that deal with emotions, especially fear and the ability to feel the pain of others.Their anti-social ... Read more...

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