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Plan B eyes career break


September 6th, 2012 - 2:33 am ICT by IANS
London, Sep 6 (IANS) British rapper Plan B is eyeing a career break after exhausting himself by taking on too many projects.The 28-year-old, whose real name is Benjamin Ballance-Drew, became ... Read more...

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BJP leader denied relief on Dikshit’s defamation complaint


August 13th, 2012 - 10:30 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 13 (IANS) The Delhi High Court Monday declined to stay the trial court proceedings against Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leader Vijender Gupta in a defamation complaint ... Read more...

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Shakira sues former employees


August 12th, 2012 - 1:39 pm ICT by IANS
London, Aug 12 (IANS) Singer Shakira is taking legal action against two former employees over allegations of extortion and defamation.The "Hips Don't Lie" hitmaker said her ex-workers had threatened ... Read more...

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Defamation can cost $160,000 in Russia


July 30th, 2012 - 11:58 pm ICT by IANS
Moscow, July 30 (IANS/RIA Novosti) Russian President Vladimir Putin has signed a defamation bill into law that carries a fine of up to $160,000, the Kremlin press service said Monday.The ... Read more...

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Dikshit gets court notice on BJP leader’s plea


July 10th, 2012 - 7:49 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 10 (IANS) The Delhi High Court Tuesday issued notice to Chief Minister Sheila Dikshit on Bharatiya Janata Party leader Vijender Gupta's plea seeking quashing of summons ... Read more...

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Court accepts Naval War Room case accused’s complaint


June 4th, 2012 - 9:57 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 4 (IANS) A Delhi court Monday accepted a complaint by Abhishek Verma, a businessman who is an accused in the 2006 Naval War Room leak case, against ... Read more...

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Tatra deal: BEML to sue ex-army chief for defamation (Lead)


June 1st, 2012 - 9:04 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore, June 1 (IANS) Defence behemoth BEML Friday said it will file a defamatory suit against former chief of army staff Gen. V.K. Singh for making false and motivated charges ... Read more...

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Tatra deal: BEML to sue ex-army chief for defemation


June 1st, 2012 - 4:49 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore, June 1 (IANS) State-run defence behemoth BEML will sue former Indian Army chief Gen. V.K. Singh for defamation for terming its Tatra heavy-duty trucks sub-standard and saying they ... Read more...

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Army chief can face action for defamation, rules court


May 24th, 2012 - 4:06 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 24 (IANS) The Delhi High Court Thursday ruled that the central government cannot be asked to withdraw a press release issued by the army, and that disciplinary ... Read more...

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Bengal teacher who dared ex-legislator granted bail


May 10th, 2012 - 9:45 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, May 10 (IANS) Bhangar College professor Debjani Dey, accused of misbehaving with former Trinamool Congress legislator Arabul Islam, was Thursday granted bail after she surrendered before a West Bengal ... Read more...

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Ex-Trinamool legislator surrenders over assault, gets bail


April 30th, 2012 - 5:58 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, April 30 (IANS) Former Trinamool Congress legislator Arabul Islam, booked for several offences following complaints of physical assault by some college teachers, Monday surrendered before a West Bengal ... Read more...

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Court to rule on summoning of army chief May 5


April 26th, 2012 - 8:16 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 26 (IANS) A Delhi court Thursday will deliver on May 5 its order on a plea by Lt. Gen. (retd) Tejinder Singh seeking summoning of army chief ... Read more...

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Toongate: Has Mamata Banerjee misused the IT Act? (Comment)


April 16th, 2012 - 3:30 pm ICT by IANS
Question: Why did Mamata Banerjee cross the road?Answer: To see if the chicken were making fun of her!In mid-April, the chief minister of West Bengal went viral with a vengeance. ... Read more...

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Kudankulam protest leader sends legal notice to PM


February 28th, 2012 - 10:03 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, Feb 28 (IANS) After taking on the Indian nuclear establishment, People's Movement Against Nuclear Energy (PMANE) coordinator S.P. Udayakumar pitted himself against Prime Minister Manmohan Singh, sending him ... Read more...

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Court asks Facebook, Orkut to remove objectionable pictures


December 22nd, 2011 - 1:37 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Dec 21 (IANS) A Delhi court has ordered several social networking companies like Facebook, Google and Orkut to remove some pictures from their websites.The court of administrative ... Read more...

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Nancy Dell’Olio loses court action against the Daily Mail


December 21st, 2011 - 10:55 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
London, Dec 21 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Nancy Dell’Olio suit against the Daily Mail for defamation has been thrown out. The Strictly Come Dancing star sued the newspaper after a report captioned ‘Return of ... Read more...

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Kashmir Police register case for text book depiction of cops as ‘cruel’


December 19th, 2011 - 10:32 pm ICT by IANS
Srinagar, Dec 19 (IANS) Police have registered a case against the chairman and some other officials of the Jammu and Kashmir school education board for depicting the local policemen as ... Read more...

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Petition against Veena Malik dismissed


December 8th, 2011 - 5:34 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, Dec 8 (IANS) A Pakistani court has dismissed a petition seeking action against actress Veena Malik for getting herself photographed in the nude in an Indian magazine.The Islamabad High ... Read more...

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Bhushan accuses PMO of thwarting Jan Lokpal bill


December 5th, 2011 - 11:24 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Dec 5 (IANS) Team Anna member Prashant Bhushan Monday accused the Prime Minister's Office (PMO) of defamation and "thwarting" the Jan Lokpal bill by "falsely" replying to ... Read more...

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Justin Bieber’s accuser drops her paternity suit


November 16th, 2011 - 10:50 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
New York, Nov 16 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Justin Bieber can forget about the planned paternity test that he wants to do because TMZ reports that his accuser has dropped her paternity suit. The ... Read more...

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Defamation complaint against Rahul Gandhi


November 15th, 2011 - 10:00 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Nov 15 (IANS) The Mumbai Samajwadi Party (SP) Tuesday filed a defamation complaint against Congress leader Rahul Gandhi for his comments in Uttar Pradesh the day before, a ... Read more...

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Tevez to sue Mancini after Manchester City fine


October 26th, 2011 - 4:25 pm ICT by IANS
London, Oct 26 (IANS) Carlos Tevez is set to sue Roberto Mancini after Manchester City fined the Argentine striker four weeks' wages, or 800,000 pounds, after he refused to ... Read more...

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National Conference worker’s death rocks Kashmir assembly (Roundup)


October 3rd, 2011 - 10:27 pm ICT by IANS
Srinagar, Oct 3 (IANS) The mysterious death of a ruling National Conference (NC) worker, that has created a political storm in Jammu and Kashmir, Monday led to pandemonium and ugly ... Read more...

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Omar to serve defamation notice on Mehbooba Mufti


October 3rd, 2011 - 6:18 pm ICT by IANS
Srinagar, Oct 3 (IANS) Jammu and Kashmir Chief Minister Omar Abdullah Monday said he would serve a defamation notice on opposition People's Democratic Party (PDP) leader Mehbooba Mufti for levelling ... Read more...

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Hazare accepts Tiwari’s written apology


September 21st, 2011 - 7:55 pm ICT by IANS
Pune, Sep 21 (IANS) Congress leader Manish Tewari Wednesday tendered a a written apology to Anna Hazare for accusing him of being corrupt, Hazare's lawyer said, and added ... Read more...

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Team Hazare to hold brainstorming session on Jan Lokpal bill


September 9th, 2011 - 10:59 pm ICT by IANS
Ralegan Siddhi (Maharahstra), Sep 9 (IANS) Anna Hazare and his team will start a two-day brainstorming session here Saturday over the future course of action for the Jan Lokpal ... Read more...

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Notice to police on carpenter’s plea against Anna


September 5th, 2011 - 5:36 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 5 (IANS) A Delhi court Monday issued notice to Delhi Police on a plea filed by a 60-year-old carpenter against Anna Hazare and his team members ... Read more...

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Carpenter files plea against Anna


September 4th, 2011 - 1:04 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 4 (IANS) A 60-year-old carpenter has filed a petition against Anna Hazare and his team members in a Delhi court for "waging war against the government".Satbir ... Read more...

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TV channels beware, viewers watching your content


August 6th, 2011 - 10:48 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 6 (IANS) Did you feel a certain episode in a TV serial was too hot to handle? Or did you feel disturbed by a violent scene? The ... Read more...

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Harbhajan slaps legal notice on UB Group for Dhoni ad


July 18th, 2011 - 10:26 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi/Bangalore, July 18 (IANS) Indian off-spinner Harbhajan Singh has sent a legal notice to Vijay Mallya-owned UB Group over an advertisement of McDowell's No. 1 Platinum featuring his ... Read more...

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Shaolin priest not involved in sex scandal, says China


June 19th, 2011 - 8:31 am ICT by IANS
Beijing, June 19 (IANS) Allegations against the current abbot of China's Shaolin Temple about soliciting prostitutes and later being arrested are not true, says a government statement.The State Administration for ... Read more...

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Environmental activist: Another Binayak Sen in making?


June 14th, 2011 - 10:47 am ICT by IANS
Raipur, June 14 (IANS) On June 2 Ramesh Agrawal was found chained to a hospital bed. The 55-year-old man was shifted there after his blood pressure shot up in ... Read more...

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Maran denies wrongdoing in issuing telecom licences (Lead)


June 1st, 2011 - 11:59 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 1 (IANS) Textiles Minister Dayanidhi Maran Wednesday denied allegations of having received kickbacks for issuing a 2G licence to a private operator when he was telecom ... Read more...

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Maran denies wrongdoing in issuing telecom licences


June 1st, 2011 - 10:09 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 1 (IANS) Textiles Minister Dayanidhi Maran Wednesday denied allegations of receiving kickbacks for issuing a 2G licence to private a operator when he was telecom minister ... Read more...

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Kamran’s father-in-law sues Zulqarnain for Rs100mn over ‘match fixer’ allegations


April 27th, 2011 - 12:27 pm ICT by ANI
Karachi, April 27(ANI): Runaway former Pakistani wicketkeeper Zulqarnain Haidar, who returned home from a self-imposed exile in the United Kingdom on Monday, has found himself in the middle of a 100-million-rupee lawsuit.Zulqarnain ... Read more...

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