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Swiss to grill Tamil Tigers in Sri Lanka

July 27th, 2012 - 4:38 pm ICT by IANS
Colombo, July 27 (IANS) Swiss officials are to visit Sri Lanka to talk to Tamil Tigers in custody over rebel activities in Switzerland and the funds they collected to support ... Read more...

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Dharun Ravi wasn’t anti-gay, pals say

March 10th, 2012 - 10:07 am ICT by IANS
New York, March 10 (IANS) Seven friends of Indian American student Dharun Ravi, charged with spying on his gay roommate, have testified they never heard the former Rutgers University student ... Read more...

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2G: Ravi Ruia, three others exempted from personal appearance

February 22nd, 2012 - 12:53 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 22 (IANS) A special Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) court here granted exemption to corporate honcho Ravi Ruia of the Essar group and three others from making ... Read more...

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PM endorsed all 2G policy decisions: Balwa (Second Lead)

August 1st, 2011 - 9:16 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 1 (IANS) Swan Telecom promoter Shahid Usman Balwa Monday told a Delhi court that Prime Minister Manmohan Singh, then external affairs minister Pranab Mukherjee and then ... Read more...

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CBI to quiz Raja, two others again

July 16th, 2011 - 8:29 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 16 (IANS) A Delhi court Saturday allowed the Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) to again interrogate former communications minister Andimuthu Raja and two other accused, who are ... Read more...

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CWG scam: Bhanot, Verma sent to judicial custody till Mar. 29

March 15th, 2011 - 10:18 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Mar 15 (ANI): A Delhi court on Tuesday sent former Commonwealth Games (CWG) Organising Committee (OC) Chairman Suresh Kalmadi's key aides Lalit Bhanot and V.K. Verma to Tihar Jail to ... Read more...

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Lalgarh carnage: Police custody for 2 CPI-M leaders

February 15th, 2011 - 10:08 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Feb 15 (IANS) A court in West Bengal's West Midnapore district Tuesday sent two ruling Communist Party of India-Marxist (CPI-M) leaders, arrested over the Jan 7 Largarh carnage to 10 days ... Read more...

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4,000 Venezuelan prisoners on hunger strike

September 4th, 2010 - 8:09 am ICT by IANS
Caracas, Sep 4 (IANS/EFE) More than 4,000 inmates of three Venezuelan jails went on a hunger strike in protest against alleged brutality by guards, judicial delays and overcrowding in prisons. The protest involves ... Read more...

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It will take decades to execute Fort Hood shooter

November 16th, 2009 - 5:15 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Nov.16 (ANI): Major Nidal Hasan, the US Army psychiatrist, took just seven minutes to kill 13 people and injure more than 30 at Fort Hood in Texas earlier this month, but ... Read more...

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Nawaz’s plane hijacking conspiracy case records missing since 2007

April 8th, 2009 - 3:13 pm ICT by ANI
Karachi, Apr. 8 (ANI): The records of former Pakistan Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif's appeals in the plane hijacking conspiracy case have been missing from the Sindh High Court records since 2007.Pakistan ... Read more...

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