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33 held for violence during Congress rally (Lead)


September 7th, 2012 - 7:43 pm ICT by IANS
Bhubaneswar, Sep 7 (IANS) At least 33 people have been arrested in connection with the violence during a Congress rally in Odisha's capital Bhubaneswar, police said Friday."We have arrested 33 ... Read more...

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Congress calls for shutdown in Odisha


September 7th, 2012 - 11:54 am ICT by IANS
Bhubaneswar, Sep 7 (IANS) Odisha's opposition Congress has called for a statewide shutdown Sep 10 to protest "police excesses" on its workers during a party rally here, a senior ... Read more...

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Court notice to police officers in CWG case


August 31st, 2012 - 11:18 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 31 (IANS) A court Friday asked the deputy commissioner of police (DCP) and additional DCP of the economic offences wing to appear before it in a complaint ... Read more...

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Mamata for electoral reforms, cash-free polls


August 14th, 2012 - 7:28 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, August 14 (IANS) Observing that corrupt practices were rampant in India's electoral process particularly in the northeast, West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee Tuesday called for electoral reforms."Today ... Read more...

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SC admits plea against acquittal in Bihar massacre (Lead)


July 16th, 2012 - 8:43 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 16 (IANS) The Supreme Court Monday admitted a Bihar government plea challenging the acquittal of 23 accused in the massacre of 20 Dalits by the Ranvir Sena ... Read more...

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‘Bhagirathi’ good one time watch (Kannada Movie Review)


June 8th, 2012 - 10:07 pm ICT by IANS
Film: "Bhagirathi"; Cast: Kishore, Bhavana, Tara Anuradha, Srinath, Hema Choudhary, Shiwadhwaj, Padma Vasanthi, Radha Ramachandra, Hulimavu Ramachandra and others; Producer; B.K. Sreenivas: Screenplay-Dialogues-Lyrics-Director: Baraguru Ramchandrappa; Music: V. Manohar; Cinemetography: Harish Sondekoppa; ... Read more...

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Rajya Sabha adjourned, BJP cries foul


May 22nd, 2012 - 7:58 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 22 (IANS) The Rajya Sabha was Tuesday adjourned sine die without taking up important listed business due to protests by DMK members to a bill. The ... Read more...

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Owaisi seeks action against lax cops for riots


April 12th, 2012 - 12:32 am ICT by IANS
Hyderabad, April 11 (IANS) Voicing its concern over increasing incidents of communal violence in Andhra Pradesh, Majlis-e-Ittehadul Muslimeen (MIM), a key ally of the ruling Congress, Wednesday put the government ... Read more...

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Gadkari hits out at Anshuman Mishra, calls allegations baseless


March 25th, 2012 - 9:32 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 25 (IANS) Joining other party leaders in slamming NRI businessman Anshuman Mishra, Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) chief Nitin Gadkari Sunday dismissed the allegations levelled by Mishra ... Read more...

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Conspiracy to create unrest in Bengal: Mamata


March 22nd, 2012 - 7:47 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, March 22 (IANS) Alleging there was an attempt to inject communal disharmony in West Bengal, Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee Thursday ordered a probe into the issue and appealed ... Read more...

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Nizam’s family to protest over Rs 9 cr tax demand


March 10th, 2012 - 5:37 pm ICT by IANS
Hyderabad, March 10 (IANS) Fed up with alleged harassment by the income tax department, members of the family of the erstwhile Nizam of Hyderabad are planning protests in Delhi ... Read more...

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No news about disassociation from Aakash tablet: Datawind


February 21st, 2012 - 11:30 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 21 (IANS) A day after reports that Datawind, manufacturers of India's cheapest Aakash tablet, were to be disassociated from the tablet, the manufacturer Tuesday said that they ... Read more...

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Singhvi takes on Amit Mitra over central funds for Bengal


February 8th, 2012 - 10:06 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Feb 8 (IANS) Firing a fresh salvo in the latest standoff with the Trinamool Congress over central assistance for West Bengal, the Congress Wednesday accused the state government ... Read more...

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Falsely tainted with Mecca Masjid blast, compensation eludes these victims


January 9th, 2012 - 2:05 pm ICT by IANS
Hyderabad, Jan 9 (IANS) They are the worst victims of physical and mental torture by police in the Mecca Masjid blast case. But like justice, compensation too seems to elude ... Read more...

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Court should have issued notice before ordering probe: Naidu


November 14th, 2011 - 10:25 pm ICT by IANS
Hyderabad, Nov 14 (IANS) Former Andhra Pradesh chief minister N. Chandrababu Naidu Monday said the high court order of a probe into his assets without issuing a notice to him ... Read more...

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Pakistan scrambled jet to intercept Indian chopper


October 24th, 2011 - 1:47 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, Oct 24 (IANS) Pakistan had scrambled a fighter jet after an Indian helicopter flew into its territory and the chopper was warned that it would be fired at if ... Read more...

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Amend booklet mentioning Netaji’s death: Forward Bloc


October 16th, 2011 - 9:51 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Oct 16 (IANS) West Bengal's Left Front ally All India Forward Bloc (AIFB) Sunday demanded the amendment of a booklet published by the Lok Sabha secretariat that says Netaji ... Read more...

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Bollywood is changing big time: Jimmy Shergill


October 3rd, 2011 - 1:40 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Oct 3 (IANS) He started off as a lover boy, but over a period of 11 years he has gone on to play intense roles. Actor Jimmy Shergill ... Read more...

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Gujarat government harassing Sanjiv Bhatt, say activists


October 1st, 2011 - 9:19 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Oct 1 (IANS) Social activists Saturday termed the arrest of Indian Police Service officer Sanjiv Bhatt as "vindictive" and charged the Gujarat government with silencing the witnesses ... Read more...

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UPA conspiring against Gujarat government: Modi


September 25th, 2011 - 8:47 pm ICT by IANS
Ahmedabad, Sep 25 (IANS) Gujarat Chief Minister Narendra Modi Sunday accused the Congress-led central government of conspiring to dislodge his government and demanded the recall of Governor Kamla Beniwal. "The ... Read more...

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Hazare issue not handled well: Congress MP


August 29th, 2011 - 11:39 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 29 (IANS) Congress MP Praveen Singh Aron Monday said the situation arising out of Anna Hazare's fast for a strong Lokpal bill had not been handled ... Read more...

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Gujarat government denies police officer chargsheeted


August 12th, 2011 - 9:31 pm ICT by IANS
Gandhinagar, Aug 12, (IANS) The Gujarat government said Friday that IPS officer Rahul Sharma has neither been suspended nor any chargesheet served on him as yet.State government spokespersons Health Minister ... Read more...

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Diana Hayden returns with beauty book, launch in September


May 11th, 2011 - 5:09 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 11 (IANS) Fancy some beauty tips from former beauty queen Diana Hayden? She is to luanch her book "A Beautiful Truth" in Septemeber and says it kept ... Read more...

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Top Muslim clerics bat for Mamata


April 4th, 2011 - 8:49 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, April 4 (IANS) Criticising the ruling Left Front for neglecting the minorities in West Bengal over past three decades, top clerics of the Shia and Shunni communities Monday ... Read more...

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Freida Pinto defends racy men’s mag shoot


March 29th, 2011 - 1:31 pm ICT by ANI
London, Mar 29 (ANI): 'Slumdog Millionaire' star Freida Pinto, who raised eyebrows last year (10) with a series of racy shots for the U.S. version of GQ, has defended the photoshoot.Rumours ... Read more...

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BJP accuses Chidambaram of conflict of interest


March 23rd, 2011 - 9:09 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 23 (IANS) The opposition Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) Wednesday accused Home Minister P. Chidambaram of conflict of interest, saying that Delhi police, which is investigating the ... Read more...

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Investigations into cash for votes to be completed shortly: Chidambaram


March 23rd, 2011 - 8:53 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Mar 30 (ANI): Union Home Minister P Chidambaram on Wednesday said the investigation by Delhi Police into allegations of cash-for-votes during trust vote in the Lok Sabha in 2008 ... Read more...

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Indian PM seems to be misleading public on cables: WikiLeaks chief


March 21st, 2011 - 10:15 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 21 (IANS) The head of whistleblower website WikiLeaks Monday accused Prime Minister Manmohan Singh of deliberately misleading the public by claiming that leaked US diplomatic cables ... Read more...

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Indian leaders misleading public on US cables: WikiLeaks editor


March 21st, 2011 - 9:54 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 21 (IANS) WikiLeaks editor Julian Assange says Indian leaders are trying to mislead the public by challenging the authenticity of US diplomatic cables suggesting some MPs ... Read more...

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SA prosecutor accused of ’sabotaging’ Brit-Indian honeymooners case with ‘fugitive’ comments


February 21st, 2011 - 1:18 pm ICT by ANI
London, Feb 20 (ANI): The family of the Brit-Indian millionaire charged with masterminding his wife's murder during their honeymoon in Cape Town last year have accused the South African prosecuting authority's head ... Read more...

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Kentucky Finds Three Skinned Dogs On The Road


February 6th, 2011 - 9:04 pm ICT by GD
By Meena Kar Feb 6, (THAINDIAN NEWS) Kentucky witnessed yet another brutal example of cruelty against animals. On Thursday, three skinned dogs were found along the roads of Kentucky, in the Greenup County, ... Read more...

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China’s stealth fighter based on US nighthawk


January 24th, 2011 - 12:30 pm ICT by IANS
London, Jan 24 (IANS) The new stealth fighter developed by China is based on the technology used in the US-made Nighthawk jet which was shot down over Serbia during the 1999 Kosovo ... Read more...

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No true Hindu can become a terrorist : BJP leader


January 21st, 2011 - 4:44 pm ICT by IANS
By Sujeet Kumar Raipur, Jan 21 (IANS) A senior Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) functionary alleges that a corruption-mired Congress-led UPA government is making a deliberate attempt to involve Rashtriya Swayamsevak ... Read more...

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US’ efforts to prosecute me ‘a warning that all journalists will be next’: Assange


December 23rd, 2010 - 2:23 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Dec 23 (ANI): Julian Assange, founder of the whistleblower website 'Wikileaks' that recently released hundreds of secret US diplomatic cables, has said that efforts made by America to prosecute him on ... Read more...

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LAPD Accused By Grim Sleeper’s Attorney


December 19th, 2010 - 8:19 pm ICT by GD
By Meena Kar Dec 19, (THAINDIAN NEWS) The release of photos by the LAPD (Los Angeles Police Department), has yielded enormous response, with hundreds of phone calls pouring into the offices. Where most ... Read more...

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