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All eyes on Muslim vote in Uttar Pradesh (UP Newsletter)


January 22nd, 2012 - 3:37 pm ICT by IANS
Lucknow, Jan 22 (IANS) In the absence of a wave and no issue that could have an emotional sway on voters, the Muslim vote seems to be the one ... Read more...

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‘Demolition man’ heads for second stint in Delhi


September 28th, 2011 - 5:55 pm ICT by IANS
Thiruvananthapuram, Sep 28 (IANS) He's said to have knocked down 14,310 illegal buildings in his first stint in the capital. As K.J. Alphonse again heads to Delhi after spending ... Read more...

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Connect to your computer in blink of an eye


May 12th, 2011 - 6:40 pm ICT by IANS
London, May 12 (IANS) In movies like "Minority Report" and "Demolition Man", iris recognition opens access to top secret files. Now a New York-based biometric security company is set ... Read more...

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‘Demolition man’ Alphons joins BJP (Lead)


March 24th, 2011 - 7:07 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi/Thiruvananthapuram, March 24 (IANS) K.J. Alphons, an independent Kerala legislator and former bureaucrat who earned the 'demolition man' sobriquet during his tenure as the head of the Delhi ... Read more...

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‘Demolition man’ Alphons joins BJP


March 24th, 2011 - 6:20 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi/Thiruvananthapuram, March 24 (IANS) K.J. Alphons, a Kerala legislator and former bureaucrat who earned the 'demolition man' sobriquet during his tenure as the head of the Delhi ... Read more...

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‘Demolition man’ Alphons not to contest Kerala polls


March 17th, 2011 - 5:37 pm ICT by IANS
Kottayam (Kerala), March 17 (IANS) K.J. Alphons, a legislator and former bureaucrat who earned the sobriquet of 'demolition man' as Delhi civic chief, has decided not to contest the upcoming ... Read more...

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Wesley Snipes begins 3-yr prison term for tax evasion


December 10th, 2010 - 1:33 pm ICT by ANI
London, Dec 10 (ANI): Actor Wesley Snipes will begin serving his three-year sentence for tax evasion at a federal prison in the US state of Pennsylvania.Snipes arrived shortly before a 1700 GMT ... Read more...

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Alistair Overeem Makes It To The Heavyweight Title


May 16th, 2010 - 6:50 pm ICT by GD
By Madhuri Dey May 16, (THAINDIAN NEWS) Alistair Overeem defeated Brett Rogers in the fight of the Strikeforce. The win was not only unexpected, it also loved up to the moniker that had ... Read more...

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‘Demolition man’ Alphons turns master builder in Kerala


December 26th, 2009 - 3:43 pm ICT by IANS
Kanjirappally (Kerala), Dec 26 (IANS) K.J. Alphons, who was known as the 'demolition man' responsible for razing thousands of illegal constructions in New Delhi, is now being seen as a 'master builder' ... Read more...

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Azam-Amar feud: SP expels its founder leader (Lead)


May 24th, 2009 - 11:25 pm ICT by IANS
Lucknow, May 24 (IANS) The intra-party feud between Samajwadi Party (SP) leaders Azam Khan and Amar Singh that had virtually turned into a street-fight culminated Sunday in the expulsion of the former ... Read more...

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Congress comeback in Uttar Pradesh that no one predicted


May 16th, 2009 - 7:57 pm ICT by IANS
By Sharat Pradhan Lucknow, May 16 (IANS) The dramatic comeback of the Congress in Uttar Pradesh was not foreseen even by its own leadership.In a state that sends the largest number of ... Read more...

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Scramble for Muslim votes in Uttar Pradesh


April 28th, 2009 - 3:39 pm ICT by IANS
By Sharat Pradhan Lucknow, April 28 (IANS) Three major political parties in Uttar Pradesh are locked in a race for the Muslim vote, seen to be floating in these Lok Sabha ... Read more...

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Hindi belt troika teams up to shore slipping vote banks (News Analysis)


April 3rd, 2009 - 6:38 pm ICT by IANS
By Sharat Pradhan Lucknow, April 3 (IANS) Three of the Hindi heartbelt's most influential politicians -- Lalu Prasad, Mulayam Singh Yadav and Ram Vilas Paswan -- teamed up here Friday to consolidate ... Read more...

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Sehwag’s dismisal was the turning point, says Pollock


May 4th, 2008 - 10:49 pm ICT by admin
Mumbai, May 4 (IANS) A beaming Shaun Pollock credited teamwork for the shocking win of Mumbai Indians over Delhi Daredevils by 29 runs in a Indian Premier League (IPL) Twenty20 cricket match ... Read more...

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US actor Wesley Snipes sentenced to three years in jail


April 25th, 2008 - 9:51 am ICT by admin
DPA Los Angeles, April 25 (DPA) Actor Wesley Snipes was sentenced Thursday to three years in jail for tax fraud, CNN reported. The Florida judge supported demands by the prosecution for three years ... Read more...

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