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‘Vennela 1 1/2′ will have live interval

September 17th, 2012 - 11:20 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, Sep 17 (IANS) Makers of Telugu film "Vennela 1 1/2" have a unique attraction - a live interval! Viewers who prefer staying back during the break will be entertained ... Read more...

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Court reserves order on Dikshit’s plea

May 31st, 2012 - 4:43 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 31 (IANS) A Delhi court Thursday reserved its order on Delhi Chief Minister Sheila Dikshit's plea seeking issuance of summons against Bharatiya Janata Party leader Vijender ... Read more...

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Pakistani ban on 1,000 words lampooned

November 19th, 2011 - 4:18 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, Nov 19 (IANS) A government move to ban the use of more than 1,000 "derogatory" words in SMS messages has run into a wall of furious netizens.On micro blogging ... Read more...

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Supreme Court releases jailed Kerala CPI-M leader

November 15th, 2011 - 10:34 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Nov 15 (IANS) The Supreme Court Tuesday directed the release on bail of Communist Party of India-Marxist (CPI-M) leader M.V. Jayarajan who was jailed for six months by ... Read more...

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Derogatory words in caste certificates to be removed: Dikshit

July 25th, 2011 - 8:04 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 25 (IANS) The Delhi government Monday decided to remove derogatory words from certificates issued to the Scheduled Castes and the Scheduled Tribes."There were some derogatory words used ... Read more...

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Punjab town curfew enters third day, relaxed briefly

January 4th, 2011 - 9:20 pm ICT by IANS
Bhikhi (Punjab), Jan 4 (IANS) The curfew at Bhikhi town of Punjab's Mansa district was relaxed for three hours Tuesday, but the situation remained tense and an uneasy calm prevailed.Curfew was imposed ... Read more...

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Curfew imposed in Punjab town after clashes

January 2nd, 2011 - 11:18 pm ICT by IANS
Bhiki (Punjab), Jan 2 (IANS) Curfew was imposed in this town in Punjab's Mansa district Sunday after a group of protesters clashed with police and also damaged at least six vehicles."Curfew has ... Read more...

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Additional solicitor general resents use of ‘keep’ in ruling

October 22nd, 2010 - 3:25 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Oct 22 (IANS) Additional Solicitor General Indira Jaisingh Friday took exception to the use of word "keep" in a Supreme Court judgment.She told the apex court bench of Justice Markandey ... Read more...

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Court doubts Gujarat scheme on bar-coded ration cards

September 6th, 2010 - 11:50 pm ICT by IANS
Gandhinagar, Sep 6 (IANS) The Gujarat government's plan to introduce bar-coded ration cards received a setback of sorts after the high court Monday doubted the reliability of the proposal to check pilferage. A ... Read more...

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Iran Ministry slams media for Carla Bruni ‘prostitute’ slur

September 1st, 2010 - 12:57 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, Sept 1 (ANI): Iran's foreign ministry has slammed the media for labelling French first lady Carla Bruni a "prostitute" after she pledged her support for a woman sentenced to death by ... Read more...

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Gadkari’s remarks against SP, RJD leaders evoke leaders’ ire

May 13th, 2010 - 10:55 pm ICT by ANI
Patna/ New Delhi, May 13 (ANI): Bharatiya Janata Party President Nitin Gadkari's derogatory remarks against the Samajwadi Party and Rashtriya Janata Dal chiefs, have evoked a strong criticism from various leaders. ... Read more...

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Akal Takht ex-jathedar sticks to stand on scripture

April 13th, 2010 - 11:43 am ICT by IANS
Toronto, April 13 (IANS) Toronto-based former Akal Takht head priest Darshan Singh Ragi, who was excommunicated by the Sikh high priests in December for questioning the authenticity of the scripture Dasam Granth, ... Read more...

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Deve Gowda regrets using derogatory words against Yeddyurappa

January 11th, 2010 - 7:22 pm ICT by ANI
Bangalore / New Delhi, Jan 11 (ANI): Former Prime Minister H D Deve Gowda on Monday said he regretted for using derogatory and un-parliamentary words against Karnataka Chief Minister B S ... Read more...

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Maneka Gandhi lodges complaint against Lalu for his remarks

April 8th, 2009 - 5:03 pm ICT by ANI
Badaun (UP), Apr 8 (ANI): BJP MP Maneka Gandhi on Wednesday lodged a complaint with the police here against Rashtriya Janata Dal (RJD) chief Lalu Prasad for making derogatory remarks against her ... Read more...

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Delhi’s Sikhs protest against Varun Gandhi

March 27th, 2009 - 9:07 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Mar 27 (ANI): Many members of the Sikh community here took to streets on Friday to protest against the alleged objectionable remarks made by the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) ... Read more...

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Air India pilot beaten up, apology demanded from CISF (Lead)

September 23rd, 2008 - 10:21 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi/Kolkata, Sep 23 (IANS) A tiff between a pilot and Central Industrial Security Force (CISF) personnel at Kolkata airport Tuesday delayed many flights to the West Bengal capital. The pilots association ... Read more...

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CISF personnel ‘beat up’ Air India pilot at Kolkata airport

September 23rd, 2008 - 6:56 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Sep 23 (IANS) An Air India pilot was allegedly beaten up by Central Industrial Security Force (CISF) personnel at Kolkata airport Tuesday which delayed a flight to Bagdogra by two hours.The ... Read more...

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Malaysian teacher let off lightly for using racial slurs, MIC angry

August 14th, 2008 - 1:32 pm ICT by ANI
Banting (Malaysia), Aug 14 (ANI): Malaysian Education Minister Hishammuddin Hussein has been urged to intervene in the case of the teacher who used racial slurs on students at a secondary school ... Read more...

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