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Indian-origin doctor not fit to practice: British tribunal


August 22nd, 2012 - 10:37 pm ICT by IANS
London, Aug 22 (IANS) An Indian-origin pathologist, who conducted the first post-mortem examinations on a man who died in the 2009 G20 protests in London, is not fit to practice, ... Read more...

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Kenya orders probe into poor performance at London Olympics


August 22nd, 2012 - 3:29 pm ICT by IANS
Nairobi, Aug 22 (IANS) Kenyan president Mwai Kibaki ordered the Ministry of Sports to move fast and establish the cause of the country's dismal performance at the recently concluded London ... Read more...

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BCCI bans Sudhindra for life, Srivastava for 5 years (Lead)


June 30th, 2012 - 7:29 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, June 30 (IANS) The Indian cricket board Saturday came down hard on five domestic cricketers for bringing the game into disrepute, banning T. P. Sudhindra for life, Shalabh Srivastava ... Read more...

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BCCI bans Sudhindra for life, Shrivastava for 5 years


June 30th, 2012 - 6:23 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, June 30 (IANS) The Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) Saturday banned Madhya Pradesh fast bowler T.P.S. Sudhindra for life, Uttar Pradesh fast bowler Salabh Srivastava ... Read more...

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ECB convicts Kaneria of spot-fixing


June 22nd, 2012 - 10:11 pm ICT by IANS
London, June 22 (IANS) Pakistani leg-spinner Danish Kaneria has been convicted by the England and Wales Cricket Board (ECB) of introducing his "young and vulnerable" Essex teammate Mervyn Westfield ... Read more...

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Team Anna reiterates demand for probe against Pranab


June 22nd, 2012 - 6:44 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 22 (IANS) Team Anna Friday reiterated its demand for an investigation into alleged graft charges against United Progressive Alliance (UPA) presidential candidate Pranab Mukherjee, saying a ... Read more...

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Court seeks police report on action against Prashant Bhushan


June 8th, 2012 - 10:23 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 8 (IANS) A court here Friday asked Delhi Police to file a report on what action they have taken on a complaint against lawyer and Team Anna ... Read more...

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Munaf fined 50 percent of match fee


April 23rd, 2012 - 12:04 am ICT by IANS
Mumbai, April 22 (IANS) Mumbai Indians fast bowler Munaf Patel was fined 50 percent of his match fees for breaching the code of conduct during the Indian Premier League (IPL) ... Read more...

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Karnataka porngate: Anna demands jail for three ministers


February 8th, 2012 - 10:56 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 8 (IANS) Anna Hazare Wednesday expressed "dismay" over the three Bharatiya Janata Party ministers in Karnataka viewing porn in the assembly and demanded that they should ... Read more...

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Court has not blamed PM in 2G scam: Pawar


February 3rd, 2012 - 9:21 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Feb 3 (IANS) Union Agriculture Minister and Nationalist Congress Party (NCP) chief Sharad Pawar Friday defended Prime Minister Manmohan Singh, saying that the Supreme Court verdict cancelling 2G ... Read more...

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BSP fields more upper castes, Muslims in Uttar Pradesh


January 15th, 2012 - 10:29 pm ICT by IANS
Lucknow, Jan 15 (IANS) Bahujan Samaj Party (BSP) supremo and Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Mayawati Sunday released the names of all 403 candidates for the February 8-March 4 assembly ... Read more...

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Katich reprimanded for his comments on Clarke


December 5th, 2011 - 6:36 pm ICT by IANS
Sydney, Dec 5 (IANS) Discarded Australian Test opener Simon Katich was let off with a reprimand by a Cricket Australia disciplinary hearing for making controversial comments against current captain ... Read more...

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Karnataka may prove scandals don’t deter investors


November 29th, 2011 - 3:40 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore, Nov 29 (IANS) Karnataka, which has been in the news more for corruption scandals than the robust show by its iconic IT firms in the face of global ... Read more...

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Cricketing world welcomes jail for tainted Pakistanis


November 3rd, 2011 - 10:23 pm ICT by IANS
London, Nov 3 (IANS) The cricketing world Thursday welcomed the jail terms for tainted Pakistani players Salman Butt, Mohammad Asif and Mohammad Aamir, saying the punishments will serve as a ... 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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Growing demand for Ijaz Butt’s removal as PCB chief


September 21st, 2011 - 10:20 pm ICT by IANS
Karachi, Sep 21 (IANS) The opposition to Ijaz Butt's continuing as the Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) chairman is mounting with former players and officials demanding his removal.While the PCB ... Read more...

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Decision of shoora is final: Vastanvi


July 22nd, 2011 - 12:07 am ICT by IANS
Lucknow, July 21 (IANS) Declaring that he would not challenge the decision of the 'majlis-e-shoora' (governing council), Deoband-based Darul-Uloom chief Ghulam Mohammad Vastanvi made it clear Thursday that he ... Read more...

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Thoroughly probe role of coaches, officials: Usha, Randhawa


July 4th, 2011 - 10:36 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 4 (IANS) After two more Indian athletes tested positive Monday, former greats P.T. Usha and Gurbachan Singh Randhawa said the role of coaches, support staff and officials ... Read more...

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Pilfered CWG funds could have helped Delhi’s Dalits: Mayawati


June 17th, 2011 - 12:46 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 16 (IANS) Flaying the Congress for graft in the Commonwealth Games, Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Mayawati said here Thursday that the quantum of money pilfered could ... Read more...

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Sri Lanka’s former army commander denies accusing military of war crimes


May 13th, 2011 - 2:18 am ICT by BNO News
COLOMBO, SRI LANKA (BNO NEWS) -- Sri Lanka's former Army Commander on Thursday said that his comments to a weekly national newspaper on the final stages of the war had been distorted, ... Read more...

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Throw out corrupt subordinate court judges: Apex court (Lead)


May 10th, 2011 - 9:01 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 10 (IANS) Subordinate court judges who indulge in corruption should be "thrown out", an irate Supreme Court said Tuesday while criticising a woman additional district judge who ... Read more...

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Apex court slams judge for superseding its order


May 10th, 2011 - 3:19 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 10 (IANS) The Supreme Court Tuesday slammed Additional District Judge Archana Sinha for superseding its order in an eviction decree and asked the chief justice of the ... Read more...

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NZ teacher deregistered for posing naked for Penthouse mag


May 4th, 2011 - 6:20 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, May 4 (ANI): A former New Zealand teacher has been deregistered for posing nude for pornographic magazine Penthouse's Australia and New Zealand editions.When Rachel Whitwell, 29, was photographed naked draped over ... Read more...

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Bansal accuses Joshi of stifling majority view in 2G report


May 2nd, 2011 - 12:57 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 1 (IANS) Parliamentary Affairs Minister Pawan Kumar Bansal Sunday accused Public Accounts Committee chairman Murli Manohar Joshi of stifling the view of the majority to malign ... Read more...

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ISI being wrongfully defamed internationally: Malik


April 26th, 2011 - 8:17 pm ICT by ANI
Karachi, Apr. 26 (ANI): Pakistan's Interior Minister Rehman Malik on Tuesday angrily rejected documents leaked by the whistle-blowing web site WikiLeaks showing the Inter-Services Intelligence (ISI) in bad light."The ISI is being ... Read more...

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Rooney apologises for swearing outburst after hat-trick goal against West Ham


April 3rd, 2011 - 12:54 pm ICT by ANI
London, Apr.3 (ANI): Manchester United striker Wayne Rooney has apologized after swearing down a television camera after scoring his third goal against West Ham United.United beat West Ham 4-2. Rooney's hat- ... Read more...

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Pakistani charged with 14 criminal counts in Canada


April 2nd, 2011 - 5:19 pm ICT by ANI
Toronto, April 2(ANI): A Pakistani businessman-turned-politician in Canada has been arrested and charged with 14 criminal counts related to mortgage fraud, credit-card fraud and forged cheques.The Ontario Progressive Conservative Party investigated one ... Read more...

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Black Caps manager Currie asks players to avoid clashes during semi-final


March 27th, 2011 - 5:33 pm ICT by ANI
Wellington, Mar 27 (ANI): Amid concerns over yesterday's on-field tussle against South Africa, New Zealand cricket team manager Dave Currie has urged players to be careful and avoid such incidents in their ... Read more...

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Mills, Vettori and du Plessis fined by ICC


March 26th, 2011 - 4:30 pm ICT by IANS
Dhaka, March 26 (IANS) New Zealand captain Daniel Vettori and fast bowler Kyle Mills, and South Africa's Francois du Plessis have all been found to have breached the International Cricket ... Read more...

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Mills, Vettori and du Plessis fined for breaching ICC Code of Conduct


March 26th, 2011 - 3:50 pm ICT by ANI
Dhaka, Mar. 26 (ANI): New Zealand players Kyle Mills and Daniel Vettori along with South Africa's Francois du Plessis have all be found to have breached the ICC Code of Conduct following ... Read more...

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Brit priest resigns after his hooker attire at charity party earns him threats


March 21st, 2011 - 1:13 pm ICT by ANI
London, Mar 21 (ANI): The parish priest, who had dressed up as a hooker for a charity "tarts and vicars" party in Britain, has resigned after he was called a pervert and ... Read more...

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Moily criticises Congress MP for graft claim against judge


February 15th, 2011 - 8:33 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore, Feb 15 (IANS) Law Minister M. Veerappa Moily Tuesday said he disapproved of passing remarks that damage the judiciary's image and reputation."Whoever it is, be it a minister, MP or anybody, ... Read more...

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CBI summons Arun Shourie in 2G scam case


February 13th, 2011 - 4:12 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Feb 13 (ANI): The Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) on Sunday summoned Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leader and former Telecom Minister Arun Shourie, in connection with its probe into ... Read more...

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Shourie questions Justice Patil’s report on 2G scam


February 8th, 2011 - 4:50 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Feb 8 (ANI): Former Telecom Minister Arun Shourie on Tuesday dismissed the Justice Patil Report on the 2G-spectrum scam, terming it 'fabrication' concocted by Union Communication and Information Technology ... Read more...

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ICC should kick tainted ex-Pak skipper Butt out


February 7th, 2011 - 9:28 am ICT by ANI
Sydney, Feb.7 (ANI): A senior Australian sports journalist has criticized the International Cricket Council (ICC) for imposing what he called limited bans on tainted Pakistani cricketers -- Salman Butt, Mohamed Asif and ... Read more...

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