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Resentment brewing in Congress over Telangana


September 20th, 2012 - 2:35 pm ICT by IANS
Hyderabad, Sep 20 (IANS) Resentment is brewing in the ruling Congress in Andhra Pradesh with a section of leaders openly attacking the central leadership for talking to the TRS over ... Read more...

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ONGC storm into semis


September 12th, 2012 - 10:46 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, Sep 12 (IANS) Holders ONGC booked their berth in the semi-finals of the 87th MCC-Murugappa Gold Cup All-India hockey tournament, defeating BPCL 5-2 in their concluding Group A league ... Read more...

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Seven officials jailed for fraudulent land allocation


September 3rd, 2012 - 10:11 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sept 3 (IANS) A special court Monday sentenced a former registrar of cooperative societies and six other government officials to one year jail in a Rs.4,000 crore ... Read more...

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Ex-registrar convicted in housing scam


August 29th, 2012 - 10:33 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 29 (IANS) A special court Wednesday convicted 11 people, including a former registrar of cooperative societies, in a Rs.4,000 crore scam here, on charges of fraudulently ... Read more...

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Andhra ministers dare IAS officers to name corrupt


February 5th, 2012 - 8:37 pm ICT by IANS
Hyderabad, Feb 5 (IANS) A day after IAS officers pointed fingers at them, cabinet ministers in Andhra Pradesh Sunday hit back at top bureaucrats daring them to name the corrupt ... Read more...

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Jayalalithaa sacks confidant Sasikala & Co (Night Lead)


December 19th, 2011 - 8:39 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, Dec 19 (IANS) In a sweeping move, Tamil Nadu Chief Minister J. Jayalalithaa sacked from the AIADMK long-time confidant V.K. Sasikala and 13 others who were known to wield ... Read more...

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Jayalalithaa sacks long-time confidant Sasikala (Lead)


December 19th, 2011 - 5:46 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, Dec 19 (IANS) In a dramatic move, Tamil Nadu Chief Minister J. Jayalalithaa threw out her long-time confidant V.K. Sasikala and 11 others from the basic membership of her ... Read more...

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Jayalalithaa removes Sasikala, others from AIADMK


December 19th, 2011 - 4:23 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, Dec 19 (IANS) In a surprise move, AIADMK general secretary and Tamil Nadu Chief Minister J. Jayalalithaa removed her close associate of nearly two decades V.K. Sasikala and 11 ... Read more...

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Mumbai Fighters name strong team for World Series Boxing


November 4th, 2011 - 10:05 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Nov 4 (IANS) Mumbai Fighters Friday named a 17-member team for the World Series Boxing (WSB) series which also includes four foreigners.The team comprises the likes of Akhil Kumar, ... Read more...

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Military plane crashes in western Nepal, killing 6


October 18th, 2011 - 11:07 pm ICT by BNO News
DHORPATAN, NEPAL (BNO NEWS) -- A military plane carrying six people, including a patient, crashed in the western region of Nepal on early Tuesday evening, officials said. There were no survivors. The accident ... Read more...

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Khanduri again becomes Uttarkahand chief minister


September 11th, 2011 - 9:30 pm ICT by IANS
Dehradun, Sep 11 (IANS) B.C. Khanduri was Sunday sworn in for the second time as the chief minister of the poll-bound Uttarakhand. Khanduri, 76, a former union minister and ... Read more...

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One student killed, 3 injured in Uttar Pradesh


September 8th, 2011 - 3:12 pm ICT by IANS
Lucknow, Sep 8 (IANS) In a clash following an argument between two groups of students, a 21-year-old engineering student was killed and three critically injured in Uttar Pradesh's Bulandshahr ... Read more...

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Three former Pakistan captains sign-up with World Series of Hockey


August 17th, 2011 - 9:29 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 17 (IANS) Three former captains are among the eight Pakistani players who have signed up for the controversial World Series of Hockey, which is being promoted by ... Read more...

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Maharashtra opposition members meet governor


August 12th, 2011 - 5:09 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Aug 12 (IANS) A 70-member delegation of opposition parties in Maharashtra Friday met Governor K. Sankaranarayanan demanding the dismissal of the state government, the Raj Bhawan said.The members ... Read more...

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48 probables selected for national hockey camp


July 16th, 2011 - 4:34 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 16 (IANS) A core group of 48 probables for the Indian hockey team have been selected for international tournaments.The probables will take part in the second ... Read more...

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Woman arrested for sacrificing infant


July 13th, 2011 - 4:34 pm ICT by IANS
Lakhimpur Kheri (Uttar Pradesh), July 13 (IANS) A woman was arrested here Wednesday for allegedly killing her neighbour's child after a godman told her the act would help her bear ... Read more...

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Manohar elected new speaker of Andhra assembly


June 4th, 2011 - 3:40 pm ICT by IANS
Hyderabad, June 4 (IANS) Nadendla Manohar was Saturday elected the new speaker of the Andhra Pradesh legislative assembly while Mallu Bhatti Vikramarka was elected his deputy.Manohar, who has been ... Read more...

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TDP to submit fresh notice for no-trust motion


June 3rd, 2011 - 6:33 pm ICT by IANS
Hyderabad, June 3 (IANS) The main opposition Telugu Desam Party (TDP) in Andhra Pradesh will Saturday give a fresh notice for no-confidence motion against the state Congress government as the ... Read more...

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India suffer humiliating 1-3 loss to Pakistan in Azlan Shah Hockey (Lead)


May 11th, 2011 - 10:02 pm ICT by IANS
Ipoh (Malaysia), May 11 (IANS) Pakistan came back from a goal down and thumped in three in the second half to beat India 3-1 in an important Azlan Shah Cup ... Read more...

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Jagan party shocks Congress, wrests three council seats


March 23rd, 2011 - 1:13 pm ICT by IANS
Hyderabad, March 23 (IANS) Dealing a blow to the ruling Congress in Andhra Pradesh, the newly-formed YSR Congress Party of former MP Y.S. Jaganmohan Reddy Wednesday bagged three seats ... Read more...

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Adarsh Society scam rocks state legislature


March 17th, 2011 - 11:59 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, March 17 (IANS) The Adarsh Housing Society scam, in which several state politicians, bureaucrats and retired military persons are allegedly involved, Thursday rocked the Maharashtra legislative council, leading ... Read more...

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Chavan discusses Jaitapur issue with Uddhav Thackeray


March 4th, 2011 - 12:27 am ICT by IANS
Mumbai, March 3 (IANS) Shiv Sena executive president Uddhav Thackeray Thursday met Chief Minister Prithviraj Chavan to discuss issues arising out of the state government's move to go ahead ... Read more...

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TDP asks CBI to reopen Paritala Ravi murder case


January 31st, 2011 - 7:35 pm ICT by IANS
Hyderabad, Jan 31 (IANS) Andhra Pradesh's main opposition Telugu Desam Party (TDP) Monday urged the Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) to reopen the case relating to the murder of its leader and ... Read more...

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Few voices of dissent after Andhra cabinet formation


December 1st, 2010 - 5:14 pm ICT by IANS
Hyderabad, Dec 1 (IANS) A few legislators of the ruling Congress appear to be unhappy with Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister N. Kiran Kumar Reddy for not inducting them into his cabinet ... Read more...

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39-member Andhra Pradesh Cabinet sworn-in


December 1st, 2010 - 2:09 pm ICT by ANI
Hyderabad, Dec 1 (ANI): The new Andhra Pradesh Cabinet under Chief Minister Kiran Kumar Reddy was sworn in on Wednesday by the Governor, E. S. L. Narasimhan.As expected, two Jaganmohan Reddy ... Read more...

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Eat, workout, sleep, bond to remain fit


November 29th, 2010 - 2:41 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Nov 29 (IANS) What are the four secrets that keep women fit and healthy? According to nutritionist Rujuta Diwakar, who has often been described as the mastermind behind actress ... Read more...

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Life term for man who murdered Andhra ex-minister’s killer


November 10th, 2010 - 3:32 pm ICT by IANS
Hyderabad, Nov 10 (IANS) A court in Andhra Pradesh Wednesday sentenced a man to life imprisonment for killing in jail a key accused in the murder of former state minister ... Read more...

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Sack Ashok Chavan ministry, demands Maharashtra opposition


November 1st, 2010 - 5:38 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Nov 1 (IANS) A delegation of the opposition Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) and Shiv Sena in Maharashtra Monday urged Governor K. Sankaranarayanan to sack the government headed by Chief Minister ... Read more...

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Shillong erupts in celebration after choir group wins TV show (Lead)


October 3rd, 2010 - 5:55 am ICT by IANS
Shillong, Oct 3 (IANS) Shillong erupted in wild celebrations Saturday night after Shillong Chamber Choir won the reality TV show "India's Got Talent Khoj 2" at the grand finale in Mumbai.People ... Read more...

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Shillong Chamber Choir wins ‘India’s Got Talent Khoj 2′


October 3rd, 2010 - 2:22 am ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Oct 3 (IANS) Meghalaya's Shillong Chamber Choir Saturday won the talent reality show "India's Got Talent Khoj 2" and bagged Rs.50 lakhs in prize money. They also got a Kawasaki 250cc ... Read more...

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Moonshine kills four


October 1st, 2010 - 8:02 pm ICT by IANS
Lucknow, Oct 1 (IANS) Four people died and five others were in critical condition after allegedly consuming spurious liquor in Uttar Pradesh's Deoria district Friday, police said."Preliminary investigations revealed that they took ... Read more...

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Namitha Returns To Kannada Cinema Again!


September 30th, 2010 - 1:10 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
September 30, 2010 (Sampurn Wire): Renowned South Indian actress Namitha, who was last seen in the Kannada film Hoo, is back Kannada films again. She starred opposite Kannada film star V ... Read more...

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Naidu demands CBI probe into Emaar land row


August 13th, 2010 - 9:37 pm ICT by IANS
Hyderabad, Aug 13 (IANS) Telugu Desam Party (TDP) chief N. Chandrababu Naidu has demanded a Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) probe into the Dubai-based Emaar Properties land row in Hyderabad in which ... Read more...

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IBF announces probables for CWG, Asian Games


July 22nd, 2010 - 11:01 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 22 (IANS) The Indian Boxing Federation (IBF) Thursday announced 48 probables for the Commonwealth Games and Asian Games in October and November respectively. These boxers will attend the senior national ... Read more...

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Murugappa Hockey: Railways, Army XI still in contention


July 21st, 2010 - 9:53 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, July 21 (IANS) The Indian Railways and Army XI kept themselves in the hunt for a semi-final spot from pool A by defeating Oil and Natural Gas Corporation (ONGC) 2-1 and ... Read more...

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