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Dantewada police chief shifted after Maoist attack


December 29th, 2011 - 1:42 pm ICT by IANS
Raipur, Dec 29 (IANS) The Chhattisgarh government Thursday shifted the Dantewada district superintendent of police to police headquarters here after Maoists blew up a new police building in the district ... Read more...

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Sohrabuddin case: farmhouse owner’s bail plea rejected


November 3rd, 2010 - 11:49 pm ICT by IANS
Ahmedabad, Nov 3 (IANS) A special Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) court in Gujarat Wednesday rejected the bail plea of a farmhouse owner held in connection with the 2005 allged staged shootout ... Read more...

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Sohrabuddin case: Amin’s approver plea to come up Nov 15


November 2nd, 2010 - 10:55 pm ICT by IANS
Ahmedabad, Nov 2 (IANS) A special Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) court Tuesday fixed Nov 15 for the next hearing on the plea of accused and suspended Gujarat police official N.K. Amin ... Read more...

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Court rejects objection to Gujarat cop’s plea to turn approver


October 28th, 2010 - 9:23 pm ICT by IANS
Gandhinagar, Oct 28 (IANS) The Gujarat High Court Thursday dismissed the petition of suspended Indian Police Service (IPS) officer Rajkumar Pandian and other accused in the 2005 Sohrabuddin Sheikh staged shootout case ... Read more...

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Amit Shah’s bail plea decision Oct 29


October 27th, 2010 - 10:13 pm ICT by IANS
Gandhinagar, Oct 27 (IANS) The Gujarat High Court Wednesday reserved till Oct 29 its order on the bail plea of former minister Amit Shah, a key accused in the 2005 Sohrabuddin Sheikh ... Read more...

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CBI opposes Amit Shah’s bail plea


October 20th, 2010 - 10:25 pm ICT by IANS
Gandhinagar, Oct 20 (IANS) The Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) Wednesday opposed former Gujarat minister Amit Shah's bail plea in the Gujarat High Court in the 2005 Sohrabuddin Sheikh killing. The agency ... Read more...

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Amit Shah’s bail plea: Court questions CBI, Gujarat


October 12th, 2010 - 7:22 pm ICT by IANS
Gandhinagar, Oct 12 (IANS) The Gujarat High Court Tuesday questioned the state government and the Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) on former minister Amit Shah's petition seeking bail in the 2005 Sohrabuddin ... Read more...

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Sohrabuddin killing: Amit Shah’s bail plea decision Oct 8


September 29th, 2010 - 7:07 pm ICT by IANS
Ahmedabad, Sep 29 (IANS) A Special Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) court hearing the bail plea of former Gujarat minister Amit Shah in the 2005 Sohrabuddin Sheikh killing Wednesday reserved its order ... Read more...

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Sohrabuddin killing: Third CBI witness turns hostile


September 23rd, 2010 - 10:20 pm ICT by IANS
Gandhinagar, Sep 23 (IANS) Azam Khan, a key witness in the 2005 Sohrabuddin Sheikh staged shootout, Thursday retracted from a statement given to the Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI). He is the ... Read more...

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Another teen dies in Kashmir, 20 hurt in clashes (Roundup)


August 25th, 2010 - 9:34 pm ICT by IANS
Srinagar, Aug 25 (IANS) Several people were injured as violent protests broke out in Srinagar Wednesday after a teenager succumbed to injuries sustained in alleged police assault, taking the toll in the ... Read more...

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Agra incident-free, farmers continue stir (Lead)


August 18th, 2010 - 9:27 pm ICT by IANS
Agra, Aug 18 (IANS) Talks between agitating farmers and the Uttar Pradesh government were held amid tight security in Agra district Wednesday, a day after peasants turned violent in their demand for ... Read more...

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Agra incident-free, farmers refuse to relent


August 18th, 2010 - 6:08 pm ICT by IANS
Agra, Aug 18 (IANS) Talks between agitating farmers and the Uttar Pradesh government were held amid tight security in Agra district Wednesday, a day after peasants turned violent in their demand for ... Read more...

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Officials, cops attacked by farmers in Agra (Lead)


August 17th, 2010 - 11:06 pm ICT by IANS
Agra, Aug 17 (IANS) At least two Uttar Pradesh government officials and at least half-a-dozen policemen were injured Tuesday when they were attacked in Agra district by farmers whose land was acquired ... Read more...

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Cops suspended for getting too close to tigress


June 16th, 2010 - 8:08 pm ICT by IANS
Nagpur, June 16 (IANS) Four policemen who ventured dangerously close to a tigress in a wildlife sanctuary in Maharashtra were Wednesday suspended for flouting forest and wildlife regulations, an official said. The four ... Read more...

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Ask CBI to probe into Swedish model’s allegations, demands BJP


April 27th, 2010 - 5:32 pm ICT by IANS
Panaji, April 27 (IANS) The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) has demanded a Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) probe into allegations made by a Swedish model and former girlfriend of a notorious ... Read more...

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Have videos linking drug mafia, police, politicians: Swedish model


April 26th, 2010 - 8:54 pm ICT by IANS
Panaji, April 26 (IANS) A Swedish model and former girlfriend of an arrested Israeli drug dealer has alleged in an email interview that a son of a "big politician" was linked to ... Read more...

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Security tightened as Pakistan, Australian hockey teams arrive


February 22nd, 2010 - 9:31 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 22 (IANS) With the Pakistani and Australian hockey teams arriving in New Delhi Monday for the World Cup, security was heightened at Le Meridian hotel where the players will ... Read more...

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10 cops suspended for ‘accidentally’ killing man in Ghaziabad (Lead)


November 17th, 2009 - 9:26 pm ICT by IANS
Ghaziabad, Nov 17 (IANS) The Uttar Pradesh government Tuesday suspended 10 policemen and registered criminal cases against seven of them for opening fire "accidentally" on a group of alleged gamblers in Ghaziabad ... Read more...

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Angry mob attacks police in Ghaziabad over man’s death (Lead)


November 17th, 2009 - 12:31 am ICT by IANS
Ghaziabad, Nov 16 (IANS) An angry mob set fire to a police station, injured around a dozen policemen, and damaged half a dozen public and private vehicles here Monday evening to protest ... Read more...

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‘Soft target’ Karachi Port next on terror hit list: Pak intelligence report


October 22nd, 2009 - 1:48 pm ICT by ANI
Karachi, Oct.22 (ANI): A Pakistani intelligence report has revealed that following the brazen terror attacks on the Army General Headquarters (GHQ) and other security installations, extremists are now on the lookout for ... Read more...

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Kasab drops another bombshell - confession in court


July 20th, 2009 - 9:37 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, July 20 (IANS) It was like any other day at the Arthur Road Jail where Pakistani terrorist Mohammed Ajmal Amir Kasab is housed and undergoing trial for the 26/11 Mumbai terror ... Read more...

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Kashmir tense amid violent protests (Lead)


July 2nd, 2009 - 9:29 pm ICT by IANS
Srinagar, July 2 (IANS) Over two dozen people were injured in sporadic clashes between the police and stone pelting mobs Thursday in the tense Kashmir Valley where violent protests have been ... Read more...

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Bandit gunned down after 50-hour siege, four cops killed (Lead)


June 18th, 2009 - 3:38 pm ICT by IANS
Lucknow, June 18 (IANS) After battling over 400 heavily armed police personnel for more than 50 hours in an Uttar Pradesh village, bandit Ghanshyam Kewat was Thursday shot dead after he tried ... Read more...

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Uttar Pradesh gun battle continues for third day


June 18th, 2009 - 11:24 am ICT by IANS
Lucknow, June 18 (IANS) A gun battle between bandits and policemen continued for the third day Thurday in Uttar Pradesh's Chitrakoot district. Three cops have been killed in the gunfight so far, ... Read more...

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Uttar Pradesh gunfight with bandits still on, three cops dead (Second Lead)


June 17th, 2009 - 10:00 pm ICT by IANS
Lucknow, June 17 (IANS) Two policemen were killed Wednesday in an ongoing gun battle between bandits and police in Uttar Pradesh's Chitrakoot district. Two senior officers were also injured in the gunfight ... Read more...

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Maoists enforce strike, close Hindustan Unilever’s Nepal factory (Lead)


June 7th, 2009 - 5:27 pm ICT by IANS
By Sudeshna Sarkar Kathmandu, June 7 (IANS) Nepal's former ruling party, the Maoists, Sunday shut down Indian cosmetic giant Hindustan Unilever Ltd's factory while enforcing a general strike.The Tamang Rastriya Mukti Morcha, an ... Read more...

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Maoists shut down Hindustan Unilever’s Nepal factory


June 7th, 2009 - 5:13 pm ICT by IANS
By Sudeshna Sarkar Kathmandu, June 7 (IANS) Nepal's former ruling party, the Maoists, Sunday forced shut down of the Indian cosmetic giant Hindustan Unilever Ltd's factory in the country.The Tamasaling Rastriya Mukti Morcha, ... Read more...

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Seven people including 3 policemen run over by truck


May 28th, 2009 - 4:42 pm ICT by IANS
Noida, May 28 (IANS) Seven people including three policemen were killed and 11 others critically injured when a small truck ran over them on the Noida-Greater Noida Expressway, police said Thursday. The ... Read more...

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12 policemen among 20 killed in Afghan violence (Lead)


May 18th, 2009 - 12:38 am ICT by IANS
Kabul, May 17 (DPA) A dozen policemen and an army soldier were killed in separate Taliban attacks in Afghanistan Sunday, while Afghan and international forces killed seven militants in operations, officials ... Read more...

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Maoist ‘commander’ arrested for Orissa VHP leader’s murder


April 21st, 2009 - 12:58 pm ICT by IANS
Bhubaneswar, April 21 (IANS) A Maoist was arrested Tuesday for allegedly masterminding the murder of Vishwa Hindu Parishad (VHP) leader Laxmanananda Saraswati in Kandhamal district last year, police said. The murder led ... Read more...

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Varun moved to Etah, no threat to his life: officials


April 1st, 2009 - 3:49 pm ICT by IANS
Pilibhit/Lucknow, April 1 (IANS) Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) candidate Varun Gandhi was shifted from Pilibhit to the Etah prison also in Uttar Pradesh early Wednesday but officials denied this was linked ... Read more...

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Half a dozen policemen injured in Bihar clash


February 4th, 2009 - 9:13 pm ICT by IANS
Patna, Feb 4 (IANS) Nearly half a dozen policemen, including a superintendent of police, were injured in a clash between two communities over idol immersion in Bihar's Gopalganj district. A police sub-inspector ... Read more...

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Andhra government embarrassed by cop’s false alarm


December 18th, 2008 - 12:06 pm ICT by IANS
Hyderabad, Dec 18 (IANS) A false alarm of a Maoist attack on a police station by a policeman on guard duty, whose weapon went off by accident, has left the Andhra Pradesh ... Read more...

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If judiciary fails, god will do justice, says Kandhamal priest


December 14th, 2008 - 10:19 am ICT by IANS
K. Nuagam (Orissa), Dec 14 (IANS) The priest at a pastoral centre, the blackened remains of which are a testimony to the horror of anti-Christian riots in Kandhamal district, says the ... Read more...

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Orissa asks nun to help identify rapists


October 25th, 2008 - 2:49 pm ICT by IANS
Bhubaneswar, Oct 25 (IANS) A day after an Orissa nun recounted before media persons in New Delhi the trauma of being raped by a mob, the state government Saturday sought her cooperation ... Read more...

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