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Assam NGOs against Bangladeshis’ deportation allowed to amend PIL


July 27th, 2012 - 9:54 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 27 (IANS) The Supreme Court Friday permitted two Assam-based NGOs to include West Bengal and Meghalaya as parties in their PIL seeking to restrain the central and ... Read more...

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Adriano scores first goal of season, leads Corinthians to win


February 26th, 2012 - 5:39 pm ICT by IANS
Rio de Janeiro, Feb 26 (IANS) Adriano scored his long-awaited first goal of the season, giving his team a 1-0 win over Botafogo-SP to extend its lead in the Sao ... Read more...

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Sleazegate scalps three Karnataka ministers, leaves BJP red-faced (Roundup)


February 8th, 2012 - 8:15 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore, Feb 8 (IANS) Three Bharatiya Janata Party ministers in Karnataka Wednesday quit over viewing porn in the assembly and were barred from house proceedings till cleared, but demands ... Read more...

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Porn incident unfortunate: BJP leaders (Lead)


February 8th, 2012 - 3:43 pm ICT by IANS
Allahabad/New Delhi, Feb 8 (IANS) Three Karnataka ministers caught watching porn has not gone down well with the top leadership of the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP), who have termed ... Read more...

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Porn incident unfortunate, BJP took action: Gadkari


February 8th, 2012 - 2:10 pm ICT by IANS
Allahabad/New Delhi, Feb 8 (IANS) The three Karnataka ministers caught watching porn as well as the chief minister may claim they resigned voluntarily, but Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) chief ... Read more...

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Karnataka sleazegate ministers quit, BJP embarrassed (Second Lead)


February 8th, 2012 - 1:37 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore, Feb 8 (IANS) Three Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) ministers in Karnataka resigned from their posts Wednesday, a day after two of them were caught watching porn on the ... Read more...

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Expel three Christian priests: Kashmir Sharia court


January 19th, 2012 - 6:25 pm ICT by IANS
Srinagar, Jan 19 (IANS) A Sharia court Thursday issued a decree seeking expulsion of three Christian priests from Jammu and Kashmir and monitoring of the activities of Christian missionary schools ... Read more...

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Mayawati expels party legislator for attempt to rape


June 24th, 2011 - 4:20 pm ICT by IANS
Lucknow, June 24 (IANS) Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister and Bahujan Samaj Party president Mayawati Friday expelled legislator Shahnawaz Rana from her party for an alleged attempt to rape two ... Read more...

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Case against Digvijay for calling Ramdev ‘thug’


June 6th, 2011 - 3:43 pm ICT by IANS
Patna, June 6 (1ANS) A Bihar court Monday admitted a complaint seeking to register a case of sedition against Congress general secretary Digvijay Singh for calling yoga guru Baba Ramdev a ... Read more...

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Woman branded witch, ordered to leave village


May 19th, 2011 - 12:52 pm ICT by IANS
Jaipur, May 19 (IANS) A woman in Rajasthan's Ajmer district has filed a complaint alleging that she has been branded a witch, tortured and is being forced to leave her ... Read more...

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Kashmir interlocutors deny proposing pre-1953 status


April 24th, 2011 - 7:29 pm ICT by IANS
Jammu, April 24 (IANS) Distancing themselves from reports that they were proposing reversing the clock to the pre-1953 semi-sovereign days, the three interlocutors on Jammu and Kashmir said Sunday they ... Read more...

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Congress dissidents’ candidates will lose: Pranab


April 11th, 2011 - 7:12 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, April 11 (IANS) Finance Minister and senior Congress leader Pranab Mukherjee Monday said the independents fielded by the dissident Congress leaders will face a humiliating defeat at the ... Read more...

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Nobody calls me, and I don’t call anybody: Somnath (With Somnath Chatterjee interview)


April 11th, 2011 - 1:42 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, April 11 (IANS) The pain of being shunned by his comrades is all too palpable. But lonely and ailing as he is, former Lok Sabha speaker Somnath Chatterjee ... Read more...

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US denies threatening Haqqani with expulsion from Washington over Davis affair


February 12th, 2011 - 12:05 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Feb 12(ANI): The United States has denied reports that President Barack Obama's National Security Advisor Tom Donilon delivered a presidential threat to Pakistan that it must release double-murder accused US ... Read more...

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Arizona Shooting Suspect Jared Lee Loughner Posed With A Gun And G-String, Police Says


January 16th, 2011 - 7:29 pm ICT by GD
By Gina Gomez Tucson, Jan 16, (THAINDIAN NEWS) Recently, the Arizona law enforcement officials came up with a new revelation in the Tucson shooting case about the suspect Jared Lee Loughner. The police ... Read more...

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PML-N has given grace period to PPP to implement 10-point agenda: Sanaullah


January 11th, 2011 - 6:14 pm ICT by ANI
Lahore, Jan 11(ANI): Punjab Law Minister Rana Sanaullah has said the Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz (PML-N) had given a grace period to the Pakistan People's Party (PPP) government to implement the 10-point ... Read more...

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Scientists may have found missing link between young and old galaxies


January 11th, 2011 - 5:50 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Jan 11 (ANI): Astronomers at the University of California, Berkeley, have suggested a possible missing link between gas-filled, star-forming galaxies and older, gas-depleted galaxies typically characterized as "red and dead."They have ... Read more...

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Nawaz Sharif gives Gilani 72 hour ultimatum on reform


January 5th, 2011 - 2:47 pm ICT by ANI
Islamabad, Jan 5(ANI): Pakistan Muslim League Nawaz (PML-N) chief Nawaz Sharif has given a 72 hour ultimatum to Prime Minister Yousuf Raza Gilani to agree to key reforms, or face expulsion ... Read more...

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Bombay High Court stays Kings XI Punjab’s termination from IPL


December 8th, 2010 - 9:54 pm ICT by ANI
Mumbai, Dec 8 (ANI): The Bombay High Court on Wednesday granted Kings XI Punjab an interim stay on its expulsion from the Indian Premier League (IPL) but said the franchise would have ... Read more...

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Kochi franchise informs IPL GC about inability to resolve ownership dispute


November 25th, 2010 - 8:00 pm ICT by ANI
Bangalore, Nov.25 (ANI): The beleagured Kochi IPL franchise has reportedly written to the Governing Council of the Indian Premier League, expressing its inability to resolve the ownership issue.Though the franchise owners ... Read more...

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Amar Singh to launch new party


November 16th, 2010 - 10:01 pm ICT by IANS
Lucknow, Nov 16 (IANS) With cinestars Jaya Prada and Sanjay Dutt in tow, expelled Samajwadi Party (SP) general secretary Amar Singh is all set to formally launch his own party in ... Read more...

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Apex court gives relief to Amar Singh, Jaya Prada (Lead)


November 15th, 2010 - 10:47 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Nov 15 (IANS) Expelled Samajwadi Party leader Amar Singh and actress-turned-politician Jaya Prada Monday got relief from the Supreme Court which said they would not attract disqualification from parliament even ... Read more...

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Apex court puts off order on Amar Singh, Jaya Prada plea (Lead)


November 10th, 2010 - 9:43 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Nov 10 (IANS) The Supreme Court Wednesday reserved its order on a petition by Rajya Sabha member Amar Singh and actress-turned-MP Jaya Prada pleading that they should not attract disqualification ... Read more...

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Mulayam brings Azam Khan back into fold (Lead)


November 3rd, 2010 - 6:50 pm ICT by IANS
Lucknow, Nov 3 (IANS) Samajwadi Party president Mulayam Singh Yadav Wednesday revoked the expulsion of the party's most prominent Muslim face, Azam Khan.This was communicated to Khan in a letter by ... Read more...

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Amar Singh, Jayaprada’s plea hearing adjourned to Nov 9


October 25th, 2010 - 8:23 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Oct 25 (IANS) The Supreme Court Monday adjourned till Nov 9 the hearing on a petition by actor-turned-politician Jayaprada and former Samajwadi Party leader Amar Singh challenging the provisions of ... Read more...

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Manpreet sad over expulsion, terms it ‘political murder’


October 21st, 2010 - 8:58 pm ICT by IANS
Chandigarh, Oct 21 (IANS) Former Punjab finance minister Manpreet Singh Badal Thursday termed his expulsion from the ruling Shiromani Akali Dal as a "political murder"."I strongly believe that nobody is above law. ... Read more...

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Zach Galfianakis’s naked run around his farm


September 25th, 2010 - 3:04 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
September 25, 2010 (Sampurn Wire): In recent times, Zach Galifianakis is being spotted and seen almost everywhere. The Hangover star was seen stopping by Jimmy Kimmel Live where he was "attacked' by ... Read more...

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Malayalam Film ‘Mazhavillilinattamvare ‘Drops Pakistani Cricketer Asif


September 4th, 2010 - 6:06 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
September 4, 2010 (Sampurn Wire): Pakistani cricket Mohammad Asif became talk of the town when he was signed to act in the Malayalam movie "Mazhavillilinattamvare'. But, the recent match-fixing controversy about ... Read more...

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Roma expulsion from France unfortunate: Vayalar Ravi


August 29th, 2010 - 6:26 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 29 (IANS) The mass expulsion of the Indian-origin Roma people from France was unfortunate, said Overseas Indian Affairs Minister Vayalar Ravi Sunday, adding "I am hoping they will revisit ... Read more...

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Muraleedharan threatens fast unto death for Congress recall


August 18th, 2010 - 6:10 pm ICT by IANS
Thiruvananthapuram, Aug 18 (IANS) Former state Congress president K. Muraleedharan Wednesday threatened to go on a fast unto death in Kerala if he is not taken back into the party by ... Read more...

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Chinese varsities ban extra-marital affairs


August 17th, 2010 - 4:49 pm ICT by IANS
Shanghai, Aug 17 (IANS) Having an extra-marital affair or "wrecking" other people's marriages can now lead to expulsion from universities in China. "Those who maintain 'special relationships' with married people will be kicked ... Read more...

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Osama’s Sudanese cook sentenced to 14 years in prison


August 12th, 2010 - 12:47 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Aug 12 (ANI): Al Qaeda chief Osama bin Laden's cook has been sentenced to 14 years in prison, making it the first Guantanamo secret conviction under President Barack Obama.Ibrahim ... Read more...

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Director Ali Akbar Plans To Complete Shooting Of Achan In Two Weeks


August 4th, 2010 - 7:40 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
August 4, 2010 (Sampurn Wire): Malayalam film director Ali Akbar, who has started shooting for his latest venture Achan with the veteran controversial actor Thilakan, is planning to complete the shooting ... Read more...

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Sex Addict’ Given The Boot From Facebook Subsequent To Utilizing It To Bed Several Females


July 24th, 2010 - 6:46 pm ICT by Pen Men At Work
July 24, 2010 (Pen Men at Work): Clive Worth happens to be a 60-year-old British male and a former miner. He has asserted that he has interacted with and ‘bedded’ in the ... Read more...

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Myanmar junta releases opposition politician


July 15th, 2010 - 8:50 pm ICT by IANS
Yangon, July 15 (DPA) Myanmar's junta Thursday released opposition member Win Htein, 69, after detaining him for more than two years on no specific charges, opposition National League for Democracy (NLD) spokesman ... Read more...

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