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Verma, wife sent to judicial custody in OSA case


September 14th, 2012 - 7:26 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 14 (IANS) A Delhi court Friday sent businessman Abhishek Verma and his Romanian wife Anca Maria Neacsu to 14 days' judicial custody in a case under the ... Read more...

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Verma, wife sent to 10 days CBI custody


September 4th, 2012 - 10:04 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 4 (IANS) A Delhi court Tuesday sent businessman Abhishek Verma and his wife to 10 days CBI custody in a case filed against them under the Official ... Read more...

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Fresh case against Abhishek Verma under secrecy act


August 29th, 2012 - 8:08 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 29 (IANS) The Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) registered a fresh case against arms dealer Abhishek Verma. Some unidentified defence ministry officials too have been charged under ... Read more...

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Twitter agrees to block six fake PMO accounts (Lead, Superseding earlier story)


August 23rd, 2012 - 6:19 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 23 (IANS) Social networking site Twitter has agreed to cooperate with the government in blocking six fake accounts "misrepresenting" Prime Minister Manmohan Singh, officials said ... Read more...

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Twitter will block six fake PM accounts


August 23rd, 2012 - 3:21 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 23 (IANS) Social networking site Twitter has agreed to block six fake accounts which were "misrepresenting" Prime Minister Manmohan Singh, officials said Thursday.Twitter has around 16 ... Read more...

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Olympics: Eight badminton players thrown out (Third Lead)


August 1st, 2012 - 8:46 pm ICT by IANS
London, Aug 1 (IANS) Eight women badminton players were disqualified from the London Olympics' doubles event for throwing matches to get a favourable opponent.The pairs are: Wang Xiaoli and Yu ... Read more...

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Olympic badminton: Four women’s doubles pair suspended (Second Lead)


August 1st, 2012 - 7:59 pm ICT by IANS
London, Aug 1 (IANS) The 2012 London Olympics organisers Wednesday suspended four female doubles badminton pairs for "not using one's best efforts to win a match".The pairs are: Wang Xiaoli ... Read more...

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Director complains against actress Padmapriya


July 11th, 2012 - 6:59 pm ICT by IANS
Thiruvananthapuram, July 11 (IANS) Director M.A. Nishad Wednesday filed a complaint against actress Padmapriya that she did not cooperate with him while shooting for his film "No 66 Madhura Bus".Nishad ... Read more...

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Sangma to decide Thursday on petition against Mukherjee


July 5th, 2012 - 2:30 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 5 (IANS) Opposition presidential candidate P.A. Sangma said Thursday that a final decision on filing a formal complaint against the approval of Pranab Mukherjee's nomination would ... Read more...

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Ahuwalia files nomination for Jharkhand Rajya Sabha poll


April 21st, 2012 - 8:11 pm ICT by IANS
Ranchi, April 21 (IANS) The Bharatiya Janata Party's (BJP) outgoing deputy leader in the upper house of parliament, S.S. Ahluwalia Saturday filed nomination papers for the biennial Rajya Sabha ... Read more...

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Rajya Sabha poll: CBI charges three with horse trading


April 20th, 2012 - 4:06 pm ICT by IANS
Ranchi, April 20 (IANS) The CBI Thursday night filed a formal complaint against three people for allegedly horse trading ahead of the March 30 Rajya Sabha poll in ... Read more...

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CBI to ask Army chief for formal complaint


March 27th, 2012 - 7:14 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 27 (IANS) The Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) is likely to ask Army chief Gen. V.K. Singh for a formal complaint in connection with his allegation that ... Read more...

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SP leader’s son stabs youth


March 22nd, 2012 - 10:49 pm ICT by IANS
Lucknow, March 22 (IANS) Uttar Pradesh's ruling Samajwadi Party found itself red faced Thursday as the son of a district office bearer stabbed a fellow student and critically injured him.The ... Read more...

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Stones pelted at Salman Khursheed’s wife Louis


February 19th, 2012 - 8:58 pm ICT by IANS
Farrukhabad (Uttar Pradesh), Feb 19 (IANS) Louis Khursheed, Congress leader and wife of union Law Minister Salman Khursheed, had a narrow escape Sunday evening as a group of people ... Read more...

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Pakistani university hit by sex scandals


February 10th, 2012 - 2:47 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, Feb 10 (IANS) A university in the Pakistani capital has been hit by a string of sex scandals, with faculty members accused of preying upon vulnerable women students, a ... Read more...

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Moscow shops selling cat fur coats?


January 16th, 2012 - 11:42 pm ICT by IANS
Moscow, Jan 16 (IANS/RIA Novosti) Moscow police are checking retail outlets following reports that some of them were selling Chinese fur coats made of domestic cat skins.An animal protection group ... Read more...

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Harding hospitalised after argument with beau


January 3rd, 2012 - 8:07 am ICT by IANS
London, Jan 3 (IANS) Girls Aloud star Sarah Harding has reportedly been hospitalised in Austria over the New Year following an alleged argument with her boyfriend.Contactmusic.com reports that a publication ... Read more...

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Chopper over Taj causes flutter, ASI files complaint


December 16th, 2011 - 1:06 pm ICT by IANS
Agra, Dec 16 (IANS) A helicopter of a private company hovered over the Taj Mahal and made several rounds of the 17th century world heritage monument Wednesday, causing alarm among ... Read more...

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Goa bus operators coerced into ferrying workers for Sonia rally


December 15th, 2011 - 4:28 pm ICT by IANS
Panaji, Dec 15 (IANS) Congress president Sonia Gandhi's visit to Goa this Saturday has triggered controversy even before she has landed here with bus operators complaining that they were ... Read more...

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Man assaults parliament security staff, detained


November 24th, 2011 - 10:34 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Nov 24 (IANS) A 29-year-old man from Bihar, suspected to be mentally unstable, was detained here Thursday for assaulting a security staffer when he was denied entry into ... Read more...

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Congress demands action on Lokayukta phone tap


July 24th, 2011 - 4:14 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore, July 24 (IANS) The Congress Sunday urged Karnataka Governor H.R. Bhardwaj to take action against the B.S. Yeddyurappa government over the alleged tapping of Lokayukta N. Santosh Hegde's phone."The ... Read more...

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Woman microwaves kitten, hauled before court


July 9th, 2011 - 10:30 pm ICT by IANS
London, July 9 (IANS) A 30-year-old woman in Britain has been accused of microwaving her neighbour's kitten after she was allegedly thrown out of a party, a media report said ... Read more...

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Minor basketball player saved from marriage


July 6th, 2011 - 2:25 pm ICT by IANS
Jhajjar, July 6 (IANS) A teenaged national-level basketball player was saved from entering into wedlock with a man almost double her age in this Haryana district, police said Wednesday.Police got ... Read more...

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CBI raids Rajasthan railway stations


June 22nd, 2011 - 10:23 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 22 (IANS) The Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) and the vigilance wing of North Western Railway conducted joint raids Wednesday at railway stations in Rajasthan over alleged ... Read more...

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Pakistan summons US envoy to protest raid that killed Osama


May 12th, 2011 - 7:53 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, May 12 (IANS) Pakistan's Foreign Office Thursday summoned US Ambassador Cameron Munter to protest the raid by US special forces in Abbottabad that led to Osama bin Laden's death, ... Read more...

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AIIMS seeks police help against Arunima relative (Lead)


April 23rd, 2011 - 6:16 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 23 (IANS) Police were called to the AIIMS after a large number of people barged in and insisted on meeting volleyball player Arunima Sinha whose leg was ... Read more...

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AIIMS approaches police against Arunima’s relative


April 23rd, 2011 - 4:26 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 23 (IANS) Doctors at the All India Institute of Medical Sciences (AIIMS) late Friday approached the police after a verbal duel between hospital staff and a relative ... Read more...

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Whistleblower blames Goa government of victimisation


April 15th, 2011 - 8:50 pm ICT by IANS
Panaji, April 15 (IANS) A whistleblower who exposed a forgery scam involving a former Board of Cricket Control of India (BCCI) vice president Friday said the Goa government was victimising ... Read more...

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US lawmaker seeks probe into Infosys’ visa norm violations


April 15th, 2011 - 7:29 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, April 15 (IANS) A US lawmaker has demanded a probe into allegations that Indian IT major Infosys was using the US B-1 business visitor visa programme to get around ... Read more...

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Pregnant woman told to give up her seat so Gordon Brown could fly Club Class


March 27th, 2011 - 1:04 pm ICT by ANI
London, Mar 27 (ANI): A heavily pregnant woman was left furious after she was told to give up her British Airways seat so former British Prime Minister Gordon Brown could fly ... Read more...

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Wikileaks suspects’ well-being a factor in his treatment in jail: Obama


March 14th, 2011 - 1:42 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Mar 14 (ANI): Amid concerns that the American Army soldier accused of leaking thousands of classified military reports to 'Wikileaks' is being mistreated in jail, US President Barack Obama has ... Read more...

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Crowley resigns over ‘Wikileaks suspect being mistreated in jail’ remarks


March 14th, 2011 - 1:16 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Mar 14 (ANI): US State Department spokesman P.J. Crowley has resigned over his comments that Pentagon's mistreatment towards the American Army soldier accused of leaking thousands of classified military reports to ... Read more...

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‘Anti-Jewish’ John Galliano ‘could face prison despite apology’


March 3rd, 2011 - 11:37 am ICT by ANI
London, Mar 2 (ANI): Christian Dior's chief designer John Galliano, who was sacked from his job for his anti-Jewish comments, could now face prison despite an apology letter.The 50-yr-old would stand trial ... Read more...

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Interior ministry mishandled Davis issue: Qureshi


February 24th, 2011 - 3:01 am ICT by IANS
Islamabad, Feb 24 (IANS) Pakistan's former foreign minister Shah Mahmood Qureshi has said that "the Raymond Davis' case was mishandled because interior ministry was made the focal point instead of keeping it ... Read more...

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Indian head teacher sues UK school after ‘bloody Indian’, ‘Paki lover’ slurs


February 22nd, 2011 - 11:51 am ICT by ANI
London, Feb 22 (ANI): An Indian head teacher has sued her primary school in Reading, Berkshire, after parents who had "deeply held racist attitudes" had made her life miserable.Sudhana Singh, 44, says ... Read more...

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