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CPI-M legislator remanded in custody in murder case (Lead)


August 13th, 2012 - 6:56 pm ICT by IANS
Kannur/Kochi, Aug 13 (IANS) CPI-M legislator T.V.Rajesh, an accused in the murder of a Muslim League activist, was Monday remanded in judicial custody till Aug 27 after the Kerala High ... Read more...

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Bail denied to Kerala CPI-M leaders in murder case


August 13th, 2012 - 2:42 pm ICT by IANS
Kochi, Aug 13 (IANS) The Kerala High Court Monday struck a double blow to the CPI-M by dismissing bail pleas of party legislator T.V. Rajesh and jailed Kannur district party ... Read more...

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Assad appoints former health minister as PM


August 9th, 2012 - 9:43 pm ICT by IANS
Moscow, Aug 9 (IANS/RIA Novosti) Embattled Syrian President Bashar al-Assad has appointed former health minister Wael al-Halqi to the post of prime minister.Halqi was appointed following the defection of the ... Read more...

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Ramadoss, eight others get bail in graft case


August 4th, 2012 - 7:45 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 4 (IANS) A Delhi court Saturday granted bail to former union health minister Anbumani Ramadoss and eight other accused in a corruption case of illegally giving ... Read more...

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Court seeks CBI’s response to Ramadoss bail plea


July 20th, 2012 - 10:26 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 20 (IANS) A special court Friday asked the Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) to file reply on the bail application of former health minister Anbumani Ramadoss ... Read more...

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Ramadoss appears in graft case, moves bail plea


July 10th, 2012 - 7:22 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 10 (IANS) Former health minister Anbumani Ramadoss, accused in a corruption case, appeared in a special court here Tuesday and moved his bail application.Ramadoss appeared before ... Read more...

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CBI court issues warrant against Ramadoss


July 7th, 2012 - 4:26 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 7 (IANS) A special Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) court Saturday issued a bailable warrant against former health minister Anbumani Ramadoss over corruption charges.CBI Special Judge ... Read more...

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NCP’s revenge against BJP, retains Kej assembly seat


June 15th, 2012 - 3:57 pm ICT by IANS
Beed (Maharashtra), June 15 (IANS) In a jolt to senior Maharashtra Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leader Gopinath Munde in his home district Beed, the Nationalist Congress Party (NCP) Friday ... Read more...

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NRHM case: Former UP minister, BSP legislator arrested (Lead)


March 3rd, 2012 - 9:41 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 3 (IANS) The Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) Saturday arrested former Uttar Pradesh minister Babu Singh Kushwaha and his aide and sitting BSP legislator Ram Prasad ... Read more...

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Tripura Congress holds sit-in fast to press demands (Lead, superseding earlier story)


February 9th, 2012 - 11:25 pm ICT by IANS
Agartala, Feb 9 (IANS) Tripura Congress leaders, led by opposition leader Ratan Lal Nath, Thursday began a fast for 30 hours to press for their 15-point demands, including a high ... Read more...

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Congress leaders fast in Tripura


February 9th, 2012 - 3:04 pm ICT by IANS
Agartala, Feb 9 (IANS) Tripura Congress members, led by leader of opposition Ratan Lal Nath, Thursday began a fast for 30 hours in front of the Congress Bhavan here to ... Read more...

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Former ministers asked to vacate house


November 25th, 2011 - 10:39 pm ICT by IANS
Lucknow, Nov 25 (IANS) Six days after he dared to revolt against Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Mayawati, former minister for family welfare and mines Babu Singh Kushwaha was Friday asked ... Read more...

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BJP unites to defeat Reddy brothers in Bellary


November 17th, 2011 - 10:23 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore, Nov 17 (IANS) Karnataka's faction-ridden ruling Bharatiya Janata Party Thursday decided to unitedly take on Reddy brothers for propping up their own candidate in the Nov 30 bypoll ... Read more...

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BJP to fight once-favourite Reddy brothers in Bellary


November 11th, 2011 - 7:47 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore, Nov 11 (IANS) After virtually dancing to mining barons Reddy brothers' tune in the last three and a half years after coming to power in Karnataka, the Bharatiya Janata ... Read more...

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Rebellious Reddy brothers, Yeddyurappa supporters put BJP in fix


November 9th, 2011 - 9:17 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore, Nov 9 (IANS) The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) Wednesday faced twin challenges in Karnataka, the only southern Indian state it is ruling, from the Reddy brothers and supporters ... Read more...

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Winter of instability as Yeddyurappa gets bail (News Analysis)


November 8th, 2011 - 5:51 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore, Nov 8 (IANS) Karnataka seemed headed for more political instability Tuesday with the ruling Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) back to bickering on its leadership issues within hours of ... Read more...

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BJP confident that Reddy arrest won’t affect by-poll


September 14th, 2011 - 7:38 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore, Sep 14 (IANS) Karnataka's ruling Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) said Wednesday it was confident that mining baron G. Janardhana Reddy's arrest would not affect the party in the ... Read more...

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Over 50 percent deaths from non-communicable diseases: Azad


September 8th, 2011 - 9:23 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 8 (IANS) About 50.5 percent of deaths in India occur due to non-communicable diseases (NCD) like diabetes, respiratory diseases, cancers and cardiovascular diseases, Health Minister Ghulam Nabi ... Read more...

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Gadkari summons Gowda, Yeddyurappa to discuss Reddy arrest


September 6th, 2011 - 3:19 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore, Sep 6 (IANS) A day after former minister and mining baron G. Janardhana Reddy was arrested for illegal mining, the top leadership of the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) ... Read more...

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BJP condemns Reddy arrest, Congress claims credit


September 5th, 2011 - 3:49 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore, Sep 5 (IANS) The ruling Bharatiya Janata Party here Monday condemned the arrest of one of its leaders, mining baron G. Janardhana Reddy, on charges of illegal mining, ... Read more...

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No ministership for Reddy brothers


August 12th, 2011 - 9:41 pm ICT by IANS
Bellary, Aug 12 (IANS) Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) president Nitin Gadkari Friday virtually ended the hopes of mining barons, the Reddy brothers, of becoming ministers in Karnataka again till ... Read more...

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Sushma’s conspicuous absence at Reddy function (Lead)


August 12th, 2011 - 8:34 pm ICT by IANS
Bellary, Aug 12 (IANS) It was a disappointment for the Reddy brothers, mining barons and Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) loyalists from Karnataka when the senior BJP leader they acknowledge ... Read more...

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Sushma gives wealth goddess festival a miss


August 12th, 2011 - 8:08 pm ICT by IANS
Bellary, Aug 12 (IANS) For the rags-to-riches or rather bicycle-to-choppers Reddy brothers of Karnataka, this year's festival of Hindu wealth goddess 'Lakshmi' Friday lacked lustre.Missing at the 'Varamahalakshmi Pooja' ... Read more...

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Minister, officials took Rs.8.50 crore bribes in health scam


August 11th, 2011 - 4:05 pm ICT by IANS
Ranchi, Aug 11 (IANS) A former health minister and two former state health secretaries of Jharkhand were bribed Rs.8.5 crore in the National Rural Health Mission (NRHM) scam, the Central ... Read more...

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Former Jharkhand health secretary jailed for corruption


August 8th, 2011 - 4:28 pm ICT by IANS
Ranchi, Aug 8 (IANS) Former Jharkhand health secretary Pradeep Kumar Monday surrendered in a Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) court here and was sent to 14 days' judicial custody in ... Read more...

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Jharkhand’s ex-minister surrenders in medicine scam


August 6th, 2011 - 4:20 pm ICT by IANS
Ranchi, Aug 6 (IANS) Former Jharkhand health minister Bhanu Pratap Sahi Saturday surrendered in a CBI court in Ranchi for his suspected involvement in the National Rural Health Mission (NRHM) ... Read more...

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Mubarak trial demanded by protest victims’ kin


June 25th, 2011 - 1:02 pm ICT by IANS
Cairo, June 25 (IANS/AKI) Relatives of those killed during Egypt's 18-day protests that led to the ouster of Hosni Mubarak from power in February have now issued a statement demanding ... Read more...

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BSP stages protest rallies against petrol price hike


May 31st, 2011 - 8:59 pm ICT by IANS
Lucknow, May 31 (IANS) Ruling Bahujan Samaj Party (BSP) activists Tuesday staged protest rallies against petrol price hike in all the 72 districts of Uttar Pradesh.Chief Minister Mayawati personally ... Read more...

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Two Sikhs become ministers in Canada


May 19th, 2011 - 8:18 am ICT by IANS
Toronto, May 19 (IANS) Two Sikhs were named to the new Canadian cabinet announced Wednesday.In a major surprise for the million-strong Indo-Canadian community, first-time MP Bal Gosal from the Toronto ... Read more...

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Former Jharkhand health secretary arrested


May 13th, 2011 - 11:30 pm ICT by IANS
Ranchi, May 13 (IANS) The Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) Friday arrested a former Jharkhand health secretary and also raided the house of a former health minister in connection with ... Read more...

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Another sex scandal hits Malaysia (Lead)


March 21st, 2011 - 5:22 pm ICT by IANS
Kuala Lumpur, March 21 (IANS) Malaysia has been hit by a new sex scandal with a video showing a man purported to be a top opposition leader in compromising positions ... Read more...

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Former Indoneisan Health Minister questioned in corruption case


February 22nd, 2011 - 12:25 pm ICT by BNO News
JAKARTA, INDONESIA (BNO NEWS) -- Indonesia's former Health Minister Siti Fadilah Supari on Monday was questioned in a corruption case involving Rp 500 million ($56,500) in traveler's checks related to the alleged ... Read more...

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Jharkhand delays sanction to prosecute tainted bureaucrat


January 10th, 2011 - 2:56 pm ICT by IANS
Ranchi, Jan 10 (IANS) The Arjun Munda-led Jharkhand government is delaying granting approval to the Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) to prosecute a senior bureaucrat accused of a Rs.130-crore health scam, an ... Read more...

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Tommy Lee In Feud With SeaWorld Over Artificial Insemination Practice Of Whales


December 12th, 2010 - 7:41 pm ICT by GD
By Ranjan Bhaduri Dec 12, (THAINDIAN NEWS) Noted rock drummer Tommy Lee, who is also known as the ex-spouse of former Baywatch babe Pamela Anderson, is in the headlines for the wrong reasons ... Read more...

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Tommy Lee wants to make ’sex tape’ exposing whale breeding practices


December 10th, 2010 - 5:30 pm ICT by ANI
New York, Dec 10 (ANI): Rocker Tommy Lee wants to make films that exposes unusual whale breeding practices in SeaWorld.The Motley Crue drummer has fired off a second letter to the aquatic ... Read more...

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