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Arun Gawli, 11 others convicted for Sena leader’s murder


August 24th, 2012 - 5:39 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Aug 24 (IANS) A Mumbai special court Friday found mafia don-turned-politician Arun Gawli and 11 others guilty of killing Shiv Sena corporator Kamlakar Jamsandekar here, an official said.The Maharashtra ... Read more...

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Police complaint filed against ‘Kya Super Kool…’


August 8th, 2012 - 10:36 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Aug 8 (IANS) A complaint was Wednesday registered against producer, director and actors of Hindi film "Kya Super Kool Hain Hum" for hurting religious sentiments, police said.Complainant Joseph ... Read more...

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Goa cops, excise staff step in to stop petrol smuggling


June 1st, 2012 - 4:32 pm ICT by IANS
Panaji, June 1 (IANS) Petrol from Goa is being smuggled to neighbouring states like Karnataka and Maharashtra, where it is priced at a premium, and the state police and excise ... Read more...

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US limits use of chimpanzees in medical research


December 16th, 2011 - 12:14 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Dec 16 (IANS/EFE) The US announced Thursday that it will sharply restrict the use of chimpanzees in future publicly funded invasive medical research and plans to review current projects ... Read more...

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Congress criticises National Conference leader’s remark


November 4th, 2011 - 12:15 am ICT by IANS
Jammu, Nov 3 (IANS) The Congress unit of Jammu district, chaired by its president Om Chopra, rubbished as "baseless and politically motivated" National Conference leader Sheikh Mustafa Kamal's anti-Congress diatribe.Mustafa ... Read more...

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Court rejects plea against tax on marriage marquees (Lead)


September 30th, 2011 - 9:40 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 30 (IANS) The Delhi High Court Friday dismissed a petition seeking direction to the city government that no service tax be levied on marquees put up for ... Read more...

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Petitioners seeking quashing of FIR fined Rs.1.50 lakh


September 27th, 2011 - 11:42 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 27 (IANS) Three men who approached the Delhi High Court seeking quashing of an FIR lodged two years ago as they wanted to settle the matter between ... Read more...

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Red Fort attack: LeT militant’s death sentence upheld (Second Lead)


August 11th, 2011 - 12:59 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 10 (IANS) Terming the Dec 22, 2000, Red Fort assault as "an attack on Mother India", the Supreme Court Wednesday upheld the death sentence awarded to Lashkar-e-Taiba ... Read more...

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Red Fort attack: LeT militant’s death sentence upheld (Lead)


August 10th, 2011 - 10:25 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 10 (IANS) The Supreme Court Wednesday upheld the death sentence awarded to Lashkar-e-Taiba militant Mohammad Arif alias Ashfaq, a Pakistani national, for the Dec 22, 2000, Red ... Read more...

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Sibal launches school sanitation website


July 7th, 2011 - 10:27 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 7 (IANS) Human Resource Development Minister (HRD) Kapil Sibal Thursday launched a website to give National School Sanitation Ratings, which will recognise the schools taking significant steps ... Read more...

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Buju Banton sentenced for 10 years in prison for cocaine trafficking


June 24th, 2011 - 1:17 am ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Los Angeles, June 23 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Reggae star Buju Banton has been sentenced to ten years in federal jail following his conviction on three counts of related cocaine trafficking charges. Banton whose ... Read more...

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No evidence of Sourav Ganguly’s CPI-M links: Official


March 31st, 2011 - 10:57 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, March 31 (IANS) There is no evidence that former Indian cricket captain Sourav Ganguly, a "brand ambassador" for the Election Commission in West Bengal, has any links with the ... Read more...

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US paid no compensation to Pak victims’ families to secure Davis’ release: Clinton


March 17th, 2011 - 2:01 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Mar 17(ANI): US Secretary of State Hillary Clinton has denied that the United States paid any compensation to the relatives of the January 27 Lahore shootout victims to secure the release ... Read more...

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Liberia gives clean chit to Indian Consul General


March 1st, 2011 - 4:36 pm ICT by ANI
Monrovia (Liberia), Mar. 1 (ANI): The Liberian Foreign Ministry has said there is no record of Upjit Singh Sachdeva, India's Honorary Consul General in Liberia, of seeking or being granted political asylum ... Read more...

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CBI registers case against former Mumbai Port Trust officials


February 24th, 2011 - 4:33 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Feb 24 (ANI): The Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) has registered a case against a former Deputy Chairman and Traffic Manager of the Mumbai Port Trust, besides others for causing ... Read more...

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India reiterates commitment to peacekeeping


February 24th, 2011 - 12:30 pm ICT by IANS
By Arun Kumar United Nations, Feb 24 (IANS) Noting that India has partnered UN peacekeeping since its inception in the 1950s, India has reiterated its commitment to the furtherance of international peace ... Read more...

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Man withdraws lakhs from girlfriend’s account, caught


February 16th, 2011 - 10:48 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Feb 16 (IANS) Twenty-eight years old Amit Gupta made money quickly and in a novel way - through his girlfriend. After winning her trust and obtaining her ATM password, he quietly ... Read more...

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Kalmadi says his removal is illegal and arbitrary


January 25th, 2011 - 8:13 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 25 (IANS) A defiant Suresh Kalmadi blasted the sports ministry Monday saying that his removal as the chairman of the Commonwealth Games Organising Committee and executive board was illegal ... Read more...

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Hillary Clinton rules out ever running again for US President


November 22nd, 2010 - 2:55 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Nov 22 (ANI): US Secretary of State Hillary Clinton has confirmed that she is not interested in contesting for presidential elections in 2012 or ever again."I am very happy doing ... Read more...

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Court notice to CBI on Amit Shah associate’s bail plea


September 3rd, 2010 - 11:14 pm ICT by IANS
Gandhinagar, Sep 3 (IANS) The Gujarat High Court Friday issued notice to the CBI on the anticipatory bail plea of Yashpal Chudasama, a close aide of former minister Amit Shah, an accused ... Read more...

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Nigerian stock exchange sacks 95 workers


August 27th, 2010 - 7:17 am ICT by IANS
Lagos, Aug 27 (IANS) The Nigerian Stock Exchange has sacked 95 workers in what it termed as a "cleansing of the nation's capital market". The decision to sack the workers was taken by ... Read more...

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Six judges named in provident fund scam


July 17th, 2010 - 11:22 pm ICT by IANS
Ghaziabad, July 17 (IANS) The Central Bureau of Investigation has named six judges among 78 people in an investigative report for fraudulent withdrawal to the tune of Rs.6.5 crore from the provident ... Read more...

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Former Maharashtra top cop’s plea dismissed


July 16th, 2010 - 10:04 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 16 (IANS) The Supreme Court Friday dismissed a petition by Maharashtra's former director general of police S.S. Virk seeking enforcement of the court's guidelines providing for a fixed tenure ... Read more...

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Three Brit Muslims awarded 20 years imprisonment in airline bombing plot


July 13th, 2010 - 4:24 pm ICT by ANI
London, July 11 (ANI): The three Al-Qaeda terror suspects accused of plotting to bomb seven transatlantic flights have been handed a life term by a local court here.The Woolwich Crown Court in ... Read more...

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Special courts to tackle hooligans during FIFA World Cup


May 26th, 2010 - 7:13 pm ICT by IANS
Pretoria, May 26 (IANS) Fifty-four special courts have been set up by the South African authorities to tackle hooliganism and other matters related to FIFA World Cup starting in June, Deputy Justice ... Read more...

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Sanatan Sanstha members Googled bomb circuit diagrams


May 26th, 2010 - 12:45 pm ICT by IANS
Panaji, May 26 (IANS) Members of the Hindu rightwing group Sanatan Sanstha (SS), accused of carrying out the 2009 Diwali eve blast in Goa, 'Googled' circuit diagrams from the internet and later ... Read more...

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Chinatown’s criminal organization leader pleads guilty to racketeering case


April 19th, 2010 - 11:41 pm ICT by BNO News
MANHATTAN, NEW YORK (BNO NEWS) – One of the leaders of a violent criminal organization of Chinatown in Manhattan, New York pleaded guilty to various charges, including racketeering, racketeering conspiracy, extortion, assaults ... Read more...

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Five men arrested for drug and gun charges in Manchester, NH


April 16th, 2010 - 11:09 pm ICT by BNO News
CONCORD, NEW HAMPSHIRE (BNO NEWS) – Five men were arrested and charged with various drug distribution and gun offenses committed in Manchester, New Hampshire, prosecutors announced on Friday.Luis Alberto Reyes, of Methuen, ... Read more...

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Walnut Creek, CA woman sentenced for forced labor of domestic servant


April 16th, 2010 - 1:59 am ICT by BNO News
OAKLAND, CALIFORNIA (BNO NEWS) – A Walnut Creek, California woman was sentenced to five years in prison and to pay $123,740 in restitution for forced labor of her domestic servant, prosecutors announced ... Read more...

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India needs you, Pranab Mukherjee tells students


April 14th, 2010 - 12:20 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 13 (IANS) Reiterating that the India will return to a nine percent growth soon, Finance Minister Pranab Mukherjee Tuesday urged the student community to serve at home and ... Read more...

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Three convicted in Satyendra Dubey’s murder case


March 22nd, 2010 - 5:27 pm ICT by ANI
Patna, Mar 22 (ANI): A Patna Court on Monday convicted three accused in National Highway engineer Satyendranath Dubey murder case.Dubey was a project director at the National Highways Authority of India ... Read more...

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Salina, KS man sentenced for guns and drug trafficking


March 12th, 2010 - 1:20 am ICT by BNO News
TOPEKA, KANSAS (BNO NEWS) – A Salina, Kansas man was sentenced to 78 months of imprisonment on firearms and drug trafficking charges, prosecutors announced on Thursday.Carlos Maldonado Aguilar, 42, pleaded guilty to ... Read more...

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Mocksville, NC pair indicted for narcotics and firearms violations


March 9th, 2010 - 2:53 am ICT by BNO News
GREENSBORO, NORTH CAROLINA (BNO NEWS) – Two residents of Mocksville, North Carolina were charged with conspiring to distribute cocaine base in Davie County, prosecutors announced on Monday.Malinda York, 46, and Bobby Lee ... Read more...

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Stamford, CT man found guilty on federal gun and drug charges


March 4th, 2010 - 11:35 pm ICT by BNO News
HARTFORD, CONNECTICUT (BNO NEWS) – A Stamford, Connecticut man was found guilty on Thursday of one count of being a felon in possession of a firearm, one count of possession with intent ... Read more...

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Former Flint, MI, police officer sentenced for distributing marijuana


February 27th, 2010 - 4:48 am ICT by BNO News
NEW ORLEANS, LOUISIANA (BNO NEWS) – A former police officer, of Davisburg, Michigan, was sentenced to 90 months imprisonment for conspiring to distribute 1000 kilograms or more of marijuana and for possessing ... Read more...

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