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Woman loses chain, dies of shock


August 8th, 2012 - 9:21 pm ICT by IANS
Ghaziabad, Aug 8 (IANS) A 44-year-old woman died of shock after losing her gold chain to snatchers here.Housewife Mridula Garg was walking home Tuesday morning after leaving her younger daughter ... Read more...

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Saibaba Temple gets diamonds worth Rs.1.18 crore


August 1st, 2012 - 9:33 pm ICT by IANS
Shirdi (Maharashtra), Aug 1 (IANS) An identified person has donated two diamonds worth Rs.1.18 crore to the Shirdi Saibaba Temple here, an official said Wednesday."A Sai Baba devotee donated two ... Read more...

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Four women held for chain snatching in Delhi


July 28th, 2012 - 1:18 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 27 (IANS) Five people, including four women, were arrested for their involvement in gold chain snatching cases here Friday, police said.They said Usha, 35, Geeta, 38, Shashi, ... Read more...

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Pinki: I was treated like animal, blackmailed


July 11th, 2012 - 9:21 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, July 11 (IANS) Asian Games gold medallist Pinki Pramanik, released from jail Wednesday, alleged that she was treated like an animal during gender tests and blackmailed for money by ... Read more...

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Convict turns unruly in court on hearing sentence


July 10th, 2012 - 10:08 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 10 (IANS) A convict lifted and banged a chair on the floor in a Delhi court after the judge sentenced him to eight years' jail in a ... Read more...

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Gold chain saves man’s life


June 28th, 2012 - 9:37 am ICT by IANS
Moscow, June 28 (IANS/RIA Novosti) A 33-year-old entrepreneur from Russia's Krasnoyarsk city was saved by a gold chain around his neck when it deflected a bullet fired at him.Police said ... Read more...

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Two injured as chain snatcher opens fire in Delhi


June 28th, 2012 - 1:23 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 27 (IANS) Two passers-by were shot by a snatcher who opened fire when he fell from his bike in a desperate attempt to flee after snatching a ... Read more...

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‘Chain snatching, father’s death shocked starved sisters’


June 17th, 2012 - 12:49 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 16 (IANS) Two traumatised sisters rescued from in their house here were shocked by their father's death 10 years ago and a chain snatching incident involving one ... Read more...

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Woman raped inside moving taxi in Kolkata, attacker held


June 8th, 2012 - 7:30 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, June 8 (IANS) A 26-year-old woman was raped inside a taxi in the city, police said Friday, adding that the attacker has been arrested."The woman, a housewife, ... Read more...

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Chain snatchers and their new tricks


June 4th, 2012 - 6:42 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 4 (IANS) The next time you go for an evening walk or a visit to the market and a 'policeman' accosts you, chides you for wearing gold ... Read more...

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Kolkata bracing up for extending warm felicitation to victorious Knights (Roundup)


May 28th, 2012 - 11:57 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, May 28 (IANS) Indian Premier League champion Kolkata KnightRiders - co-owned by Bollywood heartthrob Shah Rukh Khan - will be accorded a grand reception with offerings of ... Read more...

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Conmen play cops in Goa, target tourists, women


May 8th, 2012 - 12:09 pm ICT by IANS
Panaji, May 8 (IANS) When Ravikumar Prajapati, 48, from Karnataka was suddenly accosted by three authoritative sounding 'plainclothed' policemen in March this year and asked to accompany them to the ... Read more...

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Two detained for molesting Russian women in Goa


April 4th, 2012 - 11:51 pm ICT by IANS
Panaji, April 4 (IANS) Two Russian women were molested and robbed and their male friends beaten up late Tuesday night near Varca beach in south Goa, police said. Two suspects ... Read more...

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Punjab Police official beats woman over theft, probe ordered


January 23rd, 2012 - 6:21 pm ICT by IANS
Chandigarh, Jan 23 (IANS) Taking suo motu notice of video footage showing a Punjab Police official beating up a woman accused of theft, the Punjab State Human Rights Commission Monday ... Read more...

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Doctor robbed of car, cash in Greater Noida


January 6th, 2012 - 12:26 am ICT by IANS
Greater Noida, Jan 5 (IANS) A doctor was stopped and beaten by a gang of assailants who fled with his car, cash, a gold chain and mobile phone in Greater ... Read more...

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Dolly Bindra in ‘Adalat’ (TV Snippets)


December 28th, 2011 - 6:05 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Dec 28 (IANS) Actress Dolly Bindra, best remembered for her ranting and raving on "Bigg Boss 4", will now share screen space with Ronit Roy in "Adalat". In ... Read more...

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Man fired at after bid to snatch mother’s gold chain


November 4th, 2011 - 12:23 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Nov 3 (IANS) A 35-year-old man was fired at and injured by two motorbike-borne chain snatchers when he chased them after they attempted to snatch his mother's gold ... Read more...

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Crowded markets, traffic jams on Dhanteras


October 24th, 2011 - 7:40 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Oct 24 (IANS) Hundreds of shoppers thronged brightly-lit city markets Monday to make purchases on Dhanteras, considered an auspicious occasion to buy things like gold, utensils or household ... Read more...

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Retired teacher found murdered


September 29th, 2011 - 12:45 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 28 (IANS) A 82-year-old retired government school teacher was found murdered at his house in west Delhi Wednesday, police said.Vilayat Chand Sethia was discovered dead on the ... Read more...

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Four arrested on kidnapping charge


September 2nd, 2011 - 8:11 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 2 (IANS) Four people, including a woman, were arrested for kidnapping a man here, police said Friday.The arrested have been identified as Deepak alias Deepu, 23, Virender ... Read more...

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Two held for snatching cop’s chain


August 29th, 2011 - 11:24 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 29 (IANS) Two bike-borne chain snatchers were arrested after they targeted a woman police constable in west Delhi, police said Monday.Jitender Bhardwaj, 20, and Hemant, 19, were ... Read more...

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Car thieves spare Brazil soccer icon


August 17th, 2011 - 10:48 am ICT by IANS
Brasilia, Aug 17 (IANS/EFE) Retired Brazilian soccer player and coach Jorge Mario Lobo Zagallo, the only man in the history of football to win the world championship four times, was ... Read more...

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Three accused of robbing French man get bail


June 14th, 2011 - 11:02 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 14 (IANS) A Delhi court Tuesday granted bail to three people, including a woman, accused of allegedly robbing a French man here two months ago.Additional District Judge ... Read more...

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Three held for murdering NRI in Chandigarh


May 14th, 2011 - 12:43 pm ICT by IANS
Chandigarh, May 14 (IANS) Chandigarh Police have arrested three men for killing a non-resident Indian earlier this year, police said Saturday.According to the police, Mubarak Hassan was stabbed to death ... Read more...

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Burglars break through shop wall, loot cash


March 31st, 2011 - 11:42 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 31 (IANS) Burglars broke into a cloth shop in west Delhi and decamped with over Rs.35 lakh in cash kept in a safe there, police said Thursday."The ... Read more...

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Spanish treasure found off Florida


March 29th, 2011 - 12:20 pm ICT by IANS
Miami, March 29 (IANS/EFE) A gold chain with a crucifix estimated to be worth $250,000 is part of the treasure on the 17th century Spanish galleon Nuestra Senora de Atocha ... Read more...

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Bikers snatch IANS journalist’s gold chain


March 25th, 2011 - 8:16 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 25 (IANS) Two men on a motorcycle snatched a gold chain from an IANS journalist near her office in Green Park in south Delhi Friday afternoon.Senior Correspondent ... Read more...

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Four robbers held in Delhi


March 11th, 2011 - 9:54 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 11 (IANS) Four members of a gang were arrested for allegedly robbing people near New Delhi Railway Station, police said Friday.The men of the "Thak-Thak" gang, who ... Read more...

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Journalists protest attack on colleague by BJD leader


February 8th, 2011 - 12:52 am ICT by IANS
Bhubaneswar, Feb 7 (IANS) Nearly 100 journalists staged a demonstration here Monday to protest the alleged attack by a ruling Biju Janata Dal (BJD) leader and his supporters on a reporter of ... Read more...

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Chain snatcher shot dead in Noida, accomplice escapes


January 27th, 2011 - 10:50 pm ICT by IANS
Noida, Jan 27 (IANS) Two men who tried to flee after snatching a woman's gold chain were chased by the police in Sector-82 area of the city Thursday, leading to the death ... Read more...

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CCTV nails ‘toilet thief’ in Delhi


January 22nd, 2011 - 8:42 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 22 (IANS) A thief who used to hide in a public urinal in west Delhi and rob people at gunpoint was finally arrested thanks to a CCTV camera installed ... Read more...

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Delhi police bust gang of women snatchers


January 10th, 2011 - 11:28 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 10 (IANS) Delhi Police said Monday it had busted a gang of women snatchers, nabbing one of them and are now after the other two.The three-women gang was involved ... Read more...

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Construction major Sobha group has sponsored 291 marriages! (Lead)


December 19th, 2010 - 9:25 pm ICT by IANS
Palakkad (Kerala), Dec 19 (IANS) Renowned construction major Sobha Group sponsored 41 community marriages during the weekend as part of its corporate social responsibility programme, taking the number of such weddings organised ... Read more...

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Perry to wear traditional Indian jewellery in wedding


October 21st, 2010 - 9:20 pm ICT by IANS
London, Oct 21 (IANS) Singer Katy Perry, who is set to tie the knot with fiance Russell Brand in India this weekend, will be wearing traditional Indian jewellery during the wedding.The ... Read more...

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Domestic help accuses L. Subramaniam of sexual harassment


September 7th, 2010 - 9:26 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore, Sep 7 (IANS) Violin maestro L. Subramaniam has been accused of sexual harassment by a domestic help whom he had named as a suspect in a case of theft from his ... Read more...

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