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Checking traffic violations in Srinagar the way Mahatma Gandhi would have (Letter from Srinagar) (With image)


September 10th, 2012 - 4:58 pm ICT by IANS
Srinagar, Sep 10 (IANS) If you commit a traffic offence in this Jammu and Kashmir summer capital, don't be surprised if you are politely stopped, given a glass of water ... Read more...

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Online campaign in Agra against traffic chaos (Letter from Agra) (With Images)


July 15th, 2012 - 11:16 am ICT by IANS
Agra, July 15 (IANS) Several NGOs and social activists have launched an online campaign against traffic chaos in the Taj city.They are using Facebook and email to mobilise public ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

‘Right to self-defence extends to killing only in grave danger’


May 5th, 2012 - 5:15 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 5 (IANS) The right to self-defence cannot be used to escape aggressive offences punishable under law, and the person invoking the right has to demonstrate that there ... Read more...

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Man gets death for rape, murder of 75-year-old


March 13th, 2012 - 6:49 pm ICT by IANS
Sirsa (Haryana), March 13 (IANS) Over one year after he raped a 75-year-old woman and then strangled her to death, a man was condemned to the gallows by a court ... Read more...

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On an Indian monkey that strayed into Pakistan


December 18th, 2011 - 1:55 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, Dec 18 (IANS) Was an adventurous monkey that strayed into Pakistan from India "an Indian-Zionist-US plot against the Islamic republic?", a leading Pakistani daily asks tongue-in-cheek after authorities captured ... Read more...

Posted in South Asia |

Mamata’s bluff as railway minister called: CPI-M


August 21st, 2011 - 8:29 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Aug 21 (IANS) The Communist Party of India-Marxist (CPI-M) Sunday accused West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee of misleading the masses by making false promises during her stint ... Read more...

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Mumbai oil spill decreasing, say officials (Lead)


August 8th, 2011 - 11:13 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Aug 8 (IANS) Indian defence and maritime authorities Monday said the oil spill from the sunken ship Rak Carrier has decreased, compared to a day earlier and that ... Read more...

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High alert sounded in Kolkata after blasts (Lead)


July 14th, 2011 - 12:54 am ICT by IANS
Kolkata, July 13 (IANS) As multiple blasts rocked Mumbai, a high alert was sounded in Kolkata Wednesday with the city police warning of a likelihood of terrorists taking shelter in ... Read more...

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Asteroid hit will be catastrophic for India, US, China


June 30th, 2011 - 7:17 pm ICT by IANS
London, June 30 (IANS) If an asteroid hits India, US or China, these countries will suffer a catastrophic loss of lives and be crippled beyond the possibility of any recovery, ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Pakistan’s apex court acquits five in Mukhtaran Mai rape case


April 21st, 2011 - 7:50 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, April 21 (IANS) Upholding a Lahore High Court verdict, a three-judge bench of the Pakistan Supreme Court Thursday acquitted five of the six accused in the Mukhtaran Mai rape ... Read more...

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Ensure Hepatitis-B vaccine in hospitals, Uttar Pradesh told (Lead)


April 16th, 2011 - 12:21 am ICT by IANS
Allahabad, April 15 (IANS) Taking serious note of a public suit filed by a fellow judge, Allahabad High Court Chief Justice F.I. Rebello Friday directed the Uttar Pradesh government to ... Read more...

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Judge’s complaint on Hepatitis-B to be heard as PIL


April 15th, 2011 - 3:22 pm ICT by IANS
Allahabad, April 15 (IANS) A complaint made by an Allahabad High Court judge against non-availability of a life saving drug in Uttar Pradesh hospitals is to be taken up for ... Read more...

Posted in Health |

Indian ambassador evacuated in Ivory Coast


April 8th, 2011 - 9:04 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 8 (IANS) India's ambassador to the war-ravaged West African nation of Cote d'Ivoire was evacuated from her residence following heavy fighting near the Indian mission in Abidjan ... Read more...

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Taj in danger from dry Yamuna, delegation tells president


March 24th, 2011 - 12:21 pm ICT by IANS
Agra, March 24 (IANS) The Taj Mahal was in grave danger from the dry Yamuna, Lok Sabha MP from Agra Ram Shankar Katheria has told President Pratibha Patil."The Taj's ... Read more...

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Australia to lose 45 animal species in 20 years


March 23rd, 2011 - 11:52 am ICT by IANS
Sydney, March 23 (IANS) Up to 45 native animal species in Western Australia will die within 20 years if no action is taken for their conservation, a study said Wednesday.Species ... Read more...

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Sherry Rehman next on terror hit list?


March 3rd, 2011 - 5:52 pm ICT by IANS
London, March 3 (IANS) With two of three Pakistani politicians who opposed the blasphemy law assassinated, friends of the third, the glamorous Sherry Rehman, now fear for her life.Gunmen have ... Read more...

Posted in South Asia |

Sherry Rehman may be next on Pak terror hitlist


March 3rd, 2011 - 1:19 pm ICT by ANI
Islamabad, Mar 3(ANI): Liberal Pakistan parliamentarian Sherry Rehman, who had proposed a bill to reform the nation's draconian blasphemy laws, may be next on the Pakistan extremists' hitlist.Of the three brave Pakistani ... Read more...

Posted in South Asia |

Somalian pirates threaten to kill captive Danish family


March 2nd, 2011 - 4:45 pm ICT by ANI
Copenhagen (Denmark), Mar. 2 (ANI): Somalian pirates have warned that they will kill a Danish couple and their three children if any attempt is made to rescue them.The Danish family was on ... Read more...

Posted in World |

RTI activist’s kin killed in retaliation for exposing pension fraud


February 13th, 2011 - 5:45 pm ICT by ANI
Fatehabad (Haryana), Feb 13 (ANI): Right to Information (RTI) activist Mahabir Singh had to pay a heavy price for exposing a pension scam in Haryana's Fatehabad District, as his daughter-in-law was allegedly ... Read more...

Posted in National |

HIV-infected teens ‘at high risk for pregnancy, complications’


February 2nd, 2011 - 3:06 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Feb 2 (ANI): Johns Hopkins scientists have revealed that teenage girls and young women infected with HIV get pregnant more often and suffer pregnancy complications more frequently than their HIV-negative peers.The ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Hindutva ‘terror groups’ threat to India: CPI-M


January 8th, 2011 - 3:17 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 8 (IANS) The Communist Party of India-Marxist (CPI-M) Saturday urged the government to pursue the investigation into bomb blasts blamed on "Hindutva terror groups", calling them a threat to ... Read more...

Posted in Politics |

Mark Waugh says teams have worked out “one-dimensional” Johnson


November 30th, 2010 - 1:31 pm ICT by ANI
Sydney, Nov 30(ANI): Former Australian batsman Mark Waugh is among the pundits concerned by fast bowler Mitchell Johnson's performance after he went wicketless, for the first time in his 39 Tests, in ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

Bono feared he would never walk after back surgery


October 24th, 2010 - 11:25 pm ICT by IANS
London, Oct 24 (IANS) U2 frontman Bono has revealed that he feared he would never walk again after undergoing emergency back surgery in Germany in May.He faced paralysis after a disc in ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Sounds of history ‘in grave danger of disappearing’, say US experts


October 1st, 2010 - 3:07 pm ICT by ANI
London, Oct 1 (ANI): Sound recordings which form a part of our cultural history are at the peril of disappearing, warns a comprehensive report from the US Library of Congress.The report has ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Smokers may be filtered out of workplace as they are ‘too much trouble’


September 30th, 2010 - 2:31 am ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Sep 29 (THAINDIAN NEWS) There is now another reason to kick the cigarette butt. According to reports a lobby group has said that smokers are in grave danger of being filtered out ... Read more...

Posted in Odd news |

‘Flesh-eating’ Brit rapist-murderer sentenced to 21 years imprisonment


September 18th, 2010 - 5:38 pm ICT by ANI
London, Sept 18 (ANI): A "sadistic" Broadmoor patient, Graham Fisher, has been jailed for 21 years after admitting killing two women in East Sussex in 1998 and eating flesh from one of ... Read more...

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Taliban regrouping in FATA to attack Punjab, Khyber Pakhtunkhwa


September 5th, 2010 - 1:36 pm ICT by ANI
Peshawar, Sept 5 (ANI): The Khyber Pakhtunkhwa government has claimed the Taliban is regrouping in the Federally Administered Tribal Areas (FATA) of Pakistan, in a bid to launch attacks on it ... Read more...

Posted in South Asia |

Toyota all set to recall 412,000 Avalon cars because of a steering issue


July 29th, 2010 - 10:31 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Tokyo, July 29 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Toyota has announced that it is recalling 412,000 passenger cars from the United States because of steering problems. The company said the vehicle's steering lock bar cast ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

India-Pakistan talks can never succeed, says former NSA Brajesh Mishra


July 21st, 2010 - 9:52 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, July 21 (ANI): Stating that India-Pakistan talks could never succeed as long as the armed forces were the rulers in Pakistan, the former National Security Advisor Brajesh Mishra on ... Read more...

Posted in National |

Is golf is giving up on Tiger Woods?


July 19th, 2010 - 1:56 pm ICT by ANI
London, July 19 (ANI): Tiger Woods is in grave danger of becoming just another golfer, and he realizes it.After yet another false start at the British Open, Woods admitted: "That has ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

I owe South Africa an apology: Khune


June 17th, 2010 - 3:09 pm ICT by IANS
Pretoria, June 17 (DPA) Itumeleng Khune, who Wednesday became only the second goalkeeper to be sent off at the World Cup finals, said he owes South Africa an apology. "Obviously the guys came ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

Paithani sarees get patent for protect against imitation


May 15th, 2010 - 9:13 pm ICT by ANI
By Abdul HadiPaithan (Aurangabad), May 15 (ANI): The handloom sarees from Paithan town in Maharashtra's Aurangabad region are known for their exquisite designs and unique quality.These sarees have been reckoned as royal ... Read more...

Posted in Feature |

Terry won’t captain England again: Capello


February 28th, 2010 - 1:22 pm ICT by ANI
London, Feb.28 (ANI): Coach Fabio Capello has said that John Terry will never again captain England.Terry had expressed the hope that he might regain the captaincy once the scandal had died ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

Pakistan lobs four rockets near Wagah border


January 9th, 2010 - 12:54 pm ICT by ANI
Attari, Jan 9 (ANI): At least four rockets were lobbed from Pakistani side in the fields near Attari, situated close to India-Pakistan border in Punjab at 12.40 am on Saturday.No casualty has ... Read more...

Posted in National |

Americans blame Britain for rise of Islamic extremism


December 31st, 2009 - 6:00 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Dec. 31 (ANI): The United States has accused Britain of being a "menace to the outside world" because of its perceived failure to tackle Islamic extremism. Senior policymakers in the United ... Read more...

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