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Bihar engineer in Saudi custody: Government to SC (Second Lead)


July 9th, 2012 - 9:16 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 9 (IANS) The government Monday told the Supreme Court that Bihar engineer Fasih Mehmood had been detained by the Saudi Arabian authorities on suspicion of terror links.Additional ... Read more...

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Probing threats to CBI, Bhanwari case witnesses: Government


March 3rd, 2012 - 10:26 pm ICT by IANS
Jodhpur, March 3 (IANS) The Rajasthan government Saturday told the high court that allegations of threats to the Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) officers and witnesses in the case of ... Read more...

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Bhanwari case: Court seeks action against threats to CBI


February 27th, 2012 - 11:42 pm ICT by IANS
Jodhpur, Feb 27 (IANS) The Rajasthan High Court Monday sought an explanation from the state government and directed it to take action on the CBI allegations that investigators and witnesses ... Read more...

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Bhanwari Devi case: CBI getting threats, court told


February 21st, 2012 - 6:19 pm ICT by IANS
Jodhpur, Feb 21 (IANS) The Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) told the Rajasthan High Court Tuesday that investigators and witnesses were getting threats in the missing nurse Bhanwari Devi case.The ... Read more...

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CBI may tell court missing nurse is dead


February 20th, 2012 - 11:28 pm ICT by IANS
Jodhpur, Feb 20 (IANS) The Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) is likely to file a report in the Rajasthan High Court Tuesday sttating that missing nurse Bhanwari Devi is dead, ... Read more...

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Bhanwari was killed at politician’s behest, says CBI


January 10th, 2012 - 2:04 pm ICT by IANS
Jaipur, Jan 10 (IANS) The Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) Tuesday confirmed before the Rajasthan High Court that missing nurse Bhanwari Devi was killed at the behest of a politician, ... Read more...

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Court tells police to trace, reunite minor boy with mother (Lead)


December 13th, 2011 - 11:35 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Dec 13 (IANS) The Delhi High Court Tuesday directed the police to present before it by Dec 15 a two-year-old boy whose mother alleged that he had been ... Read more...

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Nepal’s apex court comes to Tibetan refugees’ aid


September 23rd, 2011 - 12:52 pm ICT by IANS
Kathmandu, Sep 23 (IANS) Nepal's apex court has come to the aid of nearly two dozen Tibetan refugees who were arrested after fleeing Tibet to go to India, asking the ... Read more...

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Court probes finances of woman seeking son’s custody (Lead)


August 10th, 2011 - 11:40 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 10 (IANS) The Supreme Court Wednesday sought details on the economic status of a Muslim woman who wants her 14-year-old son, lost eight years ago and being ... Read more...

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‘Deivathirumagal’ - a winner for its emotional appeal (Tamil Movie Review; Rating:***1/2)


July 16th, 2011 - 6:34 pm ICT by IANS
Film: "Deivathirumagal"; Cast: Vikram, Anushka, Amala Paul, Nasser, Santhanam, Baby Sara, T. Gee Mahendra, M.S. Bhaskar; Director: Vijay, Producer: M. Chinthamani and Ronnie Screwvala; Music: G.V. Prakashkumar; Lyrics: Na. Muthukumar; Cinematography: ... Read more...

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Court declines Muslim man’s plea for custody of son


June 17th, 2011 - 9:59 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 17 (IANS) The Delhi High Court has rejected a Muslim man's petition for custody of his seven-year-old son from his former wife, who lives in Hyderabad.The ... Read more...

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Court allows two girl friends to live together


April 22nd, 2011 - 11:13 pm ICT by IANS
Raipur, April 22 (IANS) Two girls, who wanted to live together despite's their parents' objection, have realised their wish after the Chhattisgarh High Court allowed them to do so.Neha Singhania, ... Read more...

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CBI raids ex-legislator’s houses in Madhya Pradesh


March 16th, 2011 - 8:35 pm ICT by IANS
Bhopal, March 16 (IANS) The Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) Wednesday conducted searches at houses of former Madhya Pradesh legislator Kishore Samrite in connection with the fake ... Read more...

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Man accuses Rahul of gangrape, fined Rs.50 lakh


March 7th, 2011 - 5:28 pm ICT by IANS
Lucknow, March 7 (IANS) The Lucknow bench of the Allahabad High Court Monday fined a petitioner Rs.50 lakh for falsely accusing Congress general secretary Rahul Gandhi of gangrape of ... Read more...

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ISI, Defence and Interior ministries hauled to court in missing persons’ cases


February 16th, 2011 - 4:56 pm ICT by ANI
Peshawar, Feb 16(ANI): The Peshawar High Court (PHC) has reissued notices to Pakistan's premier spy agency Inter-Services Intelligence (ISI), the Defence Ministry and the Interior Ministry in connection with a number of ... Read more...

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Ethnic Indian challenges detention by Malaysian Air Force


January 4th, 2011 - 5:01 pm ICT by IANS
Kuala Lumpur, Jan 4 (IANS) A Malaysian high court Tuesday fixed Jan 17 to hear the application of former Sgt. N. Tharmendran challenging his detention. Tharmendran, an ethnic Indian, served the Royal ... Read more...

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Liberty most valuable right: Apex court


September 29th, 2010 - 10:20 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 29 (IANS) The Supreme Court has said individual liberty was one of the "most valuable" and "cherished" fundamental rights guaranteed under the constitution. "In India, utmost importance is given ... Read more...

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LiLo expected to leave jail soon


September 25th, 2010 - 12:02 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Sep 25 (ANI): Lindsay Lohan may soon be a free woman after a judge agreed with her lawyer that the star is entitled to bail.A Los Angeles judge, on Friday ... Read more...

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Musharraf’s new party receiving ‘overwhelming’ response, claims aide


September 18th, 2010 - 3:47 pm ICT by ANI
Peshawar, Sept 18 (ANI): Former Pakistani military ruler Pervez Musharraf 's newly formed party- All Pakistan Muslim League (APML)- is receiving 'overwhelming' response from the public in Khyber Pakhtunkhwa province, and ... Read more...

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Azad killing: Andhra police chief rules out judicial probe


August 29th, 2010 - 7:05 pm ICT by IANS
Hyderabad, Aug 29 (IANS) The Andhra Pradesh Police Sunday said there was no need for a judicial probe into the killing of top Maoist leader Azad in a gunfight but promised ... Read more...

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Plea alleging misconduct by Gujarat judge withdrawn


August 26th, 2010 - 8:00 pm ICT by IANS
Gandhinagar, Aug 26 (IANS) An advocate, who alleged misconduct by a Gujarat High Court judge and the registrar in granting interim bail to a leading businessman, withdrew his petition Thursday after the ... Read more...

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German man’s plea to trace Indian mother dismissed


August 16th, 2010 - 9:11 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 16 (IANS) The Supreme Court Monday dismissed a suit filed by a 37-year-old German man of Indian origin seeking the whereabouts of his biological mother and claiming genetic link ... Read more...

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Court lets married couple live together


July 23rd, 2010 - 12:34 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 22 (IANS) The Delhi High Court Thursday allowed a woman to live with her husband after she was forcibly restrained at home by her parents for marrying a man ... Read more...

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Joran Van Der Sloot’s Request To Nullify His Confession, Denied By Judge


June 29th, 2010 - 7:10 pm ICT by GD
By Gina Gomez Lima, Peru, June 29, (THAINDIAN NEWS) A superior court judge in Lima has rejected the request made by Joran van der Sloot to retract his confession last month with regard ... Read more...

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Is a minor’s marriage with consent legal?


June 11th, 2010 - 9:04 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 11 (IANS) The Delhi High Court Friday asked a larger bench to consider whether or not a minor's marriage, conducted with her/his consent, is to be declared ... Read more...

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CBI asked to probe minors’ trafficking by placement agency


May 28th, 2010 - 8:34 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi May 28 (IANS) The Delhi High Court Friday ordered a Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) probe into allegations that the owner of a placement agency here was involved in trafficking ... Read more...

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Court comes to rescue of girl pushed into flesh trade


May 9th, 2010 - 2:48 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 9 (IANS) Coming to the rescue of a woman who was pushed into the flesh trade, Delhi High Court has directed a lawyer to make arrangements for her rehabilitation. A ... Read more...

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Kerala youths still missing at sea, families distraught


April 30th, 2010 - 11:36 am ICT by IANS
By Sanu George Thiruvananthapuram, April 30 (IANS) Three different families from Kerala have been running from pillar to post for over a year because their sons, all into their first jobs in ... Read more...

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Businessman Rajesh Adani allowed to travel across country


April 9th, 2010 - 10:15 pm ICT by IANS
Gandhinagar, April 9 (IANS) The Gujarat High Court Friday permitted businessman Rajesh Adani to travel across the country after granting amendment in his conditional bail application. However, Justice H.B. Antani imposed a condition ... Read more...

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Honour killing victim’s husband told to approach another court


March 26th, 2010 - 9:14 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 26 (IANS) The Delhi High Court Friday directed the husband of Monika Dagar, allegedly killed by her family members for marrying against their wishes, to approach an appropriate court ... Read more...

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Adani bail: Petition seeks action against judge


March 11th, 2010 - 7:43 pm ICT by IANS
Ahmedabad, March 11 (IANS) A public suit filed in the Gujarat High Court has sought action against a judge and enquiry against the registrar for giving interim bail to businessman Rajesh Adani, ... Read more...

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Apex court dismisses plea by urea scam accused’s wife


January 5th, 2010 - 6:30 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 5 (IANS) The Supreme Court Tuesday dismissed a lawsuit seeking that the CBI be directed to produce before the court a Brazilian citizen facing trial here since mid-1990s for ... Read more...

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Activist’s family alleges harassment by Chhattisgarh police


November 27th, 2009 - 8:44 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Nov 27 (IANS) A rights organisation has highlighted the case of an activist in Chhattisgarh who they claim has been arrested by the state police and was being coerced to ... Read more...

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High court suspects honour killing, raps Ghaziabad police


November 17th, 2009 - 9:38 pm ICT by IANS
News Delhi, Nov 17 (IANS) Expressing dissatisfaction with the Ghaziabad police's investigation in the mysterious death of a girl who had married against her family's wishes, the Delhi High Court Tuesday asked ... Read more...

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Woman denies ‘love jihad’, court lets her to go with lover


November 13th, 2009 - 6:42 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore, Nov 13 (IANS) The Karnataka High Court Friday allowed a woman to go with her Muslim husband as the state police sought more time to complete their probe into reports of ... Read more...

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