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Court raps CBI on rural health scheme probe


August 30th, 2012 - 1:06 am ICT by IANS
Lucknow, Aug 29 (IANS) The Lucknow bench of the Allahabad High Court Wednesday rapped the CBI for the tardy progress in the multi-crore rupee National Rural Health Mission (NRHM) scandal.A ... Read more...

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Guerrilla module busted in Srinagar


August 22nd, 2012 - 12:02 am ICT by IANS
Srinagar, Aug 21 (IANS) A separatist guerrilla module has been busted in the Srinagar capital city with the arrest of two Kashmir Islamic Movement militants, and a huge cache of ... Read more...

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BJP activists demand action in Kashmir housing scam


May 12th, 2012 - 7:35 pm ICT by IANS
Jammu, May 12 (IANS) Hundreds of Bharatiya Janata Party activists held a protest demonstration here Saturday, demanding stern action against those found involved in the alleged multi-crore-rupee scam in ... Read more...

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Kashmir officials start radio collaring of leopards


March 19th, 2012 - 9:53 pm ICT by IANS
Srinagar, March 19 (IANS) Wildlife protection officials at the Dachigam National Park near Srinagar Monday started radio collaring of leopards to understand the home range and behavioural patterns of leopards ... Read more...

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Court allows Muslim scholar to hold meetings


March 15th, 2012 - 5:52 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, March 15 (IANS) The Bombay High Court has granted conditional permission to Pakistani-born Canadian Islamic scholar Maulana Tahirul Qadri to hold public meetings in the city, an official said ... Read more...

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Guerrillas shoot dead youth in Kashmir


February 19th, 2012 - 10:33 pm ICT by IANS
Srinagar, Feb 19 (IANS) A youth was shot dead by separatist guerrillas in north Kashmir's Sopore town Sunday, police said."Around 7.30 p.m. today (Sunday), militants shot at Omar Rasool Kaboo, ... Read more...

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Kashmir accountability commission issues notice to government


February 17th, 2012 - 11:46 pm ICT by IANS
Jammu, Feb 17 (IANS) The Jammu and Kashmir State Accountability Commission Friday asked the state government to explain how it had granted minister of state status to politicians heading ... Read more...

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Leopard caught in Srinagar


December 24th, 2011 - 3:07 pm ICT by IANS
Srinagar, Dec 24 (IANS) Fear gripped a densely-populated part of Srinagar Saturday after a leopard made a dramatic appearance. It was caged after it was tranquilized.The wildlife department sent experts ... Read more...

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Sudhindra’s seven-wicket haul puts Madhya Pradesh on top


December 15th, 2011 - 9:30 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Dec 15 (IANS) Madhya Pradesh fast bowler T.P. Sudhindra's seven-wicket haul in the first innings demolished Haryana as the hosts were bundled out for 126 and made to ... Read more...

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Ranji Trophy: Mukund’s double ton takes Tamil Nadu to 693/8


December 14th, 2011 - 10:54 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Dec 14 (IANS) Abhinav Mukund smashed a double century (220) as Tamil Nadu piled up 693/8 against Gujarat on the third day of their Ranji Trophy Elite League ... Read more...

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Inflation? What’s that, asks KBC’s only woman crorepati


November 8th, 2011 - 12:16 pm ICT by IANS
Giridih (Jharkhand), Nov 8 (IANS) She could well be the only housewife in India who is not bothered by price rise. Rahat Taslim, who won the Rs.1 crore (RS.10 ... Read more...

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CAG, SBM prevail in corporate cricket


September 2nd, 2011 - 10:43 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, Sep 2 (IANS) Comptroller and Auditor General of India (CAG) chalked up a surprise two-wicket win against fancied India Cements in a Group B league match of the Airtel ... Read more...

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Kashmir cautious ahead of India-Pakistan match


March 29th, 2011 - 2:17 pm ICT by IANS
Srinagar, March 29 (IANS) A day ahead of the World Cup semifinal clash between India and Pakistan in Mohali, authorities here are worried about the impact of the match on ... Read more...

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I stand by Dibakar: Anurag Kashyap


March 17th, 2011 - 6:27 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, March 17 (IANS) Director Anurag Kashyap has shot down casting couch allegations levelled against his friend, director Dibakar Banerjee, by actress Payal Rohatgi, saying a director of his generation ... Read more...

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Yuvraj will captain Pune Warriors in IPL 4


March 8th, 2011 - 6:04 pm ICT by IANS
Lucknow, March 8 (IANS) Yuvraj Singh was Tuesday named the captain of Pune Warriors for the fourth edition of the Indian Premier League (IPL).Yuvraj, who is having a good ... Read more...

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Three killed in Kashmir as protesters defy curfew, toll 93


September 17th, 2010 - 10:03 pm ICT by IANS
Srinagar, Sep 17 (IANS) Violence continued to sweep Kashmir Friday with three more youths killed in firing by the security forces as protesters defied the indefinite curfew imposed across the Valley. The ... Read more...

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Unrest in Kashmir affects dates business


August 26th, 2010 - 5:53 pm ICT by ANI
ByAfzal BhatSrinagar, Aug 26 (ANI): The dates business in Kashmir has gone down due to the ongoing violence in the valley.Traders and sellers say that August has seen a mere 10 ... Read more...

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Amarnath Yatra interrupted due to bad weather


July 22nd, 2010 - 2:01 pm ICT by IANS
Srinagar, July 22 (IANS) The Amarnath Yatra was Thursday interrupted as the pilgrims' trek from the north and south Kashmir base camps to the cave shrine was stopped due to inclement weather. "We ... Read more...

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Washerman beaten to death, politician held


July 11th, 2010 - 11:37 pm ICT by IANS
Ranchi, July 11 (IANS) A washerman was beaten to death by a politician for failing to iron his clothes in Jharkhand's Hazaribagh district Sunday, police said. The politician was arrested. The incident took ... Read more...

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Three youth killed in Anantnag firing


June 29th, 2010 - 7:36 pm ICT by IANS
Srinagar, June 29 (IANS) Three youth were killed and two others critically injured in south Kashmir's Anantnag town Tuesday when security men fired on protesters who had attacked their vehicle, police said. ... Read more...

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No justification for Kashmir employees’ strike: court


April 14th, 2010 - 12:50 am ICT by IANS
Srinagar, April 13 (IANS) The Jammu and Kashmir High Court Tuesday ruled that there was no legal or moral justification for the government employees to go on strike and told the state ... Read more...

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Shah Rukh receives Global Entertainment award


March 18th, 2010 - 11:47 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, March 18 (IANS) Bollywood superstar Shah Rukh Khan was presented the Global Entertainment and Media Personality award at the FICCI Frames 2010 Excellence Awards here Thursday. "Thank you so much to ... Read more...

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Shutdown in Kashmir continues for eighth day over teenagers’ killing


February 8th, 2010 - 6:19 pm ICT by ANI
Srinagr, Feb.8 (ANI): Shutdown in Kashmir region continued for the eighth consecutive day following separatists outrage over the recently killing of two teenagers allegedly by security forces during an agitation.All shops, ... Read more...

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Policeman injured in Kashmir grenade attack


January 27th, 2010 - 10:11 pm ICT by IANS
Srinagar, Jan 27 (IANS) One policeman was injured in north Kashmir's Ganderbal district Wednesday evening when separatist guerrillas attacked a police vehicle, officials said. The militants hurled a grenade at the passing vehicle ... Read more...

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Amitabh, Kareena bag top honours at Stardust awards


January 18th, 2010 - 8:39 pm ICT by IANS
By Dibyojyoti Baksi Mumbai, Jan 18 (IANS) Megastar Amitabh Bachchan has bagged the Reader's Choice best actor award for the movie "Paa" while Kareena Kapoor was adjudged best actress for "Kurbaan" ... Read more...

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Livestock sellers earn huge profits in Kashmir ahead of Eid festival


November 26th, 2009 - 3:24 pm ICT by ANI
Srinagar (Jammu and Kashmir), Nov 26 (ANI): The livestock sellers here are making huge profits ahead of the Eid-Al-Adha, the feast of sacrifice.Eid-Al-Adha, also known as Eid-ul-Zuha or Bakr-Eid, is celebrated every ... Read more...

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350 stranded passengers rescued in Kashmir


November 26th, 2009 - 3:08 pm ICT by IANS
Srinagar, Nov 26 (IANS) At least 350 passengers stranded at the Zojilla pass in Jammu and Kashmir's Gandherbal district due to heavy snowfall have been rescued, police said Thursday. "More than 150 ... Read more...

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J-K youth register themselves at employment exchange


September 24th, 2009 - 9:58 pm ICT by ANI
Srinagar, Sep 24(ANI): Unemployed youth of Jammu Kashmir assembled outside the employment exchanges on Thursday to register their names following reports that the State Government is likely to announce an employment policy ... Read more...

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Uttar Pradesh cops booked for hiding facts in murder case


June 29th, 2009 - 12:55 pm ICT by IANS
Lucknow, June 29 (IANS) A case has been lodged against three policemen for disposing off the body of a kidnapped youth and concealing facts in a murder case in Uttar Pradesh's Kushinagar ... Read more...

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Azad’s fate sealed in sixth phase of Jammu and Kashmir polling


December 17th, 2008 - 8:38 pm ICT by IANS
Jammu, Dec 17 (IANS) Former Jammu and Kashmir chief minister Ghulam Nabi Azad's fate is dependent on the outcome of the poll held in his Bhaderwah constituency Wednesday in the sixth phase ... Read more...

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Clashes continue in Srinagar


September 13th, 2008 - 3:27 pm ICT by ANI
Srinagar, Sept 13 (ANI): Violent clashes between security forces and agitators continued for the second day today in Maisuma area of Srinagar. Several slogan-shouting protesters took out a procession from Maisuma locality. ... Read more...

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Three killed in Amarnath Yatra road accident


June 23rd, 2008 - 10:15 pm ICT by IANS
Srinagar, June 23 (IANS) Three people, two pilgrims and a driver, were killed while six others were injured Monday in a road accident near Baltal base camp of the Amarnath Yatra in ... Read more...

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Full bench of Kashmir High Court hears sex scam case


May 12th, 2008 - 6:41 pm ICT by admin
Srinagar, May 12 (IANS) A full bench of the Jammu and Kashmir High Court Monday heard the sex scandal case that had rocked the Kashmir Valley two years back. Renowned advocate Zafar ... Read more...

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Security forces kill Hizb commander, deputy commander of Baramulla


April 24th, 2008 - 1:33 am ICT by admin
Srinagar Apr 23 (ANI): Jammu and Kashmir Police and Indian Army on Wednesday gunned down two top militants of the banned Hizbul Mujahideen in a joint operation at Khawaja Bagh of ... Read more...

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